The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Brentwood region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 16 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing HP 4 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.48% 8.93% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 9.76% 13.33% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
41 75 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 56.16% 66.96% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 22
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
Essex

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

HP
Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP across the Brentwood region.

HP Salary Trend in Brentwood

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (28.57%) VBScript
3 4 (28.57%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Nagios
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) ISEB
4 3 (21.43%) QA
4 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) Splunk
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Opsview
5 2 (14.29%) JBoss

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.14%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Manager
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) AS400
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Wealth Management
4 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) BCP
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) VBScript
1 4 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) AWK
2 2 (14.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) RHCE
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (21.43%) Nagios
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (14.29%) Opsview
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) TippingPoint