The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 22 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing HP 7 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.34% 14.29% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 10.61% 20.97% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £72,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
HP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Vendors Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 62 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 50.38% 68.13% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 32
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Brentwood

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) QA
3 5 (35.71%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) TestDirector
4 4 (28.57%) VBA
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Nagios
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (21.43%) SLA
5 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Splunk
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Opsview
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (14.29%) IBM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) TestDirector
2 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) JMeter
4 1 (7.14%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Test Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Testing Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Testing Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Test Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) AS400
2 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) BCP
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) VBA
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
2 2 (14.29%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) AWK
2 2 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) RHCE
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (14.29%) Opsview
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds