The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 82 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing HP 34 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.85% 1.95% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 5.01% 4.57% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 27
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,250 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
678 678 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.83% 42.59% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 526 576 642
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

HP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

HP Salary Trend in Cambridge

HP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 30 (62.50%) VMware
2 23 (47.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 20 (41.67%) ITIL
5 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
5 19 (39.58%) Dell
6 18 (37.50%) Red Hat
6 18 (37.50%) Windows
6 18 (37.50%) Linux
7 17 (35.42%) Perl
7 17 (35.42%) SAN
7 17 (35.42%) Bash Shell
8 16 (33.33%) NetApp
9 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
10 14 (29.17%) LAN
10 14 (29.17%) WAN
10 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
11 13 (27.08%) SQL
11 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
11 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (25.00%) Firewall
12 12 (25.00%) Oracle
12 12 (25.00%) Python
12 12 (25.00%) IBM
12 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (25.00%) SCCM
12 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (22.92%) Test Automation
13 11 (22.92%) Solaris
13 11 (22.92%) Scrum

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (10.42%) IIS
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.17%) Documentum
4 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) iPlanet
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) SaaS
1 7 (14.58%) PaaS
1 7 (14.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) SAN
2 14 (29.17%) LAN
2 14 (29.17%) WAN
3 12 (25.00%) Firewall
4 7 (14.58%) VoIP
5 5 (10.42%) VPN
6 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (8.33%) DNS
6 4 (8.33%) DHCP
6 4 (8.33%) VLAN
7 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) MySQL
3 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (6.25%) NUnit
2 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.25%) JUnit
2 3 (6.25%) Selenium
2 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.08%) QALoad
General
1 8 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) UNIX Administrator
1 9 (18.75%) Administrator
1 9 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (16.67%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Service Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Tester
7 3 (6.25%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.17%) EDI
2 2 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (2.08%) JCE
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Open Source
2 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.42%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.42%) Firmware
4 4 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (6.25%) Replication
5 3 (6.25%) IPTV
5 3 (6.25%) iPhone
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.17%) DataPower
7 1 (2.08%) Clustering
7 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.08%) HACMP
7 1 (2.08%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (22.92%) Solaris
4 10 (20.83%) UNIX
5 9 (18.75%) Ubuntu
5 9 (18.75%) CentOS
6 7 (14.58%) Windows Phone
6 7 (14.58%) Apple iOS
6 7 (14.58%) Android
7 2 (4.17%) AIX
7 2 (4.17%) HPUX
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.92%) Test Automation
3 11 (22.92%) Scrum
4 8 (16.67%) Migration
4 8 (16.67%) TDD
5 7 (14.58%) Asset Management
5 7 (14.58%) DevOps
6 5 (10.42%) Refactoring
6 5 (10.42%) Network Management
7 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.33%) Network Design
7 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Perl
1 17 (35.42%) Bash Shell
2 13 (27.08%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) Java
5 3 (6.25%) PHP
5 3 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (2.08%) C
6 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.33%) CCNA
4 4 (8.33%) MCSA
5 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.25%) MCTS
5 3 (6.25%) MCITP
5 3 (6.25%) MCSE
5 3 (6.25%) VCAP
5 3 (6.25%) VTSP
5 3 (6.25%) VCDX
5 3 (6.25%) NCDA
5 3 (6.25%) NCIE
6 1 (2.08%) CISMP
6 1 (2.08%) CEH
6 1 (2.08%) CISSP
6 1 (2.08%) ISEB
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 23 (47.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
4 8 (16.67%) KVM
5 5 (10.42%) ISA Server
5 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.08%) NFS
6 1 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.08%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.08%) PowerHA
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) SCCM
2 9 (18.75%) Puppet
3 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (10.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (6.25%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.08%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) VMware
2 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 19 (39.58%) Dell
4 18 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 16 (33.33%) NetApp
6 12 (25.00%) Oracle
6 12 (25.00%) IBM
7 10 (20.83%) Citrix
8 9 (18.75%) Sun
9 8 (16.67%) Veeam
9 8 (16.67%) Hitachi
10 7 (14.58%) Apple
10 7 (14.58%) Cisco
10 7 (14.58%) Red Gate
11 6 (12.50%) Symantec
12 3 (6.25%) SAP
13 2 (4.17%) Informatica
13 2 (4.17%) Axway
14 1 (2.08%) Vertica