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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 91 82 96
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing HP 27 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.51% 1.67% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 4.24% 4.17% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 22
Average salary £43,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.96% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,950 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
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
637 624 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.57% 40.18% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 498 521 638
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 29 September 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 23 (54.76%) VMware
2 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 21 (50.00%) Dell
4 18 (42.86%) Linux
5 17 (40.48%) Windows
5 17 (40.48%) Red Hat
6 16 (38.10%) ITIL
6 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (35.71%) Bash Shell
7 15 (35.71%) Perl
8 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 13 (30.95%) IBM
9 13 (30.95%) Oracle
10 12 (28.57%) Solaris
10 12 (28.57%) NetApp
11 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
11 11 (26.19%) UNIX
11 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
12 10 (23.81%) CentOS
12 10 (23.81%) SCCM
12 10 (23.81%) MySQL
12 10 (23.81%) SQL
12 10 (23.81%) LAN
12 10 (23.81%) WAN
12 10 (23.81%) Ubuntu
13 9 (21.43%) Citrix
13 9 (21.43%) Python
13 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) IIS
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.76%) Documentum
5 2 (4.76%) iPlanet
5 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.05%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) SaaS
1 7 (16.67%) PaaS
1 7 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) LAN
1 10 (23.81%) WAN
2 8 (19.05%) SAN
3 5 (11.90%) Firewall
3 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) DHCP
4 3 (7.14%) VoIP
5 2 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (4.76%) LDAP
6 1 (2.38%) IPv4
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (7.14%) JUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) NUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.38%) QALoad
3 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (19.05%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (19.05%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) QA Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) EDI
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.76%) Middleware
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) J2EE
3 1 (2.38%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Open Source
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) Replication
2 3 (7.14%) IPTV
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) iPhone
3 2 (4.76%) DataPower
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) HACMP
4 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.38%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Windows
3 12 (28.57%) Solaris
4 11 (26.19%) UNIX
5 10 (23.81%) Ubuntu
5 10 (23.81%) CentOS
6 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (16.67%) Windows Phone
7 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 7 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (4.76%) AIX
8 2 (4.76%) HPUX
8 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) ITIL
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Line Management
3 8 (19.05%) Scrum
3 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 7 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 6 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (11.90%) TDD
7 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.52%) DevOps
8 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Black-Box Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Perl
1 15 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 10 (23.81%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) VCDX
2 3 (7.14%) NCDA
2 3 (7.14%) NCIE
2 3 (7.14%) VCAP
2 3 (7.14%) VTSP
2 3 (7.14%) MCTS
2 3 (7.14%) MCITP
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) MCSA
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) CISMP
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.90%) KVM
5 3 (7.14%) ISA Server
5 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.76%) NFS
6 2 (4.76%) Firmware
6 2 (4.76%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.38%) vSphere
7 1 (2.38%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) Puppet
3 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (7.14%) FortiGate
5 3 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (4.76%) CFEngine
7 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) VMware
2 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 21 (50.00%) Dell
4 17 (40.48%) Red Hat
5 13 (30.95%) Oracle
5 13 (30.95%) IBM
6 12 (28.57%) NetApp
7 9 (21.43%) Citrix
8 7 (16.67%) Apple
8 7 (16.67%) Red Gate
9 6 (14.29%) Sun
10 5 (11.90%) Hitachi
11 4 (9.52%) Symantec
11 4 (9.52%) Veeam
12 3 (7.14%) SAP
12 3 (7.14%) Cisco
13 2 (4.76%) Informatica
13 2 (4.76%) Axway
13 2 (4.76%) Vertica
14 1 (2.38%) 3PAR