The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 62 27 51
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +24
Permanent jobs citing HP 10 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.45% 6.57% 1.96%
As % of the Vendors category 3.12% 14.13% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 10
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £72,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
HP
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
321 184 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.66% 46.46% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 263 157 175
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,342 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

HP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

HP Salary Trend in Cardiff

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 18 (56.25%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) VMware
4 16 (50.00%) Firewall
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) CCNA
6 11 (34.38%) Dell
6 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
6 11 (34.38%) SAN
6 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (25.00%) Project Management
8 8 (25.00%) Clustering
9 7 (21.88%) MCITP
9 7 (21.88%) VLAN
9 7 (21.88%) WatchGuard
9 7 (21.88%) SonicWALL
9 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (21.88%) HSRP
9 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
9 7 (21.88%) VRRP
9 7 (21.88%) CCNP
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 5 (15.63%) ITIL
10 5 (15.63%) Citrix
10 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) Mentoring

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) ArcGIS
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) IaaS
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) SAN
2 11 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (21.88%) VLAN
3 7 (21.88%) HSRP
3 7 (21.88%) VRRP
4 4 (12.50%) NAS
4 4 (12.50%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) WLAN
4 4 (12.50%) WAN
4 4 (12.50%) DHCP
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 4 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) Internet
4 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Project Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Storage Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) REST
1 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 2 (6.25%) Spring
1 2 (6.25%) JSF
1 2 (6.25%) SOAP
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) e-Health
4 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
3 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
4 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
4 3 (9.38%) Line Management
4 3 (9.38%) Resilience Testing
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Release Management
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (37.50%) CCNA
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (21.88%) MCITP
3 7 (21.88%) CCNP
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.13%) MCP
8 1 (3.13%) MCSE
8 1 (3.13%) CCENT
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) WSUS
1 4 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) SCOM
3 2 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (6.25%) OpenView
4 1 (3.13%) OPNET
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (34.38%) Dell
5 7 (21.88%) WatchGuard
5 7 (21.88%) SonicWALL
5 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
6 5 (15.63%) Citrix
7 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 4 (12.50%) NetApp
8 3 (9.38%) McAfee
8 3 (9.38%) IBM
8 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.25%) CA
10 1 (3.13%) Remedy
10 1 (3.13%) Juniper
10 1 (3.13%) BMC
10 1 (3.13%) Compuware
10 1 (3.13%) EMC
10 1 (3.13%) NetScout