The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 43 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HP 4 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.47% - 4.01%
As % of the Vendors category 3.74% - 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £32,500 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
HP
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
107 61 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 39.19% 31.94% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80 58 128
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

HP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

HP Salary Trend in Cheltenham

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (36.36%) VMware
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 3 (27.27%) JMeter
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
2 3 (27.27%) Ranorex
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (27.27%) JMeter
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
1 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
1 3 (27.27%) Ranorex
2 2 (18.18%) WatiN
2 2 (18.18%) TestComplete
2 2 (18.18%) FitNesse
2 2 (18.18%) WATIR
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) QA Tester
3 3 (27.27%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Tester
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) COM
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
1 3 (27.27%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) RHCE
3 1 (9.09%) LPIC
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Websense
4 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
4 1 (9.09%) Vizioncore