The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheltenham region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 45 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing HP 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.36% 2.86% 3.90%
As % of the Vendors category 3.36% 6.98% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 11
Average salary £30,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £46,250 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
119 86 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 40.48% 40.95% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 89 82 160
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
Gloucestershire

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 July 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 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) Symantec
3 6 (35.29%) HPUX
3 6 (35.29%) Solaris
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) NetBackup
5 4 (23.53%) vSphere
5 4 (23.53%) ISEB
5 4 (23.53%) NetApp
5 4 (23.53%) UNIX
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) C++
6 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (17.65%) Clustering
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) JMeter
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (17.65%) JMeter
1 3 (17.65%) Ranorex
1 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) WatiN
2 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
2 2 (11.76%) TestComplete
2 2 (11.76%) WATIR
General
1 1 (5.88%) Military
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) QA Tester
3 3 (17.65%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) QA Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) COM
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) HPUX
1 6 (35.29%) Solaris
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Information Security
2 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Management
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
3 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.88%) MCITP
5 1 (5.88%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Symantec
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) NetApp
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Brocade
5 2 (11.76%) Veritas
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) JBoss
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Websense
6 1 (5.88%) Mitel
6 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
6 1 (5.88%) Vizioncore
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago