The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 77 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing HP 43 40 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.39% 2.54% 3.45%
As % of the Vendors category 5.17% 6.01% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 52
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
HP
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
831 666 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.24% 42.29% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 669 498 648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

HP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

HP Salary Trend in Cheshire

HP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

HP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +17 13 £18,500 -15.90% 1
Knutsford -1 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Chester +12 3 £25,250 -26.27% 2
Wilmslow -4 1 £39,000 +81.39% 1
Macclesfield - 1 £72,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £33,000 - 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 45 (48.91%) Cisco
2 42 (45.65%) Microsoft
3 39 (42.39%) VMware
4 37 (40.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (34.78%) SLA
6 31 (33.70%) EMC
6 31 (33.70%) Windows
7 30 (32.61%) ITIL
7 30 (32.61%) Finance
8 28 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 27 (29.35%) MCP
10 26 (28.26%) Citrix
10 26 (28.26%) Security Cleared
11 25 (27.17%) MS Office
12 23 (25.00%) SC Cleared
13 22 (23.91%) NetApp
13 22 (23.91%) Service Management
14 21 (22.83%) Lotus
14 21 (22.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 21 (22.83%) OpenView
14 21 (22.83%) IBM Notes
15 17 (18.48%) SCCM
16 16 (17.39%) Dell
16 16 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (16.30%) MCSE
17 15 (16.30%) MS Exchange
17 15 (16.30%) Symantec
17 15 (16.30%) XenApp
18 14 (15.22%) CCNA

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 21 (22.83%) IBM Notes
2 15 (16.30%) MS Exchange
3 13 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.61%) Lync
5 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.43%) IIS
6 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.26%) JBoss
8 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.09%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 28 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 25 (27.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) SAN
2 13 (14.13%) VPN
3 11 (11.96%) LAN
4 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.78%) WAN
5 9 (9.78%) Firewall
6 8 (8.70%) DHCP
6 8 (8.70%) DNS
7 7 (7.61%) Wireless
7 7 (7.61%) VLAN
7 7 (7.61%) iSCSI
8 6 (6.52%) NAS
9 5 (5.43%) ADSL
10 4 (4.35%) VDSL
11 3 (3.26%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.17%) Network Security
12 2 (2.17%) Wireshark
12 2 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) DB2
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Local Government
3 7 (7.61%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Analyst
2 21 (22.83%) Service Analyst
2 21 (22.83%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (16.30%) Citrix Support
4 14 (15.22%) Support Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Citrix Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Storage Specialist
6 7 (7.61%) Consultant
6 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) IT Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Problem Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Citrix Specialist
9 3 (3.26%) Citrix Support Specialist
9 3 (3.26%) Support Specialist
9 3 (3.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.17%) Clustering
3 2 (2.17%) Celerra
4 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.09%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.70%) Windows
2 10 (10.87%) Linux
2 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.78%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
4 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.35%) AIX
6 2 (2.17%) HPUX
6 2 (2.17%) Solaris
6 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.17%) CentOS
6 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) ITIL
2 22 (23.91%) Service Management
3 12 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 9 (9.78%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (8.70%) Project Management
6 7 (7.61%) Benchmarking
6 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.61%) Data Management
6 7 (7.61%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.52%) Migration
7 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (4.35%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.35%) Time Management
9 4 (4.35%) Change Management
9 4 (4.35%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.35%) Network Design
10 3 (3.26%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (3.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) SQL
2 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) MCP
2 26 (28.26%) Security Cleared
3 23 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (16.30%) MCSE
6 14 (15.22%) CCNA
7 11 (11.96%) MCITP
8 8 (8.70%) MCTS
9 7 (7.61%) CCNP
9 7 (7.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (6.52%) VCP4
11 4 (4.35%) JNCIA
12 3 (3.26%) MCSA
13 2 (2.17%) CCIE
13 2 (2.17%) RHCE
13 2 (2.17%) A+ Certification
13 2 (2.17%) Avaya Certification
13 2 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (34.78%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (40.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.30%) XenApp
3 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.96%) XenDesktop
4 11 (11.96%) VMware ESX
5 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
6 5 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.26%) vSphere
8 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.09%) vCloud
9 1 (1.09%) Firmware
9 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (22.83%) OpenView
1 21 (22.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 17 (18.48%) SCCM
3 4 (4.35%) SCOM
3 4 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (4.35%) Nagios
3 4 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.35%) BladeLogic
4 3 (3.26%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.17%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.17%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.09%) WSUS
6 1 (1.09%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (48.91%) Cisco
2 42 (45.65%) Microsoft
3 39 (42.39%) VMware
4 31 (33.70%) EMC
5 26 (28.26%) Citrix
6 22 (23.91%) NetApp
7 21 (22.83%) Lotus
8 16 (17.39%) Dell
9 15 (16.30%) Symantec
10 13 (14.13%) IBM
11 11 (11.96%) Juniper
12 7 (7.61%) Apple
12 7 (7.61%) Brocade
13 4 (4.35%) McAfee
13 4 (4.35%) NETGEAR
13 4 (4.35%) Trend Micro
13 4 (4.35%) Tripwire
13 4 (4.35%) BMC
13 4 (4.35%) CA
14 3 (3.26%) Oracle
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