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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 77 86 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -31
Permanent jobs citing HP 43 38 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.51% 2.13% 4.58%
As % of the Vendors category 5.39% 5.15% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 66
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
798 738 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.56% 41.44% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 610 524 643
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Knutsford -2 12 £33,500 -33.00% 2
Warrington +8 10 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Chester +5 1 £20,500 -28.07% 4
Runcorn -5 1 £33,000 -17.50%
Wilmslow -5 1 £39,000 +85.71%
Crewe - 1 £31,500 - 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 44 (47.83%) Windows
2 39 (42.39%) VMware
3 37 (40.22%) Cisco
4 35 (38.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
5 33 (35.87%) Finance
6 31 (33.70%) ITIL
7 27 (29.35%) Dell
8 24 (26.09%) MCP
8 24 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 23 (25.00%) Citrix
9 23 (25.00%) SLA
10 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
11 20 (21.74%) SQL
11 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (21.74%) Security Cleared
12 19 (20.65%) EMC
12 19 (20.65%) CCNA
12 19 (20.65%) MS Office
13 18 (19.57%) Active Directory
13 18 (19.57%) IBM
13 18 (19.57%) Hyper-V
13 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (19.57%) SC Cleared
13 18 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (18.48%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (17.39%) NetApp
15 16 (17.39%) SAN
15 16 (17.39%) MCSE

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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%) MS Exchange
2 18 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (18.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (15.22%) IBM Notes
5 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.43%) Exstream Dialogue
6 4 (4.35%) IIS
6 4 (4.35%) JBoss
6 4 (4.35%) Papyrus
6 4 (4.35%) StreamWeaver
7 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.26%) Lync
8 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 19 (20.65%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Exstream
2 1 (1.09%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) SAN
2 14 (15.22%) DHCP
2 14 (15.22%) DNS
3 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
3 13 (14.13%) VPN
4 12 (13.04%) Firewall
5 10 (10.87%) VLAN
5 10 (10.87%) LAN
6 9 (9.78%) WAN
6 9 (9.78%) ADSL
6 9 (9.78%) VDSL
6 9 (9.78%) NAS
7 7 (7.61%) HTTP
8 5 (5.43%) Wireless
9 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.35%) SSL
10 2 (2.17%) OSPF
10 2 (2.17%) BGP
10 2 (2.17%) EIGRP
10 2 (2.17%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (35.87%) Finance
2 11 (11.96%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.43%) Local Government
4 2 (2.17%) Back Office
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Service Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (11.96%) IT Manager
4 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Citrix Support
6 7 (7.61%) Citrix Engineer
6 7 (7.61%) Storage Specialist
6 7 (7.61%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Test Manager
7 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Performance Test Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Performance Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Developer
9 4 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.26%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (3.26%) Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) HTML
1 7 (7.61%) .NET
1 7 (7.61%) J2EE
1 7 (7.61%) ODBC
1 7 (7.61%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.30%) Mainframe
2 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) BYOD
3 4 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.09%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.09%) CMDB
5 1 (1.09%) Celerra
5 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (47.83%) Windows
2 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (16.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (14.13%) Windows 7
5 12 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 10 (10.87%) Linux
6 10 (10.87%) UNIX
7 6 (6.52%) AIX
7 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.35%) HPUX
8 4 (4.35%) Solaris
8 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.17%) CentOS
9 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) ITIL
2 14 (15.22%) Service Management
3 10 (10.87%) Project Management
3 10 (10.87%) Mentoring
4 9 (9.78%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (9.78%) Change Management
4 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.70%) Migration
6 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.61%) Data Management
6 7 (7.61%) Benchmarking
6 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
6 7 (7.61%) Time Management
6 7 (7.61%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.52%) Performance Testing
7 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (5.43%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.74%) SQL
2 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.70%) VB
4 7 (7.61%) C
4 7 (7.61%) C++
4 7 (7.61%) Java
5 4 (4.35%) COBOL
5 4 (4.35%) JCL
6 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (26.09%) MCP
2 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 19 (20.65%) CCNA
4 18 (19.57%) SC Cleared
5 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (17.39%) MCSE
7 13 (14.13%) MCITP
8 10 (10.87%) MCTS
9 9 (9.78%) JNCIA
10 7 (7.61%) CCNP
11 4 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (3.26%) ISEB
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%) CISSP
13 2 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (38.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (19.57%) Hyper-V
2 18 (19.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.87%) XenApp
4 8 (8.70%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.43%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.17%) vSphere
6 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.17%) Samba
7 1 (1.09%) vCloud
7 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.09%) Firmware
7 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) OpenView
1 14 (15.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (10.87%) SCCM
3 6 (6.52%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.17%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.09%) SCOM
5 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.09%) HP NNM
5 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.09%) WSUS
5 1 (1.09%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.09%) Nagios
5 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) VMware
2 37 (40.22%) Cisco
3 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
4 27 (29.35%) Dell
5 23 (25.00%) Citrix
6 19 (20.65%) EMC
7 18 (19.57%) IBM
8 16 (17.39%) NetApp
9 14 (15.22%) Lotus
9 14 (15.22%) Juniper
10 13 (14.13%) Oracle
11 11 (11.96%) Symantec
12 7 (7.61%) Brocade
12 7 (7.61%) Apple
13 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.17%) Business Objects
13 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
13 2 (2.17%) SonicWALL
13 2 (2.17%) ProCurve
13 2 (2.17%) Riverbed
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago