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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 72 91 65
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Permanent jobs citing HP 48 29 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.94% 1.69% 3.52%
As % of the Vendors category 6.50% 4.05% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 44
Average salary £35,000 £36,926 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% -13.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £55,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -3.75%
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
738 716 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.14% 41.72% 46.09%
Number of salaries quoted 589 525 656
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +1 15 £34,000 -51.42% 2
Warrington +9 7 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Runcorn -5 5 £23,000 -36.55% 3
Crewe - 1 £31,500 -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 49 (53.26%) Windows
2 39 (42.39%) VMware
3 35 (38.04%) Microsoft
4 32 (34.78%) ITIL
4 32 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (32.61%) Cisco
5 30 (32.61%) Dell
6 25 (27.17%) Finance
6 25 (27.17%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (26.09%) CCNA
7 24 (26.09%) MCP
7 24 (26.09%) SQL
8 23 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
9 21 (22.83%) Citrix
10 20 (21.74%) Security Cleared
10 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (20.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (20.65%) Active Directory
11 19 (20.65%) SLA
11 19 (20.65%) Juniper
11 19 (20.65%) SAN
12 18 (19.57%) Mainframe
12 18 (19.57%) MCSE
12 18 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2013
12 18 (19.57%) Hyper-V
13 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (18.48%) DNS

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 19 (20.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (13.04%) IBM Notes
5 11 (11.96%) Exstream Dialogue
6 7 (7.61%) Papyrus
6 7 (7.61%) StreamWeaver
7 4 (4.35%) JBoss
7 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.26%) IIS
8 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.17%) Lync
10 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 23 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Exstream
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.09%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.65%) SAN
2 17 (18.48%) DNS
2 17 (18.48%) DHCP
3 15 (16.30%) TCP/IP
3 15 (16.30%) VPN
4 12 (13.04%) LAN
4 12 (13.04%) Firewall
4 12 (13.04%) VLAN
5 11 (11.96%) VDSL
5 11 (11.96%) NAS
5 11 (11.96%) ADSL
5 11 (11.96%) WAN
6 7 (7.61%) HTTP
7 6 (6.52%) iSCSI
7 6 (6.52%) Wireless
8 5 (5.43%) SSL
9 3 (3.26%) RIP
9 3 (3.26%) SMTP
9 3 (3.26%) FTP
9 3 (3.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) DB2
3 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (27.17%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.26%) Local Government
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Analyst
2 15 (16.30%) Service Desk Analyst
2 15 (16.30%) IT Manager
2 15 (16.30%) Service Analyst
3 7 (7.61%) Developer
3 7 (7.61%) Network Engineer
3 7 (7.61%) Analyst Developer
3 7 (7.61%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (6.52%) Test Manager
4 6 (6.52%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) Performance Test Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Citrix Support
5 5 (5.43%) Performance Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (3.26%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (3.26%) Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) IT Support
6 3 (3.26%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) ODBC
1 7 (7.61%) .NET
1 7 (7.61%) J2EE
1 7 (7.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.09%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Mainframe
2 17 (18.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) BYOD
3 4 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) HP Superdome
4 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.09%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.09%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 49 (53.26%) Windows
2 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (15.22%) Windows 7
5 13 (14.13%) Windows 8
6 11 (11.96%) UNIX
7 9 (9.78%) Linux
8 7 (7.61%) AIX
9 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (6.52%) Windows XP
10 5 (5.43%) Solaris
11 4 (4.35%) HPUX
12 2 (2.17%) CentOS
12 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) ITIL
2 15 (16.30%) Time Management
3 12 (13.04%) Service Management
3 12 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 11 (11.96%) Mobile Device Management
4 11 (11.96%) Change Management
4 11 (11.96%) Migration
5 10 (10.87%) Portfolio Management
5 10 (10.87%) Unit Testing
6 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
8 6 (6.52%) Performance Testing
8 6 (6.52%) Problem Management
8 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.43%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (4.35%) Patch Management
10 4 (4.35%) Scrum
11 3 (3.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.09%) SQL
2 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.61%) VB
3 7 (7.61%) C
3 7 (7.61%) C++
3 7 (7.61%) COBOL
3 7 (7.61%) Java
3 7 (7.61%) JCL
4 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (27.17%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (26.09%) CCNA
2 24 (26.09%) MCP
3 20 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 19 (20.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (19.57%) MCSE
6 16 (17.39%) SC Cleared
7 14 (15.22%) MCITP
8 11 (11.96%) MCTS
8 11 (11.96%) JNCIA
9 8 (8.70%) CCNP
10 5 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (3.26%) MCSA
11 3 (3.26%) ISEB
11 3 (3.26%) Degree
12 2 (2.17%) HP ASE
12 2 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (2.17%) CISSP
12 2 (2.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.65%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (20.65%) Active Directory
3 18 (19.57%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.61%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.52%) XenApp
6 4 (4.35%) vSphere
7 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.26%) vCloud
8 2 (2.17%) Samba
9 1 (1.09%) Firmware
9 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) OpenView
1 12 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (10.87%) SCCM
3 7 (7.61%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.26%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.26%) WSUS
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.09%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) VMware
2 35 (38.04%) Microsoft
3 30 (32.61%) Cisco
3 30 (32.61%) Dell
4 21 (22.83%) Citrix
5 19 (20.65%) Juniper
6 14 (15.22%) Oracle
7 13 (14.13%) IBM
8 12 (13.04%) Lotus
9 9 (9.78%) EMC
10 7 (7.61%) Apple
11 5 (5.43%) NetApp
12 4 (4.35%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.35%) Riverbed
12 4 (4.35%) ProCurve
12 4 (4.35%) F5
12 4 (4.35%) Symantec
13 3 (3.26%) Meru Networks
13 3 (3.26%) SonicWALL
14 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21k - £25k per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Devonshire
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40,365 - £42,490
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Atos
Posted: 20 days ago