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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 81 82 66
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing HP 39 41 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.22% 2.35% 3.47%
As % of the Vendors category 4.79% 5.71% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 54
Average salary £34,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.27% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £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
814 718 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.33% 41.15% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 637 516 619
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 31 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 31 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
Knutsford -7 11 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Warrington +14 10 £25,000 -12.28%
Chester +14 3 £25,250 -11.40% 1
Runcorn -3 1 £33,000 -17.50%
Wilmslow -5 1 £39,000 +81.39% 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 47 (47.47%) Cisco
2 44 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 43 (43.43%) VMware
4 41 (41.41%) Windows
4 41 (41.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (35.35%) ITIL
5 35 (35.35%) Finance
6 32 (32.32%) MS Excel
7 31 (31.31%) SLA
8 30 (30.30%) MCP
9 29 (29.29%) EMC
10 27 (27.27%) Citrix
11 26 (26.26%) MS Office
11 26 (26.26%) Security Cleared
12 23 (23.23%) SC Cleared
12 23 (23.23%) Dell
13 22 (22.22%) Service Management
13 22 (22.22%) NetApp
14 21 (21.21%) Lotus
14 21 (21.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 21 (21.21%) OpenView
14 21 (21.21%) IBM Notes
15 20 (20.20%) MS Exchange
15 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (18.18%) CCNA
16 18 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
17 17 (17.17%) Hyper-V
17 17 (17.17%) MCSE
18 16 (16.16%) SQL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (21.21%) IBM Notes
2 20 (20.20%) MS Exchange
3 18 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.06%) Lync
5 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.04%) IIS
6 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.03%) JBoss
7 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.01%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 32 (32.32%) MS Excel
2 26 (26.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) SAN
2 14 (14.14%) VPN
3 12 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.11%) Firewall
5 10 (10.10%) VLAN
5 10 (10.10%) DNS
5 10 (10.10%) LAN
5 10 (10.10%) DHCP
6 8 (8.08%) WAN
6 8 (8.08%) NAS
7 7 (7.07%) VDSL
7 7 (7.07%) ADSL
8 6 (6.06%) Wireless
8 6 (6.06%) iSCSI
9 5 (5.05%) HTTP
10 3 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.02%) Network Security
11 2 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.02%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 35 (35.35%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 9 (9.09%) Local Government
3 2 (2.02%) Back Office
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (28.28%) Analyst
2 23 (23.23%) Service Analyst
2 23 (23.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 15 (15.15%) Citrix Support
4 12 (12.12%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) IT Manager
6 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Storage Specialist
7 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.05%) Consultant
7 5 (5.05%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Performance Test Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Performance Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Citrix Specialist
9 3 (3.03%) IT Support
9 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (3.03%) Citrix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) Middleware
2 5 (5.05%) ODBC
2 5 (5.05%) HTML
2 5 (5.05%) .NET
2 5 (5.05%) J2EE
3 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.02%) Clustering
3 2 (2.02%) Celerra
4 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.01%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.01%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 41 (41.41%) Windows
2 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.10%) Windows 8
6 9 (9.09%) Linux
7 6 (6.06%) UNIX
8 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.04%) AIX
10 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.02%) HPUX
11 2 (2.02%) Solaris
11 2 (2.02%) CentOS
11 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) ITIL
2 22 (22.22%) Service Management
3 13 (13.13%) Service Delivery
4 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.08%) Project Management
5 8 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.07%) Data Management
6 7 (7.07%) Benchmarking
6 7 (7.07%) Change Management
6 7 (7.07%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (7.07%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.06%) Migration
8 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.05%) Performance Testing
8 5 (5.05%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.04%) Time Management
9 4 (4.04%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.04%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.04%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 11 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.08%) VB
4 5 (5.05%) C
4 5 (5.05%) C++
4 5 (5.05%) Java
5 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (30.30%) MCP
2 26 (26.26%) Security Cleared
3 23 (23.23%) SC Cleared
4 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (18.18%) CCNA
6 17 (17.17%) MCSE
7 13 (13.13%) MCITP
8 10 (10.10%) MCTS
9 7 (7.07%) JNCIA
9 7 (7.07%) CCNP
10 6 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (4.04%) MCSA
12 3 (3.03%) ISEB
13 2 (2.02%) CISSP
13 2 (2.02%) CCIE
13 2 (2.02%) RHCE
13 2 (2.02%) A+ Certification
13 2 (2.02%) Avaya Certification
13 2 (2.02%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.31%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (41.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (17.17%) Hyper-V
3 16 (16.16%) Active Directory
4 15 (15.15%) XenApp
5 11 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 10 (10.10%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.03%) vSphere
9 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.01%) Firmware
9 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.01%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (21.21%) OpenView
1 21 (21.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 16 (16.16%) SCCM
3 6 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.04%) BladeLogic
4 4 (4.04%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (4.04%) Nagios
4 4 (4.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (4.04%) SCOM
4 4 (4.04%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.02%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.02%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.01%) WSUS
6 1 (1.01%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 47 (47.47%) Cisco
2 44 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 43 (43.43%) VMware
4 29 (29.29%) EMC
5 27 (27.27%) Citrix
6 23 (23.23%) Dell
7 22 (22.22%) NetApp
8 21 (21.21%) Lotus
9 16 (16.16%) IBM
10 14 (14.14%) Juniper
10 14 (14.14%) Symantec
11 8 (8.08%) Oracle
12 7 (7.07%) Apple
12 7 (7.07%) Brocade
13 4 (4.04%) McAfee
13 4 (4.04%) Tripwire
13 4 (4.04%) Trend Micro
13 4 (4.04%) BMC
13 4 (4.04%) CA
14 3 (3.03%) F5
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Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 per annum
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