The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Cheshire 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 87 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing HP 38 29 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.12% 1.69% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 4.88% 3.65% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 53
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,575 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
778 794 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.39% 46.30% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 603 659 1036
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
North West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Chester +10 14 £32,500 -43.47% 1
Knutsford +7 8 £70,000 +97.87%
Warrington -19 7 £33,250 +20.90% 1
Runcorn - 4 £32,500 - 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 42 (56.00%) Windows
2 36 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (44.00%) Cisco
4 28 (37.33%) Finance
5 22 (29.33%) VMware
5 22 (29.33%) DNS
5 22 (29.33%) ITIL
6 21 (28.00%) LAN
7 20 (26.67%) WAN
7 20 (26.67%) Dell
7 20 (26.67%) SAN
7 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (24.00%) Citrix
9 17 (22.67%) Juniper
9 17 (22.67%) TCP/IP
10 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
10 16 (21.33%) Internet
11 15 (20.00%) Oracle
11 15 (20.00%) SQL
11 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 15 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 15 (20.00%) Windows 7
12 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (18.67%) HTTP
12 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (17.33%) EMC
13 13 (17.33%) Active Directory
13 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
13 13 (17.33%) IIS
13 13 (17.33%) SOAP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (17.33%) IIS
3 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.00%) Site Server
7 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.67%) Lync
8 1 (1.33%) Apache
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Exstream
1 2 (2.67%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) DNS
2 21 (28.00%) LAN
3 20 (26.67%) WAN
3 20 (26.67%) SAN
4 17 (22.67%) TCP/IP
5 16 (21.33%) Internet
6 14 (18.67%) HTTP
7 13 (17.33%) Firewall
8 11 (14.67%) VPN
9 10 (13.33%) SMTP
9 10 (13.33%) LDAP
10 9 (12.00%) DHCP
11 8 (10.67%) OSPF
11 8 (10.67%) BGP
11 8 (10.67%) EIGRP
11 8 (10.67%) IGRP
11 8 (10.67%) TACACS
11 8 (10.67%) SSL
12 4 (5.33%) VoIP
12 4 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.33%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.67%) Informix
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) DB2
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) Big Data
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Mockito
1 5 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.67%) Introscope
1 5 (6.67%) Selenium
1 5 (6.67%) JIRA
1 5 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (2.67%) ERwin
General
1 28 (37.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Back Office
3 3 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Analyst
2 9 (12.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (12.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (10.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) Architect
5 6 (8.00%) IT Support
6 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Wintel Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Senior IT Support
8 3 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) SOAP
2 6 (8.00%) Web Services
3 5 (6.67%) RESTful
3 5 (6.67%) JAX-RS
3 5 (6.67%) PowerMock
3 5 (6.67%) JSON
3 5 (6.67%) Spring
3 5 (6.67%) XML
3 5 (6.67%) XSL
3 5 (6.67%) CSS
3 5 (6.67%) JDBC
3 5 (6.67%) Servlets
3 5 (6.67%) HTML
3 5 (6.67%) J2EE
3 5 (6.67%) JAX-RPC
3 5 (6.67%) WSDL
4 2 (2.67%) .NET
4 2 (2.67%) Middleware
4 2 (2.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (6.67%) Open Source
2 5 (6.67%) Clustering
2 5 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.00%) EPoS
4 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.67%) iPhone
4 2 (2.67%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.33%) AS400
5 1 (1.33%) Celerra
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 42 (56.00%) Windows
2 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 11 (14.67%) Windows 8
7 8 (10.67%) Linux
8 7 (9.33%) Windows 2000
8 7 (9.33%) UNIX
8 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.33%) AIX
10 3 (4.00%) Solaris
11 2 (2.67%) OS/400
11 2 (2.67%) Windows NT
11 2 (2.67%) HPUX
11 2 (2.67%) zOS
11 2 (2.67%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Service Management
2 11 (14.67%) Network Management
3 8 (10.67%) Problem Management
3 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
3 8 (10.67%) Network Design
3 8 (10.67%) Change Management
3 8 (10.67%) Capacity Management
4 6 (8.00%) Migration
5 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.67%) TDD
5 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.33%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.33%) Matrix Management
6 4 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.00%) Security Management
7 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (8.00%) Java
3 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) VBScript
6 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
3 7 (9.33%) CCNA
4 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) MCSE
5 4 (5.33%) MCITP
6 3 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (4.00%) MCTS
6 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.67%) MCP
7 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.33%) VCDX
8 1 (1.33%) NCDA
8 1 (1.33%) NCIE
8 1 (1.33%) CCEE
8 1 (1.33%) CCIA
8 1 (1.33%) VCAP
8 1 (1.33%) CCSA
8 1 (1.33%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) Active Directory
1 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.00%) vSphere
3 6 (8.00%) XenApp
4 5 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (5.33%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.67%) MetaFrame
7 2 (2.67%) KVM
7 2 (2.67%) XenServer
8 1 (1.33%) Xen
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) CiscoWorks
1 8 (10.67%) HP NNM
2 4 (5.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.33%) SCVMM
3 3 (4.00%) HP SIM
3 3 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.67%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.67%) Nagios
4 2 (2.67%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.67%) Legato
4 2 (2.67%) OpenView
4 2 (2.67%) BladeLogic
4 2 (2.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.67%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (2.67%) SCCM
4 2 (2.67%) SCOM
4 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (44.00%) Cisco
3 22 (29.33%) VMware
4 20 (26.67%) Dell
5 18 (24.00%) Citrix
6 17 (22.67%) Juniper
7 15 (20.00%) Oracle
8 13 (17.33%) EMC
9 12 (16.00%) IBM
10 10 (13.33%) F5
11 8 (10.67%) Symantec
12 6 (8.00%) CA
12 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
13 5 (6.67%) Perforce
13 5 (6.67%) ProCurve
13 5 (6.67%) Compuware
14 4 (5.33%) SAP
14 4 (5.33%) McAfee
14 4 (5.33%) Apple
14 4 (5.33%) NetApp
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