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 29 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 81 97 70
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -27
Permanent jobs citing HP 44 28 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.53% 1.59% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 5.74% 3.68% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 36
Average salary £35,000 £33,676 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.93% -20.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -2.50%
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
766 761 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.02% 43.24% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 612 583 683
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 29 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 29 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 0 12 £35,750 -48.92%
Runcorn -5 8 £23,000 -29.23% 1
Warrington +6 6 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Macclesfield +14 1 £35,000 -
Crewe - 1 £31,500 -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 48 (58.54%) Windows
2 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 31 (37.80%) ITIL
3 31 (37.80%) VMware
4 29 (35.37%) Cisco
5 26 (31.71%) CCNA
5 26 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (30.49%) SQL
7 24 (29.27%) Dell
8 23 (28.05%) Juniper
9 22 (26.83%) MS Excel
9 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (25.61%) SAN
10 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
11 20 (24.39%) DNS
11 20 (24.39%) MCSE
11 20 (24.39%) MS Exchange
11 20 (24.39%) Security Cleared
12 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (23.17%) MCP
12 19 (23.17%) DHCP
13 18 (21.95%) SLA
13 18 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
13 18 (21.95%) Time Management
14 17 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (20.73%) Hyper-V
15 16 (19.51%) Mainframe

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 20 (24.39%) MS Exchange
2 18 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (13.41%) Exstream Dialogue
4 8 (9.76%) IBM Notes
5 7 (8.54%) Papyrus
5 7 (8.54%) StreamWeaver
6 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.66%) IIS
6 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.44%) Lync
7 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.44%) JBoss
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Exstream
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.22%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.61%) SAN
2 20 (24.39%) DNS
3 19 (23.17%) DHCP
4 15 (18.29%) LAN
5 14 (17.07%) WAN
5 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
5 14 (17.07%) VPN
6 13 (15.85%) Firewall
7 11 (13.41%) ADSL
7 11 (13.41%) VDSL
7 11 (13.41%) VLAN
7 11 (13.41%) NAS
8 8 (9.76%) iSCSI
9 7 (8.54%) HTTP
10 5 (6.10%) SSL
10 5 (6.10%) Wireshark
10 5 (6.10%) Wireless
11 4 (4.88%) Network Security
12 3 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (3.66%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.44%) DB2
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.44%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (19.51%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.66%) Local Government
4 2 (2.44%) Back Office
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Analyst
2 17 (20.73%) IT Manager
3 11 (13.41%) Network Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Service Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Analyst Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Test Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Performance Test Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Performance Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.66%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) IT Support
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Security Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Security Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) HTML
1 7 (8.54%) .NET
1 7 (8.54%) J2EE
1 7 (8.54%) ODBC
2 2 (2.44%) JSP
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (19.51%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.10%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.66%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) RMADS
5 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.44%) HP Superdome
5 2 (2.44%) BYOD
6 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (58.54%) Windows
2 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (17.07%) Windows 7
5 13 (15.85%) Windows 8
6 11 (13.41%) UNIX
7 8 (9.76%) Windows XP
8 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (7.32%) AIX
9 6 (7.32%) Linux
10 4 (4.88%) Solaris
11 3 (3.66%) HPUX
12 2 (2.44%) CentOS
12 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) ITIL
2 18 (21.95%) Time Management
3 12 (14.63%) Mentoring
3 12 (14.63%) Migration
4 11 (13.41%) Change Management
4 11 (13.41%) Mobile Device Management
5 10 (12.20%) Portfolio Management
5 10 (12.20%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.98%) Problem Management
7 8 (9.76%) Service Management
8 7 (8.54%) Test Scripting
9 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (7.32%) Patch Management
9 6 (7.32%) Performance Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (6.10%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
11 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) SQL
2 11 (13.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.54%) JCL
3 7 (8.54%) VB
3 7 (8.54%) C
3 7 (8.54%) C++
3 7 (8.54%) COBOL
3 7 (8.54%) Java
4 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (31.71%) CCNA
2 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (24.39%) MCSE
3 20 (24.39%) Security Cleared
4 19 (23.17%) MCP
5 14 (17.07%) MCITP
6 13 (15.85%) SC Cleared
7 11 (13.41%) JNCIA
7 11 (13.41%) MCTS
8 9 (10.98%) CCNP
9 8 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (6.10%) Degree
11 3 (3.66%) ISEB
11 3 (3.66%) CCIE
12 2 (2.44%) MCSA
12 2 (2.44%) RHCE
12 2 (2.44%) A+ Certification
12 2 (2.44%) CISSP
12 2 (2.44%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (24.39%) Active Directory
3 17 (20.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.10%) vSphere
4 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.10%) vCloud
5 2 (2.44%) XenApp
5 2 (2.44%) Samba
5 2 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.22%) Firmware
6 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) SCCM
2 9 (10.98%) Backup Exec
3 8 (9.76%) OpenView
3 8 (9.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (6.10%) WSUS
5 3 (3.66%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.22%) SCOM
6 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.22%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 31 (37.80%) VMware
3 29 (35.37%) Cisco
4 24 (29.27%) Dell
5 23 (28.05%) Juniper
6 15 (18.29%) Citrix
7 12 (14.63%) IBM
7 12 (14.63%) Oracle
8 8 (9.76%) Lotus
9 7 (8.54%) Blue Coat
9 7 (8.54%) Riverbed
9 7 (8.54%) F5
10 6 (7.32%) ProCurve
10 6 (7.32%) Symantec
10 6 (7.32%) EMC
11 3 (3.66%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.66%) Meru Networks
12 2 (2.44%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.44%) Mitel
12 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
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