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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 80 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing HP 40 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.33% 2.37% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 5.46% 5.44% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 22
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,000 £22,325
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
732 791 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.71% 43.51% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 571 618 650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
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 3 August 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 August 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
Runcorn -1 11 £21,250 -34.61%
Warrington +5 9 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Knutsford -4 8 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (59.76%) Windows
2 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 28 (34.15%) Cisco
3 28 (34.15%) ITIL
4 26 (31.71%) VMware
5 25 (30.49%) SQL
5 25 (30.49%) Juniper
6 24 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (29.27%) CCNA
7 22 (26.83%) Dell
8 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (25.61%) SAN
9 20 (24.39%) MS Excel
9 20 (24.39%) Time Management
10 19 (23.17%) MS Exchange
10 19 (23.17%) Active Directory
10 19 (23.17%) DNS
10 19 (23.17%) MCSE
11 18 (21.95%) DHCP
11 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
11 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
12 17 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (19.51%) SLA
13 16 (19.51%) Hyper-V
13 16 (19.51%) Exstream
14 15 (18.29%) Exstream Dialogue

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 19 (23.17%) MS Exchange
2 18 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (18.29%) Exstream Dialogue
5 7 (8.54%) Papyrus
5 7 (8.54%) StreamWeaver
6 3 (3.66%) IBM Notes
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%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.44%) IIS
8 1 (1.22%) JBoss
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.54%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Exstream
2 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
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 19 (23.17%) DNS
3 18 (21.95%) DHCP
4 14 (17.07%) LAN
4 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 14 (17.07%) VPN
5 13 (15.85%) WAN
6 11 (13.41%) VDSL
6 11 (13.41%) VLAN
6 11 (13.41%) Firewall
6 11 (13.41%) NAS
6 11 (13.41%) ADSL
7 8 (9.76%) iSCSI
8 7 (8.54%) HTTP
9 5 (6.10%) SSL
9 5 (6.10%) Wireless
9 5 (6.10%) Wireshark
10 4 (4.88%) Network Security
11 3 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.66%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.22%) DB2
4 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
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
3 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.22%) SilkTest
3 1 (1.22%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) HP UFT
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.66%) Local Government
4 2 (2.44%) Back Office
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Analyst
2 17 (20.73%) IT Manager
3 13 (15.85%) Network Engineer
4 11 (13.41%) Analyst Developer
4 11 (13.41%) Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Hardware Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Test Manager
6 6 (7.32%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Performance Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Performance Test Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) .NET
2 7 (8.54%) J2EE
2 7 (8.54%) ODBC
2 7 (8.54%) HTML
3 2 (2.44%) JSP
4 1 (1.22%) Middleware
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.29%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.10%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) RMADS
4 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.44%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.22%) BYOD
5 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (59.76%) Windows
2 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.85%) Windows 7
5 12 (14.63%) Windows 8
6 11 (13.41%) UNIX
7 8 (9.76%) Windows XP
8 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.10%) AIX
9 5 (6.10%) Linux
10 3 (3.66%) Solaris
11 2 (2.44%) HPUX
11 2 (2.44%) CentOS
11 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) ITIL
2 20 (24.39%) Time Management
3 14 (17.07%) Change Management
4 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.63%) Migration
6 11 (13.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (12.20%) Portfolio Management
7 10 (12.20%) Unit Testing
7 10 (12.20%) Problem Management
8 7 (8.54%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.54%) Service Management
8 7 (8.54%) Risk Management
9 6 (7.32%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (6.10%) Patch Management
10 5 (6.10%) Project Management
10 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
10 5 (6.10%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) SQL
2 11 (13.41%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.76%) VB
3 8 (9.76%) C
3 8 (9.76%) Java
4 7 (8.54%) C++
4 7 (8.54%) COBOL
4 7 (8.54%) JCL
5 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.44%) VBScript
6 2 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (29.27%) CCNA
2 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (23.17%) MCSE
4 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
5 14 (17.07%) MCP
6 13 (15.85%) MCITP
7 11 (13.41%) JNCIA
7 11 (13.41%) MCTS
8 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
8 8 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (8.54%) CCNP
10 5 (6.10%) Degree
11 3 (3.66%) ISEB
12 2 (2.44%) CISSP
12 2 (2.44%) PMP
12 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
12 2 (2.44%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (2.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.51%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (23.17%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (19.51%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.10%) vSphere
4 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.10%) vCloud
5 2 (2.44%) Samba
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.22%) Firmware
6 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Backup Exec
1 8 (9.76%) SCCM
2 5 (6.10%) WSUS
3 3 (3.66%) OpenView
3 3 (3.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.66%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.44%) HP NNM
5 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.22%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.22%) SCOM
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 28 (34.15%) Cisco
3 26 (31.71%) VMware
4 25 (30.49%) Juniper
5 22 (26.83%) Dell
6 13 (15.85%) IBM
7 11 (13.41%) Oracle
7 11 (13.41%) Citrix
8 9 (10.98%) Blue Coat
8 9 (10.98%) Riverbed
8 9 (10.98%) F5
9 6 (7.32%) ProCurve
10 5 (6.10%) Symantec
10 5 (6.10%) EMC
11 3 (3.66%) Lotus
11 3 (3.66%) Meru Networks
11 3 (3.66%) SonicWALL
12 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.44%) Remedy
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Company Benefits; company
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + van + fuel card
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago