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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 71 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing HP 60 32 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.03% 1.95% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 7.03% 4.67% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 52 17 37
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £51,600 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
853 685 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.10% 41.84% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 725 567 842
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £59,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Warrington +2 18 £22,000 -41.33%
Knutsford -6 12 £39,750 -20.50%
Chester +1 10 £49,000 +22.50%
Runcorn +6 4 £41,500 - 1
Northwich +11 2 £32,500 +62.50% 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 47 (53.41%) Microsoft
2 45 (51.14%) Windows
3 32 (36.36%) SQL
4 30 (34.09%) Cisco
5 28 (31.82%) Finance
6 27 (30.68%) VMware
6 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (30.68%) SAN
7 25 (28.41%) ITIL
8 24 (27.27%) Dell
9 23 (26.14%) MS Exchange
10 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 21 (23.86%) EMC
12 19 (21.59%) Citrix
13 18 (20.45%) Oracle
13 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (19.32%) Hyper-V
14 17 (19.32%) IBM
14 17 (19.32%) Service Management
14 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (18.18%) SLA
15 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (17.05%) Linux
16 15 (17.05%) Windows 7
16 15 (17.05%) SCCM
17 14 (15.91%) MS Excel
17 14 (15.91%) Symantec
18 13 (14.77%) Red Hat
18 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
18 13 (14.77%) UNIX

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 23 (26.14%) MS Exchange
2 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (13.64%) IIS
4 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 11 (12.50%) Lync
5 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
6 8 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 8 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (7.95%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (6.82%) IBM Notes
9 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) SAN
2 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
2 13 (14.77%) DNS
3 12 (13.64%) DHCP
4 10 (11.36%) VPN
5 9 (10.23%) LAN
5 9 (10.23%) Internet
6 8 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 8 (9.09%) HTTP
7 7 (7.95%) WAN
7 7 (7.95%) SNMP
8 5 (5.68%) NAS
9 3 (3.41%) Broadband
9 3 (3.41%) Wireless
10 2 (2.27%) Intranet
10 2 (2.27%) Firewall
10 2 (2.27%) ADSL
11 1 (1.14%) VoIP
11 1 (1.14%) WLAN
11 1 (1.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 8 (9.09%) Informix
1 8 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Mockito
1 8 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 8 (9.09%) JIRA
1 8 (9.09%) Selenium
1 8 (9.09%) Introscope
1 8 (9.09%) JUnit
1 8 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.14%) ERwin
General
1 28 (31.82%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Back Office
3 5 (5.68%) Retail
4 4 (4.55%) Local Government
5 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.27%) Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Analyst
2 11 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) Team Leader
5 8 (9.09%) Operations Team Leader
5 8 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 8 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Citrix Support
7 5 (5.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Wintel Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Problem Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) RESTful
1 8 (9.09%) JSON
1 8 (9.09%) Spring
1 8 (9.09%) CSS
1 8 (9.09%) JDBC
1 8 (9.09%) SOAP
1 8 (9.09%) Web Services
1 8 (9.09%) XML
1 8 (9.09%) XSL
1 8 (9.09%) HTML
1 8 (9.09%) J2EE
1 8 (9.09%) WSDL
1 8 (9.09%) JAX-RPC
1 8 (9.09%) JAX-RS
1 8 (9.09%) PowerMock
2 6 (6.82%) Servlets
3 4 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (1.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Open Source
1 8 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Clustering
3 5 (5.68%) Thin Client
3 5 (5.68%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.41%) EPoS
5 2 (2.27%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.14%) iPhone
6 1 (1.14%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 45 (51.14%) Windows
2 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (17.05%) Linux
4 15 (17.05%) Windows 7
5 13 (14.77%) UNIX
6 12 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 9 (10.23%) Windows XP
8 7 (7.95%) Windows 2000
8 7 (7.95%) CentOS
9 3 (3.41%) AIX
9 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.14%) Solaris
10 1 (1.14%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) ITIL
2 17 (19.32%) Service Management
3 11 (12.50%) Change Management
3 11 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.09%) TDD
6 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.95%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.68%) Security Management
9 5 (5.68%) Migration
9 5 (5.68%) Line Management
9 5 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (4.55%) High Availability
10 4 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (4.55%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.36%) SQL
2 12 (13.64%) Java
3 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.55%) VB
5 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.14%) VBScript
6 1 (1.14%) Perl
6 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.14%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.36%) Degree
3 9 (10.23%) MCSE
3 9 (10.23%) MCP
4 8 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 8 (9.09%) MCITP
5 7 (7.95%) MCTS
6 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.14%) CCNA
8 1 (1.14%) MCSA
8 1 (1.14%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.18%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (19.32%) Hyper-V
3 13 (14.77%) Active Directory
3 13 (14.77%) vSphere
4 12 (13.64%) XenApp
5 11 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 7 (7.95%) Firmware
7 6 (6.82%) VMware ESX
7 6 (6.82%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.14%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.14%) Samba
9 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.14%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.14%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 15 (17.05%) SCCM
2 11 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (10.23%) HP SIM
4 8 (9.09%) OpenView
5 7 (7.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (7.95%) Legato
5 7 (7.95%) Backup Exec
5 7 (7.95%) WSUS
5 7 (7.95%) WhatsUp Gold
6 6 (6.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (6.82%) SCVMM
7 5 (5.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Nagios
8 3 (3.41%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (3.41%) NetBackup
8 3 (3.41%) SCOM
8 3 (3.41%) BladeLogic
8 3 (3.41%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (2.27%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 47 (53.41%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.09%) Cisco
3 27 (30.68%) VMware
4 24 (27.27%) Dell
5 21 (23.86%) EMC
6 19 (21.59%) Citrix
7 18 (20.45%) Oracle
8 17 (19.32%) IBM
9 14 (15.91%) Symantec
10 13 (14.77%) Red Hat
11 10 (11.36%) NetApp
12 8 (9.09%) Perforce
12 8 (9.09%) SAP
12 8 (9.09%) Compuware
13 7 (7.95%) Sophos
14 6 (6.82%) Lotus
15 5 (5.68%) Brocade
16 4 (4.55%) ProCurve
16 4 (4.55%) Juniper
16 4 (4.55%) CA
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Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
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