The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank - 35 55
Permanent jobs citing HP 0 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 6.09% 2.23%
As % of the Vendors category - 15.38% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £28,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.20%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
HP
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 91 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.27% 39.57% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 80
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £30,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

HP
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP across the Chester region.

HP Salary Trend in Chester

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (76.92%) IBM
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) SAP
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) Legato
4 5 (38.46%) Compuware
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Informix
4 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
4 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Perforce
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) HTTP
4 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) J2EE
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) JDBC
4 5 (38.46%) Servlets
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) XSL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (38.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (38.46%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Informix
1 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
1 5 (38.46%) Introscope
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
1 5 (38.46%) Mockito
1 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) J2EE
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) JDBC
1 5 (38.46%) Servlets
1 5 (38.46%) SOAP
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
1 5 (38.46%) XML
1 5 (38.46%) XSL
1 5 (38.46%) WSDL
1 5 (38.46%) JAX-RPC
1 5 (38.46%) Spring
1 5 (38.46%) JSON
1 5 (38.46%) RESTful
1 5 (38.46%) PowerMock
1 5 (38.46%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) N-Tier
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 4 (30.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Bourne shell
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (23.08%) MCTS
1 3 (23.08%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Samba
2 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Legato
2 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
4 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) SAP
3 5 (38.46%) Compuware
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) Perforce
4 4 (30.77%) Brocade
4 4 (30.77%) Remedy
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Sun
7 1 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) Compaq
7 1 (7.69%) Veritas
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat