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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank - 36 52
Permanent jobs citing HP 0 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 5.96% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category - 14.43% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £25,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.53%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
93 97 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.61% 41.28% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 79 71 81
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £26,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 28 November 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 11 (68.75%) IBM
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (37.50%) Legato
3 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Informix
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) N-Tier
4 5 (31.25%) HTTP
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) WSDL
4 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) JDBC
4 5 (31.25%) Servlets
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) XSL
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) JUnit
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (31.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (31.25%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Informix
1 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JUnit
1 5 (31.25%) Introscope
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
1 5 (31.25%) Mockito
1 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Server Operations Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) JDBC
1 5 (31.25%) Servlets
1 5 (31.25%) SOAP
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
1 5 (31.25%) XML
1 5 (31.25%) XSL
1 5 (31.25%) WSDL
1 5 (31.25%) JAX-RPC
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
1 5 (31.25%) JSON
1 5 (31.25%) RESTful
1 5 (31.25%) PowerMock
1 5 (31.25%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) N-Tier
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
1 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (18.75%) High Availability
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) MCITP
2 3 (18.75%) MCTS
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Samba
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) Sendmail
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Legato
2 5 (31.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (18.75%) SCVMM
5 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Compuware
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Perforce
4 4 (25.00%) Brocade
4 4 (25.00%) Remedy
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) EMC
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Compaq
7 1 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (6.25%) Veritas
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat