The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 24 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HP 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.02% - 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 13.68% - 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
HP
Essex

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

Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 91 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 58.64% 56.17% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 90 78 51
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +69.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,020 £32,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

HP
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

HP Salary Trend in Colchester

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 28 (90.32%) SAN
2 26 (83.87%) Fibre Channel
3 24 (77.42%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (70.97%) CommVault
4 22 (70.97%) Brocade
4 22 (70.97%) Capacity Planning
4 22 (70.97%) 3PAR
5 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (64.52%) CMDB
7 5 (16.13%) EqualLogic
7 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
7 5 (16.13%) NAS
7 5 (16.13%) EMC
7 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (16.13%) FCoE
8 4 (12.90%) Windows
9 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.68%) Rational Rose
9 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (9.68%) Project Management
9 3 (9.68%) Java
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle
9 3 (9.68%) Ant
9 3 (9.68%) JUnit
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.68%) OOP
9 3 (9.68%) OO
9 3 (9.68%) JBoss
9 3 (9.68%) Swing

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 3 (9.68%) JBoss
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) SAN
2 26 (83.87%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
3 5 (16.13%) NAS
3 5 (16.13%) FCoE
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Rational Rose
1 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (9.68%) Ant
1 3 (9.68%) JUnit
1 3 (9.68%) JMeter
1 3 (9.68%) Rational Functional Tester
1 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
1 3 (9.68%) JProfiler
1 3 (9.68%) Hudson
1 3 (9.68%) Maven
1 3 (9.68%) DbUnit
1 3 (9.68%) Cactus
1 3 (9.68%) NUnit
1 3 (9.68%) ArgoUML
1 3 (9.68%) FitNesse
1 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
1 3 (9.68%) Redmine
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Storage Specialist
2 19 (61.29%) Backup Specialist
3 18 (58.06%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Swing
1 3 (9.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (77.42%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (64.52%) CMDB
3 5 (16.13%) EqualLogic
4 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) OOP
4 3 (9.68%) OO
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Use Case
4 3 (9.68%) Load Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Data Privacy
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) CommVault
1 22 (70.97%) Brocade
1 22 (70.97%) 3PAR
2 5 (16.13%) EMC
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) Dell
3 3 (9.68%) Veeam
3 3 (9.68%) Isilon
4 2 (6.45%) Google
4 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.45%) VMware