The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 73 87 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing HP 30 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.02% 0.58% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 5.12% 1.49% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 19
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £46,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
586 469 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.38% 38.70% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 409 316 327
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,425
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
Scotland

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

HP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

HP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

HP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 24 (32.88%) VMware
2 23 (31.51%) Finance
3 21 (28.77%) LoadRunner
3 21 (28.77%) Java
3 21 (28.77%) Performance Testing
4 17 (23.29%) Citrix
4 17 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (21.92%) WebSphere
6 14 (19.18%) ITIL
7 13 (17.81%) SOA
8 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
9 11 (15.07%) WAN
9 11 (15.07%) XenServer
9 11 (15.07%) vSphere
10 10 (13.70%) EMC
11 9 (12.33%) Cisco
11 9 (12.33%) SAN
11 9 (12.33%) Linux
11 9 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (10.96%) Project Planning
12 8 (10.96%) AIX
12 8 (10.96%) WLAN
12 8 (10.96%) CRM
12 8 (10.96%) IBM
12 8 (10.96%) CheckPoint
13 7 (9.59%) LAN
13 7 (9.59%) UNIX
13 7 (9.59%) Windows
13 7 (9.59%) Degree
13 7 (9.59%) F5

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (21.92%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.11%) CMS
2 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (2.74%) TeamSite
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.74%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) WAN
2 9 (12.33%) SAN
3 8 (10.96%) WLAN
4 7 (9.59%) LAN
5 6 (8.22%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.11%) VLAN
6 3 (4.11%) BIG-IP
6 3 (4.11%) Firewall
6 3 (4.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (2.74%) HTTP
8 1 (1.37%) Wireless
8 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
1 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.74%) MS Access
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Publishing
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Analyst
2 19 (26.03%) Tester
2 19 (26.03%) Performance Tester
3 18 (24.66%) Test Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Performance Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Performance Test Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
7 6 (8.22%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (8.22%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Agile Test Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Test Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) HTML5
1 2 (2.74%) Middleware
1 2 (2.74%) Flash
1 2 (2.74%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) WSDL
2 1 (1.37%) SAML
2 1 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) E-Learning
2 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.11%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.74%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Tandem
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) Social Media
4 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) AIX
3 7 (9.59%) UNIX
3 7 (9.59%) Windows
4 4 (5.48%) Windows 2000
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.37%) Solaris
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Performance Testing
2 14 (19.18%) ITIL
3 13 (17.81%) SOA
4 8 (10.96%) Project Planning
4 8 (10.96%) CRM
5 6 (8.22%) Asset Management
5 6 (8.22%) Service Management
6 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.85%) ITSM
6 5 (6.85%) Scrum
6 5 (6.85%) Fund Management
7 4 (5.48%) BDD
7 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.48%) Project Management
7 4 (5.48%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.11%) Change Management
8 3 (4.11%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.11%) Content Management
9 2 (2.74%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) Java
2 6 (8.22%) SQL
3 4 (5.48%) VB
4 2 (2.74%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.37%) C
5 1 (1.37%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.11%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.07%) XenServer
2 11 (15.07%) vSphere
3 6 (8.22%) XenApp
4 5 (6.85%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.11%) MetaFrame
5 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.11%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.74%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 2 (2.74%) SCOM
3 2 (2.74%) Ansible
3 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) VMware
2 17 (23.29%) Citrix
3 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.70%) EMC
5 9 (12.33%) Cisco
6 8 (10.96%) IBM
6 8 (10.96%) CheckPoint
7 7 (9.59%) F5
8 5 (6.85%) Remedy
9 4 (5.48%) NetApp
9 4 (5.48%) Oracle
10 3 (4.11%) AppSense
10 3 (4.11%) JBoss
10 3 (4.11%) Dell
11 2 (2.74%) Fujitsu
11 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
11 2 (2.74%) Adobe
12 1 (1.37%) FrontRange
12 1 (1.37%) GoldenSource
12 1 (1.37%) BMC