The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 78 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing HP 21 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.55% 2.61% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 7.17% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 12
Average salary £32,500 £54,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.81% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £43,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £60,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
HP
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
503 600 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.23% 36.41% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 304 382 317
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 27 (58.70%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 12 (26.09%) LoadRunner
4 12 (26.09%) Finance
5 11 (23.91%) VMware
5 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
6 10 (21.74%) AIX
6 10 (21.74%) Control-M
6 10 (21.74%) VMware ESX
6 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (19.57%) SolarWinds
7 9 (19.57%) HP SIM
7 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (17.39%) Cisco
8 8 (17.39%) BMC
8 8 (17.39%) Solaris
8 8 (17.39%) NetBackup
8 8 (17.39%) Performance Testing
9 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
9 7 (15.22%) Release Management
9 7 (15.22%) Veritas
9 7 (15.22%) Java
10 6 (13.04%) UNIX
10 6 (13.04%) SOA
10 6 (13.04%) Banking
10 6 (13.04%) Retail
10 6 (13.04%) Asset Management
11 5 (10.87%) Degree

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.52%) Lync
4 2 (4.35%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.17%) Mule
5 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.17%) Maximo
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) WAN
2 4 (8.70%) VPN
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.52%) DHCP
3 3 (6.52%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) SNMP
4 2 (4.35%) SAN
4 2 (4.35%) Wireless
4 2 (4.35%) VLAN
4 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.17%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.17%) L2TP
5 1 (2.17%) PPTP
5 1 (2.17%) IPsec
5 1 (2.17%) IPv4
5 1 (2.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) LoadRunner
2 5 (10.87%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) ClearCase
3 2 (4.35%) WinRunner
3 2 (4.35%) JMeter
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (4.35%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Test Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Support Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Tester
5 6 (13.04%) Performance Tester
5 6 (13.04%) Performance Test Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Performance Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Test Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
9 2 (4.35%) Support Technician
9 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) IT Support
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Ajax
2 3 (6.52%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) XSD
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) jQuery
3 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.17%) Java EE
4 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
1 2 (4.35%) GIS
1 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
1 2 (4.35%) Open Source
1 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
1 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) SCADA
2 1 (2.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 10 (21.74%) AIX
4 8 (17.39%) Solaris
5 6 (13.04%) UNIX
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Performance Testing
2 7 (15.22%) Release Management
3 6 (13.04%) SOA
3 6 (13.04%) Asset Management
4 5 (10.87%) Test Strategy
4 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
4 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.87%) OO
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Data Security
7 2 (4.35%) Validation
7 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.35%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) C#
4 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 2 (4.35%) VBScript
5 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) HND
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) VMware ESX
1 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) pfSense
4 1 (2.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Control-M
2 9 (19.57%) HP SIM
3 8 (17.39%) NetBackup
4 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (10.87%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.35%) Nagios
7 1 (2.17%) SCCM
7 1 (2.17%) SCOM
7 1 (2.17%) OpenView
7 1 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) VMware
2 9 (19.57%) SolarWinds
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) Cisco
3 8 (17.39%) BMC
4 7 (15.22%) Veritas
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (4.35%) Siebel
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) Juniper
6 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) Sun
6 2 (4.35%) Symantec
6 2 (4.35%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (2.17%) Brocade
7 1 (2.17%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.17%) Draytek
7 1 (2.17%) Syclo
7 1 (2.17%) webMethods
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago