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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 78 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing HP 28 31 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.89% 2.09% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 5.65% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £38,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £58,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
556 549 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.47% 36.99% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 375 397 298
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) VMware
2 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (31.37%) Banking
3 16 (31.37%) Linux
4 14 (27.45%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
5 13 (25.49%) Software Testing
6 11 (21.57%) UNIX
6 11 (21.57%) HP UFT
6 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
7 10 (19.61%) QA
7 10 (19.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (19.61%) AIX
7 10 (19.61%) Solaris
7 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
7 10 (19.61%) Retail
7 10 (19.61%) Finance
8 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 9 (17.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 9 (17.65%) Test Planning
8 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
8 9 (17.65%) Test Management
9 8 (15.69%) Cisco
9 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
9 8 (15.69%) ITIL
9 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
10 7 (13.73%) Middleware
10 7 (13.73%) Oracle
10 7 (13.73%) Mentoring

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) VPN
2 3 (5.88%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) LAN
2 3 (5.88%) WAN
2 3 (5.88%) DHCP
2 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) Wireless
3 2 (3.92%) VLAN
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.96%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.96%) IPsec
4 1 (1.96%) SNMP
4 1 (1.96%) WLAN
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) IPv4
4 1 (1.96%) L2TP
4 1 (1.96%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) HP UFT
2 3 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.92%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (1.96%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.96%) JMeter
4 1 (1.96%) SilkPerformer
General
1 16 (31.37%) Banking
2 10 (19.61%) Retail
2 10 (19.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Tester
2 9 (17.65%) Automation Tester
3 8 (15.69%) Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) Test Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.80%) AIX Administrator
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.92%) Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Middleware
2 3 (5.88%) Ajax
3 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.92%) jQuery
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.92%) .NET
3 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.92%) CSS
3 2 (3.92%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) XML
3 2 (3.92%) XSD
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.96%) JSP
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
2 5 (9.80%) HACMP
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.96%) GIS
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Linux
3 11 (21.57%) UNIX
4 10 (19.61%) AIX
4 10 (19.61%) Solaris
5 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.88%) zOS
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Software Testing
1 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
2 9 (17.65%) Test Management
2 9 (17.65%) Test Planning
3 8 (15.69%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.76%) Coaching
5 6 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
5 6 (11.76%) Service Management
5 6 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 5 (9.80%) Change Management
6 5 (9.80%) OO
6 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.92%) Web Development
9 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.92%) System Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.92%) Perl
3 2 (3.92%) PHP
3 2 (3.92%) VBScript
3 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
2 10 (19.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (17.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (7.84%) ISEB
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.92%) Degree
5 2 (3.92%) MCSE
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) QA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.96%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) pfSense
5 1 (1.96%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (9.80%) Data Guard
2 5 (9.80%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (5.88%) Nagios
4 2 (3.92%) Control-M
4 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.92%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) VMware
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle
5 4 (7.84%) IBM
6 3 (5.88%) Juniper
6 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.92%) Draytek
7 2 (3.92%) Symantec
7 2 (3.92%) Sun
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix
8 1 (1.96%) Avaya
8 1 (1.96%) Siebel
8 1 (1.96%) Charles River
8 1 (1.96%) BT
8 1 (1.96%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.96%) BMC
8 1 (1.96%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.96%) Veritas
8 1 (1.96%) Reuters
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