The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 24 47 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +31
Permanent jobs citing HP 98 41 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.64% 4.30% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 14.52% 7.96% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 79 20 9
Average salary £45,000 £54,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,350 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
HP
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
675 515 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.61% 54.04% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 524 409 375
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

HP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

HP Salary Trend in Essex

HP
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Essex

HP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +2 36 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Colchester - 15 £42,500 - 1
Basildon -2 3 £30,000 -37.50% 2
Harlow -4 2 £24,500 -54.62%
Chelmsford -7 2 £25,000 -53.70%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £45,000 -
Billericay - 1 £30,000 - 1
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 52 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 51 (34.93%) SAN
3 49 (33.56%) Windows
4 40 (27.40%) SQL
5 38 (26.03%) Finance
5 38 (26.03%) HP Quality Center
6 30 (20.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 30 (20.55%) Active Directory
7 29 (19.86%) Brocade
8 28 (19.18%) ISEB
9 27 (18.49%) Fibre Channel
10 26 (17.81%) VMware
11 25 (17.12%) ITIL
11 25 (17.12%) 3PAR
11 25 (17.12%) QA
12 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (16.44%) Citrix
12 24 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (15.07%) MS Exchange
13 22 (15.07%) Linux
13 22 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (14.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (14.38%) AS400
14 21 (14.38%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (13.70%) Performance Testing
15 20 (13.70%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (13.01%) ISTQB
16 19 (13.01%) Cisco

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 22 (15.07%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.79%) Lync
5 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) BASE24
2 4 (2.74%) AWD
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.68%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (34.93%) SAN
2 27 (18.49%) Fibre Channel
3 17 (11.64%) DNS
3 17 (11.64%) Firewall
4 13 (8.90%) TCP/IP
4 13 (8.90%) VPN
5 11 (7.53%) DHCP
6 8 (5.48%) LAN
6 8 (5.48%) iSCSI
7 7 (4.79%) Network Security
7 7 (4.79%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (4.11%) VoIP
8 6 (4.11%) SSL
8 6 (4.11%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (3.42%) VLAN
9 5 (3.42%) NAS
9 5 (3.42%) FCoE
9 5 (3.42%) Junos
9 5 (3.42%) Broadband
10 4 (2.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (8.90%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.11%) MySQL
3 6 (4.11%) NonStop SQL
4 5 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (10.27%) TestDirector
2 9 (6.16%) SoapUI
2 9 (6.16%) LoadRunner
3 6 (4.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.05%) Selenium
5 2 (1.37%) JMeter
5 2 (1.37%) Ant
5 2 (1.37%) JUnit
5 2 (1.37%) Rational Rose
5 2 (1.37%) Hudson
5 2 (1.37%) JProfiler
5 2 (1.37%) DbUnit
5 2 (1.37%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.37%) NUnit
5 2 (1.37%) ArgoUML
5 2 (1.37%) Maven
5 2 (1.37%) Cactus
5 2 (1.37%) FitNesse
5 2 (1.37%) Redmine
General
1 38 (26.03%) Finance
2 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.74%) Advertising
2 4 (2.74%) Banking
3 2 (1.37%) Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Electronics
4 1 (0.68%) Back Office
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (19.86%) Analyst
2 22 (15.07%) Test Analyst
3 21 (14.38%) Test Manager
4 17 (11.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (10.96%) Storage Specialist
6 15 (10.27%) Backup Specialist
7 14 (9.59%) Senior Storage Specialist
8 12 (8.22%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (6.85%) Performance Manager
10 9 (6.16%) Performance Test Manager
11 8 (5.48%) Senior Manager
11 8 (5.48%) Environment Manager
11 8 (5.48%) Server Engineer
12 7 (4.79%) Team Leader
12 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 7 (4.79%) Support Engineer
13 6 (4.11%) Wintel Engineer
13 6 (4.11%) Delivery Manager
14 5 (3.42%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
14 5 (3.42%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.11%) Middleware
2 4 (2.74%) XML
3 3 (2.05%) Ajax
3 3 (2.05%) CSS
3 3 (2.05%) SOAP
3 3 (2.05%) HTML
4 2 (1.37%) LAMP
4 2 (1.37%) Swing
4 2 (1.37%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (14.38%) AS400
3 16 (10.96%) Blackberry
3 16 (10.96%) CMDB
4 12 (8.22%) Clustering
4 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.79%) Replication
7 5 (3.42%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (3.42%) Smartphone
7 5 (3.42%) Statistics
7 5 (3.42%) EqualLogic
7 5 (3.42%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.74%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.37%) Open Source
9 2 (1.37%) iSeries
10 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (33.56%) Windows
2 22 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
2 22 (15.07%) Linux
2 22 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (14.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (12.33%) Windows 7
5 13 (8.90%) Windows 8
6 7 (4.79%) CentOS
7 6 (4.11%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.11%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.42%) Android
8 5 (3.42%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.42%) Solaris
9 2 (1.37%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (17.12%) ITIL
3 24 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (13.70%) Performance Testing
4 20 (13.70%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (8.90%) ETL
6 13 (8.90%) Project Management
6 13 (8.90%) Change Management
7 12 (8.22%) Test Scripting
8 11 (7.53%) Business Continuity
8 11 (7.53%) Migration
8 11 (7.53%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.79%) Load Testing
10 6 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.11%) Workflow
10 6 (4.11%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.11%) Test Automation
10 6 (4.11%) Wealth Management
10 6 (4.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.40%) SQL
2 10 (6.85%) VBA
2 10 (6.85%) Java
3 8 (5.48%) C#
4 5 (3.42%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (19.18%) ISEB
2 21 (14.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (13.01%) ISTQB
4 17 (11.64%) Degree
5 14 (9.59%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (7.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (6.85%) MCSE
7 10 (6.85%) MCP
8 9 (6.16%) CCNA
8 9 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (3.42%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.12%) QA
2 6 (4.11%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (20.55%) Active Directory
2 22 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.79%) XenDesktop
4 7 (4.79%) XenApp
5 6 (4.11%) vSphere
5 6 (4.11%) XenServer
5 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (26.03%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.11%) Opsview
3 5 (3.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.05%) SCCM
4 3 (2.05%) HP SIM
4 3 (2.05%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.37%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.37%) SCOM
5 2 (1.37%) WSUS
6 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 52 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.86%) Brocade
3 26 (17.81%) VMware
4 25 (17.12%) 3PAR
5 24 (16.44%) Citrix
6 19 (13.01%) Cisco
7 18 (12.33%) CommVault
8 15 (10.27%) Oracle
9 14 (9.59%) SAP
10 13 (8.90%) Dell
10 13 (8.90%) Business Objects
11 10 (6.85%) Symantec
12 9 (6.16%) Veeam
13 7 (4.79%) F5
14 5 (3.42%) SonicWALL
14 5 (3.42%) NETGEAR
14 5 (3.42%) Barracuda Networks
14 5 (3.42%) NetApp
14 5 (3.42%) EMC
14 5 (3.42%) Sun
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime + Oncall Allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Shift allowance 25%, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago