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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 54 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing HP 43 50 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.33% 4.30% 4.37%
As % of the Vendors category 7.48% 8.58% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 35
Average salary £46,500 £53,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.67% +31.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
575 583 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.57% 50.09% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 423 468 346
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Colchester +12 11 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Brentwood -17 6 £72,500 -
Witham - 5 £35,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £41,250 -
Basildon +6 1 £95,000 - 1
Chelmsford -3 1 £50,000 -7.40% 1
HP
East of England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 35 (44.87%) QA
2 29 (37.18%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (29.49%) Performance Testing
4 21 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (26.92%) Windows
5 20 (25.64%) Finance
6 18 (23.08%) SAN
7 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (15.38%) TestDirector
8 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 11 (14.10%) ISEB
9 11 (14.10%) Linux
10 10 (12.82%) Java
11 9 (11.54%) SQL
11 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (11.54%) AS400
11 9 (11.54%) Software Testing
11 9 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (10.26%) Test Automation
12 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (10.26%) Test Scripting
12 8 (10.26%) Migration
12 8 (10.26%) VMware
12 8 (10.26%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (10.26%) Oracle
13 7 (8.97%) MS Office
13 7 (8.97%) VBA
13 7 (8.97%) Workflow
13 7 (8.97%) Firewall
13 7 (8.97%) Replication

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) JBoss
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Office
2 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) BASE24
2 4 (5.13%) AWD
3 1 (1.28%) Magento
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) SAN
2 9 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (8.97%) Firewall
4 6 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 6 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
4 6 (7.69%) VoIP
5 5 (6.41%) NAS
5 5 (6.41%) FCoE
6 4 (5.13%) VPN
7 3 (3.85%) LAN
8 2 (2.56%) Broadband
8 2 (2.56%) DNS
8 2 (2.56%) DHCP
8 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.56%) Junos
8 2 (2.56%) VLAN
9 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) MySQL
1 6 (7.69%) NonStop SQL
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) TestDirector
2 8 (10.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.85%) JMeter
3 3 (3.85%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.56%) DbUnit
4 2 (2.56%) JProfiler
4 2 (2.56%) Hudson
4 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.56%) Redmine
4 2 (2.56%) Ant
4 2 (2.56%) JUnit
4 2 (2.56%) Rational Rose
4 2 (2.56%) Selenium
4 2 (2.56%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.56%) NUnit
4 2 (2.56%) ArgoUML
4 2 (2.56%) Maven
4 2 (2.56%) Cactus
5 1 (1.28%) QADirector
General
1 20 (25.64%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (37.18%) Test Manager
2 18 (23.08%) Performance Manager
2 18 (23.08%) Performance Test Manager
3 14 (17.95%) Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Senior Manager
5 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.69%) Senior Test Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 5 (6.41%) Automation Specialist
7 5 (6.41%) Test Specialist
7 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Tester
7 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Storage Specialist
9 3 (3.85%) QA Tester
9 3 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (3.85%) Backup Specialist
9 3 (3.85%) Data Centre Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) Middleware
2 3 (3.85%) .NET
3 2 (2.56%) Web Services
3 2 (2.56%) Swing
3 2 (2.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) AS400
2 7 (8.97%) Replication
2 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) EqualLogic
3 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.13%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.85%) CMDB
5 3 (3.85%) iSeries
6 2 (2.56%) Open Source
6 2 (2.56%) Clustering
6 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.28%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Linux
3 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.69%) CentOS
5 6 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.85%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.28%) HPUX
9 1 (1.28%) UNIX
9 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Performance Testing
2 21 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (11.54%) Software Testing
5 8 (10.26%) Migration
5 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 8 (10.26%) Test Automation
6 7 (8.97%) Workflow
7 6 (7.69%) Wealth Management
7 6 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 6 (7.69%) ITIL
8 5 (6.41%) ETL
8 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.85%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.85%) OO
10 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) Java
2 9 (11.54%) SQL
3 7 (8.97%) VBA
4 5 (6.41%) C#
4 5 (6.41%) VBScript
4 5 (6.41%) VB
5 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) ISEB
2 7 (8.97%) Degree
3 6 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.56%) CISM
5 2 (2.56%) CEH
5 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.56%) MCP
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) CCNP
5 2 (2.56%) CCNA
5 2 (2.56%) CSSLP
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.56%) CISSP
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (44.87%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.69%) XenServer
2 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (37.18%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (7.69%) Opsview
3 3 (3.85%) HP SIM
3 3 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.85%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.56%) WebInspect
4 2 (2.56%) SCOM
5 1 (1.28%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.28%) SCCM
5 1 (1.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle
2 8 (10.26%) VMware
3 6 (7.69%) SAP
3 6 (7.69%) Dell
3 6 (7.69%) Cisco
3 6 (7.69%) IBM
3 6 (7.69%) Citrix
4 5 (6.41%) EMC
4 5 (6.41%) Business Objects
4 5 (6.41%) Brocade
4 5 (6.41%) SolarWinds
5 3 (3.85%) 3PAR
5 3 (3.85%) Isilon
5 3 (3.85%) Veeam
5 3 (3.85%) CommVault
5 3 (3.85%) NetApp
6 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.56%) Symantec
6 2 (2.56%) Progress
Colchester, Essex
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Harris Global
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Basildon
DP Connect
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent benefits package on offer
Posted: 14 days ago