The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Halifax 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 24 18 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing HP 25 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.61% 13.04% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 17.24% 26.25% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 1
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
145 80 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 38.36% 49.69% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 94 65 22
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,250 £46,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
West Yorkshire

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

HP
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

HP Salary Trend in Halifax

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 15 (45.45%) Windows
1 15 (45.45%) Banking
1 15 (45.45%) Incident Management
1 15 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) BMC
3 9 (27.27%) IBM
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) NetApp
4 8 (24.24%) WatchGuard
4 8 (24.24%) SonicWALL
5 7 (21.21%) VB
6 6 (18.18%) UNIX
6 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.15%) ITSM
7 5 (15.15%) MySQL
7 5 (15.15%) HTML
7 5 (15.15%) Perl
7 5 (15.15%) AIX
7 5 (15.15%) Solaris
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) Tivoli
7 5 (15.15%) Netcool
7 5 (15.15%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (9.09%) VBScript
8 3 (9.09%) ClearCase

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) Exstream Dialogue
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) ADSL
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
1 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 3 (9.09%) ClearQuest
1 3 (9.09%) CruiseControl
General
1 15 (45.45%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Technical Specialist
1 10 (30.30%) Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) Sales Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) IT Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) IT Sales Consultant
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Consultant
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) AIX
3 5 (15.15%) Solaris
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Incident Management
1 15 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 5 (15.15%) ITSM
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) VB
2 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 5 (15.15%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) VBScript
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCEA
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) CCEE
3 1 (3.03%) CCAA
3 1 (3.03%) CCIA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) DFS Replication
2 2 (6.06%) XenServer
2 2 (6.06%) Terminal Server
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Tivoli
1 5 (15.15%) Netcool
1 5 (15.15%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) VMware
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco
1 10 (30.30%) BMC
2 9 (27.27%) IBM
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) NetApp
3 8 (24.24%) WatchGuard
3 8 (24.24%) SonicWALL
4 2 (6.06%) Sophos
4 2 (6.06%) EMC
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Veeam