The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 38 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing HP 9 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.54% 4.72% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 5.73% 9.92% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 9
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
HP
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 242 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.23% 47.64% 43.25%
Number of salaries quoted 128 213 158
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

HP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

HP Salary Trend in Lancashire

HP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

HP Salary Histogram in Lancashire

HP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Blackburn +14 4 £22,500 -39.59%
Preston +10 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Fleetwood - 1 £40,000 -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Terminal Services
3 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 6 (42.86%) JIRA
3 6 (42.86%) QA
3 6 (42.86%) Selenium
3 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) Defect Management
4 5 (35.71%) QA Automation
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) Workflow
4 5 (35.71%) Telerik
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Apple
4 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Wyse
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Dell
4 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) HND
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 2 (14.29%) SAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) 3G
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.14%) SNMP
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) QA Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Java Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) QA Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) QA Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) QA Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Field Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Web Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Web Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Web Tester
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Health Informatics
2 1 (7.14%) Informatics
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Defect Management
2 5 (35.71%) QA Automation
2 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) BCP
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Apple
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Dell
2 5 (35.71%) Telerik
2 5 (35.71%) Wyse
3 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) VMware