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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 39 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing HP 23 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.66% 2.84% 2.77%
As % of the Vendors category 9.54% 6.34% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 11
Average salary £28,750 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
241 205 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.79% 44.76% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 212 174 199
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 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
Blackburn -11 5 £37,250 +35.45% 1
Burnley +4 1 £20,000 -
Blackpool -4 1 £24,000 -17.94%
Chorley - 1 £48,500 - 1
Preston - 1 £37,500 - 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 17 (53.13%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 12 (37.50%) Windows
5 10 (31.25%) Firewall
6 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.00%) Dell
7 8 (25.00%) CCNA
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (21.88%) Citrix
8 7 (21.88%) DNS
8 7 (21.88%) DHCP
8 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
8 7 (21.88%) WAN
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (18.75%) vSphere
9 6 (18.75%) Office 365
9 6 (18.75%) LAN
9 6 (18.75%) ISEB
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
10 5 (15.63%) Sophos
10 5 (15.63%) WatchGuard
10 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
10 5 (15.63%) WMI

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.50%) Lync
4 2 (6.25%) FileNet
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) SAS
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Exstream
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 7 (21.88%) DHCP
2 7 (21.88%) WAN
3 6 (18.75%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) OSPF
5 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.38%) Wireless
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.38%) NetScaler
6 2 (6.25%) SAN
7 1 (3.13%) IPv4
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
7 1 (3.13%) PBX
7 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) MS Access
2 1 (3.13%) Ingres
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) IT Support
5 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) XML
1 2 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) AS400
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
4 1 (3.13%) HPUX
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.13%) VMS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (15.63%) Functional Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Network Design
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
2 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CCNA
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.75%) ISEB
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.50%) MCSA
4 4 (12.50%) CCDP
4 4 (12.50%) CCNP
5 3 (9.38%) MCSE
5 3 (9.38%) MCP
5 3 (9.38%) HNC
5 3 (9.38%) HND
5 3 (9.38%) GNVQ
5 3 (9.38%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (15.63%) WMI
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) Dell
5 7 (21.88%) Citrix
6 5 (15.63%) Sophos
6 5 (15.63%) WatchGuard
7 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 4 (12.50%) IBM
8 3 (9.38%) NetApp
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle
8 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat
9 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL
9 2 (6.25%) webMethods
9 2 (6.25%) Software AG
9 2 (6.25%) Informatica
9 2 (6.25%) Sage
10 1 (3.13%) Novell
10 1 (3.13%) Veritas
10 1 (3.13%) Apple
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 6 days ago