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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 38 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing HP 19 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.96% 2.58% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category 8.15% 6.04% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 9
Average salary £36,000 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,800 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £32,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
233 182 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.54% 42.62% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 213 149 214
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 5 £37,250 - 1
Preston +13 4 £34,250 +5.38%
Chorley - 3 £48,500 - 2
Burnley +4 1 £20,000 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 - 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (47.22%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (27.78%) Firewall
4 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 8 (22.22%) IBM
6 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 8 (22.22%) CCNA
6 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (19.44%) DHCP
7 7 (19.44%) DNS
7 7 (19.44%) WAN
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (16.67%) Office 365
8 6 (16.67%) vSphere
8 6 (16.67%) LAN
8 6 (16.67%) ISEB
8 6 (16.67%) Dell
9 5 (13.89%) Citrix
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.89%) Linux

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.11%) FileNet
4 4 (11.11%) Lync
5 3 (8.33%) Apache
5 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Exstream
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) WAN
2 7 (19.44%) DHCP
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 6 (16.67%) LAN
4 4 (11.11%) SAN
4 4 (11.11%) OSPF
5 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.33%) Wireless
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 3 (8.33%) SMS
6 1 (2.78%) IPv4
6 1 (2.78%) PBX
6 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (8.33%) Ingres
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.56%) Bugzilla
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Test Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
1 4 (11.11%) XML
1 4 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) AS400
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) VMS
3 3 (8.33%) AIX
3 3 (8.33%) HPUX
3 3 (8.33%) Solaris
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (13.89%) Functional Testing
3 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) Service Management
3 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) CRM
4 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Use Case
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security
6 1 (2.78%) Telemarketing
6 1 (2.78%) Web Development
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) CCNA
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) ISEB
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.11%) CCDP
4 4 (11.11%) MCSA
4 4 (11.11%) CCNP
5 3 (8.33%) MCP
5 3 (8.33%) HNC
5 3 (8.33%) HND
5 3 (8.33%) MCSE
5 3 (8.33%) GNVQ
5 3 (8.33%) NVQ Level 3
5 3 (8.33%) VCP4
6 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (13.89%) WMI
3 3 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 8 (22.22%) IBM
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle
6 6 (16.67%) Dell
7 5 (13.89%) Citrix
7 5 (13.89%) Sophos
7 5 (13.89%) WatchGuard
8 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.11%) webMethods
8 4 (11.11%) Software AG
8 4 (11.11%) Informatica
9 3 (8.33%) Novell
9 3 (8.33%) Veritas
9 3 (8.33%) EMC
9 3 (8.33%) Blue Coat
10 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
10 2 (5.56%) Sage
11 1 (2.78%) Apple
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago