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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 60 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing HP 9 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.68% 2.73% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 6.19% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 11
Average salary £40,500 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% +3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £32,000
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
225 210 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.98% 44.12% 45.01%
Number of salaries quoted 200 172 202
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -10 3 £22,250 -
Preston -11 1 £18,000 -64.00%
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (44.12%) SAN
3 15 (44.12%) VMware
4 12 (35.29%) Business Continuity
4 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (32.35%) Service Management
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 11 (32.35%) Citrix
6 10 (29.41%) Firewall
7 9 (26.47%) EMC
7 9 (26.47%) VPN
8 8 (23.53%) ITIL
8 8 (23.53%) vSphere
9 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
9 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
9 7 (20.59%) LAN
9 7 (20.59%) SQL
10 6 (17.65%) Oracle
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) SMS
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) IBM
10 6 (17.65%) WAN
10 6 (17.65%) Dell
10 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Project Management
10 6 (17.65%) Veeam

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.88%) FileNet
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) SAN
2 10 (29.41%) Firewall
3 9 (26.47%) VPN
4 7 (20.59%) LAN
5 6 (17.65%) SMS
5 6 (17.65%) WAN
6 5 (14.71%) Internet
7 4 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (5.88%) DNS
8 2 (5.88%) WLAN
9 1 (2.94%) PBX
9 1 (2.94%) DHCP
9 1 (2.94%) FTP
9 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.94%) SSL
9 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.94%) Wireless
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) DB2
2 4 (11.76%) Ingres
3 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Bugzilla
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Field Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) XSLT
2 2 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.88%) RESTful
2 2 (5.88%) Reactive Extensions
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
2 5 (14.71%) Replication
3 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 4 (11.76%) AS400
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Statistics
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (17.65%) Linux
4 4 (11.76%) VMS
4 4 (11.76%) AIX
4 4 (11.76%) HPUX
4 4 (11.76%) Solaris
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
5 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Business Continuity
2 11 (32.35%) Service Management
3 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) Use Case
6 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.88%) BCP
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Security Patching
8 1 (2.94%) Web Development
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) CCNA
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) vSphere
4 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.88%) SCDPM
3 2 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (5.88%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 9 (26.47%) EMC
5 6 (17.65%) Dell
5 6 (17.65%) IBM
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) Veeam
6 5 (14.71%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (14.71%) NetApp
7 4 (11.76%) Novell
7 4 (11.76%) Veritas
7 4 (11.76%) Juniper
7 4 (11.76%) SonicWALL
7 4 (11.76%) McAfee
8 3 (8.82%) Wyse
8 3 (8.82%) Apple
9 2 (5.88%) Informatica
9 2 (5.88%) Software AG