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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 53 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing HP 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.63% 1.44% 1.53%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 3.29% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Average salary £22,250 £31,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.92% +27.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,375 £22,520
10% offered a salary of more than £28,775 £45,000 £33,200
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
226 213 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.12% 43.74% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 191 165 197
Average salary £30,459 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.97% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 7 £22,250 -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (86.67%) Cisco
2 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (70.00%) Windows
3 15 (50.00%) Citrix
3 15 (50.00%) VMware
4 13 (43.33%) VPN
5 12 (40.00%) SAN
5 12 (40.00%) Business Continuity
5 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
6 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
7 10 (33.33%) Dell
7 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (33.33%) Firewall
8 8 (26.67%) Terminal Services
8 8 (26.67%) Service Management
8 8 (26.67%) ITIL
8 8 (26.67%) vSphere
9 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
9 7 (23.33%) LAN
9 7 (23.33%) Mac OS X
9 7 (23.33%) Apple
9 7 (23.33%) Wyse
10 6 (20.00%) Veeam
10 6 (20.00%) Project Management
10 6 (20.00%) EMC
10 6 (20.00%) WAN
11 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
11 5 (16.67%) NetApp
11 5 (16.67%) Internet

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) GitHub
2 2 (6.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) VPN
2 12 (40.00%) SAN
3 10 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (23.33%) LAN
5 6 (20.00%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) Internet
7 4 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (10.00%) SMS
9 2 (6.67%) WLAN
9 2 (6.67%) DNS
10 1 (3.33%) SSL
10 1 (3.33%) Wireless
10 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.33%) PBX
10 1 (3.33%) DHCP
10 1 (3.33%) FTP
10 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Ingres
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
1 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Back Office
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
1 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (6.67%) RESTful
1 2 (6.67%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 5 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (23.33%) Mac OS X
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.33%) VMS
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.33%) AIX
8 1 (3.33%) HPUX
8 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Service Management
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) BCP
5 2 (6.67%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Use Case
6 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) Terminal Services
3 8 (26.67%) vSphere
4 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (6.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) Citrix
2 15 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (33.33%) Dell
5 7 (23.33%) Apple
5 7 (23.33%) Wyse
6 6 (20.00%) Veeam
6 6 (20.00%) EMC
7 5 (16.67%) NetApp
7 5 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (13.33%) Juniper
8 4 (13.33%) McAfee
8 4 (13.33%) SonicWALL
9 2 (6.67%) Sophos
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle
10 1 (3.33%) Novell
10 1 (3.33%) Veritas
10 1 (3.33%) Nortel
10 1 (3.33%) Avaya