The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Liverpool region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 23 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Permanent jobs citing HP 44 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.43% 2.30% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 17.60% 5.31% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 43 7 13
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +116.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,300 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £67,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
250 207 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.89% 43.22% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 211 184 237
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
Merseyside

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

HP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

HP Salary Trend in Liverpool

HP
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 36 (47.37%) VMware
2 34 (44.74%) Windows
2 34 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (44.74%) PowerShell
3 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
4 32 (42.11%) ITIL
5 28 (36.84%) SAN
6 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
7 25 (32.89%) SLA
8 24 (31.58%) VMware ESX
9 23 (30.26%) TCP/IP
10 22 (28.95%) Change Management
10 22 (28.95%) Capacity Planning
10 22 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (27.63%) NetApp
11 21 (27.63%) MS Excel
12 20 (26.32%) EMC
13 19 (25.00%) DNS
14 18 (23.68%) CA
14 18 (23.68%) Client/Server
14 18 (23.68%) Finance
14 18 (23.68%) vCloud
14 18 (23.68%) Cloud Computing
14 18 (23.68%) VMFS
14 18 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
15 17 (22.37%) VMware Server
15 17 (22.37%) Capacity Management
15 17 (22.37%) Firewall
15 17 (22.37%) e-Health
16 15 (19.74%) MS Exchange

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 15 (19.74%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.95%) Exstream Dialogue
6 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.63%) Apache
7 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.32%) IIS
8 1 (1.32%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (27.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) PrintSoft PReS
3 3 (3.95%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.84%) SAN
2 23 (30.26%) TCP/IP
3 19 (25.00%) DNS
4 17 (22.37%) Firewall
5 14 (18.42%) WAN
6 13 (17.11%) Kerberos
6 13 (17.11%) IPsec
7 12 (15.79%) VPN
8 10 (13.16%) LDAP
9 9 (11.84%) Structured Cabling
9 9 (11.84%) VLAN
10 6 (7.89%) DMZ
10 6 (7.89%) DHCP
11 5 (6.58%) LAN
12 4 (5.26%) Internet
13 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
14 1 (1.32%) VoIP
14 1 (1.32%) SNMP
14 1 (1.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.32%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (6.58%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Investment Banking
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Analyst
2 15 (19.74%) Technical Support
3 13 (17.11%) Consultant
4 12 (15.79%) VMware Consultant
4 12 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.84%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (9.21%) VMware Specialist
7 6 (7.89%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Test Manager
8 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.58%) Administrator
9 4 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Service Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Service Desk Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) WSH
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Client/Server
2 17 (22.37%) e-Health
3 13 (17.11%) PKI
4 12 (15.79%) Fat Client
4 12 (15.79%) Thin Client
5 9 (11.84%) Blackberry
5 9 (11.84%) iPhone
6 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.95%) CMDB
6 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.63%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.63%) Celerra
7 2 (2.63%) Firmware
7 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.32%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.74%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) UNIX
3 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.53%) Linux
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.58%) HPUX
5 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.32%) MVS
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) ITIL
2 22 (28.95%) Change Management
2 22 (28.95%) Capacity Planning
2 22 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (22.37%) Capacity Management
4 10 (13.16%) Server Monitoring
5 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (7.89%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.58%) Automation Testing
6 5 (6.58%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.26%) Wealth Management
7 4 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.95%) Investment Management
8 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.63%) High Availability
9 2 (2.63%) Release Management
9 2 (2.63%) Workflow
10 1 (1.32%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) PowerShell
2 13 (17.11%) VB.NET
3 11 (14.47%) SQL
4 7 (9.21%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.95%) VB
6 2 (2.63%) Groovy
6 2 (2.63%) Python
6 2 (2.63%) C#
6 2 (2.63%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
1 12 (15.79%) MCITP
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.16%) MCSE
3 9 (11.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.26%) ISEB
5 2 (2.63%) NCDA
5 2 (2.63%) NCIE
5 2 (2.63%) CCEE
5 2 (2.63%) CCIA
5 2 (2.63%) VCAP
5 2 (2.63%) VCDX
5 2 (2.63%) MCTS
5 2 (2.63%) HP MASE
5 2 (2.63%) HP AIS
5 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.32%) CCA
6 1 (1.32%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (32.89%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
3 24 (31.58%) VMware ESX
4 18 (23.68%) vCloud
4 18 (23.68%) VMFS
4 18 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (22.37%) VMware Server
6 13 (17.11%) NFS
7 10 (13.16%) Hyper-V
8 7 (9.21%) vSphere
9 6 (7.89%) XenApp
9 6 (7.89%) XenDesktop
10 5 (6.58%) XenServer
11 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
11 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (3.95%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) HP SIM
2 9 (11.84%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.95%) SCCM
3 3 (3.95%) SCOM
4 2 (2.63%) Nagios
4 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.63%) OpenView
4 2 (2.63%) OVSD
5 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.32%) MOM
5 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) VMware
2 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
3 21 (27.63%) NetApp
4 20 (26.32%) EMC
5 18 (23.68%) CA
6 15 (19.74%) Cisco
7 13 (17.11%) Dell
8 11 (14.47%) IBM
9 9 (11.84%) Citrix
10 5 (6.58%) Sage
11 4 (5.26%) Symantec
12 3 (3.95%) ProCurve
12 3 (3.95%) Kaspersky
13 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.63%) Mitel
14 1 (1.32%) Adobe
14 1 (1.32%) BMC
14 1 (1.32%) Oracle
14 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
14 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds