The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 47 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing HP 8 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.90% 3.69% 6.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.29% 6.57% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 24
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +16.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £36,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
HP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
243 198 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 57.72% 56.25% 64.30%
Number of salaries quoted 198 183 242
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

HP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

HP Salary Trend in Luton

HP
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Luton

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 11 (50.00%) Linux
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
5 11 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (45.45%) iSCSI
6 10 (45.45%) IIS
6 10 (45.45%) DHCP
6 10 (45.45%) DNS
6 10 (45.45%) SAN
6 10 (45.45%) vSphere
6 10 (45.45%) HP SIM
6 10 (45.45%) VCP5
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle
8 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
8 8 (36.36%) Cisco
9 7 (31.82%) MySQL
9 7 (31.82%) VMware Server
9 7 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
10 5 (22.73%) IBM
10 5 (22.73%) Dell
10 5 (22.73%) Citrix
10 5 (22.73%) NetApp
10 5 (22.73%) SaaS
11 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
12 3 (13.64%) Symantec
12 3 (13.64%) DMZ

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 10 (45.45%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (9.09%) Papyrus
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.55%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) Documentum
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DHCP
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
1 10 (45.45%) SAN
1 10 (45.45%) iSCSI
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 7 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (13.64%) DMZ
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) xDSL
6 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.55%) SMTP
6 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.55%) ATM
6 1 (4.55%) ISDN
6 1 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Field Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Break Fix Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) EDI
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) SecurID
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) HACMP
3 1 (4.55%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) HP Superdome
3 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Migration
1 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
2 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
2 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) ETL
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (45.45%) VCP5
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) MCTS
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) NCDA
5 1 (4.55%) NCIE
5 1 (4.55%) VCAP
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) vSphere
3 7 (31.82%) VMware Server
4 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.64%) XenApp
6 3 (13.64%) VMFS
7 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 2 (9.09%) XenServer
7 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
8 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
8 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) HP SIM
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 5 (22.73%) Dell
5 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 5 (22.73%) NetApp
6 3 (13.64%) Symantec
7 2 (9.09%) Veeam
7 2 (9.09%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) Informatica
8 1 (4.55%) Avaya
8 1 (4.55%) Veritas
8 1 (4.55%) Lotus
8 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (4.55%) Sun
8 1 (4.55%) SAP