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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 52 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing HP 3 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.87% 2.93% 8.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 5.41% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 29
Average salary £68,000 £54,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £48,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,400 £54,000 £55,000
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
204 185 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 59.48% 54.25% 61.48%
Number of salaries quoted 152 175 223
Average salary £44,750 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 20 October 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Luton

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) IIS
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) vSphere
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (40.00%) iSCSI
5 8 (40.00%) DNS
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
5 8 (40.00%) DHCP
5 8 (40.00%) HP SIM
5 8 (40.00%) VCP5
6 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco
7 6 (30.00%) MySQL
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Server
7 6 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (25.00%) IBM
8 5 (25.00%) Dell
9 4 (20.00%) Citrix
9 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (20.00%) NetApp
9 4 (20.00%) WAN
9 4 (20.00%) Migration
9 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
9 4 (20.00%) Symantec

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Documentum
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) Papyrus
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DHCP
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
1 8 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless
6 2 (10.00%) Frame Relay
6 2 (10.00%) DMZ
6 2 (10.00%) MPLS
6 2 (10.00%) OSPF
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (10.00%) SMTP
6 2 (10.00%) ATM
6 2 (10.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Break Fix Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) EDI
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
1 2 (10.00%) SecurID
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) HP Superdome
2 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) HPUX
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) ETL
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) PowerHouse
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (40.00%) VCP5
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) NCDA
4 1 (5.00%) NCIE
4 1 (5.00%) VCAP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) vSphere
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Server
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (10.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (10.00%) VMFS
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
6 1 (5.00%) XenServer
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (5.00%) PowerHA
6 1 (5.00%) Firmware
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 5 (25.00%) Dell
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) Symantec
6 3 (15.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) Avaya
7 2 (10.00%) Veritas
7 2 (10.00%) Lotus
7 2 (10.00%) Websense
7 2 (10.00%) BT
7 2 (10.00%) 3Com
7 2 (10.00%) Brocade
7 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
7 2 (10.00%) Veeam
7 2 (10.00%) Aruba