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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 52 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing HP 6 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.55% 3.34% 7.99%
As % of the Vendors category 2.58% 5.94% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 28
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
233 202 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 60.21% 56.27% 64.16%
Number of salaries quoted 179 187 230
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (54.55%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 11 (50.00%) IIS
5 11 (50.00%) DHCP
5 11 (50.00%) DNS
5 11 (50.00%) iSCSI
5 11 (50.00%) HP SIM
5 11 (50.00%) VCP5
6 10 (45.45%) vSphere
6 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 10 (45.45%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) Cisco
7 9 (40.91%) SAN
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle
8 8 (36.36%) VMware Server
9 7 (31.82%) MySQL
9 7 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (27.27%) Dell
11 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
11 5 (22.73%) SaaS
11 5 (22.73%) IBM
11 5 (22.73%) NetApp
12 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
12 4 (18.18%) Citrix
12 4 (18.18%) WAN
12 4 (18.18%) Migration

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 11 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (4.55%) Papyrus
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Documentum
4 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) DHCP
1 11 (50.00%) DNS
1 11 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 9 (40.91%) SAN
4 7 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) VPN
6 3 (13.64%) DMZ
7 2 (9.09%) VoIP
7 2 (9.09%) ATM
7 2 (9.09%) ISDN
7 2 (9.09%) SMTP
7 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 2 (9.09%) xDSL
7 2 (9.09%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) Frame Relay
7 2 (9.09%) MPLS
7 2 (9.09%) OSPF
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%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Field Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Break Fix Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (4.55%) EDI
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) SecurID
3 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.55%) HP Superdome
3 1 (4.55%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) HACMP
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (50.00%) 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%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.55%) NCDA
5 1 (4.55%) NCIE
5 1 (4.55%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) vSphere
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Server
4 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.64%) VMFS
7 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
7 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
7 2 (9.09%) XenApp
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (4.55%) XenServer
8 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.55%) Firmware
8 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) Dell
6 5 (22.73%) IBM
6 5 (22.73%) NetApp
7 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) Symantec
8 3 (13.64%) Juniper
9 2 (9.09%) F5
9 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 2 (9.09%) Veritas
9 2 (9.09%) Lotus
9 2 (9.09%) Avaya
9 2 (9.09%) SonicWALL
9 2 (9.09%) Brocade
9 2 (9.09%) Veeam
9 2 (9.09%) Aruba
9 2 (9.09%) 3Com