The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 107 132 110
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -22
Permanent jobs citing HP 73 60 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.04% 1.49% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% 3.44% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 53
Average salary £43,500 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.85% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,700 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,100 £65,000
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1569 1744 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.89% 43.44% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1401 1522
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

HP Salary Trend in Manchester

HP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Manchester

HP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Salford - 4 £38,750 -
Altrincham +5 2 £43,500 +93.33% 1
Wigan +1 2 £24,000 -43.52%
Stockport +4 1 £28,500 -1.72%
Bolton - 1 £37,500 -
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 107 (62.94%) Windows
2 94 (55.29%) VMware
3 82 (48.24%) Microsoft
4 76 (44.71%) Cisco
5 62 (36.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 57 (33.53%) SAN
7 51 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 50 (29.41%) Linux
9 47 (27.65%) Data Centre
10 45 (26.47%) NetApp
11 44 (25.88%) MS Exchange
12 42 (24.71%) Hyper-V
13 40 (23.53%) Business Continuity
14 38 (22.35%) Active Directory
15 37 (21.76%) Oracle
16 35 (20.59%) CheckPoint
16 35 (20.59%) Middleware
16 35 (20.59%) Symantec
16 35 (20.59%) Mentoring
16 35 (20.59%) Coaching
17 34 (20.00%) AIX
17 34 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 33 (19.41%) Solaris
19 32 (18.82%) SUSE
20 29 (17.06%) Windows Server 2008
20 29 (17.06%) HPUX
20 29 (17.06%) FlexPod
21 28 (16.47%) ITIL
21 28 (16.47%) Red Hat
21 28 (16.47%) IBM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 44 (25.88%) MS Exchange
2 24 (14.12%) WebLogic
2 24 (14.12%) WebSphere
3 21 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (8.82%) IIS
5 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (5.88%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (2.94%) Lync
10 4 (2.35%) Apache
11 3 (1.76%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.59%) Site Server
12 1 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.59%) WorkSite
Applications
1 20 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.12%) IBM PureFlex
2 4 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (33.53%) SAN
2 24 (14.12%) WAN
3 23 (13.53%) LAN
4 17 (10.00%) DNS
5 15 (8.82%) Wireless
6 12 (7.06%) DHCP
7 11 (6.47%) Firewall
8 9 (5.29%) TCP/IP
8 9 (5.29%) VPN
9 7 (4.12%) Network Security
10 6 (3.53%) Wireless Security
10 6 (3.53%) FTP
10 6 (3.53%) HTTP
11 5 (2.94%) Internet
11 5 (2.94%) iSCSI
11 5 (2.94%) VLAN
12 4 (2.35%) IPsec
12 4 (2.35%) NAS
12 4 (2.35%) GSM
12 4 (2.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.88%) Oracle Database
3 24 (14.12%) Relational Database
3 24 (14.12%) Oracle Exadata
3 24 (14.12%) DB2
3 24 (14.12%) RDBMS
4 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.35%) MySQL
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 9 (5.29%) HP UFT
3 7 (4.12%) Selenium
4 4 (2.35%) WebLOAD
5 3 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.76%) JIRA
6 2 (1.18%) AppScan
7 1 (0.59%) MSI
7 1 (0.59%) Bugzilla
General
1 25 (14.71%) Finance
2 11 (6.47%) Retail
3 10 (5.88%) Banking
4 5 (2.94%) Legal
4 5 (2.94%) Advertising
5 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) Law
6 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (23.53%) Architect
2 26 (15.29%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (14.12%) Infrastructure Architect
3 24 (14.12%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 21 (12.35%) Analyst
5 18 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 12 (7.06%) Consultant
8 10 (5.88%) Test Analyst
8 10 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 10 (5.88%) Server Engineer
9 9 (5.29%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (5.29%) QA Analyst
10 8 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.12%) Tester
11 7 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (4.12%) Administrator
11 7 (4.12%) Windows Server Engineer
11 7 (4.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.59%) Middleware
2 24 (14.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 24 (14.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (3.53%) Web Services
4 5 (2.94%) .NET
5 4 (2.35%) HTML
5 4 (2.35%) Sensu
6 3 (1.76%) ODBC
6 3 (1.76%) J2EE
7 2 (1.18%) XML
8 1 (0.59%) COM
8 1 (0.59%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.65%) Data Centre
2 29 (17.06%) FlexPod
3 9 (5.29%) Clustering
3 9 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.94%) HACMP
5 4 (2.35%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.35%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.35%) Derivative
5 4 (2.35%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.35%) HP StoreVirtual
5 4 (2.35%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.18%) IPTV
6 2 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) PMI
7 1 (0.59%) Life Science
7 1 (0.59%) CMDB
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 107 (62.94%) Windows
2 50 (29.41%) Linux
3 34 (20.00%) AIX
3 34 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (19.41%) Solaris
5 32 (18.82%) SUSE
6 29 (17.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (17.06%) HPUX
7 24 (14.12%) OS/400
7 24 (14.12%) zOS
8 23 (13.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (13.53%) UNIX
9 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (5.88%) Windows 7
11 5 (2.94%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.35%) CentOS
13 3 (1.76%) VMS
13 3 (1.76%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.18%) NetWare
14 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.53%) Business Continuity
2 35 (20.59%) Mentoring
2 35 (20.59%) Coaching
3 28 (16.47%) ITIL
4 26 (15.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 24 (14.12%) Converged Infrastructure
6 14 (8.24%) Service Management
6 14 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (7.06%) Test Scripting
8 10 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 10 (5.88%) Regression Testing
9 9 (5.29%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.29%) Network Design
10 8 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.71%) Performance Improvement
11 7 (4.12%) Migration
11 7 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.12%) Change Management
11 7 (4.12%) Project Management
12 6 (3.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.24%) SQL
2 9 (5.29%) Java
3 7 (4.12%) C
3 7 (4.12%) VB
4 5 (2.94%) Python
4 5 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.94%) Perl
4 5 (2.94%) VBScript
5 4 (2.35%) C++
5 4 (2.35%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.35%) sed
5 4 (2.35%) AWK
5 4 (2.35%) Ruby
6 3 (1.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.18%) C#
8 1 (0.59%) PHP
8 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.41%) Degree
4 14 (8.24%) ISEB
5 13 (7.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (5.29%) MCSE
7 8 (4.71%) CCNA
7 8 (4.71%) MCITP
8 7 (4.12%) HP ASE
9 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 6 (3.53%) MCPD
10 5 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (2.94%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.94%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.94%) MCTS
11 3 (1.76%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.76%) NCDA
11 3 (1.76%) MCSA
11 3 (1.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.65%) QA
2 8 (4.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (36.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (24.71%) Hyper-V
3 38 (22.35%) Active Directory
4 24 (14.12%) KVM
5 10 (5.88%) XenApp
6 8 (4.71%) vSphere
7 7 (4.12%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (2.35%) Kamailio
10 3 (1.76%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.76%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.18%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.18%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.18%) ProxySG
11 2 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.59%) XenServer
12 1 (0.59%) Xen
12 1 (0.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (14.12%) Tivoli
2 16 (9.41%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (3.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 5 (2.94%) Data Guard
4 5 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (2.35%) Nagios
5 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.35%) HAProxy
5 4 (2.35%) Opsview
5 4 (2.35%) Graphite
6 3 (1.76%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.76%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.76%) SCCM
6 3 (1.76%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.18%) Nessus
7 2 (1.18%) Nmap
7 2 (1.18%) WebInspect
7 2 (1.18%) WSUS
7 2 (1.18%) SCOM
7 2 (1.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 94 (55.29%) VMware
2 82 (48.24%) Microsoft
3 76 (44.71%) Cisco
4 45 (26.47%) NetApp
5 37 (21.76%) Oracle
6 35 (20.59%) CheckPoint
6 35 (20.59%) Symantec
7 28 (16.47%) Red Hat
7 28 (16.47%) IBM
8 26 (15.29%) EMC
8 26 (15.29%) Juniper
8 26 (15.29%) BMC
8 26 (15.29%) CA
9 24 (14.12%) Brocade
10 23 (13.53%) Dell
11 22 (12.94%) Citrix
12 9 (5.29%) F5
13 8 (4.71%) Meraki
14 7 (4.12%) 3PAR
15 6 (3.53%) Huawei
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