The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 125 110 113
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing HP 59 74 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.47% 1.82% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 3.38% 4.11% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 54
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £19,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £65,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1743 1799 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.46% 44.36% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1517 1628
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
North West

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Stockport -6 4 £29,000 -55.38% 1
Wigan -1 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Altrincham -1 1 £22,500 -19.64% 1
HP
North West

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 84 (52.17%) Windows
2 79 (49.07%) Microsoft
3 73 (45.34%) VMware
4 58 (36.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (28.57%) Cisco
6 42 (26.09%) Citrix
6 42 (26.09%) ITIL
7 40 (24.84%) Active Directory
7 40 (24.84%) NetApp
7 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (24.22%) vSphere
8 39 (24.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (24.22%) Finance
9 38 (23.60%) SQL
10 35 (21.74%) EMC
11 31 (19.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 29 (18.01%) IBM
12 29 (18.01%) Oracle
12 29 (18.01%) MS Exchange
13 28 (17.39%) Dell
13 28 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
14 27 (16.77%) SQL Server
15 26 (16.15%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (15.53%) WAN
16 25 (15.53%) MCSE
16 25 (15.53%) SAN
17 24 (14.91%) Firewall
18 23 (14.29%) Linux
18 23 (14.29%) Hyper-V
19 22 (13.66%) Project Management

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 29 (18.01%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.83%) IIS
3 10 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.97%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.11%) Lync
5 5 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.48%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.86%) Apache
7 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.24%) Confluence
9 1 (0.62%) Documentum
9 1 (0.62%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (12.42%) MS Office
2 19 (11.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Exstream
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Office 365
2 3 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.53%) WAN
1 25 (15.53%) SAN
2 24 (14.91%) Firewall
3 21 (13.04%) LAN
3 21 (13.04%) DNS
4 16 (9.94%) DHCP
5 13 (8.07%) TCP/IP
6 11 (6.83%) Internet
6 11 (6.83%) Wireless
7 10 (6.21%) VoIP
8 9 (5.59%) VLAN
9 8 (4.97%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (4.97%) HTTP
9 8 (4.97%) MPLS
10 7 (4.35%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.73%) SSL
11 6 (3.73%) OSPF
11 6 (3.73%) EIGRP
12 5 (3.11%) IGRP
12 5 (3.11%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.18%) Oracle Database
3 12 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.86%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.86%) MySQL
6 3 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.86%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.24%) DB2
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (10.56%) JIRA
2 7 (4.35%) Selenium
3 5 (3.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.86%) JUnit
6 2 (1.24%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.62%) UltraEdit
7 1 (0.62%) Gradle
7 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
General
1 39 (24.22%) Finance
2 8 (4.97%) Advertising
3 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.48%) Retail
4 4 (2.48%) Billing
4 4 (2.48%) Legal
5 3 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.24%) Military
6 2 (1.24%) Banking
6 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.24%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (23.60%) Analyst
2 19 (11.80%) Architect
3 16 (9.94%) Tester
4 13 (8.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (7.45%) Service Analyst
6 11 (6.83%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (6.21%) Software Tester
7 10 (6.21%) Network Engineer
7 10 (6.21%) Test Analyst
8 9 (5.59%) Consultant
8 9 (5.59%) Administrator
9 7 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (3.73%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (3.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (3.73%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.11%) Trainer
11 5 (3.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.59%) Web Services
1 9 (5.59%) .NET
1 9 (5.59%) .NET Framework
2 8 (4.97%) WCF
2 8 (4.97%) WF
2 8 (4.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (4.97%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.11%) SOAP
4 4 (2.48%) CSS
5 3 (1.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.86%) Middleware
5 3 (1.86%) HTML
6 1 (0.62%) XML
6 1 (0.62%) XSLT
6 1 (0.62%) COM
6 1 (0.62%) EJB
6 1 (0.62%) JMS
6 1 (0.62%) EDI
6 1 (0.62%) REST
6 1 (0.62%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.07%) FlexPod
2 10 (6.21%) CLARiiON
3 7 (4.35%) Clustering
4 6 (3.73%) EqualLogic
5 5 (3.11%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.11%) IPTV
6 4 (2.48%) Symmetrix
6 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.86%) Replication
7 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.24%) Celerra
9 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.62%) HACMP
9 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.62%) SecurID
9 1 (0.62%) IVR
9 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 84 (52.17%) Windows
2 40 (24.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (19.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (16.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (14.29%) Linux
6 17 (10.56%) Windows 7
7 13 (8.07%) Windows XP
8 10 (6.21%) UNIX
9 7 (4.35%) Solaris
10 6 (3.73%) AIX
10 6 (3.73%) HPUX
11 5 (3.11%) Mac OS X
11 5 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.48%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.86%) Debian
13 3 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (1.24%) SUSE
14 2 (1.24%) OS/400
14 2 (1.24%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.09%) ITIL
2 22 (13.66%) Project Management
3 20 (12.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (11.80%) Capacity Management
5 17 (10.56%) Scrum
6 16 (9.94%) Load Balancing
6 16 (9.94%) Migration
7 15 (9.32%) Change Management
7 15 (9.32%) Software Testing
7 15 (9.32%) Problem Management
8 13 (8.07%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.45%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.21%) Network Management
10 10 (6.21%) Business Development
10 10 (6.21%) Incident Management
10 10 (6.21%) Use Case
11 9 (5.59%) Business Continuity
11 9 (5.59%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (4.97%) Data Management
12 8 (4.97%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.60%) SQL
2 18 (11.18%) C#
3 9 (5.59%) VB
3 9 (5.59%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.73%) C
5 5 (3.11%) Java
6 3 (1.86%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.86%) Perl
6 3 (1.86%) VBScript
7 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.62%) XAML
8 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (24.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (15.53%) MCSE
4 21 (13.04%) CCNA
5 16 (9.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (9.94%) MCSA
6 15 (9.32%) ISTQB
7 14 (8.70%) MCP
8 11 (6.83%) CCNP
9 10 (6.21%) MCITP
9 10 (6.21%) ISEB
10 9 (5.59%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (5.59%) Security Cleared
11 8 (4.97%) SC Cleared
12 7 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (4.35%) CCIE
12 7 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (3.73%) Degree
14 5 (3.11%) CCIP
14 5 (3.11%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) QA
2 11 (6.83%) SLA
3 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (36.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (24.84%) Active Directory
3 39 (24.22%) vSphere
4 23 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 16 (9.94%) XenApp
6 10 (6.21%) XenDesktop
7 7 (4.35%) vCloud
8 6 (3.73%) VMware Server
9 4 (2.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 4 (2.48%) XenServer
9 4 (2.48%) Xen
9 4 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.48%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.86%) NFS
10 3 (1.86%) Squid
11 2 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.24%) KVM
11 2 (1.24%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 16 (9.94%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (8.70%) OpenView
3 11 (6.83%) Backup Exec
4 10 (6.21%) CiscoWorks
5 8 (4.97%) SCCM
6 5 (3.11%) HP NNM
7 4 (2.48%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.86%) WSUS
9 2 (1.24%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.24%) Nagios
9 2 (1.24%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.62%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.62%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.62%) SCOM
10 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 79 (49.07%) Microsoft
2 73 (45.34%) VMware
3 46 (28.57%) Cisco
4 42 (26.09%) Citrix
5 40 (24.84%) NetApp
6 35 (21.74%) EMC
7 29 (18.01%) IBM
7 29 (18.01%) Oracle
8 28 (17.39%) Dell
9 15 (9.32%) 3PAR
10 13 (8.07%) Juniper
11 11 (6.83%) Red Hat
11 11 (6.83%) ProCurve
12 10 (6.21%) F5
12 10 (6.21%) SAP
12 10 (6.21%) BMC
13 9 (5.59%) Symantec
14 8 (4.97%) Remedy
14 8 (4.97%) CheckPoint
15 7 (4.35%) Brocade
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