The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 124 115 129
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing HP 146 157 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.13% 2.11% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 4.88% 4.74% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 100 132 87
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
HP
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2994 3315 3089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.71% 44.59% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2391 2573 2623
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

HP Salary Trend in the North West

HP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in the North West

HP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Manchester +41 94 £40,000 +20.30% 15
Cheshire -23 32 £27,500 -15.38% 5
Lancashire +7 9 £22,250 -36.42% 1
Merseyside -19 6 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Cumbria -5 5 £32,500 - 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 176 (58.86%) Windows
2 131 (43.81%) VMware
3 121 (40.47%) Cisco
3 121 (40.47%) Microsoft
4 88 (29.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 85 (28.43%) SAN
6 70 (23.41%) Active Directory
6 70 (23.41%) SQL Server
7 66 (22.07%) SQL
8 65 (21.74%) ITIL
9 61 (20.40%) Linux
10 60 (20.07%) Oracle
11 59 (19.73%) MS Exchange
11 59 (19.73%) Hyper-V
12 55 (18.39%) Finance
13 53 (17.73%) WAN
14 52 (17.39%) Dell
15 51 (17.06%) LAN
15 51 (17.06%) Juniper
16 50 (16.72%) Business Continuity
17 49 (16.39%) Mentoring
18 47 (15.72%) IBM
18 47 (15.72%) Citrix
18 47 (15.72%) MS Excel
18 47 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
19 44 (14.72%) AIX
19 44 (14.72%) EMC
19 44 (14.72%) NetApp
20 43 (14.38%) Solaris
20 43 (14.38%) Data Centre

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 59 (19.73%) MS Exchange
2 30 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (8.36%) WebLogic
4 24 (8.03%) WebSphere
5 22 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (5.69%) SharePoint
7 16 (5.35%) IIS
8 15 (5.02%) Exstream Dialogue
9 13 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (2.34%) Papyrus
11 7 (2.34%) StreamWeaver
12 6 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (2.01%) Office Communications Server
12 6 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.67%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 5 (1.67%) Apache
14 3 (1.00%) Tuxedo
14 3 (1.00%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 47 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 19 (6.35%) Exstream
2 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.33%) Line 500
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.33%) Agresso
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.69%) Office 365
1 23 (7.69%) IBM PureFlex
2 3 (1.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.67%) GitHub
3 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (28.43%) SAN
2 53 (17.73%) WAN
3 51 (17.06%) LAN
4 38 (12.71%) VPN
5 36 (12.04%) DNS
6 34 (11.37%) Firewall
7 31 (10.37%) DHCP
8 24 (8.03%) Wireless
9 22 (7.36%) VLAN
10 21 (7.02%) TCP/IP
11 13 (4.35%) HTTP
12 12 (4.01%) Internet
12 12 (4.01%) NAS
13 11 (3.68%) iSCSI
14 10 (3.34%) Wireless Security
15 9 (3.01%) VDSL
15 9 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (3.01%) ADSL
16 8 (2.68%) FTP
17 7 (2.34%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (23.41%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.36%) Oracle Database
3 25 (8.36%) DB2
4 24 (8.03%) Relational Database
5 23 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
5 23 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 14 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.67%) MySQL
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.34%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.34%) Big Data
10 3 (1.00%) Informix
11 2 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (6.69%) Selenium
2 19 (6.35%) HP UFT
3 18 (6.02%) LoadRunner
4 11 (3.68%) JIRA
5 6 (2.01%) SilkTest
5 6 (2.01%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.67%) Bugzilla
6 5 (1.67%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.34%) WebLOAD
7 4 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.00%) JUnit
8 3 (1.00%) NUnit
8 3 (1.00%) AppScan
9 2 (0.67%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.67%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.33%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (0.33%) LoadUI
General
1 55 (18.39%) Finance
2 7 (2.34%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.01%) Banking
3 6 (2.01%) Retail
3 6 (2.01%) Legal
3 6 (2.01%) Financial Institution
3 6 (2.01%) Back Office
4 4 (1.34%) Advertising
5 2 (0.67%) Local Government
5 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.67%) Law
6 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 48 (16.05%) Architect
2 40 (13.38%) Analyst
3 29 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (8.03%) Solutions Architect
5 23 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 23 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 17 (5.69%) Support Engineer
6 17 (5.69%) Consultant
7 16 (5.35%) Network Engineer
7 16 (5.35%) Developer
8 14 (4.68%) IT Manager
8 14 (4.68%) Test Manager
8 14 (4.68%) Administrator
9 13 (4.35%) Technical Architect
9 13 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
10 11 (3.68%) Analyst Developer
11 10 (3.34%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (3.34%) Test Analyst
11 10 (3.34%) Tester
11 10 (3.34%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.71%) Middleware
2 25 (8.36%) .NET
3 23 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 23 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (4.01%) HTML
5 11 (3.68%) Web Services
6 10 (3.34%) ODBC
6 10 (3.34%) J2EE
7 7 (2.34%) XML
8 5 (1.67%) COM
9 4 (1.34%) Sensu
10 2 (0.67%) RESTful
10 2 (0.67%) Reactive Extensions
10 2 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.67%) JSP
11 1 (0.33%) SOAP
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Streams
11 1 (0.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.38%) Data Centre
2 30 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.03%) FlexPod
4 20 (6.69%) Mainframe
5 12 (4.01%) Clustering
6 8 (2.68%) Replication
7 7 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.34%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.67%) HACMP
8 5 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.34%) PMI
9 4 (1.34%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.34%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.34%) Derivative
9 4 (1.34%) iPhone
9 4 (1.34%) EMC VNX
10 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.67%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 176 (58.86%) Windows
2 61 (20.40%) Linux
3 47 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (14.72%) AIX
5 43 (14.38%) Solaris
6 40 (13.38%) UNIX
7 38 (12.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (11.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (11.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (10.70%) Windows 7
11 31 (10.37%) SUSE
11 31 (10.37%) HPUX
12 23 (7.69%) OS/400
12 23 (7.69%) zOS
13 19 (6.35%) Windows 8
14 12 (4.01%) Windows XP
15 8 (2.68%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.34%) VMS
16 4 (1.34%) CentOS
17 3 (1.00%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (21.74%) ITIL
2 50 (16.72%) Business Continuity
3 49 (16.39%) Mentoring
4 40 (13.38%) Coaching
5 30 (10.03%) Infrastructure Management
6 28 (9.36%) Test Scripting
7 25 (8.36%) Service Management
8 23 (7.69%) Project Management
8 23 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
9 22 (7.36%) Change Management
9 22 (7.36%) Performance Testing
10 20 (6.69%) Time Management
10 20 (6.69%) Migration
10 20 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (6.02%) Network Design
12 16 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (5.02%) Load Balancing
13 15 (5.02%) Problem Management
14 14 (4.68%) Test Automation
15 13 (4.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (22.07%) SQL
2 32 (10.70%) Java
3 18 (6.02%) VB
4 17 (5.69%) C
5 14 (4.68%) C#
6 12 (4.01%) C++
6 12 (4.01%) Python
6 12 (4.01%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.01%) Perl
8 8 (2.68%) VBScript
9 7 (2.34%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.34%) COBOL
9 7 (2.34%) JCL
10 6 (2.01%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.01%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.34%) PHP
11 4 (1.34%) AWK
11 4 (1.34%) Ruby
11 4 (1.34%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.34%) sed
Qualifications
1 40 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 26 (8.70%) MCSE
4 25 (8.36%) CCNA
5 24 (8.03%) Degree
6 19 (6.35%) ISEB
7 18 (6.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (5.35%) MCITP
8 16 (5.35%) SC Cleared
9 11 (3.68%) HP ASE
10 10 (3.34%) MCTS
10 10 (3.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (3.34%) MCP
11 9 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (2.68%) PMI Certification
12 8 (2.68%) ISTQB
12 8 (2.68%) JNCIA
13 7 (2.34%) CCNP
14 6 (2.01%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.36%) SLA
2 26 (8.70%) QA
3 2 (0.67%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 88 (29.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (23.41%) Active Directory
3 59 (19.73%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.69%) KVM
5 18 (6.02%) vSphere
6 12 (4.01%) Terminal Services
7 10 (3.34%) VMware ESX
8 7 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (2.34%) XenApp
9 5 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.34%) Kamailio
10 4 (1.34%) vCloud
11 3 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (1.00%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.67%) Samba
12 2 (0.67%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.67%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.67%) XenServer
12 2 (0.67%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (8.70%) Tivoli
2 18 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (5.02%) Backup Exec
4 12 (4.01%) SCCM
5 7 (2.34%) WSUS
5 7 (2.34%) OpenView
5 7 (2.34%) Nagios
6 6 (2.01%) ServiceCenter
7 5 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.67%) SCOM
7 5 (1.67%) Data Guard
8 4 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.34%) HAProxy
8 4 (1.34%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.34%) Opsview
8 4 (1.34%) Graphite
9 3 (1.00%) HP SIM
9 3 (1.00%) OVSD
9 3 (1.00%) Nessus
9 3 (1.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 131 (43.81%) VMware
2 121 (40.47%) Cisco
2 121 (40.47%) Microsoft
3 60 (20.07%) Oracle
4 52 (17.39%) Dell
5 51 (17.06%) Juniper
6 47 (15.72%) Citrix
6 47 (15.72%) IBM
7 44 (14.72%) EMC
7 44 (14.72%) NetApp
8 40 (13.38%) CheckPoint
9 34 (11.37%) Symantec
10 28 (9.36%) Red Hat
11 27 (9.03%) BMC
12 25 (8.36%) CA
13 23 (7.69%) Brocade
14 22 (7.36%) F5
15 11 (3.68%) Riverbed
15 11 (3.68%) Blue Coat
16 10 (3.34%) Huawei
Warrington, Cheshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + car + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Agile Working
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £40,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TalkTalk
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum + on call allowance + generous benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago