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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 115 126 111
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing HP 156 117 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.10% 1.71% 2.25%
As % of the Vendors category 4.64% 3.78% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 132 86 136
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +6.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
3360 3099 3773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.17% 45.24% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2604 2627 3264
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 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
Manchester -24 53 £33,250 -20.35% 7
Cheshire +20 52 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Merseyside +21 34 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Lancashire -7 8 £35,000 +40.00%
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 182 (53.85%) Windows
2 169 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 138 (40.83%) VMware
4 107 (31.66%) ITIL
5 99 (29.29%) SAN
5 99 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 95 (28.11%) Cisco
7 90 (26.63%) Finance
8 88 (26.04%) SQL
9 87 (25.74%) Active Directory
10 83 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 81 (23.96%) Citrix
12 75 (22.19%) NetApp
13 74 (21.89%) Dell
14 70 (20.71%) EMC
15 67 (19.82%) MS Exchange
16 64 (18.93%) Microsoft Certification
17 61 (18.05%) IBM
18 58 (17.16%) vSphere
19 57 (16.86%) Windows Server 2012
20 53 (15.68%) Windows Server 2003
21 52 (15.38%) Change Management
21 52 (15.38%) Linux
21 52 (15.38%) MS Excel
21 52 (15.38%) Hyper-V
22 51 (15.09%) Oracle
22 51 (15.09%) DNS
23 50 (14.79%) Windows 7
24 49 (14.50%) PowerShell
25 48 (14.20%) TCP/IP

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 67 (19.82%) MS Exchange
2 41 (12.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (7.99%) IIS
4 19 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (4.73%) Lync
5 16 (4.73%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.85%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.37%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (2.37%) Apache
7 8 (2.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (2.07%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.48%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.89%) Site Server
12 2 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.59%) Confluence
12 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.30%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 52 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 34 (10.06%) MS Office
3 4 (1.18%) PrintSoft PReS
4 2 (0.59%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Exstream
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.10%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.89%) Office 365
3 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (29.29%) SAN
2 51 (15.09%) DNS
3 48 (14.20%) TCP/IP
4 47 (13.91%) WAN
5 41 (12.13%) LAN
6 40 (11.83%) Firewall
7 38 (11.24%) DHCP
8 25 (7.40%) VPN
9 20 (5.92%) VLAN
10 18 (5.33%) Internet
11 14 (4.14%) iSCSI
12 13 (3.85%) IPsec
12 13 (3.85%) VoIP
13 12 (3.55%) Wireless
14 11 (3.25%) HTTP
14 11 (3.25%) Kerberos
15 9 (2.66%) LDAP
15 9 (2.66%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (2.66%) Structured Cabling
16 8 (2.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (5.62%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.55%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.55%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (2.37%) Informix
6 8 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.18%) DB2
8 4 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (0.89%) MySQL
10 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.59%) Big Data
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (7.40%) JIRA
2 14 (4.14%) Selenium
3 11 (3.25%) JUnit
4 9 (2.66%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (2.37%) Introscope
5 8 (2.37%) Mockito
5 8 (2.37%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.37%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.48%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.59%) ERwin
7 2 (0.59%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.30%) Gradle
8 1 (0.30%) UltraEdit
8 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
General
1 90 (26.63%) Finance
2 12 (3.55%) Banking
2 12 (3.55%) Retail
3 9 (2.66%) Back Office
4 8 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.37%) Advertising
5 7 (2.07%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.78%) Legal
7 4 (1.18%) Billing
8 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.59%) Military
9 2 (0.59%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (23.08%) Analyst
2 32 (9.47%) Support Analyst
3 31 (9.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (6.51%) Architect
5 20 (5.92%) Consultant
6 18 (5.33%) Test Analyst
6 18 (5.33%) Technical Support
7 16 (4.73%) Service Analyst
8 15 (4.44%) Tester
9 14 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (3.55%) Administrator
11 12 (3.55%) Developer
11 12 (3.55%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (3.55%) VMware Consultant
12 11 (3.25%) Support Engineer
13 10 (2.96%) Software Tester
13 10 (2.96%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (2.96%) Technical Specialist
14 9 (2.66%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.10%) .NET
2 17 (5.03%) Web Services
3 12 (3.55%) CSS
3 12 (3.55%) HTML
4 9 (2.66%) JSON
5 8 (2.37%) Spring
5 8 (2.37%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.37%) RESTful
5 8 (2.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (2.37%) PowerMock
5 8 (2.37%) JAX-RS
5 8 (2.37%) WCF
5 8 (2.37%) WF
5 8 (2.37%) SOAP
5 8 (2.37%) JDBC
5 8 (2.37%) J2EE
5 8 (2.37%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.37%) XML
5 8 (2.37%) XSL
5 8 (2.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.51%) Client/Server
2 20 (5.92%) Thin Client
2 20 (5.92%) Fat Client
3 19 (5.62%) Blackberry
4 17 (5.03%) Clustering
4 17 (5.03%) e-Health
5 15 (4.44%) FlexPod
6 13 (3.85%) Firmware
7 11 (3.25%) CLARiiON
7 11 (3.25%) PKI
7 11 (3.25%) iPhone
8 8 (2.37%) Open Source
8 8 (2.37%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.07%) EqualLogic
10 5 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.18%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.18%) IPTV
11 4 (1.18%) Replication
12 3 (0.89%) EPoS
12 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 182 (53.85%) Windows
2 83 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (16.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (15.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (15.38%) Linux
6 50 (14.79%) Windows 7
7 39 (11.54%) UNIX
8 33 (9.76%) Windows XP
9 18 (5.33%) HPUX
10 16 (4.73%) Windows 8
11 12 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (3.55%) Windows 2000
12 10 (2.96%) AIX
13 8 (2.37%) Solaris
14 6 (1.78%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.78%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.78%) CentOS
15 4 (1.18%) SUSE
15 4 (1.18%) zOS
15 4 (1.18%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (31.66%) ITIL
2 52 (15.38%) Change Management
3 34 (10.06%) Problem Management
4 33 (9.76%) Capacity Management
5 29 (8.58%) Performance Tuning
5 29 (8.58%) Capacity Planning
5 29 (8.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (8.28%) Migration
7 23 (6.80%) E-Commerce
8 19 (5.62%) Project Management
9 18 (5.33%) Service Management
9 18 (5.33%) Scrum
10 17 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (4.73%) Software Testing
12 14 (4.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (4.14%) Business Continuity
13 12 (3.55%) Incident Management
14 11 (3.25%) Business Development
14 11 (3.25%) Server Monitoring
15 10 (2.96%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 88 (26.04%) SQL
2 49 (14.50%) PowerShell
3 20 (5.92%) C#
3 20 (5.92%) Java
4 15 (4.44%) VB
4 15 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 11 (3.25%) VB.NET
5 11 (3.25%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.07%) C
7 5 (1.48%) Perl
7 5 (1.48%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.18%) VBScript
9 1 (0.30%) Python
9 1 (0.30%) Groovy
9 1 (0.30%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 64 (18.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (11.54%) MCSE
3 35 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (8.28%) CCNA
5 27 (7.99%) Degree
6 26 (7.69%) MCITP
7 24 (7.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (5.62%) ISEB
9 18 (5.33%) MCP
10 17 (5.03%) MCSA
11 16 (4.73%) ISTQB
12 15 (4.44%) Security Cleared
13 14 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (3.85%) SC Cleared
15 11 (3.25%) MCTS
16 10 (2.96%) CCNP
17 7 (2.07%) CCIE
17 7 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
18 6 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 5 (1.48%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (14.20%) SLA
2 15 (4.44%) QA
3 3 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 99 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (25.74%) Active Directory
3 58 (17.16%) vSphere
4 52 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 30 (8.88%) XenApp
6 28 (8.28%) VMware ESX
7 25 (7.40%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (7.10%) vCloud
8 24 (7.10%) VMware Server
9 22 (6.51%) XenDesktop
10 18 (5.33%) VMFS
11 16 (4.73%) NFS
12 15 (4.44%) Terminal Services
13 7 (2.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (2.07%) XenServer
14 6 (1.78%) Xen
15 5 (1.48%) MetaFrame
16 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (1.18%) KVM
17 3 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (9.17%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (7.10%) SCCM
3 22 (6.51%) HP SIM
4 19 (5.62%) Backup Exec
5 15 (4.44%) OpenView
6 13 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (3.55%) WSUS
8 8 (2.37%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (2.37%) SCOM
8 8 (2.37%) SCVMM
8 8 (2.37%) Nagios
9 7 (2.07%) Legato
10 6 (1.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (1.78%) WhatsUp Gold
11 5 (1.48%) NetBackup
12 4 (1.18%) Tivoli
12 4 (1.18%) CiscoWorks
13 3 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
13 3 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (0.89%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 169 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 138 (40.83%) VMware
3 95 (28.11%) Cisco
4 81 (23.96%) Citrix
5 75 (22.19%) NetApp
6 74 (21.89%) Dell
7 70 (20.71%) EMC
8 61 (18.05%) IBM
9 51 (15.09%) Oracle
10 30 (8.88%) Red Hat
11 29 (8.58%) Symantec
12 26 (7.69%) CA
13 20 (5.92%) Brocade
14 17 (5.03%) SAP
14 17 (5.03%) Juniper
15 16 (4.73%) ProCurve
16 13 (3.85%) BMC
17 12 (3.55%) Remedy
17 12 (3.55%) 3PAR
18 9 (2.66%) CheckPoint
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + 6k car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + 6k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £425 - £440 per day + many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago