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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 83 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing HP 196 181 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.01% 2.57% 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category 6.68% 5.81% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 155 141 172
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
2934 3118 3469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.04% 44.31% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2295 2472 2839
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -2 101 £37,500 -15.25% 12
Cheshire +9 41 £34,000 -20.00% 10
Lancashire +18 27 £36,500 +17.74%
Merseyside +4 16 £37,500 -1.96% 3
Cumbria - 10 £63,750 - 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 230 (60.85%) Windows
2 200 (52.91%) VMware
3 187 (49.47%) Cisco
4 174 (46.03%) Microsoft
5 131 (34.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 115 (30.42%) SAN
7 103 (27.25%) NetApp
7 103 (27.25%) Active Directory
8 100 (26.46%) Citrix
9 90 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 86 (22.75%) ITIL
11 82 (21.69%) Hyper-V
12 80 (21.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 78 (20.63%) SQL Server
13 78 (20.63%) EMC
14 75 (19.84%) Finance
15 73 (19.31%) IBM
15 73 (19.31%) Microsoft Certification
16 70 (18.52%) Linux
17 67 (17.72%) Symantec
18 65 (17.20%) SQL
18 65 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
19 62 (16.40%) Oracle
19 62 (16.40%) LAN
19 62 (16.40%) WAN
20 61 (16.14%) Dell
21 60 (15.87%) DNS
22 59 (15.61%) DHCP
22 59 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
23 58 (15.34%) MS Excel

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 90 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 50 (13.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (11.90%) SharePoint
4 36 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 27 (7.14%) IIS
6 22 (5.82%) WebLogic
7 19 (5.03%) IBM Notes
8 15 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (3.97%) Lync
9 14 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (2.12%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
11 8 (2.12%) Apache
12 6 (1.59%) FileNet
12 6 (1.59%) Exstream Dialogue
13 5 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.06%) Papyrus
14 4 (1.06%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 58 (15.34%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 18 (4.76%) Exstream
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.88%) Office 365
2 3 (0.79%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 115 (30.42%) SAN
2 62 (16.40%) LAN
2 62 (16.40%) WAN
3 60 (15.87%) DNS
4 59 (15.61%) DHCP
5 52 (13.76%) Firewall
6 37 (9.79%) VPN
6 37 (9.79%) VLAN
7 34 (8.99%) TCP/IP
8 25 (6.61%) Wireless
9 22 (5.82%) NAS
10 17 (4.50%) iSCSI
11 15 (3.97%) Fibre Channel
11 15 (3.97%) Network Security
12 12 (3.17%) HTTP
13 11 (2.91%) ADSL
14 10 (2.65%) Internet
15 9 (2.38%) VDSL
16 8 (2.12%) FTP
17 7 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.20%) DB2
3 26 (6.88%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.82%) RDBMS
4 22 (5.82%) Oracle Exadata
4 22 (5.82%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.32%) Ingres
6 2 (0.53%) Informix
7 1 (0.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (4.76%) LoadRunner
2 10 (2.65%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (2.12%) Selenium
4 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.06%) Rational Performance Tester
5 4 (1.06%) JIRA
6 3 (0.79%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.79%) AppScan
7 2 (0.53%) WebLOAD
7 2 (0.53%) MSI
7 2 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.26%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (0.26%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.26%) JMeter
General
1 75 (19.84%) Finance
2 17 (4.50%) Financial Institution
3 8 (2.12%) Back Office
3 8 (2.12%) Banking
3 8 (2.12%) Retail
4 7 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.59%) Legal
6 5 (1.32%) Local Government
6 5 (1.32%) Advertising
7 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (17.99%) Analyst
2 47 (12.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 46 (12.17%) Support Engineer
3 46 (12.17%) Architect
4 39 (10.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 32 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
6 26 (6.88%) Consultant
6 26 (6.88%) Service Analyst
7 24 (6.35%) Infrastructure Architect
8 23 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 22 (5.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 20 (5.29%) Test Analyst
11 18 (4.76%) Server Engineer
12 17 (4.50%) Service Desk Analyst
12 17 (4.50%) Test Manager
13 16 (4.23%) Technical Architect
14 15 (3.97%) Citrix Support
15 14 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
15 14 (3.70%) IT Manager
16 13 (3.44%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.26%) Middleware
2 22 (5.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 22 (5.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (4.76%) HTML
4 13 (3.44%) .NET
4 13 (3.44%) Web Services
5 10 (2.65%) ODBC
5 10 (2.65%) J2EE
6 6 (1.59%) XML
6 6 (1.59%) XSLT
7 2 (0.53%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.26%) COM
8 1 (0.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.99%) FlexPod
3 23 (6.08%) Mainframe
4 18 (4.76%) Clustering
5 12 (3.17%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.59%) Replication
6 6 (1.59%) Life Science
7 5 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.32%) AS400
8 4 (1.06%) BYOD
8 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.79%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.79%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.53%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.53%) HP Superdome
10 2 (0.53%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.53%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.53%) CMDB
10 2 (0.53%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 230 (60.85%) Windows
2 80 (21.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (18.52%) Linux
4 65 (17.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (11.64%) Windows 7
7 42 (11.11%) AIX
7 42 (11.11%) Solaris
8 41 (10.85%) UNIX
9 34 (8.99%) HPUX
10 26 (6.88%) Windows 8
11 25 (6.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (6.08%) SUSE
13 22 (5.82%) OS/400
13 22 (5.82%) zOS
14 12 (3.17%) Windows XP
15 6 (1.59%) Mac OS X
16 5 (1.32%) VMS
17 3 (0.79%) CentOS
18 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (22.75%) ITIL
2 51 (13.49%) Business Continuity
3 39 (10.32%) Mentoring
4 38 (10.05%) Service Management
5 32 (8.47%) Migration
5 32 (8.47%) Infrastructure Management
6 28 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (7.14%) Project Management
8 23 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (6.08%) Coaching
9 22 (5.82%) Service Delivery
10 19 (5.03%) Test Scripting
11 18 (4.76%) Change Management
12 17 (4.50%) Data Protection
13 16 (4.23%) Performance Testing
13 16 (4.23%) Data Management
14 13 (3.44%) Benchmarking
14 13 (3.44%) Kalman Filter
15 12 (3.17%) Technical Architecture
16 10 (2.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (17.20%) SQL
2 37 (9.79%) PowerShell
3 25 (6.61%) C
4 18 (4.76%) Java
5 17 (4.50%) VB
6 11 (2.91%) C++
7 5 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.06%) VBScript
8 4 (1.06%) JCL
8 4 (1.06%) COBOL
8 4 (1.06%) C#
8 4 (1.06%) Perl
9 3 (0.79%) PHP
9 3 (0.79%) Python
9 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.26%) AWK
10 1 (0.26%) Groovy
10 1 (0.26%) sed
10 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 73 (19.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (14.81%) MCSE
3 45 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (10.85%) CCNA
5 37 (9.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 36 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 31 (8.20%) SC Cleared
8 29 (7.67%) MCP
9 24 (6.35%) ISEB
10 22 (5.82%) MCITP
11 19 (5.03%) MCTS
12 14 (3.70%) Degree
12 14 (3.70%) CCNP
12 14 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (3.70%) MCSA
13 11 (2.91%) CCA
14 9 (2.38%) JNCIA
14 9 (2.38%) NCDA
15 8 (2.12%) ISTQB
15 8 (2.12%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.47%) SLA
2 14 (3.70%) QA
3 7 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 131 (34.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (27.25%) Active Directory
3 82 (21.69%) Hyper-V
4 34 (8.99%) XenApp
4 34 (8.99%) vSphere
5 25 (6.61%) XenDesktop
6 22 (5.82%) KVM
7 13 (3.44%) Terminal Services
8 12 (3.17%) VMware ESX
9 8 (2.12%) NFS
10 7 (1.85%) Xen
11 2 (0.53%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.53%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.53%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.53%) Samba
11 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.26%) vCloud
12 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.26%) Firmware
12 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (6.88%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (6.61%) Backup Exec
3 24 (6.35%) Tivoli
4 20 (5.29%) SCCM
5 18 (4.76%) OpenView
6 16 (4.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.85%) SCOM
8 6 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.59%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 6 (1.59%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (1.32%) WMI
10 4 (1.06%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.79%) WSUS
11 3 (0.79%) ServiceCenter
11 3 (0.79%) Nagios
11 3 (0.79%) ARCserve
11 3 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 200 (52.91%) VMware
2 187 (49.47%) Cisco
3 174 (46.03%) Microsoft
4 103 (27.25%) NetApp
5 100 (26.46%) Citrix
6 78 (20.63%) EMC
7 73 (19.31%) IBM
8 67 (17.72%) Symantec
9 62 (16.40%) Oracle
10 61 (16.14%) Dell
11 44 (11.64%) Juniper
12 41 (10.85%) CheckPoint
13 37 (9.79%) Brocade
14 26 (6.88%) Red Hat
15 23 (6.08%) BMC
15 23 (6.08%) CA
16 22 (5.82%) 3PAR
17 19 (5.03%) Veeam
18 16 (4.23%) Lotus
19 15 (3.97%) Meraki
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