The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 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 North West 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 106 126 112
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing HP 155 140 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.22% 1.90% 2.14%
As % of the Vendors category 5.02% 4.24% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 140 109 141
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,250 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £66,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3087 3305 3665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.18% 44.84% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2455 2807 3193
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £59,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
England

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 14 July 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 14 July 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 +3 68 £35,000 -14.63% 13
Merseyside +31 46 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Cheshire -15 27 £33,852 -20.34% 3
Lancashire +6 14 £28,500 +3.63% 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 179 (51.29%) Windows
2 172 (49.28%) Microsoft
3 155 (44.41%) VMware
4 121 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 110 (31.52%) Cisco
6 104 (29.80%) ITIL
7 99 (28.37%) Active Directory
8 92 (26.36%) Finance
9 87 (24.93%) Citrix
10 82 (23.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 76 (21.78%) Firewall
12 74 (21.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 74 (21.20%) MS Exchange
12 74 (21.20%) SQL
13 72 (20.63%) SAN
14 71 (20.34%) DNS
15 69 (19.77%) EMC
16 68 (19.48%) WAN
17 66 (18.91%) NetApp
18 65 (18.62%) TCP/IP
19 64 (18.34%) Dell
19 64 (18.34%) Windows Server 2003
20 57 (16.33%) LAN
20 57 (16.33%) vSphere
21 54 (15.47%) IBM
22 51 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
23 49 (14.04%) Capacity Management
23 49 (14.04%) Windows 7
23 49 (14.04%) Oracle
23 49 (14.04%) PowerShell

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 74 (21.20%) MS Exchange
2 37 (10.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (7.16%) WebSphere
4 24 (6.88%) IIS
5 21 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (3.15%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.29%) Lync
10 7 (2.01%) Apache
11 4 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.86%) Site Server
12 3 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.86%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.86%) Exstream Dialogue
12 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.57%) Confluence
13 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 48 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.32%) MS Office
3 6 (1.72%) PrintSoft PReS
4 3 (0.86%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 7 (2.01%) Exstream
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) BASE24
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.45%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (3.15%) Office 365
3 1 (0.29%) IaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (21.78%) Firewall
2 72 (20.63%) SAN
3 71 (20.34%) DNS
4 68 (19.48%) WAN
5 65 (18.62%) TCP/IP
6 57 (16.33%) LAN
7 35 (10.03%) Internet
8 33 (9.46%) DHCP
9 31 (8.88%) LDAP
10 29 (8.31%) VPN
11 26 (7.45%) HTTP
12 21 (6.02%) SMTP
12 21 (6.02%) SSL
13 20 (5.73%) OSPF
13 20 (5.73%) EIGRP
13 20 (5.73%) VoIP
13 20 (5.73%) VLAN
14 19 (5.44%) IGRP
14 19 (5.44%) TACACS
14 19 (5.44%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.73%) Oracle Database
3 16 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.43%) MySQL
10 4 (1.15%) Informix
11 2 (0.57%) DB2
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (0.57%) Big Data
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (5.16%) JIRA
2 13 (3.72%) Selenium
3 9 (2.58%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (1.72%) JUnit
5 5 (1.43%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.15%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.86%) Introscope
7 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.86%) Mockito
7 3 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.57%) ERwin
8 2 (0.57%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.29%) Gradle
9 1 (0.29%) UltraEdit
9 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
General
1 92 (26.36%) Finance
2 12 (3.44%) Banking
3 11 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.29%) Retail
4 8 (2.29%) Advertising
5 6 (1.72%) Legal
6 5 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.15%) Billing
7 4 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.86%) Back Office
8 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.57%) Law
9 2 (0.57%) Military
10 1 (0.29%) Marketing
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 76 (21.78%) Analyst
2 31 (8.88%) Consultant
3 27 (7.74%) Support Analyst
4 26 (7.45%) Network Engineer
5 25 (7.16%) Architect
6 23 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (5.73%) Administrator
8 19 (5.44%) Firewall Engineer
9 17 (4.87%) Tester
10 16 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
10 16 (4.58%) Technical Support
11 15 (4.30%) Service Analyst
11 15 (4.30%) Test Analyst
12 14 (4.01%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (4.01%) 3rd Line Support
13 13 (3.72%) Support Engineer
13 13 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.72%) IT Support
13 13 (3.72%) VMware Consultant
14 12 (3.44%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.74%) .NET
2 22 (6.30%) SOAP
3 13 (3.72%) Web Services
4 11 (3.15%) .NET Framework
5 10 (2.87%) HTML
6 9 (2.58%) CSS
7 8 (2.29%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.29%) WCF
7 8 (2.29%) WF
7 8 (2.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (1.72%) XML
9 5 (1.43%) WSH
10 4 (1.15%) jQuery
10 4 (1.15%) JSON
11 3 (0.86%) WPF
11 3 (0.86%) REST
11 3 (0.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 3 (0.86%) PowerMock
11 3 (0.86%) RESTful
11 3 (0.86%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.88%) Client/Server
2 23 (6.59%) Blackberry
3 20 (5.73%) Thin Client
3 20 (5.73%) Fat Client
4 17 (4.87%) e-Health
5 14 (4.01%) CLARiiON
6 13 (3.72%) Clustering
6 13 (3.72%) PKI
6 13 (3.72%) FlexPod
7 12 (3.44%) iPhone
8 10 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.29%) EqualLogic
10 6 (1.72%) Open Source
11 5 (1.43%) IPTV
11 5 (1.43%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.43%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.15%) Symmetrix
12 4 (1.15%) Celerra
12 4 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 179 (51.29%) Windows
2 82 (23.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (18.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (14.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (14.04%) Windows 7
6 41 (11.75%) Linux
7 36 (10.32%) Windows XP
8 26 (7.45%) UNIX
9 13 (3.72%) Windows 8
10 11 (3.15%) AIX
10 11 (3.15%) HPUX
10 11 (3.15%) Solaris
11 8 (2.29%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.72%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.43%) Windows NT
14 4 (1.15%) Debian
14 4 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (29.80%) ITIL
2 49 (14.04%) Capacity Management
3 46 (13.18%) Change Management
4 33 (9.46%) Capacity Planning
5 32 (9.17%) Load Balancing
6 29 (8.31%) Problem Management
7 27 (7.74%) Project Management
7 27 (7.74%) Network Management
8 25 (7.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (6.02%) Migration
11 20 (5.73%) Network Design
12 18 (5.16%) Scrum
13 17 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (4.58%) Configuration Management
14 16 (4.58%) E-Commerce
15 15 (4.30%) Incident Management
16 13 (3.72%) Software Testing
16 13 (3.72%) Service Management
17 11 (3.15%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (21.20%) SQL
2 49 (14.04%) PowerShell
3 22 (6.30%) C#
4 15 (4.30%) VB
5 13 (3.72%) VB.NET
6 11 (3.15%) Java
7 8 (2.29%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.01%) Perl
8 7 (2.01%) C
8 7 (2.01%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.43%) VBScript
10 3 (0.86%) XAML
10 3 (0.86%) XPath
10 3 (0.86%) COBOL
11 2 (0.57%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.57%) Groovy
11 2 (0.57%) Python
12 1 (0.29%) Ruby
12 1 (0.29%) VBA
12 1 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 74 (21.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (13.75%) MCSE
3 43 (12.32%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (10.03%) CCNA
5 28 (8.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 27 (7.74%) MCITP
6 27 (7.74%) Degree
7 22 (6.30%) MCP
8 19 (5.44%) ISEB
9 18 (5.16%) MCSA
10 15 (4.30%) ISTQB
11 13 (3.72%) Security Cleared
11 13 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (3.15%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (3.15%) CCNP
13 10 (2.87%) CCEE
14 9 (2.58%) SC Cleared
14 9 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (2.29%) CCIA
15 8 (2.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.75%) SLA
2 13 (3.72%) QA
3 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 121 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (28.37%) Active Directory
3 57 (16.33%) vSphere
4 37 (10.60%) Hyper-V
5 33 (9.46%) XenApp
5 33 (9.46%) VMware ESX
6 27 (7.74%) vCloud
7 26 (7.45%) VMware Server
8 25 (7.16%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (5.44%) XenDesktop
10 18 (5.16%) VMFS
11 15 (4.30%) XenServer
11 15 (4.30%) NFS
11 15 (4.30%) Terminal Services
12 8 (2.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (1.72%) Xen
14 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (1.15%) MetaFrame
14 4 (1.15%) Squid
14 4 (1.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 28 (8.02%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (6.88%) CiscoWorks
3 19 (5.44%) HP NNM
3 19 (5.44%) HP SIM
3 19 (5.44%) SCCM
4 18 (5.16%) Backup Exec
5 16 (4.58%) OpenView
6 9 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (2.58%) SCOM
7 7 (2.01%) WSUS
8 6 (1.72%) Nagios
9 5 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.15%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.15%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (0.86%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (0.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 172 (49.28%) Microsoft
2 155 (44.41%) VMware
3 110 (31.52%) Cisco
4 87 (24.93%) Citrix
5 69 (19.77%) EMC
6 66 (18.91%) NetApp
7 64 (18.34%) Dell
8 54 (15.47%) IBM
9 49 (14.04%) Oracle
10 37 (10.60%) Juniper
11 27 (7.74%) Symantec
12 26 (7.45%) F5
13 24 (6.88%) CA
14 23 (6.59%) ProCurve
15 18 (5.16%) Red Hat
16 15 (4.30%) 3PAR
17 13 (3.72%) BMC
18 12 (3.44%) SAP
18 12 (3.44%) SolarWinds
19 11 (3.15%) Brocade
Runcorn, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + many benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58500 - £68500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Runcorn
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive salary dependant on skill
Posted: 10 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 12 days ago
Lancashire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
North West
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 34-39 Per Annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Alexander Mann Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago