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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 91 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing HP 187 165 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.69% 2.54% 2.23%
As % of the Vendors category 6.11% 5.53% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 159 140 148
Average salary £37,500 £34,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +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
3061 2984 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.01% 46.00% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2628 2462 3086
Average salary £39,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +12 101 £37,000 -15.90% 18
Cheshire -10 49 £45,000 +34.32% 4
Lancashire +6 23 £28,750 +4.54% 2
Merseyside +8 11 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Cumbria - 2 £32,500 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 192 (51.75%) Windows
2 184 (49.60%) VMware
3 175 (47.17%) Microsoft
4 161 (43.40%) Cisco
5 131 (35.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 119 (32.08%) NetApp
7 107 (28.84%) SAN
8 97 (26.15%) Citrix
9 92 (24.80%) Linux
10 90 (24.26%) EMC
11 86 (23.18%) Active Directory
11 86 (23.18%) Finance
12 79 (21.29%) Hyper-V
13 76 (20.49%) ITIL
14 73 (19.68%) MS Exchange
14 73 (19.68%) Symantec
15 71 (19.14%) Windows Server 2008
16 67 (18.06%) IBM
16 67 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
17 65 (17.52%) DNS
18 58 (15.63%) Dell
19 57 (15.36%) MS Excel
20 55 (14.82%) SQL
21 53 (14.29%) LAN
21 53 (14.29%) DHCP
22 52 (14.02%) Windows Server 2012
23 51 (13.75%) WAN
23 51 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
23 51 (13.75%) Firewall
24 50 (13.48%) SQL Server

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 73 (19.68%) MS Exchange
2 46 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (11.86%) SharePoint
4 27 (7.28%) Lync
4 27 (7.28%) IIS
5 24 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (6.20%) IBM Notes
7 22 (5.93%) WebSphere
8 19 (5.12%) WebLogic
9 12 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.89%) Apache
13 5 (1.35%) Tomcat
14 4 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.81%) JBoss
15 3 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.81%) FileNet
16 2 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 57 (15.36%) MS Excel
2 34 (9.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.62%) Exstream
2 5 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.23%) Office 365
2 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (28.84%) SAN
2 65 (17.52%) DNS
3 53 (14.29%) LAN
3 53 (14.29%) DHCP
4 51 (13.75%) WAN
4 51 (13.75%) Firewall
5 31 (8.36%) VPN
6 28 (7.55%) VLAN
6 28 (7.55%) TCP/IP
7 24 (6.47%) Wireless
8 19 (5.12%) iSCSI
9 14 (3.77%) Network Security
10 13 (3.50%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (3.50%) NAS
11 9 (2.43%) SNMP
12 7 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (1.62%) WLAN
14 5 (1.35%) NetScaler
14 5 (1.35%) SMTP
14 5 (1.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.47%) Oracle Database
2 24 (6.47%) Relational Database
3 23 (6.20%) DB2
4 21 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 19 (5.12%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.54%) Informix
8 2 (0.54%) MySQL
9 1 (0.27%) Ingres
9 1 (0.27%) MS Access
9 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (1.89%) Selenium
2 5 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (1.35%) LoadRunner
3 4 (1.08%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (0.54%) AppScan
4 2 (0.54%) JIRA
4 2 (0.54%) Mockito
4 2 (0.54%) Introscope
4 2 (0.54%) JUnit
4 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.27%) MSI
5 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 86 (23.18%) Finance
2 14 (3.77%) Financial Institution
3 11 (2.96%) Banking
4 9 (2.43%) Back Office
5 7 (1.89%) Legal
5 7 (1.89%) Local Government
6 5 (1.35%) Retail
7 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.81%) Marketing
8 2 (0.54%) Advertising
8 2 (0.54%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (18.87%) Analyst
2 48 (12.94%) Support Engineer
3 37 (9.97%) 3rd Line Support
4 36 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 34 (9.16%) Architect
6 31 (8.36%) Consultant
7 29 (7.82%) Service Analyst
8 28 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
9 25 (6.74%) Citrix Support
10 23 (6.20%) Infrastructure Architect
11 21 (5.66%) Citrix Engineer
11 21 (5.66%) Server Engineer
11 21 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 21 (5.66%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 21 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 20 (5.39%) Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (4.85%) Test Analyst
14 13 (3.50%) Test Manager
14 13 (3.50%) Server Support
14 13 (3.50%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.63%) Middleware
2 19 (5.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (3.23%) Web Services
4 6 (1.62%) HTML
5 5 (1.35%) XML
6 3 (0.81%) XSLT
6 3 (0.81%) CSS
6 3 (0.81%) .NET
7 2 (0.54%) Spring
7 2 (0.54%) JSON
7 2 (0.54%) RESTful
7 2 (0.54%) WSDL
7 2 (0.54%) JAX-RPC
7 2 (0.54%) J2EE
7 2 (0.54%) JDBC
7 2 (0.54%) SOAP
7 2 (0.54%) XSL
7 2 (0.54%) PowerMock
7 2 (0.54%) JAX-RS
8 1 (0.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.63%) FlexPod
2 31 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.31%) Clustering
4 9 (2.43%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.62%) Life Science
5 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.35%) Replication
7 4 (1.08%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.08%) CLARiiON
7 4 (1.08%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.81%) AS400
8 3 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.81%) SecurID
9 2 (0.54%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.54%) Celerra
9 2 (0.54%) Open Source
9 2 (0.54%) NHS
9 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 192 (51.75%) Windows
2 92 (24.80%) Linux
3 71 (19.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (14.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (12.13%) UNIX
7 42 (11.32%) Windows 7
8 33 (8.89%) HPUX
9 30 (8.09%) Solaris
10 25 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (6.47%) AIX
12 19 (5.12%) SUSE
12 19 (5.12%) zOS
12 19 (5.12%) OS/400
12 19 (5.12%) Windows 8
13 15 (4.04%) Windows XP
14 8 (2.16%) CentOS
15 7 (1.89%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.49%) ITIL
2 36 (9.70%) Business Continuity
3 35 (9.43%) Service Management
4 28 (7.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 27 (7.28%) Service Delivery
6 25 (6.74%) Migration
7 24 (6.47%) Mentoring
8 23 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (5.66%) Coaching
10 20 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (5.12%) Project Management
12 17 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (4.31%) Data Management
14 15 (4.04%) Data Protection
15 13 (3.50%) Benchmarking
16 11 (2.96%) Kalman Filter
16 11 (2.96%) Problem Management
17 10 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
17 10 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (14.82%) SQL
2 36 (9.70%) PowerShell
3 16 (4.31%) C
4 10 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 9 (2.43%) Java
5 9 (2.43%) VB
6 7 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.35%) C#
8 3 (0.81%) PHP
9 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.27%) Perl
10 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 67 (18.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (12.67%) MCSE
3 33 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (8.09%) CCNA
5 29 (7.82%) Security Cleared
6 28 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 28 (7.55%) MCP
7 25 (6.74%) SC Cleared
8 17 (4.58%) MCSA
8 17 (4.58%) MCITP
9 16 (4.31%) ISEB
10 14 (3.77%) MCTS
11 12 (3.23%) Degree
12 9 (2.43%) CCNP
13 8 (2.16%) ISTQB
14 7 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.62%) NCDA
16 5 (1.35%) NCIE
16 5 (1.35%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (12.40%) SLA
2 8 (2.16%) QA
3 7 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 131 (35.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (23.18%) Active Directory
3 79 (21.29%) Hyper-V
4 46 (12.40%) XenApp
5 45 (12.13%) vSphere
6 33 (8.89%) XenDesktop
7 19 (5.12%) KVM
8 18 (4.85%) Terminal Services
9 15 (4.04%) Firmware
10 13 (3.50%) VMware ESX
11 10 (2.70%) NFS
11 10 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.89%) Xen
13 3 (0.81%) vCloud
14 2 (0.54%) Nmap
14 2 (0.54%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.27%) VMFS
15 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.27%) Samba
15 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (9.97%) SCCM
2 24 (6.47%) Backup Exec
3 23 (6.20%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (5.12%) Tivoli
4 19 (5.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 19 (5.12%) OpenView
5 16 (4.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 15 (4.04%) WSUS
7 11 (2.96%) Nagios
8 10 (2.70%) NetBackup
9 9 (2.43%) SCOM
10 8 (2.16%) WhatsUp Gold
10 8 (2.16%) HP SIM
11 7 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
11 7 (1.89%) BladeLogic
11 7 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (1.35%) WMI
13 4 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (1.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 4 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 184 (49.60%) VMware
2 175 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 161 (43.40%) Cisco
4 119 (32.08%) NetApp
5 97 (26.15%) Citrix
6 90 (24.26%) EMC
7 73 (19.68%) Symantec
8 67 (18.06%) IBM
9 58 (15.63%) Dell
10 40 (10.78%) Brocade
10 40 (10.78%) Oracle
11 35 (9.43%) Red Hat
12 34 (9.16%) CheckPoint
13 28 (7.55%) Juniper
14 27 (7.28%) CA
15 26 (7.01%) BMC
16 23 (6.20%) 3PAR
17 20 (5.39%) Lotus
18 13 (3.50%) Sophos
18 13 (3.50%) SAP
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £22,000 to £31,000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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Cheshire
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Salford
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
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North West
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Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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