The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 36 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing HP 3 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.66% 3.77% 5.88%
As % of the Vendors category 3.06% 7.23% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £48,250 £47,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% -11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £28,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
HP
UK

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

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
98 83 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 54.14% 52.20% 70.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 64 74
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

HP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

HP Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

HP
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

HP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
County Antrim -3 2 £36,500 -23.15%
County Londonderry - 1 £60,000 -
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Facilita Forecast
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Compaq
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM