The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank - 30 26
Permanent jobs citing HP 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 1.37% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.39% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
HP
Lancashire

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

Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 59 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 34.62% 40.41% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 50
Average salary £28,750 £33,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +16.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £24,350 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

HP
Salary Trend in Preston

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

HP Salary Trend in Preston

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Nimble Storage
2 5 (71.43%) Veeam
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) PBX
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Vendor Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Veeam
2 5 (71.43%) Nimble Storage
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya