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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 26 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing HP 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.77% 0.83% 2.38%
As % of the Vendors category 9.84% 2.00% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,600 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -1.00%
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
61 50 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 38.36% 41.32% 53.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 61
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +18.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Preston region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Preston

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
2 5 (45.45%) Veeam
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Use Case
3 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) XSLT
4 2 (18.18%) HTML

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2 (18.18%) FileNet
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) PBX
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MS Access
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
3 3 (27.27%) Use Case
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
5 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Veeam
2 5 (45.45%) Nimble Storage
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Software AG
3 2 (18.18%) Informatica
3 2 (18.18%) webMethods
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Nortel
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya