The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 39 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing HP 138 156 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.02% 6.46% 5.35%
As % of the Vendors category 11.71% 12.59% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 94 99 82
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,341 £29,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -7.14%
HP
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1178 1239 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.35% 51.33% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 861 853 1018
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

HP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

HP Salary Trend in Reading

HP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Reading

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 147 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 142 (46.10%) Windows
3 115 (37.34%) Security Cleared
4 102 (33.12%) Active Directory
5 94 (30.52%) SC Cleared
6 92 (29.87%) Cisco
7 89 (28.90%) DV Cleared
8 86 (27.92%) MS Excel
8 86 (27.92%) VMware
9 80 (25.97%) ITIL
10 78 (25.32%) IBM
11 77 (25.00%) SAN
12 76 (24.68%) Linux
13 70 (22.73%) Firewall
14 67 (21.75%) EMC
15 65 (21.10%) TCP/IP
16 62 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
17 58 (18.83%) Data Centre
17 58 (18.83%) DNS
18 54 (17.53%) Symantec
19 53 (17.21%) Oracle
20 51 (16.56%) Red Hat
21 47 (15.26%) Juniper
21 47 (15.26%) Configuration Management
21 47 (15.26%) VMware Infrastructure
22 43 (13.96%) Finance
23 42 (13.64%) Hyper-V
24 41 (13.31%) Windows 7
24 41 (13.31%) SQL
25 40 (12.99%) SQL Server

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 26 (8.44%) IIS
2 19 (6.17%) MS Exchange
3 17 (5.52%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.19%) Apache
5 12 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.62%) Lync
9 4 (1.30%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.65%) SAS
11 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.32%) Eucalyptus
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 86 (27.92%) MS Excel
2 25 (8.12%) MS Visio
3 21 (6.82%) MS Office
4 4 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.87%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (3.25%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.65%) Office 365
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 77 (25.00%) SAN
2 70 (22.73%) Firewall
3 65 (21.10%) TCP/IP
4 58 (18.83%) DNS
5 39 (12.66%) NAS
6 37 (12.01%) DHCP
7 26 (8.44%) Fibre Channel
8 25 (8.12%) WAN
8 25 (8.12%) LAN
9 22 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (5.19%) VoIP
11 15 (4.87%) NetScreen
11 15 (4.87%) VPN
12 12 (3.90%) Wireless
13 8 (2.60%) iSCSI
14 7 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (2.27%) Network Security
14 7 (2.27%) MPLS
15 6 (1.95%) SSL
16 5 (1.62%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.52%) DB2
2 17 (5.52%) MySQL
3 16 (5.19%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.65%) SQL CLR
6 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.32%) Big Data
7 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.32%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (2.92%) Rational Performance Tester
2 9 (2.92%) LoadRunner
3 8 (2.60%) Selenium
4 7 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.30%) MSI
6 3 (0.97%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.97%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.65%) JIRA
8 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (13.96%) Finance
2 38 (12.34%) Telecoms
3 20 (6.49%) Marketing
4 15 (4.87%) Retail
4 15 (4.87%) Billing
5 11 (3.57%) Banking
5 11 (3.57%) Legal
6 5 (1.62%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.65%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.65%) French Language
7 2 (0.65%) German Language
8 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 78 (25.32%) Support Engineer
2 33 (10.71%) Architect
3 31 (10.06%) Analyst
4 30 (9.74%) Storage Engineer
5 22 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 22 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 22 (7.14%) Consultant
6 19 (6.17%) SAN Engineer
6 19 (6.17%) Test Manager
6 19 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.84%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (5.84%) EMC Engineer
7 18 (5.84%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 18 (5.84%) SAN Storage Engineer
8 17 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (5.52%) Administrator
9 16 (5.19%) Storage Support Engineer
9 16 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 15 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.87%) LAMP
2 14 (4.55%) Software Packaging
3 9 (2.92%) Middleware
4 5 (1.62%) Application Packaging
5 4 (1.30%) WSH
5 4 (1.30%) WAP
5 4 (1.30%) Flash
6 1 (0.32%) SOAP
6 1 (0.32%) Web Services
6 1 (0.32%) XML
6 1 (0.32%) .NET
6 1 (0.32%) HTML
6 1 (0.32%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (20.13%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (18.83%) Data Centre
3 22 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 22 (7.14%) Replication
4 20 (6.49%) Clustering
5 15 (4.87%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (3.57%) N-Tier
7 7 (2.27%) Celerra
8 5 (1.62%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.30%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.65%) PKI
10 2 (0.65%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.32%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.32%) IPTV
11 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 142 (46.10%) Windows
2 76 (24.68%) Linux
3 41 (13.31%) Windows 7
4 36 (11.69%) UNIX
4 36 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (11.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (7.14%) Solaris
7 18 (5.84%) HPUX
8 16 (5.19%) AIX
8 16 (5.19%) SUSE
9 14 (4.55%) CentOS
10 13 (4.22%) Debian
10 13 (4.22%) Windows XP
11 8 (2.60%) Windows 2000
11 8 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.30%) Android
13 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (25.97%) ITIL
2 47 (15.26%) Configuration Management
3 36 (11.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 30 (9.74%) Load Balancing
5 29 (9.42%) Project Management
6 27 (8.77%) Business Development
7 26 (8.44%) Data Management
8 25 (8.12%) Test Strategy
9 24 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (6.82%) Test Management
11 17 (5.52%) Capacity Management
12 16 (5.19%) Performance Testing
13 14 (4.55%) Migration
13 14 (4.55%) TOGAF
13 14 (4.55%) Project Planning
14 12 (3.90%) PRINCE2
14 12 (3.90%) Test Scripting
14 12 (3.90%) Test Planning
15 11 (3.57%) SOA
16 10 (3.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (13.31%) SQL
2 15 (4.87%) PHP
3 7 (2.27%) VBScript
4 6 (1.95%) C
5 5 (1.62%) Perl
5 5 (1.62%) VB
6 4 (1.30%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.30%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.97%) Java
8 2 (0.65%) Python
8 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 115 (37.34%) Security Cleared
2 94 (30.52%) SC Cleared
3 89 (28.90%) DV Cleared
4 40 (12.99%) MCSE
4 40 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (10.71%) ISEB
6 30 (9.74%) ISTQB
7 29 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (8.44%) MCP
9 25 (8.12%) Degree
10 24 (7.79%) CCNA
11 15 (4.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (4.55%) A+ Certification
13 12 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (3.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (3.25%) MCITP
16 7 (2.27%) RHCE
17 6 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (1.95%) CCNP
18 5 (1.62%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.01%) SLA
2 22 (7.14%) QA
3 11 (3.57%) COBIT
4 4 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 102 (33.12%) Active Directory
2 47 (15.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 22 (7.14%) vSphere
5 12 (3.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 12 (3.90%) vCloud
6 11 (3.57%) XenServer
7 10 (3.25%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.30%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.30%) KVM
9 4 (1.30%) XenApp
10 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.32%) iptables
11 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.32%) VMFS
11 1 (0.32%) Snort
11 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 40 (12.99%) EMC NetWorker
2 34 (11.04%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (11.04%) SCCM
3 20 (6.49%) SCOM
4 19 (6.17%) WSUS
5 18 (5.84%) HP SIM
6 13 (4.22%) NetBackup
6 13 (4.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (4.22%) Legato
7 11 (3.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (1.95%) ARCserve
10 4 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (1.30%) PureDisk
11 3 (0.97%) HP UCMDB
12 2 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
13 1 (0.32%) ArcSight ESM
13 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
13 1 (0.32%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 147 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 92 (29.87%) Cisco
3 86 (27.92%) VMware
4 78 (25.32%) IBM
5 67 (21.75%) EMC
6 54 (17.53%) Symantec
7 53 (17.21%) Oracle
8 51 (16.56%) Red Hat
9 47 (15.26%) Juniper
10 40 (12.99%) NetApp
11 36 (11.69%) Veritas
12 32 (10.39%) Dell
13 28 (9.09%) Sun
13 28 (9.09%) Brocade
14 27 (8.77%) 3PAR
15 20 (6.49%) F5
16 19 (6.17%) ArcSight
16 19 (6.17%) SolarWinds
17 18 (5.84%) Sybase
17 18 (5.84%) StorageTek
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