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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 33 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing HP 173 129 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.92% 5.19% 4.81%
As % of the Vendors category 14.15% 9.73% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 102 82 81
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1223 1326 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 48.94% 53.34% 59.48%
Number of salaries quoted 856 937 1000
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Reading

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 169 (50.15%) Microsoft
2 151 (44.81%) Windows
3 129 (38.28%) Security Cleared
4 105 (31.16%) SC Cleared
5 99 (29.38%) Active Directory
6 96 (28.49%) DV Cleared
7 95 (28.19%) Cisco
8 90 (26.71%) IBM
8 90 (26.71%) VMware
9 89 (26.41%) SAN
9 89 (26.41%) MS Excel
10 84 (24.93%) Linux
10 84 (24.93%) Firewall
11 80 (23.74%) ITIL
12 71 (21.07%) Oracle
12 71 (21.07%) EMC
13 67 (19.88%) Analytical Skills
14 60 (17.80%) Symantec
15 59 (17.51%) TCP/IP
16 53 (15.73%) Telecoms
17 52 (15.43%) UNIX
18 51 (15.13%) SQL
18 51 (15.13%) DNS
18 51 (15.13%) Red Hat
18 51 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
19 49 (14.54%) Sun
20 47 (13.95%) Juniper
21 46 (13.65%) Configuration Management
21 46 (13.65%) NAS
22 42 (12.46%) Hyper-V

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (7.42%) IIS
2 19 (5.64%) MS Exchange
3 17 (5.04%) Apache
3 17 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.37%) Lync
6 8 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.48%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.89%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.59%) SAS
9 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 89 (26.41%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.31%) MS Office
3 21 (6.23%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.67%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (3.26%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.19%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) Office 365
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (26.41%) SAN
2 84 (24.93%) Firewall
3 59 (17.51%) TCP/IP
4 51 (15.13%) DNS
5 46 (13.65%) NAS
6 29 (8.61%) Fibre Channel
7 28 (8.31%) DHCP
8 25 (7.42%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (7.12%) VPN
9 24 (7.12%) VoIP
9 24 (7.12%) WAN
10 23 (6.82%) LAN
11 15 (4.45%) NetScreen
12 13 (3.86%) Wireless
13 11 (3.26%) ATM
13 11 (3.26%) Ethernet
13 11 (3.26%) PPP
13 11 (3.26%) xDSL
14 10 (2.97%) iSCSI
14 10 (2.97%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.34%) DB2
2 18 (5.34%) MySQL
2 18 (5.34%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (3.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.59%) Adabas
7 1 (0.30%) OLTP
7 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.30%) SQL CLR
7 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (3.26%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (2.97%) Rational Performance Tester
2 10 (2.97%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (2.97%) LoadRunner
2 10 (2.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (1.78%) MSI
4 5 (1.48%) TestDirector
5 3 (0.89%) Selenium
5 3 (0.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (15.73%) Telecoms
2 33 (9.79%) Finance
3 19 (5.64%) Marketing
4 14 (4.15%) Retail
5 13 (3.86%) Billing
6 10 (2.97%) Legal
7 8 (2.37%) Banking
8 5 (1.48%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.59%) Electronics
9 2 (0.59%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.59%) French Language
9 2 (0.59%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (21.66%) Support Engineer
2 41 (12.17%) Analyst
2 41 (12.17%) Storage Engineer
3 35 (10.39%) Architect
4 30 (8.90%) Network Engineer
5 26 (7.72%) SAN Engineer
5 26 (7.72%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 25 (7.42%) Test Analyst
7 24 (7.12%) EMC Engineer
7 24 (7.12%) EMC Storage Engineer
8 22 (6.53%) Administrator
8 22 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (5.34%) Storage Support Engineer
11 17 (5.04%) Test Manager
12 16 (4.75%) 2nd Line Support
12 16 (4.75%) Technical Engineer
12 16 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 14 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 14 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.45%) LAMP
1 15 (4.45%) Software Packaging
2 10 (2.97%) Middleware
3 6 (1.78%) WSH
4 4 (1.19%) Flash
4 4 (1.19%) WAP
5 3 (0.89%) XML
5 3 (0.89%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.59%) CGI
7 1 (0.30%) HTML
7 1 (0.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.88%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.61%) Replication
3 24 (7.12%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.34%) Clustering
5 17 (5.04%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (2.97%) Celerra
7 9 (2.67%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.08%) Open Source
9 6 (1.78%) PKI
10 4 (1.19%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.89%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.59%) FlexPod
13 1 (0.30%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.30%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.30%) DTV
13 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.30%) IPTV
13 1 (0.30%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 151 (44.81%) Windows
2 84 (24.93%) Linux
3 52 (15.43%) UNIX
4 41 (12.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (11.57%) Windows 7
6 34 (10.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (8.31%) Solaris
8 20 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (5.34%) HPUX
10 16 (4.75%) AIX
10 16 (4.75%) SUSE
11 14 (4.15%) Windows XP
12 13 (3.86%) Debian
12 13 (3.86%) CentOS
12 13 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (2.67%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.19%) Android
15 3 (0.89%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (23.74%) ITIL
2 46 (13.65%) Configuration Management
3 37 (10.98%) Data Management
3 37 (10.98%) Performance Monitoring
4 31 (9.20%) Project Management
5 28 (8.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (8.01%) Load Balancing
7 25 (7.42%) Test Strategy
8 24 (7.12%) Business Development
9 19 (5.64%) Test Management
9 19 (5.64%) Capacity Management
10 17 (5.04%) Performance Testing
11 15 (4.45%) Migration
12 14 (4.15%) Project Planning
13 13 (3.86%) TOGAF
14 12 (3.56%) PRINCE2
15 11 (3.26%) SOA
16 10 (2.97%) Knowledge Management
16 10 (2.97%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (2.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 51 (15.13%) SQL
2 15 (4.45%) PHP
3 12 (3.56%) VBScript
4 3 (0.89%) VB
4 3 (0.89%) Perl
4 3 (0.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.59%) NATURAL
5 2 (0.59%) C
6 1 (0.30%) Java
6 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 129 (38.28%) Security Cleared
2 105 (31.16%) SC Cleared
3 96 (28.49%) DV Cleared
4 41 (12.17%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (11.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (11.87%) MCSE
6 35 (10.39%) CCNA
7 32 (9.50%) ISEB
7 32 (9.50%) Degree
8 29 (8.61%) ISTQB
9 27 (8.01%) MCP
10 17 (5.04%) CCNP
11 13 (3.86%) A+ Certification
11 13 (3.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (3.56%) SCSA
13 11 (3.26%) BC Cleared
13 11 (3.26%) Sun Certification
14 10 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 9 (2.67%) MCITP
15 9 (2.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.28%) SLA
2 12 (3.56%) QA
3 10 (2.97%) COBIT
4 4 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 99 (29.38%) Active Directory
2 51 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (12.46%) Hyper-V
4 21 (6.23%) vSphere
5 12 (3.56%) XenServer
6 11 (3.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 10 (2.97%) vCloud
8 9 (2.67%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.48%) XenApp
11 4 (1.19%) KVM
12 3 (0.89%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.89%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.59%) Firmware
14 1 (0.30%) Snort
14 1 (0.30%) iptables
Systems Management
1 41 (12.17%) EMC NetWorker
2 34 (10.09%) HP Quality Center
3 27 (8.01%) SCCM
4 16 (4.75%) Oracle RMAN
5 13 (3.86%) Legato
6 12 (3.56%) WSUS
7 11 (3.26%) HP SIM
7 11 (3.26%) SCOM
8 10 (2.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 10 (2.97%) ARCserve
9 7 (2.08%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (1.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (1.78%) HP UCMDB
11 3 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
13 1 (0.30%) Nagios
13 1 (0.30%) XenMobile
13 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 169 (50.15%) Microsoft
2 95 (28.19%) Cisco
3 90 (26.71%) IBM
3 90 (26.71%) VMware
4 71 (21.07%) Oracle
4 71 (21.07%) EMC
5 60 (17.80%) Symantec
6 51 (15.13%) Red Hat
7 49 (14.54%) Sun
8 47 (13.95%) Juniper
9 38 (11.28%) Veritas
10 35 (10.39%) NetApp
11 32 (9.50%) Dell
12 29 (8.61%) Brocade
13 27 (8.01%) StorageTek
14 23 (6.82%) 3PAR
15 20 (5.93%) Citrix
16 19 (5.64%) F5
17 17 (5.04%) McAfee
18 16 (4.75%) Sybase
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum (£55,000 to £60,000 OTE)
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22741 - £23941 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago