The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 75 97 78
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs citing HP 84 64 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.72% 1.97% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 6.91% 4.75% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 64 33 35
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £22,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1215 1346 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.33% 41.47% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 805 851 919
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,050 £55,620
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

HP Salary Trend in Scotland

HP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Scotland

HP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Glasgow +35 27 £40,500 -7.95% 3
Edinburgh +6 24 £40,000 -23.80% 5
Stirling +5 19 £48,250 +28.66%
Aberdeen +11 12 £37,500 +1.35% 2
West Lothian -7 2 £65,000 +28.71% 1
Fife +5 1 £23,500 -
Dundee +3 1 - - 1
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 93 (46.97%) Windows
2 65 (32.83%) Finance
3 60 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
4 57 (28.79%) Microsoft
5 50 (25.25%) ISTQB
6 47 (23.74%) VMware
7 45 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (21.72%) Cisco
9 42 (21.21%) SQL
9 42 (21.21%) Mentoring
10 40 (20.20%) ISEB
11 39 (19.70%) Citrix
11 39 (19.70%) Active Directory
12 37 (18.69%) Test Management
13 36 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 34 (17.17%) Firewall
15 33 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (16.16%) MS Exchange
17 31 (15.66%) SAN
18 30 (15.15%) SQL Server
19 29 (14.65%) Windows Server 2003
19 29 (14.65%) Test Strategy
20 27 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
21 25 (12.63%) LoadRunner
21 25 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
22 24 (12.12%) Project Management
22 24 (12.12%) Linux
23 23 (11.62%) Windows 2000
23 23 (11.62%) MS Excel
23 23 (11.62%) CCNA

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (16.16%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.07%) WebSphere
4 10 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (4.55%) IIS
6 8 (4.04%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.54%) Lync
8 3 (1.52%) WorkSite
9 2 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.51%) JBoss
10 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.51%) Mule
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Maximo
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.53%) Office 365
2 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.17%) Firewall
2 31 (15.66%) SAN
3 22 (11.11%) MPLS
4 20 (10.10%) DNS
5 19 (9.60%) Wireless
6 16 (8.08%) VoIP
7 14 (7.07%) DHCP
8 11 (5.56%) WAN
9 10 (5.05%) TCP/IP
10 8 (4.04%) Ethernet
11 7 (3.54%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (3.54%) NetScaler
12 6 (3.03%) FCoE
12 6 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (3.03%) LAN
12 6 (3.03%) DMZ
13 5 (2.53%) IPv4
14 4 (2.02%) SNMP
15 3 (1.52%) SMTP
15 3 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.01%) IDOL
7 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (12.63%) LoadRunner
2 18 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (7.58%) Selenium
4 9 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.53%) JIRA
6 3 (1.52%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.52%) Introscope
7 2 (1.01%) JMeter
8 1 (0.51%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.51%) JUnit
8 1 (0.51%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (0.51%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (0.51%) TestLink
General
1 65 (32.83%) Finance
2 9 (4.55%) Banking
3 5 (2.53%) Legal
3 5 (2.53%) Retail
4 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.52%) Back Office
5 3 (1.52%) Advertising
6 2 (1.01%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
7 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 65 (32.83%) Analyst
2 37 (18.69%) Test Analyst
3 26 (13.13%) Test Manager
4 19 (9.60%) Consultant
5 15 (7.58%) Tester
6 13 (6.57%) Performance Tester
7 12 (6.06%) Network Specialist
8 11 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
8 11 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
8 11 (5.56%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
9 8 (4.04%) Senior Network Specialist
9 8 (4.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (4.04%) Developer
10 7 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.54%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (3.54%) Citrix Engineer
10 7 (3.54%) Wintel Consultant
11 6 (3.03%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.55%) XML
2 7 (3.54%) .NET
3 6 (3.03%) Web Services
3 6 (3.03%) MSMQ
4 4 (2.02%) Ajax
5 3 (1.52%) HTML
5 3 (1.52%) XSD
5 3 (1.52%) CSS
5 3 (1.52%) JSP
5 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.52%) jQuery
5 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.01%) FIXML
6 2 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.51%) COM
7 1 (0.51%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.51%) Java EE
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.08%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 8 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.04%) Replication
5 6 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.02%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.02%) Clustering
6 4 (2.02%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.52%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.01%) PKI
8 2 (1.01%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.51%) EPoS
9 1 (0.51%) DTV
9 1 (0.51%) GIS
9 1 (0.51%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.51%) SCADA
9 1 (0.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 93 (46.97%) Windows
2 45 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (14.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (12.12%) Linux
6 23 (11.62%) Windows 2000
7 20 (10.10%) UNIX
8 11 (5.56%) Solaris
9 10 (5.05%) AIX
10 9 (4.55%) Windows 7
11 8 (4.04%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (3.54%) HPUX
13 6 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.21%) Mentoring
2 37 (18.69%) Test Management
3 29 (14.65%) Test Strategy
4 24 (12.12%) Project Management
5 22 (11.11%) ITIL
6 21 (10.61%) Performance Testing
7 20 (10.10%) Service Delivery
8 19 (9.60%) Test Planning
9 17 (8.59%) PRINCE2
10 16 (8.08%) Software Testing
11 15 (7.58%) Network Design
11 15 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (7.58%) Test Scripting
11 15 (7.58%) Network Management
12 13 (6.57%) Test Automation
13 11 (5.56%) SOA
13 11 (5.56%) Automated Testing
13 11 (5.56%) Scrum
14 9 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.21%) SQL
2 19 (9.60%) Java
3 13 (6.57%) PowerShell
4 12 (6.06%) VBScript
5 8 (4.04%) C
6 7 (3.54%) PHP
7 6 (3.03%) C#
7 6 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.03%) Perl
8 5 (2.53%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.53%) C++
9 4 (2.02%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.01%) Lua
11 2 (1.01%) Korn
11 2 (1.01%) Erlang
11 2 (1.01%) Ruby
11 2 (1.01%) Python
11 2 (1.01%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 50 (25.25%) ISTQB
2 40 (20.20%) ISEB
3 25 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (11.62%) CCNA
5 20 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (8.08%) Degree
6 16 (8.08%) CCNP
7 11 (5.56%) MCSE
7 11 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
7 11 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 11 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (5.05%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.03%) APMP
10 5 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (2.53%) MCSA
10 5 (2.53%) MCP
10 5 (2.53%) MCITP
11 4 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (2.02%) CWNA
11 4 (2.02%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.59%) SLA
2 9 (4.55%) QA
3 7 (3.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (19.70%) Active Directory
2 33 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.59%) Hyper-V
3 17 (8.59%) XenApp
4 12 (6.06%) vSphere
5 11 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.54%) MetaFrame
7 6 (3.03%) Firmware
8 5 (2.53%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.02%) NFS
10 2 (1.01%) PowerHA
10 2 (1.01%) vCloud
10 2 (1.01%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 60 (30.30%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (9.09%) SCCM
3 13 (6.57%) SCOM
4 12 (6.06%) NetBackup
5 10 (5.05%) Control-M
6 8 (4.04%) HP SIM
7 5 (2.53%) Puppet
8 4 (2.02%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 4 (2.02%) OpenView
9 3 (1.52%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.52%) CA Wily
10 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (0.51%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.51%) Nagios
11 1 (0.51%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.51%) CiscoWorks
11 1 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 57 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 47 (23.74%) VMware
3 43 (21.72%) Cisco
4 39 (19.70%) Citrix
5 22 (11.11%) Dell
5 22 (11.11%) Juniper
6 19 (9.60%) Oracle
7 15 (7.58%) IBM
7 15 (7.58%) SonicWALL
8 13 (6.57%) EMC
9 11 (5.56%) Brocade
10 10 (5.05%) BMC
11 9 (4.55%) SolarWinds
12 8 (4.04%) Red Hat
13 7 (3.54%) NetApp
13 7 (3.54%) Symantec
13 7 (3.54%) Fujitsu
14 6 (3.03%) BT
14 6 (3.03%) Nortel
14 6 (3.03%) Avaya
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