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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 61 98 47
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -51
Permanent jobs citing HP 116 62 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.42% 1.96% 4.40%
As % of the Vendors category 8.28% 4.14% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 61 19 56
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £23,700 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1401 1498 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.32% 47.27% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 829 957 1048
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh +10 48 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow +11 33 £42,500 - 5
Stirling -9 18 £46,000 +15.00%
Aberdeen - 5 £37,500 - 2
West Lothian -2 2 £27,500 -28.57%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Argyll and Bute -1 1 £53,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
HP
UK

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 65 (37.57%) Windows
2 63 (36.42%) Finance
3 50 (28.90%) Microsoft
4 44 (25.43%) HP Quality Center
5 42 (24.28%) VMware
6 41 (23.70%) ISTQB
7 38 (21.97%) Citrix
8 32 (18.50%) SQL
8 32 (18.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (17.92%) ISEB
10 29 (16.76%) Windows 2000
11 27 (15.61%) Cisco
11 27 (15.61%) SAN
11 27 (15.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (14.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (14.45%) UNIX
13 24 (13.87%) Active Directory
14 22 (12.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (12.72%) Mentoring
15 21 (12.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (12.14%) MS Exchange
15 21 (12.14%) ITIL
16 20 (11.56%) LoadRunner
16 20 (11.56%) Firewall
16 20 (11.56%) WebSphere
16 20 (11.56%) Software Testing
17 19 (10.98%) XenApp
17 19 (10.98%) Performance Testing
17 19 (10.98%) IBM
17 19 (10.98%) Java

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 21 (12.14%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.56%) WebSphere
3 12 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.62%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.31%) IIS
8 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.73%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (1.16%) Lync
10 1 (0.58%) JBoss
10 1 (0.58%) Apache
10 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.58%) CMS
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.58%) Drupal
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.73%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.16%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) Office 365
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.61%) SAN
2 20 (11.56%) Firewall
3 16 (9.25%) WAN
4 15 (8.67%) DNS
5 14 (8.09%) NetScaler
6 11 (6.36%) LAN
7 9 (5.20%) MPLS
8 8 (4.62%) Ethernet
9 7 (4.05%) DHCP
9 7 (4.05%) TCP/IP
9 7 (4.05%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (3.47%) FCoE
10 6 (3.47%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (3.47%) Wireless
10 6 (3.47%) DMZ
11 5 (2.89%) VLAN
12 4 (2.31%) LDAP
12 4 (2.31%) WLAN
12 4 (2.31%) SMTP
13 3 (1.73%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.58%) QlikView
5 1 (0.58%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 20 (11.56%) LoadRunner
2 11 (6.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (4.05%) Selenium
4 5 (2.89%) JIRA
5 3 (1.73%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.16%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.58%) Toad
7 1 (0.58%) ERwin
7 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
General
1 63 (36.42%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Banking
3 6 (3.47%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.31%) Marketing
4 4 (2.31%) Advertising
5 3 (1.73%) Front Office
5 3 (1.73%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.16%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Electronics
6 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Publishing
7 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (30.06%) Analyst
2 32 (18.50%) Test Analyst
3 25 (14.45%) Consultant
4 14 (8.09%) Test Manager
4 14 (8.09%) Tester
4 14 (8.09%) Citrix Engineer
5 13 (7.51%) Performance Tester
6 12 (6.94%) Performance Test Analyst
6 12 (6.94%) Performance Analyst
7 10 (5.78%) Trainer
8 9 (5.20%) Support Engineer
8 9 (5.20%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (5.20%) Wintel Consultant
9 8 (4.62%) Developer
10 7 (4.05%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
11 6 (3.47%) Test Consultant
11 6 (3.47%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.47%) Technical Manager
11 6 (3.47%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.47%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.47%) XML
1 6 (3.47%) MSMQ
2 5 (2.89%) Web Services
2 5 (2.89%) HTML
3 4 (2.31%) .NET
3 4 (2.31%) CSS
4 3 (1.73%) XSD
4 3 (1.73%) JSP
4 3 (1.73%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.73%) jQuery
4 3 (1.73%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.73%) Ajax
5 2 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.16%) FIXML
5 2 (1.16%) COM
5 2 (1.16%) SOAP
6 1 (0.58%) WSDL
6 1 (0.58%) SAML
6 1 (0.58%) Flash
6 1 (0.58%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.62%) Replication
3 7 (4.05%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.47%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.47%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.89%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.31%) Clustering
7 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.73%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.16%) PKI
8 2 (1.16%) User Experience
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.16%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.16%) DTV
9 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.58%) EPoS
9 1 (0.58%) NHS
9 1 (0.58%) AS400
9 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (37.57%) Windows
2 29 (16.76%) Windows 2000
3 27 (15.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (14.45%) UNIX
5 22 (12.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (12.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (6.36%) Linux
7 11 (6.36%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (4.62%) HPUX
9 6 (3.47%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (3.47%) Solaris
10 4 (2.31%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.31%) AIX
11 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.73%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.72%) Mentoring
2 21 (12.14%) ITIL
3 20 (11.56%) Software Testing
4 19 (10.98%) Performance Testing
5 18 (10.40%) Project Management
5 18 (10.40%) Test Strategy
6 17 (9.83%) Test Management
6 17 (9.83%) Test Scripting
7 14 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.51%) Test Planning
9 12 (6.94%) SOA
10 11 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (5.78%) Automated Testing
11 10 (5.78%) PRINCE2
12 9 (5.20%) Migration
12 9 (5.20%) Scrum
12 9 (5.20%) Manual Testing
12 9 (5.20%) Change Control
12 9 (5.20%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.50%) SQL
2 19 (10.98%) Java
3 8 (4.62%) VBScript
4 7 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.47%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.89%) C#
7 4 (2.31%) Perl
7 4 (2.31%) PHP
7 4 (2.31%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.73%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.73%) C
9 2 (1.16%) Ruby
9 2 (1.16%) Lua
9 2 (1.16%) Erlang
9 2 (1.16%) C++
9 2 (1.16%) Python
9 2 (1.16%) Smalltalk
10 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (23.70%) ISTQB
2 31 (17.92%) ISEB
3 25 (14.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (9.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (8.67%) Degree
6 12 (6.94%) MCSE
7 10 (5.78%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.20%) MCITP
8 9 (5.20%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (4.62%) CCNA
10 7 (4.05%) ISEB Practitioner
11 6 (3.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (3.47%) APMP
12 5 (2.89%) MCSA
13 4 (2.31%) MCTS
14 3 (1.73%) CCNP
14 3 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (1.16%) NCDA
15 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (3.47%) QA
3 3 (1.73%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.73%) SLA
4 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (18.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (13.87%) Active Directory
3 19 (10.98%) XenApp
4 12 (6.94%) vSphere
5 11 (6.36%) MetaFrame
5 11 (6.36%) Hyper-V
6 7 (4.05%) XenServer
7 5 (2.89%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.73%) NFS
8 3 (1.73%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.16%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.16%) vCloud
9 2 (1.16%) Firmware
10 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 44 (25.43%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (6.36%) SCCM
3 9 (5.20%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.47%) SCOM
5 4 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.73%) OpenView
6 3 (1.73%) Puppet
6 3 (1.73%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.16%) HP NNM
7 2 (1.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.58%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.58%) Control-M
8 1 (0.58%) Nagios
8 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.58%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.58%) Cacti
Vendors
1 50 (28.90%) Microsoft
2 42 (24.28%) VMware
3 38 (21.97%) Citrix
4 27 (15.61%) Cisco
5 19 (10.98%) IBM
6 18 (10.40%) EMC
7 15 (8.67%) Oracle
8 14 (8.09%) Juniper
9 12 (6.94%) Dell
10 9 (5.20%) Brocade
11 8 (4.62%) Symantec
12 7 (4.05%) NetApp
13 6 (3.47%) Fujitsu
13 6 (3.47%) Veeam
13 6 (3.47%) F5
13 6 (3.47%) BT
13 6 (3.47%) Clearswift
13 6 (3.47%) Avaya
13 6 (3.47%) CheckPoint
13 6 (3.47%) Nortel
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Salary: depending on experience
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