The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP
Rank 48 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing HP 14 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.52% 5.96% 6.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.05% 10.40% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 17
Average salary £38,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.91% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £45,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
HP
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
277 298 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 49.82% 57.31% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 237 196 146
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

HP Salary Trend in Watford

HP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

HP Salary Histogram in Watford

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 18 (43.90%) Unix
2 17 (41.46%) VMware
3 16 (39.02%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 14 (34.15%) Oracle
5 12 (29.27%) Windows
5 12 (29.27%) Scrum
5 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.83%) Java
6 11 (26.83%) PL/SQL
6 11 (26.83%) Cisco
6 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
6 11 (26.83%) HP UFT
6 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
6 11 (26.83%) Functional Testing
7 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (24.39%) QA
7 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
7 10 (24.39%) Migration
7 10 (24.39%) Regression Testing
7 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (21.95%) Project Management
8 9 (21.95%) Linux
8 9 (21.95%) Citrix
8 9 (21.95%) IBM
8 9 (21.95%) Test Management
8 9 (21.95%) Performance Management
9 8 (19.51%) Selenium
9 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Project
2 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Primavera
2 1 (2.44%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) BGP
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.88%) EIGRP
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) HSRP
3 2 (4.88%) OSPF
3 2 (4.88%) PuTTY
3 2 (4.88%) RIP
3 2 (4.88%) SSH
3 2 (4.88%) Telnet
3 2 (4.88%) VoIP
3 2 (4.88%) VRRP
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
1 11 (26.83%) HP UFT
2 8 (19.51%) Selenium
3 5 (12.20%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) Toad
5 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Test Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Storage Manager
5 4 (9.76%) IT Manager
5 4 (9.76%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Server Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Server Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Build Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) QC Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
1 4 (9.76%) SAP Business Workflow
1 4 (9.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Celerra
3 5 (12.20%) EMC VNX
3 5 (12.20%) Replication
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.32%) Fintech
5 2 (4.88%) HP Storage
5 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Unix
2 12 (29.27%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Linux
4 6 (14.63%) AIX
4 6 (14.63%) HPUX
5 3 (7.32%) Solaris
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (29.27%) Scrum
2 11 (26.83%) Functional Testing
3 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
3 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (24.39%) Migration
3 10 (24.39%) Regression Testing
4 9 (21.95%) Performance Management
4 9 (21.95%) Project Management
4 9 (21.95%) Test Management
5 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
6 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (12.20%) Data Management
7 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
7 5 (12.20%) High Availability
7 5 (12.20%) Line Management
7 5 (12.20%) Manual Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Coaching
8 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 11 (26.83%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) PL/SQL
3 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.32%) C
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) ISEB
2 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (7.32%) CCNP
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) APMP
5 2 (4.88%) MCSA
5 2 (4.88%) MCSE
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.44%) CCNA
6 1 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 8583
2 2 (4.88%) ISO20022
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.76%) Terminal Services
4 3 (7.32%) XenApp
4 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.88%) HP NNM
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) VMware
2 14 (34.15%) Oracle
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.95%) Citrix
4 9 (21.95%) IBM
5 6 (14.63%) SAP
6 5 (12.20%) 3PAR
6 5 (12.20%) Brocade
6 5 (12.20%) Juniper
7 4 (9.76%) Dell
7 4 (9.76%) iManage
8 3 (7.32%) EMC
8 3 (7.32%) Hitachi
8 3 (7.32%) Sybase
8 3 (7.32%) Symantec
9 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.88%) F5
9 2 (4.88%) Planview
10 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu