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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 35 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing HP 30 54 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.09% 8.82% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 10.34% 14.17% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 10
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £64,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £39,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.87%
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
290 381 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 58.82% 62.25% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 209 276 135
Average salary £50,000 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Watford

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 24 (45.28%) IBM
2 24 (45.28%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (43.40%) VMware
4 18 (33.96%) Retail
5 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (30.19%) Degree
6 16 (30.19%) UNIX
6 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
6 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
7 15 (28.30%) Flash
7 15 (28.30%) MQSeries
7 15 (28.30%) XML
7 15 (28.30%) HTML
7 15 (28.30%) Java
7 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
7 15 (28.30%) SQL
7 15 (28.30%) J2EE
7 15 (28.30%) DB2
7 15 (28.30%) Cisco
7 15 (28.30%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (28.30%) LoadRunner
7 15 (28.30%) WebSphere
7 15 (28.30%) Automated Testing
7 15 (28.30%) Regression Testing
7 15 (28.30%) System Testing
7 15 (28.30%) DbVisualizer
8 13 (24.53%) ITIL
8 13 (24.53%) SharePoint
9 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (28.30%) MQSeries
1 15 (28.30%) WebSphere
2 13 (24.53%) SharePoint
3 9 (16.98%) WorkSite
4 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
5 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (9.43%) Lync
7 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Office 365
2 8 (15.09%) PaaS
3 5 (9.43%) IaaS
4 4 (7.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) Firewall
2 9 (16.98%) LAN
2 9 (16.98%) WAN
3 8 (15.09%) SAN
4 5 (9.43%) VLAN
5 4 (7.55%) NAS
5 4 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) DNS
6 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.89%) DHCP
7 1 (1.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) DB2
1 15 (28.30%) DbVisualizer
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) Big Data
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (28.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (33.96%) Retail
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Tester
2 12 (22.64%) Architect
3 10 (18.87%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Applications Architect
5 5 (9.43%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Storage Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 1 (1.89%) IT Support
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (1.89%) Operations Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Administrator
8 1 (1.89%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Flash
1 15 (28.30%) XML
1 15 (28.30%) HTML
1 15 (28.30%) J2EE
2 4 (7.55%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (3.77%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (45.28%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
3 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (9.43%) Visualisation
4 5 (9.43%) iPad
4 5 (9.43%) Replication
5 4 (7.55%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.77%) PKI
7 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) UNIX
2 11 (20.75%) Windows
3 9 (16.98%) Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Android
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.89%) AIX
6 1 (1.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
2 15 (28.30%) Automated Testing
2 15 (28.30%) Regression Testing
2 15 (28.30%) System Testing
3 13 (24.53%) ITIL
4 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
4 11 (20.75%) Coaching
5 8 (15.09%) Project Management
5 8 (15.09%) Change Management
5 8 (15.09%) Information Security
5 8 (15.09%) Practice Management
6 7 (13.21%) Data Protection
6 7 (13.21%) Document Management
7 6 (11.32%) Migration
7 6 (11.32%) Workflow
8 5 (9.43%) Capacity Management
8 5 (9.43%) Product Management
8 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
8 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
8 5 (9.43%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) Java
1 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
1 15 (28.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) C++
2 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 10 (18.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (18.87%) ISEB
3 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (13.21%) CCNA
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.43%) IBM Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCNP
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.89%) CCIA
7 1 (1.89%) MCITP
7 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.89%) MCSE
7 1 (1.89%) MCSA
7 1 (1.89%) CCA
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) SRDF
3 5 (9.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.55%) NFS
5 3 (5.66%) VirtualBox
6 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.77%) vSphere
6 2 (3.77%) XenApp
7 1 (1.89%) XenServer
7 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 24 (45.28%) IBM
3 23 (43.40%) VMware
4 15 (28.30%) Cisco
5 11 (20.75%) SAP
6 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
7 8 (15.09%) Oracle
7 8 (15.09%) NetApp
7 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
8 7 (13.21%) ProCurve
8 7 (13.21%) EMC
9 5 (9.43%) Nintex
9 5 (9.43%) Fujitsu
9 5 (9.43%) Brocade
9 5 (9.43%) Hitachi
10 4 (7.55%) Citrix
11 3 (5.66%) Kofax
12 2 (3.77%) Metastorm
13 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.89%) Isilon