Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

HP
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 67 97
Rank change year-on-year -62 +30 -40
Permanent jobs citing HP 138 321 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.19% 3.74% 2.89%
As % of the Vendors category 4.73% 7.48% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 100 215 251
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £54,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.93% +16.76% +8.82%
10th Percentile £29,400 £25,850 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £80,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,375
% change year-on-year -10.53% +7.04% +5.65%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2920 4290 5606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 46.36% 49.94% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 3253 4317
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Berkshire

HP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for HP in Berkshire

HP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HP in Berkshire

HP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -24 84 £42,500 -22.73% 4
Bracknell +19 21 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Slough -16 17 £37,500 -3.85%
Newbury -18 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Maidenhead 0 2 £55,000 -4.35%
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for HP.

1 67 (48.55%) Cisco
2 49 (35.51%) Windows
3 39 (28.26%) Firewall
4 36 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 36 (26.09%) Juniper
5 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
5 35 (25.36%) ITIL
5 35 (25.36%) Wireless
5 35 (25.36%) QA
6 34 (24.64%) Data Centre
6 34 (24.64%) Project Management
7 32 (23.19%) Brocade
8 31 (22.46%) Test Scripting
9 30 (21.74%) ISTQB
10 29 (21.01%) Java
10 29 (21.01%) SQL
10 29 (21.01%) Test Automation
11 28 (20.29%) HP Quality Center
12 27 (19.57%) Functional Testing
12 27 (19.57%) Mentoring
13 26 (18.84%) Test Management
13 26 (18.84%) Linux
13 26 (18.84%) Dell
13 26 (18.84%) Cisco Certification
14 25 (18.12%) VMware
15 24 (17.39%) LoadRunner
16 23 (16.67%) HP UFT
16 23 (16.67%) MPLS
16 23 (16.67%) CCNP
16 23 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.35%) IIS
2 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.62%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.90%) SAS
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.72%) Documentum
5 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (11.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.52%) SAP ERP
1 9 (6.52%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.72%) Exstream
2 1 (0.72%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) IaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (28.26%) Firewall
2 36 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 35 (25.36%) Wireless
4 23 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (16.67%) MPLS
5 22 (15.94%) BGP
5 22 (15.94%) VPN
6 21 (15.22%) OSPF
7 19 (13.77%) VLAN
8 18 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (13.04%) Network Security
9 17 (12.32%) Ethernet
10 15 (10.87%) IPsec
10 15 (10.87%) SNMP
10 15 (10.87%) SSL
11 14 (10.14%) Internet
12 13 (9.42%) Cisco ISE
12 13 (9.42%) LAN
13 10 (7.25%) SAN
13 10 (7.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 9 (6.52%) SQLPlus
3 3 (2.17%) DB2
3 3 (2.17%) MySQL
4 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) Informix
5 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (17.39%) LoadRunner
2 23 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 15 (10.87%) Selenium
4 12 (8.70%) SoapUI
4 12 (8.70%) WebDriver
5 9 (6.52%) eggPlant
5 9 (6.52%) JUnit
5 9 (6.52%) LoadUI
5 9 (6.52%) TestNG
5 9 (6.52%) Toad
6 4 (2.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.90%) JMeter
7 3 (2.17%) Gatling
7 3 (2.17%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.17%) JIRA
7 3 (2.17%) Maven
7 3 (2.17%) NetBeans
7 3 (2.17%) TestLink
7 3 (2.17%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (9.42%) Billing
2 9 (6.52%) Publishing
3 7 (5.07%) Advertising
3 7 (5.07%) Finance
4 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.17%) Marketing
5 3 (2.17%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (21.01%) Network Engineer
2 23 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 22 (15.94%) Analyst
4 15 (10.87%) Field Engineer
4 15 (10.87%) Test Analyst
5 13 (9.42%) Network Field Engineer
6 11 (7.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Tester
8 9 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (6.52%) SAP Analyst
8 9 (6.52%) SAP Test Analyst
8 9 (6.52%) Senior Tester
9 8 (5.80%) Administrator
9 8 (5.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (5.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Consultant
11 6 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.14%) SOAP
1 14 (10.14%) Web Services
2 5 (3.62%) XML
3 2 (1.45%) Java EE
3 2 (1.45%) JSON
3 2 (1.45%) Middleware
3 2 (1.45%) REST
3 2 (1.45%) WSDL
3 2 (1.45%) XSD
4 1 (0.72%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.64%) Data Centre
2 22 (15.94%) Computer Science
3 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.42%) FlexPod
5 8 (5.80%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.07%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.17%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.17%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.45%) Clustering
9 2 (1.45%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.45%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.72%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.51%) Windows
2 26 (18.84%) Linux
3 17 (12.32%) Unix
4 16 (11.59%) Windows Server
5 12 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.62%) Solaris
9 4 (2.90%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.45%) AIX
10 2 (1.45%) Android
10 2 (1.45%) CentOS
10 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.72%) Debian
11 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.36%) ITIL
2 34 (24.64%) Project Management
3 31 (22.46%) Test Scripting
4 29 (21.01%) Test Automation
5 27 (19.57%) Functional Testing
5 27 (19.57%) Mentoring
6 26 (18.84%) Test Management
7 21 (15.22%) Presales
8 20 (14.49%) Test Strategy
9 19 (13.77%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (13.77%) Scenario Testing
10 18 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (11.59%) Migration
11 16 (11.59%) Network Design
11 16 (11.59%) SIEM
12 15 (10.87%) Regression Testing
12 15 (10.87%) Service Delivery
13 14 (10.14%) Time Management
14 13 (9.42%) Performance Management
14 13 (9.42%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.01%) Java
1 29 (21.01%) SQL
2 17 (12.32%) C#
3 14 (10.14%) C
4 8 (5.80%) PL/SQL
4 8 (5.80%) VB
5 7 (5.07%) C++
6 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.90%) Perl
8 1 (0.72%) COBOL
8 1 (0.72%) Python
8 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 26 (18.84%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (16.67%) CCNP
4 21 (15.22%) Security Cleared
5 20 (14.49%) Degree
6 15 (10.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (10.87%) DV Cleared
7 10 (7.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (7.25%) SC Cleared
8 8 (5.80%) CCNA
9 7 (5.07%) HND
9 7 (5.07%) MCP
10 6 (4.35%) MCSE
11 5 (3.62%) CCIE
11 5 (3.62%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.90%) ISEB
12 4 (2.90%) JNCIP
12 4 (2.90%) JNCIS
13 3 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (25.36%) QA
2 14 (10.14%) SLA
3 4 (2.90%) SAS 70
4 3 (2.17%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.59%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.62%) vSphere
5 4 (2.90%) Firmware
5 4 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.17%) Docker
6 3 (2.17%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.72%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.72%) vCloud
8 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (20.29%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (9.42%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (3.62%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.17%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.17%) WSUS
5 2 (1.45%) cPanel
5 2 (1.45%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.45%) Plesk
5 2 (1.45%) SCCM
5 2 (1.45%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 67 (48.55%) Cisco
2 36 (26.09%) Juniper
3 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
4 32 (23.19%) Brocade
5 26 (18.84%) Dell
6 25 (18.12%) VMware
7 21 (15.22%) F5
8 20 (14.49%) CheckPoint
8 20 (14.49%) Fortinet
9 19 (13.77%) Aruba
10 15 (10.87%) Meraki
10 15 (10.87%) SolarWinds
11 14 (10.14%) NetApp
12 13 (9.42%) Sourcefire
13 10 (7.25%) SAP
14 9 (6.52%) Extreme Networks
14 9 (6.52%) Red Hat
15 8 (5.80%) IBM
15 8 (5.80%) Palo Alto
16 6 (4.35%) Citrix