The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 3 months to 28 March 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 51 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22  
Permanent jobs citing HP 8 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.91% 0.30% 5.31%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 0.75% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 21
Median salary £36,200 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.42% -1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -8.23%  

HP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 168 134 218
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 40.19% 39.88% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 154 113 198
Median salary £33,000 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £23,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing HP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Lancashire

HP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for HP in Lancashire

HP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Skelmersdale - 5 £36,100 -
Blackburn +3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Chorley - 1 - -
Preston - 1 £42,500 -
HP
North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (38.89%) SQL
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
1 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) HTTP
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) Validation
3 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) vSphere
4 4 (22.22%) e-Health
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) Structured Programming
4 4 (22.22%) Nimsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (22.22%) Dynatrace
4 4 (22.22%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
4 4 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (22.22%) Nagios
4 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Drupal
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
1 1 (5.56%) OpenCart
1 1 (5.56%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) SNMP
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) FTP
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
2 2 (11.11%) JMeter
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Bazaar
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) PhantomJS
3 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Magento Developer
4 1 (5.56%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) CakePHP
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) CSS3
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Laravel
2 1 (5.56%) MooTools
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (22.22%) e-Health
3 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
1 5 (27.78%) Validation
2 4 (22.22%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Structured Programming
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Usability Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) COBOL
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (22.22%) Nagios
2 4 (22.22%) OpenView
2 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) BMC
2 4 (22.22%) CA
2 4 (22.22%) Compuware
2 4 (22.22%) Dynatrace
2 4 (22.22%) Nimsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) WatchGuard
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Zend