Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 13 December 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
England > North West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 183 147
Rank change year-on-year -63 -36 -25
Permanent jobs citing HP 134 202 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.01% 1.62% 2.10%
As % of the Vendors category 2.15% 3.66% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 104 149 202
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £22,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,950 £58,400
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6243 5525 5386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 47.20% 44.36% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4857 4402 4297
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for HP in the North West

HP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for HP in the North West

HP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP in the North West over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for HP in the North West

HP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the North West region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Manchester -50 63 £35,000 -17.65% 12
Cheshire -31 41 £46,250 +2.78% 4
Merseyside +16 27 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Lancashire -10 3 £35,000 - 2
HP
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 North West region with a requirement for HP.

1 76 (56.72%) Windows
2 53 (39.55%) Windows Server
3 43 (32.09%) Microsoft
4 41 (30.60%) Finance
5 36 (26.87%) Linux
6 34 (25.37%) Unix
6 34 (25.37%) VMware
7 33 (24.63%) PowerShell
8 31 (23.13%) Active Directory
9 29 (21.64%) Cisco
10 28 (20.90%) ITIL
11 27 (20.15%) Citrix
12 26 (19.40%) Banking
13 25 (18.66%) SAN
13 25 (18.66%) SQL Server
14 24 (17.91%) Oracle
14 24 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (16.42%) Java
16 21 (15.67%) HPUX
16 21 (15.67%) JIRA
17 20 (14.93%) DNS
18 19 (14.18%) SQL
19 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (12.69%) Test Automation
20 17 (12.69%) DHCP
20 17 (12.69%) Red Hat
21 16 (11.94%) WAN
21 16 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
21 16 (11.94%) HP Quality Center

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (11.19%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (6.72%) Skype for Business
3 7 (5.22%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.48%) Confluence
4 6 (4.48%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.73%) IIS
6 4 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.99%) IBM Notes
6 4 (2.99%) Tuxedo
7 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.24%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.49%) Apache
8 2 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.49%) JBoss
9 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.45%) Office 365
2 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.24%) PaaS
5 2 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.66%) SAN
2 20 (14.93%) DNS
3 17 (12.69%) DHCP
4 16 (11.94%) WAN
5 14 (10.45%) LAN
6 8 (5.97%) Firewall
7 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.48%) Wireless
8 5 (3.73%) Skype
8 5 (3.73%) VLAN
9 4 (2.99%) MPLS
9 4 (2.99%) Network Security
9 4 (2.99%) WLAN
10 2 (1.49%) ADSL
10 2 (1.49%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (1.49%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.49%) NAS
10 2 (1.49%) VoIP
11 1 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.96%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.97%) MySQL
4 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.24%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.49%) DB2
7 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.75%) Big Data
8 1 (0.75%) DTS
8 1 (0.75%) Informix
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (15.67%) JIRA
2 13 (9.70%) LoadRunner
3 11 (8.21%) Selenium
4 8 (5.97%) HP UFT
5 6 (4.48%) Bugzilla
6 5 (3.73%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.73%) JMeter
7 4 (2.99%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.49%) Introscope
9 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.75%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.75%) Maven
10 1 (0.75%) MSI
10 1 (0.75%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.75%) Toad
General
1 41 (30.60%) Finance
2 26 (19.40%) Banking
3 13 (9.70%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.97%) Law
4 8 (5.97%) Retail
5 3 (2.24%) Advertising
5 3 (2.24%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Legal
6 2 (1.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.75%) Local Government
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (15.67%) Analyst
2 16 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (9.70%) Tester
4 12 (8.96%) Administrator
5 10 (7.46%) Test Analyst
6 8 (5.97%) HPUX Engineer
6 8 (5.97%) Network Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Consultant
7 6 (4.48%) HPUX Administrator
7 6 (4.48%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Performance Tester
8 5 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (3.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.73%) Support Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) HTML
1 6 (4.48%) XML
2 5 (3.73%) .NET
2 5 (3.73%) JSP
2 5 (3.73%) Middleware
3 4 (2.99%) DCOM
3 4 (2.99%) HTML5
3 4 (2.99%) J2EE
3 4 (2.99%) JSON
3 4 (2.99%) Web Services
3 4 (2.99%) XSD
4 2 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.49%) JSON Schema
4 2 (1.49%) Node.js
4 2 (1.49%) RESTful
4 2 (1.49%) SOAP
4 2 (1.49%) WSDL
5 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.75%) jQuery
5 1 (0.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.97%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.22%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.73%) iPad
5 4 (2.99%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.99%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.99%) Replication
5 4 (2.99%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.24%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.49%) BYOD
7 2 (1.49%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.49%) VSAM
7 2 (1.49%) Wiki
8 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.75%) Life Science
8 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 76 (56.72%) Windows
2 53 (39.55%) Windows Server
3 36 (26.87%) Linux
4 34 (25.37%) Unix
5 21 (15.67%) HPUX
6 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (10.45%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.22%) Windows 10
9 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (4.48%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.99%) CentOS
12 3 (2.24%) AIX
13 2 (1.49%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.49%) Solaris
13 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.75%) Android
14 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.75%) SUSE
14 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.90%) ITIL
2 17 (12.69%) Test Automation
3 16 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (8.21%) Server Hardening
6 9 (6.72%) Service Management
7 8 (5.97%) Performance Testing
7 8 (5.97%) Project Management
7 8 (5.97%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.22%) Change Management
8 7 (5.22%) Presales
8 7 (5.22%) Release Management
8 7 (5.22%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.22%) Test Scripting
8 7 (5.22%) Wealth Management
9 6 (4.48%) Change Control
9 6 (4.48%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (4.48%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (4.48%) Test Planning
9 6 (4.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.63%) PowerShell
2 22 (16.42%) Java
3 19 (14.18%) SQL
4 13 (9.70%) Python
4 13 (9.70%) Shell Script
5 8 (5.97%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.97%) C
6 7 (5.22%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.22%) Perl
7 6 (4.48%) C#
7 6 (4.48%) C++
7 6 (4.48%) VBScript
8 3 (2.24%) PHP
8 3 (2.24%) Ruby
8 3 (2.24%) VB
9 2 (1.49%) REXX
10 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (6.72%) Degree
4 6 (4.48%) CCNP
4 6 (4.48%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.48%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.73%) ISEB
5 5 (3.73%) MCSE
6 4 (2.99%) CCNA
7 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.49%) MCITP
8 2 (1.49%) MCP
8 2 (1.49%) MCSA
8 2 (1.49%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.49%) PMP
9 1 (0.75%) CISM
9 1 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) QA
2 2 (1.49%) GDPR
2 2 (1.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (23.13%) Active Directory
2 24 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.45%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.21%) XenApp
5 8 (5.97%) vSphere
6 3 (2.24%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.49%) Corosync
7 2 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.75%) Docker
8 1 (0.75%) KVM
8 1 (0.75%) vCloud
8 1 (0.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (11.94%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.99%) Nagios
2 4 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.99%) SCCM
2 4 (2.99%) SCOM
2 4 (2.99%) WSUS
3 3 (2.24%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (2.24%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.24%) Puppet
4 2 (1.49%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.49%) CA Wily
4 2 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.49%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.49%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.49%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.49%) Pacemaker
4 2 (1.49%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.49%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.75%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (32.09%) Microsoft
2 34 (25.37%) VMware
3 29 (21.64%) Cisco
4 27 (20.15%) Citrix
5 24 (17.91%) Oracle
6 17 (12.69%) Red Hat
7 11 (8.21%) 3PAR
7 11 (8.21%) Dell
8 7 (5.22%) Apple
9 6 (4.48%) Symantec
10 5 (3.73%) IBM
10 5 (3.73%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.99%) 3Com
11 4 (2.99%) Atlassian
11 4 (2.99%) Lotus
11 4 (2.99%) McAfee
11 4 (2.99%) Meraki
12 3 (2.24%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.24%) NetApp
12 3 (2.24%) Teradata