Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 234 190
Rank change year-on-year -19 -44 -37
Permanent jobs citing HP 109 139 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.93% 1.04% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 2.26% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 89 115 141
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,600 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,312 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% - -

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 5,224 6,140 5,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.38% 46.03% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4,161 4,752 4,440
North West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £59,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 -2 54 £39,000 +11.43% 15
Cheshire +36 43 £40,000 -0.62% 7
Lancashire +12 7 £22,500 +2.27% 2
Merseyside -14 5 £47,500 +1.60% 2
HP
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for HP.

1 49 (44.95%) Windows
2 47 (43.12%) VMware
3 42 (38.53%) Active Directory
4 41 (37.61%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (32.11%) Windows Server
5 35 (32.11%) Cisco
5 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
6 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (23.85%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (22.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (22.02%) Linux
11 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (17.43%) Office 365
13 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
13 17 (15.60%) Coaching
14 16 (14.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (14.68%) Project Management
14 16 (14.68%) Red Hat
14 16 (14.68%) ITIL
14 16 (14.68%) Service Management
14 16 (14.68%) Wireless
15 15 (13.76%) ISTQB
15 15 (13.76%) Firewall
15 15 (13.76%) Finance
15 15 (13.76%) Dell
15 15 (13.76%) SAN
15 15 (13.76%) Test Management
15 15 (13.76%) Analytics

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 12 (11.01%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.09%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.42%) IIS
4 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.59%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.92%) CICS
7 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.43%) Office 365
2 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.59%) IaaS
4 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.68%) Wireless
2 15 (13.76%) Firewall
2 15 (13.76%) SAN
3 13 (11.93%) DNS
4 12 (11.01%) LAN
5 11 (10.09%) Network Security
6 9 (8.26%) Ethernet
7 8 (7.34%) DHCP
7 8 (7.34%) WAN
8 7 (6.42%) SSL
9 6 (5.50%) Internet
9 6 (5.50%) VoIP
10 5 (4.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (4.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (4.59%) Skype
10 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
10 5 (4.59%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.75%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.75%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.75%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.92%) DB2
4 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.92%) MySQL
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Selenium
2 6 (5.50%) PHPUnit
2 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.59%) JIRA
4 3 (2.75%) GitLab
4 3 (2.75%) Zephyr
5 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.83%) JMeter
6 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.92%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.92%) Introscope
6 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.92%) SOAtest
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (13.76%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Local Government
3 6 (5.50%) Retail
3 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.67%) Banking
4 4 (3.67%) Legal
5 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Billing
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (22.02%) Support Engineer
2 23 (21.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (20.18%) Analyst
4 21 (19.27%) Infrastructure Support
5 16 (14.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 15 (13.76%) Server Engineer
6 15 (13.76%) Server Support
6 15 (13.76%) Server Support Engineer
7 13 (11.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (11.01%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 12 (11.01%) Senior Server Engineer
8 12 (11.01%) Senior Server Support Engineer
9 11 (10.09%) Technical Support
10 10 (9.17%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (8.26%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (7.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 8 (7.34%) Test Analyst
13 7 (6.42%) Support Analyst
13 7 (6.42%) Test Manager
13 7 (6.42%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) 802.1X
2 6 (5.50%) Behat
3 3 (2.75%) .NET
3 3 (2.75%) J2EE
3 3 (2.75%) Middleware
3 3 (2.75%) XML
4 2 (1.83%) HTML
4 2 (1.83%) JSON
4 2 (1.83%) SOAP
5 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.92%) CSS
5 1 (0.92%) jQuery
5 1 (0.92%) JSP
5 1 (0.92%) LDAP
5 1 (0.92%) Node.js
5 1 (0.92%) Servlets
5 1 (0.92%) SPML
5 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.09%) Clustering
3 9 (8.26%) Smart Meter
4 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.67%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.67%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.75%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.75%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.75%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.83%) iPad
8 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.83%) Replication
8 2 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.83%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.92%) CMDB
9 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.92%) iPhone
9 1 (0.92%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 49 (44.95%) Windows
2 35 (32.11%) Windows Server
3 24 (22.02%) Linux
3 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (14.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.42%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.67%) Unix
10 3 (2.75%) Android
11 2 (1.83%) Debian
12 1 (0.92%) AIX
12 1 (0.92%) HPUX
12 1 (0.92%) Solaris
12 1 (0.92%) VME
12 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.85%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (22.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (15.60%) Coaching
4 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
5 16 (14.68%) ITIL
5 16 (14.68%) Project Management
5 16 (14.68%) Service Management
6 15 (13.76%) Analytics
6 15 (13.76%) Test Management
7 13 (11.93%) Change Management
7 13 (11.93%) Server Management
8 12 (11.01%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (10.09%) Test Scripting
9 11 (10.09%) Test Strategy
10 10 (9.17%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (7.34%) Integration Testing
11 8 (7.34%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (6.42%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.17%) SQL
2 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.42%) PHP
4 5 (4.59%) C#
5 4 (3.67%) Java
5 4 (3.67%) VBScript
6 2 (1.83%) C
6 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.83%) Perl
7 1 (0.92%) BeanShell
7 1 (0.92%) COBOL
7 1 (0.92%) Go
7 1 (0.92%) JCL
7 1 (0.92%) Python
7 1 (0.92%) REXX
7 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.92%) VB
7 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (13.76%) ISTQB
2 13 (11.93%) ISEB
3 8 (7.34%) Degree
3 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.67%) CCNP
6 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.67%) MCSA
6 4 (3.67%) MCSE
7 3 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.75%) PMP
8 2 (1.83%) CCNA
8 2 (1.83%) Dell Certification
8 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.92%) ACCA
9 1 (0.92%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.59%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.67%) QA
3 4 (3.67%) SLA
4 3 (2.75%) P3O
4 3 (2.75%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (38.53%) Active Directory
2 29 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.09%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (8.26%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.67%) XenApp
6 3 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.75%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.92%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) HP ALM
1 13 (11.93%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (6.42%) Nagios
3 5 (4.59%) AirWatch
3 5 (4.59%) Foglight
3 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (4.59%) SmoothWall
4 4 (3.67%) Puppet
4 4 (3.67%) SCCM
5 3 (2.75%) DameWare
5 3 (2.75%) vMotion
6 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.83%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.83%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.92%) Ansible
7 1 (0.92%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.92%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.92%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (43.12%) VMware
2 35 (32.11%) Cisco
2 35 (32.11%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.68%) Red Hat
4 15 (13.76%) Aruba
4 15 (13.76%) Dell
5 13 (11.93%) Citrix
5 13 (11.93%) SolarWinds
6 10 (9.17%) Remedy
7 9 (8.26%) F5
7 9 (8.26%) NETGEAR
7 9 (8.26%) Ruckus Wireless
8 7 (6.42%) Nimble Storage
9 6 (5.50%) IBM
9 6 (5.50%) SonicWALL
10 5 (4.59%) Blue Coat
10 5 (4.59%) McAfee
10 5 (4.59%) NetIQ
10 5 (4.59%) Oracle
10 5 (4.59%) SAP