Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 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
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 204 205
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 -32
Permanent jobs citing HP 105 129 183
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.30% 1.28% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 3.03% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 100 108 160
Median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,600 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £68,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -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 3,356 4,255 5,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.47% 42.31% 45.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,470 3,314 4,739
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,825 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £68,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing HP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HP in the North West.

Salary trend for HP in the North West

HP
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing HP in the North West over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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 31 March 2020. 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 +15 35 £44,500 -10.54% 16
Cheshire -6 29 £37,500 -14.77% 6
Merseyside +18 19 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Lancashire +14 12 £37,500 +31.58% 9
Cumbria - 10 £32,500 - 3
HP
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 58 (55.24%) Windows
2 55 (52.38%) Cisco
2 55 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 53 (50.48%) VMware
4 47 (44.76%) Active Directory
5 34 (32.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 28 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 26 (24.76%) SQL
10 24 (22.86%) Citrix
10 24 (22.86%) Office 365
11 21 (20.00%) Dell
11 21 (20.00%) LAN
11 21 (20.00%) Azure
11 21 (20.00%) Windows 10
12 20 (19.05%) WAN
13 19 (18.10%) Change Management
13 19 (18.10%) PowerShell
13 19 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (17.14%) AWS
14 18 (17.14%) Hyper-V
14 18 (17.14%) SLA
15 17 (16.19%) Linux
15 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
16 16 (15.24%) VoIP
17 15 (14.29%) VLAN
17 15 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

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 14 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.90%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.86%) Office 365
2 21 (20.00%) Azure
3 18 (17.14%) AWS
4 15 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 10 (9.52%) Amazon ECS
5 10 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (9.52%) IaaS
5 10 (9.52%) Serverless
6 7 (6.67%) GitHub
7 5 (4.76%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.95%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.00%) LAN
2 20 (19.05%) WAN
3 16 (15.24%) VoIP
4 15 (14.29%) VLAN
5 14 (13.33%) Firewall
5 14 (13.33%) VPN
6 13 (12.38%) DHCP
6 13 (12.38%) DNS
7 12 (11.43%) Wireless
8 11 (10.48%) SAN
9 7 (6.67%) Network Security
9 7 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (4.76%) Unified Communications
11 4 (3.81%) Internet
12 3 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.90%) NAS
13 2 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.90%) Skype
13 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) JIRA
2 3 (2.86%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.90%) Subversion
4 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.95%) Postman
4 1 (0.95%) REST Assured
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.95%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (12.38%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Public Sector
3 7 (6.67%) Retail
4 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (21.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 23 (21.90%) Support Engineer
2 16 (15.24%) Server Engineer
3 15 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 12 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (10.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (10.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Network Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Linux Support
6 9 (8.57%) Security Support Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Cisco Support
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Linux Support
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (1.90%) J2EE
2 2 (1.90%) Middleware
2 2 (1.90%) POSIX
2 2 (1.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.52%) Enterprise Cloud
3 10 (9.52%) Private Cloud
4 8 (7.62%) Replication
5 7 (6.67%) Driving Licence
6 5 (4.76%) Life Science
6 5 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.86%) Smart Meter
7 3 (2.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.90%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.90%) HACMP
8 2 (1.90%) Smart Energy
8 2 (1.90%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.95%) Clustering
9 1 (0.95%) Handset
9 1 (0.95%) iPad
9 1 (0.95%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (55.24%) Windows
2 30 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 17 (16.19%) Linux
5 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (8.57%) HPUX
9 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (4.76%) Windows 7
10 5 (4.76%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (1.90%) AIX
12 2 (1.90%) CentOS
12 2 (1.90%) SUSE
12 2 (1.90%) Unix
12 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (18.10%) Change Management
2 19 (18.10%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (16.19%) Configuration Management
4 15 (14.29%) Change Control
4 15 (14.29%) Server Management
5 13 (12.38%) Incident Management
6 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 11 (10.48%) Proactive Monitoring
7 11 (10.48%) Service Management
8 10 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Automation
8 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
8 10 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 9 (8.57%) Analytics
9 9 (8.57%) Coaching
9 9 (8.57%) DevOps
9 9 (8.57%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.76%) SQL
2 19 (18.10%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.62%) Python
4 7 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.86%) Java
6 2 (1.90%) AWK
6 2 (1.90%) Korn
6 2 (1.90%) Perl
6 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.90%) sed
7 1 (0.95%) C
7 1 (0.95%) C#
7 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (13.33%) CCNA
3 14 (13.33%) CCNP
4 13 (12.38%) MCSE
5 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (5.71%) ISEB
7 6 (5.71%) ISTQB
8 4 (3.81%) MCITP
8 4 (3.81%) MCSA
9 3 (2.86%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.90%) Degree
10 2 (1.90%) NCDA
10 2 (1.90%) NCIE
10 2 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.95%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.14%) SLA
2 12 (11.43%) GDPR
3 7 (6.67%) PCI DSS
4 5 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 47 (44.76%) Active Directory
2 34 (32.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.33%) XenApp
5 10 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.86%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.90%) GPFS
7 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.95%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.95%) Firmware
8 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) SCCM
2 12 (11.43%) Nagios
2 12 (11.43%) SCOM
3 10 (9.52%) SCOrch
3 10 (9.52%) SCVMM
4 9 (8.57%) Terraform
5 8 (7.62%) HP ALM
6 6 (5.71%) FortiGate
7 5 (4.76%) OpenView
7 5 (4.76%) Puppet
8 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.90%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.90%) DameWare
8 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.90%) OVSD
8 2 (1.90%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (1.90%) vRealize
9 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (52.38%) Cisco
1 55 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 53 (50.48%) VMware
3 24 (22.86%) Citrix
4 21 (20.00%) Dell
5 12 (11.43%) McAfee
6 11 (10.48%) IBM
7 10 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 9 (8.57%) Meraki
8 9 (8.57%) Oracle
9 8 (7.62%) Veeam
10 7 (6.67%) arcserve
10 7 (6.67%) Juniper
10 7 (6.67%) Mitel
10 7 (6.67%) ProCurve
10 7 (6.67%) Sophos
11 6 (5.71%) Intel
12 5 (4.76%) EMC
12 5 (4.76%) Remedy
13 4 (3.81%) NetApp