Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 171 141
Rank change year-on-year -64 -30 -18
Permanent jobs citing HP 139 203 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.09% 1.67% 2.12%
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% 3.81% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 156 187
North West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £23,432 £26,125 £21,200
90th Percentile £56,375 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 5921 5327 5778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.46% 43.72% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4575 4253 4565
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -31 77 £36,250 -19.44% 6
Merseyside +1 29 £40,500 -22.86% 1
Cheshire -53 27 £32,000 -28.89% 1
Lancashire -7 5 £22,000 -37.14% 2
Cumbria -2 1 - -
HP
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 77 (55.40%) Windows
2 55 (39.57%) Windows Server
3 46 (33.09%) VMware
4 45 (32.37%) Microsoft
5 44 (31.65%) Cisco
6 42 (30.22%) Active Directory
7 37 (26.62%) PowerShell
8 33 (23.74%) Citrix
8 33 (23.74%) ITIL
9 31 (22.30%) Finance
9 31 (22.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (20.86%) Linux
11 27 (19.42%) DNS
12 26 (18.71%) SAN
12 26 (18.71%) Office 365
13 24 (17.27%) DHCP
14 23 (16.55%) Unix
15 21 (15.11%) SQL Server
16 20 (14.39%) WAN
16 20 (14.39%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (14.39%) Hyper-V
17 19 (13.67%) Windows 7
17 19 (13.67%) LAN
18 18 (12.95%) Dell
18 18 (12.95%) Banking
19 17 (12.23%) Cisco Certification
19 17 (12.23%) HPUX
19 17 (12.23%) Test Automation
20 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2012
20 16 (11.51%) MS Exchange

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 16 (11.51%) MS Exchange
2 15 (10.79%) Skype for Business
3 11 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.47%) IBM Notes
5 7 (5.04%) IIS
6 6 (4.32%) Confluence
6 6 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.16%) Tuxedo
9 2 (1.44%) Apache
9 2 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.72%) JBoss
10 1 (0.72%) nginx
10 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.71%) Office 365
2 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.88%) PaaS
5 3 (2.16%) SaaS
6 2 (1.44%) IaaS
7 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.42%) DNS
2 26 (18.71%) SAN
3 24 (17.27%) DHCP
4 20 (14.39%) WAN
5 19 (13.67%) LAN
6 14 (10.07%) Wireless
7 13 (9.35%) Firewall
8 12 (8.63%) Skype
9 9 (6.47%) TCP/IP
10 8 (5.76%) VPN
11 7 (5.04%) MPLS
12 6 (4.32%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (3.60%) WLAN
14 4 (2.88%) Network Security
14 4 (2.88%) VLAN
15 3 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (2.16%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (2.16%) iSCSI
15 3 (2.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.47%) MySQL
3 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.72%) Big Data
6 1 (0.72%) DB2
6 1 (0.72%) Informix
6 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.72%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (10.79%) JIRA
2 13 (9.35%) Selenium
3 9 (6.47%) HP UFT
4 8 (5.76%) LoadRunner
5 5 (3.60%) JMeter
6 4 (2.88%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.16%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.44%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.44%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.44%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.72%) Maven
9 1 (0.72%) MSI
9 1 (0.72%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.72%) Toad
General
1 31 (22.30%) Finance
2 18 (12.95%) Banking
3 7 (5.04%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.88%) Legal
4 4 (2.88%) Retail
5 3 (2.16%) Law
6 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.72%) Advertising
7 1 (0.72%) Local Government
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (17.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (15.11%) Analyst
3 17 (12.23%) Network Engineer
4 10 (7.19%) Administrator
4 10 (7.19%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (6.47%) Tester
6 7 (5.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (5.04%) HPUX Engineer
6 7 (5.04%) IT Support
6 7 (5.04%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (4.32%) IT Manager
7 6 (4.32%) Test Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Consultant
8 5 (3.60%) HPUX Administrator
8 5 (3.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.32%) HTML
2 5 (3.60%) XML
3 4 (2.88%) HTML5
3 4 (2.88%) Middleware
3 4 (2.88%) Web Services
3 4 (2.88%) XSD
4 3 (2.16%) .NET
4 3 (2.16%) JSP
4 3 (2.16%) SOAP
4 3 (2.16%) WSDL
5 2 (1.44%) CSS
5 2 (1.44%) DCOM
6 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.72%) EJB
6 1 (0.72%) jQuery
6 1 (0.72%) JSON
6 1 (0.72%) JSON Schema
6 1 (0.72%) Node.js
6 1 (0.72%) REST
6 1 (0.72%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (6.47%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.04%) iPad
3 6 (4.32%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.60%) Replication
5 4 (2.88%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.88%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.16%) Tandem
6 3 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.16%) Wiki
7 2 (1.44%) BYOD
7 2 (1.44%) Clustering
7 2 (1.44%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.44%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.44%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.44%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.72%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.72%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.72%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.72%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 77 (55.40%) Windows
2 55 (39.57%) Windows Server
3 29 (20.86%) Linux
4 23 (16.55%) Unix
5 20 (14.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (13.67%) Windows 7
7 17 (12.23%) HPUX
8 16 (11.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (8.63%) Windows 10
11 8 (5.76%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.16%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.16%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.44%) AIX
13 2 (1.44%) Solaris
14 1 (0.72%) Android
14 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.72%) SUSE
14 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.74%) ITIL
2 17 (12.23%) Test Automation
3 12 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.47%) Server Hardening
4 9 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (5.76%) Service Management
6 7 (5.04%) Change Management
6 7 (5.04%) Test Scripting
7 6 (4.32%) Network Management
7 6 (4.32%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.32%) Project Management
7 6 (4.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.32%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.60%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (3.60%) Line Management
8 5 (3.60%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (3.60%) Patch Management
8 5 (3.60%) Test Planning
8 5 (3.60%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.62%) PowerShell
2 15 (10.79%) Java
3 12 (8.63%) SQL
4 11 (7.91%) Shell Script
5 10 (7.19%) VBScript
6 8 (5.76%) C
6 8 (5.76%) C++
6 8 (5.76%) Python
7 7 (5.04%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.04%) VB
8 6 (4.32%) C#
9 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.16%) Ruby
10 2 (1.44%) PHP
11 1 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.19%) CCNA
4 10 (7.19%) Degree
5 9 (6.47%) CCNP
5 9 (6.47%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.76%) ISEB
6 8 (5.76%) ISTQB
7 7 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.60%) MCSA
8 5 (3.60%) MCSE
9 4 (2.88%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.72%) CISM
11 1 (0.72%) CISSP
11 1 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.72%) MCITP
11 1 (0.72%) MCP
11 1 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.16%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (30.22%) Active Directory
2 31 (22.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.39%) Hyper-V
4 15 (10.79%) vSphere
5 11 (7.91%) XenApp
6 4 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.72%) Docker
9 1 (0.72%) KVM
9 1 (0.72%) vCloud
9 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (10.07%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (5.76%) WSUS
3 5 (3.60%) SCCM
3 5 (3.60%) SCOM
4 3 (2.16%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.16%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (2.16%) Nagios
4 3 (2.16%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.16%) SCOrch
4 3 (2.16%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.44%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.44%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.44%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.72%) Puppet
6 1 (0.72%) SafeCom
6 1 (0.72%) SCSM
6 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (33.09%) VMware
2 45 (32.37%) Microsoft
3 44 (31.65%) Cisco
4 33 (23.74%) Citrix
5 18 (12.95%) Dell
6 15 (10.79%) Oracle
7 12 (8.63%) Red Hat
8 10 (7.19%) 3PAR
9 9 (6.47%) Lotus
10 8 (5.76%) 3Com
10 8 (5.76%) Apple
11 5 (3.60%) IBM
11 5 (3.60%) Meraki
11 5 (3.60%) NetApp
11 5 (3.60%) Nimble Storage
11 5 (3.60%) Symantec
12 4 (2.88%) Xerox
13 3 (2.16%) Atlassian
13 3 (2.16%) Samsung
13 3 (2.16%) WatchGuard