Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 186 141
Rank change year-on-year -38 -45 -30
Permanent jobs citing HP 148 197 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.17% 1.61% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.45% 3.65% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 112 145 204
North West median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,182 £25,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -3.33%

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 6,030 5,390 5,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 47.57% 44.03% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4,733 4,341 4,124
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,050 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,749 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.89% -

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -34 67 £35,000 -12.50% 22
Cheshire -31 41 £48,750 +8.33% 6
Merseyside +25 27 £55,000 +3.77% 9
Lancashire +5 13 £35,000 - 7
HP
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 90 (60.81%) Windows
2 59 (39.86%) Windows Server
3 49 (33.11%) Microsoft
4 43 (29.05%) Finance
5 41 (27.70%) Cisco
6 36 (24.32%) Unix
6 36 (24.32%) VMware
7 35 (23.65%) Linux
7 35 (23.65%) Active Directory
8 30 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (19.59%) ITIL
9 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
10 28 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (18.92%) PowerShell
11 27 (18.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (18.24%) SQL
12 26 (17.57%) Oracle
13 25 (16.89%) SAN
13 25 (16.89%) Banking
14 23 (15.54%) Citrix
15 22 (14.86%) HPUX
16 21 (14.19%) MS Exchange
16 21 (14.19%) Java
17 20 (13.51%) DNS
17 20 (13.51%) WAN
17 20 (13.51%) Firewall
18 19 (12.84%) JIRA
19 18 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (12.16%) LAN
20 17 (11.49%) DHCP

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 21 (14.19%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.05%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.70%) Confluence
6 4 (2.70%) IIS
7 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.03%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.35%) Apache
8 2 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.35%) JBoss
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.35%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.68%) SAS
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.14%) Office 365
2 4 (2.70%) PaaS
3 3 (2.03%) IaaS
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.89%) SAN
2 20 (13.51%) DNS
2 20 (13.51%) Firewall
2 20 (13.51%) WAN
3 18 (12.16%) LAN
4 17 (11.49%) DHCP
5 10 (6.76%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.08%) VLAN
7 6 (4.05%) MPLS
7 6 (4.05%) Wireless
8 5 (3.38%) ADSL
9 3 (2.03%) 3G
9 3 (2.03%) 802.11
9 3 (2.03%) DSL
9 3 (2.03%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.03%) GPRS
9 3 (2.03%) SDH
9 3 (2.03%) VoIP
9 3 (2.03%) VPN
9 3 (2.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.78%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.41%) MySQL
4 6 (4.05%) DTS
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.38%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.70%) MariaDB
6 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.03%) DB2
7 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.68%) Big Data
9 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (12.84%) JIRA
2 11 (7.43%) LoadRunner
3 9 (6.08%) Bugzilla
4 7 (4.73%) Selenium
5 6 (4.05%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.70%) JMeter
7 3 (2.03%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.03%) Toad
7 3 (2.03%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.35%) Introscope
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.35%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.68%) gulp
9 1 (0.68%) Moq
9 1 (0.68%) MSI
9 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.68%) Robot Framework
General
1 43 (29.05%) Finance
2 25 (16.89%) Banking
3 12 (8.11%) Investment Banking
4 11 (7.43%) Law
4 11 (7.43%) Retail
5 7 (4.73%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.38%) Automotive
7 3 (2.03%) Games
7 3 (2.03%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.35%) Advertising
8 2 (1.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.68%) Legal
9 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (12.84%) Analyst
2 15 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 15 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (8.78%) Tester
4 12 (8.11%) Administrator
5 10 (6.76%) Support Engineer
5 10 (6.76%) Test Analyst
6 8 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (5.41%) HPUX Engineer
6 8 (5.41%) Technical Support
7 7 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.05%) 2nd Line Technical Support
8 6 (4.05%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (4.05%) HPUX Administrator
8 6 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (4.05%) Performance Tester
8 6 (4.05%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (4.05%) Technical Support Engineer
9 5 (3.38%) Applications Engineer
9 5 (3.38%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.41%) HTML
2 6 (4.05%) .NET
2 6 (4.05%) JSON
2 6 (4.05%) JSP
2 6 (4.05%) XML
3 5 (3.38%) J2EE
4 4 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.70%) DCOM
5 3 (2.03%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.03%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.03%) CSS
5 3 (2.03%) HTML5
5 3 (2.03%) jQuery
5 3 (2.03%) Middleware
5 3 (2.03%) Node.js
5 3 (2.03%) SOAP
5 3 (2.03%) Web Services
5 3 (2.03%) XSD
6 2 (1.35%) JSON Schema
6 2 (1.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.76%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.73%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.05%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.70%) Replication
5 4 (2.70%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.03%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.35%) BYOD
7 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.35%) iPad
7 2 (1.35%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.35%) VSAM
7 2 (1.35%) Wiki
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Life Science
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 90 (60.81%) Windows
2 59 (39.86%) Windows Server
3 36 (24.32%) Unix
4 35 (23.65%) Linux
5 28 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (18.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (14.86%) HPUX
8 13 (8.78%) Windows 7
9 6 (4.05%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.38%) AIX
11 4 (2.70%) CentOS
12 3 (2.03%) Solaris
12 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.35%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.68%) Android
14 1 (0.68%) SUSE
14 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.59%) ITIL
2 18 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (10.81%) Test Automation
4 12 (8.11%) Service Management
5 11 (7.43%) Server Hardening
6 10 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.08%) Defect Tracking
7 9 (6.08%) Risk Management
7 9 (6.08%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (5.41%) Project Management
8 8 (5.41%) Wealth Management
9 7 (4.73%) Incident Management
9 7 (4.73%) Performance Testing
9 7 (4.73%) Presales
9 7 (4.73%) Software Testing
10 6 (4.05%) Test Scripting
11 5 (3.38%) Change Control
11 5 (3.38%) High Availability
11 5 (3.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 27 (18.24%) SQL
3 21 (14.19%) Java
4 13 (8.78%) Shell Script
5 12 (8.11%) Python
6 10 (6.76%) Perl
7 8 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.73%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.73%) C#
8 7 (4.73%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.70%) VBScript
10 3 (2.03%) C
10 3 (2.03%) C++
10 3 (2.03%) PHP
10 3 (2.03%) VB
11 2 (1.35%) REXX
11 2 (1.35%) Ruby
12 1 (0.68%) BeanShell
12 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
1 10 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.05%) Degree
4 5 (3.38%) CCNA
4 5 (3.38%) MCSE
5 3 (2.03%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.35%) CCNP
6 2 (1.35%) ISEB
6 2 (1.35%) MCITP
6 2 (1.35%) MCP
6 2 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.35%) PMP
6 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.68%) CISSP
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.68%) MCSA
7 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) GDPR
2 2 (1.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (23.65%) Active Directory
2 30 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.43%) Hyper-V
3 11 (7.43%) XenApp
4 4 (2.70%) vSphere
5 3 (2.03%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.35%) Corosync
6 2 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.68%) vCloud
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (8.78%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.73%) FortiGate
3 6 (4.05%) SCOM
4 4 (2.70%) Nagios
4 4 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.70%) Puppet
4 4 (2.70%) SCCM
4 4 (2.70%) WSUS
5 2 (1.35%) CA Wily
5 2 (1.35%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.35%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.35%) Pacemaker
5 2 (1.35%) Rundeck
5 2 (1.35%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (33.11%) Microsoft
2 41 (27.70%) Cisco
3 36 (24.32%) VMware
4 26 (17.57%) Oracle
5 23 (15.54%) Citrix
6 17 (11.49%) Red Hat
7 16 (10.81%) Dell
8 11 (7.43%) 3PAR
9 9 (6.08%) Juniper
9 9 (6.08%) SAP
10 8 (5.41%) IBM
10 8 (5.41%) Veeam
11 7 (4.73%) Intel
11 7 (4.73%) ProCurve
11 7 (4.73%) ServiceNow
11 7 (4.73%) Sophos
12 6 (4.05%) Motorola
13 5 (3.38%) Apple
13 5 (3.38%) CheckPoint
13 5 (3.38%) NetApp