Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 211 185
Rank change year-on-year -5 -26 -26
Permanent jobs citing HP 128 172 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.23% 1.34% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 2.87% 2.92% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 110 133 153
North West median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,125 £21,000 £24,328
90th Percentile £72,312 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% - +5.88%

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 4,466 5,882 5,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.00% 45.98% 44.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,592 4,655 4,408
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,513 £25,000 £23,425
90th Percentile £73,625 £67,500 £60,000
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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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 +13 65 £49,741 +37.22% 8
Cheshire +50 47 £44,000 -7.37% 6
Lancashire -2 9 £28,500 -18.57% 4
Merseyside -4 6 £51,250 -6.82% 4
HP
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 53 (41.41%) VMware
2 41 (32.03%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (30.47%) Windows
4 35 (27.34%) Microsoft
5 33 (25.78%) Active Directory
6 32 (25.00%) Cisco
6 32 (25.00%) HP ALM
6 32 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 30 (23.44%) Windows Server
8 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (22.66%) Test Management
9 27 (21.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (20.31%) ISTQB
11 25 (19.53%) ISEB
11 25 (19.53%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (17.97%) Remedy
14 21 (16.41%) Linux
14 21 (16.41%) Incident Management
15 20 (15.63%) Dell
15 20 (15.63%) SAN
16 19 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (14.84%) Hyper-V
16 19 (14.84%) Mentoring
17 17 (13.28%) Coaching
17 17 (13.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 17 (13.28%) System Testing
17 17 (13.28%) Red Hat
17 17 (13.28%) Service Management
18 16 (12.50%) Telecoms

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 8 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.13%) IIS
3 4 (3.13%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.78%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (5.47%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Carpe Diem
1 1 (0.78%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.78%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.72%) Office 365
2 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.63%) SAN
2 15 (11.72%) Firewall
2 15 (11.72%) LAN
3 11 (8.59%) Network Security
3 11 (8.59%) WAN
4 9 (7.03%) Wireless
5 8 (6.25%) DNS
5 8 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.47%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (3.91%) DHCP
8 4 (3.13%) Ethernet
8 4 (3.13%) Skype
8 4 (3.13%) VoIP
8 4 (3.13%) WLAN
9 3 (2.34%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (2.34%) Internet
9 3 (2.34%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.34%) MPLS
9 3 (2.34%) NAS
9 3 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.56%) MySQL
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Selenium
1 6 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.91%) JIRA
3 4 (3.13%) LoadRunner
3 4 (3.13%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.34%) GitLab
5 2 (1.56%) Appium
5 2 (1.56%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.56%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.56%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.78%) Introscope
6 1 (0.78%) JMeter
6 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.25%) Finance
3 5 (3.91%) Retail
4 4 (3.13%) Legal
4 4 (3.13%) Local Government
5 3 (2.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 32 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 29 (22.66%) Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) Infrastructure Support
4 16 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 16 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 16 (12.50%) Server Support
4 16 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
5 15 (11.72%) Test Analyst
6 14 (10.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (10.94%) Test Manager
7 13 (10.16%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 13 (10.16%) Senior Server Engineer
7 13 (10.16%) Senior Server Support Engineer
8 12 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (7.81%) Administrator
10 8 (6.25%) Customer Engineer
10 8 (6.25%) Customer Support Engineer
10 8 (6.25%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.69%) Middleware
2 5 (3.91%) 802.1X
3 4 (3.13%) Behat
4 3 (2.34%) Flash
5 1 (0.78%) .NET
5 1 (0.78%) J2EE
5 1 (0.78%) SOAP
5 1 (0.78%) Web Services
5 1 (0.78%) XML
5 1 (0.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.03%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.72%) Smart Meter
3 14 (10.94%) Data Centre
4 12 (9.38%) Driving Licence
5 8 (6.25%) Replication
6 5 (3.91%) Clustering
7 4 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.34%) FlexPod
8 3 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.56%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.78%) CCTV
10 1 (0.78%) CMDB
10 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.78%) iPhone
10 1 (0.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.47%) Windows
2 30 (23.44%) Windows Server
3 24 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (16.41%) Linux
5 19 (14.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (13.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (7.03%) Windows 10
9 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.34%) Android
10 3 (2.34%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.56%) Debian
12 1 (0.78%) Unix
12 1 (0.78%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.66%) Test Management
3 25 (19.53%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (16.41%) Incident Management
5 19 (14.84%) Mentoring
6 17 (13.28%) Coaching
6 17 (13.28%) Service Management
6 17 (13.28%) System Testing
7 16 (12.50%) Analytics
7 16 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (10.94%) Change Management
9 13 (10.16%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 13 (10.16%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 13 (10.16%) Server Management
10 10 (7.81%) Test Scripting
11 9 (7.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (7.03%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (7.03%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.59%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.25%) C#
2 8 (6.25%) SQL
3 6 (4.69%) VBScript
4 4 (3.13%) PHP
5 3 (2.34%) C
5 3 (2.34%) Java
6 2 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) COBOL
7 1 (0.78%) Groovy
7 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.78%) JCL
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) Python
7 1 (0.78%) REXX
7 1 (0.78%) Ruby
7 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (20.31%) ISTQB
2 25 (19.53%) ISEB
3 12 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.25%) Degree
4 8 (6.25%) Dell Certification
4 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.47%) PMP
6 6 (4.69%) MCSE
7 4 (3.13%) CCNA
7 4 (3.13%) CCNP
7 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.13%) MCITP
8 3 (2.34%) CCENT
8 3 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.56%) ACCA
9 2 (1.56%) MCSA
9 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.78%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.47%) P3O
1 7 (5.47%) PMO
2 5 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.91%) QA
3 4 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.34%) SLA
5 2 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (25.78%) Active Directory
2 27 (21.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (14.84%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.47%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.91%) vSphere
6 4 (3.13%) VMware NSX
7 3 (2.34%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (25.00%) HP ALM
2 9 (7.03%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (3.91%) Nagios
4 3 (2.34%) DameWare
4 3 (2.34%) Puppet
4 3 (2.34%) SCCM
4 3 (2.34%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 3 (2.34%) vMotion
5 2 (1.56%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.56%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.78%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.78%) Foglight
6 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.78%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (41.41%) VMware
2 35 (27.34%) Microsoft
3 32 (25.00%) Cisco
4 23 (17.97%) Remedy
5 20 (15.63%) Dell
6 17 (13.28%) Red Hat
7 14 (10.94%) NetApp
8 11 (8.59%) Veeam
9 8 (6.25%) NETGEAR
9 8 (6.25%) SAP
10 7 (5.47%) SolarWinds
10 7 (5.47%) WatchGuard
11 5 (3.91%) Aruba
11 5 (3.91%) EMC
11 5 (3.91%) Juniper
12 4 (3.13%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.13%) Fujitsu
12 4 (3.13%) IBM
12 4 (3.13%) Mitel
12 4 (3.13%) SonicWALL