Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 May 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 64 97
Rank change year-on-year -18 +33 -60
Permanent jobs citing HP 69 111 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.74% 4.39% 3.10%
As % of the Vendors category 5.85% 8.07% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 88
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £31,175 £22,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £64,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -10.00% +5.26%

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,179 1,375 2,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 46.80% 54.33% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1,003 1,628
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,800 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,650
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Reading

HP
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP in Reading.

Salary trend for HP in Reading

HP
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP in Reading over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for HP in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for HP.

1 29 (42.03%) Cisco
2 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 23 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 20 (28.99%) ITIL
4 19 (27.54%) Unix
4 19 (27.54%) SQL
5 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 18 (26.09%) Test Scripting
6 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (21.74%) VMware
7 15 (21.74%) Presales
8 14 (20.29%) Firewall
8 14 (20.29%) XML
8 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
8 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
9 13 (18.84%) V-Model
9 13 (18.84%) HP ALM
10 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
10 12 (17.39%) Data Centre
10 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (17.39%) Wireless
10 12 (17.39%) Dell
11 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (15.94%) Test Management
11 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (14.49%) Office 365
12 10 (14.49%) SoapUI
12 10 (14.49%) CCNA
12 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
12 10 (14.49%) Defect Management

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) IBM Domino
3 3 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Office 365
2 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) Firewall
2 12 (17.39%) Wireless
3 9 (13.04%) MPLS
3 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.59%) Internet
4 8 (11.59%) LAN
5 7 (10.14%) WAN
6 6 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (8.70%) Ethernet
6 6 (8.70%) VPN
7 5 (7.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (7.25%) Network Security
7 5 (7.25%) VLAN
7 5 (7.25%) WLAN
8 4 (5.80%) BGP
8 4 (5.80%) NetScaler
8 4 (5.80%) VPLS
9 3 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (4.35%) SAN
9 3 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) SoapUI
2 4 (5.80%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Analyst
2 15 (21.74%) Test Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Network Engineer
4 9 (13.04%) Consultant
5 7 (10.14%) Field Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.70%) Test Leader
7 5 (7.25%) Product Manager
7 5 (7.25%) QA Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Software Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Network Field Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Exchange Support
9 3 (4.35%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) XML
2 5 (7.25%) LDAP
3 2 (2.90%) HTML
3 2 (2.90%) JSON
3 2 (2.90%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.70%) W3C
4 5 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.35%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.90%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 19 (27.54%) Unix
3 12 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.14%) Windows XP
5 6 (8.70%) Windows 10
5 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.35%) Linux
7 2 (2.90%) AIX
7 2 (2.90%) HPUX
7 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.90%) Solaris
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) ITIL
2 18 (26.09%) Test Scripting
3 15 (21.74%) Presales
4 13 (18.84%) V-Model
5 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.94%) Test Management
7 10 (14.49%) Defect Management
8 9 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (8.70%) Agile Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Project Management
9 6 (8.70%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.25%) Functional Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Regression Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.80%) DevOps
11 4 (5.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) C#
2 7 (10.14%) C++
2 7 (10.14%) Java
3 2 (2.90%) Perl
3 2 (2.90%) Python
3 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
3 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
4 10 (14.49%) CCNA
5 9 (13.04%) CCIE
6 8 (11.59%) CCNP
7 4 (5.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (4.35%) CCSA
8 3 (4.35%) CCSE
8 3 (4.35%) NCIE
9 2 (2.90%) HND
9 2 (2.90%) HP ASE
9 2 (2.90%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.90%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.90%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.90%) MCP
9 2 (2.90%) MCSE
9 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.90%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) PCI DSS
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) HP ALM
2 8 (11.59%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (5.80%) SCCM
4 2 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.45%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.45%) Puppet
5 1 (1.45%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Cisco
2 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 15 (21.74%) VMware
4 12 (17.39%) Dell
5 8 (11.59%) Juniper
6 7 (10.14%) NetApp
7 6 (8.70%) EMC
7 6 (8.70%) Meraki
8 5 (7.25%) Apple
8 5 (7.25%) Brocade
9 4 (5.80%) Aruba
9 4 (5.80%) Avaya
9 4 (5.80%) Citrix
9 4 (5.80%) F5
9 4 (5.80%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.35%) Arista
10 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.35%) IBM
10 3 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (2.90%) Palo Alto