Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 48 74
Rank change year-on-year -27 +26 -32
Permanent jobs citing HP 79 167 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.24% 5.01% 3.63%
As % of the Vendors category 6.53% 9.69% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 59 82 127
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +18.92% +2.78%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £86,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +5.00% +11.11%

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 1210 1723 2408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 49.69% 51.68% 52.66%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1229 1910
Reading median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,700
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

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 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for HP in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for HP.

1 38 (48.10%) Cisco
2 31 (39.24%) Windows
3 30 (37.97%) Juniper
4 28 (35.44%) Firewall
5 23 (29.11%) Test Scripting
6 22 (27.85%) HP Quality Center
6 22 (27.85%) ISTQB
6 22 (27.85%) SQL
6 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
7 21 (26.58%) Java
7 21 (26.58%) Computer Science
7 21 (26.58%) Test Automation
8 20 (25.32%) Test Management
8 20 (25.32%) Functional Testing
9 18 (22.78%) ITIL
10 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
10 17 (21.52%) HP UFT
10 17 (21.52%) LoadRunner
10 17 (21.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (20.25%) QA
12 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (18.99%) C#
13 14 (17.72%) Linux
13 14 (17.72%) Project Management
13 14 (17.72%) Regression Testing
13 14 (17.72%) Wireless
13 14 (17.72%) Dell
13 14 (17.72%) Degree
13 14 (17.72%) Scenario Testing
14 13 (16.46%) Test Strategy

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 4 (5.06%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.53%) SAS
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.39%) SAP ERP
1 9 (11.39%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.27%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.44%) Firewall
2 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
3 14 (17.72%) Wireless
4 13 (16.46%) Internet
4 13 (16.46%) MPLS
5 10 (12.66%) BGP
6 9 (11.39%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (10.13%) OSPF
7 8 (10.13%) VLAN
8 7 (8.86%) EIGRP
9 6 (7.59%) DWDM
10 5 (6.33%) DNS
10 5 (6.33%) VPN
11 4 (5.06%) LAN
11 4 (5.06%) SMS
12 3 (3.80%) SAN
12 3 (3.80%) tcpdump
12 3 (3.80%) VPLS
12 3 (3.80%) WAN
12 3 (3.80%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQLPlus
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.53%) DB2
4 2 (2.53%) MySQL
5 1 (1.27%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) HP UFT
1 17 (21.52%) LoadRunner
2 13 (16.46%) Selenium
3 12 (15.19%) SoapUI
3 12 (15.19%) WebDriver
4 9 (11.39%) eggPlant
4 9 (11.39%) JUnit
4 9 (11.39%) LoadUI
4 9 (11.39%) TestNG
4 9 (11.39%) Toad
5 3 (3.80%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.80%) Gatling
5 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.80%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.80%) JMeter
5 3 (3.80%) Maven
5 3 (3.80%) TestLink
5 3 (3.80%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (11.39%) Advertising
1 9 (11.39%) Publishing
2 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.80%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.78%) Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Test Analyst
4 14 (17.72%) Support Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Field Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Network Field Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) SAP Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) SAP Test Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.59%) Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Lead Network Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) QA Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Tester
8 4 (5.06%) Software Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) SOAP
1 12 (15.19%) Web Services
2 4 (5.06%) XML
3 1 (1.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.46%) Data Centre
3 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.80%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.80%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.53%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (39.24%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Linux
3 11 (13.92%) Unix
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.80%) Solaris
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.27%) Android
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) Test Scripting
2 21 (26.58%) Test Automation
3 20 (25.32%) Functional Testing
3 20 (25.32%) Test Management
4 18 (22.78%) ITIL
5 17 (21.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (17.72%) Project Management
7 14 (17.72%) Regression Testing
7 14 (17.72%) Scenario Testing
8 13 (16.46%) Mentoring
8 13 (16.46%) Scrum
8 13 (16.46%) Test Strategy
9 12 (15.19%) BDD
9 12 (15.19%) Performance Testing
9 12 (15.19%) TDD
10 10 (12.66%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (12.66%) SDLC
11 9 (11.39%) Case Management
11 9 (11.39%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) SQL
2 21 (26.58%) Java
3 15 (18.99%) C#
4 5 (6.33%) C
4 5 (6.33%) C++
5 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.06%) VB
6 2 (2.53%) Perl
6 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) ISTQB
2 14 (17.72%) Degree
3 12 (15.19%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (15.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (15.19%) Security Cleared
4 9 (11.39%) CCNA
4 9 (11.39%) CCNP
4 9 (11.39%) HND
5 7 (8.86%) CCIE
5 7 (8.86%) JNCIA
5 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
6 6 (7.59%) DV Cleared
6 6 (7.59%) JNCIP
6 6 (7.59%) JNCIS
7 5 (6.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (5.06%) MCP
9 3 (3.80%) ISEB
9 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) QA
2 5 (6.33%) SLA
3 2 (2.53%) SAS 70
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.80%) Docker
4 3 (3.80%) vSphere
5 2 (2.53%) Firmware
5 2 (2.53%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.27%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (27.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.53%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.27%) cPanel
4 1 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.27%) Plesk
4 1 (1.27%) SCCM
4 1 (1.27%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Cisco
2 30 (37.97%) Juniper
3 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
4 14 (17.72%) Dell
5 11 (13.92%) Brocade
5 11 (13.92%) Palo Alto
6 10 (12.66%) VMware
7 9 (11.39%) SAP
8 8 (10.13%) Arista
9 7 (8.86%) Extreme Networks
10 6 (7.59%) Fortinet
11 5 (6.33%) NetApp
12 4 (5.06%) Aruba
12 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
13 3 (3.80%) Citrix
13 3 (3.80%) F5
13 3 (3.80%) Meraki
13 3 (3.80%) Sun
14 2 (2.53%) Meru Networks
14 2 (2.53%) Synology