Period
to 6 May 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 6 May 2021 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
UK
6 months to
6 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 402 257 239
Rank change year-on-year -145 -18 -1
Permanent jobs citing HP 616 1,290 2,173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 1.26% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.84% 3.09% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 537 969 1,685
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year - +2.27% +2.33%
75th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +3.75%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 33,456 41,802 61,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.99% 40.92% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24,812 32,392 46,969
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HP in the UK

HP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HP.

Salary trend for HP in the UK

HP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing HP over the 6 months to 6 May 2021.

Salary histogram for HP in the UK

HP
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the UK over the 6 months to 6 May 2021. 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
England -129 582 £45,000 - 129
UK excluding London -114 391 £40,000 - 104
London -95 196 £56,000 +12.00% 30
North of England +22 136 £45,000 +12.15% 33
Work from Home -106 116 £50,000 +8.11% 17
South East -96 106 £42,250 -6.11% 26
Midlands -61 73 £33,000 -17.50% 23
North West +13 71 £42,750 +6.21% 21
Yorkshire +8 54 £55,000 +41.03% 10
East Midlands -23 41 £32,500 +8.33% 8
West Midlands -51 32 £35,500 -21.11% 14
South West -58 32 £33,500 -1.47% 6
East of England -34 25 £45,000 +12.50% 11
North East +16 12 £40,000 -44.68% 2
Scotland -4 9 £27,500 -16.67% 4
Wales +26 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Northern Ireland +2 3 £44,500 +36.92%

For the 6 months to 6 May 2021, 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 with a requirement for HP.

1 354 (57.47%) Windows
2 297 (48.21%) Microsoft
3 293 (47.56%) Cisco
4 256 (41.56%) VMware
5 209 (33.93%) Firewall
6 204 (33.12%) Microsoft 365
7 201 (32.63%) Azure
8 198 (32.14%) Active Directory
9 188 (30.52%) Windows Server
10 164 (26.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 152 (24.68%) Linux
12 148 (24.03%) Social Skills
13 130 (21.10%) Dell
14 129 (20.94%) SAN
15 123 (19.97%) Data Centre
16 118 (19.16%) Hyper-V
17 112 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 111 (18.02%) DNS
19 108 (17.53%) VPN
20 107 (17.37%) ITIL
21 99 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
22 96 (15.58%) DHCP
23 95 (15.42%) PowerShell
24 94 (15.26%) LAN
25 91 (14.77%) SQL
26 90 (14.61%) SQL Server
26 90 (14.61%) Citrix
27 89 (14.45%) Finance
28 87 (14.12%) AWS
29 85 (13.80%) Veeam

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 61 (9.90%) SharePoint
2 47 (7.63%) MS Exchange
3 36 (5.84%) IIS
4 31 (5.03%) Apache
5 28 (4.55%) Confluence
6 24 (3.90%) nginx
7 23 (3.73%) Tomcat
8 13 (2.11%) ejabberd
9 12 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (1.46%) Skype for Business
11 8 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.65%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.49%) Alfresco
14 3 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.49%) CMS
14 3 (0.49%) JBoss
14 3 (0.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 68 (11.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 38 (6.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.97%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.49%) Endur
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 204 (33.12%) Microsoft 365
2 201 (32.63%) Azure
3 87 (14.12%) AWS
4 41 (6.66%) SaaS
5 26 (4.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 23 (3.73%) OneDrive
7 22 (3.57%) Mimecast
8 21 (3.41%) IaaS
9 12 (1.95%) Google Workspace
9 12 (1.95%) PaaS
10 11 (1.79%) Power Platform
11 9 (1.46%) Azure Storage
11 9 (1.46%) PowerApps
11 9 (1.46%) Slack
12 8 (1.30%) Azure Logic Apps
12 8 (1.30%) GCP
13 6 (0.97%) Cohesity
13 6 (0.97%) GitHub
14 5 (0.81%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 3 (0.49%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 209 (33.93%) Firewall
2 129 (20.94%) SAN
3 111 (18.02%) DNS
4 108 (17.53%) VPN
5 96 (15.58%) DHCP
6 94 (15.26%) LAN
7 73 (11.85%) Wi-Fi
8 70 (11.36%) WAN
9 69 (11.20%) TCP/IP
10 64 (10.39%) VLAN
11 53 (8.60%) VoIP
12 46 (7.47%) Wireless
13 45 (7.31%) Internet
14 43 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
15 40 (6.49%) MPLS
16 39 (6.33%) BGP
17 33 (5.36%) Network Security
18 31 (5.03%) SSL
19 25 (4.06%) Remote Desktop
19 25 (4.06%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.25%) Blockchain
3 18 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (1.79%) MySQL
4 11 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.62%) Power BI
5 10 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.65%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.65%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.65%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.32%) UniData
Development Applications
1 55 (8.93%) JIRA
2 29 (4.71%) JMeter
3 25 (4.06%) TestRail
4 24 (3.90%) Git (software)
5 22 (3.57%) LoadRunner
6 20 (3.25%) Jenkins
7 17 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (1.95%) Selenium
9 8 (1.30%) HP UFT
10 7 (1.14%) SoapUI
11 6 (0.97%) Zephyr
12 5 (0.81%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.81%) Postman
12 5 (0.81%) Ranorex
13 4 (0.65%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.49%) Protractor
14 3 (0.49%) Robot Framework
14 3 (0.49%) TestComplete
14 3 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 148 (24.03%) Social Skills
2 89 (14.45%) Finance
3 65 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (5.36%) Presentation Skills
4 33 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 26 (4.22%) Organisational Skills
6 22 (3.57%) Banking
7 20 (3.25%) Retail
8 14 (2.27%) Public Sector
9 13 (2.11%) Back Office
9 13 (2.11%) Games
9 13 (2.11%) Legal
10 12 (1.95%) Law
11 10 (1.62%) Advertising
12 8 (1.30%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.14%) Automotive
14 6 (0.97%) Local Government
15 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
17 2 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 97 (15.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 79 (12.82%) Network Engineer
3 66 (10.71%) Analyst
4 57 (9.25%) Support Engineer
5 51 (8.28%) IT Engineer
6 49 (7.95%) Consultant
7 39 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
8 37 (6.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 37 (6.01%) VMware Engineer
9 33 (5.36%) IT Support
10 32 (5.19%) Architect
11 30 (4.87%) Support Analyst
12 27 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support
13 26 (4.22%) Administrator
14 22 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
15 20 (3.25%) Developer
15 20 (3.25%) IT Analyst
16 18 (2.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 18 (2.92%) Storage Engineer
17 17 (2.76%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (8.12%) Web Services
2 43 (6.98%) HTML
3 32 (5.19%) XML
4 31 (5.03%) LDAP
5 26 (4.22%) CSS
5 26 (4.22%) SOAP
6 21 (3.41%) RESTful
7 18 (2.92%) Ajax
8 15 (2.44%) .NET
9 13 (2.11%) XMPP
10 10 (1.62%) JSON
10 10 (1.62%) REST
11 8 (1.30%) ADO
11 8 (1.30%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.30%) ASP.NET Core
11 8 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (1.14%) Elastic Stack
13 6 (0.97%) AngularJS
13 6 (0.97%) Kafka
14 5 (0.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 123 (19.97%) Data Centre
2 34 (5.52%) Clustering
2 34 (5.52%) Replication
3 27 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (3.25%) CMDB
4 20 (3.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 18 (2.92%) Client/Server
6 16 (2.60%) Driving Licence
7 14 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.11%) iPad
9 12 (1.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 10 (1.62%) FMCG
10 10 (1.62%) HP Storage
11 9 (1.46%) EMC VNXe
11 9 (1.46%) Fat Client
11 9 (1.46%) FlexPod
11 9 (1.46%) Thin Client
12 8 (1.30%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.30%) iPhone
12 8 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 354 (57.47%) Windows
2 188 (30.52%) Windows Server
3 152 (24.68%) Linux
4 76 (12.34%) Windows 10
5 67 (10.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (7.63%) Windows Server 2016
8 38 (6.17%) Windows 7
9 30 (4.87%) Windows Server 2019
10 27 (4.38%) Android
11 25 (4.06%) CentOS
12 21 (3.41%) Ubuntu
13 20 (3.25%) Debian
14 19 (3.08%) Mac OS
14 19 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 19 (3.08%) Unix
15 17 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (1.95%) Apple iOS
17 8 (1.30%) SUSE
18 5 (0.81%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 107 (17.37%) ITIL
3 70 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 69 (11.20%) Presales
5 66 (10.71%) Service Management
6 62 (10.06%) ITSM
7 56 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
8 50 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (7.95%) Migration
10 47 (7.63%) Test Automation
11 46 (7.47%) Software Testing
12 40 (6.49%) High Availability
12 40 (6.49%) Project Management
13 39 (6.33%) Project Delivery
14 37 (6.01%) Load Balancing
15 35 (5.68%) Test Management
16 34 (5.52%) Customer Requirements
16 34 (5.52%) DevOps
17 32 (5.19%) Problem Management
18 29 (4.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 95 (15.42%) PowerShell
2 91 (14.77%) SQL
3 51 (8.28%) JavaScript
4 46 (7.47%) Python
5 35 (5.68%) Java
6 31 (5.03%) Bash Shell
7 29 (4.71%) C
7 29 (4.71%) Perl
8 15 (2.44%) PHP
9 14 (2.27%) C#
10 9 (1.46%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.14%) VB
12 6 (0.97%) Ruby
13 5 (0.81%) VBScript
14 4 (0.65%) C++
15 3 (0.49%) AWK
15 3 (0.49%) Java 8
15 3 (0.49%) sed
16 2 (0.32%) Groovy
16 2 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 99 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (10.55%) CCNP
3 60 (9.74%) CCNA
4 59 (9.58%) Degree
5 43 (6.98%) Security Cleared
6 40 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (5.84%) SC Cleared
8 26 (4.22%) ISTQB
8 26 (4.22%) MCSE
8 26 (4.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 23 (3.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 18 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
12 13 (2.11%) ISEB
13 12 (1.95%) MCSA
14 9 (1.46%) DBS Check
14 9 (1.46%) MCITP
15 8 (1.30%) CCIE
16 7 (1.14%) HNC
16 7 (1.14%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.79%) SLA
2 38 (6.17%) QA
3 23 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.79%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.30%) GDPR
6 6 (0.97%) GRC
7 5 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 198 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 164 (26.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (19.16%) Hyper-V
4 75 (12.18%) vSphere
5 53 (8.60%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (4.87%) XenDesktop
7 24 (3.90%) Firmware
8 21 (3.41%) KVM
9 20 (3.25%) iptables
9 20 (3.25%) XenApp
10 19 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (2.92%) Postfix
11 18 (2.92%) QEMU
12 13 (2.11%) Kamailio
13 12 (1.95%) Docker
14 11 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 10 (1.62%) BitLocker
15 10 (1.62%) VMware NSX
16 9 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
17 6 (0.97%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 65 (10.55%) SCCM
2 40 (6.49%) Ansible
3 38 (6.17%) vCenter Server
4 36 (5.84%) Puppet
5 31 (5.03%) HP Quality Center
6 26 (4.22%) Microsoft Intune
6 26 (4.22%) NetBackup
7 23 (3.73%) HP ALM
8 21 (3.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 21 (3.41%) ZABBIX
9 18 (2.92%) Galera Cluster
9 18 (2.92%) HAProxy
9 18 (2.92%) HP UCMDB
9 18 (2.92%) WSUS
10 17 (2.76%) FortiGate
11 16 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (2.60%) SCOM
12 14 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
12 14 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
12 14 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 297 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 293 (47.56%) Cisco
3 256 (41.56%) VMware
4 130 (21.10%) Dell
5 90 (14.61%) Citrix
6 85 (13.80%) Veeam
7 75 (12.18%) NetApp
8 71 (11.53%) Juniper
9 65 (10.55%) EMC
10 55 (8.93%) Oracle
11 53 (8.60%) SonicWALL
12 52 (8.44%) Aruba
13 50 (8.12%) Mitel
14 48 (7.79%) ServiceNow
15 42 (6.82%) Remedy
16 39 (6.33%) BMC
16 39 (6.33%) Meraki
17 37 (6.01%) IBM
17 37 (6.01%) Palo Alto
18 33 (5.36%) Nimble Storage