Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 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
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 246 229 180
Rank change year-on-year -17 -49 -24
Permanent jobs citing HP 2,116 2,664 3,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.42% 1.52% 1.94%
As % of the Vendors category 3.35% 3.44% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,606 2,167 2,546
UK median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +5.87%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +6.25%

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 63,247 77,332 76,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.30% 44.15% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48,662 61,145 61,891
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,604 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HP in the UK

HP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for HP in the UK

HP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for HP in the UK

HP
Top 16 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 17 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
England -18 1,981 £44,000 -2.22% 355
UK excluding London -24 1,274 £41,500 +3.75% 275
London -15 762 £47,500 -5.00% 105
South East -69 346 £40,000 -11.11% 85
Midlands +55 298 £43,250 +14.57% 47
North of England 0 279 £40,000 +6.67% 61
West Midlands +88 250 £44,000 +23.94% 29
East of England +4 169 £41,500 -5.14% 25
Yorkshire +15 131 £37,500 - 30
North West +6 123 £45,000 +17.65% 26
South West -5 109 £39,000 -2.50% 32
Scotland +8 53 £40,000 -5.88% 13
East Midlands -36 48 £38,500 -9.41% 18
North East +27 25 £72,312 +122.50% 5
Northern Ireland -7 13 £23,000 -31.34% 2
Wales +17 11 £35,500 -16.47% 10

For the 6 months to 17 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 with a requirement for HP.

1 1,034 (48.87%) Windows
2 965 (45.60%) Microsoft
3 914 (43.19%) VMware
4 894 (42.25%) Cisco
5 794 (37.52%) Active Directory
6 636 (30.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 589 (27.84%) Windows Server
8 530 (25.05%) Firewall
9 509 (24.05%) ITIL
10 449 (21.22%) Dell
11 432 (20.42%) Hyper-V
12 424 (20.04%) Office 365
13 399 (18.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 376 (17.77%) Linux
15 369 (17.44%) Data Centre
16 363 (17.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 360 (17.01%) Citrix
18 352 (16.64%) MS Exchange
19 349 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
20 346 (16.35%) WAN
21 338 (15.97%) DNS
21 338 (15.97%) LAN
22 330 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
23 323 (15.26%) NetApp
24 318 (15.03%) SAN
25 305 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
26 280 (13.23%) SQL
27 273 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
28 266 (12.57%) DHCP
29 264 (12.48%) SQL Server

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
1 352 (16.64%) MS Exchange
2 167 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 154 (7.28%) SharePoint
4 129 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 83 (3.92%) Skype for Business
6 78 (3.69%) IIS
7 62 (2.93%) Confluence
8 46 (2.17%) Apache
9 43 (2.03%) SharePoint Server
10 35 (1.65%) Tomcat
11 33 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
12 21 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
13 18 (0.85%) Apache Spark
14 17 (0.80%) CMS
15 15 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 13 (0.61%) MQSeries
17 11 (0.52%) OpenStack
18 9 (0.43%) Anypoint
19 8 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
20 7 (0.33%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 236 (11.15%) Microsoft Office
2 67 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 53 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 38 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 30 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.095%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.095%) CATIA
7 2 (0.095%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.047%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.047%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.047%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 30 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
3 17 (0.80%) Exstream
4 14 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.19%) Sage 1000
5 4 (0.19%) Sage 500
6 3 (0.14%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.095%) Bankmaster
7 2 (0.095%) BASE24
7 2 (0.095%) Endur
7 2 (0.095%) Optimost
7 2 (0.095%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.095%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.047%) LabWindows
8 1 (0.047%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 1 (0.047%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.047%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.047%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.047%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.047%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 424 (20.04%) Office 365
2 399 (18.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 204 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (3.12%) SaaS
5 61 (2.88%) Mimecast
6 39 (1.84%) G Suite
7 35 (1.65%) IaaS
8 33 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (0.76%) PaaS
10 13 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.43%) OneDrive
11 9 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.38%) BlazeMeter
13 6 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (0.28%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.095%) Google Tag Manager
15 2 (0.095%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 530 (25.05%) Firewall
2 346 (16.35%) WAN
3 338 (15.97%) DNS
3 338 (15.97%) LAN
4 318 (15.03%) SAN
5 266 (12.57%) DHCP
6 207 (9.78%) TCP/IP
7 198 (9.36%) VPN
8 151 (7.14%) VLAN
9 148 (6.99%) Wireless
10 114 (5.39%) VoIP
11 109 (5.15%) Wi-Fi
12 107 (5.06%) Network Security
13 91 (4.30%) OSPF
14 76 (3.59%) Cisco ASA
15 67 (3.17%) MPLS
16 61 (2.88%) Internet
17 58 (2.74%) BGP
18 56 (2.65%) Skype
19 55 (2.60%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (12.48%) SQL Server
2 59 (2.79%) MySQL
3 38 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 33 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
5 30 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 27 (1.28%) Power BI
8 25 (1.18%) Big Data
9 24 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
9 24 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
10 23 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
11 22 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (0.99%) DB2
12 21 (0.99%) Hadoop
12 21 (0.99%) Oracle Database
13 19 (0.90%) Pentaho
14 17 (0.80%) Apache Hive
14 17 (0.80%) DataStage
14 17 (0.80%) HBase
Development Applications
1 178 (8.41%) JIRA
2 164 (7.75%) Selenium
3 103 (4.87%) LoadRunner
4 95 (4.49%) Cucumber
5 92 (4.35%) HP UFT
6 71 (3.36%) SoapUI
7 68 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 62 (2.93%) Jenkins
8 62 (2.93%) JMeter
9 31 (1.47%) Appium
10 30 (1.42%) WebDriver
11 26 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
12 25 (1.18%) Maven
13 23 (1.09%) Visual Studio
14 22 (1.04%) eggPlant
15 20 (0.95%) Eclipse
16 18 (0.85%) Git (software)
16 18 (0.85%) TestComplete
17 17 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
18 16 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 254 (12.00%) Finance
2 101 (4.77%) Retail
3 95 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 82 (3.88%) Banking
5 55 (2.60%) Legal
6 27 (1.28%) Electronics
7 25 (1.18%) Marketing
8 21 (0.99%) Billing
9 20 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 16 (0.76%) Back Office
11 12 (0.57%) Law
12 9 (0.43%) Advertising
13 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.33%) Multimedia
13 7 (0.33%) Publishing
14 6 (0.28%) Automotive
15 5 (0.24%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.19%) French Language
16 4 (0.19%) German Language
16 4 (0.19%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 319 (15.08%) Analyst
2 313 (14.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 256 (12.10%) Support Engineer
4 148 (6.99%) Network Engineer
5 122 (5.77%) Test Analyst
6 118 (5.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 116 (5.48%) Consultant
8 110 (5.20%) IT Support
9 109 (5.15%) Architect
9 109 (5.15%) IT Engineer
10 108 (5.10%) Administrator
11 99 (4.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 99 (4.68%) Test Engineer
12 94 (4.44%) Server Engineer
13 87 (4.11%) Support Analyst
14 86 (4.06%) Field Engineer
15 82 (3.88%) Server Support
16 81 (3.83%) 3rd Line Support
17 78 (3.69%) Infrastructure Support
18 61 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (3.69%) Web Services
2 52 (2.46%) Middleware
3 44 (2.08%) .NET
4 37 (1.75%) SOAP
5 31 (1.47%) XML
6 30 (1.42%) HTML
7 25 (1.18%) LDAP
8 23 (1.09%) 802.1X
9 22 (1.04%) Kafka
10 16 (0.76%) Gherkin
10 16 (0.76%) Spark Streaming
11 15 (0.71%) .NET Framework
11 15 (0.71%) CGI
12 12 (0.57%) ASP.NET
13 11 (0.52%) CSS
13 11 (0.52%) Spring
13 11 (0.52%) WSH
14 10 (0.47%) JSON
15 9 (0.43%) Ajax
16 8 (0.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 369 (17.44%) Data Centre
2 217 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 149 (7.04%) Self-Motivation
4 112 (5.29%) Management Information System
5 92 (4.35%) Clustering
6 79 (3.73%) Driving Licence
7 56 (2.65%) Replication
8 52 (2.46%) EMC VNX
9 48 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
10 39 (1.84%) Public Cloud
11 34 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
12 31 (1.47%) Blackberry
13 27 (1.28%) Smart Meter
14 26 (1.23%) CMDB
14 26 (1.23%) HP Storage
15 25 (1.18%) Client/Server
15 25 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
17 22 (1.04%) NHS
17 22 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1,034 (48.87%) Windows
2 589 (27.84%) Windows Server
3 376 (17.77%) Linux
4 349 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 305 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 217 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 192 (9.07%) Windows 10
8 126 (5.95%) Unix
9 120 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 96 (4.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 61 (2.88%) Windows 8
12 53 (2.50%) CentOS
13 47 (2.22%) Android
14 45 (2.13%) Windows XP
15 43 (2.03%) Solaris
16 39 (1.84%) Apple iOS
17 37 (1.75%) AIX
18 35 (1.65%) HPUX
19 31 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
20 27 (1.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (24.05%) ITIL
2 363 (17.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 330 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
4 273 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
5 219 (10.35%) Test Automation
6 205 (9.69%) Change Management
7 168 (7.94%) Test Management
8 156 (7.37%) Mentoring
9 142 (6.71%) Service Management
10 135 (6.38%) DevOps
11 134 (6.33%) Project Management
12 131 (6.19%) Service Delivery
13 130 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
14 124 (5.86%) Presales
15 123 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 112 (5.29%) Kalman Filter
17 109 (5.15%) Computer Science
17 109 (5.15%) Incident Management
17 109 (5.15%) Load Balancing
18 101 (4.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 280 (13.23%) SQL
2 215 (10.16%) PowerShell
3 94 (4.44%) Java
4 90 (4.25%) C#
5 82 (3.88%) Python
6 75 (3.54%) C
7 65 (3.07%) JavaScript
8 46 (2.17%) VBScript
9 38 (1.80%) VB
10 37 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 32 (1.51%) PHP
12 31 (1.47%) Shell Script
13 21 (0.99%) Perl
14 15 (0.71%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.61%) C++
16 11 (0.52%) Bourne shell
16 11 (0.52%) Korn
16 11 (0.52%) VB.NET
16 11 (0.52%) VBA
17 10 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 262 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 253 (11.96%) Cisco Certification
3 206 (9.74%) Degree
4 192 (9.07%) MCSE
5 191 (9.03%) Security Cleared
6 186 (8.79%) CCNA
7 145 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 144 (6.81%) SC Cleared
9 142 (6.71%) CCNP
10 124 (5.86%) ITIL Certification
11 121 (5.72%) ISTQB
12 98 (4.63%) ISEB
13 96 (4.54%) MCP
14 85 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
15 77 (3.64%) MCSA
16 50 (2.36%) DV Cleared
17 34 (1.61%) MCITP
18 31 (1.47%) RHCE
19 29 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 28 (1.32%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (9.50%) SLA
2 172 (8.13%) QA
3 79 (3.73%) GDPR
4 62 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 41 (1.94%) Cyber Essentials
5 41 (1.94%) PCI DSS
6 24 (1.13%) PMO
7 17 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 15 (0.71%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.33%) P3O
10 6 (0.28%) COBIT
11 3 (0.14%) ISO 26262
11 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.14%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.047%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.047%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.047%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 794 (37.52%) Active Directory
2 636 (30.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 432 (20.42%) Hyper-V
4 166 (7.84%) vSphere
5 158 (7.47%) VMware ESXi
6 80 (3.78%) XenDesktop
7 70 (3.31%) XenApp
8 48 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
9 32 (1.51%) Firmware
9 32 (1.51%) XenServer
10 27 (1.28%) NFS
11 25 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 24 (1.13%) Terminal Services
12 24 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
13 22 (1.04%) BitLocker
14 19 (0.90%) VMware NSX
15 16 (0.76%) DFS Replication
15 16 (0.76%) VMware Server
16 15 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
17 14 (0.66%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 255 (12.05%) HP ALM
2 242 (11.44%) SCCM
3 146 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
4 120 (5.67%) Backup Exec
5 107 (5.06%) SCOM
6 69 (3.26%) Puppet
7 66 (3.12%) Norton AntiVirus
8 56 (2.65%) vCenter Server
9 54 (2.55%) Nagios
10 48 (2.27%) Ansible
10 48 (2.27%) SCVMM
11 45 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
12 35 (1.65%) Microsoft Clustering
12 35 (1.65%) NetBackup
13 29 (1.37%) FortiGate
14 28 (1.32%) ServiceCenter
15 23 (1.09%) HP SIM
16 22 (1.04%) Red Hat Satellite
16 22 (1.04%) WSUS
17 21 (0.99%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 965 (45.60%) Microsoft
2 914 (43.19%) VMware
3 894 (42.25%) Cisco
4 449 (21.22%) Dell
5 360 (17.01%) Citrix
6 323 (15.26%) NetApp
7 226 (10.68%) EMC
8 212 (10.02%) IBM
9 152 (7.18%) Veeam
10 149 (7.04%) CheckPoint
11 142 (6.71%) Red Hat
12 138 (6.52%) Oracle
13 135 (6.38%) Juniper
14 107 (5.06%) Aruba
15 103 (4.87%) F5
16 95 (4.49%) SAP
17 94 (4.44%) 3PAR
18 93 (4.40%) Symantec
19 92 (4.35%) Remedy
20 91 (4.30%) Palo Alto