Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 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
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 224 159
Rank change year-on-year -51 -65 -20
Permanent jobs citing HP 2,012 2,785 4,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.23% 1.60% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 3.60% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,549 2,289 3,267
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% -0.41%

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 69,976 77,322 83,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.78% 44.38% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54,236 59,777 67,813
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018. 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 -52 1,864 £45,000 - 304
UK excluding London -33 1,299 £42,500 +6.25% 236
London -87 632 £50,000 - 86
South East -51 398 £45,000 +8.43% 69
Midlands +41 302 £42,500 +5.59% 49
North of England -19 259 £37,500 - 65
West Midlands +56 219 £49,000 +28.95% 28
East of England -22 164 £47,500 +12.43% 13
Yorkshire -38 133 £37,000 -1.33% 23
North West -20 105 £38,250 +2.00% 33
South West -47 91 £32,500 -14.47% 22
East Midlands -10 83 £38,250 -10.00% 21
Scotland -19 62 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North East -4 21 £72,312 +98.12% 9
Wales -1 19 £38,500 -3.75% 5
Northern Ireland +12 14 £21,000 -40.00% 3
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 with a requirement for HP.

1 947 (47.07%) Windows
2 846 (42.05%) Cisco
3 827 (41.10%) VMware
4 823 (40.90%) Microsoft
5 713 (35.44%) Active Directory
6 564 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 561 (27.88%) Firewall
8 554 (27.53%) Windows Server
9 529 (26.29%) ITIL
10 412 (20.48%) Linux
10 412 (20.48%) Data Centre
11 391 (19.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 384 (19.09%) Office 365
13 380 (18.89%) Dell
14 375 (18.64%) DNS
15 373 (18.54%) SAN
16 360 (17.89%) LAN
17 344 (17.10%) WAN
18 340 (16.90%) MS Exchange
19 311 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
20 310 (15.41%) DHCP
21 305 (15.16%) Windows Server 2008
22 303 (15.06%) Hyper-V
23 294 (14.61%) Citrix
24 292 (14.51%) Amazon AWS
25 284 (14.12%) Finance
26 282 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
27 279 (13.87%) Windows Server 2012
28 278 (13.82%) SQL
29 264 (13.12%) Infrastructure Engineering

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
1 340 (16.90%) MS Exchange
2 154 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 139 (6.91%) SharePoint
4 100 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 79 (3.93%) Confluence
6 74 (3.68%) Skype for Business
7 73 (3.63%) IIS
8 46 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 44 (2.19%) Apache
10 39 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
11 28 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 24 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
13 22 (1.09%) MQSeries
13 22 (1.09%) Tomcat
13 22 (1.09%) WebSphere
14 21 (1.04%) OpenStack
15 20 (0.99%) Apache Spark
16 15 (0.75%) WebLogic
17 14 (0.70%) CMS
18 9 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 229 (11.38%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 50 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 47 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.30%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.15%) CATIA
9 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.15%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.050%) Abaqus
10 1 (0.050%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 19 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.45%) Documaker
5 4 (0.20%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.20%) Exstream
5 4 (0.20%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.15%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.15%) Sonata
6 3 (0.15%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.099%) Bankmaster
7 2 (0.099%) BASE24
8 1 (0.050%) Carpe Diem
8 1 (0.050%) Global One
8 1 (0.050%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 1 (0.050%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.050%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.050%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.050%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.050%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 391 (19.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 384 (19.09%) Office 365
3 292 (14.51%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
5 53 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 53 (2.63%) SaaS
6 40 (1.99%) IaaS
7 39 (1.94%) G Suite
8 34 (1.69%) Mimecast
9 18 (0.89%) GitHub
10 15 (0.75%) PaaS
11 14 (0.70%) Slack
12 11 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
12 11 (0.55%) Google Analytics
12 11 (0.55%) OneDrive
13 8 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
15 5 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
16 4 (0.20%) BlazeMeter
16 4 (0.20%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 561 (27.88%) Firewall
2 375 (18.64%) DNS
3 373 (18.54%) SAN
4 360 (17.89%) LAN
5 344 (17.10%) WAN
6 310 (15.41%) DHCP
7 243 (12.08%) TCP/IP
8 206 (10.24%) VPN
9 193 (9.59%) Wireless
10 127 (6.31%) Network Security
11 123 (6.11%) VoIP
12 115 (5.72%) VLAN
13 114 (5.67%) OSPF
14 113 (5.62%) Cisco ASA
15 104 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
16 81 (4.03%) Internet
17 74 (3.68%) Cisco Nexus
18 63 (3.13%) MPLS
19 62 (3.08%) BGP
20 55 (2.73%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 53 (2.63%) MySQL
3 49 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (1.84%) NoSQL
5 36 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 31 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (1.54%) DB2
6 31 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (1.49%) Oracle Database
8 25 (1.24%) Big Data
9 24 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
9 24 (1.19%) Hadoop
9 24 (1.19%) Power BI
10 22 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (1.04%) Pentaho
12 20 (0.99%) Apache Hive
12 20 (0.99%) DataStage
12 20 (0.99%) HBase
12 20 (0.99%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 162 (8.05%) JIRA
2 141 (7.01%) Selenium
3 88 (4.37%) LoadRunner
4 82 (4.08%) HP UFT
5 65 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 64 (3.18%) JMeter
7 62 (3.08%) Cucumber
8 50 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 47 (2.34%) SoapUI
10 35 (1.74%) WebDriver
11 31 (1.54%) Visual Studio
12 28 (1.39%) Git (software)
13 25 (1.24%) JUnit
14 21 (1.04%) Maven
15 20 (0.99%) Eclipse
16 16 (0.80%) Appium
17 14 (0.70%) LoadUI
17 14 (0.70%) NeoLoad
17 14 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
17 14 (0.70%) WebLOAD
General
1 284 (14.12%) Finance
2 126 (6.26%) Retail
3 62 (3.08%) Banking
4 50 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 35 (1.74%) Marketing
6 24 (1.19%) Legal
7 23 (1.14%) Billing
8 21 (1.04%) Advertising
9 18 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 14 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.65%) Law
12 12 (0.60%) Publishing
13 11 (0.55%) Back Office
13 11 (0.55%) Electronics
14 10 (0.50%) Games
15 9 (0.45%) Local Government
16 6 (0.30%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
18 4 (0.20%) Automotive
18 4 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 337 (16.75%) Analyst
2 214 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 187 (9.29%) Support Engineer
4 169 (8.40%) Network Engineer
5 118 (5.86%) Consultant
6 108 (5.37%) IT Engineer
7 106 (5.27%) Architect
8 105 (5.22%) Test Analyst
9 96 (4.77%) IT Support
10 92 (4.57%) Support Analyst
11 90 (4.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 82 (4.08%) Administrator
13 76 (3.78%) Infrastructure Support
14 73 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support
15 69 (3.43%) Field Engineer
16 62 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
16 62 (3.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 62 (3.08%) Server Engineer
17 60 (2.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 59 (2.93%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (5.22%) Web Services
2 73 (3.63%) .NET
3 70 (3.48%) HTML
4 60 (2.98%) XML
5 53 (2.63%) Middleware
6 40 (1.99%) SOAP
7 38 (1.89%) 802.1X
8 34 (1.69%) LDAP
9 28 (1.39%) Kafka
10 26 (1.29%) CSS
11 25 (1.24%) AngularJS
12 20 (0.99%) Flash
12 20 (0.99%) Spark Streaming
13 19 (0.94%) .NET Framework
13 19 (0.94%) JSON
13 19 (0.94%) RESTful
14 17 (0.84%) J2EE
15 16 (0.80%) Gherkin
16 15 (0.75%) ASP.NET
16 15 (0.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 412 (20.48%) Data Centre
2 202 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
3 148 (7.36%) Self-Motivation
4 85 (4.22%) Computer Science
5 84 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 81 (4.03%) Clustering
7 69 (3.43%) Driving Licence
8 43 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
9 39 (1.94%) Replication
10 38 (1.89%) EMC VNX
11 35 (1.74%) EMC VMAX
11 35 (1.74%) HP StoreVirtual
11 35 (1.74%) User Experience
12 34 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (1.54%) Blackberry
14 29 (1.44%) Fintech
15 28 (1.39%) HP Storage
16 26 (1.29%) iPhone
17 24 (1.19%) Fat Client
17 24 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 947 (47.07%) Windows
2 554 (27.53%) Windows Server
3 412 (20.48%) Linux
4 305 (15.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 279 (13.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 188 (9.34%) Windows 7
7 182 (9.05%) Windows 10
8 155 (7.70%) Unix
9 130 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 116 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 68 (3.38%) Solaris
12 52 (2.58%) Android
12 52 (2.58%) HPUX
13 50 (2.49%) Windows XP
14 49 (2.44%) AIX
14 49 (2.44%) Windows 8
15 31 (1.54%) Apple iOS
15 31 (1.54%) CentOS
16 28 (1.39%) Mac OS X
17 23 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (26.29%) ITIL
2 311 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
3 282 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
4 264 (13.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 187 (9.29%) Test Automation
6 171 (8.50%) Service Delivery
7 166 (8.25%) Service Management
8 152 (7.55%) Change Management
9 140 (6.96%) Project Management
10 133 (6.61%) Disaster Recovery
11 124 (6.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 124 (6.16%) Incident Management
12 121 (6.01%) Load Balancing
13 117 (5.82%) Presales
14 111 (5.52%) Root Cause Analysis
15 104 (5.17%) DevOps
16 95 (4.72%) Problem Management
16 95 (4.72%) Scrum
17 94 (4.67%) Test Management
18 90 (4.47%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 278 (13.82%) SQL
2 213 (10.59%) PowerShell
3 123 (6.11%) Python
4 116 (5.77%) Java
5 104 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 87 (4.32%) Bash Shell
6 87 (4.32%) C#
7 50 (2.49%) PHP
8 48 (2.39%) Shell Script
9 33 (1.64%) VBScript
10 30 (1.49%) C
11 28 (1.39%) VB
12 25 (1.24%) Ruby
13 23 (1.14%) Perl
14 22 (1.09%) C++
15 11 (0.55%) Korn
15 11 (0.55%) PL/SQL
16 10 (0.50%) Groovy
17 9 (0.45%) Bourne shell
18 8 (0.40%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 250 (12.43%) Cisco Certification
2 224 (11.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 177 (8.80%) CCNA
3 177 (8.80%) MCSE
4 170 (8.45%) Degree
5 150 (7.46%) CCNP
6 125 (6.21%) ITIL Certification
7 107 (5.32%) Security Cleared
8 102 (5.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 97 (4.82%) ISTQB
10 95 (4.72%) MCSA
11 81 (4.03%) MCP
12 68 (3.38%) SC Cleared
13 67 (3.33%) ISEB
14 58 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
15 56 (2.78%) MCITP
16 38 (1.89%) DV Cleared
17 36 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 30 (1.49%) RHCE
19 24 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (10.44%) SLA
2 131 (6.51%) QA
3 43 (2.14%) GDPR
4 40 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (1.94%) PCI DSS
6 24 (1.19%) PMO
7 13 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
8 10 (0.50%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.20%) COBIT
9 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (0.20%) SEPA
10 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.099%) P3O
12 1 (0.050%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.050%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.050%) GLP
12 1 (0.050%) GMP
12 1 (0.050%) ISO 26262
12 1 (0.050%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 713 (35.44%) Active Directory
2 564 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 303 (15.06%) Hyper-V
4 173 (8.60%) vSphere
5 126 (6.26%) VMware ESXi
6 91 (4.52%) XenApp
7 53 (2.63%) XenDesktop
8 43 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
9 37 (1.84%) Terminal Services
10 31 (1.54%) VMware NSX
11 29 (1.44%) Firmware
12 28 (1.39%) Docker
13 27 (1.34%) XenServer
14 22 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
15 21 (1.04%) NFS
16 20 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
17 16 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
17 16 (0.80%) ProxySG
18 14 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
19 13 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 186 (9.24%) SCCM
2 158 (7.85%) HP ALM
3 118 (5.86%) HP Quality Center
4 86 (4.27%) Backup Exec
5 77 (3.83%) SCOM
6 71 (3.53%) Puppet
7 65 (3.23%) Ansible
8 54 (2.68%) Nagios
9 46 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
10 44 (2.19%) vCenter Server
11 41 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
12 39 (1.94%) ServiceCenter
13 38 (1.89%) NetBackup
14 37 (1.84%) WSUS
15 35 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
16 31 (1.54%) Red Hat Satellite
17 28 (1.39%) FortiGate
18 22 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
18 22 (1.09%) SCOrch
19 21 (1.04%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 846 (42.05%) Cisco
2 827 (41.10%) VMware
3 823 (40.90%) Microsoft
4 380 (18.89%) Dell
5 294 (14.61%) Citrix
6 221 (10.98%) CheckPoint
7 216 (10.74%) NetApp
8 212 (10.54%) IBM
9 196 (9.74%) EMC
10 161 (8.00%) Red Hat
11 142 (7.06%) Oracle
12 136 (6.76%) Google
13 128 (6.36%) F5
14 126 (6.26%) SolarWinds
15 124 (6.16%) Juniper
16 117 (5.82%) Aruba
17 109 (5.42%) 3PAR
18 107 (5.32%) Veeam
19 97 (4.82%) SAP
20 84 (4.17%) Fortinet