Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 445 261 258
Rank change year-on-year -184 -3 -5
Permanent jobs citing HP 735 841 1,926
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 1.23% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 3.03% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 617 694 1,575
10th Percentile £26,996 £26,750 £26,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
75th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £81,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% -1.18%

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 43,649 27,715 60,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.43% 40.40% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29,478 21,528 46,648
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £39,471 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,136 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.12% +5.00% +1.01%
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.13% +4.44% +2.27%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -175 681 £47,500 - 200
UK excluding London -134 452 £42,500 +6.25% 147
London -168 255 £55,000 - 64
Work from Home -153 154 £50,000 - 25
North of England -5 150 £42,500 - 49
South East -145 128 £44,500 +0.56% 33
North West -6 95 £42,500 -5.56% 31
Midlands -69 78 £37,500 -11.76% 24
Yorkshire -45 44 £50,000 +28.21% 9
East Midlands -41 40 £36,250 +31.82% 7
West Midlands -80 38 £52,500 +16.67% 17
South West -93 31 £33,500 -6.94% 20
East of England -74 25 £55,000 +29.41% 10
Scotland -62 19 £40,000 +23.08% 9
Wales -21 17 £32,500 +8.33% 1
North East -10 13 £40,000 +25.00% 9
Northern Ireland -44 7 £44,500 +27.14% 1

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 396 (53.88%) Windows
2 331 (45.03%) Microsoft
3 317 (43.13%) Cisco
4 285 (38.78%) VMware
5 242 (32.93%) Azure
6 237 (32.24%) Active Directory
7 233 (31.70%) Microsoft 365
8 223 (30.34%) Firewall
9 200 (27.21%) Windows Server
10 190 (25.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 187 (25.44%) Social Skills
12 181 (24.63%) Dell
13 159 (21.63%) Linux
14 154 (20.95%) Data Centre
15 153 (20.82%) SAN
16 144 (19.59%) Hyper-V
17 139 (18.91%) ITIL
18 121 (16.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 119 (16.19%) SQL Server
20 118 (16.05%) DNS
21 116 (15.78%) VPN
22 113 (15.37%) LAN
23 111 (15.10%) AWS
24 106 (14.42%) NetApp
25 105 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
25 105 (14.29%) DHCP
26 100 (13.61%) Windows 10
27 98 (13.33%) Finance
28 93 (12.65%) SQL
29 92 (12.52%) ITSM

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 67 (9.12%) MS Exchange
2 58 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 36 (4.90%) IIS
4 30 (4.08%) Confluence
5 24 (3.27%) Apache
6 22 (2.99%) nginx
7 21 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 17 (2.31%) Skype for Business
9 14 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.77%) CMS
11 11 (1.50%) ejabberd
12 10 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.41%) Alfresco
15 3 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
15 3 (0.41%) Liferay
16 2 (0.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 79 (10.75%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.50%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 55 (7.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 17 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.22%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.41%) Endur
5 3 (0.41%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.14%) Primavera
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 242 (32.93%) Azure
2 233 (31.70%) Microsoft 365
3 111 (15.10%) AWS
4 50 (6.80%) SaaS
5 32 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 31 (4.22%) IaaS
7 23 (3.13%) Mimecast
8 21 (2.86%) OneDrive
9 18 (2.45%) Power Platform
10 16 (2.18%) PaaS
11 13 (1.77%) GCP
11 13 (1.77%) PowerApps
12 12 (1.63%) Cohesity
13 8 (1.09%) BlazeMeter
13 8 (1.09%) Slack
14 7 (0.95%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 7 (0.95%) Azure Storage
14 7 (0.95%) Power Automate
15 6 (0.82%) Google Workspace
16 5 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 223 (30.34%) Firewall
2 153 (20.82%) SAN
3 118 (16.05%) DNS
4 116 (15.78%) VPN
5 113 (15.37%) LAN
6 105 (14.29%) DHCP
7 82 (11.16%) WAN
8 73 (9.93%) VLAN
9 66 (8.98%) Wi-Fi
10 63 (8.57%) TCP/IP
11 59 (8.03%) VoIP
12 38 (5.17%) Internet
12 38 (5.17%) Wireless
13 35 (4.76%) SSL
14 34 (4.63%) BGP
14 34 (4.63%) Network Security
15 31 (4.22%) NAS
16 30 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
17 29 (3.95%) VSAN
18 28 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.31%) Power BI
3 16 (2.18%) Oracle Database
3 16 (2.18%) Relational Database
4 14 (1.90%) Blockchain
5 12 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (1.22%) MySQL
6 9 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 75 (10.20%) JIRA
2 35 (4.76%) JMeter
3 34 (4.63%) Selenium
4 27 (3.67%) Git (software)
4 27 (3.67%) LoadRunner
5 25 (3.40%) TestRail
6 24 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (2.86%) SoapUI
8 19 (2.59%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.45%) HP UFT
10 14 (1.90%) Postman
11 13 (1.77%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.50%) Ranorex
13 10 (1.36%) REST Assured
14 9 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (1.09%) eggPlant
15 8 (1.09%) SpecFlow
15 8 (1.09%) The Grinder
15 8 (1.09%) Visual Studio
16 7 (0.95%) Bitbucket
General
1 187 (25.44%) Social Skills
2 98 (13.33%) Finance
3 72 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (6.53%) Presentation Skills
5 40 (5.44%) Organisational Skills
6 36 (4.90%) Retail
7 27 (3.67%) Documentation Skills
8 26 (3.54%) Telecoms
9 20 (2.72%) Manufacturing
9 20 (2.72%) Public Sector
10 19 (2.59%) Law
11 18 (2.45%) Banking
12 15 (2.04%) Legal
13 13 (1.77%) Back Office
14 11 (1.50%) Automotive
14 11 (1.50%) Games
15 10 (1.36%) Advertising
16 5 (0.68%) Marketing
17 4 (0.54%) Local Government
17 4 (0.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 96 (13.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 94 (12.79%) Analyst
3 82 (11.16%) Consultant
4 66 (8.98%) Network Engineer
5 59 (8.03%) Support Engineer
6 58 (7.89%) IT Engineer
7 48 (6.53%) IT Support
8 47 (6.39%) Support Analyst
9 39 (5.31%) Technical Consultant
10 38 (5.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 37 (5.03%) Architect
12 34 (4.63%) IT Manager
12 34 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
13 29 (3.95%) VMware Engineer
14 28 (3.81%) IT Analyst
15 26 (3.54%) 2nd Line Support
16 25 (3.40%) Developer
17 24 (3.27%) 3rd Line Support
17 24 (3.27%) QA Engineer
18 23 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.26%) HTML
1 46 (6.26%) Web Services
2 37 (5.03%) XML
3 35 (4.76%) SOAP
4 32 (4.35%) LDAP
5 29 (3.95%) CSS
6 19 (2.59%) .NET
6 19 (2.59%) Ajax
7 17 (2.31%) RESTful
8 16 (2.18%) REST
9 13 (1.77%) JSON
10 11 (1.50%) XMPP
11 10 (1.36%) Gherkin
11 10 (1.36%) Middleware
12 9 (1.22%) ADO
12 9 (1.22%) ASP.NET
12 9 (1.22%) ASP.NET Core
12 9 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
13 7 (0.95%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 154 (20.95%) Data Centre
2 45 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (3.54%) Clustering
3 26 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.40%) HP Storage
5 24 (3.27%) Replication
6 23 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 22 (2.99%) CMDB
7 22 (2.99%) iPhone
8 20 (2.72%) iPad
8 20 (2.72%) Public Cloud
9 19 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
11 12 (1.63%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.63%) Driving Licence
11 12 (1.63%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.36%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.09%) HP Superdome
13 8 (1.09%) Legacy Systems
13 8 (1.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 396 (53.88%) Windows
2 200 (27.21%) Windows Server
3 159 (21.63%) Linux
4 100 (13.61%) Windows 10
5 92 (12.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 63 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 60 (8.16%) Windows Server 2016
8 52 (7.07%) Windows 7
9 49 (6.67%) Unix
10 47 (6.39%) Windows Server 2019
11 29 (3.95%) CentOS
12 26 (3.54%) Android
13 24 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (2.59%) Debian
14 19 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 18 (2.45%) Mac OS
16 15 (2.04%) Ubuntu
17 10 (1.36%) Mac OS X
17 10 (1.36%) Solaris
18 9 (1.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (18.91%) ITIL
2 121 (16.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 92 (12.52%) ITSM
4 80 (10.88%) Test Automation
5 77 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (10.34%) Service Management
7 70 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 69 (9.39%) Presales
8 69 (9.39%) Software Testing
9 62 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
10 61 (8.30%) Migration
11 56 (7.62%) Project Delivery
12 55 (7.48%) Mentoring
13 53 (7.21%) DevOps
14 49 (6.67%) Test Scripting
15 47 (6.39%) Test Management
16 45 (6.12%) Load Balancing
17 39 (5.31%) Project Management
18 37 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
19 36 (4.90%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 93 (12.65%) SQL
2 91 (12.38%) PowerShell
3 62 (8.44%) Python
4 60 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 42 (5.71%) Java
6 36 (4.90%) Bash Shell
7 35 (4.76%) C
8 27 (3.67%) Perl
9 24 (3.27%) C#
10 13 (1.77%) PHP
10 13 (1.77%) Ruby
10 13 (1.77%) VBScript
11 8 (1.09%) VB
12 7 (0.95%) Shell Script
13 6 (0.82%) Korn
14 4 (0.54%) C++
15 3 (0.41%) Groovy
15 3 (0.41%) Scala
15 3 (0.41%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (12.52%) Degree
3 74 (10.07%) CCNA
4 64 (8.71%) Security Cleared
5 62 (8.44%) CCNP
6 50 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 46 (6.26%) ISTQB
8 43 (5.85%) SC Cleared
9 41 (5.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 32 (4.35%) MCSE
11 30 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 23 (3.13%) ISEB
13 20 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
15 11 (1.50%) HNC
16 10 (1.36%) NCSIE
16 10 (1.36%) RHCE
17 9 (1.22%) CCIE
17 9 (1.22%) MCITP
17 9 (1.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.94%) QA
2 48 (6.53%) SLA
3 30 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.45%) GDPR
5 10 (1.36%) COBIT
6 7 (0.95%) GRC
7 6 (0.82%) NIST
7 6 (0.82%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.14%) GLP
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 237 (32.24%) Active Directory
2 190 (25.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (19.59%) Hyper-V
4 75 (10.20%) vSphere
5 46 (6.26%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (4.08%) Firmware
7 20 (2.72%) XenDesktop
8 19 (2.59%) iptables
9 18 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
10 17 (2.31%) KVM
10 17 (2.31%) QEMU
11 13 (1.77%) Postfix
12 12 (1.63%) VMware NSX
13 11 (1.50%) Kamailio
13 11 (1.50%) NFS
13 11 (1.50%) Terminal Server
14 10 (1.36%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (1.36%) XenApp
15 8 (1.09%) Docker
15 8 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 73 (9.93%) SCCM
2 50 (6.80%) Ansible
3 46 (6.26%) HP Quality Center
4 41 (5.58%) HP ALM
5 37 (5.03%) Puppet
5 37 (5.03%) vCenter Server
6 35 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 29 (3.95%) NetBackup
8 27 (3.67%) SCOM
9 23 (3.13%) ZABBIX
10 20 (2.72%) Microsoft Clustering
10 20 (2.72%) WSUS
11 19 (2.59%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 19 (2.59%) HP UCMDB
12 18 (2.45%) HP Data Protector
13 17 (2.31%) Galera Cluster
13 17 (2.31%) HAProxy
13 17 (2.31%) Terraform
14 16 (2.18%) Kubernetes
15 15 (2.04%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 331 (45.03%) Microsoft
2 317 (43.13%) Cisco
3 285 (38.78%) VMware
4 181 (24.63%) Dell
5 106 (14.42%) NetApp
6 80 (10.88%) EMC
6 80 (10.88%) Veeam
7 78 (10.61%) Oracle
8 73 (9.93%) ServiceNow
9 72 (9.80%) Citrix
10 63 (8.57%) IBM
11 59 (8.03%) Remedy
12 56 (7.62%) Juniper
13 55 (7.48%) BMC
14 52 (7.07%) Aruba
14 52 (7.07%) Meraki
15 50 (6.80%) SonicWALL
16 47 (6.39%) Apple
17 45 (6.12%) Nimble Storage
18 39 (5.31%) Mitel