Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 400 272 251
Rank change year-on-year -128 -21 -25
Permanent jobs citing HP 499 1,499 2,164
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.67% 1.22% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 2.95% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 516 1,189 1,732
Median annual salary £45,625 £44,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.53% +1.14% -2.22%
10th Percentile £29,950 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,000 £68,975
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +2.41%

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 28,041 50,759 63,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.69% 41.22% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21,449 39,432 49,175
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -124 476 £45,875 +1.94% 141
UK excluding London -105 327 £42,500 +6.25% 124
London -65 156 £57,500 +9.52% 29
North of England +20 115 £47,500 +13.10% 48
Work from Home -57 92 £51,250 +15.17% 16
South East -76 82 £45,000 +5.88% 25
North West +16 68 £46,000 +22.67% 23
Midlands -59 67 £35,000 -17.65% 20
Yorkshire +19 39 £52,500 +23.53% 12
East Midlands -14 34 £34,000 +4.62% 7
West Midlands -50 32 £36,000 -24.21% 13
South West 0 31 £34,250 +8.73% 12
East of England +27 23 £45,000 +12.50% 7
North East +12 8 £40,000 -44.68% 13
Wales +40 5 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Scotland +15 3 £27,500 -16.67% 7
Northern Ireland +8 1 £55,000 +64.18%

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 291 (58.32%) Windows
2 242 (48.50%) Cisco
3 238 (47.70%) VMware
4 234 (46.89%) Microsoft
5 182 (36.47%) Firewall
6 175 (35.07%) Windows Server
7 174 (34.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 173 (34.67%) Microsoft 365
9 161 (32.26%) Active Directory
10 157 (31.46%) Azure
11 118 (23.65%) Linux
12 116 (23.25%) Hyper-V
13 104 (20.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 104 (20.84%) Dell
13 104 (20.84%) SAN
14 90 (18.04%) ITIL
14 90 (18.04%) PowerShell
15 89 (17.84%) DNS
16 85 (17.03%) Data Centre
17 83 (16.63%) SQL
18 82 (16.43%) LAN
18 82 (16.43%) VPN
18 82 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
19 80 (16.03%) Veeam
20 79 (15.83%) Finance
21 78 (15.63%) Citrix
22 77 (15.43%) WAN
23 73 (14.63%) vSphere
24 72 (14.43%) DHCP
25 65 (13.03%) Windows 10

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 52 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 35 (7.01%) MS Exchange
3 27 (5.41%) IIS
4 21 (4.21%) Confluence
5 16 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (3.01%) Apache
7 13 (2.61%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.20%) nginx
9 7 (1.40%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.20%) ejabberd
10 6 (1.20%) SAS
11 5 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.80%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.60%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.60%) CMS
13 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.60%) Liferay
Applications
1 50 (10.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.40%) SketchUp
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (5.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.20%) SAP GTS
3 4 (0.80%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.60%) Endur
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 173 (34.67%) Microsoft 365
2 157 (31.46%) Azure
3 54 (10.82%) AWS
4 37 (7.41%) SaaS
5 27 (5.41%) IaaS
6 20 (4.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (3.61%) OneDrive
8 17 (3.41%) PaaS
9 13 (2.61%) Mimecast
10 12 (2.40%) G Suite
11 11 (2.20%) Power Platform
12 10 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (2.00%) PowerApps
13 8 (1.60%) Logic Apps
14 4 (0.80%) GCP
14 4 (0.80%) OpenDNS
15 3 (0.60%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 3 (0.60%) Slack
16 2 (0.40%) BlazeMeter
16 2 (0.40%) Cohesity
Communications & Networking
1 182 (36.47%) Firewall
2 104 (20.84%) SAN
3 89 (17.84%) DNS
4 82 (16.43%) LAN
4 82 (16.43%) VPN
5 77 (15.43%) WAN
6 72 (14.43%) DHCP
7 62 (12.42%) TCP/IP
8 55 (11.02%) VLAN
9 53 (10.62%) Wi-Fi
10 47 (9.42%) Cisco ASA
11 40 (8.02%) Wireless
12 38 (7.62%) Network Security
13 37 (7.41%) MPLS
14 34 (6.81%) Internet
15 30 (6.01%) VoIP
16 24 (4.81%) BGP
17 23 (4.61%) SSL
17 23 (4.61%) VSAN
18 16 (3.21%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.41%) Amazon RDS
2 17 (3.41%) Blockchain
3 10 (2.00%) MySQL
4 9 (1.80%) Power BI
5 8 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.40%) DB2
7 6 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.80%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.60%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.40%) Big Data
11 2 (0.40%) FileMaker
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (9.42%) JIRA
2 20 (4.01%) JMeter
3 19 (3.81%) LoadRunner
3 19 (3.81%) TestRail
4 16 (3.21%) Selenium
5 14 (2.81%) Git (software)
6 12 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.60%) SoapUI
8 7 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.80%) HP UFT
9 4 (0.80%) Subversion
10 3 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.60%) eggPlant
10 3 (0.60%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.60%) Travis CI
11 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.40%) REST Assured
11 2 (0.40%) The Grinder
11 2 (0.40%) Zephyr
General
1 79 (15.83%) Finance
2 27 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.41%) Banking
4 10 (2.00%) Public Sector
5 9 (1.80%) Back Office
5 9 (1.80%) Retail
6 7 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.20%) Games
7 6 (1.20%) Law
8 5 (1.00%) Advertising
8 5 (1.00%) Legal
9 4 (0.80%) Billing
9 4 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.80%) Local Government
10 3 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (0.60%) Publishing
11 2 (0.40%) Automotive
11 2 (0.40%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 92 (18.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 72 (14.43%) Network Engineer
3 60 (12.02%) Support Engineer
4 52 (10.42%) IT Engineer
5 40 (8.02%) Analyst
6 39 (7.82%) Consultant
7 33 (6.61%) Systems Engineer
8 31 (6.21%) Architect
8 31 (6.21%) IT Support
9 28 (5.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 23 (4.61%) IT Support Engineer
10 23 (4.61%) VMware Engineer
11 22 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
12 19 (3.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (3.81%) Technical Consultant
13 18 (3.61%) Administrator
14 17 (3.41%) QA Engineer
14 17 (3.41%) Support Analyst
15 15 (3.01%) Cisco Engineer
16 14 (2.81%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.81%) Web Services
2 25 (5.01%) HTML
3 20 (4.01%) LDAP
4 19 (3.81%) CSS
5 18 (3.61%) .NET
5 18 (3.61%) SOAP
5 18 (3.61%) XML
6 13 (2.61%) Ajax
7 11 (2.20%) RESTful
8 7 (1.40%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.20%) ADO
9 6 (1.20%) ASP.NET Core
9 6 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (1.20%) XMPP
10 5 (1.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.80%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (0.80%) J2EE
11 4 (0.80%) Kafka
11 4 (0.80%) Middleware
12 3 (0.60%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 85 (17.03%) Data Centre
2 44 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.61%) Clustering
4 27 (5.41%) Replication
5 20 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (3.81%) CMDB
7 18 (3.61%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.81%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (2.40%) EMC VNXe
10 11 (2.20%) Public Cloud
11 10 (2.00%) FlexPod
11 10 (2.00%) User Experience
11 10 (2.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 9 (1.80%) FMCG
13 8 (1.60%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.60%) Reinsurance
14 7 (1.40%) iPad
15 6 (1.20%) HP Storage
16 5 (1.00%) EMC VNX
16 5 (1.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 291 (58.32%) Windows
2 175 (35.07%) Windows Server
3 118 (23.65%) Linux
4 65 (13.03%) Windows 10
5 57 (11.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (7.62%) Windows 7
7 36 (7.21%) Windows Server 2016
8 32 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (3.21%) Unix
10 14 (2.81%) Android
10 14 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (2.81%) Windows Server 2019
11 13 (2.61%) Ubuntu
12 12 (2.40%) Mac OS
13 11 (2.20%) CentOS
13 11 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (1.60%) Solaris
14 8 (1.60%) SUSE
15 7 (1.40%) Debian
16 6 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (20.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 90 (18.04%) ITIL
3 62 (12.42%) Presales
4 58 (11.62%) Service Management
5 47 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 43 (8.62%) ITSM
7 37 (7.41%) Migration
8 36 (7.21%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (7.01%) Project Delivery
9 35 (7.01%) Test Automation
10 33 (6.61%) High Availability
10 33 (6.61%) Problem Management
10 33 (6.61%) Project Management
11 31 (6.21%) Change Management
12 29 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
14 24 (4.81%) Technical Leadership
14 24 (4.81%) Test Management
15 23 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (4.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 90 (18.04%) PowerShell
2 83 (16.63%) SQL
3 38 (7.62%) Java
4 30 (6.01%) JavaScript
5 23 (4.61%) Python
6 20 (4.01%) Bash Shell
7 13 (2.61%) C
7 13 (2.61%) C#
7 13 (2.61%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.20%) Perl
8 11 (2.20%) VBScript
9 9 (1.80%) C++
10 7 (1.40%) PHP
11 3 (0.60%) AWK
11 3 (0.60%) Java 8
11 3 (0.60%) sed
11 3 (0.60%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.40%) VB
13 1 (0.20%) ABAP
13 1 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (11.62%) CCNP
3 46 (9.22%) CCNA
4 35 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (5.81%) Security Cleared
6 26 (5.21%) SC Cleared
7 25 (5.01%) Degree
7 25 (5.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (4.41%) MCSE
9 20 (4.01%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (3.81%) MCSA
11 16 (3.21%) MCITP
12 11 (2.20%) ISTQB
13 10 (2.00%) DBS Check
13 10 (2.00%) JNCIP
14 9 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
15 8 (1.60%) ISEB
16 7 (1.40%) DV Cleared
16 7 (1.40%) MCP
17 5 (1.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.21%) QA
1 36 (7.21%) SLA
2 17 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.21%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.20%) COBIT
5 5 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (0.80%) PMO
7 1 (0.20%) GDPR
7 1 (0.20%) NIST
System Software
1 174 (34.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 161 (32.26%) Active Directory
3 116 (23.25%) Hyper-V
4 73 (14.63%) vSphere
5 54 (10.82%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (5.61%) XenDesktop
7 27 (5.41%) XenApp
8 21 (4.21%) Firmware
9 12 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (1.80%) Docker
10 9 (1.80%) KVM
10 9 (1.80%) Postfix
11 8 (1.60%) BitLocker
12 6 (1.20%) iptables
12 6 (1.20%) Kamailio
12 6 (1.20%) QEMU
12 6 (1.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 6 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (1.20%) VMware NSX
13 5 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 50 (10.02%) SCCM
2 25 (5.01%) HP Quality Center
3 24 (4.81%) Ansible
3 24 (4.81%) vCenter Server
4 23 (4.61%) Microsoft Intune
5 21 (4.21%) Puppet
6 19 (3.81%) HP ALM
7 17 (3.41%) FortiGate
8 16 (3.21%) NetBackup
9 15 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
10 13 (2.61%) HP UCMDB
11 10 (2.00%) Backup Exec
11 10 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
11 10 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (1.80%) Failover Clustering
12 9 (1.80%) SCOM
12 9 (1.80%) WSUS
12 9 (1.80%) ZABBIX
13 8 (1.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 7 (1.40%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 242 (48.50%) Cisco
2 238 (47.70%) VMware
3 234 (46.89%) Microsoft
4 104 (20.84%) Dell
5 80 (16.03%) Veeam
6 78 (15.63%) Citrix
7 64 (12.83%) NetApp
8 59 (11.82%) EMC
8 59 (11.82%) Juniper
9 55 (11.02%) Aruba
10 40 (8.02%) IBM
11 39 (7.82%) Fortinet
12 38 (7.62%) Oracle
13 34 (6.81%) Palo Alto
13 34 (6.81%) Remedy
14 33 (6.61%) SonicWALL
15 32 (6.41%) Meraki
16 30 (6.01%) Mitel
17 28 (5.61%) Apple
17 28 (5.61%) ServiceNow