The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 62 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing HP 67 79 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.37% 3.86% 2.95%
As % of the Vendors category 6.59% 6.87% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57 74 42
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1017 1150 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 51.11% 56.12% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 869 1013 745
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
West Midlands

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

HP Salary Trend in Birmingham

HP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 56 (44.80%) Cisco
2 50 (40.00%) VMware
3 41 (32.80%) NetApp
4 40 (32.00%) Firewall
5 37 (29.60%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (28.80%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (28.00%) Windows
7 35 (28.00%) SAN
8 31 (24.80%) Active Directory
9 29 (23.20%) CCNA
10 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
10 28 (22.40%) LAN
11 27 (21.60%) WAN
11 27 (21.60%) MS Exchange
11 27 (21.60%) Citrix
12 26 (20.80%) CheckPoint
13 25 (20.00%) CCNP
13 25 (20.00%) Finance
13 25 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 24 (19.20%) MPLS
15 22 (17.60%) Oracle
16 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (16.80%) XenApp
16 21 (16.80%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 19 (15.20%) SC Cleared
18 19 (15.20%) Security Cleared
18 19 (15.20%) Network Management
19 18 (14.40%) Performance Monitoring

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (21.60%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.60%) Lync
4 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.40%) IIS
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Office 365
2 5 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.40%) IaaS
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (32.00%) Firewall
2 35 (28.00%) SAN
3 28 (22.40%) LAN
4 27 (21.60%) WAN
5 24 (19.20%) MPLS
6 13 (10.40%) OSPF
7 10 (8.00%) VPN
7 10 (8.00%) Unified Communications
8 9 (7.20%) NetScaler
8 9 (7.20%) TCP/IP
9 7 (5.60%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (4.80%) Ethernet
10 6 (4.80%) Wireless
10 6 (4.80%) VLAN
11 5 (4.00%) NAS
11 5 (4.00%) IPsec
11 5 (4.00%) DHCP
11 5 (4.00%) DNS
12 4 (3.20%) iSCSI
13 3 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.80%) MarkLogic
4 1 (0.80%) Big Data
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.80%) DataStage
4 1 (0.80%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (8.80%) LoadRunner
2 10 (8.00%) Selenium
2 10 (8.00%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.80%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (0.80%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.80%) JMeter
3 1 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (14.40%) Retail
2 18 (14.40%) Back Office
3 6 (4.80%) Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.20%) Law
5 3 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (26.40%) Consultant
2 24 (19.20%) Network Engineer
3 18 (14.40%) Test Manager
4 17 (13.60%) Architect
5 13 (10.40%) Analyst
6 11 (8.80%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Performance Manager
6 11 (8.80%) Performance Test Manager
6 11 (8.80%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (8.00%) Technical Architect
8 9 (7.20%) Team Leader
8 9 (7.20%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (5.60%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 7 (5.60%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Test Analyst
11 6 (4.80%) Sales Consultant
11 6 (4.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Storage Consultant
12 5 (4.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.60%) .NET
1 2 (1.60%) XML
2 1 (0.80%) MapReduce
2 1 (0.80%) Java EE
2 1 (0.80%) Middleware
2 1 (0.80%) XSD
2 1 (0.80%) XSLT
2 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.80%) J2EE
2 1 (0.80%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.40%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.80%) Replication
3 4 (3.20%) Clustering
3 4 (3.20%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.40%) Celerra
4 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.60%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.80%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.80%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.00%) Windows
2 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.80%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.00%) UNIX
8 4 (3.20%) Linux
9 2 (1.60%) AIX
9 2 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.80%) HPUX
10 1 (0.80%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.80%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (15.20%) Network Management
3 18 (14.40%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (12.80%) Test Strategy
5 14 (11.20%) Performance Testing
6 12 (9.60%) Test Scripting
7 11 (8.80%) Business Development
7 11 (8.80%) ITIL
8 10 (8.00%) Migration
8 10 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.80%) Project Management
11 5 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (4.00%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.20%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (3.20%) Test Management
12 4 (3.20%) Network Monitoring
13 3 (2.40%) Change Control
13 3 (2.40%) SIEM
13 3 (2.40%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.60%) SQL
2 5 (4.00%) C
3 4 (3.20%) Java
4 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.80%) VB
4 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.80%) C++
4 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (29.60%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (23.20%) CCNA
3 25 (20.00%) CCNP
4 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (15.20%) SC Cleared
6 19 (15.20%) Security Cleared
7 16 (12.80%) MCSE
8 13 (10.40%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (8.00%) MCITP
10 8 (6.40%) CCEE
11 7 (5.60%) ISEB
12 6 (4.80%) CCA
12 6 (4.80%) ISTQB
12 6 (4.80%) Degree
12 6 (4.80%) CCIA
13 5 (4.00%) CCAA
13 5 (4.00%) CCIE
14 4 (3.20%) CCEA
14 4 (3.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 36 (28.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (24.80%) Active Directory
3 25 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 21 (16.80%) XenApp
5 17 (13.60%) vSphere
6 16 (12.80%) XenDesktop
7 11 (8.80%) XenServer
8 6 (4.80%) VMware ESX
9 5 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (2.40%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.60%) vCloud
12 1 (0.80%) HDFS
12 1 (0.80%) Nmap
12 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.80%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) NetBackup
2 10 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (4.00%) XenMobile
3 5 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.20%) SCCM
5 3 (2.40%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.60%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.60%) Legato
6 2 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.80%) CORE IMPACT
7 1 (0.80%) SCOM
7 1 (0.80%) Nessus
Vendors
1 56 (44.80%) Cisco
2 50 (40.00%) VMware
3 41 (32.80%) NetApp
4 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
5 27 (21.60%) Citrix
6 26 (20.80%) CheckPoint
7 22 (17.60%) Oracle
8 16 (12.80%) EMC
9 14 (11.20%) IBM
10 12 (9.60%) Dell
11 10 (8.00%) Symantec
11 10 (8.00%) SOASTA, Inc
12 8 (6.40%) SonicWALL
12 8 (6.40%) 3PAR
13 5 (4.00%) Kaspersky
13 5 (4.00%) Juniper
13 5 (4.00%) Hitachi
14 4 (3.20%) Sun
15 3 (2.40%) TippingPoint
15 3 (2.40%) F5
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + DOE
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Salary: Unspecified £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
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Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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