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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 55 37 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs citing HP 62 96 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.42% 5.52% 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 6.87% 9.31% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 58 76 39
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
902 1031 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.72% 59.29% 50.21%
Number of salaries quoted 777 838 622
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 18 April 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (34.45%) VMware
2 38 (31.93%) Cisco
3 35 (29.41%) NetApp
4 34 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (24.37%) SAN
6 28 (23.53%) Citrix
7 27 (22.69%) Microsoft
8 25 (21.01%) Finance
9 24 (20.17%) EMC
10 23 (19.33%) Active Directory
10 23 (19.33%) Windows
10 23 (19.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (18.49%) IBM
11 22 (18.49%) vSphere
12 20 (16.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (15.13%) MCITP
13 18 (15.13%) Retail
13 18 (15.13%) MS Exchange
14 17 (14.29%) Oracle
14 17 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (14.29%) Firewall
14 17 (14.29%) XenDesktop
14 17 (14.29%) Hyper-V
14 17 (14.29%) XenApp
15 16 (13.45%) Test Strategy
15 16 (13.45%) WAN
15 16 (13.45%) Degree
16 15 (12.61%) Banking
16 15 (12.61%) LAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (15.13%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (5.88%) Lync
3 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.68%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.84%) Papyrus
7 1 (0.84%) IIS
7 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) MS Project
3 2 (1.68%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.84%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.84%) DOC1
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.37%) SAN
2 17 (14.29%) Firewall
3 16 (13.45%) WAN
4 15 (12.61%) LAN
5 13 (10.92%) NetScaler
6 8 (6.72%) VPN
6 8 (6.72%) MPLS
6 8 (6.72%) Unified Communications
7 5 (4.20%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (4.20%) Wireless
7 5 (4.20%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.36%) Ethernet
8 4 (3.36%) Internet
8 4 (3.36%) VLAN
9 3 (2.52%) NAS
9 3 (2.52%) IPsec
9 3 (2.52%) OSPF
10 2 (1.68%) ADSL
10 2 (1.68%) Network Security
11 1 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.36%) OLAP
4 4 (3.36%) DataStage
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) LoadRunner
2 4 (3.36%) Bugzilla
3 3 (2.52%) NeoLoad
3 3 (2.52%) Selenium
General
1 25 (21.01%) Finance
2 18 (15.13%) Retail
3 15 (12.61%) Banking
4 9 (7.56%) Back Office
5 8 (6.72%) Telecoms
6 7 (5.88%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.36%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.36%) Marketing
8 1 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.84%) Legal
8 1 (0.84%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (31.09%) Consultant
2 17 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 13 (10.92%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 12 (10.08%) Architect
5 11 (9.24%) Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Technical Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Team Leader
7 9 (7.56%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (5.88%) UAT Manager
8 7 (5.88%) UAT Test Manager
8 7 (5.88%) Network Consultant
8 7 (5.88%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) VMware Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Storage Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.20%) Tester
10 4 (3.36%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) .NET
2 2 (1.68%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.84%) HTML
3 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.36%) CLARiiON
1 4 (3.36%) Replication
1 4 (3.36%) FlexPod
2 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (2.52%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (2.52%) Celerra
2 3 (2.52%) Clustering
2 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.68%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.84%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.84%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.84%) Handset
4 1 (0.84%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.84%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.33%) Windows
2 13 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (9.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.88%) UNIX
4 7 (5.88%) Linux
5 5 (4.20%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.20%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.84%) AIX
7 1 (0.84%) HPUX
7 1 (0.84%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (13.45%) Test Strategy
3 14 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 13 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.08%) Migration
6 11 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.40%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (8.40%) ITIL
8 8 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (6.72%) Workflow
8 8 (6.72%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (5.88%) Performance Testing
9 7 (5.88%) Stress Testing
10 6 (5.04%) Change Management
10 6 (5.04%) Software Testing
10 6 (5.04%) Network Management
11 5 (4.20%) Change Control
11 5 (4.20%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (2.52%) C
2 3 (2.52%) Python
3 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.68%) VBScript
3 2 (1.68%) VB
3 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.84%) C#
4 1 (0.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (15.13%) MCITP
4 17 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (13.45%) Degree
6 12 (10.08%) CCEE
6 12 (10.08%) CCIA
6 12 (10.08%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (9.24%) Security Cleared
8 10 (8.40%) ISEB
8 10 (8.40%) CCEA
8 10 (8.40%) SC Cleared
9 9 (7.56%) CCNP
10 8 (6.72%) CCNA
10 8 (6.72%) VCAP
10 8 (6.72%) CCAA
11 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
11 7 (5.88%) MCSE
12 6 (5.04%) CCIE
13 5 (4.20%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) SLA
2 5 (4.20%) QA
System Software
1 34 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (19.33%) Active Directory
3 22 (18.49%) vSphere
4 17 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 17 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 17 (14.29%) XenApp
5 13 (10.92%) XenServer
6 7 (5.88%) vCloud
7 4 (3.36%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.52%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.84%) Nmap
10 1 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.84%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.84%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 11 (9.24%) NetBackup
2 5 (4.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (3.36%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.36%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.36%) SCCM
4 3 (2.52%) XenMobile
4 3 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.52%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.68%) Legato
5 2 (1.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.68%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.84%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.84%) SCOM
6 1 (0.84%) Nessus
Vendors
1 41 (34.45%) VMware
2 38 (31.93%) Cisco
3 35 (29.41%) NetApp
4 28 (23.53%) Citrix
5 27 (22.69%) Microsoft
6 24 (20.17%) EMC
7 22 (18.49%) IBM
8 17 (14.29%) Oracle
9 15 (12.61%) Dell
10 11 (9.24%) CheckPoint
11 10 (8.40%) Veeam
11 10 (8.40%) Symantec
12 8 (6.72%) 3PAR
13 7 (5.88%) Juniper
14 5 (4.20%) F5
14 5 (4.20%) Brocade
14 5 (4.20%) Fortinet
14 5 (4.20%) TippingPoint
14 5 (4.20%) Hitachi
14 5 (4.20%) McAfee
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