The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ProCurve products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ProCurve over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ProCurve
Rank 116 126 114
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing ProCurve 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.22% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.51% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -60.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £28,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+49.12% -40.00%
ProCurve
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
732 791 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.71% 43.51% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 571 618 650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ProCurve
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

ProCurve Salary Trend in Cheshire

ProCurve
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ProCurve within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -2 4 £37,500 -
ProCurve
North West

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Patch Management
2 5 (83.33%) EMC VNX
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) WSUS
2 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (83.33%) vCloud
2 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) HP ASE
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) RHCE
3 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (83.33%) vCloud
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
1 5 (83.33%) WSUS
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat