The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ProCurve products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ProCurve over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ProCurve
Rank - 170 192
Permanent jobs citing ProCurve 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.19% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.43% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +15.38%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1684 1621 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.05% 44.01% 45.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1384 1681
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ProCurve
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

ProCurve Salary Trend in Manchester

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) VLAN
2 9 (81.82%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (72.73%) Project Planning
3 8 (72.73%) Migration
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) NetApp
7 3 (27.27%) Change Control
8 2 (18.18%) vCloud
8 2 (18.18%) vSphere
8 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (18.18%) WSUS
8 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
8 2 (18.18%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) VLAN
2 9 (81.82%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Technician
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Technician
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Project Planning
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) vCloud
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) NetApp
6 2 (18.18%) Symantec
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix