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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ProCurve
Rank 187 178 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing ProCurve 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.027% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
1836 1641 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.48% 43.60% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1409 1748
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ProCurve within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Stockport - 4 £35,000 -
Altrincham +5 2 £40,000 -11.11%
ProCurve
North West

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) VLAN
4 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 9 (75.00%) VMware
5 8 (66.67%) Migration
5 8 (66.67%) Project Planning
6 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (50.00%) Wireless
8 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (41.67%) Degree
9 4 (33.33%) NetApp
10 3 (25.00%) SAN
10 3 (25.00%) SQL
10 3 (25.00%) DHCP
10 3 (25.00%) Change Control
10 3 (25.00%) vSphere
10 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
11 2 (16.67%) vCloud
11 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
11 2 (16.67%) WSUS

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) K2 blackpearl
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) VLAN
4 9 (75.00%) Network Security
4 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (50.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Technician
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
1 8 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Nortel
6 1 (8.33%) Dell