The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 20 August 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 Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 11 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs citing HP 8 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.20% 7.32% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 17.39% 13.55% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 3
Average salary £57,500 £63,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.80% +34.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 155 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 35.66% 54.01% 71.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36 123 118
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £98,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

HP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

HP Salary Trend in the Midlands

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
3 4 (33.33%) ISEB
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (25.00%) IAG
4 3 (25.00%) UAG
4 3 (25.00%) Lync
4 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) SLA
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (25.00%) COM
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (25.00%) Lync
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (8.33%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Test Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) HP ASE
2 1 (8.33%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) ISA Server
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (25.00%) XenApp
1 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (25.00%) IAG
1 3 (25.00%) UAG
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) Cacti
1 3 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
2 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Symantec
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Mitel
5 1 (8.33%) Computacenter
5 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
5 1 (8.33%) Tandberg
5 1 (8.33%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee