The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ProCurve products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ProCurve over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ProCurve
Rank 254 240 258
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing ProCurve 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.12% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.26% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £33,500 £65,000 £32,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.46% +100.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £53,000 £28,490
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,000 £36,410
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
ProCurve
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3338 3110 3732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.18% 45.55% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 2635 3196
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ProCurve
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ProCurve Salary Trend in the North West

ProCurve
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ProCurve within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Manchester -8 6 £33,500 -48.46%
Cheshire - 2 - -
ProCurve
England

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (100.00%) HP
2 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) LAN
4 10 (66.67%) WAN
5 9 (60.00%) DHCP
5 9 (60.00%) VPN
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (60.00%) SAN
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco
6 8 (53.33%) VMware
7 7 (46.67%) VLAN
7 7 (46.67%) Project Planning
7 7 (46.67%) Migration
8 6 (40.00%) Firewall
8 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (33.33%) Network Security
9 5 (33.33%) Wireless
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (33.33%) EMC
9 5 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
10 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (26.67%) IIS
10 4 (26.67%) Dell
10 4 (26.67%) Degree
10 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (20.00%) NAS

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) DNS
2 11 (73.33%) LAN
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
4 9 (60.00%) DHCP
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
4 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 7 (46.67%) VLAN
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (33.33%) Network Security
7 5 (33.33%) Wireless
8 3 (20.00%) NAS
8 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) Internet
9 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (6.67%) VPLS
9 1 (6.67%) SSL
9 1 (6.67%) WLAN
9 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Debian
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Planning
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (13.33%) vCloud
4 2 (13.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) HP
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) Dell
6 3 (20.00%) Juniper
6 3 (20.00%) NetApp
6 3 (20.00%) Apple
7 2 (13.33%) Symantec
7 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
8 1 (6.67%) Brocade
8 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 1 (6.67%) Nortel
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle