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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ProCurve
Rank 241 236 248
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing ProCurve 3 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.047% 0.19% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.41% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Average salary £39,000 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -13.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
2879 3134 3488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.98% 44.63% 46.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 2481 2855
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ProCurve across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

ProCurve Salary Histogram 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 1 May 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
Cheshire +6 2 £41,500 -
Manchester -7 1 £29,000 -29.69%
ProCurve
England

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) HP ASE
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) HP ASE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) EMC