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 28 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 HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ProCurve
Rank 255 224 250
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +26
Permanent jobs citing ProCurve 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.13% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.29% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £65,000 £32,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.30%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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
3313 3094 3776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.06% 45.19% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2563 2623 3268
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 £23,900 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 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
Cheshire - 3 - -
Manchester -18 1 - -
ProCurve
England

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (100.00%) HP
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (87.50%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) DNS
4 11 (68.75%) DHCP
4 11 (68.75%) SAN
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
6 9 (56.25%) VMware
7 8 (50.00%) LAN
8 7 (43.75%) WAN
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
9 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (37.50%) Backup Exec
9 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
9 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
9 6 (37.50%) ITIL
9 6 (37.50%) EMC
9 6 (37.50%) Apple
10 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
10 5 (31.25%) VPN
10 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
10 5 (31.25%) VLAN
10 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
10 5 (31.25%) HP SIM
11 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (25.00%) vSphere
11 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
11 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) DNS
1 11 (68.75%) DHCP
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) HTTP
7 3 (18.75%) NAS
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall
9 1 (6.25%) MPLS
9 1 (6.25%) OSPF
9 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
9 1 (6.25%) WLAN
9 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Server Support
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Network Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
1 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Debian
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 3 (18.75%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) VBScript
2 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) MCP
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (18.75%) Squid
4 3 (18.75%) vCloud
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Backup Exec
2 5 (31.25%) HP SIM
3 3 (18.75%) WSUS
3 3 (18.75%) SCCM
4 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) HP
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) EMC
4 6 (37.50%) Apple
5 4 (25.00%) Dell
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 3 (18.75%) Symantec
6 3 (18.75%) Meru Networks
6 3 (18.75%) Aruba
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Intel
7 1 (6.25%) Nortel
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Mitel
7 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat