The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ProCurve
Rank 238 239 250
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing ProCurve 7 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.098% 0.12% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.28% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £33,500 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.46% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3180 3251 3815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.51% 44.85% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2529 2759 3308
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ProCurve
England

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 July 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 4 £33,500 -60.58%
Merseyside -10 2 £33,500 -48.46%
Manchester -19 1 - -
ProCurve
England

ProCurve
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (100.00%) HP
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 20 (90.91%) Windows
4 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (63.64%) VMware
6 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
6 13 (59.09%) DHCP
6 13 (59.09%) DNS
7 12 (54.55%) SAN
8 10 (45.45%) LAN
8 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
9 9 (40.91%) WAN
9 9 (40.91%) Cisco
9 9 (40.91%) MCSE
10 8 (36.36%) ITIL
10 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
10 8 (36.36%) VoIP
10 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
11 7 (31.82%) Backup Exec
11 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
11 7 (31.82%) EMC
11 7 (31.82%) Apple
12 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (27.27%) Firewall
13 5 (22.73%) Juniper
13 5 (22.73%) HP SIM
13 5 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (22.73%) iSCSI

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.55%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) DHCP
1 13 (59.09%) DNS
2 12 (54.55%) SAN
3 10 (45.45%) LAN
4 9 (40.91%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) VoIP
6 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) Firewall
8 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
8 5 (22.73%) VLAN
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 4 (18.18%) Wireless
10 3 (13.64%) NAS
10 3 (13.64%) HTTP
11 1 (4.55%) IPsec
11 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (4.55%) VPLS
11 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.55%) Automotive
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Systems Support
2 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Support
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Fat Client
1 5 (22.73%) Thin Client
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Debian
5 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Software Deployment
2 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) VBScript
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (40.91%) MCSE
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (22.73%) CCNA
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (13.64%) MCP
7 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (13.64%) QA
2 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (22.73%) vSphere
4 4 (18.18%) vCloud
4 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
4 4 (18.18%) Squid
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Backup Exec
2 5 (22.73%) HP SIM
3 4 (18.18%) SCCM
3 4 (18.18%) WSUS
4 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) HP
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) VMware
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco
5 7 (31.82%) EMC
5 7 (31.82%) Apple
6 5 (22.73%) Juniper
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) Symantec
7 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) Avaya
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
8 3 (13.64%) Aruba
8 3 (13.64%) Meru Networks
9 1 (4.55%) Mitel
9 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.55%) Brocade
9 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
9 1 (4.55%) NetApp