The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 11 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing HP 12 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.24% 3.74% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 16.22% 5.56% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £26,500 £31,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.87% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £31,500 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
74 72 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 75.51% 67.29% 46.21%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 38
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

HP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

HP Salary Trend in Shropshire

HP
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Shropshire

HP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Telford +8 12 £26,500 -15.87%
HP
West Midlands

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) UNIX
3 10 (45.45%) IBM
4 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
4 9 (40.91%) WebLogic
4 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
4 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 7 (31.82%) Citrix
6 7 (31.82%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) SAN
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) SonicWALL
9 4 (18.18%) XenApp
9 4 (18.18%) NetApp
9 4 (18.18%) DHCP
9 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
9 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
1 9 (40.91%) WebLogic
1 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) DDNS
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Junior
4 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Junior Support Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Network Support
8 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) UNIX
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) HPUX
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) AIX
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.55%) Network Design
1 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
1 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
1 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) XenApp
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (18.18%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
1 10 (45.45%) IBM
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) SonicWALL
6 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
7 2 (9.09%) Brocade
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle
8 1 (4.55%) Avaya
8 1 (4.55%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.55%) Mitel