The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Solihull region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 43 22 50
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Permanent jobs citing HP 6 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.07% 8.04% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 4.03% 15.44% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 1
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
149 149 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 51.38% 52.10% 62.31%
Number of salaries quoted 97 110 100
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,406 £25,540 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
West Midlands

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

HP
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

HP Salary Trend in Solihull

HP
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

HP Salary Histogram in Solihull

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 5 (71.43%) Clustering
3 5 (71.43%) NAS
3 5 (71.43%) Lync
4 4 (57.14%) Change Control
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) MSI
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) Lync
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
2 2 (28.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) SCDPM
3 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat