The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Hitachi products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hitachi over the 3 months to 27 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 Hitachi Ltd.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hitachi
Rank 209 197 193
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Hitachi 2 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.072% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 8
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +24.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
Hitachi
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2762 2794 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.41% 50.62% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2279 2391 2069
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Hitachi
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Hitachi Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Hitachi
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Hitachi Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Hitachi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Hitachi 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 Hitachi.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (20.00%) SNIA Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) StorageTek
4 1 (20.00%) ADIC
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Hitachi
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Hitachi 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 Hitachi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SNIA Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SCSE
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) ADIC
4 1 (20.00%) StorageTek
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Dell