The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP 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 HP over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 99 111 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -38
Permanent jobs citing HP 119 113 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.20% 2.09% 3.34%
As % of the Vendors category 4.64% 4.48% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 102 107 134
Average salary £33,583 £35,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.73% -17.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,469 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -7.14%
HP
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
2563 2522 2562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.49% 46.70% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2126 2100 2064
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

HP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

HP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

HP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

HP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
Birmingham -13 53 £38,500 -3.75% 12
Warwickshire +14 28 £33,000 -22.35% 3
Coventry -19 16 £35,000 -6.66% 12
Staffordshire +21 7 £28,550 -12.15% 2
Shropshire -4 5 £39,000 +30.00% 3
Solihull - 3 £26,500 -
Walsall - 2 £32,500 -
Dudley - 2 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton +14 1 £26,500 -24.28%
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 102 (47.89%) VMware
2 94 (44.13%) Windows
3 83 (38.97%) Cisco
4 67 (31.46%) Microsoft
5 56 (26.29%) Firewall
6 50 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 48 (22.54%) Active Directory
8 46 (21.60%) Citrix
8 46 (21.60%) NetApp
9 44 (20.66%) SAN
10 43 (20.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (18.78%) IBM
11 40 (18.78%) MS Exchange
12 38 (17.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 37 (17.37%) HP Quality Center
14 35 (16.43%) Hyper-V
14 35 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 34 (15.96%) ITIL
16 32 (15.02%) UNIX
16 32 (15.02%) Linux
16 32 (15.02%) Cisco Certification
16 32 (15.02%) Data Centre
16 32 (15.02%) vSphere
17 30 (14.08%) CCNA
17 30 (14.08%) Dell
18 29 (13.62%) MS Excel
19 28 (13.15%) WAN
20 27 (12.68%) SLA
21 25 (11.74%) DNS
21 25 (11.74%) EMC

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 40 (18.78%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (6.10%) IBM Notes
5 12 (5.63%) SAS
5 12 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.69%) Apache
6 10 (4.69%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.82%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.88%) IIS
9 4 (1.88%) WorkSite
9 4 (1.88%) Lync
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.47%) CMS
10 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (13.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.16%) MS Office
3 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) Office 365
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (26.29%) Firewall
2 44 (20.66%) SAN
3 28 (13.15%) WAN
4 25 (11.74%) DNS
5 23 (10.80%) LAN
5 23 (10.80%) VLAN
6 22 (10.33%) VPN
7 19 (8.92%) TCP/IP
8 16 (7.51%) IPv4
9 15 (7.04%) DHCP
9 15 (7.04%) IP Telephony
10 13 (6.10%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (5.16%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (5.16%) IPsec
12 10 (4.69%) DDNS
13 9 (4.23%) MPLS
14 8 (3.76%) Internet
14 8 (3.76%) VoIP
15 7 (3.29%) IPv6
16 6 (2.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.47%) MarkLogic
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.47%) Big Data
2 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (2.82%) LoadRunner
2 6 (2.82%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.35%) JUnit
4 4 (1.88%) JIRA
4 4 (1.88%) Selenium
5 3 (1.41%) JMeter
6 1 (0.47%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.47%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.47%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.47%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.47%) NUnit
6 1 (0.47%) Toad
6 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (9.86%) Finance
2 10 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.29%) Banking
4 4 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.41%) Back Office
5 3 (1.41%) Retail
6 2 (0.94%) Law
6 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.94%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Local Government
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (15.49%) Analyst
2 23 (10.80%) Network Engineer
3 22 (10.33%) Architect
4 17 (7.98%) Consultant
5 16 (7.51%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.51%) Administrator
6 15 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (5.16%) Mainframe Operator
8 11 (5.16%) Test Analyst
9 10 (4.69%) Support Analyst
9 10 (4.69%) Test Leader
10 8 (3.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (3.76%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (3.29%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (3.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.29%) Network Support
12 6 (2.82%) Network Administrator
12 6 (2.82%) Security Architect
12 6 (2.82%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.63%) ISPF
2 3 (1.41%) XML
3 2 (0.94%) Web Services
3 2 (0.94%) Velocity
4 1 (0.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.02%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.63%) Mainframe
2 12 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.82%) Thin Client
3 6 (2.82%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.88%) Clustering
5 4 (1.88%) Life Science
6 3 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.94%) SecurID
7 2 (0.94%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.47%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.47%) LPAR
8 1 (0.47%) Wiki
8 1 (0.47%) CMDB
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 94 (44.13%) Windows
2 43 (20.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (17.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (15.02%) UNIX
5 32 (15.02%) Linux
6 9 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.76%) HPUX
8 7 (3.29%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (3.29%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.35%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.88%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.41%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.94%) Android
13 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.47%) VMS
13 1 (0.47%) AIX
13 1 (0.47%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.96%) ITIL
2 20 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (8.92%) Migration
4 14 (6.57%) Incident Management
5 13 (6.10%) Test Automation
5 13 (6.10%) Project Management
6 12 (5.63%) Release Management
7 11 (5.16%) Automation Testing
8 10 (4.69%) Network Design
8 10 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 9 (4.23%) Test Scripting
9 9 (4.23%) Service Delivery
10 8 (3.76%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.76%) Risk Management
10 8 (3.76%) Test Management
11 7 (3.29%) Server Building
11 7 (3.29%) SDLC
11 7 (3.29%) Business Development
11 7 (3.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (3.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.33%) SQL
2 12 (5.63%) JCL
3 7 (3.29%) Java
4 6 (2.82%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.35%) C
5 5 (2.35%) Perl
5 5 (2.35%) PHP
6 4 (1.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.47%) VBScript
7 1 (0.47%) C++
7 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (15.02%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (14.08%) CCNA
3 21 (9.86%) Security Cleared
4 17 (7.98%) SC Cleared
5 16 (7.51%) ISTQB
6 15 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (6.57%) ISEB
8 12 (5.63%) CCNP
9 11 (5.16%) MCSE
10 7 (3.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.82%) NCIE
12 5 (2.35%) HP MASE
12 5 (2.35%) MCSA
12 5 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.88%) CCA
13 4 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.88%) Degree
13 4 (1.88%) MCITP
13 4 (1.88%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.88%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.68%) SLA
2 20 (9.39%) QA
3 7 (3.29%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.41%) WAI
6 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.47%) COBIT
6 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (23.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (22.54%) Active Directory
3 35 (16.43%) Hyper-V
4 32 (15.02%) vSphere
5 16 (7.51%) XenApp
6 11 (5.16%) VMware ESX
7 9 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (4.23%) Terminal Services
8 7 (3.29%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (2.82%) vCloud
10 3 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 37 (17.37%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (9.39%) SCCM
3 12 (5.63%) OpenView
3 12 (5.63%) ServiceCenter
4 9 (4.23%) Nagios
5 6 (2.82%) Puppet
6 5 (2.35%) SCOM
6 5 (2.35%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.94%) Foglight
9 2 (0.94%) WSUS
10 1 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.47%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 102 (47.89%) VMware
2 83 (38.97%) Cisco
3 67 (31.46%) Microsoft
4 46 (21.60%) Citrix
4 46 (21.60%) NetApp
5 40 (18.78%) IBM
6 30 (14.08%) Dell
7 25 (11.74%) EMC
8 23 (10.80%) Oracle
9 21 (9.86%) SonicWALL
10 20 (9.39%) CheckPoint
11 15 (7.04%) 3PAR
12 14 (6.57%) Intel
13 13 (6.10%) Lotus
14 12 (5.63%) Juniper
15 11 (5.16%) Brocade
15 11 (5.16%) Red Hat
16 7 (3.29%) Symantec
17 6 (2.82%) Veritas
17 6 (2.82%) Avaya
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £34330 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Orbit
Salary: From £21,970 to £24,411 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pomeroy IT Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Sainsbury
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago