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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 98 106 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -37
Permanent jobs citing HP 136 119 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.34% 2.20% 3.73%
As % of the Vendors category 4.90% 4.68% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 123 102 155
Average salary £33,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,406 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,600 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -1.00%
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
2773 2544 2690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.67% 47.08% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2281 2125 2208
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 0 71 £41,250 +10.00% 8
Warwickshire +10 30 £28,160 -33.74% 2
Coventry -23 18 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Solihull +14 8 £26,500 -37.64%
Wolverhampton +12 7 £26,500 -24.28% 2
Shropshire -11 6 £31,250 -10.71% 1
Staffordshire +11 5 £31,500 -33.68% 1
Dudley - 2 £32,500 -
Worcestershire -9 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £32,500 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 112 (44.62%) Windows
2 103 (41.04%) Cisco
3 99 (39.44%) VMware
4 68 (27.09%) Firewall
5 62 (24.70%) Microsoft
5 62 (24.70%) Active Directory
6 52 (20.72%) MS Exchange
7 46 (18.33%) Citrix
7 46 (18.33%) NetApp
8 45 (17.93%) SAN
8 45 (17.93%) HP Quality Center
9 44 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 44 (17.53%) Hyper-V
9 44 (17.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (17.13%) IBM
10 43 (17.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (16.73%) Cisco Certification
12 41 (16.33%) SLA
12 41 (16.33%) ITIL
13 40 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (15.14%) UNIX
15 37 (14.74%) Dell
16 35 (13.94%) CCNA
16 35 (13.94%) vSphere
17 34 (13.55%) CheckPoint
18 32 (12.75%) WAN
19 29 (11.55%) SQL
19 29 (11.55%) Data Centre
20 28 (11.16%) Linux
21 27 (10.76%) Oracle

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 52 (20.72%) MS Exchange
2 24 (9.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (6.37%) IBM Notes
4 15 (5.98%) SAS
4 15 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (3.98%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.39%) Apache
7 6 (2.39%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.59%) WorkSite
8 4 (1.59%) Lync
9 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.20%) Exstream Dialogue
9 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.20%) IIS
10 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.40%) CMS
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.58%) MS Office
3 10 (3.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.98%) Office 365
2 3 (1.20%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (27.09%) Firewall
2 45 (17.93%) SAN
3 32 (12.75%) WAN
4 27 (10.76%) LAN
5 24 (9.56%) TCP/IP
5 24 (9.56%) DNS
6 23 (9.16%) VLAN
7 20 (7.97%) IPv4
7 20 (7.97%) VPN
8 15 (5.98%) VoIP
8 15 (5.98%) IPsec
9 14 (5.58%) DHCP
9 14 (5.58%) Internet
9 14 (5.58%) MPLS
10 13 (5.18%) Wireless
11 11 (4.38%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (3.98%) Network Security
12 10 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (3.98%) IP Telephony
13 7 (2.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.40%) Big Data
4 1 (0.40%) MarkLogic
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (6.37%) HP UFT
2 10 (3.98%) LoadRunner
3 8 (3.19%) JUnit
4 7 (2.79%) JIRA
5 6 (2.39%) JMeter
5 6 (2.39%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.59%) NeoLoad
6 4 (1.59%) Selenium
7 1 (0.40%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.40%) Toad
7 1 (0.40%) NUnit
7 1 (0.40%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (0.40%) LoadUI
General
1 23 (9.16%) Finance
2 11 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.19%) Banking
4 7 (2.79%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.59%) Retail
7 3 (1.20%) Back Office
7 3 (1.20%) Law
8 2 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (13.55%) Analyst
2 29 (11.55%) Network Engineer
3 24 (9.56%) Architect
3 24 (9.56%) Administrator
4 20 (7.97%) Consultant
5 16 (6.37%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (5.98%) Support Engineer
7 14 (5.58%) Mainframe Operator
8 13 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (4.38%) Tester
9 11 (4.38%) Test Leader
10 10 (3.98%) Security Architect
10 10 (3.98%) Support Analyst
10 10 (3.98%) Network Administrator
11 9 (3.59%) Test Analyst
12 8 (3.19%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.19%) Automation Engineer
13 7 (2.79%) Automation Tester
13 7 (2.79%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.98%) ISPF
2 3 (1.20%) XML
3 2 (0.80%) Velocity
3 2 (0.80%) Web Services
4 1 (0.40%) HTML
4 1 (0.40%) Java EE
4 1 (0.40%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.55%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.98%) Mainframe
3 13 (5.18%) HP StoreVirtual
3 13 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.19%) Thin Client
4 8 (3.19%) Fat Client
5 7 (2.79%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.79%) HP Storage
6 5 (1.99%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.59%) Clustering
7 4 (1.59%) Life Science
8 3 (1.20%) iPhone
8 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.20%) Replication
8 3 (1.20%) CCTV
9 2 (0.80%) SecurID
9 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.40%) PMI
10 1 (0.40%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 112 (44.62%) Windows
2 44 (17.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 43 (17.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (15.14%) UNIX
6 28 (11.16%) Linux
7 10 (3.98%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (3.19%) HPUX
9 7 (2.79%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.59%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (1.59%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.80%) Android
13 1 (0.40%) MVS
13 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.40%) VMS
13 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.33%) ITIL
2 27 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (8.37%) Migration
4 20 (7.97%) Test Automation
5 19 (7.57%) Automation Testing
6 17 (6.77%) Incident Management
7 15 (5.98%) Project Management
7 15 (5.98%) Release Management
8 12 (4.78%) Mentoring
9 11 (4.38%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.98%) Network Design
10 10 (3.98%) SDLC
11 9 (3.59%) Test Management
11 9 (3.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.19%) Test Scripting
12 8 (3.19%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.19%) Risk Management
13 7 (2.79%) Business Development
13 7 (2.79%) Performance Testing
13 7 (2.79%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.55%) SQL
2 15 (5.98%) JCL
3 8 (3.19%) Java
4 6 (2.39%) Perl
4 6 (2.39%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.99%) PHP
5 5 (1.99%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.59%) C
7 1 (0.40%) C++
7 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.40%) VBScript
7 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (16.73%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (13.94%) CCNA
3 23 (9.16%) CCNP
3 23 (9.16%) ISTQB
4 22 (8.76%) Security Cleared
5 18 (7.17%) SC Cleared
5 18 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (6.37%) ISEB
7 15 (5.98%) MCSE
8 9 (3.59%) MCSA
8 9 (3.59%) Degree
8 9 (3.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (2.39%) NCIE
10 6 (2.39%) CCIE
11 5 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.99%) HP ASE
11 5 (1.99%) HP MASE
12 4 (1.59%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (16.33%) SLA
2 21 (8.37%) QA
3 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.59%) WAI
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.40%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 62 (24.70%) Active Directory
2 44 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (17.53%) Hyper-V
3 35 (13.94%) vSphere
4 18 (7.17%) XenApp
5 14 (5.58%) Terminal Services
5 14 (5.58%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (3.98%) XenDesktop
6 10 (3.98%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (2.39%) vCloud
8 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.40%) XenServer
9 1 (0.40%) HDFS
9 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 45 (17.93%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (6.77%) SCCM
3 15 (5.98%) ServiceCenter
3 15 (5.98%) OpenView
4 7 (2.79%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.79%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (2.39%) Puppet
6 5 (1.99%) Nagios
7 4 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.59%) SCOM
8 3 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.80%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.80%) WSUS
9 2 (0.80%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.40%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.40%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.40%) Foglight
10 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.40%) Netcool
10 1 (0.40%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 103 (41.04%) Cisco
2 99 (39.44%) VMware
3 62 (24.70%) Microsoft
4 46 (18.33%) Citrix
4 46 (18.33%) NetApp
5 43 (17.13%) IBM
6 37 (14.74%) Dell
7 34 (13.55%) CheckPoint
8 27 (10.76%) Oracle
9 25 (9.96%) SonicWALL
10 21 (8.37%) EMC
11 17 (6.77%) Intel
12 16 (6.37%) Juniper
12 16 (6.37%) Lotus
13 13 (5.18%) 3PAR
14 9 (3.59%) Veeam
14 9 (3.59%) F5
14 9 (3.59%) Red Hat
15 8 (3.19%) Avaya
15 8 (3.19%) Brocade
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 22 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + On-call + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwickshire
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £32,000 - £35,000
Posted: 25 days ago