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 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 79 88 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing HP 171 150 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.98% 2.87% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category 6.07% 5.72% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 138 128 116
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,495 £29,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
2818 2623 2381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.10% 50.19% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 2210 2065
Average salary £39,961 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 November 2014.

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 November 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
Birmingham -8 79 £41,250 -17.50% 8
Coventry +15 46 £40,000 -22.10% 4
Warwickshire +9 14 £33,000 -31.95% 5
Shropshire +6 11 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Staffordshire -9 7 £27,500 -17.91%
Worcestershire +9 3 £31,000 -24.84% 1
Solihull -17 3 £37,500 -12.79% 1
Wolverhampton -15 1 £27,500 -15.56%
Herefordshire - 1 £21,000 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 182 (57.41%) VMware
2 160 (50.47%) Windows
3 135 (42.59%) Cisco
4 131 (41.32%) Microsoft
5 121 (38.17%) Citrix
6 107 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 84 (26.50%) MS Exchange
7 84 (26.50%) Firewall
8 82 (25.87%) Active Directory
8 82 (25.87%) SAN
9 81 (25.55%) NetApp
10 75 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 74 (23.34%) Cisco Certification
12 72 (22.71%) IBM
13 69 (21.77%) Microsoft Certification
14 68 (21.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 66 (20.82%) Hyper-V
16 65 (20.50%) XenApp
16 65 (20.50%) vSphere
17 64 (20.19%) CCNA
18 61 (19.24%) MCSE
19 60 (18.93%) Windows Server 2003
20 57 (17.98%) LAN
21 55 (17.35%) WAN
21 55 (17.35%) Finance
22 50 (15.77%) SQL Server
22 50 (15.77%) EMC
23 49 (15.46%) ITIL
24 36 (11.36%) CheckPoint
24 36 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 84 (26.50%) MS Exchange
2 36 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (7.89%) IIS
4 24 (7.57%) SharePoint
5 21 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (6.31%) Lync
7 15 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (3.79%) IBM Notes
9 12 (3.79%) SAS
10 9 (2.84%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.21%) Apache Pig
12 6 (1.89%) FileNet
12 6 (1.89%) Alfresco
12 6 (1.89%) Documentum
13 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.63%) Apache
15 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.32%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 35 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.42%) Office 365
2 10 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (26.50%) Firewall
2 82 (25.87%) SAN
3 57 (17.98%) LAN
4 55 (17.35%) WAN
5 34 (10.73%) DNS
6 29 (9.15%) DHCP
7 26 (8.20%) TCP/IP
7 26 (8.20%) Internet
8 25 (7.89%) NAS
9 21 (6.62%) VLAN
9 21 (6.62%) VPN
10 20 (6.31%) MPLS
11 17 (5.36%) NetScaler
12 12 (3.79%) iSCSI
12 12 (3.79%) VoIP
13 11 (3.47%) IP Telephony
14 10 (3.15%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (2.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (2.84%) OSPF
15 9 (2.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.21%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.21%) Apache Hive
4 7 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.21%) Big Data
4 7 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.21%) MarkLogic
5 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.58%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.52%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.58%) Selenium
3 5 (1.58%) NeoLoad
4 4 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (0.95%) MSI
6 2 (0.63%) JMeter
7 1 (0.32%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (0.32%) ProC
General
1 55 (17.35%) Finance
2 12 (3.79%) Banking
3 8 (2.52%) Retail
4 7 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.89%) Back Office
6 5 (1.58%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.95%) Local Government
8 2 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (16.40%) Consultant
2 48 (15.14%) Support Engineer
3 42 (13.25%) Network Engineer
3 42 (13.25%) Analyst
4 33 (10.41%) Architect
5 20 (6.31%) Team Leader
6 19 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support
7 17 (5.36%) Test Analyst
7 17 (5.36%) Senior Support Engineer
8 16 (5.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 15 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (4.73%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (4.10%) Test Manager
10 13 (4.10%) Sales Consultant
11 12 (3.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (3.79%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (3.79%) IT Support
12 11 (3.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.99%) XML
2 13 (4.10%) .NET
3 12 (3.79%) ISPF
4 7 (2.21%) Java EE
5 6 (1.89%) Software Packaging
6 5 (1.58%) Web Services
7 4 (1.26%) COM
8 3 (0.95%) XSD
8 3 (0.95%) XSLT
8 3 (0.95%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.95%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.63%) Middleware
10 1 (0.32%) SonicMQ
10 1 (0.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.36%) Clustering
2 12 (3.79%) Mainframe
3 10 (3.15%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.21%) Life Science
5 6 (1.89%) EqualLogic
5 6 (1.89%) FlexPod
6 5 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.58%) Replication
7 4 (1.26%) CLARiiON
7 4 (1.26%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.26%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.26%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 160 (50.47%) Windows
2 75 (23.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (21.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (18.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (8.52%) UNIX
6 26 (8.20%) Linux
7 13 (4.10%) Windows Vista
8 11 (3.47%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.84%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.84%) Windows XP
10 8 (2.52%) AIX
11 5 (1.58%) VMS
12 4 (1.26%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.63%) MVS
13 2 (0.63%) HPUX
14 1 (0.32%) Solaris
14 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (15.46%) ITIL
2 30 (9.46%) Migration
3 22 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (6.31%) Test Scripting
5 18 (5.68%) Performance Monitoring
6 16 (5.05%) Change Control
7 15 (4.73%) Project Management
7 15 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (4.42%) Incident Management
9 13 (4.10%) Network Management
10 12 (3.79%) Business Development
10 12 (3.79%) Change Management
10 12 (3.79%) Scrum
10 12 (3.79%) Network Monitoring
10 12 (3.79%) Line Management
10 12 (3.79%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.47%) Release Management
11 11 (3.47%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (3.47%) Test Strategy
11 11 (3.47%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.15%) SQL
2 15 (4.73%) Java
3 13 (4.10%) PowerShell
4 12 (3.79%) JCL
5 6 (1.89%) R
6 4 (1.26%) VB
7 3 (0.95%) C
8 2 (0.63%) C#
8 2 (0.63%) Perl
8 2 (0.63%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) VBScript
9 1 (0.32%) C++
9 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (23.34%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (21.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (20.19%) CCNA
4 61 (19.24%) MCSE
5 33 (10.41%) CCNP
6 32 (10.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (10.09%) Security Cleared
7 31 (9.78%) SC Cleared
8 29 (9.15%) Citrix Certification
9 23 (7.26%) CCA
10 20 (6.31%) MCITP
11 18 (5.68%) ISEB
12 16 (5.05%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (4.42%) Degree
14 11 (3.47%) VTSP
15 10 (3.15%) ISTQB
15 10 (3.15%) MCSA
16 6 (1.89%) CCDP
16 6 (1.89%) NCDA
17 5 (1.58%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.26%) SLA
2 16 (5.05%) QA
3 7 (2.21%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 107 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (25.87%) Active Directory
3 66 (20.82%) Hyper-V
4 65 (20.50%) XenApp
4 65 (20.50%) vSphere
5 31 (9.78%) XenDesktop
6 15 (4.73%) VMware ESX
7 13 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (3.15%) vCloud
9 7 (2.21%) HDFS
9 7 (2.21%) XenServer
10 5 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.26%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.26%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (1.26%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.95%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.32%) IAG
13 1 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 31 (9.78%) Backup Exec
2 19 (5.99%) SCCM
2 19 (5.99%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (4.73%) NetBackup
4 13 (4.10%) OpenView
5 12 (3.79%) ServiceCenter
5 12 (3.79%) SCOM
6 11 (3.47%) SCDPM
7 8 (2.52%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (2.52%) XenMobile
8 7 (2.21%) SCOrch
9 6 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (1.58%) MAILsweeper
11 4 (1.26%) Nagios
11 4 (1.26%) WSUS
12 3 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.63%) HP SIM
13 2 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
14 1 (0.32%) Cacti
14 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 182 (57.41%) VMware
2 135 (42.59%) Cisco
3 131 (41.32%) Microsoft
4 121 (38.17%) Citrix
5 81 (25.55%) NetApp
6 72 (22.71%) IBM
7 50 (15.77%) EMC
8 36 (11.36%) CheckPoint
9 35 (11.04%) Oracle
10 24 (7.57%) Symantec
10 24 (7.57%) Dell
11 22 (6.94%) SonicWALL
12 14 (4.42%) WatchGuard
13 13 (4.10%) Brocade
14 12 (3.79%) Lotus
14 12 (3.79%) Intel
15 11 (3.47%) SolarWinds
16 10 (3.15%) Avaya
16 10 (3.15%) Mitel
17 9 (2.84%) Juniper
Kidderminster
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + uncapped + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands (County)
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £37,000 to £48,500 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Shift allow
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwick
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago