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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 103 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing HP 126 133 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.35% 2.74% 2.91%
As % of the Vendors category 4.94% 5.40% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 106 100 116
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,315 £26,200 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
2550 2463 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.62% 50.76% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2025 2032
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -14 59 £40,000 -21.95% 8
Coventry -2 31 £39,750 -24.28% 1
Shropshire +6 13 £30,000 -4.76%
Warwickshire +1 12 £30,500 -37.11% 2
Staffordshire -2 6 £26,750 -21.32%
Worcestershire +12 3 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Wolverhampton -16 1 £27,500 -15.56%
Herefordshire - 1 £21,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 173 (58.64%) VMware
2 156 (52.88%) Windows
3 128 (43.39%) Cisco
4 125 (42.37%) Microsoft
5 116 (39.32%) Citrix
6 102 (34.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 81 (27.46%) SAN
8 80 (27.12%) Active Directory
9 77 (26.10%) NetApp
10 76 (25.76%) MS Exchange
10 76 (25.76%) Firewall
10 76 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 70 (23.73%) IBM
12 69 (23.39%) vSphere
13 66 (22.37%) Windows Server 2012
14 64 (21.69%) Cisco Certification
15 63 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
15 63 (21.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 59 (20.00%) XenApp
17 56 (18.98%) LAN
17 56 (18.98%) Hyper-V
18 55 (18.64%) CCNA
19 54 (18.31%) MCSE
19 54 (18.31%) WAN
20 50 (16.95%) EMC
21 49 (16.61%) ITIL
22 45 (15.25%) Finance
23 43 (14.58%) SQL Server
24 40 (13.56%) DNS
25 39 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2010

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 76 (25.76%) MS Exchange
2 39 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (8.47%) IIS
4 21 (7.12%) SharePoint
5 20 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (4.75%) Lync
8 12 (4.07%) IBM Notes
8 12 (4.07%) SAS
9 11 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.37%) Apache Pig
10 7 (2.37%) WebLogic
11 6 (2.03%) Apache
11 6 (2.03%) Documentum
11 6 (2.03%) FileNet
11 6 (2.03%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.34%) Sonic ESB
12 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 35 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.73%) Office 365
2 10 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (27.46%) SAN
2 76 (25.76%) Firewall
3 56 (18.98%) LAN
4 54 (18.31%) WAN
5 40 (13.56%) DNS
6 31 (10.51%) DHCP
7 25 (8.47%) Internet
8 24 (8.14%) VPN
9 23 (7.80%) TCP/IP
10 22 (7.46%) VLAN
10 22 (7.46%) NAS
11 16 (5.42%) NetScaler
11 16 (5.42%) IP Telephony
11 16 (5.42%) MPLS
12 10 (3.39%) VoIP
13 9 (3.05%) Intranet
13 9 (3.05%) DDNS
13 9 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (3.05%) iSCSI
14 7 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.37%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.37%) Apache Hive
4 7 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.37%) Big Data
4 7 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.37%) MarkLogic
5 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.36%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.68%) JMeter
4 1 (0.34%) Selenium
4 1 (0.34%) NeoLoad
4 1 (0.34%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (0.34%) ProC
General
1 45 (15.25%) Finance
2 11 (3.73%) Banking
3 7 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.02%) Local Government
5 3 (1.02%) Retail
6 2 (0.68%) Law
6 2 (0.68%) Back Office
6 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Automotive
7 1 (0.34%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (14.92%) Consultant
2 43 (14.58%) Analyst
3 41 (13.90%) Support Engineer
4 40 (13.56%) Network Engineer
5 30 (10.17%) Architect
6 18 (6.10%) Team Leader
7 16 (5.42%) Test Analyst
8 15 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (4.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 14 (4.75%) Senior Support Engineer
10 13 (4.41%) Sales Consultant
10 13 (4.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 12 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.73%) Support Analyst
12 11 (3.73%) IT Support Engineer
12 11 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (3.73%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 11 (3.73%) IT Support
13 10 (3.39%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.44%) XML
2 12 (4.07%) .NET
2 12 (4.07%) ISPF
3 7 (2.37%) Java EE
4 6 (2.03%) Software Packaging
5 5 (1.69%) Web Services
6 4 (1.36%) COM
7 3 (1.02%) XSD
7 3 (1.02%) XSLT
7 3 (1.02%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.68%) Middleware
9 1 (0.34%) SonicMQ
9 1 (0.34%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.07%) Mainframe
2 10 (3.39%) Clustering
3 8 (2.71%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.37%) Life Science
5 6 (2.03%) FlexPod
6 5 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.69%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.36%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.36%) Replication
7 4 (1.36%) CLARiiON
7 4 (1.36%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 156 (52.88%) Windows
2 76 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (22.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (21.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (10.17%) Linux
6 26 (8.81%) UNIX
7 13 (4.41%) Windows Vista
8 11 (3.73%) Windows 8
9 10 (3.39%) Ubuntu
10 9 (3.05%) Windows 7
11 8 (2.71%) AIX
12 7 (2.37%) Windows XP
13 6 (2.03%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (1.69%) VMS
15 2 (0.68%) MVS
15 2 (0.68%) HPUX
15 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.34%) Solaris
16 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.61%) ITIL
2 28 (9.49%) Migration
3 22 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (5.76%) Test Scripting
5 14 (4.75%) Change Control
5 14 (4.75%) Incident Management
5 14 (4.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (4.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (4.41%) Scrum
7 12 (4.07%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (3.73%) Line Management
8 11 (3.73%) Mentoring
8 11 (3.73%) Change Management
8 11 (3.73%) Release Management
9 10 (3.39%) Test Management
9 10 (3.39%) Project Management
10 9 (3.05%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.05%) Network Management
11 8 (2.71%) Use Case
11 8 (2.71%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.85%) SQL
2 14 (4.75%) Java
3 12 (4.07%) JCL
3 12 (4.07%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.03%) R
5 3 (1.02%) C
6 2 (0.68%) C#
6 2 (0.68%) VB
6 2 (0.68%) PHP
7 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.34%) VBScript
7 1 (0.34%) C++
7 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 64 (21.69%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (18.64%) CCNA
4 54 (18.31%) MCSE
5 30 (10.17%) CCNP
6 29 (9.83%) Security Cleared
7 28 (9.49%) SC Cleared
8 25 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (8.14%) Citrix Certification
10 20 (6.78%) MCITP
11 18 (6.10%) CCA
12 17 (5.76%) ISEB
13 16 (5.42%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (4.41%) Degree
15 11 (3.73%) VTSP
16 9 (3.05%) ISTQB
17 8 (2.71%) MCSA
18 6 (2.03%) CCDP
18 6 (2.03%) NCDA
19 5 (1.69%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.12%) SLA
2 17 (5.76%) QA
3 7 (2.37%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 102 (34.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (27.12%) Active Directory
3 69 (23.39%) vSphere
4 59 (20.00%) XenApp
5 56 (18.98%) Hyper-V
6 27 (9.15%) XenDesktop
7 14 (4.75%) VMware ESX
7 14 (4.75%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (3.39%) vCloud
9 7 (2.37%) HDFS
10 5 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.36%) Terminal Server
11 4 (1.36%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (1.02%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.68%) XenServer
14 1 (0.34%) IAG
14 1 (0.34%) UAG
14 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (10.51%) Backup Exec
2 19 (6.44%) SCCM
2 19 (6.44%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (5.08%) NetBackup
4 13 (4.41%) OpenView
5 12 (4.07%) ServiceCenter
6 11 (3.73%) SCOM
6 11 (3.73%) SCDPM
7 8 (2.71%) XenMobile
7 8 (2.71%) Nagios
7 8 (2.71%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (2.37%) SCOrch
9 6 (2.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (1.69%) MAILsweeper
11 4 (1.36%) WSUS
12 3 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.68%) HP SIM
13 2 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
14 1 (0.34%) Cacti
14 1 (0.34%) Foglight
Vendors
1 173 (58.64%) VMware
2 128 (43.39%) Cisco
3 125 (42.37%) Microsoft
4 116 (39.32%) Citrix
5 77 (26.10%) NetApp
6 70 (23.73%) IBM
7 50 (16.95%) EMC
8 32 (10.85%) Oracle
9 30 (10.17%) CheckPoint
10 26 (8.81%) Symantec
11 24 (8.14%) Dell
12 18 (6.10%) SonicWALL
13 15 (5.08%) Brocade
14 12 (4.07%) Lotus
14 12 (4.07%) Intel
14 12 (4.07%) SolarWinds
15 11 (3.73%) Avaya
16 10 (3.39%) Mitel
17 9 (3.05%) Juniper
17 9 (3.05%) WatchGuard
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Co-operative Systems
Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum Competitive (DOE) plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
The Curve Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, on call
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands (County)
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Rugby
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago