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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 99 90 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing HP 119 124 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.26% 2.52% 3.31%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 5.30% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 100 114 137
Average salary £36,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.87% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
2501 2340 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.47% 47.58% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2072 1915 2085
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -9 57 £42,500 -10.52% 11
Warwickshire -1 16 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Coventry -34 14 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Shropshire 0 11 £30,500 +1.66% 1
Staffordshire -7 6 £28,550 -12.15%
Solihull +5 2 £30,500 -12.85% 3
Worcestershire 0 2 £22,000 -37.14%
Dudley -8 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Wolverhampton +7 1 £35,000 -16.87%
Walsall - 1 £32,500 - 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 117 (55.71%) VMware
2 101 (48.10%) Windows
3 86 (40.95%) Microsoft
4 84 (40.00%) Cisco
5 64 (30.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 60 (28.57%) Citrix
7 59 (28.10%) Firewall
8 51 (24.29%) NetApp
9 50 (23.81%) SAN
9 50 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 48 (22.86%) Active Directory
11 47 (22.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 46 (21.90%) IBM
13 42 (20.00%) Linux
14 40 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
15 39 (18.57%) vSphere
16 38 (18.10%) ITIL
17 36 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
17 36 (17.14%) Hyper-V
18 35 (16.67%) CCNA
18 35 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
19 34 (16.19%) DNS
20 30 (14.29%) EMC
21 28 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
22 27 (12.86%) Dell
22 27 (12.86%) VPN
22 27 (12.86%) MS Excel
22 27 (12.86%) UNIX
23 26 (12.38%) Oracle
23 26 (12.38%) WAN

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 50 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 25 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (5.24%) Apache
6 10 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (3.81%) Lync
7 8 (3.81%) IBM Notes
8 7 (3.33%) SAS
9 6 (2.86%) IIS
9 6 (2.86%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.95%) Documentum
10 2 (0.95%) FileNet
10 2 (0.95%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.48%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.48%) CMS
11 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.29%) MS Office
3 3 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.29%) Office 365
2 4 (1.90%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (28.10%) Firewall
2 50 (23.81%) SAN
3 34 (16.19%) DNS
4 27 (12.86%) VPN
5 26 (12.38%) WAN
6 23 (10.95%) VLAN
7 22 (10.48%) LAN
8 21 (10.00%) DHCP
8 21 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 17 (8.10%) IP Telephony
10 14 (6.67%) IPv4
10 14 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (6.19%) DDNS
12 12 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (4.29%) MPLS
13 9 (4.29%) IPv6
14 8 (3.81%) VoIP
14 8 (3.81%) Wireless
15 7 (3.33%) IPsec
16 6 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.48%) Big Data
3 1 (0.48%) MarkLogic
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (2.38%) JUnit
2 5 (2.38%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.43%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.43%) JMeter
3 3 (1.43%) JIRA
4 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.48%) Toad
5 1 (0.48%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (0.48%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.48%) NUnit
General
1 22 (10.48%) Finance
2 6 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.38%) Banking
4 3 (1.43%) Advertising
5 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.95%) Marketing
5 2 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Billing
6 1 (0.48%) Local Government
6 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (18.57%) Analyst
2 28 (13.33%) Architect
3 27 (12.86%) Network Engineer
4 19 (9.05%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (8.57%) Consultant
6 16 (7.62%) Support Engineer
7 15 (7.14%) Administrator
8 14 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 12 (5.71%) Test Analyst
9 12 (5.71%) Team Leader
10 11 (5.24%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 8 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (3.81%) Automation Engineer
13 7 (3.33%) Network Support
13 7 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
14 6 (2.86%) Data Centre Architect
14 6 (2.86%) Server Support
14 6 (2.86%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.33%) ISPF
2 3 (1.43%) XML
3 2 (0.95%) COM
3 2 (0.95%) Velocity
4 1 (0.48%) .NET
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
4 1 (0.48%) Java EE
4 1 (0.48%) XSD
4 1 (0.48%) XSLT
4 1 (0.48%) Middleware
4 1 (0.48%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.81%) Life Science
2 7 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.90%) Clustering
6 3 (1.43%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.43%) Open Source
6 3 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.95%) SecurID
8 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) PMI
8 1 (0.48%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.48%) LPAR
8 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.48%) CMDB
8 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 101 (48.10%) Windows
2 47 (22.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (20.00%) Linux
4 40 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (12.86%) UNIX
7 10 (4.76%) Ubuntu
8 8 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (3.33%) HPUX
10 6 (2.86%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.38%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.38%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (1.90%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.95%) Android
13 2 (0.95%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.95%) AIX
13 2 (0.95%) MVS
14 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.10%) ITIL
2 20 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (7.62%) Migration
4 12 (5.71%) Network Design
5 11 (5.24%) Test Automation
6 10 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 10 (4.76%) Line Management
6 10 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 9 (4.29%) Incident Management
7 9 (4.29%) Change Control
8 8 (3.81%) Test Scripting
8 8 (3.81%) Software Testing
8 8 (3.81%) Scrum
8 8 (3.81%) Automation Testing
9 7 (3.33%) Project Management
9 7 (3.33%) Release Management
9 7 (3.33%) Business Development
9 7 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (2.86%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.48%) SQL
2 7 (3.33%) JCL
2 7 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.86%) Java
4 5 (2.38%) C
4 5 (2.38%) Perl
4 5 (2.38%) PHP
5 4 (1.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.48%) VBScript
6 1 (0.48%) C++
6 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (16.67%) CCNA
1 35 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 19 (9.05%) MCSE
5 17 (8.10%) SC Cleared
6 16 (7.62%) ISTQB
6 16 (7.62%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (6.67%) ISEB
8 10 (4.76%) CCNP
9 9 (4.29%) MCSA
10 8 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (3.81%) MCITP
11 6 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.90%) HP MASE
12 4 (1.90%) NCIE
12 4 (1.90%) JNCIA
12 4 (1.90%) CCA
13 3 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (1.43%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.05%) SLA
2 12 (5.71%) QA
3 7 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (1.43%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.43%) WAI
6 1 (0.48%) COBIT
6 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 64 (30.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (22.86%) Active Directory
3 39 (18.57%) vSphere
4 36 (17.14%) Hyper-V
5 22 (10.48%) XenApp
6 9 (4.29%) XenDesktop
6 9 (4.29%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.86%) Terminal Services
7 6 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.86%) vCloud
8 5 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (1.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (8.10%) SCCM
3 12 (5.71%) Nagios
4 11 (5.24%) Backup Exec
5 10 (4.76%) NetBackup
6 7 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
6 7 (3.33%) OpenView
7 5 (2.38%) Puppet
8 4 (1.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.90%) SCDPM
8 4 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.90%) WSUS
8 4 (1.90%) SCOM
9 3 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.95%) Foglight
11 1 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.48%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.48%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 117 (55.71%) VMware
2 86 (40.95%) Microsoft
3 84 (40.00%) Cisco
4 60 (28.57%) Citrix
5 51 (24.29%) NetApp
6 46 (21.90%) IBM
7 30 (14.29%) EMC
8 27 (12.86%) Dell
9 26 (12.38%) Oracle
10 18 (8.57%) SonicWALL
10 18 (8.57%) 3PAR
11 17 (8.10%) Symantec
11 17 (8.10%) CheckPoint
12 16 (7.62%) Brocade
13 14 (6.67%) Juniper
14 11 (5.24%) Red Hat
15 9 (4.29%) Intel
16 8 (3.81%) Lotus
17 7 (3.33%) SolarWinds
17 7 (3.33%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £31,000 per annum 9 Month Contract with Potential Revi
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30-40K + Car & Commision
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £27,000 to £31,000 per annum 9 Month Contract with Potential Revi
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Posted: 27 days ago
Solihull
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + .
Posted: 27 days ago