The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 99 60 75
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +15
Permanent jobs citing HP 125 210 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.33% 3.78% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 4.75% 7.43% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 108 162 130
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2630 2825 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.97% 50.85% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2342 2084
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,376 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HP
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -5 66 £38,500 -9.41% 12
Coventry -22 26 £38,000 -15.55% 3
Shropshire +4 11 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Warwickshire +5 7 £30,425 +1.41% 2
Staffordshire -16 4 £34,250 +16.10% 1
Solihull -21 4 £42,500 +10.38%
Worcestershire -5 3 £33,750 -3.57%
Wolverhampton -7 1 £35,000 -
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 123 (50.41%) VMware
2 117 (47.95%) Cisco
3 109 (44.67%) Windows
4 96 (39.34%) NetApp
5 85 (34.84%) SAN
6 82 (33.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 80 (32.79%) Microsoft
8 74 (30.33%) Citrix
9 72 (29.51%) Firewall
10 67 (27.46%) Active Directory
11 61 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 58 (23.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 54 (22.13%) Cisco Certification
14 53 (21.72%) EMC
15 51 (20.90%) IBM
16 50 (20.49%) LAN
17 48 (19.67%) WAN
18 45 (18.44%) Windows Server 2003
18 45 (18.44%) Finance
19 42 (17.21%) XenApp
20 40 (16.39%) Hyper-V
20 40 (16.39%) CCNA
21 36 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
21 36 (14.75%) ITIL
22 34 (13.93%) Oracle
22 34 (13.93%) CheckPoint
22 34 (13.93%) NAS
22 34 (13.93%) XenDesktop
23 33 (13.52%) vSphere
23 33 (13.52%) Windows Server 2012

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 61 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (7.79%) Lync
5 16 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (5.74%) IIS
7 11 (4.51%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.64%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.41%) SAS
12 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.41%) WorkSite
Applications
1 19 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.33%) MS Office
3 3 (1.23%) MS Project
4 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.05%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.82%) Summit
3 1 (0.41%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.41%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.56%) Office 365
2 3 (1.23%) IaaS
2 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 85 (34.84%) SAN
2 72 (29.51%) Firewall
3 50 (20.49%) LAN
4 48 (19.67%) WAN
5 34 (13.93%) NAS
6 28 (11.48%) Fibre Channel
7 27 (11.07%) DHCP
7 27 (11.07%) DNS
8 26 (10.66%) TCP/IP
9 25 (10.25%) MPLS
10 23 (9.43%) iSCSI
11 22 (9.02%) VLAN
12 20 (8.20%) NetScaler
13 14 (5.74%) Unified Communications
13 14 (5.74%) VPN
14 13 (5.33%) FTP
14 13 (5.33%) OSPF
15 12 (4.92%) VoIP
16 11 (4.51%) Internet
17 10 (4.10%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.05%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.82%) DataStage
6 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.82%) OLAP
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.41%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.41%) Big Data
7 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (4.51%) LoadRunner
2 10 (4.10%) Selenium
2 10 (4.10%) NeoLoad
3 8 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.23%) MSI
5 2 (0.82%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.41%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (0.41%) JMeter
6 1 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 45 (18.44%) Finance
2 20 (8.20%) Retail
3 18 (7.38%) Back Office
4 9 (3.69%) Banking
5 6 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.23%) Games
6 3 (1.23%) Law
6 3 (1.23%) Legal
6 3 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Local Government
7 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (18.03%) Consultant
2 32 (13.11%) Support Engineer
3 30 (12.30%) Network Engineer
4 27 (11.07%) Analyst
5 24 (9.84%) Architect
6 18 (7.38%) Test Manager
6 18 (7.38%) Team Leader
7 16 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (6.56%) Technical Consultant
8 14 (5.74%) Technical Architect
9 13 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (4.92%) Test Analyst
10 12 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.92%) Senior Support Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) Senior Network Engineer
11 11 (4.51%) IT Support
11 11 (4.51%) Performance Test Manager
11 11 (4.51%) Performance Manager
12 10 (4.10%) IT Support Engineer
12 10 (4.10%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.10%) .NET
2 8 (3.28%) COM
3 7 (2.87%) XML
4 5 (2.05%) Web Services
5 3 (1.23%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.41%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.41%) MapReduce
6 1 (0.41%) HTML
6 1 (0.41%) J2EE
6 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.41%) XSD
6 1 (0.41%) XSLT
6 1 (0.41%) Middleware
6 1 (0.41%) ISPF
6 1 (0.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.15%) CLARiiON
2 10 (4.10%) Clustering
3 9 (3.69%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.69%) Replication
4 8 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.64%) CMDB
5 4 (1.64%) Celerra
6 3 (1.23%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.23%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.41%) PMI
7 1 (0.41%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 109 (44.67%) Windows
2 58 (23.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (18.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (13.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (10.66%) Linux
5 26 (10.66%) UNIX
6 19 (7.79%) Windows 7
7 17 (6.97%) Windows XP
8 14 (5.74%) HPUX
9 13 (5.33%) Solaris
10 12 (4.92%) AIX
11 8 (3.28%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.64%) Android
12 4 (1.64%) BlackBerry OS
12 4 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.82%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.75%) ITIL
2 22 (9.02%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (7.79%) Service Delivery
3 19 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (7.38%) Test Scripting
4 18 (7.38%) Network Management
4 18 (7.38%) Test Strategy
5 17 (6.97%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (6.97%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (5.74%) Performance Testing
7 13 (5.33%) Migration
8 12 (4.92%) Project Management
9 11 (4.51%) Test Management
9 11 (4.51%) Business Development
10 10 (4.10%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (4.10%) Change Control
11 9 (3.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (2.87%) Automated Testing
12 7 (2.87%) Test Automation
13 6 (2.46%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.66%) SQL
2 7 (2.87%) VB
2 7 (2.87%) C
3 6 (2.46%) Java
4 4 (1.64%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.82%) Perl
6 2 (0.82%) Korn
6 2 (0.82%) VBScript
7 1 (0.41%) Python
7 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.41%) C++
7 1 (0.41%) JCL
7 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.41%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (22.13%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (16.39%) CCNA
3 36 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (13.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 30 (12.30%) MCSE
6 29 (11.89%) CCNP
7 22 (9.02%) Citrix Certification
7 22 (9.02%) Security Cleared
8 21 (8.61%) SC Cleared
9 14 (5.74%) CCA
10 13 (5.33%) Degree
11 12 (4.92%) ISEB
12 11 (4.51%) MCITP
13 10 (4.10%) ISTQB
14 9 (3.69%) NCDA
15 8 (3.28%) CCEE
16 7 (2.87%) MCP
17 6 (2.46%) CCIE
17 6 (2.46%) CCIA
18 5 (2.05%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.10%) SLA
2 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.82%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 82 (33.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (27.46%) Active Directory
3 42 (17.21%) XenApp
4 40 (16.39%) Hyper-V
5 34 (13.93%) XenDesktop
6 33 (13.52%) vSphere
7 17 (6.97%) XenServer
8 16 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (6.15%) VMware ESX
10 13 (5.33%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (3.28%) Terminal Server
12 7 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (2.46%) ISA Server
13 6 (2.46%) IAG
13 6 (2.46%) UAG
14 4 (1.64%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.82%) vCloud
16 1 (0.41%) HDFS
16 1 (0.41%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 24 (9.84%) SCCM
2 15 (6.15%) Backup Exec
3 13 (5.33%) NetBackup
4 12 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (4.10%) SCOM
6 8 (3.28%) WSUS
7 7 (2.87%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (2.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (2.46%) Cacti
9 5 (2.05%) XenMobile
9 5 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.23%) MAILsweeper
10 3 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (1.23%) HP SIM
10 3 (1.23%) AppDNA
11 2 (0.82%) Legato
11 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.82%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.41%) OpenView
12 1 (0.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 123 (50.41%) VMware
2 117 (47.95%) Cisco
3 96 (39.34%) NetApp
4 80 (32.79%) Microsoft
5 74 (30.33%) Citrix
6 53 (21.72%) EMC
7 51 (20.90%) IBM
8 34 (13.93%) Oracle
8 34 (13.93%) CheckPoint
9 26 (10.66%) Dell
10 23 (9.43%) SonicWALL
11 18 (7.38%) Symantec
12 16 (6.56%) Sun
13 15 (6.15%) WatchGuard
14 14 (5.74%) Fujitsu
15 11 (4.51%) 3PAR
15 11 (4.51%) StorageTek
16 10 (4.10%) SOASTA, Inc
16 10 (4.10%) Mitel
17 9 (3.69%) Juniper
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The Metropolitan Police Service
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Unspecified £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £70k - £90k + 15% Benefits Dependant on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands (County)
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, Midlands
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £85000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago