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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 85 86 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Permanent jobs citing HP 156 146 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.74% 2.72% 3.67%
As % of the Vendors category 5.75% 5.36% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 148 130 170
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,965 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
2712 2726 2746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.70% 50.74% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2262 2359
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 81 £47,500 +23.37% 9
Warwickshire +17 28 £33,665 +2.01%
Coventry -17 19 £37,500 -2.59% 5
Solihull +15 14 £26,500 -29.33% 1
Wolverhampton - 11 £26,500 - 1
Staffordshire +11 10 £31,500 -17.10%
Shropshire -16 7 £30,750 +33.69%
Worcestershire +2 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 118 (43.22%) Windows
1 118 (43.22%) Cisco
2 93 (34.07%) VMware
3 76 (27.84%) Firewall
3 76 (27.84%) Active Directory
4 65 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (21.61%) Microsoft
5 59 (21.61%) CheckPoint
5 59 (21.61%) MS Exchange
6 55 (20.15%) Hyper-V
7 53 (19.41%) WAN
8 52 (19.05%) LAN
8 52 (19.05%) SLA
8 52 (19.05%) Citrix
9 51 (18.68%) SAN
10 49 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 48 (17.58%) HP Quality Center
12 45 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 44 (16.12%) Wireless
14 43 (15.75%) Windows Server 2012
15 42 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 42 (15.38%) NetApp
16 40 (14.65%) Dell
16 40 (14.65%) UNIX
16 40 (14.65%) SQL
17 35 (12.82%) ITIL
17 35 (12.82%) CCNP
17 35 (12.82%) CCNA
18 34 (12.45%) vSphere
19 33 (12.09%) Data Centre

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 59 (21.61%) MS Exchange
2 29 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (5.86%) IBM Notes
5 15 (5.49%) SAS
6 11 (4.03%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.93%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.20%) Lync
9 5 (1.83%) Exstream Dialogue
10 4 (1.47%) WorkSite
10 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.10%) Moodle
11 3 (1.10%) Apache
11 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.37%) IIS
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 30 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 12 (4.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.73%) CATIA
5 1 (0.37%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 5 (1.83%) Exstream
2 3 (1.10%) Agresso
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.13%) Office 365
2 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.10%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (27.84%) Firewall
2 53 (19.41%) WAN
3 52 (19.05%) LAN
4 51 (18.68%) SAN
5 44 (16.12%) Wireless
6 27 (9.89%) VLAN
7 23 (8.42%) Network Security
7 23 (8.42%) IPv4
8 22 (8.06%) VPN
9 21 (7.69%) IPsec
10 19 (6.96%) VoIP
11 18 (6.59%) TCP/IP
11 18 (6.59%) Wireless Security
12 17 (6.23%) DNS
13 16 (5.86%) MPLS
14 15 (5.49%) Internet
15 13 (4.76%) Wireshark
16 10 (3.66%) DHCP
17 7 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
18 6 (2.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 10 (3.66%) LoadRunner
3 8 (2.93%) JIRA
4 6 (2.20%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.20%) JUnit
5 5 (1.83%) JMeter
5 5 (1.83%) Selenium
6 4 (1.47%) NeoLoad
7 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.73%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.73%) MSI
7 2 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.37%) Toad
8 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.37%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (0.37%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (0.37%) LoadUI
General
1 24 (8.79%) Finance
2 10 (3.66%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.93%) Banking
4 6 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.47%) Retail
7 3 (1.10%) Back Office
7 3 (1.10%) Law
8 2 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 40 (14.65%) Consultant
3 38 (13.92%) Analyst
4 29 (10.62%) Administrator
5 20 (7.33%) Architect
6 19 (6.96%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (6.96%) Network Architect
7 15 (5.49%) Tester
8 14 (5.13%) Network Consultant
8 14 (5.13%) Security Consultant
8 14 (5.13%) Mainframe Operator
9 13 (4.76%) Network Design Architect
9 13 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
9 13 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
9 13 (4.76%) Network Administrator
9 13 (4.76%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.40%) Test Analyst
10 12 (4.40%) Graduate
10 12 (4.40%) Security Architect
10 12 (4.40%) Graduate Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.49%) ISPF
2 2 (0.73%) Application Packaging
2 2 (0.73%) Velocity
2 2 (0.73%) SAP PI
2 2 (0.73%) HTML
2 2 (0.73%) Web Services
2 2 (0.73%) XML
2 2 (0.73%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.09%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.33%) HP StoreVirtual
3 18 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.49%) Mainframe
5 11 (4.03%) Thin Client
5 11 (4.03%) Fat Client
6 9 (3.30%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.93%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.20%) Replication
9 5 (1.83%) HP Storage
10 4 (1.47%) Clustering
11 3 (1.10%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.10%) PMI
11 3 (1.10%) CCTV
11 3 (1.10%) iPhone
12 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.73%) SecurID
12 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 118 (43.22%) Windows
2 45 (16.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 43 (15.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (14.65%) UNIX
6 22 (8.06%) Linux
7 19 (6.96%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.66%) HPUX
9 9 (3.30%) Windows XP
10 8 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.93%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.47%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.47%) Solaris
12 3 (1.10%) AIX
12 3 (1.10%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.37%) SUSE
14 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.82%) ITIL
2 26 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (8.06%) Test Automation
3 22 (8.06%) Automation Testing
4 20 (7.33%) Migration
5 17 (6.23%) Project Management
6 16 (5.86%) Incident Management
7 15 (5.49%) Load Balancing
7 15 (5.49%) Release Management
8 14 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 13 (4.76%) Network Design
10 10 (3.66%) Risk Management
10 10 (3.66%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.66%) Keyword-Driven Testing
11 9 (3.30%) Change Management
11 9 (3.30%) Test Management
12 8 (2.93%) Test Scripting
13 7 (2.56%) Performance Testing
13 7 (2.56%) Coaching
14 6 (2.20%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.65%) SQL
2 15 (5.49%) JCL
3 12 (4.40%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.20%) Java
5 5 (1.83%) Perl
6 3 (1.10%) PHP
6 3 (1.10%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.73%) C
7 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.73%) VB
7 2 (0.73%) ABAP
8 1 (0.37%) Python
8 1 (0.37%) Korn
8 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.37%) C++
8 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (12.82%) CCNP
2 35 (12.82%) CCNA
3 28 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (9.16%) ISTQB
5 22 (8.06%) MCSE
6 19 (6.96%) HP ASE
7 15 (5.49%) Security Cleared
8 14 (5.13%) Degree
9 13 (4.76%) SC Cleared
9 13 (4.76%) ISEB
10 12 (4.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.56%) MCSA
12 7 (2.56%) CCIE
13 6 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (1.47%) CCA
14 4 (1.47%) MCP
14 4 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (19.05%) SLA
2 22 (8.06%) QA
3 3 (1.10%) WAI
4 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (27.84%) Active Directory
2 55 (20.15%) Hyper-V
3 49 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (12.45%) vSphere
5 22 (8.06%) Forefront TMG
5 22 (8.06%) XenApp
6 18 (6.59%) Terminal Services
7 15 (5.49%) Time Sharing Option
7 15 (5.49%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 12 (4.40%) XenDesktop
9 7 (2.56%) VMware ESX
10 6 (2.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 6 (2.20%) vCloud
11 3 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.10%) Firmware
12 1 (0.37%) NFS
12 1 (0.37%) Xen
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 48 (17.58%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (5.49%) ServiceCenter
2 15 (5.49%) OpenView
3 13 (4.76%) SCCM
4 12 (4.40%) Backup Exec
4 12 (4.40%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (2.56%) Puppet
6 6 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.83%) SCOM
8 4 (1.47%) Zenoss
9 3 (1.10%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.10%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.10%) WSUS
10 2 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 2 (0.73%) Netcool
10 2 (0.73%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.37%) Foglight
Vendors
1 118 (43.22%) Cisco
2 93 (34.07%) VMware
3 59 (21.61%) CheckPoint
3 59 (21.61%) Microsoft
4 52 (19.05%) Citrix
5 42 (15.38%) NetApp
6 40 (14.65%) Dell
7 29 (10.62%) SonicWALL
8 28 (10.26%) IBM
9 24 (8.79%) Oracle
10 20 (7.33%) F5
11 19 (6.96%) Huawei
12 16 (5.86%) Lotus
13 15 (5.49%) Intel
13 15 (5.49%) Juniper
14 13 (4.76%) Veeam
15 12 (4.40%) NetScout
15 12 (4.40%) EMC
15 12 (4.40%) Remedy
16 11 (4.03%) WatchGuard
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £34,600 to £40,000 per annum Car Allowance - £5,400, Fuel Card, M
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34627.00 - £34672.00 per annum + 40day Hol,Final Sal Pen,Health
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34627 - £34672 per annum + 40day Hol, Final Sal Pen, Health
Posted: 23 days ago