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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 87 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing HP 123 172 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.49% 3.43% 2.71%
As % of the Vendors category 5.17% 6.75% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 112 143 109
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2377 2549 2336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.07% 50.89% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 2097 1930
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -18 62 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Coventry +18 25 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Staffordshire +5 11 £32,500 - 1
West Bromwich +5 8 £24,500 -40.24%
Warwickshire -2 8 £40,000 +48.14% 1
Halesowen 0 1 £35,000 -
Shropshire -1 1 £30,000 -27.71%
Worcestershire -3 1 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Solihull -11 1 £35,000 -9.09%
Dudley - 1 £35,000 -
HP
England

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 116 (45.49%) VMware
2 97 (38.04%) Cisco
3 93 (36.47%) Windows
4 91 (35.69%) Microsoft
5 85 (33.33%) NetApp
6 81 (31.76%) SAN
7 78 (30.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 60 (23.53%) Active Directory
9 56 (21.96%) EMC
10 55 (21.57%) Citrix
11 48 (18.82%) WAN
12 47 (18.43%) LAN
12 47 (18.43%) IBM
13 46 (18.04%) MS Exchange
14 45 (17.65%) Firewall
15 42 (16.47%) Finance
16 37 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 35 (13.73%) SQL
17 35 (13.73%) SCCM
18 33 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (12.94%) Linux
19 30 (11.76%) Degree
20 29 (11.37%) SQL Server
21 28 (10.98%) Oracle
21 28 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
21 28 (10.98%) Dell
21 28 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
21 28 (10.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 27 (10.59%) Hyper-V
22 27 (10.59%) ITIL

HP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (18.04%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.67%) Lync
4 16 (6.27%) SharePoint
5 14 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (4.31%) IIS
8 8 (3.14%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.18%) Papyrus
11 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.78%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.78%) Apache
11 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.78%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 20 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.10%) MS Office
3 6 (2.35%) PrintSoft PReS
4 4 (1.57%) MS Project
5 3 (1.18%) DOC1
6 2 (0.78%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.39%) Summit
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 81 (31.76%) SAN
2 48 (18.82%) WAN
3 47 (18.43%) LAN
4 45 (17.65%) Firewall
5 19 (7.45%) DNS
5 19 (7.45%) NAS
6 18 (7.06%) Internet
6 18 (7.06%) VPN
6 18 (7.06%) DHCP
7 15 (5.88%) VLAN
7 15 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
7 15 (5.88%) NetScaler
8 12 (4.71%) FTP
9 11 (4.31%) TCP/IP
9 11 (4.31%) VoIP
9 11 (4.31%) Wireless
9 11 (4.31%) Unified Communications
10 10 (3.92%) iSCSI
10 10 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (3.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.53%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (1.57%) DataStage
6 4 (1.57%) OLAP
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.92%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.57%) Bugzilla
3 3 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.18%) MSI
3 3 (1.18%) Subversion
3 3 (1.18%) Selenium
3 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.18%) NeoLoad
4 1 (0.39%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (16.47%) Finance
2 26 (10.20%) Banking
3 25 (9.80%) Retail
4 19 (7.45%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.53%) Back Office
5 9 (3.53%) Marketing
6 7 (2.75%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.57%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.18%) Games
8 3 (1.18%) Billing
9 2 (0.78%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (20.00%) Consultant
2 38 (14.90%) Analyst
3 22 (8.63%) Network Engineer
4 20 (7.84%) Architect
4 20 (7.84%) Team Leader
5 17 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 16 (6.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (5.88%) Tester
8 14 (5.49%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (5.10%) Technical Architect
9 13 (5.10%) Test Analyst
9 13 (5.10%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 12 (4.71%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.71%) Administrator
10 12 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.31%) Sales Consultant
12 9 (3.53%) IT Consultant
12 9 (3.53%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.53%) IT Sales Consultant
13 8 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.49%) .NET
2 13 (5.10%) Application Packaging
3 8 (3.14%) COM
4 7 (2.75%) XML
5 4 (1.57%) Web Services
6 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.39%) HTML
6 1 (0.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.49%) CLARiiON
1 14 (5.49%) Clustering
2 9 (3.53%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.96%) Handset
5 4 (1.57%) FlexPod
5 4 (1.57%) CMDB
5 4 (1.57%) Celerra
5 4 (1.57%) Device Driver
5 4 (1.57%) Replication
5 4 (1.57%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.18%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (0.78%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.78%) CCTV
8 1 (0.39%) PMI
8 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.39%) Derivative
8 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 93 (36.47%) Windows
2 33 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 33 (12.94%) Linux
3 28 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (9.80%) UNIX
5 14 (5.49%) AIX
5 14 (5.49%) HPUX
5 14 (5.49%) Solaris
6 12 (4.71%) Windows XP
7 11 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (3.53%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.57%) BlackBerry OS
9 4 (1.57%) Android
9 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.18%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.78%) CentOS
11 2 (0.78%) Fedora
12 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.59%) ITIL
2 20 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (7.06%) Test Strategy
3 18 (7.06%) Service Delivery
4 17 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (6.27%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (5.49%) Load Balancing
6 14 (5.49%) Test Scripting
7 12 (4.71%) Change Control
7 12 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (4.71%) Migration
8 11 (4.31%) Workflow
8 11 (4.31%) Project Management
9 10 (3.92%) Asset Management
9 10 (3.92%) Performance Testing
10 9 (3.53%) Business Continuity
11 7 (2.75%) Configuration Management
11 7 (2.75%) Stress Testing
11 7 (2.75%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.73%) SQL
2 12 (4.71%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.92%) Python
4 9 (3.53%) VBScript
4 9 (3.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.75%) C
5 7 (2.75%) C#
5 7 (2.75%) VB
6 4 (1.57%) Perl
7 3 (1.18%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 3 (1.18%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.78%) Korn
9 1 (0.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (14.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (11.76%) Degree
3 28 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (10.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (8.24%) MCSE
4 21 (8.24%) Security Cleared
5 19 (7.45%) ISEB
6 18 (7.06%) MCITP
7 16 (6.27%) CCNP
8 12 (4.71%) CCEE
8 12 (4.71%) CCIA
8 12 (4.71%) SC Cleared
8 12 (4.71%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (4.31%) CCNA
10 10 (3.92%) CCEA
11 9 (3.53%) VCAP
12 8 (3.14%) CCAA
12 8 (3.14%) MCP
13 7 (2.75%) ISTQB
14 6 (2.35%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.67%) SLA
2 7 (2.75%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (30.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 27 (10.59%) Hyper-V
4 26 (10.20%) vSphere
5 25 (9.80%) XenDesktop
6 24 (9.41%) XenApp
7 14 (5.49%) XenServer
8 13 (5.10%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (3.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (2.75%) VMware ESX
10 7 (2.75%) vCloud
11 6 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (2.35%) IAG
11 6 (2.35%) UAG
11 6 (2.35%) ISA Server
12 5 (1.96%) Terminal Server
12 5 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (1.18%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.78%) Postfix
15 1 (0.39%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 35 (13.73%) SCCM
2 15 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (5.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 13 (5.10%) NetBackup
5 9 (3.53%) SCOM
6 6 (2.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (2.35%) Cacti
6 6 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (2.35%) WSUS
6 6 (2.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (1.96%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.57%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (1.57%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.18%) HP SIM
9 3 (1.18%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.78%) AppDNA
10 2 (0.78%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (0.78%) Legato
10 2 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 116 (45.49%) VMware
2 97 (38.04%) Cisco
3 91 (35.69%) Microsoft
4 85 (33.33%) NetApp
5 56 (21.96%) EMC
6 55 (21.57%) Citrix
7 47 (18.43%) IBM
8 28 (10.98%) Oracle
8 28 (10.98%) Dell
9 24 (9.41%) SonicWALL
10 19 (7.45%) Symantec
11 18 (7.06%) CheckPoint
12 17 (6.67%) Sun
13 16 (6.27%) ProCurve
13 16 (6.27%) WatchGuard
14 13 (5.10%) Fujitsu
15 11 (4.31%) Brocade
15 11 (4.31%) Veeam
16 10 (3.92%) Juniper
16 10 (3.92%) StorageTek
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