The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ProCurve 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 ProCurve over the 3 months to 1 October 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 HP ProCurve.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ProCurve
Rank 218 187 197
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +10
Permanent jobs citing ProCurve 2 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.070% 0.58% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 4
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +48.88%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
ProCurve
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
2870 2770 2434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.55% 51.58% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2396 2339 2009
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

ProCurve
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ProCurve across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ProCurve Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ProCurve
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ProCurve across the West Midlands region.

ProCurve Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ProCurve
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 ProCurve within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 -17 1 £45,000 +34.32%
ProCurve
England

ProCurve
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Law

ProCurve
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ProCurve 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 ProCurve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft