Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

HP
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 168 138
Rank change year-on-year +64 -30 -30
Permanent jobs citing HP 237 180 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.79% 1.78% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 3.85% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 147 106 122
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,557
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.15% +0.15%
10th Percentile £26,550 £25,500 £25,075
90th Percentile £58,750 £63,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.89% - -

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,790 4,680 5,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.68% 46.32% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,774 3,623 3,818
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HP 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for HP in the West Midlands

HP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for HP in the West Midlands

HP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +50 175 £50,000 +20.85% 9
Coventry +10 13 £33,000 -8.33% 6
Warwickshire +32 11 £40,500 +5.19% 1
Staffordshire +10 9 £28,500 -14.93%
Worcestershire +6 9 £43,250 +15.33% 1
Shropshire +15 8 £18,000 -48.57% 3
Wolverhampton +5 5 £42,500 +37.10%
Brierley Hill - 5 £24,750 - 1
Dudley - 3 £24,625 - 1
Solihull +5 1 £65,000 +145.28%
HP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for HP.

1 164 (69.20%) Cisco
2 136 (57.38%) Windows
3 125 (52.74%) VMware
4 117 (49.37%) Data Centre
5 114 (48.10%) Firewall
6 110 (46.41%) ITIL
7 103 (43.46%) Active Directory
8 101 (42.62%) Microsoft
9 96 (40.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 88 (37.13%) Hyper-V
11 84 (35.44%) WAN
12 79 (33.33%) CheckPoint
13 75 (31.65%) LAN
14 71 (29.96%) ITIL Certification
15 70 (29.54%) Windows Server
16 61 (25.74%) Service Delivery
17 60 (25.32%) Windows Server 2003
18 57 (24.05%) Self-Motivation
19 56 (23.63%) Citrix
19 56 (23.63%) Fortinet
20 54 (22.78%) Dell
21 52 (21.94%) OSPF
22 50 (21.10%) NetApp
22 50 (21.10%) Root Cause Analysis
23 47 (19.83%) DNS
24 46 (19.41%) SQL
25 45 (18.99%) DHCP
26 44 (18.57%) MS Exchange
26 44 (18.57%) IBM
27 43 (18.14%) SAN

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (18.57%) MS Exchange
2 31 (13.08%) SharePoint
3 21 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (8.86%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (6.33%) Skype for Business
5 13 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.95%) IIS
8 5 (2.11%) Apache
8 5 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.11%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.84%) Exstream Dialogue
11 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (8.44%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Exstream
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (11.81%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (11.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 114 (48.10%) Firewall
2 84 (35.44%) WAN
3 75 (31.65%) LAN
4 52 (21.94%) OSPF
5 47 (19.83%) DNS
6 45 (18.99%) DHCP
7 43 (18.14%) SAN
8 38 (16.03%) VLAN
9 25 (10.55%) VPN
9 25 (10.55%) Wireless
10 21 (8.86%) Remote Desktop
11 20 (8.44%) BGP
12 18 (7.59%) IPsec
12 18 (7.59%) TCP/IP
12 18 (7.59%) VoIP
13 15 (6.33%) MPLS
13 15 (6.33%) Skype
14 11 (4.64%) RIP
15 10 (4.22%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (3.80%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.11%) MySQL
3 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.42%) DB2
6 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.42%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.69%) JIRA
2 3 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.27%) Subversion
3 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.42%) AppScan
4 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.42%) Selenium
4 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (3.80%) Finance
2 8 (3.38%) Retail
3 5 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.27%) Automotive
5 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (11.39%) Network Engineer
3 22 (9.28%) Architect
4 20 (8.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (8.44%) Technical Architect
5 19 (8.02%) Consultant
6 18 (7.59%) Technical Leader
7 15 (6.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (6.33%) Technical Support
8 12 (5.06%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 12 (5.06%) Presales Consultant
8 12 (5.06%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (4.64%) Implementation Engineer
10 10 (4.22%) Senior Implementation Engineer
10 10 (4.22%) Team Leader
10 10 (4.22%) Technical Consultant
11 9 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (3.80%) Network Team Leader
11 9 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.80%) Technical Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.11%) Spring
2 2 (0.84%) COM
3 1 (0.42%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.42%) SOAP
3 1 (0.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 117 (49.37%) Data Centre
2 57 (24.05%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (11.39%) Computer Science
4 19 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (7.17%) HP StoreVirtual
6 12 (5.06%) Fat Client
6 12 (5.06%) Thin Client
7 11 (4.64%) Driving Licence
8 9 (3.80%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.53%) Clustering
10 5 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.69%) PDA
12 3 (1.27%) PKI
12 3 (1.27%) Social Media
13 1 (0.42%) CMDB
13 1 (0.42%) FlexPod
13 1 (0.42%) LPAR
13 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 136 (57.38%) Windows
2 70 (29.54%) Windows Server
3 60 (25.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (17.30%) Linux
5 26 (10.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (8.86%) Unix
7 13 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.80%) Solaris
9 8 (3.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (3.38%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.53%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.11%) HPUX
12 2 (0.84%) AIX
13 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (46.41%) ITIL
2 61 (25.74%) Service Delivery
3 50 (21.10%) Root Cause Analysis
4 40 (16.88%) Network Management
5 38 (16.03%) Presales
6 35 (14.77%) Project Management
7 34 (14.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 32 (13.50%) Data Protection
9 31 (13.08%) Kalman Filter
9 31 (13.08%) Software Engineering
10 30 (12.66%) Patch Management
11 29 (12.24%) Web Filtering
12 26 (10.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (10.97%) Load Balancing
13 22 (9.28%) DevOps
14 18 (7.59%) Line Management
14 18 (7.59%) Mentoring
15 17 (7.17%) Server Virtualisation
16 15 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
17 14 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.41%) SQL
2 16 (6.75%) PowerShell
3 15 (6.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.95%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.11%) C
6 4 (1.69%) Java
6 4 (1.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.69%) VB
7 3 (1.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 71 (29.96%) ITIL Certification
2 39 (16.46%) Degree
3 31 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (11.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (9.70%) CCNP
6 21 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (7.59%) MCSE
8 14 (5.91%) CCNA
9 10 (4.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (3.38%) HNC
10 8 (3.38%) HND
11 6 (2.53%) CISM
11 6 (2.53%) CISSP
12 4 (1.69%) CCA
12 4 (1.69%) CCAA
12 4 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.69%) VCAP
13 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.84%) ISEB
14 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.46%) SLA
2 32 (13.50%) GDPR
3 5 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.27%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 103 (43.46%) Active Directory
2 96 (40.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (37.13%) Hyper-V
4 24 (10.13%) XenDesktop
5 22 (9.28%) XenApp
6 17 (7.17%) Forefront TMG
6 17 (7.17%) vSphere
7 16 (6.75%) Terminal Services
8 13 (5.49%) Firmware
9 9 (3.80%) VMware NSX
10 3 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 42 (17.72%) SCCM
2 32 (13.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 16 (6.75%) SCOM
4 10 (4.22%) HP ALM
5 8 (3.38%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.11%) QRadar
6 5 (2.11%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (1.27%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.27%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (1.27%) Linux-HA
8 3 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.84%) NetVault Backup
9 2 (0.84%) PaperCut
10 1 (0.42%) CASB
10 1 (0.42%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 164 (69.20%) Cisco
2 125 (52.74%) VMware
3 101 (42.62%) Microsoft
4 79 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 56 (23.63%) Citrix
5 56 (23.63%) Fortinet
6 54 (22.78%) Dell
7 50 (21.10%) NetApp
8 44 (18.57%) IBM
9 34 (14.35%) McAfee
10 33 (13.92%) Symantec
11 29 (12.24%) Forcepoint
12 20 (8.44%) Juniper
13 18 (7.59%) SonicWALL
14 16 (6.75%) 3PAR
14 16 (6.75%) F5
15 12 (5.06%) Meraki
16 10 (4.22%) Sun
17 9 (3.80%) EMC
17 9 (3.80%) Intel