Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 112 154
Rank change year-on-year -24 +42 -34
Permanent jobs citing HP 157 231 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.06% 2.56% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.34% 5.56% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 121 133 109
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +6.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -1.14%

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 3,614 4,157 4,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.45% 46.08% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,916 3,040 3,384
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,125 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 -9 94 £52,500 - 7
Warwickshire +13 37 £44,000 +7.32% 6
Worcestershire -10 6 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Staffordshire 0 5 £32,500 +14.04% 1
Solihull - 5 £26,500 - 4
Shropshire -3 2 £27,000 +42.11%
Coventry -2 1 £50,000 +66.67% 3
Walsall - 1 £27,000 -
HP
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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.

1 100 (63.69%) Windows
2 98 (62.42%) Cisco
3 77 (49.04%) VMware
4 56 (35.67%) Active Directory
5 55 (35.03%) Dell
6 52 (33.12%) Firewall
7 51 (32.48%) Hyper-V
8 48 (30.57%) DNS
8 48 (30.57%) DHCP
9 43 (27.39%) WAN
10 42 (26.75%) LAN
11 41 (26.11%) ITIL
11 41 (26.11%) Citrix
11 41 (26.11%) Fortinet
12 40 (25.48%) CheckPoint
13 39 (24.84%) Office 365
14 38 (24.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 37 (23.57%) Data Centre
15 37 (23.57%) IBM
16 35 (22.29%) Microsoft
17 34 (21.66%) OSPF
17 34 (21.66%) VMware Infrastructure
18 33 (21.02%) Windows Server
19 32 (20.38%) Azure
19 32 (20.38%) SLA
20 30 (19.11%) XenApp
21 28 (17.83%) SCCM
21 28 (17.83%) Linux
22 27 (17.20%) vSphere
22 27 (17.20%) Network Management

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 23 (14.65%) SAS
2 22 (14.01%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.01%) IBM Notes
3 11 (7.01%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.27%) IIS
5 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.64%) Exstream
2 1 (0.64%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 39 (24.84%) Office 365
2 32 (20.38%) Azure
3 24 (15.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.27%) IaaS
4 2 (1.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.64%) AWS
5 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (33.12%) Firewall
2 48 (30.57%) DHCP
2 48 (30.57%) DNS
3 43 (27.39%) WAN
4 42 (26.75%) LAN
5 34 (21.66%) OSPF
6 18 (11.46%) iSCSI
7 15 (9.55%) FCoE
7 15 (9.55%) Fibre Channel
7 15 (9.55%) NAS
7 15 (9.55%) Spanning Tree
7 15 (9.55%) VLAN
8 14 (8.92%) Wireless
9 12 (7.64%) Network Security
10 11 (7.01%) TCP/IP
11 8 (5.10%) SAN
12 7 (4.46%) VPN
13 6 (3.82%) SMS
14 4 (2.55%) VoIP
15 3 (1.91%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Cucumber
1 6 (3.82%) Selenium
2 4 (2.55%) JIRA
2 4 (2.55%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.27%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (3.82%) Finance
2 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.64%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 37 (23.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (17.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (15.92%) Network Specialist
4 24 (15.29%) Technical Specialist
5 14 (8.92%) IT Engineer
5 14 (8.92%) Support Engineer
6 12 (7.64%) Network Engineer
7 11 (7.01%) Mainframe Operator
8 9 (5.73%) Network Team Leader
8 9 (5.73%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.10%) IT Support
10 7 (4.46%) Analyst
10 7 (4.46%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Mainframe Software Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.18%) Applications Engineer
11 5 (3.18%) Applications Support
11 5 (3.18%) Applications Support Engineer
12 4 (2.55%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.01%) ISPF
2 6 (3.82%) Gherkin
3 3 (1.91%) CGI
4 1 (0.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.57%) Data Centre
2 24 (15.29%) Clustering
3 20 (12.74%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (7.01%) Mainframe
5 7 (4.46%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.55%) CMDB
7 4 (2.55%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.91%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.91%) Handset
9 2 (1.27%) CCTV
9 2 (1.27%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.27%) Replication
9 2 (1.27%) User Experience
10 1 (0.64%) Blog
10 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.64%) HP Superdome
10 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 100 (63.69%) Windows
2 33 (21.02%) Windows Server
3 28 (17.83%) Linux
4 25 (15.92%) Unix
5 21 (13.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.73%) Windows 10
7 8 (5.10%) MVS
8 6 (3.82%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.55%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.91%) Android
10 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.64%) SUSE
12 1 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.11%) ITIL
2 38 (24.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 27 (17.20%) Network Management
4 23 (14.65%) Migration
4 23 (14.65%) Service Delivery
5 21 (13.38%) Project Delivery
6 19 (12.10%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (12.10%) Patch Management
7 18 (11.46%) Web Filtering
8 17 (10.83%) Incident Management
9 14 (8.92%) Change Management
10 11 (7.01%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (6.37%) Service Management
11 10 (6.37%) Virtual Environments
12 9 (5.73%) Commercial Awareness
12 9 (5.73%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 9 (5.73%) Network Design
13 8 (5.10%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.55%) SQL
2 11 (7.01%) JCL
3 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.64%) Perl
4 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (15.92%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.73%) MCSE
3 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (4.46%) CCIE
4 7 (4.46%) CCNP
4 7 (4.46%) CCSE
4 7 (4.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.18%) Degree
5 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.91%) JNCIA
6 3 (1.91%) JNCIS
7 2 (1.27%) CCNA
7 2 (1.27%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.27%) MOS
8 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.64%) HP ASE
8 1 (0.64%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.38%) SLA
2 12 (7.64%) QA
3 8 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.27%) GDPR
5 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 56 (35.67%) Active Directory
2 51 (32.48%) Hyper-V
3 34 (21.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (19.11%) XenApp
5 27 (17.20%) vSphere
6 13 (8.28%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (7.01%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 11 (7.01%) Time Sharing Option
7 11 (7.01%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (4.46%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.82%) Firmware
9 6 (3.82%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.91%) NFS
11 1 (0.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.64%) Squid
11 1 (0.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 28 (17.83%) SCCM
2 21 (13.38%) OpenView
3 18 (11.46%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (7.01%) Netcool
5 8 (5.10%) ServiceCenter
6 6 (3.82%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (2.55%) HP ALM
8 3 (1.91%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.91%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.27%) Avamar
9 2 (1.27%) HP NNM
9 2 (1.27%) Netcool/Proviso
9 2 (1.27%) TeMIP
9 2 (1.27%) vRealize
9 2 (1.27%) WSUS
10 1 (0.64%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 98 (62.42%) Cisco
2 77 (49.04%) VMware
3 55 (35.03%) Dell
4 41 (26.11%) Citrix
4 41 (26.11%) Fortinet
5 40 (25.48%) CheckPoint
6 37 (23.57%) IBM
7 35 (22.29%) Microsoft
8 26 (16.56%) McAfee
8 26 (16.56%) NetApp
9 18 (11.46%) Forcepoint
9 18 (11.46%) Symantec
10 15 (9.55%) Dell Compellent
11 14 (8.92%) Aruba
12 12 (7.64%) Oracle
12 12 (7.64%) Remedy
13 11 (7.01%) Lotus
13 11 (7.01%) Meraki
13 11 (7.01%) Palo Alto
14 8 (5.10%) Intel