Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 167 116
Rank change year-on-year +52 -51 -12
Permanent jobs citing HP 217 183 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.47% 1.83% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 5.38% 4.21% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 134 110 184
West Midlands median annual salary £47,000 £39,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.51% -0.64% +12.14%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -

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 4,034 4,350 5,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.89% 43.50% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,963 3,403 4,051
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
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 September 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 September 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 +44 166 £52,500 +30.43% 11
Coventry +13 15 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Warwickshire +16 9 £45,000 +13.92% 1
Staffordshire +7 8 £28,500 -1.72% 1
Shropshire +19 6 £18,000 -48.57% 3
Worcestershire +5 6 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Wolverhampton +4 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Dudley - 1 £24,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £24,500 - 1
HP
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 145 (66.82%) Cisco
2 125 (57.60%) Firewall
3 114 (52.53%) Data Centre
4 104 (47.93%) ITIL
5 103 (47.47%) VMware
6 97 (44.70%) Windows
7 94 (43.32%) CheckPoint
8 81 (37.33%) Active Directory
9 79 (36.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 77 (35.48%) Microsoft
10 77 (35.48%) WAN
11 70 (32.26%) Fortinet
12 63 (29.03%) Service Delivery
13 60 (27.65%) ITIL Certification
13 60 (27.65%) Hyper-V
14 59 (27.19%) Windows Server
14 59 (27.19%) LAN
15 50 (23.04%) Presales
15 50 (23.04%) Self-Motivation
16 49 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
17 47 (21.66%) MS Exchange
18 44 (20.28%) SQL
19 43 (19.82%) NetApp
19 43 (19.82%) OSPF
20 41 (18.89%) Windows Server 2003
20 41 (18.89%) Citrix
20 41 (18.89%) SLA
21 40 (18.43%) Cisco Certification
21 40 (18.43%) Load Balancing
21 40 (18.43%) 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 47 (21.66%) MS Exchange
2 23 (10.60%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.61%) SharePoint
6 9 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.69%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.84%) Apache
8 4 (1.84%) IIS
8 4 (1.84%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.92%) Confluence
10 2 (0.92%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (9.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 40 (18.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (16.59%) Office 365
3 27 (12.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 125 (57.60%) Firewall
2 77 (35.48%) WAN
3 59 (27.19%) LAN
4 43 (19.82%) OSPF
5 38 (17.51%) SAN
6 31 (14.29%) Wireless
7 30 (13.82%) DNS
8 24 (11.06%) DHCP
8 24 (11.06%) Remote Desktop
8 24 (11.06%) VLAN
9 21 (9.68%) VPN
10 19 (8.76%) MPLS
10 19 (8.76%) TCP/IP
11 17 (7.83%) IPsec
12 13 (5.99%) VoIP
13 12 (5.53%) Cisco Wireless
13 12 (5.53%) Network Security
14 11 (5.07%) Cisco Firepower
14 11 (5.07%) TACACS
15 10 (4.61%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.30%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (2.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 3 (1.38%) DB2
4 2 (0.92%) MySQL
4 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.46%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.38%) JIRA
1 3 (1.38%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.92%) Selenium
2 2 (0.92%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.46%) AppScan
3 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.46%) Gatling
3 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.46%) JBehave
3 1 (0.46%) JMeter
3 1 (0.46%) LoadUI
3 1 (0.46%) Maven
3 1 (0.46%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.46%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (5.07%) Manufacturing
2 10 (4.61%) Finance
2 10 (4.61%) Retail
3 1 (0.46%) Banking
3 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (11.52%) Architect
2 23 (10.60%) Consultant
3 21 (9.68%) Team Leader
4 20 (9.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (8.76%) Network Team Leader
6 18 (8.29%) Technical Support
7 15 (6.91%) Technical Leader
8 14 (6.45%) Presales Consultant
8 14 (6.45%) Technical Architect
9 13 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (5.99%) Network Engineer
10 11 (5.07%) Cisco Consultant
10 11 (5.07%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 11 (5.07%) Implementation Engineer
10 11 (5.07%) Network Architect
10 11 (5.07%) Network Consultant
10 11 (5.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (4.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (4.61%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.84%) COM
2 3 (1.38%) Spring
3 2 (0.92%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (0.92%) Middleware
4 1 (0.46%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.46%) HTML
4 1 (0.46%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.46%) SOAP
4 1 (0.46%) Web Services
4 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 114 (52.53%) Data Centre
2 50 (23.04%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (10.60%) Computer Science
4 17 (7.83%) HP StoreVirtual
5 15 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.99%) Driving Licence
7 10 (4.61%) Fat Client
7 10 (4.61%) Thin Client
8 9 (4.15%) FlexPod
9 4 (1.84%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.38%) Replication
10 3 (1.38%) Social Media
10 3 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.92%) DataPower
11 2 (0.92%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.92%) PDA
11 2 (0.92%) PKI
11 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.46%) Clustering
12 1 (0.46%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 97 (44.70%) Windows
2 59 (27.19%) Windows Server
3 41 (18.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (17.05%) Linux
5 30 (13.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (6.45%) Unix
7 14 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 10 (4.61%) Windows 8
9 9 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.23%) Solaris
10 7 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.84%) AIX
11 4 (1.84%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.46%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (47.93%) ITIL
2 63 (29.03%) Service Delivery
3 50 (23.04%) Presales
4 49 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 40 (18.43%) Load Balancing
5 40 (18.43%) Network Management
6 31 (14.29%) Project Management
7 26 (11.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 25 (11.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (10.14%) Software Engineering
10 19 (8.76%) Data Protection
10 19 (8.76%) ITIL V3
11 17 (7.83%) Line Management
11 17 (7.83%) Network Architecture
12 13 (5.99%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (5.07%) Mentoring
13 11 (5.07%) Server Virtualisation
14 10 (4.61%) Performance Analysis
14 10 (4.61%) Performance Management
14 10 (4.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (20.28%) SQL
2 18 (8.29%) PowerShell
3 17 (7.83%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.38%) Java
4 3 (1.38%) Korn
4 3 (1.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.46%) C
5 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.46%) Perl
5 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (27.65%) ITIL Certification
2 40 (18.43%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (17.05%) Degree
4 29 (13.36%) CCNP
5 23 (10.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (5.99%) CCDP
7 12 (5.53%) CCNA
8 11 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (4.15%) CCIE
9 9 (4.15%) MCSE
10 7 (3.23%) HNC
10 7 (3.23%) HND
11 5 (2.30%) ISTQB
12 4 (1.84%) CISM
12 4 (1.84%) CISSP
13 3 (1.38%) MCSA
13 3 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.92%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.92%) ISEB
14 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (18.89%) SLA
2 17 (7.83%) GDPR
3 11 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (4.15%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.38%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 81 (37.33%) Active Directory
2 79 (36.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (27.65%) Hyper-V
4 21 (9.68%) vSphere
5 17 (7.83%) Forefront TMG
5 17 (7.83%) VMware NSX
5 17 (7.83%) XenDesktop
6 16 (7.37%) Terminal Services
7 14 (6.45%) XenApp
8 12 (5.53%) Firmware
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (7.37%) SCCM
2 11 (5.07%) QRadar
2 11 (5.07%) SCOM
2 11 (5.07%) WhatsUp Gold
3 9 (4.15%) CASB
3 9 (4.15%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (4.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (3.69%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (3.69%) SCVMM
5 7 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (2.76%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.30%) Data Guard
7 5 (2.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (1.84%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.84%) HP ALM
8 4 (1.84%) NetVault Backup
9 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.92%) PaperCut
9 2 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 145 (66.82%) Cisco
2 103 (47.47%) VMware
3 94 (43.32%) CheckPoint
4 77 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 70 (32.26%) Fortinet
6 43 (19.82%) NetApp
7 41 (18.89%) Citrix
8 31 (14.29%) Dell
9 30 (13.82%) F5
10 29 (13.36%) Juniper
11 25 (11.52%) McAfee
12 23 (10.60%) IBM
12 23 (10.60%) SolarWinds
13 21 (9.68%) Meraki
14 18 (8.29%) SonicWALL
15 15 (6.91%) 3PAR
16 13 (5.99%) Sophos
17 11 (5.07%) Brocade
17 11 (5.07%) Symantec
17 11 (5.07%) Tripwire