Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 143 106
Rank change year-on-year -30 -37 +8
Permanent jobs citing HP 146 217 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.48% 2.07% 2.48%
As % of the Vendors category 3.07% 4.48% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 85 105 248
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -4.46%
10th Percentile £25,050 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -3.33%

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 4,763 4,845 4,714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 48.43% 46.15% 45.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,571 3,619 3,953
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% -

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -36 64 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Warwickshire +18 25 £38,250 -15.00% 4
Staffordshire +7 17 £34,250 -2.14% 1
Coventry +1 16 £42,000 -1.75% 4
Worcestershire -6 8 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Wolverhampton -7 5 £31,000 - 1
Shropshire -4 4 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Walsall -1 2 £45,000 +42.86% 2
Solihull -8 2 £37,500 -
HP
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for HP.

1 88 (60.27%) Cisco
2 71 (48.63%) Firewall
3 66 (45.21%) Microsoft
4 65 (44.52%) WAN
5 57 (39.04%) LAN
6 56 (38.36%) Windows
7 54 (36.99%) VMware
8 52 (35.62%) Data Centre
9 50 (34.25%) Fortinet
10 49 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
10 49 (33.56%) Active Directory
11 45 (30.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (30.14%) Juniper
13 43 (29.45%) ITIL
13 43 (29.45%) Windows Server
14 39 (26.71%) Service Delivery
15 37 (25.34%) CCNP
16 36 (24.66%) OSPF
17 35 (23.97%) CheckPoint
18 30 (20.55%) VPN
18 30 (20.55%) Line Management
19 29 (19.86%) F5
19 29 (19.86%) Brocade
20 28 (19.18%) Presales
21 25 (17.12%) SAN
22 23 (15.75%) CCNA
22 23 (15.75%) Citrix
22 23 (15.75%) Project Management
22 23 (15.75%) Mentoring
22 23 (15.75%) Hyper-V

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 21 (14.38%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (8.22%) Skype for Business
3 9 (6.16%) IIS
4 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.37%) Confluence
7 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (1.37%) JBoss
7 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Exstream
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (0.68%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (12.33%) Office 365
3 12 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.11%) IaaS
5 4 (2.74%) PaaS
6 2 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (48.63%) Firewall
2 65 (44.52%) WAN
3 57 (39.04%) LAN
4 36 (24.66%) OSPF
5 30 (20.55%) VPN
6 25 (17.12%) SAN
7 19 (13.01%) TCP/IP
8 18 (12.33%) VLAN
9 17 (11.64%) MPLS
9 17 (11.64%) Network Security
9 17 (11.64%) Wireless
10 13 (8.90%) Junos
10 13 (8.90%) SSL
11 12 (8.22%) Structured Cabling
12 11 (7.53%) BGP
12 11 (7.53%) DNS
13 10 (6.85%) iSCSI
13 10 (6.85%) Skype
13 10 (6.85%) SNMP
13 10 (6.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.37%) DB2
2 2 (1.37%) MySQL
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Selenium
2 4 (2.74%) SoapUI
2 4 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.05%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.37%) Gatling
4 2 (1.37%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.37%) JBehave
4 2 (1.37%) JIRA
4 2 (1.37%) LoadUI
4 2 (1.37%) Maven
4 2 (1.37%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.37%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (1.37%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.37%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (10.27%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Billing
3 6 (4.11%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.74%) Automotive
5 3 (2.05%) Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Law
6 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.37%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) Publishing
6 2 (1.37%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (15.75%) Network Engineer
2 22 (15.07%) Analyst
3 13 (8.90%) Architect
4 11 (7.53%) Network Architect
4 11 (7.53%) Test Analyst
5 10 (6.85%) Administrator
5 10 (6.85%) Network Administrator
5 10 (6.85%) Support Engineer
5 10 (6.85%) Technical Specialist
6 9 (6.16%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (6.16%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (5.48%) Network Specialist
8 7 (4.79%) Consultant
8 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Field Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) IT Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.11%) IT Support
9 6 (4.11%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.42%) .NET
1 5 (3.42%) Flash
2 3 (2.05%) HTML
2 3 (2.05%) J2EE
2 3 (2.05%) XML
3 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.37%) CSS
3 2 (1.37%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.37%) J2ME
3 2 (1.37%) JSP
3 2 (1.37%) SOAP
3 2 (1.37%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.68%) EDI
4 1 (0.68%) IDoc
4 1 (0.68%) Kafka
4 1 (0.68%) RESTful
4 1 (0.68%) Symfony
4 1 (0.68%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 52 (35.62%) Data Centre
2 15 (10.27%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.48%) FlexPod
5 7 (4.79%) Driving Licence
6 6 (4.11%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.42%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.74%) CMDB
8 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.05%) AS400
9 3 (2.05%) Clustering
9 3 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.37%) Celerra
10 2 (1.37%) CLARiiON
10 2 (1.37%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.37%) IBM XIV
10 2 (1.37%) PDA
10 2 (1.37%) Replication
11 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 56 (38.36%) Windows
2 43 (29.45%) Windows Server
3 20 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (9.59%) Linux
5 12 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (7.53%) Windows 10
6 11 (7.53%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.79%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.42%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.05%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.37%) Unix
10 2 (1.37%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.45%) ITIL
2 39 (26.71%) Service Delivery
3 30 (20.55%) Line Management
4 28 (19.18%) Presales
5 23 (15.75%) Mentoring
5 23 (15.75%) Project Management
6 18 (12.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (11.64%) ITIL V3
8 16 (10.96%) Load Balancing
9 15 (10.27%) Network Virtualisation
10 13 (8.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (8.90%) Network Architecture
10 13 (8.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (8.90%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (8.22%) Migration
11 12 (8.22%) Network Management
12 11 (7.53%) Network Design
12 11 (7.53%) PRINCE2
13 9 (6.16%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.01%) SQL
2 9 (6.16%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.42%) C
3 5 (3.42%) Java
3 5 (3.42%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.05%) Python
5 2 (1.37%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.37%) C#
5 2 (1.37%) Delphi
5 2 (1.37%) Perl
5 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.37%) VBScript
6 1 (0.68%) ABAP
6 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (25.34%) CCNP
3 23 (15.75%) CCNA
4 20 (13.70%) Degree
5 15 (10.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (8.90%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (6.85%) MCSE
8 10 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (6.16%) JNCIA
9 9 (6.16%) JNCIS
10 6 (4.11%) ISEB
10 6 (4.11%) ISTQB
10 6 (4.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (4.11%) MCSA
11 5 (3.42%) HP ASE
11 5 (3.42%) MCP
12 3 (2.05%) CCDA
12 3 (2.05%) CCDP
12 3 (2.05%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) QA
2 6 (4.11%) SLA
3 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.68%) GxP
4 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (33.56%) Active Directory
2 45 (30.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (15.75%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.85%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (6.85%) vSphere
5 8 (5.48%) XenApp
6 6 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (3.42%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (3.42%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.42%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.74%) VMware Server
8 4 (2.74%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.37%) NFS
11 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (6.16%) Backup Exec
2 9 (6.16%) SCVMM
3 8 (5.48%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (4.11%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (3.42%) SCOM
6 4 (2.74%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.74%) WSUS
7 2 (1.37%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.37%) QRadar
7 2 (1.37%) SCCM
7 2 (1.37%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.37%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.68%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.68%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.68%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 88 (60.27%) Cisco
2 66 (45.21%) Microsoft
3 54 (36.99%) VMware
4 50 (34.25%) Fortinet
5 44 (30.14%) Juniper
6 35 (23.97%) CheckPoint
7 29 (19.86%) Brocade
7 29 (19.86%) F5
8 23 (15.75%) Citrix
9 17 (11.64%) IBM
10 13 (8.90%) Meraki
11 12 (8.22%) Motorola
11 12 (8.22%) Veeam
12 11 (7.53%) Dell
12 11 (7.53%) NetApp
12 11 (7.53%) SolarWinds
13 10 (6.85%) Aruba
14 9 (6.16%) Huawei
15 8 (5.48%) McAfee
15 8 (5.48%) Sourcefire