Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 171 114
Rank change year-on-year +23 -57 +18
Permanent jobs citing HP 185 155 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.92% 1.61% 2.39%
As % of the Vendors category 3.88% 3.66% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 90 91 213
West Midlands median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £24,625 £27,500 £25,350
90th Percentile £57,625 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -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 4,762 4,240 5,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 49.42% 43.92% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3,483 3,247 4,108
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,186 £60,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +7 116 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Coventry -2 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Staffordshire +9 16 £33,500 +3.08% 3
Warwickshire +5 13 £29,000 -27.50%
Worcestershire +20 6 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Wolverhampton -16 6 £31,000 -22.50%
Solihull +8 3 £37,500 - 1
Walsall -2 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Shropshire +3 2 £19,000 -57.78% 1
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
HP
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 118 (63.78%) Cisco
2 102 (55.14%) Data Centre
3 94 (50.81%) Firewall
4 88 (47.57%) Fortinet
5 87 (47.03%) ITIL
6 85 (45.95%) WAN
7 80 (43.24%) VMware
8 79 (42.70%) CheckPoint
9 66 (35.68%) Service Delivery
10 64 (34.59%) Microsoft
11 60 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 59 (31.89%) Cisco Certification
13 54 (29.19%) LAN
13 54 (29.19%) Windows
14 52 (28.11%) Self-Motivation
15 50 (27.03%) Active Directory
15 50 (27.03%) F5
16 48 (25.95%) Load Balancing
17 47 (25.41%) Presales
17 47 (25.41%) Juniper
18 41 (22.16%) Windows Server
19 39 (21.08%) ITIL Certification
19 39 (21.08%) CCNP
20 34 (18.38%) OSPF
20 34 (18.38%) Line Management
20 34 (18.38%) Brocade
21 33 (17.84%) Root Cause Analysis
22 31 (16.76%) Wireless
23 29 (15.68%) Network Management
24 28 (15.14%) Degree

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 18 (9.73%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.65%) IIS
3 10 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.32%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.16%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.62%) Apache
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.54%) CMS
8 1 (0.54%) JBoss
8 1 (0.54%) Liferay
8 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 1 (0.54%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (9.19%) Office 365
4 4 (2.16%) IaaS
5 3 (1.62%) IBM PureFlex
5 3 (1.62%) PaaS
6 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.08%) SaaS
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 94 (50.81%) Firewall
2 85 (45.95%) WAN
3 54 (29.19%) LAN
4 34 (18.38%) OSPF
5 31 (16.76%) Wireless
6 21 (11.35%) SAN
7 18 (9.73%) Network Security
7 18 (9.73%) VPN
8 16 (8.65%) Cisco ISE
8 16 (8.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (7.57%) MPLS
9 14 (7.57%) VLAN
10 11 (5.95%) TCP/IP
10 11 (5.95%) WLAN
11 10 (5.41%) Internet
11 10 (5.41%) NAS
12 8 (4.32%) Cisco Firepower
12 8 (4.32%) Cisco Wireless
12 8 (4.32%) iSCSI
12 8 (4.32%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.08%) DB2
2 2 (1.08%) MySQL
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.24%) AppScan
2 4 (2.16%) Selenium
2 4 (2.16%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.62%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.08%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.54%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.54%) Gatling
5 1 (0.54%) JBehave
5 1 (0.54%) JMeter
5 1 (0.54%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.54%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.54%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.54%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (10.27%) Finance
2 7 (3.78%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.24%) Back Office
3 6 (3.24%) Games
4 4 (2.16%) Billing
4 4 (2.16%) Retail
4 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.08%) Automotive
5 2 (1.08%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Law
6 1 (0.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (13.51%) Architect
2 24 (12.97%) Network Architect
3 22 (11.89%) Analyst
4 17 (9.19%) Network Engineer
5 14 (7.57%) Technical Leader
6 13 (7.03%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (7.03%) Technical Specialist
7 12 (6.49%) Network Security Architect
7 12 (6.49%) Presales Solution Architect
7 12 (6.49%) Security Architect
7 12 (6.49%) Security Solutions Architect
7 12 (6.49%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (5.95%) Consultant
8 11 (5.95%) Technical Support
9 9 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (4.86%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.32%) Network Consultant
10 8 (4.32%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.62%) Flash
1 3 (1.62%) SOAP
2 2 (1.08%) .NET
2 2 (1.08%) HTML
2 2 (1.08%) Middleware
2 2 (1.08%) Web Services
3 1 (0.54%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Camel
3 1 (0.54%) COM
3 1 (0.54%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.54%) HTML5
3 1 (0.54%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.54%) IDoc
3 1 (0.54%) J2EE
3 1 (0.54%) Kafka
3 1 (0.54%) Node.js
3 1 (0.54%) RESTful
3 1 (0.54%) Symfony
3 1 (0.54%) WebCenter
3 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 102 (55.14%) Data Centre
2 52 (28.11%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (12.43%) Computer Science
4 16 (8.65%) FlexPod
5 12 (6.49%) Driving Licence
6 8 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.32%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.70%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.16%) EMC VNX
8 4 (2.16%) Replication
9 3 (1.62%) CMDB
9 3 (1.62%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.62%) PDA
9 3 (1.62%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.08%) Celerra
10 2 (1.08%) CLARiiON
10 2 (1.08%) Clustering
10 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.08%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.19%) Windows
2 41 (22.16%) Windows Server
3 22 (11.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (10.27%) Linux
5 16 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (8.11%) Windows 10
7 13 (7.03%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.78%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.24%) Unix
10 5 (2.70%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.16%) AIX
11 4 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.16%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.08%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (47.03%) ITIL
2 66 (35.68%) Service Delivery
3 48 (25.95%) Load Balancing
4 47 (25.41%) Presales
5 34 (18.38%) Line Management
6 33 (17.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 29 (15.68%) Network Management
8 28 (15.14%) ITIL V3
9 27 (14.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (12.97%) Mentoring
11 23 (12.43%) Software Engineering
12 22 (11.89%) Network Virtualisation
12 22 (11.89%) Project Management
13 20 (10.81%) Migration
14 19 (10.27%) Performance Management
15 18 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (8.65%) Application Performance Management
16 16 (8.65%) Converged Infrastructure
16 16 (8.65%) Security Management
16 16 (8.65%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.43%) SQL
2 9 (4.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.62%) Java
4 2 (1.08%) C
4 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.08%) Python
4 2 (1.08%) VBScript
5 1 (0.54%) ABAP
5 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.54%) Java 8
5 1 (0.54%) Perl
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
5 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (31.89%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (21.08%) CCNP
2 39 (21.08%) ITIL Certification
3 28 (15.14%) Degree
4 23 (12.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (11.89%) CCNA
6 15 (8.11%) CCDP
7 14 (7.57%) CCIE
8 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (3.78%) MCSE
9 7 (3.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (3.24%) CEH
10 6 (3.24%) CISA
10 6 (3.24%) CISM
10 6 (3.24%) CISSP
10 6 (3.24%) CRISC
10 6 (3.24%) GIAC
10 6 (3.24%) ISTQB
10 6 (3.24%) OSCP
11 5 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.27%) SLA
2 12 (6.49%) Cyber Essentials
3 9 (4.86%) QA
4 8 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.54%) GxP
6 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (27.03%) Active Directory
3 26 (14.05%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.57%) vSphere
5 12 (6.49%) VMware NSX
6 9 (4.86%) Firmware
7 7 (3.78%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (2.70%) ISA Server
9 4 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (2.16%) XenApp
10 3 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.62%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.08%) NFS
11 2 (1.08%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (8.65%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (6.49%) CASB
3 11 (5.95%) SCVMM
4 10 (5.41%) Backup Exec
5 8 (4.32%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (4.32%) QRadar
5 8 (4.32%) WhatsUp Gold
6 6 (3.24%) HP ALM
6 6 (3.24%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (3.24%) HP Fortify
6 6 (3.24%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (3.24%) NetBackup
6 6 (3.24%) WebInspect
7 3 (1.62%) WSUS
8 2 (1.08%) SCCM
8 2 (1.08%) SCOM
8 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.54%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 118 (63.78%) Cisco
2 88 (47.57%) Fortinet
3 80 (43.24%) VMware
4 79 (42.70%) CheckPoint
5 64 (34.59%) Microsoft
6 50 (27.03%) F5
7 47 (25.41%) Juniper
8 34 (18.38%) Brocade
9 27 (14.59%) Meraki
9 27 (14.59%) SolarWinds
10 26 (14.05%) Citrix
10 26 (14.05%) IBM
11 20 (10.81%) McAfee
12 16 (8.65%) Aruba
13 13 (7.03%) Sophos
14 12 (6.49%) Huawei
14 12 (6.49%) Infoblox
14 12 (6.49%) NetApp
14 12 (6.49%) Palo Alto
14 12 (6.49%) Riverbed