Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 168 121
Rank change year-on-year +46 -47 -6
Permanent jobs citing HP 221 181 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.36% 1.80% 2.32%
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 4.16% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 122 110 214
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +5.26% -1.30%
10th Percentile £26,825 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £51,425
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,753
% change year-on-year +5.88% -0.59% -4.99%

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 4,385 4,350 5,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.73% 43.29% 45.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,214 3,413 4,256
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,575 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +27 161 £52,500 +26.89% 14
Coventry +10 16 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Warwickshire +17 13 £32,000 -20.00% 2
Staffordshire +7 10 £33,500 +15.52% 1
Worcestershire +12 8 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Wolverhampton -8 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Shropshire +15 4 £19,000 -57.78%
Solihull +6 1 £37,500 +41.51%
Walsall -2 1 £39,000 -2.50%
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
HP
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 151 (68.33%) Cisco
2 134 (60.63%) Firewall
3 132 (59.73%) Data Centre
4 118 (53.39%) ITIL
5 108 (48.87%) CheckPoint
6 103 (46.61%) Fortinet
7 97 (43.89%) WAN
8 96 (43.44%) VMware
9 82 (37.10%) Service Delivery
10 71 (32.13%) Windows
11 69 (31.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 66 (29.86%) Load Balancing
12 66 (29.86%) Microsoft
13 65 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
14 64 (28.96%) LAN
15 62 (28.05%) Active Directory
16 61 (27.60%) Self-Motivation
17 59 (26.70%) Cisco Certification
18 56 (25.34%) Presales
19 54 (24.43%) F5
19 54 (24.43%) Root Cause Analysis
20 48 (21.72%) Windows Server
21 45 (20.36%) Network Management
21 45 (20.36%) OSPF
21 45 (20.36%) CCNP
22 43 (19.46%) Wireless
23 42 (19.00%) Juniper
24 39 (17.65%) SolarWinds
25 37 (16.74%) Microsoft Azure
25 37 (16.74%) SQL

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 30 (13.57%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.43%) IIS
4 10 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.81%) Apache
8 4 (1.81%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.81%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.90%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.45%) Confluence
11 1 (0.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (6.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (14.03%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (12.67%) Office 365
4 3 (1.36%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 134 (60.63%) Firewall
2 97 (43.89%) WAN
3 64 (28.96%) LAN
4 45 (20.36%) OSPF
5 43 (19.46%) Wireless
6 24 (10.86%) SAN
7 22 (9.95%) VPN
8 21 (9.50%) VLAN
9 20 (9.05%) MPLS
10 19 (8.60%) Cisco Wireless
10 19 (8.60%) Network Security
11 18 (8.14%) Cisco Firepower
11 18 (8.14%) TACACS
12 17 (7.69%) DNS
13 16 (7.24%) Cisco ISE
13 16 (7.24%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (5.43%) TCP/IP
15 11 (4.98%) DHCP
15 11 (4.98%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (4.98%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.26%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (2.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 3 (1.36%) DB2
4 2 (0.90%) MySQL
5 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (2.26%) AppScan
2 3 (1.36%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.36%) Selenium
2 3 (1.36%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.90%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.90%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.45%) Gatling
4 1 (0.45%) JBehave
4 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.45%) JMeter
4 1 (0.45%) LoadUI
4 1 (0.45%) Maven
4 1 (0.45%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.45%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (8.14%) Finance
2 9 (4.07%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.71%) Retail
4 5 (2.26%) Back Office
4 5 (2.26%) Games
5 1 (0.45%) Automotive
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (14.03%) Architect
2 27 (12.22%) Network Architect
3 22 (9.95%) Consultant
3 22 (9.95%) Team Leader
4 21 (9.50%) Technical Leader
5 19 (8.60%) Network Team Leader
6 18 (8.14%) Cisco Consultant
6 18 (8.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 18 (8.14%) Network Consultant
7 17 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 16 (7.24%) Network Security Architect
8 16 (7.24%) Presales Solution Architect
8 16 (7.24%) Security Architect
8 16 (7.24%) Security Solutions Architect
9 14 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.88%) Analyst
11 12 (5.43%) Network Engineer
12 11 (4.98%) Senior Network Engineer
13 10 (4.52%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.26%) COM
2 2 (0.90%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (0.90%) Middleware
2 2 (0.90%) SOAP
3 1 (0.45%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.45%) HTML
3 1 (0.45%) Spring
3 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 132 (59.73%) Data Centre
2 61 (27.60%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 19 (8.60%) Driving Licence
5 16 (7.24%) FlexPod
6 11 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.71%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.26%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (1.81%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.90%) DataPower
11 2 (0.90%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.90%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.90%) PDA
11 2 (0.90%) Replication
11 2 (0.90%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.45%) iSeries
12 1 (0.45%) LPAR
12 1 (0.45%) PKI
12 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (32.13%) Windows
2 48 (21.72%) Windows Server
3 33 (14.93%) Linux
4 22 (9.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (9.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (5.43%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.98%) Windows 10
9 10 (4.52%) Unix
10 8 (3.62%) Windows 7
10 8 (3.62%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.71%) AIX
11 6 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.36%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.90%) Solaris
13 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (53.39%) ITIL
2 82 (37.10%) Service Delivery
3 66 (29.86%) Load Balancing
4 56 (25.34%) Presales
5 54 (24.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 45 (20.36%) Network Management
7 35 (15.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (12.67%) ITIL V3
9 25 (11.31%) Software Engineering
10 24 (10.86%) Line Management
11 23 (10.41%) Project Management
12 21 (9.50%) Network Architecture
13 19 (8.60%) Performance Management
14 17 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 17 (7.69%) Migration
14 17 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
15 16 (7.24%) Application Performance Management
15 16 (7.24%) Converged Infrastructure
15 16 (7.24%) Security Management
15 16 (7.24%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.74%) SQL
2 11 (4.98%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.36%) Java
4 3 (1.36%) Korn
4 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.90%) C
6 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.45%) Perl
6 1 (0.45%) Python
6 1 (0.45%) VB
6 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
2 59 (26.70%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (20.36%) CCNP
4 35 (15.84%) Degree
5 26 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (9.05%) CCDP
7 19 (8.60%) CCNA
8 18 (8.14%) CCIE
9 8 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (3.17%) ISTQB
10 7 (3.17%) MCSE
11 6 (2.71%) CISM
11 6 (2.71%) CISSP
12 5 (2.26%) CEH
12 5 (2.26%) CISA
12 5 (2.26%) CRISC
12 5 (2.26%) GIAC
12 5 (2.26%) MCSA
12 5 (2.26%) OSCP
13 4 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.48%) SLA
2 18 (8.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (7.24%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.71%) GDPR
5 5 (2.26%) QA
6 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (31.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (28.05%) Active Directory
3 35 (15.84%) Hyper-V
4 18 (8.14%) VMware NSX
4 18 (8.14%) vSphere
5 13 (5.88%) Firmware
6 8 (3.62%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (2.26%) XenApp
9 4 (1.81%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.81%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (8.14%) QRadar
1 18 (8.14%) WhatsUp Gold
2 16 (7.24%) CASB
2 16 (7.24%) Cisco Prime
3 10 (4.52%) HP Data Protector
3 10 (4.52%) SCVMM
4 8 (3.62%) Backup Exec
5 7 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (2.71%) SCOM
7 5 (2.26%) Data Guard
7 5 (2.26%) HP ALM
7 5 (2.26%) HP Fortify
7 5 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (2.26%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (2.26%) WebInspect
8 3 (1.36%) NetVault Backup
8 3 (1.36%) SCCM
8 3 (1.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 151 (68.33%) Cisco
2 108 (48.87%) CheckPoint
3 103 (46.61%) Fortinet
4 96 (43.44%) VMware
5 66 (29.86%) Microsoft
6 54 (24.43%) F5
7 42 (19.00%) Juniper
8 39 (17.65%) SolarWinds
9 34 (15.38%) Meraki
10 33 (14.93%) Citrix
11 23 (10.41%) McAfee
12 22 (9.95%) NetApp
13 21 (9.50%) Brocade
14 20 (9.05%) IBM
15 19 (8.60%) Sophos
16 18 (8.14%) Tripwire
17 16 (7.24%) Aruba
17 16 (7.24%) Dell
17 16 (7.24%) Infoblox
17 16 (7.24%) Riverbed