Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 183 131
Rank change year-on-year +104 -52 -18
Permanent jobs citing HP 260 148 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.32% 1.50% 2.07%
As % of the Vendors category 7.42% 3.11% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 154 86 106
West Midlands median annual salary £43,625 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.89% -5.33% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,125 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% - +4.65%

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 3,502 4,755 4,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.70% 48.14% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,512 3,553 3,621
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +75 180 £50,000 +14.29% 11
Warwickshire +31 26 £44,000 +15.03% 7
Worcestershire -5 15 £43,250 +1.76% 2
Coventry +15 9 £37,100 -11.67% 2
Shropshire +4 8 £18,000 -48.57% 1
Staffordshire +19 7 £28,500 -16.79% 2
Solihull +15 6 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Brierley Hill - 5 £24,750 - 1
Wolverhampton +17 4 £42,500 +37.10%
Dudley - 4 £28,625 -
Herefordshire - 1 £21,000 - 2
HP
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 174 (66.92%) Cisco
2 152 (58.46%) Windows
3 140 (53.85%) VMware
4 125 (48.08%) ITIL
5 123 (47.31%) Microsoft
6 120 (46.15%) Data Centre
7 116 (44.62%) Active Directory
8 107 (41.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 104 (40.00%) Hyper-V
10 100 (38.46%) Firewall
11 92 (35.38%) WAN
12 85 (32.69%) Citrix
13 79 (30.38%) LAN
14 74 (28.46%) ITIL Certification
15 71 (27.31%) Dell
16 70 (26.92%) CheckPoint
17 68 (26.15%) IBM
17 68 (26.15%) Self-Motivation
18 65 (25.00%) Windows Server
19 61 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
20 60 (23.08%) Service Delivery
20 60 (23.08%) SCCM
21 59 (22.69%) SQL
22 55 (21.15%) Fortinet
23 54 (20.77%) DHCP
24 52 (20.00%) DNS
24 52 (20.00%) Linux
24 52 (20.00%) OSPF
24 52 (20.00%) Data Protection
24 52 (20.00%) GDPR

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 41 (15.77%) SharePoint
2 38 (14.62%) MS Exchange
3 32 (12.31%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (5.38%) IIS
5 14 (5.38%) Skype for Business
6 12 (4.62%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (2.69%) Apache
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.77%) Exstream Dialogue
13 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.77%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 46 (17.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (38.46%) Firewall
2 92 (35.38%) WAN
3 79 (30.38%) LAN
4 54 (20.77%) DHCP
5 52 (20.00%) DNS
5 52 (20.00%) OSPF
6 41 (15.77%) VLAN
7 36 (13.85%) SAN
8 24 (9.23%) VPN
9 22 (8.46%) Wireless
10 19 (7.31%) BGP
10 19 (7.31%) VoIP
11 15 (5.77%) Remote Desktop
12 14 (5.38%) IPsec
12 14 (5.38%) Skype
13 12 (4.62%) TCP/IP
14 11 (4.23%) MPLS
14 11 (4.23%) RIP
15 10 (3.85%) LTE
16 9 (3.46%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.54%) MySQL
3 6 (2.31%) Power BI
4 4 (1.54%) DB2
4 4 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.38%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (2.69%) HP UFT
1 7 (2.69%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.31%) Cucumber
2 6 (2.31%) Selenium
3 4 (1.54%) JIRA
4 3 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.15%) Subversion
5 1 (0.38%) AppScan
General
1 12 (4.62%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.08%) Retail
3 7 (2.69%) Finance
4 3 (1.15%) Automotive
4 3 (1.15%) Billing
4 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (12.31%) Architect
3 28 (10.77%) Network Engineer
3 28 (10.77%) Technical Architect
4 27 (10.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (7.31%) Technical Support
6 18 (6.92%) Analyst
6 18 (6.92%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 18 (6.92%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 18 (6.92%) Technical Leader
7 16 (6.15%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (5.00%) Support Engineer
9 12 (4.62%) Consultant
10 11 (4.23%) Infrastructure Support
10 11 (4.23%) IT Engineer
10 11 (4.23%) IT Support
11 9 (3.46%) Network Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.46%) Technical Specialist
11 9 (3.46%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.69%) Spring
2 5 (1.92%) XML
3 4 (1.54%) JSON
3 4 (1.54%) RESTful
4 3 (1.15%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.77%) Gherkin
5 2 (0.77%) OLE
6 1 (0.38%) HTML
6 1 (0.38%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 120 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 68 (26.15%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.38%) Clustering
5 13 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (4.23%) HP StoreVirtual
7 10 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.85%) Fat Client
7 10 (3.85%) Thin Client
8 9 (3.46%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.31%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.31%) NHS
10 4 (1.54%) CMDB
10 4 (1.54%) PDA
11 3 (1.15%) Social Media
12 2 (0.77%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.77%) PKI
12 2 (0.77%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.38%) CCTV
13 1 (0.38%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 152 (58.46%) Windows
2 65 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 61 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (20.00%) Linux
5 27 (10.38%) Unix
6 17 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.46%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.69%) Solaris
10 6 (2.31%) HPUX
10 6 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.31%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.54%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.38%) SUSE
14 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (48.08%) ITIL
2 60 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 52 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 45 (17.31%) Root Cause Analysis
5 43 (16.54%) Kalman Filter
6 41 (15.77%) Presales
7 40 (15.38%) Patch Management
7 40 (15.38%) Web Filtering
8 39 (15.00%) Network Management
8 39 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 38 (14.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 38 (14.62%) Project Management
10 37 (14.23%) Load Balancing
11 31 (11.92%) Computer Science
12 28 (10.77%) DevOps
12 28 (10.77%) Technical Leadership
13 24 (9.23%) ITIL V3
14 22 (8.46%) Line Management
14 22 (8.46%) Service Management
14 22 (8.46%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.69%) SQL
2 14 (5.38%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.62%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.08%) Java
4 8 (3.08%) VB
5 4 (1.54%) C
5 4 (1.54%) C#
5 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (28.46%) ITIL Certification
2 42 (16.15%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (14.23%) Degree
4 31 (11.92%) CCNP
4 31 (11.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (8.85%) CCNA
6 22 (8.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (6.92%) MCSE
9 12 (4.62%) CCA
9 12 (4.62%) CCAA
9 12 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (4.62%) VCAP
10 8 (3.08%) CISM
10 8 (3.08%) CISSP
11 7 (2.69%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.92%) HNC
12 5 (1.92%) HND
13 3 (1.15%) JNCIS
14 2 (0.77%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (20.00%) GDPR
2 40 (15.38%) SLA
3 8 (3.08%) QA
4 7 (2.69%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.15%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 116 (44.62%) Active Directory
2 107 (41.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 26 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 24 (9.23%) Firmware
6 20 (7.69%) XenApp
7 14 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (5.38%) vSphere
8 11 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
9 10 (3.85%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.92%) VMware NSX
11 4 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.38%) Squid
12 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 60 (23.08%) SCCM
2 44 (16.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 18 (6.92%) SCOM
4 14 (5.38%) HP ALM
4 14 (5.38%) Netcool
5 13 (5.00%) OpenView
5 13 (5.00%) SCVMM
6 10 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (3.85%) Linux-HA
7 4 (1.54%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.15%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.38%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.38%) Netcool/Proviso
9 1 (0.38%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.38%) TeMIP
9 1 (0.38%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 174 (66.92%) Cisco
2 140 (53.85%) VMware
3 123 (47.31%) Microsoft
4 85 (32.69%) Citrix
5 71 (27.31%) Dell
6 70 (26.92%) CheckPoint
7 68 (26.15%) IBM
8 55 (21.15%) Fortinet
9 50 (19.23%) NetApp
10 44 (16.92%) McAfee
10 44 (16.92%) Symantec
11 40 (15.38%) Forcepoint
12 24 (9.23%) Juniper
13 21 (8.08%) 3PAR
14 17 (6.54%) BMC
14 17 (6.54%) Oracle
15 14 (5.38%) F5
15 14 (5.38%) Remedy
16 13 (5.00%) Brocade
16 13 (5.00%) SonicWALL