The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Hewlett-Packard Company.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP
Rank 69 86 67
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing HP 26 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.72% 1.72% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 5.19% 3.35% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 22
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £41,250 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
HP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
501 626 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.35% 51.23% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 459 484 468
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

HP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

HP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

HP
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HP across the Kent region.

HP Salary Trend in Kent

HP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

HP Salary Histogram in Kent

HP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 5 £47,500 -
Dover +9 3 £47,500 +58.33%
Aylesford - 3 £35,661 -
Maidstone +27 2 £30,500 -15.27%
Canterbury - 2 £32,500 -
Dartford 0 1 £32,500 -8.45%
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP.

1 29 (48.33%) VMware
2 28 (46.67%) Cisco
3 25 (41.67%) Windows
4 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 21 (35.00%) SAN
5 20 (33.33%) Linux
6 19 (31.67%) Citrix
6 19 (31.67%) Red Hat
6 19 (31.67%) Finance
6 19 (31.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (28.33%) vSphere
8 17 (28.33%) IBM
9 15 (25.00%) LAN
9 15 (25.00%) WAN
9 15 (25.00%) DNS
10 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (20.00%) Firewall
11 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
12 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.33%) UNIX
12 11 (18.33%) XenApp
13 10 (16.67%) Banking
13 10 (16.67%) Project Management
13 10 (16.67%) VMware ESX
14 9 (15.00%) Perl
14 9 (15.00%) SQL
14 9 (15.00%) Solaris
14 9 (15.00%) Active Directory

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing HP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.67%) Apache
5 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.33%) IIS
6 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
1 21 (35.00%) SAN
2 15 (25.00%) LAN
2 15 (25.00%) WAN
2 15 (25.00%) DNS
3 12 (20.00%) Firewall
4 8 (13.33%) LDAP
5 7 (11.67%) VoIP
6 6 (10.00%) DHCP
7 5 (8.33%) Wireless
7 5 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 5 (8.33%) Unified Communications
7 5 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (6.67%) NAS
9 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.00%) Network Security
9 3 (5.00%) VPN
10 2 (3.33%) VLAN
10 2 (3.33%) FTP
10 2 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (8.33%) Selenium
4 4 (6.67%) LoadRunner
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
5 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.33%) TestDirector
6 2 (3.33%) SilkTest
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Advertising
4 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.00%) Electronics
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Administrator
3 7 (11.67%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Build Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
1 3 (5.00%) Middleware
2 2 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.33%) HACMP
4 7 (11.67%) Clustering
5 5 (8.33%) NHS
5 5 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (5.00%) Health Informatics
6 3 (5.00%) Informatics
6 3 (5.00%) DTV
7 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 19 (31.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (18.33%) UNIX
7 9 (15.00%) Solaris
8 8 (13.33%) AIX
9 6 (10.00%) CentOS
10 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Project Management
2 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (11.67%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (10.00%) Network Management
3 6 (10.00%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) Migration
3 6 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (6.67%) SIEM
5 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.00%) Operations Management
6 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) Perl
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) Python
2 8 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.67%) Korn
5 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.67%) VBScript
5 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) MCSE
2 3 (5.00%) MCSA
2 3 (5.00%) ISEB
2 3 (5.00%) CISSP
2 3 (5.00%) CCSA
2 3 (5.00%) CCSE
2 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) CCNA
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.67%) CISM
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 4 (6.67%) SLA
3 3 (5.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) vSphere
2 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) XenApp
4 10 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (13.33%) NFS
6 8 (13.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (11.67%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
9 4 (6.67%) DFS Replication
10 3 (5.00%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) OpenView
1 8 (13.33%) Puppet
1 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (11.67%) Control-M
2 7 (11.67%) NetBackup
3 5 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (6.67%) HP SIM
5 2 (3.33%) SCCM
5 2 (3.33%) SCOM
6 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) VMware
2 28 (46.67%) Cisco
3 19 (31.67%) Citrix
3 19 (31.67%) Red Hat
4 17 (28.33%) IBM
5 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (13.33%) Dell
6 8 (13.33%) Veritas
7 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
8 6 (10.00%) Oracle
8 6 (10.00%) Sun
9 5 (8.33%) EMC
10 4 (6.67%) Symantec
10 4 (6.67%) Splunk
11 3 (5.00%) LogRhythm
11 3 (5.00%) NetApp
11 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
11 3 (5.00%) LANDesk
11 3 (5.00%) Websense
11 3 (5.00%) SAP
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