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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 52 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs citing HP 45 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.42% 2.53% 3.46%
As % of the Vendors category 8.54% 6.00% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 27
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £36,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
527 467 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.77% 42.26% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 441 396 358
Average salary £40,000 £44,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% +13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £57,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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
Dartford -5 7 £37,000 -24.29%
Dover - 5 £27,000 -
West Malling +7 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Tunbridge Wells +26 1 £42,781 -4.93%
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 39 (54.93%) HP Quality Center
2 38 (53.52%) SQL
3 36 (50.70%) ISEB
4 30 (42.25%) MS Office
4 30 (42.25%) XML
4 30 (42.25%) Regression Testing
5 29 (40.85%) Degree
5 29 (40.85%) System Testing
6 28 (39.44%) SoapUI
6 28 (39.44%) Ranorex
6 28 (39.44%) SOAP
6 28 (39.44%) C#
7 27 (38.03%) ETL
8 26 (36.62%) Automation Testing
8 26 (36.62%) Test Automation
9 24 (33.80%) Manual Testing
10 22 (30.99%) VMware
10 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
11 21 (29.58%) Windows
12 18 (25.35%) SAN
12 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (21.13%) Dell
13 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
13 15 (21.13%) VLAN
13 15 (21.13%) Firewall
14 14 (19.72%) ITIL
14 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (18.31%) QA
16 12 (16.90%) IBM
16 12 (16.90%) Finance

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (12.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.86%) Apache
5 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (42.25%) MS Office
2 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
3 9 (12.68%) FastStats
4 4 (5.63%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) SAN
2 15 (21.13%) Firewall
2 15 (21.13%) VLAN
3 10 (14.08%) Wireless
4 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.27%) LDAP
4 8 (11.27%) DNS
5 5 (7.04%) LAN
5 5 (7.04%) WAN
5 5 (7.04%) VPN
6 4 (5.63%) HTTP
7 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (39.44%) SoapUI
1 28 (39.44%) Ranorex
2 8 (11.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.27%) LoadRunner
3 5 (7.04%) JIRA
4 4 (5.63%) TestDirector
4 4 (5.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Test Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Senior Test Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) Administrator
4 9 (12.68%) Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Test Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.82%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Messaging Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) UNIX Administrator
9 2 (2.82%) UNIX Consultant
10 1 (1.41%) UNIX Support
10 1 (1.41%) Senior UNIX Consultant
10 1 (1.41%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 1 (1.41%) UNIX Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.25%) XML
2 28 (39.44%) SOAP
3 5 (7.04%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.23%) Clustering
4 3 (4.23%) HACMP
5 1 (1.41%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.58%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) UNIX
3 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.27%) AIX
4 8 (11.27%) Solaris
4 8 (11.27%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) Regression Testing
2 29 (40.85%) System Testing
3 27 (38.03%) ETL
4 26 (36.62%) Test Automation
4 26 (36.62%) Automation Testing
5 24 (33.80%) Manual Testing
6 14 (19.72%) ITIL
7 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.86%) V-Model
7 7 (9.86%) DevOps
8 6 (8.45%) Change Management
9 5 (7.04%) SOA
9 5 (7.04%) Business Continuity
9 5 (7.04%) Load Balancing
9 5 (7.04%) Software Testing
9 5 (7.04%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.63%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.63%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (5.63%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) SQL
2 28 (39.44%) C#
3 8 (11.27%) Perl
4 5 (7.04%) PHP
4 5 (7.04%) C++
4 5 (7.04%) Java
4 5 (7.04%) Python
4 5 (7.04%) C
4 5 (7.04%) Ruby
5 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (50.70%) ISEB
2 29 (40.85%) Degree
3 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.04%) MCITP
5 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.41%) CCA
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.41%) MCSE
8 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.31%) QA
2 4 (5.63%) TickIT
2 4 (5.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.49%) XenApp
3 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
4 8 (11.27%) NFS
5 4 (5.63%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.41%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (54.93%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (14.08%) Backup Exec
3 9 (12.68%) ZABBIX
4 8 (11.27%) Puppet
4 8 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (11.27%) Control-M
4 8 (11.27%) NetBackup
4 8 (11.27%) OpenView
5 5 (7.04%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (5.63%) Tivoli
6 4 (5.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 4 (5.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (5.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) VMware
2 15 (21.13%) Dell
3 12 (16.90%) IBM
4 11 (15.49%) Citrix
5 9 (12.68%) Cisco
5 9 (12.68%) Sun
5 9 (12.68%) ProCurve
5 9 (12.68%) Veeam
5 9 (12.68%) Neolane
6 8 (11.27%) Veritas
6 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
6 8 (11.27%) Oracle
7 6 (8.45%) CheckPoint
8 5 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (7.04%) McAfee
8 5 (7.04%) JBoss
8 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.04%) ExactTarget
9 4 (5.63%) NETGEAR
9 4 (5.63%) Websense
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