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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 56 76 57
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing HP 38 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.85% 1.88% 3.03%
As % of the Vendors category 7.55% 4.87% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 23
Average salary £37,500 £49,188 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.76% +26.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,950 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
503 411 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.91% 38.63% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 413 358 346
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 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 23 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 0 4 £37,000 -24.29%
West Malling +4 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Dover - 2 £27,000 -
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 37 (57.81%) SQL
1 37 (57.81%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (53.13%) ISEB
3 30 (46.88%) MS Office
4 29 (45.31%) XML
4 29 (45.31%) Regression Testing
5 28 (43.75%) Degree
5 28 (43.75%) System Testing
6 27 (42.19%) SoapUI
6 27 (42.19%) Ranorex
6 27 (42.19%) SOAP
6 27 (42.19%) C#
7 26 (40.63%) ETL
8 25 (39.06%) Automation Testing
8 25 (39.06%) Test Automation
9 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 21 (32.81%) VMware
10 21 (32.81%) Manual Testing
11 19 (29.69%) Windows
12 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (25.00%) SAN
14 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
15 14 (21.88%) MS Exchange
15 14 (21.88%) ITIL
16 13 (20.31%) Firewall
16 13 (20.31%) VLAN
16 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (17.19%) Dell
17 11 (17.19%) Citrix

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 14 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.38%) Apache
5 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (46.88%) MS Office
2 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
3 8 (12.50%) FastStats
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) SAN
2 13 (20.31%) Firewall
2 13 (20.31%) VLAN
3 9 (14.06%) Wireless
4 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.94%) LDAP
5 7 (10.94%) DNS
6 5 (7.81%) LAN
6 5 (7.81%) WAN
7 4 (6.25%) HTTP
7 4 (6.25%) VPN
8 1 (1.56%) Intranet
8 1 (1.56%) Internet
8 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (10.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (42.19%) SoapUI
1 27 (42.19%) Ranorex
2 11 (17.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 7 (10.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.25%) JIRA
5 4 (6.25%) TestDirector
5 4 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Legal
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Test Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Senior Test Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Administrator
4 9 (14.06%) Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Test Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (3.13%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.13%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) UNIX Consultant
9 1 (1.56%) UNIX Support
9 1 (1.56%) Senior UNIX Consultant
9 1 (1.56%) Senior UNIX Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Exchange Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (45.31%) XML
2 27 (42.19%) SOAP
3 4 (6.25%) YAML
4 1 (1.56%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) HACMP
4 3 (4.69%) Clustering
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.56%) iPhone
6 1 (1.56%) iPad
6 1 (1.56%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) UNIX
3 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (10.94%) AIX
4 7 (10.94%) Solaris
4 7 (10.94%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (45.31%) Regression Testing
2 28 (43.75%) System Testing
3 26 (40.63%) ETL
4 25 (39.06%) Test Automation
4 25 (39.06%) Automation Testing
5 21 (32.81%) Manual Testing
6 14 (21.88%) ITIL
7 9 (14.06%) Mentoring
8 7 (10.94%) V-Model
8 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.38%) Change Management
9 6 (9.38%) DevOps
10 5 (7.81%) SOA
11 4 (6.25%) Business Continuity
11 4 (6.25%) Security Management
11 4 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.25%) Migration
11 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
11 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) SQL
2 27 (42.19%) C#
3 7 (10.94%) Perl
4 4 (6.25%) PHP
4 4 (6.25%) C++
4 4 (6.25%) Java
4 4 (6.25%) Python
4 4 (6.25%) C
4 4 (6.25%) Ruby
5 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) ISEB
2 28 (43.75%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.81%) MCITP
4 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.13%) MCSE
6 2 (3.13%) MCSA
7 1 (1.56%) CCA
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.56%) MOS
7 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.63%) XenApp
3 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 7 (10.94%) NFS
5 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.56%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (57.81%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (12.50%) ZABBIX
2 8 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 7 (10.94%) Control-M
3 7 (10.94%) NetBackup
3 7 (10.94%) OpenView
3 7 (10.94%) Puppet
3 7 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.25%) SCOM
4 4 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (6.25%) Tivoli
4 4 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 4 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) VMware
2 11 (17.19%) IBM
2 11 (17.19%) Dell
2 11 (17.19%) Citrix
3 8 (12.50%) Cisco
3 8 (12.50%) ProCurve
3 8 (12.50%) Veeam
3 8 (12.50%) Neolane
4 7 (10.94%) Sun
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle
4 7 (10.94%) Veritas
4 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.25%) JBoss
6 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (6.25%) Draytek
6 4 (6.25%) McAfee
6 4 (6.25%) Websense
6 4 (6.25%) ExactTarget
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