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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP
Rank 70 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing HP 27 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.71% 2.30% 3.30%
As % of the Vendors category 5.19% 6.11% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 25
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,700 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
520 409 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.26% 37.66% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 429 361 340
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 October 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 October 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
West Malling 0 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Dartford -4 2 £35,750 -26.85%
HP
South East

HP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 35 (57.38%) SQL
1 35 (57.38%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (52.46%) ISEB
3 28 (45.90%) MS Office
4 27 (44.26%) XML
4 27 (44.26%) Regression Testing
5 26 (42.62%) Degree
5 26 (42.62%) System Testing
6 25 (40.98%) SoapUI
6 25 (40.98%) Ranorex
6 25 (40.98%) SOAP
6 25 (40.98%) C#
6 25 (40.98%) ETL
7 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
8 23 (37.70%) Automation Testing
8 23 (37.70%) Test Automation
9 21 (34.43%) VMware
10 20 (32.79%) Manual Testing
11 19 (31.15%) Windows
12 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (26.23%) SAN
14 15 (24.59%) MS Excel
15 14 (22.95%) ITIL
15 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
16 13 (21.31%) Firewall
16 13 (21.31%) VLAN
16 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (18.03%) Citrix
17 11 (18.03%) IBM

HP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (22.95%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 8 (13.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (9.84%) Apache
5 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (45.90%) MS Office
2 15 (24.59%) MS Excel
3 8 (13.11%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) SAN
2 13 (21.31%) Firewall
2 13 (21.31%) VLAN
3 9 (14.75%) Wireless
4 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
5 7 (11.48%) DNS
5 7 (11.48%) LDAP
6 5 (8.20%) LAN
6 5 (8.20%) WAN
7 4 (6.56%) HTTP
7 4 (6.56%) VPN
8 1 (1.64%) NAS
8 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.64%) Intranet
8 1 (1.64%) Internet
8 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) SoapUI
1 25 (40.98%) Ranorex
2 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (13.11%) LoadRunner
4 7 (11.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.56%) JIRA
5 4 (6.56%) TestDirector
5 4 (6.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Test Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Senior Test Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Administrator
4 9 (14.75%) Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Test Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) UNIX Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.64%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.64%) Project Leader
9 1 (1.64%) Tester
9 1 (1.64%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (1.64%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) XML
2 25 (40.98%) SOAP
3 4 (6.56%) YAML
4 1 (1.64%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) HACMP
3 3 (4.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) iPhone
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.64%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.64%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) UNIX
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.48%) AIX
4 7 (11.48%) Solaris
4 7 (11.48%) Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Regression Testing
2 26 (42.62%) System Testing
3 25 (40.98%) ETL
4 23 (37.70%) Automation Testing
4 23 (37.70%) Test Automation
5 20 (32.79%) Manual Testing
6 14 (22.95%) ITIL
7 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.48%) V-Model
8 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (9.84%) Change Management
9 6 (9.84%) DevOps
10 5 (8.20%) SOA
11 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Load Balancing
11 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
11 4 (6.56%) Migration
11 4 (6.56%) Security Management
11 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) SQL
2 25 (40.98%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) Perl
4 4 (6.56%) Ruby
4 4 (6.56%) Python
4 4 (6.56%) C
4 4 (6.56%) PHP
4 4 (6.56%) C++
4 4 (6.56%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (52.46%) ISEB
2 26 (42.62%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.20%) MCITP
5 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) MCSE
6 2 (3.28%) MCSA
7 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.64%) CCA
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.64%) MOS
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.39%) XenApp
3 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
4 7 (11.48%) NFS
5 4 (6.56%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.64%) vSphere
8 1 (1.64%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 35 (57.38%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (13.11%) Backup Exec
2 8 (13.11%) ZABBIX
3 7 (11.48%) Puppet
3 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.48%) OpenView
3 7 (11.48%) NetBackup
3 7 (11.48%) Control-M
4 4 (6.56%) Tivoli
4 4 (6.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 4 (6.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (6.56%) SCOM
4 4 (6.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) VMware
2 11 (18.03%) Citrix
2 11 (18.03%) IBM
3 10 (16.39%) Dell
4 8 (13.11%) Cisco
4 8 (13.11%) Neolane
4 8 (13.11%) Veeam
4 8 (13.11%) ProCurve
5 7 (11.48%) Sun
5 7 (11.48%) Veritas
5 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
5 7 (11.48%) Oracle
6 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.56%) McAfee
7 4 (6.56%) Websense
7 4 (6.56%) JBoss
7 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (6.56%) Draytek
7 4 (6.56%) NETGEAR
Canterbury, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 23 days ago