Period
to 31 March 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 31 March 2020 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 77 92
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15 -30
Permanent jobs citing HP 11 13 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 1.64% 1.45% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 3.50% 3.45% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 21
Median annual salary £34,088 £31,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.22% -12.50% -24.21%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £49,100 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -3.23%

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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 314 377 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 46.87% 42.03% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 239 328 421
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% -11.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,450 £23,175 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,075 £62,500
South East median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing HP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for HP in Kent

HP
Salary Trend in Kent

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HP in Kent.

Salary trend for HP in Kent

HP
Salary Histogram in Kent

Salary distribution for jobs citing HP in Kent over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Salary histogram for HP in Kent

HP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. 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
Sittingbourne - 5 £34,088 - 1
Chatham +9 4 £35,750 +37.50%
Rochester - 1 £52,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
HP
South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 Kent region with a requirement for HP.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Internet
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) HP ALM
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) NetApp
3 5 (45.45%) Terminal Services
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Statistics
3 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Azure
3 5 (45.45%) 3PAR
3 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
5 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) Internet
2 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
1 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Negotiation
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Terminal Services
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) HP ALM
1 5 (45.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) 3PAR
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec