The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 107 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 8 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.61% 0.95% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.61% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Average salary £43,250 £65,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.46% +46.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £36,120
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
718 683 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 54.56% 59.03% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 662 594 428
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
East of England

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

IBM
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -26 4 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Luton - 3 £77,500 - 2
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing IBM 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 IBM.

1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 7 (33.33%) HP
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (28.57%) AS400
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) Dell
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (23.81%) MCITP
5 5 (23.81%) iSeries
5 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
6 4 (19.05%) PKI
6 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
6 4 (19.05%) HP SIM
6 4 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (19.05%) CA
6 4 (19.05%) MOM
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (19.05%) LDAP
6 4 (19.05%) Kerberos
6 4 (19.05%) NFS
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) DNS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing IBM 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 IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) Simulink
3 1 (4.76%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) IPsec
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) LDAP
1 4 (19.05%) Kerberos
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (9.52%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Military
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Implementation Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) AS400 Support
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) XSD
2 1 (4.76%) XSLT
2 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) AS400
2 5 (23.81%) iSeries
3 4 (19.05%) PKI
4 2 (9.52%) Web 2.0
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) AIX
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Server Monitoring
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Document Management
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
1 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (23.81%) MCITP
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCEA
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCEE
5 1 (4.76%) CCAA
5 1 (4.76%) CCIA
5 1 (4.76%) VCAP
5 1 (4.76%) NCDA
5 1 (4.76%) NCIE
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) NFS
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (9.52%) XenApp
5 2 (9.52%) XenServer
5 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP SIM
1 4 (19.05%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) HP
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Dell
4 4 (19.05%) CA
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 17 hours ago