The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 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 the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 73 78 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing IBM 13 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.40% 1.33% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 2.59% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £41,381 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,000 £49,150
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
467 502 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 50.27% 51.49% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 401 452 552
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Luton +8 6 £73,750 +47.50% 1
Bedford +5 4 £50,000 +17.64% 1
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 20 (45.45%) Finance
1 20 (45.45%) Cognos
1 20 (45.45%) Cognos TM1
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (29.55%) Cognos Planning
4 10 (22.73%) SQL
5 8 (18.18%) SAN
5 8 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 7 (15.91%) Degree
6 7 (15.91%) ITIL
6 7 (15.91%) Dell
7 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
7 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 6 (13.64%) Windows
7 6 (13.64%) MS Office
7 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
8 5 (11.36%) Logistics
8 5 (11.36%) UML
8 5 (11.36%) UNIX
8 5 (11.36%) DNS
8 5 (11.36%) DHCP
8 5 (11.36%) Agresso
8 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
8 5 (11.36%) Data Structures
9 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (9.09%) Java
9 4 (9.09%) XML
9 4 (9.09%) .NET

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.55%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) Simulink
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 20 (45.45%) Cognos TM1
2 13 (29.55%) Cognos Planning
3 5 (11.36%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) SAN
2 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 5 (11.36%) DHCP
4 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (2.27%) WAN
5 1 (2.27%) OSPF
5 1 (2.27%) BGP
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) DB2
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Publishing
2 1 (2.27%) Billing
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Cognos Developer
2 20 (45.45%) TM1 Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Storage Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 5 (11.36%) Technical Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Cognos Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Server Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Backup Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) TM1 Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) XML
1 4 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (6.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Data Structures
2 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.55%) LPAR
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source
4 1 (2.27%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
4 1 (2.27%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 7 (15.91%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.36%) UML
4 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
4 5 (11.36%) Logistics
5 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Migration
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Test Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Network Management
7 1 (2.27%) High Availability
7 1 (2.27%) Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.27%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.27%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (2.27%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.27%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCSA
3 1 (2.27%) CCSE
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) CCDP
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Cognos
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) Dell
4 2 (4.55%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Symantec
5 1 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Altiris
5 1 (2.27%) Unica
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