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 18 December 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 the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 76 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 15 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.55% 1.38% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 2.64% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,703 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,000 £56,402
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
551 531 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 56.86% 52.21% 50.35%
Number of salaries quoted 492 476 511
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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
Luton +14 8 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Bedford +1 3 £30,000 -31.42% 1
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) Cognos
2 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.00%) Cognos TM1
2 15 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 12 (24.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) Oracle
4 11 (22.00%) SAP
5 10 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
5 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.00%) Data Management
6 9 (18.00%) Cincom
6 9 (18.00%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (18.00%) PDM
6 9 (18.00%) Marketing
7 8 (16.00%) ITIL
8 7 (14.00%) MS Office
8 7 (14.00%) Windows
8 7 (14.00%) Dell
8 7 (14.00%) SAN
8 7 (14.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (12.00%) Degree
9 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (12.00%) UML
9 6 (12.00%) XML
10 5 (10.00%) .NET
10 5 (10.00%) UNIX
10 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
10 5 (10.00%) Agresso
10 5 (10.00%) BizTalk Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 15 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.00%) Documentum
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.00%) Simulink
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (20.00%) Cognos Planning
3 9 (18.00%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (10.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) SAN
2 4 (8.00%) DHCP
2 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Cognos Developer
2 15 (30.00%) TM1 Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 5 (10.00%) Storage Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Developer
5 4 (8.00%) IT Strategy Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Strategy Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Product Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Middleware Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) XML
2 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (8.00%) Middleware
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) AS400
3 3 (6.00%) FMCG
3 3 (6.00%) iSeries
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.00%) HACMP
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) LPAR
5 1 (2.00%) HP Superdome
5 1 (2.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (2.00%) HPUX
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.00%) OS/400
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (18.00%) PDM
2 9 (18.00%) Data Management
3 8 (16.00%) ITIL
4 7 (14.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (12.00%) UML
5 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Logistics
7 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Migration
10 1 (2.00%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (2.00%) Test Planning
10 1 (2.00%) Line Management
10 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.00%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) RPG
5 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.00%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.00%) MCSA
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) vSphere
1 2 (4.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) Cognos
3 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.00%) SAP
4 9 (18.00%) Cincom
5 7 (14.00%) Dell
6 4 (8.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) VMware
8 2 (4.00%) Symantec
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix
9 1 (2.00%) Informatica
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco
9 1 (2.00%) Sun
9 1 (2.00%) Altiris
9 1 (2.00%) Axway
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £50k+ Package with Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago