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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 65 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 35 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.04% 0.52% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 5.54% 0.87% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 12
Average salary £60,000 £39,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,050 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.04%
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
632 578 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 54.91% 60.46% 62.26%
Number of salaries quoted 530 539 570
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 18 September 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 September 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 +15 20 £60,000 -2.43% 1
Bedford -2 7 £65,000 +62.50% 1
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 35 (50.72%) WebSphere
2 24 (34.78%) PDM
2 24 (34.78%) Data Management
2 24 (34.78%) SAP
3 23 (33.33%) Oracle
3 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 23 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (30.43%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (30.43%) Cincom
5 19 (27.54%) Marketing
6 17 (24.64%) Business Analysis
7 13 (18.84%) Finance
7 13 (18.84%) .NET
7 13 (18.84%) ITIL
8 12 (17.39%) Project Management
9 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
9 11 (15.94%) SQL
10 10 (14.49%) XML
10 10 (14.49%) HP
11 9 (13.04%) Dell
11 9 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (13.04%) Windows
11 9 (13.04%) UML
11 9 (13.04%) Java
12 8 (11.59%) Cognos TM1
12 8 (11.59%) Automotive
12 8 (11.59%) Cognos
13 7 (10.14%) VMware
13 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
13 7 (10.14%) WebSphere Message Broker

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 35 (50.72%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.25%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 4 (5.80%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.35%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.45%) Documentum
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) Simulink
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
4 1 (1.45%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (11.59%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (8.70%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (2.90%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) LDAP
1 5 (7.25%) Kerberos
1 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
1 5 (7.25%) DNS
1 5 (7.25%) IPsec
1 5 (7.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.45%) DB2
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.90%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (2.90%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (27.54%) Marketing
2 13 (18.84%) Finance
3 8 (11.59%) Automotive
4 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.90%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Military
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Developer
2 9 (13.04%) IT Strategy Manager
2 9 (13.04%) Strategy Manager
3 8 (11.59%) TM1 Developer
3 8 (11.59%) Cognos Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Architect
5 6 (8.70%) Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (7.25%) Product Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) .NET
2 10 (14.49%) XML
3 7 (10.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (7.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (5.80%) Middleware
6 3 (4.35%) Web Services
7 2 (2.90%) WCF
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.90%) XSD
7 2 (2.90%) XSLT
8 1 (1.45%) EDI
8 1 (1.45%) SAP PI
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) iSeries
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.25%) AS400
2 5 (7.25%) PKI
3 4 (5.80%) FMCG
4 3 (4.35%) Replication
4 3 (4.35%) Web 2.0
4 3 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (1.45%) HACMP
5 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) LPAR
5 1 (1.45%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.45%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) UNIX
3 4 (5.80%) OS/400
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) AIX
4 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) HPUX
5 1 (1.45%) Solaris
5 1 (1.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) PDM
1 24 (34.78%) Data Management
2 23 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (24.64%) Business Analysis
4 13 (18.84%) ITIL
5 12 (17.39%) Project Management
6 9 (13.04%) UML
7 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.25%) Workflow
8 5 (7.25%) Migration
8 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
8 5 (7.25%) Logistics
8 5 (7.25%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.35%) ERP
10 3 (4.35%) SOA
10 3 (4.35%) Process Management
10 3 (4.35%) Document Management
10 3 (4.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) Java
3 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.25%) C
3 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
3 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.80%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.45%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) MCSE
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.25%) MCITP
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) MCSA
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) NFS
2 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) vSphere
3 2 (2.90%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) MOM
1 5 (7.25%) HP SIM
2 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) SAP
2 23 (33.33%) Oracle
2 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.43%) Cincom
4 10 (14.49%) HP
5 9 (13.04%) Dell
6 8 (11.59%) Cognos
7 7 (10.14%) VMware
8 5 (7.25%) CA
9 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.45%) Informatica
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.45%) Symantec
9 1 (1.45%) Sun
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix
9 1 (1.45%) Axway
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