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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 63 73 88
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 21 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.67% 1.38% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 4.87% 2.83% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 4
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +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
431 494 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 54.83% 48.62% 51.37%
Number of salaries quoted 389 412 473
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Bedford +14 10 £53,000 +6.00% 2
Luton +3 2 - - 1
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 26 (74.29%) ITIL
2 15 (42.86%) Oracle
3 13 (37.14%) SOAP
3 13 (37.14%) Web Services
3 13 (37.14%) Unix
3 13 (37.14%) RESTful
3 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (34.29%) iSeries
4 12 (34.29%) Information Security
4 12 (34.29%) Service Delivery
4 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
4 12 (34.29%) Windows
4 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
5 11 (31.43%) C++
5 11 (31.43%) Java
5 11 (31.43%) .NET
5 11 (31.43%) J2EE
5 11 (31.43%) LDAP
5 11 (31.43%) OS/400
5 11 (31.43%) Dell
5 11 (31.43%) CA
5 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
5 11 (31.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (31.43%) Degree
5 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
5 11 (31.43%) Identity Management
5 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
5 11 (31.43%) REST
5 11 (31.43%) SailPoint
5 11 (31.43%) Mentoring

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
2 6 (17.14%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) LDAP
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Big Data
2 2 (5.71%) MariaDB
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Consultant
2 13 (37.14%) Architect
3 11 (31.43%) Identity Management Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Identity Management Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Management Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Principal Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Principal Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (5.71%) NoSQL Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) RESTful
1 13 (37.14%) SOAP
1 13 (37.14%) Web Services
2 11 (31.43%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) J2EE
2 11 (31.43%) REST
2 11 (31.43%) SailPoint
3 10 (28.57%) Flash
4 2 (5.71%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (34.29%) iSeries
3 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
3 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
4 9 (25.71%) AS400
5 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Unix
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) OS/400
4 1 (2.86%) AIX
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) Service Delivery
3 11 (31.43%) Identity Access Management
3 11 (31.43%) Identity Management
3 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
3 11 (31.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (28.57%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) High Availability
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) ETL
6 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) SOA
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.86%) ITSM
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) C++
1 11 (31.43%) Java
1 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
2 6 (17.14%) RPG
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CCSE
3 1 (2.86%) CISA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CISM
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PCI QSA
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) CA
2 11 (31.43%) Dell
3 9 (25.71%) Intel
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) BEA
5 2 (5.71%) SAP
5 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) Lotus
6 1 (2.86%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 per annum + + £11.5K Shift + £6K Bonus + Full Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago