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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 46 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Permanent jobs citing IBM 20 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.28% 2.07% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 7.52% 3.80% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 11
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%

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
266 421 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.61% 54.39% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 220 375 422
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

IBM Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

IBM
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +18 11 £55,000 +3.77%
Luton +6 8 £65,000 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 22 (39.29%) Java
2 20 (35.71%) SAN
3 19 (33.93%) ITIL
4 18 (32.14%) CRM
4 18 (32.14%) Web Services
5 16 (28.57%) SAP
6 15 (26.79%) Oracle
7 14 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 14 (25.00%) Pega
8 13 (23.21%) Performance Management
8 13 (23.21%) Mentoring
8 13 (23.21%) SLA
9 12 (21.43%) Retail
9 12 (21.43%) Data Management
9 12 (21.43%) Marketing
9 12 (21.43%) WebSphere
10 11 (19.64%) EMC
10 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
11 10 (17.86%) Cisco
11 10 (17.86%) SQL
11 10 (17.86%) Flash
11 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
11 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (17.86%) Finance
11 10 (17.86%) Unica
11 10 (17.86%) Brocade
11 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (16.07%) FCoE
12 9 (16.07%) Capacity Management
12 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Software

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (10.71%) JBoss
3 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Unica
2 8 (14.29%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (10.71%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Silverpop
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) SAN
2 9 (16.07%) FCoE
3 2 (3.57%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) SMTP
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
3 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (21.43%) Marketing
1 12 (21.43%) Retail
2 10 (17.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.79%) Law
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Military
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Consultant
2 9 (16.07%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Management Consultant
3 8 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Storage Manager
4 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce Architect
4 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 7 (12.50%) TIBCO Support
5 6 (10.71%) Data Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Designer
5 6 (10.71%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior TIBCO Support
6 5 (8.93%) Support Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) TIBCO Specialist
7 4 (7.14%) Linux Support
7 4 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) SAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Web Services
2 10 (17.86%) Flash
3 9 (16.07%) EJB
3 9 (16.07%) JDBC
3 9 (16.07%) Servlets
3 9 (16.07%) SOAP
4 8 (14.29%) J2EE
4 8 (14.29%) Java EE
4 8 (14.29%) JMS
4 8 (14.29%) JPA
4 8 (14.29%) RESTful
5 7 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
5 7 (12.50%) XML
5 7 (12.50%) XSLT
6 6 (10.71%) JRules
6 6 (10.71%) JSON
6 6 (10.71%) Middleware
6 6 (10.71%) Rendezvous
6 6 (10.71%) XML Schema
7 3 (5.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.93%) iSeries
5 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) AIX
3 2 (3.57%) OS/400
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) ITIL
2 18 (32.14%) CRM
3 13 (23.21%) Mentoring
3 13 (23.21%) Performance Management
4 12 (21.43%) Data Management
5 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.07%) Capacity Management
7 8 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 8 (14.29%) B2B
7 8 (14.29%) B2C
7 8 (14.29%) Content Management
7 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
8 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 6 (10.71%) Coaching
9 6 (10.71%) TOGAF
9 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.93%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) Java
2 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) C++
4 2 (3.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) MCSA
3 1 (1.79%) MCSD
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MOS
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 13 (23.21%) SLA
3 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) SRDF
3 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) TIBCO Hawk
2 6 (10.71%) Kibana
3 4 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.57%) Nagios
4 2 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) SAP
2 15 (26.79%) Oracle
3 14 (25.00%) Pega
4 11 (19.64%) EMC
5 10 (17.86%) Brocade
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco
6 9 (16.07%) Dell
7 8 (14.29%) hybris
7 8 (14.29%) VMware
8 7 (12.50%) 3PAR
8 7 (12.50%) CommVault
8 7 (12.50%) TIBCO
8 7 (12.50%) Veritas
9 6 (10.71%) BEA
9 6 (10.71%) Hitachi
9 6 (10.71%) NetApp
9 6 (10.71%) Sybase
10 4 (7.14%) Veeam
11 3 (5.36%) HP
12 2 (3.57%) CA