The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 62 102 56
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -46
Permanent jobs citing IBM 212 129 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.86% 2.37% 4.38%
As % of the Vendors category 7.57% 4.68% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 173 90 183
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £37,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
IBM
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2800 2755 2869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.04% 50.60% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2058 1996 2177
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Berkshire region.

IBM Salary Trend in Berkshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IBM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Bracknell +32 66 £55,000 - 2
Reading -19 64 £50,000 - 6
Slough +23 26 £40,000 -21.95% 2
Maidenhead +7 16 £70,000 +27.27%
Wokingham +16 2 £39,000 -22.00%
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 123 (30.30%) HP
2 119 (29.31%) Oracle
3 101 (24.88%) ITIL
4 96 (23.65%) WebSphere
5 85 (20.94%) Windows
6 80 (19.70%) Linux
7 77 (18.97%) Finance
7 77 (18.97%) VMware
8 66 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
9 65 (16.01%) SQL
10 64 (15.76%) UNIX
11 61 (15.02%) Cisco
12 58 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 54 (13.30%) NetApp
14 51 (12.56%) Lotus Domino
14 51 (12.56%) Degree
15 49 (12.07%) DB2
15 49 (12.07%) WebSphere Application Server
15 49 (12.07%) Analytics
16 47 (11.58%) JavaScript
16 47 (11.58%) Retail
17 46 (11.33%) Marketing
18 45 (11.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 45 (11.08%) AIX
18 45 (11.08%) Lotus
19 43 (10.59%) Java
19 43 (10.59%) SAN
20 42 (10.34%) Security Cleared
20 42 (10.34%) WebSphere Portal
20 42 (10.34%) Ajax

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 96 (23.65%) WebSphere
2 51 (12.56%) Lotus Domino
3 49 (12.07%) WebSphere Application Server
4 42 (10.34%) WebSphere Portal
5 36 (8.87%) IBM Notes
6 31 (7.64%) Quickr
7 23 (5.67%) Tomcat
8 21 (5.17%) CMS
8 21 (5.17%) Oracle Service Bus
8 21 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 17 (4.19%) JBoss
10 15 (3.69%) WebLogic
10 15 (3.69%) Apache
11 12 (2.96%) IBM Connections
12 10 (2.46%) SharePoint
13 8 (1.97%) Joomla!
14 6 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (1.48%) ArcGIS
15 5 (1.23%) MS Exchange
16 4 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 28 (6.90%) SPSS
2 27 (6.65%) MS Excel
3 17 (4.19%) MS Office
4 7 (1.72%) MS Project
5 4 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (5.17%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (2.96%) Oracle BRM
4 8 (1.97%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (1.23%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.49%) FileNet Content Manager
7 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.25%) Maximo
7 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.25%) assyst
7 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.97%) SaaS
1 8 (1.97%) IaaS
2 5 (1.23%) Office 365
3 4 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.49%) PaaS
5 1 (0.25%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (10.59%) SAN
2 35 (8.62%) Firewall
3 29 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 24 (5.91%) DNS
5 23 (5.67%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (4.93%) TCP/IP
7 16 (3.94%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (2.96%) Network Security
8 12 (2.96%) SSL
8 12 (2.96%) Ethernet
9 10 (2.46%) VoIP
9 10 (2.46%) FCoE
10 9 (2.22%) iSCSI
10 9 (2.22%) NAS
10 9 (2.22%) HTTP
11 8 (1.97%) WAN
11 8 (1.97%) LAN
12 6 (1.48%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.07%) DB2
2 41 (10.10%) Relational Database
3 26 (6.40%) RDBMS
4 24 (5.91%) SQL Server
5 14 (3.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 11 (2.71%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.23%) Essbase
8 5 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.99%) Big Data
9 4 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.99%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (0.74%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.49%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 35 (8.62%) Subversion
2 27 (6.65%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.96%) LoadRunner
4 11 (2.71%) Rational Performance Tester
5 10 (2.46%) ClearCase
6 9 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (2.22%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.97%) Maven
8 6 (1.48%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.99%) Rational Rose
9 4 (0.99%) RequisitePro
9 4 (0.99%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.25%) Introscope
10 1 (0.25%) JMeter
10 1 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 77 (18.97%) Finance
2 47 (11.58%) Retail
3 46 (11.33%) Marketing
4 28 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.94%) Banking
6 14 (3.45%) Legal
7 11 (2.71%) Advertising
8 6 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.25%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) French Language
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (23.65%) Architect
2 48 (11.82%) Consultant
3 43 (10.59%) Support Engineer
4 29 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 28 (6.90%) Support Specialist
6 26 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
7 24 (5.91%) Analyst
8 21 (5.17%) Administrator
9 18 (4.43%) Technical Architect
10 16 (3.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 15 (3.69%) Systems Administrator
11 15 (3.69%) Applications Architect
12 14 (3.45%) Cognos Consultant
12 14 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
12 14 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
13 13 (3.20%) Support Team Leader
13 13 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
13 13 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (2.71%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.34%) Ajax
2 39 (9.61%) HTML
3 34 (8.37%) CSS
4 31 (7.64%) Middleware
4 31 (7.64%) jQuery
5 30 (7.39%) Spring
6 26 (6.40%) SOAP
7 24 (5.91%) J2EE
8 21 (5.17%) SAML
8 21 (5.17%) Java EE
8 21 (5.17%) JSON
8 21 (5.17%) OAuth
8 21 (5.17%) RESTful
8 21 (5.17%) Play Framework
9 16 (3.94%) WebSphere MQ
10 15 (3.69%) Web Services
11 14 (3.45%) XML
12 13 (3.20%) JSP
13 11 (2.71%) .NET
14 6 (1.48%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.37%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.91%) Social Media
4 22 (5.42%) DataPower
5 15 (3.69%) Statistics
6 14 (3.45%) FlexPod
7 12 (2.96%) Mainframe
8 10 (2.46%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.46%) e-Health
9 9 (2.22%) Celerra
10 7 (1.72%) Replication
11 6 (1.48%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (1.48%) Life Science
11 6 (1.48%) PKI
11 6 (1.48%) iSeries
12 5 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.99%) Computer Science
13 4 (0.99%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 85 (20.94%) Windows
2 80 (19.70%) Linux
3 64 (15.76%) UNIX
4 45 (11.08%) AIX
5 33 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (4.43%) SUSE
8 15 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (3.45%) Solaris
10 12 (2.96%) HPUX
11 11 (2.71%) Debian
12 10 (2.46%) Windows 7
13 9 (2.22%) CentOS
14 8 (1.97%) zOS
15 3 (0.74%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.74%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (24.88%) ITIL
2 49 (12.07%) Analytics
3 41 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (10.10%) Service Delivery
4 39 (9.61%) Data Management
4 39 (9.61%) Mentoring
5 33 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (7.64%) SOA
7 30 (7.39%) Project Management
8 29 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 28 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 26 (6.40%) ETL
10 26 (6.40%) TDD
11 25 (6.16%) Validation
11 25 (6.16%) Coaching
12 23 (5.67%) E-Commerce
13 22 (5.42%) CRM
14 21 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
14 21 (5.17%) BPEL
14 21 (5.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 65 (16.01%) SQL
2 47 (11.58%) JavaScript
3 43 (10.59%) Java
4 19 (4.68%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.20%) VBA
6 11 (2.71%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.46%) VBScript
8 8 (1.97%) Pascal
8 8 (1.97%) PHP
8 8 (1.97%) Delphi
8 8 (1.97%) JCL
8 8 (1.97%) Korn
9 6 (1.48%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.48%) VB
10 5 (1.23%) C#
10 5 (1.23%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.23%) sed
10 5 (1.23%) AWK
11 4 (0.99%) C++
11 4 (0.99%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 51 (12.56%) Degree
2 42 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 37 (9.11%) SC Cleared
4 27 (6.65%) IBM Certification
5 17 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (3.94%) DV Cleared
7 15 (3.69%) ISTQB
8 14 (3.45%) ISEB
9 13 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (2.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (2.46%) MCSE
12 9 (2.22%) VTSP
13 8 (1.97%) CCIE
13 8 (1.97%) CCNP
13 8 (1.97%) CISSP
13 8 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.72%) MCITP
14 7 (1.72%) VCP4
14 7 (1.72%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.39%) SLA
2 17 (4.19%) PCI DSS
3 15 (3.69%) QA
4 4 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.25%) GxP
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (11.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (6.90%) vSphere
3 23 (5.67%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.68%) Active Directory
5 12 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (2.22%) NFS
6 9 (2.22%) Samba
6 9 (2.22%) XenApp
7 7 (1.72%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.48%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 5 (1.23%) vCloud
9 5 (1.23%) KVM
10 4 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.99%) XenServer
10 4 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (4.68%) SCCM
2 16 (3.94%) Legato
3 14 (3.45%) Tivoli
4 11 (2.71%) NetBackup
5 10 (2.46%) ARCserve
6 9 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (2.22%) nmon
7 7 (1.72%) Tivoli NetView
8 6 (1.48%) MOM
8 6 (1.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (1.48%) Unicenter
8 6 (1.48%) HP SiteScope
8 6 (1.48%) OMEGAMON
9 5 (1.23%) XenMobile
9 5 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (0.99%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.99%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.74%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (30.30%) HP
2 119 (29.31%) Oracle
3 77 (18.97%) VMware
4 61 (15.02%) Cisco
5 58 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 54 (13.30%) NetApp
7 45 (11.08%) Lotus
8 41 (10.10%) EMC
9 31 (7.64%) Symantec
10 30 (7.39%) Ab Initio
11 25 (6.16%) Dell
11 25 (6.16%) Cognos
11 25 (6.16%) Red Hat
12 21 (5.17%) Sitecore
13 16 (3.94%) Veritas
13 16 (3.94%) CA
13 16 (3.94%) Citrix
14 15 (3.69%) Adobe
14 15 (3.69%) Sun
15 13 (3.20%) Business Objects
Bracknell
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 Base (£55,000 to £60,000 OTE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus & more
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago