The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 94 86 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing IBM 131 160 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.36% 2.92% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 4.70% 5.60% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 93 102 88
Average salary £42,750 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2786 2855 2986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.12% 52.05% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1938 2177 2516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
South East

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Reading +6 78 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Bracknell -16 16 £30,000 -36.84%
Slough -4 9 £44,250 -26.25%
Maidenhead -14 8 £50,000 -28.57%
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 84 (34.01%) HP
2 62 (25.10%) Oracle
3 58 (23.48%) Windows
4 52 (21.05%) EMC
5 49 (19.84%) ITIL
6 46 (18.62%) Microsoft
6 46 (18.62%) Finance
6 46 (18.62%) WebSphere
7 41 (16.60%) Dell
7 41 (16.60%) SQL
8 40 (16.19%) Security Cleared
9 39 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 39 (15.79%) Project Management
10 38 (15.38%) Linux
11 36 (14.57%) VMware
12 35 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (13.77%) NetApp
14 33 (13.36%) SAN
14 33 (13.36%) Degree
15 31 (12.55%) UNIX
16 30 (12.15%) Service Management
17 29 (11.74%) DB2
17 29 (11.74%) Data Warehouse
18 28 (11.34%) Sun
18 28 (11.34%) Java
18 28 (11.34%) AIX
19 26 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (10.53%) DV Cleared
19 26 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
20 25 (10.12%) Web Services

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 46 (18.62%) WebSphere
2 15 (6.07%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (4.05%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.05%) IBM Notes
3 10 (4.05%) Lotus Domino
4 9 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.64%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.02%) Apache
6 4 (1.62%) IIS
6 4 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.62%) SAS
6 4 (1.62%) FileNet
6 4 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.62%) JCAPS
7 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.21%) Quickr
7 3 (1.21%) IBM Connections
7 3 (1.21%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (1.21%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (1.21%) CICS
Applications
1 25 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.43%) MS Office
3 5 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.21%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.21%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.81%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.81%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.81%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.81%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.40%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.40%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.02%) SaaS
2 4 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (13.36%) SAN
2 21 (8.50%) Fibre Channel
3 19 (7.69%) DNS
4 16 (6.48%) DHCP
5 13 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.86%) Radio Access Network
7 10 (4.05%) Firewall
8 8 (3.24%) Internet
9 6 (2.43%) VPN
9 6 (2.43%) NAS
10 5 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.02%) SSL
10 5 (2.02%) HTTP
11 4 (1.62%) LDAP
11 4 (1.62%) WAN
11 4 (1.62%) ATM
11 4 (1.62%) Broadband
11 4 (1.62%) LAN
11 4 (1.62%) 3G
12 3 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.74%) DB2
1 29 (11.74%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (6.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.07%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.45%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.24%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.83%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.83%) OLAP
6 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.02%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (2.02%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.02%) Star Schema
7 5 (2.02%) OLTP
7 5 (2.02%) MySQL
8 4 (1.62%) Adabas
8 4 (1.62%) ROLAP
8 4 (1.62%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (3.24%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.62%) Rational Robot
3 3 (1.21%) AppScan
4 2 (0.81%) JUnit
4 2 (0.81%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.81%) ERwin
4 2 (0.81%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.81%) Subversion
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 46 (18.62%) Finance
2 39 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.48%) Retail
4 11 (4.45%) Marketing
5 8 (3.24%) Banking
6 5 (2.02%) French Language
7 4 (1.62%) Legal
8 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.21%) Electronics
9 2 (0.81%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.40%) Publishing
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (14.17%) Consultant
2 33 (13.36%) Analyst
3 31 (12.55%) Developer
4 21 (8.50%) Administrator
5 17 (6.88%) Support Engineer
6 15 (6.07%) Architect
7 11 (4.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (4.45%) Support Analyst
8 10 (4.05%) SAN Consultant
9 9 (3.64%) Lead Developer
9 9 (3.64%) Development Manager
9 9 (3.64%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.24%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (2.83%) Change Analyst
11 7 (2.83%) Integration Architect
12 6 (2.43%) Test Analyst
12 6 (2.43%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (2.43%) Programmer
12 6 (2.43%) Windows Administrator
12 6 (2.43%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.12%) Web Services
2 23 (9.31%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (7.29%) Middleware
4 13 (5.26%) HTML
5 12 (4.86%) J2EE
6 11 (4.45%) XML
7 10 (4.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 8 (3.24%) .NET
8 8 (3.24%) JSON
8 8 (3.24%) Ajax
9 7 (2.83%) Spring
9 7 (2.83%) Java EE
10 6 (2.43%) XPages
11 5 (2.02%) SAP XI
12 4 (1.62%) CSS
12 4 (1.62%) JSP
12 4 (1.62%) Swing
12 4 (1.62%) jQuery
12 4 (1.62%) Smart GWT
13 3 (1.21%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.50%) DataPower
1 21 (8.50%) CMDB
2 18 (7.29%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.67%) Clustering
4 11 (4.45%) Mainframe
5 10 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.05%) IBM Mainframe
5 10 (4.05%) Data Integration
6 8 (3.24%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.62%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.62%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.62%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.62%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.62%) iSeries
8 4 (1.62%) Replication
9 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.21%) DTV
9 3 (1.21%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 58 (23.48%) Windows
2 38 (15.38%) Linux
3 31 (12.55%) UNIX
4 28 (11.34%) AIX
5 21 (8.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (8.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (6.88%) Solaris
8 6 (2.43%) zOS
8 6 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.02%) CentOS
9 5 (2.02%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.02%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.40%) VMS
12 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.40%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.84%) ITIL
2 39 (15.79%) Project Management
3 35 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (12.15%) Service Management
5 26 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (10.12%) SOA
7 24 (9.72%) Configuration Management
8 21 (8.50%) ITSM
9 20 (8.10%) Service Delivery
9 20 (8.10%) ETL
10 19 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 16 (6.48%) Data Modelling
11 16 (6.48%) Performance Management
12 14 (5.67%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (5.67%) Change Management
13 13 (5.26%) eTOM
13 13 (5.26%) Fault Management
13 13 (5.26%) E-Commerce
14 12 (4.86%) PRINCE2
14 12 (4.86%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (16.60%) SQL
2 28 (11.34%) Java
3 19 (7.69%) C
4 16 (6.48%) Shell Script
5 11 (4.45%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.83%) COBOL
7 6 (2.43%) Korn
8 4 (1.62%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.62%) JCL
9 3 (1.21%) Jython
9 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.21%) SAPscript
9 3 (1.21%) NATURAL
9 3 (1.21%) PHP
9 3 (1.21%) ABAP
9 3 (1.21%) VBA
9 3 (1.21%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.21%) VBScript
9 3 (1.21%) Python
10 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (16.19%) Security Cleared
2 33 (13.36%) Degree
3 26 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 16 (6.48%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.83%) IBM Certification
6 6 (2.43%) ISEB
6 6 (2.43%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.62%) CCIE
8 4 (1.62%) CCNP
9 3 (1.21%) GIAC
9 3 (1.21%) CSSLP
9 3 (1.21%) CCNA
9 3 (1.21%) CISSP
10 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.64%) QA
2 7 (2.83%) SLA
3 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.91%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.86%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.43%) vSphere
5 5 (2.02%) Samba
5 5 (2.02%) NFS
6 4 (1.62%) DFS Replication
6 4 (1.62%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (1.21%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.81%) XenServer
8 2 (0.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.40%) KVM
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.40%) XenApp
9 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (8.91%) NetBackup
2 20 (8.10%) Tivoli
3 19 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (6.48%) Netcool
5 14 (5.67%) OpenView
6 12 (4.86%) OVPI
6 12 (4.86%) NSN NetAct
6 12 (4.86%) HP NNM
6 12 (4.86%) TeMIP
7 9 (3.64%) Legato
7 9 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (2.83%) HP Data Protector
9 6 (2.43%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (2.43%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (2.02%) nmon
11 4 (1.62%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (1.62%) SCOM
12 2 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.81%) SCCM
12 2 (0.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 84 (34.01%) HP
2 62 (25.10%) Oracle
3 52 (21.05%) EMC
4 46 (18.62%) Microsoft
5 41 (16.60%) Dell
6 36 (14.57%) VMware
7 34 (13.77%) NetApp
8 28 (11.34%) Sun
9 24 (9.72%) Cisco
10 23 (9.31%) Hitachi
11 18 (7.29%) BMC
12 13 (5.26%) Ab Initio
12 13 (5.26%) Lotus
12 13 (5.26%) Cognos
13 12 (4.86%) SAP
13 12 (4.86%) Ericsson
13 12 (4.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 10 (4.05%) Citrix
14 10 (4.05%) Veritas
15 8 (3.24%) Business Objects
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 40-60k
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60-75k
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £39,000 to £45,000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago