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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 118 99 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 96 132 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.92% 2.38% 3.01%
As % of the Vendors category 3.75% 4.79% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 81 93 105
Average salary £50,000 £42,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.95% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.28% -2.77%
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
2561 2753 2865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.31% 49.56% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1852 1911 2186
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Slough +13 26 £37,500 -15.25% 5
Reading -46 25 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bracknell +21 19 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Maidenhead +14 15 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Newbury - 4 £40,000 - 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 82 (32.28%) HP
2 72 (28.35%) Windows
3 66 (25.98%) Finance
4 55 (21.65%) VMware
5 53 (20.87%) Marketing
6 52 (20.47%) Cisco
7 50 (19.69%) Microsoft
7 50 (19.69%) Linux
8 49 (19.29%) ITIL
9 47 (18.50%) Analytics
10 45 (17.72%) Oracle
11 43 (16.93%) WebSphere
11 43 (16.93%) Data Centre
12 42 (16.54%) Degree
12 42 (16.54%) NetApp
13 38 (14.96%) Social Media
14 35 (13.78%) Dell
14 35 (13.78%) Java
15 33 (12.99%) IBM Certification
16 31 (12.20%) MS Excel
16 31 (12.20%) Mentoring
17 30 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
18 28 (11.02%) Retail
19 27 (10.63%) SharePoint
19 27 (10.63%) SAN
19 27 (10.63%) Firewall
20 26 (10.24%) Manufacturing
20 26 (10.24%) SLA
20 26 (10.24%) Lotus Domino
21 25 (9.84%) SQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 43 (16.93%) WebSphere
2 27 (10.63%) SharePoint
3 26 (10.24%) Lotus Domino
4 19 (7.48%) WebSphere Portal
5 18 (7.09%) IBM Connections
6 11 (4.33%) Oracle Service Bus
7 10 (3.94%) IBM Notes
8 9 (3.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (2.76%) MS Exchange
10 6 (2.36%) CMS
10 6 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.97%) JBoss
12 4 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.57%) ArcGIS
12 4 (1.57%) Node.js
13 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.79%) IIS
14 2 (0.79%) Documentum
Applications
1 31 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.66%) SPSS
3 6 (2.36%) MS Office
4 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.94%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (3.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle BRM
4 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.09%) Office 365
2 9 (3.54%) Mimecast
3 7 (2.76%) SaaS
4 3 (1.18%) PaaS
4 3 (1.18%) IaaS
4 3 (1.18%) IBM PureFlex
4 3 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.63%) SAN
1 27 (10.63%) Firewall
2 18 (7.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (6.69%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (6.69%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (5.51%) Ethernet
5 12 (4.72%) FCoE
6 10 (3.94%) DNS
7 7 (2.76%) SSL
7 7 (2.76%) FTP
8 6 (2.36%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.97%) WAN
9 5 (1.97%) SMTP
9 5 (1.97%) LAN
10 4 (1.57%) Network Security
10 4 (1.57%) NAS
11 3 (1.18%) ATM
12 2 (0.79%) DHCP
12 2 (0.79%) VPN
12 2 (0.79%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.91%) DB2
2 13 (5.12%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.72%) RDBMS
3 12 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 6 (2.36%) Big Data
6 4 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.57%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.18%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.18%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.18%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.18%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.79%) Pentaho
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.79%) QlikView
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (3.94%) Subversion
2 8 (3.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.18%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.79%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.39%) Maven
6 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.39%) JMeter
General
1 66 (25.98%) Finance
2 53 (20.87%) Marketing
3 28 (11.02%) Retail
4 26 (10.24%) Manufacturing
5 21 (8.27%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.72%) Banking
7 7 (2.76%) Legal
8 2 (0.79%) Advertising
8 2 (0.79%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (25.98%) Architect
2 44 (17.32%) Consultant
3 40 (15.75%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (10.63%) Technical Specialist
5 18 (7.09%) Developer
6 16 (6.30%) Support Engineer
7 12 (4.72%) Analyst
7 12 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 11 (4.33%) Cognos Consultant
9 10 (3.94%) IT Support
9 10 (3.94%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.15%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.15%) Network Engineer
10 8 (3.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (3.15%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.15%) Data Centre Technician
11 7 (2.76%) Senior Architect
11 7 (2.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (2.76%) Sales Consultant
11 7 (2.76%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.27%) Middleware
2 19 (7.48%) SOAP
3 16 (6.30%) Spring
3 16 (6.30%) Java EE
3 16 (6.30%) JSON
4 15 (5.91%) J2EE
5 12 (4.72%) Web Services
6 10 (3.94%) XML
6 10 (3.94%) HTML
6 10 (3.94%) SAML
6 10 (3.94%) OAuth
6 10 (3.94%) RESTful
6 10 (3.94%) Play Framework
7 9 (3.54%) REST
7 9 (3.54%) jQuery
8 8 (3.15%) Ajax
8 8 (3.15%) .NET
9 7 (2.76%) Hibernate
9 7 (2.76%) CSS
9 7 (2.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.93%) Data Centre
2 38 (14.96%) Social Media
3 30 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.30%) Statistics
5 15 (5.91%) Management Information System
5 15 (5.91%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (5.51%) FlexPod
7 13 (5.12%) e-Health
7 13 (5.12%) Computer Science
8 9 (3.54%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (2.76%) PMI
10 6 (2.36%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (1.97%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.57%) HP Storage
12 4 (1.57%) PKI
12 4 (1.57%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.57%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.57%) Data Integration
12 4 (1.57%) iSeries
12 4 (1.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 72 (28.35%) Windows
2 50 (19.69%) Linux
3 20 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (7.09%) UNIX
5 17 (6.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.12%) Solaris
6 13 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.72%) Data ONTAP
7 12 (4.72%) AIX
8 7 (2.76%) HPUX
8 7 (2.76%) SUSE
8 7 (2.76%) Debian
9 6 (2.36%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.18%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) CentOS
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.29%) ITIL
2 47 (18.50%) Analytics
3 31 (12.20%) Mentoring
4 25 (9.84%) Project Management
5 24 (9.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 23 (9.06%) Customer Engagement
7 20 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (7.87%) Logistics
8 19 (7.48%) Coaching
9 16 (6.30%) Data Management
9 16 (6.30%) Service Management
10 15 (5.91%) PRINCE2
10 15 (5.91%) Change Management
10 15 (5.91%) Business Development
10 15 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (5.51%) Problem Management
11 14 (5.51%) CRM
12 13 (5.12%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (4.72%) SOA
13 12 (4.72%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.78%) Java
2 25 (9.84%) SQL
3 11 (4.33%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (4.33%) C
4 10 (3.94%) VBScript
5 8 (3.15%) Perl
6 6 (2.36%) ABAP
7 5 (1.97%) PHP
8 4 (1.57%) C#
8 4 (1.57%) C++
8 4 (1.57%) VB
8 4 (1.57%) Python
9 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.39%) Pascal
10 1 (0.39%) VBA
10 1 (0.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 42 (16.54%) Degree
2 33 (12.99%) IBM Certification
3 23 (9.06%) Security Cleared
4 16 (6.30%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (5.51%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (3.54%) PMI Certification
7 8 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.15%) CCNA
8 7 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.76%) MCITP
9 6 (2.36%) CCIE
10 5 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.97%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.57%) SSCP
11 4 (1.57%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.57%) CCNP
11 4 (1.57%) ISEB
11 4 (1.57%) CISSP
12 3 (1.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.24%) SLA
2 14 (5.51%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.36%) QA
4 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) GxP
System Software
1 23 (9.06%) Active Directory
1 23 (9.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (7.09%) vSphere
3 11 (4.33%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.33%) VMware ESX
4 10 (3.94%) XenServer
5 3 (1.18%) XenApp
5 3 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (5.51%) SCCM
2 10 (3.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (3.94%) NetBackup
3 8 (3.15%) Tivoli
4 7 (2.76%) SCOM
5 6 (2.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.97%) Legato
7 4 (1.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.57%) PureDisk
8 3 (1.18%) Netcool
9 2 (0.79%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 2 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.79%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.79%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.39%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.39%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 82 (32.28%) HP
2 55 (21.65%) VMware
3 52 (20.47%) Cisco
4 50 (19.69%) Microsoft
5 45 (17.72%) Oracle
6 42 (16.54%) NetApp
7 35 (13.78%) Dell
8 25 (9.84%) Symantec
9 22 (8.66%) EMC
10 19 (7.48%) 3PAR
11 16 (6.30%) CA
12 14 (5.51%) Cognos
13 13 (5.12%) Red Hat
14 12 (4.72%) Veritas
14 12 (4.72%) Citrix
15 10 (3.94%) SAP
16 9 (3.54%) Lotus
16 9 (3.54%) Hitachi
16 9 (3.54%) Veeam
16 9 (3.54%) Varonis
Bracknell, Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pensions + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Newbury, UK
Amdocs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago