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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 112 101 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -23
Permanent jobs citing IBM 112 120 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.19% 2.18% 3.15%
As % of the Vendors category 4.39% 4.38% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 98 73 111
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
2552 2738 2981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.01% 49.63% 57.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 1938 2339
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £63,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Reading -26 44 £47,500 +11.11% 7
Bracknell +19 30 £60,000 +20.00%
Maidenhead +9 19 £75,000 +50.00%
Slough 0 8 £25,000 - 2
Newbury - 1 £35,000 - 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 108 (32.83%) HP
2 83 (25.23%) Finance
3 75 (22.80%) Oracle
4 74 (22.49%) Windows
5 69 (20.97%) Marketing
6 65 (19.76%) WebSphere
6 65 (19.76%) Analytics
7 63 (19.15%) ITIL
8 61 (18.54%) VMware
9 60 (18.24%) Linux
9 60 (18.24%) Degree
10 58 (17.63%) NetApp
11 57 (17.33%) Cisco
12 54 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
13 49 (14.89%) Social Media
14 48 (14.59%) Data Centre
15 46 (13.98%) Java
16 44 (13.37%) Microsoft
17 42 (12.77%) Mentoring
18 39 (11.85%) IBM Certification
18 39 (11.85%) SQL
19 38 (11.55%) JavaScript
19 38 (11.55%) EMC
19 38 (11.55%) SAN
20 36 (10.94%) SPSS
20 36 (10.94%) Lotus Domino
21 34 (10.33%) Dell
21 34 (10.33%) Symantec
22 33 (10.03%) UNIX
22 33 (10.03%) Security Cleared

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 65 (19.76%) WebSphere
2 36 (10.94%) Lotus Domino
3 33 (10.03%) WebSphere Portal
4 24 (7.29%) IBM Connections
4 24 (7.29%) SharePoint
5 21 (6.38%) Oracle Service Bus
6 19 (5.78%) IBM Notes
7 18 (5.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (5.17%) CMS
8 17 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (3.04%) Quickr
10 8 (2.43%) JBoss
11 6 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (1.82%) ArcGIS
12 5 (1.52%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.91%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.91%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.91%) SAS
14 2 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (10.94%) SPSS
2 29 (8.81%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.65%) MS Office
4 4 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.91%) MS Project
6 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (6.38%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (4.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (3.04%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.30%) assyst
4 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.17%) Office 365
2 10 (3.04%) Mimecast
3 9 (2.74%) IaaS
4 6 (1.82%) SaaS
5 3 (0.91%) PaaS
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (11.55%) SAN
2 32 (9.73%) Firewall
3 27 (8.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 25 (7.60%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (6.69%) DNS
6 21 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
7 19 (5.78%) TCP/IP
8 13 (3.95%) Ethernet
9 12 (3.65%) SSL
9 12 (3.65%) FCoE
10 11 (3.34%) Network Security
11 9 (2.74%) VoIP
11 9 (2.74%) NAS
12 6 (1.82%) iSCSI
13 5 (1.52%) WAN
13 5 (1.52%) LAN
14 4 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
15 1 (0.30%) VLAN
15 1 (0.30%) Ethereal
15 1 (0.30%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.81%) DB2
2 26 (7.90%) Relational Database
3 23 (6.99%) RDBMS
4 17 (5.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 11 (3.34%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.13%) Big Data
7 6 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.22%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.91%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.91%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.91%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.61%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (8.81%) Subversion
2 25 (7.60%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.34%) LoadRunner
4 10 (3.04%) ClearCase
4 10 (3.04%) Rational Performance Tester
5 6 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.52%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.91%) Maven
7 3 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.61%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.61%) RequisitePro
8 2 (0.61%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.30%) JMeter
9 1 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 83 (25.23%) Finance
2 69 (20.97%) Marketing
3 32 (9.73%) Retail
4 21 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 19 (5.78%) Telecoms
6 16 (4.86%) Banking
7 11 (3.34%) Legal
8 7 (2.13%) Advertising
9 3 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (25.23%) Architect
2 63 (19.15%) Consultant
3 40 (12.16%) Solutions Architect
4 28 (8.51%) Support Engineer
5 23 (6.99%) Technical Specialist
6 18 (5.47%) Cognos Consultant
7 15 (4.56%) Team Leader
7 15 (4.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 14 (4.26%) Developer
8 14 (4.26%) Administrator
9 13 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (3.95%) Analyst
9 13 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
9 13 (3.95%) Storage Engineer
9 13 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (3.65%) SPSS Consultant
11 11 (3.34%) Applications Architect
11 11 (3.34%) Network Engineer
11 11 (3.34%) Sales Consultant
12 8 (2.43%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.03%) Ajax
2 30 (9.12%) HTML
2 30 (9.12%) CSS
3 29 (8.81%) Spring
4 27 (8.21%) jQuery
5 26 (7.90%) SOAP
6 23 (6.99%) Middleware
7 22 (6.69%) Java EE
8 21 (6.38%) JSON
8 21 (6.38%) OAuth
8 21 (6.38%) RESTful
8 21 (6.38%) Play Framework
8 21 (6.38%) SAML
9 15 (4.56%) J2EE
10 13 (3.95%) Web Services
11 10 (3.04%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (3.04%) .NET
12 8 (2.43%) JSP
12 8 (2.43%) XML
12 8 (2.43%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (14.89%) Social Media
3 48 (14.59%) Data Centre
4 28 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 23 (6.99%) Statistics
6 14 (4.26%) FlexPod
7 12 (3.65%) e-Health
8 11 (3.34%) Visualisation
9 10 (3.04%) Enterprise Cloud
10 9 (2.74%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.74%) DataPower
11 8 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
13 6 (1.82%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.82%) Celerra
13 6 (1.82%) PKI
14 5 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
14 5 (1.52%) iSeries
14 5 (1.52%) Mainframe
15 4 (1.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 74 (22.49%) Windows
2 60 (18.24%) Linux
3 33 (10.03%) UNIX
4 28 (8.51%) AIX
5 21 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.78%) Solaris
7 18 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (4.26%) SUSE
9 14 (4.26%) HPUX
10 13 (3.95%) Debian
11 10 (3.04%) Windows 7
12 8 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.82%) CentOS
14 5 (1.52%) zOS
15 3 (0.91%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.91%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.76%) Analytics
2 63 (19.15%) ITIL
3 42 (12.77%) Mentoring
4 32 (9.73%) Data Management
4 32 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (9.12%) Project Management
6 27 (8.21%) Coaching
7 24 (7.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 24 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (7.29%) CRM
8 23 (6.99%) SOA
9 22 (6.69%) E-Commerce
9 22 (6.69%) TDD
10 21 (6.38%) BPEL
10 21 (6.38%) Software Engineering
11 20 (6.08%) Validation
12 19 (5.78%) Customer Engagement
13 17 (5.17%) Integration Testing
13 17 (5.17%) Logistics
13 17 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (13.98%) Java
2 39 (11.85%) SQL
3 38 (11.55%) JavaScript
4 15 (4.56%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.65%) VBScript
6 7 (2.13%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.13%) C#
7 6 (1.82%) C
7 6 (1.82%) VB
7 6 (1.82%) ABAP
7 6 (1.82%) Perl
8 5 (1.52%) PHP
8 5 (1.52%) JCL
9 4 (1.22%) C++
10 3 (0.91%) Delphi
10 3 (0.91%) Pascal
10 3 (0.91%) VBA
11 2 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (18.24%) Degree
2 39 (11.85%) IBM Certification
3 33 (10.03%) Security Cleared
4 26 (7.90%) SC Cleared
5 20 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.26%) ISTQB
7 13 (3.95%) ISEB
7 13 (3.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (3.65%) DV Cleared
9 11 (3.34%) CCIE
9 11 (3.34%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.74%) CCNA
11 7 (2.13%) MCITP
12 6 (1.82%) CISSP
12 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.82%) SSCP
13 5 (1.52%) CSSLP
13 5 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.22%) PMI Certification
14 4 (1.22%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.69%) SLA
2 19 (5.78%) PCI DSS
3 14 (4.26%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) GxP
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (6.69%) Active Directory
3 18 (5.47%) vSphere
4 13 (3.95%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.34%) XenServer
6 9 (2.74%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.52%) Samba
7 5 (1.52%) NFS
8 3 (0.91%) XenApp
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.30%) Snort
10 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (5.47%) SCCM
2 15 (4.56%) NetBackup
2 15 (4.56%) Legato
3 12 (3.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (1.82%) ARCserve
6 5 (1.52%) SCOM
6 5 (1.52%) nmon
7 4 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.22%) PureDisk
7 4 (1.22%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.61%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.30%) Tivoli NetView
10 1 (0.30%) Netcool
Vendors
1 108 (32.83%) HP
2 75 (22.80%) Oracle
3 61 (18.54%) VMware
4 58 (17.63%) NetApp
5 57 (17.33%) Cisco
6 44 (13.37%) Microsoft
7 38 (11.55%) EMC
8 34 (10.33%) Dell
8 34 (10.33%) Symantec
9 23 (6.99%) Red Hat
10 22 (6.69%) Cognos
10 22 (6.69%) 3PAR
11 20 (6.08%) Veritas
12 18 (5.47%) Lotus
12 18 (5.47%) CA
13 17 (5.17%) Sitecore
14 14 (4.26%) Brocade
14 14 (4.26%) Sybase
15 13 (3.95%) Hitachi
15 13 (3.95%) Ab Initio
Slough, Berkshire
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £50k OTE £100k plus Health, Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + 15% on call & 5% shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, OTE
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 9% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago