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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 117 92 127
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +35
Permanent jobs citing IBM 101 158 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.08% 2.87% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 3.99% 5.71% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 85 133 75
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £75,000 £63,850
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
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
2532 2766 2859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.09% 50.32% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2063 2016 2058
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +2 27 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Slough +9 24 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Bracknell -37 11 £55,000 -5.17% 3
Maidenhead -14 3 £76,000 +8.57% 1
Wokingham -21 1 £27,500 -29.48%
Newbury - 1 - -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 80 (35.87%) Oracle
2 74 (33.18%) WebSphere
3 63 (28.25%) HP
4 62 (27.80%) ETL
5 61 (27.35%) Microsoft
6 57 (25.56%) Middleware
6 57 (25.56%) Java
7 56 (25.11%) SQL
8 54 (24.22%) Finance
9 50 (22.42%) Windows
10 49 (21.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 46 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (20.18%) ITIL
13 44 (19.73%) SQL Server
13 44 (19.73%) Dell
14 43 (19.28%) VMware
15 42 (18.83%) UML
16 39 (17.49%) Linux
16 39 (17.49%) Active Directory
16 39 (17.49%) Windows Server
17 37 (16.59%) Project Management
18 36 (16.14%) WebSphere MQ
18 36 (16.14%) JavaScript
19 33 (14.80%) .NET
19 33 (14.80%) SLA
19 33 (14.80%) Cisco
20 32 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (13.90%) XML
21 31 (13.90%) SAP
22 30 (13.45%) ASP.NET

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 74 (33.18%) WebSphere
2 24 (10.76%) IIS
3 23 (10.31%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.83%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (4.93%) CMS
6 9 (4.04%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.59%) MS Exchange
8 7 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.69%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.79%) ArcGIS
11 4 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.45%) Apache
12 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (10.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.83%) BusinessWare
2 7 (3.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 6 (2.69%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.62%) CloudBees
1 17 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.69%) Office 365
3 3 (1.35%) SaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.90%) IaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.31%) DNS
2 21 (9.42%) SSL
3 20 (8.97%) Firewall
4 18 (8.07%) DHCP
5 17 (7.62%) S/MIME
6 13 (5.83%) SAN
7 10 (4.48%) Unified Communications
8 8 (3.59%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.14%) LAN
9 7 (3.14%) WAN
10 6 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (2.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (2.69%) Junos
11 5 (2.24%) NAS
12 4 (1.79%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.79%) FCoE
12 4 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.90%) HTTP
13 2 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (19.73%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.76%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (10.31%) DataStage
3 23 (10.31%) SAP BW
4 17 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.14%) Big Data
5 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 7 (3.14%) Power BI
5 7 (3.14%) PowerPivot
5 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.69%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (2.69%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.69%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.69%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (9.87%) Toad
2 21 (9.42%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.42%) Jenkins
3 17 (7.62%) Maven
4 12 (5.38%) JUnit
5 5 (2.24%) JMeter
5 5 (2.24%) Selenium
5 5 (2.24%) SoapUI
5 5 (2.24%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.35%) Subversion
7 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.45%) Introscope
8 1 (0.45%) MSI
8 1 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 54 (24.22%) Finance
2 14 (6.28%) Retail
3 7 (3.14%) Legal
4 6 (2.69%) Billing
5 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (21.52%) Analyst
2 42 (18.83%) Support Analyst
3 38 (17.04%) Architect
4 37 (16.59%) Consultant
5 29 (13.00%) Developer
6 28 (12.56%) Applications Support
6 28 (12.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 17 (7.62%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 17 (7.62%) Integration Engineer
8 16 (7.17%) Development Manager
8 16 (7.17%) SAP Development Manager
8 16 (7.17%) SAP Manager
9 15 (6.73%) SQL Analyst
10 14 (6.28%) 3rd Line Support
11 13 (5.83%) Analyst Developer
12 12 (5.38%) Middleware Developer
12 12 (5.38%) Middleware Engineer
12 12 (5.38%) Senior Developer
12 12 (5.38%) Senior Integration Engineer
12 12 (5.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (25.56%) Middleware
2 36 (16.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 33 (14.80%) .NET
4 31 (13.90%) XML
5 30 (13.45%) ASP.NET
6 23 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 23 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 23 (10.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (6.28%) CSS
8 9 (4.04%) IBM Integration Bus
8 9 (4.04%) Spring
9 7 (3.14%) JSON
9 7 (3.14%) MDX
9 7 (3.14%) RESTful
9 7 (3.14%) SOAP
10 6 (2.69%) HTML
10 6 (2.69%) jQuery
10 6 (2.69%) OAuth
10 6 (2.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.11%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.28%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.48%) Clustering
5 8 (3.59%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.69%) AS400
7 6 (2.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (2.69%) iSeries
7 6 (2.69%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.69%) Smart Meter
8 5 (2.24%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.24%) e-Health
9 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (1.79%) FlexPod
10 3 (1.35%) Replication
11 2 (0.90%) EPoS
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle Licensing
12 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.42%) Windows
2 39 (17.49%) Linux
2 39 (17.49%) Windows Server
3 20 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (8.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (8.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (8.07%) Ubuntu
6 17 (7.62%) CentOS
6 17 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (6.73%) AIX
8 11 (4.93%) Unix
9 9 (4.04%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.24%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.45%) Debian
13 1 (0.45%) SUSE
13 1 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.80%) ETL
2 49 (21.97%) Root Cause Analysis
3 46 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (20.18%) ITIL
5 42 (18.83%) UML
6 37 (16.59%) Project Management
7 32 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (12.56%) Waterfall
9 26 (11.66%) SOA
10 25 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (10.76%) Release Management
12 23 (10.31%) MVC
13 22 (9.87%) Mentoring
14 20 (8.97%) Data Management
15 19 (8.52%) Configuration Management
15 19 (8.52%) Logistics
15 19 (8.52%) PRINCE2
16 18 (8.07%) Presales
17 17 (7.62%) ETL Development
17 17 (7.62%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 57 (25.56%) Java
2 56 (25.11%) SQL
3 36 (16.14%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.97%) C#
5 13 (5.83%) Bash Shell
6 12 (5.38%) Ruby
7 9 (4.04%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.59%) VB
8 8 (3.59%) VBScript
9 7 (3.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 7 (3.14%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.90%) Python
10 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.45%) Jython
11 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (7.62%) Degree
2 17 (7.62%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.48%) MCSE
4 9 (4.04%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.59%) CCNA
5 8 (3.59%) MCITP
6 6 (2.69%) A+ Certification
6 6 (2.69%) CITP
6 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 5 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.79%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.79%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.90%) CCIE
9 2 (0.90%) MCSA
10 1 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.80%) SLA
2 6 (2.69%) QA
3 5 (2.24%) SDET
4 4 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (17.49%) Active Directory
2 28 (12.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.28%) VMware ESX
4 13 (5.83%) Hyper-V
5 12 (5.38%) Docker
5 12 (5.38%) vSphere
6 9 (4.04%) Firmware
7 4 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.79%) XenApp
8 3 (1.35%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.90%) vCloud
10 1 (0.45%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.45%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (8.07%) Ansible
2 12 (5.38%) Puppet
3 9 (4.04%) NetBackup
3 9 (4.04%) SCCM
4 8 (3.59%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.69%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.69%) WSUS
6 5 (2.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.79%) Legato
7 4 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.35%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.90%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.90%) Simpana
10 1 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.45%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (0.45%) QRadar
10 1 (0.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 80 (35.87%) Oracle
2 63 (28.25%) HP
3 61 (27.35%) Microsoft
4 44 (19.73%) Dell
5 43 (19.28%) VMware
6 33 (14.80%) Cisco
7 31 (13.90%) SAP
8 27 (12.11%) NetApp
9 25 (11.21%) Ab Initio
9 25 (11.21%) webMethods
10 20 (8.97%) EMC
11 19 (8.52%) Cognos
12 13 (5.83%) Vitria
13 12 (5.38%) Citrix
13 12 (5.38%) Software AG
14 11 (4.93%) Symantec
15 10 (4.48%) Adobe
15 10 (4.48%) Veritas
16 8 (3.59%) CA
16 8 (3.59%) CheckPoint
Slough, Berkshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +£7k probationary bonus, car allow,
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum 20% Bonus , Car Allowance, Health,
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22500 per annum + Working from home
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Shift Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Bluebird IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago