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 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 66 112 67
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -45
Permanent jobs citing IBM 185 115 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.38% 2.06% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 6.83% 4.17% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 154 77 162
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -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
2709 2761 2985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.52% 49.34% 57.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2003 2013 2274
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £64,750
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 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 27 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 +25 59 £55,000 - 2
Reading -13 53 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Slough +22 20 £42,500 -19.04%
Maidenhead +10 17 £70,000 +27.27%
Wokingham +19 2 £39,000 -22.00% 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 120 (31.33%) HP
2 110 (28.72%) Oracle
3 94 (24.54%) ITIL
4 85 (22.19%) WebSphere
5 80 (20.89%) Linux
6 79 (20.63%) Windows
7 77 (20.10%) Finance
8 74 (19.32%) VMware
9 67 (17.49%) Analytical Skills
10 63 (16.45%) SQL
11 59 (15.40%) UNIX
11 59 (15.40%) Cisco
11 59 (15.40%) Marketing
12 57 (14.88%) Analytics
13 52 (13.58%) Lotus Domino
14 50 (13.05%) Microsoft
14 50 (13.05%) NetApp
14 50 (13.05%) Degree
15 49 (12.79%) Retail
16 48 (12.53%) JavaScript
17 45 (11.75%) AIX
18 44 (11.49%) Java
19 43 (11.23%) DB2
19 43 (11.23%) SAN
19 43 (11.23%) Ajax
20 42 (10.97%) WebSphere Application Server
21 41 (10.70%) WebSphere Portal
21 41 (10.70%) Relational Database
22 40 (10.44%) HTML
22 40 (10.44%) Lotus

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 85 (22.19%) WebSphere
2 52 (13.58%) Lotus Domino
3 42 (10.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 41 (10.70%) WebSphere Portal
5 35 (9.14%) IBM Notes
6 26 (6.79%) Quickr
7 22 (5.74%) Oracle Service Bus
7 22 (5.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 22 (5.74%) CMS
8 20 (5.22%) Tomcat
9 17 (4.44%) JBoss
10 16 (4.18%) IBM Connections
11 15 (3.92%) WebLogic
12 13 (3.39%) SharePoint
13 11 (2.87%) Apache
14 8 (2.09%) Joomla!
15 5 (1.31%) ArcGIS
15 5 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (1.04%) MS Exchange
17 3 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (8.09%) SPSS
2 26 (6.79%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.39%) MS Office
4 4 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (5.74%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (4.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 13 (3.39%) Oracle BRM
4 8 (2.09%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.04%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.26%) assyst
6 1 (0.26%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.35%) SaaS
1 9 (2.35%) Office 365
2 8 (2.09%) IaaS
3 4 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.26%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.23%) SAN
2 35 (9.14%) Firewall
3 25 (6.53%) DNS
3 25 (6.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (6.01%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (5.48%) TCP/IP
6 15 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (3.66%) SSL
8 11 (2.87%) Ethernet
8 11 (2.87%) Network Security
9 10 (2.61%) FCoE
9 10 (2.61%) VoIP
10 9 (2.35%) NAS
10 9 (2.35%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.09%) WAN
11 8 (2.09%) LAN
12 5 (1.31%) HTTP
13 4 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (0.52%) Wireless
14 2 (0.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.23%) DB2
2 41 (10.70%) Relational Database
3 26 (6.79%) RDBMS
4 23 (6.01%) SQL Server
5 17 (4.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 10 (2.61%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.31%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (1.04%) Big Data
9 4 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.04%) SAP BW
9 4 (1.04%) Essbase
9 4 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (0.78%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.78%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (9.40%) Subversion
2 28 (7.31%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.13%) LoadRunner
4 11 (2.87%) Rational Performance Tester
5 10 (2.61%) ClearCase
6 9 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (2.35%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.09%) Maven
7 8 (2.09%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.57%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.04%) Rational Rose
9 4 (1.04%) RequisitePro
9 4 (1.04%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.26%) Introscope
10 1 (0.26%) JMeter
10 1 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 77 (20.10%) Finance
2 59 (15.40%) Marketing
3 49 (12.79%) Retail
4 26 (6.79%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.18%) Banking
6 13 (3.39%) Legal
7 11 (2.87%) Advertising
8 10 (2.61%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (25.33%) Architect
2 55 (14.36%) Consultant
3 40 (10.44%) Support Engineer
4 33 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
5 23 (6.01%) Analyst
6 22 (5.74%) Support Specialist
7 21 (5.48%) Administrator
7 21 (5.48%) Team Leader
8 18 (4.70%) Technical Architect
9 17 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 17 (4.44%) Cognos Consultant
10 16 (4.18%) Applications Architect
11 15 (3.92%) Storage Engineer
11 15 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (3.66%) Technical Specialist
12 14 (3.66%) Infrastructure Architect
13 13 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
13 13 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 12 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (2.87%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (11.23%) Ajax
2 40 (10.44%) HTML
3 35 (9.14%) CSS
4 32 (8.36%) Middleware
4 32 (8.36%) jQuery
5 31 (8.09%) Spring
6 27 (7.05%) SOAP
7 22 (5.74%) SAML
7 22 (5.74%) Java EE
7 22 (5.74%) JSON
7 22 (5.74%) OAuth
7 22 (5.74%) RESTful
7 22 (5.74%) Play Framework
8 21 (5.48%) J2EE
9 15 (3.92%) Web Services
10 14 (3.66%) XML
11 13 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (3.39%) JSP
12 10 (2.61%) .NET
13 7 (1.83%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 67 (17.49%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.09%) Social Media
2 31 (8.09%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.70%) Statistics
4 16 (4.18%) DataPower
5 11 (2.87%) Visualisation
6 10 (2.61%) FlexPod
6 10 (2.61%) e-Health
7 9 (2.35%) Celerra
8 7 (1.83%) Replication
9 6 (1.57%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (1.57%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.57%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (1.57%) iSeries
9 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.31%) Life Science
10 5 (1.31%) PKI
11 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 80 (20.89%) Linux
2 79 (20.63%) Windows
3 59 (15.40%) UNIX
4 45 (11.75%) AIX
5 32 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (4.70%) SUSE
8 15 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.92%) Solaris
9 13 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (3.13%) HPUX
11 11 (2.87%) Debian
12 9 (2.35%) CentOS
12 9 (2.35%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.31%) zOS
14 3 (0.78%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (24.54%) ITIL
2 57 (14.88%) Analytics
3 38 (9.92%) Data Management
4 37 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (9.66%) Mentoring
5 36 (9.40%) Service Delivery
6 34 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (8.62%) SOA
8 30 (7.83%) Software Engineering
9 28 (7.31%) Root Cause Analysis
10 27 (7.05%) Project Management
10 27 (7.05%) TDD
11 25 (6.53%) Validation
11 25 (6.53%) Coaching
12 23 (6.01%) CRM
12 23 (6.01%) E-Commerce
13 22 (5.74%) BPEL
13 22 (5.74%) Enterprise Architecture
13 22 (5.74%) Integration Testing
14 20 (5.22%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 63 (16.45%) SQL
2 48 (12.53%) JavaScript
3 44 (11.49%) Java
4 18 (4.70%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.13%) VBA
6 9 (2.35%) VBScript
7 8 (2.09%) Pascal
7 8 (2.09%) Delphi
7 8 (2.09%) PHP
7 8 (2.09%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.31%) JCL
8 5 (1.31%) Korn
8 5 (1.31%) C#
8 5 (1.31%) VB
9 4 (1.04%) ABAP
9 4 (1.04%) C++
9 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.52%) sed
10 2 (0.52%) AWK
Qualifications
1 50 (13.05%) Degree
2 39 (10.18%) Security Cleared
3 34 (8.88%) SC Cleared
4 30 (7.83%) IBM Certification
5 15 (3.92%) ISTQB
5 15 (3.92%) DV Cleared
6 14 (3.66%) ISEB
6 14 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (2.35%) CCIE
10 8 (2.09%) CISSP
11 5 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.31%) CCNA
11 5 (1.31%) SSCP
11 5 (1.31%) CSSLP
12 4 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.04%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (1.04%) CCSP
12 4 (1.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.48%) SLA
2 17 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.18%) QA
4 1 (0.26%) GxP
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (6.27%) vSphere
3 17 (4.44%) Active Directory
4 15 (3.92%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.61%) XenServer
6 9 (2.35%) NFS
6 9 (2.35%) Samba
7 7 (1.83%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.31%) XenApp
8 5 (1.31%) KVM
9 4 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.78%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.52%) Firmware
11 2 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.26%) Snort
12 1 (0.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (4.44%) SCCM
2 15 (3.92%) Legato
3 12 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (2.87%) Tivoli
5 10 (2.61%) ARCserve
6 9 (2.35%) nmon
7 8 (2.09%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (1.04%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.78%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.78%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 2 (0.52%) Netcool
11 2 (0.52%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 2 (0.52%) SCOM
12 1 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.26%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.26%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 120 (31.33%) HP
2 110 (28.72%) Oracle
3 74 (19.32%) VMware
4 59 (15.40%) Cisco
5 50 (13.05%) Microsoft
5 50 (13.05%) NetApp
6 40 (10.44%) Lotus
7 38 (9.92%) Symantec
8 35 (9.14%) EMC
9 32 (8.36%) Dell
10 27 (7.05%) Cognos
11 26 (6.79%) Red Hat
12 22 (5.74%) Sitecore
13 21 (5.48%) Ab Initio
14 17 (4.44%) 3PAR
14 17 (4.44%) Citrix
15 16 (4.18%) CA
16 15 (3.92%) Veritas
16 15 (3.92%) Adobe
17 13 (3.39%) webMethods
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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