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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 108 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 116 125 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.29% 2.28% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 4.42% 4.59% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 99 85 100
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
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
2624 2721 2851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.84% 49.64% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1879 1920 2218
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 3 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
Reading -36 41 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Bracknell +21 24 £50,000 - 2
Maidenhead +11 20 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Slough +4 19 £26,500 -51.81% 1
Newbury - 3 £40,000 - 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 95 (32.09%) HP
2 84 (28.38%) Finance
3 73 (24.66%) Windows
4 61 (20.61%) Marketing
5 59 (19.93%) Analytics
6 57 (19.26%) Oracle
7 56 (18.92%) Cisco
8 55 (18.58%) Linux
8 55 (18.58%) VMware
9 54 (18.24%) ITIL
10 52 (17.57%) WebSphere
10 52 (17.57%) Degree
11 49 (16.55%) NetApp
12 46 (15.54%) Microsoft
12 46 (15.54%) Data Centre
13 44 (14.86%) Java
13 44 (14.86%) Social Media
14 43 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
15 37 (12.50%) IBM Certification
15 37 (12.50%) Dell
16 36 (12.16%) Mentoring
17 33 (11.15%) MS Excel
18 32 (10.81%) SQL
19 30 (10.14%) Lotus Domino
19 30 (10.14%) SAN
19 30 (10.14%) SPSS
20 29 (9.80%) Project Management
20 29 (9.80%) Retail
21 28 (9.46%) Symantec
21 28 (9.46%) Firewall

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 52 (17.57%) WebSphere
2 30 (10.14%) Lotus Domino
3 27 (9.12%) SharePoint
4 24 (8.11%) WebSphere Portal
5 21 (7.09%) IBM Connections
6 20 (6.76%) Oracle Service Bus
7 15 (5.07%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (5.07%) CMS
8 13 (4.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (4.05%) IBM Notes
10 6 (2.03%) JBoss
11 4 (1.35%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.35%) ArcGIS
11 4 (1.35%) Quickr
12 3 (1.01%) Node.js
12 3 (1.01%) SAS
13 2 (0.68%) Documentum
13 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 30 (10.14%) SPSS
3 12 (4.05%) MS Office
4 4 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.01%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (6.42%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (4.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.69%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.08%) Office 365
2 10 (3.38%) Mimecast
3 7 (2.36%) IBM PureFlex
3 7 (2.36%) IaaS
4 6 (2.03%) SaaS
5 3 (1.01%) PaaS
5 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.14%) SAN
2 28 (9.46%) Firewall
3 25 (8.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (7.77%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (6.42%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (4.39%) DNS
6 13 (4.39%) Ethernet
7 12 (4.05%) TCP/IP
7 12 (4.05%) SSL
7 12 (4.05%) FCoE
8 9 (3.04%) Network Security
9 5 (1.69%) VoIP
10 4 (1.35%) WAN
10 4 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (1.35%) NAS
10 4 (1.35%) LAN
11 3 (1.01%) ATM
12 2 (0.68%) MPLS
12 2 (0.68%) VPLS
13 1 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.09%) RDBMS
1 21 (7.09%) Relational Database
2 20 (6.76%) DB2
3 14 (4.73%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 7 (2.36%) Big Data
4 7 (2.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.35%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.01%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.01%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.01%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.68%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (7.09%) Subversion
2 19 (6.42%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.36%) LoadRunner
4 6 (2.03%) Rational Performance Tester
5 5 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.35%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.34%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.34%) JMeter
7 1 (0.34%) Maven
7 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 84 (28.38%) Finance
2 61 (20.61%) Marketing
3 29 (9.80%) Retail
4 25 (8.45%) Manufacturing
5 18 (6.08%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.73%) Banking
7 13 (4.39%) Legal
8 5 (1.69%) Advertising
9 3 (1.01%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (27.70%) Architect
2 57 (19.26%) Consultant
3 43 (14.53%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (9.12%) Technical Specialist
5 19 (6.42%) Support Engineer
6 18 (6.08%) Developer
7 15 (5.07%) Cognos Consultant
8 12 (4.05%) Analyst
8 12 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 11 (3.72%) Team Leader
9 11 (3.72%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (3.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (3.38%) IT Support
10 10 (3.38%) Network Engineer
10 10 (3.38%) Sales Consultant
11 9 (3.04%) Applications Architect
11 9 (3.04%) SPSS Consultant
12 8 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (2.70%) Senior Developer
12 8 (2.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.78%) Spring
2 24 (8.11%) Java EE
2 24 (8.11%) SOAP
3 22 (7.43%) HTML
4 21 (7.09%) Ajax
4 21 (7.09%) jQuery
5 20 (6.76%) CSS
5 20 (6.76%) Middleware
6 19 (6.42%) SAML
6 19 (6.42%) OAuth
6 19 (6.42%) RESTful
6 19 (6.42%) Play Framework
6 19 (6.42%) JSON
7 18 (6.08%) J2EE
8 9 (3.04%) Hibernate
8 9 (3.04%) Web Services
9 7 (2.36%) XML
9 7 (2.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 7 (2.36%) JPA
10 6 (2.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.54%) Data Centre
2 44 (14.86%) Social Media
3 43 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (7.43%) Management Information System
5 20 (6.76%) Statistics
6 14 (4.73%) FlexPod
7 13 (4.39%) e-Health
8 11 (3.72%) Computer Science
9 9 (3.04%) Enterprise Cloud
10 8 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (2.36%) Performance Metrics
11 7 (2.36%) Visualisation
12 6 (2.03%) DataPower
12 6 (2.03%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.69%) iSeries
13 5 (1.69%) PMI
14 4 (1.35%) PKI
14 4 (1.35%) Data Integration
14 4 (1.35%) Life Science
14 4 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 73 (24.66%) Windows
2 55 (18.58%) Linux
3 22 (7.43%) UNIX
4 19 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (5.41%) AIX
6 15 (5.07%) Solaris
6 15 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.05%) Data ONTAP
8 10 (3.38%) SUSE
8 10 (3.38%) Debian
8 10 (3.38%) HPUX
9 8 (2.70%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.35%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.01%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.01%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.68%) CentOS
12 2 (0.68%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (19.93%) Analytics
2 54 (18.24%) ITIL
3 36 (12.16%) Mentoring
4 29 (9.80%) Project Management
5 27 (9.12%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (8.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 23 (7.77%) Coaching
7 23 (7.77%) Customer Engagement
7 23 (7.77%) Data Management
8 22 (7.43%) CRM
8 22 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (6.76%) SOA
10 19 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (6.42%) Validation
10 19 (6.42%) BPEL
10 19 (6.42%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.08%) Logistics
12 17 (5.74%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.41%) PRINCE2
13 16 (5.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (14.86%) Java
2 32 (10.81%) SQL
3 26 (8.78%) JavaScript
4 11 (3.72%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.38%) C
5 10 (3.38%) VBScript
6 7 (2.36%) Perl
7 6 (2.03%) ABAP
8 5 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.35%) VB
9 4 (1.35%) PHP
9 4 (1.35%) C#
10 3 (1.01%) C++
10 3 (1.01%) Python
11 2 (0.68%) JCL
12 1 (0.34%) Pascal
12 1 (0.34%) VBA
12 1 (0.34%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 52 (17.57%) Degree
2 37 (12.50%) IBM Certification
3 27 (9.12%) Security Cleared
4 21 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (6.76%) SC Cleared
6 12 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (3.38%) CCIE
8 10 (3.38%) CCNA
8 10 (3.38%) ISTQB
9 9 (3.04%) MCITP
9 9 (3.04%) ISEB
10 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.03%) PMI Certification
11 6 (2.03%) CISSP
11 6 (2.03%) DV Cleared
11 6 (2.03%) SSCP
12 5 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.69%) CCNP
13 4 (1.35%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.11%) SLA
2 17 (5.74%) PCI DSS
3 12 (4.05%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) GxP
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (7.43%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.08%) vSphere
4 11 (3.72%) XenServer
4 11 (3.72%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.38%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.01%) XenApp
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.34%) Snort
8 1 (0.34%) Samba
8 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (5.41%) SCCM
2 12 (4.05%) NetBackup
3 9 (3.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (2.70%) Legato
4 8 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (2.03%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.69%) SCOM
7 4 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.35%) PureDisk
7 4 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (1.01%) Netcool
8 3 (1.01%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 3 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.68%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.34%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.34%) BMC Performance Manager
10 1 (0.34%) OVPM
10 1 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 95 (32.09%) HP
2 57 (19.26%) Oracle
3 56 (18.92%) Cisco
4 55 (18.58%) VMware
5 49 (16.55%) NetApp
6 46 (15.54%) Microsoft
7 37 (12.50%) Dell
8 28 (9.46%) EMC
8 28 (9.46%) Symantec
9 22 (7.43%) 3PAR
10 18 (6.08%) CA
10 18 (6.08%) Cognos
11 16 (5.41%) Red Hat
12 15 (5.07%) Sitecore
13 13 (4.39%) Veritas
13 13 (4.39%) Citrix
14 11 (3.72%) Lotus
14 11 (3.72%) Hitachi
15 10 (3.38%) SAP
15 10 (3.38%) Sybase
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, UK
Amdocs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus Pension and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £50k OTE £100k plus Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wokingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago