The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 14 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 9.90% 5.15% 7.50%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 7.58% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £40,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% -19.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
IBM
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Vendors Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50 66 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 49.50% 68.04% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 28
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

IBM
Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Brentwood region.

IBM Salary Trend in Brentwood

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 10 (58.82%) WebLogic
1 10 (58.82%) IIS
1 10 (58.82%) Tomcat
1 10 (58.82%) JBoss
1 10 (58.82%) Nagios
1 10 (58.82%) DataPower
1 10 (58.82%) Splunk
1 10 (58.82%) VisualVM
1 10 (58.82%) Opsview
2 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (52.94%) Middleware
2 9 (52.94%) COM+
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Apache
3 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
5 5 (29.41%) IVR
5 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 5 (29.41%) VoIP
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (29.41%) Change Control
6 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Finance

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 10 (58.82%) WebLogic
1 10 (58.82%) IIS
1 10 (58.82%) Tomcat
2 7 (41.18%) Apache
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) VoIP
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) VisualVM
2 1 (5.88%) JMeter
2 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.88%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Middleware Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
4 3 (17.65%) Support Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Middleware Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.76%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Build Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Middleware
1 9 (52.94%) COM+
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) DataPower
2 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (29.41%) IVR
4 3 (17.65%) Wiki
5 1 (5.88%) AS400
5 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
3 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) BCP
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Python
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Nagios
1 10 (58.82%) Opsview
2 1 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) JBoss
1 10 (58.82%) Splunk
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) webMethods
4 3 (17.65%) Software AG
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds