The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 107 104 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.069% 0.96% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 2.45% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 13
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
562 694 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.81% 39.25% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 444 532 611
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IBM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

IBM Salary Trend in Cambridge

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) NetApp
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) vSphere
2 6 (46.15%) 3PAR
2 6 (46.15%) SCCM
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
3 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Data Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Data Centre Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Storage Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Struts
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Symfony
3 1 (7.69%) CakePHP
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Web Development
1 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
2 1 (7.69%) Information Management
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) HP
1 6 (46.15%) NetApp
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
1 6 (46.15%) 3PAR
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Zend
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus