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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 105 122 97
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing IBM 3 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.17% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.41% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 21
Average salary £75,000 £24,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+212.50% -49.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
549 733 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.47% 40.88% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 437 574 689
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
2 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
3 9 (33.33%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) J2EE
4 8 (29.63%) HP
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco
5 7 (25.93%) Internet
5 7 (25.93%) NetApp
5 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
5 7 (25.93%) MySQL
5 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
5 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (25.93%) vSphere
5 7 (25.93%) Google
5 7 (25.93%) OpenStack
5 7 (25.93%) Internet of Things
5 7 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (22.22%) Test Planning
6 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (22.22%) 3PAR
6 6 (22.22%) Ruby
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (22.22%) SCCM
6 6 (22.22%) Web Development

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
2 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
2 7 (25.93%) OpenStack
3 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (14.81%) Node.js
4 4 (14.81%) JBoss
5 2 (7.41%) iPlanet
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Internet
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Data Centre Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Data Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Development Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
1 9 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (14.81%) Spring
2 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
2 4 (14.81%) Symfony
2 4 (14.81%) CakePHP
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
2 4 (14.81%) HTML5
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) Struts
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.41%) Middleware
5 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
1 7 (25.93%) Internet of Things
2 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
4 3 (11.11%) AS400
4 3 (11.11%) iSeries
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.41%) Clustering
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.41%) CentOS
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Test Planning
1 6 (22.22%) Web Development
2 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) Information Management
3 4 (14.81%) Software Licensing
3 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) DRM
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) Ruby
2 6 (22.22%) PHP
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Perl
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) Varnish
3 2 (7.41%) Sendmail
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) XenServer
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) CFEngine
4 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
1 10 (37.04%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) HP
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) NetApp
3 7 (25.93%) Google
4 6 (22.22%) 3PAR
5 4 (14.81%) Zend
6 3 (11.11%) Vertica
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.41%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) Cognos
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.70%) Brocade
8 1 (3.70%) Rackspace