The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridge region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 99 90 111
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing IBM 19 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.07% 1.51% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 3.60% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,500 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
659 694 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.25% 41.86% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 511 590 614
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,128 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
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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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (59.09%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Perl
2 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (50.00%) HP
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
4 9 (40.91%) UNIX
4 9 (40.91%) Solaris
4 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
5 8 (36.36%) Ubuntu
5 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
5 8 (36.36%) Dell
5 8 (36.36%) CentOS
5 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Cognos
7 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) DataPower
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (13.64%) IIS
8 3 (13.64%) SAP
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) T-SQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.64%) Advertising
2 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 6 (27.27%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Graduate
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Graduate Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) EDI
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.64%) DataPower
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) HACMP
2 1 (4.55%) iSeries
2 1 (4.55%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) UNIX
1 9 (40.91%) Solaris
2 8 (36.36%) Ubuntu
2 8 (36.36%) CentOS
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Perl
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
1 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) HP
3 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
4 8 (36.36%) Dell
5 4 (18.18%) Cognos
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) SAP
6 3 (13.64%) Intel
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 2 (9.09%) Informatica
7 2 (9.09%) Axway
8 1 (4.55%) Symantec
8 1 (4.55%) VMware
8 1 (4.55%) Sun