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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 89 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing IBM 24 14 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.49% 0.97% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 4.22% 2.45% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 41
Average salary £38,000 £24,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,400 £62,500
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
569 571 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.41% 39.71% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 430 469 571
Average salary £38,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
3 10 (27.78%) .NET
3 10 (27.78%) Java
3 10 (27.78%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) WebSphere
4 9 (25.00%) J2EE
4 9 (25.00%) MySQL
4 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (25.00%) Linux
4 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (22.22%) Coaching
5 8 (22.22%) iSeries
6 7 (19.44%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (19.44%) OpenStack
6 7 (19.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (19.44%) Internet of Things
6 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
6 7 (19.44%) SQL
6 7 (19.44%) Internet
6 7 (19.44%) DHCP
6 7 (19.44%) DNS
6 7 (19.44%) Google
6 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
7 6 (16.67%) AS400
7 6 (16.67%) Ruby
7 6 (16.67%) Web Development
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (16.67%) HP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 7 (19.44%) WebLogic
2 7 (19.44%) OpenStack
3 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
4 4 (11.11%) JBoss
4 4 (11.11%) iPlanet
4 4 (11.11%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) DNN
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (19.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) DHCP
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.00%) MySQL
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Business Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Web Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Web Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) J2EE
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.11%) Struts
3 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 4 (11.11%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) Symfony
3 4 (11.11%) CakePHP
3 4 (11.11%) jQuery
3 4 (11.11%) HTML5
3 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.78%) LAMP
5 1 (2.78%) WPF
5 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) iSeries
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 7 (19.44%) Internet of Things
3 6 (16.67%) AS400
3 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
5 4 (11.11%) Clustering
6 3 (8.33%) Replication
6 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 4 (11.11%) CentOS
3 4 (11.11%) Solaris
4 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (22.22%) Coaching
3 6 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 6 (16.67%) Web Development
4 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.89%) Information Management
4 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.11%) Software Licensing
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) ETL
7 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.56%) Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.78%) Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) PHP
3 6 (16.67%) Ruby
4 5 (13.89%) Perl
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.56%) C#
8 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) NFS
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.11%) Sendmail
1 4 (11.11%) Varnish
2 3 (8.33%) vSphere
2 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) CFEngine
3 3 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Google
4 6 (16.67%) HP
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) NetApp
5 5 (13.89%) Vertica
6 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.11%) Cognos
6 4 (11.11%) Zend
6 4 (11.11%) Dell
7 3 (8.33%) EMC
7 3 (8.33%) SAP
7 3 (8.33%) Brocade
8 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.56%) Informatica
8 2 (5.56%) Sun
9 1 (2.78%) Citrix
9 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com