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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 84 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 29 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.92% 1.45% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 5.57% 3.97% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 11
Average salary £46,000 £66,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.56% +176.04%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +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
521 605 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.57% 36.51% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 371 440 469
Average salary £43,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 9 February 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (65.63%) BizTalk Server
1 21 (65.63%) WCF
2 14 (43.75%) SCOM
2 14 (43.75%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (21.88%) REST
6 7 (21.88%) Java
6 7 (21.88%) SOAP
6 7 (21.88%) Web Services
6 7 (21.88%) Unix
6 7 (21.88%) Project Management
7 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.75%) Degree
7 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (15.63%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) SailPoint
8 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (15.63%) RESTful

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (65.63%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
4 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
3 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Neo4j
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Gradle
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JMeter
1 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) BizTalk Consultant
1 12 (37.50%) Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Support Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Technical Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Technical Support
2 11 (34.38%) Technical Support Consultant
3 9 (28.13%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Support Consultant
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Technical Support
5 7 (21.88%) Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Architect
6 5 (15.63%) Identity Management Architect
6 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Principal Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) WCF
2 8 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (21.88%) REST
3 7 (21.88%) SOAP
3 7 (21.88%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) J2EE
4 5 (15.63%) RESTful
4 5 (15.63%) SailPoint
5 2 (6.25%) Ajax
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
5 2 (6.25%) Java EE
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) OSGi
6 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) Spring
6 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) DataPower
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.13%) Fintech
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Unix
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Project Management
3 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
4 5 (15.63%) Information Security
4 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
4 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
5 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.13%) System Testing
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) C++
3 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (43.75%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.13%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
1 8 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) CA
2 5 (15.63%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (3.13%) Brocade
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) EMC
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Lotus
3 1 (3.13%) NetApp
3 1 (3.13%) WorldPay