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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 100 89 114
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs citing IBM 15 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.86% 1.69% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 4.11% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 7
Average salary £45,000 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £24,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
627 633 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.97% 41.05% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 496 543 647
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 17 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) HP
3 11 (44.00%) Perl
3 11 (44.00%) MySQL
3 11 (44.00%) UNIX
3 11 (44.00%) Solaris
3 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (40.00%) Dell
4 10 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 10 (40.00%) CentOS
4 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) ITIL
6 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) Cognos
8 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Replication
9 4 (16.00%) VMware
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (16.00%) Coaching
10 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (12.00%) IIS
10 3 (12.00%) SAP
10 3 (12.00%) Windows

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (12.00%) IIS
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) Documentum
2 2 (8.00%) iPlanet
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) LDAP
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
2 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 8 (32.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.00%) EMC Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) EDI
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) DataPower
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) iSeries
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) HP Superdome
4 1 (4.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) UNIX
1 11 (44.00%) Solaris
2 10 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 10 (40.00%) CentOS
3 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Windows
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Coaching
4 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Perl
2 10 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (8.00%) NFS
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) HP
3 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (40.00%) Dell
5 5 (20.00%) Cognos
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) SAP
8 2 (8.00%) Informatica
8 2 (8.00%) Axway
8 2 (8.00%) Vertica
9 1 (4.00%) NetApp
9 1 (4.00%) Sun
9 1 (4.00%) Brocade
9 1 (4.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco
9 1 (4.00%) EMC
9 1 (4.00%) Intel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago