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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 94 102 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -46
Permanent jobs citing IBM 17 9 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.14% 0.60% 3.38%
As % of the Vendors category 3.03% 1.56% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 53
Average salary £75,000 £24,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+212.50% -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
561 578 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.68% 38.28% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 412 472 596
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) Windows
3 12 (32.43%) VMware
4 11 (29.73%) Linux
5 10 (27.03%) .NET
5 10 (27.03%) Java
5 10 (27.03%) WebSphere
6 9 (24.32%) NetApp
6 9 (24.32%) Cisco
6 9 (24.32%) J2EE
6 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
6 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
7 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
7 8 (21.62%) HP
8 7 (18.92%) Internet
8 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
8 7 (18.92%) MySQL
8 7 (18.92%) SQL
8 7 (18.92%) Google
8 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
8 7 (18.92%) Internet of Things
8 7 (18.92%) Coaching
8 7 (18.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (18.92%) iSeries
8 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (18.92%) vSphere
8 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
9 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (16.22%) 3PAR

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (27.03%) WebSphere
2 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
2 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
3 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.81%) Node.js
4 4 (10.81%) JBoss
5 2 (5.41%) iPlanet
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (13.51%) DNS
3 5 (13.51%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
2 7 (18.92%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.41%) Data Mart
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.11%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Data Centre Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Data Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Backup Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) J2EE
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
3 4 (10.81%) Spring
3 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
3 4 (10.81%) Symfony
3 4 (10.81%) CakePHP
3 4 (10.81%) jQuery
3 4 (10.81%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.81%) Struts
4 2 (5.41%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) WPF
5 1 (2.70%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
1 7 (18.92%) Internet of Things
1 7 (18.92%) iSeries
2 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.22%) AS400
3 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.11%) Replication
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) CentOS
3 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
2 7 (18.92%) Coaching
3 6 (16.22%) Test Planning
3 6 (16.22%) Web Development
4 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (13.51%) Information Management
5 4 (10.81%) Software Licensing
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.41%) Data Management
7 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.41%) ETL
8 1 (2.70%) DRM
8 1 (2.70%) ERP
8 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby
3 6 (16.22%) PHP
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) Perl
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.41%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) vSphere
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Varnish
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.41%) Sendmail
4 2 (5.41%) NFS
5 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (5.41%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 9 (24.32%) NetApp
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco
4 8 (21.62%) HP
5 7 (18.92%) Google
6 6 (16.22%) 3PAR
7 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.81%) Zend
8 4 (10.81%) Cognos
9 3 (8.11%) EMC
9 3 (8.11%) SAP
9 3 (8.11%) Brocade
9 3 (8.11%) Vertica
10 2 (5.41%) Informatica
10 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.41%) Sun
10 2 (5.41%) Dell
11 1 (2.70%) Citrix
11 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com