The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 124 161 129
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -32
Permanent jobs citing IBM 157 123 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.08% 1.43% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% 2.95% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 98 74 115
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £32,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IBM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3451 4175 4212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 45.62% 48.48% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2744 3404 3622
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IBM
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the East of England region.

IBM Salary Trend in the East of England

IBM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in the East of England

IBM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 68 £47,500 -8.01% 9
Essex +9 52 £45,000 - 4
Norfolk +23 21 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +16 7 £75,000 +212.50%
Bedfordshire +23 6 £37,500 +2.73% 2
Suffolk +12 4 £40,000 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 176 (45.83%) Oracle
2 175 (45.57%) Java
3 166 (43.23%) Windows
4 161 (41.93%) WebSphere
5 159 (41.41%) SQL
6 149 (38.80%) Linux
7 123 (32.03%) Finance
8 105 (27.34%) J2EE
9 103 (26.82%) UNIX
10 98 (25.52%) Microsoft
11 92 (23.96%) Tomcat
12 91 (23.70%) DB2
13 87 (22.66%) SQL Server
13 87 (22.66%) E-Commerce
14 82 (21.35%) WebLogic
15 77 (20.05%) WebSphere Application Server
16 73 (19.01%) ITIL
17 67 (17.45%) JBoss
17 67 (17.45%) Spring
18 66 (17.19%) Web Services
19 62 (16.15%) iSeries
20 61 (15.89%) HTML
21 60 (15.63%) AIX
21 60 (15.63%) Retail
22 59 (15.36%) IIS
23 57 (14.84%) XML
24 55 (14.32%) NetApp
24 55 (14.32%) MQSeries
25 53 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
26 51 (13.28%) Solaris

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 161 (41.93%) WebSphere
2 92 (23.96%) Tomcat
3 82 (21.35%) WebLogic
4 77 (20.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 67 (17.45%) JBoss
6 59 (15.36%) IIS
7 55 (14.32%) MQSeries
8 39 (10.16%) Apache
9 22 (5.73%) OpenStack
10 16 (4.17%) GlassFish
11 14 (3.65%) IBM HTTP Server
12 11 (2.86%) Apache Solr
12 11 (2.86%) Apache Pig
13 10 (2.60%) Oracle Application Server
13 10 (2.60%) MS Exchange
14 8 (2.08%) Drupal
15 6 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 5 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
17 4 (1.04%) Node.js
17 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 43 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 41 (10.68%) MS Office
3 23 (5.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.30%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.34%) Maximo
2 8 (2.08%) Magento
3 7 (1.82%) CA PPM
3 7 (1.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (1.56%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (1.04%) Cognos Planning
5 4 (1.04%) Fredhopper
6 3 (0.78%) Unica
6 3 (0.78%) AWD
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.26%) VisionPLUS
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.43%) IBM SmartCloud
3 14 (3.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.04%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
6 1 (0.26%) SaaS
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.98%) SAN
2 43 (11.20%) HTTP
3 32 (8.33%) Internet
4 25 (6.51%) DNS
5 21 (5.47%) SSL
6 14 (3.65%) FTP
7 12 (3.13%) BIG-IP
8 11 (2.86%) DHCP
9 7 (1.82%) Firewall
9 7 (1.82%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.56%) NAS
10 6 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (1.30%) VLAN
11 5 (1.30%) TCP/IP
11 5 (1.30%) VoIP
12 3 (0.78%) WAN
12 3 (0.78%) LDAP
12 3 (0.78%) LAN
13 2 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (23.70%) DB2
2 87 (22.66%) SQL Server
3 47 (12.24%) Relational Database
4 36 (9.38%) MySQL
5 30 (7.81%) Oracle Database
6 19 (4.95%) MS Access
6 19 (4.95%) NoSQL
7 18 (4.69%) Big Data
8 14 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (3.65%) MongoDB
8 14 (3.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (3.39%) DbVisualizer
10 12 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (2.86%) Hadoop
11 11 (2.86%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 39 (10.16%) Subversion
2 29 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.03%) Maven
3 27 (7.03%) LoadRunner
4 26 (6.77%) JUnit
5 23 (5.99%) Ant
6 21 (5.47%) QuickTest Pro
7 17 (4.43%) Eclipse
8 16 (4.17%) VisualVM
9 12 (3.13%) Jenkins
10 11 (2.86%) JMeter
11 8 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
12 7 (1.82%) Hudson
12 7 (1.82%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.56%) Mockito
13 6 (1.56%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.56%) Log4j
13 6 (1.56%) Gradle
14 5 (1.30%) Rational Functional Tester
14 5 (1.30%) Concordion
General
1 123 (32.03%) Finance
2 60 (15.63%) Retail
3 25 (6.51%) Manufacturing
4 19 (4.95%) Legal
5 17 (4.43%) Banking
6 12 (3.13%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.60%) Military
8 8 (2.08%) Games
9 5 (1.30%) Law
10 3 (0.78%) Electronics
10 3 (0.78%) Publishing
10 3 (0.78%) Marketing
11 2 (0.52%) Back Office
12 1 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 107 (27.86%) Analyst
2 71 (18.49%) Developer
3 56 (14.58%) Architect
4 46 (11.98%) Support Analyst
5 40 (10.42%) Java Developer
6 22 (5.73%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (5.47%) Capacity Analyst
8 18 (4.69%) Applications Support
9 17 (4.43%) Consultant
10 16 (4.17%) DBA
10 16 (4.17%) Administrator
11 15 (3.91%) Tester
11 15 (3.91%) Capacity Management Analyst
12 14 (3.65%) Cognos Developer
12 14 (3.65%) Enterprise Architect
13 13 (3.39%) Operations Analyst
13 13 (3.39%) Operations Support Analyst
13 13 (3.39%) Applications Support Analyst
14 12 (3.13%) Project Manager
14 12 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (27.34%) J2EE
2 67 (17.45%) Spring
3 66 (17.19%) Web Services
4 61 (15.89%) HTML
5 57 (14.84%) XML
6 48 (12.50%) Flash
6 48 (12.50%) Middleware
7 35 (9.11%) JMS
8 31 (8.07%) Hibernate
8 31 (8.07%) .NET
8 31 (8.07%) CSS
8 31 (8.07%) REST
9 30 (7.81%) SOAP
10 29 (7.55%) jQuery
11 25 (6.51%) RESTful
12 24 (6.25%) JSP
13 23 (5.99%) JDBC
14 22 (5.73%) Java EE
14 22 (5.73%) Application Packaging
15 21 (5.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.15%) iSeries
2 41 (10.68%) Management Information System
3 37 (9.64%) AS400
4 31 (8.07%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (7.03%) Open Source
6 26 (6.77%) DataPower
7 25 (6.51%) PKI
8 21 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (3.65%) Replication
10 12 (3.13%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.82%) Internet of Things
11 7 (1.82%) Web 2.0
11 7 (1.82%) Mainframe
11 7 (1.82%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.56%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.30%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.30%) IVR
13 5 (1.30%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.04%) Clustering
14 4 (1.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 166 (43.23%) Windows
2 149 (38.80%) Linux
3 103 (26.82%) UNIX
4 60 (15.63%) AIX
5 51 (13.28%) Solaris
6 18 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (2.60%) Android
8 10 (2.60%) HPUX
8 10 (2.60%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.34%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.34%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.04%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.52%) CentOS
13 1 (0.26%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.26%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (22.66%) E-Commerce
2 73 (19.01%) ITIL
3 53 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (10.42%) Problem Management
5 36 (9.38%) Capacity Management
6 33 (8.59%) Configuration Management
6 33 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 28 (7.29%) Automated Testing
9 27 (7.03%) Asset Management
9 27 (7.03%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (6.51%) Capacity Planning
10 25 (6.51%) SOA
11 22 (5.73%) Project Management
11 22 (5.73%) Waterfall
12 21 (5.47%) DevOps
12 21 (5.47%) Incident Management
13 20 (5.21%) OO
14 18 (4.69%) Load Balancing
14 18 (4.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 175 (45.57%) Java
2 159 (41.41%) SQL
3 50 (13.02%) JavaScript
4 41 (10.68%) Perl
5 30 (7.81%) Bash Shell
6 22 (5.73%) PL/SQL
7 20 (5.21%) PHP
8 16 (4.17%) C++
8 16 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 13 (3.39%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.13%) Korn
11 11 (2.86%) Groovy
12 10 (2.60%) Python
13 9 (2.34%) RPG
14 8 (2.08%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.82%) AWK
15 7 (1.82%) C
16 6 (1.56%) XPath
16 6 (1.56%) Ruby
17 5 (1.30%) JCL
Qualifications
1 50 (13.02%) Degree
2 17 (4.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (3.65%) ISEB
4 7 (1.82%) Sun Certification
4 7 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.56%) IBM Certification
6 5 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.04%) MCSE
8 3 (0.78%) CCNA
8 3 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.78%) MCITP
8 3 (0.78%) VCP5
9 2 (0.52%) LPIC
9 2 (0.52%) CISSP
10 1 (0.26%) CCDP
10 1 (0.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.91%) SLA
2 12 (3.13%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 30 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (6.77%) VMware ESX
3 24 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 21 (5.47%) vSphere
5 18 (4.69%) Hyper-V
6 17 (4.43%) vCloud
7 8 (2.08%) NFS
8 6 (1.56%) SRDF
8 6 (1.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 4 (1.04%) Xen
9 4 (1.04%) Varnish
10 3 (0.78%) ACF2
10 3 (0.78%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.78%) RACF
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 2 (0.52%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.26%) XenApp
12 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (11.46%) Tivoli
2 42 (10.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 23 (5.99%) Puppet
4 18 (4.69%) Nagios
5 16 (4.17%) Opsview
6 13 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (3.39%) Ansible
7 12 (3.13%) SCCM
8 6 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.04%) SCOM
10 3 (0.78%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
11 2 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 2 (0.52%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.52%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.52%) WSUS
11 2 (0.52%) Novell Identity Manager
11 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 1 (0.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 176 (45.83%) Oracle
2 98 (25.52%) Microsoft
3 55 (14.32%) NetApp
4 50 (13.02%) HP
5 49 (12.76%) VMware
6 37 (9.64%) BMC
7 31 (8.07%) Sun
8 28 (7.29%) Citrix
9 22 (5.73%) Cisco
9 22 (5.73%) TIBCO
10 20 (5.21%) Red Hat
11 16 (4.17%) Cognos
11 16 (4.17%) Splunk
12 12 (3.13%) F5
12 12 (3.13%) SaltStack
12 12 (3.13%) EMC
13 11 (2.86%) Google
14 9 (2.34%) Dell
15 8 (2.08%) Adobe
15 8 (2.08%) OpenLink
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + + Car (5K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: 65000-70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago