The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 115 118 104
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing IBM 175 153 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.19% 2.00% 2.47%
As % of the Vendors category 4.59% 4.11% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 106 72 112
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3813 3726 4035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.81% 48.71% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3169 3144 3424
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,320 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -13 85 £45,000 -17.43% 8
Bedfordshire +26 40 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Cambridgeshire -5 29 £41,000 +18.84%
Essex +11 17 £32,500 -
Norfolk - 3 £45,000 - 1
Suffolk +1 1 £80,000 +113.33%
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 134 (45.27%) WebSphere
2 124 (41.89%) Oracle
3 105 (35.47%) SQL
4 104 (35.14%) Java
4 104 (35.14%) Windows
5 95 (32.09%) Finance
6 85 (28.72%) Microsoft
7 82 (27.70%) UNIX
8 80 (27.03%) WebSphere Application Server
9 78 (26.35%) ITIL
10 76 (25.68%) J2EE
10 76 (25.68%) Retail
11 72 (24.32%) E-Commerce
12 70 (23.65%) Solaris
13 69 (23.31%) Middleware
14 67 (22.64%) Manufacturing
15 62 (20.95%) Linux
16 61 (20.61%) Tomcat
17 57 (19.26%) DB2
17 57 (19.26%) IIS
18 55 (18.58%) HTTP
19 54 (18.24%) HP
20 51 (17.23%) AIX
20 51 (17.23%) VMware
21 46 (15.54%) Perl
22 45 (15.20%) JDBC
23 44 (14.86%) MS Office
23 44 (14.86%) MQSeries
24 43 (14.53%) IBM HTTP Server
25 41 (13.85%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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
1 134 (45.27%) WebSphere
2 80 (27.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 61 (20.61%) Tomcat
4 57 (19.26%) IIS
5 44 (14.86%) MQSeries
6 43 (14.53%) IBM HTTP Server
7 27 (9.12%) Apache
8 21 (7.09%) WebLogic
9 14 (4.73%) IBM Notes
10 13 (4.39%) MS Exchange
10 13 (4.39%) OpenEdge
11 12 (4.05%) Lotus Domino
12 11 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (3.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 9 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (2.70%) SharePoint
15 8 (2.70%) SAS
15 8 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 44 (14.86%) MS Office
2 28 (9.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (7.09%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.03%) Tridion
2 6 (2.03%) AWD
3 4 (1.35%) Cognos Planning
3 4 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.35%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.68%) Magento
4 2 (0.68%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.34%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.39%) SaaS
2 4 (1.35%) PaaS
2 4 (1.35%) IaaS
3 2 (0.68%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (18.58%) HTTP
2 35 (11.82%) FTP
3 31 (10.47%) Firewall
4 22 (7.43%) SAN
5 21 (7.09%) Internet
6 19 (6.42%) TCP/IP
7 17 (5.74%) DNS
8 14 (4.73%) LDAP
9 13 (4.39%) NAS
10 11 (3.72%) iSCSI
11 10 (3.38%) VPN
12 8 (2.70%) NetScaler
13 7 (2.36%) VoIP
14 6 (2.03%) Wireless
15 5 (1.69%) WAN
15 5 (1.69%) Kerberos
15 5 (1.69%) LAN
15 5 (1.69%) IPsec
16 4 (1.35%) SNMP
16 4 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (19.26%) DB2
2 29 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 21 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.05%) MySQL
6 9 (3.04%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.36%) Big Data
8 7 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.35%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (1.35%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (1.35%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (1.35%) Cognos Event Studio
10 4 (1.35%) Cognos Metric Studio
10 4 (1.35%) Cognos Transformer
11 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.05%) Ant
2 10 (3.38%) JUnit
2 10 (3.38%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 10 (3.38%) Eclipse
3 9 (3.04%) Subversion
3 9 (3.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (2.36%) VisualVM
5 6 (2.03%) Log4j
6 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.35%) Visual Composer
6 4 (1.35%) Rational Application Developer
7 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.68%) Selenium
7 2 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.34%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 95 (32.09%) Finance
2 76 (25.68%) Retail
3 67 (22.64%) Manufacturing
4 24 (8.11%) Marketing
5 11 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.04%) Automotive
7 5 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.35%) Advertising
9 3 (1.01%) Banking
9 3 (1.01%) Back Office
10 2 (0.68%) Electronics
10 2 (0.68%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
11 1 (0.34%) Military
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (31.42%) Analyst
2 55 (18.58%) Support Analyst
3 41 (13.85%) Consultant
4 35 (11.82%) Operations Analyst
4 35 (11.82%) Developer
5 34 (11.49%) Operations Support Analyst
6 27 (9.12%) Junior
7 20 (6.76%) Architect
8 18 (6.08%) Junior Analyst
9 16 (5.41%) Junior Support Analyst
10 15 (5.07%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.73%) Project Manager
12 13 (4.39%) SQL DBA
12 13 (4.39%) DBA
12 13 (4.39%) Senior Consultant
13 11 (3.72%) Integration Analyst
13 11 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (3.38%) Support Specialist
14 10 (3.38%) Applications Support
14 10 (3.38%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (25.68%) J2EE
2 69 (23.31%) Middleware
3 45 (15.20%) JDBC
4 34 (11.49%) HTML
5 24 (8.11%) .NET
6 22 (7.43%) XML
6 22 (7.43%) JSP
7 21 (7.09%) CSS
8 18 (6.08%) XHTML
8 18 (6.08%) Ajax
9 14 (4.73%) Servlets
9 14 (4.73%) EJB
10 12 (4.05%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (3.38%) Struts
11 10 (3.38%) JSON
11 10 (3.38%) JSTL
11 10 (3.38%) REST
11 10 (3.38%) jQuery
12 9 (3.04%) SOAP
13 8 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.11%) iSeries
2 20 (6.76%) Web 2.0
2 20 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.39%) Replication
4 11 (3.72%) DataPower
4 11 (3.72%) AS400
5 9 (3.04%) PKI
6 8 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.70%) Open Source
7 5 (1.69%) IVR
7 5 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.35%) Clustering
8 4 (1.35%) FMCG
9 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.01%) Wiki
9 3 (1.01%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.68%) HACMP
10 2 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.68%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.68%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 104 (35.14%) Windows
2 82 (27.70%) UNIX
3 70 (23.65%) Solaris
4 62 (20.95%) Linux
5 51 (17.23%) AIX
6 14 (4.73%) HPUX
7 13 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.04%) Windows 2000
9 8 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 8 (2.70%) CentOS
9 8 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.35%) OS/400
12 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (26.35%) ITIL
2 72 (24.32%) E-Commerce
3 35 (11.82%) Project Management
4 29 (9.80%) Data Management
5 28 (9.46%) Migration
6 26 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (8.11%) PDM
7 24 (8.11%) Problem Management
8 18 (6.08%) Business Analysis
8 18 (6.08%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (5.74%) Waterfall
9 17 (5.74%) Change Control
10 15 (5.07%) SOA
11 14 (4.73%) Service Delivery
11 14 (4.73%) Time Management
12 13 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (4.05%) MVC
13 12 (4.05%) UML
13 12 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (3.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 105 (35.47%) SQL
2 104 (35.14%) Java
3 46 (15.54%) Perl
4 41 (13.85%) JavaScript
5 38 (12.84%) Bash Shell
6 17 (5.74%) Python
7 14 (4.73%) Shell Script
8 11 (3.72%) PHP
9 10 (3.38%) LotusScript
9 10 (3.38%) C
10 9 (3.04%) Korn
11 8 (2.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 7 (2.36%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.36%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.03%) RPG
13 6 (2.03%) XPath
14 4 (1.35%) ABAP
14 4 (1.35%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.35%) C#
14 4 (1.35%) Jython
Qualifications
1 22 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (6.76%) Degree
3 17 (5.74%) MCITP
3 17 (5.74%) MCSE
4 14 (4.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (4.05%) CCNA
6 12 (4.05%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.04%) VCAP
7 9 (3.04%) NCDA
7 9 (3.04%) CCNP
8 8 (2.70%) NCIE
9 5 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.35%) MCP
10 4 (1.35%) MCSA
10 4 (1.35%) Sun Certification
11 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (1.01%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.05%) SLA
2 6 (2.03%) QA
System Software
1 41 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.14%) Hyper-V
3 25 (8.45%) Active Directory
4 22 (7.43%) vSphere
5 11 (3.72%) XenApp
5 11 (3.72%) XenDesktop
6 9 (3.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.36%) NFS
8 4 (1.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (1.35%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.01%) SRDF
9 3 (1.01%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.68%) XenServer
10 2 (0.68%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.34%) vCloud
11 1 (0.34%) ACF2
11 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.34%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 29 (9.80%) Tivoli
2 14 (4.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (3.72%) SCCM
3 11 (3.72%) SCOM
3 11 (3.72%) HP SIM
4 9 (3.04%) Nagios
5 7 (2.36%) Opsview
6 5 (1.69%) MOM
7 4 (1.35%) Control-M
7 4 (1.35%) Netcool
7 4 (1.35%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 4 (1.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (1.01%) BMC Performance Manager
8 3 (1.01%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (1.01%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 2 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.34%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.34%) Ansible
10 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 124 (41.89%) Oracle
2 85 (28.72%) Microsoft
3 54 (18.24%) HP
4 51 (17.23%) VMware
5 39 (13.18%) SAP
6 38 (12.84%) Dell
7 31 (10.47%) Cisco
8 23 (7.77%) JBoss
9 22 (7.43%) EMC
10 21 (7.09%) Cincom
10 21 (7.09%) Citrix
10 21 (7.09%) Juniper
11 18 (6.08%) Red Hat
12 15 (5.07%) Splunk
13 14 (4.73%) Lotus
13 14 (4.73%) WatchGuard
14 13 (4.39%) NetApp
15 9 (3.04%) Cognos
15 9 (3.04%) webMethods
16 8 (2.70%) Symantec
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