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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 117 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 160 148 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.05% 2.00% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 4.40% 4.05% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 96 67 122
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
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
3638 3651 4324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.60% 49.43% 48.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3003 3110 3664
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -11 76 £45,000 -17.43% 7
Bedfordshire +20 36 £51,000 +27.50% 5
Cambridgeshire -10 29 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Essex +10 17 £32,500 -19.75% 3
Norfolk - 2 - -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 128 (43.10%) WebSphere
2 123 (41.41%) Oracle
3 102 (34.34%) Windows
4 100 (33.67%) SQL
5 95 (31.99%) Java
6 93 (31.31%) Finance
7 85 (28.62%) Microsoft
8 79 (26.60%) UNIX
9 77 (25.93%) WebSphere Application Server
10 74 (24.92%) ITIL
10 74 (24.92%) Retail
11 72 (24.24%) E-Commerce
12 71 (23.91%) Middleware
13 67 (22.56%) Solaris
13 67 (22.56%) J2EE
14 63 (21.21%) Manufacturing
15 62 (20.88%) Tomcat
16 61 (20.54%) IIS
17 59 (19.87%) Linux
18 57 (19.19%) HP
19 54 (18.18%) AIX
20 53 (17.85%) DB2
21 52 (17.51%) VMware
22 48 (16.16%) HTTP
23 44 (14.81%) JDBC
24 43 (14.48%) IBM HTTP Server
25 42 (14.14%) MQSeries
25 42 (14.14%) Perl
25 42 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
26 41 (13.80%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 128 (43.10%) WebSphere
2 77 (25.93%) WebSphere Application Server
3 62 (20.88%) Tomcat
4 61 (20.54%) IIS
5 43 (14.48%) IBM HTTP Server
6 42 (14.14%) MQSeries
7 23 (7.74%) Apache
8 21 (7.07%) WebLogic
9 14 (4.71%) IBM Notes
9 14 (4.71%) MS Exchange
10 13 (4.38%) OpenEdge
11 12 (4.04%) Lotus Domino
12 11 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (2.69%) Lync
14 8 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (2.36%) SAS
15 7 (2.36%) SharePoint
16 6 (2.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 41 (13.80%) MS Office
2 30 (10.10%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (7.07%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.02%) AWD
2 6 (2.02%) Tridion
3 4 (1.35%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.35%) Cognos Planning
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.67%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.67%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.67%) Magento
5 2 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.34%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.37%) SaaS
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.67%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (16.16%) HTTP
2 32 (10.77%) FTP
3 27 (9.09%) Firewall
4 23 (7.74%) SAN
5 21 (7.07%) Internet
6 13 (4.38%) DNS
6 13 (4.38%) TCP/IP
6 13 (4.38%) NAS
7 12 (4.04%) LDAP
8 9 (3.03%) iSCSI
9 8 (2.69%) LAN
9 8 (2.69%) VoIP
9 8 (2.69%) WAN
10 7 (2.36%) Wireless
10 7 (2.36%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (1.68%) IPsec
12 5 (1.68%) DHCP
12 5 (1.68%) VPN
12 5 (1.68%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (17.85%) DB2
2 27 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 18 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.04%) MySQL
6 9 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.69%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.36%) Big Data
9 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 2 (0.67%) Cognos Report Studio
13 2 (0.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 2 (0.67%) Cognos Event Studio
13 2 (0.67%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (4.04%) Subversion
2 11 (3.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 11 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 11 (3.70%) JUnit
2 11 (3.70%) VisualVM
3 8 (2.69%) Ant
4 7 (2.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (2.02%) Log4j
6 5 (1.68%) Rational Application Developer
7 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.67%) Selenium
9 2 (0.67%) Visual Composer
9 2 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.34%) JMeter
10 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.34%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
General
1 93 (31.31%) Finance
2 74 (24.92%) Retail
3 63 (21.21%) Manufacturing
4 23 (7.74%) Marketing
5 12 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.03%) Automotive
7 5 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.01%) Back Office
8 3 (1.01%) Advertising
8 3 (1.01%) Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 92 (30.98%) Analyst
2 56 (18.86%) Support Analyst
3 45 (15.15%) Consultant
4 40 (13.47%) Developer
5 33 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
6 31 (10.44%) Operations Support Analyst
7 26 (8.75%) Junior
8 19 (6.40%) Architect
9 17 (5.72%) Junior Analyst
10 15 (5.05%) Junior Support Analyst
10 15 (5.05%) Senior Consultant
11 14 (4.71%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.71%) Project Manager
12 13 (4.38%) DBA
12 13 (4.38%) SQL DBA
13 12 (4.04%) Applications Support
14 11 (3.70%) Administrator
14 11 (3.70%) Java Developer
14 11 (3.70%) Integration Analyst
15 10 (3.37%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (23.91%) Middleware
2 67 (22.56%) J2EE
3 44 (14.81%) JDBC
4 29 (9.76%) HTML
5 28 (9.43%) .NET
6 26 (8.75%) XML
7 20 (6.73%) JSP
8 19 (6.40%) XHTML
9 18 (6.06%) Ajax
9 18 (6.06%) CSS
10 14 (4.71%) EJB
10 14 (4.71%) Servlets
11 12 (4.04%) WebSphere MQ
12 11 (3.70%) JMS
12 11 (3.70%) JSTL
12 11 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 11 (3.70%) Struts
13 10 (3.37%) COM+
13 10 (3.37%) jQuery
13 10 (3.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.42%) iSeries
2 24 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (6.73%) Web 2.0
4 15 (5.05%) DataPower
5 14 (4.71%) Replication
6 12 (4.04%) AS400
7 8 (2.69%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.69%) PKI
7 8 (2.69%) Open Source
8 6 (2.02%) Clustering
9 5 (1.68%) IVR
10 4 (1.35%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.35%) FMCG
11 3 (1.01%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.01%) Wiki
12 2 (0.67%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.67%) HACMP
12 2 (0.67%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 102 (34.34%) Windows
2 79 (26.60%) UNIX
3 67 (22.56%) Solaris
4 59 (19.87%) Linux
5 54 (18.18%) AIX
6 15 (5.05%) HPUX
7 14 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 9 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.03%) CentOS
8 9 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.03%) Windows 2000
9 6 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.35%) OS/400
11 2 (0.67%) zOS
11 2 (0.67%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (24.92%) ITIL
2 72 (24.24%) E-Commerce
3 39 (13.13%) Project Management
4 31 (10.44%) Data Management
5 29 (9.76%) Migration
6 26 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (8.08%) PDM
8 20 (6.73%) Problem Management
9 18 (6.06%) Business Analysis
10 16 (5.39%) Change Control
11 15 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (5.05%) Waterfall
12 14 (4.71%) UML
13 13 (4.38%) SOA
13 13 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.38%) MVC
13 13 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (4.04%) Time Management
14 12 (4.04%) Incident Management
15 11 (3.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (33.67%) SQL
2 95 (31.99%) Java
3 42 (14.14%) Perl
4 38 (12.79%) Bash Shell
5 37 (12.46%) JavaScript
6 14 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 12 (4.04%) Python
8 11 (3.70%) C
9 10 (3.37%) LotusScript
10 7 (2.36%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.36%) PHP
10 7 (2.36%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.02%) Korn
11 6 (2.02%) XPath
12 5 (1.68%) C#
13 4 (1.35%) RPG
13 4 (1.35%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.35%) Jython
13 4 (1.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 2 (0.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 21 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (6.73%) Degree
3 17 (5.72%) MCSE
4 16 (5.39%) MCITP
5 14 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (4.71%) Security Cleared
6 12 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.70%) CCNA
8 9 (3.03%) VCAP
9 8 (2.69%) NCDA
9 8 (2.69%) CCNP
10 7 (2.36%) NCIE
10 7 (2.36%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.68%) MCP
11 5 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.68%) Sun Certification
12 4 (1.35%) IBM Certification
12 4 (1.35%) MCSA
13 3 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.03%) SLA
2 6 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 42 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.10%) Hyper-V
3 27 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 20 (6.73%) vSphere
5 11 (3.70%) XenApp
6 9 (3.03%) XenDesktop
6 9 (3.03%) NFS
7 8 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.68%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (1.35%) SRDF
9 4 (1.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (1.01%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.67%) ACF2
11 2 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.67%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.34%) RACF
12 1 (0.34%) Samba
12 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (8.75%) Tivoli
2 16 (5.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (4.38%) Nagios
4 11 (3.70%) HP SIM
4 11 (3.70%) Opsview
5 10 (3.37%) SCCM
6 9 (3.03%) SCOM
7 5 (1.68%) MOM
8 4 (1.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (1.01%) CiscoWorks
9 3 (1.01%) BMC Performance Manager
10 2 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.67%) Puppet
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 1 (0.34%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.34%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.34%) OpenView
11 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 123 (41.41%) Oracle
2 85 (28.62%) Microsoft
3 57 (19.19%) HP
4 52 (17.51%) VMware
5 40 (13.47%) SAP
6 38 (12.79%) Dell
7 30 (10.10%) Cisco
8 24 (8.08%) JBoss
8 24 (8.08%) EMC
9 21 (7.07%) Cincom
10 20 (6.73%) Red Hat
11 19 (6.40%) Splunk
12 18 (6.06%) Citrix
13 17 (5.72%) Juniper
14 14 (4.71%) Lotus
14 14 (4.71%) NetApp
15 13 (4.38%) WatchGuard
16 9 (3.03%) CA
16 9 (3.03%) webMethods
16 9 (3.03%) Cognos
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum To £50k + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70K (neg) + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Required IT
Salary: £30,000 plus a £5,000 car allowance and a £4,000 bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago