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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 147 137 168
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Permanent jobs citing IBM 123 155 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.76% 2.05% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 3.86% 4.50% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 70 94 74
Average salary £43,750 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
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
3184 3446 4163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 45.54% 45.48% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2529 2744 3388
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +12 63 £42,500 -10.52% 9
Cambridgeshire +15 20 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Essex -30 17 £52,500 +16.66%
Suffolk +11 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Bedfordshire +2 9 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Norfolk -2 6 £51,275 +20.64%
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 147 (50.52%) Java
2 139 (47.77%) Oracle
3 112 (38.49%) Unix
4 111 (38.14%) WebSphere
5 91 (31.27%) Finance
6 80 (27.49%) SQL
7 76 (26.12%) ITIL
8 71 (24.40%) Tomcat
9 62 (21.31%) Linux
10 60 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
11 56 (19.24%) WebSphere Application Server
11 56 (19.24%) Microsoft
12 55 (18.90%) Web Services
13 52 (17.87%) WebLogic
14 51 (17.53%) SOAP
15 50 (17.18%) J2EE
16 48 (16.49%) VMware
17 47 (16.15%) Windows
17 47 (16.15%) REST
18 46 (15.81%) SQL Server
18 46 (15.81%) VMware Infrastructure
19 45 (15.46%) Degree
20 41 (14.09%) JBoss
21 40 (13.75%) Time Management
22 37 (12.71%) Apache
22 37 (12.71%) Project Management
23 36 (12.37%) E-Commerce
23 36 (12.37%) Oracle Database
24 35 (12.03%) Java EE
25 33 (11.34%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 111 (38.14%) WebSphere
2 71 (24.40%) Tomcat
3 56 (19.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 52 (17.87%) WebLogic
5 41 (14.09%) JBoss
6 37 (12.71%) Apache
7 29 (9.97%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (7.90%) IIS
9 20 (6.87%) Oracle Application Server
10 15 (5.15%) Apache ServiceMix
11 12 (4.12%) Apache Pig
12 11 (3.78%) MQSeries
13 4 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (1.37%) CMS
13 4 (1.37%) GlassFish
14 3 (1.03%) IBM Domino
14 3 (1.03%) Jetty
14 3 (1.03%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.69%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 30 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 26 (8.93%) MS Office
3 5 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.69%) Maximo
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.09%) IaaS
2 9 (3.09%) PaaS
2 9 (3.09%) SaaS
3 8 (2.75%) IBM SmartCloud
4 5 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.03%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.53%) Internet
1 19 (6.53%) SSH
2 18 (6.19%) SSL
3 17 (5.84%) DNS
4 16 (5.50%) FTP
4 16 (5.50%) LDAP
5 11 (3.78%) SAN
6 9 (3.09%) Firewall
6 9 (3.09%) HTTP
7 8 (2.75%) TCP/IP
7 8 (2.75%) Telnet
8 7 (2.41%) Network Security
9 6 (2.06%) Wireshark
10 4 (1.37%) PuTTY
11 3 (1.03%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.69%) DHCP
12 2 (0.69%) VoIP
12 2 (0.69%) VPN
13 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.37%) Oracle Database
3 23 (7.90%) Big Data
4 21 (7.22%) MySQL
5 20 (6.87%) NoSQL
6 18 (6.19%) DB2
7 15 (5.15%) Hadoop
8 13 (4.47%) MongoDB
8 13 (4.47%) Neo4j
9 12 (4.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (4.12%) Apache Hive
9 12 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (3.44%) Relational Database
12 8 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (2.06%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.37%) Informix
14 4 (1.37%) Jackrabbit
14 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 33 (11.34%) HP UFT
2 25 (8.59%) Cucumber
3 22 (7.56%) Selenium
4 11 (3.78%) JUnit
4 11 (3.78%) LoadRunner
5 10 (3.44%) Ant
5 10 (3.44%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.44%) Maven
6 9 (3.09%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.09%) Subversion
6 9 (3.09%) Toad
7 8 (2.75%) JMeter
7 8 (2.75%) VisualVM
8 5 (1.72%) AppScan
8 5 (1.72%) JIRA
8 5 (1.72%) Metasploit
8 5 (1.72%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.37%) Cactus
9 4 (1.37%) DbUnit
9 4 (1.37%) NUnit
General
1 91 (31.27%) Finance
2 27 (9.28%) Retail
3 13 (4.47%) Banking
4 8 (2.75%) Marketing
5 7 (2.41%) Legal
6 3 (1.03%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.03%) Publishing
7 2 (0.69%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (20.27%) Developer
2 57 (19.59%) Analyst
3 46 (15.81%) Consultant
4 41 (14.09%) Applications Support
5 26 (8.93%) Java Developer
6 25 (8.59%) Architect
7 24 (8.25%) Applications Developer
8 21 (7.22%) Support Analyst
8 21 (7.22%) Test Analyst
9 19 (6.53%) Technical Consultant
10 16 (5.50%) BizTalk Consultant
10 16 (5.50%) Technical Support
11 15 (5.15%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (5.15%) Senior Consultant
11 15 (5.15%) Support Consultant
11 15 (5.15%) Technical Support Consultant
12 14 (4.81%) Administrator
13 13 (4.47%) Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (4.47%) Project Manager
13 13 (4.47%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.90%) Web Services
2 51 (17.53%) SOAP
3 50 (17.18%) J2EE
4 47 (16.15%) REST
5 35 (12.03%) Java EE
6 30 (10.31%) HTML
7 25 (8.59%) WCF
7 25 (8.59%) WebSphere MQ
8 21 (7.22%) .NET
8 21 (7.22%) Middleware
8 21 (7.22%) Spring
9 18 (6.19%) Ajax
9 18 (6.19%) EJB
9 18 (6.19%) JSP
9 18 (6.19%) XML
10 17 (5.84%) Servlets
10 17 (5.84%) XHTML
11 15 (5.15%) CSS
11 15 (5.15%) LAMP
12 14 (4.81%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.90%) DataPower
3 20 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (6.87%) iSeries
3 20 (6.87%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.84%) AS400
4 17 (5.84%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.12%) Clustering
6 10 (3.44%) Data Integration
7 9 (3.09%) Replication
8 5 (1.72%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.72%) NHS
8 5 (1.72%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.72%) Statistics
9 4 (1.37%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.03%) Fintech
10 3 (1.03%) IBM XIV
10 3 (1.03%) PMI
11 2 (0.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 112 (38.49%) Unix
2 62 (21.31%) Linux
3 47 (16.15%) Windows
4 20 (6.87%) Windows Server
5 18 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (5.84%) Solaris
7 15 (5.15%) AIX
8 12 (4.12%) Data ONTAP
9 11 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (3.09%) OS/400
11 5 (1.72%) HPUX
12 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (26.12%) ITIL
2 60 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (13.75%) Time Management
4 37 (12.71%) Project Management
5 36 (12.37%) E-Commerce
6 30 (10.31%) Mentoring
7 25 (8.59%) SOA
8 24 (8.25%) Information Security
9 22 (7.56%) MVC
9 22 (7.56%) Regression Testing
10 21 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (6.53%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 19 (6.53%) Scrum
11 19 (6.53%) Test Automation
12 18 (6.19%) Functional Testing
12 18 (6.19%) Service Delivery
13 17 (5.84%) Patch Management
13 17 (5.84%) Risk Management
13 17 (5.84%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 147 (50.52%) Java
2 80 (27.49%) SQL
3 31 (10.65%) Shell Script
4 28 (9.62%) Perl
5 24 (8.25%) JavaScript
6 22 (7.56%) PL/SQL
7 19 (6.53%) Bash Shell
8 16 (5.50%) C
8 16 (5.50%) C++
9 14 (4.81%) PHP
10 13 (4.47%) Groovy
11 12 (4.12%) Python
12 10 (3.44%) VB
13 9 (3.09%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.41%) C#
15 4 (1.37%) RPG
16 3 (1.03%) ABAP
16 3 (1.03%) VBA
17 2 (0.69%) COBOL
17 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (15.46%) Degree
2 19 (6.53%) CISSP
3 17 (5.84%) Sun Certification
4 13 (4.47%) MCSE
4 13 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.12%) CISA
5 12 (4.12%) CISM
5 12 (4.12%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.78%) CEH
6 11 (3.78%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.44%) IBM Certification
8 9 (3.09%) NCDA
9 7 (2.41%) CCNA
9 7 (2.41%) CCNP
9 7 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.06%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (2.06%) QiCA
10 6 (2.06%) SANS
10 6 (2.06%) Security+ Certification
11 5 (1.72%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.00%) SLA
2 29 (9.97%) QA
3 9 (3.09%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (2.06%) COBIT
5 6 (2.06%) ISO27002
6 3 (1.03%) ISO 8583
6 3 (1.03%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (15.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (11.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.78%) Postfix
3 11 (3.78%) qmail
3 11 (3.78%) Sendmail
4 5 (1.72%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.37%) vSphere
6 3 (1.03%) Firmware
6 3 (1.03%) vCloud
7 2 (0.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.69%) NFS
8 1 (0.34%) IAG
8 1 (0.34%) UAG
8 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (6.19%) Tivoli
2 14 (4.81%) SCOM
3 13 (4.47%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (4.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 11 (3.78%) Nessus
5 11 (3.78%) Plesk
6 9 (3.09%) NetBackup
6 9 (3.09%) SnapMirror
7 8 (2.75%) Opsview
8 6 (2.06%) Nagios
8 6 (2.06%) QRadar
8 6 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (2.06%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 5 (1.72%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (1.03%) Ansible
10 3 (1.03%) Data Guard
10 3 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.03%) Puppet
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 139 (47.77%) Oracle
2 56 (19.24%) Microsoft
3 48 (16.49%) VMware
4 33 (11.34%) HP
5 21 (7.22%) Red Hat
6 17 (5.84%) Splunk
6 17 (5.84%) Sun
7 16 (5.50%) NetApp
8 15 (5.15%) Cisco
9 14 (4.81%) Citrix
10 13 (4.47%) Dell
11 11 (3.78%) CA
12 10 (3.44%) Brocade
13 9 (3.09%) SAP
14 8 (2.75%) Symantec
15 7 (2.41%) Intel
16 6 (2.06%) ArcSight
16 6 (2.06%) Cognos
16 6 (2.06%) SolarWinds
17 5 (1.72%) Veracode
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
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