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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 140 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 131 176 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.74% 2.21% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 3.83% 4.64% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 61 107 70
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,450 £62,650
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -3.33%
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
3421 3790 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 45.56% 47.52% 47.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2760 3144 3092
Average salary £43,900 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -9 87 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Essex +9 29 £62,000 +90.76% 1
Norfolk +4 5 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 5 £65,000 +58.53%
Bedfordshire -38 4 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Suffolk -9 1 - -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 141 (48.45%) Oracle
2 137 (47.08%) Java
3 135 (46.39%) SQL
3 135 (46.39%) Windows
4 129 (44.33%) Linux
5 112 (38.49%) WebSphere
6 97 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 94 (32.30%) UNIX
8 81 (27.84%) Tomcat
9 69 (23.71%) Finance
10 65 (22.34%) AIX
10 65 (22.34%) DB2
11 64 (21.99%) SQL Server
12 62 (21.31%) J2EE
13 61 (20.96%) Apache
14 59 (20.27%) ITIL
14 59 (20.27%) E-Commerce
15 57 (19.59%) WebSphere Application Server
16 55 (18.90%) HTML
17 54 (18.56%) MySQL
18 53 (18.21%) Solaris
19 52 (17.87%) iSeries
20 50 (17.18%) Spring
20 50 (17.18%) Web Services
21 49 (16.84%) VMware
22 48 (16.49%) JavaScript
23 47 (16.15%) IIS
24 46 (15.81%) Perl
25 43 (14.78%) XML
25 43 (14.78%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 112 (38.49%) WebSphere
2 81 (27.84%) Tomcat
3 61 (20.96%) Apache
4 57 (19.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 47 (16.15%) IIS
6 43 (14.78%) JBoss
7 38 (13.06%) WebLogic
8 27 (9.28%) Apache ServiceMix
9 21 (7.22%) OpenStack
10 19 (6.53%) MQSeries
11 13 (4.47%) IBM HTTP Server
12 11 (3.78%) GlassFish
13 9 (3.09%) Drupal
14 5 (1.72%) SugarCRM
15 4 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (1.03%) Apache Solr
16 3 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
16 3 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (11.34%) MS Office
1 33 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.37%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (0.69%) MS Project
4 2 (0.69%) Windchill
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.44%) Maximo
2 9 (3.09%) Magento
3 8 (2.75%) Fredhopper
4 5 (1.72%) Unica
5 4 (1.37%) CA PPM
6 3 (1.03%) Cognos Controller
7 2 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.34%) Primavera
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.34%) VisionPLUS
8 1 (0.34%) AWD
8 1 (0.34%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.97%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.12%) IBM SmartCloud
3 11 (3.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (2.75%) IaaS
5 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.00%) HTTP
2 30 (10.31%) SAN
3 25 (8.59%) Internet
4 15 (5.15%) DNS
5 14 (4.81%) FTP
6 11 (3.78%) BIG-IP
6 11 (3.78%) NAS
6 11 (3.78%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (2.75%) iSCSI
8 7 (2.41%) HTTPS
9 6 (2.06%) VoIP
10 4 (1.37%) SSL
10 4 (1.37%) VLAN
10 4 (1.37%) Firewall
10 4 (1.37%) DHCP
11 3 (1.03%) LDAP
11 3 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.69%) PuTTY
12 2 (0.69%) Telnet
12 2 (0.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (22.34%) DB2
2 64 (21.99%) SQL Server
3 54 (18.56%) MySQL
4 26 (8.93%) Oracle Database
5 23 (7.90%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (5.15%) MS Access
6 15 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (3.44%) DbVisualizer
8 8 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.41%) Big Data
10 6 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.72%) Cognos Query Studio
11 5 (1.72%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 5 (1.72%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 43 (14.78%) Subversion
2 34 (11.68%) JUnit
3 27 (9.28%) Eclipse
4 21 (7.22%) Maven
5 20 (6.87%) Ant
6 17 (5.84%) LoadRunner
7 16 (5.50%) HP UFT
8 14 (4.81%) Git (software)
8 14 (4.81%) VisualVM
9 13 (4.47%) Rational Application Developer
9 13 (4.47%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 11 (3.78%) JMeter
11 5 (1.72%) Rational Functional Tester
12 4 (1.37%) Log4j
13 3 (1.03%) JIRA
13 3 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
13 3 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
13 3 (1.03%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.03%) Jenkins
14 2 (0.69%) Gradle
General
1 69 (23.71%) Finance
2 33 (11.34%) Retail
3 9 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.75%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.75%) Banking
5 7 (2.41%) Marketing
6 6 (2.06%) Legal
7 5 (1.72%) Games
8 4 (1.37%) Law
9 3 (1.03%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 80 (27.49%) Analyst
2 72 (24.74%) Developer
3 44 (15.12%) Java Developer
4 40 (13.75%) Support Analyst
5 27 (9.28%) Architect
6 23 (7.90%) Consultant
7 20 (6.87%) Applications Support
8 14 (4.81%) Operations Analyst
8 14 (4.81%) Operations Support Analyst
9 13 (4.47%) Java Consultant
9 13 (4.47%) Applications Support Analyst
9 13 (4.47%) Support Consultant
10 12 (4.12%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.12%) Tester
10 12 (4.12%) Cloud Architect
11 11 (3.78%) Automation Engineer
12 10 (3.44%) Capacity Analyst
13 9 (3.09%) Storage Specialist
13 9 (3.09%) Applications Manager
13 9 (3.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (21.31%) J2EE
2 55 (18.90%) HTML
3 50 (17.18%) Web Services
3 50 (17.18%) Spring
4 43 (14.78%) XML
5 39 (13.40%) CSS
6 33 (11.34%) REST
7 30 (10.31%) Flash
8 27 (9.28%) JDBC
8 27 (9.28%) Struts
9 22 (7.56%) JMS
10 21 (7.22%) XHTML
10 21 (7.22%) Spring MVC
10 21 (7.22%) JSP
10 21 (7.22%) Hibernate
10 21 (7.22%) jQuery
11 20 (6.87%) .NET
11 20 (6.87%) SOAP
11 20 (6.87%) Middleware
12 14 (4.81%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.87%) iSeries
2 24 (8.25%) Data Centre
3 22 (7.56%) AS400
4 18 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.50%) DataPower
6 14 (4.81%) Replication
7 12 (4.12%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.75%) Clustering
8 8 (2.75%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (2.06%) IVR
9 6 (2.06%) PKI
9 6 (2.06%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.72%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.72%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.37%) LPAR
11 4 (1.37%) Cybercrime
11 4 (1.37%) EMC VNX
11 4 (1.37%) EMC VMAX
11 4 (1.37%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 135 (46.39%) Windows
2 129 (44.33%) Linux
3 94 (32.30%) UNIX
4 65 (22.34%) AIX
5 53 (18.21%) Solaris
6 28 (9.62%) Data ONTAP
7 12 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.09%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.09%) HPUX
10 8 (2.75%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.37%) VMS
11 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.37%) Android
12 2 (0.69%) OS/400
13 1 (0.34%) zOS
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.34%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (20.27%) ITIL
1 59 (20.27%) E-Commerce
2 33 (11.34%) MVC
3 32 (11.00%) Problem Management
4 30 (10.31%) Configuration Management
4 30 (10.31%) Capacity Management
4 30 (10.31%) DevOps
5 27 (9.28%) Automated Testing
6 26 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (8.59%) Web Development
8 24 (8.25%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (7.90%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (6.87%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (6.53%) Asset Management
11 19 (6.53%) Migration
12 18 (6.19%) SOA
12 18 (6.19%) OO
12 18 (6.19%) Incident Management
12 18 (6.19%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (5.84%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (47.08%) Java
2 135 (46.39%) SQL
3 48 (16.49%) JavaScript
4 46 (15.81%) Perl
5 39 (13.40%) Bash Shell
6 19 (6.53%) PHP
7 13 (4.47%) C++
7 13 (4.47%) RPG
8 12 (4.12%) PL/SQL
8 12 (4.12%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.78%) Korn
9 11 (3.78%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.41%) Python
10 7 (2.41%) AWK
11 5 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.37%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.37%) XPath
13 3 (1.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 2 (0.69%) Groovy
14 2 (0.69%) Jython
Qualifications
1 13 (4.47%) Sun Certification
2 12 (4.12%) Degree
3 6 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.37%) ISEB
4 4 (1.37%) IBM Certification
5 2 (0.69%) LPIC
5 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.44%) SLA
2 7 (2.41%) QA
3 3 (1.03%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (7.90%) Hyper-V
2 23 (7.90%) VMware ESX
3 19 (6.53%) vCloud
4 14 (4.81%) vSphere
4 14 (4.81%) Active Directory
5 7 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.37%) SRDF
6 4 (1.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (1.03%) NFS
7 3 (1.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.69%) Firmware
9 1 (0.34%) RACF
9 1 (0.34%) Xen
9 1 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.34%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 28 (9.62%) Tivoli
2 25 (8.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 21 (7.22%) Puppet
4 15 (5.15%) Nagios
5 14 (4.81%) Opsview
6 13 (4.47%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (4.47%) Ansible
7 9 (3.09%) SCCM
8 8 (2.75%) BMC PATROL
8 8 (2.75%) vMotion
9 6 (2.06%) Data Guard
10 4 (1.37%) EMC VPLEX
10 4 (1.37%) SnapMirror
10 4 (1.37%) SnapVault
11 3 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.69%) SCOM
12 2 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.69%) WSUS
13 1 (0.34%) Control-M
13 1 (0.34%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 141 (48.45%) Oracle
2 97 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 49 (16.84%) VMware
4 35 (12.03%) HP
5 33 (11.34%) BMC
6 32 (11.00%) NetApp
7 29 (9.97%) Sun
8 25 (8.59%) Citrix
9 17 (5.84%) Cisco
10 14 (4.81%) Red Hat
10 14 (4.81%) Splunk
11 12 (4.12%) Cognos
12 11 (3.78%) F5
12 11 (3.78%) SaltStack
13 10 (3.44%) hybris
13 10 (3.44%) Adobe
14 8 (2.75%) ATG
14 8 (2.75%) OpenLink
14 8 (2.75%) Demandware
14 8 (2.75%) New Relic
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum plus c.£10,000 shift allowances
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + + Bonus (5K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Comission
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago