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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 112 88 144
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +56
Permanent jobs citing IBM 168 214 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.41% 2.98% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 5.36% 6.37% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 96 122 58
Average salary £46,230 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.54% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
3137 3362 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 44.97% 46.75% 46.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2522 2694 2541
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 -28 57 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Essex -22 36 £35,000 -26.31%
Cambridgeshire -9 28 £46,000 -23.33%
Bedfordshire +9 20 £62,500 -3.84% 3
Suffolk +1 20 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Norfolk +22 11 £50,550 - 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

1 180 (59.41%) Oracle
2 177 (58.42%) Java
3 119 (39.27%) WebSphere
4 118 (38.94%) Unix
5 116 (38.28%) SQL
6 111 (36.63%) Finance
7 99 (32.67%) ITIL
8 80 (26.40%) Web Services
9 76 (25.08%) Tomcat
10 75 (24.75%) Microsoft
10 75 (24.75%) SOAP
11 74 (24.42%) REST
12 73 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
13 71 (23.43%) Windows
14 64 (21.12%) WebSphere Application Server
15 61 (20.13%) Linux
16 58 (19.14%) SQL Server
17 57 (18.81%) VMware
18 56 (18.48%) Java EE
19 55 (18.15%) WebLogic
20 52 (17.16%) VMware Infrastructure
21 47 (15.51%) Active Directory
21 47 (15.51%) Oracle Database
22 46 (15.18%) Apache
23 44 (14.52%) J2EE
24 41 (13.53%) Mentoring
25 40 (13.20%) Spring
26 38 (12.54%) JBoss
27 37 (12.21%) Perl
27 37 (12.21%) JMS

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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
1 119 (39.27%) WebSphere
2 76 (25.08%) Tomcat
3 64 (21.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 55 (18.15%) WebLogic
5 46 (15.18%) Apache
6 38 (12.54%) JBoss
7 26 (8.58%) BizTalk Server
8 25 (8.25%) IIS
9 24 (7.92%) Apache ServiceMix
10 17 (5.61%) Oracle Application Server
11 15 (4.95%) MQSeries
12 13 (4.29%) Apache Pig
13 6 (1.98%) MS Exchange
14 5 (1.65%) Mule ESB
15 4 (1.32%) IBM Domino
15 4 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
16 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
16 3 (0.99%) IBM Notes
16 3 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (9.57%) MS Excel
1 29 (9.57%) MS Office
2 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.65%) Oracle Retail
1 5 (1.65%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Maximo
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.33%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.63%) IaaS
2 9 (2.97%) PaaS
2 9 (2.97%) SaaS
3 8 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.31%) IBM SmartCloud
5 4 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.99%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.92%) FTP
2 21 (6.93%) SSH
2 21 (6.93%) SSL
3 19 (6.27%) LDAP
4 18 (5.94%) DNS
5 17 (5.61%) SAN
6 11 (3.63%) Firewall
6 11 (3.63%) Internet
7 10 (3.30%) Telnet
8 7 (2.31%) PuTTY
9 6 (1.98%) HTTP
10 5 (1.65%) DHCP
10 5 (1.65%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.65%) VoIP
11 3 (0.99%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.99%) NAS
11 3 (0.99%) VPN
11 3 (0.99%) Wireless
12 2 (0.66%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (19.14%) SQL Server
2 47 (15.51%) Oracle Database
3 31 (10.23%) DB2
4 28 (9.24%) MySQL
5 20 (6.60%) Big Data
6 19 (6.27%) NoSQL
7 18 (5.94%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.28%) Hadoop
9 14 (4.62%) MongoDB
9 14 (4.62%) Neo4j
10 13 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (4.29%) Apache Hive
11 12 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (7.26%) HP UFT
2 15 (4.95%) Cucumber
3 13 (4.29%) Maven
3 13 (4.29%) Selenium
4 12 (3.96%) Toad
5 11 (3.63%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.30%) Ant
7 9 (2.97%) JIRA
8 8 (2.64%) JUnit
8 8 (2.64%) Subversion
9 7 (2.31%) Git (software)
10 6 (1.98%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.65%) JMeter
11 5 (1.65%) VisualVM
12 4 (1.32%) AppScan
12 4 (1.32%) DbUnit
12 4 (1.32%) JIRA Agile
12 4 (1.32%) Metasploit
12 4 (1.32%) NUnit
12 4 (1.32%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 111 (36.63%) Finance
2 19 (6.27%) Retail
3 15 (4.95%) Banking
4 10 (3.30%) Marketing
5 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.33%) Legal
6 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (26.40%) Developer
2 50 (16.50%) Architect
3 47 (15.51%) Analyst
4 46 (15.18%) Java Developer
5 40 (13.20%) Consultant
6 38 (12.54%) Applications Support
7 23 (7.59%) Support Analyst
8 20 (6.60%) Applications Developer
9 16 (5.28%) Administrator
9 16 (5.28%) Identity Management Architect
10 15 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.95%) Technical Consultant
11 14 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (4.62%) Test Analyst
12 13 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
12 13 (4.29%) Linux Support
12 13 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (4.29%) Senior Consultant
12 13 (4.29%) SQL Analyst
12 13 (4.29%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.40%) Web Services
2 75 (24.75%) SOAP
3 74 (24.42%) REST
4 56 (18.48%) Java EE
5 44 (14.52%) J2EE
6 40 (13.20%) Spring
7 37 (12.21%) JMS
8 34 (11.22%) XML
9 33 (10.89%) .NET
10 32 (10.56%) WebSphere MQ
11 31 (10.23%) Middleware
12 27 (8.91%) Hibernate
13 24 (7.92%) LAMP
14 23 (7.59%) RESTful
15 21 (6.93%) WCF
16 20 (6.60%) Ajax
16 20 (6.60%) HTML
17 17 (5.61%) JDBC
17 17 (5.61%) OSGi
17 17 (5.61%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.90%) Management Information System
2 25 (8.25%) Computer Science
2 25 (8.25%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (7.26%) DataPower
4 18 (5.94%) iSeries
5 14 (4.62%) AS400
6 13 (4.29%) Clustering
7 11 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.63%) Replication
8 8 (2.64%) PKI
9 5 (1.65%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.32%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.99%) IBM XIV
11 3 (0.99%) VCE vBlock
12 2 (0.66%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.66%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.66%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 118 (38.94%) Unix
2 71 (23.43%) Windows
3 61 (20.13%) Linux
4 25 (8.25%) AIX
4 25 (8.25%) Windows Server
5 22 (7.26%) Solaris
6 19 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (3.96%) Data ONTAP
10 11 (3.63%) OS/400
11 5 (1.65%) HPUX
12 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.33%) Android
15 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (32.67%) ITIL
2 73 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (13.53%) Mentoring
4 37 (12.21%) Time Management
5 33 (10.89%) Project Management
6 32 (10.56%) MVC
7 31 (10.23%) UML
8 30 (9.90%) OO
9 29 (9.57%) SOA
10 28 (9.24%) OOA/OOD
11 25 (8.25%) Problem Management
12 24 (7.92%) E-Commerce
12 24 (7.92%) Service Delivery
13 22 (7.26%) Information Security
14 21 (6.93%) Identity Access Management
15 17 (5.61%) Patch Management
16 16 (5.28%) Asset Management
16 16 (5.28%) High Availability
16 16 (5.28%) Requirements Analysis
16 16 (5.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 177 (58.42%) Java
2 116 (38.28%) SQL
3 37 (12.21%) Perl
4 31 (10.23%) Shell Script
5 29 (9.57%) Bash Shell
6 25 (8.25%) PL/SQL
7 21 (6.93%) JavaScript
8 20 (6.60%) C++
9 14 (4.62%) Groovy
9 14 (4.62%) PHP
10 13 (4.29%) VB
11 8 (2.64%) C
11 8 (2.64%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.31%) C#
13 6 (1.98%) Python
13 6 (1.98%) RPG
14 3 (0.99%) ABAP
15 2 (0.66%) COBOL
15 2 (0.66%) XPath
15 2 (0.66%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 35 (11.55%) Degree
2 14 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.29%) Sun Certification
4 9 (2.97%) IBM Certification
4 9 (2.97%) NCDA
5 8 (2.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (2.31%) MCP
7 6 (1.98%) CISSP
8 5 (1.65%) CISA
8 5 (1.65%) CISM
9 4 (1.32%) CCNA
9 4 (1.32%) CEH
9 4 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.32%) CRISC
9 4 (1.32%) GIAC
10 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.99%) VCP4
10 3 (0.99%) VCP5
10 3 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.88%) SLA
2 22 (7.26%) QA
3 17 (5.61%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.64%) ISO 8583
4 8 (2.64%) ISO20022
5 5 (1.65%) SEPA
6 3 (0.99%) COBIT
7 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (17.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (15.51%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.63%) Postfix
3 11 (3.63%) qmail
3 11 (3.63%) Sendmail
4 7 (2.31%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.65%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.32%) vSphere
8 3 (0.99%) Firmware
9 2 (0.66%) NFS
9 2 (0.66%) vCloud
10 1 (0.33%) IAG
10 1 (0.33%) UAG
10 1 (0.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (6.27%) Tivoli
2 15 (4.95%) SCOM
2 15 (4.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (3.63%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (3.63%) Plesk
4 9 (2.97%) NetBackup
4 9 (2.97%) SnapMirror
5 5 (1.65%) Opsview
6 4 (1.32%) Data Guard
6 4 (1.32%) Nessus
6 4 (1.32%) SCCM
7 3 (0.99%) Nagios
7 3 (0.99%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 2 (0.66%) Ansible
8 2 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.66%) Puppet
8 2 (0.66%) vMotion
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 180 (59.41%) Oracle
2 75 (24.75%) Microsoft
3 57 (18.81%) VMware
4 21 (6.93%) Dell
5 20 (6.60%) HP
6 18 (5.94%) Citrix
7 17 (5.61%) CA
7 17 (5.61%) Cisco
8 16 (5.28%) NetApp
9 14 (4.62%) Red Hat
10 13 (4.29%) Sun
11 10 (3.30%) Brocade
11 10 (3.30%) TIBCO
12 9 (2.97%) Intel
13 8 (2.64%) Splunk
14 7 (2.31%) SAP
15 6 (1.98%) BMC
15 6 (1.98%) EMC
16 5 (1.65%) Cognos
16 5 (1.65%) Lotus
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 per annum + + £11.5K Shift + £6K Bonus + Full Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 11 days ago