The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 144 147 131
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2105 1994 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.00% 1.95% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 4.18% 4.10% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 1552 1814
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50347 48611 51066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.93% 47.55% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41532 39379 43391
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in England

IBM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the England region.

IBM Salary Trend in England

IBM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in England

IBM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
London -17 776 £65,000 +8.33% 62
South East +8 489 £47,500 - 36
East of England +63 253 £47,500 +5.55% 10
North West +9 146 £50,000 +17.64% 14
South West +27 139 £40,000 -1.23% 20
West Midlands -7 109 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Yorkshire -5 107 £42,500 -10.52% 12
East Midlands 0 75 £45,000 -10.00% 9
North East -15 8 £42,500 -1.16% 3
Midlands -2 2 £70,000 +75.00%
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1466 (35.27%) Oracle
2 1125 (27.07%) Finance
3 1028 (24.74%) Windows
4 1019 (24.52%) WebSphere
5 999 (24.04%) SQL
5 999 (24.04%) Microsoft
6 934 (22.47%) Linux
7 891 (21.44%) Java
8 818 (19.68%) UNIX
9 817 (19.66%) HP
10 758 (18.24%) VMware
11 744 (17.90%) SQL Server
12 643 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
13 567 (13.64%) DB2
14 565 (13.59%) ITIL
15 546 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 519 (12.49%) SAN
17 500 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
18 477 (11.48%) Banking
19 453 (10.90%) AIX
20 447 (10.76%) Cisco
21 446 (10.73%) NetApp
22 430 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
23 428 (10.30%) Solaris
24 418 (10.06%) E-Commerce
25 415 (9.99%) Degree
26 412 (9.91%) Retail
27 411 (9.89%) Cognos
28 406 (9.77%) EMC
29 405 (9.74%) XML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1019 (24.52%) WebSphere
2 363 (8.73%) Tomcat
3 341 (8.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 270 (6.50%) WebLogic
5 258 (6.21%) Apache
6 245 (5.90%) IIS
7 205 (4.93%) JBoss
8 163 (3.92%) SharePoint
9 138 (3.32%) MS Exchange
10 134 (3.22%) MQSeries
11 107 (2.57%) IBM HTTP Server
12 100 (2.41%) SAS
13 87 (2.09%) IBM Notes
14 77 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
15 75 (1.80%) Lotus Domino
16 68 (1.64%) CICS
17 67 (1.61%) Lync
18 55 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
19 52 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
20 51 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 329 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 132 (3.18%) MS Office
3 42 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 41 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (0.89%) SPSS
6 18 (0.43%) PowerPivot
7 17 (0.41%) MS Project
8 13 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.14%) Stata
10 5 (0.12%) FastStats
10 5 (0.12%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.072%) Simulink
11 3 (0.072%) Gephi
12 2 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.048%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.048%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.024%) NASTRAN
13 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.024%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 136 (3.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 84 (2.02%) Cognos TM1
3 56 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
4 54 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
5 34 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
6 33 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 32 (0.77%) Magento
8 25 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
9 22 (0.53%) Maximo
10 21 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
11 20 (0.48%) RMDS
12 19 (0.46%) Google Analytics
13 18 (0.43%) Cognos Planning
14 16 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
15 14 (0.34%) BASE24
16 13 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
16 13 (0.31%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
16 13 (0.31%) IntelliMatch
17 12 (0.29%) Temenos T24
17 12 (0.29%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 69 (1.66%) IBM Blueworks
2 61 (1.47%) SaaS
3 44 (1.06%) IaaS
4 34 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (0.79%) Office 365
6 29 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (0.65%) IBM SmartCloud
8 26 (0.63%) PaaS
9 14 (0.34%) OpenShift
10 9 (0.22%) Google Apps
10 9 (0.22%) Force.com
11 5 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.072%) SoftLayer
14 2 (0.048%) Taleo
14 2 (0.048%) SuccessFactors
15 1 (0.024%) Joyent
15 1 (0.024%) GitHub
15 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 519 (12.49%) SAN
2 219 (5.27%) HTTP
3 217 (5.22%) Internet
3 217 (5.22%) TCP/IP
4 183 (4.40%) Firewall
5 182 (4.38%) DNS
6 180 (4.33%) NAS
7 157 (3.78%) WAN
8 150 (3.61%) LAN
9 101 (2.43%) FTP
10 94 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
11 79 (1.90%) LDAP
12 78 (1.88%) iSCSI
13 73 (1.76%) SSL
14 63 (1.52%) DHCP
15 57 (1.37%) VPN
16 54 (1.30%) ATM
17 49 (1.18%) Wireless
18 42 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
19 41 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 744 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 567 (13.64%) DB2
3 346 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 288 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
5 226 (5.44%) RDBMS
6 190 (4.57%) Oracle Database
7 185 (4.45%) MySQL
8 160 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 116 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 107 (2.57%) Big Data
11 86 (2.07%) OLAP
12 84 (2.02%) Cognos Report Studio
13 75 (1.80%) DataStage
14 74 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 74 (1.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 73 (1.76%) Hadoop
16 70 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
17 67 (1.61%) QlikView
18 65 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 62 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 156 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 117 (2.82%) Eclipse
3 109 (2.62%) Subversion
4 102 (2.45%) Jenkins
5 89 (2.14%) Maven
6 77 (1.85%) Ant
7 74 (1.78%) JUnit
8 56 (1.35%) Visual Studio
9 50 (1.20%) JIRA
10 48 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
11 39 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
12 38 (0.91%) Hudson
13 36 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 35 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
15 34 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
16 32 (0.77%) LoadRunner
17 28 (0.67%) Selenium
18 24 (0.58%) ClearCase
18 24 (0.58%) VisualVM
19 20 (0.48%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1125 (27.07%) Finance
2 477 (11.48%) Banking
3 412 (9.91%) Retail
4 211 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 195 (4.69%) Marketing
6 139 (3.34%) Legal
7 101 (2.43%) Manufacturing
8 71 (1.71%) Investment Banking
9 56 (1.35%) Back Office
10 53 (1.28%) Military
11 46 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 46 (1.11%) Front Office
12 45 (1.08%) Games
13 42 (1.01%) Advertising
14 40 (0.96%) French Language
15 29 (0.70%) Law
16 26 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
17 22 (0.53%) Automotive
18 21 (0.51%) Aerospace
19 19 (0.46%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 805 (19.37%) Architect
2 649 (15.62%) Developer
3 505 (12.15%) Consultant
4 438 (10.54%) Analyst
5 266 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
6 220 (5.29%) Administrator
7 201 (4.84%) Support Analyst
8 192 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
9 185 (4.45%) Java Developer
10 133 (3.20%) Support Engineer
11 127 (3.06%) Team Leader
12 118 (2.84%) Systems Administrator
13 113 (2.72%) Applications Support
14 100 (2.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 95 (2.29%) Technical Architect
16 91 (2.19%) Project Manager
17 89 (2.14%) Cognos Developer
17 89 (2.14%) Designer
18 82 (1.97%) UNIX Administrator
19 80 (1.92%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (9.74%) XML
2 392 (9.43%) Middleware
3 367 (8.83%) HTML
4 341 (8.21%) J2EE
5 279 (6.71%) Web Services
6 263 (6.33%) Spring
7 248 (5.97%) CSS
8 216 (5.20%) .NET
9 201 (4.84%) JSP
10 181 (4.36%) WebSphere MQ
11 160 (3.85%) jQuery
12 155 (3.73%) JDBC
13 144 (3.46%) Ajax
14 140 (3.37%) JMS
15 132 (3.18%) SOAP
16 111 (2.67%) XSLT
17 105 (2.53%) Servlets
18 96 (2.31%) REST
19 93 (2.24%) Hibernate
20 82 (1.97%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 430 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
2 239 (5.75%) Mainframe
2 239 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 167 (4.02%) Clustering
4 160 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 142 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 114 (2.74%) Open Source
7 112 (2.69%) IBM Mainframe
8 111 (2.67%) iSeries
9 94 (2.26%) DataPower
10 71 (1.71%) AS400
11 69 (1.66%) SWIFT
12 67 (1.61%) Tandem
13 62 (1.49%) Visualisation
14 58 (1.40%) Data Structures
15 57 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
16 56 (1.35%) Replication
17 55 (1.32%) Data Integration
18 53 (1.28%) N-Tier
19 51 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1028 (24.74%) Windows
2 934 (22.47%) Linux
3 818 (19.68%) UNIX
4 453 (10.90%) AIX
5 428 (10.30%) Solaris
6 294 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 268 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 215 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 163 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 85 (2.05%) HPUX
11 81 (1.95%) Windows 7
12 77 (1.85%) zOS
13 74 (1.78%) SUSE
14 58 (1.40%) Windows XP
14 58 (1.40%) CentOS
15 37 (0.89%) Android
16 31 (0.75%) Windows 2000
16 31 (0.75%) OS/400
17 22 (0.53%) Ubuntu
17 22 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
2 565 (13.59%) ITIL
3 500 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
4 418 (10.06%) E-Commerce
5 395 (9.50%) Project Management
6 361 (8.69%) ETL
7 334 (8.04%) SOA
8 265 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 249 (5.99%) Data Management
10 226 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 215 (5.17%) Change Management
12 212 (5.10%) Data Modelling
13 208 (5.00%) Migration
13 208 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
14 204 (4.91%) Scrum
15 196 (4.72%) Problem Management
16 193 (4.64%) Analytics
17 190 (4.57%) TOGAF
18 175 (4.21%) Service Delivery
19 158 (3.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 999 (24.04%) SQL
2 891 (21.44%) Java
3 381 (9.17%) JavaScript
4 288 (6.93%) Perl
5 210 (5.05%) Shell Script
6 155 (3.73%) C#
7 145 (3.49%) Bash Shell
8 123 (2.96%) C
9 120 (2.89%) PL/SQL
9 120 (2.89%) PowerShell
10 115 (2.77%) PHP
11 87 (2.09%) JCL
12 86 (2.07%) Python
13 85 (2.05%) COBOL
14 79 (1.90%) C++
15 69 (1.66%) Korn
16 58 (1.40%) VBA
17 57 (1.37%) T-SQL
18 50 (1.20%) VBScript
19 43 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 415 (9.99%) Degree
2 213 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 153 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 144 (3.46%) SC Cleared
5 107 (2.57%) MCSE
6 97 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 81 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
8 61 (1.47%) CCNA
9 58 (1.40%) ISEB
10 49 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
10 49 (1.18%) MCITP
11 46 (1.11%) DV Cleared
12 40 (0.96%) MCP
13 35 (0.84%) IBM Certification
14 32 (0.77%) PMI Certification
15 25 (0.60%) CCNP
15 25 (0.60%) CISSP
16 23 (0.55%) MCSA
17 21 (0.51%) ISTQB
17 21 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (5.22%) QA
2 143 (3.44%) SLA
3 89 (2.14%) Data Quality
4 25 (0.60%) ISO 8583
5 20 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (0.36%) COBIT
8 13 (0.31%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.14%) GAAP
10 6 (0.14%) IEC 61508
10 6 (0.14%) DO-178B
11 4 (0.096%) DO-254
12 3 (0.072%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.072%) Dublin Core
13 2 (0.048%) JTAG
14 1 (0.024%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 1 (0.024%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 546 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 293 (7.05%) Active Directory
3 159 (3.83%) Hyper-V
4 155 (3.73%) vSphere
5 133 (3.20%) VMware ESX
6 110 (2.65%) NFS
7 75 (1.80%) XenApp
8 54 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
9 48 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 47 (1.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 45 (1.08%) XenDesktop
12 44 (1.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 37 (0.89%) KVM
14 31 (0.75%) PowerHA
15 28 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 27 (0.65%) SRDF
17 25 (0.60%) XenServer
17 25 (0.60%) RACF
18 24 (0.58%) Samba
19 23 (0.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 286 (6.88%) Tivoli
2 138 (3.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 95 (2.29%) NetBackup
4 84 (2.02%) Puppet
5 64 (1.54%) Netcool
6 58 (1.40%) SCOM
7 57 (1.37%) SCCM
7 57 (1.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 49 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
9 45 (1.08%) OpenView
10 44 (1.06%) Nagios
11 40 (0.96%) Control-M
11 40 (0.96%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 38 (0.91%) Backup Exec
13 36 (0.87%) Opsview
14 32 (0.77%) FortiGate
15 28 (0.67%) CA Endevor
16 24 (0.58%) OMEGAMON
17 23 (0.55%) Tivoli NetView
18 20 (0.48%) MOM
Vendors
1 1466 (35.27%) Oracle
2 999 (24.04%) Microsoft
3 817 (19.66%) HP
4 758 (18.24%) VMware
5 447 (10.76%) Cisco
6 446 (10.73%) NetApp
7 411 (9.89%) Cognos
8 406 (9.77%) EMC
9 399 (9.60%) SAP
10 364 (8.76%) Red Hat
11 230 (5.53%) Citrix
12 218 (5.25%) Symantec
13 208 (5.00%) Dell
14 193 (4.64%) Sun
15 177 (4.26%) Informatica
16 154 (3.71%) TIBCO
17 140 (3.37%) Brocade
18 123 (2.96%) BMC
19 112 (2.69%) webMethods
19 112 (2.69%) hybris
Warminster, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
XCM Rock
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + high bonus & package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 per annum dependin
Posted: 2 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensiv
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bens inc bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excleent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago