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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 163 156 171
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1985 2019 1690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.92% 1.86% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 4.21% 3.99% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1512 1272
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
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
47110 50626 47447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.60% 46.70% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 39037 40551 39289
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
London +5 826 £60,000 - 93
South East -45 340 £47,500 - 28
North West +43 182 £45,000 +2.27% 36
South West +7 156 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Yorkshire +13 144 £60,000 +37.14% 17
East of England -25 123 £52,500 +16.66% 17
West Midlands -15 109 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East Midlands +13 91 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Midlands -8 5 £72,500 +173.58%
North East -16 5 £31,500 -21.25% 5
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1509 (36.53%) Oracle
2 1146 (27.74%) Finance
3 1072 (25.95%) SQL
4 1042 (25.22%) Windows
5 1040 (25.18%) Java
6 1022 (24.74%) WebSphere
7 990 (23.97%) Linux
8 947 (22.92%) Microsoft
9 783 (18.95%) VMware
10 724 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
11 702 (16.99%) SQL Server
12 680 (16.46%) UNIX
12 680 (16.46%) HP
13 679 (16.44%) Banking
14 608 (14.72%) Cisco
15 549 (13.29%) Degree
16 535 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 522 (12.64%) Retail
18 498 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
19 493 (11.93%) ITIL
20 463 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
21 458 (11.09%) Analytics
22 448 (10.84%) SAN
23 415 (10.05%) Middleware
24 412 (9.97%) EMC
24 412 (9.97%) XML
25 403 (9.76%) Web Services
26 400 (9.68%) SAP
27 397 (9.61%) DB2
27 397 (9.61%) NetApp

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1022 (24.74%) WebSphere
2 336 (8.13%) Tomcat
3 320 (7.75%) Apache
4 260 (6.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 233 (5.64%) SharePoint
6 232 (5.62%) IIS
7 184 (4.45%) WebLogic
8 172 (4.16%) SAS
9 144 (3.49%) JBoss
10 100 (2.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 100 (2.42%) MS Exchange
11 99 (2.40%) CICS
12 89 (2.15%) Oracle Coherence
13 86 (2.08%) MQSeries
14 64 (1.55%) Apache Spark
15 59 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
15 59 (1.43%) Documentum
16 56 (1.36%) Node.js
17 53 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
17 53 (1.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 394 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 140 (3.39%) MS Office
3 113 (2.74%) SPSS
4 74 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 43 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 38 (0.92%) MS Project
7 20 (0.48%) PowerPivot
8 11 (0.27%) FastStats
9 5 (0.12%) CPLEX
10 4 (0.097%) Weka
10 4 (0.097%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.073%) Stata
11 3 (0.073%) Gephi
12 2 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.048%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 66 (1.60%) RMDS
1 66 (1.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 56 (1.36%) Cognos TM1
3 39 (0.94%) Unica
4 35 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
5 29 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
6 28 (0.68%) Temenos T24
7 27 (0.65%) Maximo
7 27 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
8 24 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
9 21 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
10 20 (0.48%) Magento
11 18 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
11 18 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 17 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
13 16 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
13 16 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
14 14 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
15 13 (0.31%) SAP HR
16 11 (0.27%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 116 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (1.48%) SaaS
3 58 (1.40%) IaaS
4 44 (1.07%) PaaS
5 43 (1.04%) IBM PureFlex
6 40 (0.97%) Office 365
7 37 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 37 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
8 33 (0.80%) Google Analytics
9 24 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
10 22 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
11 13 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
11 13 (0.31%) Mimecast
12 12 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
13 11 (0.27%) SoftLayer
13 11 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
13 11 (0.27%) Boomi
14 7 (0.17%) iPaaS
14 7 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.024%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 448 (10.84%) SAN
2 261 (6.32%) WAN
3 241 (5.83%) LAN
4 213 (5.16%) NAS
5 174 (4.21%) HTTP
6 165 (3.99%) Firewall
7 162 (3.92%) DNS
8 159 (3.85%) TCP/IP
9 152 (3.68%) Fibre Channel
10 126 (3.05%) Internet
11 112 (2.71%) Multicast
12 106 (2.57%) FCoE
12 106 (2.57%) iSCSI
13 73 (1.77%) DHCP
14 61 (1.48%) VPN
15 51 (1.23%) LDAP
15 51 (1.23%) FTP
16 49 (1.19%) SSL
17 36 (0.87%) VoIP
17 36 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 702 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 397 (9.61%) DB2
3 283 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
4 255 (6.17%) Oracle Database
5 235 (5.69%) Relational Database
6 228 (5.52%) Hadoop
7 198 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 191 (4.62%) Big Data
9 186 (4.50%) MySQL
10 132 (3.20%) RDBMS
11 123 (2.98%) BusinessObjects
12 110 (2.66%) HBase
13 105 (2.54%) QlikView
14 100 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 97 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
16 93 (2.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 81 (1.96%) DataStage
18 75 (1.82%) OLAP
19 69 (1.67%) IBM InfoSphere
20 68 (1.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 118 (2.86%) Subversion
1 118 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 117 (2.83%) Eclipse
3 106 (2.57%) Maven
4 93 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 76 (1.84%) JIRA
6 69 (1.67%) Ant
7 53 (1.28%) Selenium
8 49 (1.19%) LoadRunner
9 46 (1.11%) HP UFT
10 45 (1.09%) JUnit
11 44 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
12 36 (0.87%) ClearCase
13 33 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
14 29 (0.70%) SoapUI
15 26 (0.63%) Rational Application Developer
16 25 (0.61%) Hudson
17 22 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
18 21 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 21 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 1146 (27.74%) Finance
2 679 (16.44%) Banking
3 522 (12.64%) Retail
4 212 (5.13%) Marketing
5 141 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 82 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 74 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 71 (1.72%) Back Office
9 67 (1.62%) Games
10 57 (1.38%) Investment Banking
11 44 (1.07%) Law
12 35 (0.85%) Retail Banking
13 28 (0.68%) Legal
14 27 (0.65%) Advertising
15 25 (0.61%) Electronics
16 18 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 18 (0.44%) Publishing
16 18 (0.44%) Billing
16 18 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
16 18 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 752 (18.20%) Architect
2 618 (14.96%) Developer
3 579 (14.02%) Analyst
4 467 (11.30%) Consultant
5 362 (8.76%) Solutions Architect
6 194 (4.70%) Java Developer
7 188 (4.55%) Administrator
8 160 (3.87%) Infrastructure Architect
9 157 (3.80%) Technical Specialist
10 148 (3.58%) Business Analyst
11 114 (2.76%) Senior Developer
12 110 (2.66%) Technical Architect
13 108 (2.61%) Support Analyst
14 99 (2.40%) Systems Administrator
15 96 (2.32%) Technical Consultant
15 96 (2.32%) Senior Analyst
16 95 (2.30%) Project Manager
16 95 (2.30%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
17 88 (2.13%) DBA
18 86 (2.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (10.05%) Middleware
2 412 (9.97%) XML
3 403 (9.76%) Web Services
4 366 (8.86%) HTML
5 282 (6.83%) WebSphere MQ
6 271 (6.56%) .NET
7 269 (6.51%) J2EE
8 237 (5.74%) Spring
9 197 (4.77%) CSS
10 154 (3.73%) XSLT
11 144 (3.49%) Hibernate
12 142 (3.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 139 (3.36%) SOAP
14 135 (3.27%) JMS
15 123 (2.98%) REST
16 120 (2.90%) JSP
17 109 (2.64%) Java EE
18 90 (2.18%) ISPF
19 88 (2.13%) Rendezvous
20 84 (2.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 463 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 354 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 340 (8.23%) Management Information System
4 316 (7.65%) Mainframe
5 209 (5.06%) Computer Science
6 134 (3.24%) Visualisation
7 122 (2.95%) iSeries
8 112 (2.71%) IBM Mainframe
9 111 (2.69%) Data Integration
9 111 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
10 104 (2.52%) AS400
11 88 (2.13%) Statistics
12 84 (2.03%) Replication
13 75 (1.82%) Clustering
14 68 (1.65%) DataPower
15 67 (1.62%) N-Tier
16 63 (1.53%) Social Media
17 62 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
18 47 (1.14%) Mathematics
19 42 (1.02%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1042 (25.22%) Windows
2 990 (23.97%) Linux
3 680 (16.46%) UNIX
4 391 (9.47%) Solaris
5 317 (7.67%) AIX
6 213 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 212 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 154 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 127 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 110 (2.66%) zOS
11 71 (1.72%) Windows 7
12 56 (1.36%) HPUX
13 39 (0.94%) SUSE
14 35 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
15 34 (0.82%) Windows XP
16 32 (0.77%) MVS
17 29 (0.70%) OS/400
18 27 (0.65%) Android
19 26 (0.63%) Apple iOS
19 26 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 724 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
3 493 (11.93%) ITIL
4 458 (11.09%) Analytics
5 356 (8.62%) Project Management
6 329 (7.96%) E-Commerce
7 286 (6.92%) Mentoring
7 286 (6.92%) SDLC
8 285 (6.90%) SOA
9 283 (6.85%) Data Management
10 265 (6.41%) ETL
11 252 (6.10%) Data Modelling
12 232 (5.62%) Scrum
13 223 (5.40%) Change Management
14 218 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
15 196 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
16 193 (4.67%) UML
17 187 (4.53%) Service Delivery
18 169 (4.09%) TOGAF
19 167 (4.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1072 (25.95%) SQL
2 1040 (25.18%) Java
3 387 (9.37%) JavaScript
4 193 (4.67%) Perl
5 179 (4.33%) JCL
6 174 (4.21%) C#
7 154 (3.73%) C
8 146 (3.53%) COBOL
9 141 (3.41%) Python
10 134 (3.24%) Shell Script
11 111 (2.69%) PowerShell
12 110 (2.66%) PL/SQL
13 108 (2.61%) C++
14 103 (2.49%) R
15 88 (2.13%) PHP
16 77 (1.86%) Bash Shell
17 73 (1.77%) T-SQL
18 66 (1.60%) VBA
19 62 (1.50%) VB
20 46 (1.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 549 (13.29%) Degree
2 178 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 146 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 134 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 116 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
6 96 (2.32%) CCNA
6 96 (2.32%) MCSE
7 75 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 70 (1.69%) MCITP
9 65 (1.57%) ISEB
10 61 (1.48%) IBM Certification
11 45 (1.09%) CCNP
12 40 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 39 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
14 36 (0.87%) DV Cleared
14 36 (0.87%) PMI Certification
15 28 (0.68%) MCP
16 25 (0.61%) PMP
17 24 (0.58%) HND
18 23 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (5.37%) QA
2 124 (3.00%) SLA
3 76 (1.84%) Data Quality
4 29 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.68%) COBIT
6 25 (0.61%) HL7
7 22 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.19%) HIPAA
9 8 (0.19%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.097%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.073%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.048%) WCAG
12 2 (0.048%) Section 508
12 2 (0.048%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.024%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.024%) P3O
13 1 (0.024%) EMIR
13 1 (0.024%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 535 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 255 (6.17%) Active Directory
3 184 (4.45%) Hyper-V
4 134 (3.24%) Oracle RAC
5 118 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 118 (2.86%) NFS
5 118 (2.86%) vSphere
6 96 (2.32%) SRDF
7 81 (1.96%) KVM
8 74 (1.79%) XenApp
9 72 (1.74%) Time Sharing Option
10 53 (1.28%) Xen
11 47 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
12 37 (0.90%) HDFS
13 35 (0.85%) XenServer
14 29 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 29 (0.70%) Job Entry Subsystem
15 27 (0.65%) vCloud
16 25 (0.61%) Firmware
17 19 (0.46%) Samba
Systems Management
1 243 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 110 (2.66%) Puppet
3 109 (2.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 73 (1.77%) NetBackup
5 57 (1.38%) SCCM
6 52 (1.26%) Nagios
7 48 (1.16%) CA Endevor
8 41 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
9 35 (0.85%) Data Guard
10 33 (0.80%) Oozie
10 33 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
11 27 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
12 25 (0.61%) SCOM
13 23 (0.56%) Cacti
14 22 (0.53%) WSUS
15 21 (0.51%) Ambari
16 20 (0.48%) OpenView
17 19 (0.46%) Backup Exec
18 18 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
19 17 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1509 (36.53%) Oracle
2 947 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 783 (18.95%) VMware
4 680 (16.46%) HP
5 608 (14.72%) Cisco
6 412 (9.97%) EMC
7 400 (9.68%) SAP
8 397 (9.61%) NetApp
9 356 (8.62%) Cognos
10 258 (6.25%) Red Hat
11 240 (5.81%) Dell
12 218 (5.28%) Teradata
13 188 (4.55%) Citrix
14 184 (4.45%) Tableau
15 147 (3.56%) Intel
16 144 (3.49%) Informatica
17 138 (3.34%) Sybase
18 135 (3.27%) TIBCO
19 133 (3.22%) hybris
20 130 (3.15%) Symantec
Cramlington, Northumberland
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
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Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: Unspecified Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
SCC
Salary: From £22,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 65k + package and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Shares & excellent pension
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
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