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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 136 181 148
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -33
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2146 1814 2000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.15% 1.65% 1.96%
As % of the Vendors category 4.60% 3.56% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1338 1502
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,333 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
46676 50952 48596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.84% 46.46% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38039 41708 40159
Average salary £46,377 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +49 975 £60,000 +4.34% 105
South East +9 376 £47,500 -5.00% 53
East of England +25 154 £45,000 -5.26% 10
West Midlands +25 147 £48,250 +17.68% 16
South West +25 144 £40,000 -11.11% 24
North West +22 144 £45,000 +8.43% 22
Yorkshire +38 139 £40,000 +6.66% 13
East Midlands +27 90 £38,250 -0.64% 8
North East +14 24 £52,000 +40.54% 4
Midlands +2 6 £52,500 -2.32% 1
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1499 (35.36%) Oracle
2 1224 (28.87%) Finance
3 1071 (25.27%) Windows
4 1056 (24.91%) WebSphere
5 1047 (24.70%) Linux
6 1009 (23.80%) Java
7 1007 (23.76%) SQL
8 958 (22.60%) Microsoft
9 804 (18.97%) HP
10 803 (18.94%) VMware
11 705 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
12 670 (15.81%) SQL Server
13 646 (15.24%) UNIX
14 635 (14.98%) Cisco
15 569 (13.42%) Banking
16 549 (12.95%) DB2
17 548 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
18 539 (12.72%) SAN
19 522 (12.31%) ITIL
20 484 (11.42%) Retail
21 475 (11.21%) Degree
22 463 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
23 450 (10.62%) EMC
24 446 (10.52%) Middleware
25 445 (10.50%) SAP
26 428 (10.10%) NetApp
27 410 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
28 397 (9.37%) XML
29 396 (9.34%) JavaScript
30 392 (9.25%) MS Excel

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1056 (24.91%) WebSphere
2 384 (9.06%) Tomcat
3 319 (7.53%) Apache
4 269 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 261 (6.16%) IIS
6 236 (5.57%) SharePoint
7 210 (4.95%) WebLogic
8 185 (4.36%) JBoss
9 139 (3.28%) MS Exchange
10 129 (3.04%) SAS
11 120 (2.83%) MQSeries
12 106 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 105 (2.48%) CICS
14 104 (2.45%) Oracle Coherence
15 80 (1.89%) Lync
16 72 (1.70%) IBM Notes
17 71 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
18 66 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
19 57 (1.34%) Documentum
20 55 (1.30%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 392 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 150 (3.54%) MS Office
3 99 (2.34%) SPSS
4 69 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 67 (1.58%) MS Visio
6 28 (0.66%) PowerPivot
7 24 (0.57%) MS Project
8 10 (0.24%) Stata
9 7 (0.17%) FastStats
9 7 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.12%) Gephi
11 5 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.047%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.047%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.024%) Windchill
13 1 (0.024%) Simulink
13 1 (0.024%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 97 (2.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 72 (1.70%) RMDS
3 61 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
4 57 (1.34%) Cognos TM1
5 34 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
6 32 (0.75%) Unica
7 28 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
7 28 (0.66%) Magento
8 26 (0.61%) Maximo
9 23 (0.54%) SAP HR
10 21 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
11 20 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
11 20 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 19 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
13 17 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
14 14 (0.33%) Cognos Planning
14 14 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
15 13 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
16 10 (0.24%) Oracle BRM
16 10 (0.24%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 76 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (1.49%) SaaS
3 51 (1.20%) Office 365
4 46 (1.09%) IaaS
5 36 (0.85%) PaaS
6 34 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 34 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (0.68%) IBM Blueworks
7 29 (0.68%) Boomi
8 24 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
8 24 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
10 22 (0.52%) IBM SmartCloud
11 19 (0.45%) Mimecast
12 11 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (0.24%) OpenShift
14 9 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (0.14%) iPaaS
17 4 (0.094%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 539 (12.72%) SAN
2 246 (5.80%) WAN
3 230 (5.43%) LAN
4 207 (4.88%) TCP/IP
5 205 (4.84%) NAS
6 193 (4.55%) HTTP
7 186 (4.39%) Firewall
8 184 (4.34%) DNS
9 166 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
10 122 (2.88%) Internet
11 112 (2.64%) FCoE
12 104 (2.45%) Multicast
13 94 (2.22%) iSCSI
14 83 (1.96%) DHCP
15 80 (1.89%) SSL
16 77 (1.82%) LDAP
17 73 (1.72%) VPN
18 64 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
19 62 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
20 52 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 670 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 549 (12.95%) DB2
3 271 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
4 209 (4.93%) Oracle Database
5 208 (4.91%) Relational Database
6 183 (4.32%) MySQL
7 159 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 149 (3.51%) Hadoop
9 125 (2.95%) Big Data
10 123 (2.90%) RDBMS
11 96 (2.26%) HBase
12 94 (2.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 94 (2.22%) Data Mining
13 85 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 83 (1.96%) QlikView
15 82 (1.93%) DataStage
16 78 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
17 68 (1.60%) OLAP
18 66 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
19 65 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 167 (3.94%) Git (software)
2 136 (3.21%) Subversion
3 119 (2.81%) Maven
4 117 (2.76%) Jenkins
5 111 (2.62%) Eclipse
6 86 (2.03%) Ant
7 74 (1.75%) LoadRunner
8 51 (1.20%) JUnit
9 50 (1.18%) JIRA
10 48 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
11 43 (1.01%) ClearCase
12 42 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
13 39 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
14 36 (0.85%) Selenium
15 30 (0.71%) Rational Performance Tester
15 30 (0.71%) JMeter
16 29 (0.68%) SpecFlow
17 25 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (0.52%) SoapUI
18 22 (0.52%) JBehave
General
1 1224 (28.87%) Finance
2 569 (13.42%) Banking
3 484 (11.42%) Retail
4 213 (5.02%) Marketing
5 140 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 95 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 65 (1.53%) Back Office
8 62 (1.46%) Investment Banking
9 58 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 58 (1.37%) Games
10 52 (1.23%) Legal
11 40 (0.94%) Advertising
12 38 (0.90%) Law
13 33 (0.78%) Electronics
14 25 (0.59%) Front Office
15 23 (0.54%) French Language
16 22 (0.52%) Publishing
17 18 (0.42%) Aerospace
18 15 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
19 14 (0.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 822 (19.39%) Architect
2 581 (13.71%) Analyst
3 564 (13.31%) Developer
4 479 (11.30%) Consultant
5 378 (8.92%) Solutions Architect
6 216 (5.10%) Administrator
7 192 (4.53%) Java Developer
8 160 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
9 143 (3.37%) Technical Specialist
10 131 (3.09%) Support Engineer
11 127 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
12 120 (2.83%) Business Analyst
13 117 (2.76%) Support Analyst
14 103 (2.43%) Project Manager
15 95 (2.24%) Technical Consultant
16 92 (2.17%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
17 80 (1.89%) Systems Engineer
18 79 (1.86%) Senior Developer
19 78 (1.84%) Technical Architect
20 75 (1.77%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (10.52%) Middleware
2 397 (9.37%) XML
3 383 (9.04%) HTML
4 370 (8.73%) Web Services
5 312 (7.36%) J2EE
6 290 (6.84%) Spring
7 258 (6.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 258 (6.09%) .NET
8 198 (4.67%) CSS
9 164 (3.87%) XSLT
9 164 (3.87%) Hibernate
10 162 (3.82%) SOAP
11 151 (3.56%) JMS
12 128 (3.02%) JSP
13 125 (2.95%) REST
14 121 (2.85%) Ajax
15 120 (2.83%) jQuery
16 110 (2.59%) JSON
17 96 (2.26%) JDBC
18 95 (2.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 410 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
2 311 (7.34%) Mainframe
3 303 (7.15%) Management Information System
4 177 (4.18%) Computer Science
5 163 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 144 (3.40%) iSeries
7 136 (3.21%) Open Source
8 107 (2.52%) Visualisation
9 104 (2.45%) AS400
10 96 (2.26%) IBM Mainframe
11 93 (2.19%) Clustering
12 86 (2.03%) Statistics
12 86 (2.03%) N-Tier
13 83 (1.96%) DataPower
14 80 (1.89%) Data Integration
15 72 (1.70%) Replication
16 65 (1.53%) Social Media
17 57 (1.34%) SWIFT
18 46 (1.09%) PKI
18 46 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1071 (25.27%) Windows
2 1047 (24.70%) Linux
3 646 (15.24%) UNIX
4 391 (9.22%) Solaris
5 371 (8.75%) AIX
6 212 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 198 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 196 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 149 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 109 (2.57%) zOS
11 99 (2.34%) HPUX
12 85 (2.01%) Windows 7
13 52 (1.23%) SUSE
14 42 (0.99%) VMS
15 38 (0.90%) Windows XP
16 33 (0.78%) OS/400
16 33 (0.78%) MVS
16 33 (0.78%) Apple iOS
17 30 (0.71%) Android
18 27 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 705 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (12.31%) ITIL
3 463 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
4 390 (9.20%) Project Management
5 379 (8.94%) Analytics
6 347 (8.19%) SOA
7 296 (6.98%) E-Commerce
7 296 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 249 (5.87%) Data Modelling
9 247 (5.83%) Data Management
10 245 (5.78%) ETL
11 238 (5.61%) Scrum
12 211 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
13 206 (4.86%) Change Management
14 205 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 182 (4.29%) Waterfall
16 179 (4.22%) PRINCE2
17 174 (4.10%) Migration
18 167 (3.94%) UML
19 163 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1009 (23.80%) Java
2 1007 (23.76%) SQL
3 396 (9.34%) JavaScript
4 195 (4.60%) Perl
5 168 (3.96%) C#
6 144 (3.40%) PL/SQL
7 138 (3.26%) JCL
8 131 (3.09%) Python
8 131 (3.09%) Shell Script
9 126 (2.97%) PowerShell
10 118 (2.78%) C
11 115 (2.71%) COBOL
12 104 (2.45%) C++
13 86 (2.03%) PHP
14 75 (1.77%) T-SQL
15 72 (1.70%) Bash Shell
16 44 (1.04%) VBA
17 42 (0.99%) R
17 42 (0.99%) VB
18 39 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 475 (11.21%) Degree
2 180 (4.25%) Security Cleared
3 168 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 129 (3.04%) SC Cleared
5 127 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
6 116 (2.74%) ISEB
7 111 (2.62%) MCSE
8 109 (2.57%) CCNA
9 86 (2.03%) IBM Certification
10 85 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 76 (1.79%) MCITP
12 57 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
13 52 (1.23%) DV Cleared
14 39 (0.92%) PMI Certification
15 37 (0.87%) ISTQB
16 36 (0.85%) MCP
17 32 (0.75%) CCNP
18 30 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 28 (0.66%) PMP
20 23 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (4.41%) QA
2 107 (2.52%) SLA
3 79 (1.86%) Data Quality
4 39 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.50%) ISO 9001
7 17 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (0.40%) HL7
8 16 (0.38%) ISO 8583
9 6 (0.14%) COBIT
10 5 (0.12%) DO-178B
11 3 (0.071%) IEC 61508
12 2 (0.047%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.047%) JTAG
12 2 (0.047%) GxP
12 2 (0.047%) GAAP
13 1 (0.024%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.024%) MiFID
13 1 (0.024%) EMIR
System Software
1 548 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 286 (6.75%) Active Directory
3 226 (5.33%) Hyper-V
4 151 (3.56%) vSphere
5 146 (3.44%) NFS
6 121 (2.85%) Oracle RAC
7 118 (2.78%) VMware ESX
8 102 (2.41%) SRDF
9 76 (1.79%) KVM
10 62 (1.46%) XenApp
11 50 (1.18%) XenServer
12 43 (1.01%) Xen
13 36 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
14 33 (0.78%) RACF
15 29 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 25 (0.59%) ACF2
17 23 (0.54%) Firmware
17 23 (0.54%) vCloud
18 22 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 20 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 261 (6.16%) Tivoli
2 140 (3.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 124 (2.93%) Puppet
4 112 (2.64%) SCCM
5 67 (1.58%) NetBackup
6 57 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
7 47 (1.11%) Nagios
8 37 (0.87%) SCOM
9 35 (0.83%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 32 (0.75%) CA Endevor
11 29 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
12 28 (0.66%) Netcool
13 26 (0.61%) Legato
14 24 (0.57%) FortiGate
15 23 (0.54%) Netcool/OMNIbus
15 23 (0.54%) Data Guard
16 22 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
17 21 (0.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
17 21 (0.50%) Control-M
18 18 (0.42%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1499 (35.36%) Oracle
2 958 (22.60%) Microsoft
3 804 (18.97%) HP
4 803 (18.94%) VMware
5 635 (14.98%) Cisco
6 450 (10.62%) EMC
7 445 (10.50%) SAP
8 428 (10.10%) NetApp
9 336 (7.93%) Cognos
10 313 (7.38%) Dell
11 251 (5.92%) Red Hat
12 198 (4.67%) TIBCO
13 185 (4.36%) Citrix
14 164 (3.87%) Sun
15 157 (3.70%) Teradata
16 152 (3.59%) Intel
17 148 (3.49%) Symantec
18 133 (3.14%) Sybase
19 131 (3.09%) Informatica
20 126 (2.97%) Business Objects
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £100K + bonus, full bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000-£35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: flexible DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum Up to £125k + Excellent Bonus & Ben
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Curtis Reed Associates
Salary: £45k - £55k + Bonus + Bens + 30 days hols
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Precise Placements Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago