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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 138 147 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2050 1909 2265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.08% 1.97% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category 4.36% 4.14% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1520 1453 1753
Average salary £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
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
46994 46096 49316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.75% 47.58% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39052 37111 41678
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +7 811 £65,000 +13.04% 116
South East -9 515 £47,500 +5.55% 64
East of England +66 227 £50,000 +11.11% 14
South West +3 120 £40,000 -8.57% 25
North West -16 111 £47,500 +5.55% 25
West Midlands +10 96 £49,500 +23.75% 21
East Midlands +1 86 £40,000 -15.78% 19
Yorkshire -14 86 £40,500 -14.73% 12
North East -9 4 £35,000 -22.22% 3
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1436 (34.58%) Oracle
2 1128 (27.16%) Finance
3 1036 (24.95%) Windows
4 998 (24.03%) WebSphere
5 970 (23.36%) Microsoft
6 964 (23.21%) SQL
7 962 (23.16%) Linux
8 877 (21.12%) Java
9 828 (19.94%) HP
10 782 (18.83%) UNIX
11 735 (17.70%) VMware
12 710 (17.10%) SQL Server
13 611 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
14 577 (13.89%) DB2
15 561 (13.51%) ITIL
15 561 (13.51%) SAN
16 530 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
17 501 (12.06%) Banking
18 480 (11.56%) Cisco
19 464 (11.17%) NetApp
20 462 (11.12%) Business Intelligence
21 432 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
22 431 (10.38%) Middleware
23 430 (10.35%) AIX
24 423 (10.19%) Retail
25 421 (10.14%) Solaris
25 421 (10.14%) Degree
26 409 (9.85%) EMC
27 399 (9.61%) Project Management
28 397 (9.56%) SAP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 998 (24.03%) WebSphere
2 370 (8.91%) Tomcat
3 333 (8.02%) WebSphere Application Server
4 279 (6.72%) WebLogic
5 270 (6.50%) Apache
6 244 (5.88%) IIS
7 188 (4.53%) JBoss
8 165 (3.97%) SharePoint
9 142 (3.42%) MS Exchange
10 139 (3.35%) MQSeries
11 107 (2.58%) SAS
12 91 (2.19%) IBM HTTP Server
13 88 (2.12%) IBM Notes
14 78 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
15 76 (1.83%) Lotus Domino
16 70 (1.69%) Lync
17 69 (1.66%) CICS
18 60 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
19 57 (1.37%) FileNet
20 54 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 319 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 125 (3.01%) MS Office
3 51 (1.23%) SPSS
4 46 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
7 16 (0.39%) MS Project
8 14 (0.34%) PowerPivot
9 7 (0.17%) Stata
10 5 (0.12%) FastStats
11 3 (0.072%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.072%) RoboHelp
11 3 (0.072%) Gephi
12 2 (0.048%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.048%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.048%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.024%) NASTRAN
13 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.024%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 138 (3.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 78 (1.88%) Cognos TM1
3 68 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
4 53 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
5 35 (0.84%) Magento
6 29 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
6 29 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
7 26 (0.63%) RMDS
7 26 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
8 25 (0.60%) Maximo
9 22 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
10 20 (0.48%) Cognos Planning
10 20 (0.48%) Google Analytics
11 16 (0.39%) BASE24
12 14 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
13 12 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
13 12 (0.29%) SAP R/3
14 11 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
14 11 (0.26%) Temenos T24
14 11 (0.26%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 67 (1.61%) SaaS
2 54 (1.30%) IBM Blueworks
3 53 (1.28%) IaaS
4 37 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 32 (0.77%) PaaS
6 32 (0.77%) Office 365
7 31 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (0.70%) IBM SmartCloud
9 16 (0.39%) OpenShift
10 9 (0.22%) Google Apps
11 7 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.14%) Force.com
13 4 (0.096%) SuccessFactors
14 3 (0.072%) SoftLayer
15 2 (0.048%) Taleo
16 1 (0.024%) Rackspace Cloud
16 1 (0.024%) Joyent
16 1 (0.024%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 561 (13.51%) SAN
2 231 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 211 (5.08%) HTTP
4 191 (4.60%) Internet
5 182 (4.38%) DNS
6 178 (4.29%) NAS
7 176 (4.24%) Firewall
7 176 (4.24%) WAN
8 164 (3.95%) LAN
9 102 (2.46%) Fibre Channel
10 93 (2.24%) FTP
11 83 (2.00%) LDAP
12 79 (1.90%) iSCSI
13 77 (1.85%) SSL
14 67 (1.61%) DHCP
15 57 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
16 54 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
16 54 (1.30%) VPN
17 50 (1.20%) Multicast
18 46 (1.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 710 (17.10%) SQL Server
2 577 (13.89%) DB2
3 321 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 276 (6.65%) Data Warehouse
5 206 (4.96%) RDBMS
6 198 (4.77%) Oracle Database
7 173 (4.17%) MySQL
8 144 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 106 (2.55%) Big Data
10 94 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 86 (2.07%) Cognos Report Studio
12 82 (1.97%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 79 (1.90%) Hadoop
14 76 (1.83%) DataStage
15 75 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 69 (1.66%) OLAP
17 68 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
18 65 (1.57%) QlikView
19 61 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 57 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 168 (4.05%) Git (software)
2 119 (2.87%) Subversion
3 104 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 97 (2.34%) Maven
4 97 (2.34%) Jenkins
5 78 (1.88%) Ant
6 59 (1.42%) JUnit
7 53 (1.28%) LoadRunner
8 48 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
9 42 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
10 41 (0.99%) JIRA
10 41 (0.99%) Hudson
11 39 (0.94%) Visual Studio
12 38 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
13 29 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
14 28 (0.67%) ClearCase
15 26 (0.63%) VisualVM
16 24 (0.58%) Rational Performance Tester
17 23 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
18 20 (0.48%) JMeter
General
1 1128 (27.16%) Finance
2 501 (12.06%) Banking
3 423 (10.19%) Retail
4 197 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 172 (4.14%) Marketing
6 122 (2.94%) Legal
7 84 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 80 (1.93%) Investment Banking
9 60 (1.44%) Back Office
10 53 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 48 (1.16%) Military
12 45 (1.08%) Front Office
13 40 (0.96%) Games
14 37 (0.89%) Advertising
15 28 (0.67%) Law
16 26 (0.63%) French Language
17 20 (0.48%) Aerospace
18 18 (0.43%) Music Industry
19 17 (0.41%) Automotive
19 17 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 839 (20.20%) Architect
2 622 (14.98%) Developer
3 510 (12.28%) Consultant
4 431 (10.38%) Analyst
5 294 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
6 242 (5.83%) Administrator
7 192 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 188 (4.53%) Infrastructure Architect
9 182 (4.38%) Java Developer
10 125 (3.01%) Systems Administrator
11 123 (2.96%) Team Leader
12 119 (2.87%) Support Engineer
13 103 (2.48%) Applications Support
14 95 (2.29%) Project Manager
15 94 (2.26%) Cognos Developer
16 93 (2.24%) Technical Architect
17 86 (2.07%) Senior Consultant
17 86 (2.07%) Designer
18 85 (2.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 80 (1.93%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (10.38%) Middleware
2 385 (9.27%) XML
3 362 (8.72%) HTML
4 334 (8.04%) J2EE
5 281 (6.77%) Web Services
6 265 (6.38%) Spring
7 228 (5.49%) CSS
8 224 (5.39%) .NET
9 190 (4.58%) WebSphere MQ
10 186 (4.48%) JSP
11 156 (3.76%) jQuery
12 153 (3.68%) JMS
13 152 (3.66%) JDBC
13 152 (3.66%) SOAP
14 135 (3.25%) Ajax
15 119 (2.87%) REST
16 112 (2.70%) Hibernate
17 108 (2.60%) XSLT
18 90 (2.17%) JSON
19 87 (2.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 432 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 248 (5.97%) Mainframe
3 247 (5.95%) Management Information System
4 163 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 155 (3.73%) Clustering
6 122 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 119 (2.87%) Open Source
8 107 (2.58%) iSeries
9 106 (2.55%) IBM Mainframe
10 100 (2.41%) DataPower
11 81 (1.95%) AS400
12 72 (1.73%) Visualisation
13 66 (1.59%) SWIFT
13 66 (1.59%) Tandem
14 58 (1.40%) Replication
14 58 (1.40%) PKI
15 55 (1.32%) Data Integration
16 52 (1.25%) N-Tier
17 51 (1.23%) Data Structures
18 48 (1.16%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1036 (24.95%) Windows
2 962 (23.16%) Linux
3 782 (18.83%) UNIX
4 430 (10.35%) AIX
5 421 (10.14%) Solaris
6 279 (6.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 241 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 187 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 174 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 108 (2.60%) HPUX
11 81 (1.95%) zOS
12 75 (1.81%) SUSE
12 75 (1.81%) Windows 7
13 54 (1.30%) CentOS
14 49 (1.18%) Windows XP
15 35 (0.84%) Android
16 34 (0.82%) OS/400
17 28 (0.67%) Windows 2000
18 20 (0.48%) Ubuntu
19 19 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 611 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (13.51%) ITIL
3 462 (11.12%) Business Intelligence
4 399 (9.61%) Project Management
5 379 (9.13%) E-Commerce
6 344 (8.28%) SOA
7 337 (8.11%) ETL
8 266 (6.41%) Mentoring
9 251 (6.04%) Data Management
10 222 (5.35%) Analytics
11 203 (4.89%) Performance Tuning
12 202 (4.86%) Migration
12 202 (4.86%) Problem Management
13 200 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 200 (4.82%) Data Modelling
14 198 (4.77%) Change Management
15 185 (4.45%) TOGAF
16 183 (4.41%) Scrum
17 179 (4.31%) Service Delivery
18 154 (3.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 964 (23.21%) SQL
2 877 (21.12%) Java
3 367 (8.84%) JavaScript
4 271 (6.53%) Perl
5 193 (4.65%) Shell Script
6 151 (3.64%) C#
7 134 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 131 (3.15%) Bash Shell
9 124 (2.99%) C
10 114 (2.75%) PL/SQL
11 104 (2.50%) PHP
12 87 (2.09%) COBOL
12 87 (2.09%) JCL
13 86 (2.07%) Python
14 77 (1.85%) C++
15 57 (1.37%) Korn
16 52 (1.25%) VBScript
16 52 (1.25%) VBA
17 49 (1.18%) T-SQL
18 39 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 421 (10.14%) Degree
2 216 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 157 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 155 (3.73%) SC Cleared
5 108 (2.60%) MCSE
6 87 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
6 87 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 66 (1.59%) ISEB
8 62 (1.49%) CCNA
9 52 (1.25%) IBM Certification
9 52 (1.25%) MCITP
10 47 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
11 43 (1.04%) DV Cleared
12 34 (0.82%) MCP
13 29 (0.70%) PMI Certification
13 29 (0.70%) ISTQB
14 26 (0.63%) CCNP
14 26 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 24 (0.58%) CISSP
16 22 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (4.67%) QA
2 140 (3.37%) SLA
3 88 (2.12%) Data Quality
4 30 (0.72%) ISO 8583
5 27 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 26 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.29%) COBIT
9 6 (0.14%) IEC 61508
9 6 (0.14%) DO-178B
10 4 (0.096%) DO-254
10 4 (0.096%) GAAP
11 3 (0.072%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.048%) Dublin Core
12 2 (0.048%) JTAG
13 1 (0.024%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 530 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 273 (6.57%) Active Directory
3 184 (4.43%) Hyper-V
4 149 (3.59%) vSphere
5 119 (2.87%) NFS
6 110 (2.65%) VMware ESX
7 68 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
8 66 (1.59%) XenApp
9 52 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 48 (1.16%) KVM
11 40 (0.96%) SRDF
12 37 (0.89%) XenDesktop
12 37 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
13 35 (0.84%) XenServer
14 31 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 27 (0.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 21 (0.51%) RACF
16 21 (0.51%) PowerHA
16 21 (0.51%) vCloud
17 20 (0.48%) Samba
Systems Management
1 270 (6.50%) Tivoli
2 138 (3.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 96 (2.31%) NetBackup
4 92 (2.22%) Puppet
5 77 (1.85%) SCCM
6 70 (1.69%) Netcool
7 56 (1.35%) SCOM
8 54 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
8 54 (1.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 47 (1.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 42 (1.01%) Nagios
11 39 (0.94%) OpenView
12 35 (0.84%) Control-M
13 34 (0.82%) Opsview
14 33 (0.79%) FortiGate
15 29 (0.70%) Legato
16 26 (0.63%) CA Endevor
17 23 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
18 22 (0.53%) OMEGAMON
19 21 (0.51%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1436 (34.58%) Oracle
2 970 (23.36%) Microsoft
3 828 (19.94%) HP
4 735 (17.70%) VMware
5 480 (11.56%) Cisco
6 464 (11.17%) NetApp
7 409 (9.85%) EMC
8 397 (9.56%) SAP
9 386 (9.29%) Cognos
10 330 (7.95%) Red Hat
11 220 (5.30%) Dell
12 219 (5.27%) Symantec
13 213 (5.13%) Citrix
14 189 (4.55%) Sun
15 182 (4.38%) TIBCO
16 165 (3.97%) Informatica
17 132 (3.18%) BMC
18 126 (3.03%) Brocade
19 112 (2.70%) Lotus
20 105 (2.53%) webMethods
North West
Montash
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 31 minutes ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £4100 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24k per year + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £45-55k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42415 - £61215 per annum + Exc. Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Executive Network
Posted: Yesterday