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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 153 167 170
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2050 1983 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.01% 1.82% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 4.37% 3.91% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1518 1482 1333
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -2.22%
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
46888 50771 47986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.00% 46.62% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38513 41059 39677
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +31 862 £60,000 -4.00% 96
South East -22 356 £45,000 - 42
South West +25 174 £40,000 -1.84% 10
North West +15 150 £48,000 +12.94% 21
Yorkshire +19 146 £60,000 +37.14% 11
West Midlands +2 131 £42,500 +9.67% 5
East of England -26 125 £52,500 +16.66% 13
East Midlands +36 115 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Midlands -7 10 £58,750 +113.63%
North East -20 9 - - 7
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1577 (37.09%) Oracle
2 1176 (27.66%) Finance
3 1099 (25.85%) Windows
4 1079 (25.38%) SQL
5 1069 (25.14%) Java
6 1060 (24.93%) WebSphere
7 1055 (24.81%) Linux
8 1013 (23.82%) Microsoft
9 839 (19.73%) VMware
10 765 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
11 736 (17.31%) HP
12 717 (16.86%) SQL Server
13 687 (16.16%) UNIX
14 666 (15.66%) Banking
15 645 (15.17%) Cisco
16 588 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
17 536 (12.61%) Retail
18 534 (12.56%) ITIL
19 515 (12.11%) Degree
20 499 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
21 484 (11.38%) SAN
22 460 (10.82%) DB2
23 451 (10.61%) XML
23 451 (10.61%) Analytics
24 450 (10.58%) Middleware
25 445 (10.47%) MS Excel
26 436 (10.25%) EMC
27 432 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
28 425 (10.00%) Solaris
29 419 (9.85%) SAP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1060 (24.93%) WebSphere
2 365 (8.58%) Tomcat
3 338 (7.95%) Apache
4 251 (5.90%) IIS
5 247 (5.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 240 (5.64%) SharePoint
7 176 (4.14%) WebLogic
8 173 (4.07%) JBoss
9 159 (3.74%) SAS
10 119 (2.80%) MS Exchange
11 118 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 110 (2.59%) CICS
13 107 (2.52%) Oracle Coherence
14 97 (2.28%) MQSeries
15 70 (1.65%) Documentum
16 61 (1.43%) IBM Notes
16 61 (1.43%) Lync
17 59 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
18 58 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
19 53 (1.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 445 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 153 (3.60%) MS Office
3 124 (2.92%) SPSS
4 75 (1.76%) MS Visio
5 49 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 38 (0.89%) MS Project
7 24 (0.56%) PowerPivot
8 7 (0.16%) FastStats
9 4 (0.094%) Final Cut Pro
9 4 (0.094%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.094%) Stata
10 3 (0.071%) Weka
10 3 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.071%) Gephi
10 3 (0.071%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.047%) Windchill
12 1 (0.024%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 77 (1.81%) RMDS
2 68 (1.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 50 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
4 39 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
5 38 (0.89%) Unica
6 28 (0.66%) Temenos T24
7 27 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
8 26 (0.61%) Magento
9 25 (0.59%) Maximo
9 25 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
10 21 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
10 21 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
11 20 (0.47%) SAP HR
11 20 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
11 20 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 17 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
13 15 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
14 14 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
14 14 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
15 12 (0.28%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 107 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (1.27%) SaaS
3 48 (1.13%) Office 365
4 44 (1.03%) IaaS
5 38 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 36 (0.85%) IBM PureFlex
7 35 (0.82%) PaaS
8 32 (0.75%) Google Analytics
9 28 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
10 24 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
11 23 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
12 19 (0.45%) Boomi
13 18 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
13 18 (0.42%) IBM SmartCloud
14 16 (0.38%) Mimecast
15 10 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.19%) SoftLayer
17 7 (0.16%) iPaaS
18 6 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
19 1 (0.024%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 484 (11.38%) SAN
2 278 (6.54%) WAN
3 258 (6.07%) LAN
4 216 (5.08%) NAS
5 196 (4.61%) HTTP
6 186 (4.37%) TCP/IP
7 176 (4.14%) Fibre Channel
8 169 (3.97%) DNS
9 167 (3.93%) Firewall
10 126 (2.96%) FCoE
10 126 (2.96%) Multicast
11 123 (2.89%) Internet
12 105 (2.47%) iSCSI
13 79 (1.86%) DHCP
14 66 (1.55%) VPN
15 63 (1.48%) LDAP
16 61 (1.43%) SSL
17 44 (1.03%) FTP
18 41 (0.96%) Network Security
19 40 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 717 (16.86%) SQL Server
2 460 (10.82%) DB2
3 289 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
4 245 (5.76%) Oracle Database
5 231 (5.43%) Relational Database
6 215 (5.06%) Hadoop
7 193 (4.54%) MySQL
8 180 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 172 (4.05%) Big Data
10 137 (3.22%) BusinessObjects
11 127 (2.99%) RDBMS
12 106 (2.49%) QlikView
13 102 (2.40%) HBase
14 98 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 87 (2.05%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 81 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 77 (1.81%) OLAP
18 76 (1.79%) Data Mining
19 74 (1.74%) DataStage
20 68 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 138 (3.25%) Git (software)
2 132 (3.10%) Subversion
3 129 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 122 (2.87%) Maven
5 106 (2.49%) Jenkins
6 76 (1.79%) JIRA
7 75 (1.76%) Ant
8 54 (1.27%) JUnit
8 54 (1.27%) Selenium
9 52 (1.22%) LoadRunner
10 45 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
11 40 (0.94%) HP UFT
12 34 (0.80%) ClearCase
13 32 (0.75%) SoapUI
14 31 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (0.63%) Hudson
16 24 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
17 23 (0.54%) WebDriver
18 22 (0.52%) Selenium IDE
18 22 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1176 (27.66%) Finance
2 666 (15.66%) Banking
3 536 (12.61%) Retail
4 221 (5.20%) Marketing
5 143 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 94 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 85 (2.00%) Financial Institution
8 68 (1.60%) Games
9 66 (1.55%) Back Office
10 61 (1.43%) Investment Banking
11 48 (1.13%) Law
12 30 (0.71%) Electronics
13 28 (0.66%) Legal
13 28 (0.66%) Retail Banking
14 23 (0.54%) Advertising
15 21 (0.49%) Publishing
16 18 (0.42%) French Language
17 17 (0.40%) Online Betting
18 16 (0.38%) Private Banking
18 16 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 823 (19.36%) Architect
2 634 (14.91%) Analyst
3 586 (13.78%) Developer
4 456 (10.72%) Consultant
5 414 (9.74%) Solutions Architect
6 193 (4.54%) Java Developer
7 185 (4.35%) Administrator
8 172 (4.05%) Infrastructure Architect
9 165 (3.88%) Technical Specialist
10 151 (3.55%) Business Analyst
11 120 (2.82%) Support Analyst
12 105 (2.47%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 104 (2.45%) Senior Developer
13 104 (2.45%) Support Engineer
13 104 (2.45%) Technical Architect
14 99 (2.33%) Project Manager
15 98 (2.30%) Systems Administrator
15 98 (2.30%) Technical Consultant
16 89 (2.09%) DBA
17 87 (2.05%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 451 (10.61%) XML
2 450 (10.58%) Middleware
3 408 (9.60%) Web Services
4 376 (8.84%) HTML
5 289 (6.80%) J2EE
6 269 (6.33%) .NET
7 259 (6.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 255 (6.00%) Spring
9 191 (4.49%) CSS
10 178 (4.19%) XSLT
11 152 (3.57%) SOAP
12 140 (3.29%) Hibernate
13 135 (3.17%) REST
14 134 (3.15%) JMS
15 126 (2.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 121 (2.85%) JSP
17 101 (2.38%) JSON
18 99 (2.33%) Rendezvous
18 99 (2.33%) ISPF
19 97 (2.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 432 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 356 (8.37%) Management Information System
3 339 (7.97%) Mainframe
4 336 (7.90%) Data Centre
5 211 (4.96%) Computer Science
6 131 (3.08%) Visualisation
7 128 (3.01%) iSeries
8 125 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
9 114 (2.68%) IBM Mainframe
10 107 (2.52%) Data Integration
10 107 (2.52%) AS400
11 94 (2.21%) Statistics
12 86 (2.02%) N-Tier
12 86 (2.02%) Replication
13 83 (1.95%) Clustering
14 76 (1.79%) DataPower
15 70 (1.65%) Social Media
16 57 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
17 48 (1.13%) Mathematics
18 43 (1.01%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1099 (25.85%) Windows
2 1055 (24.81%) Linux
3 687 (16.16%) UNIX
4 425 (10.00%) Solaris
5 344 (8.09%) AIX
6 225 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 218 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 169 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 144 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 121 (2.85%) zOS
11 79 (1.86%) Windows 7
12 62 (1.46%) HPUX
13 44 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
14 42 (0.99%) SUSE
15 40 (0.94%) Windows XP
16 38 (0.89%) MVS
17 32 (0.75%) VMS
18 31 (0.73%) Ubuntu
19 30 (0.71%) OS/400
20 29 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 765 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
2 534 (12.56%) ITIL
3 499 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
4 451 (10.61%) Analytics
5 373 (8.77%) Project Management
6 334 (7.86%) E-Commerce
7 306 (7.20%) SOA
8 301 (7.08%) Mentoring
9 280 (6.59%) Data Management
10 277 (6.51%) SDLC
11 270 (6.35%) Data Modelling
12 269 (6.33%) Scrum
13 235 (5.53%) ETL
14 218 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 215 (5.06%) Change Management
16 212 (4.99%) Performance Tuning
17 182 (4.28%) Service Delivery
18 178 (4.19%) UML
18 178 (4.19%) OO
19 171 (4.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1079 (25.38%) SQL
2 1069 (25.14%) Java
3 379 (8.91%) JavaScript
4 206 (4.84%) Perl
5 186 (4.37%) C#
6 181 (4.26%) JCL
7 138 (3.25%) COBOL
8 135 (3.17%) Shell Script
9 132 (3.10%) C
10 131 (3.08%) Python
11 128 (3.01%) PL/SQL
12 123 (2.89%) PowerShell
13 119 (2.80%) C++
14 90 (2.12%) PHP
15 85 (2.00%) T-SQL
16 81 (1.90%) R
17 75 (1.76%) Bash Shell
18 73 (1.72%) VBA
19 58 (1.36%) VB
20 39 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 515 (12.11%) Degree
2 180 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 159 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 132 (3.10%) SC Cleared
5 120 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
6 106 (2.49%) MCSE
7 105 (2.47%) CCNA
8 88 (2.07%) ISEB
9 79 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 78 (1.83%) MCITP
11 75 (1.76%) IBM Certification
12 51 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
13 42 (0.99%) DV Cleared
14 40 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 40 (0.94%) CCNP
15 37 (0.87%) PMI Certification
16 34 (0.80%) MCP
17 27 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 25 (0.59%) PMP
19 20 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (5.60%) QA
2 121 (2.85%) SLA
3 79 (1.86%) Data Quality
4 31 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 29 (0.68%) HL7
6 27 (0.63%) COBIT
7 25 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 13 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.16%) ISO 8583
11 6 (0.14%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.094%) Dodd-Frank
12 4 (0.094%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.071%) DO-178B
14 2 (0.047%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.047%) EMIR
15 1 (0.024%) CRD IV
15 1 (0.024%) WCAG
15 1 (0.024%) MiFID
15 1 (0.024%) Basel III
System Software
1 588 (13.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 268 (6.30%) Active Directory
3 202 (4.75%) Hyper-V
4 141 (3.32%) Oracle RAC
5 139 (3.27%) NFS
6 131 (3.08%) vSphere
7 120 (2.82%) VMware ESX
8 112 (2.63%) SRDF
9 85 (2.00%) KVM
10 77 (1.81%) XenApp
11 75 (1.76%) Time Sharing Option
12 58 (1.36%) Xen
13 47 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
14 41 (0.96%) XenServer
15 33 (0.78%) HDFS
16 31 (0.73%) RACF
17 30 (0.71%) Job Entry Subsystem
18 29 (0.68%) vCloud
18 29 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
19 23 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 265 (6.23%) Tivoli
2 130 (3.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 111 (2.61%) Puppet
4 74 (1.74%) NetBackup
5 68 (1.60%) SCCM
6 49 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
7 46 (1.08%) CA Endevor
7 46 (1.08%) Nagios
8 33 (0.78%) Data Guard
9 32 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
10 27 (0.63%) SCOM
10 27 (0.63%) Oozie
11 23 (0.54%) Backup Exec
12 22 (0.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 21 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
14 20 (0.47%) WSUS
14 20 (0.47%) OpenView
14 20 (0.47%) zSecure
15 18 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
16 17 (0.40%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1577 (37.09%) Oracle
2 1013 (23.82%) Microsoft
3 839 (19.73%) VMware
4 736 (17.31%) HP
5 645 (15.17%) Cisco
6 436 (10.25%) EMC
7 419 (9.85%) SAP
8 405 (9.52%) NetApp
9 342 (8.04%) Cognos
10 275 (6.47%) Red Hat
11 262 (6.16%) Dell
12 193 (4.54%) Citrix
13 188 (4.42%) Teradata
14 166 (3.90%) Intel
15 160 (3.76%) TIBCO
16 150 (3.53%) Tableau
17 149 (3.50%) Sybase
18 145 (3.41%) Sun
19 140 (3.29%) hybris
20 138 (3.25%) Informatica
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 70k + package and benefits
Posted: 48 minutes ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £80000 per annum + bonsu
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £118000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
J2 Interactive
Salary: Highly Competitive, Commensurate With Experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Tons of Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago