The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 38 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 66 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.14% 1.05% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 9.78% 1.94% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 14
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £69,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
675 515 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.61% 54.04% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 524 409 375
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IBM
Salary Trend in Essex

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

IBM Salary Trend in Essex

IBM
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Essex

IBM
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Brentwood +11 35 £50,000 -
Basildon +4 3 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Chelmsford - 1 £55,000 -
Colchester - 1 £22,050 - 1
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 52 (48.15%) Windows
2 46 (42.59%) IIS
2 46 (42.59%) JBoss
3 44 (40.74%) WebLogic
4 42 (38.89%) Tomcat
5 41 (37.96%) Linux
5 41 (37.96%) Oracle
6 40 (37.04%) Finance
7 33 (30.56%) SQL
8 30 (27.78%) Apache
9 28 (25.93%) COM+
10 27 (25.00%) UNIX
10 27 (25.00%) DataPower
10 27 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (24.07%) Nagios
11 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
12 25 (23.15%) Middleware
12 25 (23.15%) Configuration Management
12 25 (23.15%) Enterprise Software
12 25 (23.15%) VisualVM
12 25 (23.15%) Opsview
12 25 (23.15%) Splunk
12 25 (23.15%) Incident Management
13 23 (21.30%) NetApp
14 22 (20.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 20 (18.52%) Flash
15 20 (18.52%) WebSphere
16 19 (17.59%) SAN
16 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
16 19 (17.59%) Tivoli

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 46 (42.59%) IIS
1 46 (42.59%) JBoss
2 44 (40.74%) WebLogic
3 42 (38.89%) Tomcat
4 30 (27.78%) Apache
5 20 (18.52%) WebSphere
6 17 (15.74%) GlassFish
7 14 (12.96%) OpenStack
8 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.11%) MS Office
3 10 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) AWD
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.59%) SAN
2 16 (14.81%) DNS
3 12 (11.11%) BIG-IP
4 4 (3.70%) Firewall
4 4 (3.70%) DHCP
5 3 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.26%) MS Access
4 6 (5.56%) DB2
5 3 (2.78%) MySQL
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 25 (23.15%) VisualVM
2 12 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.11%) Subversion
3 5 (4.63%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (4.63%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.85%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.85%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.85%) Maven
4 2 (1.85%) Cactus
4 2 (1.85%) ArgoUML
4 2 (1.85%) NUnit
4 2 (1.85%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.85%) Hudson
4 2 (1.85%) Redmine
4 2 (1.85%) JProfiler
4 2 (1.85%) DbUnit
4 2 (1.85%) JMeter
4 2 (1.85%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 40 (37.04%) Finance
2 15 (13.89%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.63%) Publishing
3 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.63%) Banking
4 4 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.93%) French Language
Job Titles
1 43 (39.81%) Analyst
2 27 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 15 (13.89%) Applications Support
3 15 (13.89%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 12 (11.11%) Middleware Analyst
4 12 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 12 (11.11%) Capacity Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) DBA
5 7 (6.48%) Capacity Management Analyst
6 5 (4.63%) Architect
6 5 (4.63%) Administrator
6 5 (4.63%) Systems Architect
6 5 (4.63%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (4.63%) Storage Specialist
7 4 (3.70%) Technical Leader
7 4 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.78%) Developer
8 3 (2.78%) Senior Manager
8 3 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.93%) COM+
2 25 (23.15%) Middleware
3 20 (18.52%) Flash
4 6 (5.56%) HTML5
4 6 (5.56%) CSS
4 6 (5.56%) JSP
4 6 (5.56%) HTML
4 6 (5.56%) J2EE
5 4 (3.70%) .NET
6 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.85%) Java EE
6 2 (1.85%) Swing
7 1 (0.93%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.00%) DataPower
2 25 (23.15%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (16.67%) iSeries
4 16 (14.81%) AS400
5 5 (4.63%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.70%) Replication
6 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.78%) IVR
7 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.85%) Statistics
8 2 (1.85%) Open Source
8 2 (1.85%) Clustering
8 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (48.15%) Windows
2 41 (37.96%) Linux
3 27 (25.00%) UNIX
4 17 (15.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (12.04%) AIX
6 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (10.19%) Solaris
8 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (23.15%) Configuration Management
2 25 (23.15%) Incident Management
3 18 (16.67%) ITIL
4 16 (14.81%) Project Management
5 14 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 12 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 11 (10.19%) PRINCE2
7 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 9 (8.33%) Change Management
9 6 (5.56%) Content Management
10 5 (4.63%) Information Management
10 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (3.70%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.70%) Change Control
11 4 (3.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.56%) SQL
2 18 (16.67%) Java
3 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 14 (12.96%) Perl
5 12 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 12 (11.11%) Korn
6 6 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.63%) COBOL
7 5 (4.63%) Assembly Language
7 5 (4.63%) REXX
7 5 (4.63%) JCL
7 5 (4.63%) SELCOPY
8 2 (1.85%) C#
8 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 14 (12.96%) vCloud
4 13 (12.04%) VMware ESX
5 12 (11.11%) vSphere
6 7 (6.48%) Active Directory
7 4 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (24.07%) Nagios
2 25 (23.15%) Opsview
3 22 (20.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 19 (17.59%) Tivoli
5 12 (11.11%) Puppet
5 12 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (11.11%) Ansible
6 4 (3.70%) SCCM
6 4 (3.70%) SCOM
7 2 (1.85%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.85%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 41 (37.96%) Oracle
2 25 (23.15%) Splunk
3 23 (21.30%) NetApp
4 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
5 18 (16.67%) VMware
5 18 (16.67%) BMC
6 14 (12.96%) Red Hat
7 13 (12.04%) Citrix
8 12 (11.11%) F5
8 12 (11.11%) SaltStack
9 4 (3.70%) HP
9 4 (3.70%) Dell
9 4 (3.70%) EMC
10 3 (2.78%) webMethods
10 3 (2.78%) Cisco
11 2 (1.85%) Netezza
11 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.93%) SAP
12 1 (0.93%) Sybase
12 1 (0.93%) i2
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime + Oncall Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Shift allowance 25%, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago