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 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 59 63 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 43 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.53% 2.93% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 8.13% 5.20% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 14
Average salary £46,250 £46,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,330 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,050 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
529 788 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.43% 56.41% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 385 655 456
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 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
Brentwood +4 22 £45,000 -5.26%
Chelmsford -1 3 £46,625 -6.75% 2
Basildon -3 2 £51,250 +65.32%
Colchester - 1 £22,050 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 71 (70.30%) Windows
2 59 (58.42%) Linux
3 56 (55.45%) Oracle
4 41 (40.59%) Finance
5 38 (37.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 37 (36.63%) NetApp
6 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
7 35 (34.65%) UNIX
7 35 (34.65%) SQL
7 35 (34.65%) Tivoli
8 33 (32.67%) BMC
9 31 (30.69%) Flash
9 31 (30.69%) IIS
10 30 (29.70%) JBoss
11 29 (28.71%) Tomcat
12 28 (27.72%) WebLogic
13 27 (26.73%) SQL Server
13 27 (26.73%) SAN
14 26 (25.74%) AS400
14 26 (25.74%) iSeries
15 22 (21.78%) Citrix
15 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
15 22 (21.78%) MS Office
15 22 (21.78%) AIX
16 21 (20.79%) VMware
16 21 (20.79%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (19.80%) Capacity Management
17 20 (19.80%) VMware ESX
18 19 (18.81%) MS Access
19 18 (17.82%) Solaris

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (30.69%) IIS
2 30 (29.70%) JBoss
3 29 (28.71%) Tomcat
4 28 (27.72%) WebLogic
5 17 (16.83%) Apache
6 14 (13.86%) WebSphere
7 12 (11.88%) GlassFish
8 11 (10.89%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
1 22 (21.78%) MS Office
2 18 (17.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.95%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) AWD
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.99%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.87%) IBM SmartCloud
2 11 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.89%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.73%) SAN
2 14 (13.86%) DNS
3 11 (10.89%) BIG-IP
4 7 (6.93%) VoIP
5 3 (2.97%) DHCP
5 3 (2.97%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.81%) MS Access
3 11 (10.89%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.93%) MySQL
5 3 (2.97%) DB2
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) VisualVM
2 11 (10.89%) Subversion
2 11 (10.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.97%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (1.98%) MSTest
4 2 (1.98%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.99%) Ant
5 1 (0.99%) JUnit
5 1 (0.99%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.99%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.99%) JMeter
5 1 (0.99%) NUnit
5 1 (0.99%) ArgoUML
5 1 (0.99%) Maven
5 1 (0.99%) Cactus
5 1 (0.99%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.99%) Redmine
5 1 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (40.59%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Legal
3 6 (5.94%) Banking
4 5 (4.95%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.95%) Law
4 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.95%) Games
5 2 (1.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.99%) Publishing
6 1 (0.99%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.99%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.99%) French Language
Job Titles
1 45 (44.55%) Analyst
2 17 (16.83%) Capacity Analyst
3 16 (15.84%) Support Analyst
4 13 (12.87%) Capacity Management Analyst
5 11 (10.89%) Storage Specialist
5 11 (10.89%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (9.90%) Project Manager
7 9 (8.91%) Applications Support
8 8 (7.92%) Middleware Analyst
8 8 (7.92%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (5.94%) Storage Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) Forensic Analyst
12 4 (3.96%) Test Analyst
12 4 (3.96%) DBA
13 3 (2.97%) Data Centre Engineer
14 2 (1.98%) Technical Leader
14 2 (1.98%) Performance Analyst
14 2 (1.98%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.69%) Flash
2 17 (16.83%) COM+
3 16 (15.84%) Middleware
4 3 (2.97%) CSS
4 3 (2.97%) JSP
4 3 (2.97%) HTML
4 3 (2.97%) .NET
4 3 (2.97%) J2EE
4 3 (2.97%) HTML5
5 2 (1.98%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.99%) Swing
6 1 (0.99%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.99%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.74%) AS400
1 26 (25.74%) iSeries
2 17 (16.83%) DataPower
3 16 (15.84%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (10.89%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.93%) IVR
6 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.95%) Digital Media
7 5 (4.95%) Cybercrime
8 4 (3.96%) Replication
9 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.98%) Statistics
10 2 (1.98%) Clustering
10 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.99%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.99%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 71 (70.30%) Windows
2 59 (58.42%) Linux
3 35 (34.65%) UNIX
4 22 (21.78%) AIX
5 18 (17.82%) Solaris
6 12 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (10.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.95%) Android
8 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.96%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.97%) HPUX
10 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.80%) Capacity Management
2 18 (17.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (17.82%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (16.83%) Incident Management
4 16 (15.84%) Configuration Management
5 13 (12.87%) ITIL
6 11 (10.89%) Load Balancing
6 11 (10.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (8.91%) Programme Management
7 9 (8.91%) Change Control
8 8 (7.92%) DevOps
8 8 (7.92%) Project Management
8 8 (7.92%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.94%) PRINCE
11 5 (4.95%) Computer Forensics
11 5 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.95%) E-Discovery
11 5 (4.95%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) SQL
2 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
3 12 (11.88%) Bash Shell
3 12 (11.88%) Perl
4 11 (10.89%) Korn
5 6 (5.94%) Java
6 5 (4.95%) MATLAB
7 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.97%) C#
8 2 (1.98%) SELCOPY
8 2 (1.98%) JCL
8 2 (1.98%) REXX
8 2 (1.98%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.98%) COBOL
8 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.98%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.99%) Python
9 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.97%) Degree
3 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
1 1 (0.99%) QA
1 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (20.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (19.80%) VMware ESX
3 14 (13.86%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.88%) vCloud
5 11 (10.89%) vSphere
6 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
7 3 (2.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (37.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 35 (34.65%) Tivoli
3 18 (17.82%) Nagios
4 16 (15.84%) Opsview
5 11 (10.89%) Puppet
5 11 (10.89%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (10.89%) Ansible
6 3 (2.97%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (2.97%) SCCM
6 3 (2.97%) SCOM
6 3 (2.97%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (55.45%) Oracle
2 37 (36.63%) NetApp
2 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
3 33 (32.67%) BMC
4 22 (21.78%) Citrix
5 21 (20.79%) VMware
6 16 (15.84%) Splunk
7 12 (11.88%) Red Hat
8 11 (10.89%) F5
8 11 (10.89%) SaltStack
9 7 (6.93%) Cisco
10 5 (4.95%) i2
10 5 (4.95%) HP
10 5 (4.95%) Symbian
10 5 (4.95%) Apple
11 3 (2.97%) Dell
11 3 (2.97%) EMC
11 3 (2.97%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.98%) Netezza
13 1 (0.99%) SAP
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