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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 68 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 31 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.57% 1.58% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 6.01% 2.96% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 6
Average salary £62,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £31,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.28% -2.77%
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
516 641 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.79% 53.37% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 380 557 495
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £29,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -5 12 £55,000 +69.23%
Chelmsford - 5 £62,500 -
Basildon -7 2 £75,000 +141.93% 1
Harlow - 2 £42,500 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 53 (63.86%) Windows
2 46 (55.42%) Linux
3 43 (51.81%) Oracle
4 33 (39.76%) Finance
5 28 (33.73%) UNIX
6 27 (32.53%) JBoss
7 26 (31.33%) Tomcat
7 26 (31.33%) IIS
7 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
8 25 (30.12%) NetApp
8 25 (30.12%) Tivoli
8 25 (30.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 25 (30.12%) WebLogic
9 24 (28.92%) BMC
9 24 (28.92%) Data ONTAP
10 20 (24.10%) Citrix
10 20 (24.10%) Flash
10 20 (24.10%) SQL
11 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
11 18 (21.69%) SAN
11 18 (21.69%) AS400
11 18 (21.69%) VMware
11 18 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (21.69%) iSeries
12 17 (20.48%) AIX
13 16 (19.28%) MS Office
13 16 (19.28%) Incident Management
14 15 (18.07%) Capacity Management
14 15 (18.07%) Nagios
14 15 (18.07%) MS Excel

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (32.53%) JBoss
2 26 (31.33%) IIS
2 26 (31.33%) Tomcat
3 25 (30.12%) WebLogic
4 14 (16.87%) Apache
5 13 (15.66%) WebSphere
6 11 (13.25%) GlassFish
6 11 (13.25%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) MS Office
2 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
3 14 (16.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.02%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.20%) AWD
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.20%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.46%) IBM SmartCloud
2 11 (13.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.69%) SAN
2 12 (14.46%) DNS
3 11 (13.25%) BIG-IP
4 6 (7.23%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) DHCP
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.07%) MS Access
3 11 (13.25%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) VisualVM
2 11 (13.25%) Subversion
2 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.61%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (2.41%) MSTest
5 1 (1.20%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.20%) Hudson
5 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.20%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.20%) Redmine
5 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.20%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.20%) ArgoUML
5 1 (1.20%) Maven
5 1 (1.20%) Cactus
5 1 (1.20%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.20%) Ant
5 1 (1.20%) JUnit
5 1 (1.20%) Rational Rose
General
1 33 (39.76%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Legal
3 5 (6.02%) Law
3 5 (6.02%) Games
4 4 (4.82%) Banking
5 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.20%) Back Office
6 1 (1.20%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.20%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.20%) French Language
6 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (43.37%) Analyst
2 14 (16.87%) Support Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Applications Support
4 11 (13.25%) Project Manager
4 11 (13.25%) Automation Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) Capacity Analyst
6 9 (10.84%) Storage Specialist
7 8 (9.64%) Capacity Management Analyst
8 7 (8.43%) Middleware Analyst
8 7 (8.43%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (6.02%) Support Manager
10 5 (6.02%) Forensic Analyst
10 5 (6.02%) Applications Support Manager
10 5 (6.02%) Applications Manager
10 5 (6.02%) Storage Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Test Analyst
12 3 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
12 3 (3.61%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.10%) Flash
2 14 (16.87%) Middleware
2 14 (16.87%) COM+
3 2 (2.41%) .NET
4 1 (1.20%) Swing
4 1 (1.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.69%) AS400
1 18 (21.69%) iSeries
2 14 (16.87%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (16.87%) DataPower
3 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.23%) IVR
4 6 (7.23%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.02%) Digital Media
5 5 (6.02%) Cybercrime
6 3 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 53 (63.86%) Windows
2 46 (55.42%) Linux
3 28 (33.73%) UNIX
4 24 (28.92%) Data ONTAP
5 17 (20.48%) AIX
6 14 (16.87%) Solaris
7 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (13.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (6.02%) Apple iOS
8 5 (6.02%) Android
9 3 (3.61%) HPUX
10 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Incident Management
2 15 (18.07%) Capacity Management
3 14 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (16.87%) ITIL
3 14 (16.87%) Configuration Management
3 14 (16.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (14.46%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.25%) Load Balancing
5 11 (13.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (12.05%) DevOps
6 10 (12.05%) Programme Management
6 10 (12.05%) Project Management
7 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.43%) Change Control
9 5 (6.02%) Digital Forensics
9 5 (6.02%) E-Discovery
9 5 (6.02%) PRINCE
9 5 (6.02%) Computer Forensics
9 5 (6.02%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) SQL
2 12 (14.46%) Perl
2 12 (14.46%) Bash Shell
3 11 (13.25%) Korn
3 11 (13.25%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.02%) MATLAB
4 5 (6.02%) Java
5 2 (2.41%) C#
5 2 (2.41%) ABAP
6 1 (1.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.41%) ISEB
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
1 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (18.07%) VMware ESX
3 12 (14.46%) Hyper-V
3 12 (14.46%) vCloud
4 11 (13.25%) vSphere
5 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (30.12%) Tivoli
1 25 (30.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 15 (18.07%) Nagios
3 14 (16.87%) Opsview
4 11 (13.25%) Puppet
4 11 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (13.25%) Ansible
5 1 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (1.20%) SCCM
5 1 (1.20%) SCOM
5 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.20%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 43 (51.81%) Oracle
2 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
3 25 (30.12%) NetApp
4 24 (28.92%) BMC
5 20 (24.10%) Citrix
6 18 (21.69%) VMware
7 14 (16.87%) Splunk
8 12 (14.46%) Red Hat
9 11 (13.25%) SaltStack
9 11 (13.25%) F5
10 6 (7.23%) Cisco
11 5 (6.02%) Apple
11 5 (6.02%) i2
11 5 (6.02%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (6.02%) Symbian
12 4 (4.82%) Cognos
13 3 (3.61%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (3.61%) Sun
13 3 (3.61%) HP
14 2 (2.41%) SAP
Basildon, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago