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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Rank 73 70 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Permanent jobs citing IBM 10 34 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.13% 2.69% 5.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.56% 6.22% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 33
Median salary - £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%

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
390 547 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.22% 43.34% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 270 394 495
Median salary £46,924 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.31% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +8 5 - -
Basildon +5 5 - -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for IBM.

1 10 (76.92%) Nagios
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) JBoss
4 7 (53.85%) Apache
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) HP
5 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
5 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
5 6 (46.15%) Middleware
5 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
5 6 (46.15%) DataPower
5 6 (46.15%) Splunk
5 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (46.15%) Opsview
6 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (38.46%) GlassFish
6 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
6 5 (38.46%) Unix
6 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) VB
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 4 (30.77%) Java
7 4 (30.77%) SOAP
7 4 (30.77%) XML
7 4 (30.77%) Python

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) JBoss
2 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
3 5 (38.46%) GlassFish
4 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) LDAP
1 4 (30.77%) OpenLDAP
1 4 (30.77%) SNMP
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) VisualVM
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Support
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Support Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Middleware
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) DataPower
2 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) e-Health
3 4 (30.77%) Wiki
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.69%) iSeries
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
1 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) BCP
3 4 (30.77%) Change Control
3 4 (30.77%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 4 (30.77%) Security Auditing
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Structured Programming
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Office Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Nagios
2 6 (46.15%) Opsview
2 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (30.77%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (30.77%) OpenView
3 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
4 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) SCCM
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
1 6 (46.15%) Splunk
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) BMC
3 4 (30.77%) CA
3 4 (30.77%) Compuware
3 4 (30.77%) Dynatrace
3 4 (30.77%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Nimsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) MKS
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) VMware