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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 53 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 42 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.29% 2.48% 2.66%
As % of the Vendors category 7.20% 4.90% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 17
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £61,000 £65,000
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
583 571 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.62% 50.67% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 422 454 325
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 13 £43,750 -
Basildon +11 8 £75,000 +66.66%
Chelmsford - 4 £55,000 -
Colchester +10 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £35,000 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 30 (50.85%) JBoss
2 26 (44.07%) Tomcat
3 25 (42.37%) WebLogic
3 25 (42.37%) IIS
4 21 (35.59%) Windows
5 20 (33.90%) Apache
6 18 (30.51%) Middleware
6 18 (30.51%) Splunk
6 18 (30.51%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (28.81%) Project Management
7 17 (28.81%) Finance
8 16 (27.12%) Nagios
8 16 (27.12%) COM+
9 15 (25.42%) Oracle
9 15 (25.42%) Linux
9 15 (25.42%) Configuration Management
9 15 (25.42%) Incident Management
9 15 (25.42%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (25.42%) VisualVM
9 15 (25.42%) Opsview
9 15 (25.42%) DataPower
10 13 (22.03%) Programme Management
11 12 (20.34%) VMware
11 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
11 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (18.64%) Java
13 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
13 10 (16.95%) GlassFish
14 9 (15.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 30 (50.85%) JBoss
2 26 (44.07%) Tomcat
3 25 (42.37%) WebLogic
3 25 (42.37%) IIS
4 20 (33.90%) Apache
5 10 (16.95%) GlassFish
6 7 (11.86%) OpenStack
6 7 (11.86%) WebSphere
7 4 (6.78%) IBM Notes
7 4 (6.78%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) AWD
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (6.78%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) DNS
2 7 (11.86%) BIG-IP
3 6 (10.17%) VoIP
4 2 (3.39%) DHCP
4 2 (3.39%) SAN
4 2 (3.39%) Firewall
5 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) VisualVM
2 7 (11.86%) Subversion
2 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (6.78%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (5.08%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (5.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.08%) JMeter
5 2 (3.39%) NUnit
5 2 (3.39%) Ant
5 2 (3.39%) JUnit
5 2 (3.39%) Rational Rose
5 2 (3.39%) ArgoUML
5 2 (3.39%) Maven
5 2 (3.39%) Cactus
5 2 (3.39%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.39%) DbUnit
5 2 (3.39%) JProfiler
5 2 (3.39%) Redmine
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Publishing
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Analyst
1 23 (38.98%) Support Analyst
2 11 (18.64%) Project Manager
3 10 (16.95%) Applications Support Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Applications Support
4 7 (11.86%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Middleware Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Architect
7 3 (5.08%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Data Centre Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) Middleware
2 16 (27.12%) COM+
3 4 (6.78%) Ajax
3 4 (6.78%) JSON
3 4 (6.78%) jQuery
3 4 (6.78%) REST
4 3 (5.08%) .NET
5 2 (3.39%) Swing
5 2 (3.39%) Java EE
6 1 (1.69%) SOAP
6 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (25.42%) DataPower
3 6 (10.17%) IVR
4 5 (8.47%) iSeries
5 4 (6.78%) Web 2.0
6 3 (5.08%) AS400
7 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Linux
3 9 (15.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.86%) UNIX
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Project Management
2 15 (25.42%) Configuration Management
2 15 (25.42%) Incident Management
2 15 (25.42%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (22.03%) Programme Management
4 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
5 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
6 9 (15.25%) ITIL
7 7 (11.86%) Change Management
7 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
7 7 (11.86%) Asset Management
8 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.47%) Change Control
9 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.78%) Logistics
11 3 (5.08%) Supplier Management
11 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (5.08%) Use Case
11 3 (5.08%) Load Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) Java
2 7 (11.86%) Perl
2 7 (11.86%) Korn
2 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.78%) LotusScript
4 3 (5.08%) SQL
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.86%) vSphere
3 7 (11.86%) vCloud
4 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) Nagios
2 15 (25.42%) Opsview
3 7 (11.86%) Puppet
3 7 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.86%) Ansible
4 3 (5.08%) HP SIM
4 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.39%) SCCM
5 2 (3.39%) SCOM
6 1 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Splunk
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle
3 12 (20.34%) VMware
4 7 (11.86%) SaltStack
4 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
4 7 (11.86%) F5
5 6 (10.17%) Cisco
5 6 (10.17%) HP
6 4 (6.78%) Lotus
7 3 (5.08%) webMethods
7 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.39%) Dell
8 2 (3.39%) EMC
8 2 (3.39%) NetApp
9 1 (1.69%) SAP
9 1 (1.69%) Cognos
9 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Extras
Posted: 6 days ago