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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 40 78 57
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -21
Permanent jobs citing IBM 63 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.63% 1.49% 2.59%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 2.81% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 18
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
675 604 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.63% 53.08% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 501 481 344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +2 23 £47,500 - 2
Basildon +10 8 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Chelmsford - 5 £55,000 -
Colchester - 2 £40,000 -
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £35,000 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 36 (43.90%) JBoss
2 35 (42.68%) Windows
3 34 (41.46%) WebLogic
3 34 (41.46%) IIS
4 32 (39.02%) Tomcat
5 30 (36.59%) Finance
6 28 (34.15%) Linux
7 27 (32.93%) Oracle
8 23 (28.05%) Apache
9 21 (25.61%) COM+
10 20 (24.39%) Project Management
10 20 (24.39%) Nagios
10 20 (24.39%) DataPower
10 20 (24.39%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (23.17%) VisualVM
11 19 (23.17%) Opsview
11 19 (23.17%) Splunk
11 19 (23.17%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (23.17%) Incident Management
11 19 (23.17%) Middleware
11 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
12 17 (20.73%) SQL
13 16 (19.51%) Java
13 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
13 16 (19.51%) UNIX
14 15 (18.29%) Programme Management
14 15 (18.29%) WebSphere
15 14 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (17.07%) VMware
15 14 (17.07%) ITIL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 36 (43.90%) JBoss
2 34 (41.46%) WebLogic
2 34 (41.46%) IIS
3 32 (39.02%) Tomcat
4 23 (28.05%) Apache
5 15 (18.29%) WebSphere
6 13 (15.85%) GlassFish
7 11 (13.41%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Office
2 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) AWD
2 1 (1.22%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) DNS
2 9 (10.98%) BIG-IP
3 8 (9.76%) SAN
4 6 (7.32%) VoIP
5 2 (2.44%) DHCP
5 2 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) DB2
3 4 (4.88%) MS Access
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) VisualVM
2 9 (10.98%) Subversion
2 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.10%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (6.10%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (3.66%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (3.66%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (3.66%) JMeter
5 2 (2.44%) NUnit
5 2 (2.44%) Ant
5 2 (2.44%) JUnit
5 2 (2.44%) Rational Rose
5 2 (2.44%) ArgoUML
5 2 (2.44%) Maven
5 2 (2.44%) Cactus
5 2 (2.44%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.44%) DbUnit
5 2 (2.44%) JProfiler
5 2 (2.44%) Redmine
General
1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.10%) Publishing
3 5 (6.10%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.22%) Automotive
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (35.37%) Analyst
2 24 (29.27%) Support Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) Project Manager
4 12 (14.63%) Applications Support
4 12 (14.63%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Automation Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Middleware Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Systems Architect
6 5 (6.10%) DBA
6 5 (6.10%) Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Capacity Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) QA Tester
8 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Capacity Management Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Data Centre Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.61%) COM+
2 19 (23.17%) Middleware
3 8 (9.76%) Flash
4 4 (4.88%) J2EE
4 4 (4.88%) HTML
4 4 (4.88%) CSS
4 4 (4.88%) JSP
4 4 (4.88%) HTML5
5 2 (2.44%) Java EE
5 2 (2.44%) Swing
5 2 (2.44%) .NET
6 1 (1.22%) JSON
6 1 (1.22%) jQuery
6 1 (1.22%) Ajax
6 1 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) DataPower
2 19 (23.17%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (13.41%) iSeries
4 9 (10.98%) AS400
5 6 (7.32%) IVR
6 4 (4.88%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.44%) Open Source
7 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.22%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.22%) Replication
8 1 (1.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.68%) Windows
2 28 (34.15%) Linux
3 16 (19.51%) UNIX
4 13 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.32%) AIX
7 5 (6.10%) Solaris
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Project Management
1 20 (24.39%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
2 19 (23.17%) Incident Management
3 15 (18.29%) Programme Management
4 14 (17.07%) ITIL
4 14 (17.07%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.41%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.98%) Change Management
6 9 (10.98%) Asset Management
6 9 (10.98%) Load Balancing
7 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.32%) Change Control
9 4 (4.88%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.88%) Content Management
9 4 (4.88%) Information Management
9 4 (4.88%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) SQL
2 16 (19.51%) Java
3 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
4 11 (13.41%) Perl
5 9 (10.98%) Bash Shell
5 9 (10.98%) Korn
6 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.88%) COBOL
7 4 (4.88%) Assembly Language
7 4 (4.88%) REXX
7 4 (4.88%) JCL
7 4 (4.88%) SELCOPY
8 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.22%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.66%) Degree
3 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
2 11 (13.41%) vCloud
3 9 (10.98%) vSphere
4 6 (7.32%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (24.39%) Nagios
2 19 (23.17%) Opsview
3 11 (13.41%) Tivoli
3 11 (13.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (10.98%) Puppet
4 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.98%) Ansible
5 3 (3.66%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.44%) SCCM
6 2 (2.44%) SCOM
7 1 (1.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Oracle
2 19 (23.17%) Splunk
3 14 (17.07%) VMware
4 11 (13.41%) Red Hat
5 10 (12.20%) NetApp
6 9 (10.98%) SaltStack
6 9 (10.98%) F5
7 8 (9.76%) BMC
7 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
8 6 (7.32%) HP
8 6 (7.32%) Cisco
8 6 (7.32%) Citrix
9 3 (3.66%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.44%) webMethods
10 2 (2.44%) Dell
10 2 (2.44%) EMC
11 1 (1.22%) Cognos
11 1 (1.22%) Lotus
11 1 (1.22%) Netezza
Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 8 days ago