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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 53 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 52 46 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.94% 3.23% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 8.71% 5.58% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £35,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £60,000
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
597 824 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.26% 57.91% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 457 660 468
Average salary £44,500 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 23 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Colchester - 6 £22,050 -
Chelmsford -5 3 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Basildon +4 2 £51,250 -6.81%
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 80 (67.80%) Windows
2 65 (55.08%) Linux
3 61 (51.69%) Oracle
4 47 (39.83%) Finance
5 45 (38.14%) SQL
6 42 (35.59%) NetApp
6 42 (35.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 39 (33.05%) Tivoli
7 39 (33.05%) UNIX
8 37 (31.36%) IIS
8 37 (31.36%) BMC
9 36 (30.51%) Microsoft
9 36 (30.51%) JBoss
10 35 (29.66%) Flash
11 34 (28.81%) Tomcat
11 34 (28.81%) WebLogic
12 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
13 31 (26.27%) SAN
14 30 (25.42%) iSeries
15 29 (24.58%) AS400
16 25 (21.19%) Citrix
16 25 (21.19%) AIX
17 23 (19.49%) MS Office
17 23 (19.49%) MS Excel
17 23 (19.49%) VMware ESX
18 22 (18.64%) Capacity Management
19 21 (17.80%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (17.80%) VMware
20 20 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
20 20 (16.95%) Solaris

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (31.36%) IIS
2 36 (30.51%) JBoss
3 34 (28.81%) Tomcat
3 34 (28.81%) WebLogic
4 20 (16.95%) Apache
4 20 (16.95%) WebSphere
5 16 (13.56%) GlassFish
6 14 (11.86%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.39%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (19.49%) MS Office
1 23 (19.49%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.24%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) AWD
2 1 (0.85%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.41%) IBM SmartCloud
2 15 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (11.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.27%) SAN
2 16 (13.56%) DNS
3 12 (10.17%) BIG-IP
4 5 (4.24%) VoIP
5 4 (3.39%) DHCP
5 4 (3.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.10%) MS Access
3 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.93%) MySQL
5 6 (5.08%) DB2
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 16 (13.56%) VisualVM
2 12 (10.17%) Subversion
2 12 (10.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.54%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (2.54%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (2.54%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.69%) MSTest
4 2 (1.69%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.85%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.85%) JMeter
5 1 (0.85%) NUnit
5 1 (0.85%) Ant
5 1 (0.85%) JUnit
5 1 (0.85%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.85%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.85%) ArgoUML
5 1 (0.85%) Maven
5 1 (0.85%) Cactus
General
1 47 (39.83%) Finance
2 13 (11.02%) Manufacturing
3 9 (7.63%) Legal
4 8 (6.78%) Banking
5 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.24%) Law
6 5 (4.24%) Games
7 3 (2.54%) Publishing
8 2 (1.69%) Back Office
9 1 (0.85%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 50 (42.37%) Analyst
2 21 (17.80%) Capacity Analyst
3 17 (14.41%) Support Analyst
4 15 (12.71%) Capacity Management Analyst
5 12 (10.17%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Storage Specialist
7 9 (7.63%) Applications Support
7 9 (7.63%) Applications Support Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.78%) Middleware Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Storage Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) DBA
10 6 (5.08%) Integration Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (4.24%) Administrator
11 5 (4.24%) Forensic Analyst
12 4 (3.39%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.39%) Test Analyst
13 3 (2.54%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (29.66%) Flash
2 19 (16.10%) COM+
3 16 (13.56%) Middleware
4 6 (5.08%) HTML
4 6 (5.08%) CSS
4 6 (5.08%) JSP
4 6 (5.08%) J2EE
4 6 (5.08%) HTML5
5 3 (2.54%) .NET
6 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.85%) Java EE
7 1 (0.85%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.85%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.42%) iSeries
2 29 (24.58%) AS400
3 18 (15.25%) DataPower
4 16 (13.56%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (10.17%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.08%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.24%) IVR
7 5 (4.24%) Mainframe
7 5 (4.24%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.39%) Replication
9 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.69%) Clustering
10 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.69%) Statistics
11 1 (0.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 80 (67.80%) Windows
2 65 (55.08%) Linux
3 39 (33.05%) UNIX
4 25 (21.19%) AIX
5 20 (16.95%) Solaris
6 17 (14.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.24%) Android
8 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.39%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.64%) Capacity Management
2 20 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (15.25%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (14.41%) ITIL
5 16 (13.56%) Configuration Management
5 16 (13.56%) Incident Management
6 12 (10.17%) Load Balancing
6 12 (10.17%) Project Management
6 12 (10.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (7.63%) Programme Management
8 8 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.78%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.78%) Change Control
9 6 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.08%) DevOps
9 6 (5.08%) Content Management
10 5 (4.24%) Information Management
10 5 (4.24%) Computer Forensics
10 5 (4.24%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (4.24%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 45 (38.14%) SQL
2 16 (13.56%) PowerShell
3 15 (12.71%) Perl
4 13 (11.02%) Bash Shell
5 12 (10.17%) Korn
6 11 (9.32%) Java
7 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.24%) COBOL
8 5 (4.24%) SELCOPY
8 5 (4.24%) JCL
8 5 (4.24%) MATLAB
8 5 (4.24%) Assembly Language
8 5 (4.24%) REXX
9 2 (1.69%) C#
9 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) Python
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.54%) Degree
3 2 (1.69%) ISEB
3 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) SLA
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 23 (19.49%) VMware ESX
2 21 (17.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.56%) Hyper-V
4 15 (12.71%) vCloud
5 12 (10.17%) vSphere
6 8 (6.78%) Active Directory
7 4 (3.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (35.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 39 (33.05%) Tivoli
3 18 (15.25%) Nagios
4 16 (13.56%) Opsview
5 12 (10.17%) Puppet
5 12 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (10.17%) Ansible
6 4 (3.39%) SCCM
6 4 (3.39%) SCOM
7 3 (2.54%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (2.54%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (51.69%) Oracle
2 42 (35.59%) NetApp
3 37 (31.36%) BMC
4 36 (30.51%) Microsoft
5 25 (21.19%) Citrix
6 21 (17.80%) VMware
7 16 (13.56%) Splunk
8 15 (12.71%) Red Hat
9 12 (10.17%) SaltStack
9 12 (10.17%) F5
10 5 (4.24%) Apple
10 5 (4.24%) i2
10 5 (4.24%) HP
10 5 (4.24%) Symbian
10 5 (4.24%) Cisco
11 4 (3.39%) Dell
11 4 (3.39%) EMC
12 3 (2.54%) webMethods
12 3 (2.54%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.69%) Netezza
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 11 days ago