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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 44 74 62
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 59 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.66% 2.56% 2.05%
As % of the Vendors category 9.56% 4.44% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 18
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £41,750 £44,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
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
617 743 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.77% 57.60% 54.97%
Number of salaries quoted 483 592 444
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +8 27 £45,000 - 4
Colchester - 6 £22,050 - 1
Basildon +2 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Chelmsford -1 3 £32,500 -40.90%
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 76 (61.29%) Windows
2 60 (48.39%) Linux
3 58 (46.77%) Oracle
4 44 (35.48%) JBoss
5 43 (34.68%) IIS
5 43 (34.68%) Finance
6 42 (33.87%) SQL
7 40 (32.26%) WebLogic
7 40 (32.26%) Tomcat
8 38 (30.65%) NetApp
9 37 (29.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 36 (29.03%) UNIX
11 34 (27.42%) Tivoli
12 32 (25.81%) SQL Server
12 32 (25.81%) Microsoft
12 32 (25.81%) BMC
13 31 (25.00%) Flash
14 28 (22.58%) SAN
15 26 (20.97%) iSeries
16 25 (20.16%) Apache
16 25 (20.16%) AS400
17 24 (19.35%) COM+
18 23 (18.55%) Nagios
18 23 (18.55%) DataPower
18 23 (18.55%) Performance Tuning
19 22 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (17.74%) VMware
20 21 (16.94%) Middleware
20 21 (16.94%) Configuration Management
20 21 (16.94%) AIX

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 44 (35.48%) JBoss
2 43 (34.68%) IIS
3 40 (32.26%) WebLogic
3 40 (32.26%) Tomcat
4 25 (20.16%) Apache
5 21 (16.94%) WebSphere
6 17 (13.71%) GlassFish
7 15 (12.10%) OpenStack
8 5 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (4.03%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (16.13%) MS Office
1 20 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.03%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) AWD
2 1 (0.81%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.52%) IBM SmartCloud
2 15 (12.10%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.58%) SAN
2 18 (14.52%) DNS
3 13 (10.48%) BIG-IP
4 5 (4.03%) Firewall
4 5 (4.03%) DHCP
5 4 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.90%) MS Access
3 13 (10.48%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.65%) MySQL
5 6 (4.84%) DB2
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 21 (16.94%) VisualVM
2 13 (10.48%) Subversion
2 13 (10.48%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.03%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (4.03%) Rational Functional Tester
3 5 (4.03%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (2.42%) Redmine
4 3 (2.42%) JProfiler
4 3 (2.42%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.42%) JMeter
4 3 (2.42%) NUnit
4 3 (2.42%) Hudson
4 3 (2.42%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.42%) DbUnit
4 3 (2.42%) ArgoUML
4 3 (2.42%) Maven
4 3 (2.42%) Cactus
4 3 (2.42%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.42%) Ant
4 3 (2.42%) JUnit
General
1 43 (34.68%) Finance
2 15 (12.10%) Manufacturing
3 9 (7.26%) Legal
4 7 (5.65%) Banking
5 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.03%) Law
6 5 (4.03%) Publishing
6 5 (4.03%) Games
7 2 (1.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.81%) French Language
Job Titles
1 54 (43.55%) Analyst
2 22 (17.74%) Support Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) Capacity Analyst
4 14 (11.29%) Capacity Management Analyst
5 13 (10.48%) Automation Engineer
6 12 (9.68%) Applications Support
6 12 (9.68%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (8.06%) Middleware Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) Project Manager
9 8 (6.45%) Storage Specialist
10 7 (5.65%) DBA
11 6 (4.84%) Integration Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Administrator
12 5 (4.03%) Forensic Analyst
12 5 (4.03%) Storage Engineer
13 4 (3.23%) Technical Leader
13 4 (3.23%) Test Analyst
13 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 4 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
13 4 (3.23%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.00%) Flash
2 24 (19.35%) COM+
3 21 (16.94%) Middleware
4 6 (4.84%) HTML
4 6 (4.84%) CSS
4 6 (4.84%) JSP
4 6 (4.84%) J2EE
4 6 (4.84%) HTML5
5 3 (2.42%) Java EE
5 3 (2.42%) Swing
5 3 (2.42%) .NET
6 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.81%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.97%) iSeries
2 25 (20.16%) AS400
3 23 (18.55%) DataPower
4 21 (16.94%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (8.87%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.45%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.03%) Mainframe
7 5 (4.03%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.23%) Replication
8 4 (3.23%) IVR
9 3 (2.42%) Open Source
9 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.61%) Statistics
10 2 (1.61%) Clustering
10 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 76 (61.29%) Windows
2 60 (48.39%) Linux
3 36 (29.03%) UNIX
4 21 (16.94%) AIX
5 18 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (13.71%) Solaris
7 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.03%) Android
8 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.03%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.23%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.55%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (16.94%) Configuration Management
2 21 (16.94%) Incident Management
3 19 (15.32%) Capacity Management
4 18 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (14.52%) ITIL
5 15 (12.10%) Project Management
6 13 (10.48%) Load Balancing
6 13 (10.48%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.26%) Programme Management
9 8 (6.45%) PRINCE2
9 8 (6.45%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.65%) Change Control
11 6 (4.84%) Content Management
12 5 (4.03%) Information Management
12 5 (4.03%) Computer Forensics
12 5 (4.03%) Asset Management
12 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (4.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.87%) SQL
2 17 (13.71%) PowerShell
3 16 (12.90%) Perl
4 14 (11.29%) Bash Shell
4 14 (11.29%) Java
5 13 (10.48%) Korn
6 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.03%) COBOL
7 5 (4.03%) SELCOPY
7 5 (4.03%) JCL
7 5 (4.03%) MATLAB
7 5 (4.03%) Assembly Language
7 5 (4.03%) REXX
8 2 (1.61%) C#
8 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.81%) Python
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.03%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (16.13%) VMware ESX
3 18 (14.52%) Hyper-V
4 16 (12.90%) vCloud
5 13 (10.48%) vSphere
6 9 (7.26%) Active Directory
7 5 (4.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (29.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 34 (27.42%) Tivoli
3 23 (18.55%) Nagios
4 21 (16.94%) Opsview
5 13 (10.48%) Puppet
5 13 (10.48%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (10.48%) Ansible
6 5 (4.03%) SCCM
6 5 (4.03%) SCOM
7 3 (2.42%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (2.42%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (46.77%) Oracle
2 38 (30.65%) NetApp
3 32 (25.81%) BMC
3 32 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 22 (17.74%) VMware
5 21 (16.94%) Citrix
5 21 (16.94%) Splunk
6 16 (12.90%) Red Hat
7 13 (10.48%) SaltStack
7 13 (10.48%) F5
8 7 (5.65%) HP
9 5 (4.03%) Dell
9 5 (4.03%) EMC
9 5 (4.03%) Symbian
9 5 (4.03%) Apple
9 5 (4.03%) i2
10 4 (3.23%) Cisco
11 3 (2.42%) webMethods
11 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.61%) Netezza
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Louis Hampshire
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 16 days ago