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 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 81 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 15 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.37% 2.55% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 3.34% 5.85% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 11
Median salary £41,250 £62,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.46% +90.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,750 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +6.28%
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
449 530 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.00% 43.59% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 345 393 557
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 6 - -
Harlow +1 3 £52,500 +23.52%
Basildon +8 1 £47,500 -36.66%
Colchester - 1 £42,500 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) JBoss
2 15 (46.88%) Splunk
3 13 (40.63%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) Unix
4 12 (37.50%) Oracle
5 11 (34.38%) WebLogic
5 11 (34.38%) IIS
5 11 (34.38%) Apache
5 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
5 11 (34.38%) BCP
6 10 (31.25%) Shell Script
6 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
6 10 (31.25%) COM+
6 10 (31.25%) DataPower
7 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) Java
8 8 (25.00%) C
8 8 (25.00%) MCSE
8 8 (25.00%) CCNP
8 8 (25.00%) CCNA
8 8 (25.00%) HP
8 8 (25.00%) CISSP
8 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (25.00%) Python
8 8 (25.00%) Symantec
8 8 (25.00%) CISM
8 8 (25.00%) Workflow

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 15 (46.88%) JBoss
2 11 (34.38%) Apache
2 11 (34.38%) IIS
2 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
2 11 (34.38%) WebLogic
3 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 7 (21.88%) GlassFish
5 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
6 2 (6.25%) Confluence
6 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Network Security
1 8 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (6.25%) BIG-IP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) DB2
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) VisualVM
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
4 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.25%) Gerrit
5 2 (6.25%) Gradle
5 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.25%) JIRA
5 2 (6.25%) JUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Ant
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.13%) JProfiler
6 1 (3.13%) Maven
6 1 (3.13%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
6 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Java Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) COM+
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) J2EE
3 5 (15.63%) XML
4 4 (12.50%) Middleware
5 3 (9.38%) .NET
5 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.38%) Spring
6 2 (6.25%) Apache Wicket
6 2 (6.25%) ELK Stack
6 2 (6.25%) HTML5
6 2 (6.25%) jBPM
6 2 (6.25%) JSON
6 2 (6.25%) SOAP
6 2 (6.25%) Struts
6 2 (6.25%) Web Services
6 2 (6.25%) WSDL
6 2 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) DataPower
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.50%) iSeries
4 3 (9.38%) Wiki
5 2 (6.25%) FMCG
5 2 (6.25%) User Experience
6 1 (3.13%) AS400
6 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Unix
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) BCP
3 8 (25.00%) Information Security
3 8 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 8 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 8 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (25.00%) SIEM
3 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (25.00%) Workflow
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (15.63%) ERP
7 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.50%) High Availability
7 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Shell Script
2 8 (25.00%) C
2 8 (25.00%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) Korn
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) VC++
6 1 (3.13%) ABAP
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) CCNA
1 8 (25.00%) CCNP
1 8 (25.00%) CEH
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (25.00%) CISM
1 8 (25.00%) CISSP
1 8 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
1 8 (25.00%) MCSE
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (25.00%) SANS
1 8 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (25.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.25%) vCloud
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Nessus
1 8 (25.00%) QRadar
1 8 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (21.88%) Opsview
3 4 (12.50%) Nagios
3 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Ansible
4 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (6.25%) Kibana
4 2 (6.25%) logstash
4 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.25%) Puppet
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Splunk
2 12 (37.50%) Oracle
3 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 8 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 8 (25.00%) HP
4 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 8 (25.00%) Symantec
5 4 (12.50%) webMethods
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) MKS
6 3 (9.38%) SAP
7 2 (6.25%) F5
7 2 (6.25%) NetApp
7 2 (6.25%) SaltStack
7 2 (6.25%) VMware
8 1 (3.13%) BMC
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix