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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 65 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing IBM 19 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.73% 1.84% 2.88%
As % of the Vendors category 3.52% 3.60% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 27
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -19.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
540 556 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.09% 51.06% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 425 467 446
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £56,500 £57,500
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 8 £37,500 -7.40% 1
Basildon +6 6 £75,000 +66.66% 2
Colchester -1 1 £32,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £55,000 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 24 (40.00%) JBoss
2 23 (38.33%) Tomcat
3 21 (35.00%) Splunk
4 20 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (33.33%) Middleware
5 18 (30.00%) Finance
6 17 (28.33%) Apache
7 16 (26.67%) Windows
7 16 (26.67%) WebLogic
7 16 (26.67%) IIS
8 15 (25.00%) Nagios
9 14 (23.33%) Java
10 13 (21.67%) Project Management
10 13 (21.67%) Opsview
10 13 (21.67%) VisualVM
10 13 (21.67%) DataPower
11 12 (20.00%) COM+
11 12 (20.00%) Programme Management
12 11 (18.33%) Oracle
13 10 (16.67%) Linux
13 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
13 10 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (15.00%) jQuery
14 9 (15.00%) SaaS
14 9 (15.00%) REST
14 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
14 9 (15.00%) webMethods
14 9 (15.00%) Lotus
14 9 (15.00%) IBM Notes
14 9 (15.00%) Lotus Domino

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 23 (38.33%) Tomcat
2 17 (28.33%) Apache
3 16 (26.67%) WebLogic
3 16 (26.67%) IIS
4 9 (15.00%) IBM Notes
4 9 (15.00%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (5.00%) GlassFish
5 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) AWD
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (3.33%) Magento
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) SaaS
2 3 (5.00%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (1.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) VoIP
2 5 (8.33%) LDAP
3 3 (5.00%) Firewall
3 3 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (3.33%) DNS
4 2 (3.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Event Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) VisualVM
2 4 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 2 (3.33%) Selenium
3 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Composer
4 1 (1.67%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.67%) JMeter
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Back Office
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (53.33%) Analyst
2 27 (45.00%) Support Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Integration Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 9 (15.00%) Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Web Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Middleware Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 6 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Data Centre Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Data Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Middleware Specialist
9 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.33%) Programme Manager
10 2 (3.33%) IT Programme Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
11 1 (1.67%) Head of Service Delivery
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) Middleware
2 12 (20.00%) COM+
3 9 (15.00%) jQuery
3 9 (15.00%) REST
3 9 (15.00%) JSON
3 9 (15.00%) Ajax
4 6 (10.00%) .NET
5 5 (8.33%) SOAP
5 5 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (21.67%) DataPower
3 9 (15.00%) Web 2.0
4 7 (11.67%) iSeries
5 6 (10.00%) AS400
5 6 (10.00%) IVR
6 3 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.33%) UNIX
5 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Project Management
2 12 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL
6 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (8.33%) Change Control
7 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 5 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 5 (8.33%) Analytics
7 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (8.33%) Change Management
8 4 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) Java
2 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.00%) LotusScript
3 5 (8.33%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) Perl
4 2 (3.33%) PHP
4 2 (3.33%) Korn
4 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.33%) vSphere
3 2 (3.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Nagios
2 13 (21.67%) Opsview
3 6 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 6 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (10.00%) HP SIM
4 3 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (3.33%) Puppet
5 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) JBoss
2 21 (35.00%) Splunk
3 11 (18.33%) Oracle
4 9 (15.00%) webMethods
4 9 (15.00%) Lotus
5 7 (11.67%) HP
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco
6 6 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 5 (8.33%) VMware
8 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.00%) SAP
9 3 (5.00%) Software AG
9 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.33%) JD Edwards
10 2 (3.33%) F5
10 2 (3.33%) SaltStack
11 1 (1.67%) Cognos
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Basildon, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago