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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 59 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 32 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.53% 2.49% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 5.82% 5.06% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 18
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £31,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.19%
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
550 573 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.44% 49.18% 50.11%
Number of salaries quoted 409 466 374
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,664 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 0 10 £42,500 -
Basildon +13 8 £75,000 +66.66%
Chelmsford - 3 £55,000 -
Colchester +4 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £35,000 - 1
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (46.43%) JBoss
2 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
3 18 (32.14%) Middleware
3 18 (32.14%) WebLogic
3 18 (32.14%) IIS
3 18 (32.14%) Splunk
3 18 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (30.36%) Apache
4 17 (30.36%) Project Management
4 17 (30.36%) Finance
5 16 (28.57%) Windows
6 14 (25.00%) Java
6 14 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 13 (23.21%) Oracle
7 13 (23.21%) Nagios
8 12 (21.43%) COM+
8 12 (21.43%) Linux
8 12 (21.43%) PRINCE2
8 12 (21.43%) VisualVM
8 12 (21.43%) DataPower
8 12 (21.43%) Opsview
9 11 (19.64%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
9 11 (19.64%) Incident Management
10 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
11 9 (16.07%) VMware
11 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (14.29%) Asset Management
13 7 (12.50%) Change Management
13 7 (12.50%) ITIL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (46.43%) JBoss
2 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
3 18 (32.14%) WebLogic
3 18 (32.14%) IIS
4 17 (30.36%) Apache
5 6 (10.71%) GlassFish
6 5 (8.93%) WebSphere
6 5 (8.93%) IBM Notes
6 5 (8.93%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (8.93%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) AWD
2 1 (1.79%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) IBM SmartCloud
1 5 (8.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) VoIP
1 6 (10.71%) DNS
2 5 (8.93%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) VisualVM
2 5 (8.93%) Subversion
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (5.36%) JMeter
3 3 (5.36%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (5.36%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (5.36%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (3.57%) JProfiler
4 2 (3.57%) Hudson
4 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.57%) Redmine
4 2 (3.57%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.57%) DbUnit
4 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.57%) NUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) Cactus
4 2 (3.57%) ArgoUML
4 2 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
2 3 (5.36%) Publishing
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Analyst
2 22 (39.29%) Support Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.71%) Middleware Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Architect
7 3 (5.36%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Data Centre Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Middleware
2 12 (21.43%) COM+
3 5 (8.93%) JSON
3 5 (8.93%) Ajax
3 5 (8.93%) REST
3 5 (8.93%) jQuery
4 3 (5.36%) .NET
5 2 (3.57%) Java EE
5 2 (3.57%) SOAP
5 2 (3.57%) XML
5 2 (3.57%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (21.43%) DataPower
3 6 (10.71%) IVR
4 5 (8.93%) Web 2.0
5 4 (7.14%) iSeries
6 3 (5.36%) AS400
7 2 (3.57%) Open Source
7 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Linux
3 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.93%) UNIX
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Project Management
2 14 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 12 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 11 (19.64%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
4 11 (19.64%) Incident Management
5 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 7 (12.50%) Change Management
7 7 (12.50%) ITIL
8 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.93%) Load Balancing
9 5 (8.93%) Change Control
9 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.36%) PRINCE
10 3 (5.36%) OO
10 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.36%) Supplier Management
10 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.36%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (8.93%) LotusScript
2 5 (8.93%) Korn
2 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.93%) Perl
2 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
2 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.36%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) PMP
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.93%) vCloud
3 5 (8.93%) vSphere
4 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Nagios
2 12 (21.43%) Opsview
3 5 (8.93%) Puppet
3 5 (8.93%) Ansible
3 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.36%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (5.36%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.79%) SCCM
5 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Splunk
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle
3 9 (16.07%) VMware
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco
4 6 (10.71%) HP
4 6 (10.71%) webMethods
5 5 (8.93%) Lotus
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.93%) F5
5 5 (8.93%) SaltStack
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.79%) NetApp
7 1 (1.79%) Software AG
7 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) EMC
7 1 (1.79%) Cognos
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 40 minutes ago