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 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 61 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 36 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.79% 2.49% 2.31%
As % of the Vendors category 6.26% 4.97% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 16
Average salary £48,750 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
575 583 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.57% 50.09% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 423 468 346
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 £25,500 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 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 24 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 -7 10 £42,500 -
Basildon +13 8 £75,000 +66.66%
Chelmsford - 3 £55,000 -
Colchester +5 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £35,000 - 1
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 27 (48.21%) JBoss
2 24 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 20 (35.71%) WebLogic
3 20 (35.71%) IIS
4 18 (32.14%) Apache
4 18 (32.14%) Windows
4 18 (32.14%) Middleware
4 18 (32.14%) Splunk
4 18 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (30.36%) Project Management
5 17 (30.36%) Finance
6 14 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 14 (25.00%) Nagios
7 13 (23.21%) Linux
7 13 (23.21%) COM+
7 13 (23.21%) Oracle
7 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
7 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
7 13 (23.21%) VisualVM
7 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (23.21%) Opsview
7 13 (23.21%) DataPower
8 12 (21.43%) Java
8 12 (21.43%) PRINCE2
9 11 (19.64%) VMware
9 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
11 8 (14.29%) DNS
11 8 (14.29%) Asset Management
11 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 27 (48.21%) JBoss
2 24 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 20 (35.71%) WebLogic
3 20 (35.71%) IIS
4 18 (32.14%) Apache
5 7 (12.50%) GlassFish
6 6 (10.71%) OpenStack
6 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
7 4 (7.14%) IBM Notes
7 4 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) AWD
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) DNS
2 6 (10.71%) VoIP
2 6 (10.71%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.57%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) VisualVM
2 6 (10.71%) Subversion
2 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (5.36%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (5.36%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (5.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (5.36%) JMeter
4 2 (3.57%) NUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Ant
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Rational Rose
4 2 (3.57%) ArgoUML
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) Cactus
4 2 (3.57%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.57%) Redmine
4 2 (3.57%) Hudson
4 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Publishing
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Analyst
1 22 (39.29%) Support Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 8 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 8 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Middleware Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Integration Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Architect
7 3 (5.36%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Data Centre Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) IT Programme Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Middleware
2 13 (23.21%) COM+
3 4 (7.14%) Ajax
3 4 (7.14%) JSON
3 4 (7.14%) jQuery
3 4 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (3.57%) Java EE
4 2 (3.57%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) Swing
5 1 (1.79%) SOAP
5 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (23.21%) DataPower
3 6 (10.71%) IVR
4 4 (7.14%) Web 2.0
4 4 (7.14%) iSeries
5 3 (5.36%) AS400
6 2 (3.57%) Open Source
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Linux
3 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.71%) UNIX
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Project Management
2 14 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 13 (23.21%) Configuration Management
3 13 (23.21%) Incident Management
3 13 (23.21%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 7 (12.50%) ITIL
7 7 (12.50%) Change Management
8 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
9 5 (8.93%) Change Control
9 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.36%) People Management
10 3 (5.36%) Logistics
10 3 (5.36%) Supplier Management
10 3 (5.36%) Use Case
10 3 (5.36%) Load Testing
10 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (10.71%) Perl
2 6 (10.71%) Korn
2 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) LotusScript
4 3 (5.36%) SQL
5 1 (1.79%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.71%) vSphere
3 6 (10.71%) vCloud
4 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Nagios
2 13 (23.21%) Opsview
3 6 (10.71%) Puppet
3 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.71%) Ansible
4 3 (5.36%) HP SIM
4 3 (5.36%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.57%) SCCM
5 2 (3.57%) SCOM
6 1 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Splunk
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle
3 11 (19.64%) VMware
4 6 (10.71%) SaltStack
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco
4 6 (10.71%) HP
4 6 (10.71%) F5
5 4 (7.14%) Lotus
5 4 (7.14%) webMethods
6 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.57%) Dell
7 2 (3.57%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) SAP
8 1 (1.79%) Cognos
8 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago