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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 74 84 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing IBM 17 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.49% 0.62% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.93% 1.20% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 27
Average salary £32,500 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% +15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
581 582 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.79% 51.73% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 482 511 490
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 20 August 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 +11 10 £32,500 -19.75%
Basildon - 4 £31,000 -
Canvey Island - 2 £32,500 -
Colchester - 1 £32,500 - 2
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 20 (34.48%) JBoss
1 20 (34.48%) Tomcat
2 19 (32.76%) Splunk
3 18 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (31.03%) Middleware
4 14 (24.14%) Apache
5 13 (22.41%) Nagios
5 13 (22.41%) Windows
5 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
6 12 (20.69%) Java
6 12 (20.69%) WebLogic
6 12 (20.69%) IIS
6 12 (20.69%) Finance
7 11 (18.97%) Opsview
7 11 (18.97%) VisualVM
7 11 (18.97%) DataPower
8 10 (17.24%) SaaS
8 10 (17.24%) jQuery
8 10 (17.24%) REST
8 10 (17.24%) JSON
8 10 (17.24%) Ajax
8 10 (17.24%) Web 2.0
8 10 (17.24%) LotusScript
8 10 (17.24%) COM+
8 10 (17.24%) IBM Notes
8 10 (17.24%) Lotus Domino
8 10 (17.24%) Lotus
9 9 (15.52%) webMethods
9 9 (15.52%) Oracle
9 9 (15.52%) iSeries

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 20 (34.48%) Tomcat
2 14 (24.14%) Apache
3 12 (20.69%) WebLogic
3 12 (20.69%) IIS
4 10 (17.24%) IBM Notes
4 10 (17.24%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.45%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.72%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) AWD
2 2 (3.45%) Magento
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) LDAP
1 5 (8.62%) VoIP
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.17%) DB2
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos Event Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos Metric Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) VisualVM
2 7 (12.07%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.45%) Selenium
3 2 (3.45%) Visual Composer
4 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.72%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) JMeter
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Back Office
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Analyst
2 24 (41.38%) Support Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) Integration Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Middleware Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Data Centre Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.90%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Middleware Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Support Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) Middleware
2 10 (17.24%) COM+
2 10 (17.24%) Ajax
2 10 (17.24%) JSON
2 10 (17.24%) jQuery
2 10 (17.24%) REST
3 5 (8.62%) SOAP
3 5 (8.62%) XML
3 5 (8.62%) .NET
4 3 (5.17%) J2EE
4 3 (5.17%) JSF
4 3 (5.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (18.97%) DataPower
3 10 (17.24%) Web 2.0
4 9 (15.52%) iSeries
5 6 (10.34%) AS400
6 5 (8.62%) IVR
7 3 (5.17%) Wiki
8 1 (1.72%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
1 8 (13.79%) Project Management
1 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
1 8 (13.79%) Test Strategy
1 8 (13.79%) Analytics
1 8 (13.79%) Automation Testing
1 8 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (12.07%) Change Control
2 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
2 7 (12.07%) Programme Management
3 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.62%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.17%) PRINCE
6 3 (5.17%) BCP
7 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
2 12 (20.69%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) LotusScript
4 8 (13.79%) SQL
5 5 (8.62%) Python
6 3 (5.17%) RPG
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) ABAP
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) Korn
8 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) vSphere
3 1 (1.72%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) Nagios
2 11 (18.97%) Opsview
3 6 (10.34%) Tivoli
3 6 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (10.34%) HP SIM
4 3 (5.17%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.72%) Puppet
5 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) JBoss
2 19 (32.76%) Splunk
3 10 (17.24%) Lotus
4 9 (15.52%) webMethods
4 9 (15.52%) Oracle
5 7 (12.07%) HP
6 6 (10.34%) SolarWinds
7 5 (8.62%) Cisco
8 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.90%) SAP
8 4 (6.90%) VMware
9 3 (5.17%) Software AG
10 2 (3.45%) Cognos
10 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.72%) F5
11 1 (1.72%) SaltStack
Colchester, Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago