The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 56 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 98 66 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.15% 3.33% 4.24%
As % of the Vendors category 7.52% 7.07% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 32 71
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £24,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,750 £70,000 £60,000
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1303 934 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.12% 47.10% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 747 1207
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Hertfordshire region.

IBM Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

IBM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford -2 50 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Hemel Hempstead - 21 £71,250 - 3
Welwyn Garden City +11 7 £42,000 -
Letchworth - 3 £45,000 -
Stevenage +7 2 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £65,000 -
Tring - 1 £41,000 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 111 (61.67%) WebSphere
2 98 (54.44%) Oracle
3 91 (50.56%) Java
4 85 (47.22%) Windows
5 84 (46.67%) SQL
6 83 (46.11%) Finance
7 81 (45.00%) Retail
7 81 (45.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 76 (42.22%) J2EE
9 69 (38.33%) E-Commerce
10 65 (36.11%) UNIX
11 63 (35.00%) Microsoft
12 59 (32.78%) Manufacturing
13 54 (30.00%) ITIL
13 54 (30.00%) Solaris
14 52 (28.89%) DB2
14 52 (28.89%) HTTP
15 51 (28.33%) Middleware
16 49 (27.22%) Linux
17 47 (26.11%) IIS
18 44 (24.44%) Tomcat
19 43 (23.89%) IBM HTTP Server
20 42 (23.33%) AIX
20 42 (23.33%) JDBC
21 40 (22.22%) MQSeries
22 39 (21.67%) VMware
23 33 (18.33%) Perl
24 32 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
24 32 (17.78%) Bash Shell
25 30 (16.67%) MS Office

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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
1 111 (61.67%) WebSphere
2 81 (45.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 47 (26.11%) IIS
4 44 (24.44%) Tomcat
5 43 (23.89%) IBM HTTP Server
6 40 (22.22%) MQSeries
7 21 (11.67%) OpenEdge
8 20 (11.11%) WebLogic
9 12 (6.67%) MS Exchange
10 11 (6.11%) JBoss
11 9 (5.00%) Apache
12 7 (3.89%) iPlanet
13 6 (3.33%) GlassFish
14 5 (2.78%) Lync
14 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (2.78%) Tuxedo
14 5 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (16.67%) MS Office
2 16 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) MS Project
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (3.33%) Tridion
2 6 (3.33%) Magento
3 4 (2.22%) Temenos T24
4 2 (1.11%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (1.11%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (28.89%) HTTP
2 27 (15.00%) FTP
3 23 (12.78%) Internet
4 18 (10.00%) SAN
5 14 (7.78%) Wireless
5 14 (7.78%) Firewall
6 10 (5.56%) LAN
6 10 (5.56%) VoIP
6 10 (5.56%) WAN
6 10 (5.56%) NAS
7 9 (5.00%) SSL
8 8 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (3.89%) MPLS
10 6 (3.33%) ATM
11 5 (2.78%) Ethernet
12 4 (2.22%) DNS
13 3 (1.67%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.67%) VPLS
13 3 (1.67%) VLAN
13 3 (1.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (28.89%) DB2
2 30 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.78%) MySQL
8 4 (2.22%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.11%) Cognos Query Studio
9 2 (1.11%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (1.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (1.11%) Big Data
9 2 (1.11%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) ActiveReports
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 17 (9.44%) JUnit
2 17 (9.44%) Subversion
3 14 (7.78%) Ant
4 13 (7.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 10 (5.56%) Log4j
6 7 (3.89%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (3.89%) Rational Application Developer
7 6 (3.33%) Maven
8 5 (2.78%) Hudson
8 5 (2.78%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.78%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.67%) NUnit
10 2 (1.11%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 83 (46.11%) Finance
2 81 (45.00%) Retail
3 59 (32.78%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.44%) Games
5 8 (4.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (26.11%) Consultant
2 43 (23.89%) Analyst
3 33 (18.33%) Support Analyst
4 28 (15.56%) Operations Analyst
5 26 (14.44%) Operations Support Analyst
6 25 (13.89%) Junior
7 24 (13.33%) Developer
8 21 (11.67%) DBA
8 21 (11.67%) SQL DBA
9 19 (10.56%) Java Developer
9 19 (10.56%) Architect
10 15 (8.33%) Junior DBA
10 15 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
11 12 (6.67%) Support Specialist
11 12 (6.67%) Applications Support
11 12 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
11 12 (6.67%) Server Support
11 12 (6.67%) Project Manager
11 12 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
11 12 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (42.22%) J2EE
2 51 (28.33%) Middleware
3 42 (23.33%) JDBC
4 27 (15.00%) HTML
5 22 (12.22%) XML
6 21 (11.67%) XHTML
6 21 (11.67%) JSP
7 20 (11.11%) JMS
8 19 (10.56%) CSS
9 18 (10.00%) Servlets
9 18 (10.00%) .NET
10 17 (9.44%) Struts
11 14 (7.78%) EJB
12 13 (7.22%) JSTL
13 11 (6.11%) Web Services
13 11 (6.11%) XSLT
14 10 (5.56%) XMLBeans
14 10 (5.56%) Ajax
15 7 (3.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 7 (3.89%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.56%) Web 2.0
3 9 (5.00%) Open Source
4 7 (3.89%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.89%) PKI
5 6 (3.33%) Replication
5 6 (3.33%) EFT
6 4 (2.22%) Clustering
6 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.67%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.11%) VSAM
8 2 (1.11%) Tandem
8 2 (1.11%) AS400
8 2 (1.11%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.11%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) iSeries
9 1 (0.56%) Statistics
9 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 85 (47.22%) Windows
2 65 (36.11%) UNIX
3 54 (30.00%) Solaris
4 49 (27.22%) Linux
5 42 (23.33%) AIX
6 14 (7.78%) HPUX
7 13 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.22%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.22%) zOS
10 3 (1.67%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.67%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.11%) MVS
12 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.56%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (38.33%) E-Commerce
2 54 (30.00%) ITIL
3 27 (15.00%) Project Management
4 25 (13.89%) Problem Management
5 21 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (10.00%) Time Management
7 18 (10.00%) Change Control
7 18 (10.00%) Content Management
7 18 (10.00%) SOA
8 17 (9.44%) Migration
9 15 (8.33%) MVC
10 14 (7.78%) ETL
10 14 (7.78%) Waterfall
10 14 (7.78%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (7.22%) Mentoring
11 13 (7.22%) RAD
12 12 (6.67%) Data Management
12 12 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 91 (50.56%) Java
2 84 (46.67%) SQL
3 33 (18.33%) Perl
4 32 (17.78%) Bash Shell
5 27 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.56%) XPath
7 5 (2.78%) Jython
8 3 (1.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.67%) Python
8 3 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.67%) C++
9 2 (1.11%) COBOL
9 2 (1.11%) VBA
9 2 (1.11%) JCL
9 2 (1.11%) REXX
9 2 (1.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) Ruby
10 1 (0.56%) Tcl
10 1 (0.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 24 (13.33%) Degree
2 15 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.78%) SC Cleared
3 14 (7.78%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.11%) Sun Certification
5 8 (4.44%) MCITP
6 7 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.33%) IBM Certification
7 6 (3.33%) MCSE
7 6 (3.33%) MCTS
8 5 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.78%) MCP
9 4 (2.22%) CCNA
10 3 (1.67%) VCP4
10 3 (1.67%) VCP5
10 3 (1.67%) CCNP
11 2 (1.11%) VCAP
11 2 (1.11%) MBCS
12 1 (0.56%) CCSA
12 1 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.22%) SLA
2 3 (1.67%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 32 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (12.78%) Active Directory
3 19 (10.56%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.11%) vSphere
5 8 (4.44%) XenApp
6 6 (3.33%) NFS
6 6 (3.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (2.78%) SRDF
8 3 (1.67%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.11%) RACF
9 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (1.11%) ACF2
9 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 2 (1.11%) XenServer
9 2 (1.11%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.56%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.56%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.56%) Xen
10 1 (0.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.78%) BMC Performance Manager
2 5 (2.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 5 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.67%) SCOM
3 3 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.11%) Novell Identity Manager
4 2 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.11%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 98 (54.44%) Oracle
2 63 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 39 (21.67%) VMware
4 26 (14.44%) HP
5 24 (13.33%) Cisco
6 21 (11.67%) EMC
7 17 (9.44%) Sun
8 13 (7.22%) SAP
8 13 (7.22%) NetApp
8 13 (7.22%) TIBCO
9 11 (6.11%) BMC
10 10 (5.56%) Citrix
10 10 (5.56%) Dell
10 10 (5.56%) Interwoven
11 9 (5.00%) Brocade
11 9 (5.00%) CA
12 8 (4.44%) Red Hat
13 7 (3.89%) Talend
13 7 (3.89%) NetIQ
13 7 (3.89%) Hitachi
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Excellent package and opportunity
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Superb benefits + bonus package
Posted: 18 days ago