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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 64 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 84 74 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.66% 3.68% 5.15%
As % of the Vendors category 6.68% 7.18% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 68
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 £37,800 £24,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £101,600 £62,500
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1257 1030 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.82% 51.24% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 806 1127
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 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
Watford -7 42 £60,000 +41.17% 3
Hemel Hempstead +4 19 £50,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £42,000 -
Letchworth - 3 £45,000 -
Stevenage +3 2 £45,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 97 (58.08%) WebSphere
2 95 (56.89%) Oracle
3 85 (50.90%) Windows
4 84 (50.30%) Java
5 80 (47.90%) Finance
6 79 (47.31%) SQL
7 78 (46.71%) Retail
8 76 (45.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 73 (43.71%) J2EE
10 70 (41.92%) UNIX
11 69 (41.32%) Microsoft
12 66 (39.52%) E-Commerce
13 62 (37.13%) Solaris
14 60 (35.93%) Manufacturing
15 55 (32.93%) Middleware
16 52 (31.14%) ITIL
16 52 (31.14%) HTTP
17 51 (30.54%) AIX
18 49 (29.34%) Linux
18 49 (29.34%) DB2
19 48 (28.74%) IIS
19 48 (28.74%) JDBC
20 46 (27.54%) Tomcat
20 46 (27.54%) VMware
20 46 (27.54%) IBM HTTP Server
21 41 (24.55%) MQSeries
22 37 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
23 35 (20.96%) MS Office
24 34 (20.36%) Perl
25 33 (19.76%) FTP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 97 (58.08%) WebSphere
2 76 (45.51%) WebSphere Application Server
3 48 (28.74%) IIS
4 46 (27.54%) Tomcat
4 46 (27.54%) IBM HTTP Server
5 41 (24.55%) MQSeries
6 16 (9.58%) OpenEdge
7 15 (8.98%) MS Exchange
8 12 (7.19%) WebLogic
9 9 (5.39%) Lync
9 9 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (4.79%) Apache
11 6 (3.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (3.59%) SharePoint
12 4 (2.40%) Tuxedo
12 4 (2.40%) SAS
12 4 (2.40%) iPlanet
12 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (2.40%) GlassFish
Applications
1 35 (20.96%) MS Office
2 20 (11.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (3.59%) Tridion
3 2 (1.20%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.20%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (1.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.60%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.60%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 52 (31.14%) HTTP
2 33 (19.76%) FTP
3 21 (12.57%) Internet
4 19 (11.38%) SAN
4 19 (11.38%) Firewall
5 14 (8.38%) Wireless
6 10 (5.99%) NAS
6 10 (5.99%) LAN
6 10 (5.99%) VoIP
6 10 (5.99%) WAN
7 8 (4.79%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.19%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (4.19%) MPLS
9 5 (2.99%) VPN
9 5 (2.99%) Ethernet
10 4 (2.40%) DNS
10 4 (2.40%) SSL
10 4 (2.40%) NetScaler
11 3 (1.80%) VLAN
11 3 (1.80%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (29.34%) DB2
2 23 (13.77%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (11.38%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.99%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.40%) Big Data
8 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.80%) MySQL
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.20%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 15 (8.98%) JUnit
1 15 (8.98%) Eclipse
1 15 (8.98%) Subversion
2 13 (7.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 11 (6.59%) Ant
4 8 (4.79%) Log4j
5 7 (4.19%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (4.19%) Rational Application Developer
6 3 (1.80%) Maven
7 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.20%) Hudson
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.60%) NUnit
General
1 80 (47.90%) Finance
2 78 (46.71%) Retail
3 60 (35.93%) Manufacturing
4 12 (7.19%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.80%) Marketing
5 3 (1.80%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (30.54%) Consultant
2 46 (27.54%) Analyst
3 36 (21.56%) Support Analyst
4 34 (20.36%) Operations Analyst
5 32 (19.16%) Operations Support Analyst
6 25 (14.97%) Junior
7 17 (10.18%) Developer
7 17 (10.18%) Senior Consultant
8 16 (9.58%) Architect
8 16 (9.58%) DBA
8 16 (9.58%) Java Developer
8 16 (9.58%) SQL DBA
9 15 (8.98%) Junior Analyst
10 13 (7.78%) Junior Support Analyst
11 10 (5.99%) Junior DBA
11 10 (5.99%) Administrator
12 9 (5.39%) Project Manager
13 8 (4.79%) WebSphere Consultant
14 7 (4.19%) Server Specialist
14 7 (4.19%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (43.71%) J2EE
2 55 (32.93%) Middleware
3 48 (28.74%) JDBC
4 25 (14.97%) HTML
5 21 (12.57%) JSP
5 21 (12.57%) XHTML
6 17 (10.18%) CSS
7 16 (9.58%) XML
7 16 (9.58%) Servlets
8 15 (8.98%) JMS
8 15 (8.98%) Struts
9 14 (8.38%) EJB
9 14 (8.38%) .NET
10 13 (7.78%) JSTL
11 8 (4.79%) XSLT
11 8 (4.79%) XMLBeans
11 8 (4.79%) Ajax
12 7 (4.19%) Java EE
12 7 (4.19%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (2.99%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.39%) Web 2.0
3 7 (4.19%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.99%) Open Source
4 5 (2.99%) Replication
5 4 (2.40%) Clustering
5 4 (2.40%) PKI
6 3 (1.80%) EFT
7 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.20%) AS400
7 2 (1.20%) Tandem
7 2 (1.20%) VSAM
7 2 (1.20%) User Experience
7 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 85 (50.90%) Windows
2 70 (41.92%) UNIX
3 62 (37.13%) Solaris
4 51 (30.54%) AIX
5 49 (29.34%) Linux
6 15 (8.98%) HPUX
7 12 (7.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.80%) zOS
9 3 (1.80%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.20%) MVS
10 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (39.52%) E-Commerce
2 52 (31.14%) ITIL
3 27 (16.17%) Project Management
4 23 (13.77%) Problem Management
5 22 (13.17%) Migration
6 16 (9.58%) SOA
7 15 (8.98%) MVC
7 15 (8.98%) Content Management
8 14 (8.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (8.38%) Change Control
8 14 (8.38%) ETL
9 13 (7.78%) RAD
9 13 (7.78%) Time Management
9 13 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (7.19%) Data Management
11 11 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (6.59%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.39%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.79%) Performance Management
13 8 (4.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 84 (50.30%) Java
2 79 (47.31%) SQL
3 34 (20.36%) Perl
4 33 (19.76%) Bash Shell
5 25 (14.97%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.79%) XPath
7 5 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.99%) Python
8 4 (2.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 4 (2.40%) Jython
9 3 (1.80%) C
10 2 (1.20%) C++
10 2 (1.20%) COBOL
10 2 (1.20%) REXX
10 2 (1.20%) VBA
10 2 (1.20%) JCL
11 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.60%) Tcl
11 1 (0.60%) C#
11 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.77%) Degree
2 18 (10.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (10.18%) Security Cleared
4 14 (8.38%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.38%) MCITP
5 12 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (6.59%) MCSE
6 11 (6.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (5.39%) Sun Certification
8 8 (4.79%) CCNP
8 8 (4.79%) CCNA
9 7 (4.19%) MCTS
9 7 (4.19%) VCAP
10 5 (2.99%) NCDA
10 5 (2.99%) IBM Certification
10 5 (2.99%) MCP
11 4 (2.40%) NCIE
12 3 (1.80%) VCP5
12 3 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.80%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (13.77%) Hyper-V
3 19 (11.38%) Active Directory
4 15 (8.98%) vSphere
5 12 (7.19%) XenApp
6 7 (4.19%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.99%) SRDF
7 5 (2.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (2.40%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.40%) NFS
8 4 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.80%) XenServer
10 2 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (1.20%) RACF
10 2 (1.20%) ACF2
11 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.60%) Samba
11 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (10.78%) Tivoli
2 8 (4.79%) SCOM
3 6 (3.59%) SCCM
4 5 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (2.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (1.80%) BMC Performance Manager
7 2 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.60%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.60%) OpenView
8 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.60%) Novell Identity Manager
8 1 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 95 (56.89%) Oracle
2 69 (41.32%) Microsoft
3 46 (27.54%) VMware
4 31 (18.56%) HP
5 29 (17.37%) Cisco
6 25 (14.97%) EMC
7 18 (10.78%) Dell
8 17 (10.18%) NetApp
9 15 (8.98%) Citrix
10 14 (8.38%) Juniper
10 14 (8.38%) SAP
11 11 (6.59%) Sun
12 10 (5.99%) BMC
12 10 (5.99%) WatchGuard
13 9 (5.39%) CA
13 9 (5.39%) Hitachi
13 9 (5.39%) TIBCO
14 8 (4.79%) Interwoven
15 7 (4.19%) Hyperion
15 7 (4.19%) Informatica
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