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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 74 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 87 85 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.61% 3.44% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 7.08% 6.40% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 25
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -3.33%
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
1228 1329 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.00% 53.72% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1093 812
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +6 74 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead -7 2 - -
Letchworth - 2 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £55,750 -
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 £45,000 -10.00%
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 103 (65.61%) Java
2 93 (59.24%) WebSphere
3 89 (56.69%) Oracle
4 82 (52.23%) SQL
5 74 (47.13%) Windows
6 66 (42.04%) Microsoft
7 62 (39.49%) Linux
8 59 (37.58%) J2EE
9 58 (36.94%) UNIX
10 57 (36.31%) DB2
11 54 (34.39%) WebSphere Application Server
12 52 (33.12%) Tomcat
13 45 (28.66%) Apache
13 45 (28.66%) HTML
14 44 (28.03%) JavaScript
15 41 (26.11%) AIX
16 39 (24.84%) E-Commerce
17 36 (22.93%) Solaris
18 35 (22.29%) CSS
18 35 (22.29%) Finance
19 34 (21.66%) Perl
19 34 (21.66%) MySQL
19 34 (21.66%) XML
20 33 (21.02%) MVC
20 33 (21.02%) Retail
21 32 (20.38%) Spring
21 32 (20.38%) HTTP
22 31 (19.75%) ITIL
23 30 (19.11%) Problem Management
24 27 (17.20%) VMware

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 93 (59.24%) WebSphere
2 54 (34.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 52 (33.12%) Tomcat
4 45 (28.66%) Apache
5 27 (17.20%) Apache ServiceMix
6 21 (13.38%) IIS
7 19 (12.10%) MQSeries
8 14 (8.92%) JBoss
9 13 (8.28%) IBM HTTP Server
10 11 (7.01%) WebLogic
11 10 (6.37%) OpenStack
12 9 (5.73%) Drupal
13 5 (3.18%) SugarCRM
14 4 (2.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (1.91%) Apache Solr
15 3 (1.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
17 1 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 16 (10.19%) MS Office
2 13 (8.28%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.27%) MS Project
4 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (6.37%) Maximo
2 9 (5.73%) Magento
3 8 (5.10%) Fredhopper
4 5 (3.18%) Unica
5 4 (2.55%) CA PPM
6 2 (1.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.64%) Primavera
7 1 (0.64%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.10%) IaaS
3 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.38%) HTTP
2 25 (15.92%) Internet
3 14 (8.92%) FTP
4 12 (7.64%) SAN
5 11 (7.01%) NAS
5 11 (7.01%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (5.10%) iSCSI
7 7 (4.46%) HTTPS
8 4 (2.55%) VLAN
9 3 (1.91%) SSL
9 3 (1.91%) DHCP
9 3 (1.91%) DNS
10 2 (1.27%) Telnet
10 2 (1.27%) Firewall
10 2 (1.27%) SSH
10 2 (1.27%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (36.31%) DB2
2 34 (21.66%) MySQL
3 27 (17.20%) SQL Server
4 25 (15.92%) Oracle Database
5 10 (6.37%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.37%) DbVisualizer
5 10 (6.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.18%) Cognos Query Studio
9 5 (3.18%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 5 (3.18%) Cognos Report Studio
9 5 (3.18%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 5 (3.18%) Cognos Event Studio
10 4 (2.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (16.56%) Eclipse
2 20 (12.74%) JUnit
3 19 (12.10%) Subversion
4 17 (10.83%) Ant
4 17 (10.83%) LoadRunner
5 16 (10.19%) Maven
6 13 (8.28%) Rational Application Developer
6 13 (8.28%) HP UFT
6 13 (8.28%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 7 (4.46%) JMeter
8 4 (2.55%) Log4j
9 2 (1.27%) Toad
9 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.27%) JIRA
9 2 (1.27%) Firebug
10 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (22.29%) Finance
2 33 (21.02%) Retail
3 8 (5.10%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.82%) Marketing
5 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.91%) Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (31.21%) Developer
2 38 (24.20%) Analyst
3 32 (20.38%) Java Developer
4 26 (16.56%) Support Analyst
5 24 (15.29%) Architect
6 22 (14.01%) Consultant
7 14 (8.92%) Operations Analyst
7 14 (8.92%) Operations Support Analyst
8 13 (8.28%) Java Consultant
8 13 (8.28%) Support Consultant
9 12 (7.64%) Tester
9 12 (7.64%) Cloud Architect
10 8 (5.10%) WebSphere Consultant
10 8 (5.10%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.10%) Applications Support
10 8 (5.10%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 6 (3.82%) Applications Support Analyst
13 5 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (37.58%) J2EE
2 45 (28.66%) HTML
3 35 (22.29%) CSS
4 34 (21.66%) XML
5 32 (20.38%) Spring
6 27 (17.20%) JDBC
7 26 (16.56%) Web Services
8 25 (15.92%) Struts
9 22 (14.01%) JMS
10 21 (13.38%) Spring MVC
10 21 (13.38%) XHTML
10 21 (13.38%) JSP
11 19 (12.10%) REST
12 18 (11.46%) .NET
13 14 (8.92%) WebSphere MQ
14 13 (8.28%) JSTL
14 13 (8.28%) Servlets
15 12 (7.64%) jQuery
16 10 (6.37%) Flash
17 8 (5.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.46%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.92%) Replication
4 11 (7.01%) iSeries
5 8 (5.10%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (5.10%) Clustering
6 6 (3.82%) PKI
7 5 (3.18%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.55%) Web 2.0
8 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.55%) EMC VNX
8 4 (2.55%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.91%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.27%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.27%) LPAR
10 2 (1.27%) AS400
10 2 (1.27%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.64%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 74 (47.13%) Windows
2 62 (39.49%) Linux
3 58 (36.94%) UNIX
4 41 (26.11%) AIX
5 36 (22.93%) Solaris
6 9 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.10%) Windows XP
7 8 (5.10%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.82%) HPUX
9 4 (2.55%) VMS
9 4 (2.55%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.84%) E-Commerce
2 33 (21.02%) MVC
3 31 (19.75%) ITIL
4 30 (19.11%) Problem Management
5 21 (13.38%) Web Development
6 20 (12.74%) Automated Testing
7 17 (10.83%) Content Management
8 15 (9.55%) Migration
8 15 (9.55%) Capacity Management
9 14 (8.92%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (8.92%) Asset Management
9 14 (8.92%) OO
10 13 (8.28%) RAD
10 13 (8.28%) Regression Testing
10 13 (8.28%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (7.64%) SDLC
11 12 (7.64%) Data Protection
11 12 (7.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (7.01%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (65.61%) Java
2 82 (52.23%) SQL
3 44 (28.03%) JavaScript
4 34 (21.66%) Perl
5 27 (17.20%) Bash Shell
6 14 (8.92%) PHP
7 13 (8.28%) C++
8 10 (6.37%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.46%) AWK
10 5 (3.18%) Python
10 5 (3.18%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.55%) XPath
12 3 (1.91%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 3 (1.91%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.27%) Jython
13 2 (1.27%) VBScript
13 2 (1.27%) VB
13 2 (1.27%) VBA
14 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (8.28%) Sun Certification
2 10 (6.37%) Degree
3 4 (2.55%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.27%) ISEB
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.37%) SLA
2 5 (3.18%) QA
3 3 (1.91%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.01%) Hyper-V
2 11 (7.01%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.10%) VMware ESX
4 7 (4.46%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (4.46%) vCloud
5 4 (2.55%) SRDF
5 4 (2.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (1.91%) NFS
6 3 (1.91%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (1.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.10%) BMC PATROL
1 8 (5.10%) vMotion
2 6 (3.82%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.55%) EMC VPLEX
3 4 (2.55%) SnapMirror
3 4 (2.55%) SnapVault
3 4 (2.55%) SCCM
4 3 (1.91%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.27%) Ansible
5 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.27%) Puppet
5 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.27%) WSUS
6 1 (0.64%) Control-M
6 1 (0.64%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 89 (56.69%) Oracle
2 66 (42.04%) Microsoft
3 27 (17.20%) VMware
4 26 (16.56%) Sun
4 26 (16.56%) HP
5 10 (6.37%) hybris
6 9 (5.73%) BMC
7 8 (5.10%) Adobe
7 8 (5.10%) Cognos
7 8 (5.10%) Cisco
7 8 (5.10%) Intershop
7 8 (5.10%) Endeca
7 8 (5.10%) OpenLink
7 8 (5.10%) ATG
7 8 (5.10%) Demandware
8 6 (3.82%) Hitachi
8 6 (3.82%) EMC
9 5 (3.18%) Dell
10 4 (2.55%) Interwoven
10 4 (2.55%) Fujitsu
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