The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 81 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing IBM 66 76 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.67% 2.85% 3.44%
As % of the Vendors category 5.51% 5.32% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 30 42 35
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £40,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,559 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1197 1428 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.34% 53.62% 49.92%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1152 1050
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
East of England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -13 40 £52,500 +13.51% 2
Rickmansworth +21 5 £45,000 -25.69%
Stevenage - 5 - -
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £33,000 -37.14%
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 77 (64.17%) Java
2 70 (58.33%) Finance
3 67 (55.83%) J2EE
4 64 (53.33%) Retail
5 62 (51.67%) WebSphere
6 61 (50.83%) E-Commerce
7 57 (47.50%) Oracle
7 57 (47.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 57 (47.50%) UNIX
8 55 (45.83%) Windows
9 54 (45.00%) SQL
10 53 (44.17%) HTTP
11 52 (43.33%) DB2
11 52 (43.33%) Microsoft
12 51 (42.50%) Manufacturing
13 46 (38.33%) Solaris
14 44 (36.67%) Linux
14 44 (36.67%) JDBC
15 41 (34.17%) Middleware
16 40 (33.33%) AIX
16 40 (33.33%) Tomcat
17 36 (30.00%) IIS
17 36 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
18 34 (28.33%) MS Office
18 34 (28.33%) MQSeries
18 34 (28.33%) FTP
19 31 (25.83%) Perl
20 27 (22.50%) ITIL
20 27 (22.50%) Bash Shell
21 24 (20.00%) HTML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (51.67%) WebSphere
2 57 (47.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 40 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 36 (30.00%) IIS
4 36 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 34 (28.33%) MQSeries
6 13 (10.83%) Apache
7 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (6.67%) Lync
7 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (6.67%) MS Exchange
7 8 (6.67%) SAS
8 7 (5.83%) WebLogic
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (28.33%) MS Office
2 14 (11.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Maximo
1 2 (1.67%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.67%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (44.17%) HTTP
2 34 (28.33%) FTP
3 20 (16.67%) SAN
4 16 (13.33%) Firewall
5 13 (10.83%) iSCSI
6 10 (8.33%) VPN
6 10 (8.33%) Internet
7 8 (6.67%) NAS
7 8 (6.67%) NetScaler
8 4 (3.33%) DNS
8 4 (3.33%) SNMP
8 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (43.33%) DB2
2 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.50%) Big Data
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) JUnit
1 8 (6.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 8 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 8 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
2 4 (3.33%) Ant
3 3 (2.50%) AppScan
4 2 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 70 (58.33%) Finance
2 64 (53.33%) Retail
3 51 (42.50%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Billing
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (35.83%) Consultant
2 39 (32.50%) Analyst
3 34 (28.33%) Support Analyst
3 34 (28.33%) Operations Analyst
3 34 (28.33%) Operations Support Analyst
4 19 (15.83%) Junior
5 17 (14.17%) Junior Analyst
6 15 (12.50%) Junior Support Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (9.17%) Developer
9 10 (8.33%) Project Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (7.50%) Senior Consultant
11 8 (6.67%) Java Consultant
11 8 (6.67%) WebSphere Consultant
11 8 (6.67%) Architect
11 8 (6.67%) Support Consultant
12 7 (5.83%) Service Manager
12 7 (5.83%) Middleware Engineer
13 6 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (55.83%) J2EE
2 44 (36.67%) JDBC
3 41 (34.17%) Middleware
4 24 (20.00%) HTML
5 22 (18.33%) JSP
5 22 (18.33%) CSS
6 16 (13.33%) XHTML
7 10 (8.33%) Struts
7 10 (8.33%) Servlets
8 8 (6.67%) EJB
8 8 (6.67%) XML
8 8 (6.67%) JSTL
9 4 (3.33%) SOAP
10 2 (1.67%) .NET
10 2 (1.67%) WebCenter
10 2 (1.67%) Spring
10 2 (1.67%) Ajax
10 2 (1.67%) JMS
10 2 (1.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.67%) PKI
5 1 (0.83%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.83%) Handset
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) Open Source
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.83%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 57 (47.50%) UNIX
2 55 (45.83%) Windows
3 46 (38.33%) Solaris
4 44 (36.67%) Linux
5 40 (33.33%) AIX
6 3 (2.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (50.83%) E-Commerce
2 27 (22.50%) ITIL
3 20 (16.67%) Migration
4 18 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 17 (14.17%) Time Management
6 16 (13.33%) MVC
7 14 (11.67%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.33%) Change Management
8 10 (8.33%) Content Management
8 10 (8.33%) Web Development
9 8 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.67%) Network Design
9 8 (6.67%) RAD
10 7 (5.83%) SOA
10 7 (5.83%) Service Management
10 7 (5.83%) Release Management
10 7 (5.83%) High Availability
11 6 (5.00%) Project Management
12 5 (4.17%) Business Continuity
12 5 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 77 (64.17%) Java
2 54 (45.00%) SQL
3 31 (25.83%) Perl
4 27 (22.50%) Bash Shell
5 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.00%) PHP
6 6 (5.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 6 (5.00%) Python
6 6 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.17%) C
8 4 (3.33%) Korn
9 2 (1.67%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.67%) COBOL
9 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (16.67%) Degree
2 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (11.67%) MCITP
4 12 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (8.33%) MCSE
5 10 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.33%) NCDA
6 9 (7.50%) NCIE
6 9 (7.50%) VCAP
6 9 (7.50%) CCNP
6 9 (7.50%) CCNA
7 6 (5.00%) Sun Certification
8 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) MBA
9 1 (0.83%) GIAC
9 1 (0.83%) CCA
9 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.83%) CISSP
9 1 (0.83%) EnCE
9 1 (0.83%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 15 (12.50%) vSphere
2 14 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.83%) XenApp
3 13 (10.83%) XenDesktop
4 8 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.17%) XenServer
6 2 (1.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.83%) SRDF
7 1 (0.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.83%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) SCOM
2 11 (9.17%) Tivoli
3 8 (6.67%) SCCM
4 4 (3.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 4 (3.33%) Netcool
4 4 (3.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (3.33%) Control-M
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (47.50%) Oracle
2 52 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (20.00%) HP
4 22 (18.33%) NetApp
5 20 (16.67%) VMware
6 18 (15.00%) EMC
7 14 (11.67%) Citrix
8 13 (10.83%) Dell
8 13 (10.83%) Cisco
9 11 (9.17%) Juniper
10 8 (6.67%) WatchGuard
11 7 (5.83%) Fujitsu
12 6 (5.00%) 3PAR
12 6 (5.00%) Sun
13 4 (3.33%) Hitachi
14 3 (2.50%) Symantec
14 3 (2.50%) Thunderhead
14 3 (2.50%) Sybase
15 2 (1.67%) JBoss
15 2 (1.67%) Cognos
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