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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 67 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 78 74 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.76% 3.54% 4.66%
As % of the Vendors category 6.85% 7.12% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 70
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £42,500 £42,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,650 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
1138 1039 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.92% 49.69% 54.81%
Number of salaries quoted 899 777 1188
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,644 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 52 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Rickmansworth -7 6 £75,000 +47.71% 1
Royston - 2 £46,250 -
Stevenage +28 1 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -20 1 £47,500 +43.93%
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 122 (61.31%) WebSphere
2 119 (59.80%) Java
3 101 (50.75%) Oracle
4 93 (46.73%) SQL
5 85 (42.71%) J2EE
6 82 (41.21%) DB2
7 80 (40.20%) Finance
8 79 (39.70%) Retail
9 78 (39.20%) WebSphere Application Server
10 75 (37.69%) E-Commerce
11 72 (36.18%) Windows
12 66 (33.17%) MQSeries
13 65 (32.66%) UNIX
14 59 (29.65%) Linux
14 59 (29.65%) Microsoft
15 53 (26.63%) XML
16 49 (24.62%) HTTP
16 49 (24.62%) Degree
17 48 (24.12%) ITIL
18 42 (21.11%) Problem Management
19 41 (20.60%) Relational Database
19 41 (20.60%) Web Services
20 40 (20.10%) WebLogic
20 40 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
21 38 (19.10%) Spring
22 37 (18.59%) Tomcat
22 37 (18.59%) JMS
23 35 (17.59%) Solaris
23 35 (17.59%) JavaScript
23 35 (17.59%) HTML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 122 (61.31%) WebSphere
2 78 (39.20%) WebSphere Application Server
3 66 (33.17%) MQSeries
4 40 (20.10%) WebLogic
5 37 (18.59%) Tomcat
6 32 (16.08%) IIS
7 21 (10.55%) IBM HTTP Server
8 14 (7.04%) Apache Solr
9 13 (6.53%) JBoss
9 13 (6.53%) MS Exchange
10 12 (6.03%) OpenEdge
11 10 (5.03%) Adobe CQ
12 8 (4.02%) Apache
13 6 (3.02%) Drupal
14 4 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (1.51%) Lync
15 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (1.51%) iPlanet
Applications
1 22 (11.06%) MS Office
2 20 (10.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (5.53%) Magento
2 8 (4.02%) Maximo
2 8 (4.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (3.52%) CA PPM
4 4 (2.01%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.01%) Temenos T24
5 3 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.01%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) PaaS
2 2 (1.01%) IaaS
2 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (24.62%) HTTP
2 26 (13.07%) Internet
3 25 (12.56%) SSL
4 19 (9.55%) SAN
5 17 (8.54%) FTP
6 11 (5.53%) NAS
7 8 (4.02%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (3.02%) VLAN
8 6 (3.02%) ATM
9 5 (2.51%) VoIP
9 5 (2.51%) LDAP
9 5 (2.51%) Wireless
10 4 (2.01%) HTTPS
10 4 (2.01%) TCP/IP
11 3 (1.51%) WAN
11 3 (1.51%) LAN
11 3 (1.51%) Firewall
12 2 (1.01%) VPLS
12 2 (1.01%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.01%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (41.21%) DB2
2 41 (20.60%) Relational Database
3 31 (15.58%) SQL Server
4 25 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (6.03%) DbVisualizer
6 11 (5.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (5.53%) MySQL
6 11 (5.53%) Oracle Database
7 10 (5.03%) Cognos Query Studio
7 10 (5.03%) Cognos Report Studio
7 10 (5.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 10 (5.03%) RDBMS
8 9 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (4.52%) ActiveReports
9 7 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (3.52%) Cognos Event Studio
Development Applications
1 16 (8.04%) LoadRunner
2 14 (7.04%) Maven
3 13 (6.53%) Ant
3 13 (6.53%) JUnit
4 12 (6.03%) Eclipse
4 12 (6.03%) QuickTest Pro
4 12 (6.03%) Subversion
5 10 (5.03%) Log4j
6 6 (3.02%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.51%) Hudson
7 5 (2.51%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.01%) JMeter
9 3 (1.51%) NUnit
9 3 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (1.01%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.50%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 80 (40.20%) Finance
2 79 (39.70%) Retail
3 21 (10.55%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.53%) Games
5 7 (3.52%) Banking
5 7 (3.52%) Marketing
6 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (19.60%) Architect
2 38 (19.10%) Analyst
3 32 (16.08%) Developer
4 30 (15.08%) Support Analyst
5 24 (12.06%) Consultant
6 19 (9.55%) Java Developer
7 16 (8.04%) Operations Analyst
7 16 (8.04%) Operations Support Analyst
8 15 (7.54%) Enterprise Architect
9 14 (7.04%) Support Manager
9 14 (7.04%) Applications Support
9 14 (7.04%) Tester
9 14 (7.04%) Junior
10 12 (6.03%) Applications Specialist
10 12 (6.03%) DBA
10 12 (6.03%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.03%) Server Support
10 12 (6.03%) Support Specialist
10 12 (6.03%) Server Support Specialist
10 12 (6.03%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (42.71%) J2EE
2 53 (26.63%) XML
3 41 (20.60%) Web Services
4 38 (19.10%) Spring
5 37 (18.59%) JMS
6 35 (17.59%) HTML
7 33 (16.58%) Middleware
8 28 (14.07%) RESTful
9 26 (13.07%) Application Packaging
10 21 (10.55%) JDBC
11 19 (9.55%) CSS
12 18 (9.05%) Servlets
13 15 (7.54%) .NET
14 13 (6.53%) XSLT
15 12 (6.03%) Flash
15 12 (6.03%) SOAP
15 12 (6.03%) REST
16 11 (5.53%) Struts
16 11 (5.53%) JSON
17 10 (5.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.57%) Open Source
2 26 (13.07%) PKI
3 25 (12.56%) Management Information System
4 23 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (8.04%) SWIFT
6 10 (5.03%) Web 2.0
6 10 (5.03%) Replication
7 8 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (3.02%) EFT
9 4 (2.01%) User Experience
10 3 (1.51%) Tandem
10 3 (1.51%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.51%) AS400
10 3 (1.51%) PMI
11 2 (1.01%) EPoS
11 2 (1.01%) Statistics
11 2 (1.01%) Online Gambling
12 1 (0.50%) iSeries
12 1 (0.50%) LPAR
12 1 (0.50%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 72 (36.18%) Windows
2 65 (32.66%) UNIX
3 59 (29.65%) Linux
4 35 (17.59%) Solaris
5 30 (15.08%) AIX
6 11 (5.53%) HPUX
7 9 (4.52%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.52%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.50%) OS/400
11 1 (0.50%) zOS
11 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (37.69%) E-Commerce
2 48 (24.12%) ITIL
3 42 (21.11%) Problem Management
4 40 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (14.57%) Waterfall
6 24 (12.06%) Time Management
7 22 (11.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (11.06%) Project Management
8 21 (10.55%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (9.05%) Automated Testing
10 16 (8.04%) Capacity Management
11 15 (7.54%) Data Protection
11 15 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (6.53%) Change Management
14 12 (6.03%) Regression Testing
14 12 (6.03%) SOA
14 12 (6.03%) OO
14 12 (6.03%) Content Management
14 12 (6.03%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (59.80%) Java
2 93 (46.73%) SQL
3 35 (17.59%) JavaScript
4 23 (11.56%) Perl
5 21 (10.55%) PL/SQL
6 18 (9.05%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.03%) XPath
8 8 (4.02%) C++
9 7 (3.52%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.02%) PHP
11 4 (2.01%) AWK
12 2 (1.01%) Jython
12 2 (1.01%) Python
12 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.01%) C#
13 1 (0.50%) C
13 1 (0.50%) RPG
13 1 (0.50%) Ruby
13 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (24.62%) Degree
2 12 (6.03%) ISEB
2 12 (6.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.53%) Sun Certification
4 8 (4.02%) IBM Certification
5 7 (3.52%) MCITP
5 7 (3.52%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.02%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.02%) MCSE
7 5 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.01%) VCP5
8 4 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.51%) MCTS
9 3 (1.51%) CCNA
9 3 (1.51%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.51%) CISSP
10 2 (1.01%) CCNP
10 2 (1.01%) VCP4
11 1 (0.50%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.04%) ISO 8583
2 14 (7.04%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 23 (11.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 9 (4.52%) NFS
4 8 (4.02%) SRDF
5 6 (3.02%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.51%) XenApp
6 5 (2.51%) vSphere
7 4 (2.01%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 3 (1.51%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.51%) ACF2
8 3 (1.51%) RACF
9 2 (1.01%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.50%) Samba
10 1 (0.50%) XenServer
10 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.50%) GPFS
10 1 (0.50%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (4.02%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.01%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (2.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (2.01%) Novell Identity Manager
3 3 (1.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.01%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.50%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) Puppet
5 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 101 (50.75%) Oracle
2 59 (29.65%) Microsoft
3 33 (16.58%) Sun
4 32 (16.08%) HP
5 31 (15.58%) TIBCO
6 24 (12.06%) VMware
7 14 (7.04%) EMC
7 14 (7.04%) Cisco
8 12 (6.03%) NetApp
9 11 (5.53%) Cognos
10 10 (5.03%) Interwoven
11 9 (4.52%) Hitachi
11 9 (4.52%) Brocade
11 9 (4.52%) Fujitsu
12 7 (3.52%) SAP
13 6 (3.02%) CA
14 5 (2.51%) Google
14 5 (2.51%) Adobe
14 5 (2.51%) NetIQ
15 4 (2.01%) Tealeaf
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago