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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 61 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 97 79 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.99% 3.38% 4.15%
As % of the Vendors category 7.99% 6.56% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 28
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £97,000 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1214 1205 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.92% 51.58% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 980 791
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 71 £49,000 -6.66% 3
Rickmansworth - 8 £65,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -6 2 - -
Letchworth +1 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Harpenden - 1 £65,000 - 2
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 109 (64.88%) Java
2 105 (62.50%) Oracle
3 89 (52.98%) SQL
4 79 (47.02%) WebSphere
5 69 (41.07%) Windows
6 68 (40.48%) Microsoft
7 65 (38.69%) UNIX
8 59 (35.12%) Linux
9 53 (31.55%) Tomcat
10 49 (29.17%) WebSphere Application Server
11 48 (28.57%) DB2
12 46 (27.38%) JavaScript
13 45 (26.79%) J2EE
13 45 (26.79%) HTML
13 45 (26.79%) Apache
13 45 (26.79%) Finance
14 44 (26.19%) Solaris
15 42 (25.00%) AIX
16 41 (24.40%) MVC
17 40 (23.81%) Spring
17 40 (23.81%) MySQL
18 36 (21.43%) CSS
19 35 (20.83%) ITIL
19 35 (20.83%) JMS
20 34 (20.24%) Perl
20 34 (20.24%) REST
21 33 (19.64%) Web Services
22 32 (19.05%) E-Commerce
22 32 (19.05%) JDBC
22 32 (19.05%) Bash Shell

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 79 (47.02%) WebSphere
2 53 (31.55%) Tomcat
3 49 (29.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 45 (26.79%) Apache
5 32 (19.05%) Apache ServiceMix
6 18 (10.71%) IIS
7 17 (10.12%) MQSeries
8 14 (8.33%) WebLogic
9 13 (7.74%) IBM HTTP Server
10 10 (5.95%) OpenStack
11 7 (4.17%) JBoss
12 6 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (2.98%) SugarCRM
14 3 (1.79%) Drupal
15 2 (1.19%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 2 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (11.90%) MS Office
2 10 (5.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.19%) MS Project
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.17%) Fredhopper
2 6 (3.57%) Maximo
3 5 (2.98%) Unica
4 3 (1.79%) Magento
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.60%) Primavera
6 1 (0.60%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.60%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.95%) IaaS
3 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.88%) HTTP
2 22 (13.10%) Internet
3 19 (11.31%) FTP
4 12 (7.14%) SAN
4 12 (7.14%) NAS
4 12 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (5.95%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.38%) PuTTY
6 4 (2.38%) SSH
6 4 (2.38%) Telnet
7 3 (1.79%) DNS
7 3 (1.79%) DHCP
8 2 (1.19%) VLAN
8 2 (1.19%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.60%) SSL
9 1 (0.60%) RFID
9 1 (0.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.57%) DB2
2 40 (23.81%) MySQL
3 32 (19.05%) Oracle Database
4 19 (11.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (6.55%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (5.36%) DbVisualizer
7 9 (5.36%) Cognos Query Studio
7 9 (5.36%) Cognos Report Studio
7 9 (5.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 8 (4.76%) Cognos Event Studio
8 8 (4.76%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (3.57%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (16.07%) Eclipse
2 20 (11.90%) JUnit
2 20 (11.90%) Subversion
3 17 (10.12%) Maven
4 16 (9.52%) Ant
5 14 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 13 (7.74%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 13 (7.74%) Rational Application Developer
7 11 (6.55%) LoadRunner
8 6 (3.57%) Log4j
9 4 (2.38%) Toad
9 4 (2.38%) JIRA
10 2 (1.19%) Firebug
10 2 (1.19%) JMeter
11 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (26.79%) Finance
2 27 (16.07%) Retail
3 7 (4.17%) Marketing
4 6 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.38%) Banking
6 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (36.31%) Developer
2 41 (24.40%) Java Developer
3 39 (23.21%) Analyst
4 30 (17.86%) Architect
5 26 (15.48%) Support Analyst
6 24 (14.29%) Consultant
7 19 (11.31%) Operations Analyst
7 19 (11.31%) Operations Support Analyst
8 14 (8.33%) Support Consultant
9 13 (7.74%) Java Consultant
9 13 (7.74%) Cloud Architect
10 9 (5.36%) Cognos Developer
10 9 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (5.36%) Tester
11 8 (4.76%) Applications Support
11 8 (4.76%) WebSphere Consultant
12 7 (4.17%) Lead Developer
13 6 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
13 6 (3.57%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.79%) HTML
1 45 (26.79%) J2EE
2 40 (23.81%) Spring
3 36 (21.43%) CSS
4 35 (20.83%) JMS
5 34 (20.24%) REST
6 33 (19.64%) Web Services
7 32 (19.05%) JDBC
8 31 (18.45%) XML
9 26 (15.48%) Struts
10 21 (12.50%) XHTML
10 21 (12.50%) SOAP
10 21 (12.50%) JSP
11 20 (11.90%) Spring MVC
12 19 (11.31%) WebSphere MQ
13 18 (10.71%) Hibernate
14 17 (10.12%) Java EE
15 15 (8.93%) Servlets
16 14 (8.33%) .NET
17 13 (7.74%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.69%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.33%) Replication
4 10 (5.95%) Clustering
4 10 (5.95%) iSeries
4 10 (5.95%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (3.57%) Web 2.0
6 5 (2.98%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.79%) PKI
7 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.19%) AS400
8 2 (1.19%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.19%) LPAR
8 2 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.19%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.19%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.60%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.60%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 69 (41.07%) Windows
2 65 (38.69%) UNIX
3 59 (35.12%) Linux
4 44 (26.19%) Solaris
5 42 (25.00%) AIX
6 10 (5.95%) HPUX
7 7 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.98%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.98%) VMS
8 5 (2.98%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.40%) MVC
2 35 (20.83%) ITIL
3 32 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 27 (16.07%) Problem Management
5 25 (14.88%) OO
6 20 (11.90%) Web Development
7 19 (11.31%) Content Management
8 18 (10.71%) Migration
8 18 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (9.52%) Automated Testing
10 14 (8.33%) Regression Testing
10 14 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.74%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (7.74%) RAD
12 12 (7.14%) UML
12 12 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (6.55%) SDLC
14 10 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (5.95%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (64.88%) Java
2 89 (52.98%) SQL
3 46 (27.38%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.24%) Perl
5 32 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 11 (6.55%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.36%) C++
8 8 (4.76%) PHP
9 6 (3.57%) XPath
10 3 (1.79%) Python
11 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.19%) AWK
11 2 (1.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.19%) VBScript
11 2 (1.19%) VB
11 2 (1.19%) VBA
12 1 (0.60%) Jython
12 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (7.74%) Sun Certification
2 6 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (1.19%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.60%) MCP
4 1 (0.60%) MCSE
4 1 (0.60%) ISEB
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) SLA
2 6 (3.57%) QA
2 6 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 17 (10.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.95%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 7 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (4.17%) vCloud
6 2 (1.19%) NFS
6 2 (1.19%) Firmware
6 2 (1.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (1.19%) SRDF
6 2 (1.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (5.95%) BMC PATROL
1 10 (5.95%) vMotion
2 6 (3.57%) Data Guard
3 5 (2.98%) SCCM
4 4 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.19%) WSUS
5 2 (1.19%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.19%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (1.19%) SnapMirror
5 2 (1.19%) SnapVault
6 1 (0.60%) Control-M
6 1 (0.60%) Puppet
6 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.60%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 105 (62.50%) Oracle
2 68 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 29 (17.26%) VMware
4 23 (13.69%) HP
5 18 (10.71%) Sun
6 12 (7.14%) Cognos
7 11 (6.55%) BMC
8 8 (4.76%) Cisco
8 8 (4.76%) Adobe
8 8 (4.76%) hybris
9 7 (4.17%) Demandware
9 7 (4.17%) Dell
9 7 (4.17%) OpenLink
9 7 (4.17%) ATG
9 7 (4.17%) Intershop
9 7 (4.17%) Endeca
10 6 (3.57%) Interwoven
10 6 (3.57%) NetIQ
10 6 (3.57%) EMC
10 6 (3.57%) Hitachi
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
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Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
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Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £60000 to £70000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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