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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 63 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 77 89 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.22% 4.32% 5.04%
As % of the Vendors category 6.13% 8.03% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 59
Average salary £45,000 £53,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% +12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £104,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
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 1108 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.48% 53.84% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 840 1133
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -8 51 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Hemel Hempstead -4 9 £50,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £50,000 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 82 (59.85%) WebSphere
2 75 (54.74%) Oracle
2 75 (54.74%) Windows
3 73 (53.28%) Java
4 71 (51.82%) Finance
5 70 (51.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 69 (50.36%) SQL
7 68 (49.64%) Retail
8 64 (46.72%) J2EE
9 59 (43.07%) UNIX
9 59 (43.07%) E-Commerce
10 56 (40.88%) Solaris
10 56 (40.88%) Microsoft
11 53 (38.69%) Manufacturing
12 48 (35.04%) HTTP
13 47 (34.31%) AIX
14 46 (33.58%) Linux
14 46 (33.58%) Middleware
15 44 (32.12%) DB2
15 44 (32.12%) JDBC
16 43 (31.39%) IIS
16 43 (31.39%) ITIL
16 43 (31.39%) IBM HTTP Server
17 42 (30.66%) Tomcat
18 38 (27.74%) MQSeries
19 36 (26.28%) VMware
20 34 (24.82%) MS Office
21 32 (23.36%) FTP
21 32 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
22 30 (21.90%) Perl

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 82 (59.85%) WebSphere
2 70 (51.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 43 (31.39%) IIS
3 43 (31.39%) IBM HTTP Server
4 42 (30.66%) Tomcat
5 38 (27.74%) MQSeries
6 13 (9.49%) OpenEdge
7 10 (7.30%) MS Exchange
8 9 (6.57%) Apache
8 9 (6.57%) WebLogic
9 8 (5.84%) Lync
9 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (5.11%) SAS
10 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (4.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (2.92%) GlassFish
12 4 (2.92%) iPlanet
12 4 (2.92%) Tuxedo
12 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (24.82%) MS Office
2 13 (9.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.73%) MS Project
4 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Tridion
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.46%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.46%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.73%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (35.04%) HTTP
2 32 (23.36%) FTP
3 19 (13.87%) SAN
3 19 (13.87%) Firewall
4 18 (13.14%) Internet
5 12 (8.76%) NAS
6 9 (6.57%) iSCSI
7 7 (5.11%) LAN
7 7 (5.11%) WAN
7 7 (5.11%) Wireless
7 7 (5.11%) NetScaler
8 6 (4.38%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.65%) VPN
9 5 (3.65%) DNS
10 4 (2.92%) MPLS
10 4 (2.92%) SSL
11 3 (2.19%) IPv4
11 3 (2.19%) VoIP
11 3 (2.19%) DHCP
12 2 (1.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (32.12%) DB2
2 16 (11.68%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.38%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.92%) Big Data
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.73%) MySQL
8 1 (0.73%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Subversion
1 11 (8.03%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 11 (8.03%) Eclipse
1 11 (8.03%) JUnit
2 8 (5.84%) Ant
3 6 (4.38%) Log4j
4 5 (3.65%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (2.19%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (51.82%) Finance
2 68 (49.64%) Retail
3 53 (38.69%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.73%) Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Legal
5 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (32.12%) Consultant
2 40 (29.20%) Analyst
3 33 (24.09%) Operations Analyst
4 32 (23.36%) Support Analyst
5 31 (22.63%) Operations Support Analyst
6 25 (18.25%) Junior
7 17 (12.41%) Junior Analyst
8 15 (10.95%) Junior Support Analyst
9 14 (10.22%) Senior Consultant
10 13 (9.49%) DBA
10 13 (9.49%) SQL DBA
11 12 (8.76%) Developer
11 12 (8.76%) Architect
12 11 (8.03%) Java Developer
13 9 (6.57%) Administrator
14 8 (5.84%) WebSphere Consultant
15 7 (5.11%) Junior DBA
15 7 (5.11%) Project Manager
16 6 (4.38%) Technical Consultant
16 6 (4.38%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (46.72%) J2EE
2 46 (33.58%) Middleware
3 44 (32.12%) JDBC
4 23 (16.79%) HTML
5 20 (14.60%) JSP
6 19 (13.87%) XHTML
7 15 (10.95%) CSS
8 14 (10.22%) Servlets
8 14 (10.22%) EJB
9 11 (8.03%) JMS
9 11 (8.03%) XML
9 11 (8.03%) Struts
9 11 (8.03%) JSTL
10 9 (6.57%) .NET
11 7 (5.11%) Ajax
12 6 (4.38%) XMLBeans
12 6 (4.38%) XSLT
13 4 (2.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 4 (2.92%) WebSphere MQ
14 3 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.11%) Web 2.0
2 5 (3.65%) Open Source
3 4 (2.92%) Replication
3 4 (2.92%) Clustering
4 3 (2.19%) PKI
4 3 (2.19%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.46%) VSAM
6 1 (0.73%) Tandem
6 1 (0.73%) AS400
6 1 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 75 (54.74%) Windows
2 59 (43.07%) UNIX
3 56 (40.88%) Solaris
4 47 (34.31%) AIX
5 46 (33.58%) Linux
6 13 (9.49%) HPUX
7 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.19%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.19%) zOS
10 2 (1.46%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.46%) MVS
10 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.07%) E-Commerce
2 43 (31.39%) ITIL
3 24 (17.52%) Migration
4 20 (14.60%) Problem Management
5 18 (13.14%) Project Management
6 13 (9.49%) MVC
7 12 (8.76%) Time Management
8 11 (8.03%) Content Management
8 11 (8.03%) RAD
9 9 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.57%) Change Control
10 8 (5.84%) SOA
11 7 (5.11%) Network Design
12 6 (4.38%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (4.38%) Web Development
12 6 (4.38%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.38%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (4.38%) ETL
12 6 (4.38%) UML
12 6 (4.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 73 (53.28%) Java
2 69 (50.36%) SQL
3 30 (21.90%) Perl
4 28 (20.44%) Bash Shell
5 23 (16.79%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.38%) XPath
7 5 (3.65%) Python
7 5 (3.65%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 4 (2.92%) Jython
8 4 (2.92%) C
9 2 (1.46%) JCL
9 2 (1.46%) REXX
9 2 (1.46%) COBOL
9 2 (1.46%) PHP
9 2 (1.46%) VBA
10 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.73%) C#
10 1 (0.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) Degree
2 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (9.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (8.76%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (8.03%) MCITP
5 11 (8.03%) CCNA
6 10 (7.30%) Security Cleared
6 10 (7.30%) MCSE
7 9 (6.57%) VCAP
8 8 (5.84%) NCDA
8 8 (5.84%) CCNP
9 7 (5.11%) NCIE
10 6 (4.38%) SC Cleared
11 5 (3.65%) Sun Certification
12 4 (2.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (2.92%) IBM Certification
12 4 (2.92%) MCP
13 3 (2.19%) MCTS
14 2 (1.46%) VCP5
14 2 (1.46%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (16.79%) Hyper-V
3 16 (11.68%) vSphere
4 12 (8.76%) Active Directory
5 10 (7.30%) XenApp
6 8 (5.84%) XenDesktop
7 7 (5.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.92%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (2.92%) SRDF
8 4 (2.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (2.92%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.19%) NFS
10 2 (1.46%) ACF2
10 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.73%) Samba
11 1 (0.73%) RACF
11 1 (0.73%) XenServer
11 1 (0.73%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (11.68%) Tivoli
2 9 (6.57%) SCCM
2 9 (6.57%) SCOM
3 4 (2.92%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (2.19%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.73%) Netcool
5 1 (0.73%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.73%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.73%) Control-M
5 1 (0.73%) OpenView
5 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.73%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.73%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 75 (54.74%) Oracle
2 56 (40.88%) Microsoft
3 36 (26.28%) VMware
4 27 (19.71%) HP
5 25 (18.25%) Cisco
6 24 (17.52%) EMC
7 21 (15.33%) Dell
8 17 (12.41%) Juniper
9 14 (10.22%) NetApp
10 13 (9.49%) Citrix
10 13 (9.49%) WatchGuard
11 9 (6.57%) SAP
12 8 (5.84%) Hitachi
13 7 (5.11%) BMC
13 7 (5.11%) Red Hat
13 7 (5.11%) Fujitsu
14 6 (4.38%) Brocade
14 6 (4.38%) Elastic Path
14 6 (4.38%) ATG
14 6 (4.38%) Blue Martini
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