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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 79 94 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 74 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.24% 2.37% 2.64%
As % of the Vendors category 5.87% 4.71% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 19
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,300 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £61,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1260 1274 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.21% 50.40% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1022 950
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 27 May 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 May 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 +8 45 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Letchworth - 4 £40,000 - 1
Royston - 4 £42,500 -
Rickmansworth -7 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £48,750 -
Hertford - 1 £50,000 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 100 (66.23%) Java
2 99 (65.56%) WebSphere
3 75 (49.67%) SQL
4 74 (49.01%) Oracle
5 71 (47.02%) J2EE
6 62 (41.06%) DB2
6 62 (41.06%) Windows
7 60 (39.74%) Microsoft
8 51 (33.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 50 (33.11%) Linux
9 50 (33.11%) E-Commerce
10 49 (32.45%) UNIX
11 46 (30.46%) Retail
11 46 (30.46%) Finance
12 42 (27.81%) HTML
13 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
14 39 (25.83%) Tomcat
15 38 (25.17%) MQSeries
15 38 (25.17%) XML
16 33 (21.85%) HTTP
17 30 (19.87%) AIX
17 30 (19.87%) Problem Management
18 29 (19.21%) Spring
18 29 (19.21%) ITIL
18 29 (19.21%) HP
19 27 (17.88%) Apache
19 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
20 26 (17.22%) Degree
21 25 (16.56%) Perl
22 24 (15.89%) Web Services

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 99 (65.56%) WebSphere
2 51 (33.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 39 (25.83%) Tomcat
4 38 (25.17%) MQSeries
5 27 (17.88%) Apache
6 21 (13.91%) IIS
7 17 (11.26%) WebLogic
8 13 (8.61%) JBoss
8 13 (8.61%) IBM HTTP Server
9 11 (7.28%) Apache ServiceMix
10 9 (5.96%) Drupal
11 5 (3.31%) Apache Solr
11 5 (3.31%) OpenStack
12 4 (2.65%) SugarCRM
13 3 (1.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (1.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (9.27%) MS Office
1 14 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Maximo
2 9 (5.96%) Magento
3 7 (4.64%) CA PPM
3 7 (4.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (3.97%) Fredhopper
5 4 (2.65%) Unica
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.66%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.65%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (2.65%) IaaS
2 4 (2.65%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.85%) HTTP
2 20 (13.25%) Internet
3 12 (7.95%) FTP
4 11 (7.28%) SSL
5 9 (5.96%) SAN
6 7 (4.64%) NAS
6 7 (4.64%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (4.64%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.65%) VLAN
7 4 (2.65%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.99%) DHCP
8 3 (1.99%) DNS
9 2 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (41.06%) DB2
2 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
3 18 (11.92%) Oracle Database
4 17 (11.26%) MySQL
5 16 (10.60%) Relational Database
6 15 (9.93%) DbVisualizer
7 9 (5.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (4.64%) ActiveReports
9 7 (4.64%) Cognos Query Studio
9 7 (4.64%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 7 (4.64%) Cognos Report Studio
9 7 (4.64%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 7 (4.64%) Cognos Event Studio
9 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (14.57%) LoadRunner
2 16 (10.60%) Eclipse
3 15 (9.93%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (9.27%) Ant
5 12 (7.95%) JUnit
5 12 (7.95%) Maven
6 11 (7.28%) Subversion
7 7 (4.64%) JMeter
8 6 (3.97%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 6 (3.97%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (1.99%) Log4j
10 2 (1.32%) Firebug
10 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (30.46%) Finance
1 46 (30.46%) Retail
2 9 (5.96%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.31%) Banking
4 4 (2.65%) Marketing
5 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (26.49%) Developer
2 36 (23.84%) Analyst
3 23 (15.23%) Architect
3 23 (15.23%) Support Analyst
3 23 (15.23%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.26%) Tester
5 14 (9.27%) Consultant
6 12 (7.95%) Operations Analyst
6 12 (7.95%) Operations Support Analyst
7 9 (5.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 8 (5.30%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Cognos Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Cognos BI Developer
9 7 (4.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Java Consultant
10 6 (3.97%) Support Manager
10 6 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.97%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.97%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (47.02%) J2EE
2 42 (27.81%) HTML
3 38 (25.17%) XML
4 29 (19.21%) Spring
5 24 (15.89%) Web Services
6 23 (15.23%) CSS
7 20 (13.25%) JMS
8 18 (11.92%) JDBC
8 18 (11.92%) .NET
9 15 (9.93%) Flash
9 15 (9.93%) Struts
10 14 (9.27%) Middleware
10 14 (9.27%) RESTful
11 12 (7.95%) Spring MVC
11 12 (7.95%) XHTML
11 12 (7.95%) JSP
12 11 (7.28%) Application Packaging
13 10 (6.62%) Servlets
14 9 (5.96%) jQuery
14 9 (5.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.27%) PKI
3 11 (7.28%) iSeries
4 10 (6.62%) Replication
5 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.96%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.97%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.65%) User Experience
7 4 (2.65%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.65%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.65%) Clustering
8 3 (1.99%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.99%) PMI
8 3 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.32%) LPAR
9 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.32%) AS400
9 2 (1.32%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 62 (41.06%) Windows
2 50 (33.11%) Linux
3 49 (32.45%) UNIX
4 30 (19.87%) AIX
5 24 (15.89%) Solaris
6 10 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.30%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.30%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.99%) HPUX
9 2 (1.32%) VMS
10 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (33.11%) E-Commerce
2 30 (19.87%) Problem Management
3 29 (19.21%) ITIL
4 22 (14.57%) Automated Testing
5 21 (13.91%) MVC
6 18 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (9.93%) Regression Testing
7 15 (9.93%) System Testing
7 15 (9.93%) SDLC
8 14 (9.27%) Open Source
8 14 (9.27%) Asset Management
9 13 (8.61%) OO
9 13 (8.61%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (8.61%) Capacity Management
9 13 (8.61%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.95%) Data Protection
10 12 (7.95%) Web Development
11 11 (7.28%) Performance Testing
11 11 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (7.28%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (66.23%) Java
2 75 (49.67%) SQL
3 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
4 25 (16.56%) Perl
5 18 (11.92%) Bash Shell
6 14 (9.27%) C++
7 13 (8.61%) PHP
8 12 (7.95%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.64%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.64%) AWK
10 5 (3.31%) Python
11 3 (1.99%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.99%) XPath
11 3 (1.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 2 (1.32%) Jython
12 2 (1.32%) VBScript
12 2 (1.32%) VB
12 2 (1.32%) VBA
13 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (17.22%) Degree
2 9 (5.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (5.96%) ISEB
2 9 (5.96%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.65%) IBM Certification
4 3 (1.99%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.32%) MCSE
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.66%) VCP5
6 1 (0.66%) CCNA
6 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) SLA
2 6 (3.97%) ISO 8583
3 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.65%) SRDF
4 4 (2.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (2.65%) vCloud
4 4 (2.65%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.99%) NFS
5 3 (1.99%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (1.32%) Firmware
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (2.65%) SCCM
1 4 (2.65%) vMotion
2 3 (1.99%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.32%) WSUS
3 2 (1.32%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.32%) Puppet
3 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.66%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.66%) Control-M
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 74 (49.01%) Oracle
2 60 (39.74%) Microsoft
3 29 (19.21%) HP
4 24 (15.89%) Sun
5 19 (12.58%) VMware
6 11 (7.28%) TIBCO
7 10 (6.62%) Adobe
7 10 (6.62%) Cognos
8 8 (5.30%) OpenLink
8 8 (5.30%) hybris
9 6 (3.97%) Intershop
9 6 (3.97%) Endeca
9 6 (3.97%) Cisco
9 6 (3.97%) Tableau
9 6 (3.97%) Demandware
9 6 (3.97%) ATG
10 5 (3.31%) BMC
11 4 (2.65%) Hitachi
11 4 (2.65%) Google
11 4 (2.65%) Coremetrics
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bonus + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago