The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 74 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 18 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.88% 2.76% 2.43%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 5.42% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 26
Average salary £55,000 £41,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IBM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
504 627 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.55% 50.98% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 459 483 473
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IBM
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Kent region.

IBM Salary Trend in Kent

IBM
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Kent

IBM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -13 1 £55,000 +37.50%
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 39 (92.86%) Linux
2 26 (61.90%) MySQL
3 23 (54.76%) Java
4 22 (52.38%) Scrum
4 22 (52.38%) SQL
4 22 (52.38%) J2EE
4 22 (52.38%) Ant
4 22 (52.38%) JDBC
4 22 (52.38%) JSP
4 22 (52.38%) Servlets
4 22 (52.38%) XML
4 22 (52.38%) UML
4 22 (52.38%) OOP
4 22 (52.38%) RUP
4 22 (52.38%) Tomcat
4 22 (52.38%) OOD
4 22 (52.38%) Eclipse
4 22 (52.38%) Spring
4 22 (52.38%) Maven
4 22 (52.38%) AspectJ
4 22 (52.38%) AOP
4 22 (52.38%) Subversion
4 22 (52.38%) JSON
4 22 (52.38%) JIRA
4 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
4 22 (52.38%) Cloud Foundry
5 18 (42.86%) HP
6 17 (40.48%) Red Hat
6 17 (40.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (30.95%) VMware

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 22 (52.38%) Tomcat
1 22 (52.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.38%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (2.38%) CICS
2 1 (2.38%) IBM Connections
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) LDAP
2 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) DB2
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Ant
1 22 (52.38%) Eclipse
1 22 (52.38%) Subversion
1 22 (52.38%) Maven
1 22 (52.38%) JIRA
1 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (11.90%) Banking
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 22 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 21 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
3 21 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 15 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 15 (35.71%) Senior Developer
5 14 (33.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 14 (33.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (14.29%) Administrator
6 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (11.90%) Consultant
7 5 (11.90%) Build Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Server Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) UNIX Technical Specialist
10 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) J2EE
1 22 (52.38%) JDBC
1 22 (52.38%) JSP
1 22 (52.38%) Servlets
1 22 (52.38%) XML
1 22 (52.38%) Spring
1 22 (52.38%) JSON
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) HTML5
3 1 (2.38%) XPages
3 1 (2.38%) Java EE
3 1 (2.38%) ODBC
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) HACMP
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (92.86%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Windows
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.29%) UNIX
4 6 (14.29%) CentOS
5 5 (11.90%) AIX
5 5 (11.90%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) UML
1 22 (52.38%) OOP
1 22 (52.38%) RUP
1 22 (52.38%) OOD
1 22 (52.38%) Scrum
1 22 (52.38%) AOP
2 6 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (11.90%) Project Management
4 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.38%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.38%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.38%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 22 (52.38%) AspectJ
3 5 (11.90%) Perl
3 5 (11.90%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.43%) vSphere
3 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 5 (11.90%) NFS
4 5 (11.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Puppet
1 5 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.52%) OpenView
2 4 (9.52%) Control-M
2 4 (9.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) HP
2 17 (40.48%) Red Hat
3 13 (30.95%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco
5 6 (14.29%) Citrix
6 5 (11.90%) Veritas
6 5 (11.90%) Dell
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle
6 5 (11.90%) Sun
7 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.38%) Cognos
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec
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