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 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 79 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 22 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.21% 4.19% 3.67%
As % of the Vendors category 4.48% 9.06% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 25
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
491 530 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.40% 46.25% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 443 425 310
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 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
Tonbridge - 8 £55,000 -
Maidstone - 6 £37,500 -
West Malling - 1 £45,000 -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (66.67%) Linux
2 22 (45.83%) HP
3 19 (39.58%) Red Hat
3 19 (39.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (37.50%) VMware
5 17 (35.42%) Java
5 17 (35.42%) MySQL
6 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (29.17%) SQL
7 14 (29.17%) XML
7 14 (29.17%) Eclipse
7 14 (29.17%) Subversion
7 14 (29.17%) Spring
8 13 (27.08%) Maven
8 13 (27.08%) AspectJ
8 13 (27.08%) AOP
8 13 (27.08%) JIRA
8 13 (27.08%) Scrum
8 13 (27.08%) JDBC
8 13 (27.08%) JSP
8 13 (27.08%) Servlets
8 13 (27.08%) J2EE
8 13 (27.08%) Ant
8 13 (27.08%) UML
8 13 (27.08%) OOP
8 13 (27.08%) RUP
8 13 (27.08%) Tomcat
8 13 (27.08%) OOD
8 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
8 13 (27.08%) JSON

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (27.08%) Tomcat
1 13 (27.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (10.42%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (6.25%) IBM Connections
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) SAN
2 5 (10.42%) LDAP
2 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.42%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) MySQL
2 8 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Eclipse
1 14 (29.17%) Subversion
2 13 (27.08%) Maven
2 13 (27.08%) JIRA
2 13 (27.08%) Ant
2 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.08%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.08%) PVCS
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
2 13 (27.08%) J2EE Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Build Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Programme Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Server Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) XML
1 14 (29.17%) Spring
2 13 (27.08%) JSON
2 13 (27.08%) J2EE
2 13 (27.08%) JDBC
2 13 (27.08%) JSP
2 13 (27.08%) Servlets
3 5 (10.42%) XPages
3 5 (10.42%) ODBC
3 5 (10.42%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) Struts
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.42%) HACMP
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (66.67%) Linux
2 19 (39.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Windows
4 6 (12.50%) CentOS
4 6 (12.50%) UNIX
5 5 (10.42%) AIX
5 5 (10.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) UML
1 13 (27.08%) OOP
1 13 (27.08%) RUP
1 13 (27.08%) OOD
1 13 (27.08%) Scrum
1 13 (27.08%) AOP
2 8 (16.67%) Project Management
2 8 (16.67%) Migration
3 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.42%) Contact Management
4 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.42%) SOA
4 5 (10.42%) Project Planning
4 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (10.42%) Operations Management
4 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.42%) Business Transformation
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) AspectJ
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) Perl
5 4 (8.33%) Python
5 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.25%) LotusScript
7 1 (2.08%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) vSphere
3 6 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.42%) NFS
4 5 (10.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Puppet
1 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.33%) OpenView
2 4 (8.33%) Control-M
2 4 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) HP
2 19 (39.58%) Red Hat
3 18 (37.50%) VMware
4 12 (25.00%) Cisco
5 9 (18.75%) Citrix
6 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (16.67%) Dell
7 6 (12.50%) Oracle
8 5 (10.42%) Sun
8 5 (10.42%) Cognizant
8 5 (10.42%) Informatica
8 5 (10.42%) Veritas
8 5 (10.42%) Teradata
8 5 (10.42%) Guidewire
9 4 (8.33%) Symantec
10 3 (6.25%) Varonis
10 3 (6.25%) Veeam
10 3 (6.25%) 3PAR
10 3 (6.25%) NetApp
10 3 (6.25%) Cognos
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