The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

IBM
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 90 78
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12  
Permanent jobs citing IBM 15 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.88% 1.23% 2.01%
As % of the Vendors category 4.01% 2.67% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 14
Median salary £39,000 £30,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -2.17%  

IBM is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 374 525 472
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 46.75% 46.21% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 301 458 427
Median salary £39,000 £37,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.69% -0.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing IBM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Kent

IBM
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for IBM in Kent

IBM
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Kent over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in Kent

IBM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 3 £37,000 - 3
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for IBM.

1 45 (83.33%) Unix
2 28 (51.85%) Tivoli
3 26 (48.15%) Oracle
4 25 (46.30%) High Availability
5 24 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 24 (44.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 24 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 24 (44.44%) Toad
5 24 (44.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 24 (44.44%) Finance
5 24 (44.44%) Replication
5 24 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 24 (44.44%) Data Guard
6 23 (42.59%) AIX
6 23 (42.59%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 21 (38.89%) Relational Database
7 21 (38.89%) RDBMS
8 19 (35.19%) SolarWinds
8 19 (35.19%) LANDesk
8 19 (35.19%) Windows
9 18 (33.33%) Shell Script
9 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 17 (31.48%) Asset Management
11 15 (27.78%) Virtual Servers
11 15 (27.78%) Patch Management
12 13 (24.07%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (24.07%) Performance Monitoring
12 13 (24.07%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (14.81%) Security Patching
13 8 (14.81%) Ticket Management

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Maximo
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 21 (38.89%) RDBMS
2 21 (38.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Toad
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Systems Engineer
2 24 (44.44%) DBA
2 24 (44.44%) Senior DBA
3 23 (42.59%) Oracle DBA
3 23 (42.59%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 21 (38.89%) Unix Engineer
4 21 (38.89%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 12 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 12 (22.22%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 12 (22.22%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Developer
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.85%) AS400 Developer
8 1 (1.85%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.85%) EDI
2 1 (1.85%) EDIFACT
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (44.44%) Replication
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) e-Health
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) AS400
3 1 (1.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 45 (83.33%) Unix
2 23 (42.59%) AIX
3 19 (35.19%) Windows
4 5 (9.26%) Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) High Availability
2 23 (42.59%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 17 (31.48%) Asset Management
4 15 (27.78%) Patch Management
5 13 (24.07%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (24.07%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (24.07%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (14.81%) Security Patching
6 8 (14.81%) Ticket Management
7 5 (9.26%) Change Management
7 5 (9.26%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (7.41%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.41%) Structured Programming
9 1 (1.85%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 18 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) C
3 4 (7.41%) VB
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) RPG
6 1 (1.85%) RPG IV
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
1 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (7.41%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (51.85%) Tivoli
2 24 (44.44%) Data Guard
2 24 (44.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 24 (44.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 24 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (7.41%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (7.41%) Nagios
3 4 (7.41%) OpenView
3 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Oracle
2 19 (35.19%) LANDesk
2 19 (35.19%) SolarWinds
3 4 (7.41%) BMC
3 4 (7.41%) CA
3 4 (7.41%) Compuware
3 4 (7.41%) Dynatrace
3 4 (7.41%) HP
3 4 (7.41%) Nimsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Cognos
Folkestone, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 PA
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £39K
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga
Salary: £39,000 p.a plus excellent staff benefits
Posted: 27 days ago