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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 78 78 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 15 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.52% 2.07% 2.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.98% 3.84% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 24
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -28.20%
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
503 625 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.96% 53.93% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 466 507 448
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 22 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
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -20 1 £55,000 - 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 26 (70.27%) MySQL
3 22 (59.46%) XML
3 22 (59.46%) UML
3 22 (59.46%) OOP
3 22 (59.46%) RUP
3 22 (59.46%) Tomcat
3 22 (59.46%) Java
3 22 (59.46%) SQL
3 22 (59.46%) J2EE
3 22 (59.46%) Ant
3 22 (59.46%) JDBC
3 22 (59.46%) JSP
3 22 (59.46%) Servlets
3 22 (59.46%) OOD
3 22 (59.46%) Eclipse
3 22 (59.46%) Scrum
3 22 (59.46%) Subversion
3 22 (59.46%) Spring
3 22 (59.46%) Maven
3 22 (59.46%) AspectJ
3 22 (59.46%) AOP
3 22 (59.46%) JSON
3 22 (59.46%) JIRA
3 22 (59.46%) Git (software)
3 22 (59.46%) Cloud Foundry
4 14 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (37.84%) Red Hat
4 14 (37.84%) HP
5 10 (27.03%) SAN

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (59.46%) Tomcat
1 22 (59.46%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.70%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) SAN
2 5 (13.51%) LDAP
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (70.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (59.46%) Ant
1 22 (59.46%) Eclipse
1 22 (59.46%) Subversion
1 22 (59.46%) Maven
1 22 (59.46%) JIRA
1 22 (59.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (13.51%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
1 22 (59.46%) Java Developer
2 21 (56.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 21 (56.76%) J2EE Developer
3 19 (51.35%) Senior Java Developer
3 19 (51.35%) Senior Developer
4 18 (48.65%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 18 (48.65%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (16.22%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (16.22%) Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) UNIX Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Build Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) XML
1 22 (59.46%) J2EE
1 22 (59.46%) JDBC
1 22 (59.46%) JSP
1 22 (59.46%) Servlets
1 22 (59.46%) Spring
1 22 (59.46%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) Java EE
2 1 (2.70%) HTML5
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) HACMP
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Clustering
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (16.22%) CentOS
3 6 (16.22%) UNIX
4 5 (13.51%) AIX
4 5 (13.51%) Solaris
5 3 (8.11%) Windows
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Android
6 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) UML
1 22 (59.46%) OOP
1 22 (59.46%) RUP
1 22 (59.46%) OOD
1 22 (59.46%) Scrum
1 22 (59.46%) AOP
2 4 (10.81%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (10.81%) Project Management
2 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.70%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Development
4 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Java
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
1 22 (59.46%) AspectJ
2 5 (13.51%) Python
2 5 (13.51%) Perl
3 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) vSphere
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
3 5 (13.51%) NFS
3 5 (13.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
1 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.81%) OpenView
2 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
2 4 (10.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Red Hat
1 14 (37.84%) HP
2 9 (24.32%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) Citrix
5 5 (13.51%) Veritas
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle
5 5 (13.51%) Dell
5 5 (13.51%) Sun
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Symantec
Kent
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + on call
Posted: 14 days ago