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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 65 82 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing IBM 29 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.02% 1.21% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category 5.80% 3.06% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 20
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +56.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
500 425 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.14% 39.72% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 414 363 348
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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
West Malling +8 4 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Whitstable - 2 £60,000 -
Folkestone - 2 £34,500 -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 27 (50.94%) Management Information System
2 19 (35.85%) Oracle
3 18 (33.96%) Java
4 17 (32.08%) Websense
5 16 (30.19%) Project Management
5 16 (30.19%) Firewall
5 16 (30.19%) Degree
6 14 (26.42%) Cognos
6 14 (26.42%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (24.53%) Internet
7 13 (24.53%) SIEM
7 13 (24.53%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (22.64%) Lotus Domino
8 12 (22.64%) Lotus
8 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
8 12 (22.64%) Tripwire
8 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
8 12 (22.64%) Proofpoint
9 11 (20.75%) Linux
9 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
9 11 (20.75%) ERP
9 11 (20.75%) HP
9 11 (20.75%) Information Security
9 11 (20.75%) Marketing
9 11 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (18.87%) HTML
10 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
10 10 (18.87%) MySQL
10 10 (18.87%) ODBC
10 10 (18.87%) Windows

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 12 (22.64%) Lotus Domino
2 10 (18.87%) IBM Connections
3 6 (11.32%) Apache
4 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.66%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) FastStats
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.77%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Firewall
2 13 (24.53%) Internet
3 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (13.21%) DNS
4 7 (13.21%) SAN
4 7 (13.21%) LDAP
5 4 (7.55%) VPN
5 4 (7.55%) VLAN
6 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.77%) FTP
8 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (18.87%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.77%) DB2
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.89%) DataStage
5 1 (1.89%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.89%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.89%) PVCS
2 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.75%) Marketing
2 10 (18.87%) Finance
3 7 (13.21%) Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Consultant
2 12 (22.64%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Security Consultant
3 8 (15.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Sales Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Marketing Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) IT Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Campaign Manager
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support
8 2 (3.77%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) UNIX Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.77%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) HTML
1 10 (18.87%) ODBC
1 10 (18.87%) XPages
2 4 (7.55%) YAML
3 3 (5.66%) EDI
3 3 (5.66%) XML
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
5 1 (1.89%) Struts
5 1 (1.89%) EDIFACT
5 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.87%) Mathematics
2 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) AS400
4 3 (5.66%) Clustering
4 3 (5.66%) HACMP
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) FMCG
5 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Windows
3 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (13.21%) AIX
4 7 (13.21%) Solaris
4 7 (13.21%) UNIX
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Project Management
2 13 (24.53%) SIEM
2 13 (24.53%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (20.75%) Information Security
3 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
3 11 (20.75%) ERP
4 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps
6 5 (9.43%) Migration
6 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
7 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.55%) Security Management
7 4 (7.55%) ITIL
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.66%) CRM
8 3 (5.66%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Line Management
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.87%) LotusScript
2 10 (18.87%) Formula Language
3 8 (15.09%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) Perl
4 7 (13.21%) PHP
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby
5 4 (7.55%) C
5 4 (7.55%) C++
5 4 (7.55%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.66%) RPG
6 3 (5.66%) RPG IV
7 2 (3.77%) RPG/400
7 2 (3.77%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.89%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) SSCP
4 4 (7.55%) CISA
4 4 (7.55%) MCITP
5 3 (5.66%) IBM Certification
6 2 (3.77%) MCP
6 2 (3.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
2 11 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.21%) NFS
3 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (5.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) OpenView
1 7 (13.21%) Control-M
1 7 (13.21%) NetBackup
1 7 (13.21%) Puppet
1 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.55%) SCOM
2 4 (7.55%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Oracle
2 17 (32.08%) Websense
3 14 (26.42%) Cognos
4 12 (22.64%) Lotus
4 12 (22.64%) CheckPoint
4 12 (22.64%) Tripwire
4 12 (22.64%) Proofpoint
5 11 (20.75%) HP
6 8 (15.09%) Chordiant
6 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
6 8 (15.09%) Adobe
6 8 (15.09%) Eloqua
6 8 (15.09%) Unica
6 8 (15.09%) Pega
6 8 (15.09%) VMware
7 7 (13.21%) Sun
7 7 (13.21%) Veritas
7 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.21%) Dell
8 4 (7.55%) JBoss
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 22 days ago