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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 20 February 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
South East / Kent
Rank 41 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 46 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.41% 1.45% 2.14%
As % of the Vendors category 10.77% 3.18% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44 15 16
Median salary £44,625 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%

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
427 503 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.18% 45.69% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 322 425 464
Median salary £40,000 £37,203 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.51% -0.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

IBM Salary Histogram 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 20 February 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 - 11 £37,000 -
Canterbury - 3 £50,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 - -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 43 (82.69%) Unix
2 28 (53.85%) Tivoli
3 26 (50.00%) Oracle
4 24 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 24 (46.15%) Toad
4 24 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 24 (46.15%) Replication
4 24 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 24 (46.15%) Data Guard
4 24 (46.15%) High Availability
4 24 (46.15%) Oracle Database
4 24 (46.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 23 (44.23%) Finance
6 21 (40.38%) RDBMS
6 21 (40.38%) AIX
6 21 (40.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 21 (40.38%) Relational Database
7 18 (34.62%) Shell Script
7 18 (34.62%) Windows
7 18 (34.62%) SolarWinds
7 18 (34.62%) PowerShell
7 18 (34.62%) LANDesk
8 16 (30.77%) Asset Management
9 14 (26.92%) Patch Management
9 14 (26.92%) Virtual Servers
10 13 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (15.38%) Security Patching
11 8 (15.38%) Ticket Management

IBM
Top Related 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 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Maximo
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Bluemix
1 1 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 21 (40.38%) RDBMS
2 21 (40.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (46.15%) Toad
2 1 (1.92%) Ant
2 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) DBA
1 24 (46.15%) Senior DBA
2 23 (44.23%) Oracle DBA
2 23 (44.23%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 23 (44.23%) Systems Engineer
3 19 (36.54%) Unix Engineer
3 19 (36.54%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Developer
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.92%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.92%) J2EE
2 1 (1.92%) JDBC
2 1 (1.92%) JSON
2 1 (1.92%) JSP
2 1 (1.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.92%) Servlets
2 1 (1.92%) Spring
2 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (46.15%) Replication
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) e-Health
2 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (82.69%) Unix
2 21 (40.38%) AIX
3 18 (34.62%) Windows
4 5 (9.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) High Availability
2 21 (40.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 16 (30.77%) Asset Management
4 14 (26.92%) Patch Management
5 13 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (15.38%) Security Patching
6 8 (15.38%) Ticket Management
7 5 (9.62%) Change Management
7 5 (9.62%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.69%) Structured Programming
9 1 (1.92%) AOP
9 1 (1.92%) OOD
9 1 (1.92%) OOP
9 1 (1.92%) RUP
9 1 (1.92%) Scrum
9 1 (1.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) PowerShell
1 18 (34.62%) Shell Script
2 7 (13.46%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) VB
4 3 (5.77%) C
4 3 (5.77%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
1 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (53.85%) Tivoli
2 24 (46.15%) Data Guard
2 24 (46.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 24 (46.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 24 (46.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (7.69%) Nagios
3 4 (7.69%) OpenView
3 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Oracle
2 18 (34.62%) LANDesk
2 18 (34.62%) SolarWinds
3 4 (7.69%) BMC
3 4 (7.69%) CA
3 4 (7.69%) Compuware
3 4 (7.69%) Dynatrace
3 4 (7.69%) HP
3 4 (7.69%) Nimsoft