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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 82 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 28 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.37% 2.09% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 4.77% 5.23% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 8
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
587 497 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.70% 39.89% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 523 446 326
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Tonbridge - 6 - -
West Malling - 5 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £37,500 - 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 26 (45.61%) HP
2 25 (43.86%) Linux
3 22 (38.60%) VMware
4 19 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 19 (33.33%) Java
4 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
6 15 (26.32%) Windows
7 14 (24.56%) MySQL
7 14 (24.56%) Oracle
8 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (22.81%) Project Management
9 12 (21.05%) Finance
9 12 (21.05%) Migration
9 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 11 (19.30%) Dell
10 11 (19.30%) SAN
11 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
11 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
11 10 (17.54%) HTML
11 10 (17.54%) ODBC
11 10 (17.54%) Lotus Domino
11 10 (17.54%) XPages
12 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
12 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.79%) Marketing
12 9 (15.79%) XML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
1 10 (17.54%) Lotus Domino
2 8 (14.04%) IBM Connections
3 6 (10.53%) Apache
3 6 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (7.02%) JBoss
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) FastStats
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) SAN
2 8 (14.04%) LDAP
2 8 (14.04%) DNS
3 5 (8.77%) Firewall
4 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.02%) VPN
4 4 (7.02%) VLAN
5 2 (3.51%) FTP
5 2 (3.51%) Internet
6 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) MySQL
2 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (12.28%) Eclipse
2 7 (12.28%) Subversion
3 6 (10.53%) Maven
3 6 (10.53%) JIRA
3 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.53%) Ant
4 1 (1.75%) PVCS
4 1 (1.75%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Marketing
3 8 (14.04%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) Sales Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Build Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Marketing Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Domino Developer
7 2 (3.51%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) HTML
1 10 (17.54%) ODBC
1 10 (17.54%) XPages
2 9 (15.79%) XML
3 7 (12.28%) Spring
4 6 (10.53%) JSON
4 6 (10.53%) J2EE
4 6 (10.53%) JDBC
4 6 (10.53%) JSP
4 6 (10.53%) Servlets
5 4 (7.02%) YAML
6 2 (3.51%) Web Services
6 2 (3.51%) EDI
7 1 (1.75%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) HACMP
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) AS400
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Linux
2 19 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (26.32%) Windows
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.04%) UNIX
5 8 (14.04%) AIX
5 8 (14.04%) Solaris
6 3 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Project Management
2 12 (21.05%) Migration
3 9 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (14.04%) ERP
5 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.53%) RUP
6 6 (10.53%) OOD
6 6 (10.53%) UML
6 6 (10.53%) OOP
6 6 (10.53%) Scrum
6 6 (10.53%) AOP
6 6 (10.53%) DevOps
7 5 (8.77%) Business Transformation
7 5 (8.77%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.77%) Operations Management
7 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.77%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.79%) SQL
4 8 (14.04%) Perl
4 8 (14.04%) LotusScript
5 6 (10.53%) Formula Language
5 6 (10.53%) AspectJ
6 5 (8.77%) Python
7 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
7 4 (7.02%) C
7 4 (7.02%) C++
7 4 (7.02%) PHP
7 4 (7.02%) Ruby
8 2 (3.51%) RPG/400
8 2 (3.51%) RPG IV
8 2 (3.51%) RPG
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.28%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) MCITP
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) SSCP
4 1 (1.75%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.04%) NFS
2 8 (14.04%) vSphere
3 6 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) OpenView
1 8 (14.04%) Control-M
1 8 (14.04%) NetBackup
1 8 (14.04%) Puppet
1 8 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.02%) SCOM
2 4 (7.02%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) HP
2 22 (38.60%) VMware
3 19 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 14 (24.56%) Oracle
5 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 11 (19.30%) Dell
7 9 (15.79%) Cisco
8 8 (14.04%) Sun
8 8 (14.04%) Veritas
8 8 (14.04%) Cognos
9 6 (10.53%) Citrix
9 6 (10.53%) Lotus
9 6 (10.53%) Websense
10 5 (8.77%) Teradata
10 5 (8.77%) Unica
10 5 (8.77%) Pega
10 5 (8.77%) Eloqua
10 5 (8.77%) Guidewire
10 5 (8.77%) Cognizant
10 5 (8.77%) Informatica
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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