The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 162 162 154
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing IBM 811 790 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.80% 1.75% 1.93%
As % of the Vendors category 3.86% 3.80% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 616 602 773
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
IBM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21018 20797 23392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.53% 46.18% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17267 17378 19889
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in London

IBM
Salary Trend in London

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

IBM Salary Trend in London

IBM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in London

IBM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
City of London -13 180 £57,500 -8.00% 26
Docklands, London +10 19 £62,500 -19.35%
Canary Wharf +30 14 £57,500 -25.80%
Greenford - 6 - - 1
Bromley -10 5 £90,000 +28.57%
Hackney - 5 - -
Chessington 0 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £25,000 - 1
Harrow - 1 - -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 677 (40.73%) Oracle
2 566 (34.06%) Finance
3 452 (27.20%) SQL
4 442 (26.59%) Java
5 422 (25.39%) Microsoft
6 405 (24.37%) SQL Server
7 396 (23.83%) WebSphere
8 354 (21.30%) Linux
8 354 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
9 337 (20.28%) Windows
10 286 (17.21%) UNIX
11 270 (16.25%) Degree
12 260 (15.64%) HP
13 259 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
14 255 (15.34%) Banking
15 245 (14.74%) DB2
16 244 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
17 232 (13.96%) SAN
18 226 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
19 219 (13.18%) ETL
20 217 (13.06%) Cognos
21 216 (13.00%) VMware
22 212 (12.76%) E-Commerce
23 208 (12.52%) QA
24 205 (12.33%) Retail
25 202 (12.15%) SAP
26 195 (11.73%) XML
27 186 (11.19%) MS Excel
27 186 (11.19%) Solaris
28 181 (10.89%) Project Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 396 (23.83%) WebSphere
2 111 (6.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 98 (5.90%) Tomcat
4 97 (5.84%) Apache
4 97 (5.84%) SAS
5 91 (5.48%) SharePoint
6 82 (4.93%) IIS
7 58 (3.49%) MS Exchange
8 49 (2.95%) MQSeries
9 47 (2.83%) WebLogic
10 31 (1.87%) Oracle Coherence
11 27 (1.62%) Commerce Server
12 25 (1.50%) WebSphere Process Server
12 25 (1.50%) CICS
13 22 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 22 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
14 21 (1.26%) IBM HTTP Server
15 20 (1.20%) Lync
16 19 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (0.96%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 186 (11.19%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.25%) MS Office
3 48 (2.89%) SPSS
4 32 (1.93%) PowerPivot
5 26 (1.56%) MS Visio
6 22 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.54%) Stata
8 6 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.30%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 67 (4.03%) Cognos TM1
2 56 (3.37%) Oracle BPM
3 43 (2.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 34 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
5 26 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 21 (1.26%) RMDS
6 21 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
7 20 (1.20%) SAP BPC
8 19 (1.14%) SAP MDM
9 18 (1.08%) BASE24
9 18 (1.08%) SAP FS
9 18 (1.08%) Hyperion Planning
9 18 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
10 16 (0.96%) IntelliMatch
10 16 (0.96%) AquaLogic BPM
10 16 (0.96%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 14 (0.84%) Magento
11 14 (0.84%) HFM
12 12 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
13 11 (0.66%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.62%) SaaS
2 10 (0.60%) Office 365
2 10 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.36%) IaaS
6 4 (0.24%) Force.com
7 3 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.060%) Joyent
8 1 (0.060%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.060%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.060%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 232 (13.96%) SAN
2 122 (7.34%) TCP/IP
3 110 (6.62%) DNS
4 83 (4.99%) WAN
5 81 (4.87%) LAN
6 76 (4.57%) HTTP
7 69 (4.15%) Fibre Channel
8 65 (3.91%) Internet
9 64 (3.85%) Firewall
9 64 (3.85%) NAS
10 50 (3.01%) LDAP
11 45 (2.71%) FTP
12 31 (1.87%) ATM
13 30 (1.81%) Wireless
14 27 (1.62%) iSCSI
14 27 (1.62%) DHCP
15 24 (1.44%) Intranet
15 24 (1.44%) SSL
15 24 (1.44%) SSH
16 23 (1.38%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (24.37%) SQL Server
2 259 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
3 245 (14.74%) DB2
4 158 (9.51%) Relational Database
5 121 (7.28%) RDBMS
6 111 (6.68%) Oracle Database
7 98 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 96 (5.78%) OLAP
9 89 (5.35%) QlikView
10 86 (5.17%) Big Data
11 80 (4.81%) DataStage
12 78 (4.69%) Hadoop
13 61 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 56 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 54 (3.25%) MySQL
16 52 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
17 49 (2.95%) OLTP
18 48 (2.89%) SAP Data Services
19 45 (2.71%) Oracle OLAP
20 42 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 63 (3.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 27 (1.62%) JIRA
3 25 (1.50%) Selenium
4 24 (1.44%) Eclipse
5 21 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (1.02%) JUnit
7 16 (0.96%) Subversion
8 14 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 13 (0.78%) Lombardi
9 13 (0.78%) ERwin
9 13 (0.78%) Toad
10 12 (0.72%) Jenkins
11 11 (0.66%) Git (software)
12 10 (0.60%) ClearCase
12 10 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (0.54%) CruiseControl
13 9 (0.54%) Rational Rose
13 9 (0.54%) Ant
13 9 (0.54%) Hudson
General
1 566 (34.06%) Finance
2 255 (15.34%) Banking
3 205 (12.33%) Retail
4 133 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 115 (6.92%) Marketing
6 70 (4.21%) Back Office
7 51 (3.07%) Investment Banking
8 46 (2.77%) Front Office
9 37 (2.23%) Games
10 35 (2.11%) Advertising
11 34 (2.05%) Financial Institution
12 30 (1.81%) Music Industry
13 27 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (1.26%) General Ledger
15 19 (1.14%) Automotive
15 19 (1.14%) Law
16 18 (1.08%) Manufacturing
17 12 (0.72%) Legal
18 8 (0.48%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 360 (21.66%) Architect
2 311 (18.71%) Developer
3 240 (14.44%) Consultant
4 136 (8.18%) Solutions Architect
5 123 (7.40%) Analyst
6 94 (5.66%) Java Developer
7 87 (5.23%) Administrator
8 58 (3.49%) Support Analyst
9 54 (3.25%) Infrastructure Architect
10 52 (3.13%) Technical Architect
11 48 (2.89%) Technical Specialist
12 44 (2.65%) Team Leader
13 43 (2.59%) Senior Developer
13 43 (2.59%) Project Manager
14 41 (2.47%) Storage Engineer
14 41 (2.47%) Enterprise Architect
15 40 (2.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 39 (2.35%) Lead Architect
16 39 (2.35%) Delivery Manager
17 36 (2.17%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (11.73%) XML
2 120 (7.22%) Spring
3 118 (7.10%) HTML
4 108 (6.50%) Middleware
5 101 (6.08%) J2EE
6 93 (5.60%) .NET
7 87 (5.23%) JSP
8 80 (4.81%) Web Services
9 76 (4.57%) CSS
10 73 (4.39%) JDBC
11 72 (4.33%) WebSphere MQ
12 62 (3.73%) Servlets
13 61 (3.67%) Ajax
14 51 (3.07%) JMS
15 44 (2.65%) Hibernate
16 40 (2.41%) DHTML
16 40 (2.41%) SOAP
17 37 (2.23%) Oracle Fusion
18 36 (2.17%) XSLT
19 32 (1.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 226 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (6.14%) Computer Science
3 71 (4.27%) Mainframe
4 67 (4.03%) Clustering
5 63 (3.79%) Data Structures
6 59 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 53 (3.19%) Visualisation
8 51 (3.07%) Management Information System
9 43 (2.59%) SWIFT
10 41 (2.47%) Open Source
11 33 (1.99%) Online Games
12 27 (1.62%) IBM Mainframe
13 26 (1.56%) Replication
14 24 (1.44%) iPad
15 23 (1.38%) Tandem
15 23 (1.38%) AS400
16 22 (1.32%) LPAR
16 22 (1.32%) DLPAR
16 22 (1.32%) iSeries
17 21 (1.26%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 354 (21.30%) Linux
2 337 (20.28%) Windows
3 286 (17.21%) UNIX
4 186 (11.19%) Solaris
5 144 (8.66%) AIX
6 76 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 72 (4.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 68 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (2.35%) Windows 7
11 31 (1.87%) Android
12 20 (1.20%) Windows XP
13 19 (1.14%) zOS
14 13 (0.78%) SUSE
15 11 (0.66%) Apple iOS
16 9 (0.54%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.48%) HPUX
17 8 (0.48%) OS/400
18 7 (0.42%) Ubuntu
19 6 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (14.68%) Business Intelligence
3 219 (13.18%) ETL
4 212 (12.76%) E-Commerce
5 181 (10.89%) Project Management
6 176 (10.59%) Data Modelling
7 161 (9.69%) Analytics
8 159 (9.57%) SOA
9 125 (7.52%) Data Management
10 124 (7.46%) Mentoring
11 116 (6.98%) ITIL
12 108 (6.50%) TOGAF
13 107 (6.44%) Scrum
14 106 (6.38%) Change Management
15 104 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
16 101 (6.08%) Dimensional Modelling
17 82 (4.93%) Data Architecture
18 79 (4.75%) Data Governance
19 75 (4.51%) Enterprise Architecture
20 68 (4.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 452 (27.20%) SQL
2 442 (26.59%) Java
3 121 (7.28%) JavaScript
4 120 (7.22%) Perl
5 67 (4.03%) C#
6 61 (3.67%) Bash Shell
7 60 (3.61%) Shell Script
8 53 (3.19%) PL/SQL
9 52 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 45 (2.71%) Python
11 44 (2.65%) COBOL
12 42 (2.53%) Korn
13 41 (2.47%) C
13 41 (2.47%) JCL
14 40 (2.41%) T-SQL
15 35 (2.11%) C++
16 30 (1.81%) VB.NET
17 29 (1.74%) R
18 25 (1.50%) PHP
19 15 (0.90%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 270 (16.25%) Degree
2 44 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (1.87%) MCSE
5 26 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (1.26%) CCNA
6 21 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (1.20%) ISEB
8 18 (1.08%) SC Cleared
9 17 (1.02%) ACCA
10 15 (0.90%) DV Cleared
10 15 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.72%) IBM Certification
12 11 (0.66%) HP ASE
12 11 (0.66%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.48%) CIMA
13 8 (0.48%) LPIC
14 7 (0.42%) PMP
14 7 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
14 7 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (12.52%) QA
2 32 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 30 (1.81%) SLA
4 10 (0.60%) COBIT
5 9 (0.54%) ISO 8583
6 7 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.24%) GAAP
8 3 (0.18%) FATCA
8 3 (0.18%) Basel III
9 2 (0.12%) Dublin Core
9 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.060%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.060%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.060%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.060%) UCITS
10 1 (0.060%) EMIR
10 1 (0.060%) Solvency II
System Software
1 180 (10.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (4.99%) Active Directory
3 69 (4.15%) NFS
4 57 (3.43%) VMware ESX
5 54 (3.25%) vSphere
6 39 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
7 29 (1.74%) Hyper-V
8 21 (1.26%) SRDF
9 15 (0.90%) XenApp
10 14 (0.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 13 (0.78%) KVM
11 13 (0.78%) XenDesktop
12 12 (0.72%) RACF
13 8 (0.48%) HDFS
14 7 (0.42%) Samba
14 7 (0.42%) Firmware
14 7 (0.42%) IAG
14 7 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (0.36%) XenServer
15 6 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 76 (4.57%) Tivoli
2 48 (2.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 47 (2.83%) Puppet
4 38 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (1.93%) NetBackup
6 28 (1.68%) CA Endevor
6 28 (1.68%) SCCM
6 28 (1.68%) SCOM
7 22 (1.32%) CFEngine
8 19 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
9 17 (1.02%) MOM
10 14 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 13 (0.78%) FortiGate
12 12 (0.72%) OpenView
13 11 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.60%) Control-M
14 10 (0.60%) Backup Exec
15 9 (0.54%) OpenSSO
16 8 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
17 6 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 677 (40.73%) Oracle
2 422 (25.39%) Microsoft
3 260 (15.64%) HP
4 217 (13.06%) Cognos
5 216 (13.00%) VMware
6 202 (12.15%) SAP
7 173 (10.41%) NetApp
8 162 (9.75%) EMC
9 145 (8.72%) Cisco
10 125 (7.52%) Informatica
11 115 (6.92%) Red Hat
12 105 (6.32%) hybris
13 95 (5.72%) ATG
14 90 (5.42%) Sybase
15 84 (5.05%) TIBCO
16 78 (4.69%) Tableau
17 77 (4.63%) Symantec
18 75 (4.51%) Citrix
18 75 (4.51%) Teradata
19 73 (4.39%) Dell
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £36000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus package (bonus, healthcare, pen
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Boston Hale
Salary: £45000 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £500 - £575 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Blue Personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension + healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
T-Impact Ltd
Salary: bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago