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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 135 175 155
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -20
Permanent jobs citing IBM 939 811 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.15% 1.74% 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 4.56% 3.71% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 727 627 651
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
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
20603 21874 21077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.12% 46.94% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17334 17926 17484
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +0.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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
City of London +14 183 £65,000 +18.18% 26
Bromley +21 10 £65,000 -
Docklands, London 0 9 £58,750 +2.17% 2
Chiswick +3 7 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf +14 6 £62,500 -24.24%
Paddington - 5 £52,500 -
Feltham - 3 £39,000 -
Wimbledon - 3 £57,500 - 1
Uxbridge -3 2 £31,500 -10.00%
Hounslow +13 1 - -
Croydon +12 1 £60,000 +18.81%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £32,500 -
Wembley - 1 £45,000 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 651 (38.50%) Oracle
2 615 (36.37%) Finance
3 480 (28.39%) Java
4 441 (26.08%) WebSphere
5 399 (23.60%) Windows
6 389 (23.00%) Linux
7 387 (22.89%) Banking
8 364 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
9 362 (21.41%) SQL
10 355 (20.99%) Microsoft
11 295 (17.45%) HP
12 275 (16.26%) VMware
13 249 (14.73%) SQL Server
14 239 (14.13%) Middleware
15 232 (13.72%) Cisco
16 231 (13.66%) UNIX
17 229 (13.54%) DB2
18 220 (13.01%) SAN
19 212 (12.54%) Business Intelligence
20 207 (12.24%) Retail
21 202 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
22 199 (11.77%) SAP
23 194 (11.47%) EMC
24 188 (11.12%) Analytics
25 183 (10.82%) SOA
26 182 (10.76%) Solaris
27 177 (10.47%) NetApp
28 172 (10.17%) Degree
29 171 (10.11%) JavaScript
30 170 (10.05%) Data Warehouse

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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
1 441 (26.08%) WebSphere
2 164 (9.70%) Tomcat
3 161 (9.52%) Apache
4 104 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 97 (5.74%) IIS
6 79 (4.67%) SharePoint
7 73 (4.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 73 (4.32%) WebLogic
8 72 (4.26%) SAS
9 68 (4.02%) Oracle Coherence
10 59 (3.49%) MS Exchange
11 58 (3.43%) MQSeries
12 48 (2.84%) Lync
13 47 (2.78%) FileNet
14 40 (2.37%) JBoss
15 39 (2.31%) CICS
16 36 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
16 36 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
17 32 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
18 28 (1.66%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 131 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 50 (2.96%) MS Office
3 33 (1.95%) SPSS
4 32 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (1.71%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.24%) PowerPivot
7 15 (0.89%) OmniGraffle
8 12 (0.71%) Stata
9 7 (0.41%) MS Project
10 6 (0.35%) Gephi
11 3 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.18%) RoboHelp
12 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 47 (2.78%) RMDS
2 40 (2.37%) Oracle BPM
3 31 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 30 (1.77%) Cognos TM1
5 27 (1.60%) Magento
6 17 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
6 17 (1.01%) BusinessWorks
7 13 (0.77%) Cognos Planning
8 11 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
9 8 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
9 8 (0.47%) ION MarketView
9 8 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.35%) Agresso
11 6 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
11 6 (0.35%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.30%) BASE24
12 5 (0.30%) SAP MDM
13 4 (0.24%) AquaLogic BPM
13 4 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.66%) IaaS
2 25 (1.48%) SaaS
3 15 (0.89%) OpenShift
4 14 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.77%) PaaS
6 11 (0.65%) Office 365
6 11 (0.65%) IBM Blueworks
7 10 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.41%) IBM SmartCloud
9 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.12%) Taleo
10 1 (0.059%) GitHub
10 1 (0.059%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.059%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 220 (13.01%) SAN
2 122 (7.21%) HTTP
3 108 (6.39%) WAN
4 103 (6.09%) NAS
5 102 (6.03%) LAN
6 101 (5.97%) Fibre Channel
7 87 (5.14%) TCP/IP
8 83 (4.91%) Internet
9 74 (4.38%) Multicast
10 64 (3.78%) iSCSI
11 63 (3.73%) FCoE
12 59 (3.49%) DNS
12 59 (3.49%) Firewall
13 35 (2.07%) FTP
14 31 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
15 29 (1.71%) Wireless
16 28 (1.66%) LDAP
17 27 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
18 26 (1.54%) DHCP
19 17 (1.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 229 (13.54%) DB2
3 170 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
4 92 (5.44%) Hadoop
5 81 (4.79%) Big Data
6 76 (4.49%) Relational Database
7 72 (4.26%) DataStage
8 71 (4.20%) Data Mining
9 70 (4.14%) Oracle Database
10 65 (3.84%) HBase
11 52 (3.08%) RDBMS
12 49 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 49 (2.90%) QlikView
13 47 (2.78%) MySQL
14 45 (2.66%) IBM InfoSphere
15 43 (2.54%) OLAP
16 39 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 34 (2.01%) SAP HANA
18 31 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
19 30 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 47 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 40 (2.37%) Talend Open Studio
3 35 (2.07%) Eclipse
4 33 (1.95%) Maven
5 22 (1.30%) Hudson
6 21 (1.24%) SpecFlow
7 19 (1.12%) JBehave
7 19 (1.12%) Subversion
8 18 (1.06%) LoadRunner
8 18 (1.06%) Ant
9 15 (0.89%) JIRA
9 15 (0.89%) Rational Performance Tester
9 15 (0.89%) Axure RP
10 14 (0.83%) Mercurial
10 14 (0.83%) JMeter
11 12 (0.71%) ClearCase
12 11 (0.65%) Toad
13 10 (0.59%) Selenium
14 9 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 615 (36.37%) Finance
2 387 (22.89%) Banking
3 207 (12.24%) Retail
4 88 (5.20%) Marketing
5 75 (4.44%) Investment Banking
6 63 (3.73%) Telecoms
7 48 (2.84%) Financial Institution
8 35 (2.07%) Back Office
9 32 (1.89%) Front Office
10 20 (1.18%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.06%) Legal
12 14 (0.83%) Music Industry
12 14 (0.83%) Publishing
13 12 (0.71%) International Banking
14 10 (0.59%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.53%) Games
15 9 (0.53%) Law
16 8 (0.47%) Advertising
16 8 (0.47%) Private Banking
16 8 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 448 (26.49%) Architect
2 246 (14.55%) Consultant
3 236 (13.96%) Developer
4 190 (11.24%) Solutions Architect
5 160 (9.46%) Analyst
6 92 (5.44%) Java Developer
7 78 (4.61%) Infrastructure Architect
8 73 (4.32%) Administrator
9 66 (3.90%) Senior Consultant
10 61 (3.61%) Business Analyst
11 58 (3.43%) Support Engineer
12 50 (2.96%) Technical Specialist
12 50 (2.96%) Senior Architect
13 47 (2.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
14 46 (2.72%) Lead Architect
15 40 (2.37%) 3rd Line Support
15 40 (2.37%) Support Analyst
16 39 (2.31%) Technical Consultant
17 37 (2.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 37 (2.19%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (14.13%) Middleware
2 155 (9.17%) XML
3 149 (8.81%) Web Services
4 147 (8.69%) HTML
5 126 (7.45%) Spring
6 122 (7.21%) .NET
7 101 (5.97%) J2EE
8 95 (5.62%) JMS
9 88 (5.20%) WebSphere MQ
10 81 (4.79%) Hibernate
11 79 (4.67%) SOAP
12 74 (4.38%) XSLT
13 68 (4.02%) CSS
14 59 (3.49%) JDBC
15 57 (3.37%) Oracle Fusion
15 57 (3.37%) REST
16 51 (3.02%) JSP
17 50 (2.96%) Rendezvous
18 47 (2.78%) jQuery
19 35 (2.07%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 156 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (6.80%) Mainframe
3 101 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 90 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
5 84 (4.97%) Open Source
6 65 (3.84%) Visualisation
7 52 (3.08%) Data Integration
8 49 (2.90%) Computer Science
8 49 (2.90%) Clustering
9 39 (2.31%) N-Tier
10 34 (2.01%) IBM Mainframe
11 32 (1.89%) SWIFT
11 32 (1.89%) Data Structures
12 29 (1.71%) Social Network
12 29 (1.71%) Statistics
13 27 (1.60%) Replication
14 23 (1.36%) PKI
14 23 (1.36%) User Experience
15 21 (1.24%) AS400
15 21 (1.24%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 399 (23.60%) Windows
2 389 (23.00%) Linux
3 231 (13.66%) UNIX
4 182 (10.76%) Solaris
5 99 (5.85%) AIX
6 77 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 72 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 68 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (2.07%) zOS
10 28 (1.66%) Windows 7
11 20 (1.18%) Windows XP
12 17 (1.01%) Windows 2000
13 16 (0.95%) HPUX
14 14 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 13 (0.77%) SUSE
16 10 (0.59%) OS/400
17 9 (0.53%) Windows NT
17 9 (0.53%) Android
18 8 (0.47%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (12.54%) Business Intelligence
3 188 (11.12%) Analytics
4 183 (10.82%) SOA
5 156 (9.23%) ITIL
6 152 (8.99%) ETL
7 150 (8.87%) Data Management
8 141 (8.34%) Project Management
9 127 (7.51%) Data Modelling
10 117 (6.92%) E-Commerce
11 114 (6.74%) Scrum
12 110 (6.51%) Performance Tuning
12 110 (6.51%) Mentoring
13 96 (5.68%) Waterfall
14 92 (5.44%) Data Governance
15 89 (5.26%) TOGAF
16 86 (5.09%) Migration
17 84 (4.97%) Data Analysis
18 81 (4.79%) Information Management
19 75 (4.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 480 (28.39%) Java
2 362 (21.41%) SQL
3 171 (10.11%) JavaScript
4 102 (6.03%) Perl
5 77 (4.55%) C#
6 68 (4.02%) Python
7 60 (3.55%) Shell Script
8 49 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 47 (2.78%) C
10 38 (2.25%) C++
11 37 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 30 (1.77%) T-SQL
13 26 (1.54%) R
14 22 (1.30%) JCL
15 21 (1.24%) PowerShell
16 20 (1.18%) Objective-C
16 20 (1.18%) VB.NET
17 19 (1.12%) Ruby
18 18 (1.06%) Prolog
18 18 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 172 (10.17%) Degree
2 62 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (2.66%) MCSE
4 36 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 34 (2.01%) ISEB
6 31 (1.83%) CCNA
6 31 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (1.77%) IBM Certification
8 24 (1.42%) SC Cleared
9 20 (1.18%) DV Cleared
10 17 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (0.95%) MCITP
12 13 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (0.65%) OCP
13 11 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
13 11 (0.65%) NCDA
14 10 (0.59%) CCNP
14 10 (0.59%) PMI Certification
15 9 (0.53%) LPIC
16 8 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (6.45%) QA
2 64 (3.78%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.60%) SLA
4 13 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.41%) ISO 8583
6 7 (0.41%) HL7
7 3 (0.18%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) GAAP
9 1 (0.059%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.059%) MiFID
9 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.059%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.059%) Basel III
9 1 (0.059%) EMIR
9 1 (0.059%) CRD IV
System Software
1 202 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (5.74%) NFS
3 94 (5.56%) Active Directory
4 81 (4.79%) Oracle RAC
5 63 (3.73%) SRDF
6 56 (3.31%) Hyper-V
7 42 (2.48%) vSphere
8 38 (2.25%) KVM
9 26 (1.54%) VMware ESX
10 25 (1.48%) Xen
11 23 (1.36%) XenApp
12 22 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 21 (1.24%) Squid
14 18 (1.06%) HDFS
15 16 (0.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 14 (0.83%) RACF
17 13 (0.77%) XenServer
17 13 (0.77%) ACF2
18 8 (0.47%) Tivoli Directory Server
19 7 (0.41%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 86 (5.09%) Tivoli
2 44 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 41 (2.42%) Puppet
4 35 (2.07%) FortiGate
5 22 (1.30%) SCCM
6 20 (1.18%) NetBackup
6 20 (1.18%) Netcool
7 17 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (0.83%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 14 (0.83%) Nagios
9 13 (0.77%) BladeLogic
9 13 (0.77%) Data Guard
10 11 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (0.65%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 9 (0.53%) CA Endevor
12 8 (0.47%) Backup Exec
12 8 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
12 8 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (0.41%) Control-M
14 6 (0.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 651 (38.50%) Oracle
2 355 (20.99%) Microsoft
3 295 (17.45%) HP
4 275 (16.26%) VMware
5 232 (13.72%) Cisco
6 199 (11.77%) SAP
7 194 (11.47%) EMC
8 177 (10.47%) NetApp
9 158 (9.34%) TIBCO
10 135 (7.98%) Cognos
11 114 (6.74%) Dell
12 94 (5.56%) Sun
12 94 (5.56%) Red Hat
13 89 (5.26%) Informatica
13 89 (5.26%) Teradata
14 87 (5.14%) Symantec
15 81 (4.79%) Sybase
15 81 (4.79%) Intel
16 73 (4.32%) Citrix
17 61 (3.61%) hybris
London
Templeton and Partners
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hays IT
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000-£55,000+ COMPETITIVE package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Source Cloud
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £52000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago