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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 168 151 136
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 776 901 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.75% 1.98% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.67% 4.22% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 552 714 855
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
21143 21353 22437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.74% 47.03% 46.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17871 17460 18979
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 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
City of London -32 144 £60,000 - 17
Bromley +18 8 £70,000 +1.81% 1
Wimbledon - 8 £57,500 -
Docklands, London -14 5 £77,500 +34.78%
Chiswick - 4 £47,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £42,500 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Hounslow -15 1 - -
Greenford - 1 - - 1
Hackney - 1 - -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 609 (38.09%) Oracle
2 538 (33.65%) Finance
3 423 (26.45%) Java
4 407 (25.45%) WebSphere
5 392 (24.52%) Microsoft
6 385 (24.08%) Linux
7 375 (23.45%) SQL
8 369 (23.08%) Windows
9 364 (22.76%) SQL Server
10 335 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
11 300 (18.76%) Banking
12 291 (18.20%) UNIX
13 265 (16.57%) VMware
14 256 (16.01%) HP
15 240 (15.01%) DB2
16 234 (14.63%) SAN
17 218 (13.63%) Business Intelligence
18 206 (12.88%) SAP
19 204 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
20 201 (12.57%) Solaris
21 193 (12.07%) NetApp
22 192 (12.01%) ETL
23 189 (11.82%) E-Commerce
24 187 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
25 183 (11.44%) Degree
26 176 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
27 174 (10.88%) Retail
28 172 (10.76%) EMC
28 172 (10.76%) Cognos
29 162 (10.13%) Project Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 407 (25.45%) WebSphere
2 115 (7.19%) Tomcat
3 111 (6.94%) Apache
4 109 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 77 (4.82%) SAS
6 75 (4.69%) SharePoint
6 75 (4.69%) IIS
7 66 (4.13%) MQSeries
8 62 (3.88%) WebLogic
9 60 (3.75%) MS Exchange
10 39 (2.44%) Lync
11 36 (2.25%) JBoss
12 33 (2.06%) IBM HTTP Server
13 32 (2.00%) CICS
13 32 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
14 29 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
15 27 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 26 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
17 25 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
18 21 (1.31%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 125 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 51 (3.19%) MS Office
3 31 (1.94%) SPSS
4 20 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.13%) PowerPivot
6 17 (1.06%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.38%) Stata
9 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.19%) Gephi
11 2 (0.13%) MS Project
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.063%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.063%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 49 (3.06%) Cognos TM1
2 33 (2.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 33 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
3 27 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (1.63%) Magento
5 20 (1.25%) RMDS
6 14 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
7 13 (0.81%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 13 (0.81%) IntelliMatch
8 10 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (0.56%) SAP MDM
9 9 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (0.50%) Cognos Planning
10 8 (0.50%) Temenos T24
11 7 (0.44%) ION MarketView
11 7 (0.44%) AquaLogic BPM
12 6 (0.38%) Markit EDM
13 5 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
13 5 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.81%) SaaS
2 28 (1.75%) IaaS
3 16 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.81%) Office 365
4 13 (0.81%) OpenShift
5 12 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.56%) PaaS
7 9 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
8 8 (0.50%) IBM SmartCloud
9 4 (0.25%) Force.com
10 2 (0.13%) SoftLayer
10 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.13%) Taleo
11 1 (0.063%) Joyent
11 1 (0.063%) GitHub
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.063%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 234 (14.63%) SAN
2 101 (6.32%) TCP/IP
3 98 (6.13%) HTTP
4 79 (4.94%) Internet
5 76 (4.75%) NAS
6 75 (4.69%) DNS
7 67 (4.19%) WAN
7 67 (4.19%) Fibre Channel
8 66 (4.13%) FTP
9 65 (4.07%) Firewall
10 61 (3.81%) LAN
11 46 (2.88%) iSCSI
12 42 (2.63%) LDAP
13 34 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
14 28 (1.75%) Multicast
15 27 (1.69%) Wireless
16 24 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
16 24 (1.50%) SSH
17 23 (1.44%) FCoE
17 23 (1.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (22.76%) SQL Server
2 240 (15.01%) DB2
3 187 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
4 127 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 103 (6.44%) RDBMS
6 81 (5.07%) Oracle Database
7 72 (4.50%) Big Data
8 71 (4.44%) OLAP
9 63 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 60 (3.75%) QlikView
11 59 (3.69%) Hadoop
11 59 (3.69%) MySQL
12 58 (3.63%) DataStage
13 47 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 42 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
15 41 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 37 (2.31%) Oracle OLAP
16 37 (2.31%) SAP Data Services
17 34 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
18 33 (2.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (2.25%) Eclipse
2 35 (2.19%) Talend Open Studio
3 25 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 20 (1.25%) Maven
5 18 (1.13%) Git (software)
5 18 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (1.13%) Hudson
6 17 (1.06%) Ant
7 16 (1.00%) Subversion
8 14 (0.88%) JUnit
9 13 (0.81%) ClearCase
9 13 (0.81%) JIRA
9 13 (0.81%) Axure RP
10 12 (0.75%) TeamCity
10 12 (0.75%) Selenium
10 12 (0.75%) Visual Studio
11 11 (0.69%) Lombardi
12 9 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
12 9 (0.56%) Mercurial
12 9 (0.56%) MSBuild
General
1 538 (33.65%) Finance
2 300 (18.76%) Banking
3 174 (10.88%) Retail
4 124 (7.75%) Telecoms
5 104 (6.50%) Marketing
6 64 (4.00%) Investment Banking
7 41 (2.56%) Front Office
8 36 (2.25%) Back Office
9 26 (1.63%) Games
10 21 (1.31%) Legal
10 21 (1.31%) Advertising
11 19 (1.19%) Law
11 19 (1.19%) Music Industry
12 18 (1.13%) Financial Institution
12 18 (1.13%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.69%) French Language
15 9 (0.56%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.56%) Spanish Language
16 8 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 375 (23.45%) Architect
2 290 (18.14%) Developer
3 239 (14.95%) Consultant
4 142 (8.88%) Solutions Architect
5 130 (8.13%) Analyst
6 90 (5.63%) Java Developer
7 75 (4.69%) Administrator
8 59 (3.69%) Support Analyst
9 50 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
10 47 (2.94%) Technical Architect
11 43 (2.69%) Senior Architect
12 41 (2.56%) Storage Engineer
13 40 (2.50%) Team Leader
14 38 (2.38%) Enterprise Architect
15 37 (2.31%) Delivery Manager
15 37 (2.31%) Support Engineer
16 36 (2.25%) Technical Specialist
17 35 (2.19%) Senior Consultant
17 35 (2.19%) Business Analyst
17 35 (2.19%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (10.07%) XML
2 146 (9.13%) Middleware
3 128 (8.01%) HTML
4 125 (7.82%) Spring
5 100 (6.25%) J2EE
6 99 (6.19%) Web Services
7 94 (5.88%) .NET
8 84 (5.25%) JSP
9 81 (5.07%) JDBC
10 80 (5.00%) CSS
11 69 (4.32%) SOAP
12 65 (4.07%) WebSphere MQ
13 62 (3.88%) JMS
14 52 (3.25%) Hibernate
14 52 (3.25%) Ajax
15 47 (2.94%) jQuery
16 45 (2.81%) REST
17 41 (2.56%) XSLT
18 34 (2.13%) Servlets
19 32 (2.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 176 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (4.69%) Clustering
3 65 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
4 63 (3.94%) Mainframe
5 54 (3.38%) Open Source
6 52 (3.25%) Management Information System
7 50 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 49 (3.06%) Data Structures
9 41 (2.56%) Visualisation
10 38 (2.38%) SWIFT
11 28 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
12 26 (1.63%) Data Integration
13 25 (1.56%) Hedge funds
14 22 (1.38%) Replication
15 20 (1.25%) Online Games
16 19 (1.19%) Mobile App
16 19 (1.19%) User Experience
17 18 (1.13%) iSeries
17 18 (1.13%) Tandem
18 17 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 385 (24.08%) Linux
2 369 (23.08%) Windows
3 291 (18.20%) UNIX
4 201 (12.57%) Solaris
5 157 (9.82%) AIX
6 86 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 79 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 65 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (2.00%) Windows 7
11 29 (1.81%) zOS
12 23 (1.44%) Android
13 20 (1.25%) Mac OS X
14 19 (1.19%) SUSE
14 19 (1.19%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.88%) HPUX
15 14 (0.88%) OS/400
16 13 (0.81%) Windows 2000
17 9 (0.56%) Windows NT
17 9 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (13.63%) Business Intelligence
3 192 (12.01%) ETL
4 189 (11.82%) E-Commerce
5 162 (10.13%) Project Management
6 161 (10.07%) SOA
7 138 (8.63%) Analytics
8 134 (8.38%) ITIL
9 117 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 114 (7.13%) Data Management
11 110 (6.88%) Scrum
11 110 (6.88%) Data Modelling
12 81 (5.07%) TOGAF
13 79 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
14 78 (4.88%) Migration
15 70 (4.38%) Change Management
15 70 (4.38%) Data Analysis
15 70 (4.38%) Data Governance
16 68 (4.25%) Business Development
17 63 (3.94%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 423 (26.45%) Java
2 375 (23.45%) SQL
3 133 (8.32%) Perl
4 130 (8.13%) JavaScript
5 65 (4.07%) Shell Script
5 65 (4.07%) Bash Shell
6 55 (3.44%) C#
7 51 (3.19%) Python
8 42 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 36 (2.25%) C
9 36 (2.25%) PowerShell
10 28 (1.75%) VB.NET
11 25 (1.56%) C++
12 24 (1.50%) COBOL
12 24 (1.50%) T-SQL
13 22 (1.38%) VBScript
13 22 (1.38%) JCL
14 21 (1.31%) Korn
14 21 (1.31%) R
15 20 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 183 (11.44%) Degree
2 48 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (2.19%) MCSE
4 31 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (1.69%) ISEB
6 26 (1.63%) CCNA
6 26 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (1.38%) Security Cleared
8 17 (1.06%) LPIC
9 16 (1.00%) IBM Certification
9 16 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 14 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.75%) PMI Certification
12 10 (0.63%) NCDA
13 9 (0.56%) DV Cleared
13 9 (0.56%) HP ASE
14 8 (0.50%) PMP
14 8 (0.50%) RHCE
15 7 (0.44%) MCITP
16 6 (0.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (9.82%) QA
2 43 (2.69%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.63%) SLA
4 12 (0.75%) COBIT
5 7 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.38%) GAAP
7 4 (0.25%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.19%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.063%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.063%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 204 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 61 (3.81%) NFS
4 49 (3.06%) vSphere
5 41 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
6 28 (1.75%) Hyper-V
7 23 (1.44%) VMware ESX
8 21 (1.31%) XenApp
8 21 (1.31%) SRDF
9 17 (1.06%) KVM
10 16 (1.00%) RACF
11 14 (0.88%) XenDesktop
12 13 (0.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 13 (0.81%) Squid
13 12 (0.75%) HDFS
14 11 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 10 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 9 (0.56%) ACF2
17 6 (0.38%) Apache Flume
17 6 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 86 (5.38%) Tivoli
2 53 (3.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 37 (2.31%) NetBackup
4 32 (2.00%) Puppet
5 31 (1.94%) FortiGate
6 22 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (1.00%) CA Endevor
8 14 (0.88%) SCCM
9 13 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 13 (0.81%) CFEngine
10 11 (0.69%) BladeLogic
10 11 (0.69%) OpenView
11 10 (0.63%) SCOM
12 9 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
12 9 (0.56%) Netcool
12 9 (0.56%) Backup Exec
12 9 (0.56%) Control-M
12 9 (0.56%) Oozie
13 7 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 609 (38.09%) Oracle
2 392 (24.52%) Microsoft
3 265 (16.57%) VMware
4 256 (16.01%) HP
5 206 (12.88%) SAP
6 193 (12.07%) NetApp
7 172 (10.76%) Cognos
7 172 (10.76%) EMC
8 157 (9.82%) Cisco
9 117 (7.32%) Red Hat
10 107 (6.69%) TIBCO
11 101 (6.32%) Symantec
11 101 (6.32%) Informatica
12 90 (5.63%) Citrix
13 89 (5.57%) Dell
14 88 (5.50%) hybris
15 80 (5.00%) Sun
16 70 (4.38%) Teradata
17 68 (4.25%) Brocade
18 66 (4.13%) Sybase
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
XCM Rock
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensiv
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excleent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 27 days holiday, banking bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Make positive
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45-55,000
Posted: 6 days ago