The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 82 55 104
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +49
Permanent jobs citing IBM 62 91 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.57% 4.24% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 4.80% 7.12% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 42 70 19
Average salary £51,750 £47,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% -4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1292 1278 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.57% 59.50% 49.87%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1000 1019
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
Berkshire

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IBM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

IBM Salary Trend in Reading

IBM
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Reading

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 61 (43.57%) HP
2 50 (35.71%) EMC
3 45 (32.14%) Oracle
4 44 (31.43%) Windows
5 43 (30.71%) Degree
6 42 (30.00%) NetApp
7 36 (25.71%) SAN
8 35 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 34 (24.29%) Linux
10 30 (21.43%) Finance
11 29 (20.71%) Telecoms
12 28 (20.00%) Veritas
12 28 (20.00%) Legato
13 26 (18.57%) Firewall
14 25 (17.86%) ITIL
15 24 (17.14%) Configuration Management
16 23 (16.43%) Service Management
16 23 (16.43%) ARCserve
16 23 (16.43%) Time Management
16 23 (16.43%) iSCSI
16 23 (16.43%) DataPower
17 22 (15.71%) Oracle BRM
17 22 (15.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 21 (15.00%) AIX
18 21 (15.00%) Project Management
18 21 (15.00%) Software Engineering
19 20 (14.29%) Information Management
20 19 (13.57%) UNIX
21 17 (12.14%) Solaris
21 17 (12.14%) Data Warehouse

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 35 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.14%) Apache
6 2 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (15.71%) Oracle BRM
2 6 (4.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.14%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (25.71%) SAN
2 26 (18.57%) Firewall
3 23 (16.43%) iSCSI
4 11 (7.86%) HTTP
4 11 (7.86%) DNS
5 9 (6.43%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (6.43%) DHCP
6 8 (5.71%) Internet
7 7 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (5.00%) NAS
8 4 (2.86%) SSL
8 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.86%) Broadband
8 4 (2.86%) Network Security
9 3 (2.14%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (2.14%) LDAP
9 3 (2.14%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (2.14%) IntruShield
10 2 (1.43%) VPN
10 2 (1.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.14%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (9.29%) DB2
3 8 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.43%) Data Mart
7 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.43%) MS Access
7 2 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.43%) QlikView
7 2 (1.43%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (15.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (21.43%) Finance
2 29 (20.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.29%) Legal
3 6 (4.29%) Banking
3 6 (4.29%) Retail
4 5 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.71%) French Language
5 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (16.43%) Analyst
2 16 (11.43%) Consultant
3 15 (10.71%) Customer Engineer
4 14 (10.00%) Developer
5 9 (6.43%) Ab Initio Developer
5 9 (6.43%) Change Analyst
6 7 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
6 7 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 7 (5.00%) Architect
7 6 (4.29%) Test Analyst
7 6 (4.29%) Lead Developer
7 6 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (4.29%) Storage Consultant
7 6 (4.29%) Applications Architect
7 6 (4.29%) ETL Developer
7 6 (4.29%) SAN Consultant
7 6 (4.29%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Support Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (7.14%) Middleware
3 9 (6.43%) JMS
4 6 (4.29%) Web Services
5 3 (2.14%) J2EE
6 2 (1.43%) SAP XI
6 2 (1.43%) HTML
6 2 (1.43%) MDX
6 2 (1.43%) Java EE
7 1 (0.71%) Sass
7 1 (0.71%) OpenID
7 1 (0.71%) OAuth
7 1 (0.71%) .NET
7 1 (0.71%) COM
7 1 (0.71%) SOAP
7 1 (0.71%) XML
7 1 (0.71%) XSD
7 1 (0.71%) XSLT
7 1 (0.71%) SAML
7 1 (0.71%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.43%) DataPower
2 15 (10.71%) CMDB
3 14 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.14%) Clustering
4 10 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 10 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
5 7 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.86%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.86%) VSAM
7 2 (1.43%) Replication
7 2 (1.43%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.43%) IVR
7 2 (1.43%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.43%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.71%) Life Science
8 1 (0.71%) PKI
8 1 (0.71%) Firmware
8 1 (0.71%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 44 (31.43%) Windows
2 34 (24.29%) Linux
3 21 (15.00%) AIX
4 19 (13.57%) UNIX
5 17 (12.14%) Solaris
6 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.86%) ITIL
2 24 (17.14%) Configuration Management
3 23 (16.43%) Service Management
3 23 (16.43%) Time Management
4 21 (15.00%) Project Management
4 21 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (14.29%) Information Management
6 17 (12.14%) Change Management
7 15 (10.71%) ITSM
8 14 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (9.29%) SOA
10 12 (8.57%) Migration
11 11 (7.86%) Performance Management
11 11 (7.86%) Fault Management
11 11 (7.86%) Service Delivery
11 11 (7.86%) eTOM
12 10 (7.14%) PRINCE2
12 10 (7.14%) Test Scripting
13 9 (6.43%) Change Control
13 9 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.14%) Shell Script
2 11 (7.86%) SQL
3 8 (5.71%) C
3 8 (5.71%) COBOL
4 4 (2.86%) Java
5 3 (2.14%) Korn
5 3 (2.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.43%) AWK
6 2 (1.43%) VBScript
6 2 (1.43%) VBA
6 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.43%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.43%) sed
7 1 (0.71%) XPath
7 1 (0.71%) PHP
7 1 (0.71%) C#
7 1 (0.71%) C++
7 1 (0.71%) Python
7 1 (0.71%) Ruby
7 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 43 (30.71%) Degree
2 12 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.43%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.43%) GCIA
6 2 (1.43%) GCIH
6 2 (1.43%) CISSP
6 2 (1.43%) ISEB
6 2 (1.43%) PMP
6 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.43%) MCSE
6 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.43%) NCDA
6 2 (1.43%) NCIE
7 1 (0.71%) CCEE
7 1 (0.71%) CCAA
7 1 (0.71%) CCIA
7 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.14%) vSphere
3 3 (2.14%) Snort
4 2 (1.43%) Xen
4 2 (1.43%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (1.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.71%) KVM
5 1 (0.71%) XenApp
5 1 (0.71%) XenServer
5 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.71%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (20.00%) Legato
2 23 (16.43%) ARCserve
3 14 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 14 (10.00%) Tivoli
4 9 (6.43%) OpenView
5 7 (5.00%) NSN NetAct
5 7 (5.00%) Netcool
6 6 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (3.57%) OVPI
7 5 (3.57%) HP NNM
7 5 (3.57%) TeMIP
8 4 (2.86%) CA Endevor
8 4 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (2.14%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (2.14%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.43%) CA SiteMinder
10 2 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 61 (43.57%) HP
2 50 (35.71%) EMC
3 45 (32.14%) Oracle
4 42 (30.00%) NetApp
5 28 (20.00%) Veritas
6 16 (11.43%) Ab Initio
7 15 (10.71%) VMware
8 14 (10.00%) Cisco
9 13 (9.29%) BMC
10 12 (8.57%) Sun
11 11 (7.86%) Dell
12 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
13 9 (6.43%) Fujitsu
13 9 (6.43%) Symantec
13 9 (6.43%) Hitachi
13 9 (6.43%) Citrix
14 8 (5.71%) Huawei
15 7 (5.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 7 (5.00%) Ericsson
16 5 (3.57%) CheckPoint
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