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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 61 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 79 68 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.35% 3.00% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 6.41% 5.74% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 57 38 35
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,250 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1232 1184 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.27% 52.27% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 856 904 937
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
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 25 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Reading

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 64 (45.39%) HP
2 39 (27.66%) Oracle
3 36 (25.53%) EMC
4 34 (24.11%) Security Cleared
5 31 (21.99%) Windows
6 30 (21.28%) Dell
7 27 (19.15%) Finance
8 25 (17.73%) WebSphere
8 25 (17.73%) DV Cleared
9 24 (17.02%) AIX
10 22 (15.60%) ITIL
10 22 (15.60%) SAN
10 22 (15.60%) NetApp
11 21 (14.89%) Linux
12 20 (14.18%) Service Management
12 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
12 20 (14.18%) Project Management
12 20 (14.18%) Degree
13 19 (13.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 19 (13.48%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (12.77%) Telecoms
14 18 (12.77%) UNIX
14 18 (12.77%) Sun
14 18 (12.77%) Configuration Management
14 18 (12.77%) DataPower
15 17 (12.06%) CMDB
15 17 (12.06%) ITSM
15 17 (12.06%) NetBackup
16 16 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (11.35%) DB2

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (17.73%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (5.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.84%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.84%) Apache
3 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.13%) CICS
5 2 (1.42%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.42%) Alfresco
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.71%) SAP MM
1 1 (0.71%) Maximo
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.71%) SAP SRM
1 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.71%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.60%) SAN
2 13 (9.22%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (8.51%) DNS
4 11 (7.80%) DHCP
5 9 (6.38%) TCP/IP
6 8 (5.67%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (3.55%) NAS
7 5 (3.55%) Firewall
8 4 (2.84%) HTTP
8 4 (2.84%) ATM
9 3 (2.13%) Internet
10 2 (1.42%) SMS
10 2 (1.42%) VPN
11 1 (0.71%) LDAP
11 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.71%) FTP
11 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.71%) SSL
11 1 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.48%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (11.35%) DB2
3 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.96%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.55%) OLAP
6 4 (2.84%) Adabas
6 4 (2.84%) OLTP
6 4 (2.84%) ROLAP
6 4 (2.84%) Star Schema
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.13%) MySQL
8 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.71%) ERwin
1 1 (0.71%) ClearQuest
General
1 27 (19.15%) Finance
2 18 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.96%) Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Retail
4 4 (2.84%) Marketing
4 4 (2.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) French Language
5 1 (0.71%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (19.15%) Consultant
2 21 (14.89%) Administrator
3 19 (13.48%) Analyst
4 13 (9.22%) Developer
5 10 (7.09%) SAN Consultant
6 9 (6.38%) Development Manager
6 9 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Lead Developer
7 7 (4.96%) Change Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) ETL Developer
8 6 (4.26%) Windows Administrator
8 6 (4.26%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Storage Consultant
9 5 (3.55%) AIX Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) Technical Design Authority
10 4 (2.84%) SAN Administrator
10 4 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (2.84%) Senior Development Manager
10 4 (2.84%) Server Administrator
10 4 (2.84%) Ab Initio Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.64%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (3.55%) Web Services
3 3 (2.13%) HTML
3 3 (2.13%) Ajax
3 3 (2.13%) Java EE
4 2 (1.42%) MDX
4 2 (1.42%) jQuery
4 2 (1.42%) Middleware
4 2 (1.42%) LAMP
4 2 (1.42%) SAP XI
4 2 (1.42%) Spring
4 2 (1.42%) J2EE
4 2 (1.42%) CSS
4 2 (1.42%) JMS
5 1 (0.71%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.71%) SOAP
5 1 (0.71%) XML
5 1 (0.71%) XSD
5 1 (0.71%) XSLT
5 1 (0.71%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.77%) DataPower
2 17 (12.06%) CMDB
3 10 (7.09%) Mainframe
3 10 (7.09%) Clustering
4 9 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.38%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.13%) Replication
7 2 (1.42%) IVR
7 2 (1.42%) Firmware
7 2 (1.42%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.42%) Open Source
8 1 (0.71%) Life Science
8 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.71%) HACMP
8 1 (0.71%) GIS
8 1 (0.71%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.71%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.99%) Windows
2 24 (17.02%) AIX
3 21 (14.89%) Linux
4 18 (12.77%) UNIX
5 16 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (9.93%) Solaris
8 6 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.55%) CentOS
9 5 (3.55%) zOS
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.60%) ITIL
2 20 (14.18%) Project Management
2 20 (14.18%) Service Management
3 18 (12.77%) Configuration Management
4 17 (12.06%) ITSM
5 16 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering
6 14 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.51%) ETL
7 12 (8.51%) Data Modelling
8 11 (7.80%) Change Management
8 11 (7.80%) Resource Management
9 9 (6.38%) Test Scripting
9 9 (6.38%) Performance Management
9 9 (6.38%) SOA
9 9 (6.38%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.67%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.67%) eTOM
10 8 (5.67%) System Testing
10 8 (5.67%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.93%) Shell Script
2 12 (8.51%) C
3 9 (6.38%) Java
4 8 (5.67%) SQL
5 6 (4.26%) COBOL
6 5 (3.55%) Korn
7 4 (2.84%) JCL
7 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.13%) NATURAL
9 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.42%) VBScript
9 2 (1.42%) VBA
10 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.71%) sed
10 1 (0.71%) XPath
10 1 (0.71%) AWK
Qualifications
1 34 (24.11%) Security Cleared
2 25 (17.73%) DV Cleared
3 20 (14.18%) Degree
4 15 (10.64%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.26%) IBM Certification
6 6 (4.26%) ISEB
6 6 (4.26%) ISTQB
6 6 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.42%) NCDA
7 2 (1.42%) NCIE
7 2 (1.42%) MOS
8 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.55%) Samba
3 5 (3.55%) NFS
4 4 (2.84%) vSphere
5 3 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.71%) XenServer
7 1 (0.71%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.71%) Xen
7 1 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.71%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (13.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (12.06%) NetBackup
3 13 (9.22%) Tivoli
4 12 (8.51%) Netcool
5 9 (6.38%) Legato
5 9 (6.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (5.67%) OpenView
6 8 (5.67%) TeMIP
6 8 (5.67%) HP NNM
6 8 (5.67%) NSN NetAct
6 8 (5.67%) OVPI
7 6 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (3.55%) nmon
8 5 (3.55%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (2.84%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (2.84%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (2.13%) SCOM
11 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.71%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.71%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 64 (45.39%) HP
2 39 (27.66%) Oracle
3 36 (25.53%) EMC
4 30 (21.28%) Dell
5 22 (15.60%) NetApp
6 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.77%) Sun
8 15 (10.64%) Hitachi
9 14 (9.93%) BMC
10 13 (9.22%) VMware
11 11 (7.80%) Ab Initio
12 10 (7.09%) Cisco
13 9 (6.38%) Veritas
14 8 (5.67%) Ericsson
14 8 (5.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 8 (5.67%) Huawei
15 6 (4.26%) Teradata
15 6 (4.26%) Citrix
16 5 (3.55%) StorageTek
17 4 (2.84%) Cramer
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