The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 72 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 68 57 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.72% 2.50% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.20% 4.76% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 38
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
IBM
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1308 1197 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.34% 52.55% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 923 899 802
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Reading

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 60 (45.11%) HP
2 52 (39.10%) Oracle
3 37 (27.82%) Security Cleared
4 31 (23.31%) Windows
5 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 27 (20.30%) Dell
7 26 (19.55%) DV Cleared
8 25 (18.80%) WebSphere
9 24 (18.05%) ITIL
9 24 (18.05%) DB2
10 23 (17.29%) EMC
11 22 (16.54%) Finance
12 21 (15.79%) Degree
13 20 (15.04%) Service Management
14 19 (14.29%) UNIX
14 19 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 18 (13.53%) ITSM
15 18 (13.53%) SC Cleared
16 17 (12.78%) AIX
16 17 (12.78%) Linux
16 17 (12.78%) Project Management
17 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (12.03%) Tivoli
17 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
17 16 (12.03%) SAN
17 16 (12.03%) NetApp
17 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (11.28%) CMDB
18 15 (11.28%) Sun
18 15 (11.28%) Business Intelligence

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (18.80%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (5.26%) Apache
2 7 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.51%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (3.01%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.26%) CICS
6 2 (1.50%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.50%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.50%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.50%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.75%) Lync
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.75%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.75%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.75%) Maximo
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.75%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.03%) SAN
2 11 (8.27%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.52%) DNS
3 10 (7.52%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (6.77%) DHCP
5 5 (3.76%) ATM
5 5 (3.76%) NAS
5 5 (3.76%) Firewall
6 4 (3.01%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (3.01%) HTTP
7 2 (1.50%) WAN
7 2 (1.50%) LAN
7 2 (1.50%) Internet
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.75%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.75%) SMS
8 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.05%) DB2
2 15 (11.28%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.02%) OLAP
3 8 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
4 7 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.26%) ROLAP
4 7 (5.26%) Star Schema
4 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.01%) Adabas
5 4 (3.01%) OLTP
6 3 (2.26%) MySQL
6 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.50%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.50%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.50%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.75%) ERwin
1 1 (0.75%) ClearQuest
General
1 22 (16.54%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.02%) Banking
3 8 (6.02%) Retail
4 4 (3.01%) Marketing
4 4 (3.01%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) French Language
5 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (22.56%) Consultant
2 20 (15.04%) Analyst
3 19 (14.29%) Administrator
4 11 (8.27%) Developer
5 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Development Manager
6 8 (6.02%) SAN Consultant
7 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Windows Administrator
9 5 (3.76%) Business Consultant
9 5 (3.76%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Business Developer
9 5 (3.76%) AIX Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) Senior Development Manager
10 4 (3.01%) SAN Administrator
10 4 (3.01%) Programmer
10 4 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.02%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (5.26%) J2EE
3 5 (3.76%) CSS
4 4 (3.01%) Ajax
5 2 (1.50%) Java EE
5 2 (1.50%) jQuery
5 2 (1.50%) Web Services
5 2 (1.50%) LAMP
5 2 (1.50%) Spring
5 2 (1.50%) HTML
6 1 (0.75%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) CMDB
2 12 (9.02%) DataPower
2 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.26%) Clustering
5 5 (3.76%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.01%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.50%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.50%) Open Source
7 2 (1.50%) PKI
8 1 (0.75%) IVR
8 1 (0.75%) Replication
8 1 (0.75%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.75%) Firmware
8 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.75%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.31%) Windows
2 19 (14.29%) UNIX
3 17 (12.78%) AIX
3 17 (12.78%) Linux
4 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.77%) Solaris
6 6 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.76%) CentOS
7 5 (3.76%) zOS
8 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.05%) ITIL
2 20 (15.04%) Service Management
3 18 (13.53%) ITSM
4 17 (12.78%) Project Management
5 15 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (11.28%) Data Modelling
6 12 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.27%) E-Commerce
7 11 (8.27%) ETL
7 11 (8.27%) Resource Management
8 8 (6.02%) System Testing
8 8 (6.02%) Configuration Management
8 8 (6.02%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.02%) Validation
9 7 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 7 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
10 6 (4.51%) Automation Testing
10 6 (4.51%) Performance Management
10 6 (4.51%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.27%) C
1 11 (8.27%) Java
1 11 (8.27%) Shell Script
2 8 (6.02%) SQL
3 7 (5.26%) Korn
4 5 (3.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.01%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.01%) sed
5 4 (3.01%) JCL
5 4 (3.01%) AWK
6 3 (2.26%) NATURAL
6 3 (2.26%) COBOL
7 2 (1.50%) VBScript
7 2 (1.50%) VB
7 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (27.82%) Security Cleared
2 26 (19.55%) DV Cleared
3 21 (15.79%) Degree
4 18 (13.53%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.51%) IBM Certification
5 6 (4.51%) ISEB
5 6 (4.51%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.50%) MCP
7 2 (1.50%) SSCP
7 2 (1.50%) GCIA
7 2 (1.50%) GCIH
7 2 (1.50%) MOS
7 2 (1.50%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) NCDA
8 1 (0.75%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.76%) Samba
3 5 (3.76%) NFS
4 4 (3.01%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 3 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.26%) vSphere
5 3 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.50%) Snort
7 1 (0.75%) Xen
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.75%) XenServer
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.75%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 19 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 16 (12.03%) Tivoli
3 12 (9.02%) Netcool
4 11 (8.27%) NetBackup
5 9 (6.77%) HP NNM
5 9 (6.77%) OpenView
5 9 (6.77%) OVPI
5 9 (6.77%) TeMIP
6 8 (6.02%) Legato
6 8 (6.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (4.51%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (3.76%) nmon
9 4 (3.01%) NSN NetAct
9 4 (3.01%) SCCM
9 4 (3.01%) SCOM
10 3 (2.26%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (1.50%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (1.50%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.75%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 60 (45.11%) HP
2 52 (39.10%) Oracle
3 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 27 (20.30%) Dell
5 23 (17.29%) EMC
6 16 (12.03%) NetApp
7 15 (11.28%) Sun
8 13 (9.77%) BMC
9 12 (9.02%) Hitachi
10 11 (8.27%) Ab Initio
11 9 (6.77%) VMware
11 9 (6.77%) Teradata
12 8 (6.02%) Cisco
12 8 (6.02%) Veritas
13 7 (5.26%) Netezza
14 6 (4.51%) Huawei
15 5 (3.76%) StorageTek
15 5 (3.76%) Adobe
15 5 (3.76%) JBoss
16 4 (3.01%) Ericsson
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Great Start Up Opportunity
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECMWF
Salary: £52,822 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Health, Pension, Life - Flexible ben
Posted: 3 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
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CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago