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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 100 78 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Permanent jobs citing IBM 43 61 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.93% 2.60% 3.57%
As % of the Vendors category 3.73% 5.07% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 47
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,400 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1154 1204 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.75% 51.26% 56.48%
Number of salaries quoted 842 821 1021
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Reading

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 75 (70.09%) HP
2 34 (31.78%) EMC
3 33 (30.84%) NetApp
3 33 (30.84%) Symantec
4 32 (29.91%) Cisco
5 31 (28.97%) Linux
6 28 (26.17%) Oracle
7 25 (23.36%) Windows
8 24 (22.43%) UNIX
8 24 (22.43%) VMware
8 24 (22.43%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (21.50%) Data Management
9 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
10 21 (19.63%) 3PAR
11 20 (18.69%) SAN
12 19 (17.76%) AIX
13 18 (16.82%) DB2
13 18 (16.82%) Red Hat
13 18 (16.82%) Dell
13 18 (16.82%) Firewall
14 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
14 17 (15.89%) WebSphere
14 17 (15.89%) MS Excel
15 16 (14.95%) DNS
15 16 (14.95%) Veritas
15 16 (14.95%) Business Development
15 16 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (14.02%) Degree
16 15 (14.02%) Project Management
16 15 (14.02%) Data Centre

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 17 (15.89%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.80%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (2.80%) ArcGIS
3 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.87%) Node.js
4 2 (1.87%) Lync
4 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.87%) Apache
4 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Mimecast
2 3 (2.80%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.69%) SAN
2 18 (16.82%) Firewall
3 16 (14.95%) DNS
4 11 (10.28%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.48%) NAS
6 7 (6.54%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (5.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (4.67%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.74%) Network Security
9 4 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.74%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.87%) WAN
10 2 (1.87%) LAN
11 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.93%) SSL
11 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) DB2
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.87%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.93%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (0.93%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (0.93%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.93%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (0.93%) ActiveReports
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) LoadRunner
1 9 (8.41%) Rational Performance Tester
2 6 (5.61%) ClearCase
3 5 (4.67%) Subversion
3 5 (4.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.87%) Rational Rose
5 2 (1.87%) RequisitePro
5 2 (1.87%) ClearQuest
General
1 12 (11.21%) Marketing
2 8 (7.48%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Legal
4 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (21.50%) Architect
2 16 (14.95%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (12.15%) Consultant
4 11 (10.28%) Storage Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Administrator
5 9 (8.41%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.48%) Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Test Manager
6 8 (7.48%) Performance Test Manager
6 8 (7.48%) Performance Manager
7 7 (6.54%) Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Data Centre Architect
8 6 (5.61%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.61%) UNIX Administrator
8 6 (5.61%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.67%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Network Security Architect
10 4 (3.74%) Customer Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.74%) Sales Consultant
10 4 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.35%) Middleware
2 8 (7.48%) Spring
3 6 (5.61%) J2EE
3 6 (5.61%) HTML
3 6 (5.61%) jQuery
4 5 (4.67%) Ajax
4 5 (4.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (4.67%) .NET
4 5 (4.67%) CSS
4 5 (4.67%) Web Services
4 5 (4.67%) JPA
5 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (3.74%) JSP
5 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.74%) Struts
5 4 (3.74%) JSF
5 4 (3.74%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (3.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.43%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
3 15 (14.02%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.67%) Celerra
5 4 (3.74%) DataPower
5 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.80%) PKI
6 3 (2.80%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.87%) Social Media
7 2 (1.87%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.93%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.97%) Linux
2 25 (23.36%) Windows
3 24 (22.43%) UNIX
4 19 (17.76%) AIX
5 14 (13.08%) HPUX
5 14 (13.08%) Solaris
5 14 (13.08%) SUSE
6 13 (12.15%) Debian
7 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.80%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.80%) CentOS
11 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.50%) Data Management
2 16 (14.95%) Business Development
2 16 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (14.02%) Project Management
4 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.21%) Test Strategy
6 10 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (8.41%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (8.41%) Time Management
7 9 (8.41%) Performance Testing
8 8 (7.48%) SDLC
9 7 (6.54%) Scrum
10 6 (5.61%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.61%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.67%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.67%) Multithreading
11 5 (4.67%) Resource Management
11 5 (4.67%) TDD
11 5 (4.67%) MVC
11 5 (4.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.21%) Java
2 7 (6.54%) SQL
3 6 (5.61%) C
3 6 (5.61%) C#
3 6 (5.61%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.61%) Perl
3 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.74%) C++
5 3 (2.80%) VBScript
5 3 (2.80%) VB
5 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.87%) PHP
6 2 (1.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) Degree
2 13 (12.15%) SC Cleared
2 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.21%) ISEB
3 12 (11.21%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.61%) CISSP
4 6 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.61%) SSCP
5 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.74%) CSSLP
6 4 (3.74%) CCSP
6 4 (3.74%) CCNP
6 4 (3.74%) CCNA
6 4 (3.74%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (3.74%) Linux+ Certification
7 3 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.80%) APMP
8 2 (1.87%) CCIE
8 2 (1.87%) RHCE
8 2 (1.87%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.28%) XenServer
2 9 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.61%) vSphere
3 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.87%) NFS
5 2 (1.87%) Samba
5 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.93%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (11.21%) Legato
2 11 (10.28%) NetBackup
2 11 (10.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (8.41%) SCCM
4 7 (6.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (4.67%) ARCserve
6 4 (3.74%) PureDisk
7 3 (2.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (2.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.87%) nmon
9 1 (0.93%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.93%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 75 (70.09%) HP
2 34 (31.78%) EMC
3 33 (30.84%) NetApp
3 33 (30.84%) Symantec
4 32 (29.91%) Cisco
5 28 (26.17%) Oracle
6 24 (22.43%) VMware
7 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
8 21 (19.63%) 3PAR
9 18 (16.82%) Red Hat
9 18 (16.82%) Dell
10 16 (14.95%) Veritas
11 14 (13.08%) Sybase
12 11 (10.28%) Brocade
12 11 (10.28%) Citrix
12 11 (10.28%) Hitachi
13 10 (9.35%) Veeam
13 10 (9.35%) Zerto
13 10 (9.35%) Neverfail
13 10 (9.35%) Varonis
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