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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 119 57 75
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +18
Permanent jobs citing IBM 23 84 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% 3.50% 2.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 6.60% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 61 41
Average salary £51,250 £42,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.88% -14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.77%
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
1160 1273 1187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.02% 53.11% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 825 877 905
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
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 3 August 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Reading

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 45 (62.50%) HP
2 28 (38.89%) Cisco
3 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
4 23 (31.94%) NetApp
4 23 (31.94%) Symantec
5 20 (27.78%) VMware
5 20 (27.78%) Linux
6 19 (26.39%) MS Excel
7 18 (25.00%) EMC
8 17 (23.61%) Dell
8 17 (23.61%) 3PAR
9 15 (20.83%) WebSphere
9 15 (20.83%) Business Development
9 15 (20.83%) Windows
9 15 (20.83%) Oracle
10 14 (19.44%) Java
11 13 (18.06%) Data Centre
12 12 (16.67%) Firewall
12 12 (16.67%) UNIX
12 12 (16.67%) Marketing
12 12 (16.67%) Degree
12 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (15.28%) SAN
13 11 (15.28%) Finance
13 11 (15.28%) Scrum
13 11 (15.28%) Project Management
13 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (13.89%) Citrix
14 10 (13.89%) J2EE
14 10 (13.89%) Solaris

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 15 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.56%) Node.js
4 3 (4.17%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.17%) ArcGIS
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.78%) Lync
5 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 19 (26.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Mimecast
2 3 (4.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) Firewall
2 11 (15.28%) SAN
3 5 (6.94%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.56%) DNS
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (4.17%) NAS
6 2 (2.78%) Network Security
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.78%) ATM
7 1 (1.39%) LAN
7 1 (1.39%) WAN
7 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) DB2
2 2 (2.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.39%) ActiveReports
3 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.39%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (16.67%) Marketing
2 11 (15.28%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Legal
3 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Architect
2 13 (18.06%) Consultant
2 13 (18.06%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (16.67%) Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Administrator
5 5 (6.94%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Customer Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Core Java Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.56%) IT Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) J2EE
2 7 (9.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 6 (8.33%) JPA
3 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 6 (8.33%) Spring
4 5 (6.94%) Java SE
4 5 (6.94%) Java EE
5 2 (2.78%) Flash
6 1 (1.39%) WSDL
6 1 (1.39%) XML
6 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.56%) Social Media
5 4 (5.56%) Smartphone
5 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.17%) PKI
7 2 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.39%) Clustering
8 1 (1.39%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.39%) DataPower
8 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Linux
2 15 (20.83%) Windows
3 12 (16.67%) UNIX
4 10 (13.89%) Solaris
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.72%) AIX
5 7 (9.72%) HPUX
5 7 (9.72%) SUSE
5 7 (9.72%) Debian
6 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Business Development
2 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.28%) Scrum
3 11 (15.28%) Project Management
4 10 (13.89%) Multithreading
5 9 (12.50%) Data Management
6 6 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.94%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) SDLC
7 5 (6.94%) OO
7 5 (6.94%) RUP
7 5 (6.94%) Time Management
7 5 (6.94%) V-Model
7 5 (6.94%) Open Source
7 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Garbage Collection
8 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.56%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) Java
2 8 (11.11%) Perl
2 8 (11.11%) C
3 4 (5.56%) C#
3 4 (5.56%) C++
3 4 (5.56%) Python
3 4 (5.56%) PHP
3 4 (5.56%) SQL
4 3 (4.17%) VBScript
4 3 (4.17%) VB
4 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) SSCP
3 4 (5.56%) CISSP
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) RHCE
5 2 (2.78%) CCIE
5 2 (2.78%) CCSP
5 2 (2.78%) CCNP
5 2 (2.78%) CCNA
5 2 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (2.78%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (2.78%) GIAC
5 2 (2.78%) CEH
5 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.39%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) XenServer
2 9 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.17%) vSphere
6 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (8.33%) SCCM
3 5 (6.94%) Legato
3 5 (6.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (5.56%) PureDisk
5 3 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.39%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.39%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 45 (62.50%) HP
2 28 (38.89%) Cisco
3 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
4 23 (31.94%) NetApp
4 23 (31.94%) Symantec
5 20 (27.78%) VMware
6 18 (25.00%) EMC
7 17 (23.61%) Dell
7 17 (23.61%) 3PAR
8 15 (20.83%) Oracle
9 10 (13.89%) Citrix
10 9 (12.50%) Hitachi
10 9 (12.50%) Veritas
10 9 (12.50%) Red Hat
10 9 (12.50%) Veeam
10 9 (12.50%) Varonis
10 9 (12.50%) Zerto
10 9 (12.50%) Neverfail
10 9 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
11 7 (9.72%) Sybase
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