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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 61 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 80 72 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.40% 3.17% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 6.53% 5.99% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 58 40 29
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +61.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £39,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1226 1202 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.04% 53.00% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 850 948 968
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £30,000 £29,200
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 11 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Reading

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 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 67 (46.85%) HP
2 41 (28.67%) Oracle
3 37 (25.87%) Windows
4 36 (25.17%) EMC
4 36 (25.17%) Security Cleared
5 32 (22.38%) Finance
6 30 (20.98%) Dell
7 26 (18.18%) WebSphere
8 25 (17.48%) DV Cleared
8 25 (17.48%) NetApp
9 24 (16.78%) SAN
9 24 (16.78%) AIX
9 24 (16.78%) Linux
10 22 (15.38%) ITIL
11 20 (13.99%) Service Management
11 20 (13.99%) Telecoms
11 20 (13.99%) Project Management
11 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
12 19 (13.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 19 (13.29%) Configuration Management
12 19 (13.29%) ITSM
12 19 (13.29%) CMDB
13 18 (12.59%) Degree
13 18 (12.59%) DataPower
13 18 (12.59%) NetBackup
13 18 (12.59%) Sun
13 18 (12.59%) UNIX
14 17 (11.89%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (11.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (11.19%) Agile Software Development

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 26 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.20%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (4.20%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.80%) Apache
4 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.10%) CICS
6 2 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.40%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.70%) Maximo
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.78%) SAN
2 13 (9.09%) DNS
2 13 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (8.39%) DHCP
4 9 (6.29%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.90%) Firewall
5 7 (4.90%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (3.50%) NAS
7 4 (2.80%) HTTP
8 3 (2.10%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.10%) Internet
9 2 (1.40%) VPN
9 2 (1.40%) ATM
9 2 (1.40%) SMS
10 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.70%) FTP
10 1 (0.70%) LDAP
10 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.70%) SSL
10 1 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.89%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (9.79%) DB2
3 8 (5.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.90%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.80%) Adabas
6 4 (2.80%) OLTP
7 3 (2.10%) OLAP
7 3 (2.10%) MySQL
7 3 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.40%) QlikView
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.70%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.70%) ERwin
2 1 (0.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 32 (22.38%) Finance
2 20 (13.99%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.59%) Banking
4 6 (4.20%) Retail
5 4 (2.80%) Legal
6 3 (2.10%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) French Language
7 1 (0.70%) German Language
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (18.18%) Consultant
2 21 (14.69%) Administrator
3 20 (13.99%) Analyst
4 11 (7.69%) Developer
5 10 (6.99%) SAN Consultant
6 9 (6.29%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) Change Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Lead Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Development Manager
9 6 (4.20%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Storage Consultant
9 6 (4.20%) ETL Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Windows Administrator
10 5 (3.50%) AIX Engineer
11 4 (2.80%) Server Administrator
11 4 (2.80%) Network Operator
11 4 (2.80%) SAN Administrator
11 4 (2.80%) Senior Tester
11 4 (2.80%) Ab Initio Developer
11 4 (2.80%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.49%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (3.50%) Web Services
3 3 (2.10%) Java EE
4 2 (1.40%) MDX
4 2 (1.40%) jQuery
4 2 (1.40%) Middleware
4 2 (1.40%) LAMP
4 2 (1.40%) SAP XI
4 2 (1.40%) Spring
4 2 (1.40%) Ajax
4 2 (1.40%) HTML
4 2 (1.40%) J2EE
4 2 (1.40%) CSS
4 2 (1.40%) JMS
5 1 (0.70%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.70%) SOAP
5 1 (0.70%) XML
5 1 (0.70%) XSD
5 1 (0.70%) XSLT
5 1 (0.70%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.29%) CMDB
2 18 (12.59%) DataPower
3 11 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 10 (6.99%) Clustering
4 10 (6.99%) IBM Mainframe
5 9 (6.29%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.40%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.40%) Replication
7 2 (1.40%) IVR
7 2 (1.40%) Firmware
7 2 (1.40%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.40%) Open Source
8 1 (0.70%) Life Science
8 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.70%) HACMP
8 1 (0.70%) GIS
8 1 (0.70%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.87%) Windows
2 24 (16.78%) AIX
2 24 (16.78%) Linux
3 18 (12.59%) UNIX
4 16 (11.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (9.79%) Solaris
6 6 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.50%) CentOS
7 5 (3.50%) zOS
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.38%) ITIL
2 20 (13.99%) Project Management
2 20 (13.99%) Service Management
3 19 (13.29%) Configuration Management
3 19 (13.29%) ITSM
4 16 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (9.09%) Change Management
6 12 (8.39%) Software Engineering
6 12 (8.39%) ETL
7 11 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.99%) Data Modelling
8 10 (6.99%) Service Delivery
8 10 (6.99%) Test Scripting
9 9 (6.29%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.59%) SOA
10 8 (5.59%) Migration
10 8 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.59%) System Testing
10 8 (5.59%) Change Control
11 7 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.79%) Shell Script
2 12 (8.39%) C
3 8 (5.59%) SQL
4 7 (4.90%) COBOL
4 7 (4.90%) Java
5 5 (3.50%) Korn
6 4 (2.80%) JCL
7 3 (2.10%) NATURAL
7 3 (2.10%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.40%) VBScript
8 2 (1.40%) VBA
8 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.70%) sed
9 1 (0.70%) XPath
9 1 (0.70%) AWK
Qualifications
1 36 (25.17%) Security Cleared
2 25 (17.48%) DV Cleared
3 18 (12.59%) Degree
4 15 (10.49%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.59%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.20%) IBM Certification
6 6 (4.20%) ISEB
6 6 (4.20%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.10%) NCDA
7 3 (2.10%) NCIE
8 2 (1.40%) MOS
8 2 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.49%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.50%) Samba
3 5 (3.50%) NFS
3 5 (3.50%) vSphere
4 3 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.70%) KVM
6 1 (0.70%) XenServer
6 1 (0.70%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.70%) Xen
6 1 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 19 (13.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 18 (12.59%) NetBackup
3 12 (8.39%) Tivoli
4 11 (7.69%) Netcool
4 11 (7.69%) Legato
5 9 (6.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (6.29%) OpenView
5 9 (6.29%) HP NNM
5 9 (6.29%) OVPI
5 9 (6.29%) TeMIP
6 7 (4.90%) NSN NetAct
7 6 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (3.50%) nmon
8 5 (3.50%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (2.80%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (2.80%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (2.10%) SCOM
11 2 (1.40%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.40%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.70%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 67 (46.85%) HP
2 41 (28.67%) Oracle
3 36 (25.17%) EMC
4 30 (20.98%) Dell
5 25 (17.48%) NetApp
6 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.59%) Sun
8 15 (10.49%) BMC
8 15 (10.49%) VMware
9 14 (9.79%) Hitachi
10 11 (7.69%) Veritas
10 11 (7.69%) Cisco
10 11 (7.69%) Ab Initio
11 9 (6.29%) Huawei
12 7 (4.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 7 (4.90%) Citrix
12 7 (4.90%) Ericsson
13 5 (3.50%) Symantec
13 5 (3.50%) StorageTek
14 4 (2.80%) Business Objects
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Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salt
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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