The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 44 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing IBM 20 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.39% 1.35% 3.18%
As % of the Vendors category 6.21% 2.78% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 16
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £41,940 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
322 288 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 54.58% 48.65% 57.02%
Number of salaries quoted 284 247 330
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

IBM
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Slough region.

IBM Salary Trend in Slough

IBM
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Slough

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) VMware
3 17 (48.57%) Linux
4 15 (42.86%) ITIL
5 12 (34.29%) SQL
5 12 (34.29%) Cisco
5 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (31.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (31.43%) SAN
6 11 (31.43%) NetApp
7 10 (28.57%) CA
7 10 (28.57%) SLA
7 10 (28.57%) Ethernet
7 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
7 10 (28.57%) Problem Management
7 10 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (28.57%) vSphere
7 10 (28.57%) FCoE
7 10 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (28.57%) Firewall
7 10 (28.57%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) e-Health
7 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 10 (28.57%) Coaching
7 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
7 10 (28.57%) FlexPod
8 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
8 8 (22.86%) Analytics

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (31.43%) SAN
3 10 (28.57%) Firewall
3 10 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 10 (28.57%) FCoE
3 10 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) SAP BW
3 3 (8.57%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (8.57%) SAP HANA
3 3 (8.57%) DB2
3 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Maven
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 10 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 10 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Data Centre Technician
3 5 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.57%) SAP Technical Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) SAP Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) XML
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) J2EE
3 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 4 (11.43%) SOAP
3 4 (11.43%) Middleware
3 4 (11.43%) jQuery
3 4 (11.43%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (2.86%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (2.86%) BAPI
4 1 (2.86%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) EDI
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.86%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) e-Health
1 10 (28.57%) FlexPod
1 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
2 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (14.29%) iSeries
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (5.71%) AS400
6 1 (2.86%) HACMP
6 1 (2.86%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 10 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
2 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 10 (28.57%) Coaching
3 8 (22.86%) Business Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
3 8 (22.86%) OpenUP
3 8 (22.86%) Online Marketing
3 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.86%) Web Analytics
4 4 (11.43%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) ERP
5 3 (8.57%) B2B
5 3 (8.57%) B2C
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) ABAP
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
4 1 (2.86%) Pascal
4 1 (2.86%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) Delphi
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.71%) CCIE
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
1 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) vSphere
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco
3 11 (31.43%) NetApp
4 10 (28.57%) CA
5 8 (22.86%) Google
5 8 (22.86%) Coremetrics
5 8 (22.86%) Adobe
6 4 (11.43%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) Business Objects
6 4 (11.43%) SAP
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) Sun
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) Brocade
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat