The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Certification
Rank 865 913 836
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -77
Permanent jobs citing IBM Certification 27 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.014% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.090% 0.050% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 34
Average salary £60,000 £63,750 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +32.81%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +35.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29867 31754 29655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 27.14% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23809 24862 23887
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

IBM Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

IBM Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IBM Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM Certification within the UK.

IBM Certification Salary Trend in the UK

IBM Certification
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

IBM Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

IBM Certification
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 27 £60,000 -5.88% 1
London +45 19 £60,000 +71.42% 1
City of London +30 6 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South East -2 6 £50,000 -23.07%
Berkshire +4 5 £50,000 -23.07%
Bracknell - 5 £50,000 -
East of England +4 2 £62,500 +89.39%
Watford +2 2 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire -14 2 £62,500 +89.39%

IBM Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IBM Certification 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 Certification.

1 76 (100.00%) IBM
2 37 (48.68%) WebSphere
3 34 (44.74%) Degree
4 33 (43.42%) Analytics
5 30 (39.47%) Social Media
5 30 (39.47%) Marketing
6 27 (35.53%) WebSphere Portal
6 27 (35.53%) ITIL
7 23 (30.26%) Banking
8 21 (27.63%) Windows
8 21 (27.63%) Finance
9 19 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 19 (25.00%) C
9 19 (25.00%) Retail
10 17 (22.37%) Lotus Domino
10 17 (22.37%) SharePoint
10 17 (22.37%) Customer Engagement
10 17 (22.37%) IBM Connections
10 17 (22.37%) Office 365
11 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (21.05%) Replication
11 16 (21.05%) Oracle
12 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
12 15 (19.74%) SPSS
13 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (18.42%) SQL
13 14 (18.42%) VMware
13 14 (18.42%) Statistics
14 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (17.11%) Fujitsu

IBM Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing IBM Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (48.68%) WebSphere
2 27 (35.53%) WebSphere Portal
3 17 (22.37%) IBM Connections
3 17 (22.37%) Lotus Domino
3 17 (22.37%) SharePoint
4 10 (13.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (11.84%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) SPSS
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (3.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.32%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.32%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) SAN
2 4 (5.26%) VLAN
3 3 (3.95%) NAS
3 3 (3.95%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.95%) Big Data
5 3 (3.95%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 3 (3.95%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (3.95%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (2.63%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (2.63%) OLAP
7 1 (1.32%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (1.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (1.32%) Lombardi
General
1 30 (39.47%) Marketing
2 23 (30.26%) Banking
3 21 (27.63%) Finance
4 19 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 19 (25.00%) Retail
5 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Architect
1 20 (26.32%) Consultant
1 20 (26.32%) Administrator
2 18 (23.68%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (22.37%) Technical Specialist
4 12 (15.79%) DBA
4 12 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (13.16%) Test Manager
6 9 (11.84%) Build Manager
6 9 (11.84%) Environment Manager
6 9 (11.84%) Test Environment Manager
7 8 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (3.95%) Server Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) Cognos Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) SQL DBA
10 2 (2.63%) IT Support
10 2 (2.63%) Training Consultant
10 2 (2.63%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) WebSphere MQ
1 9 (11.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) ADO
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (39.47%) Social Media
2 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (21.05%) Replication
3 14 (18.42%) Statistics
4 12 (15.79%) Kindle
5 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.26%) EMC VNX
6 4 (5.26%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (3.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Windows
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.63%) OS/400
6 2 (2.63%) i5/OS
7 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Analytics
2 27 (35.53%) ITIL
3 17 (22.37%) Customer Engagement
4 12 (15.79%) Database Security
5 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.84%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 4 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.26%) Migration
7 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.95%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (3.95%) Data Management
8 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.63%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.63%) Document Management
9 2 (2.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 1 (1.32%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.32%) Predictive Analytics
10 1 (1.32%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.00%) C
2 14 (18.42%) SQL
3 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.32%) C#
3 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (44.74%) Degree
2 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (15.79%) OCP
3 12 (15.79%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (15.79%) MCITP
4 10 (13.16%) DV Cleared
4 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) MCSA
5 2 (2.63%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (5.26%) SRDF
3 4 (5.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (3.95%) NFS
4 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.63%) XenApp
5 2 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) EMC VPLEX
1 4 (5.26%) SnapMirror
1 4 (5.26%) SnapVault
2 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) IBM
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle
3 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
4 14 (18.42%) VMware
5 13 (17.11%) Fujitsu
6 9 (11.84%) ESRI
7 8 (10.53%) Cisco
8 6 (7.89%) Brocade
9 4 (5.26%) Hitachi
9 4 (5.26%) NetApp
9 4 (5.26%) Cognos
9 4 (5.26%) HP
9 4 (5.26%) EMC
10 3 (3.95%) SAP
11 2 (2.63%) Citrix
11 2 (2.63%) Symantec
12 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
12 1 (1.32%) Informatica
12 1 (1.32%) BEA
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