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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Certification
Rank 878 870 850
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing IBM Certification 17 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.026% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.055% 0.098% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 44
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%

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
31182 29698 32765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 27.08% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24968 23465 27508
Average salary £45,000 £42,900 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 18 December 2014 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 18 December 2014. 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 -4 17 £60,000 +20.00% 1
London +25 7 £70,000 +40.00% 1
City of London +25 6 £70,000 +19.14%
Berkshire +5 6 £45,000 -
South East +3 6 £45,000 -25.00%
Bracknell - 6 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -17 4 £60,000 -
East of England -21 4 £60,000 +3.89%
Watford - 4 £60,000 -

IBM Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) IBM
2 16 (47.06%) Oracle
3 14 (41.18%) SLA
4 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
5 12 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (35.29%) ITIL
6 11 (32.35%) Service Management
6 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
7 10 (29.41%) Lotus Domino
7 10 (29.41%) Lotus
7 10 (29.41%) WebSphere Portal
7 10 (29.41%) Quickr
8 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 9 (26.47%) HP
8 9 (26.47%) VMware
8 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (23.53%) Replication
9 8 (23.53%) Finance
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (23.53%) SAN
9 8 (23.53%) SAP
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) Cognos
10 7 (20.59%) ETL
10 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (20.59%) Project Management
10 7 (20.59%) Cognos TM1
10 7 (20.59%) Brocade
10 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
11 6 (17.65%) Fibre Channel

IBM Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 13 (38.24%) WebSphere
2 12 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (29.41%) Lotus Domino
3 10 (29.41%) WebSphere Portal
3 10 (29.41%) Quickr
4 1 (2.94%) GemFire
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (17.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.71%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) NAS
2 6 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (11.76%) VLAN
4 3 (8.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (17.65%) DB2
1 6 (17.65%) OLAP
1 6 (17.65%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (14.71%) SAP HANA
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (14.71%) QlikView
2 5 (14.71%) DataStage
2 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.71%) Essbase
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (8.82%) Big Data
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 2 (5.88%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Legal
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Support Specialist
1 10 (29.41%) Team Leader
1 10 (29.41%) Support Team Leader
2 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) Cognos Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Storage Architect
4 5 (14.71%) TM1 Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) DBA
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (2.94%) Training Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Designer
6 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
1 1 (2.94%) WSDL
1 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.94%) Spring
1 1 (2.94%) Java EE
1 1 (2.94%) Java EE 5
1 1 (2.94%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Replication
2 4 (11.76%) Statistics
3 3 (8.82%) AS400
3 3 (8.82%) iSeries
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
5 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.82%) AIX
3 3 (8.82%) Solaris
3 3 (8.82%) SUSE
3 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.82%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Service Management
2 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.59%) ETL
3 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
4 6 (17.65%) Analytics
4 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
4 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) PRINCE
5 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
5 5 (14.71%) ERD
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 5 (14.71%) MCSE
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (8.82%) MCITP
5 3 (8.82%) OCP
5 3 (8.82%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.94%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) NFS
2 6 (17.65%) SRDF
2 6 (17.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Nagios
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) IBM
2 16 (47.06%) Oracle
3 10 (29.41%) Lotus
4 9 (26.47%) VMware
4 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 9 (26.47%) HP
5 8 (23.53%) SAP
6 7 (20.59%) Cognos
6 7 (20.59%) Brocade
7 6 (17.65%) Hitachi
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco
7 6 (17.65%) EMC
7 6 (17.65%) Fujitsu
7 6 (17.65%) NetApp
8 5 (14.71%) Tableau
8 5 (14.71%) Logi Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) Hyperion
8 5 (14.71%) Informatica
8 5 (14.71%) Netezza
8 5 (14.71%) Teradata