The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Certification
Rank 891 825 879
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +54
Permanent jobs citing IBM Certification 16 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.040% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.050% 0.15% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 23
Average salary £63,750 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £35,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+35.41% -4.00%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31712 29651 33003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.27% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24819 23877 28269
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

IBM Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

IBM Certification
Top 13 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -70 16 £63,750 +33.50% 4
South East -5 9 £65,000 +36.84%
Berkshire +1 6 £65,000 +35.41%
Reading -7 6 £65,000 +35.41%
London -31 4 £35,000 -27.08% 1
East of England -3 3 £33,000 -29.41% 2
Stansted -8 3 - -
Kent -10 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £33,000 - 2
Uxbridge +5 2 £35,000 -
Watford - 2 - - 2
City of London - 2 £62,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £33,000 -

IBM Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (100.00%) IBM
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Linux
3 10 (35.71%) SAN
3 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 9 (32.14%) Migration
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco
5 8 (28.57%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) HP
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle
5 8 (28.57%) vSphere
6 7 (25.00%) AIX
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (25.00%) Clustering
6 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 6 (21.43%) CCNA
7 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (21.43%) Internet
7 6 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (21.43%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) Solaris
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) DB2

IBM Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (14.29%) IBM Notes
4 4 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (14.29%) Quickr
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) GemFire
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) SAN
2 6 (21.43%) Internet
3 5 (17.86%) IP Telephony
3 5 (17.86%) Network Security
4 4 (14.29%) NAS
5 3 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (7.14%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) Firewall
7 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) DB2
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (3.57%) UniData
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Ant
1 1 (3.57%) Build Forge
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Field Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Domino Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) EMC Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) ODBC
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) Ajax
3 1 (3.57%) Java EE
3 1 (3.57%) Java EE 5
3 1 (3.57%) JPA
3 1 (3.57%) XPages
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) WSDL
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.00%) Clustering
3 6 (21.43%) DataPower
4 5 (17.86%) PDA
4 5 (17.86%) Device Driver
4 5 (17.86%) EPoS
4 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
5 3 (10.71%) Replication
6 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) AIX
3 6 (21.43%) Solaris
4 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Migration
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) High Availability
4 4 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 4 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Workflow
5 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (3.57%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) ETL
7 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
2 3 (10.71%) LotusScript
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) Jython
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) CCNA
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.86%) MCSA
3 5 (17.86%) MCDST
3 5 (17.86%) HP AIS
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.14%) VCAP
5 2 (7.14%) VTSP
5 2 (7.14%) VCDX
6 1 (3.57%) VCP4
6 1 (3.57%) CITP
6 1 (3.57%) VCP5
6 1 (3.57%) MCTS
6 1 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (3.57%) MCP
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) vSphere
2 5 (17.86%) XenApp
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) SRDF
4 3 (10.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (10.71%) NFS
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
1 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) IBM
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) HP
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) VMware
5 5 (17.86%) DataCore
5 5 (17.86%) Lotus
5 5 (17.86%) Dell
6 4 (14.29%) Cognos
7 3 (10.71%) SAP
7 3 (10.71%) EMC
7 3 (10.71%) Hitachi
7 3 (10.71%) NetApp
7 3 (10.71%) Brocade
7 3 (10.71%) Fujitsu
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) Sophos
8 1 (3.57%) JBoss
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