The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
UK
Rank 257 173 147
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -26
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1043 1978 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.24% 1.94% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 4.22% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 800 1413 1689
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,549 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36855 46851 50699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.75% 45.84% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29678 38336 41455
Median salary £46,625 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IBM
Salary Trend

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

IBM Salary Trend in the UK

IBM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 within the UK.

IBM Salary Histogram in the UK

IBM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -68 982 £52,500 +0.96% 174
London -24 483 £62,500 +4.16% 82
South East -84 161 £50,000 - 24
East of England -43 83 £52,500 +13.56% 10
West Midlands +9 74 £40,500 -4.70% 16
Berkshire -10 67 £60,000 +14.28% 11
North West -53 64 £40,250 -5.22% 15
South West -41 55 £35,000 -17.64% 10
City of London -44 50 £55,000 -4.34% 23
Birmingham +22 48 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Hampshire -24 37 £48,500 +8.27% 6
Yorkshire 0 34 £50,000 -6.97% 11
Kent +35 33 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Manchester -49 29 £45,000 +19.20% 10
Hertfordshire -29 28 £52,500 +5.00% 4
East Midlands -35 25 £47,500 +7.95% 7
Bristol +5 23 £32,500 -17.72% 1
Wiltshire 0 23 £35,000 -25.34% 2
Reading +50 22 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Scotland -32 21 £57,500 +36.90% 8
West Yorkshire +1 18 £40,500 -26.36% 8
Bedfordshire +20 17 £62,500 - 3
Cheshire 0 17 £50,250 +18.32% 3
Leeds +23 16 £41,000 -25.45% 3
Basingstoke +10 16 £60,000 +33.94% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 16 £23,000 -42.50% 1
North Yorkshire +4 15 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bracknell +3 15 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Norfolk -8 15 £45,000 -10.97% 1
Norwich -13 14 £45,000 -10.97% 1

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IBM.

1 847 (34.02%) Oracle
2 755 (30.32%) SQL
3 696 (27.95%) Finance
4 689 (27.67%) Java
5 579 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
6 549 (22.05%) Microsoft
7 547 (21.97%) WebSphere
8 516 (20.72%) Linux
9 493 (19.80%) Windows
10 424 (17.03%) SQL Server
11 399 (16.02%) ITIL
12 384 (15.42%) Degree
13 383 (15.38%) VMware
14 368 (14.78%) HP
15 360 (14.46%) Web Services
16 336 (13.49%) Unix
17 334 (13.41%) XML
18 296 (11.89%) Banking
18 296 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
19 294 (11.81%) SOA
20 286 (11.49%) MS Excel
21 284 (11.41%) Presales
22 282 (11.33%) Middleware
23 276 (11.08%) DB2
23 276 (11.08%) JavaScript
24 271 (10.88%) HTML
24 271 (10.88%) Cisco
25 259 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
26 257 (10.32%) Data Centre
27 251 (10.08%) Retail

IBM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 547 (21.97%) WebSphere
2 203 (8.15%) IIS
3 174 (6.99%) Tomcat
4 168 (6.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 165 (6.63%) Apache
6 146 (5.86%) JBoss
7 126 (5.06%) SharePoint
8 110 (4.42%) WebLogic
9 77 (3.09%) CMS
10 73 (2.93%) WebSphere Application Server
11 60 (2.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 57 (2.29%) SAS
13 52 (2.09%) MQSeries
14 51 (2.05%) MS Exchange
15 47 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
16 46 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
17 43 (1.73%) CICS
17 43 (1.73%) Mule
18 37 (1.49%) Alfresco
19 36 (1.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 286 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 59 (2.37%) MS Office
3 35 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.80%) SPSS Modeler
5 19 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.44%) SPSS
7 9 (0.36%) Casewise Modeler
7 9 (0.36%) Simulink
8 4 (0.16%) MS Project
8 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.080%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
2 39 (1.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 34 (1.37%) Maximo
4 33 (1.33%) RMDS
5 30 (1.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 26 (1.04%) Unica
7 18 (0.72%) Magento
8 17 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
9 14 (0.56%) SAP BPC
10 13 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
11 11 (0.44%) NetSuite
12 10 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
13 9 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
14 8 (0.32%) Cognos Planning
14 8 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
14 8 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
14 8 (0.32%) Summit
15 7 (0.28%) SAP MDM
15 7 (0.28%) Temenos T24
16 6 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 175 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 131 (5.26%) PaaS
4 117 (4.70%) IaaS
5 96 (3.86%) SaaS
6 62 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
7 57 (2.29%) GitHub
8 44 (1.77%) Google Analytics
9 37 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
10 31 (1.24%) Office 365
11 24 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
12 20 (0.80%) Silverpop
13 16 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (0.56%) CloudBees
15 12 (0.48%) Bluemix
15 12 (0.48%) Slack
16 11 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
16 11 (0.44%) SoftLayer
17 10 (0.40%) Boomi
17 10 (0.40%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 200 (8.03%) SAN
2 184 (7.39%) Firewall
3 134 (5.38%) HTTP
4 127 (5.10%) DNS
5 96 (3.86%) Internet
6 83 (3.33%) NAS
7 82 (3.29%) WAN
8 78 (3.13%) LAN
9 75 (3.01%) SSL
10 66 (2.65%) TCP/IP
11 61 (2.45%) iSCSI
12 56 (2.25%) Fibre Channel
13 55 (2.21%) FCoE
14 46 (1.85%) Multicast
15 44 (1.77%) DHCP
16 38 (1.53%) VPN
17 36 (1.45%) LDAP
17 36 (1.45%) Network Security
18 35 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
19 28 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (17.03%) SQL Server
2 276 (11.08%) DB2
3 136 (5.46%) Relational Database
4 122 (4.90%) MySQL
5 119 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
6 116 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 114 (4.58%) Oracle Database
8 90 (3.61%) Hadoop
9 87 (3.49%) MongoDB
10 70 (2.81%) RDBMS
11 68 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 66 (2.65%) NoSQL
13 63 (2.53%) Big Data
14 57 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 57 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 49 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 44 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
17 43 (1.73%) HBase
18 42 (1.69%) Power BI
19 40 (1.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 132 (5.30%) Jenkins
2 125 (5.02%) Git (software)
3 118 (4.74%) Maven
4 113 (4.54%) Subversion
5 100 (4.02%) JIRA
6 84 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 74 (2.97%) Visual Studio
8 54 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 54 (2.17%) Selenium
9 53 (2.13%) Eclipse
9 53 (2.13%) Hudson
9 53 (2.13%) TeamCity
10 48 (1.93%) JUnit
11 47 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
12 46 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
13 44 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 35 (1.41%) JMeter
15 31 (1.24%) IntelliJ
16 27 (1.08%) Toad
17 26 (1.04%) Vagrant
General
1 696 (27.95%) Finance
2 296 (11.89%) Banking
3 251 (10.08%) Retail
4 132 (5.30%) Marketing
5 113 (4.54%) Publishing
6 107 (4.30%) Telecoms
7 84 (3.37%) Investment Banking
8 41 (1.65%) Back Office
9 40 (1.61%) Games
10 30 (1.20%) Advertising
11 29 (1.16%) Spanish Language
12 28 (1.12%) Financial Institution
13 25 (1.00%) Manufacturing
14 22 (0.88%) Front Office
15 21 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
16 19 (0.76%) Automotive
17 18 (0.72%) Legal
18 14 (0.56%) German Language
19 13 (0.52%) French Language
20 12 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 464 (18.63%) Architect
2 392 (15.74%) Developer
3 366 (14.70%) Analyst
4 297 (11.93%) Consultant
5 213 (8.55%) Solutions Architect
6 138 (5.54%) Support Analyst
7 129 (5.18%) Applications Support
8 105 (4.22%) Support Engineer
9 100 (4.02%) Java Developer
10 89 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 80 (3.21%) Applications Support Analyst
12 71 (2.85%) Infrastructure Architect
13 64 (2.57%) Technical Architect
14 60 (2.41%) Senior Consultant
15 58 (2.33%) Administrator
16 57 (2.29%) DBA
17 54 (2.17%) Data Architect
17 54 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 54 (2.17%) Team Leader
18 52 (2.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (14.46%) Web Services
2 334 (13.41%) XML
3 282 (11.33%) Middleware
4 271 (10.88%) HTML
5 233 (9.36%) .NET
6 190 (7.63%) SOAP
7 167 (6.71%) CSS
8 162 (6.51%) REST
9 154 (6.18%) J2EE
10 127 (5.10%) RESTful
11 126 (5.06%) JSON
12 124 (4.98%) XSLT
13 121 (4.86%) WebSphere MQ
14 116 (4.66%) Spring
15 113 (4.54%) JMS
16 97 (3.90%) Java EE
17 88 (3.53%) AngularJS
18 84 (3.37%) HTML5
19 76 (3.05%) Ajax
20 72 (2.89%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 259 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 257 (10.32%) Data Centre
3 184 (7.39%) Computer Science
4 132 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
5 114 (4.58%) iSeries
6 100 (4.02%) CMDB
7 97 (3.90%) Mainframe
8 86 (3.45%) Management Information System
9 70 (2.81%) AS400
10 60 (2.41%) Clustering
11 58 (2.33%) DataPower
12 52 (2.09%) Replication
13 42 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
14 35 (1.41%) Algorithms
15 30 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 29 (1.16%) Fintech
17 27 (1.08%) N-Tier
18 26 (1.04%) EMC VNX
19 22 (0.88%) Fixed Income
19 22 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 516 (20.72%) Linux
2 493 (19.80%) Windows
3 336 (13.49%) Unix
4 179 (7.19%) Windows Server
5 125 (5.02%) AIX
6 124 (4.98%) Solaris
7 95 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 81 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 79 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 49 (1.97%) Android
11 48 (1.93%) Apple iOS
12 38 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (1.04%) Windows 7
13 26 (1.04%) zOS
14 21 (0.84%) HPUX
15 16 (0.64%) CentOS
16 10 (0.40%) CoreOS
16 10 (0.40%) MVS
17 9 (0.36%) Mac OS X
17 9 (0.36%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
2 399 (16.02%) ITIL
3 294 (11.81%) SOA
4 284 (11.41%) Presales
5 224 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
6 221 (8.88%) DevOps
7 218 (8.76%) Analytics
8 203 (8.15%) TOGAF
9 200 (8.03%) Software Engineering
10 189 (7.59%) CRM
10 189 (7.59%) Scrum
11 182 (7.31%) Project Management
12 180 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 174 (6.99%) E-Commerce
14 171 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
15 168 (6.75%) Service Delivery
16 157 (6.31%) Open Source
17 152 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
18 151 (6.06%) Mentoring
19 142 (5.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 755 (30.32%) SQL
2 689 (27.67%) Java
3 276 (11.08%) JavaScript
4 150 (6.02%) C#
5 145 (5.82%) Python
6 141 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 112 (4.50%) Shell Script
8 82 (3.29%) PHP
9 73 (2.93%) VBA
10 66 (2.65%) COBOL
10 66 (2.65%) Perl
11 61 (2.45%) RPG
12 55 (2.21%) JCL
13 54 (2.17%) C
13 54 (2.17%) C++
14 51 (2.05%) PL/SQL
15 45 (1.81%) Bash Shell
16 39 (1.57%) VB
17 34 (1.37%) T-SQL
18 31 (1.24%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 384 (15.42%) Degree
2 177 (7.11%) Security Cleared
3 123 (4.94%) SC Cleared
4 107 (4.30%) ISEB
5 84 (3.37%) PMI Certification
6 82 (3.29%) PMP
7 57 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (1.89%) ISTQB
9 43 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
10 38 (1.53%) MCSE
11 37 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
11 37 (1.49%) LPIC
12 34 (1.37%) CCNA
13 33 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 30 (1.20%) CISSP
15 26 (1.04%) MBA
16 22 (0.88%) MCITP
16 22 (0.88%) MCSA
17 20 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
18 18 (0.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (4.54%) SLA
2 89 (3.57%) QA
3 37 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
4 29 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 26 (1.04%) GPG13
6 24 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (0.72%) COBIT
8 16 (0.64%) Data Quality
9 14 (0.56%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 6 (0.24%) GCP
13 5 (0.20%) ISO20022
13 5 (0.20%) MiFID
14 4 (0.16%) FATCA
15 3 (0.12%) SEPA
16 2 (0.080%) Def Stans
16 2 (0.080%) MISRA
16 2 (0.080%) MISRA C
16 2 (0.080%) SDET
System Software
1 296 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 179 (7.19%) Active Directory
3 112 (4.50%) Hyper-V
4 71 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
5 63 (2.53%) NFS
6 59 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
7 50 (2.01%) SRDF
8 49 (1.97%) Firmware
9 47 (1.89%) KVM
10 46 (1.85%) vSphere
11 45 (1.81%) Xen
12 44 (1.77%) Docker
13 26 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
14 24 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
15 22 (0.88%) XenApp
16 18 (0.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 12 (0.48%) XenDesktop
18 11 (0.44%) RACF
18 11 (0.44%) VMware ESX
19 10 (0.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 130 (5.22%) Tivoli
2 90 (3.61%) Nagios
2 90 (3.61%) NetBackup
3 89 (3.57%) SCCM
4 78 (3.13%) Puppet
5 69 (2.77%) Backup Exec
6 62 (2.49%) QRadar
7 58 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
7 58 (2.33%) SCOM
7 58 (2.33%) SCVMM
8 40 (1.61%) Control-M
9 38 (1.53%) Ansible
10 34 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 33 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
12 32 (1.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 31 (1.24%) Data Guard
14 24 (0.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
15 22 (0.88%) Graphite
15 22 (0.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
16 19 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 847 (34.02%) Oracle
2 549 (22.05%) Microsoft
3 383 (15.38%) VMware
4 368 (14.78%) HP
5 271 (10.88%) Cisco
6 207 (8.31%) EMC
7 178 (7.15%) NetApp
8 157 (6.31%) SAP
9 152 (6.10%) Citrix
10 143 (5.74%) Red Hat
11 117 (4.70%) Cognos
12 110 (4.42%) TIBCO
13 104 (4.18%) CheckPoint
14 97 (3.90%) Google
15 92 (3.69%) Dell
16 87 (3.49%) CA
17 83 (3.33%) Juniper
18 78 (3.13%) Intel
19 77 (3.09%) BMC
20 67 (2.69%) Sybase
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