The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 28 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 40 43 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.50% 11.41% 24.27%
As % of the Vendors category 12.31% 21.29% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 15
Average salary £60,750 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
IBM
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
325 202 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 60.98% 53.58% 67.73%
Number of salaries quoted 221 144 148
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

IBM
Salary Trend in Watford

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

IBM Salary Trend in Watford

IBM
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Watford region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Watford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 71 (66.98%) Finance
2 66 (62.26%) WebSphere
3 65 (61.32%) Java
3 65 (61.32%) Retail
4 64 (60.38%) J2EE
5 63 (59.43%) E-Commerce
6 60 (56.60%) Windows
7 58 (54.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 57 (53.77%) UNIX
8 57 (53.77%) Manufacturing
9 54 (50.94%) SQL
9 54 (50.94%) Solaris
10 53 (50.00%) Oracle
10 53 (50.00%) Microsoft
11 47 (44.34%) DB2
11 47 (44.34%) JDBC
11 47 (44.34%) Linux
12 45 (42.45%) AIX
13 44 (41.51%) IIS
13 44 (41.51%) Tomcat
13 44 (41.51%) HTTP
13 44 (41.51%) IBM HTTP Server
14 39 (36.79%) MQSeries
15 37 (34.91%) Middleware
16 36 (33.96%) VMware
17 34 (32.08%) MS Office
18 33 (31.13%) Perl
18 33 (31.13%) FTP
18 33 (31.13%) Bash Shell
19 30 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 66 (62.26%) WebSphere
2 58 (54.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 44 (41.51%) IIS
3 44 (41.51%) Tomcat
3 44 (41.51%) IBM HTTP Server
4 39 (36.79%) MQSeries
5 8 (7.55%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.72%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.77%) Apache
7 4 (3.77%) Tuxedo
7 4 (3.77%) SAS
7 4 (3.77%) iPlanet
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.77%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.77%) Lync
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 34 (32.08%) MS Office
2 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Tridion
2 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.89%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (41.51%) HTTP
2 33 (31.13%) FTP
3 18 (16.98%) SAN
4 17 (16.04%) Internet
4 17 (16.04%) Firewall
5 9 (8.49%) Wireless
5 9 (8.49%) NAS
6 8 (7.55%) LAN
6 8 (7.55%) WAN
7 7 (6.60%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (6.60%) iSCSI
8 6 (5.66%) MPLS
9 5 (4.72%) VPN
9 5 (4.72%) Ethernet
10 4 (3.77%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.77%) DNS
10 4 (3.77%) SSL
11 3 (2.83%) IPv4
11 3 (2.83%) DHCP
11 3 (2.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (44.34%) DB2
2 6 (5.66%) RDBMS
2 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.83%) Big Data
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.94%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.26%) JUnit
1 13 (12.26%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (12.26%) Eclipse
1 13 (12.26%) Subversion
2 7 (6.60%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (5.66%) Ant
3 6 (5.66%) Log4j
General
1 71 (66.98%) Finance
2 65 (61.32%) Retail
3 57 (53.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.89%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (39.62%) Analyst
2 34 (32.08%) Operations Analyst
3 33 (31.13%) Consultant
3 33 (31.13%) Support Analyst
4 32 (30.19%) Operations Support Analyst
5 14 (13.21%) Junior Analyst
5 14 (13.21%) Architect
5 14 (13.21%) Junior
6 13 (12.26%) Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Java Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Junior Support Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) WebSphere Consultant
8 7 (6.60%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.60%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce Manager
9 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 5 (4.72%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (4.72%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (4.72%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (60.38%) J2EE
2 47 (44.34%) JDBC
3 37 (34.91%) Middleware
4 23 (21.70%) HTML
5 21 (19.81%) JSP
5 21 (19.81%) XHTML
6 15 (14.15%) CSS
7 14 (13.21%) EJB
7 14 (13.21%) Servlets
8 13 (12.26%) Struts
8 13 (12.26%) XML
8 13 (12.26%) JMS
8 13 (12.26%) JSTL
9 6 (5.66%) XMLBeans
9 6 (5.66%) Ajax
9 6 (5.66%) XSLT
10 5 (4.72%) COM
11 4 (3.77%) .NET
11 4 (3.77%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (3.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Web 2.0
2 5 (4.72%) Replication
3 4 (3.77%) Open Source
3 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.83%) Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Tandem
6 1 (0.94%) PKI
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 60 (56.60%) Windows
2 57 (53.77%) UNIX
3 54 (50.94%) Solaris
4 47 (44.34%) Linux
5 45 (42.45%) AIX
6 12 (11.32%) HPUX
7 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.83%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.94%) zOS
9 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (59.43%) E-Commerce
2 26 (24.53%) ITIL
3 23 (21.70%) Problem Management
4 22 (20.75%) Migration
5 15 (14.15%) MVC
6 13 (12.26%) RAD
6 13 (12.26%) Content Management
7 11 (10.38%) Time Management
8 10 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (7.55%) Change Control
9 8 (7.55%) Project Management
10 7 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (6.60%) Web Development
10 7 (6.60%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.60%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.66%) Change Management
11 6 (5.66%) UML
11 6 (5.66%) OO
12 5 (4.72%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 65 (61.32%) Java
2 54 (50.94%) SQL
3 33 (31.13%) Perl
3 33 (31.13%) Bash Shell
4 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.66%) XPath
6 4 (3.77%) Jython
7 2 (1.89%) VBA
8 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Degree
2 11 (10.38%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.55%) CCNP
3 8 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (7.55%) MCITP
4 7 (6.60%) CCNA
4 7 (6.60%) Sun Certification
5 6 (5.66%) MCSE
6 5 (4.72%) NCDA
6 5 (4.72%) VCAP
7 4 (3.77%) NCIE
7 4 (3.77%) IBM Certification
8 2 (1.89%) MCSA
8 2 (1.89%) MCP
9 1 (0.94%) MCTS
9 1 (0.94%) MBA
9 1 (0.94%) CCSA
9 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.94%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (19.81%) Hyper-V
3 14 (13.21%) vSphere
4 12 (11.32%) XenApp
5 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
6 7 (6.60%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.72%) SRDF
7 5 (4.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (3.77%) NFS
8 4 (3.77%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (2.83%) XenServer
10 1 (0.94%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.94%) RACF
10 1 (0.94%) Samba
10 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.94%) ACF2
10 1 (0.94%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) Tivoli
2 7 (6.60%) SCOM
3 5 (4.72%) SCCM
4 3 (2.83%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.94%) OpenView
5 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.94%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 53 (50.00%) Oracle
1 53 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 36 (33.96%) VMware
3 28 (26.42%) HP
4 25 (23.58%) Cisco
5 23 (21.70%) EMC
6 17 (16.04%) Dell
6 17 (16.04%) NetApp
7 13 (12.26%) Juniper
7 13 (12.26%) Citrix
8 10 (9.43%) BMC
8 10 (9.43%) WatchGuard
9 8 (7.55%) Sun
9 8 (7.55%) Hitachi
10 7 (6.60%) Brocade
10 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
10 7 (6.60%) SAP
11 6 (5.66%) CA
11 6 (5.66%) Interwoven
11 6 (5.66%) Blue Martini
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