Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 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.

IBM
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 171 90
Rank change year-on-year +10 -81 +79
Permanent jobs citing IBM 92 84 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.54% 1.32% 3.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.17% 2.87% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 74 66 187
Berkshire median annual salary £53,950 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.90% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £26,250 £27,050
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £75,500
South East median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +2.04% +3.16%

IBM is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,903 2,928 4,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.59% 45.97% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,145 2,236 3,243
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Berkshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for IBM in Berkshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Berkshire

IBM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 38 £62,500 +25.00% 9
Maidenhead -1 35 £37,500 -53.13% 5
Bracknell -10 12 £75,000 +172.73% 1
Slough -10 2 £30,000 -14.29%
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 39 (42.39%) Linux
2 38 (41.30%) Puppet
3 31 (33.70%) ITIL
4 30 (32.61%) Windows
4 30 (32.61%) Oracle
4 30 (32.61%) Incident Management
5 28 (30.43%) Unix
6 27 (29.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (28.26%) Logistics
7 26 (28.26%) Service Management
8 25 (27.17%) Amazon AWS
8 25 (27.17%) Virtual Machines
9 24 (26.09%) Data Centre
9 24 (26.09%) Middleware
9 24 (26.09%) SLA
10 23 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 23 (25.00%) Problem Management
11 22 (23.91%) MQSeries
12 21 (22.83%) Java
13 20 (21.74%) IBM Cloud
14 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (19.57%) Finance
16 17 (18.48%) C#
16 17 (18.48%) WebLogic
16 17 (18.48%) AngularJS
17 16 (17.39%) Ansible
17 16 (17.39%) Docker
17 16 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 16 (17.39%) Software Engineering
17 16 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 22 (23.91%) MQSeries
2 17 (18.48%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.52%) IIS
4 3 (3.26%) Apache
4 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.17%) CMS
5 2 (2.17%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.17%) nginx
5 2 (2.17%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.09%) JBoss
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.26%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Maximo
2 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (27.17%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (21.74%) IBM Cloud
4 15 (16.30%) SaaS
5 13 (14.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (13.04%) npm
7 10 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (8.70%) PaaS
9 5 (5.43%) IaaS
9 5 (5.43%) Office 365
10 2 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (7.61%) VPN
2 6 (6.52%) SSL
3 5 (5.43%) Network Security
3 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.35%) BGP
4 4 (4.35%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (4.35%) DHCP
4 4 (4.35%) DNS
4 4 (4.35%) Firewall
4 4 (4.35%) FWSM
4 4 (4.35%) LAN
4 4 (4.35%) MPLS
4 4 (4.35%) OSPF
4 4 (4.35%) SAN
4 4 (4.35%) SNMP
4 4 (4.35%) VLAN
4 4 (4.35%) WAN
4 4 (4.35%) Wireshark
4 4 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Big Data
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.17%) Adabas
4 2 (2.17%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) gulp
1 12 (13.04%) webpack
2 10 (10.87%) Babel
3 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.17%) Grunt
3 2 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.17%) Protractor
3 2 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.17%) Subversion
3 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) NeoLoad
General
1 18 (19.57%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Financial Institution
2 5 (5.43%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.09%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Analyst
2 15 (16.30%) Support Analyst
3 13 (14.13%) Linux Support
3 13 (14.13%) Unix Analyst
3 13 (14.13%) Unix Support
3 13 (14.13%) Unix Support Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Architect
4 11 (11.96%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (10.87%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Field Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Middleware Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Development Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Software Development Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Software Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Field Service Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.09%) Middleware
2 17 (18.48%) AngularJS
3 16 (17.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 15 (16.30%) RESTful
5 14 (15.22%) .NET
6 6 (6.52%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (6.52%) Kafka
7 5 (5.43%) CSS
7 5 (5.43%) HTML
7 5 (5.43%) jQuery
7 5 (5.43%) Node.js
7 5 (5.43%) SOAP
7 5 (5.43%) Web Services
8 3 (3.26%) CSS3
8 3 (3.26%) Dojo
8 3 (3.26%) HTML5
8 3 (3.26%) React
8 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.26%) Vue.js
9 2 (2.17%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.43%) Digital Currency
3 5 (5.43%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (4.35%) Robotics
5 3 (3.26%) BYOD
5 3 (3.26%) Clustering
5 3 (3.26%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.26%) Tandem
6 2 (2.17%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) User Experience
7 1 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.39%) Linux
2 30 (32.61%) Windows
3 28 (30.43%) Unix
4 8 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.61%) Solaris
6 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.35%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.26%) AIX
8 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) ITIL
2 30 (32.61%) Incident Management
3 26 (28.26%) Logistics
3 26 (28.26%) Service Management
4 23 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 23 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.96%) DevOps
8 9 (9.78%) Configuration Management
8 9 (9.78%) SIEM
9 8 (8.70%) Analytics
9 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
9 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.70%) Project Management
9 8 (8.70%) TOGAF
10 7 (7.61%) Asset Management
10 7 (7.61%) Presales
10 7 (7.61%) Software Asset Management
10 7 (7.61%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.83%) Java
2 17 (18.48%) C#
3 15 (16.30%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.87%) Objective-C
4 10 (10.87%) TypeScript
5 7 (7.61%) SQL
6 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.17%) Natural
8 2 (2.17%) RPG
8 2 (2.17%) RPG IV
8 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.09%) C
9 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) TOGAF Certification
3 5 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.35%) CCDP
4 4 (4.35%) CCNP
4 4 (4.35%) CCSE
4 4 (4.35%) CISSP
4 4 (4.35%) IISP
4 4 (4.35%) ISSAP
4 4 (4.35%) JNCIP
4 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.09%) CCNA
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.09%) SLA
2 5 (5.43%) QA
3 4 (4.35%) GDPR
4 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (27.17%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (17.39%) Docker
3 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 38 (41.30%) Puppet
2 16 (17.39%) Ansible
2 16 (17.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (9.78%) QRadar
5 6 (6.52%) Grafana
5 6 (6.52%) Graylog
6 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (3.26%) SCCM
7 1 (1.09%) Proventia
Vendors
1 30 (32.61%) Oracle
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
3 13 (14.13%) Google
4 12 (13.04%) Dell
4 12 (13.04%) HP
5 11 (11.96%) SAP
6 10 (10.87%) VMware
7 9 (9.78%) CheckPoint
8 8 (8.70%) Red Hat
9 7 (7.61%) Cisco
10 6 (6.52%) Sun
11 5 (5.43%) Apple
11 5 (5.43%) EMC
11 5 (5.43%) Fujitsu
11 5 (5.43%) Palo Alto
11 5 (5.43%) Snow
12 4 (4.35%) BMC
12 4 (4.35%) CyberArk
12 4 (4.35%) Splunk
12 4 (4.35%) Tufin