Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 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.

IBM
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 122 149
Rank change year-on-year -43 +27 -46
Permanent jobs citing IBM 94 212 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.53% 2.43% 1.91%
As % of the Vendors category 3.32% 4.93% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 79 151 165
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,700 £36,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 2832 4296 5331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 46.24% 49.30% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2173 3307 4021
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,100 £27,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 +13 43 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Slough -19 10 £52,500 +16.67%
Wokingham +18 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Maidenhead +7 6 £67,500 +3.85%
Bracknell +2 6 £50,000 -28.57%
Newbury - 3 £55,000 -
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 44 (46.81%) Oracle
2 41 (43.62%) Java
3 34 (36.17%) Windows
3 34 (36.17%) ITIL
4 31 (32.98%) WebSphere
5 29 (30.85%) DB2
6 28 (29.79%) Linux
7 22 (23.40%) WebSphere MQ
8 21 (22.34%) HTTP
9 20 (21.28%) Microsoft
9 20 (21.28%) SQL
10 19 (20.21%) Unix
11 18 (19.15%) Software Engineering
11 18 (19.15%) REST
12 17 (18.09%) Finance
12 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
12 17 (18.09%) Tomcat
13 15 (15.96%) SDLC
13 15 (15.96%) Windows Server
14 14 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (14.89%) Degree
14 14 (14.89%) Middleware
15 13 (13.83%) Web Services
15 13 (13.83%) JSON
16 12 (12.77%) IBM Integration Bus
16 12 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (12.77%) Spring
16 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
16 12 (12.77%) VMware
16 12 (12.77%) SOAP

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 31 (32.98%) WebSphere
2 17 (18.09%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (9.57%) JBoss
5 8 (8.51%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (7.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (6.38%) IBM Notes
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (5.32%) IBM Domino
8 5 (5.32%) IIS
9 3 (3.19%) WebLogic
10 2 (2.13%) Apache Spark
10 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
11 1 (1.06%) Confluence
11 1 (1.06%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.06%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.06%) Pega PRPC
2 1 (1.06%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) IBM Cloud
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.32%) SoftLayer
3 4 (4.26%) Bluemix
3 4 (4.26%) PaaS
4 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.19%) SaaS
5 1 (1.06%) IaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.34%) HTTP
2 10 (10.64%) Firewall
3 8 (8.51%) DNS
3 8 (8.51%) Internet
3 8 (8.51%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.45%) FTP
5 4 (4.26%) SSL
5 4 (4.26%) WebEx
6 3 (3.19%) LAN
6 3 (3.19%) WAN
7 2 (2.13%) DHCP
7 2 (2.13%) DMZ
7 2 (2.13%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.13%) NAS
7 2 (2.13%) SAN
7 2 (2.13%) VLAN
8 1 (1.06%) DSL
8 1 (1.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.85%) DB2
2 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.77%) Oracle Database
4 11 (11.70%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.32%) Big Data
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (5.32%) SAP HANA
6 4 (4.26%) Informix
7 3 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.19%) Data Lake
7 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.06%) HBase
9 1 (1.06%) Impala
9 1 (1.06%) Parquet
9 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Maven
2 7 (7.45%) Eclipse
2 7 (7.45%) IntelliJ
2 7 (7.45%) NetBeans
3 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.19%) Selenium
3 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.13%) JIRA
4 2 (2.13%) JUnit
4 2 (2.13%) QUnit
4 2 (2.13%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.06%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.06%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.57%) Retail
4 6 (6.38%) Marketing
5 5 (5.32%) Banking
5 5 (5.32%) Electronics
5 5 (5.32%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.19%) Publishing
8 1 (1.06%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Analyst
2 19 (20.21%) Support Analyst
3 18 (19.15%) Support Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) Applications Support
5 14 (14.89%) Architect
6 12 (12.77%) Applications Support Analyst
6 12 (12.77%) Technical Engineer
7 11 (11.70%) Technical Support
8 9 (9.57%) Consultant
8 9 (9.57%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) Data Analyst
9 8 (8.51%) Senior Technical Support
9 8 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (7.45%) Integration Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Integration Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Support Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
11 6 (6.38%) Unix Engineer
11 6 (6.38%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.40%) WebSphere MQ
2 18 (19.15%) REST
3 14 (14.89%) Middleware
4 13 (13.83%) JSON
4 13 (13.83%) Web Services
5 12 (12.77%) IBM Integration Bus
5 12 (12.77%) SOAP
5 12 (12.77%) Spring
6 11 (11.70%) Java EE
7 10 (10.64%) JMS
7 10 (10.64%) XML
8 9 (9.57%) Java SE
9 7 (7.45%) HTML
10 4 (4.26%) CSS
10 4 (4.26%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.26%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (4.26%) XPages
11 2 (2.13%) jQuery
11 2 (2.13%) OAuth2
11 2 (2.13%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.51%) Data Structures
2 8 (8.51%) DataPower
3 7 (7.45%) Mainframe
4 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.32%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.32%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.26%) SWIFT
7 3 (3.19%) Digital Currency
7 3 (3.19%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.06%) Frameworx
9 1 (1.06%) HP Storage
9 1 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.17%) Windows
2 28 (29.79%) Linux
3 19 (20.21%) Unix
4 15 (15.96%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.45%) CentOS
6 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.32%) AIX
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.13%) HPUX
9 2 (2.13%) Solaris
9 2 (2.13%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.17%) ITIL
2 18 (19.15%) Software Engineering
3 15 (15.96%) SDLC
4 14 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (12.77%) SOA
6 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.64%) Open Source
8 9 (9.57%) Data Analysis
8 9 (9.57%) Data Modelling
8 9 (9.57%) Migration
8 9 (9.57%) TOGAF
9 7 (7.45%) Business Analysis
9 7 (7.45%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (7.45%) OOP
9 7 (7.45%) Problem Management
9 7 (7.45%) Programme Management
9 7 (7.45%) RUP
9 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (43.62%) Java
2 20 (21.28%) SQL
3 9 (9.57%) Perl
4 8 (8.51%) Korn
4 8 (8.51%) Python
4 8 (8.51%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.45%) AWK
5 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.45%) C#
5 7 (7.45%) C++
5 7 (7.45%) sed
6 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.06%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.06%) COBOL
9 1 (1.06%) JCL
9 1 (1.06%) R
9 1 (1.06%) Scala
9 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) Degree
2 10 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) VCP4
5 1 (1.06%) VCP5
5 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) SLA
2 6 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.26%) GDPR
4 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 5 (5.32%) Docker
4 4 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.13%) OpenAM
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.06%) HDFS
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.32%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.19%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.13%) Nagios
4 2 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.13%) Netcool
4 2 (2.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (2.13%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.06%) Ansible
5 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.06%) Puppet
5 1 (1.06%) SCCM
5 1 (1.06%) Terraform
5 1 (1.06%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 44 (46.81%) Oracle
2 20 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.77%) SAP
3 12 (12.77%) VMware
4 10 (10.64%) BEA
5 9 (9.57%) HP
5 9 (9.57%) Red Hat
5 9 (9.57%) TIBCO
6 7 (7.45%) Ab Initio
6 7 (7.45%) Dell
7 6 (6.38%) Cisco
7 6 (6.38%) Lotus
8 5 (5.32%) Sybase
9 4 (4.26%) Cognos
9 4 (4.26%) JDA
9 4 (4.26%) Paxata
9 4 (4.26%) Splunk
9 4 (4.26%) Tableau
10 3 (3.19%) Apple
10 3 (3.19%) Google