Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 137 137
Rank change year-on-year +32 0 -47
Permanent jobs citing IBM 194 141 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.80% 2.11% 2.23%
As % of the Vendors category 5.64% 4.13% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 106 106 177
Berkshire median annual salary £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.42% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,375 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £74,250 £77,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 3,437 3,414 5,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.65% 51.09% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,679 2,713 4,105
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +3.49%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Maidenhead +19 80 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Reading +8 36 £67,500 +12.50% 3
Bracknell -1 35 £27,500 -54.17%
Newbury - 20 £44,000 - 2
Slough +7 12 £75,000 +130.77%
Wokingham -10 1 - - 3
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 98 (50.52%) Oracle
2 90 (46.39%) Middleware
3 76 (39.18%) Microsoft
4 64 (32.99%) ITIL
4 64 (32.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 52 (26.80%) DNS
6 47 (24.23%) WAN
7 45 (23.20%) LAN
8 44 (22.68%) Java
8 44 (22.68%) Data Centre
9 43 (22.16%) Presales
10 42 (21.65%) DHCP
11 41 (21.13%) Windows
11 41 (21.13%) Active Directory
12 38 (19.59%) Cisco
12 38 (19.59%) Oracle Service Bus
13 37 (19.07%) REST
13 37 (19.07%) SAP
13 37 (19.07%) SOA
13 37 (19.07%) WebSphere
14 36 (18.56%) Bluemix
14 36 (18.56%) IBM Cloud
15 34 (17.53%) Strategic Thinking
15 34 (17.53%) Logistics
15 34 (17.53%) TCP/IP
16 32 (16.49%) E-Commerce
16 32 (16.49%) Cisco Certification
16 32 (16.49%) Enterprise Software
16 32 (16.49%) Open Source
16 32 (16.49%) PowerShell

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 38 (19.59%) Oracle Service Bus
2 37 (19.07%) WebSphere
3 28 (14.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 23 (11.86%) IIS
5 17 (8.76%) JBoss
6 13 (6.70%) SharePoint
7 11 (5.67%) Tomcat
8 8 (4.12%) WebLogic
9 7 (3.61%) Apache
10 5 (2.58%) IBM Domino
11 4 (2.06%) Apache Solr
11 4 (2.06%) Liferay
11 4 (2.06%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (1.03%) Documentum
13 2 (1.03%) Mule
13 2 (1.03%) Mule ESB
13 2 (1.03%) Sonic ESB
13 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.12%) BusinessWorks
1 8 (4.12%) NetSuite
1 8 (4.12%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (1.03%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.03%) Unica
3 1 (0.52%) BusinessWare
3 1 (0.52%) Maximo
3 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 64 (32.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (18.56%) Bluemix
2 36 (18.56%) IBM Cloud
3 22 (11.34%) PaaS
4 13 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (5.67%) SaaS
6 10 (5.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (4.12%) Boomi
7 8 (4.12%) IaaS
8 5 (2.58%) Office 365
9 2 (1.03%) Akamai
10 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 52 (26.80%) DNS
2 47 (24.23%) WAN
3 45 (23.20%) LAN
4 42 (21.65%) DHCP
5 34 (17.53%) TCP/IP
6 31 (15.98%) Firewall
6 31 (15.98%) Network Security
7 30 (15.46%) SSL
8 23 (11.86%) BGP
8 23 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (11.86%) Cisco Firepower
8 23 (11.86%) Ethernet
8 23 (11.86%) FWSM
8 23 (11.86%) MPLS
8 23 (11.86%) OSPF
8 23 (11.86%) SNMP
8 23 (11.86%) VLAN
8 23 (11.86%) VPN
8 23 (11.86%) Wireshark
8 23 (11.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.40%) Oracle Database
1 26 (13.40%) Oracle Database 12c
2 22 (11.34%) SQL Server
3 20 (10.31%) Big Data
4 16 (8.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (6.19%) MySQL
6 10 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.15%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.15%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.15%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.58%) DB2
8 4 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.52%) Adabas
9 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.52%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.52%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (9.79%) Eclipse
1 19 (9.79%) IntelliJ
2 11 (5.67%) Maven
2 11 (5.67%) NetBeans
3 10 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.64%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.12%) Selenium
5 8 (4.12%) Subversion
6 3 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (8.25%) Publishing
2 10 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.61%) Finance
4 3 (1.55%) Marketing
4 3 (1.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (37.11%) Architect
2 51 (26.29%) Solutions Architect
3 23 (11.86%) Security Architect
3 23 (11.86%) Security Solutions Architect
4 20 (10.31%) Infrastructure Architect
5 19 (9.79%) Developer
6 18 (9.28%) Data Centre Architect
6 18 (9.28%) Virtualisation Architect
7 17 (8.76%) Consultant
8 16 (8.25%) Cloud Architect
8 16 (8.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 15 (7.73%) Analyst
10 12 (6.19%) Operations Manager
11 11 (5.67%) Integration Engineer
11 11 (5.67%) Support Engineer
11 11 (5.67%) Technical Engineer
11 11 (5.67%) Technical Support
11 11 (5.67%) Technical Support Engineer
12 10 (5.15%) Active Directory Specialist
12 10 (5.15%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (46.39%) Middleware
2 37 (19.07%) REST
3 30 (15.46%) SOAP
4 21 (10.82%) Web Services
5 19 (9.79%) Java EE
5 19 (9.79%) JMS
5 19 (9.79%) Spring
6 16 (8.25%) JSON
7 15 (7.73%) XML
8 13 (6.70%) Oracle Fusion
9 12 (6.19%) .NET
10 11 (5.67%) Java SE
11 8 (4.12%) Hibernate
11 8 (4.12%) MEAP
11 8 (4.12%) RAML
11 8 (4.12%) Rendezvous
11 8 (4.12%) TIBCO EMS
12 5 (2.58%) J2EE
13 4 (2.06%) Lucene
13 4 (2.06%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.68%) Data Centre
2 32 (16.49%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (15.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 29 (14.95%) Mainframe
5 23 (11.86%) Cyberthreat
6 20 (10.31%) Public Cloud
7 19 (9.79%) IBM Mainframe
8 17 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (4.12%) Management Information System
10 7 (3.61%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 7 (3.61%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
11 4 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (1.03%) Clustering
12 2 (1.03%) DataPower
12 2 (1.03%) PMI
12 2 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.13%) Windows
2 31 (15.98%) Linux
3 27 (13.92%) Windows Server
4 22 (11.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (10.31%) Unix
6 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (4.12%) Android
8 8 (4.12%) Ubuntu
9 7 (3.61%) FreeBSD
10 5 (2.58%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.06%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.52%) AIX
12 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.52%) Solaris
12 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.99%) ITIL
2 43 (22.16%) Presales
3 37 (19.07%) SOA
4 34 (17.53%) Logistics
4 34 (17.53%) Strategic Thinking
5 32 (16.49%) E-Commerce
5 32 (16.49%) Open Source
6 31 (15.98%) Enterprise Architecture
6 31 (15.98%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 31 (15.98%) SIEM
7 30 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (15.46%) Configuration Management
8 29 (14.95%) ITIL V3
9 27 (13.92%) Analytics
9 27 (13.92%) Test Automation
10 26 (13.40%) Scrum
11 24 (12.37%) Incident Management
11 24 (12.37%) Vulnerability Management
12 23 (11.86%) Load Balancing
12 23 (11.86%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 44 (22.68%) Java
2 32 (16.49%) PowerShell
3 23 (11.86%) SQL
4 18 (9.28%) Python
5 9 (4.64%) COBOL
6 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.03%) C#
6 2 (1.03%) Perl
6 2 (1.03%) VBScript
7 1 (0.52%) JCL
7 1 (0.52%) Natural
Qualifications
1 32 (16.49%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (15.46%) CISSP
3 25 (12.89%) CCNP
4 23 (11.86%) CCDP
4 23 (11.86%) CCSE
4 23 (11.86%) IISP
4 23 (11.86%) ISSAP
4 23 (11.86%) JNCIP
5 19 (9.79%) Degree
6 17 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (8.25%) MCSA
7 16 (8.25%) MCSE
8 13 (6.70%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (4.64%) CCNA
10 7 (3.61%) CCSA
10 7 (3.61%) CISA
10 7 (3.61%) CISM
10 7 (3.61%) GIAC
10 7 (3.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (3.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.67%) PMO
3 9 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 1 (0.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (21.13%) Active Directory
2 27 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.34%) Hyper-V
4 21 (10.82%) NFS
5 20 (10.31%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (10.31%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.03%) Docker
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (15.98%) QRadar
2 22 (11.34%) Ansible
3 19 (9.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 18 (9.28%) vCenter Server
5 9 (4.64%) SCCM
6 8 (4.12%) IBM BigFix
6 8 (4.12%) TIBCO Hawk
7 7 (3.61%) Juniper STRM
7 7 (3.61%) RSA enVision
7 7 (3.61%) RSA Security Analytics
8 5 (2.58%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.55%) Puppet
10 2 (1.03%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (1.03%) Terraform
11 1 (0.52%) CA Service Virtualization
11 1 (0.52%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 98 (50.52%) Oracle
2 76 (39.18%) Microsoft
3 38 (19.59%) Cisco
4 37 (19.07%) SAP
5 31 (15.98%) CheckPoint
6 30 (15.46%) Juniper
6 30 (15.46%) LogRhythm
7 29 (14.95%) TIBCO
8 27 (13.92%) HP
8 27 (13.92%) VMware
9 26 (13.40%) Dell
10 23 (11.86%) Forcepoint
10 23 (11.86%) Fortinet
10 23 (11.86%) Salesforce.com
10 23 (11.86%) Splunk
10 23 (11.86%) Tufin
11 19 (9.79%) BEA
11 19 (9.79%) CommVault
12 18 (9.28%) Intel
12 18 (9.28%) Veeam