Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 100 145
Rank change year-on-year -47 +45 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 91 193 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.61% 2.79% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 3.73% 5.82% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 87 107 102
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £46,700 £31,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £74,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -

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 2,442 3,317 3,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 43.15% 47.88% 51.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,952 2,565 2,705
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £74,750
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.12%

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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 +16 54 £67,500 -
Bracknell -16 22 £58,750 +113.64% 4
Maidenhead -43 5 £50,000 -31.03%
Wokingham +4 3 £60,000 - 5
Newbury -15 1 £76,000 +72.73% 2
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 66 (72.53%) Java
2 47 (51.65%) Linux
3 44 (48.35%) IBM Cloud
4 43 (47.25%) JavaScript
5 42 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 41 (45.05%) Puppet
6 41 (45.05%) AngularJS
6 41 (45.05%) Software Engineering
6 41 (45.05%) C#
7 40 (43.96%) .NET
7 40 (43.96%) Google
7 40 (43.96%) RESTful
7 40 (43.96%) SaaS
7 40 (43.96%) Amazon AWS
7 40 (43.96%) Docker
7 40 (43.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 39 (42.86%) Ansible
8 39 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
8 39 (42.86%) TypeScript
8 39 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
8 39 (42.86%) Objective-C
9 38 (41.76%) webpack
9 38 (41.76%) gulp
9 38 (41.76%) Babel
9 38 (41.76%) npm
10 22 (24.18%) Node.js
11 19 (20.88%) SQL
12 14 (15.38%) DB2
12 14 (15.38%) Retail
13 13 (14.29%) Web Services

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 9 (9.89%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.59%) CICS
2 6 (6.59%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.20%) Apache
3 2 (2.20%) IBM Connections
3 2 (2.20%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.20%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.20%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.10%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 44 (48.35%) IBM Cloud
2 42 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (43.96%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (43.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 40 (43.96%) SaaS
4 39 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (41.76%) npm
6 2 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.20%) IaaS
6 2 (2.20%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (2.20%) Office 365
7 1 (1.10%) Akamai
7 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.10%) GitHub
7 1 (1.10%) PaaS
7 1 (1.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) Firewall
2 6 (6.59%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (4.40%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (4.40%) IntruShield
3 4 (4.40%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.40%) Sourcefire
4 2 (2.20%) HTTP
5 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) SSL
5 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.10%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) DB2
2 6 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (6.59%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.49%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.20%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.10%) Big Data
5 1 (1.10%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (1.10%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.10%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (1.10%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.10%) DataStage
5 1 (1.10%) DecisionStream
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (41.76%) Babel
1 38 (41.76%) gulp
1 38 (41.76%) webpack
2 6 (6.59%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 14 (15.38%) Retail
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (41.76%) Senior Software Engineer
1 38 (41.76%) Software Engineer
2 20 (21.98%) Developer
3 11 (12.09%) Java Developer
4 6 (6.59%) COBOL Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Architect
5 5 (5.49%) Consultant
5 5 (5.49%) Security Engineer
5 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) SOC Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.20%) Domino Consultant
8 2 (2.20%) Lotus Notes Consultant
8 2 (2.20%) Middleware Engineer
8 2 (2.20%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (2.20%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (45.05%) AngularJS
2 40 (43.96%) .NET
2 40 (43.96%) RESTful
3 22 (24.18%) Node.js
4 13 (14.29%) Web Services
5 9 (9.89%) SOAP
6 7 (7.69%) J2EE
6 7 (7.69%) Middleware
7 6 (6.59%) Struts
8 5 (5.49%) Kafka
8 5 (5.49%) Redux
8 5 (5.49%) REST
8 5 (5.49%) Spring
8 5 (5.49%) Spring Cloud
9 4 (4.40%) HTML
9 4 (4.40%) HTML5
10 2 (2.20%) CSS
10 2 (2.20%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (2.20%) jQuery
10 2 (2.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 7 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (6.59%) FMCG
3 6 (6.59%) VSAM
4 4 (4.40%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) DataPower
6 1 (1.10%) Blog
6 1 (1.10%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.10%) Robotics
6 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.10%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.65%) Linux
2 9 (9.89%) Windows
3 6 (6.59%) MVS
4 3 (3.30%) Solaris
4 3 (3.30%) Unix
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.10%) Android
6 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Software Engineering
2 11 (12.09%) Service Management
3 9 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.79%) UML
5 7 (7.69%) Coaching
6 6 (6.59%) RAD
6 6 (6.59%) SIEM
6 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.49%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (5.49%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (5.49%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (5.49%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (5.49%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.49%) Multithreading
7 5 (5.49%) Project Management
7 5 (5.49%) Security Operations
7 5 (5.49%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (4.40%) Microservices
8 4 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (72.53%) Java
2 43 (47.25%) JavaScript
3 41 (45.05%) C#
4 39 (42.86%) Objective-C
4 39 (42.86%) TypeScript
5 19 (20.88%) SQL
6 6 (6.59%) COBOL
6 6 (6.59%) JCL
7 5 (5.49%) C
8 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.10%) Perl
10 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) CCNA
1 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (4.40%) Degree
1 4 (4.40%) RHCE
2 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.10%) CISM
3 1 (1.10%) CISSP
3 1 (1.10%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (1.10%) GCED
3 1 (1.10%) GCIA
3 1 (1.10%) GCIH
3 1 (1.10%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) SLA
2 3 (3.30%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 40 (43.96%) Docker
2 5 (5.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (4.40%) Snort
4 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (45.05%) Puppet
2 39 (42.86%) Ansible
2 39 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.59%) QRadar
3 6 (6.59%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.40%) Proventia
5 2 (2.20%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.10%) Grafana
6 1 (1.10%) Kibana
6 1 (1.10%) logstash
6 1 (1.10%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 40 (43.96%) Google
2 7 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 7 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.59%) Cisco
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.59%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.40%) Blue Coat
4 4 (4.40%) FireEye
4 4 (4.40%) Forcepoint
4 4 (4.40%) IronPort
4 4 (4.40%) McAfee
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) Palo Alto
4 4 (4.40%) SAP
4 4 (4.40%) Trend Micro
5 3 (3.30%) CyberArk
5 3 (3.30%) Informatica
6 2 (2.20%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.20%) Lotus
6 2 (2.20%) Splunk