Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 91 156
Rank change year-on-year -32 +65 -79
Permanent jobs citing IBM 136 220 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.05% 2.89% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 5.71% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 84 163 163
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,850 £27,750
90th Percentile £93,500 £72,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 3,191 3,850 5,815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.04% 50.63% 52.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,487 2,980 4,713
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year - +1.95% +3.86%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -18 37 £65,000 +20.93% 4
Maidenhead +22 34 £80,000 +23.08% 2
Bracknell +4 28 £27,500 -54.17% 2
Newbury - 24 £44,000 -
Slough -25 3 £35,000 -6.67%
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 62 (45.59%) Oracle
2 47 (34.56%) Middleware
3 44 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 38 (27.94%) ITIL
5 35 (25.74%) Cisco
6 34 (25.00%) Windows
7 32 (23.53%) Linux
7 32 (23.53%) Presales
8 30 (22.06%) Java
9 29 (21.32%) WAN
10 28 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 27 (19.85%) SOA
12 26 (19.12%) LAN
12 26 (19.12%) TIBCO
12 26 (19.12%) Open Source
13 25 (18.38%) DNS
13 25 (18.38%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (18.38%) Firewall
14 24 (17.65%) VMware
15 23 (16.91%) TCP/IP
15 23 (16.91%) E-Commerce
15 23 (16.91%) REST
16 22 (16.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 22 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (15.44%) DHCP
17 21 (15.44%) SQL
17 21 (15.44%) CheckPoint
17 21 (15.44%) Data Centre
18 20 (14.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
18 20 (14.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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 (16.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (13.24%) WebSphere
3 14 (10.29%) Oracle Service Bus
4 12 (8.82%) IIS
5 11 (8.09%) Tomcat
6 9 (6.62%) JBoss
7 8 (5.88%) Apache
8 6 (4.41%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (2.21%) IBM Domino
9 3 (2.21%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.47%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.47%) Documentum
10 2 (1.47%) Mule
10 2 (1.47%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.47%) Sonic ESB
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.62%) NetSuite
2 8 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (5.88%) TIBCO iProcess
3 4 (2.94%) Unica
4 3 (2.21%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.74%) BusinessWare
5 1 (0.74%) Maximo
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.76%) Bluemix
2 16 (11.76%) IBM Cloud
3 8 (5.88%) PaaS
4 7 (5.15%) Boomi
5 6 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (4.41%) SaaS
6 5 (3.68%) Office 365
7 3 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.21%) IaaS
8 2 (1.47%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.32%) WAN
2 26 (19.12%) LAN
3 25 (18.38%) DNS
3 25 (18.38%) Firewall
4 23 (16.91%) TCP/IP
5 21 (15.44%) DHCP
6 19 (13.97%) SSL
7 16 (11.76%) Network Security
8 15 (11.03%) FTP
9 13 (9.56%) Ethernet
9 13 (9.56%) SAN
9 13 (9.56%) VPN
10 12 (8.82%) BGP
10 12 (8.82%) Internet
10 12 (8.82%) MPLS
10 12 (8.82%) OSPF
10 12 (8.82%) SNMP
10 12 (8.82%) VLAN
10 12 (8.82%) Wireshark
10 12 (8.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 15 (11.03%) Oracle Database 12c
3 13 (9.56%) Big Data
4 10 (7.35%) MySQL
5 9 (6.62%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (5.15%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.15%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (4.41%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.68%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.21%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.47%) DB2
10 2 (1.47%) Impala
11 1 (0.74%) Adabas
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.74%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.74%) HBase
11 1 (0.74%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (8.09%) Eclipse
1 11 (8.09%) IntelliJ
2 8 (5.88%) Maven
3 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.15%) NetBeans
4 5 (3.68%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.94%) Selenium
5 4 (2.94%) Subversion
6 3 (2.21%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.74%) JIRA
7 1 (0.74%) JMeter
7 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.68%) Marketing
2 5 (3.68%) Publishing
3 4 (2.94%) Retail
4 3 (2.21%) Banking
4 3 (2.21%) Finance
5 1 (0.74%) Billing
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (25.00%) Architect
2 22 (16.18%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (11.03%) Consultant
4 14 (10.29%) Analyst
4 14 (10.29%) Developer
5 12 (8.82%) Security Architect
5 12 (8.82%) Security Solutions Architect
6 10 (7.35%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (6.62%) Graduate
7 9 (6.62%) Operations Manager
7 9 (6.62%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Technical Support
8 8 (5.88%) Data Centre Architect
8 8 (5.88%) Security Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) Security Consultant
8 8 (5.88%) SIEM Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) Virtualisation Architect
9 7 (5.15%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.15%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.56%) Middleware
2 23 (16.91%) REST
3 14 (10.29%) Java EE
4 13 (9.56%) JMS
4 13 (9.56%) SOAP
4 13 (9.56%) Spring
4 13 (9.56%) XML
5 9 (6.62%) Java SE
5 9 (6.62%) RAML
6 8 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (5.88%) Rendezvous
6 8 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
6 8 (5.88%) Web Services
7 7 (5.15%) JSON
8 4 (2.94%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.94%) HTML
8 4 (2.94%) MEAP
9 3 (2.21%) Kafka
9 3 (2.21%) Node.js
9 3 (2.21%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.44%) Data Centre
2 20 (14.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 19 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (13.24%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (8.82%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (7.35%) Management Information System
6 10 (7.35%) Public Cloud
7 9 (6.62%) IBM Mainframe
7 9 (6.62%) Mainframe
8 8 (5.88%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 8 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (2.94%) DataPower
10 3 (2.21%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.47%) Clustering
11 2 (1.47%) PMI
12 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.74%) Frameworx
12 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.74%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.00%) Windows
2 32 (23.53%) Linux
3 19 (13.97%) Windows Server
4 18 (13.24%) Unix
5 15 (11.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.88%) FreeBSD
8 4 (2.94%) Android
8 4 (2.94%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.94%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.21%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.47%) AIX
10 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.74%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.94%) ITIL
2 32 (23.53%) Presales
3 27 (19.85%) SOA
4 26 (19.12%) Open Source
5 23 (16.91%) E-Commerce
6 20 (14.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 20 (14.71%) SIEM
7 18 (13.24%) Analytics
7 18 (13.24%) Logistics
8 16 (11.76%) Information Security
9 13 (9.56%) ITIL V3
9 13 (9.56%) Strategic Thinking
9 13 (9.56%) Test Automation
10 12 (8.82%) Incident Management
10 12 (8.82%) Load Balancing
10 12 (8.82%) Network Design
10 12 (8.82%) Project Management
10 12 (8.82%) Software Optimisation
10 12 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (8.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.06%) Java
2 21 (15.44%) SQL
3 15 (11.03%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.62%) COBOL
4 9 (6.62%) Python
5 6 (4.41%) C#
6 3 (2.21%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.21%) Perl
7 2 (1.47%) VBScript
8 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.74%) JCL
8 1 (0.74%) NATURAL
8 1 (0.74%) R
8 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (18.38%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (14.71%) CISSP
3 15 (11.03%) CCNP
4 13 (9.56%) CCNA
5 12 (8.82%) CCDP
5 12 (8.82%) CCSE
5 12 (8.82%) Degree
5 12 (8.82%) IISP
5 12 (8.82%) ISSAP
5 12 (8.82%) JNCIP
6 8 (5.88%) CCSA
6 8 (5.88%) CISA
6 8 (5.88%) CISM
6 8 (5.88%) GIAC
6 8 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (5.88%) SANS
7 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.68%) MCSA
8 5 (3.68%) MCSE
9 4 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) PMO
2 5 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.03%) Active Directory
3 13 (9.56%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.09%) NFS
5 10 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (7.35%) VMware NSX
6 4 (2.94%) Docker
7 2 (1.47%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (14.71%) QRadar
2 11 (8.09%) Ansible
3 9 (6.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (5.88%) IBM BigFix
4 8 (5.88%) Juniper STRM
4 8 (5.88%) RSA enVision
4 8 (5.88%) RSA Security Analytics
4 8 (5.88%) TIBCO Hawk
4 8 (5.88%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.94%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.94%) Puppet
6 3 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.21%) SCCM
6 3 (2.21%) Terraform
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.74%) Kibana
8 1 (0.74%) logstash
8 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (45.59%) Oracle
2 44 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 35 (25.74%) Cisco
4 26 (19.12%) TIBCO
5 24 (17.65%) VMware
6 21 (15.44%) CheckPoint
7 20 (14.71%) Juniper
7 20 (14.71%) LogRhythm
8 19 (13.97%) HP
8 19 (13.97%) SAP
9 17 (12.50%) Dell
10 16 (11.76%) BEA
11 13 (9.56%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (9.56%) Symantec
12 12 (8.82%) Forcepoint
12 12 (8.82%) Fortinet
12 12 (8.82%) Splunk
12 12 (8.82%) Tufin
13 11 (8.09%) Workday
14 9 (6.62%) Veeam