Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 89 163
Rank change year-on-year -80 +74 -72
Permanent jobs citing IBM 83 262 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.28% 3.08% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 6.09% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68 185 156
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,950 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,750 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -0.47%

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 3030 4301 5563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 46.82% 50.64% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 3286 4407
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,100
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -15 32 £50,000 -
Bracknell -14 13 £27,500 -55.10%
Newbury - 7 £50,000 - 1
Wokingham +2 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Maidenhead -2 6 £80,000 +23.08%
Slough -37 4 £35,000 -22.22%
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 33 (39.76%) ITIL
2 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
3 25 (30.12%) Linux
3 25 (30.12%) Java
4 23 (27.71%) Oracle
5 21 (25.30%) Cisco
6 19 (22.89%) WebSphere
7 17 (20.48%) Firewall
8 15 (18.07%) SQL
9 14 (16.87%) DB2
9 14 (16.87%) SAP
9 14 (16.87%) VMware
9 14 (16.87%) Retail
10 12 (14.46%) Tomcat
10 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (14.46%) Presales
11 11 (13.25%) WebSphere MQ
11 11 (13.25%) SOA
11 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
12 10 (12.05%) Finance
12 10 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (12.05%) HP
12 10 (12.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (10.84%) DataPower
13 9 (10.84%) Windows Server
13 9 (10.84%) CCNA
13 9 (10.84%) B2B

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 19 (22.89%) WebSphere
2 12 (14.46%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.82%) Apache
4 4 (4.82%) IIS
5 3 (3.61%) JBoss
5 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.20%) Confluence
7 1 (1.20%) Documentum
7 1 (1.20%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.20%) Mule
7 1 (1.20%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.20%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) NetSuite
1 2 (2.41%) Unica
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.20%) BusinessWare
2 1 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.20%) Maximo
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.20%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) SaaS
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.20%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.20%) IaaS
4 1 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) Office 365
4 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) Firewall
2 9 (10.84%) WAN
3 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.23%) LAN
5 5 (6.02%) DNS
5 5 (6.02%) Ethernet
6 4 (4.82%) SSL
6 4 (4.82%) VPN
7 3 (3.61%) BGP
7 3 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.61%) FWSM
7 3 (3.61%) MPLS
7 3 (3.61%) NAS
7 3 (3.61%) Network Security
7 3 (3.61%) OSPF
7 3 (3.61%) SAN
7 3 (3.61%) SNMP
7 3 (3.61%) VLAN
7 3 (3.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) DB2
2 8 (9.64%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.23%) MySQL
4 5 (6.02%) Big Data
4 5 (6.02%) SAP HANA
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.41%) Impala
7 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.20%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.20%) HBase
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.20%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) Maven
3 2 (2.41%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.20%) JMeter
4 1 (1.20%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.20%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
4 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (16.87%) Retail
2 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.05%) Finance
4 7 (8.43%) Marketing
5 5 (6.02%) Banking
5 5 (6.02%) Electronics
5 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Analyst
2 17 (20.48%) Support Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Applications Support
3 12 (14.46%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) Architect
5 8 (9.64%) Data Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Graduate
7 6 (7.23%) Service Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.23%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) SQL Data Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Big Data Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Data Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.82%) Radar Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Support Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) SIEM Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (10.84%) Middleware
3 7 (8.43%) HTML
3 7 (8.43%) REST
4 6 (7.23%) Spring
5 5 (6.02%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (6.02%) Java EE
5 5 (6.02%) SOAP
5 5 (6.02%) Web Services
6 4 (4.82%) JMS
6 4 (4.82%) JSON
6 4 (4.82%) XML
7 3 (3.61%) Java SE
8 2 (2.41%) CSS
8 2 (2.41%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.41%) J2EE
8 2 (2.41%) OAuth2
8 2 (2.41%) SAML
8 2 (2.41%) WSDL
8 2 (2.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.84%) DataPower
3 8 (9.64%) Data Structures
4 7 (8.43%) Mainframe
5 5 (6.02%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.82%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 4 (4.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.82%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (4.82%) SWIFT
7 3 (3.61%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.20%) Frameworx
9 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.20%) PMI
9 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 25 (30.12%) Linux
3 9 (10.84%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.64%) Unix
5 4 (4.82%) AIX
5 4 (4.82%) FreeBSD
5 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.20%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) ITIL
2 12 (14.46%) Presales
3 11 (13.25%) SOA
4 9 (10.84%) B2B
4 9 (10.84%) Data Analysis
4 9 (10.84%) Data Modelling
4 9 (10.84%) Workflow
5 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
5 8 (9.64%) Migration
5 8 (9.64%) Open Source
5 8 (9.64%) SDLC
5 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
6 7 (8.43%) DevOps
6 7 (8.43%) Project Management
6 7 (8.43%) SIEM
6 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.23%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (7.23%) High Availability
7 6 (7.23%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.12%) Java
2 15 (18.07%) SQL
3 7 (8.43%) C#
4 4 (4.82%) Python
5 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.61%) Perl
5 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.41%) COBOL
6 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.20%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.20%) JCL
7 1 (1.20%) Korn
7 1 (1.20%) R
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (10.84%) CCNA
4 7 (8.43%) CISSP
5 6 (7.23%) CCNP
5 6 (7.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (4.82%) CCSA
6 4 (4.82%) CISA
6 4 (4.82%) CISM
6 4 (4.82%) Degree
6 4 (4.82%) GIAC
6 4 (4.82%) SANS
7 3 (3.61%) CCDP
7 3 (3.61%) CCSE
7 3 (3.61%) IISP
7 3 (3.61%) ISSAP
7 3 (3.61%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) SLA
2 6 (7.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (6.02%) GDPR
4 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
4 4 (4.82%) PMO
5 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.41%) OpenAM
2 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.20%) NFS
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) QRadar
2 4 (4.82%) Ansible
2 4 (4.82%) Juniper STRM
2 4 (4.82%) Puppet
2 4 (4.82%) RSA enVision
2 4 (4.82%) RSA Security Analytics
3 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.20%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (1.20%) Kibana
5 1 (1.20%) logstash
5 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.20%) Terraform
5 1 (1.20%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.71%) Oracle
3 21 (25.30%) Cisco
4 14 (16.87%) SAP
4 14 (16.87%) VMware
5 10 (12.05%) HP
6 9 (10.84%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.64%) Juniper
8 7 (8.43%) LogRhythm
9 6 (7.23%) Avaya
9 6 (7.23%) Symantec
10 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
10 5 (6.02%) Sun
10 5 (6.02%) TIBCO
11 4 (4.82%) BEA
11 4 (4.82%) Dell
11 4 (4.82%) JDA
11 4 (4.82%) Splunk
12 3 (3.61%) Forcepoint
12 3 (3.61%) Tufin