Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 161 116
Rank change year-on-year +13 -45 +49
Permanent jobs citing IBM 110 92 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.75% 1.51% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 3.60% 3.28% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 86 78 159
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -2.78% +8.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £23,675 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 3,057 2,803 4,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.58% 46.01% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,344 2,149 3,263
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,800
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%

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 October 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 October 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 +4 49 £45,000 -33.33%
Reading -11 27 £61,250 +16.67% 1
Slough -1 14 £75,000 +53.85% 2
Bracknell -9 13 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Newbury +7 1 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Wokingham +3 1 £85,000 +70.00%
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 43 (39.09%) Oracle
1 43 (39.09%) ITIL
2 39 (35.45%) Middleware
3 33 (30.00%) Service Management
4 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (26.36%) Linux
5 29 (26.36%) Puppet
6 28 (25.45%) Data Centre
6 28 (25.45%) Windows
6 28 (25.45%) Logistics
6 28 (25.45%) Incident Management
6 28 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (24.55%) SAP
7 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
8 26 (23.64%) Unix
9 24 (21.82%) Java
10 23 (20.91%) Finance
10 23 (20.91%) Virtual Machines
11 21 (19.09%) SLA
11 21 (19.09%) Problem Management
12 20 (18.18%) MQSeries
12 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 20 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
13 19 (17.27%) WebLogic
13 19 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (17.27%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (17.27%) TOGAF
14 18 (16.36%) Oracle Fusion
14 18 (16.36%) .NET
15 17 (15.45%) Migration

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 20 (18.18%) MQSeries
2 19 (17.27%) WebLogic
3 14 (12.73%) WebSphere
4 9 (8.18%) IIS
5 6 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (5.45%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.73%) Apache
7 3 (2.73%) JBoss
7 3 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.82%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.82%) Appian
8 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.82%) CMS
8 2 (1.82%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.82%) Liferay
8 2 (1.82%) nginx
8 2 (1.82%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.73%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Maximo
2 1 (0.91%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (14.55%) IBM Cloud
4 11 (10.00%) PaaS
5 8 (7.27%) SaaS
6 7 (6.36%) IaaS
7 5 (4.55%) npm
7 5 (4.55%) Office 365
8 4 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) DNS
2 10 (9.09%) VPN
3 9 (8.18%) SSL
4 8 (7.27%) DHCP
4 8 (7.27%) LAN
4 8 (7.27%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.27%) WAN
5 7 (6.36%) BGP
5 7 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (6.36%) Cisco Firepower
5 7 (6.36%) Ethernet
5 7 (6.36%) FWSM
5 7 (6.36%) MPLS
5 7 (6.36%) Network Security
5 7 (6.36%) OSPF
5 7 (6.36%) SNMP
5 7 (6.36%) VLAN
5 7 (6.36%) Wireshark
5 7 (6.36%) WLAN
6 6 (5.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) Big Data
3 3 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.82%) Adabas
4 2 (1.82%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.82%) DB2
4 2 (1.82%) MySQL
4 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) gulp
1 5 (4.55%) webpack
2 3 (2.73%) Babel
3 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.82%) Grunt
3 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.82%) Protractor
3 2 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.82%) Subversion
3 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.91%) NeoLoad
General
1 23 (20.91%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.73%) Publishing
3 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.91%) Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (24.55%) Architect
2 26 (23.64%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (20.00%) Analyst
4 15 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 13 (11.82%) Linux Support
5 13 (11.82%) Unix Analyst
5 13 (11.82%) Unix Support
5 13 (11.82%) Unix Support Analyst
6 7 (6.36%) Field Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Security Architect
6 7 (6.36%) Security Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Development Manager
8 5 (4.55%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Software Development Manager
8 5 (4.55%) Software Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.45%) Middleware
2 18 (16.36%) .NET
2 18 (16.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (12.73%) SOAP
3 14 (12.73%) Web Services
4 13 (11.82%) REST
5 8 (7.27%) AngularJS
6 6 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (5.45%) Kafka
6 6 (5.45%) RESTful
7 5 (4.55%) JSON
8 4 (3.64%) J2EE
9 3 (2.73%) CSS
9 3 (2.73%) HTML
9 3 (2.73%) jQuery
10 2 (1.82%) AppFabric
10 2 (1.82%) OAuth
10 2 (1.82%) SAP PI
10 2 (1.82%) Sass
10 2 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.45%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.91%) Mainframe
3 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.36%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (6.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (4.55%) Digital Currency
5 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.64%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.73%) BYOD
7 3 (2.73%) Clustering
7 3 (2.73%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.82%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.82%) Robotics
8 2 (1.82%) User Experience
9 1 (0.91%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.36%) Linux
2 28 (25.45%) Windows
3 26 (23.64%) Unix
4 13 (11.82%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.64%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.73%) AIX
7 3 (2.73%) Solaris
7 3 (2.73%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.09%) ITIL
2 33 (30.00%) Service Management
3 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (25.45%) Incident Management
4 28 (25.45%) Logistics
5 21 (19.09%) Problem Management
6 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 20 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (17.27%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (17.27%) TOGAF
8 17 (15.45%) Migration
8 17 (15.45%) Scrum
9 16 (14.55%) Asset Management
9 16 (14.55%) IT Strategy
10 15 (13.64%) Software Asset Management
11 12 (10.91%) IT Asset Management
11 12 (10.91%) ITIL V3
11 12 (10.91%) Presales
12 11 (10.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 11 (10.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.82%) Java
2 10 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.27%) C#
4 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.55%) SQL
6 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.73%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.73%) Python
7 3 (2.73%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.82%) Natural
8 2 (1.82%) RPG
8 2 (1.82%) RPG IV
8 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (8.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (8.18%) Degree
3 7 (6.36%) CCDP
3 7 (6.36%) CCNP
3 7 (6.36%) CCSE
3 7 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.36%) CISSP
3 7 (6.36%) IISP
3 7 (6.36%) ISSAP
3 7 (6.36%) JNCIP
4 6 (5.45%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.73%) MCSA
6 3 (2.73%) MCSE
6 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.09%) SLA
2 8 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 19770
3 5 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.64%) GDPR
5 3 (2.73%) QA
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (12.73%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.18%) Docker
3 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.91%) NFS
4 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.91%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (26.36%) Puppet
2 16 (14.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (10.91%) Ansible
4 8 (7.27%) SCCM
5 7 (6.36%) QRadar
6 6 (5.45%) Grafana
6 6 (5.45%) Graylog
7 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.91%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (39.09%) Oracle
2 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
2 27 (24.55%) SAP
3 15 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (12.73%) Dell
4 14 (12.73%) HP
5 12 (10.91%) VMware
6 11 (10.00%) Adobe
7 7 (6.36%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.36%) Cisco
7 7 (6.36%) Fortinet
7 7 (6.36%) LogRhythm
7 7 (6.36%) Splunk
7 7 (6.36%) Tufin
8 6 (5.45%) Snow
9 5 (4.55%) Apple
9 5 (4.55%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.55%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.64%) Google
10 4 (3.64%) Sun