Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 144 135
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9 -5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 128 124 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.95% 1.94% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.90% 3.96% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 155
Berkshire median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% - +15.00%
10th Percentile £33,575 £35,900 £36,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £76,700
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 3,279 3,132 4,519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.08% 49.11% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,525 2,436 3,532
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -7 59 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Reading -2 27 £66,250 +18.83% 1
Slough +16 18 £75,000 +42.86% 1
Bracknell -12 15 £67,500 +35.00%
Newbury 0 1 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Wokingham -11 1 £85,000 +70.00%
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 50 (39.06%) Oracle
1 50 (39.06%) Microsoft
1 50 (39.06%) Middleware
2 48 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (29.69%) Data Centre
5 37 (28.91%) ITIL
6 32 (25.00%) SAP
7 31 (24.22%) Java
8 30 (23.44%) Windows
9 29 (22.66%) Active Directory
9 29 (22.66%) Enterprise Architecture
10 28 (21.88%) Configuration Management
10 28 (21.88%) IBM Cloud
11 27 (21.09%) DNS
11 27 (21.09%) Scrum
12 25 (19.53%) Finance
13 24 (18.75%) WebSphere
13 24 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
14 23 (17.97%) Mainframe
14 23 (17.97%) SOAP
15 22 (17.19%) REST
15 22 (17.19%) Logistics
16 20 (15.63%) TOGAF
16 20 (15.63%) PowerShell
16 20 (15.63%) LAN
16 20 (15.63%) DHCP
16 20 (15.63%) WAN
16 20 (15.63%) Migration
16 20 (15.63%) Strategic Thinking

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 24 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
1 24 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.59%) IIS
3 9 (7.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (7.03%) WebLogic
4 8 (6.25%) JBoss
4 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.13%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.13%) Appian
6 4 (3.13%) Liferay
6 4 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (2.34%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.56%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.78%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.78%) FileNet
9 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Maximo
2 1 (0.78%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 48 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (21.88%) IBM Cloud
3 19 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (14.84%) PaaS
4 10 (7.81%) IaaS
4 10 (7.81%) SaaS
5 7 (5.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (3.91%) Office 365
7 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.09%) DNS
2 20 (15.63%) DHCP
2 20 (15.63%) LAN
2 20 (15.63%) WAN
3 15 (11.72%) Network Security
4 14 (10.94%) SAN
5 13 (10.16%) VPN
6 12 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 11 (8.59%) BGP
7 11 (8.59%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (8.59%) Cisco Firepower
7 11 (8.59%) Ethernet
7 11 (8.59%) FWSM
7 11 (8.59%) MPLS
7 11 (8.59%) OSPF
7 11 (8.59%) SNMP
7 11 (8.59%) SSL
7 11 (8.59%) VLAN
7 11 (8.59%) Wireshark
7 11 (8.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.59%) Big Data
2 11 (8.59%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (8.59%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (3.91%) DB2
4 5 (3.91%) MySQL
5 4 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.56%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.78%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 8 (6.25%) IntelliJ
2 6 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.13%) Maven
4 4 (3.13%) NetBeans
4 4 (3.13%) Selenium
4 4 (3.13%) Subversion
5 2 (1.56%) Protractor
6 1 (0.78%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (19.53%) Finance
2 11 (8.59%) Publishing
3 5 (3.91%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (38.28%) Architect
2 40 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (10.16%) Cloud Architect
3 13 (10.16%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 11 (8.59%) Security Architect
4 11 (8.59%) Security Solutions Architect
5 10 (7.81%) Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Data Centre Architect
6 9 (7.03%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (7.03%) Virtualisation Architect
7 7 (5.47%) Active Directory Specialist
7 7 (5.47%) Developer
7 7 (5.47%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (4.69%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Data Centre Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Development Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Field Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (39.06%) Middleware
2 23 (17.97%) SOAP
3 22 (17.19%) REST
4 18 (14.06%) Web Services
5 16 (12.50%) .NET
6 11 (8.59%) JSON
7 8 (6.25%) Java EE
7 8 (6.25%) JMS
7 8 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (6.25%) Spring
8 6 (4.69%) J2EE
9 5 (3.91%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (3.91%) Kafka
10 4 (3.13%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.13%) Java SE
10 4 (3.13%) Lucene
10 4 (3.13%) MEAP
10 4 (3.13%) WebCenter
10 4 (3.13%) XML
11 2 (1.56%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.69%) Data Centre
2 23 (17.97%) Mainframe
3 13 (10.16%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (8.59%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.59%) Cyberthreat
4 11 (8.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (7.03%) IBM Mainframe
5 9 (7.03%) Public Cloud
6 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.91%) Digital Currency
7 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (3.13%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.34%) BYOD
10 2 (1.56%) Clustering
10 2 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.78%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.44%) Windows
2 17 (13.28%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.16%) Linux
4 9 (7.03%) Unix
5 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.47%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.91%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.13%) Android
8 4 (3.13%) Solaris
8 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.34%) AIX
10 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.91%) ITIL
3 29 (22.66%) Enterprise Architecture
4 28 (21.88%) Configuration Management
5 27 (21.09%) Scrum
6 22 (17.19%) Logistics
7 20 (15.63%) Migration
7 20 (15.63%) Strategic Thinking
7 20 (15.63%) TOGAF
8 19 (14.84%) IT Strategy
8 19 (14.84%) Test Automation
9 18 (14.06%) Presales
9 18 (14.06%) Service Management
10 17 (13.28%) Asset Management
11 16 (12.50%) DevOps
11 16 (12.50%) ITIL V3
11 16 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
12 15 (11.72%) Incident Management
13 14 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (10.94%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.22%) Java
2 20 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.59%) Python
4 7 (5.47%) SQL
5 2 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Degree
2 13 (10.16%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (8.59%) CCDP
3 11 (8.59%) CCNP
3 11 (8.59%) CCSE
3 11 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (8.59%) CISSP
3 11 (8.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (8.59%) IISP
3 11 (8.59%) ISSAP
3 11 (8.59%) JNCIP
3 11 (8.59%) MCSA
3 11 (8.59%) MCSE
3 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.03%) ISO/IEC 19770
3 3 (2.34%) SLA
4 2 (1.56%) GDPR
4 2 (1.56%) QA
5 1 (0.78%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (22.66%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.03%) Hyper-V
3 9 (7.03%) NFS
3 9 (7.03%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (7.03%) VMware NSX
4 6 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (3.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (14.06%) Ansible
2 12 (9.38%) QRadar
3 9 (7.03%) Puppet
3 9 (7.03%) SCCM
3 9 (7.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (7.03%) vCenter Server
4 5 (3.91%) Grafana
4 5 (3.91%) Graylog
5 4 (3.13%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 50 (39.06%) Microsoft
1 50 (39.06%) Oracle
2 32 (25.00%) SAP
3 19 (14.84%) VMware
4 18 (14.06%) HP
4 18 (14.06%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (13.28%) Dell
6 12 (9.38%) CheckPoint
7 11 (8.59%) Cisco
7 11 (8.59%) Forcepoint
7 11 (8.59%) Fortinet
7 11 (8.59%) Juniper
7 11 (8.59%) LogRhythm
7 11 (8.59%) Splunk
7 11 (8.59%) Tufin
8 10 (7.81%) Adobe
9 9 (7.03%) Actifio
9 9 (7.03%) CommVault
9 9 (7.03%) Intel
9 9 (7.03%) Veeam