Period
to 8 April 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 8 April 2020 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 224 234 238
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 70 98 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.81% 0.95% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.21% 2.35% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 45 78 103
Median annual salary £62,500 £66,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% -1.85% +10.44%
10th Percentile £41,750 £47,000 £49,550
90th Percentile £93,000 £92,875 £97,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +12.84%

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,162 4,164 4,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.69% 40.36% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,618 3,690 4,085
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,925 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in the City of London

IBM
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IBM in the City of London.

Salary trend for IBM in the City of London

IBM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Salary histogram for IBM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for IBM.

1 44 (62.86%) Finance
2 25 (35.71%) ITIL
3 23 (32.86%) ETL
4 21 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (28.57%) Informatica
6 19 (27.14%) SDLC
7 18 (25.71%) Release Management
8 15 (21.43%) Windows
9 14 (20.00%) Linux
9 14 (20.00%) Python
9 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (18.57%) Azure
10 13 (18.57%) SQL
11 11 (15.71%) AWS
12 10 (14.29%) Bash Shell
12 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 10 (14.29%) Oracle
12 10 (14.29%) SAN
12 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.29%) GCP
13 9 (12.86%) Presales
13 9 (12.86%) HTML
13 9 (12.86%) VMware
14 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
14 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
14 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
14 8 (11.43%) SAP
14 8 (11.43%) DevOps
15 7 (10.00%) Regular Expression

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.86%) CMS
3 2 (2.86%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.43%) CICS
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.43%) SAS
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Magento
1 2 (2.86%) Markit EDM
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (2.86%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.43%) FastStats
2 1 (1.43%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) Azure
2 11 (15.71%) AWS
3 10 (14.29%) GCP
4 3 (4.29%) Datadog
4 3 (4.29%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.86%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (2.86%) Office 365
5 2 (2.86%) Serverless
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) SAN
2 4 (5.71%) DHCP
2 4 (5.71%) DNS
2 4 (5.71%) Internet
2 4 (5.71%) SWIFTNet
3 3 (4.29%) Firewall
4 2 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.43%) Network Security
5 1 (1.43%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.43%) VLAN
5 1 (1.43%) VoIP
5 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.86%) Big Data
4 2 (2.86%) DB2
4 2 (2.86%) Endeca
4 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 2 (2.86%) QlikView
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.43%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (1.43%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.29%) JUnit
2 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.86%) DbUnit
2 2 (2.86%) GitLab
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) jMock
2 2 (2.86%) Mockito
3 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.43%) JBehave
3 1 (1.43%) JIRA
3 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 44 (62.86%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Banking
2 7 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.86%) Law
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Release Manager
2 9 (12.86%) Analyst
2 9 (12.86%) Consultant
3 7 (10.00%) Automation Consultant
3 7 (10.00%) Process Consultant
3 7 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation Consultant
4 6 (8.57%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Account Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Business Development Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.29%) IT Development Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) HTML
2 7 (10.00%) CSS
2 7 (10.00%) Regular Expression
3 4 (5.71%) .NET
4 3 (4.29%) Middleware
5 2 (2.86%) Kafka
5 2 (2.86%) PowerMock
5 2 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.86%) REST
5 2 (2.86%) RESTful
5 2 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (1.43%) COM
6 1 (1.43%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.43%) TensorFlow
6 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.29%) Fixed Income
2 3 (4.29%) User Experience
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.86%) iPad
3 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.86%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.43%) Acoustics
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 14 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) ITIL
2 23 (32.86%) ETL
3 19 (27.14%) SDLC
4 18 (25.71%) Release Management
5 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 9 (12.86%) Presales
8 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
8 8 (11.43%) DevOps
9 7 (10.00%) Application Packaging
9 7 (10.00%) Decision-Making
9 7 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
9 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (8.57%) Microservices
11 5 (7.14%) Analytics
11 5 (7.14%) Change Management
11 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 5 (7.14%) Scrum
11 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) Python
2 13 (18.57%) SQL
3 10 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.57%) Java
6 5 (7.14%) C#
7 4 (5.71%) Ruby
8 3 (4.29%) C++
9 2 (2.86%) Go
9 2 (2.86%) Korn
9 2 (2.86%) Kotlin
9 2 (2.86%) Scala
9 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.43%) COBOL
10 1 (1.43%) HLASM
10 1 (1.43%) Perl
10 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.43%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
1 1 (1.43%) ISEB
1 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.43%) PMP
1 1 (1.43%) SANS
1 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) COBIT
2 1 (1.43%) GDPR
2 1 (1.43%) NIST
2 1 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.57%) Docker
3 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) ACF2
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) RACF
4 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Ansible
1 6 (8.57%) Kubernetes
1 6 (8.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 5 (7.14%) vRealize
3 4 (5.71%) Terraform
4 3 (4.29%) Nagios
4 3 (4.29%) Packer
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (4.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (2.86%) Control-M
5 2 (2.86%) Netcool
5 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.86%) Puppet
6 1 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.43%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.43%) QRadar
6 1 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (28.57%) Informatica
3 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle
4 9 (12.86%) VMware
5 8 (11.43%) SAP
6 7 (10.00%) UiPath
7 6 (8.57%) Cisco
8 5 (7.14%) Google
8 5 (7.14%) Veeam
9 4 (5.71%) Dell
9 4 (5.71%) EMC
9 4 (5.71%) HP
9 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.29%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.29%) Tripwire
11 2 (2.86%) Adobe
11 2 (2.86%) ATG
11 2 (2.86%) Elastic Path
11 2 (2.86%) hybris