Period
to 17 January 2022

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 17 January 2022 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
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 212 180 227
Rank change year-on-year -32 +47 +46
Permanent jobs citing IBM 44 31 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.72% 0.74% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 2.23% 2.13% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 63
10th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £47,500
25th Percentile £59,375 £64,250 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.86% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £100,000 £81,250 £112,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £120,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £82,500
% change year-on-year +10.34% -12.12% +17.86%

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 1,972 1,453 3,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.36% 34.54% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,682 1,215 2,862
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £31,775
25th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £44,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £96,500 £102,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -

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 17 January 2022.

Salary histogram for IBM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 34 (77.27%) Azure
2 25 (56.82%) AWS
3 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (38.64%) Finance
5 16 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (34.09%) ETL
6 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
6 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (34.09%) Decision-Making
7 14 (31.82%) Big Data
7 14 (31.82%) QA
7 14 (31.82%) Migration
7 14 (31.82%) Data Management
7 14 (31.82%) Data Modelling
7 14 (31.82%) Informatica
8 13 (29.55%) Quality Management
8 13 (29.55%) SAP
8 13 (29.55%) Data Migration
8 13 (29.55%) Analytics
8 13 (29.55%) Information Governance
8 13 (29.55%) Master Data Management
8 13 (29.55%) Data Integration
8 13 (29.55%) Data Architecture
8 13 (29.55%) Data Quality
9 10 (22.73%) Workflow
10 9 (20.45%) GCP
11 8 (18.18%) Visualisation
11 8 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (18.18%) Social Skills
11 8 (18.18%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Chatbot
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) IBM Planning Analytics
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 34 (77.27%) Azure
2 25 (56.82%) AWS
3 9 (20.45%) GCP
4 7 (15.91%) Snowflake
5 3 (6.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 2 (4.55%) Azure LUIS
6 2 (4.55%) Azure Storage
6 2 (4.55%) Power Platform
7 1 (2.27%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (2.27%) IaaS
7 1 (2.27%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) BGP
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
1 5 (11.36%) Network Security
1 5 (11.36%) OSPF
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
1 5 (11.36%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (9.09%) DHCP
2 4 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (31.82%) Big Data
3 3 (6.82%) Data Lake
4 2 (4.55%) Power BI
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.27%) DataStage
5 1 (2.27%) Metadata
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Social Skills
3 7 (15.91%) Electronics
3 7 (15.91%) Public Sector
4 5 (11.36%) Presentation Skills
5 4 (9.09%) Retail
6 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.55%) Advertising
7 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (4.55%) Publishing
8 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (2.27%) Law
8 1 (2.27%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Consultant
2 10 (22.73%) Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Development Manager
4 7 (15.91%) Software Development Manager
4 7 (15.91%) Software Manager
4 7 (15.91%) Technical Architect
5 6 (13.64%) Data Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Data Migration Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Migration Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Change Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Change Management Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) Node.js
1 2 (4.55%) React
2 1 (2.27%) Java EE
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) DataPower
2 3 (6.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.55%) Life Science
4 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Robotics
4 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Decision-Making
2 15 (34.09%) ETL
3 14 (31.82%) Data Management
3 14 (31.82%) Data Modelling
3 14 (31.82%) Migration
4 13 (29.55%) Analytics
4 13 (29.55%) Data Architecture
4 13 (29.55%) Data Integration
4 13 (29.55%) Data Migration
4 13 (29.55%) Information Governance
4 13 (29.55%) Master Data Management
4 13 (29.55%) Quality Management
5 10 (22.73%) Workflow
6 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 8 (18.18%) Visualisation
7 7 (15.91%) Data Mapping
7 7 (15.91%) Software Architecture
7 7 (15.91%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) Java
1 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.55%) Python
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) R
2 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) PhD
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.55%) PMP
5 1 (2.27%) CCNP
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Certification
5 1 (2.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
2 13 (29.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) KVM
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) Informatica
3 13 (29.55%) SAP
4 8 (18.18%) Google
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle
5 7 (15.91%) Talend
6 6 (13.64%) Aruba
6 6 (13.64%) Cisco
6 6 (13.64%) Meraki
6 6 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (11.36%) Palo Alto
7 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds
7 5 (11.36%) VMware
8 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
8 4 (9.09%) HP
9 3 (6.82%) Citrix
9 3 (6.82%) EMC
9 3 (6.82%) Polycom
10 2 (4.55%) Dell
11 1 (2.27%) Cognos