Period
to 17 October 2021

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 October 2021 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 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 202 166 239
Rank change year-on-year -36 +73 +30
Permanent jobs citing IBM 50 29 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.85% 0.81% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 2.29% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 44 27 83
10th Percentile £52,725 £41,250 £32,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £89,063 £72,625 £105,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £77,500 £119,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -

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 1,903 1,264 3,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.30% 35.34% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,636 1,051 3,289
10th Percentile £39,125 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 October 2021.

Salary histogram for IBM in the City of London

IBM
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the City of London region over the 6 months to 17 October 2021. 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
London Bridge - 2 £67,500 -
IBM
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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 28 (56.00%) Azure
2 19 (38.00%) AWS
3 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.00%) Analytics
5 13 (26.00%) Social Skills
5 13 (26.00%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (24.00%) ETL
6 12 (24.00%) Cisco
7 11 (22.00%) Data Modelling
7 11 (22.00%) Finance
7 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (20.00%) Python
8 10 (20.00%) Data Management
8 10 (20.00%) Decision-Making
8 10 (20.00%) Data Quality
9 9 (18.00%) Big Data
9 9 (18.00%) SQL
9 9 (18.00%) Migration
9 9 (18.00%) Informatica
10 8 (16.00%) Quality Management
10 8 (16.00%) Oracle
10 8 (16.00%) SAP
10 8 (16.00%) PhD
10 8 (16.00%) Dell
10 8 (16.00%) Data Migration
10 8 (16.00%) Data Integration
10 8 (16.00%) Data Architecture
10 8 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (16.00%) Information Governance

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 3 (6.00%) IIS
1 3 (6.00%) SAS
1 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) CICS
2 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Chatbot
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) FastStats
1 3 (6.00%) Unica
2 2 (4.00%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 1 (2.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (2.00%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 28 (56.00%) Azure
2 19 (38.00%) AWS
3 8 (16.00%) GCP
4 6 (12.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (10.00%) SaaS
5 5 (10.00%) Snowflake
6 4 (8.00%) IaaS
6 4 (8.00%) Power Platform
7 3 (6.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 3 (6.00%) Azure Storage
8 2 (4.00%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (4.00%) Azure LUIS
8 2 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (2.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (2.00%) GitHub
9 1 (2.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (14.00%) DHCP
2 7 (14.00%) DNS
3 5 (10.00%) BGP
3 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 5 (10.00%) Network Security
3 5 (10.00%) OSPF
3 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (6.00%) SAN
4 3 (6.00%) VLAN
4 3 (6.00%) VoIP
4 3 (6.00%) VPN
4 3 (6.00%) WebEx
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.00%) Big Data
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.00%) Data Lake
5 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.00%) Power BI
6 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.00%) Metadata
7 2 (4.00%) Neo4j
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.00%) Tableau
8 1 (2.00%) DB2
8 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.00%) MySQL
8 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) Mockito
3 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Archiva
4 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.00%) ER Studio
4 1 (2.00%) GDB
4 1 (2.00%) GitLab
4 1 (2.00%) Mocha
4 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.00%) Sourcetree
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 13 (26.00%) Social Skills
2 11 (22.00%) Finance
3 8 (16.00%) Presentation Skills
4 6 (12.00%) Retail
5 5 (10.00%) Public Sector
5 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (6.00%) Marketing
8 2 (4.00%) Publishing
9 1 (2.00%) Advertising
9 1 (2.00%) Banking
9 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
9 1 (2.00%) Law
9 1 (2.00%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (2.00%) Public Speaking
9 1 (2.00%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Data Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Data Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Data Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Migration Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Data Protection Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) IT Support
7 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Principal Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (8.00%) Node.js
1 4 (8.00%) React
1 4 (8.00%) Spring
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) CSS
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) Java EE
2 2 (4.00%) JMS
2 2 (4.00%) Middleware
2 2 (4.00%) RESTful
2 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.00%) JSON
3 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) DataPower
2 4 (8.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.00%) EFT
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.00%) Life Science
4 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Acoustics
5 1 (2.00%) Blog
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Robotics
5 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) VMS
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.00%) zOS
4 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Analytics
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.00%) ETL
4 11 (22.00%) Data Modelling
4 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.00%) Data Management
5 10 (20.00%) Decision-Making
6 9 (18.00%) Migration
7 8 (16.00%) Data Architecture
7 8 (16.00%) Data Integration
7 8 (16.00%) Data Migration
7 8 (16.00%) Information Governance
7 8 (16.00%) Master Data Management
7 8 (16.00%) Quality Management
8 7 (14.00%) Change Management
9 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (12.00%) Scrum
10 5 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (10.00%) Data Governance
10 5 (10.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) Python
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) Java
4 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.00%) R
6 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.00%) C++
8 2 (4.00%) Java 8
8 2 (4.00%) REXX
8 2 (4.00%) VBA
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) Korn
9 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) PhD
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.00%) PMP
5 1 (2.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (10.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) ISO 20022
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 15022
4 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.00%) XenApp
4 2 (4.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.00%) KVM
5 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Terraform
3 1 (2.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Cisco
3 9 (18.00%) Informatica
4 8 (16.00%) Dell
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle
4 8 (16.00%) SAP
5 6 (12.00%) Aruba
5 6 (12.00%) EMC
5 6 (12.00%) Google
5 6 (12.00%) Meraki
5 6 (12.00%) Veritas
6 5 (10.00%) Palo Alto
6 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 5 (10.00%) VMware
7 4 (8.00%) Fortinet
7 4 (8.00%) HP
7 4 (8.00%) Talend
8 3 (6.00%) Apteco
8 3 (6.00%) Brocade
8 3 (6.00%) Veeam