Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 220 152
Rank change year-on-year +9 -68 +39
Permanent jobs citing IBM 120 140 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.18% 1.20% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 2.80% 2.84% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 104 103 248
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,604 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.50% -3.99% +3.90%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £88,000 £103,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -

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 4286 4928 7540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.12% 42.12% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3792 4431 6475
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for IBM.

1 66 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 56 (46.67%) Java
3 49 (40.83%) SQL Server
3 49 (40.83%) Active Directory
4 44 (36.67%) .NET
5 35 (29.17%) Finance
5 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (28.33%) Windows
7 33 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (26.67%) DHCP
8 32 (26.67%) DNS
9 30 (25.00%) VPN
9 30 (25.00%) DevOps
10 28 (23.33%) PaaS
10 28 (23.33%) IaaS
10 28 (23.33%) Firewall
11 27 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 26 (21.67%) Unix
13 25 (20.83%) TDD
13 25 (20.83%) JIRA
13 25 (20.83%) BDD
14 24 (20.00%) Docker
14 24 (20.00%) WAN
15 23 (19.17%) Octopus Deploy
15 23 (19.17%) Azure Active Directory
15 23 (19.17%) Confluence
15 23 (19.17%) Puppet
15 23 (19.17%) Splunk
15 23 (19.17%) Git (software)
15 23 (19.17%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 23 (19.17%) Confluence
2 15 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 14 (11.67%) Tomcat
4 13 (10.83%) WebSphere
5 10 (8.33%) JBoss
5 10 (8.33%) WebLogic
6 9 (7.50%) MS Exchange
7 8 (6.67%) Apache
7 8 (6.67%) MQSeries
8 7 (5.83%) IIS
9 3 (2.50%) Apache Spark
9 3 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.83%) CMS
11 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.83%) GemFire
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.83%) SAS
11 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Office
1 13 (10.83%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.67%) Temenos T24
1 2 (1.67%) Unica
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) FastStats
2 1 (0.83%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 1 (0.83%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (23.33%) IaaS
2 28 (23.33%) PaaS
3 23 (19.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (13.33%) Office 365
5 7 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (5.83%) SaaS
6 4 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (1.67%) Bluemix
7 2 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) BlueKai
8 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.83%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (26.67%) DHCP
1 32 (26.67%) DNS
2 30 (25.00%) VPN
3 28 (23.33%) Firewall
4 24 (20.00%) WAN
5 22 (18.33%) SAN
6 20 (16.67%) DMZ
7 7 (5.83%) HTTP
8 6 (5.00%) WebEx
9 5 (4.17%) Internet
9 5 (4.17%) MPLS
10 4 (3.33%) 802.11
10 4 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.33%) IPsec
10 4 (3.33%) IPv4
10 4 (3.33%) IPv6
10 4 (3.33%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.33%) Unified Communications
10 4 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (40.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.33%) DB2
5 4 (3.33%) MySQL
5 4 (3.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.67%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.67%) Big Data
7 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.67%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.67%) DataStage
7 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.67%) HBase
7 2 (1.67%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (20.83%) JIRA
2 23 (19.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 23 (19.17%) Git (software)
2 23 (19.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (4.17%) AppScan
4 1 (0.83%) Ant
4 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.83%) Maven
4 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.83%) TestRail
4 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (29.17%) Finance
2 20 (16.67%) Banking
3 13 (10.83%) Front Office
4 4 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Legal
6 2 (1.67%) Back Office
6 2 (1.67%) Games
6 2 (1.67%) Marketing
6 2 (1.67%) Prime Brokerage
6 2 (1.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (30.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (19.17%) Azure Engineer
2 23 (19.17%) Cloud Engineer
2 23 (19.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (18.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
4 20 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 19 (15.83%) Analyst
5 19 (15.83%) Consultant
6 17 (14.17%) Cloud Specialist
6 17 (14.17%) DevOps Specialist
6 17 (14.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 12 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 12 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) Asset Management Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) Developer
7 12 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 12 (10.00%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (36.67%) .NET
2 14 (11.67%) .NET Framework
2 14 (11.67%) Middleware
3 12 (10.00%) Spring
4 11 (9.17%) J2EE
5 10 (8.33%) JMS
5 10 (8.33%) SOAP
6 9 (7.50%) REST
6 9 (7.50%) XML
7 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (5.00%) Dapper ORM
7 6 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (5.00%) NHibernate
8 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (4.17%) JSON
9 4 (3.33%) CSS
9 4 (3.33%) HTML
9 4 (3.33%) SAML
9 4 (3.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 14 (11.67%) AS400
3 13 (10.83%) IBM Mainframe
4 12 (10.00%) Client/Server
5 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (7.50%) Data Centre
7 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 8 (6.67%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (3.33%) DataPower
8 4 (3.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 3 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.67%) iSeries
10 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.67%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.83%) iPad
11 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.33%) Windows
2 26 (21.67%) Unix
3 21 (17.50%) Linux
4 17 (14.17%) Windows Server
5 12 (10.00%) OS/390
6 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.17%) Android
8 2 (1.67%) AIX
8 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.83%) Solaris
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.00%) DevOps
3 27 (22.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 25 (20.83%) BDD
4 25 (20.83%) TDD
5 23 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (18.33%) High Availability
7 13 (10.83%) Asset Management
8 11 (9.17%) Data Modelling
8 11 (9.17%) SDLC
8 11 (9.17%) SOA
9 9 (7.50%) OO
10 8 (6.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 8 (6.67%) Change Management
10 8 (6.67%) EAI
10 8 (6.67%) Line Management
10 8 (6.67%) Presales
10 8 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
11 7 (5.83%) Microservices
11 7 (5.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 56 (46.67%) Java
2 16 (13.33%) C#
3 14 (11.67%) C++
4 12 (10.00%) SQL
5 10 (8.33%) C
6 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.50%) Python
7 3 (2.50%) R
7 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.67%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.67%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (1.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.67%) Perl
8 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.67%) RPG
8 2 (1.67%) VB
8 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.67%) VBA
9 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.33%) CCA
3 4 (3.33%) CCIE
3 4 (3.33%) CCNP
3 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (2.50%) CISM
4 3 (2.50%) MCSA
4 3 (2.50%) MCSE
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.67%) CISSP
5 2 (1.67%) ISEB
5 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.67%) PhD
6 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.50%) COBIT
3 2 (1.67%) QA
4 1 (0.83%) GDPR
System Software
1 49 (40.83%) Active Directory
2 24 (20.00%) Docker
3 12 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 12 (10.00%) XenApp
4 11 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (6.67%) XenDesktop
5 8 (6.67%) XenServer
6 6 (5.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.33%) VMware NSX
7 4 (3.33%) vSphere
8 2 (1.67%) Firmware
8 2 (1.67%) PowerHA
8 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (19.17%) Puppet
2 17 (14.17%) Tivoli
3 12 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
3 12 (10.00%) Tivoli NetView
4 8 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (6.67%) HP SIM
4 8 (6.67%) vRealize
5 4 (3.33%) Cacti
5 4 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (2.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.83%) Control-M
7 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 66 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (19.17%) Splunk
3 22 (18.33%) Oracle
4 21 (17.50%) VMware
5 19 (15.83%) Citrix
5 19 (15.83%) HP
6 16 (13.33%) Cisco
6 16 (13.33%) EMC
7 14 (11.67%) 3PAR
8 12 (10.00%) Lotus
9 10 (8.33%) Dell
10 8 (6.67%) Apple
11 7 (5.83%) Brocade
11 7 (5.83%) Juniper
11 7 (5.83%) NetApp
12 5 (4.17%) Palo Alto
12 5 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (3.33%) MobileIron
13 4 (3.33%) SolarWinds
13 4 (3.33%) Xamarin