Period
to 5 August 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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 174 218 239
Rank change year-on-year +44 +21 -22
Permanent jobs citing IBM 58 108 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.13% 1.06% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 3.09% 2.68% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 58 90 89
Median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,625 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £88,750 £91,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -7.41% +17.39%

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 1,875 4,031 4,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.61% 39.38% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,549 3,565 3,925
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for IBM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 39 (67.24%) Finance
2 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (36.21%) Azure
3 18 (31.03%) ITIL
4 16 (27.59%) Windows
5 14 (24.14%) AWS
6 13 (22.41%) Linux
6 13 (22.41%) Python
6 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
6 13 (22.41%) Marketing
7 12 (20.69%) DevOps
8 11 (18.97%) Office 365
8 11 (18.97%) SQL
8 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
8 11 (18.97%) Cisco
8 11 (18.97%) Tivoli
9 10 (17.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (17.24%) Banking
9 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
9 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
10 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
10 9 (15.52%) GCP
10 9 (15.52%) SDLC
11 8 (13.79%) VMware
11 8 (13.79%) Change Management
11 8 (13.79%) Release Management
11 8 (13.79%) ETL
11 8 (13.79%) Informatica
11 8 (13.79%) Salesforce.com

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 (6.90%) IIS
1 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.17%) MQSeries
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) FastStats
1 4 (6.90%) Unica
2 3 (5.17%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.21%) Azure
2 14 (24.14%) AWS
3 11 (18.97%) Office 365
4 9 (15.52%) GCP
5 6 (10.34%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (8.62%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.45%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
2 6 (10.34%) Internet
2 6 (10.34%) SAN
3 5 (8.62%) DHCP
3 5 (8.62%) DNS
3 5 (8.62%) VLAN
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (6.90%) SWIFTNet
4 4 (6.90%) VoIP
4 4 (6.90%) VPN
5 2 (3.45%) Network Security
6 1 (1.72%) LAN
6 1 (1.72%) WAN
6 1 (1.72%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.17%) QlikView
4 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 39 (67.24%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Marketing
3 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.34%) Electronics
4 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.34%) Public Sector
5 3 (5.17%) International Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Billing
6 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.72%) Law
6 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (13.79%) Release Manager
2 7 (12.07%) Applications Support
3 6 (10.34%) Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Account Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Business Development Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.17%) IT Development Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Public Cloud
2 4 (6.90%) EFT
2 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.45%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 13 (22.41%) Linux
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) DevOps
3 9 (15.52%) SDLC
4 8 (13.79%) Change Management
4 8 (13.79%) ETL
4 8 (13.79%) Release Management
5 7 (12.07%) Privileged Access Management
6 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.34%) CRM
6 6 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (10.34%) Identity Management
6 6 (10.34%) Investment Management
6 6 (10.34%) Programme Management
6 6 (10.34%) Security Operations
6 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.34%) SIEM
7 5 (8.62%) Information Security
7 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.62%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) Python
2 11 (18.97%) SQL
3 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.34%) Java
6 5 (8.62%) C#
6 5 (8.62%) Go
6 5 (8.62%) Ruby
7 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) SANS
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) COBIT
1 1 (1.72%) NIST
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.34%) Docker
3 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) Tivoli
2 10 (17.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 7 (12.07%) Netcool
4 6 (10.34%) Ansible
4 6 (10.34%) Kubernetes
4 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (10.34%) Puppet
4 6 (10.34%) QRadar
5 5 (8.62%) Control-M
6 4 (6.90%) Backup Exec
6 4 (6.90%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 4 (6.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (5.17%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (5.17%) NetBackup
7 3 (5.17%) Terraform
7 3 (5.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (5.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) Cisco
3 8 (13.79%) Informatica
3 8 (13.79%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) Dell
4 7 (12.07%) EMC
5 6 (10.34%) ArcSight
5 6 (10.34%) BeyondTrust
5 6 (10.34%) Bomgar
5 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 6 (10.34%) CyberArk
5 6 (10.34%) Google
5 6 (10.34%) LogRhythm
5 6 (10.34%) NetWitness
5 6 (10.34%) Palo Alto
5 6 (10.34%) SaltStack
5 6 (10.34%) SAP
5 6 (10.34%) Splunk
5 6 (10.34%) Thycotic