Period
to 26 February 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 February 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 125 129 165
Rank change year-on-year +4 +36 +27
Permanent jobs citing IBM 28 58 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.12% 1.65% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 3.39% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 59 30
Median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,500 £26,975
90th Percentile £52,500 £70,700 £51,650
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,105 1,709 1,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 44.31% 48.62% 45.82%
Number of salaries quoted 850 1,442 1,413
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,775 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in the East Midlands

IBM
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IBM in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for IBM in the East Midlands

IBM
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

Salary histogram for IBM in the East Midlands

IBM
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 February 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
Leicestershire -5 14 £43,500 +24.29% 2
Northamptonshire +23 8 £32,500 +22.64%
Nottinghamshire +31 5 £50,000 -27.01% 3
Lincolnshire - 1 £42,500 -
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IBM.

1 16 (57.14%) AIX
2 12 (42.86%) Unix
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Azure
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (35.71%) Linux
5 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
5 9 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (28.57%) SAN
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle
6 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
8 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (17.86%) DNS
8 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
9 4 (14.29%) High Availability
9 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (10.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 3 (10.71%) SCCM
10 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
10 3 (10.71%) HP
10 3 (10.71%) Dell
10 3 (10.71%) SAS

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (10.71%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) CICS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (7.14%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (7.14%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (7.14%) Power BI
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Adabas
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Applications Support
1 6 (21.43%) Applications Support Technician
1 6 (21.43%) Support Technician
1 6 (21.43%) Unix Support
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Industry 4.0
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
2 1 (3.57%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) AIX
2 12 (42.86%) Unix
3 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.57%) SUSE
7 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
3 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (14.29%) High Availability
4 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (10.71%) ERP
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) R
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) COBOL
4 1 (3.57%) JCL
4 1 (3.57%) Natural
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) MCSA
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) HL7
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) CA Endevor
2 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.57%) TADDM
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Dell
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.57%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.57%) CA
6 1 (3.57%) McAfee
6 1 (3.57%) Rapid7
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec