Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 August 2018 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 of England
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 261 175
Rank change year-on-year +93 -86 -17
Permanent jobs citing IBM 194 112 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.69% 0.92% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.87% 2.15% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 121 72 142
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,250 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% -0.50% +6.32%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,600
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +18.81% -3.81% -

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 of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,014 5,205 5,979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.59% 42.96% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,623 4,040 4,804
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in the East of England

IBM
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM in the East of England.

Salary trend for IBM in the East of England

IBM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in the East of England

IBM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +47 117 £52,500 +10.53% 10
Cambridgeshire +40 43 £41,500 -7.78% 1
Suffolk +17 14 £55,000 -8.33%
Essex +32 10 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Norfolk +20 5 £17,500 -46.15% 2
Bedfordshire -3 5 £60,000 -4.00% 1
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for IBM.

1 93 (47.94%) Linux
2 90 (46.39%) SQL
3 81 (41.75%) Oracle
4 72 (37.11%) WebSphere
5 65 (33.51%) Microsoft
6 63 (32.47%) VMware
7 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (29.90%) Unix
9 55 (28.35%) Web Services
10 53 (27.32%) Windows
11 52 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
12 50 (25.77%) SQL Server
13 47 (24.23%) Java
14 43 (22.16%) SOAP
14 43 (22.16%) JIRA
15 42 (21.65%) Git (software)
16 40 (20.62%) Problem-Solving
17 38 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
18 37 (19.07%) PowerShell
18 37 (19.07%) Tomcat
18 37 (19.07%) Middleware
18 37 (19.07%) DevOps
19 36 (18.56%) Relational Database
20 34 (17.53%) WebLogic
20 34 (17.53%) JavaScript
21 33 (17.01%) TCP/IP
21 33 (17.01%) VMware Infrastructure
21 33 (17.01%) OpenStack
21 33 (17.01%) IaaS
22 32 (16.49%) Jenkins

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 72 (37.11%) WebSphere
2 37 (19.07%) Tomcat
3 34 (17.53%) WebLogic
4 33 (17.01%) OpenStack
5 21 (10.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 21 (10.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (7.73%) Apache
6 15 (7.73%) Confluence
7 10 (5.15%) MS Exchange
8 9 (4.64%) JBoss
8 9 (4.64%) MQSeries
8 9 (4.64%) Mule
8 9 (4.64%) Mule ESB
8 9 (4.64%) Oracle Application Server
8 9 (4.64%) SharePoint
9 8 (4.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (4.12%) GlassFish
10 6 (3.09%) CMS
10 6 (3.09%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (2.58%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (1.55%) Windchill
2 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (6.19%) Documaker
2 11 (5.67%) Magento
3 8 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (4.12%) Maximo
4 2 (1.03%) Fredhopper
4 2 (1.03%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 52 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (17.01%) IaaS
4 18 (9.28%) SaaS
5 14 (7.22%) PaaS
6 12 (6.19%) GitHub
7 11 (5.67%) Boomi
8 10 (5.15%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (3.09%) Google Analytics
10 4 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (2.06%) Office 365
10 4 (2.06%) Trello
11 3 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.01%) TCP/IP
2 29 (14.95%) DNS
3 25 (12.89%) HTTP
4 19 (9.79%) SSL
5 17 (8.76%) SSH
6 16 (8.25%) FTP
6 16 (8.25%) HTTPS
7 15 (7.73%) DHCP
7 15 (7.73%) SAN
7 15 (7.73%) SNMP
8 13 (6.70%) Internet
9 12 (6.19%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (6.19%) Firewall
9 12 (6.19%) ICMP
9 12 (6.19%) IMAP
9 12 (6.19%) IPsec
9 12 (6.19%) POP3
9 12 (6.19%) SMTP
9 12 (6.19%) Telnet
9 12 (6.19%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 36 (18.56%) Relational Database
3 21 (10.82%) Oracle Database
4 16 (8.25%) DB2
5 15 (7.73%) MongoDB
6 12 (6.19%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (4.12%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.09%) Jackrabbit
9 5 (2.58%) MySQL
9 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (2.58%) SQLPlus
10 4 (2.06%) MS Access
11 3 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.55%) Big Data
11 3 (1.55%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.03%) GIS
12 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 43 (22.16%) JIRA
2 42 (21.65%) Git (software)
3 32 (16.49%) Jenkins
4 24 (12.37%) Eclipse
5 21 (10.82%) Rational Team Concert
6 13 (6.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (6.19%) Gerrit
7 12 (6.19%) Subversion
8 9 (4.64%) SoapUI
9 8 (4.12%) Ant
9 8 (4.12%) JUnit
10 7 (3.61%) Log4j
10 7 (3.61%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 6 (3.09%) Mockito
12 5 (2.58%) ClearCase
12 5 (2.58%) ClearQuest
13 4 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.06%) VersionOne
14 3 (1.55%) Gradle
14 3 (1.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (11.86%) Finance
2 18 (9.28%) Retail
3 10 (5.15%) Advertising
4 6 (3.09%) Marketing
5 5 (2.58%) Banking
6 4 (2.06%) French Language
6 4 (2.06%) German Language
6 4 (2.06%) Legal
6 4 (2.06%) Swedish Language
7 2 (1.03%) Games
8 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.52%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (23.71%) Developer
2 33 (17.01%) Analyst
3 32 (16.49%) Java Developer
4 24 (12.37%) Architect
4 24 (12.37%) Senior Developer
5 20 (10.31%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (8.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 15 (7.73%) Analyst Programmer
7 15 (7.73%) Programmer
7 15 (7.73%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 15 (7.73%) RPG Programmer
8 12 (6.19%) Consultant
8 12 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Senior DevOps
8 12 (6.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Team Leader
10 10 (5.15%) Integration Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) Lead Architect
10 10 (5.15%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (28.35%) Web Services
2 43 (22.16%) SOAP
3 37 (19.07%) Middleware
4 31 (15.98%) XML
5 30 (15.46%) J2EE
6 26 (13.40%) REST
7 25 (12.89%) Spring
8 22 (11.34%) HTML
8 22 (11.34%) JSON
9 21 (10.82%) jQuery
10 19 (9.79%) Hibernate
11 15 (7.73%) Java EE
11 15 (7.73%) RESTful
12 13 (6.70%) Apache Camel
12 13 (6.70%) JSP
12 13 (6.70%) Servlets
13 12 (6.19%) JMS
13 12 (6.19%) YAML
14 11 (5.67%) Ajax
14 11 (5.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.34%) iSeries
2 21 (10.82%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (8.76%) Data Centre
5 16 (8.25%) Computer Science
6 15 (7.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (6.19%) Management Information System
7 12 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (6.19%) User Experience
8 10 (5.15%) Replication
9 8 (4.12%) DataPower
10 6 (3.09%) Private Cloud
11 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.55%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.55%) e-Health
12 3 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.55%) Mainframe
13 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 93 (47.94%) Linux
2 58 (29.90%) Unix
3 53 (27.32%) Windows
4 30 (15.46%) Windows Server
5 28 (14.43%) Solaris
6 25 (12.89%) AIX
7 24 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (10.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (7.73%) Debian
11 12 (6.19%) Android
11 12 (6.19%) CentOS
12 9 (4.64%) Ubuntu
13 6 (3.09%) HPUX
14 5 (2.58%) CoreOS
14 5 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (2.06%) VMS
16 3 (1.55%) Windows 2000
16 3 (1.55%) Windows 7
16 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.41%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.62%) Problem-Solving
3 37 (19.07%) DevOps
4 28 (14.43%) Project Management
5 24 (12.37%) Coaching
6 22 (11.34%) SOA
7 21 (10.82%) ITIL
8 20 (10.31%) E-Commerce
8 20 (10.31%) Mentoring
8 20 (10.31%) TDD
9 19 (9.79%) SDLC
10 18 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (9.28%) Integration Testing
10 18 (9.28%) MVC
11 17 (8.76%) Runbook
12 16 (8.25%) Presales
13 15 (7.73%) BDD
13 15 (7.73%) CRM
13 15 (7.73%) High Availability
13 15 (7.73%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 90 (46.39%) SQL
2 47 (24.23%) Java
3 37 (19.07%) PowerShell
4 34 (17.53%) JavaScript
5 28 (14.43%) Python
6 24 (12.37%) Bash Shell
7 20 (10.31%) PHP
8 17 (8.76%) Groovy
9 15 (7.73%) RPG
9 15 (7.73%) RPG IV
10 11 (5.67%) Perl
10 11 (5.67%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.06%) ActionScript
11 4 (2.06%) ActionScript 2.0
11 4 (2.06%) C++
11 4 (2.06%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.06%) VBA
11 4 (2.06%) XPath
11 4 (2.06%) XQuery
12 3 (1.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 28 (14.43%) Degree
2 8 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.06%) CCDA
4 4 (2.06%) CCDP
4 4 (2.06%) CCNA
4 4 (2.06%) CCNP
4 4 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.03%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.03%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.52%) CISSP
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCSA
6 1 (0.52%) MCSE
6 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.15%) GCP
1 10 (5.15%) SLA
2 4 (2.06%) PMO
3 3 (1.55%) BS7799
3 3 (1.55%) QA
4 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.52%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.52%) MISRA
5 1 (0.52%) SEPA
System Software
1 33 (17.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (13.92%) Docker
3 23 (11.86%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (10.31%) Active Directory
5 15 (7.73%) Hyper-V
6 12 (6.19%) Samba
6 12 (6.19%) VirtualBox
7 10 (5.15%) Ceph
8 8 (4.12%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (4.12%) VMware NSX
8 8 (4.12%) vSphere
9 4 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.55%) NFS
11 2 (1.03%) Firmware
11 2 (1.03%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.52%) iptables
12 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 32 (16.49%) Puppet
2 24 (12.37%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (10.31%) vRealize
4 17 (8.76%) Ansible
5 14 (7.22%) Kubernetes
6 12 (6.19%) Nagios
6 12 (6.19%) Rancher
6 12 (6.19%) Sysdig
7 11 (5.67%) Terraform
8 8 (4.12%) SCOrch
8 8 (4.12%) SCVMM
9 6 (3.09%) SCCM
10 5 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (2.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (2.06%) CA Service Virtualization
11 4 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (2.06%) Tivoli
11 4 (2.06%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
12 3 (1.55%) AppManager
12 3 (1.55%) Netcool
Vendors
1 81 (41.75%) Oracle
2 65 (33.51%) Microsoft
3 63 (32.47%) VMware
4 32 (16.49%) Cisco
5 26 (13.40%) HP
6 20 (10.31%) Red Hat
7 16 (8.25%) Google
7 16 (8.25%) NetApp
8 14 (7.22%) Dell
8 14 (7.22%) TIBCO
9 13 (6.70%) AppDynamics
9 13 (6.70%) BMC
9 13 (6.70%) EMC
9 13 (6.70%) New Relic
10 12 (6.19%) Intel
10 12 (6.19%) ServiceNow
10 12 (6.19%) Splunk
10 12 (6.19%) WorldPay
10 12 (6.19%) WSO2
11 11 (5.67%) webMethods