Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 168 156
Rank change year-on-year -49 -12 -38
Permanent jobs citing IBM 149 225 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.23% 1.71% 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 4.08% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 113 159 178
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +13.51%
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,500 £37,275
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 5039 5520 6784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.47% 41.92% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4040 4401 5441
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -12 97 £55,000 -0.90% 5
Cambridgeshire -42 30 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bedfordshire -2 12 £61,250 +6.52%
Norfolk +7 5 £51,250 +0.99%
Essex +11 4 £46,750 +16.88%
Suffolk +7 1 £60,000 -7.69%
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for IBM.

1 66 (44.30%) Oracle
2 54 (36.24%) Unix
3 51 (34.23%) SQL
4 47 (31.54%) Linux
4 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
5 46 (30.87%) Windows
6 45 (30.20%) Degree
7 40 (26.85%) SQL Server
8 39 (26.17%) VMware
9 38 (25.50%) Web Services
10 34 (22.82%) REST
11 33 (22.15%) SOAP
11 33 (22.15%) SLA
12 31 (20.81%) Finance
13 30 (20.13%) Performance Tuning
13 30 (20.13%) Windows Server
14 29 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (18.79%) Disaster Recovery
16 27 (18.12%) CMS
16 27 (18.12%) Java
17 26 (17.45%) NetApp
18 25 (16.78%) Middleware
18 25 (16.78%) Python
19 24 (16.11%) MySQL
19 24 (16.11%) WebLogic
20 23 (15.44%) SAN
21 22 (14.77%) Solaris
22 21 (14.09%) Process Improvement
23 20 (13.42%) Open Source
23 20 (13.42%) SAP

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 27 (18.12%) CMS
2 24 (16.11%) WebLogic
3 20 (13.42%) WebSphere
4 17 (11.41%) Oracle Service Bus
4 17 (11.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (8.05%) Apache
6 11 (7.38%) OpenStack
7 10 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (6.71%) MS Exchange
8 6 (4.03%) IBM Connections
8 6 (4.03%) JBoss
9 5 (3.36%) Tomcat
10 4 (2.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (2.01%) MQSeries
12 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.67%) Confluence
13 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.34%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Maximo
2 4 (2.68%) Unica
3 3 (2.01%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (1.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.70%) G Suite
2 7 (4.70%) Office 365
3 4 (2.68%) Silverpop
4 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.34%) IaaS
5 2 (1.34%) PaaS
5 2 (1.34%) SaaS
6 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.67%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.44%) SAN
2 20 (13.42%) VPN
3 18 (12.08%) WAN
4 17 (11.41%) LAN
5 15 (10.07%) DNS
5 15 (10.07%) Firewall
6 10 (6.71%) Internet
7 9 (6.04%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.70%) HTTP
8 7 (4.70%) Wireless
9 6 (4.03%) NAS
10 2 (1.34%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.34%) SMS
11 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.67%) DHCP
11 1 (0.67%) FCoE
11 1 (0.67%) LDAP
11 1 (0.67%) RTP
11 1 (0.67%) Skype
11 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.85%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.11%) MySQL
3 18 (12.08%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (10.74%) MS Access
4 16 (10.74%) Power BI
4 16 (10.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (10.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (10.74%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (10.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (10.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (9.40%) SAP Data Services
6 13 (8.72%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (6.71%) Data Mining
7 10 (6.71%) Hadoop
8 9 (6.04%) SAP BW
9 8 (5.37%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.70%) DB2
10 7 (4.70%) RDBMS
11 6 (4.03%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.36%) Ant
2 5 (3.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.36%) JUnit
2 5 (3.36%) Mockito
3 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.01%) Log4j
3 3 (2.01%) Subversion
3 3 (2.01%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.34%) JIRA
4 2 (1.34%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.34%) Selenium
4 2 (1.34%) TestNG
5 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.67%) MSTest
5 1 (0.67%) NeoLoad
5 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.67%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 31 (20.81%) Finance
2 19 (12.75%) Back Office
2 19 (12.75%) Military
3 17 (11.41%) Marketing
4 13 (8.72%) Advertising
5 6 (4.03%) Retail
6 3 (2.01%) Automotive
6 3 (2.01%) Banking
6 3 (2.01%) Japanese Language
6 3 (2.01%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.34%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.34%) Electronics
7 2 (1.34%) Games
7 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Front Office
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (23.49%) Developer
2 20 (13.42%) Architect
3 19 (12.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 16 (10.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 12 (8.05%) DBA
5 12 (8.05%) Oracle DBA
5 12 (8.05%) Technical Architect
6 11 (7.38%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (7.38%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) IT Manager
7 10 (6.71%) IT Project Manager
7 10 (6.71%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.04%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (6.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 9 (6.04%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (6.04%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 9 (6.04%) Oracle Specialist
8 9 (6.04%) SOA Specialist
9 7 (4.70%) Administrator
9 7 (4.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.50%) Web Services
2 34 (22.82%) REST
3 33 (22.15%) SOAP
4 25 (16.78%) Middleware
5 18 (12.08%) .NET
6 17 (11.41%) XML
7 16 (10.74%) MDX
8 13 (8.72%) Oracle Fusion
8 13 (8.72%) XML Messaging
9 10 (6.71%) J2EE
10 8 (5.37%) JDBC
11 6 (4.03%) EJB
11 6 (4.03%) HTML
11 6 (4.03%) JMS
11 6 (4.03%) Servlets
11 6 (4.03%) Worklight
12 5 (3.36%) Ajax
12 5 (3.36%) JPA
13 4 (2.68%) Java EE
13 4 (2.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) Client/Server
2 17 (11.41%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.72%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.71%) Blog
5 8 (5.37%) Fintech
6 5 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.67%) AS400
10 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.67%) iSeries
10 1 (0.67%) PKI
10 1 (0.67%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.67%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.67%) Social Media
10 1 (0.67%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (36.24%) Unix
2 47 (31.54%) Linux
3 46 (30.87%) Windows
4 30 (20.13%) Windows Server
5 22 (14.77%) Solaris
6 12 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (7.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.37%) AIX
9 7 (4.70%) Android
9 7 (4.70%) CoreOS
9 7 (4.70%) Debian
9 7 (4.70%) Ubuntu
10 6 (4.03%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.01%) HPUX
11 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.13%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (18.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (14.09%) Process Improvement
4 20 (13.42%) Open Source
5 19 (12.75%) Document Management
5 19 (12.75%) Network Management
6 18 (12.08%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (11.41%) Data Integration
7 17 (11.41%) Data Modelling
7 17 (11.41%) ETL
7 17 (11.41%) SOA
7 17 (11.41%) Unit Testing
8 16 (10.74%) Database Tuning
8 16 (10.74%) ETL Development
8 16 (10.74%) Inmon Methodology
8 16 (10.74%) Kimball Methodology
9 15 (10.07%) DevOps
10 13 (8.72%) Business Activity Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.23%) SQL
2 27 (18.12%) Java
3 25 (16.78%) Python
4 17 (11.41%) C
4 17 (11.41%) C++
4 17 (11.41%) T-SQL
5 16 (10.74%) PowerShell
5 16 (10.74%) VBA
6 15 (10.07%) Bash Shell
7 14 (9.40%) Perl
7 14 (9.40%) Shell Script
8 8 (5.37%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.03%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.68%) Jython
11 3 (2.01%) PHP
12 2 (1.34%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.34%) Ruby
12 2 (1.34%) Scala
13 1 (0.67%) C#
13 1 (0.67%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 45 (30.20%) Degree
2 10 (6.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (6.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.34%) ISEB
3 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.67%) MCSA
4 1 (0.67%) MCSE
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.15%) SLA
2 19 (12.75%) ISO 9001
2 19 (12.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.70%) GDPR
4 3 (2.01%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.01%) QA
5 1 (0.67%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.67%) MISRA
5 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.67%) SEPA
System Software
1 29 (19.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (12.75%) vSphere
3 18 (12.08%) Active Directory
4 11 (7.38%) Ceph
5 8 (5.37%) Docker
5 8 (5.37%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.67%) SRDF
8 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (12.08%) Puppet
2 11 (7.38%) Tivoli
3 10 (6.71%) Cobbler
4 9 (6.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (4.70%) Kubernetes
5 7 (4.70%) SCCM
6 4 (2.68%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.34%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.67%) OpenView
8 1 (0.67%) Packer
8 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (44.30%) Oracle
2 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
3 39 (26.17%) VMware
4 26 (17.45%) NetApp
5 20 (13.42%) SAP
6 19 (12.75%) Adobe
6 19 (12.75%) Xerox
7 16 (10.74%) Citrix
7 16 (10.74%) Cognos
8 13 (8.72%) Cisco
9 11 (7.38%) HP
10 10 (6.71%) Intel
10 10 (6.71%) NVIDIA
11 8 (5.37%) Google
12 6 (4.03%) Apple
12 6 (4.03%) Juniper
13 5 (3.36%) Dell
13 5 (3.36%) hybris
13 5 (3.36%) Sony
14 4 (2.68%) CyberArk