Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 219 169
Rank change year-on-year +51 -50 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 175 141 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.65% 1.21% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 2.85% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 116 97 154
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £41,000 £32,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £75,850
England median annual salary £58,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.48% - -

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 4,629 4,947 5,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.68% 42.52% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3,342 3,975 4,461
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,400 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +30 115 £55,000 +7.32% 9
Cambridgeshire +28 32 £41,500 -17.00%
Bedfordshire +2 12 £67,500 +12.50% 3
Essex +27 10 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Norfolk +16 5 £17,500 -56.25% 1
Suffolk +7 1 £57,500 -4.17% 1
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 80 (45.71%) Linux
2 69 (39.43%) SQL
2 69 (39.43%) VMware
3 66 (37.71%) Microsoft
4 63 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
5 58 (33.14%) Oracle
6 57 (32.57%) WebSphere
7 56 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (30.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 53 (30.29%) Windows
10 42 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 42 (24.00%) Java
11 40 (22.86%) Web Services
12 36 (20.57%) Unix
12 36 (20.57%) PowerShell
13 33 (18.86%) IaaS
14 32 (18.29%) OpenStack
15 30 (17.14%) Tomcat
15 30 (17.14%) TCP/IP
16 29 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 29 (16.57%) JIRA
17 28 (16.00%) Git (software)
17 28 (16.00%) Cisco
17 28 (16.00%) Active Directory
18 27 (15.43%) DNS
18 27 (15.43%) VMware ESXi
19 26 (14.86%) Puppet
19 26 (14.86%) AIX
20 25 (14.29%) Python
20 25 (14.29%) JavaScript

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 57 (32.57%) WebSphere
2 32 (18.29%) OpenStack
3 30 (17.14%) Tomcat
4 23 (13.14%) WebLogic
5 16 (9.14%) GlassFish
6 12 (6.86%) JBoss
7 11 (6.29%) MQSeries
7 11 (6.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (6.29%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (5.14%) SharePoint
9 8 (4.57%) Confluence
10 4 (2.29%) Apache
11 3 (1.71%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.71%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.71%) IIS
11 3 (1.71%) MS Exchange
12 2 (1.14%) Commerce Server
12 2 (1.14%) ThingWorx
13 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.71%) Windchill
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.00%) Documaker
2 2 (1.14%) Magento
2 2 (1.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 63 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (30.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (18.86%) IaaS
4 23 (13.14%) SaaS
5 19 (10.86%) PaaS
6 13 (7.43%) Google Analytics
7 10 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (5.14%) Office 365
9 7 (4.00%) GitHub
10 5 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (2.29%) OneDrive
11 4 (2.29%) Yammer
12 2 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.57%) G Suite
13 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 27 (15.43%) DNS
3 24 (13.71%) SAN
4 21 (12.00%) Firewall
5 14 (8.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 14 (8.00%) SSH
5 14 (8.00%) SSL
6 12 (6.86%) Internet
7 11 (6.29%) DHCP
7 11 (6.29%) FTP
7 11 (6.29%) HTTPS
7 11 (6.29%) VPN
8 10 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (5.71%) HTTP
8 10 (5.71%) Network Security
8 10 (5.71%) SNMP
9 7 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (4.00%) OpenVPN
9 7 (4.00%) VSAN
9 7 (4.00%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 14 (8.00%) Big Data
3 14 (8.00%) DB2
4 10 (5.71%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.57%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.57%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.86%) MySQL
7 4 (2.29%) MS Access
8 2 (1.14%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.14%) GIS
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.57%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.57%) Power BI
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (16.57%) JIRA
2 28 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (12.00%) Jenkins
4 20 (11.43%) Eclipse
5 19 (10.86%) Rational Team Concert
6 7 (4.00%) Gerrit
6 7 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.71%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.14%) JUnit
8 2 (1.14%) Maven
8 2 (1.14%) Robot Framework
8 2 (1.14%) Subversion
9 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.57%) Firebug
9 1 (0.57%) Mockito
9 1 (0.57%) Selenium
9 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 21 (12.00%) Retail
2 19 (10.86%) Finance
3 12 (6.86%) Marketing
4 10 (5.71%) French Language
4 10 (5.71%) German Language
4 10 (5.71%) Swedish Language
5 4 (2.29%) Banking
6 3 (1.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (19.43%) Analyst
2 32 (18.29%) Architect
3 27 (15.43%) Developer
4 24 (13.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 23 (13.14%) Java Developer
6 22 (12.57%) Senior Developer
6 22 (12.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (7.43%) Analyst Programmer
7 13 (7.43%) Programmer
7 13 (7.43%) RPG Analyst Programmer
7 13 (7.43%) RPG Programmer
7 13 (7.43%) Team Leader
8 12 (6.86%) Unix Team Leader
9 10 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
9 10 (5.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (5.71%) Conversion Specialist
9 10 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) Consultant
10 9 (5.14%) Project Manager
11 8 (4.57%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (22.86%) Web Services
2 24 (13.71%) Spring
3 21 (12.00%) J2EE
3 21 (12.00%) jQuery
4 20 (11.43%) Hibernate
5 18 (10.29%) HTML
6 17 (9.71%) CSS
7 14 (8.00%) Middleware
7 14 (8.00%) SOAP
8 13 (7.43%) Java EE
9 12 (6.86%) .NET
10 11 (6.29%) EJB
10 11 (6.29%) JMS
10 11 (6.29%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (5.71%) EJB 3.0
11 10 (5.71%) HornetQ
11 10 (5.71%) Java SE
12 9 (5.14%) REST
12 9 (5.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.57%) Data Centre
1 22 (12.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 21 (12.00%) Replication
3 20 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (10.86%) iSeries
5 16 (9.14%) User Experience
6 13 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (4.57%) Management Information System
9 7 (4.00%) Private Cloud
10 6 (3.43%) Computer Science
10 6 (3.43%) DataPower
10 6 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (2.86%) Fintech
12 4 (2.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (2.29%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (2.29%) Mainframe
13 3 (1.71%) AS400
13 3 (1.71%) Driving Licence
13 3 (1.71%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 80 (45.71%) Linux
2 53 (30.29%) Windows
3 36 (20.57%) Unix
4 26 (14.86%) AIX
5 23 (13.14%) Windows Server
6 22 (12.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (10.29%) Debian
8 17 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (6.29%) Ubuntu
10 10 (5.71%) Solaris
11 8 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (4.00%) Android
12 7 (4.00%) CentOS
12 7 (4.00%) Windows 7
13 6 (3.43%) CoreOS
14 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
14 4 (2.29%) VMS
14 4 (2.29%) Windows 10
14 4 (2.29%) zOS
15 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.29%) Analytics
3 24 (13.71%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (12.00%) MVC
5 19 (10.86%) DevOps
5 19 (10.86%) E-Commerce
6 18 (10.29%) Migration
7 16 (9.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (9.14%) Line Management
7 16 (9.14%) Presales
7 16 (9.14%) Project Management
8 14 (8.00%) Data Analysis
8 14 (8.00%) Web Development
9 13 (7.43%) B2C
9 13 (7.43%) CRM
9 13 (7.43%) Mentoring
9 13 (7.43%) Runbook
10 12 (6.86%) Coaching
10 12 (6.86%) SOA
11 11 (6.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 69 (39.43%) SQL
2 42 (24.00%) Java
3 36 (20.57%) PowerShell
4 25 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.29%) Python
5 19 (10.86%) Groovy
6 18 (10.29%) Bash Shell
6 18 (10.29%) Shell Script
7 13 (7.43%) RPG
8 12 (6.86%) PHP
9 10 (5.71%) RPG IV
10 9 (5.14%) AWK
11 4 (2.29%) ActionScript
11 4 (2.29%) ActionScript 2.0
11 4 (2.29%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.29%) COBOL
11 4 (2.29%) VBA
12 3 (1.71%) C++
12 3 (1.71%) Perl
12 3 (1.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.14%) Degree
2 8 (4.57%) AWS Certification
3 7 (4.00%) CCDA
3 7 (4.00%) CCDP
3 7 (4.00%) CCNA
3 7 (4.00%) CCNP
3 7 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.43%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.71%) CISSP
7 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.57%) MCSA
8 1 (0.57%) MCSE
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) QA
2 5 (2.86%) SLA
3 3 (1.71%) BS7799
3 3 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.57%) PMO
4 1 (0.57%) SEPA
System Software
1 29 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 27 (15.43%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (12.57%) Docker
5 20 (11.43%) Hyper-V
6 9 (5.14%) vSphere
7 7 (4.00%) Samba
7 7 (4.00%) VirtualBox
7 7 (4.00%) VMware NSX
8 6 (3.43%) Ceph
9 5 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (2.86%) XenApp
10 4 (2.29%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.14%) Firmware
11 2 (1.14%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (14.86%) Puppet
2 17 (9.71%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.00%) vRealize
4 13 (7.43%) Kubernetes
5 10 (5.71%) SCCM
6 8 (4.57%) Ansible
7 7 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (4.00%) Nagios
7 7 (4.00%) Rancher
7 7 (4.00%) SCOrch
7 7 (4.00%) SCVMM
7 7 (4.00%) Sysdig
8 5 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (2.86%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
9 4 (2.29%) AirWatch
9 4 (2.29%) IBM BigFix
9 4 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.71%) AppManager
10 3 (1.71%) CA Spectrum
10 3 (1.71%) Netcool
Vendors
1 69 (39.43%) VMware
2 66 (37.71%) Microsoft
3 58 (33.14%) Oracle
4 28 (16.00%) Cisco
5 15 (8.57%) EMC
5 15 (8.57%) Google
5 15 (8.57%) NetApp
6 13 (7.43%) HP
6 13 (7.43%) Optimizely
7 9 (5.14%) AppDynamics
8 8 (4.57%) BMC
8 8 (4.57%) Cloudera
8 8 (4.57%) New Relic
9 7 (4.00%) Intel
9 7 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.00%) ServiceNow
9 7 (4.00%) Splunk
9 7 (4.00%) WorldPay
10 6 (3.43%) Citrix
10 6 (3.43%) Symantec