Period
to 16 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 210 166
Rank change year-on-year +35 -44 -11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 166 149 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.69% 1.24% 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 3.75% 3.02% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 112 110 169
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,000 £35,400
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% -

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 4,426 4,928 5,456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.05% 40.95% 41.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,140 3,902 4,308
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
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 16 December 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 December 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 +30 102 £55,000 - 17
Bedfordshire +4 22 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +24 19 £23,000 -48.89% 4
Essex +22 17 £52,500 +12.30% 1
Norfolk +18 6 £27,500 -46.34%
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 78 (46.99%) Linux
2 72 (43.37%) Microsoft
3 59 (35.54%) VMware
4 55 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (33.13%) Amazon AWS
5 53 (31.93%) WebSphere
6 51 (30.72%) Oracle
7 48 (28.92%) SQL
7 48 (28.92%) Windows
7 48 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
8 41 (24.70%) Java
9 35 (21.08%) Active Directory
10 33 (19.88%) Unix
10 33 (19.88%) PowerShell
11 30 (18.07%) Web Services
12 28 (16.87%) AIX
13 27 (16.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (15.66%) Retail
14 26 (15.66%) Spring
15 25 (15.06%) Analytics
16 23 (13.86%) SQL Server
17 21 (12.65%) Tomcat
17 21 (12.65%) SharePoint
17 21 (12.65%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (12.65%) SCCM
17 21 (12.65%) Degree
18 20 (12.05%) VMware ESXi
18 20 (12.05%) Windows Server
18 20 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
19 19 (11.45%) IaaS

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 53 (31.93%) WebSphere
2 21 (12.65%) SharePoint
2 21 (12.65%) Tomcat
3 19 (11.45%) OpenStack
4 16 (9.64%) WebLogic
5 14 (8.43%) GlassFish
6 11 (6.63%) JBoss
7 10 (6.02%) MQSeries
7 10 (6.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (5.42%) WildFly
9 8 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (4.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.81%) Apache
11 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.81%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.81%) IIS
11 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
12 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
12 2 (1.20%) ThingWorx
13 1 (0.60%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.81%) Windchill
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.81%) Maximo
2 1 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 55 (33.13%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (28.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (11.45%) IaaS
4 18 (10.84%) SaaS
5 14 (8.43%) PaaS
6 13 (7.83%) Google Analytics
7 11 (6.63%) Office 365
8 10 (6.02%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (4.82%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (4.22%) OneDrive
10 7 (4.22%) Yammer
11 6 (3.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.60%) G Suite
13 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.84%) Firewall
2 17 (10.24%) SAN
3 16 (9.64%) TCP/IP
4 15 (9.04%) DNS
5 14 (8.43%) Internet
5 14 (8.43%) Reverse Proxy
6 11 (6.63%) VPN
7 7 (4.22%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (4.22%) Network Security
8 4 (2.41%) ATM
8 4 (2.41%) VoIP
8 4 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.81%) DHCP
9 3 (1.81%) Kerberos
9 3 (1.81%) SNMP
9 3 (1.81%) SSH
9 3 (1.81%) VSAN
10 2 (1.20%) HTTP
10 2 (1.20%) SSL
11 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.64%) Relational Database
3 14 (8.43%) Big Data
4 10 (6.02%) DB2
4 10 (6.02%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.01%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.41%) MS Access
6 4 (2.41%) MySQL
7 3 (1.81%) Cognos Connection
7 3 (1.81%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.20%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.60%) DbVisualizer
9 1 (0.60%) GIS
9 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.04%) JIRA
2 14 (8.43%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.83%) Eclipse
3 13 (7.83%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.83%) Rational Team Concert
4 8 (4.82%) Robot Framework
5 3 (1.81%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.60%) Firebug
6 1 (0.60%) Hudson
6 1 (0.60%) JMeter
6 1 (0.60%) JUnit
6 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.60%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.60%) The Grinder
6 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (15.66%) Retail
2 16 (9.64%) Marketing
3 12 (7.23%) Finance
4 9 (5.42%) French Language
4 9 (5.42%) German Language
4 9 (5.42%) Swedish Language
5 3 (1.81%) Banking
5 3 (1.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (19.88%) Analyst
2 29 (17.47%) Developer
3 26 (15.66%) Architect
4 23 (13.86%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Infrastructure Architect
6 15 (9.04%) Senior Developer
6 15 (9.04%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (7.23%) Junior
7 12 (7.23%) Junior Analyst
7 12 (7.23%) Team Leader
7 12 (7.23%) Unix Team Leader
8 10 (6.02%) Conversion Specialist
8 10 (6.02%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.42%) Cloud Architect
9 9 (5.42%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (5.42%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.82%) Analytics Manager
10 8 (4.82%) Big Data Manager
10 8 (4.82%) Data Analytics Manager
10 8 (4.82%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.07%) Web Services
2 26 (15.66%) Spring
3 18 (10.84%) CSS
3 18 (10.84%) HTML
4 17 (10.24%) J2EE
5 14 (8.43%) Hibernate
5 14 (8.43%) jQuery
6 13 (7.83%) .NET
7 12 (7.23%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (6.63%) Java EE
8 11 (6.63%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (6.02%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (6.02%) EJB
9 10 (6.02%) EJB 3.0
9 10 (6.02%) Elastic Stack
9 10 (6.02%) HornetQ
9 10 (6.02%) Java SE
9 10 (6.02%) JMS
10 8 (4.82%) Spring Boot
11 7 (4.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.24%) Hybrid Cloud
2 16 (9.64%) User Experience
3 15 (9.04%) Replication
4 13 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.63%) Data Centre
6 10 (6.02%) iSeries
6 10 (6.02%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (4.82%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (3.01%) DataPower
9 5 (3.01%) Fintech
9 5 (3.01%) Private Cloud
10 4 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (2.41%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (2.41%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.81%) AS400
11 3 (1.81%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.81%) e-Health
11 3 (1.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 78 (46.99%) Linux
2 48 (28.92%) Windows
3 33 (19.88%) Unix
4 28 (16.87%) AIX
5 21 (12.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (12.05%) Windows Server
7 17 (10.24%) Debian
7 17 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (7.23%) Ubuntu
9 10 (6.02%) Windows 7
10 7 (4.22%) Apple iOS
10 7 (4.22%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.61%) OS/400
12 4 (2.41%) CoreOS
12 4 (2.41%) zOS
13 3 (1.81%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.81%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.06%) Analytics
3 20 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (10.84%) Line Management
5 17 (10.24%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (10.24%) DevOps
5 17 (10.24%) E-Commerce
5 17 (10.24%) Migration
5 17 (10.24%) Vulnerability Management
6 16 (9.64%) CRM
7 15 (9.04%) MVC
8 14 (8.43%) Data Analysis
8 14 (8.43%) Incident Management
8 14 (8.43%) Mentoring
8 14 (8.43%) Patch Management
8 14 (8.43%) Server Hardening
8 14 (8.43%) Web Development
9 13 (7.83%) B2C
10 12 (7.23%) Presales
11 11 (6.63%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.92%) SQL
2 41 (24.70%) Java
3 33 (19.88%) PowerShell
4 17 (10.24%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.64%) Shell Script
6 14 (8.43%) Python
7 13 (7.83%) Groovy
8 10 (6.02%) Bash Shell
9 9 (5.42%) AWK
10 5 (3.01%) PHP
11 4 (2.41%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.41%) COBOL
11 4 (2.41%) VBA
12 3 (1.81%) C++
12 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.81%) RPG
13 2 (1.20%) Perl
14 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.60%) R
14 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (12.65%) Degree
2 8 (4.82%) AWS Certification
3 6 (3.61%) Master's Degree
4 5 (3.01%) CISSP
5 4 (2.41%) CCDA
5 4 (2.41%) CCDP
5 4 (2.41%) CCNA
5 4 (2.41%) CCNP
5 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) SLA
2 8 (4.82%) QA
3 3 (1.81%) BS7799
3 3 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.20%) GDPR
4 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (21.08%) Active Directory
2 27 (16.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (12.05%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (10.84%) Docker
5 15 (9.04%) Hyper-V
6 14 (8.43%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (4.82%) vSphere
8 7 (4.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (4.22%) XenApp
8 7 (4.22%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.41%) Ceph
10 3 (1.81%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 3 (1.81%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.60%) GPFS
11 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (12.65%) SCCM
2 17 (10.24%) Puppet
3 14 (8.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (7.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (4.82%) Kibana
6 8 (4.82%) logstash
7 7 (4.22%) AirWatch
7 7 (4.22%) IBM BigFix
7 7 (4.22%) Kubernetes
8 6 (3.61%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (3.01%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
10 4 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (2.41%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.81%) AppManager
11 3 (1.81%) CA Single Sign-On
11 3 (1.81%) CA Spectrum
11 3 (1.81%) Netcool
11 3 (1.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 3 (1.81%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 72 (43.37%) Microsoft
2 59 (35.54%) VMware
3 51 (30.72%) Oracle
4 15 (9.04%) Google
5 14 (8.43%) Symantec
6 13 (7.83%) Cisco
6 13 (7.83%) NetApp
6 13 (7.83%) Optimizely
7 11 (6.63%) Ivanti
8 8 (4.82%) AppDynamics
8 8 (4.82%) Citrix
8 8 (4.82%) Cloudera
9 7 (4.22%) Altiris
9 7 (4.22%) EMC
9 7 (4.22%) MobileIron
10 6 (3.61%) CA
10 6 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (3.61%) SAP
11 4 (2.41%) Cognos
11 4 (2.41%) Remedy