Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 171 137
Rank change year-on-year -38 -34 -38
Permanent jobs citing IBM 160 223 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.28% 1.76% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.09% 4.27% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 127 162 214
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 5,177 5,228 6,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.43% 41.23% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4,109 4,066 5,321
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +1 100 £60,000 +4.35% 22
Cambridgeshire -39 39 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Bedfordshire -17 8 £62,500 +6.38% 6
Essex +6 6 £36,750 -11.45% 7
Suffolk +16 4 £37,500 -42.31% 4
Norfolk +5 3 £62,500 +38.89% 2
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 55 (34.38%) Microsoft
1 55 (34.38%) Degree
2 53 (33.13%) Unix
3 52 (32.50%) Linux
4 43 (26.88%) SQL
4 43 (26.88%) Oracle
5 39 (24.38%) Windows
6 38 (23.75%) Web Services
7 36 (22.50%) SOAP
7 36 (22.50%) REST
8 35 (21.88%) SQL Server
8 35 (21.88%) VMware
9 28 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (15.63%) Ceph
10 25 (15.63%) Windows Server
10 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (15.63%) .NET
11 24 (15.00%) Java
11 24 (15.00%) Finance
12 23 (14.38%) Active Directory
12 23 (14.38%) OpenStack
13 22 (13.75%) Computer Science
13 22 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (13.75%) Citrix
13 22 (13.75%) T-SQL
14 21 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (13.13%) Cognos
14 21 (13.13%) ETL
14 21 (13.13%) DNS
14 21 (13.13%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 23 (14.38%) OpenStack
2 19 (11.88%) WebSphere
3 18 (11.25%) MS Exchange
3 18 (11.25%) WebLogic
4 15 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (7.50%) CMS
6 11 (6.88%) Apache
7 10 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (5.00%) Skype for Business
10 6 (3.75%) IBM Connections
10 6 (3.75%) Tomcat
11 5 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (3.13%) MQSeries
11 5 (3.13%) SharePoint
12 4 (2.50%) JBoss
13 2 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.63%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Magento
2 3 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.25%) Maximo
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.38%) G Suite
2 7 (4.38%) Office 365
3 4 (2.50%) IaaS
3 4 (2.50%) PaaS
3 4 (2.50%) SaaS
4 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.13%) DNS
2 19 (11.88%) Firewall
3 17 (10.63%) WAN
4 16 (10.00%) Internet
4 16 (10.00%) LAN
5 15 (9.38%) SAN
6 14 (8.75%) TCP/IP
7 9 (5.63%) NAS
8 8 (5.00%) VPN
9 6 (3.75%) Wireless
10 4 (2.50%) SMS
11 3 (1.88%) HTTP
12 1 (0.63%) DHCP
12 1 (0.63%) DSL
12 1 (0.63%) SSL
12 1 (0.63%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (13.13%) Power BI
2 21 (13.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 21 (13.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (12.50%) MS Access
3 20 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (10.63%) SAP Data Services
5 12 (7.50%) SAP BW
6 11 (6.88%) MySQL
7 8 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 8 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.38%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.38%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (3.75%) DB2
10 5 (3.13%) Data Mining
10 5 (3.13%) Hadoop
10 5 (3.13%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 21 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.38%) Ant
3 7 (4.38%) JUnit
4 6 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.75%) JIRA
4 6 (3.75%) Mockito
4 6 (3.75%) Subversion
5 5 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.13%) Log4j
5 5 (3.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 3 (1.88%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.88%) ClearQuest
6 3 (1.88%) Maven
7 2 (1.25%) MSTest
7 2 (1.25%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.63%) Rational Team Concert
8 1 (0.63%) TestRail
General
1 24 (15.00%) Finance
2 9 (5.63%) Advertising
2 9 (5.63%) Marketing
3 7 (4.38%) Back Office
3 7 (4.38%) Military
4 4 (2.50%) Law
5 3 (1.88%) Japanese Language
5 3 (1.88%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (1.25%) Automotive
6 2 (1.25%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (27.50%) Developer
2 20 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 18 (11.25%) Administrator
4 15 (9.38%) Architect
5 14 (8.75%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (8.13%) Analyst
7 12 (7.50%) Unix Administrator
7 12 (7.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 11 (6.88%) DBA
8 11 (6.88%) Team Leader
8 11 (6.88%) Technical Architect
9 10 (6.25%) Java Developer
10 9 (5.63%) IT Manager
10 9 (5.63%) Operations Team Leader
10 9 (5.63%) Project Manager
11 8 (5.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
11 8 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.38%) Oracle DBA
12 7 (4.38%) Oracle Specialist
12 7 (4.38%) SOA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.75%) Web Services
2 36 (22.50%) REST
2 36 (22.50%) SOAP
3 25 (15.63%) .NET
4 20 (12.50%) MDX
5 19 (11.88%) J2EE
5 19 (11.88%) Middleware
6 17 (10.63%) XML
7 11 (6.88%) HTML
7 11 (6.88%) JSP
7 11 (6.88%) Servlets
8 10 (6.25%) EJB
9 9 (5.63%) XHTML
10 8 (5.00%) Ajax
10 8 (5.00%) JDBC
11 7 (4.38%) JSTL
11 7 (4.38%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (4.38%) XML Messaging
12 6 (3.75%) JSON
12 6 (3.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.75%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.38%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.75%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.13%) Blog
5 5 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.50%) Fintech
7 3 (1.88%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) AS400
8 1 (0.63%) CMDB
8 1 (0.63%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.63%) PKI
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.13%) Unix
2 52 (32.50%) Linux
3 39 (24.38%) Windows
4 25 (15.63%) Windows Server
5 19 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (10.63%) Solaris
7 16 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (8.13%) AIX
9 12 (7.50%) Debian
9 12 (7.50%) Ubuntu
10 10 (6.25%) CoreOS
11 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (3.13%) HPUX
12 5 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.88%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.25%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.63%) Android
15 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (13.13%) ETL
4 21 (13.13%) Unit Testing
5 20 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 20 (12.50%) Database Tuning
5 20 (12.50%) ETL Development
5 20 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology
5 20 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 20 (12.50%) Open Source
6 18 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (8.75%) Presales
7 14 (8.75%) Server Building
8 13 (8.13%) Configuration Management
8 13 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.50%) PRINCE2
9 12 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.88%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.88%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 43 (26.88%) SQL
2 24 (15.00%) Java
3 22 (13.75%) T-SQL
4 21 (13.13%) PowerShell
5 20 (12.50%) Python
5 20 (12.50%) VBA
6 12 (7.50%) C
6 12 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 11 (6.88%) Bash Shell
7 11 (6.88%) C++
7 11 (6.88%) Perl
8 7 (4.38%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.50%) Ruby
11 2 (1.25%) Jython
12 1 (0.63%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.63%) C#
12 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.63%) PHP
12 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (34.38%) Degree
2 13 (8.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (5.00%) MCSA
6 7 (4.38%) MCSE
7 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.25%) ISEB
9 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.63%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.38%) SLA
2 7 (4.38%) GDPR
2 7 (4.38%) ISO 9001
2 7 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.50%) QA
4 2 (1.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (15.63%) Ceph
2 23 (14.38%) Active Directory
3 19 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (7.50%) Docker
5 7 (4.38%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.38%) vSphere
6 6 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.63%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (10.00%) Puppet
2 15 (9.38%) SCCM
3 11 (6.88%) Kubernetes
4 8 (5.00%) SCOM
4 8 (5.00%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.13%) Cobbler
5 5 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 3 (1.88%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.25%) MOM
8 2 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.63%) OpenView
9 1 (0.63%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 55 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 43 (26.88%) Oracle
3 35 (21.88%) VMware
4 22 (13.75%) Citrix
5 21 (13.13%) Cognos
6 19 (11.88%) NetApp
7 16 (10.00%) SAP
8 14 (8.75%) Juniper
9 13 (8.13%) HP
10 11 (6.88%) Intel
10 11 (6.88%) NVIDIA
11 10 (6.25%) Google
12 9 (5.63%) Cisco
12 9 (5.63%) CommVault
13 7 (4.38%) Adobe
13 7 (4.38%) Xerox
14 6 (3.75%) Dell
14 6 (3.75%) Sony
15 5 (3.13%) ATG
15 5 (3.13%) Blue Martini