Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 221 143
Rank change year-on-year +16 -78 -22
Permanent jobs citing IBM 169 137 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.37% 1.13% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 2.71% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 109 90 188
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -1.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,575 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,875 £65,375
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 5,402 5,052 6,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.68% 41.60% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,101 3,886 5,193
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +23 95 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Cambridgeshire +2 46 £35,000 +52.17% 5
Suffolk +31 18 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Essex +18 6 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Bedfordshire -5 4 £39,250 -38.43% 1
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 75 (44.38%) Linux
2 69 (40.83%) SQL
3 60 (35.50%) Oracle
3 60 (35.50%) Unix
4 52 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 51 (30.18%) SOAP
6 50 (29.59%) Web Services
7 49 (28.99%) WebSphere
8 47 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (24.85%) Windows
10 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
10 40 (23.67%) Degree
11 37 (21.89%) VMware
12 35 (20.71%) Middleware
13 34 (20.12%) REST
14 33 (19.53%) Java
14 33 (19.53%) DevOps
14 33 (19.53%) Problem-Solving
15 32 (18.93%) XML
15 32 (18.93%) Amazon AWS
16 31 (18.34%) JIRA
16 31 (18.34%) WebLogic
17 30 (17.75%) Git (software)
18 29 (17.16%) Solaris
18 29 (17.16%) Windows Server
19 28 (16.57%) JavaScript
19 28 (16.57%) TCP/IP
19 28 (16.57%) OpenStack
20 27 (15.98%) Project Management
20 27 (15.98%) Relational Database

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 49 (28.99%) WebSphere
2 31 (18.34%) WebLogic
3 28 (16.57%) OpenStack
4 21 (12.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 19 (11.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 18 (10.65%) MS Exchange
6 18 (10.65%) Tomcat
7 13 (7.69%) Apache
7 13 (7.69%) Confluence
8 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (5.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (5.33%) Mule
9 9 (5.33%) Mule ESB
9 9 (5.33%) Oracle Application Server
9 9 (5.33%) Oracle Service Bus
9 9 (5.33%) SharePoint
9 9 (5.33%) Skype for Business
10 7 (4.14%) CMS
10 7 (4.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.59%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (7.10%) Magento
2 11 (6.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (5.92%) Documaker
4 7 (4.14%) Maximo
5 2 (1.18%) Fredhopper
5 2 (1.18%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.93%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (10.06%) IaaS
4 11 (6.51%) Boomi
5 10 (5.92%) GitHub
5 10 (5.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (3.55%) PaaS
6 6 (3.55%) SaaS
7 4 (2.37%) Trello
8 3 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.57%) TCP/IP
2 26 (15.38%) DNS
3 20 (11.83%) HTTP
4 16 (9.47%) Internet
5 13 (7.69%) FTP
5 13 (7.69%) HTTPS
5 13 (7.69%) SAN
5 13 (7.69%) SSH
5 13 (7.69%) SSL
6 10 (5.92%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (5.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (5.92%) DHCP
6 10 (5.92%) ICMP
6 10 (5.92%) IMAP
6 10 (5.92%) OpenVPN
6 10 (5.92%) POP3
6 10 (5.92%) SMTP
6 10 (5.92%) SNMP
6 10 (5.92%) Telnet
6 10 (5.92%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.98%) Relational Database
3 22 (13.02%) Oracle Database
4 13 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 12 (7.10%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (6.51%) DB2
6 11 (6.51%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (4.73%) SQLPlus
8 7 (4.14%) Jackrabbit
8 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (3.55%) Power BI
9 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.96%) MS Access
10 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (2.37%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 31 (18.34%) JIRA
2 30 (17.75%) Git (software)
3 24 (14.20%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.28%) Subversion
5 13 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 13 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (5.92%) Gerrit
6 10 (5.92%) Rational Team Concert
7 9 (5.33%) Ant
7 9 (5.33%) JUnit
7 9 (5.33%) SoapUI
7 9 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (4.73%) ClearCase
8 8 (4.73%) ClearQuest
8 8 (4.73%) Log4j
8 8 (4.73%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Mockito
10 6 (3.55%) Maven
11 4 (2.37%) VersionOne
12 3 (1.78%) Gradle
General
1 21 (12.43%) Finance
2 13 (7.69%) Advertising
3 4 (2.37%) Law
3 4 (2.37%) Marketing
3 4 (2.37%) Retail
4 3 (1.78%) Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.59%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (27.22%) Developer
2 29 (17.16%) Analyst
3 23 (13.61%) Java Developer
4 15 (8.88%) Administrator
5 13 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 13 (7.69%) Programmer
5 13 (7.69%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 13 (7.69%) RPG Programmer
5 13 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.10%) Consultant
6 12 (7.10%) DBA
7 11 (6.51%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (5.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.92%) Senior DevOps
8 10 (5.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.92%) WebSphere Developer
9 9 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (5.33%) Unix Administrator
9 9 (5.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.73%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.18%) SOAP
2 50 (29.59%) Web Services
3 35 (20.71%) Middleware
4 34 (20.12%) REST
5 32 (18.93%) XML
6 26 (15.38%) J2EE
7 20 (11.83%) JSON
8 18 (10.65%) HTML
9 17 (10.06%) JSP
9 17 (10.06%) Servlets
10 15 (8.88%) Apache Camel
10 15 (8.88%) RESTful
11 14 (8.28%) Spring
11 14 (8.28%) XHTML
12 13 (7.69%) .NET
12 13 (7.69%) Ajax
12 13 (7.69%) EJB
13 12 (7.10%) Java EE
13 12 (7.10%) JDBC
13 12 (7.10%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.24%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.24%) Data Centre
3 18 (10.65%) iSeries
4 14 (8.28%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.73%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.14%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.37%) DataPower
8 4 (2.37%) Replication
8 4 (2.37%) User Experience
9 3 (1.78%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.18%) CMDB
10 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.59%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 75 (44.38%) Linux
2 60 (35.50%) Unix
3 42 (24.85%) Windows
4 29 (17.16%) Solaris
4 29 (17.16%) Windows Server
5 24 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (13.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (10.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (8.88%) AIX
9 10 (5.92%) Android
9 10 (5.92%) CentOS
9 10 (5.92%) Debian
9 10 (5.92%) Ubuntu
9 10 (5.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.14%) HPUX
11 5 (2.96%) CoreOS
12 3 (1.78%) VMS
12 3 (1.78%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.59%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.53%) DevOps
2 33 (19.53%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (15.98%) Project Management
4 24 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (13.02%) SOA
6 20 (11.83%) SDLC
6 20 (11.83%) TDD
7 19 (11.24%) Coaching
7 19 (11.24%) Open Source
8 17 (10.06%) Integration Testing
8 17 (10.06%) ITIL
8 17 (10.06%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (9.47%) CRM
9 16 (9.47%) E-Commerce
10 15 (8.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (8.28%) High Availability
11 14 (8.28%) Load Balancing
11 14 (8.28%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.28%) UML
Programming Languages
1 69 (40.83%) SQL
2 33 (19.53%) Java
3 28 (16.57%) JavaScript
4 23 (13.61%) PowerShell
5 21 (12.43%) Python
6 20 (11.83%) Bash Shell
7 13 (7.69%) PHP
7 13 (7.69%) RPG
7 13 (7.69%) RPG IV
8 10 (5.92%) Perl
9 6 (3.55%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.96%) Groovy
10 5 (2.96%) VBA
11 4 (2.37%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.37%) XPath
11 4 (2.37%) XQuery
12 3 (1.78%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.78%) ActionScript 2.0
12 3 (1.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 2 (1.18%) Jython
Qualifications
1 40 (23.67%) Degree
2 14 (8.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (4.14%) MCSA
5 6 (3.55%) MCSE
5 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.18%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.18%) CCDA
6 2 (1.18%) CCDP
6 2 (1.18%) CCNA
6 2 (1.18%) CCNP
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) ISEB
7 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) GCP
1 10 (5.92%) SLA
2 7 (4.14%) QA
3 3 (1.78%) GDPR
3 3 (1.78%) PMO
4 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.59%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.59%) MISRA
4 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.59%) SEPA
System Software
1 21 (12.43%) Docker
2 19 (11.24%) Ceph
3 18 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (8.88%) Active Directory
5 11 (6.51%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (5.92%) Samba
6 10 (5.92%) VirtualBox
7 9 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (2.96%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.96%) VMware NSX
9 3 (1.78%) NFS
10 2 (1.18%) Firmware
10 2 (1.18%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.59%) iptables
11 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.59%) vSphere
11 1 (0.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (14.79%) Puppet
2 19 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (8.88%) Ansible
3 15 (8.88%) vRealize
4 11 (6.51%) Kubernetes
5 10 (5.92%) Nagios
5 10 (5.92%) Rancher
5 10 (5.92%) Sysdig
5 10 (5.92%) Terraform
6 9 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (5.33%) SCCM
6 9 (5.33%) SCOM
7 5 (2.96%) SCOrch
7 5 (2.96%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.37%) CA Service Virtualization
9 3 (1.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 3 (1.78%) MOM
9 3 (1.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (35.50%) Oracle
2 52 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 37 (21.89%) VMware
4 26 (15.38%) HP
5 21 (12.43%) Red Hat
6 19 (11.24%) Cisco
7 14 (8.28%) Dell
8 12 (7.10%) Google
8 12 (7.10%) TIBCO
8 12 (7.10%) WSO2
9 11 (6.51%) Citrix
9 11 (6.51%) Intel
9 11 (6.51%) MuleSoft
9 11 (6.51%) NetApp
9 11 (6.51%) Talend
9 11 (6.51%) webMethods
10 10 (5.92%) AppDynamics
10 10 (5.92%) BMC
10 10 (5.92%) hybris
10 10 (5.92%) WorldPay