The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
UK / England
Rank 257 181 148
Rank change year-on-year -76 -33  
Permanent jobs citing IBM 981 1810 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.25% 1.88% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 4.12% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1289 1564
Median salary £52,500 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.43% -6.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% -3.22%  

IBM is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 34379 43985 46382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.70% 45.75% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27874 36343 37821
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing IBM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in England

IBM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM in England.

Salary trend for IBM in England

IBM
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in England

IBM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 494 £60,000 +4.34% 57
South East -85 130 £55,000 +10.00% 22
North West -26 87 £40,000 - 10
West Midlands -10 71 £42,500 - 6
South West -31 69 £41,000 -8.88% 6
East of England -51 56 £56,000 +17.89% 12
Yorkshire +5 49 £48,750 +2.63% 8
East Midlands -54 20 £50,000 +29.03% 8
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 England region with a requirement for IBM.

1 759 (33.35%) Oracle
2 648 (28.47%) SQL
3 643 (28.25%) Finance
4 630 (27.68%) Java
5 553 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
6 509 (22.36%) WebSphere
7 483 (21.22%) Microsoft
8 480 (21.09%) Linux
9 458 (20.12%) Windows
10 389 (17.09%) SQL Server
11 333 (14.63%) ITIL
11 333 (14.63%) Web Services
12 327 (14.37%) Unix
13 326 (14.32%) XML
14 319 (14.02%) Degree
15 309 (13.58%) VMware
16 298 (13.09%) SOA
17 297 (13.05%) HP
18 287 (12.61%) Middleware
19 268 (11.78%) Banking
20 266 (11.69%) JavaScript
20 266 (11.69%) HTML
21 255 (11.20%) MS Excel
22 246 (10.81%) DB2
23 236 (10.37%) .NET
23 236 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
24 233 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
24 233 (10.24%) Retail
25 230 (10.11%) Presales
26 219 (9.62%) Cisco

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 509 (22.36%) WebSphere
2 184 (8.08%) IIS
3 179 (7.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 169 (7.43%) Tomcat
5 156 (6.85%) Apache
6 140 (6.15%) JBoss
7 106 (4.66%) WebLogic
8 98 (4.31%) SharePoint
9 93 (4.09%) CMS
10 57 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 53 (2.33%) SAS
12 50 (2.20%) Apache Solr
13 43 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
14 42 (1.85%) MQSeries
14 42 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
15 41 (1.80%) Alfresco
16 39 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
16 39 (1.71%) MS Exchange
17 37 (1.63%) Mule
18 36 (1.58%) CICS
Applications
1 255 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 64 (2.81%) MS Office
3 25 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 24 (1.05%) SPSS Modeler
5 18 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.66%) SPSS
7 9 (0.40%) Simulink
8 8 (0.35%) MS Project
9 6 (0.26%) Casewise Modeler
10 4 (0.18%) EngageOne
11 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.088%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (1.63%) Cognos TM1
2 36 (1.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 33 (1.45%) RMDS
4 32 (1.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 30 (1.32%) Maximo
6 27 (1.19%) Unica
7 20 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
8 18 (0.79%) Magento
9 12 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
9 12 (0.53%) NetSuite
10 10 (0.44%) Cognos Controller
10 10 (0.44%) SAP BPC
10 10 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
11 9 (0.40%) Cognos Planning
11 9 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
11 9 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
12 8 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
12 8 (0.35%) Sage X3
12 8 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
13 7 (0.31%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 168 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 116 (5.10%) PaaS
4 108 (4.75%) IaaS
5 86 (3.78%) SaaS
6 59 (2.59%) GitHub
7 51 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
8 49 (2.15%) Google Analytics
9 29 (1.27%) Office 365
10 28 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
11 27 (1.19%) IBM Cloud
12 26 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
13 18 (0.79%) CloudBees
13 18 (0.79%) Silverpop
14 16 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
15 12 (0.53%) IBM Blueworks
16 11 (0.48%) Boomi
16 11 (0.48%) OpenShift
17 10 (0.44%) Slack
18 9 (0.40%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 159 (6.99%) SAN
2 148 (6.50%) Firewall
3 142 (6.24%) HTTP
4 104 (4.57%) DNS
5 94 (4.13%) Internet
6 69 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 69 (3.03%) WAN
7 67 (2.94%) LAN
8 66 (2.90%) NAS
9 60 (2.64%) SSL
10 57 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
11 56 (2.46%) iSCSI
12 51 (2.24%) FCoE
13 42 (1.85%) Multicast
14 40 (1.76%) DHCP
15 39 (1.71%) LDAP
16 33 (1.45%) FTP
17 29 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
18 26 (1.14%) Network Security
19 25 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 246 (10.81%) DB2
3 131 (5.76%) Relational Database
4 110 (4.83%) MySQL
5 108 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 92 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
7 91 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 87 (3.82%) Hadoop
9 85 (3.73%) MongoDB
10 68 (2.99%) NoSQL
11 66 (2.90%) RDBMS
12 64 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 63 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 62 (2.72%) Big Data
15 60 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
15 60 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
16 52 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 50 (2.20%) Power BI
18 38 (1.67%) HBase
19 37 (1.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 143 (6.28%) Jenkins
2 138 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 131 (5.76%) Maven
4 126 (5.54%) Subversion
5 111 (4.88%) JIRA
6 91 (4.00%) Visual Studio
7 87 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 64 (2.81%) TeamCity
9 62 (2.72%) Eclipse
10 58 (2.55%) Selenium
11 52 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 50 (2.20%) JUnit
13 48 (2.11%) Hudson
14 45 (1.98%) Cucumber
15 40 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
16 39 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
17 35 (1.54%) JMeter
18 34 (1.49%) IntelliJ
19 33 (1.45%) NetBeans
20 30 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 643 (28.25%) Finance
2 268 (11.78%) Banking
3 233 (10.24%) Retail
4 126 (5.54%) Marketing
5 87 (3.82%) Publishing
6 79 (3.47%) Telecoms
7 65 (2.86%) Investment Banking
8 39 (1.71%) Games
9 38 (1.67%) Back Office
10 30 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 30 (1.32%) Spanish Language
11 29 (1.27%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.92%) Mandarin Language
13 18 (0.79%) Automotive
14 16 (0.70%) Advertising
15 15 (0.66%) Front Office
15 15 (0.66%) German Language
16 14 (0.62%) French Language
16 14 (0.62%) Legal
17 9 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 436 (19.16%) Architect
2 365 (16.04%) Developer
3 325 (14.28%) Analyst
4 257 (11.29%) Consultant
5 202 (8.88%) Solutions Architect
6 120 (5.27%) Support Analyst
7 118 (5.18%) Applications Support
8 98 (4.31%) Support Engineer
9 77 (3.38%) Applications Support Analyst
10 73 (3.21%) Java Developer
11 68 (2.99%) Senior Developer
12 64 (2.81%) Senior Consultant
12 64 (2.81%) Technical Architect
13 62 (2.72%) Infrastructure Architect
14 60 (2.64%) DBA
15 58 (2.55%) Administrator
16 51 (2.24%) .NET Developer
17 47 (2.07%) Integration Architect
17 47 (2.07%) Team Leader
18 43 (1.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (14.63%) Web Services
2 326 (14.32%) XML
3 287 (12.61%) Middleware
4 266 (11.69%) HTML
5 236 (10.37%) .NET
6 194 (8.52%) SOAP
7 165 (7.25%) CSS
8 157 (6.90%) REST
9 136 (5.98%) RESTful
10 122 (5.36%) J2EE
10 122 (5.36%) Spring
11 116 (5.10%) JSON
12 111 (4.88%) XSLT
13 103 (4.53%) WebSphere MQ
14 102 (4.48%) JMS
15 101 (4.44%) Java EE
16 99 (4.35%) AngularJS
17 94 (4.13%) HTML5
18 77 (3.38%) Node.js
19 71 (3.12%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 236 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 193 (8.48%) Data Centre
3 138 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 132 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
5 94 (4.13%) iSeries
6 91 (4.00%) Mainframe
7 79 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 74 (3.25%) CMDB
9 66 (2.90%) Clustering
10 65 (2.86%) AS400
11 58 (2.55%) DataPower
12 44 (1.93%) Replication
13 40 (1.76%) IBM Mainframe
14 33 (1.45%) N-Tier
15 29 (1.27%) User Experience
16 28 (1.23%) Algorithms
17 25 (1.10%) Client/Server
17 25 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 24 (1.05%) EMC VNX
19 20 (0.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 480 (21.09%) Linux
2 458 (20.12%) Windows
3 327 (14.37%) Unix
4 164 (7.21%) Windows Server
5 109 (4.79%) Solaris
6 101 (4.44%) AIX
7 78 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 71 (3.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 69 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 50 (2.20%) Apple iOS
11 44 (1.93%) Android
12 37 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (1.05%) Windows 7
14 22 (0.97%) HPUX
15 17 (0.75%) zOS
16 14 (0.62%) CoreOS
17 12 (0.53%) CentOS
18 11 (0.48%) Mac OS X
18 11 (0.48%) Ubuntu
19 10 (0.44%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (14.63%) ITIL
3 298 (13.09%) SOA
4 230 (10.11%) Presales
5 218 (9.58%) Analytics
6 207 (9.09%) DevOps
7 197 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
8 192 (8.44%) Scrum
9 182 (8.00%) CRM
10 170 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
10 170 (7.47%) E-Commerce
10 170 (7.47%) TOGAF
11 167 (7.34%) Open Source
12 164 (7.21%) Software Engineering
13 161 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
14 151 (6.63%) Project Management
15 145 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
16 138 (6.06%) TDD
17 137 (6.02%) SDLC
18 132 (5.80%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 648 (28.47%) SQL
2 630 (27.68%) Java
3 266 (11.69%) JavaScript
4 152 (6.68%) PowerShell
5 146 (6.41%) C#
6 144 (6.33%) Python
7 113 (4.96%) Shell Script
8 90 (3.95%) PHP
9 69 (3.03%) VBA
10 63 (2.77%) RPG
11 58 (2.55%) Perl
12 55 (2.42%) C++
13 52 (2.28%) COBOL
14 48 (2.11%) C
15 46 (2.02%) JCL
16 38 (1.67%) R
17 32 (1.41%) Bash Shell
18 31 (1.36%) Delphi
18 31 (1.36%) T-SQL
19 27 (1.19%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 319 (14.02%) Degree
2 131 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 92 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 85 (3.73%) ISEB
5 67 (2.94%) PMI Certification
6 65 (2.86%) PMP
7 45 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 41 (1.80%) ISTQB
9 34 (1.49%) MCSE
10 32 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 29 (1.27%) CISSP
11 29 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 26 (1.14%) LPIC
13 23 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
13 23 (1.01%) MBA
14 21 (0.92%) CCNA
15 20 (0.88%) MCSA
16 19 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (0.75%) MCITP
18 16 (0.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (3.82%) SLA
2 72 (3.16%) QA
3 32 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 26 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 22 (0.97%) PMO
7 21 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
8 20 (0.88%) COBIT
8 20 (0.88%) GPG13
9 17 (0.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 14 (0.62%) Data Quality
11 10 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (0.31%) MiFID
13 6 (0.26%) FATCA
14 4 (0.18%) Def Stans
14 4 (0.18%) MISRA
14 4 (0.18%) MISRA C
15 3 (0.13%) GCP
15 3 (0.13%) SEPA
15 3 (0.13%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 233 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 150 (6.59%) Active Directory
3 89 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 59 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
5 57 (2.50%) Docker
6 52 (2.28%) NFS
7 50 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
8 46 (2.02%) SRDF
9 43 (1.89%) KVM
9 43 (1.89%) vSphere
10 41 (1.80%) Xen
11 35 (1.54%) Firmware
12 22 (0.97%) XenApp
13 21 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
14 20 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
15 17 (0.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 12 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (0.44%) Apache Flume
17 10 (0.44%) VMware ESX
18 9 (0.40%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 125 (5.49%) Tivoli
2 89 (3.91%) Puppet
3 88 (3.87%) Nagios
4 76 (3.34%) SCCM
5 70 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
6 67 (2.94%) NetBackup
7 55 (2.42%) QRadar
8 52 (2.28%) Backup Exec
9 48 (2.11%) Ansible
9 48 (2.11%) SCOM
10 46 (2.02%) SCVMM
11 41 (1.80%) Control-M
12 37 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 31 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 30 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
15 26 (1.14%) Data Guard
16 24 (1.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
16 24 (1.05%) Graphite
17 20 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
17 20 (0.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 759 (33.35%) Oracle
2 483 (21.22%) Microsoft
3 309 (13.58%) VMware
4 297 (13.05%) HP
5 219 (9.62%) Cisco
6 166 (7.29%) EMC
7 147 (6.46%) NetApp
8 127 (5.58%) Citrix
8 127 (5.58%) SAP
9 123 (5.40%) Cognos
10 120 (5.27%) TIBCO
11 110 (4.83%) Red Hat
12 108 (4.75%) Google
13 91 (4.00%) Dell
14 89 (3.91%) CA
15 80 (3.51%) CheckPoint
16 77 (3.38%) hybris
17 69 (3.03%) Juniper
18 67 (2.94%) Intel
19 66 (2.90%) BMC
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits, 29 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £71500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
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City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Codex
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Rullion
Posted: 2 days ago