Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 July 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
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 127 114
Rank change year-on-year +34 -13 -46
Permanent jobs citing IBM 11 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.77% 0.42% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 0.88% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 18
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,500 £44,500 £39,625
90th Percentile £60,500 £65,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.33% +13.16% -3.06%

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 Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 635 912 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 44.53% 47.40% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 539 707 684
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £24,700 £25,000 £23,575
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +5.88%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Essex

IBM
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for IBM in Essex

IBM
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Essex over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Essex

IBM
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Brentwood +20 5 - - 1
Chelmsford - 1 £35,000 -
IBM
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for IBM.

1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) SaaS
2 4 (36.36%) Business Transformation
2 4 (36.36%) IaaS
2 4 (36.36%) Decision-Making
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) EDI
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Process Management
3 3 (27.27%) Break/Fix
3 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) iSeries
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 2 (18.18%) PowerHA
4 2 (18.18%) Firmware
4 2 (18.18%) Replication
4 2 (18.18%) SQL

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) IaaS
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSTest
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) EDI
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iSeries
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Transformation
1 4 (36.36%) Decision-Making
2 3 (27.27%) Break/Fix
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Process Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware
2 2 (18.18%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) HP
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware