Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 115 122
Rank change year-on-year +26 +7 -18
Permanent jobs citing IBM 10 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.79% 0.40% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 0.80% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 11
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +41.18% -22.73%
10th Percentile £44,750 £36,925 £38,750
90th Percentile £55,250 £71,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year +6.80% -5.50% +3.81%

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 525 753 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 41.67% 50.30% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 403 615 628
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
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 21 October 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 - 5 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £55,000 - 1
IBM
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) EDI
2 4 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 4 (40.00%) IaaS
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 3 (30.00%) Break/Fix
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Process Management
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) iSeries
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Replication
4 2 (20.00%) Firmware
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) DB2

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 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) IaaS
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Integration Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) EDI
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) iSeries
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Transformation
1 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (30.00%) Break/Fix
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Firmware
2 2 (20.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) HP
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics