Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 January 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 125 72
Rank change year-on-year +6 -53 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 88 93 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.97% 2.12% 3.63%
As % of the Vendors category 4.03% 4.48% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 72 75 121
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,183 2,076 2,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 48.87% 47.22% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,780 1,611 2,138
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,725 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Hertfordshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for IBM in Hertfordshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Hertfordshire

IBM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Watford -9 32 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Hatfield +15 30 £60,750 +5.65% 6
Welwyn Garden City -8 11 £32,000 -39.05%
St Albans - 5 £39,000 - 1
Rickmansworth -8 4 £71,250 -5.00%
Borehamwood - 2 £27,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -13 1 - - 2
Stevenage - 1 - - 4
IBM
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 44 (50.00%) SQL
1 44 (50.00%) Unix
2 37 (42.05%) Linux
3 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
3 35 (39.77%) Degree
4 34 (38.64%) Web Services
4 34 (38.64%) Oracle
5 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 33 (37.50%) SOAP
6 32 (36.36%) REST
7 28 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (26.14%) Finance
9 22 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (23.86%) Cognos
10 21 (23.86%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (23.86%) T-SQL
10 21 (23.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (23.86%) NetApp
10 21 (23.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (23.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (23.86%) Power BI
11 20 (22.73%) ETL Development
11 20 (22.73%) Inmon Methodology
11 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (22.73%) Kimball Methodology
11 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2014
11 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2016
11 20 (22.73%) Unit Testing
11 20 (22.73%) PowerShell
11 20 (22.73%) MDX

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 19 (21.59%) WebLogic
2 18 (20.45%) OpenStack
3 14 (15.91%) CMS
4 13 (14.77%) WebSphere
5 10 (11.36%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (10.23%) Apache
7 8 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (6.82%) Tomcat
9 5 (5.68%) JBoss
10 4 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (3.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (3.41%) MQSeries
12 2 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
13 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Maximo
2 2 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) G Suite
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) DNS
1 17 (19.32%) Firewall
2 11 (12.50%) SAN
2 11 (12.50%) VPN
3 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.23%) Internet
4 9 (10.23%) NAS
5 2 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.86%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (23.86%) Power BI
2 21 (23.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 21 (23.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (22.73%) MS Access
3 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (19.32%) SAP Data Services
5 12 (13.64%) MySQL
5 12 (13.64%) SAP BW
6 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.68%) Data Mining
8 5 (5.68%) Hadoop
8 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
8 5 (5.68%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.55%) DB2
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.68%) Ant
3 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.55%) JIRA
3 4 (4.55%) JUnit
3 4 (4.55%) Subversion
4 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.41%) Log4j
4 3 (3.41%) Maven
4 3 (3.41%) Mockito
4 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.14%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.14%) TestRail
General
1 23 (26.14%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Back Office
2 11 (12.50%) Military
3 7 (7.95%) Advertising
4 5 (5.68%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.14%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) Electronics
6 1 (1.14%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Developer
2 20 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 11 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 10 (11.36%) Administrator
4 10 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (11.36%) Unix Administrator
4 10 (11.36%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 8 (9.09%) Architect
6 7 (7.95%) DBA
6 7 (7.95%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (7.95%) Oracle Specialist
6 7 (7.95%) SOA Specialist
7 6 (6.82%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Middleware Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Operations Team Leader
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (38.64%) Web Services
2 33 (37.50%) SOAP
3 32 (36.36%) REST
4 20 (22.73%) .NET
4 20 (22.73%) MDX
5 18 (20.45%) Middleware
6 14 (15.91%) XML
7 11 (12.50%) J2EE
8 7 (7.95%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (7.95%) XML Messaging
9 6 (6.82%) JSP
9 6 (6.82%) Servlets
10 5 (5.68%) Ajax
10 5 (5.68%) EJB
10 5 (5.68%) JDBC
10 5 (5.68%) JSTL
11 4 (4.55%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.55%) HTML
11 4 (4.55%) Spring
11 4 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.68%) Blog
3 5 (5.68%) Fintech
4 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) AS400
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.14%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.00%) Unix
2 37 (42.05%) Linux
3 17 (19.32%) Windows
4 15 (17.05%) Solaris
5 12 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 10 (11.36%) AIX
6 10 (11.36%) CoreOS
6 10 (11.36%) Debian
6 10 (11.36%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.55%) Android
7 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.41%) HPUX
9 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (23.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (22.73%) Data Modelling
4 20 (22.73%) Database Tuning
4 20 (22.73%) ETL
4 20 (22.73%) ETL Development
4 20 (22.73%) Inmon Methodology
4 20 (22.73%) Kimball Methodology
4 20 (22.73%) Unit Testing
5 18 (20.45%) Open Source
6 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (14.77%) Process Improvement
8 11 (12.50%) Document Management
8 11 (12.50%) Network Management
8 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 10 (11.36%) Configuration Management
9 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (11.36%) Mathematics
9 10 (11.36%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (23.86%) T-SQL
3 20 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 20 (22.73%) VBA
4 17 (19.32%) Java
4 17 (19.32%) Python
5 8 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 8 (9.09%) Perl
5 8 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.95%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.68%) C
7 5 (5.68%) C++
8 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.27%) Jython
10 1 (1.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (39.77%) Degree
2 11 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.14%) MCSA
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.45%) SLA
2 11 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 11 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.45%) Ceph
2 14 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (12.50%) vSphere
4 10 (11.36%) Docker
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (17.05%) Puppet
2 10 (11.36%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (6.82%) Tivoli
4 5 (5.68%) Cobbler
5 3 (3.41%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (2.27%) MOM
7 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.14%) OpenView
7 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
2 34 (38.64%) Oracle
3 21 (23.86%) Cognos
3 21 (23.86%) NetApp
4 19 (21.59%) SAP
5 14 (15.91%) VMware
6 11 (12.50%) Adobe
6 11 (12.50%) Xerox
7 9 (10.23%) Juniper
8 5 (5.68%) Intel
8 5 (5.68%) NVIDIA
9 4 (4.55%) Apple
10 3 (3.41%) ATG
10 3 (3.41%) Blue Martini
10 3 (3.41%) Elastic Path
11 2 (2.27%) Demandware
11 2 (2.27%) hybris
12 1 (1.14%) AppDynamics
12 1 (1.14%) Google
12 1 (1.14%) Tableau