Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 130 111
Rank change year-on-year +30 -19 -36
Permanent jobs citing IBM 109 83 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.63% 2.01% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 5.51% 4.43% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 85 64 71
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £28,325 £35,000
90th Percentile £79,500 £72,750 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.24% -6.67% +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 1,977 1,874 2,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 47.64% 45.42% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,482 1,571 1,723
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +46 67 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Hatfield -8 25 £65,000 +8.33% 3
St Albans +8 10 £50,000 +28.21%
Hemel Hempstead +13 3 - -
Stevenage - 3 - - 3
IBM
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 55 (50.46%) Linux
2 48 (44.04%) VMware
3 46 (42.20%) Oracle
4 44 (40.37%) Microsoft
5 41 (37.61%) SQL
5 41 (37.61%) WebSphere
6 35 (32.11%) Java
7 34 (31.19%) Web Services
7 34 (31.19%) Unix
8 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (29.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (29.36%) Amazon AWS
9 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
9 26 (23.85%) Tomcat
10 24 (22.02%) Relational Database
11 23 (21.10%) Git (software)
11 23 (21.10%) J2EE
12 22 (20.18%) Eclipse
12 22 (20.18%) JIRA
12 22 (20.18%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (20.18%) Jenkins
12 22 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (19.27%) Enterprise Software
13 21 (19.27%) Spring
13 21 (19.27%) Windows
14 20 (18.35%) MVC
14 20 (18.35%) OpenStack
15 19 (17.43%) Rational Team Concert
15 19 (17.43%) Hibernate
15 19 (17.43%) jQuery

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 41 (37.61%) WebSphere
2 26 (23.85%) Tomcat
3 20 (18.35%) OpenStack
4 13 (11.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (10.09%) GlassFish
6 10 (9.17%) WebLogic
7 9 (8.26%) MQSeries
8 8 (7.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (6.42%) JBoss
10 4 (3.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (3.67%) Apache
10 4 (3.67%) Apache Solr
11 3 (2.75%) CMS
11 3 (2.75%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (1.83%) Commerce Server
12 2 (1.83%) ThingWorx
13 1 (0.92%) Mule
13 1 (0.92%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Windchill
2 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Magento
2 2 (1.83%) Maximo
3 1 (0.92%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.92%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 32 (29.36%) Amazon AWS
1 32 (29.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (14.68%) IaaS
3 15 (13.76%) PaaS
3 15 (13.76%) SaaS
4 10 (9.17%) Google Analytics
5 6 (5.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.75%) Boomi
6 3 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.83%) Office 365
8 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.92%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.92%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.76%) Firewall
1 15 (13.76%) SAN
2 13 (11.93%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.09%) DNS
4 10 (9.17%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (9.17%) Internet
4 10 (9.17%) Network Security
4 10 (9.17%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (6.42%) VoIP
5 7 (6.42%) VPN
5 7 (6.42%) VSAN
5 7 (6.42%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.67%) DHCP
7 3 (2.75%) Kerberos
7 3 (2.75%) SNMP
7 3 (2.75%) SSH
8 2 (1.83%) HTTP
8 2 (1.83%) SSL
9 1 (0.92%) ATM
9 1 (0.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.02%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.34%) DB2
4 4 (3.67%) Big Data
5 3 (2.75%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.83%) GIS
6 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.92%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (0.92%) Endeca
7 1 (0.92%) MySQL
7 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.92%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 23 (21.10%) Git (software)
2 22 (20.18%) Eclipse
2 22 (20.18%) Jenkins
2 22 (20.18%) JIRA
3 19 (17.43%) Rational Team Concert
4 4 (3.67%) Subversion
5 3 (2.75%) Ant
5 3 (2.75%) JUnit
5 3 (2.75%) Log4j
5 3 (2.75%) Mockito
5 3 (2.75%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (2.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.83%) Selenium
7 1 (0.92%) Firebug
7 1 (0.92%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.92%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.92%) The Grinder
7 1 (0.92%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (11.01%) Retail
2 6 (5.50%) French Language
2 6 (5.50%) German Language
2 6 (5.50%) Swedish Language
3 4 (3.67%) Finance
4 3 (2.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (27.52%) Developer
2 24 (22.02%) Architect
2 24 (22.02%) Java Developer
3 23 (21.10%) Senior Developer
4 21 (19.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (17.43%) Infrastructure Architect
6 13 (11.93%) Team Leader
7 12 (11.01%) Unix Team Leader
8 8 (7.34%) Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Cisco Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (6.42%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (6.42%) Conversion Specialist
9 7 (6.42%) Lead Architect
9 7 (6.42%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (6.42%) Network Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Designer
10 5 (4.59%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.19%) Web Services
2 23 (21.10%) J2EE
3 21 (19.27%) Spring
4 19 (17.43%) Hibernate
4 19 (17.43%) jQuery
5 14 (12.84%) HTML
6 12 (11.01%) JSON
6 12 (11.01%) Middleware
7 10 (9.17%) CSS
7 10 (9.17%) JMS
8 9 (8.26%) EJB
8 9 (8.26%) Java EE
8 9 (8.26%) SOAP
9 8 (7.34%) REST
10 7 (6.42%) XML
11 6 (5.50%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (5.50%) EJB 3.0
11 6 (5.50%) Java SE
11 6 (5.50%) Velocity
11 6 (5.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (16.51%) Data Centre
2 18 (16.51%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (13.76%) Replication
4 12 (11.01%) User Experience
5 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.42%) iSeries
7 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.50%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
7 6 (5.50%) Private Cloud
8 5 (4.59%) DataPower
8 5 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (3.67%) Mainframe
10 3 (2.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (2.75%) Driving Licence
10 3 (2.75%) e-Health
11 2 (1.83%) Fintech
12 1 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 55 (50.46%) Linux
2 34 (31.19%) Unix
3 21 (19.27%) Windows
4 18 (16.51%) Debian
5 17 (15.60%) AIX
6 12 (11.01%) Ubuntu
7 11 (10.09%) Windows Server
8 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (6.42%) Solaris
10 5 (4.59%) CoreOS
10 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.75%) HPUX
12 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (18.35%) MVC
4 18 (16.51%) E-Commerce
5 15 (13.76%) Mentoring
5 15 (13.76%) Migration
6 13 (11.93%) DevOps
6 13 (11.93%) Line Management
7 12 (11.01%) Load Balancing
8 11 (10.09%) Coaching
8 11 (10.09%) Data Analysis
8 11 (10.09%) Presales
9 10 (9.17%) Analytics
9 10 (9.17%) B2C
9 10 (9.17%) Information Security
9 10 (9.17%) Web Development
10 9 (8.26%) SOA
11 7 (6.42%) Analytical Thinking
11 7 (6.42%) Data Privacy
11 7 (6.42%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.61%) SQL
2 35 (32.11%) Java
3 19 (17.43%) Groovy
4 16 (14.68%) PowerShell
4 16 (14.68%) Python
5 14 (12.84%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.01%) Shell Script
7 9 (8.26%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.59%) AWK
9 4 (3.67%) Perl
10 1 (0.92%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.92%) COBOL
10 1 (0.92%) Erlang
10 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) CCDA
2 7 (6.42%) CCDP
2 7 (6.42%) CCNA
2 7 (6.42%) CCNP
2 7 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.67%) AWS Certification
5 3 (2.75%) CISSP
5 3 (2.75%) Master's Degree
5 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) MCSA
6 1 (0.92%) MCSE
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) BS7799
1 3 (2.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.83%) GCP
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) SEPA
System Software
1 22 (20.18%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (16.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
4 13 (11.93%) Docker
5 11 (10.09%) Active Directory
6 9 (8.26%) vSphere
7 7 (6.42%) VMware NSX
8 6 (5.50%) Ceph
9 2 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.83%) XenApp
10 1 (0.92%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (14.68%) Puppet
2 13 (11.93%) Kubernetes
3 7 (6.42%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.42%) SCOrch
3 7 (6.42%) SCVMM
3 7 (6.42%) vRealize
4 5 (4.59%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
5 3 (2.75%) AppManager
5 3 (2.75%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (2.75%) Netcool
6 2 (1.83%) Ansible
6 2 (1.83%) SCCM
6 2 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.83%) Terraform
6 2 (1.83%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.92%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.92%) Grafana
7 1 (0.92%) OpenView
7 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (44.04%) VMware
2 46 (42.20%) Oracle
3 44 (40.37%) Microsoft
4 17 (15.60%) Cisco
5 15 (13.76%) EMC
5 15 (13.76%) NetApp
6 13 (11.93%) Google
7 10 (9.17%) Optimizely
8 6 (5.50%) SAP
9 5 (4.59%) hybris
9 5 (4.59%) TIBCO
10 4 (3.67%) Blue Martini
10 4 (3.67%) Demandware
10 4 (3.67%) Elastic Path
10 4 (3.67%) Rackspace
11 3 (2.75%) ATG
11 3 (2.75%) CA
11 3 (2.75%) Micro Focus
11 3 (2.75%) MuleSoft
11 3 (2.75%) PTC