Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 129 127
Rank change year-on-year +25 -2 -56
Permanent jobs citing IBM 89 88 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.52% 1.97% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 5.23% 4.02% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 64 72 75
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - +9.52%
10th Percentile £41,500 £32,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £79,625 £67,500 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 1,701 2,188 2,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 48.11% 49.06% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,298 1,784 1,618
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,575 £25,925
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +12 51 £55,000 - 4
Hatfield +1 16 £70,000 +15.23% 2
St Albans +23 11 £50,000 +28.21% 2
Borehamwood +12 4 £47,500 +72.73%
Stevenage +8 3 £60,000 - 3
Hitchin - 2 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -13 1 £52,500 +64.06%
IBM
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 40 (44.94%) Microsoft
2 38 (42.70%) Oracle
3 35 (39.33%) VMware
3 35 (39.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (38.20%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (34.83%) WebSphere
5 31 (34.83%) SQL
5 31 (34.83%) Linux
6 27 (30.34%) Unix
7 26 (29.21%) Java
8 25 (28.09%) Windows
9 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (25.84%) Active Directory
11 19 (21.35%) Web Services
11 19 (21.35%) Degree
12 18 (20.22%) Internet
13 17 (19.10%) WebLogic
13 17 (19.10%) PowerShell
13 17 (19.10%) Line Management
14 16 (17.98%) VMware ESXi
14 16 (17.98%) DNS
15 15 (16.85%) Replication
15 15 (16.85%) Coaching
15 15 (16.85%) Hybrid Cloud
16 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
16 14 (15.73%) Migration
16 14 (15.73%) Debian
16 14 (15.73%) SAN
16 14 (15.73%) J2EE
16 14 (15.73%) Puppet

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 31 (34.83%) WebSphere
2 17 (19.10%) WebLogic
3 14 (15.73%) OpenStack
4 11 (12.36%) GlassFish
5 10 (11.24%) JBoss
5 10 (11.24%) MQSeries
5 10 (11.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (8.99%) Tomcat
7 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
9 2 (2.25%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) CPLEX
1 2 (2.25%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 35 (39.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (38.20%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (14.61%) IaaS
4 12 (13.48%) PaaS
4 12 (13.48%) SaaS
5 10 (11.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (11.24%) Google Analytics
6 8 (8.99%) Office 365
7 7 (7.87%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (7.87%) OneDrive
7 7 (7.87%) Yammer
8 3 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) Internet
2 16 (17.98%) DNS
3 14 (15.73%) Reverse Proxy
3 14 (15.73%) SAN
4 13 (14.61%) Firewall
4 13 (14.61%) TCP/IP
5 11 (12.36%) VPN
6 6 (6.74%) Network Security
7 4 (4.49%) ATM
7 4 (4.49%) DHCP
8 3 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.37%) Kerberos
8 3 (3.37%) SSH
8 3 (3.37%) VoIP
8 3 (3.37%) VSAN
8 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.12%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.62%) DB2
6 4 (4.49%) Cognos Connection
6 4 (4.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (3.37%) Big Data
8 2 (2.25%) BigQuery
9 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.12%) MS Access
9 1 (1.12%) Power BI
9 1 (1.12%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.87%) Eclipse
2 7 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.87%) JIRA
2 7 (7.87%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (2.25%) Hudson
3 2 (2.25%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.12%) Maven
4 1 (1.12%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.12%) Selenium
4 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
1 8 (8.99%) French Language
1 8 (8.99%) German Language
1 8 (8.99%) Swedish Language
2 6 (6.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Architect
2 14 (15.73%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (12.36%) Team Leader
3 11 (12.36%) Unix Team Leader
4 10 (11.24%) Conversion Specialist
4 10 (11.24%) Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Data Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Data Centre Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Lead Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) Web Services
2 14 (15.73%) J2EE
3 10 (11.24%) ActiveMQ
3 10 (11.24%) CSS
3 10 (11.24%) EJB
3 10 (11.24%) EJB 3.0
3 10 (11.24%) HornetQ
3 10 (11.24%) HTML
3 10 (11.24%) Java EE
3 10 (11.24%) Java SE
3 10 (11.24%) JMS
3 10 (11.24%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (8.99%) Spring
5 7 (7.87%) Hibernate
5 7 (7.87%) jQuery
5 7 (7.87%) LDAP
5 7 (7.87%) SailPoint
6 4 (4.49%) Middleware
7 3 (3.37%) JTS
7 3 (3.37%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Hybrid Cloud
1 15 (16.85%) Replication
2 12 (13.48%) Data Centre
3 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (11.24%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (11.24%) User Experience
5 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.87%) PKI
6 6 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (5.62%) Fintech
8 4 (4.49%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (4.49%) Mainframe
9 3 (3.37%) DataPower
9 3 (3.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (3.37%) iSeries
9 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.25%) Algorithms
10 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
11 1 (1.12%) Clustering
11 1 (1.12%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.83%) Linux
2 27 (30.34%) Unix
3 25 (28.09%) Windows
4 14 (15.73%) Debian
5 12 (13.48%) Ubuntu
6 10 (11.24%) AIX
7 7 (7.87%) Apple iOS
7 7 (7.87%) Windows 10
7 7 (7.87%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.49%) zOS
10 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.12%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.10%) Line Management
3 15 (16.85%) Coaching
4 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
4 14 (15.73%) Migration
5 13 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
6 11 (12.36%) Presales
6 11 (12.36%) SOA
7 10 (11.24%) Analytical Thinking
7 10 (11.24%) Analytics
7 10 (11.24%) B2C
7 10 (11.24%) Data Analysis
7 10 (11.24%) Deployment Automation
7 10 (11.24%) Identity Access Management
7 10 (11.24%) Web Development
8 9 (10.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
9 8 (8.99%) MVC
10 7 (7.87%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.83%) SQL
2 26 (29.21%) Java
3 17 (19.10%) PowerShell
4 12 (13.48%) Shell Script
5 11 (12.36%) Python
6 10 (11.24%) Bash Shell
6 10 (11.24%) JavaScript
7 8 (8.99%) AWK
8 7 (7.87%) Groovy
9 4 (4.49%) Assembly Language
9 4 (4.49%) COBOL
10 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) AWS Certification
2 8 (8.99%) CISSP
3 6 (6.74%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.37%) CCDA
4 3 (3.37%) CCDP
4 3 (3.37%) CCNA
4 3 (3.37%) CCNP
4 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.25%) MPhil
5 2 (2.25%) PhD
5 2 (2.25%) Postgraduate
5 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.12%) MCSA
6 1 (1.12%) MCSE
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (25.84%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.98%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (14.61%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (10.11%) vSphere
6 8 (8.99%) XenApp
7 7 (7.87%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (7.87%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 7 (7.87%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.49%) Docker
9 3 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (3.37%) VMware NSX
10 1 (1.12%) Ceph
10 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) Puppet
2 10 (11.24%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.99%) SCCM
3 8 (8.99%) Tivoli
4 7 (7.87%) AirWatch
4 7 (7.87%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (7.87%) IBM BigFix
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 7 (7.87%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (3.37%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.37%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.37%) vRealize
6 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
7 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.12%) SCOM
7 1 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (44.94%) Microsoft
2 38 (42.70%) Oracle
3 35 (39.33%) VMware
4 13 (14.61%) Google
5 10 (11.24%) NetApp
5 10 (11.24%) Optimizely
6 8 (8.99%) Citrix
7 7 (7.87%) Altiris
7 7 (7.87%) CA
7 7 (7.87%) EMC
7 7 (7.87%) Ivanti
7 7 (7.87%) MobileIron
7 7 (7.87%) Novell
7 7 (7.87%) Ping Identity
7 7 (7.87%) Sun
8 6 (6.74%) Cisco
9 5 (5.62%) Cognos
9 5 (5.62%) SAP
10 4 (4.49%) Rackspace
11 2 (2.25%) PTC