Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 122 110
Rank change year-on-year +24 -12 -41
Permanent jobs citing IBM 112 96 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.85% 2.18% 2.55%
As % of the Vendors category 5.98% 4.57% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 82 77 84
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £41,500 £32,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £79,875 £67,500 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 1,872 2,099 2,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 47.72% 47.72% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,372 1,754 1,705
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,325 £26,750
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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +38 68 £55,000 - 4
Hatfield -5 20 £70,000 +16.67% 2
St Albans +16 13 £50,000 +28.21%
Hemel Hempstead +16 3 - -
Stevenage +12 3 - - 2
Borehamwood - 2 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -40 1 £52,500 +64.06%
IBM
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 54 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 52 (46.43%) VMware
3 50 (44.64%) Linux
4 43 (38.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (38.39%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (36.61%) Oracle
6 38 (33.93%) SQL
7 35 (31.25%) WebSphere
8 33 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (29.46%) Unix
9 31 (27.68%) Java
10 29 (25.89%) Windows
11 27 (24.11%) Web Services
11 27 (24.11%) VMware ESXi
12 25 (22.32%) OpenStack
13 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
14 22 (19.64%) Degree
14 22 (19.64%) Tomcat
14 22 (19.64%) Hybrid Cloud
15 21 (18.75%) PowerShell
16 20 (17.86%) IaaS
16 20 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (16.96%) Puppet
17 19 (16.96%) SaaS
17 19 (16.96%) PaaS
17 19 (16.96%) Line Management
17 19 (16.96%) Hyper-V
17 19 (16.96%) Debian
17 19 (16.96%) Firewall
18 18 (16.07%) Python

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 35 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 25 (22.32%) OpenStack
3 22 (19.64%) Tomcat
4 16 (14.29%) GlassFish
5 12 (10.71%) WebLogic
6 11 (9.82%) JBoss
7 10 (8.93%) MQSeries
7 10 (8.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (8.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (6.25%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.68%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.79%) Commerce Server
11 2 (1.79%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Windchill
2 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.89%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 43 (38.39%) Amazon AWS
1 43 (38.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (17.86%) IaaS
3 19 (16.96%) PaaS
3 19 (16.96%) SaaS
4 13 (11.61%) Google Analytics
5 10 (8.93%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (7.14%) Office 365
7 7 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (6.25%) OneDrive
7 7 (6.25%) Yammer
8 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.96%) Firewall
2 18 (16.07%) TCP/IP
3 17 (15.18%) SAN
4 16 (14.29%) DNS
5 14 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 11 (9.82%) Internet
6 11 (9.82%) VPN
7 9 (8.04%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (8.04%) Network Security
8 7 (6.25%) VSAN
9 6 (5.36%) VoIP
9 6 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (3.57%) ATM
10 4 (3.57%) DHCP
11 3 (2.68%) Kerberos
11 3 (2.68%) SNMP
11 3 (2.68%) SSH
12 2 (1.79%) HTTP
12 2 (1.79%) SSL
13 1 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.18%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.14%) DB2
4 4 (3.57%) Big Data
4 4 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.79%) Cognos Connection
5 2 (1.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.89%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (0.89%) GIS
6 1 (0.89%) MS Access
6 1 (0.89%) MySQL
6 1 (0.89%) OLTP
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.89%) Power BI
6 1 (0.89%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.89%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.39%) Eclipse
2 15 (13.39%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.39%) JIRA
2 15 (13.39%) Rational Team Concert
3 3 (2.68%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.89%) Firebug
4 1 (0.89%) Hudson
4 1 (0.89%) JMeter
4 1 (0.89%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.89%) Maven
4 1 (0.89%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.89%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.89%) Selenium
4 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.89%) The Grinder
4 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (9.82%) Retail
2 10 (8.93%) French Language
2 10 (8.93%) German Language
2 10 (8.93%) Swedish Language
3 9 (8.04%) Finance
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (25.00%) Architect
2 23 (20.54%) Infrastructure Architect
3 19 (16.96%) Developer
4 16 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 16 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 16 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (11.61%) Team Leader
5 13 (11.61%) Unix Team Leader
6 10 (8.93%) Cloud Architect
6 10 (8.93%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (8.93%) Conversion Specialist
7 9 (8.04%) Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Lead Architect
8 8 (7.14%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Cisco Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Network Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Service Manager
10 5 (4.46%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.11%) Web Services
2 16 (14.29%) Spring
3 15 (13.39%) Hibernate
3 15 (13.39%) J2EE
3 15 (13.39%) jQuery
4 13 (11.61%) CSS
4 13 (11.61%) HTML
5 12 (10.71%) Java EE
6 10 (8.93%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (8.93%) EJB
6 10 (8.93%) EJB 3.0
6 10 (8.93%) HornetQ
6 10 (8.93%) Java SE
6 10 (8.93%) JMS
6 10 (8.93%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (6.25%) JSON
7 7 (6.25%) Velocity
8 6 (5.36%) Middleware
9 5 (4.46%) IBM Integration Bus
10 4 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Hybrid Cloud
2 18 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 18 (16.07%) Replication
3 16 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (12.50%) User Experience
5 12 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (8.93%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (6.25%) Private Cloud
8 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
8 6 (5.36%) iSeries
8 6 (5.36%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (4.46%) DataPower
9 5 (4.46%) Fintech
10 4 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (3.57%) Mainframe
11 3 (2.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (2.68%) Driving Licence
11 3 (2.68%) e-Health
12 1 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.64%) Linux
2 33 (29.46%) Unix
3 29 (25.89%) Windows
4 19 (16.96%) Debian
5 17 (15.18%) AIX
6 12 (10.71%) Ubuntu
7 9 (8.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (7.14%) Windows Server
9 7 (6.25%) Apple iOS
9 7 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 7 (6.25%) Windows 7
10 6 (5.36%) CoreOS
11 4 (3.57%) zOS
12 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (1.79%) Solaris
14 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (16.96%) Line Management
4 17 (15.18%) E-Commerce
4 17 (15.18%) Migration
5 16 (14.29%) MVC
6 15 (13.39%) Presales
7 14 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 14 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 13 (11.61%) Analytics
8 13 (11.61%) B2C
8 13 (11.61%) Web Development
9 11 (9.82%) DevOps
9 11 (9.82%) SOA
10 10 (8.93%) Analytical Thinking
10 10 (8.93%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (8.04%) Information Security
12 8 (7.14%) ITIL
12 8 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.93%) SQL
2 31 (27.68%) Java
3 21 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 18 (16.07%) Python
5 17 (15.18%) Shell Script
6 15 (13.39%) Groovy
7 13 (11.61%) JavaScript
8 10 (8.93%) Bash Shell
9 9 (8.04%) AWK
10 4 (3.57%) Assembly Language
10 4 (3.57%) COBOL
11 1 (0.89%) Erlang
11 1 (0.89%) Perl
11 1 (0.89%) PHP
11 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) Degree
2 8 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 6 (5.36%) CCDA
3 6 (5.36%) CCDP
3 6 (5.36%) CCNA
3 6 (5.36%) CCNP
3 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.36%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.68%) CISSP
4 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) MCSA
5 1 (0.89%) MCSE
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) BS7799
1 3 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.89%) SEPA
System Software
1 27 (24.11%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (16.96%) Hyper-V
3 18 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (15.18%) Active Directory
5 13 (11.61%) Docker
6 9 (8.04%) vSphere
7 8 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (7.14%) XenApp
8 7 (6.25%) VMware NSX
8 7 (6.25%) XenDesktop
9 6 (5.36%) Ceph
10 1 (0.89%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (16.96%) Puppet
2 13 (11.61%) Kubernetes
3 10 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.14%) SCCM
5 7 (6.25%) AirWatch
5 7 (6.25%) IBM BigFix
5 7 (6.25%) SCOrch
5 7 (6.25%) SCVMM
5 7 (6.25%) vRealize
6 6 (5.36%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (4.46%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
8 3 (2.68%) AppManager
8 3 (2.68%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (2.68%) Netcool
9 2 (1.79%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.89%) Ansible
10 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.89%) OpenView
10 1 (0.89%) SCOM
10 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (48.21%) Microsoft
2 52 (46.43%) VMware
3 41 (36.61%) Oracle
4 16 (14.29%) Cisco
5 15 (13.39%) NetApp
6 14 (12.50%) Google
7 13 (11.61%) EMC
7 13 (11.61%) Optimizely
8 8 (7.14%) Citrix
9 7 (6.25%) Altiris
9 7 (6.25%) Ivanti
9 7 (6.25%) MobileIron
10 5 (4.46%) SAP
11 4 (3.57%) Rackspace
12 3 (2.68%) CA
12 3 (2.68%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.68%) Cognos
12 3 (2.68%) Micro Focus
12 3 (2.68%) NetIQ
12 3 (2.68%) PTC