Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 November 2017 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 264 196
Rank change year-on-year -23 -68 -6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 860 964 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.14% 1.27% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 3.02% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 671 703 1166
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £39,000 £38,750 £42,313
90th Percentile £96,250 £99,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32559 31914 39468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.34% 41.97% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24717 26978 32903
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in London

IBM
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IBM in London

IBM
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in London

IBM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Central London -8 138 £62,500 +0.21% 16
South London +14 28 £50,000 -2.44% 1
West London -13 28 £57,500 -4.17% 4
East London -4 7 £72,500 +20.83% 2
North London +7 5 £70,000 +21.74%
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for IBM.

1 312 (36.28%) Java
2 307 (35.70%) Finance
3 301 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 245 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
5 236 (27.44%) Oracle
6 203 (23.60%) WebSphere
7 185 (21.51%) Windows
8 176 (20.47%) SQL
9 152 (17.67%) Linux
10 145 (16.86%) Banking
10 145 (16.86%) DevOps
11 141 (16.40%) .NET
12 140 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
13 135 (15.70%) SQL Server
14 133 (15.47%) VMware
15 123 (14.30%) Unix
16 114 (13.26%) Amazon AWS
17 111 (12.91%) Active Directory
18 109 (12.67%) Degree
19 101 (11.74%) E-Commerce
20 99 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
21 98 (11.40%) HP
22 90 (10.47%) Middleware
22 90 (10.47%) ITIL
22 90 (10.47%) PaaS
23 88 (10.23%) Puppet
23 88 (10.23%) Open Source
23 88 (10.23%) JIRA
23 88 (10.23%) Analytics
24 87 (10.12%) Docker

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 203 (23.60%) WebSphere
2 79 (9.19%) Tomcat
3 50 (5.81%) MS Exchange
4 48 (5.58%) Apache
5 47 (5.47%) WebLogic
6 40 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 38 (4.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 37 (4.30%) IIS
9 34 (3.95%) CMS
9 34 (3.95%) Confluence
10 26 (3.02%) Liferay
11 23 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 23 (2.67%) OpenStack
12 22 (2.56%) MQSeries
13 19 (2.21%) JBoss
13 19 (2.21%) SharePoint
14 18 (2.09%) Apache Spark
14 18 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (2.09%) IBM Notes
15 16 (1.86%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 52 (6.05%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (4.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.93%) SPSS
5 5 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.58%) SPSS Modeler
6 3 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.23%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.23%) Stata
8 1 (0.12%) HipChat
8 1 (0.12%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 20 (2.33%) BusinessWorks
1 20 (2.33%) Unica
2 16 (1.86%) NetSuite
2 16 (1.86%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 15 (1.74%) Cognos TM1
4 12 (1.40%) Magento
5 10 (1.16%) HFM
5 10 (1.16%) SAP BPC
6 9 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
7 7 (0.81%) Eloqua
7 7 (0.81%) Temenos T24
8 6 (0.70%) Cognos Planning
8 6 (0.70%) Hyperion Planning
9 5 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
11 3 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 140 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (13.26%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (10.47%) PaaS
4 72 (8.37%) IaaS
5 57 (6.63%) Office 365
5 57 (6.63%) SaaS
6 48 (5.58%) IBM Cloud
7 36 (4.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 26 (3.02%) Bluemix
9 25 (2.91%) Azure Active Directory
10 22 (2.56%) Boomi
11 11 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (1.16%) GitHub
13 9 (1.05%) OpenShift
13 9 (1.05%) SuccessFactors
14 7 (0.81%) iPaaS
15 6 (0.70%) BPaaS
15 6 (0.70%) CloudBees
15 6 (0.70%) SoftLayer
15 6 (0.70%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 78 (9.07%) SAN
2 63 (7.33%) Firewall
3 58 (6.74%) DNS
4 57 (6.63%) VPN
5 51 (5.93%) DHCP
6 38 (4.42%) NetScaler
7 30 (3.49%) WAN
8 27 (3.14%) Internet
8 27 (3.14%) TCP/IP
9 25 (2.91%) Ethernet
10 23 (2.67%) BGP
11 22 (2.56%) DMZ
12 21 (2.44%) IPv4
13 20 (2.33%) Unified Communications
14 17 (1.98%) Wireless
15 16 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (1.86%) HTTP
15 16 (1.86%) IPv6
15 16 (1.86%) NAS
16 15 (1.74%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 64 (7.44%) Big Data
3 47 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 46 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (5.12%) MySQL
6 34 (3.95%) DB2
6 34 (3.95%) MongoDB
7 32 (3.72%) Hadoop
8 29 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (3.02%) NoSQL
10 24 (2.79%) IBM InfoSphere
11 22 (2.56%) RDBMS
11 22 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
13 18 (2.09%) Oracle Database
14 17 (1.98%) DataStage
15 12 (1.40%) Apache Hive
15 12 (1.40%) Data Mining
15 12 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 88 (10.23%) JIRA
2 78 (9.07%) Jenkins
3 59 (6.86%) Git (software)
4 43 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 35 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 33 (3.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 32 (3.72%) Subversion
8 28 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (3.14%) Maven
10 23 (2.67%) JUnit
11 18 (2.09%) Eclipse
12 17 (1.98%) SoapUI
13 15 (1.74%) Selenium
14 14 (1.63%) AppScan
15 12 (1.40%) Artifactory
15 12 (1.40%) HP UFT
16 11 (1.28%) Cucumber
16 11 (1.28%) GitLab
16 11 (1.28%) Visual Studio
17 10 (1.16%) JMeter
General
1 307 (35.70%) Finance
2 145 (16.86%) Banking
3 66 (7.67%) Retail
4 36 (4.19%) Investment Banking
5 34 (3.95%) Marketing
6 29 (3.37%) Telecoms
7 28 (3.26%) Financial Institution
8 20 (2.33%) Manufacturing
9 19 (2.21%) Electronics
10 18 (2.09%) Front Office
11 16 (1.86%) Back Office
12 14 (1.63%) Retail Banking
13 9 (1.05%) Advertising
14 8 (0.93%) Legal
15 7 (0.81%) French Language
15 7 (0.81%) German Language
16 5 (0.58%) Prime Brokerage
17 4 (0.47%) Automotive
17 4 (0.47%) Games
18 3 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 186 (21.63%) Architect
2 173 (20.12%) Developer
3 108 (12.56%) Consultant
4 103 (11.98%) Analyst
5 87 (10.12%) Solutions Architect
6 85 (9.88%) Java Developer
7 68 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 54 (6.28%) Senior Developer
9 37 (4.30%) Cloud Architect
10 35 (4.07%) Integration Architect
10 35 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
11 33 (3.84%) Support Analyst
12 29 (3.37%) Cloud Engineer
12 29 (3.37%) Senior Architect
13 27 (3.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
14 26 (3.02%) Applications Support
15 25 (2.91%) Azure Engineer
15 25 (2.91%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 24 (2.79%) Systems Engineer
16 24 (2.79%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (16.40%) .NET
2 90 (10.47%) Middleware
3 77 (8.95%) J2EE
4 65 (7.56%) XML
5 63 (7.33%) HTML
6 60 (6.98%) CSS
7 58 (6.74%) Node.js
8 57 (6.63%) Web Services
9 55 (6.40%) Spring
10 54 (6.28%) REST
11 48 (5.58%) SOAP
12 44 (5.12%) IBM Integration Bus
13 43 (5.00%) JSON
13 43 (5.00%) RESTful
14 37 (4.30%) AngularJS
15 36 (4.19%) Java EE
16 33 (3.84%) HTML5
17 32 (3.72%) .NET Framework
18 29 (3.37%) XMPP
19 27 (3.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (8.37%) Data Centre
3 57 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (5.47%) DataPower
5 42 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 36 (4.19%) Clustering
7 34 (3.95%) Fintech
8 33 (3.84%) Management Information System
9 26 (3.02%) N-Tier
10 25 (2.91%) AS400
10 25 (2.91%) Client/Server
11 24 (2.79%) SWIFT
12 22 (2.56%) Mainframe
13 20 (2.33%) User Experience
14 18 (2.09%) Private Cloud
15 17 (1.98%) Data Structures
15 17 (1.98%) iSeries
16 16 (1.86%) IBM Mainframe
17 15 (1.74%) EMC VMAX
17 15 (1.74%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 185 (21.51%) Windows
2 152 (17.67%) Linux
3 123 (14.30%) Unix
4 71 (8.26%) Windows Server
5 36 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (3.84%) Solaris
7 33 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (2.56%) Android
9 21 (2.44%) Mac OS X
10 19 (2.21%) Apple iOS
11 17 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (1.63%) AIX
12 14 (1.63%) OS/390
13 6 (0.70%) CoreOS
13 6 (0.70%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.58%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.47%) CentOS
15 4 (0.47%) SUSE
16 3 (0.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (16.86%) DevOps
3 101 (11.74%) E-Commerce
4 99 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
5 90 (10.47%) ITIL
6 88 (10.23%) Analytics
6 88 (10.23%) Open Source
7 81 (9.42%) Scrum
8 80 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
9 78 (9.07%) TDD
10 73 (8.49%) TOGAF
11 70 (8.14%) BDD
11 70 (8.14%) SOA
12 67 (7.79%) Change Management
13 62 (7.21%) CRM
14 56 (6.51%) SDLC
15 52 (6.05%) Continuous Delivery
15 52 (6.05%) Presales
16 49 (5.70%) MVC
17 48 (5.58%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 312 (36.28%) Java
2 176 (20.47%) SQL
3 85 (9.88%) JavaScript
4 71 (8.26%) Python
5 59 (6.86%) C#
6 51 (5.93%) PowerShell
7 45 (5.23%) C++
8 40 (4.65%) Shell Script
9 33 (3.84%) PHP
10 29 (3.37%) Perl
11 22 (2.56%) C
12 21 (2.44%) Scala
13 18 (2.09%) Bash Shell
14 16 (1.86%) VB
15 15 (1.74%) RPG
16 14 (1.63%) R
17 13 (1.51%) VBA
18 10 (1.16%) RPG IV
18 10 (1.16%) T-SQL
18 10 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 109 (12.67%) Degree
2 22 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (2.33%) CISSP
4 17 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (1.63%) ISEB
6 13 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.40%) A+ Certification
7 12 (1.40%) CCNP
8 11 (1.28%) CISM
8 11 (1.28%) MCSE
8 11 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (1.16%) CCA
9 10 (1.16%) CCNA
9 10 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (1.16%) MCSA
10 8 (0.93%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.93%) PhD
11 7 (0.81%) CCIE
11 7 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.42%) QA
2 34 (3.95%) Data Quality
3 29 (3.37%) SLA
4 19 (2.21%) COBIT
5 8 (0.93%) PSD2
6 7 (0.81%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.58%) FATCA
8 5 (0.58%) MiFID
9 4 (0.47%) GCP
10 3 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.35%) GDPR
10 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.23%) SEPA
12 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 15288
12 1 (0.12%) PMO
12 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 111 (12.91%) Active Directory
2 87 (10.12%) Docker
3 85 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (5.00%) XenApp
5 42 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 25 (2.91%) vSphere
7 22 (2.56%) XenDesktop
8 17 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (1.63%) Virtual Desktop
9 14 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
9 14 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (1.28%) VMware NSX
10 11 (1.28%) XenServer
11 8 (0.93%) Firmware
12 7 (0.81%) NFS
13 5 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 5 (0.58%) vCloud
14 4 (0.47%) KVM
14 4 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 3 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 88 (10.23%) Puppet
2 57 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (5.00%) Ansible
4 42 (4.88%) Tivoli
5 35 (4.07%) Kubernetes
6 17 (1.98%) Nagios
7 16 (1.86%) SCCM
8 14 (1.63%) Backup Exec
8 14 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
8 14 (1.63%) Tivoli NetView
8 14 (1.63%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 12 (1.40%) Cacti
9 12 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (1.28%) HP Data Protector
10 11 (1.28%) HP SIM
10 11 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
11 10 (1.16%) NetBackup
11 10 (1.16%) Terraform
11 10 (1.16%) vRealize
12 9 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 301 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 236 (27.44%) Oracle
3 133 (15.47%) VMware
4 98 (11.40%) HP
5 84 (9.77%) Google
6 76 (8.84%) Cisco
6 76 (8.84%) TIBCO
7 75 (8.72%) Citrix
8 66 (7.67%) Dell
8 66 (7.67%) SAP
9 46 (5.35%) Cognos
9 46 (5.35%) hybris
9 46 (5.35%) Salesforce.com
10 41 (4.77%) CA
10 41 (4.77%) EMC
11 37 (4.30%) Red Hat
12 35 (4.07%) Splunk
13 34 (3.95%) MuleSoft
14 32 (3.72%) NetApp
15 29 (3.37%) Informatica