Period
to 23 October 2020

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 October 2020 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 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 277 286 282
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 +16
Permanent jobs citing IBM 200 632 842
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.01% 1.16% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 2.84% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 193 523 651
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +11.33%
10th Percentile £41,500 £38,650 £41,250
90th Percentile £113,000 £100,000 £107,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.76% +10.00%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,331 22,235 27,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.11% 40.77% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5,847 17,224 21,945
Median annual salary £66,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.83% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in London

IBM
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IBM in London.

Salary trend for IBM in London

IBM
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2020.

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 October 2020. 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 +60 43 £70,000 +12.00% 7
West London +78 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
South London +25 3 £57,750 -6.85%
East London +9 1 £52,500 -19.23% 2
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for IBM.

1 103 (51.50%) Finance
2 63 (31.50%) Microsoft
3 61 (30.50%) AWS
4 60 (30.00%) Azure
5 57 (28.50%) Oracle
5 57 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (27.50%) SAP
7 51 (25.50%) WebSphere
8 49 (24.50%) DevOps
9 48 (24.00%) Java
9 48 (24.00%) Linux
10 43 (21.50%) SQL
11 36 (18.00%) Google
12 35 (17.50%) Cisco
12 35 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (17.50%) Kubernetes
13 34 (17.00%) Firewall
14 32 (16.00%) Active Directory
14 32 (16.00%) Internet
14 32 (16.00%) GCP
14 32 (16.00%) Docker
15 31 (15.50%) Microsoft Office
16 28 (14.00%) Windows
16 28 (14.00%) IBM Cloud
17 27 (13.50%) Scrum
17 27 (13.50%) Banking
17 27 (13.50%) Marketing
18 26 (13.00%) Office 365
18 26 (13.00%) SQL Server
18 26 (13.00%) Red Hat

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 51 (25.50%) WebSphere
2 25 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 20 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 19 (9.50%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (6.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 8 (4.00%) CMS
7 6 (3.00%) Apache Spark
7 6 (3.00%) Confluence
7 6 (3.00%) JBoss
7 6 (3.00%) Red Hat Fuse
8 5 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.00%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.50%) FileNet
10 3 (1.50%) Hyperledger
10 3 (1.50%) IIS
11 2 (1.00%) Apache
11 2 (1.00%) Appian
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.50%) Documentum
Applications
1 31 (15.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Maximo
2 3 (1.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.50%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.50%) Magento
4 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 61 (30.50%) AWS
2 60 (30.00%) Azure
3 32 (16.00%) GCP
4 28 (14.00%) IBM Cloud
5 26 (13.00%) Office 365
6 22 (11.00%) PaaS
7 19 (9.50%) OpenShift
8 9 (4.50%) Serverless
9 8 (4.00%) Power Platform
10 6 (3.00%) SaaS
11 5 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (2.50%) Amazon EKS
11 5 (2.50%) GitHub
12 4 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (2.00%) Boomi
12 4 (2.00%) IaaS
13 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
13 2 (1.00%) Apigee
13 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (1.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.00%) Firewall
2 32 (16.00%) Internet
3 17 (8.50%) FTP
4 16 (8.00%) SAN
5 14 (7.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (6.50%) SSH
7 11 (5.50%) Network Security
8 5 (2.50%) DNS
9 3 (1.50%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.50%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.00%) Intranet
10 2 (1.00%) SNMP
10 2 (1.00%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.50%) DHCP
11 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.50%) LAN
11 1 (0.50%) VPN
11 1 (0.50%) WAN
11 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (5.00%) DB2
6 8 (4.00%) Big Data
6 8 (4.00%) Power BI
7 7 (3.50%) Tableau
8 6 (3.00%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.00%) OLAP
8 6 (3.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (3.00%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.50%) Essbase
9 5 (2.50%) MySQL
9 5 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.50%) Star Schema
10 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.00%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.50%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 13 (6.50%) JIRA
2 8 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (3.00%) Maven
4 5 (2.50%) Ant
5 4 (2.00%) GitLab
5 4 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (2.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.00%) ER Studio
6 2 (1.00%) ERwin
6 2 (1.00%) GDB
6 2 (1.00%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (1.00%) JMeter
6 2 (1.00%) Sourcetree
7 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.50%) Selenium
7 1 (0.50%) Subversion
7 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 103 (51.50%) Finance
2 27 (13.50%) Banking
2 27 (13.50%) Marketing
3 25 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 24 (12.00%) Electronics
4 24 (12.00%) Public Sector
4 24 (12.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.00%) Law
6 4 (2.00%) Retail
7 3 (1.50%) International Banking
8 2 (1.00%) French Language
8 2 (1.00%) Front Office
8 2 (1.00%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (23.00%) Developer
2 38 (19.00%) Architect
3 25 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 19 (9.50%) Cloud Architect
5 18 (9.00%) Java Architect
6 17 (8.50%) Operations Engineer
6 17 (8.50%) Technical Architect
7 16 (8.00%) AWS Architect
7 16 (8.00%) Integration Developer
7 16 (8.00%) Java Technical Architect
8 14 (7.00%) AWS DevOps
8 14 (7.00%) DevOps Architect
9 13 (6.50%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.50%) Middleware Developer
11 9 (4.50%) Data Architect
12 8 (4.00%) Analyst
12 8 (4.00%) Consultant
12 8 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.50%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.50%) Middleware
2 23 (11.50%) Java EE
3 19 (9.50%) Spring
4 17 (8.50%) Spring Boot
4 17 (8.50%) Spring Cloud
5 14 (7.00%) Web Services
6 13 (6.50%) .NET
7 12 (6.00%) HTML
7 12 (6.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (5.00%) CSS
8 10 (5.00%) REST
8 10 (5.00%) SOAP
9 8 (4.00%) JSON
10 7 (3.50%) AngularJS
10 7 (3.50%) JDBC
11 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.00%) CSS3
11 6 (3.00%) HTML5
11 6 (3.00%) Node.js
11 6 (3.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.00%) Public Cloud
2 19 (9.50%) Cloud Native
3 18 (9.00%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (8.50%) Data Centre
5 12 (6.00%) Management Information System
6 11 (5.50%) Virtual Team
7 10 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (3.50%) SWIFT
11 4 (2.00%) iSeries
12 3 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (1.00%) EMC VMAX
13 2 (1.00%) EMC VNX
13 2 (1.00%) HP Storage
13 2 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
13 2 (1.00%) IBM XIV
13 2 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (24.00%) Linux
2 28 (14.00%) Windows
3 22 (11.00%) Unix
4 20 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.50%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.00%) AIX
7 2 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Android
8 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (24.50%) DevOps
3 35 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (13.50%) Scrum
5 25 (12.50%) Analytics
5 25 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 25 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
5 25 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 24 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
6 24 (12.00%) Identity Management
6 24 (12.00%) Microservices
6 24 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 24 (12.00%) SIEM
7 23 (11.50%) Migration
8 19 (9.50%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (9.50%) Re-Platforming
9 18 (9.00%) Project Delivery
9 18 (9.00%) SDLC
9 18 (9.00%) Thought Leadership
10 16 (8.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.00%) Java
2 43 (21.50%) SQL
3 25 (12.50%) Python
4 21 (10.50%) Shell Script
5 16 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (7.00%) C#
7 12 (6.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.50%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.00%) Go
9 8 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.50%) Perl
11 5 (2.50%) Scala
12 4 (2.00%) C
12 4 (2.00%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.00%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.50%) Ruby
14 2 (1.00%) COBOL
14 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.50%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (12.00%) SANS
2 21 (10.50%) Degree
3 9 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.00%) CCNA
4 8 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.00%) MCITP
4 8 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.50%) Master's Degree
5 5 (2.50%) PhD
6 1 (0.50%) MCSE
6 1 (0.50%) RHCE
6 1 (0.50%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.00%) QA
3 5 (2.50%) SLA
4 2 (1.00%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 32 (16.00%) Active Directory
1 32 (16.00%) Docker
2 11 (5.50%) vSphere
3 5 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.50%) HDFS
6 2 (1.00%) NFS
7 1 (0.50%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.50%) Squid
7 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (17.50%) Kubernetes
2 24 (12.00%) QRadar
3 13 (6.50%) Ansible
4 9 (4.50%) Terraform
5 8 (4.00%) Puppet
6 7 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (3.00%) Tivoli
7 6 (3.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.00%) Netcool
8 4 (2.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 3 (1.50%) Control-M
9 3 (1.50%) Kibana
10 2 (1.00%) Grafana
10 2 (1.00%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.00%) WMI
11 1 (0.50%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.50%) Nagios
11 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (31.50%) Microsoft
2 57 (28.50%) Oracle
3 55 (27.50%) SAP
4 36 (18.00%) Google
5 35 (17.50%) Cisco
6 26 (13.00%) Red Hat
7 25 (12.50%) CyberArk
8 24 (12.00%) ArcSight
8 24 (12.00%) BeyondTrust
8 24 (12.00%) Bomgar
8 24 (12.00%) CheckPoint
8 24 (12.00%) LogRhythm
8 24 (12.00%) NetWitness
8 24 (12.00%) Palo Alto
8 24 (12.00%) Splunk
8 24 (12.00%) Thycotic
9 20 (10.00%) VMware
10 17 (8.50%) HP
11 13 (6.50%) TIBCO
12 11 (5.50%) ServiceNow