The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 42 33 43
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10  
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.63% 5.42% 3.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 10.76% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 17
Median salary £51,250 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.15% +52.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £25,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% -3.22%  

IBM is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 168 316 307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 53.00% 50.40% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 149 244 264
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing IBM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Slough

IBM
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for IBM in Slough

IBM
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Slough over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in Slough

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for IBM.

1 15 (62.50%) HP
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) SAN
3 8 (33.33%) XML
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) ETL
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) RPG
5 6 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (25.00%) Middleware
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) XML Messaging
5 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (25.00%) iSeries
5 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (25.00%) RPG IV
5 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.83%) FortiGate
6 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
6 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (12.50%) PBX
4 3 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.33%) VersionOne
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 6 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support
4 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) XML
2 6 (25.00%) Middleware
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (25.00%) XML Messaging
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) Java EE
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (25.00%) iSeries
2 3 (12.50%) iPad
2 3 (12.50%) iPhone
2 3 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Phone
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) ETL
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.67%) Presales
7 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (8.33%) Change Management
8 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
8 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
8 2 (8.33%) Data Management
8 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps
8 2 (8.33%) Master Data Management
8 2 (8.33%) Open Source
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
9 1 (4.17%) Business Performance Management
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
9 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) RPG
2 6 (25.00%) RPG IV
3 4 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) FortiGate
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) HP
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.67%) Dell
5 4 (16.67%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 3 (12.50%) Kaspersky
6 3 (12.50%) Xerox
7 2 (8.33%) CA
7 2 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (8.33%) Informatica
7 2 (8.33%) Talend
7 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow