Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IBM Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Certification
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1190 1213 1277
Rank change year-on-year +23 +64 +22
Permanent jobs citing IBM Certification 2 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.005% 0.030% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 35
UK median annual salary £32,250 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% -37.50% +13.21%
10th Percentile £21,375 £32,000 £37,450
90th Percentile £42,525 £67,250 £65,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £19,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -44.29% -30.00% +2.04%

IBM Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42204 50277 60086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.22% 26.33% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32409 40383 47924
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

IBM Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Certification in the UK

IBM Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IBM Certification in the UK

IBM Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Certification over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM Certification in the UK

IBM Certification
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 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
England +38 2 £32,250 -14.00% 2
UK excluding London +43 1 £19,500 -44.29%
London +25 1 £45,000 -30.77% 2
South West - 1 £19,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing IBM Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IBM Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

IBM Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Balanced Scorecard
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scorecard
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) 3Com
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) VMware