Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Certification
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1206 1207 1297
Rank change year-on-year +1 +90 -14
Permanent jobs citing IBM Certification 5 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.008% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.012% 0.030% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 21
UK median annual salary £46,250 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.14% -41.67% +13.21%
10th Percentile £26,625 £18,750 £43,000
90th Percentile £51,375 £54,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £19,500 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -44.29% -30.00% +11.11%

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 43206 49488 60078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.99% 26.15% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33198 39694 48014
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM Certification in the UK

IBM Certification
Top 6 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 24 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
England +34 5 £46,250 +32.14%
London +4 3 £47,500 -20.83%
UK excluding London +41 2 £19,500 -44.29%
North of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £19,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) Presales
3 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 3 (60.00%) nginx
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Acronis
3 3 (60.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) QMS
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008

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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) nginx
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
1 3 (60.00%) QMS
2 1 (20.00%) Balanced Scorecard
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSA
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCA
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) VCP5
3 1 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Acronis
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
3 3 (60.00%) Sophos
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
3 3 (60.00%) Veritas
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) 3Com
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (20.00%) IronPort
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
5 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL