Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Certification
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1190 1168 1269
Rank change year-on-year -22 +101 -32
Permanent jobs citing IBM Certification 3 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.007% 0.025% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
UK median annual salary £50,000 £19,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +156.41% -69.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £47,500 £18,750 £44,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £80,000 £68,375
UK excluding London median annual salary - £19,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -51.25% -33.33%

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 41,612 43,158 56,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.47% 25.20% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31,841 34,005 45,426
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.18% +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
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 23 April 2018. 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 -41 3 £50,000 +156.41% 1
UK excluding London -30 2 - - 1
North of England - 2 - - 1
London -18 1 £50,000 -28.57%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing IBM Certification 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 with a requirement for IBM Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) QA

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) QMS
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Acronis
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) VMware