Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Certification
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1182 1249 1229
Rank change year-on-year +67 -20 +76
Permanent jobs citing IBM Certification 1 15 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.008% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.002% 0.028% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 63
UK median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -37.50% +14.29%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -30.00% -13.42%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43216 52862 59889
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.43% 26.81% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33253 42717 47530
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -

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 2 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 19 August 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 +70 1 £45,000 +20.00%
London +27 1 £45,000 -32.08%

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus

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