The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 50 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.52% 0.74% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £80,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.19%
IBM
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
184 182 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 56.10% 67.16% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 179 170 77
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

IBM
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

IBM Salary Trend in Bedford

IBM
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Bedford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM.

1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) Logistics
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Process Management
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
6 1 (11.11%) LDAP
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) AIX

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) IPsec
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) LPAR
2 1 (11.11%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Process Management
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) PowerHA
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (11.11%) MOM
1 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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