The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 73 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 49 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.68% 2.96% 2.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.55% 5.02% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 42 27 26
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
883 916 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.33% 58.87% 55.54%
Number of salaries quoted 810 782 771
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IBM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IBM Salary Trend in Birmingham

IBM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 51 (47.66%) Oracle
2 36 (33.64%) HP
3 33 (30.84%) Microsoft
4 29 (27.10%) SAP
5 26 (24.30%) Project Management
6 25 (23.36%) Documentum
6 25 (23.36%) SharePoint
6 25 (23.36%) Content Management
7 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (20.56%) EMC
9 21 (19.63%) SC Cleared
9 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
10 20 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (17.76%) VMware
12 18 (16.82%) Data Management
12 18 (16.82%) Middleware
12 18 (16.82%) Informatica
12 18 (16.82%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (15.89%) Cisco
13 17 (15.89%) NetApp
13 17 (15.89%) Enterprise Architecture
14 16 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (13.08%) Hyper-V
15 14 (13.08%) Document Management
15 14 (13.08%) Finance
15 14 (13.08%) Java
16 13 (12.15%) ITIL
16 13 (12.15%) ETL
16 13 (12.15%) MS Excel
16 13 (12.15%) Open Text

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 25 (23.36%) SharePoint
1 25 (23.36%) Documentum
2 13 (12.15%) Alfresco
3 8 (7.48%) WebSphere
4 7 (6.54%) FileNet
4 7 (6.54%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.67%) JBoss
5 5 (4.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.87%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.87%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.93%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.93%) AquaLogic
7 1 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.93%) CICS
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (0.93%) Maximo
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) NetScaler
1 8 (7.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (2.80%) SAN
3 2 (1.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) VLAN
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.54%) DB2
4 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.80%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.93%) Toad
2 1 (0.93%) Lombardi
General
1 14 (13.08%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Retail
3 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.67%) Banking
5 4 (3.74%) Advertising
6 3 (2.80%) Legal
6 3 (2.80%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.93%) Automotive
8 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (29.91%) Consultant
2 26 (24.30%) Architect
3 20 (18.69%) Analyst
4 12 (11.21%) Programme Manager
5 7 (6.54%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Management Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) Hyperion Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) Solutions Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Management Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Solutions Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.74%) Administrator
8 4 (3.74%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.74%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (3.74%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.82%) Middleware
2 7 (6.54%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (6.54%) .NET
3 6 (5.61%) Java EE
4 5 (4.67%) Spring
4 5 (4.67%) HTML
4 5 (4.67%) JMS
4 5 (4.67%) CSS
4 5 (4.67%) JSP
4 5 (4.67%) Servlets
4 5 (4.67%) Struts
4 5 (4.67%) Web Services
4 5 (4.67%) XML
5 1 (0.93%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Life Science
2 7 (6.54%) EPoS
3 6 (5.61%) Data Integration
3 6 (5.61%) FlexPod
3 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.67%) iSeries
4 5 (4.67%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.67%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.67%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.74%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (3.74%) LPAR
6 1 (0.93%) Open Source
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.48%) UNIX
1 8 (7.48%) Linux
2 6 (5.61%) Windows
3 4 (3.74%) AIX
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.93%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.93%) HPUX
5 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) Project Management
2 25 (23.36%) Content Management
3 23 (21.50%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (18.69%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (16.82%) Data Management
6 17 (15.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (13.08%) Document Management
8 13 (12.15%) Business Analysis
8 13 (12.15%) ETL
8 13 (12.15%) ITIL
9 12 (11.21%) PRINCE
9 12 (11.21%) Portfolio Management
9 12 (11.21%) Master Data Management
10 8 (7.48%) Change Control
10 8 (7.48%) ERP
10 8 (7.48%) SOA
11 7 (6.54%) CRM
11 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.54%) Process Management
11 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.08%) Java
2 10 (9.35%) SQL
3 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.87%) RPG
4 2 (1.87%) RPG IV
5 1 (0.93%) C++
5 1 (0.93%) COBOL
5 1 (0.93%) VBScript
5 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.93%) JCL
5 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) SC Cleared
1 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.15%) Degree
3 11 (10.28%) VTSP
4 10 (9.35%) MCSE
4 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.48%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (6.54%) ISEB
7 6 (5.61%) CCNP
7 6 (5.61%) CCDP
7 6 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (5.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.67%) MCITP
8 5 (4.67%) CCEE
8 5 (4.67%) VCP5
8 5 (4.67%) VCAP
8 5 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.93%) ACCA
9 1 (0.93%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (14.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (13.08%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.48%) XenApp
3 8 (7.48%) XenDesktop
3 8 (7.48%) vSphere
4 5 (4.67%) vCloud
5 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) XenMobile
2 7 (6.54%) SCOrch
3 3 (2.80%) Control-M
4 2 (1.87%) SCCM
4 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.93%) WSUS
5 1 (0.93%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.93%) yum
5 1 (0.93%) Foglight
Vendors
1 51 (47.66%) Oracle
2 36 (33.64%) HP
3 33 (30.84%) Microsoft
4 29 (27.10%) SAP
5 22 (20.56%) EMC
6 19 (17.76%) VMware
7 18 (16.82%) Informatica
8 17 (15.89%) Cisco
8 17 (15.89%) NetApp
9 13 (12.15%) Open Text
10 12 (11.21%) Teradata
11 11 (10.28%) Citrix
12 7 (6.54%) Adobe
12 7 (6.54%) TIBCO
12 7 (6.54%) Stellent
13 6 (5.61%) Pega
13 6 (5.61%) Talend
13 6 (5.61%) Hyperion
14 5 (4.67%) BEA
14 5 (4.67%) Sybase
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