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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 97 84 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 30 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.36% 1.97% 2.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 3.53% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 39
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £53,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
1195 1219 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.24% 55.97% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1098 751
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 26 (33.77%) Oracle
2 25 (32.47%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (32.47%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
3 23 (29.87%) Finance
4 22 (28.57%) SQL
4 22 (28.57%) ETL
5 21 (27.27%) Cognos
6 19 (24.68%) Cognos TM1
6 19 (24.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 16 (20.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (16.88%) Solvency II
8 13 (16.88%) Project Management
8 13 (16.88%) Data Modelling
8 13 (16.88%) UNIX
8 13 (16.88%) Linux
9 12 (15.58%) Security Cleared
10 11 (14.29%) AIX
10 11 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 11 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 10 (12.99%) Basel II
11 10 (12.99%) Middleware
11 10 (12.99%) SAN
11 10 (12.99%) HP
11 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
11 10 (12.99%) VMware
11 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 11 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.79%) CICS
2 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.90%) FileNet
3 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.60%) LiveCycle
4 2 (2.60%) Confluence
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.30%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.30%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Cognos TM1
1 19 (24.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.30%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) SAN
2 2 (2.60%) NAS
2 2 (2.60%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.30%) MPLS
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) VLAN
3 1 (1.30%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.30%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (10.39%) DB2
6 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.60%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.90%) Toad
3 2 (2.60%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) Maven
3 2 (2.60%) JIRA
3 2 (2.60%) Hudson
3 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (29.87%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
2 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.49%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.90%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Consultant
2 19 (24.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 15 (19.48%) Cognos Consultant
4 12 (15.58%) Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.69%) Administrator
5 9 (11.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.69%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (9.09%) AIX Administrator
7 6 (7.79%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (7.79%) Programmer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) Hyperion Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
8 5 (6.49%) COBOL Programmer
8 5 (6.49%) COBOL Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) Middleware
2 8 (10.39%) .NET
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (6.49%) Java EE
5 3 (3.90%) J2EE
5 3 (3.90%) Web Services
6 2 (2.60%) XML
6 2 (2.60%) XSLT
6 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.60%) Spring
6 2 (2.60%) JSF
6 2 (2.60%) SOAP
6 2 (2.60%) COM
6 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.30%) CSS
7 1 (1.30%) JSP
7 1 (1.30%) Servlets
7 1 (1.30%) HTML
7 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) LPAR
2 6 (7.79%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (7.79%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.49%) Data Integration
3 5 (6.49%) iSeries
4 4 (5.19%) AS400
5 3 (3.90%) Open Source
5 3 (3.90%) HACMP
6 2 (2.60%) CLARiiON
6 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (1.30%) VSAM
7 1 (1.30%) Celerra
7 1 (1.30%) Social Media
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) UNIX
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 11 (14.29%) AIX
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 5 (6.49%) Solaris
5 4 (5.19%) HPUX
6 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (28.57%) ETL
3 13 (16.88%) Data Modelling
3 13 (16.88%) Project Management
4 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (11.69%) SOA
6 7 (9.09%) ITIL
7 6 (7.79%) ERP
7 6 (7.79%) Data Management
7 6 (7.79%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (7.79%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (6.49%) Performance Management
8 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.49%) Use Case
8 5 (6.49%) Business Development
8 5 (6.49%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (6.49%) EAI
8 5 (6.49%) CRM
9 4 (5.19%) Migration
10 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.57%) SQL
2 9 (11.69%) Java
3 6 (7.79%) COBOL
3 6 (7.79%) JCL
4 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.90%) VB
5 2 (2.60%) Groovy
5 2 (2.60%) Scala
5 2 (2.60%) Clojure
6 1 (1.30%) VBA
6 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.30%) PHP
6 1 (1.30%) C
6 1 (1.30%) C#
6 1 (1.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) VTSP
3 1 (1.30%) CCEE
3 1 (1.30%) CCAA
3 1 (1.30%) CCIA
3 1 (1.30%) CCNP
3 1 (1.30%) CCDP
3 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CCEA
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.30%) SNIA Certification
3 1 (1.30%) SCSE
3 1 (1.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) Solvency II
2 10 (12.99%) Basel II
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.60%) XenApp
4 1 (1.30%) XenServer
4 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) CA Endevor
2 3 (3.90%) YUM
2 3 (3.90%) Foglight
3 1 (1.30%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.30%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Oracle
2 25 (32.47%) Microsoft
3 21 (27.27%) Cognos
4 10 (12.99%) HP
4 10 (12.99%) VMware
5 9 (11.69%) NetApp
6 5 (6.49%) TIBCO
6 5 (6.49%) Talend
6 5 (6.49%) SAP
6 5 (6.49%) EMC
6 5 (6.49%) Hyperion
6 5 (6.49%) Cisco
6 5 (6.49%) Informatica
7 4 (5.19%) Citrix
8 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.60%) Open Text
9 2 (2.60%) webMethods
9 2 (2.60%) Twitter
9 2 (2.60%) Brocade
9 2 (2.60%) Fujitsu
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago