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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 106 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 23 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.14% 2.98% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 6.21% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 46 27
Average salary £45,000 £42,875 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.95% +7.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £73,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +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
886 853 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.04% 47.89% 58.07%
Number of salaries quoted 755 776 724
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 5 February 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (38.89%) VMware
2 19 (35.19%) Windows
3 17 (31.48%) NetApp
4 14 (25.93%) WebSphere
4 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
5 13 (24.07%) Oracle
5 13 (24.07%) ITIL
6 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.37%) Java
8 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (16.67%) SAN
9 9 (16.67%) Analytics
10 8 (14.81%) Big Data
10 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
11 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
11 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
12 6 (11.11%) Symantec
12 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 6 (11.11%) Citrix
12 6 (11.11%) Web Services
12 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 6 (11.11%) Degree
12 6 (11.11%) Software Delivery
13 5 (9.26%) Ext JS
13 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
13 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
13 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
13 5 (9.26%) HTML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (25.93%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.56%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) Alfresco
5 2 (3.70%) CMS
5 2 (3.70%) Liferay
5 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.85%) Maximo
2 1 (1.85%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.85%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (9.26%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) FlexRay
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) Big Data
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) DataStage
4 1 (1.85%) Informix
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.85%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.85%) Power BI
4 1 (1.85%) QlikView
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Java Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Software Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) J2EE Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Cognos Developer
8 2 (3.70%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
2 5 (9.26%) Ext JS
2 5 (9.26%) HTML
2 5 (9.26%) J2EE
2 5 (9.26%) JSP
2 5 (9.26%) Middleware
3 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (3.70%) jQuery
4 2 (3.70%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) iSeries
3 3 (5.56%) DataPower
4 2 (3.70%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.85%) FMCG
5 1 (1.85%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.26%) Linux
4 4 (7.41%) AIX
4 4 (7.41%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) CentOS
5 1 (1.85%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.67%) Analytics
4 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 4 (7.41%) SDLC
5 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.56%) Validation
7 2 (3.70%) Content Management
7 2 (3.70%) ETL
7 2 (3.70%) Logistics
7 2 (3.70%) Migration
7 2 (3.70%) Open Source
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.70%) Presales
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) SOA
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.85%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) Java
2 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) C
4 1 (1.85%) C++
4 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.85%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) R
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) RHCE
4 1 (1.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) vSphere
4 2 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.85%) Nagios
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) VMware
2 17 (31.48%) NetApp
3 13 (24.07%) Oracle
4 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.11%) Citrix
5 6 (11.11%) Symantec
6 5 (9.26%) BEA
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco
7 4 (7.41%) Cognos
8 2 (3.70%) EMC
8 2 (3.70%) FatWire
8 2 (3.70%) HP
8 2 (3.70%) Informatica
8 2 (3.70%) MuleSoft
8 2 (3.70%) OpenText
8 2 (3.70%) Vignette
9 1 (1.85%) Brocade
9 1 (1.85%) Greenplum
9 1 (1.85%) Tableau
9 1 (1.85%) Veeam
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits (call for details)
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