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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 65 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 72 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.02% 2.51% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 8.30% 5.37% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 31
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
867 876 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.41% 46.77% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 687 759 810
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 60 (41.38%) Oracle
2 42 (28.97%) Microsoft
3 41 (28.28%) Linux
4 37 (25.52%) SAP
5 34 (23.45%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (22.07%) UNIX
7 31 (21.38%) SharePoint
7 31 (21.38%) Documentum
7 31 (21.38%) Content Management
8 30 (20.69%) VMware
9 28 (19.31%) Business Objects
9 28 (19.31%) AIX
10 27 (18.62%) Windows
11 26 (17.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (17.93%) Teradata
12 25 (17.24%) Java
13 23 (15.86%) Mainframe
13 23 (15.86%) Business Analysis
14 22 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (14.48%) SQL
15 21 (14.48%) HP
16 20 (13.79%) Project Management
16 20 (13.79%) WebSphere
17 19 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (13.10%) Solaris
18 18 (12.41%) Web Services
18 18 (12.41%) Informatica
18 18 (12.41%) PRINCE
18 18 (12.41%) SC Cleared
18 18 (12.41%) Security Cleared

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (21.38%) SharePoint
1 31 (21.38%) Documentum
2 20 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 16 (11.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (10.34%) MQSeries
4 15 (10.34%) CICS
5 13 (8.97%) SAS
5 13 (8.97%) Alfresco
6 5 (3.45%) JBoss
7 3 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.07%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.38%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.69%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 17 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.97%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Maximo
1 1 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.59%) SAN
2 6 (4.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.76%) HTTP
3 4 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.07%) DNS
4 3 (2.07%) VPN
4 3 (2.07%) DHCP
4 3 (2.07%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.38%) Firewall
5 2 (1.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.72%) DB2
3 13 (8.97%) Pentaho
3 13 (8.97%) QlikView
4 8 (5.52%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.45%) Base SAS
5 5 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (1.38%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Toad
2 1 (0.69%) Lombardi
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (12.41%) Finance
2 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.07%) Electronics
2 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.38%) Banking
3 2 (1.38%) Advertising
4 1 (0.69%) Retail
4 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Private Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Marketing
4 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (24.83%) Consultant
2 27 (18.62%) Architect
3 18 (12.41%) Programme Manager
3 18 (12.41%) Technical Consultant
4 17 (11.72%) Analyst
5 13 (8.97%) Administrator
6 11 (7.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 10 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.90%) Solutions Analyst
8 8 (5.52%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.52%) SAS BI Consultant
9 6 (4.14%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.14%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.14%) Data Centre Architect
9 6 (4.14%) UNIX Administrator
10 5 (3.45%) IT Sales Executive
10 5 (3.45%) Sales Executive
11 4 (2.76%) Service Architect
11 4 (2.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.41%) Web Services
2 15 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (10.34%) ISPF
3 3 (2.07%) XML
4 2 (1.38%) XSLT
4 2 (1.38%) Middleware
4 2 (1.38%) XACML
5 1 (0.69%) Spring
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.69%) JMS
5 1 (0.69%) HTML
5 1 (0.69%) CSS
5 1 (0.69%) JSP
5 1 (0.69%) Servlets
5 1 (0.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.86%) Mainframe
2 15 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 13 (8.97%) Visualisation
4 11 (7.59%) EPoS
5 7 (4.83%) LPAR
6 4 (2.76%) Life Science
7 3 (2.07%) Clustering
7 3 (2.07%) iSeries
7 3 (2.07%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.69%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.69%) DTV
9 1 (0.69%) HACMP
9 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.28%) Linux
2 32 (22.07%) UNIX
3 28 (19.31%) AIX
4 27 (18.62%) Windows
5 19 (13.10%) Solaris
6 15 (10.34%) MVS
7 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.69%) OS/390
10 1 (0.69%) zOS
10 1 (0.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.45%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (21.38%) Content Management
3 26 (17.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (15.86%) Business Analysis
5 22 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (13.79%) Project Management
7 18 (12.41%) PRINCE
7 18 (12.41%) Portfolio Management
7 18 (12.41%) Master Data Management
7 18 (12.41%) Data Management
8 16 (11.03%) SOA
8 16 (11.03%) ITIL
9 15 (10.34%) Analytics
10 13 (8.97%) Business Analytics
10 13 (8.97%) Open Source
10 13 (8.97%) Document Management
11 11 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
12 10 (6.90%) PRINCE2
13 8 (5.52%) Data Visualisation
14 6 (4.14%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.24%) Java
2 21 (14.48%) SQL
3 15 (10.34%) Perl
3 15 (10.34%) JCL
4 13 (8.97%) Python
4 13 (8.97%) R
5 7 (4.83%) COBOL
6 3 (2.07%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.07%) C++
7 1 (0.69%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.69%) RPG
7 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.41%) SC Cleared
1 18 (12.41%) Security Cleared
1 18 (12.41%) Degree
2 13 (8.97%) DV Cleared
3 9 (6.21%) ISEB
4 5 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.07%) MCITP
6 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.07%) MCSE
7 2 (1.38%) CCNA
7 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.38%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.28%) vSphere
3 8 (5.52%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.14%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.14%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.07%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (11.72%) Tivoli
2 6 (4.14%) SCCM
3 5 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 5 (3.45%) Control-M
4 4 (2.76%) Foglight
5 3 (2.07%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.69%) yum
7 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (41.38%) Oracle
2 42 (28.97%) Microsoft
3 37 (25.52%) SAP
4 30 (20.69%) VMware
5 28 (19.31%) Business Objects
6 26 (17.93%) Teradata
7 21 (14.48%) HP
8 18 (12.41%) Informatica
9 15 (10.34%) Cognos
9 15 (10.34%) NetApp
10 14 (9.66%) EMC
10 14 (9.66%) Cisco
11 13 (8.97%) Tableau
11 13 (8.97%) OpenText
12 9 (6.21%) Dell
13 8 (5.52%) Cloudera
14 7 (4.83%) 3PAR
15 6 (4.14%) Red Hat
16 5 (3.45%) Fujitsu
16 5 (3.45%) Hitachi
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
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