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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 75 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 57 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.82% 1.24% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 5.59% 2.42% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 27
Average salary £52,500 £44,125 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.98% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,225 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -2.22%
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
1020 1031 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.55% 51.22% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 852 887 998
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 4 August 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 65 (45.77%) Oracle
2 50 (35.21%) Microsoft
3 40 (28.17%) Linux
4 38 (26.76%) UNIX
5 35 (24.65%) AIX
6 34 (23.94%) Java
7 33 (23.24%) VMware
8 32 (22.54%) BusinessObjects
8 32 (22.54%) WebSphere
9 28 (19.72%) Solaris
9 28 (19.72%) Web Services
9 28 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (19.01%) Windows
11 26 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (16.90%) SQL
13 22 (15.49%) SharePoint
13 22 (15.49%) Documentum
13 22 (15.49%) Content Management
14 21 (14.79%) Tivoli
14 21 (14.79%) Mainframe
15 20 (14.08%) SAP
16 19 (13.38%) Perl
16 19 (13.38%) MS Excel
16 19 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (12.68%) Business Analysis
17 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
17 18 (12.68%) Degree
18 17 (11.97%) ISPF
18 17 (11.97%) SC Cleared
18 17 (11.97%) Security Cleared

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 32 (22.54%) WebSphere
2 22 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 22 (15.49%) Documentum
3 17 (11.97%) CICS
3 17 (11.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (11.97%) MQSeries
4 15 (10.56%) SAS
5 13 (9.15%) Alfresco
6 9 (6.34%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.82%) JBoss
8 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (13.38%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Maximo
2 1 (0.70%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) SAN
2 4 (2.82%) HTTP
2 4 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.11%) DHCP
3 3 (2.11%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.11%) Firewall
3 3 (2.11%) DNS
3 3 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.41%) IPsec
4 2 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.54%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
3 17 (11.97%) DB2
4 15 (10.56%) QlikView
4 15 (10.56%) Pentaho
5 10 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.63%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 7 (4.93%) Base SAS
8 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.41%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Toad
General
1 11 (7.75%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Retail
3 3 (2.11%) Retail Banking
3 3 (2.11%) Private Banking
3 3 (2.11%) Electronics
3 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.11%) Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Automotive
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (34.51%) Consultant
2 28 (19.72%) Architect
2 28 (19.72%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (7.75%) Administrator
3 11 (7.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 9 (6.34%) Programme Manager
4 9 (6.34%) Analyst
4 9 (6.34%) Java Consultant
5 8 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (5.63%) SAS BI Consultant
6 7 (4.93%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.23%) Applications Support
7 6 (4.23%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) Solutions Analyst
9 4 (2.82%) Backup Engineer
9 4 (2.82%) AWS Consultant
9 4 (2.82%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (2.82%) IT Sales Executive
9 4 (2.82%) Sales Executive
10 3 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.72%) Web Services
2 17 (11.97%) WebSphere MQ
2 17 (11.97%) ISPF
3 11 (7.75%) HTML
4 9 (6.34%) J2EE
4 9 (6.34%) JSP
4 9 (6.34%) Middleware
4 9 (6.34%) Ext JS
5 4 (2.82%) jQuery
6 2 (1.41%) XACML
6 2 (1.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.41%) XML
6 2 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.79%) Mainframe
2 15 (10.56%) Visualisation
3 11 (7.75%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.93%) LPAR
4 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.52%) EPoS
6 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.11%) Clustering
7 3 (2.11%) Life Science
7 3 (2.11%) DataPower
7 3 (2.11%) iSeries
8 1 (0.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.17%) Linux
2 38 (26.76%) UNIX
3 35 (24.65%) AIX
4 28 (19.72%) Solaris
5 27 (19.01%) Windows
6 17 (11.97%) MVS
7 10 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.70%) OS/390
11 1 (0.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (15.49%) Content Management
4 19 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (12.68%) Business Analysis
6 17 (11.97%) SOA
6 17 (11.97%) Analytics
7 15 (10.56%) Open Source
7 15 (10.56%) Business Analytics
8 13 (9.15%) Document Management
8 13 (9.15%) ITIL
9 11 (7.75%) Project Management
9 11 (7.75%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (7.04%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (7.04%) Performance Analysis
11 9 (6.34%) Master Data Management
11 9 (6.34%) Software Delivery
11 9 (6.34%) Portfolio Management
11 9 (6.34%) Data Management
11 9 (6.34%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.94%) Java
2 24 (16.90%) SQL
3 19 (13.38%) Perl
4 17 (11.97%) JCL
5 15 (10.56%) R
5 15 (10.56%) Python
6 10 (7.04%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.34%) JavaScript
7 9 (6.34%) COBOL
8 2 (1.41%) C++
9 1 (0.70%) VB
9 1 (0.70%) VBA
9 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (12.68%) Degree
2 17 (11.97%) SC Cleared
2 17 (11.97%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.15%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.11%) MCITP
5 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.11%) MCSE
5 3 (2.11%) ISEB
6 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.41%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.34%) vSphere
3 8 (5.63%) VMware ESX
4 7 (4.93%) Firmware
5 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.52%) Active Directory
7 3 (2.11%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (14.79%) Tivoli
2 6 (4.23%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.82%) Foglight
4 3 (2.11%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.11%) SCCM
4 3 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.41%) Netcool
5 2 (1.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (1.41%) Control-M
5 2 (1.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 65 (45.77%) Oracle
2 50 (35.21%) Microsoft
3 33 (23.24%) VMware
4 20 (14.08%) SAP
5 17 (11.97%) Cognos
5 17 (11.97%) HP
5 17 (11.97%) Teradata
6 15 (10.56%) Tableau
6 15 (10.56%) EMC
6 15 (10.56%) NetApp
7 13 (9.15%) OpenText
8 11 (7.75%) Red Hat
9 10 (7.04%) Cisco
10 9 (6.34%) BEA
10 9 (6.34%) Informatica
11 8 (5.63%) Cloudera
12 7 (4.93%) Symantec
12 7 (4.93%) Dell
13 6 (4.23%) 3PAR
14 4 (2.82%) Hitachi
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