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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 91 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 47 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.00% 2.32% 2.28%
As % of the Vendors category 3.63% 4.20% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 37
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,750 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-3.74% +9.35%
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
1296 1167 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 55.13% 55.33% 55.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1059 748
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 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 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.10%) Oracle
3 22 (27.16%) HP
3 22 (27.16%) ETL
4 20 (24.69%) VMware
5 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (23.46%) NetApp
6 17 (20.99%) Project Management
6 17 (20.99%) Finance
6 17 (20.99%) Security Cleared
7 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
7 16 (19.75%) Cisco
7 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (18.52%) SQL
8 15 (18.52%) SC Cleared
9 14 (17.28%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (17.28%) Middleware
10 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
10 13 (16.05%) UNIX
10 13 (16.05%) Linux
10 13 (16.05%) EMC
11 11 (13.58%) SOA
11 11 (13.58%) AIX
11 11 (13.58%) Java
12 10 (12.35%) .NET
12 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (12.35%) Hyper-V
12 10 (12.35%) VTSP
13 9 (11.11%) LPAR

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
1 8 (9.88%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.94%) CICS
2 4 (4.94%) FileNet
3 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.70%) Documentum
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.70%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.47%) LiveCycle
4 2 (2.47%) Confluence
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (1.23%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Cognos TM1
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (8.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.23%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (1.23%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) SAN
2 7 (8.64%) NetScaler
3 6 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.23%) MPLS
4 1 (1.23%) Firewall
4 1 (1.23%) VLAN
4 1 (1.23%) NAS
4 1 (1.23%) LAN
4 1 (1.23%) WAN
4 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.23%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.41%) DB2
3 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.47%) EDRMS
5 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.70%) Toad
3 2 (2.47%) Subversion
3 2 (2.47%) Maven
3 2 (2.47%) JIRA
3 2 (2.47%) Hudson
3 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.88%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.70%) Legal
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (39.51%) Consultant
2 11 (13.58%) Architect
3 9 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (11.11%) Administrator
3 9 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 9 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (11.11%) Cognos Consultant
4 8 (9.88%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (8.64%) Hyperion Consultant
5 7 (8.64%) AIX Administrator
5 7 (8.64%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (6.17%) Solutions Consultant
6 5 (6.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 5 (6.17%) Sales Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (4.94%) Programmer
7 4 (4.94%) Developer
7 4 (4.94%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
7 4 (4.94%) COBOL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) Middleware
2 10 (12.35%) .NET
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (8.64%) Java EE
5 3 (3.70%) J2EE
5 3 (3.70%) Web Services
6 2 (2.47%) XML
6 2 (2.47%) XSLT
6 2 (2.47%) SOAP
6 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.47%) Spring
6 2 (2.47%) JSF
6 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.23%) HTML
7 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.23%) J2SE
7 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.23%) CSS
7 1 (1.23%) JSP
7 1 (1.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.11%) LPAR
3 7 (8.64%) Data Integration
4 6 (7.41%) FlexPod
5 4 (4.94%) iSeries
5 4 (4.94%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (4.94%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.70%) HACMP
6 3 (3.70%) Open Source
7 2 (2.47%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (2.47%) Clustering
8 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.23%) Life Science
8 1 (1.23%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.23%) Social Media
8 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) UNIX
1 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) AIX
3 6 (7.41%) Windows
4 5 (6.17%) Solaris
5 4 (4.94%) HPUX
6 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) ETL
2 17 (20.99%) Project Management
3 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (17.28%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (13.58%) SOA
6 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.88%) Data Modelling
7 8 (9.88%) ITIL
7 8 (9.88%) CRM
7 8 (9.88%) ERP
7 8 (9.88%) Data Management
7 8 (9.88%) Use Case
8 7 (8.64%) Business Development
8 7 (8.64%) Strategic Planning
8 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
8 7 (8.64%) EAI
9 6 (7.41%) Operations Management
10 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.17%) Migration
11 4 (4.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) SQL
2 11 (13.58%) Java
3 4 (4.94%) COBOL
3 4 (4.94%) JCL
4 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.70%) VB
5 2 (2.47%) Groovy
5 2 (2.47%) Scala
5 2 (2.47%) Clojure
6 1 (1.23%) VBA
6 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.23%) PHP
6 1 (1.23%) C
6 1 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.35%) VTSP
4 8 (9.88%) MCSE
4 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.41%) CCNP
5 6 (7.41%) CCDP
6 4 (4.94%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.94%) CCEE
6 4 (4.94%) VCP5
6 4 (4.94%) VCAP
6 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.94%) MCITP
7 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.23%) ISEB
8 1 (1.23%) Degree
8 1 (1.23%) SNIA Certification
8 1 (1.23%) SCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) Solvency II
2 6 (7.41%) Basel II
System Software
1 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.35%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.64%) XenApp
3 7 (8.64%) XenDesktop
4 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.94%) vSphere
5 4 (4.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) SCOrch
1 7 (8.64%) XenMobile
2 4 (4.94%) CA Endevor
3 3 (3.70%) Foglight
3 3 (3.70%) YUM
4 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.10%) Oracle
3 22 (27.16%) HP
4 20 (24.69%) VMware
5 19 (23.46%) NetApp
6 16 (19.75%) Cisco
7 13 (16.05%) EMC
8 9 (11.11%) Citrix
8 9 (11.11%) Cognos
9 7 (8.64%) SAP
9 7 (8.64%) Informatica
9 7 (8.64%) Hyperion
9 7 (8.64%) TIBCO
9 7 (8.64%) Talend
10 5 (6.17%) Open Text
11 4 (4.94%) Adobe
12 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.47%) webMethods
13 2 (2.47%) Twitter
13 2 (2.47%) Brocade
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