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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 104 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 23 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.09% 1.87% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 3.34% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 34
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 £29,500 £37,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £54,500 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
1138 1199 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.76% 56.05% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1072 769
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 20 August 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 25 (33.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (29.73%) Cognos
3 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 22 (29.73%) Oracle
4 21 (28.38%) SQL
4 21 (28.38%) Finance
5 20 (27.03%) Cognos TM1
5 20 (27.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 18 (24.32%) ETL
7 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (20.27%) Linux
9 14 (18.92%) UNIX
10 13 (17.57%) Data Modelling
10 13 (17.57%) Solvency II
11 12 (16.22%) SharePoint
11 12 (16.22%) AIX
12 11 (14.86%) SAN
12 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (13.51%) LPAR
13 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (13.51%) Basel II
14 9 (12.16%) VMware
14 9 (12.16%) NetApp
14 9 (12.16%) HP
15 8 (10.81%) ITIL
15 8 (10.81%) Project Management
15 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
15 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (6.76%) CICS
4 4 (5.41%) FileNet
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.70%) LiveCycle
6 2 (2.70%) Confluence
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Cognos TM1
1 20 (27.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) SAN
2 2 (2.70%) NAS
3 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.35%) MPLS
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) VLAN
3 1 (1.35%) LAN
3 1 (1.35%) WAN
3 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.35%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.46%) DB2
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Toad
1 3 (4.05%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.70%) Hudson
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.70%) Subversion
2 2 (2.70%) Maven
2 2 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Financial Institution
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Legal
4 2 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Consultant
2 20 (27.03%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 15 (20.27%) Cognos Consultant
4 12 (16.22%) Analyst
5 10 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (13.51%) Administrator
5 10 (13.51%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 10 (13.51%) UNIX Administrator
6 8 (10.81%) AIX Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (6.76%) Programmer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Field Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) COBOL Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.41%) COBOL Programmer
9 3 (4.05%) Hyperion Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) Middleware
3 4 (5.41%) J2EE
3 4 (5.41%) Web Services
4 3 (4.05%) Java EE
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.70%) HTML
5 2 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.70%) Spring
5 2 (2.70%) JSF
5 2 (2.70%) XML
5 2 (2.70%) XSLT
5 2 (2.70%) J2SE
5 2 (2.70%) COM
5 2 (2.70%) CSS
5 2 (2.70%) JSP
5 2 (2.70%) Servlets
5 2 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) LPAR
2 7 (9.46%) iSeries
2 7 (9.46%) AS400
3 5 (6.76%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (4.05%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.05%) HACMP
5 2 (2.70%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.70%) Clustering
5 2 (2.70%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (2.70%) Open Source
5 2 (2.70%) Social Media
6 1 (1.35%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.35%) VSAM
6 1 (1.35%) Celerra
6 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) UNIX
3 12 (16.22%) AIX
4 7 (9.46%) Windows
5 5 (6.76%) Solaris
6 4 (5.41%) HPUX
7 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (24.32%) ETL
3 13 (17.57%) Data Modelling
4 8 (10.81%) Project Management
4 8 (10.81%) ITIL
5 7 (9.46%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (9.46%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (8.11%) SOA
7 5 (6.76%) Migration
8 4 (5.41%) Data Management
9 3 (4.05%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.05%) CRM
9 3 (4.05%) ERP
9 3 (4.05%) EAI
9 3 (4.05%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (4.05%) Use Case
9 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.05%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) SQL
2 7 (9.46%) Java
3 5 (6.76%) COBOL
3 5 (6.76%) JCL
4 4 (5.41%) VB
5 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.70%) VBA
6 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.70%) PHP
6 2 (2.70%) C
6 2 (2.70%) C#
6 2 (2.70%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) Groovy
6 2 (2.70%) Scala
6 2 (2.70%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.35%) SNIA Certification
4 1 (1.35%) SCSE
4 1 (1.35%) MCITP
4 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.35%) CCEA
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.35%) NCDA
4 1 (1.35%) NCIE
4 1 (1.35%) CCEE
4 1 (1.35%) CCAA
4 1 (1.35%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) Solvency II
2 10 (13.51%) Basel II
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.35%) XenApp
4 1 (1.35%) XenServer
4 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) CA Endevor
2 3 (4.05%) Foglight
2 3 (4.05%) YUM
3 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Oracle
1 22 (29.73%) Cognos
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) HP
2 9 (12.16%) NetApp
2 9 (12.16%) VMware
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco
4 4 (5.41%) EMC
4 4 (5.41%) Citrix
5 3 (4.05%) Informatica
5 3 (4.05%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.05%) Dell
5 3 (4.05%) SAP
5 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.05%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.05%) Talend
6 2 (2.70%) Twitter
6 2 (2.70%) Brocade
6 2 (2.70%) Fujitsu
6 2 (2.70%) webMethods
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £170000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago