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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 62 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 67 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.34% 1.68% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 6.77% 3.56% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 25
Average salary £50,000 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.60% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,350 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -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
989 900 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.28% 47.17% 56.62%
Number of salaries quoted 813 788 920
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 6 July 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 63 (42.28%) Oracle
2 51 (34.23%) Microsoft
3 42 (28.19%) Linux
4 39 (26.17%) UNIX
5 37 (24.83%) VMware
6 35 (23.49%) AIX
7 32 (21.48%) Business Objects
8 30 (20.13%) Windows
8 30 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (19.46%) SAP
10 28 (18.79%) Java
10 28 (18.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (18.12%) Solaris
12 26 (17.45%) SharePoint
12 26 (17.45%) Documentum
12 26 (17.45%) Content Management
13 24 (16.11%) SQL
14 23 (15.44%) Mainframe
14 23 (15.44%) WebSphere
15 22 (14.77%) Business Analysis
16 21 (14.09%) Teradata
16 21 (14.09%) HP
17 20 (13.42%) Web Services
17 20 (13.42%) Tivoli
18 19 (12.75%) MS Excel
18 19 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (12.75%) SC Cleared
18 19 (12.75%) Security Cleared
19 18 (12.08%) SOA
19 18 (12.08%) WebSphere Application Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 26 (17.45%) SharePoint
1 26 (17.45%) Documentum
2 23 (15.44%) WebSphere
3 18 (12.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (11.41%) MQSeries
4 17 (11.41%) CICS
5 15 (10.07%) SAS
6 13 (8.72%) Alfresco
7 4 (2.68%) JBoss
8 3 (2.01%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 19 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.07%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Maximo
2 1 (0.67%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.71%) SAN
2 6 (4.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (3.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.68%) HTTP
5 3 (2.01%) DNS
5 3 (2.01%) Firewall
5 3 (2.01%) DHCP
5 3 (2.01%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.34%) VPN
6 2 (1.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.08%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.41%) DB2
3 15 (10.07%) QlikView
3 15 (10.07%) Pentaho
4 14 (9.40%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.37%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (4.70%) Base SAS
7 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.34%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Toad
2 1 (0.67%) Lombardi
General
1 14 (9.40%) Finance
2 4 (2.68%) Banking
3 3 (2.01%) Retail
3 3 (2.01%) Retail Banking
3 3 (2.01%) Private Banking
3 3 (2.01%) Electronics
3 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.67%) Advertising
4 1 (0.67%) Automotive
4 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (26.85%) Consultant
2 33 (22.15%) Architect
3 20 (13.42%) Technical Consultant
4 13 (8.72%) Programme Manager
4 13 (8.72%) Analyst
5 11 (7.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 11 (7.38%) Administrator
6 8 (5.37%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (5.37%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (5.37%) Solutions Analyst
6 8 (5.37%) SAS BI Consultant
7 7 (4.70%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.03%) Data Architect
8 6 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.03%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) Data Centre Architect
9 5 (3.36%) Sales Executive
9 5 (3.36%) IT Sales Executive
10 4 (2.68%) UNIX Administrator
10 4 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.42%) Web Services
2 17 (11.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 17 (11.41%) ISPF
3 2 (1.34%) Middleware
3 2 (1.34%) XML
3 2 (1.34%) XSLT
3 2 (1.34%) HTML
3 2 (1.34%) XACML
4 1 (0.67%) J2EE
4 1 (0.67%) JSP
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.67%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.44%) Mainframe
2 15 (10.07%) Visualisation
3 13 (8.72%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.37%) EPoS
5 7 (4.70%) LPAR
6 4 (2.68%) Life Science
7 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.01%) Clustering
7 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.01%) iSeries
8 2 (1.34%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.67%) DTV
9 1 (0.67%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (28.19%) Linux
2 39 (26.17%) UNIX
3 35 (23.49%) AIX
4 30 (20.13%) Windows
5 27 (18.12%) Solaris
6 17 (11.41%) MVS
7 10 (6.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.67%) OS/390
11 1 (0.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (18.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (17.45%) Content Management
4 22 (14.77%) Business Analysis
5 19 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (12.08%) SOA
7 17 (11.41%) ITIL
7 17 (11.41%) Analytics
8 15 (10.07%) Business Analytics
8 15 (10.07%) Project Management
8 15 (10.07%) Open Source
9 13 (8.72%) Data Management
9 13 (8.72%) Document Management
9 13 (8.72%) PRINCE
9 13 (8.72%) Portfolio Management
9 13 (8.72%) Master Data Management
10 10 (6.71%) Performance Analysis
10 10 (6.71%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (5.37%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (4.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.79%) Java
2 24 (16.11%) SQL
3 18 (12.08%) Perl
4 17 (11.41%) JCL
5 15 (10.07%) Python
5 15 (10.07%) R
6 9 (6.04%) Shell Script
6 9 (6.04%) COBOL
7 3 (2.01%) C++
8 2 (1.34%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.67%) VBScript
9 1 (0.67%) VB
9 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (12.75%) SC Cleared
1 19 (12.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.40%) Degree
3 13 (8.72%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.03%) ISEB
5 5 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.01%) MCITP
7 3 (2.01%) MCSE
8 2 (1.34%) CCNA
8 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.34%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.05%) vSphere
3 8 (5.37%) VMware ESX
4 7 (4.70%) Firmware
4 7 (4.70%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.01%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 20 (13.42%) Tivoli
2 6 (4.03%) NetBackup
2 6 (4.03%) SCCM
3 4 (2.68%) Control-M
4 3 (2.01%) Foglight
4 3 (2.01%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.67%) Netcool
5 1 (0.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 63 (42.28%) Oracle
2 51 (34.23%) Microsoft
3 37 (24.83%) VMware
4 32 (21.48%) Business Objects
5 29 (19.46%) SAP
6 21 (14.09%) HP
6 21 (14.09%) Teradata
7 17 (11.41%) NetApp
7 17 (11.41%) Cognos
8 15 (10.07%) EMC
8 15 (10.07%) Tableau
9 14 (9.40%) Cisco
10 13 (8.72%) Informatica
10 13 (8.72%) OpenText
11 11 (7.38%) Red Hat
12 9 (6.04%) Dell
13 8 (5.37%) Cloudera
13 8 (5.37%) 3PAR
14 7 (4.70%) Symantec
15 5 (3.36%) Hitachi
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