The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 27 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.86% - 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% - 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £21,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Vendors Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 53 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 31.03% 34.64% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 67
Average salary £37,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.54% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

IBM
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Bolton region.

IBM Salary Trend in Bolton

IBM
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) VMware