The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 20 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 90 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 33 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.76% 1.99% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 4.15% 4.71% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 25
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +8.62%
IBM
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
795 722 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.40% 42.20% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 658 637 537
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IBM
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

IBM Salary Trend in Bristol

IBM
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Bristol

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 49 (59.04%) SQL
2 42 (50.60%) UML
3 39 (46.99%) Oracle
4 38 (45.78%) RDBMS
4 38 (45.78%) Finance
4 38 (45.78%) WebSphere
4 38 (45.78%) Relational Database
5 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (44.58%) VMware
5 37 (44.58%) WebSphere MQ
5 37 (44.58%) SQL Server
6 34 (40.96%) XML
6 34 (40.96%) XSLT
6 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (40.96%) Enterprise Software
7 33 (39.76%) JBoss
7 33 (39.76%) JSP
7 33 (39.76%) Servlets
7 33 (39.76%) WebLogic
7 33 (39.76%) Ant
7 33 (39.76%) JUnit
7 33 (39.76%) Java
7 33 (39.76%) Client/Server
7 33 (39.76%) JMS
7 33 (39.76%) N-Tier
7 33 (39.76%) Eclipse
8 27 (32.53%) J2EE
8 27 (32.53%) SWIFT
8 27 (32.53%) Eclipse RCP
8 27 (32.53%) GWT

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 38 (45.78%) WebSphere
2 33 (39.76%) WebLogic
2 33 (39.76%) JBoss
3 25 (30.12%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
5 11 (13.25%) SharePoint
6 8 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) SAN
2 9 (10.84%) Firewall
2 9 (10.84%) iSCSI
2 9 (10.84%) NAS
3 7 (8.43%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.41%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (2.41%) MPLS
5 1 (1.20%) DHCP
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
5 1 (1.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (45.78%) RDBMS
1 38 (45.78%) Relational Database
2 37 (44.58%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (39.76%) Eclipse
1 33 (39.76%) Ant
1 33 (39.76%) JUnit
2 27 (32.53%) Eclipse RCP
3 16 (19.28%) Jenkins
3 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
3 16 (19.28%) Maven
4 10 (12.05%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (8.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (8.43%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.20%) JMeter
6 1 (1.20%) WATIR
6 1 (1.20%) Selenium
6 1 (1.20%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.20%) WatiN
6 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 27 (32.53%) Banking
2 27 (32.53%) French Language
3 23 (27.71%) Legal
4 12 (14.46%) Military
5 5 (6.02%) Retail
6 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Software Engineer
1 18 (21.69%) Java Software Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Architect
3 11 (13.25%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (10.84%) Team Leader
4 9 (10.84%) Java Team Leader
5 8 (9.64%) Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Support Specialist
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (4.82%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.58%) WebSphere MQ
2 34 (40.96%) XML
2 34 (40.96%) XSLT
3 33 (39.76%) JMS
3 33 (39.76%) JSP
3 33 (39.76%) Servlets
4 27 (32.53%) Spring
4 27 (32.53%) GWT
4 27 (32.53%) J2EE
5 25 (30.12%) OSGi
6 5 (6.02%) HTML
7 1 (1.20%) .NET
7 1 (1.20%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.20%) XSD
7 1 (1.20%) HTML5
7 1 (1.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.96%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (39.76%) Client/Server
2 33 (39.76%) N-Tier
3 27 (32.53%) Inversion of Control
3 27 (32.53%) SWIFT
4 20 (24.10%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.02%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (6.02%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.61%) Life Science
8 1 (1.20%) Replication
8 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) UNIX
2 15 (18.07%) Windows
3 14 (16.87%) Linux
4 11 (13.25%) AIX
5 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) UML
2 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (32.53%) Software Engineering
3 27 (32.53%) Unit Testing
4 25 (30.12%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (30.12%) TDD
4 25 (30.12%) Scrum
5 19 (22.89%) Supply Chain Management
6 18 (21.69%) Problem Management
7 13 (15.66%) ITIL
8 11 (13.25%) Service Delivery
9 10 (12.05%) Supplier Management
9 10 (12.05%) TOGAF
9 10 (12.05%) Test Scripting
10 9 (10.84%) BPMN
10 9 (10.84%) Asset Management
10 9 (10.84%) Matrix Management
10 9 (10.84%) Use Case
10 9 (10.84%) Workflow
10 9 (10.84%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.04%) SQL
2 33 (39.76%) Java
3 9 (10.84%) C
4 5 (6.02%) JCL
5 1 (1.20%) Ruby
5 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) PHP
5 1 (1.20%) VBScript
5 1 (1.20%) Python
5 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Degree
2 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.41%) MCDST
5 2 (2.41%) MCP
5 2 (2.41%) CCNA
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.41%) CCENT
6 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.43%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (8.43%) ARCserve
3 2 (2.41%) OpenView
3 2 (2.41%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (46.99%) Oracle
2 37 (44.58%) VMware
3 27 (32.53%) Google
4 21 (25.30%) HP
5 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
6 11 (13.25%) Cisco
7 10 (12.05%) EMC
8 7 (8.43%) Juniper
8 7 (8.43%) WatchGuard
8 7 (8.43%) Veeam
8 7 (8.43%) 3PAR
9 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
9 6 (7.23%) Citrix
10 5 (6.02%) Teradata
11 4 (4.82%) Sage
11 4 (4.82%) Remedy
12 3 (3.61%) BMC
13 2 (2.41%) NetApp
13 2 (2.41%) Symantec
14 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
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