The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 106 101 97
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.072% 1.07% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 2.85% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 9
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
IBM
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
539 667 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.67% 37.51% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 423 507 584
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IBM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

IBM Salary Trend in Cambridge

IBM
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Data Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft