The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 52 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 32 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.77% 2.72% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 8.79% 5.94% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 4
Average salary £39,000 £33,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.96%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
364 303 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.87% 45.84% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 320 284 216
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

IBM
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

IBM Salary Trend in Cardiff

IBM
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cardiff

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (70.00%) VMware
2 28 (70.00%) Windows
3 25 (62.50%) Finance
4 24 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 18 (45.00%) DHCP
6 18 (45.00%) DNS
6 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
7 9 (22.50%) Oracle
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
8 8 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) Linux
10 6 (15.00%) AIX
10 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
11 5 (12.50%) Teradata
11 5 (12.50%) HP
11 5 (12.50%) Informatica
11 5 (12.50%) NetApp
11 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
11 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
12 4 (10.00%) LAN

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (7.50%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) DHCP
1 18 (45.00%) DNS
2 4 (10.00%) LAN
2 4 (10.00%) WAN
3 3 (7.50%) HTTP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.00%) JMeter
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 20 (50.00%) Administrator
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.50%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.50%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) XML
2 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (10.00%) Spring
2 4 (10.00%) JSF
2 4 (10.00%) Ajax
2 4 (10.00%) Java EE
2 4 (10.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 4 (10.00%) JPA
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) J2EE
2 4 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 4 (10.00%) iSeries
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (10.00%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) Symmetrix
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.50%) Linux
5 6 (15.00%) AIX
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.00%) Solaris
6 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.50%) OS/400
8 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (10.00%) Web Development
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (10.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.00%) SDLC
4 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Process Management
4 1 (2.50%) Validation
4 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (2.50%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
1 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.00%) COBOL
2 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) VCP5
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (70.00%) VMware
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle
4 5 (12.50%) Informatica
4 5 (12.50%) NetApp
4 5 (12.50%) HP
4 5 (12.50%) Teradata
5 4 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (10.00%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) EMC