The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 43 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.17% - 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 5.50% - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £37,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
IBM
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
109 61 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 39.35% 31.94% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82 58 128
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

IBM
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

IBM Salary Trend in Cheltenham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (57.14%) iSeries
2 4 (57.14%) COBOL
2 4 (57.14%) LPAR
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) AS400
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) HP ASE
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) RHCE
4 1 (14.29%) SAN

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) AS400 Support
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) AS400
1 4 (57.14%) iSeries
1 4 (57.14%) LPAR
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) HP ASE
2 1 (14.29%) RHCE
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) LPIC
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft