The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 67 83 57
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Permanent jobs citing IBM 60 32 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.06% 2.02% 4.26%
As % of the Vendors category 7.03% 4.60% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 87
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
IBM
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
854 696 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.62% 43.83% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 698 566 869
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Cheshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cheshire

IBM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +4 12 £32,500 -40.90%
Knutsford -5 12 £48,750 +14.70%
Warrington -6 7 £30,000 -17.24%
Crewe +2 5 £50,000 -
Wilmslow - 3 £40,000 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 46 (48.42%) Java
2 36 (37.89%) WebSphere
3 31 (32.63%) SQL
3 31 (32.63%) Oracle
4 30 (31.58%) Finance
5 29 (30.53%) DB2
5 29 (30.53%) UNIX
6 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
7 22 (23.16%) XML
8 21 (22.11%) HTML
8 21 (22.11%) CSS
9 20 (21.05%) J2EE
9 20 (21.05%) Linux
10 19 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (18.95%) AIX
11 18 (18.95%) ITIL
11 18 (18.95%) HP
11 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (16.84%) Shell Script
13 15 (15.79%) Tivoli
13 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
13 15 (15.79%) E-Commerce
13 15 (15.79%) C#
13 15 (15.79%) Quality Management
14 14 (14.74%) Spring
14 14 (14.74%) JIRA
14 14 (14.74%) Windows
14 14 (14.74%) Relational Database
15 13 (13.68%) Web Services

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 36 (37.89%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (8.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (8.42%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (6.32%) Drupal
4 6 (6.32%) WordPress
4 6 (6.32%) Confluence
4 6 (6.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (6.32%) concrete5
4 6 (6.32%) Commerce Server
4 6 (6.32%) CMS
5 3 (3.16%) NetWeaver
6 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.11%) CICS
6 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.11%) SAS
6 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.05%) IIS
7 1 (1.05%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.05%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) SPSS
3 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.05%) Edge Animate
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.11%) Exchequer
1 2 (2.11%) SAP Business One
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.11%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) IaaS
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
1 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) HTTP
2 10 (10.53%) SAN
3 7 (7.37%) Internet
4 5 (5.26%) FTP
4 5 (5.26%) SSL
5 4 (4.21%) LDAP
6 2 (2.11%) DNS
6 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.05%) Firewall
7 1 (1.05%) SSH
7 1 (1.05%) LAN
7 1 (1.05%) WAN
7 1 (1.05%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.53%) DB2
2 14 (14.74%) Relational Database
3 12 (12.63%) RDBMS
3 12 (12.63%) MySQL
4 8 (8.42%) Informix
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.16%) SAP BW
6 3 (3.16%) Big Data
7 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.11%) Spotfire
7 2 (2.11%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.11%) PowerCenter
7 2 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.05%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (14.74%) JIRA
2 8 (8.42%) Selenium
2 8 (8.42%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.42%) Cucumber
2 8 (8.42%) Mockito
2 8 (8.42%) JUnit
2 8 (8.42%) Introscope
3 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.05%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.05%) Sublime Text
5 1 (1.05%) Aptana Studio
5 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (31.58%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.37%) Retail
3 4 (4.21%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Legal
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Developer
2 11 (11.58%) Applications Developer
3 8 (8.42%) Analyst
4 7 (7.37%) Architect
4 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.32%) UI Developer
5 6 (6.32%) Designer
5 6 (6.32%) UI Programmer
5 6 (6.32%) WebSphere Developer
5 6 (6.32%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.26%) Administrator
6 5 (5.26%) Consultant
6 5 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Tivoli Specialist
7 4 (4.21%) Graduate Web Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Graduate
7 4 (4.21%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.16%) XML
2 21 (22.11%) HTML
2 21 (22.11%) CSS
3 20 (21.05%) J2EE
4 14 (14.74%) Spring
5 13 (13.68%) Web Services
6 11 (11.58%) XSD
7 10 (10.53%) XSLT
7 10 (10.53%) JDBC
8 9 (9.47%) JSON
8 9 (9.47%) SOAP
8 9 (9.47%) RESTful
9 8 (8.42%) HTML5
9 8 (8.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 8 (8.42%) PowerMock
9 8 (8.42%) JAX-RS
9 8 (8.42%) XSL
9 8 (8.42%) WSDL
9 8 (8.42%) JAX-RPC
9 8 (8.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Mainframe
2 11 (11.58%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (8.42%) FMCG
3 8 (8.42%) iSeries
3 8 (8.42%) Open Source
3 8 (8.42%) N-Tier
4 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.32%) User Experience
5 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.26%) AS400
6 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.21%) PMI
7 4 (4.21%) Economics
7 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.21%) Physics
8 3 (3.16%) PKI
9 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.11%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.53%) UNIX
2 20 (21.05%) Linux
3 18 (18.95%) AIX
4 14 (14.74%) Windows
5 6 (6.32%) Android
5 6 (6.32%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.16%) Solaris
7 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.05%) SUSE
8 1 (1.05%) OS/400
8 1 (1.05%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.05%) HPUX
8 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.05%) zOS
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (18.95%) ITIL
2 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 15 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (8.42%) TDD
6 7 (7.37%) Scrum
6 7 (7.37%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (6.32%) Kanban
7 6 (6.32%) Android Development
7 6 (6.32%) iOS Development
7 6 (6.32%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (6.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (6.32%) Test Strategy
7 6 (6.32%) Web Development
7 6 (6.32%) MVC
7 6 (6.32%) Migration
7 6 (6.32%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (48.42%) Java
2 31 (32.63%) SQL
3 26 (27.37%) JavaScript
4 16 (16.84%) Shell Script
5 15 (15.79%) C#
6 11 (11.58%) Korn
7 9 (9.47%) Perl
8 4 (4.21%) Python
9 3 (3.16%) AWK
9 3 (3.16%) C
9 3 (3.16%) sed
10 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.11%) VBA
11 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.05%) VBScript
11 1 (1.05%) VB
11 1 (1.05%) RPG
11 1 (1.05%) COBOL
11 1 (1.05%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.21%) CSQA
3 4 (4.21%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.21%) MBA
4 3 (3.16%) MCSE
4 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) MCITP
6 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.05%) RHCE
6 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) QA
2 7 (7.37%) SLA
3 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (3.16%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.11%) GPFS
5 1 (1.05%) Samba
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.05%) Firmware
5 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.05%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.05%) KVM
5 1 (1.05%) RHEV
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.05%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.05%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) Tivoli
2 13 (13.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (7.37%) Legato
4 6 (6.32%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (4.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (3.16%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.05%) nmon
7 1 (1.05%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.05%) Puppet
7 1 (1.05%) Cacti
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Oracle
2 18 (18.95%) HP
3 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.63%) SAP
5 10 (10.53%) VMware
6 9 (9.47%) Cisco
7 8 (8.42%) Compuware
7 8 (8.42%) EMC
7 8 (8.42%) Brocade
7 8 (8.42%) Perforce
8 7 (7.37%) NetApp
9 6 (6.32%) Atlassian
9 6 (6.32%) Sitecore
9 6 (6.32%) ATG
10 5 (5.26%) Remedy
10 5 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.26%) Citrix
11 4 (4.21%) Symantec
12 3 (3.16%) Dell
12 3 (3.16%) Veeam
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