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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 75 109 55
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -54
Permanent jobs citing IBM 38 16 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.22% 0.89% 4.65%
As % of the Vendors category 4.74% 2.14% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 72
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,225 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
801 748 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.90% 41.62% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 609 533 658
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Knutsford +3 14 £34,000 -20.00% 2
Wilmslow - 6 £45,000 - 2
Warrington - 3 £40,000 -
Crewe - 1 £45,000 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 26 (31.33%) Mainframe
2 26 (31.33%) Windows
3 24 (28.92%) Oracle
4 22 (26.51%) UNIX
5 19 (22.89%) Cisco
5 19 (22.89%) IBM Mainframe
6 17 (20.48%) NAS
6 17 (20.48%) HP
6 17 (20.48%) SAN
7 16 (19.28%) EMC
7 16 (19.28%) ITIL
7 16 (19.28%) WebSphere
7 16 (19.28%) Problem Management
8 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (16.87%) SQL
9 14 (16.87%) Middleware
10 13 (15.66%) Change Management
10 13 (15.66%) Java
10 13 (15.66%) DB2
10 13 (15.66%) SLA
11 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
11 12 (14.46%) Tandem
12 11 (13.25%) Linux
12 11 (13.25%) Financial Institution
12 11 (13.25%) VMware
13 10 (12.05%) COBOL
13 10 (12.05%) Dell
13 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (10.84%) Degree

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 16 (19.28%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (10.84%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.43%) CICS
5 3 (3.61%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.61%) JBoss
6 2 (2.41%) Documentum
7 1 (1.20%) SAS
7 1 (1.20%) Lync
7 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) SAN
1 17 (20.48%) NAS
2 9 (10.84%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.84%) VPN
2 9 (10.84%) DNS
3 8 (9.64%) ADSL
3 8 (9.64%) DHCP
3 8 (9.64%) VDSL
3 8 (9.64%) VLAN
4 5 (6.02%) Internet
5 2 (2.41%) WAN
5 2 (2.41%) LAN
6 1 (1.20%) VoIP
6 1 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) DB2
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) QlikView
5 1 (1.20%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.20%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.20%) DataStage
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.20%) BODI
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Financial Institution
3 9 (10.84%) Banking
4 7 (8.43%) Retail
5 4 (4.82%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.41%) Billing
7 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Back Office
7 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) Developer
2 9 (10.84%) IT Manager
3 8 (9.64%) Designer
4 7 (8.43%) Storage Administrator
4 7 (8.43%) Administrator
4 7 (8.43%) Storage Specialist
5 6 (7.23%) Applications Support
5 6 (7.23%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Content Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Designer
7 4 (4.82%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Consultant
7 4 (4.82%) Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) Middleware
2 8 (9.64%) J2EE
3 4 (4.82%) Hibernate
3 4 (4.82%) XML
3 4 (4.82%) WSDL
4 3 (3.61%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.61%) XSD
4 3 (3.61%) EJB
4 3 (3.61%) JSP
4 3 (3.61%) Servlets
4 3 (3.61%) Struts
4 3 (3.61%) Web Services
5 2 (2.41%) .NET
5 2 (2.41%) Java EE
6 1 (1.20%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (1.20%) jQuery
6 1 (1.20%) XSLT
6 1 (1.20%) HTML
6 1 (1.20%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) Mainframe
2 19 (22.89%) IBM Mainframe
3 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (14.46%) Tandem
5 7 (8.43%) Cryptography
5 7 (8.43%) PKI
6 4 (4.82%) VSAM
7 3 (3.61%) IVR
7 3 (3.61%) IBM XIV
7 3 (3.61%) VUI
8 2 (2.41%) iSeries
8 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.20%) Clustering
9 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.20%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 22 (26.51%) UNIX
3 11 (13.25%) Linux
4 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.84%) Windows 7
5 8 (9.64%) Windows 8
5 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.23%) AIX
7 3 (3.61%) zOS
8 1 (1.20%) CentOS
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.20%) HPUX
8 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) ITIL
1 16 (19.28%) Problem Management
2 13 (15.66%) Change Management
3 9 (10.84%) Data Management
3 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
4 8 (9.64%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (9.64%) Project Management
4 8 (9.64%) Service Management
5 7 (8.43%) Benchmarking
5 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.43%) Data Protection
5 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.23%) Performance Management
6 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.23%) Migration
6 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.02%) Scrum
7 5 (6.02%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (6.02%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.82%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 13 (15.66%) Java
3 10 (12.05%) COBOL
4 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.82%) JCL
5 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.20%) XPath
7 1 (1.20%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) MCSE
1 9 (10.84%) CCNA
1 9 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (10.84%) MCITP
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) JNCIA
2 8 (9.64%) MCTS
2 8 (9.64%) MCP
3 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) HP ASE
4 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.20%) RHCE
4 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.20%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.66%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Oracle
2 19 (22.89%) Cisco
3 17 (20.48%) HP
4 16 (19.28%) EMC
5 11 (13.25%) VMware
6 10 (12.05%) Dell
7 8 (9.64%) Sybase
7 8 (9.64%) Juniper
8 7 (8.43%) NetApp
8 7 (8.43%) Symantec
8 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.43%) Brocade
9 5 (6.02%) SAP
10 3 (3.61%) Teradata
11 2 (2.41%) Citrix
12 1 (1.20%) Informatica
12 1 (1.20%) Ab Initio
12 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
12 1 (1.20%) Cognos
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago