The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 105 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +16
Permanent jobs citing IBM 17 87 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.93% 4.61% 3.54%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 10.02% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 72 55
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,770 £37,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,450 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
766 868 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.72% 45.97% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 552 651 683
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
North West

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester -10 5 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Knutsford 0 2 - - 7
Macclesfield - 2 - -
Runcorn - 1 - -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) UNIX
3 22 (40.74%) Mainframe
3 22 (40.74%) WebSphere
4 19 (35.19%) Finance
4 19 (35.19%) Linux
4 19 (35.19%) Java
5 14 (25.93%) Middleware
5 14 (25.93%) IBM Mainframe
6 13 (24.07%) Service Delivery
6 13 (24.07%) .NET
7 11 (20.37%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (18.52%) VMware
8 10 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (18.52%) Tandem
9 9 (16.67%) PKI
9 9 (16.67%) Cryptography
9 9 (16.67%) Release Management
9 9 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 9 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
9 9 (16.67%) J2EE
9 9 (16.67%) ITIL
9 9 (16.67%) SSL
9 9 (16.67%) Legal
10 8 (14.81%) Tivoli
10 8 (14.81%) EMC
10 8 (14.81%) MQSeries
10 8 (14.81%) Oracle
11 7 (12.96%) JBoss
11 7 (12.96%) SAN

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (40.74%) WebSphere
2 10 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (14.81%) MQSeries
4 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.70%) Mule
7 2 (3.70%) IIS
8 1 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.85%) Apache
8 1 (1.85%) SAS
8 1 (1.85%) CICS
8 1 (1.85%) FileNet
8 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) SSL
2 7 (12.96%) SAN
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) SDH
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
3 2 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) MPLS
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.56%) DB2
2 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) ClearCase
1 3 (5.56%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Legal
3 6 (11.11%) Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.56%) Retail
6 2 (3.70%) Billing
6 2 (3.70%) Automotive
7 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (16.67%) Architect
1 9 (16.67%) WebSphere Specialist
2 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (9.26%) Developer
3 5 (9.26%) Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Security Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Backup Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Backup Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Lead Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Programme Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 2 (3.70%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) Middleware
2 13 (24.07%) .NET
3 11 (20.37%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (16.67%) J2EE
5 5 (9.26%) Spring
6 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.41%) JSP
7 3 (5.56%) HTML
7 3 (5.56%) CSS
7 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.56%) Struts
7 3 (5.56%) Web Services
8 2 (3.70%) XML
8 2 (3.70%) XSLT
8 2 (3.70%) WSDL
8 2 (3.70%) JAX-RPC
8 2 (3.70%) JAXB
8 2 (3.70%) SOAP
8 2 (3.70%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Mainframe
2 14 (25.93%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (18.52%) Tandem
4 9 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 9 (16.67%) PKI
5 2 (3.70%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Firmware
6 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) UNIX
3 19 (35.19%) Linux
4 5 (9.26%) AIX
5 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.70%) SUSE
6 2 (3.70%) HPUX
6 2 (3.70%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) OS/400
6 2 (3.70%) zOS
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Service Delivery
2 9 (16.67%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Release Management
2 9 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 9 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (9.26%) TOGAF
4 4 (7.41%) Workflow
5 3 (5.56%) RUP
5 3 (5.56%) Workflow Management
5 3 (5.56%) Scrum
5 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.56%) Pair Programming
5 3 (5.56%) Project Management
5 3 (5.56%) Web Application Development
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.70%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.70%) High Availability
6 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) Java
2 4 (7.41%) C#
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.70%) XPath
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.85%) REXX
5 1 (1.85%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.70%) KVM
2 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.85%) Xen
3 1 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.85%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.85%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) VMware
2 8 (14.81%) EMC
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) JBoss
4 6 (11.11%) Brocade
5 5 (9.26%) Cisco
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.56%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix
6 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.56%) CA
6 3 (5.56%) NetApp
6 3 (5.56%) Symantec
7 2 (3.70%) Perforce
7 2 (3.70%) Nokia
7 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.70%) Juniper
7 2 (3.70%) BMC
7 2 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
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Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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