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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 85 99 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -47
Permanent jobs citing IBM 32 22 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.99% 1.28% 4.38%
As % of the Vendors category 4.37% 3.06% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 64
Average salary £39,500 £33,176 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.06% -26.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,175 £20,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £56,526 £57,500
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
732 719 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.49% 41.97% 46.11%
Number of salaries quoted 580 521 660
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 0 10 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Wilmslow - 4 £29,375 -
Warrington +6 2 £50,000 +61.29%
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (42.67%) Finance
2 27 (36.00%) Windows
3 25 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 20 (26.67%) SAN
4 20 (26.67%) NAS
5 19 (25.33%) Oracle
5 19 (25.33%) ITIL
6 17 (22.67%) Cisco
6 17 (22.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 16 (21.33%) SQL
7 16 (21.33%) Change Management
8 15 (20.00%) UNIX
8 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (18.67%) VMware
10 13 (17.33%) HP
10 13 (17.33%) Dell
10 13 (17.33%) Java
10 13 (17.33%) DB2
10 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (17.33%) WebSphere
11 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
11 12 (16.00%) MCITP
11 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
11 12 (16.00%) Windows 7
11 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (16.00%) MCSE
11 12 (16.00%) CCNA
11 12 (16.00%) Active Directory

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 13 (17.33%) WebSphere
2 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.67%) CICS
4 6 (8.00%) JBoss
5 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.00%) Apache Pig
6 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.67%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.67%) iPlanet
7 2 (2.67%) Documentum
7 2 (2.67%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.33%) Lync
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.33%) Apache
8 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) SAN
1 20 (26.67%) NAS
2 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (16.00%) VPN
2 12 (16.00%) DNS
3 11 (14.67%) ADSL
3 11 (14.67%) DHCP
3 11 (14.67%) VDSL
3 11 (14.67%) VLAN
4 2 (2.67%) LAN
4 2 (2.67%) WAN
4 2 (2.67%) LDAP
5 1 (1.33%) Network Security
5 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) DB2
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) DataStage
3 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.00%) Pentaho
4 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.00%) Big Data
4 3 (4.00%) HBase
5 2 (2.67%) QlikView
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.33%) BODI
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.33%) MySQL
6 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Subversion
1 3 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (42.67%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.33%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.67%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (16.00%) IT Manager
2 9 (12.00%) Developer
3 7 (9.33%) Storage Administrator
3 7 (9.33%) Analyst
3 7 (9.33%) Administrator
4 6 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.33%) Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Designer
6 4 (5.33%) Content Manager
7 3 (4.00%) COBOL Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) J2EE
2 4 (5.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (5.33%) WSDL
2 4 (5.33%) .NET
3 3 (4.00%) EJB
3 3 (4.00%) CSS
3 3 (4.00%) JSP
3 3 (4.00%) Servlets
3 3 (4.00%) Struts
3 3 (4.00%) Web Services
3 3 (4.00%) XML
3 3 (4.00%) XSD
3 3 (4.00%) Middleware
4 2 (2.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.33%) jQuery
5 1 (1.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 17 (22.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.33%) Tandem
4 7 (9.33%) Cryptography
4 7 (9.33%) PKI
5 4 (5.33%) iSeries
5 4 (5.33%) VSAM
6 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.00%) IBM XIV
6 3 (4.00%) VUI
6 3 (4.00%) IVR
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.33%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.00%) Windows
2 15 (20.00%) UNIX
3 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (14.67%) Windows 8
4 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (13.33%) Linux
6 3 (4.00%) zOS
7 2 (2.67%) AIX
8 1 (1.33%) CentOS
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.33%) HPUX
8 1 (1.33%) Solaris
8 1 (1.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) Change Management
3 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 11 (14.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 11 (14.67%) Problem Management
5 9 (12.00%) Service Management
6 6 (8.00%) Migration
6 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.00%) Performance Management
7 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.33%) ETL
8 4 (5.33%) Investment Management
8 4 (5.33%) SDLC
8 4 (5.33%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (4.00%) Analytics
9 3 (4.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) SQL
2 13 (17.33%) Java
3 11 (14.67%) COBOL
3 11 (14.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.00%) JCL
5 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.00%) Scala
7 1 (1.33%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.33%) REXX
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) MCITP
1 12 (16.00%) MCSE
1 12 (16.00%) CCNA
1 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.67%) MCP
2 11 (14.67%) MCTS
2 11 (14.67%) JNCIA
3 8 (10.67%) Degree
4 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.33%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.33%) CCNP
5 1 (1.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.33%) CISSP
5 1 (1.33%) RHCE
5 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (16.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Oozie
2 2 (2.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (2.67%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (2.67%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Oracle
2 17 (22.67%) Cisco
3 14 (18.67%) VMware
4 13 (17.33%) HP
4 13 (17.33%) Dell
5 11 (14.67%) Juniper
6 9 (12.00%) EMC
7 6 (8.00%) Teradata
8 5 (6.67%) Sybase
9 4 (5.33%) Ab Initio
9 4 (5.33%) Informatica
9 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.00%) Talend
10 3 (4.00%) RainStor
10 3 (4.00%) Netezza
10 3 (4.00%) SAP
10 3 (4.00%) Sun
11 2 (2.67%) Citrix
12 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.33%) ProCurve
Knutsford, Cheshire
Empiric Solutions
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