The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 25 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 14 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.33% 0.65% 2.07%
As % of the Vendors category 14.58% 1.47% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
IBM
Northern Ireland

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

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 68 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 57.14% 43.87% 70.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 51 72
Average salary £26,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,650 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

IBM
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

IBM Salary Trend in County Antrim

IBM
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Belfast +13 14 £34,500 -4.16%
IBM
Northern Ireland

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 12 (85.71%) ITIL
1 12 (85.71%) Apache
1 12 (85.71%) HTTP
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
1 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
1 12 (85.71%) Change Management
1 12 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (85.71%) Data Security
1 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
1 12 (85.71%) IBM HTTP Server
1 12 (85.71%) Jython
1 12 (85.71%) FileNet
1 12 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (71.43%) Cognos
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) Tcl
5 7 (50.00%) SPSS
6 6 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
7 4 (28.57%) Marketing
7 4 (28.57%) DB2
7 4 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 1 (7.14%) Electronics
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
9 1 (7.14%) Physics
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 12 (85.71%) Apache
1 12 (85.71%) FileNet
1 12 (85.71%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 6 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) Mule
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (7.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) HTTP
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) Applications Support
3 4 (28.57%) Support Specialist
3 4 (28.57%) Cognos Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Applications Support Specialist
3 4 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Cognos Support
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Server Support
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Cognos Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Cognos Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Change Management
1 12 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (85.71%) Data Security
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
1 12 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) BPMN
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
1 12 (85.71%) Jython
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Tcl
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) webMethods
2 1 (7.14%) MathWorks
2 1 (7.14%) Talend
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss