The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 65 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing IBM 11 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.60% 0.76% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 3.06% 1.80% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 12
Average salary £52,250 £23,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.34% -29.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £23,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £23,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
South West

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

Vendors Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
359 278 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 52.18% 42.12% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 306 224 249
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

IBM
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

IBM Salary Trend in Dorset

IBM
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Dorset

IBM
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Bournemouth +3 8 £55,000 -
Poole -6 1 £22,500 -4.25%
Weymouth - 1 - -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 25 (80.65%) Oracle
2 24 (77.42%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (77.42%) SQL
3 23 (74.19%) Finance
4 20 (64.52%) PL/SQL
4 20 (64.52%) VBA
4 20 (64.52%) Oracle Financials
4 20 (64.52%) Cognos
4 20 (64.52%) Hyperion
4 20 (64.52%) Essbase
4 20 (64.52%) Oracle BI EE
4 20 (64.52%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (48.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
5 15 (48.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (41.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (32.26%) Hyperion Planning
7 10 (32.26%) ERP
8 8 (25.81%) Twitter
8 8 (25.81%) C
9 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (16.13%) Data Integration
9 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
9 5 (16.13%) Star Schema
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.68%) SPSS
11 3 (9.68%) Tableau
11 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (9.68%) IIS
1 3 (9.68%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) CICS
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Oracle Financials
2 15 (48.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (32.26%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) Essbase
1 20 (64.52%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (16.13%) Star Schema
3 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.68%) Base SAS
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) ERwin
2 2 (6.45%) MagicDraw
General
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Data Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Information Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Essbase Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle BI Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Hyperion Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Modeller
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) XML
1 2 (6.45%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) Data Integration
3 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
4 2 (6.45%) Ontologies
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) AS400
5 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (64.52%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (41.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (32.26%) ERP
5 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Cash Management
7 2 (6.45%) Information Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (6.45%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (6.45%) Data Management
7 2 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (6.45%) ETL
7 2 (6.45%) UML
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 20 (64.52%) PL/SQL
2 20 (64.52%) VBA
3 8 (25.81%) C
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) REXX
4 1 (3.23%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) RACF
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Oracle
2 20 (64.52%) Cognos
2 20 (64.52%) Hyperion
3 8 (25.81%) Twitter
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) Tableau
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Netezza
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco