The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 82 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing IBM 32 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.11% 1.91% 2.48%
As % of the Vendors category 5.70% 4.53% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 24
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,325 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £55,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.19%
IBM
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
561 596 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.05% 42.21% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 353 375 360
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IBM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IBM Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (49.06%) Mainframe
2 20 (37.74%) Banking
2 20 (37.74%) IBM Mainframe
3 19 (35.85%) Change Management
4 17 (32.08%) Finance
4 17 (32.08%) CICS
4 17 (32.08%) QA
5 16 (30.19%) Retail
5 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (30.19%) HP
6 15 (28.30%) DB2
6 15 (28.30%) VMware
7 13 (24.53%) Oracle
7 13 (24.53%) Windows
7 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
7 13 (24.53%) Coaching
8 12 (22.64%) Release Management
8 12 (22.64%) Assembly Language
9 11 (20.75%) REXX
9 11 (20.75%) Project Management
9 11 (20.75%) JCL
9 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
9 11 (20.75%) SQL
9 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (20.75%) CA Endevor
10 10 (18.87%) COBOL
10 10 (18.87%) UNIX
10 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
11 9 (16.98%) SAS
12 8 (15.09%) Microsoft

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 17 (32.08%) CICS
2 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
3 9 (16.98%) SAS
4 7 (13.21%) MQSeries
5 6 (11.32%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (11.32%) WebSphere
6 5 (9.43%) IIS
7 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.89%) NetWeaver
9 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Google Analytics
1 3 (5.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.77%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.89%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (13.21%) SAN
1 7 (13.21%) Firewall
1 7 (13.21%) Ethernet
2 6 (11.32%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (11.32%) MPLS
2 6 (11.32%) DMZ
2 6 (11.32%) FCoE
3 5 (9.43%) Internet
3 5 (9.43%) ATM
4 3 (5.66%) VLAN
4 3 (5.66%) DNS
4 3 (5.66%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) DB2
2 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.77%) DecisionStream
6 2 (3.77%) Cognos Query Studio
6 2 (3.77%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 2 (3.77%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (3.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) MySQL
7 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) LoadRunner
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.66%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (37.74%) Banking
2 17 (32.08%) Finance
3 16 (30.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.21%) Consultant
3 6 (11.32%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Administrator
3 6 (11.32%) Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Technical Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support
4 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Server Support
4 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Server Technician
4 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) Desktop Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Desktop Technician
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Server Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) MSMQ
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
1 6 (11.32%) XML
2 5 (9.43%) ISPF
2 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.43%) .NET
3 3 (5.66%) Ajax
3 3 (5.66%) jQuery
3 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.66%) Middleware
3 3 (5.66%) HTML
3 3 (5.66%) CSS
3 3 (5.66%) JSP
3 3 (5.66%) XSD
4 1 (1.89%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.89%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) Mainframe
2 20 (37.74%) IBM Mainframe
3 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (13.21%) Replication
5 6 (11.32%) N-Tier
5 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
6 5 (9.43%) Chip Card
7 4 (7.55%) VSAM
8 3 (5.66%) Online Banking
8 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
9 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
9 2 (3.77%) DataPower
10 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.89%) Wiki
10 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) UNIX
3 7 (13.21%) Linux
4 6 (11.32%) HPUX
4 6 (11.32%) Windows 2000
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (9.43%) zOS
5 5 (9.43%) AIX
6 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.66%) Solaris
8 2 (3.77%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Change Management
2 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
2 13 (24.53%) Coaching
3 12 (22.64%) Release Management
4 11 (20.75%) Project Management
5 8 (15.09%) Line Management
6 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.32%) Service Management
6 6 (11.32%) Risk Management
6 6 (11.32%) Workflow
7 5 (9.43%) Analytics
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Web Development
9 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) Assembly Language
2 11 (20.75%) REXX
2 11 (20.75%) JCL
2 11 (20.75%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) COBOL
4 4 (7.55%) PHP
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.66%) Perl
5 3 (5.66%) C#
5 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.66%) VBScript
6 2 (3.77%) VB
6 2 (3.77%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.89%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) APMP
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.08%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) XenApp
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.77%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.89%) KVM
5 1 (1.89%) Gluster
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.89%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) CA Endevor
2 6 (11.32%) SCCM
3 5 (9.43%) Tivoli
3 5 (9.43%) Netcool
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.89%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) HP
2 15 (28.30%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) Oracle
4 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.09%) Citrix
5 7 (13.21%) Cisco
6 6 (11.32%) Nortel
6 6 (11.32%) BT
6 6 (11.32%) Clearswift
6 6 (11.32%) Juniper
6 6 (11.32%) Avaya
6 6 (11.32%) Fujitsu
6 6 (11.32%) Brocade
7 3 (5.66%) Google
7 3 (5.66%) CA
7 3 (5.66%) Cognos
8 2 (3.77%) EMC
8 2 (3.77%) SAP
9 1 (1.89%) NetApp
9 1 (1.89%) BMC
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago