The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Edinburgh 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 83 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 22 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.49% 2.57% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 6.61% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 12
Average salary £44,250 £54,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.05% +66.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,400 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,200 £56,500 £49,790
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
595 469 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.31% 38.86% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 402 313 335
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (36.00%) Banking
2 16 (32.00%) UNIX
3 15 (30.00%) zOS
4 14 (28.00%) AIX
5 13 (26.00%) WebSphere
6 12 (24.00%) QA
6 12 (24.00%) Linux
6 12 (24.00%) DB2
6 12 (24.00%) Finance
7 10 (20.00%) VMware
7 10 (20.00%) Mainframe
8 9 (18.00%) IBM Mainframe
9 8 (16.00%) Retail
9 8 (16.00%) Change Management
9 8 (16.00%) Windows
9 8 (16.00%) HP
9 8 (16.00%) Citrix
9 8 (16.00%) CICS
10 7 (14.00%) SAS
10 7 (14.00%) Oracle
10 7 (14.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
11 6 (12.00%) SQL
12 5 (10.00%) MQSeries
12 5 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
12 5 (10.00%) BMC
12 5 (10.00%) CA

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (26.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (16.00%) CICS
3 7 (14.00%) SAS
4 5 (10.00%) MQSeries
4 5 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.00%) Apache
7 1 (2.00%) MTS
7 1 (2.00%) NetWeaver
7 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) WAN
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
1 3 (6.00%) VLAN
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) Wireless
2 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) DB2
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.00%) OLAP
3 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (4.00%) DataStage
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) ClearQuest
1 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (4.00%) Subversion
2 2 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 18 (36.00%) Banking
2 12 (24.00%) Finance
3 8 (16.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (14.00%) Administrator
3 6 (12.00%) Server Administrator
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Desktop Technician
5 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Desktop Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Server Technician
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Programmer
5 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Server Support
5 4 (8.00%) Programmer
5 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (8.00%) ISPF
3 2 (4.00%) Spring
3 2 (4.00%) Java EE
3 2 (4.00%) Middleware
3 2 (4.00%) JDBC
3 2 (4.00%) JSP
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (18.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (8.00%) VSAM
4 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) UNIX
2 15 (30.00%) zOS
3 14 (28.00%) AIX
4 12 (24.00%) Linux
5 8 (16.00%) Windows
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.00%) Solaris
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Change Management
2 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) Release Management
5 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.00%) ETL
5 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (4.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Information Management
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.00%) JCL
3 4 (8.00%) Assembly Language
3 4 (8.00%) REXX
3 4 (8.00%) Perl
3 4 (8.00%) COBOL
3 4 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) Jython
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) ABAP
5 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PMP
2 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MBA
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) XenApp
3 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.00%) Samba
5 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.00%) KVM
5 1 (2.00%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) CA Endevor
2 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) VMware
2 8 (16.00%) HP
2 8 (16.00%) Citrix
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle
4 5 (10.00%) BMC
4 5 (10.00%) CA
4 5 (10.00%) Compuware
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) SAP
6 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.00%) Teradata
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco
6 2 (4.00%) Informatica
6 2 (4.00%) EMC
6 2 (4.00%) Cognos
7 1 (2.00%) Siebel
7 1 (2.00%) Juniper
7 1 (2.00%) NetApp
7 1 (2.00%) Sun
7 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
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