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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 84 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 28 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.87% 2.02% 2.55%
As % of the Vendors category 4.77% 4.99% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 25
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £55,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
587 541 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.13% 40.43% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 377 338 371
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,011
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 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 23 (46.94%) Mainframe
2 18 (36.73%) Change Management
2 18 (36.73%) Banking
3 17 (34.69%) QA
3 17 (34.69%) IBM Mainframe
3 17 (34.69%) Finance
4 16 (32.65%) DB2
5 15 (30.61%) HP
5 15 (30.61%) VMware
6 14 (28.57%) CICS
7 13 (26.53%) Windows
7 13 (26.53%) Retail
7 13 (26.53%) Mentoring
7 13 (26.53%) Coaching
7 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (24.49%) Oracle
9 11 (22.45%) SQL
9 11 (22.45%) REXX
9 11 (22.45%) JCL
9 11 (22.45%) Release Management
9 11 (22.45%) CA Endevor
9 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (20.41%) Project Management
10 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
10 10 (20.41%) COBOL
10 10 (20.41%) UNIX
10 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
11 9 (18.37%) SAS
11 9 (18.37%) Assembly Language
12 8 (16.33%) Citrix

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (28.57%) CICS
2 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
3 9 (18.37%) SAS
4 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
5 4 (8.16%) MQSeries
5 4 (8.16%) IIS
6 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.04%) NetWeaver
8 1 (2.04%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Force.com
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (14.29%) SAN
1 7 (14.29%) Firewall
1 7 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 6 (12.24%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (12.24%) MPLS
2 6 (12.24%) DMZ
2 6 (12.24%) FCoE
3 5 (10.20%) ATM
4 3 (6.12%) VLAN
4 3 (6.12%) WAN
5 2 (4.08%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) DB2
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.08%) DecisionStream
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos Query Studio
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (36.73%) Banking
2 17 (34.69%) Finance
3 13 (26.53%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Administrator
3 6 (12.24%) Consultant
3 6 (12.24%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Technical Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Server Support
5 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Technician
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Server Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Server Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) MSMQ
2 5 (10.20%) ISPF
2 5 (10.20%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) XML
3 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.16%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
4 2 (4.08%) JSP
4 2 (4.08%) XSD
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) jQuery
4 2 (4.08%) Ajax
4 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.04%) SAP Basis
5 1 (2.04%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) Mainframe
2 17 (34.69%) IBM Mainframe
3 13 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (14.29%) Replication
5 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
6 5 (10.20%) Chip Card
6 5 (10.20%) N-Tier
7 4 (8.16%) VSAM
8 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
9 2 (4.08%) DataPower
9 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
10 1 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.04%) Wiki
10 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) UNIX
3 7 (14.29%) zOS
3 7 (14.29%) Linux
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 2000
4 6 (12.24%) HPUX
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (10.20%) AIX
6 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) Solaris
8 2 (4.08%) Windows NT
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Change Management
2 13 (26.53%) Mentoring
2 13 (26.53%) Coaching
3 11 (22.45%) Release Management
4 10 (20.41%) Project Management
5 8 (16.33%) Line Management
6 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.24%) Workflow
7 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.20%) Service Management
8 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.16%) Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.08%) UML
10 2 (4.08%) ETL
10 2 (4.08%) Scrum
10 2 (4.08%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
1 11 (22.45%) REXX
1 11 (22.45%) JCL
2 10 (20.41%) COBOL
3 9 (18.37%) Assembly Language
4 3 (6.12%) Perl
4 3 (6.12%) PHP
5 2 (4.08%) C#
5 2 (4.08%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) VBScript
5 2 (4.08%) VB
5 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) ABAP
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) APMP
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) XenApp
3 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.08%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.04%) Gluster
5 1 (2.04%) KVM
5 1 (2.04%) RACF
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) CA Endevor
2 6 (12.24%) SCCM
3 4 (8.16%) Netcool
3 4 (8.16%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.12%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Puppet
5 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) HP
1 15 (30.61%) VMware
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.24%) Nortel
5 6 (12.24%) BT
5 6 (12.24%) Clearswift
5 6 (12.24%) Juniper
5 6 (12.24%) Avaya
5 6 (12.24%) Fujitsu
5 6 (12.24%) Brocade
6 4 (8.16%) CA
7 2 (4.08%) Cognos
7 2 (4.08%) EMC
7 2 (4.08%) SAP
7 2 (4.08%) BMC
7 2 (4.08%) Google
8 1 (2.04%) NetApp
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: £Competitive plus cash and benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago