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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 93 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 16 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 2.37% 2.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.71% 5.89% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 22
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
590 509 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.52% 40.24% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 391 313 357
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 (41.86%) Mainframe
2 17 (39.53%) Banking
3 16 (37.21%) QA
4 15 (34.88%) Finance
4 15 (34.88%) VMware
5 14 (32.56%) DB2
6 13 (30.23%) HP
6 13 (30.23%) IBM Mainframe
7 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
7 12 (27.91%) Coaching
7 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (27.91%) Retail
7 12 (27.91%) Change Management
7 12 (27.91%) CICS
8 11 (25.58%) UNIX
8 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (23.26%) Windows
9 10 (23.26%) Oracle
9 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
10 9 (20.93%) SQL
10 9 (20.93%) zOS
10 9 (20.93%) SAS
11 8 (18.60%) Citrix
11 8 (18.60%) REXX
11 8 (18.60%) Assembly Language
11 8 (18.60%) COBOL
11 8 (18.60%) AIX
11 8 (18.60%) Linux
11 8 (18.60%) JCL
11 8 (18.60%) Release Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (27.91%) CICS
2 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
3 9 (20.93%) SAS
4 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (11.63%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
5 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (9.30%) MQSeries
7 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (4.65%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (2.33%) Apache
9 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
9 1 (2.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
1 6 (13.95%) SAN
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
1 6 (13.95%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (11.63%) FCoE
2 5 (11.63%) MPLS
2 5 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (11.63%) DMZ
3 4 (9.30%) ATM
4 3 (6.98%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) VLAN
5 2 (4.65%) Internet
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) DB2
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.65%) DecisionStream
5 2 (4.65%) DataStage
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos Query Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (4.65%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.33%) MySQL
6 1 (2.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) ERwin
General
1 17 (39.53%) Banking
2 15 (34.88%) Finance
3 12 (27.91%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.95%) Consultant
2 6 (13.95%) Administrator
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Support
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Server Support
4 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Server Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Technician
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) MSMQ
2 4 (9.30%) ISPF
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.33%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.33%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Mainframe
2 13 (30.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
4 5 (11.63%) Replication
5 4 (9.30%) VSAM
5 4 (9.30%) Chip Card
6 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
6 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
7 2 (4.65%) Online Banking
7 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) UNIX
2 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 9 (20.93%) zOS
4 8 (18.60%) AIX
4 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.63%) Windows 2000
6 5 (11.63%) HPUX
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.65%) Solaris
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Change Management
1 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
1 12 (27.91%) Coaching
2 8 (18.60%) Release Management
3 7 (16.28%) Line Management
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.63%) Workflow
6 3 (6.98%) ETL
6 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.65%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Information Management
7 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.33%) Validation
8 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) Assembly Language
2 8 (18.60%) REXX
2 8 (18.60%) COBOL
2 8 (18.60%) JCL
3 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) C
3 1 (2.33%) C++
3 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) APMP
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) XenApp
3 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) Gluster
4 1 (2.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) CA Endevor
2 5 (11.63%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) VMware
2 13 (30.23%) HP
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle
4 8 (18.60%) Citrix
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco
6 5 (11.63%) Nortel
6 5 (11.63%) Avaya
6 5 (11.63%) Juniper
6 5 (11.63%) Clearswift
6 5 (11.63%) BT
6 5 (11.63%) Brocade
6 5 (11.63%) Fujitsu
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.65%) SAP
8 2 (4.65%) Cognos
8 2 (4.65%) Compuware
8 2 (4.65%) EMC
8 2 (4.65%) BMC
8 2 (4.65%) CA
9 1 (2.33%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: £Competitive plus cash and benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago