The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 76 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.30% 0.57% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.33% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
IBM
Surrey

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

Vendors Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
243 375 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 36.16% 42.66% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 222 315 265
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

IBM
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

IBM Salary Trend in Guildford

IBM
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Guildford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (53.33%) Oracle
1 8 (53.33%) MQSeries
1 8 (53.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) SUSE
5 4 (26.67%) Debian
5 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (26.67%) Middleware
5 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
5 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (26.67%) OLTP
5 4 (26.67%) F5
5 4 (26.67%) RHEV
5 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 8 (53.33%) MQSeries
1 8 (53.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Tridion
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) OLTP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Design Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Auditor
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Solaris
3 5 (33.33%) SUSE
4 4 (26.67%) Debian
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) SEO
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) RHEV
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) BMC
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) Cognos
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Google
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam