The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 32 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.52% 2.87% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 7.84% 12.00% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £56,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -3.33%
IBM
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 50 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 44.93% 23.92% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 78 40 49
Average salary £36,500 £28,625 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.51% -28.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

IBM
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

IBM Salary Trend in Halifax

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 16 (84.21%) Banking
2 13 (68.42%) Retail
3 12 (63.16%) WebSphere
4 10 (52.63%) Configuration Management
5 9 (47.37%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) ClearCase
6 6 (31.58%) ClearQuest
7 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (26.32%) Software Asset Management
7 5 (26.32%) SDLC
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) ISEB
7 5 (26.32%) zOS
7 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) SAP
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) UNIX
8 4 (21.05%) AIX
8 4 (21.05%) Solaris
8 4 (21.05%) HP
8 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
8 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 3 (15.79%) DataPower

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (63.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) ClearCase
1 6 (31.58%) ClearQuest
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (84.21%) Banking
2 13 (68.42%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Software Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Software Asset Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Database Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Software Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (5.26%) DB2 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) DataPower
2 3 (15.79%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) zOS
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) AIX
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Configuration Management
2 5 (26.32%) Software Asset Management
2 5 (26.32%) SDLC
2 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 4 (21.05%) HP
Edinbrugh/Halifax/London
Tectre Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago