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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 30 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM 5 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.67% 8.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.62% 16.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 0
Average salary - £43,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
89 115 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 47.59% 49.15% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72 83 62
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
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 5 March 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 10 (66.67%) Banking
1 10 (66.67%) Retail
2 9 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) Assembly Language
4 5 (33.33%) Internet
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) ISEB
4 5 (33.33%) CICS
4 5 (33.33%) SAP
4 5 (33.33%) MQSeries
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Middleware
4 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 5 (33.33%) Online Banking
4 5 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) COBOL
6 3 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Tandem

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (33.33%) CICS
1 5 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) ATM
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
1 10 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Programmer
1 5 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 5 (33.33%) CICS Programmer
1 5 (33.33%) Software Asset Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Web Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (33.33%) Online Banking
2 5 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Tandem
4 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
4 2 (13.33%) VSAM
4 2 (13.33%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (13.33%) zOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Assembly Language
2 4 (26.67%) COBOL
3 2 (13.33%) JCL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) REXX
3 2 (13.33%) PL/1
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 8583
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) RACF
2 2 (13.33%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) CA Endevor
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) NCR
3 2 (13.33%) VocaLink
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
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