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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 36 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.10% 2.14% 8.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% 3.74% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 17
Average salary £55,000 £40,438 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.01% +1.09%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
85 107 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 46.96% 57.22% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 50 94 75
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 5 (50.00%) NetIQ
3 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) VB
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) Service Management
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 5 (50.00%) HP UCMDB
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (50.00%) Dynatrace
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) Online Banking
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) DataPower
5 2 (20.00%) Finance

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 7 (70.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (50.00%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Online Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 5 (50.00%) HP UCMDB
1 5 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Dynatrace
2 5 (50.00%) NetIQ
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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