The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Halifax region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 25 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM 23 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.08% 2.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 15.86% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 0
Average salary £43,500 £39,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
145 80 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 38.36% 49.69% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 94 65 22
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,250 £46,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Halifax

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 29 (60.42%) AIX
2 25 (52.08%) Linux
3 22 (45.83%) UNIX
4 21 (43.75%) Finance
5 20 (41.67%) Windows
5 20 (41.67%) WebSphere
6 17 (35.42%) zOS
7 15 (31.25%) ClearCase
7 15 (31.25%) Mainframe
8 13 (27.08%) MQSeries
8 13 (27.08%) ClearQuest
8 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
8 13 (27.08%) Banking
9 12 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 12 (25.00%) Perl
10 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
10 10 (20.83%) Internet
11 9 (18.75%) Oracle
11 9 (18.75%) ITIL
11 9 (18.75%) HP
11 9 (18.75%) CruiseControl
12 8 (16.67%) Middleware
12 8 (16.67%) RUP
13 7 (14.58%) DB2
13 7 (14.58%) Online Banking
14 6 (12.50%) Java
14 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 6 (12.50%) Samba
15 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
15 5 (10.42%) Advertising

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 13 (27.08%) MQSeries
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.08%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) ClearCase
2 13 (27.08%) ClearQuest
3 9 (18.75%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.08%) Mockito
4 1 (2.08%) Ant
4 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
3 5 (10.42%) Advertising
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (12.50%) Administrator
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Specialist
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (10.42%) Senior Technician
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 8 (16.67%) Middleware
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (8.33%) jQuery
4 4 (8.33%) HTML
4 4 (8.33%) CSS
5 3 (6.25%) Classic ASP
5 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.25%) .NET
5 3 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (2.08%) JSF
6 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Mainframe
2 7 (14.58%) Online Banking
3 4 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) AIX
2 25 (52.08%) Linux
3 22 (45.83%) UNIX
4 20 (41.67%) Windows
5 17 (35.42%) zOS
6 5 (10.42%) Solaris
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 8 (16.67%) RUP
4 5 (10.42%) RAD
4 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.25%) Workflow
6 3 (6.25%) Workflow Management
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.17%) Web Development
8 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.08%) UML
8 1 (2.08%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) Perl
2 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
3 6 (12.50%) Java
3 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) VB
4 3 (6.25%) VB6
5 1 (2.08%) COBOL
5 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) MCITP
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.08%) CCEE
1 1 (2.08%) CCAA
1 1 (2.08%) CCIA
1 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (2.08%) CCEA
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) XenServer
2 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Tivoli
1 5 (10.42%) Netcool
1 5 (10.42%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
1 9 (18.75%) HP
2 5 (10.42%) BMC
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Veeam
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
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