The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 4 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 15.38% - 20.83%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% - 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
IBM
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 30.77% 32.35% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £11,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +172.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

IBM
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

IBM Salary Trend in the Highlands

IBM
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 2 - -
IBM
Scotland

IBM
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) COM

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe