The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 31 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 4 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.01% 6.60% 8.96%
As % of the Vendors category 8.89% 13.46% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 17
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £44,000 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
IBM
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 52 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 33.83% 49.06% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 81
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

IBM
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

IBM Salary Trend in Knutsford

IBM
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Knutsford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 15 (78.95%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) VPN
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Dell
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
3 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
3 11 (57.89%) NAS
3 11 (57.89%) MCTS
3 11 (57.89%) MCITP
3 11 (57.89%) VLAN
3 11 (57.89%) JNCIA
3 11 (57.89%) VDSL
3 11 (57.89%) Change Management
3 11 (57.89%) CCNA
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) HP
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (57.89%) Juniper
3 11 (57.89%) SAN
3 11 (57.89%) DNS
3 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
3 11 (57.89%) ADSL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
1 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) VPN
2 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 11 (57.89%) VDSL
2 11 (57.89%) VLAN
2 11 (57.89%) NAS
2 11 (57.89%) ADSL
2 11 (57.89%) DHCP
2 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
2 4 (21.05%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) IT Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Content Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
2 11 (57.89%) Windows 8
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Change Management
2 11 (57.89%) Mobile Device Management
2 11 (57.89%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Management
3 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) MCP
1 11 (57.89%) MCSE
1 11 (57.89%) CCNA
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (57.89%) JNCIA
1 11 (57.89%) MCTS
1 11 (57.89%) MCITP
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco
1 12 (63.16%) Dell
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Juniper
2 11 (57.89%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard