The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 67 36 59
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +23
Permanent jobs citing IBM 4 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.68% 4.76% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 10.68% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 2
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +89.47%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -2.24%
IBM
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
260 206 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.52% 44.59% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 218 172 198
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

IBM
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Lancashire

IBM
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
Accrington -2 1 £40,500 -2.40%
Blackburn - 1 £37,500 - 1
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Apache
3 9 (45.00%) HP
4 8 (40.00%) SAN
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) DB2
6 6 (30.00%) EMC
6 6 (30.00%) Mainframe
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) Ingres
7 5 (25.00%) SMS
7 5 (25.00%) VMS
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (25.00%) AIX
7 5 (25.00%) HPUX
7 5 (25.00%) Solaris
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (25.00%) Novell
7 5 (25.00%) Veritas
7 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) AS400
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (45.00%) Apache
3 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (20.00%) FileNet
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
1 2 (10.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) SMS
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) DB2
2 5 (25.00%) Ingres
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Architect
4 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 4 (20.00%) HTML5
3 4 (20.00%) XSLT
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (25.00%) AS400
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) AIX
1 5 (25.00%) HPUX
1 5 (25.00%) Solaris
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) VMS
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Service Management
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) EAI
4 1 (5.00%) OOD
4 1 (5.00%) System Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (5.00%) RPG
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
1 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) EMC
5 5 (25.00%) Novell
5 5 (25.00%) Veritas
6 4 (20.00%) webMethods
6 4 (20.00%) Software AG
6 4 (20.00%) Informatica
7 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.00%) NetApp
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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