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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 59 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 4 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.79% 3.43% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 7.51% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 3
Average salary £31,585 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.26% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
247 213 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.91% 45.61% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 220 181 196
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram 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 26 January 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
Chorley +2 2 £38,250 +39.09% 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,170 -
Blackpool - 1 £24,000 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Dojo
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Quickr
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) MobileIron
2 1 (16.67%) ScanSafe

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (16.67%) Quickr
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) CICS
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Ingres
2 1 (16.67%) Easytrieve
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet Developer
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) VSAM
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) HPUX
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) VMS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JCL
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Novell
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) MobileIron
2 1 (16.67%) ScanSafe
Blackburn, Lancashire
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago