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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 53 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 12 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.30% 0.77% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 1.67% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £36,000 £24,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.93% -34.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
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
238 239 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.68% 45.87% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 186 223 207
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 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
Skelmersdale - 2 £42,500 -
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 - - 2
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) UNIX
2 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 13 (54.17%) Finance
4 12 (50.00%) Validation
4 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (50.00%) FileNet
4 12 (50.00%) HFM
4 12 (50.00%) Aquila
4 12 (50.00%) Release Management
4 12 (50.00%) VB
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle
4 12 (50.00%) Delphi
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 12 (50.00%) Remedy
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL
6 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.83%) CRM
7 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.83%) ERP
7 5 (20.83%) PMP
7 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Retail
7 5 (20.83%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (20.83%) Time Management
8 4 (16.67%) Mainframe

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (50.00%) FileNet
2 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) CICS
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (50.00%) HFM
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (20.83%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) VoIP
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) IPsec
3 1 (4.17%) ADSL
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.67%) DB2
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) IMS/DB
3 2 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (4.17%) Network Support
4 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) WSDL
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.17%) iSeries
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) AS400
4 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) AIX
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) CentOS
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Validation
1 12 (50.00%) Release Management
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.83%) CRM
3 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) ERP
3 5 (20.83%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) UML
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) SEO
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) VB
2 12 (50.00%) Delphi
2 12 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (8.33%) COBOL
3 2 (8.33%) PL/1
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) PMP
1 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) APMP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) CA Endevor
2 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Aquila
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
1 12 (50.00%) Remedy
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) CA
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
5 1 (4.17%) Mitel
5 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
5 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.17%) Draytek
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Intel
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
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