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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 43 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 14 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.00% 3.00% 2.34%
As % of the Vendors category 6.14% 7.10% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 5
Average salary £46,750 £32,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.09% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £38,900 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
228 183 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.82% 42.26% 51.17%
Number of salaries quoted 207 153 216
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £43,000
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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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 4 March 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 +4 4 £48,000 +74.54% 1
Accrington - 3 £47,500 -
Blackburn - 3 £45,000 -
Preston +15 2 £37,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £40,500 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (47.37%) HP
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (36.84%) SAN
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) Apache
5 5 (26.32%) EMC
5 5 (26.32%) DB2
5 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) VCP4
6 4 (21.05%) Exstream
6 4 (21.05%) AS400
6 4 (21.05%) FileNet
6 4 (21.05%) Software AG
6 4 (21.05%) webMethods
6 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (21.05%) Informatica
6 4 (21.05%) Novell
6 4 (21.05%) Veritas
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) XSLT
6 4 (21.05%) AIX

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) Apache
3 4 (21.05%) FileNet
3 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (5.26%) CICS
6 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (5.26%) Quickr
6 1 (5.26%) Lync
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Exstream
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) SMS
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Intranet
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) DB2
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Ingres
3 1 (5.26%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Applications Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Intranet Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) XSLT
3 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) AS400
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) AIX
1 4 (21.05%) HPUX
1 4 (21.05%) Solaris
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) VMS
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Service Management
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) COBOL
3 1 (5.26%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) VCP4
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
2 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) HP
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) EMC
4 4 (21.05%) Software AG
4 4 (21.05%) webMethods
4 4 (21.05%) Informatica
4 4 (21.05%) Novell
4 4 (21.05%) Veritas
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix
7 1 (5.26%) Lotus
7 1 (5.26%) MobileIron
7 1 (5.26%) ScanSafe
Chorley, Lancashire
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