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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 49 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 5 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.29% 2.33% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 2.62% 5.15% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 11
Median salary £37,500 £40,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
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
191 233 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 49.35% 45.24% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 160 203 178
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley -1 3 £37,500 - 1
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) iSeries
2 3 (60.00%) RPG
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) HP SIM
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iSeries
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
1 2 (40.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) arcserve
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel
1 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (40.00%) Sophos
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus pension, 25 days holiday, life assurance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £31,100 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago