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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
North West / Lancashire
Rank 41 27 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +35
Permanent jobs citing IBM 19 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.85% 5.68% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 8.23% 13.99% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 3
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +65.17%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%

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
231 143 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.76% 40.63% 47.69%
Number of salaries quoted 193 117 208
Median salary £35,000 £32,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +4 9 £37,500 -
Preston - 5 £40,000 - 1
Blackburn +3 4 £40,000 +14.28% 2
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 36 (94.74%) SQL
2 30 (78.95%) DB2
2 30 (78.95%) ERP
2 30 (78.95%) RPG
2 30 (78.95%) iSeries
3 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) Unit Testing
3 22 (57.89%) Waterfall
4 21 (55.26%) ITIL
5 20 (52.63%) SDLC
6 14 (36.84%) AS400
7 10 (26.32%) XML
8 9 (23.68%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (21.05%) Logistics
10 7 (18.42%) HP
11 6 (15.79%) Unix
11 6 (15.79%) Degree
12 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
12 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
12 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
12 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
12 5 (13.16%) vSphere
12 5 (13.16%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (13.16%) SNMP
12 5 (13.16%) VB
12 5 (13.16%) Linux
12 5 (13.16%) Compuware
12 5 (13.16%) Tivoli
12 5 (13.16%) BMC PATROL

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 9 (23.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) SNMP
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) NAS
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) VLAN
2 1 (2.63%) VoIP
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) MS Access
General
1 2 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Analyst
1 28 (73.68%) Applications Support
1 28 (73.68%) Applications Support Analyst
1 28 (73.68%) Support Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (2.63%) Data Manager
3 1 (2.63%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (2.63%) ERP Support
3 1 (2.63%) Programmer
3 1 (2.63%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (2.63%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (2.63%) Senior RPG Programmer
3 1 (2.63%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (2.63%) Server Engineer
3 1 (2.63%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (78.95%) iSeries
2 14 (36.84%) AS400
3 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.53%) e-Health
5 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Unix
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) ERP
2 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) Unit Testing
2 22 (57.89%) Waterfall
3 21 (55.26%) ITIL
4 20 (52.63%) SDLC
5 8 (21.05%) Logistics
6 4 (10.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.53%) Structured Programming
7 2 (5.26%) System Testing
8 1 (2.63%) B2B
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.63%) Customer Intelligence
8 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.63%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (2.63%) Information Management
8 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) SQL
2 30 (78.95%) RPG
3 5 (13.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (13.16%) Nagios
1 5 (13.16%) OpenView
1 5 (13.16%) Tivoli
1 5 (13.16%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.63%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.63%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) HP
2 5 (13.16%) BMC
2 5 (13.16%) Compuware
3 4 (10.53%) CA
3 4 (10.53%) Dynatrace
3 4 (10.53%) Nimsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) arcserve
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Mitel
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.63%) Sophos
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
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