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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 39 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 16 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.60% 1.75% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 7.11% 4.30% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 2
Average salary £45,500 £34,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.82% -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
225 186 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 50.56% 40.79% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 190 152 196
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 £47,500 +58.33%
Accrington - 4 £44,250 -
Blackburn - 4 £41,250 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 2 £40,500 -
Preston - 2 £37,500 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) Apache
4 8 (40.00%) SAN
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) DB2
6 6 (30.00%) EMC
6 6 (30.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
7 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (25.00%) Novell
7 5 (25.00%) Veritas
7 5 (25.00%) AS400
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) AIX
7 5 (25.00%) HPUX
7 5 (25.00%) Solaris
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (25.00%) Ingres
7 5 (25.00%) SMS
7 5 (25.00%) VMS
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) XSLT

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (40.00%) Apache
3 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (20.00%) FileNet
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (5.00%) Quickr
6 1 (5.00%) Lync
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Exstream
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) SMS
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) DB2
2 5 (25.00%) Ingres
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Architect
4 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Intranet Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) XSLT
2 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (25.00%) AS400
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) AIX
1 5 (25.00%) HPUX
1 5 (25.00%) Solaris
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) VMS
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Service Management
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) XenApp
2 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
1 10 (50.00%) HP
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) EMC
4 5 (25.00%) Novell
4 5 (25.00%) Veritas
5 4 (20.00%) Software AG
5 4 (20.00%) Informatica
5 4 (20.00%) webMethods
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) NetApp
8 1 (5.00%) Lotus
8 1 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
8 1 (5.00%) ScanSafe
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