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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 62 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing IBM 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.60% 0.70% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.55% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £42,000 £24,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -34.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
219 258 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.89% 45.42% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 170 231 209
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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
Chorley -5 1 - - 1
Skelmersdale - 1 £42,500 - 1
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (60.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) UNIX
2 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (48.00%) FileNet
3 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (48.00%) Remedy
3 12 (48.00%) VB
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle
3 12 (48.00%) Delphi
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle Financials
3 12 (48.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 12 (48.00%) Validation
3 12 (48.00%) HFM
3 12 (48.00%) Aquila
3 12 (48.00%) Release Management
4 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
6 5 (20.00%) PMP
6 5 (20.00%) PMI Certification
6 5 (20.00%) DB2
6 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.00%) CRM
6 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (20.00%) ERP
6 5 (20.00%) Retail
6 5 (20.00%) Time Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (48.00%) FileNet
2 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.00%) CICS
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (8.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle Financials
1 12 (48.00%) HFM
2 5 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) IPsec
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) ADSL
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (8.00%) IMS/DB
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) J2EE
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) SOAP
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) XML
1 2 (8.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) iSeries
4 1 (4.00%) AS400
4 1 (4.00%) VSAM
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) AIX
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) CentOS
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Validation
1 12 (48.00%) Release Management
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) CRM
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) ERP
3 5 (20.00%) Time Management
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Product Management
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) SEO
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) VB
2 12 (48.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 12 (48.00%) Delphi
3 3 (12.00%) COBOL
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) PL/1
5 1 (4.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) PMP
1 5 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) APMP
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
1 12 (48.00%) Remedy
1 12 (48.00%) Aquila
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) CA
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (4.00%) Draytek
Chorley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum 5% cash/benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago