The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 55 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing IBM 5 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.05% 0.27% 4.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.98% 0.46% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Average salary £38,150 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £38,940 £35,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
IBM
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
168 217 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 35.22% 58.18% 59.32%
Number of salaries quoted 147 189 215
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

IBM
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Leicester region.

IBM Salary Trend in Leicester

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Mainframe
2 4 (36.36%) DB2
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) AIX
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Firmware
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (27.27%) COBOL
3 3 (27.27%) CICS
3 3 (27.27%) JCL
3 3 (27.27%) CA Endevor
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) VSAM
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (27.27%) CICS
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Adabas
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (18.18%) Programmer
1 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) COBOL Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Programmer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst Programmer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 1 (9.09%) COBOL Programmer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mainframe
2 4 (36.36%) Firmware
2 4 (36.36%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) VSAM
4 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) COBOL
1 3 (27.27%) JCL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) NATURAL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) CA Endevor
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) SAP