The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 39 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 17 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.09% 0.28% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 7.11% 0.50% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 1
Average salary £58,500 £61,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
IBM
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
239 199 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 57.45% 56.06% 64.24%
Number of salaries quoted 197 184 243
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £55,000 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

IBM
Salary Trend in Luton

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

IBM Salary Trend in Luton

IBM
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Luton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 25 (64.10%) WebSphere
2 21 (53.85%) Data Management
2 21 (53.85%) PDM
3 20 (51.28%) Oracle
4 19 (48.72%) SAP
4 19 (48.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
5 18 (46.15%) Cincom
6 16 (41.03%) Marketing
7 13 (33.33%) Business Analysis
8 8 (20.51%) Project Management
9 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.82%) Workflow
10 5 (12.82%) HP
10 5 (12.82%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
11 4 (10.26%) FMCG
11 4 (10.26%) Automotive
12 3 (7.69%) Migration
12 3 (7.69%) Finance
12 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (7.69%) Replication
12 3 (7.69%) Windows
12 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
12 3 (7.69%) IIS
12 3 (7.69%) Java
12 3 (7.69%) ERP
12 3 (7.69%) SOA
12 3 (7.69%) MS Excel

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 25 (64.10%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (7.69%) Cognos Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (41.03%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Automotive
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) IT Strategy Manager
1 9 (23.08%) Strategy Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Product Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Field Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 3 (7.69%) Break Fix Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Senior Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Cognos Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 3 (7.69%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 3 (7.69%) TM1 Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
1 2 (5.13%) XML
1 2 (5.13%) XSD
1 2 (5.13%) XSLT
1 2 (5.13%) WCF
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.56%) EDI
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) FMCG
3 3 (7.69%) iSeries
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) Web 2.0
3 3 (7.69%) Open Source
4 2 (5.13%) AS400
5 1 (2.56%) HP Superdome
5 1 (2.56%) DataPower
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
1 3 (7.69%) OS/400
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) AIX
2 1 (2.56%) HPUX
2 1 (2.56%) Solaris
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) PDM
1 21 (53.85%) Data Management
2 19 (48.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 8 (20.51%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Workflow
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.69%) Data Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.69%) Document Management
6 3 (7.69%) ERP
6 3 (7.69%) SOA
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.56%) vSphere
1 1 (2.56%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Oracle
2 19 (48.72%) SAP
3 18 (46.15%) Cincom
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) HP
6 3 (7.69%) Cognos
7 2 (5.13%) Dell
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) Informatica
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) VMware
8 1 (2.56%) Sun
8 1 (2.56%) Axway