The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 153 120 104
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -16
Permanent jobs citing IBM 29 59 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 1.50% 2.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 3.38% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 51 59
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1813 1747 1901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.71% 44.53% 49.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1460 1644
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IBM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IBM Salary Trend in Manchester

IBM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Manchester

IBM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Altrincham - 1 £22,500 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 30 (36.59%) Oracle
2 29 (35.37%) Windows
3 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
3 27 (32.93%) SQL
3 27 (32.93%) HP
4 23 (28.05%) Microsoft
4 23 (28.05%) Linux
4 23 (28.05%) Oracle Database
5 21 (25.61%) Mainframe
6 20 (24.39%) Finance
6 20 (24.39%) VMware
6 20 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (23.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (23.17%) Java
8 18 (21.95%) IBM Mainframe
9 17 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (19.51%) WebSphere
11 15 (18.29%) UNIX
12 14 (17.07%) Web Services
12 14 (17.07%) NetApp
13 13 (15.85%) EMC
13 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (14.63%) Retail
14 12 (14.63%) Project Management
14 12 (14.63%) Cisco
14 12 (14.63%) SPSS
14 12 (14.63%) ITIL
14 12 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (14.63%) Propensity Modelling
14 12 (14.63%) Customer Insight

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (19.51%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.98%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.76%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (6.10%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (4.88%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.88%) Apache
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (4.88%) CICS
7 3 (3.66%) IIS
8 2 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.44%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (2.44%) AquaLogic
8 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.44%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (1.22%) Documentum
9 1 (1.22%) Confluence
9 1 (1.22%) Mule
9 1 (1.22%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) SPSS
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.44%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) SAN
2 5 (6.10%) HTTP
3 3 (3.66%) DNS
4 2 (2.44%) SSL
4 2 (2.44%) LDAP
4 2 (2.44%) SDH
4 2 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.22%) Firewall
5 1 (1.22%) NAS
5 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.05%) Oracle Database
3 20 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (9.76%) DB2
4 8 (9.76%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.44%) DataStage
7 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.44%) Easytrieve
7 2 (2.44%) MySQL
8 1 (1.22%) Infinispan
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) JIRA
2 5 (6.10%) Maven
3 4 (4.88%) SoapUI
3 4 (4.88%) ERwin
3 4 (4.88%) Log4j
3 4 (4.88%) Ant
3 4 (4.88%) Toad
4 2 (2.44%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Retail
3 9 (10.98%) Advertising
3 9 (10.98%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) Architect
3 13 (15.85%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (15.85%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (14.63%) Insight Analyst
4 12 (14.63%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 11 (13.41%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (13.41%) Business Analyst
6 10 (12.20%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Principle Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Support Technician
9 3 (3.66%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) Web Services
2 11 (13.41%) Middleware
2 11 (13.41%) J2EE
3 10 (12.20%) .NET
4 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
4 8 (9.76%) .NET Framework
4 8 (9.76%) WCF
4 8 (9.76%) WF
4 8 (9.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (7.32%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.10%) Spring
6 5 (6.10%) XML
6 5 (6.10%) HTML
6 5 (6.10%) EJB
6 5 (6.10%) CSS
6 5 (6.10%) Servlets
6 5 (6.10%) SOAP
6 5 (6.10%) JMS
6 5 (6.10%) JAX-RPC
6 5 (6.10%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Mainframe
2 18 (21.95%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (12.20%) FlexPod
4 4 (4.88%) CLARiiON
4 4 (4.88%) Tandem
4 4 (4.88%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.66%) Replication
5 3 (3.66%) Open Source
5 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.44%) Clustering
6 2 (2.44%) Symmetrix
6 2 (2.44%) VSAM
7 1 (1.22%) CMDB
7 1 (1.22%) Celerra
7 1 (1.22%) PMI
7 1 (1.22%) Firmware
7 1 (1.22%) HACMP
7 1 (1.22%) EMC Centera
7 1 (1.22%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.37%) Windows
2 23 (28.05%) Linux
3 15 (18.29%) UNIX
4 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (13.41%) Solaris
7 10 (12.20%) AIX
8 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (7.32%) SUSE
9 6 (7.32%) HPUX
10 4 (4.88%) OS/400
10 4 (4.88%) zOS
11 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.22%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (14.63%) ITIL
2 12 (14.63%) Project Management
2 12 (14.63%) Customer Insight
2 12 (14.63%) Propensity Modelling
2 12 (14.63%) Analytics
3 11 (13.41%) Capacity Management
3 11 (13.41%) Business Continuity
4 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (12.20%) Incident Management
4 10 (12.20%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.76%) Problem Management
6 7 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.88%) RAD
9 4 (4.88%) SOA
9 4 (4.88%) Web Application Development
10 3 (3.66%) Release Management
10 3 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.93%) SQL
2 19 (23.17%) Java
3 10 (12.20%) C#
4 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.32%) COBOL
5 6 (7.32%) JCL
6 4 (4.88%) Python
6 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.66%) Perl
8 1 (1.22%) VB
8 1 (1.22%) VB6
8 1 (1.22%) Groovy
8 1 (1.22%) Scala
8 1 (1.22%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) CCEE
2 1 (1.22%) CCAA
2 1 (1.22%) CCIA
2 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.22%) MCSE
2 1 (1.22%) MCSA
2 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.22%) CCEA
2 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.22%) MBA
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.22%) SNIA Certification
2 1 (1.22%) MCITP
2 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (23.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.88%) vSphere
2 4 (4.88%) KVM
3 2 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.22%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.22%) XenApp
4 1 (1.22%) XenServer
4 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.22%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) Tivoli
2 8 (9.76%) OpenView
3 2 (2.44%) Nagios
3 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.44%) CA Wily
3 2 (2.44%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.22%) Control-M
4 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (36.59%) Oracle
2 27 (32.93%) HP
3 23 (28.05%) Microsoft
4 20 (24.39%) VMware
5 14 (17.07%) NetApp
6 13 (15.85%) EMC
7 12 (14.63%) Cisco
8 11 (13.41%) Red Hat
9 10 (12.20%) Citrix
9 10 (12.20%) Symantec
10 9 (10.98%) Remedy
11 8 (9.76%) Dell
12 6 (7.32%) CA
12 6 (7.32%) 3PAR
13 5 (6.10%) BMC
13 5 (6.10%) JBoss
14 4 (4.88%) Juniper
14 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
14 4 (4.88%) Teradata
14 4 (4.88%) Actimize
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Steria
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits: (subject to experience)
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 19 days ago