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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 110 141 128
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 66 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.03% 1.37% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 3.23% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 32
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
1309 1704 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.29% 42.40% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1453 1401
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Bolton +20 4 £35,500 -5.33%
Stockport - 1 £30,000 -
Wigan - 1 £32,500 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 74 (41.34%) Degree
2 71 (39.66%) Oracle
3 63 (35.20%) Finance
4 53 (29.61%) Java
5 47 (26.26%) Microsoft
6 46 (25.70%) WebSphere
7 45 (25.14%) HP
8 42 (23.46%) SQL Server
8 42 (23.46%) SAP
9 37 (20.67%) Oracle Database
10 36 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (16.76%) Red Hat
11 30 (16.76%) Linux
11 30 (16.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (16.20%) Data Centre
12 29 (16.20%) WebLogic
13 27 (15.08%) SQL
14 26 (14.53%) JMS
14 26 (14.53%) Windows
15 25 (13.97%) Java SE
16 23 (12.85%) WebSphere Application Server
17 22 (12.29%) AIX
17 22 (12.29%) Cisco
17 22 (12.29%) SAN
17 22 (12.29%) Eclipse
17 22 (12.29%) Symantec
17 22 (12.29%) Java EE
17 22 (12.29%) JPA
17 22 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (12.29%) NetBeans

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 46 (25.70%) WebSphere
2 29 (16.20%) WebLogic
3 23 (12.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (10.61%) Skype for Business
5 12 (6.70%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 8 (4.47%) Apache
6 8 (4.47%) Apache Pig
7 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.91%) MS Exchange
7 7 (3.91%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.91%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.35%) CMS
9 3 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.12%) CICS
11 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (3.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (2.79%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.79%) SAP EWM
2 5 (2.79%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (2.79%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.38%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.56%) IaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.56%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.29%) SAN
2 12 (6.70%) DHCP
2 12 (6.70%) DNS
3 9 (5.03%) Network Security
4 7 (3.91%) LAN
5 6 (3.35%) Internet
6 4 (2.23%) WinSCP
7 3 (1.68%) Firewall
8 1 (0.56%) IPsec
8 1 (0.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.56%) MPLS
8 1 (0.56%) SSL
8 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.56%) VPN
8 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 37 (20.67%) Oracle Database
3 21 (11.73%) DB2
4 15 (8.38%) Oracle Exadata
4 15 (8.38%) RDBMS
4 15 (8.38%) Relational Database
5 13 (7.26%) Big Data
6 10 (5.59%) SAP HANA
6 10 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.47%) Apache Hive
7 8 (4.47%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.47%) IBM BigInsights
7 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 5 (2.79%) Lumira
9 5 (2.79%) SAP BW
10 4 (2.23%) MS Access
11 3 (1.68%) DTS
11 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (12.29%) Eclipse
1 22 (12.29%) NetBeans
1 22 (12.29%) Subversion
2 4 (2.23%) HP UFT
2 4 (2.23%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.23%) Toad
3 1 (0.56%) AppScan
General
1 63 (35.20%) Finance
2 17 (9.50%) Banking
3 16 (8.94%) Retail
4 11 (6.15%) Legal
5 7 (3.91%) Back Office
6 5 (2.79%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (2.79%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (24.02%) Developer
2 35 (19.55%) Architect
3 28 (15.64%) Java Developer
4 22 (12.29%) Lead Developer
4 22 (12.29%) Lead Java Developer
5 20 (11.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 15 (8.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 15 (8.38%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (6.70%) Consultant
7 12 (6.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 12 (6.70%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 12 (6.70%) Support Specialist
8 11 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (6.15%) Administrator
8 11 (6.15%) Graduate
8 11 (6.15%) Server Specialist
8 11 (6.15%) Server Support
8 11 (6.15%) Storage Specialist
9 10 (5.59%) Applications Developer
9 10 (5.59%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.53%) JMS
2 25 (13.97%) Java SE
3 22 (12.29%) Java EE
3 22 (12.29%) JAX-RS
3 22 (12.29%) JPA
3 22 (12.29%) Spring
4 21 (11.73%) Middleware
5 20 (11.17%) WebSphere MQ
6 15 (8.38%) Apache Flex
6 15 (8.38%) IBM Integration Bus
7 14 (7.82%) .NET
8 11 (6.15%) J2EE
9 5 (2.79%) SAP Fiori
9 5 (2.79%) Web Services
10 4 (2.23%) SOAP
10 4 (2.23%) XML
11 2 (1.12%) ISPF
12 1 (0.56%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.56%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.20%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.38%) FlexPod
2 15 (8.38%) VCE vBlock
3 10 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.91%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.79%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.68%) Clustering
7 3 (1.68%) IBM XIV
7 3 (1.68%) LPAR
7 3 (1.68%) Replication
7 3 (1.68%) Symmetrix
8 2 (1.12%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.12%) PKI
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Statistics
9 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.76%) Linux
1 30 (16.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 26 (14.53%) Windows
3 22 (12.29%) AIX
4 15 (8.38%) HPUX
4 15 (8.38%) OS/400
4 15 (8.38%) Solaris
4 15 (8.38%) SUSE
4 15 (8.38%) zOS
5 10 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.91%) CentOS
7 4 (2.23%) Unix
8 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (11.17%) DevOps
3 17 (9.50%) ITIL
4 16 (8.94%) Infrastructure Management
5 15 (8.38%) Business Continuity
5 15 (8.38%) Coaching
5 15 (8.38%) Converged Infrastructure
5 15 (8.38%) Mentoring
5 15 (8.38%) Performance Testing
6 13 (7.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (7.26%) Open Source
7 12 (6.70%) Analytics
8 11 (6.15%) Service Management
8 11 (6.15%) Software Engineering
9 10 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (5.59%) Change Management
9 10 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (5.59%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.03%) Change Control
10 9 (5.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (29.61%) Java
2 27 (15.08%) SQL
3 12 (6.70%) C#
4 11 (6.15%) ABAP
5 5 (2.79%) C++
6 3 (1.68%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.12%) COBOL
7 2 (1.12%) JCL
8 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (41.34%) Degree
2 19 (10.61%) MCSE
2 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.15%) CISSP
4 7 (3.91%) A+ Certification
4 7 (3.91%) CCNA
4 7 (3.91%) CCNP
4 7 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.91%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (3.91%) HP ASE
4 7 (3.91%) MCITP
4 7 (3.91%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (3.91%) RHCE
4 7 (3.91%) Security+ Certification
4 7 (3.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.23%) CISA
5 4 (2.23%) CISM
6 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.79%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) ISO27002
2 2 (1.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) ISO19770
System Software
1 22 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.94%) Hyper-V
3 15 (8.38%) KVM
4 12 (6.70%) Active Directory
5 8 (4.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (4.47%) HDFS
6 7 (3.91%) vSphere
7 3 (1.68%) SRDF
8 2 (1.12%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 15 (8.38%) Tivoli
2 12 (6.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (4.47%) Ambari
3 8 (4.47%) Oozie
4 7 (3.91%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.91%) HP SIM
4 7 (3.91%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (3.91%) WSUS
5 4 (2.23%) DameWare
5 4 (2.23%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (1.68%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.56%) Nessus
7 1 (0.56%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.56%) Nmap
7 1 (0.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 71 (39.66%) Oracle
2 47 (26.26%) Microsoft
3 45 (25.14%) HP
4 42 (23.46%) SAP
5 30 (16.76%) Red Hat
6 22 (12.29%) Cisco
6 22 (12.29%) Symantec
6 22 (12.29%) VMware
7 19 (10.61%) Dell
8 18 (10.06%) EMC
9 15 (8.38%) BMC
9 15 (8.38%) Brocade
9 15 (8.38%) CA
9 15 (8.38%) CheckPoint
9 15 (8.38%) Cognos
9 15 (8.38%) Juniper
9 15 (8.38%) NetApp
10 11 (6.15%) BEA
11 8 (4.47%) Tableau
11 8 (4.47%) Teradata
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