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 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 155 127 120
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 25 54 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 1.42% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 3.20% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 47 47
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £21,800 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,500 £60,600
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1827 1690 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.98% 44.59% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1412 1620
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 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 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
Wigan -5 1 £37,500 -11.76%
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (40.26%) Windows
2 28 (36.36%) Oracle
3 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
3 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
3 26 (33.77%) HP
4 24 (31.17%) SQL
5 22 (28.57%) Linux
5 22 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 22 (28.57%) Finance
5 22 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 19 (24.68%) Java
7 18 (23.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (22.08%) IBM Mainframe
8 17 (22.08%) VMware
9 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (20.78%) Mentoring
10 15 (19.48%) WebSphere
10 15 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (18.18%) UNIX
11 14 (18.18%) Web Services
12 13 (16.88%) NetApp
12 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (15.58%) Retail
14 11 (14.29%) Banking
14 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (14.29%) EMC
14 11 (14.29%) AIX
14 11 (14.29%) J2EE
14 11 (14.29%) DB2
14 11 (14.29%) FlexPod

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (19.48%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.69%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.69%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (7.79%) CICS
5 5 (6.49%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (5.19%) Apache Solr
6 4 (5.19%) Apache
6 4 (5.19%) IIS
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (2.60%) AquaLogic
8 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (2.60%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (1.30%) FileNet
9 1 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.30%) Documentum
9 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) SPSS
2 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.60%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) SAN
2 5 (6.49%) HTTP
3 4 (5.19%) DNS
4 3 (3.90%) DHCP
5 2 (2.60%) LDAP
5 2 (2.60%) SSL
6 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.30%) Firewall
6 1 (1.30%) NAS
6 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.77%) SQL Server
2 22 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 18 (23.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (14.29%) DB2
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (5.19%) Easytrieve
9 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.60%) MySQL
10 1 (1.30%) Infinispan
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) JIRA
2 5 (6.49%) Maven
3 4 (5.19%) SoapUI
3 4 (5.19%) ERwin
3 4 (5.19%) Log4j
3 4 (5.19%) Ant
3 4 (5.19%) Toad
4 2 (2.60%) Subversion
5 1 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Retail
3 11 (14.29%) Banking
4 9 (11.69%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Developer
2 14 (18.18%) Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Senior Business Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Insight Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Architect
4 10 (12.99%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (12.99%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Principle Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Support Technician
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) Web Services
2 11 (14.29%) J2EE
3 10 (12.99%) .NET
3 10 (12.99%) Middleware
4 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.39%) .NET Framework
4 8 (10.39%) WCF
4 8 (10.39%) WF
4 8 (10.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (7.79%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (7.79%) HTML
5 6 (7.79%) Hibernate
6 5 (6.49%) Spring
6 5 (6.49%) XML
6 5 (6.49%) EJB
6 5 (6.49%) CSS
6 5 (6.49%) Servlets
6 5 (6.49%) SOAP
6 5 (6.49%) JMS
6 5 (6.49%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 17 (22.08%) IBM Mainframe
3 11 (14.29%) FlexPod
4 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.19%) Replication
5 4 (5.19%) Tandem
5 4 (5.19%) Cryptography
5 4 (5.19%) VSAM
6 3 (3.90%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.90%) Open Source
6 3 (3.90%) Clustering
6 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.30%) EMC Centera
7 1 (1.30%) DataPower
7 1 (1.30%) HP Superdome
7 1 (1.30%) Celerra
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.30%) PMI
7 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.26%) Windows
2 22 (28.57%) Linux
3 14 (18.18%) UNIX
4 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (14.29%) AIX
6 10 (12.99%) Solaris
7 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (9.09%) SUSE
8 7 (9.09%) HPUX
9 5 (6.49%) OS/400
9 5 (6.49%) zOS
10 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.30%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Mentoring
2 15 (19.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (12.99%) Incident Management
3 10 (12.99%) Capacity Management
3 10 (12.99%) Customer Insight
3 10 (12.99%) Analytics
3 10 (12.99%) Propensity Modelling
3 10 (12.99%) ITIL
3 10 (12.99%) Project Management
3 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
4 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.39%) Problem Management
6 7 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (9.09%) Coaching
7 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.19%) SOA
8 4 (5.19%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) SQL
2 19 (24.68%) Java
3 10 (12.99%) C#
4 8 (10.39%) COBOL
4 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.09%) JCL
6 4 (5.19%) Python
6 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) VB
8 1 (1.30%) VB6
8 1 (1.30%) Groovy
8 1 (1.30%) Scala
8 1 (1.30%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.30%) MCSE
2 1 (1.30%) MCSA
2 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.30%) MBA
2 1 (1.30%) SNIA Certification
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.30%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.49%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.49%) KVM
3 4 (5.19%) vSphere
4 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (1.30%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.30%) RHEV
6 1 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Tivoli
2 8 (10.39%) OpenView
3 3 (3.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (3.90%) Nagios
3 3 (3.90%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.60%) CA Wily
4 2 (2.60%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) Oracle
2 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (33.77%) HP
3 17 (22.08%) VMware
4 13 (16.88%) NetApp
5 11 (14.29%) EMC
6 10 (12.99%) Citrix
6 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
6 10 (12.99%) Symantec
7 8 (10.39%) Remedy
8 7 (9.09%) CA
8 7 (9.09%) Cisco
9 6 (7.79%) Dell
9 6 (7.79%) 3PAR
10 5 (6.49%) Brocade
10 5 (6.49%) JBoss
10 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
10 5 (6.49%) Juniper
10 5 (6.49%) BMC
11 4 (5.19%) Actimize
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