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 February 2015 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 147 129 124
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 42 59 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.07% 1.59% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 3.58% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 56
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
1659 1648 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.29% 44.28% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1376 1511
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 February 2015.

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 February 2015. 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 -1 1 £37,500 +50.00%
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 50 (44.25%) Windows
2 48 (42.48%) HP
3 45 (39.82%) Oracle
4 44 (38.94%) Middleware
5 39 (34.51%) Microsoft
6 38 (33.63%) VMware
6 38 (33.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (32.74%) Cisco
8 36 (31.86%) WebSphere
9 35 (30.97%) Finance
10 34 (30.09%) Linux
11 33 (29.20%) EMC
11 33 (29.20%) NetApp
12 30 (26.55%) DB2
13 29 (25.66%) Symantec
14 28 (24.78%) Mentoring
15 27 (23.89%) Brocade
15 27 (23.89%) zOS
15 27 (23.89%) SAN
16 26 (23.01%) Coaching
16 26 (23.01%) Hyper-V
17 25 (22.12%) Oracle Database
18 24 (21.24%) WebSphere MQ
18 24 (21.24%) Stakeholder Management
19 23 (20.35%) SQL Server
19 23 (20.35%) FlexPod
19 23 (20.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 22 (19.47%) Banking
20 22 (19.47%) AIX
20 22 (19.47%) HPUX

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 36 (31.86%) WebSphere
2 21 (18.58%) WebLogic
3 11 (9.73%) IBM Notes
4 8 (7.08%) MS Exchange
4 8 (7.08%) CICS
5 6 (5.31%) Lync
6 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.54%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (2.65%) Apache
8 3 (2.65%) CMS
9 2 (1.77%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.77%) IIS
10 1 (0.88%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (4.42%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.77%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.88%) Maximo
3 1 (0.88%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Office 365
1 2 (1.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.89%) SAN
2 13 (11.50%) Internet
3 5 (4.42%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.42%) DNS
4 4 (3.54%) ATM
4 4 (3.54%) LAN
5 3 (2.65%) WLAN
5 3 (2.65%) WAN
5 3 (2.65%) DHCP
5 3 (2.65%) Firewall
5 3 (2.65%) VLAN
6 2 (1.77%) NAS
6 2 (1.77%) HTTP
6 2 (1.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.55%) DB2
2 25 (22.12%) Oracle Database
3 23 (20.35%) SQL Server
4 21 (18.58%) Relational Database
4 21 (18.58%) RDBMS
4 21 (18.58%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (4.42%) Essbase
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.77%) Big Data
6 2 (1.77%) DataStage
6 2 (1.77%) Easytrieve
6 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) ClearCase
1 4 (3.54%) LoadRunner
1 4 (3.54%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (1.77%) AppScan
2 2 (1.77%) JIRA
General
1 35 (30.97%) Finance
2 22 (19.47%) Banking
3 21 (18.58%) Retail
4 6 (5.31%) Advertising
4 6 (5.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (29.20%) Architect
1 33 (29.20%) Infrastructure Architect
2 21 (18.58%) Solutions Architect
2 21 (18.58%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 13 (11.50%) Designer
3 13 (11.50%) Infrastructure Designer
4 12 (10.62%) Analyst
5 10 (8.85%) Content Manager
6 8 (7.08%) Consultant
6 8 (7.08%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (6.19%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Storage Specialist
9 5 (4.42%) Messaging Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Software Manager
9 5 (4.42%) Software Asset Manager
9 5 (4.42%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.54%) Test Leader
10 4 (3.54%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (38.94%) Middleware
2 24 (21.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (4.42%) XML
4 4 (3.54%) SOAP
5 2 (1.77%) HTML
6 1 (0.88%) REST
6 1 (0.88%) MEAP
6 1 (0.88%) Web Services
6 1 (0.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.35%) FlexPod
2 22 (19.47%) Mainframe
3 20 (17.70%) IBM Mainframe
4 12 (10.62%) Tandem
5 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.54%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.77%) VSAM
7 2 (1.77%) Replication
7 2 (1.77%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.77%) Clustering
7 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.25%) Windows
2 34 (30.09%) Linux
3 27 (23.89%) zOS
4 23 (20.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (19.47%) AIX
5 22 (19.47%) HPUX
5 22 (19.47%) Solaris
6 21 (18.58%) OS/400
6 21 (18.58%) SUSE
7 19 (16.81%) UNIX
8 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.77%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) Mentoring
2 26 (23.01%) Coaching
3 24 (21.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (18.58%) Business Continuity
4 21 (18.58%) Infrastructure Management
5 14 (12.39%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (10.62%) Problem Management
7 11 (9.73%) Project Management
8 10 (8.85%) ITIL
9 9 (7.96%) Benchmarking
10 8 (7.08%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.31%) Asset Management
11 6 (5.31%) Data Management
11 6 (5.31%) ERP
11 6 (5.31%) Data Protection
12 5 (4.42%) Migration
12 5 (4.42%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (4.42%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.42%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.85%) SQL
2 9 (7.96%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.31%) COBOL
3 6 (5.31%) Java
4 5 (4.42%) VBA
4 5 (4.42%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.77%) JCL
6 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.88%) PHP
6 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.42%) ISEB
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.77%) Degree
3 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) VCP4
4 1 (0.88%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.88%) RHCE
4 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.88%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.88%) MCP
4 1 (0.88%) MCSE
4 1 (0.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) SLA
2 5 (4.42%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (33.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (23.01%) Hyper-V
3 21 (18.58%) KVM
4 12 (10.62%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.77%) RACF
5 2 (1.77%) Nmap
5 2 (1.77%) ACF2
5 2 (1.77%) XenApp
5 2 (1.77%) vSphere
6 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.77%) Nagios
2 2 (1.77%) Nessus
2 2 (1.77%) WebInspect
2 2 (1.77%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (42.48%) HP
2 45 (39.82%) Oracle
3 39 (34.51%) Microsoft
4 38 (33.63%) VMware
5 37 (32.74%) Cisco
6 33 (29.20%) NetApp
6 33 (29.20%) EMC
7 29 (25.66%) Symantec
8 27 (23.89%) Brocade
9 22 (19.47%) Red Hat
10 21 (18.58%) CheckPoint
10 21 (18.58%) Juniper
10 21 (18.58%) BMC
10 21 (18.58%) CA
11 12 (10.62%) Dell
12 11 (9.73%) SAP
13 9 (7.96%) Citrix
14 8 (7.08%) Lotus
15 5 (4.42%) TIBCO
15 5 (4.42%) IronPort
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