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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 116 132 129
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing IBM 69 60 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.91% 1.51% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 4.42% 3.44% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 59
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1562 1746 1931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.22% 43.87% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1410 1615
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 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 April 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 +12 2 £31,250 +25.00%
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 66 (51.97%) Oracle
2 46 (36.22%) Finance
2 46 (36.22%) WebSphere
3 45 (35.43%) Windows
3 45 (35.43%) Cisco
4 44 (34.65%) HP
5 43 (33.86%) Microsoft
6 41 (32.28%) Linux
7 36 (28.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (28.35%) VMware
7 36 (28.35%) Mentoring
8 35 (27.56%) Coaching
8 35 (27.56%) Oracle Database
9 32 (25.20%) Middleware
10 30 (23.62%) EMC
10 30 (23.62%) DB2
10 30 (23.62%) SQL
10 30 (23.62%) Banking
11 29 (22.83%) NetApp
12 28 (22.05%) SAN
12 28 (22.05%) Symantec
12 28 (22.05%) Brocade
13 27 (21.26%) Retail
13 27 (21.26%) WebSphere MQ
13 27 (21.26%) Red Hat
13 27 (21.26%) zOS
13 27 (21.26%) Infrastructure Management
14 25 (19.69%) Java
14 25 (19.69%) Hyper-V
15 24 (18.90%) SQL Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 46 (36.22%) WebSphere
2 23 (18.11%) WebLogic
3 15 (11.81%) IBM Notes
4 13 (10.24%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.30%) MS Exchange
5 8 (6.30%) Lync
6 5 (3.94%) CICS
7 3 (2.36%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (2.36%) CMS
8 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.79%) Apache
9 1 (0.79%) JBoss
9 1 (0.79%) FileNet
Applications
1 12 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (3.94%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (3.94%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.79%) Maximo
3 1 (0.79%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.05%) SAN
2 13 (10.24%) ATM
3 12 (9.45%) WAN
4 9 (7.09%) LAN
5 8 (6.30%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.94%) Intranet
6 5 (3.94%) Firewall
6 5 (3.94%) Wireless
7 4 (3.15%) Internet
8 3 (2.36%) WLAN
8 3 (2.36%) VLAN
9 1 (0.79%) DHCP
9 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.56%) Oracle Database
2 30 (23.62%) DB2
3 24 (18.90%) SQL Server
4 22 (17.32%) Oracle Exadata
4 22 (17.32%) RDBMS
4 22 (17.32%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (3.94%) Essbase
6 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 14 (11.02%) ClearCase
2 10 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.15%) LoadRunner
3 4 (3.15%) Rational Performance Tester
4 3 (2.36%) AppScan
5 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 46 (36.22%) Finance
2 30 (23.62%) Banking
3 27 (21.26%) Retail
4 10 (7.87%) Advertising
5 6 (4.72%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (28.35%) Architect
2 28 (22.05%) Infrastructure Architect
3 22 (17.32%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (17.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 17 (13.39%) Technical Specialist
5 13 (10.24%) Consultant
6 11 (8.66%) Analyst
7 10 (7.87%) Content Manager
8 8 (6.30%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 8 (6.30%) Messaging Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Storage Specialist
10 5 (3.94%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.94%) Software Manager
10 5 (3.94%) Software Asset Manager
10 5 (3.94%) Designer
10 5 (3.94%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.15%) Test Manager
11 4 (3.15%) Developer
11 4 (3.15%) Technical Architect
11 4 (3.15%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.20%) Middleware
2 27 (21.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 22 (17.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 7 (5.51%) Web Services
4 7 (5.51%) XML
5 3 (2.36%) .NET
5 3 (2.36%) J2EE
5 3 (2.36%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.57%) Spring
6 2 (1.57%) XSLT
7 1 (0.79%) JMS
7 1 (0.79%) WSDL
7 1 (0.79%) EJB
7 1 (0.79%) JSP
7 1 (0.79%) Servlets
7 1 (0.79%) Struts
7 1 (0.79%) WCF
7 1 (0.79%) XACML
7 1 (0.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) FlexPod
2 18 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.24%) Mainframe
4 10 (7.87%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (3.94%) Replication
6 4 (3.15%) Tandem
6 4 (3.15%) LPAR
7 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.57%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.79%) NHS
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) IVR
9 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.79%) iSeries
9 1 (0.79%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.43%) Windows
2 41 (32.28%) Linux
3 27 (21.26%) zOS
4 23 (18.11%) AIX
4 23 (18.11%) HPUX
4 23 (18.11%) Solaris
5 22 (17.32%) OS/400
5 22 (17.32%) SUSE
5 22 (17.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (12.60%) UNIX
7 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.35%) Mentoring
2 35 (27.56%) Coaching
3 27 (21.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 22 (17.32%) Business Continuity
5 19 (14.96%) SOA
6 18 (14.17%) ITIL
7 15 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (11.81%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (11.02%) Project Management
9 13 (10.24%) Software Delivery
10 12 (9.45%) Change Management
11 11 (8.66%) Asset Management
12 10 (7.87%) Data Management
13 9 (7.09%) Benchmarking
14 6 (4.72%) ERP
14 6 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (4.72%) Data Protection
15 5 (3.94%) Software Asset Management
15 5 (3.94%) Migration
15 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.62%) SQL
2 25 (19.69%) Java
3 18 (14.17%) PL/SQL
4 14 (11.02%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.94%) VBA
6 2 (1.57%) COBOL
7 1 (0.79%) C++
7 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (6.30%) Degree
2 6 (4.72%) MCSE
2 6 (4.72%) CCNA
2 6 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.79%) RHCE
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.79%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.79%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.24%) QA
2 12 (9.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) HL7
System Software
1 36 (28.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (19.69%) Hyper-V
3 22 (17.32%) KVM
4 12 (9.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.94%) RACF
5 5 (3.94%) ACF2
6 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (17.32%) Tivoli
2 8 (6.30%) AirWatch
3 5 (3.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.36%) Nessus
4 3 (2.36%) Nmap
4 3 (2.36%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 66 (51.97%) Oracle
2 45 (35.43%) Cisco
3 44 (34.65%) HP
4 43 (33.86%) Microsoft
5 36 (28.35%) VMware
6 30 (23.62%) EMC
7 29 (22.83%) NetApp
8 28 (22.05%) Symantec
8 28 (22.05%) Brocade
9 27 (21.26%) Red Hat
10 22 (17.32%) CheckPoint
10 22 (17.32%) Juniper
10 22 (17.32%) BMC
10 22 (17.32%) CA
11 15 (11.81%) Dell
12 13 (10.24%) Actimize
13 12 (9.45%) SAP
13 12 (9.45%) Lotus
14 8 (6.30%) IronPort
15 5 (3.94%) Veeam
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