The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 121 123 110
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 65 67 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.61% 1.63% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 3.60% 3.46% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 45
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,250 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1805 1935 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.60% 47.16% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1619 1513
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +2 7 £50,000 +44.92%
Altrincham - 6 £40,000 -
Bolton -12 2 £25,000 -41.17%
Wigan - 1 £35,000 - 1
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 48 (39.34%) Oracle
2 43 (35.25%) Linux
3 40 (32.79%) VMware
4 38 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (29.51%) Cisco
6 31 (25.41%) EMC
6 31 (25.41%) Mainframe
7 30 (24.59%) Microsoft
8 29 (23.77%) Finance
8 29 (23.77%) IBM Mainframe
9 27 (22.13%) WebSphere
9 27 (22.13%) HP
10 25 (20.49%) NetApp
10 25 (20.49%) ITIL
10 25 (20.49%) Windows
11 24 (19.67%) Java
12 20 (16.39%) SQL
13 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
14 18 (14.75%) Project Management
15 17 (13.93%) Advertising
15 17 (13.93%) Citrix
15 17 (13.93%) Middleware
15 17 (13.93%) Oracle Database
16 16 (13.11%) DB2
16 16 (13.11%) UNIX
17 15 (12.30%) SOA
17 15 (12.30%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (12.30%) SAN
17 15 (12.30%) Infrastructure Management
18 14 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (22.13%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.84%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.20%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (7.38%) WebLogic Portal
4 9 (7.38%) Apache Solr
5 8 (6.56%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 8 (6.56%) WebLogic Integration
5 8 (6.56%) WebSphere Process Server
5 8 (6.56%) AquaLogic
6 4 (3.28%) TeamSite
7 3 (2.46%) IIS
8 2 (1.64%) CICS
8 2 (1.64%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.64%) Apache
8 2 (1.64%) FileNet
9 1 (0.82%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.74%) SPSS
3 4 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Oracle BPM
1 8 (6.56%) AquaLogic BPM
2 4 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.64%) TIBCO iProcess
4 1 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.82%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.30%) SAN
2 12 (9.84%) NAS
3 6 (4.92%) SDH
4 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.10%) NetScaler
5 4 (3.28%) DNS
6 3 (2.46%) DHCP
6 3 (2.46%) Internet
7 1 (0.82%) Firewall
7 1 (0.82%) LDAP
7 1 (0.82%) VoIP
7 1 (0.82%) WAN
7 1 (0.82%) HTTP
7 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.93%) Oracle Database
3 16 (13.11%) DB2
4 13 (10.66%) RDBMS
4 13 (10.66%) Relational Database
5 12 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.56%) DataStage
6 8 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.82%) Essbase
9 1 (0.82%) QlikView
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.82%) OLAP
9 1 (0.82%) Informix
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (4.92%) JIRA
2 3 (2.46%) Selenium
2 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.64%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.82%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (0.82%) InstallAnywhere
General
1 29 (23.77%) Finance
2 17 (13.93%) Advertising
3 13 (10.66%) Financial Institution
4 11 (9.02%) Telecoms
5 9 (7.38%) Retail
6 3 (2.46%) Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Billing
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (22.13%) Architect
2 24 (19.67%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (13.11%) Developer
3 16 (13.11%) Analyst
4 11 (9.02%) Consultant
5 10 (8.20%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Administrator
7 7 (5.74%) DBA
7 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Storage Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Insight Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Teradata DBA
8 6 (4.92%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.93%) Middleware
2 11 (9.02%) .NET
2 11 (9.02%) J2EE
2 11 (9.02%) JSP
2 11 (9.02%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (8.20%) HTML
3 10 (8.20%) Hibernate
4 9 (7.38%) Spring
4 9 (7.38%) CSS
4 9 (7.38%) Struts
5 8 (6.56%) .NET Framework
6 7 (5.74%) WCF
6 7 (5.74%) Web Services
6 7 (5.74%) ASP.NET
7 5 (4.10%) WF
7 5 (4.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (2.46%) WPF
8 3 (2.46%) jQuery
8 3 (2.46%) XML
8 3 (2.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.41%) Mainframe
2 29 (23.77%) IBM Mainframe
3 13 (10.66%) EMC Centera
3 13 (10.66%) Replication
3 13 (10.66%) Enterprise Storage
4 12 (9.84%) Celerra
5 11 (9.02%) Open Source
6 9 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.92%) FlexPod
7 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
8 5 (4.10%) CLARiiON
9 4 (3.28%) CMDB
9 4 (3.28%) Symmetrix
10 3 (2.46%) iSeries
10 3 (2.46%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.82%) Clustering
11 1 (0.82%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 43 (35.25%) Linux
2 25 (20.49%) Windows
3 16 (13.11%) UNIX
4 14 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (9.84%) Solaris
6 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.64%) zOS
8 2 (1.64%) OS/400
8 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.64%) AIX
8 2 (1.64%) HPUX
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.64%) SUSE
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.49%) ITIL
2 18 (14.75%) Project Management
3 15 (12.30%) SOA
3 15 (12.30%) Infrastructure Management
4 14 (11.48%) Business Continuity
5 11 (9.02%) Workflow
6 10 (8.20%) Capacity Management
7 9 (7.38%) Configuration Management
7 9 (7.38%) Web Application Development
8 8 (6.56%) RUP
8 8 (6.56%) ERP
8 8 (6.56%) Incident Management
8 8 (6.56%) Release Management
8 8 (6.56%) Unified Process
8 8 (6.56%) Scrum
9 7 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.74%) Test Scripting
9 7 (5.74%) Problem Management
9 7 (5.74%) ETL
9 7 (5.74%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.67%) Java
2 20 (16.39%) SQL
3 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.20%) C#
5 8 (6.56%) JCL
6 3 (2.46%) XAML
6 3 (2.46%) XPath
6 3 (2.46%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.64%) C++
7 2 (1.64%) Perl
8 1 (0.82%) AppleScript
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.38%) MCSA
3 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.92%) MCSE
3 6 (4.92%) SNIA Certification
3 6 (4.92%) Degree
4 5 (4.10%) MCITP
4 5 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.10%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (4.10%) CCEA
4 5 (4.10%) CCEE
4 5 (4.10%) CCAA
4 5 (4.10%) CCIA
5 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.82%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) QA
1 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.56%) vSphere
3 7 (5.74%) XenApp
4 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.10%) XenServer
4 5 (4.10%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (3.28%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.64%) KVM
8 1 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.82%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) Tivoli
2 7 (5.74%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.10%) OpenView
4 4 (3.28%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.82%) Control-M
5 1 (0.82%) Nagios
5 1 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.82%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 48 (39.34%) Oracle
2 40 (32.79%) VMware
3 36 (29.51%) Cisco
4 31 (25.41%) EMC
5 30 (24.59%) Microsoft
6 27 (22.13%) HP
7 25 (20.49%) NetApp
8 17 (13.93%) Citrix
9 13 (10.66%) Red Hat
9 13 (10.66%) Symantec
10 9 (7.38%) Teradata
10 9 (7.38%) JBoss
10 9 (7.38%) Remedy
11 8 (6.56%) Dell
12 7 (5.74%) SAP
13 6 (4.92%) Nokia
13 6 (4.92%) BMC
14 5 (4.10%) Veeam
15 4 (3.28%) 3PAR
15 4 (3.28%) Intel
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £28,633 to £35,791 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Holiday + Flexible Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Competitive + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 10 days ago