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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 126 122 127
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 58 56 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.47% 1.50% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 3.48% 3.40% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 65
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -8.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £32,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1666 1648 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.17% 44.29% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1440 1421 1664
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Manchester

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 48 (45.71%) Windows
2 45 (42.86%) HP
3 42 (40.00%) Middleware
4 38 (36.19%) Oracle
5 37 (35.24%) Finance
6 34 (32.38%) Linux
6 34 (32.38%) WebSphere
7 32 (30.48%) Cisco
7 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
8 31 (29.52%) NetApp
8 31 (29.52%) VMware
8 31 (29.52%) EMC
8 31 (29.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (27.62%) DB2
10 28 (26.67%) Mentoring
11 27 (25.71%) Symantec
12 26 (24.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (23.81%) SAN
13 25 (23.81%) Oracle Database
13 25 (23.81%) Brocade
14 24 (22.86%) Coaching
14 24 (22.86%) Hyper-V
14 24 (22.86%) Mainframe
15 23 (21.90%) zOS
15 23 (21.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 22 (20.95%) Red Hat
16 22 (20.95%) WebSphere MQ
16 22 (20.95%) Solaris
17 21 (20.00%) UNIX
17 21 (20.00%) SQL Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 34 (32.38%) WebSphere
2 19 (18.10%) WebLogic
3 8 (7.62%) CICS
3 8 (7.62%) IBM Notes
4 5 (4.76%) Apache
4 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.81%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (2.86%) Lync
6 3 (2.86%) CMS
7 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.90%) IIS
7 2 (1.90%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.90%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.95%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) IaaS
1 2 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.81%) SAN
2 13 (12.38%) Internet
3 5 (4.76%) DNS
4 4 (3.81%) ATM
4 4 (3.81%) LAN
5 3 (2.86%) VLAN
5 3 (2.86%) Firewall
5 3 (2.86%) DHCP
5 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.86%) WLAN
5 3 (2.86%) WAN
6 2 (1.90%) SSL
6 2 (1.90%) HTTP
6 2 (1.90%) NAS
7 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.62%) DB2
2 25 (23.81%) Oracle Database
3 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (18.10%) RDBMS
4 19 (18.10%) Relational Database
4 19 (18.10%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (4.76%) Essbase
6 4 (3.81%) Easytrieve
7 3 (2.86%) Big Data
7 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.90%) MySQL
8 2 (1.90%) DataStage
9 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) ClearCase
1 4 (3.81%) LoadRunner
1 4 (3.81%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (1.90%) AppScan
2 2 (1.90%) JIRA
General
1 37 (35.24%) Finance
2 18 (17.14%) Banking
3 15 (14.29%) Retail
4 6 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (30.48%) Architect
2 31 (29.52%) Infrastructure Architect
3 20 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (18.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 13 (12.38%) Infrastructure Designer
5 13 (12.38%) Designer
6 10 (9.52%) Content Manager
7 9 (8.57%) Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Consultant
8 8 (7.62%) Technical Specialist
9 7 (6.67%) Server Engineer
9 7 (6.67%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.71%) Storage Specialist
11 4 (3.81%) Test Manager
11 4 (3.81%) Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.81%) Performance Manager
11 4 (3.81%) Senior Technical Specialist
11 4 (3.81%) Performance Test Manager
11 4 (3.81%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (40.00%) Middleware
2 22 (20.95%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (3.81%) SOAP
3 4 (3.81%) XML
4 1 (0.95%) MEAP
4 1 (0.95%) REST
4 1 (0.95%) .NET
4 1 (0.95%) HTML
4 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.86%) Mainframe
2 21 (20.00%) FlexPod
3 20 (19.05%) IBM Mainframe
4 12 (11.43%) Tandem
5 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.81%) VSAM
6 4 (3.81%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.90%) Replication
7 2 (1.90%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.90%) Clustering
7 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.95%) User Experience
8 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (45.71%) Windows
2 34 (32.38%) Linux
3 23 (21.90%) zOS
3 23 (21.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (20.95%) Solaris
5 21 (20.00%) UNIX
5 21 (20.00%) SUSE
6 20 (19.05%) AIX
6 20 (19.05%) HPUX
7 19 (18.10%) OS/400
8 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 26 (24.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (22.86%) Coaching
4 19 (18.10%) Business Continuity
4 19 (18.10%) Infrastructure Management
5 16 (15.24%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (11.43%) Problem Management
7 11 (10.48%) Project Management
8 9 (8.57%) Benchmarking
8 9 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.71%) Data Management
9 6 (5.71%) Data Protection
9 6 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.76%) Migration
10 5 (4.76%) ITIL
10 5 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.76%) ERP
11 4 (3.81%) SOA
11 4 (3.81%) Change Management
11 4 (3.81%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.57%) COBOL
1 9 (8.57%) PL/SQL
1 9 (8.57%) SQL
2 6 (5.71%) Java
3 5 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.76%) VBA
4 4 (3.81%) JCL
5 1 (0.95%) VB6
5 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.95%) PHP
5 1 (0.95%) VB
5 1 (0.95%) C
5 1 (0.95%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.90%) Degree
4 1 (0.95%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.95%) MCP
4 1 (0.95%) MCSE
4 1 (0.95%) CCNA
4 1 (0.95%) RHCE
4 1 (0.95%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) SLA
2 5 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (29.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (22.86%) Hyper-V
3 19 (18.10%) KVM
4 12 (11.43%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (1.90%) Nmap
5 2 (1.90%) XenApp
5 2 (1.90%) vSphere
6 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.90%) Nagios
2 2 (1.90%) Nessus
2 2 (1.90%) WebInspect
2 2 (1.90%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (42.86%) HP
2 38 (36.19%) Oracle
3 32 (30.48%) Cisco
3 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
4 31 (29.52%) NetApp
4 31 (29.52%) VMware
4 31 (29.52%) EMC
5 27 (25.71%) Symantec
6 25 (23.81%) Brocade
7 22 (20.95%) Red Hat
8 19 (18.10%) CheckPoint
8 19 (18.10%) Juniper
8 19 (18.10%) BMC
8 19 (18.10%) CA
9 9 (8.57%) Citrix
9 9 (8.57%) Dell
10 5 (4.76%) TIBCO
10 5 (4.76%) Hyperion
10 5 (4.76%) Lotus
10 5 (4.76%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Optimus Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + an EXCELLENT package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Co-operative
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits (dependant on experience)
Posted: 16 days ago