The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 41 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 17 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.42% 2.26% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 7.39% 4.10% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 8
Average salary - £70,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.07%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
230 366 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 46.28% 55.12% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 181 308 210
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £28,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

IBM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Merseyside region.

IBM Salary Trend in Merseyside

IBM
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 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
Liverpool +14 17 - -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (50.00%) EMC
3 9 (50.00%) OpenText
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Content Management
3 9 (50.00%) Document Management
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (50.00%) Documentum
3 9 (50.00%) Alfresco
3 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (44.44%) Open Source
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) Business Objects
5 7 (38.89%) SAS
5 7 (38.89%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) Cognos
5 7 (38.89%) SPSS
5 7 (38.89%) Teradata
5 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
5 7 (38.89%) R
5 7 (38.89%) Tableau
5 7 (38.89%) Cloudera
5 7 (38.89%) Business Analytics
5 7 (38.89%) Analytics

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (50.00%) Documentum
1 9 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 7 (38.89%) SAS
3 1 (5.56%) NetWeaver
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (38.89%) SPSS
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Telnet
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) QlikView
2 7 (38.89%) Pentaho
2 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) MS Access
3 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) WinDbg
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) SAS BI Consultant
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) ODBC
1 1 (5.56%) WSDL
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.56%) OLE DB
1 1 (5.56%) SAP XI
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Open Source
2 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Content Management
2 9 (50.00%) Document Management
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analytics
3 7 (38.89%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Python
1 7 (38.89%) R
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) EMC
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) OpenText
3 7 (38.89%) Teradata
3 7 (38.89%) Tableau
3 7 (38.89%) Cloudera
3 7 (38.89%) Business Objects
3 7 (38.89%) Cognos
4 1 (5.56%) Unisys
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Alias