The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 21 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 12 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.25% 0.72% 4.67%
As % of the Vendors category 9.23% 2.13% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 9
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £104,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
IBM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
130 47 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 67.71% 34.06% 55.64%
Number of salaries quoted 104 35 94
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £88,800 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

IBM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

IBM Salary Trend in the Midlands

IBM
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in the Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
3 4 (28.57%) Billing
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) IVR
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Brocade
5 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) BEA
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) EPoS
5 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
5 2 (14.29%) CTI
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) CTI
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
1 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) mvBase
2 1 (7.14%) OpenQM
2 1 (7.14%) Adabas
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Billing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Data Storage Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
1 2 (14.29%) JSP
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) EPoS
1 2 (14.29%) IVR
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Celerra
2 1 (7.14%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.14%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) HPUX
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) SUSE
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) B2B
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Fortran
3 1 (7.14%) NATURAL
3 1 (7.14%) JCL
3 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) NFS
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas File System
1 1 (7.14%) SRDF
1 1 (7.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (7.14%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (7.14%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) CA Endevor
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) BEA
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) jBASE
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