The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 27 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.02% 2.75% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 3.81% 4.20% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 143 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 53.03% 65.60% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 73 65 99
Average salary £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
England

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 16 April 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in the Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) FCoE
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) StorageTek
2 1 (25.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) StorageTek
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
Midlands
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