The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 23 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.66% 1.20% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.50% 5.00% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £34,750 £31,150
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
IBM
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 40 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 26.49% 23.95% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 45
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

IBM
Salary Trend in Newport

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

IBM Salary Trend in Newport

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) STB
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) DTV
3 2 (40.00%) DVB
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Apache

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) FileNet
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Java SE
2 1 (20.00%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) STB
2 2 (40.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) AIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) BDD
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Sybase
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco