The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 68 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.59% 1.05% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 2.87% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
292 209 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 43.39% 36.67% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 238 149 214
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

IBM
Salary Trend in the North East

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

IBM Salary Trend in the North East

IBM
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Tyne and Wear -20 4 £35,000 -22.22% 2
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 16 (59.26%) Mainframe
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) DB2
4 11 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (37.04%) MVS
5 10 (37.04%) BMC
5 10 (37.04%) zOS
5 10 (37.04%) ISPF
5 10 (37.04%) OMEGAMON
5 10 (37.04%) Degree
6 9 (33.33%) REXX
6 9 (33.33%) CA
6 9 (33.33%) HP
7 6 (22.22%) Cisco
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 6 (22.22%) COBOL
7 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (18.52%) NetApp
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
9 4 (14.81%) XML
9 4 (14.81%) ITIL
9 4 (14.81%) UNIX
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.81%) J2EE
9 4 (14.81%) Java

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.70%) JBoss
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.81%) ATM
2 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) FCoE
4 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) DB2
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Banking
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) DBA
1 10 (37.04%) DB2 DBA
1 10 (37.04%) Mainframe DBA
2 5 (18.52%) Solutions Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Sales Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) FlexPod Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) ISPF
2 4 (14.81%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) J2EE
3 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Mainframe
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) EMV
3 4 (14.81%) Tandem
3 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
4 2 (7.41%) HACMP
4 2 (7.41%) FlexPod
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) MVS
1 10 (37.04%) zOS
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 4 (14.81%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) AIX
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Change Management
2 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
2 4 (14.81%) Coaching
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
3 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
3 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) Workflow
3 2 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (3.70%) Test Management
4 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) REXX
3 6 (22.22%) COBOL
4 4 (14.81%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) C++
4 4 (14.81%) PL/1
4 4 (14.81%) JCL
4 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) IBM AIX Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCDP
3 2 (7.41%) VTSP
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO 8583
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) XenApp
2 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.41%) GPFS
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) OMEGAMON
2 3 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 3 (11.11%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) BMC
2 9 (33.33%) CA
2 9 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) NetApp
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) NCR
5 4 (14.81%) VocaLink
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago