The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 145 115 143
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +28
Permanent jobs citing IBM 85 144 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.55% 2.36% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 5.27% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 59 73 83
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,178 £28,100 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £61,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median 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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2335 2731 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.68% 44.81% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1941 2142 2369
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IBM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IBM Salary Trend in the North West

IBM
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in the North West

IBM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -14 49 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Cheshire +24 28 £42,500 +9.32% 3
Merseyside -14 5 £35,000 +37.25%
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for IBM.

1 72 (37.11%) Oracle
2 67 (34.54%) Java
3 66 (34.02%) WebSphere
4 61 (31.44%) SQL
5 57 (29.38%) ITIL
6 53 (27.32%) SQL Server
6 53 (27.32%) Finance
7 44 (22.68%) Retail
7 44 (22.68%) Microsoft
7 44 (22.68%) HP
8 41 (21.13%) Linux
9 37 (19.07%) Degree
10 35 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (17.01%) XML
12 30 (15.46%) DB2
12 30 (15.46%) .NET
13 29 (14.95%) PRINCE2
14 27 (13.92%) Subversion
15 26 (13.40%) Analytics
16 24 (12.37%) Windows
16 24 (12.37%) JavaScript
17 23 (11.86%) HTML
17 23 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (11.34%) Software Engineering
18 22 (11.34%) Web Services
18 22 (11.34%) E-Commerce
18 22 (11.34%) VMware
19 21 (10.82%) Cisco
19 21 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 66 (34.02%) WebSphere
2 17 (8.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (8.25%) WebLogic
4 15 (7.73%) CMS
4 15 (7.73%) Skype for Business
5 13 (6.70%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (6.19%) SharePoint
7 11 (5.67%) CICS
7 11 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (5.67%) MS Exchange
8 10 (5.15%) Tomcat
9 9 (4.64%) Apache
10 8 (4.12%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 8 (4.12%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 7 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (3.09%) WebSphere Portal
13 5 (2.58%) JBoss
14 4 (2.06%) Apache Solr
14 4 (2.06%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.12%) SPSS
3 3 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (7.73%) Magento
2 7 (3.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (2.06%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.52%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.52%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.73%) Adobe Analytics
4 12 (6.19%) PaaS
5 10 (5.15%) IaaS
6 8 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.03%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.03%) SaaS
8 1 (0.52%) GitHub
8 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.73%) FTP
2 14 (7.22%) DHCP
2 14 (7.22%) DNS
3 11 (5.67%) LAN
4 9 (4.64%) Network Security
5 6 (3.09%) SAN
5 6 (3.09%) VPN
6 5 (2.58%) Firewall
7 4 (2.06%) Internet
7 4 (2.06%) VLAN
7 4 (2.06%) WAN
8 3 (1.55%) HTTP
8 3 (1.55%) WinSCP
9 2 (1.03%) LDAP
9 2 (1.03%) VXLAN
10 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.32%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.46%) DB2
3 18 (9.28%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (5.67%) IBM BigInsights
5 11 (5.67%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.64%) Big Data
6 9 (4.64%) MySQL
6 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.58%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.06%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.06%) DTS
10 3 (1.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (1.55%) MS Access
10 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (13.92%) Subversion
2 23 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (10.31%) JIRA
4 16 (8.25%) Git (software)
5 11 (5.67%) Eclipse
5 11 (5.67%) NetBeans
6 6 (3.09%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.06%) NUnit
7 4 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.06%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.06%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.55%) Ant
8 3 (1.55%) HP UFT
8 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.55%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.55%) Toad
9 2 (1.03%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.03%) JBehave
9 2 (1.03%) JUnit
9 2 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 53 (27.32%) Finance
2 44 (22.68%) Retail
3 21 (10.82%) Banking
4 8 (4.12%) Marketing
4 8 (4.12%) Publishing
5 7 (3.61%) Back Office
6 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.55%) Law
8 2 (1.03%) Billing
8 2 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (34.02%) Developer
2 30 (15.46%) Analyst
3 20 (10.31%) Administrator
4 16 (8.25%) Architect
4 16 (8.25%) Java Developer
5 14 (7.22%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (6.70%) Integration Developer
6 13 (6.70%) Lead Developer
6 13 (6.70%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (5.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 11 (5.67%) Lead Java Developer
7 11 (5.67%) Software Developer
7 11 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.64%) Graduate
8 9 (4.64%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.12%) Applications Developer
9 8 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.12%) Mainframe Developer
9 8 (4.12%) Senior Mainframe Developer
9 8 (4.12%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.01%) XML
2 30 (15.46%) .NET
3 23 (11.86%) HTML
4 22 (11.34%) Web Services
5 21 (10.82%) CSS
6 18 (9.28%) JSON
6 18 (9.28%) Middleware
7 17 (8.76%) JMS
8 16 (8.25%) Java EE
8 16 (8.25%) Java SE
9 15 (7.73%) J2EE
9 15 (7.73%) WCF
10 13 (6.70%) WebSphere MQ
11 12 (6.19%) IBM Integration Bus
11 12 (6.19%) Spring
12 11 (5.67%) Apache Flex
12 11 (5.67%) JAX-RS
12 11 (5.67%) JPA
13 10 (5.15%) XSLT
14 8 (4.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.79%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.79%) Mainframe
3 17 (8.76%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.12%) CMDB
5 8 (4.12%) Visualisation
5 8 (4.12%) VSAM
6 7 (3.61%) iSeries
7 6 (3.09%) AS400
8 5 (2.58%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (2.06%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (2.06%) Clustering
9 4 (2.06%) IBM XIV
9 4 (2.06%) Ontologies
9 4 (2.06%) Replication
9 4 (2.06%) Symmetrix
10 3 (1.55%) Statistics
11 2 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.13%) Linux
2 24 (12.37%) Windows
3 17 (8.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (7.73%) Unix
5 11 (5.67%) CentOS
6 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.64%) AIX
8 8 (4.12%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.06%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (29.38%) ITIL
2 35 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (14.95%) PRINCE2
4 26 (13.40%) Analytics
5 22 (11.34%) E-Commerce
5 22 (11.34%) Software Engineering
6 21 (10.82%) Business Development
7 19 (9.79%) Line Management
8 16 (8.25%) Data Management
8 16 (8.25%) ITIL V3
9 15 (7.73%) Scrum
9 15 (7.73%) Service Management
10 14 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (7.22%) Error Analysis
10 14 (7.22%) Front End Development
10 14 (7.22%) Project Management
11 13 (6.70%) TOGAF
12 12 (6.19%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (6.19%) CRM
12 12 (6.19%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 67 (34.54%) Java
2 61 (31.44%) SQL
3 24 (12.37%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.31%) T-SQL
5 15 (7.73%) PL/SQL
6 13 (6.70%) C++
7 12 (6.19%) JCL
8 11 (5.67%) C#
8 11 (5.67%) COBOL
8 11 (5.67%) Python
9 9 (4.64%) ABAP
9 9 (4.64%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.64%) Perl
9 9 (4.64%) XPath
10 7 (3.61%) C
11 6 (3.09%) PHP
11 6 (3.09%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.06%) Scala
14 2 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (19.07%) Degree
2 21 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (8.76%) MCSE
4 13 (6.70%) CCNA
4 13 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (5.67%) CISSP
5 11 (5.67%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.67%) Security Cleared
6 10 (5.15%) ISEB
7 8 (4.12%) PMI Certification
7 8 (4.12%) PMP
8 7 (3.61%) A+ Certification
8 7 (3.61%) CCNP
8 7 (3.61%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (3.61%) HP ASE
8 7 (3.61%) MCITP
8 7 (3.61%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (3.61%) RHCE
8 7 (3.61%) Security+ Certification
8 7 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.15%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.64%) QA
3 8 (4.12%) SLA
4 5 (2.58%) COBIT
4 5 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.52%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.22%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.61%) GPFS
3 7 (3.61%) vSphere
4 4 (2.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (2.06%) HDFS
4 4 (2.06%) SRDF
5 3 (1.55%) Docker
6 2 (1.03%) PowerHA
6 2 (1.03%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 18 (9.28%) ServiceCenter
2 8 (4.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (4.12%) SCVMM
3 7 (3.61%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.61%) HP SIM
3 7 (3.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (3.61%) Tivoli
3 7 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (3.61%) WSUS
4 4 (2.06%) Ambari
4 4 (2.06%) LiteSpeed
4 4 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.06%) Oozie
5 3 (1.55%) DameWare
6 2 (1.03%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 72 (37.11%) Oracle
2 44 (22.68%) HP
2 44 (22.68%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.34%) VMware
4 21 (10.82%) Cisco
5 19 (9.79%) Adobe
6 18 (9.28%) Cognos
7 17 (8.76%) SAP
8 16 (8.25%) Google
8 16 (8.25%) MuleSoft
9 15 (7.73%) ATG
9 15 (7.73%) Dell
9 15 (7.73%) hybris
9 15 (7.73%) Red Hat
9 15 (7.73%) Software AG
10 14 (7.22%) Citrix
10 14 (7.22%) EMC
11 13 (6.70%) webMethods
12 11 (5.67%) Sophos
13 9 (4.64%) BEA
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