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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 132 120 133
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 106 151 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.92% 2.36% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 4.42% 5.24% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 66 79 110
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
2397 2879 3109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.31% 45.05% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 2311 2501
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -5 76 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Cheshire +30 20 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Merseyside -13 10 - -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 79 (39.30%) SQL
2 72 (35.82%) ITIL
3 69 (34.33%) Oracle
4 67 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 59 (29.35%) SQL Server
5 59 (29.35%) Finance
6 57 (28.36%) Microsoft
7 55 (27.36%) Java
8 46 (22.89%) Retail
9 45 (22.39%) .NET
10 42 (20.90%) Linux
11 41 (20.40%) XML
12 39 (19.40%) HP
12 39 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (18.91%) Analytics
13 38 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (17.91%) PRINCE2
14 36 (17.91%) Windows
15 33 (16.42%) Degree
16 32 (15.92%) JavaScript
17 31 (15.42%) HTML
18 29 (14.43%) Web Services
19 28 (13.93%) T-SQL
20 27 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
21 26 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
21 26 (12.94%) DB2
21 26 (12.94%) E-Commerce
22 25 (12.44%) Banking
22 25 (12.44%) Subversion
22 25 (12.44%) Cognos

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 67 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 22 (10.95%) SharePoint
3 19 (9.45%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (9.45%) CMS
4 18 (8.96%) WebLogic
5 14 (6.97%) Tomcat
6 12 (5.97%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (4.48%) MS Exchange
7 9 (4.48%) Skype for Business
8 8 (3.98%) Apache
8 8 (3.98%) JBoss
9 6 (2.99%) CICS
9 6 (2.99%) WebSphere Portal
10 5 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (2.49%) IIS
10 5 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.99%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.99%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
11 4 (1.99%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 11 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.48%) SPSS
3 6 (2.99%) MS Office
4 4 (1.99%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (9.45%) Magento
2 4 (1.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.99%) Infor M3
2 4 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.45%) Adobe Analytics
2 19 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.46%) PaaS
4 13 (6.47%) IaaS
5 8 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.48%) SaaS
7 2 (1.00%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.50%) GitHub
8 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.45%) FTP
2 13 (6.47%) DHCP
2 13 (6.47%) DNS
2 13 (6.47%) SAN
3 9 (4.48%) LAN
3 9 (4.48%) VPN
4 8 (3.98%) Internet
5 7 (3.48%) Network Security
6 5 (2.49%) Firewall
7 4 (1.99%) VLAN
7 4 (1.99%) WAN
7 4 (1.99%) WebEx
8 3 (1.49%) HTTP
9 2 (1.00%) LDAP
9 2 (1.00%) VXLAN
10 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (29.35%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.94%) DB2
3 18 (8.96%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.98%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (4.48%) MySQL
8 8 (3.98%) DTS
8 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.48%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (3.48%) IBM BigInsights
9 7 (3.48%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.49%) DataStage
10 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.00%) QlikView
13 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 27 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (12.44%) JIRA
2 25 (12.44%) Subversion
3 20 (9.95%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.99%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.49%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.49%) NetBeans
5 5 (2.49%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.99%) Ant
6 4 (1.99%) NUnit
6 4 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.99%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.99%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.00%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.00%) JBehave
8 2 (1.00%) JUnit
8 2 (1.00%) Selenium
9 1 (0.50%) Maven
9 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 59 (29.35%) Finance
2 46 (22.89%) Retail
3 25 (12.44%) Banking
4 12 (5.97%) Marketing
5 8 (3.98%) Publishing
6 5 (2.49%) Back Office
7 4 (1.99%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.00%) Billing
8 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (27.86%) Developer
2 37 (18.41%) Analyst
3 26 (12.94%) Architect
4 20 (9.95%) Administrator
5 19 (9.45%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (6.47%) Integration Developer
8 11 (5.47%) Graduate
8 11 (5.47%) Sales Executive
8 11 (5.47%) Software Developer
8 11 (5.47%) Software Engineering Graduate
8 11 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (4.98%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.48%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.98%) Applications Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Applications Support
11 8 (3.98%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (3.98%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 8 (3.98%) Systems Analyst
12 7 (3.48%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (22.39%) .NET
2 41 (20.40%) XML
3 31 (15.42%) HTML
4 29 (14.43%) Web Services
5 25 (12.44%) CSS
6 22 (10.95%) JSON
7 21 (10.45%) J2EE
8 19 (9.45%) WCF
9 16 (7.96%) Middleware
10 15 (7.46%) Java EE
11 12 (5.97%) SOAP
12 11 (5.47%) JMS
13 10 (4.98%) Java SE
13 10 (4.98%) XSLT
14 9 (4.48%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (3.98%) IBM Integration Bus
16 6 (2.99%) J2SE
16 6 (2.99%) REST
16 6 (2.99%) Spring
17 5 (2.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.91%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (11.94%) Data Centre
3 22 (10.95%) Management Information System
4 17 (8.46%) Visualisation
5 11 (5.47%) Mainframe
6 10 (4.98%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.98%) Clustering
7 8 (3.98%) CMDB
7 8 (3.98%) Replication
7 8 (3.98%) SWIFT
7 8 (3.98%) Symmetrix
8 7 (3.48%) iSeries
9 6 (2.99%) AS400
10 5 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (2.49%) Public Cloud
10 5 (2.49%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (2.49%) VSAM
11 4 (1.99%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.99%) IBM XIV
11 4 (1.99%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.90%) Linux
2 36 (17.91%) Windows
3 18 (8.96%) Unix
4 14 (6.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (6.97%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.98%) CentOS
7 7 (3.48%) AIX
7 7 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.99%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (35.82%) ITIL
2 39 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.91%) Analytics
4 36 (17.91%) PRINCE2
5 26 (12.94%) E-Commerce
6 21 (10.45%) Business Development
6 21 (10.45%) Line Management
6 21 (10.45%) TOGAF
7 20 (9.95%) CRM
7 20 (9.95%) Software Engineering
8 19 (9.45%) Data Management
8 19 (9.45%) ITIL V3
8 19 (9.45%) Scrum
9 18 (8.96%) Error Analysis
9 18 (8.96%) Front End Development
10 17 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (7.96%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (7.96%) Zachman Framework
12 15 (7.46%) Asset Management
12 15 (7.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (39.30%) SQL
2 55 (27.36%) Java
3 32 (15.92%) JavaScript
4 28 (13.93%) T-SQL
5 19 (9.45%) PL/SQL
6 16 (7.96%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.97%) C#
7 12 (5.97%) Python
8 11 (5.47%) ABAP
9 9 (4.48%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.48%) C
9 9 (4.48%) C++
9 9 (4.48%) Perl
9 9 (4.48%) XPath
10 7 (3.48%) JCL
10 7 (3.48%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.99%) COBOL
11 6 (2.99%) PHP
12 4 (1.99%) VBScript
13 3 (1.49%) Jython
Qualifications
1 33 (16.42%) Degree
2 18 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.97%) CCNA
3 14 (6.97%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (6.97%) MCSE
4 10 (4.98%) ISEB
5 9 (4.48%) CISSP
6 8 (3.98%) PMI Certification
6 8 (3.98%) PMP
7 7 (3.48%) SC Cleared
7 7 (3.48%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.99%) CISM
9 5 (2.49%) A+ Certification
9 5 (2.49%) CCNP
9 5 (2.49%) EMC Certification
9 5 (2.49%) HP ASE
9 5 (2.49%) MCITP
9 5 (2.49%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (2.49%) RHCE
9 5 (2.49%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) COBIT
2 10 (4.98%) QA
2 10 (4.98%) SLA
3 9 (4.48%) Data Quality
4 7 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.50%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.47%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.98%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (3.48%) GPFS
5 5 (2.49%) vSphere
6 4 (1.99%) SRDF
7 3 (1.49%) Docker
8 2 (1.00%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.50%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 19 (9.45%) ServiceCenter
2 8 (3.98%) SCVMM
3 7 (3.48%) Tivoli
3 7 (3.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (2.49%) AirWatch
4 5 (2.49%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.49%) HP SIM
4 5 (2.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.49%) WSUS
5 4 (1.99%) LiteSpeed
5 4 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 69 (34.33%) Oracle
2 57 (28.36%) Microsoft
3 39 (19.40%) HP
4 25 (12.44%) Cognos
5 23 (11.44%) Adobe
5 23 (11.44%) VMware
6 22 (10.95%) Cisco
7 21 (10.45%) EMC
7 21 (10.45%) SAP
8 20 (9.95%) Google
9 19 (9.45%) ATG
9 19 (9.45%) hybris
10 17 (8.46%) Citrix
11 16 (7.96%) Remedy
12 14 (6.97%) Software AG
13 12 (5.97%) BMC
13 12 (5.97%) MuleSoft
14 11 (5.47%) BEA
15 10 (4.98%) Tableau
16 9 (4.48%) Red Hat
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