The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 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 Northampton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 65 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.78% 1.79% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 3.76% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
263 186 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 41.29% 47.69% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 251 169 154
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
Northamptonshire

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

IBM
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

IBM Salary Trend in Northampton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
4 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) VMware

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
1 3 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) hybris
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle