The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 59 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 15 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.12% 1.50% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.36% 3.37% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 6
Average salary £44,500 £39,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.10% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
IBM
Northamptonshire

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

Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
280 178 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 39.55% 44.50% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 264 164 176
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Northampton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) HP
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) Citrix
4 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
5 11 (42.31%) XenApp
5 11 (42.31%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) LAN
6 9 (34.62%) WAN
6 9 (34.62%) SAN
6 9 (34.62%) Apache
6 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
6 9 (34.62%) Project Management
6 9 (34.62%) XenServer
6 9 (34.62%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
8 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 5 (19.23%) NetApp
10 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (15.38%) MS Office
12 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
12 3 (11.54%) CSS
12 3 (11.54%) IIS
12 3 (11.54%) C#
12 3 (11.54%) HTML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (34.62%) Apache
1 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) SAS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) LAN
1 9 (34.62%) WAN
1 9 (34.62%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Sales Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) FlexPod Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Process Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Process Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
1 3 (11.54%) CSS
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) Ajax
1 3 (11.54%) jQuery
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) iSeries
2 2 (7.69%) FlexPod
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) AS400
3 1 (3.85%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) ITSM
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) Process Management
6 1 (3.85%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) EAI
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) RPG
2 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCNP
1 2 (7.69%) CCDP
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.69%) VTSP
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
1 11 (42.31%) XenApp
2 9 (34.62%) XenServer
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCOrch
1 3 (11.54%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) HP
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) Citrix
5 7 (26.92%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) NetApp
7 3 (11.54%) BMC
7 3 (11.54%) Remedy
7 3 (11.54%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) SAP
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) Google
8 1 (3.85%) hybris