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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 66 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 10 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.56% 2.02% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.95% 3.76% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
253 186 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 39.35% 53.76% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 243 173 150
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,750 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Northampton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Apache
4 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (40.00%) LAN
4 6 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) XenServer
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) XenApp
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Ajax
7 2 (13.33%) QA
7 2 (13.33%) iSeries
7 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) TDD

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (40.00%) Apache
1 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (6.67%) Programmer
2 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (6.67%) Developer
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Network Support
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) Ajax
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) BPR
4 1 (6.67%) Process Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) RPG
2 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (40.00%) XenServer
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Google
5 1 (6.67%) hybris
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle