The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 43 74 23
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -51
Permanent jobs citing IBM 44 11 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.99% 1.25% 6.89%
As % of the Vendors category 11.76% 3.07% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 31
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £43,050 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
IBM
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
374 358 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 42.40% 40.64% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 337 337 293
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

IBM
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +18 26 £47,500 +26.66%
Wellingborough - 9 £24,000 -
IBM
East Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 38 (52.05%) Mainframe
2 37 (50.68%) UNIX
3 30 (41.10%) Linux
4 28 (38.36%) JCL
5 27 (36.99%) IBM Mainframe
6 26 (35.62%) Data Centre
7 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (26.03%) Finance
8 19 (26.03%) Java
9 18 (24.66%) Tivoli
9 18 (24.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 18 (24.66%) HP
9 18 (24.66%) CICS
9 18 (24.66%) AS400
10 17 (23.29%) Banking
11 16 (21.92%) Perl
11 16 (21.92%) DB2
11 16 (21.92%) JBoss
12 14 (19.18%) Windows
13 13 (17.81%) Cisco
13 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
13 13 (17.81%) SAN
13 13 (17.81%) WebSphere
13 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
14 12 (16.44%) XenServer
14 12 (16.44%) Citrix
14 12 (16.44%) Web Services
14 12 (16.44%) COBOL
14 12 (16.44%) MySQL
14 12 (16.44%) Apache

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 18 (24.66%) CICS
2 16 (21.92%) JBoss
3 13 (17.81%) WebSphere
4 12 (16.44%) Apache
4 12 (16.44%) Tomcat
5 9 (12.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (12.33%) Confluence
5 9 (12.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.37%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.37%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) SAN
2 11 (15.07%) DNS
2 11 (15.07%) SSL
3 9 (12.33%) Internet
3 9 (12.33%) FTP
4 8 (10.96%) WAN
5 7 (9.59%) LAN
6 6 (8.22%) Firewall
7 1 (1.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) DB2
2 12 (16.44%) MySQL
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.11%) Big Data
5 3 (4.11%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.37%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.37%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) HP UFT
1 9 (12.33%) LoadRunner
1 9 (12.33%) JIRA
1 9 (12.33%) Hudson
1 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.37%) RequisitePro
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.74%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) Environment Manager
3 9 (12.33%) Server Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Mainframe Operator
3 9 (12.33%) Computer Operator
4 8 (10.96%) Data Centre Operator
5 6 (8.22%) Applications Manager
5 6 (8.22%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.85%) IT Sales Executive
6 5 (6.85%) Storage Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Sales Executive
7 4 (5.48%) Server Support
7 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Environment Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Server Support Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) Web Services
2 10 (13.70%) Middleware
3 9 (12.33%) Java EE
3 9 (12.33%) XML
3 9 (12.33%) SOAP
4 1 (1.37%) J2EE
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.37%) RESTful
4 1 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (52.05%) Mainframe
2 27 (36.99%) IBM Mainframe
3 26 (35.62%) Data Centre
4 18 (24.66%) AS400
5 5 (6.85%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.74%) IVR
7 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.37%) DataPower
7 1 (1.37%) iSeries
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.68%) UNIX
2 30 (41.10%) Linux
3 14 (19.18%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.33%) Workflow Management
2 9 (12.33%) Automated Testing
2 9 (12.33%) Test Management
2 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (12.33%) Configuration Management
2 9 (12.33%) Project Management
2 9 (12.33%) Workflow
2 9 (12.33%) Test Automation
2 9 (12.33%) DevOps
3 8 (10.96%) Data Centre Operations
3 8 (10.96%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (8.22%) Agile Project Management
4 6 (8.22%) SDLC
4 6 (8.22%) Mentoring
4 6 (8.22%) Business Development
5 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.85%) Content Management
5 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.85%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) JCL
2 19 (26.03%) Java
3 16 (21.92%) Perl
4 12 (16.44%) COBOL
5 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
6 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.33%) Ruby
6 9 (12.33%) VB
6 9 (12.33%) Python
6 9 (12.33%) REXX
7 6 (8.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) PMP
1 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) MCSE
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.37%) MCITP
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.44%) XenServer
4 9 (12.33%) RACF
5 2 (2.74%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.37%) vSphere
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (24.66%) Tivoli
2 9 (12.33%) CA Endevor
2 9 (12.33%) Puppet
2 9 (12.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.74%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) HP
2 13 (17.81%) Cisco
2 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.44%) Citrix
4 11 (15.07%) Oracle
5 10 (13.70%) Informatica
6 9 (12.33%) F5
6 9 (12.33%) New Relic
7 5 (6.85%) Sun
7 5 (6.85%) Hitachi
7 5 (6.85%) Fujitsu
7 5 (6.85%) Teradata
7 5 (6.85%) Dell
8 3 (4.11%) Embarcadero
8 3 (4.11%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.37%) VMware
9 1 (1.37%) Omniture
9 1 (1.37%) Google
9 1 (1.37%) Coremetrics
9 1 (1.37%) Intel