The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 24 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.85% 1.09% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 2.22% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% -27.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
UK

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

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
38 90 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 35.19% 49.18% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 59 55
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

IBM
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IBM Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

IBM
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
County Antrim +13 2 £30,000 -15.49% 2
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) HTTP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Tcl
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (62.50%) Data Security
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) FileNet
3 5 (62.50%) Jython
3 5 (62.50%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (50.00%) Cognos
5 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) DB2
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) SPSS
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (12.50%) Change Control
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) FileNet
1 5 (62.50%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) DMZ
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Informix
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) PVCS
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (12.50%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (12.50%) Facilita Forecast
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Cognos Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos Support
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) EJB
1 1 (12.50%) JDBC
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) JAX-WS
1 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) Data Security
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Tcl
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) Jython
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
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