The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 Oxford 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 82 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 3 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.33% 1.89% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 4.05% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 6
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -18.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
361 469 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 39.32% 46.71% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 331 422 211
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +25.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
Oxfordshire

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

IBM
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

IBM Salary Trend in Oxford

IBM
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Oxford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (62.50%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) vSphere
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (25.00%) XenServer
4 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (25.00%) MCITP
4 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (18.75%) Demandware
5 3 (18.75%) hybris
5 3 (18.75%) CCEE
5 3 (18.75%) CCAA
5 3 (18.75%) CCIA
5 3 (18.75%) ATG
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Veeam
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Break Fix Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) XHTML
1 3 (18.75%) XML
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 2 (12.50%) JSP
2 2 (12.50%) Struts
2 2 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) FlexPod
2 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCITP
3 3 (18.75%) CCEE
3 3 (18.75%) CCAA
3 3 (18.75%) CCIA
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (18.75%) CCEA
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) NCDA
4 2 (12.50%) NCIE
5 1 (6.25%) VCAP
5 1 (6.25%) MCTS
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (37.50%) vSphere
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
2 4 (25.00%) XenServer
2 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (12.50%) vCloud
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (18.75%) Demandware
5 3 (18.75%) hybris
5 3 (18.75%) ATG
5 3 (18.75%) Veeam
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
6 2 (12.50%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) Fujitsu
7 1 (6.25%) Compaq
7 1 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (6.25%) StorageTek
7 1 (6.25%) Lotus
7 1 (6.25%) ADIC