The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 Scotland 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 101 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 78 67 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.93% 2.15% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 4.19% 4.14% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 37
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1863 1617 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.00% 51.89% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 959 1222
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IBM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IBM Salary Trend in Scotland

IBM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

IBM Salary Histogram in Scotland

IBM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -17 35 £50,000 +16.27% 1
Glasgow -12 20 £42,000 +5.00% 5
Stirling +2 12 - -
Aberdeen +9 6 £42,500 -
Dundee - 2 £24,000 -
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IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 49 (32.45%) UNIX
2 47 (31.13%) Finance
3 43 (28.48%) Banking
3 43 (28.48%) Oracle
4 42 (27.81%) WebSphere
5 39 (25.83%) Windows
6 38 (25.17%) AIX
7 36 (23.84%) Java
8 31 (20.53%) SQL
9 29 (19.21%) Microsoft
10 28 (18.54%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (17.88%) Middleware
12 23 (15.23%) Linux
12 23 (15.23%) VMware
13 22 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (13.25%) Oracle Database
15 19 (12.58%) zOS
15 19 (12.58%) SOA
16 18 (11.92%) ETL
16 18 (11.92%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (11.26%) DataStage
17 17 (11.26%) Active Directory
17 17 (11.26%) WebSphere Application Server
18 16 (10.60%) DB2
19 15 (9.93%) Service Delivery
19 15 (9.93%) Oracle9i Database
19 15 (9.93%) Oracle Database 10g

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 42 (27.81%) WebSphere
2 17 (11.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (7.28%) MS Exchange
4 10 (6.62%) WebSphere Process Server
5 9 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.64%) MQSeries
6 7 (4.64%) Lotus Domino
7 6 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (3.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.65%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (2.65%) LiveLink
9 3 (1.99%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.99%) SAS
10 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.32%) CICS
10 2 (1.32%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.66%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 13 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.32%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.62%) SAN
2 8 (5.30%) DHCP
2 8 (5.30%) HTTP
2 8 (5.30%) DNS
2 8 (5.30%) Internet
2 8 (5.30%) Wireless
3 7 (4.64%) Firewall
4 6 (3.97%) SMTP
4 6 (3.97%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.97%) VPN
4 6 (3.97%) PBX
4 6 (3.97%) SSL
5 4 (2.65%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.65%) Network Security
6 2 (1.32%) LDAP
7 1 (0.66%) NAS
7 1 (0.66%) LAN
7 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.54%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (13.25%) Oracle Database
3 17 (11.26%) DataStage
4 16 (10.60%) DB2
5 15 (9.93%) Oracle9i Database
5 15 (9.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (9.93%) Relational Database
6 14 (9.27%) IBM InfoSphere
7 13 (8.61%) SQL Server
7 13 (8.61%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.62%) OLAP
9 9 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (4.64%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (3.97%) MS Access
12 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.99%) MySQL
14 2 (1.32%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 14 (9.27%) Subversion
2 8 (5.30%) ClearCase
2 8 (5.30%) ClearQuest
3 3 (1.99%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.32%) JUnit
4 2 (1.32%) ERwin
4 2 (1.32%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.32%) Mockito
General
1 47 (31.13%) Finance
2 43 (28.48%) Banking
3 8 (5.30%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.97%) Law
4 6 (3.97%) Legal
5 4 (2.65%) Retail
6 3 (1.99%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.32%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (20.53%) Analyst
2 18 (11.92%) Architect
3 16 (10.60%) Implementation Manager
4 13 (8.61%) Designer
5 12 (7.95%) Developer
5 12 (7.95%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (7.28%) WebSphere Specialist
7 9 (5.96%) Administrator
7 9 (5.96%) Support Analyst
7 9 (5.96%) Technical Specialist
8 8 (5.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 7 (4.64%) Solutions Designer
10 6 (3.97%) Operations Team Leader
10 6 (3.97%) Consultant
10 6 (3.97%) Desktop Support
10 6 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (3.97%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Team Leader
10 6 (3.97%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.88%) Middleware
2 11 (7.28%) J2EE
3 9 (5.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 8 (5.30%) XML
5 6 (3.97%) HTML
5 6 (3.97%) Spring
6 5 (3.31%) JSON
6 5 (3.31%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (3.31%) SOAP
6 5 (3.31%) Web Services
7 4 (2.65%) HTML5
8 3 (1.99%) Apache Camel
8 3 (1.99%) JSF
8 3 (1.99%) Java EE
8 3 (1.99%) JDBC
8 3 (1.99%) JSP
8 3 (1.99%) .NET
9 2 (1.32%) XML Schema
9 2 (1.32%) JMS
9 2 (1.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.95%) Mainframe
2 11 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.30%) Replication
4 6 (3.97%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.97%) iPad
4 6 (3.97%) Clustering
5 4 (2.65%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.99%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.32%) AS400
7 2 (1.32%) DataPower
7 2 (1.32%) iSeries
8 1 (0.66%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (0.66%) Tandem
8 1 (0.66%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 49 (32.45%) UNIX
2 39 (25.83%) Windows
3 38 (25.17%) AIX
4 23 (15.23%) Linux
5 22 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (12.58%) zOS
7 18 (11.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (7.28%) Solaris
10 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (4.64%) Windows XP
11 7 (4.64%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.66%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.57%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (12.58%) SOA
3 18 (11.92%) ETL
3 18 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (9.93%) Service Delivery
5 14 (9.27%) Change Data Capture
5 14 (9.27%) ITIL
6 10 (6.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (5.96%) Release Management
7 9 (5.96%) E-Commerce
8 8 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (5.30%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.97%) QMS
9 6 (3.97%) Quality Management
10 5 (3.31%) Workflow Management
10 5 (3.31%) TOGAF
10 5 (3.31%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.31%) Programme Management
10 5 (3.31%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.84%) Java
2 31 (20.53%) SQL
3 6 (3.97%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.97%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.31%) Perl
5 4 (2.65%) C#
5 4 (2.65%) C++
6 3 (1.99%) Jython
7 2 (1.32%) VB
7 2 (1.32%) REXX
8 1 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (7.95%) Degree
2 4 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.99%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.32%) PMP
4 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.66%) MBA
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) SLA
2 3 (1.99%) QA
System Software
1 18 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (11.26%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.95%) vSphere
4 6 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.32%) Samba
6 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.66%) SRDF
6 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.66%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (5.30%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.97%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (3.97%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.99%) CA LISA
3 3 (1.99%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (1.99%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (1.32%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (1.32%) SCCM
5 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.66%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (28.48%) Oracle
2 29 (19.21%) Microsoft
3 23 (15.23%) VMware
4 13 (8.61%) Cisco
5 10 (6.62%) Symantec
6 9 (5.96%) CA
6 9 (5.96%) HP
7 7 (4.64%) Dell
7 7 (4.64%) BMC
7 7 (4.64%) Business Objects
8 6 (3.97%) Kaspersky
8 6 (3.97%) McAfee
9 5 (3.31%) Compuware
9 5 (3.31%) EMC
9 5 (3.31%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.31%) Juniper
9 5 (3.31%) Cognos
10 4 (2.65%) SAP
10 4 (2.65%) Cognizant
10 4 (2.65%) Open Text
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago