The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 105 109 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Permanent jobs citing IBM 60 58 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.81% 1.58% 2.77%
As % of the Vendors category 4.45% 3.64% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 58
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £76,300 £55,500
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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1347 1593 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.73% 43.30% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 876 971 977
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Edinburgh +6 34 £47,500 - 11
Glasgow +13 19 £46,000 +12.19% 4
West Dunbartonshire - 7 £39,000 -
Dundee - 3 £65,000 - 1
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 55 (45.83%) UNIX
2 52 (43.33%) Banking
3 50 (41.67%) Finance
4 43 (35.83%) Oracle
5 39 (32.50%) Linux
6 33 (27.50%) Java
7 30 (25.00%) Solaris
8 26 (21.67%) Retail
9 25 (20.83%) Windows
10 24 (20.00%) J2EE
11 21 (17.50%) AIX
12 20 (16.67%) Change Management
12 20 (16.67%) WebSphere
13 18 (15.00%) Information Security
14 17 (14.17%) SQL
15 16 (13.33%) Sun
15 16 (13.33%) Internet
15 16 (13.33%) Mainframe
15 16 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
15 16 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (12.50%) Shell Script
16 15 (12.50%) HP
16 15 (12.50%) SAN
16 15 (12.50%) UML
17 14 (11.67%) HTTPS
17 14 (11.67%) SSL
17 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
17 14 (11.67%) Tivoli
17 14 (11.67%) Red Hat

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 20 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (5.83%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (5.83%) WebSphere Portal
4 5 (4.17%) CICS
4 5 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.67%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.67%) Apache
6 2 (1.67%) MTS
6 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.67%) FileNet
6 2 (1.67%) SAS
6 2 (1.67%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.67%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.67%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.67%) Mule
7 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.83%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MultiFonds
1 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.83%) thinkFolio
1 1 (0.83%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.33%) Internet
2 15 (12.50%) SAN
3 14 (11.67%) HTTPS
3 14 (11.67%) SSL
4 11 (9.17%) LDAP
5 8 (6.67%) LAN
6 7 (5.83%) HTTP
7 6 (5.00%) WAN
8 4 (3.33%) VoIP
9 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.83%) DNS
10 1 (0.83%) SNMP
10 1 (0.83%) DHCP
10 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.83%) Firewall
10 1 (0.83%) Wireless
10 1 (0.83%) Network Security
10 1 (0.83%) Multicast
10 1 (0.83%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.67%) DataStage
2 13 (10.83%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.33%) DB2
4 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.67%) JasperReports
5 6 (5.00%) Big Data
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.67%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.67%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.67%) HBase
8 2 (1.67%) MySQL
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.83%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.50%) JIRA
3 2 (1.67%) Mockito
3 2 (1.67%) JUnit
3 2 (1.67%) Subversion
3 2 (1.67%) Maven
4 1 (0.83%) Hudson
4 1 (0.83%) Trac
General
1 52 (43.33%) Banking
2 50 (41.67%) Finance
3 26 (21.67%) Retail
4 13 (10.83%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Legal
6 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (27.50%) Technical Specialist
2 16 (13.33%) Consultant
3 11 (9.17%) UNIX Specialist
4 10 (8.33%) Analyst
5 9 (7.50%) Architect
6 8 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (6.67%) WebSphere Specialist
7 7 (5.83%) Support Specialist
7 7 (5.83%) Technical Manager
7 7 (5.83%) Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Administrator
8 6 (5.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.17%) Senior UNIX Specialist
9 5 (4.17%) Senior UNIX Support
9 5 (4.17%) UNIX Support
9 5 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
9 5 (4.17%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Identity Management Specialist
10 4 (3.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.00%) J2EE
2 13 (10.83%) .NET
2 13 (10.83%) XML
3 6 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (5.00%) Web Services
3 6 (5.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 3 (2.50%) Middleware
5 2 (1.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.67%) Spring
5 2 (1.67%) Spring Integration
5 2 (1.67%) JPA
5 2 (1.67%) JMS
6 1 (0.83%) JavaBeans
6 1 (0.83%) XSL
6 1 (0.83%) HTML
6 1 (0.83%) EJB
6 1 (0.83%) JSP
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.33%) Mainframe
1 16 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.00%) DataPower
4 10 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.00%) LPAR
5 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.17%) Private Cloud
7 4 (3.33%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.33%) AS400
7 4 (3.33%) Replication
8 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.67%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.67%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.67%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.83%) Informatics
10 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.83%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 55 (45.83%) UNIX
2 39 (32.50%) Linux
3 30 (25.00%) Solaris
4 25 (20.83%) Windows
5 21 (17.50%) AIX
6 16 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (9.17%) zOS
8 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.67%) SUSE
9 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.83%) CentOS
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.67%) Change Management
2 18 (15.00%) Information Security
3 15 (12.50%) UML
4 13 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.17%) Programme Management
5 11 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.17%) Service Management
5 11 (9.17%) Process Management
6 10 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 10 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 10 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.50%) Data Management
8 8 (6.67%) ETL
8 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (5.83%) Analytics
9 7 (5.83%) ITIL
9 7 (5.83%) SOA
9 7 (5.83%) Identity Management
9 7 (5.83%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.50%) Java
2 17 (14.17%) SQL
3 15 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.17%) C#
5 4 (3.33%) Python
5 4 (3.33%) JCL
6 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.50%) COBOL
6 3 (2.50%) Perl
7 2 (1.67%) Scala
8 1 (0.83%) R
8 1 (0.83%) Korn
8 1 (0.83%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.83%) Fortran
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) HND
3 5 (4.17%) MCSE
3 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.33%) HNC
4 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.33%) CCNA
4 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.33%) VTSP
4 4 (3.33%) MOS
5 3 (2.50%) CISA
5 3 (2.50%) CISM
5 3 (2.50%) CISSP
6 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.83%) PhD
7 1 (0.83%) RHCE
7 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) SLA
2 5 (4.17%) QA
3 3 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 5 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (4.17%) NFS
3 5 (4.17%) Samba
4 3 (2.50%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.67%) RACF
5 2 (1.67%) ACF2
6 1 (0.83%) GPFS
6 1 (0.83%) vSphere
6 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.83%) XenApp
6 1 (0.83%) XenServer
6 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (11.67%) Tivoli
2 7 (5.83%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 4 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (2.50%) Puppet
5 2 (1.67%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.67%) zSecure
6 1 (0.83%) Nagios
6 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.83%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 43 (35.83%) Oracle
2 16 (13.33%) Sun
3 15 (12.50%) HP
4 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.67%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.83%) VMware
6 9 (7.50%) CA
7 8 (6.67%) EMC
8 7 (5.83%) Informatica
9 6 (5.00%) Veritas
10 5 (4.17%) Hitachi
10 5 (4.17%) BMC
10 5 (4.17%) Symantec
10 5 (4.17%) Cisco
10 5 (4.17%) Misys
11 4 (3.33%) SAP
11 4 (3.33%) Juniper
11 4 (3.33%) Intel
11 4 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (1.67%) Lotus
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