The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 59 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 18 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.41% 0.74% 2.24%
As % of the Vendors category 4.68% 1.68% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 8
Average salary £28,463 £29,575 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.76% +40.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £25,235 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £33,915 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
IBM
South Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
385 238 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 51.54% 44.16% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 314 200 200
Average salary £39,000 £33,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +16.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £25,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

IBM
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

IBM Salary Trend in Sheffield

IBM
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Sheffield

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) HP
3 19 (79.17%) VMware
4 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (70.83%) MCSE
5 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (66.67%) MCP
5 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (66.67%) Change Management
6 6 (25.00%) Citrix
7 5 (20.83%) NetApp
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (20.83%) Unified Communications
8 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (16.67%) Lync
9 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
9 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 3 (12.50%) Office 365
9 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
9 3 (12.50%) AppDNA
9 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
9 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
10 2 (8.33%) EFT
10 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (8.33%) SOA

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Unified Communications
2 3 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 2 (8.33%) ATM
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Support Engineer
1 17 (70.83%) Windows Support Engineer
2 16 (66.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 16 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 16 (66.67%) Server Support
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) EFT
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Change Management
2 5 (20.83%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) MCSE
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (66.67%) MCP
2 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) AppDNA
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) HP
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) NetApp
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Dell