The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Sheffield 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 57 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 14 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.88% 2.01% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 4.05% 5.52% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 4
Average salary £29,900 £32,200 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
346 181 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 46.51% 36.35% 47.99%
Number of salaries quoted 292 152 271
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,120 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
South Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Sheffield

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (66.67%) HP
5 13 (54.17%) MCSE
6 11 (45.83%) Windows
7 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (41.67%) MCP
7 10 (41.67%) Change Management
8 9 (37.50%) Citrix
9 6 (25.00%) Cognos
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (16.67%) MCITP
10 4 (16.67%) Firewall
10 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
11 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (12.50%) Lync
11 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
11 3 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
11 3 (12.50%) Clustering
11 3 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
11 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (12.50%) SCCM

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (12.50%) Lync
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Support Engineer
1 11 (45.83%) Windows Support Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Server Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Server Support
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.17%) SIEM
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Development
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (54.17%) MCSE
3 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) MCP
4 4 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) CCEE
5 1 (4.17%) CCAA
5 1 (4.17%) CCIA
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.17%) ISEB
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCEA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenServer
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
1 3 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (66.67%) HP
4 9 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) Cognos
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) Q1 Labs
8 1 (4.17%) Veeam
8 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.17%) OPNET
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) McAfee