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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 64 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 6 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.00% 2.41% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 5.03% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 12
Average salary £51,250 £36,800 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.26% -42.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,125 £36,800 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
219 338 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.44% 47.94% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 184 282 255
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 13 February 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Sheffield

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) VMware
3 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
3 13 (54.17%) IBM XIV
4 12 (50.00%) NetApp
4 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (50.00%) vSphere
5 11 (45.83%) LAMP
5 11 (45.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (45.83%) Apache
5 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
6 10 (41.67%) HP
7 9 (37.50%) Symantec
7 9 (37.50%) Oracle
8 8 (33.33%) PHP
8 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 8 (33.33%) EMC
8 8 (33.33%) SAN
8 8 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (29.17%) Network Architecture
9 7 (29.17%) NAS
9 7 (29.17%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (29.17%) Finance
9 7 (29.17%) Informix
9 7 (29.17%) Internet
9 7 (29.17%) Cisco
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
9 7 (29.17%) MySQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (45.83%) Apache
2 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) Internet
2 7 (29.17%) NAS
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) ATM
5 1 (4.17%) BGP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) OSPF
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Informix
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) OLAP
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Business Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Business Solution Architect
4 4 (16.67%) ERP Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) LAMP
2 7 (29.17%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (29.17%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (12.50%) Middleware
4 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) IBM XIV
2 11 (45.83%) Data Centre
3 8 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (8.33%) CLARiiON
4 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) EFT
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.17%) EPoS
5 1 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (4.17%) iSeries
5 1 (4.17%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Network Architecture
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (20.83%) ERP
3 5 (20.83%) Process Management
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) EAI
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Network Management
7 1 (4.17%) PLM
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PHP
2 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (25.00%) Perl
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) Ruby
4 2 (8.33%) Tcl
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) RPG
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (20.83%) CCDE
2 5 (20.83%) CCIE
2 5 (20.83%) CCNP
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) CCSP
3 4 (16.67%) CISSP
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Graphite
1 6 (25.00%) Nagios
1 6 (25.00%) Opsview
2 5 (20.83%) Grafana
2 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (20.83%) Salt
3 3 (12.50%) Cacti
4 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.17%) Puppet
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) Red Hat
3 12 (50.00%) NetApp
4 10 (41.67%) HP
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle
5 9 (37.50%) Symantec
6 8 (33.33%) EMC
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
8 5 (20.83%) F5
9 4 (16.67%) Hyperion
9 4 (16.67%) SAP
10 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.33%) Remedy
10 2 (8.33%) Riverbed
10 2 (8.33%) Veritas
11 1 (4.17%) Citrix
11 1 (4.17%) Infor
11 1 (4.17%) Lotus
11 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds