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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 74 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 10 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.31% 1.39% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 3.17% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 9
Average salary £36,800 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.40% +14.94%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
355 252 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 46.34% 43.75% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 296 227 238
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,185 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Sheffield

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (52.17%) HP
2 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) MCP
4 8 (34.78%) UNIX
4 8 (34.78%) Solaris
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) MCSE
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (34.78%) SAN
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (34.78%) Change Management
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) AIX
5 5 (21.74%) HPUX
5 5 (21.74%) LPAR
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) NetApp
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
7 3 (13.04%) Perl
7 3 (13.04%) Windows XP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (13.04%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
3 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
3 3 (13.04%) NAS
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) ATM
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Server Support
1 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Server Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Server Support Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Windows Server Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Windows Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) AIX Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) LPAR
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Solaris
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (34.78%) UNIX
3 5 (21.74%) AIX
3 5 (21.74%) HPUX
4 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
4 3 (13.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Change Management
1 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
2 4 (17.39%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) SOA
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) MCP
2 8 (34.78%) MCSE
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
2 3 (13.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (13.04%) Control-M
1 3 (13.04%) NetBackup
1 3 (13.04%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
1 12 (52.17%) HP
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) NetApp
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Sun
3 3 (13.04%) BMC
3 3 (13.04%) Hitachi
3 3 (13.04%) EMC
3 3 (13.04%) Veritas
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Pega
4 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.35%) ILOG