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 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 62 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing IBM 15 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.14% 1.61% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% 3.81% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 13
Average salary £36,800 £62,500 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.12% +94.09%
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
330 289 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.14% 42.25% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 273 262 213
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 January 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Sheffield

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (61.54%) SAN
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (57.69%) UNIX
2 15 (57.69%) Solaris
2 15 (57.69%) Linux
3 12 (46.15%) AIX
3 12 (46.15%) HPUX
3 12 (46.15%) LPAR
4 9 (34.62%) VMware
5 8 (30.77%) HP
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) Banking
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (15.38%) Change Management
9 4 (15.38%) MCP
9 4 (15.38%) SOA
9 4 (15.38%) MCSE
9 4 (15.38%) EMC
9 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 3 (11.54%) F5
10 3 (11.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (11.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (11.54%) NAS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) NAS
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) ATM
3 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Lombardi
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
1 5 (19.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (46.15%) Administrator
1 12 (46.15%) AIX Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Server Support
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) LPAR
2 2 (7.69%) EFT
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) UNIX
1 15 (57.69%) Solaris
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) AIX
2 12 (46.15%) HPUX
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Change Management
1 4 (15.38%) SOA
1 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 3 (11.54%) Migration
2 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCP
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (11.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
1 3 (11.54%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (11.54%) Control-M
2 1 (3.85%) AppDNA
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) HP
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) EMC
6 3 (11.54%) F5
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) Sun
6 3 (11.54%) BMC
6 3 (11.54%) Hitachi
6 3 (11.54%) Veritas
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
7 2 (7.69%) ILOG
7 2 (7.69%) NetApp
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) Pega
8 1 (3.85%) Dell