The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 71 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 0.60% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 1.58% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £33,549 £32,500 £36,547
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.07%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
IBM
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
228 190 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 37.62% 38.31% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 167 166 170
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

IBM
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

IBM Salary Trend in Somerset

IBM
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -10 1 £33,549 -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring