The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 59 56 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing IBM 41 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.53% 2.46% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 7.03% 4.62% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 3
Average salary £41,000 £31,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.15% +8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £27,050 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £40,500 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
IBM
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
583 433 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 50.22% 53.26% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 476 360 312
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

IBM
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

IBM Salary Trend in South Wales

IBM
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in South Wales

IBM
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Cardiff +7 32 £41,000 - 3
Newport -14 5 £36,000 +34.57%
Torfaen - 4 £59,000 -
IBM
Wales

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 35 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 34 (60.71%) Windows
3 33 (58.93%) VMware
4 32 (57.14%) Finance
5 31 (55.36%) AS400
5 31 (55.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (53.57%) Microsoft
7 27 (48.21%) Linux
8 23 (41.07%) Advertising
9 18 (32.14%) OS/400
9 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (30.36%) HTTP
10 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
10 17 (30.36%) IBM HTTP Server
11 16 (28.57%) DNS
11 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (23.21%) VCP5
12 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (23.21%) DHCP
12 13 (23.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (21.43%) Cisco
14 11 (19.64%) SAN
14 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
14 11 (19.64%) Marketing
14 11 (19.64%) Mobile Marketing
14 11 (19.64%) Mentoring
14 11 (19.64%) Big Data
14 11 (19.64%) PaaS
15 10 (17.86%) Data Mining

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 35 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 17 (30.36%) IBM HTTP Server
3 9 (16.07%) Apache
4 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.36%) IIS
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.57%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.79%) JBoss
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) HTTP
2 16 (28.57%) DNS
3 13 (23.21%) DHCP
4 11 (19.64%) SAN
5 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.71%) IPv4
6 6 (10.71%) IPv6
6 6 (10.71%) MPLS
6 6 (10.71%) BGP
6 6 (10.71%) VPLS
7 5 (8.93%) NAS
7 5 (8.93%) Firewall
8 4 (7.14%) Internet
9 3 (5.36%) Kerberos
9 3 (5.36%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.57%) VPN
11 1 (1.79%) SNMP
11 1 (1.79%) LAN
11 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) Big Data
3 10 (17.86%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.57%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) DB2
General
1 32 (57.14%) Finance
2 23 (41.07%) Advertising
3 11 (19.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (23.21%) Technical Consultant
2 13 (23.21%) Consultant
3 9 (16.07%) Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Support
4 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Support
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) HTML
1 3 (5.36%) CSS
1 3 (5.36%) JDBC
1 3 (5.36%) JSP
1 3 (5.36%) XML
1 3 (5.36%) Struts
1 3 (5.36%) Ajax
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) REST
2 2 (3.57%) LAMP
2 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.57%) Spring
2 2 (3.57%) JSF
2 2 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (1.79%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 31 (55.36%) AS400
2 8 (14.29%) iSeries
3 5 (8.93%) Clustering
4 4 (7.14%) HACMP
5 2 (3.57%) GIS
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.79%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 31 (55.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (48.21%) Linux
4 18 (32.14%) OS/400
5 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (12.50%) AIX
9 4 (7.14%) UNIX
10 3 (5.36%) CentOS
11 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
11 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) E-Commerce
1 11 (19.64%) Mobile Marketing
1 11 (19.64%) Mentoring
2 8 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.71%) Network Architecture
4 6 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) DevOps
7 2 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.57%) Release Management
7 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (1.79%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.79%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Java
2 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.36%) Perl
2 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) Python
2 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.36%) COBOL
3 1 (1.79%) PHP
3 1 (1.79%) RPG
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 13 (23.21%) VCP5
2 6 (10.71%) RHCE
3 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.93%) CCIE
4 4 (7.14%) IBM AIX Certification
4 4 (7.14%) VCP4
5 3 (5.36%) CCNP
6 2 (3.57%) MCSE
6 2 (3.57%) MCSA
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.93%) Xen
4 4 (7.14%) PowerHA
5 3 (5.36%) Squid
6 2 (3.57%) NFS
6 2 (3.57%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.79%) Samba
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.79%) WSUS
2 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) VMware
2 30 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.43%) Cisco
4 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.14%) Veritas
6 3 (5.36%) HP
6 3 (5.36%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) Avaya
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle
7 2 (3.57%) Verint
8 1 (1.79%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.79%) Informatica
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp
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