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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 73 82 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing IBM 20 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.80% 0.69% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 1.60% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 20
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £35,000 £31,465
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
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
529 499 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.70% 42.80% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 490 439 379
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +9 17 £33,000 -8.96% 4
Newport - 1 - -
IBM
Wales

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 30 (47.62%) Java
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.03%) Spring
3 28 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 28 (44.44%) J2EE
4 27 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 24 (38.10%) XML
6 23 (36.51%) Windows
7 22 (34.92%) SQL
8 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
8 20 (31.75%) WebSphere
9 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
9 19 (30.16%) SAN
10 18 (28.57%) VMware
11 17 (26.98%) Tomcat
11 17 (26.98%) HTML
11 17 (26.98%) Web Services
11 17 (26.98%) Degree
12 16 (25.40%) Banking
12 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Application Server
12 16 (25.40%) CSS
12 16 (25.40%) Eclipse
12 16 (25.40%) Telecoms
13 15 (23.81%) UNIX
13 15 (23.81%) Linux
13 15 (23.81%) JSF
14 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (22.22%) DevOps
15 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (20.63%) Open Source

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 20 (31.75%) WebSphere
2 17 (26.98%) Tomcat
3 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (19.05%) FileNet
5 11 (17.46%) LiveCycle
5 11 (17.46%) Confluence
6 7 (11.11%) Apache
6 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) SAN
2 12 (19.05%) Firewall
3 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.94%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (4.76%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.76%) DNS
5 3 (4.76%) DHCP
5 3 (4.76%) DVB
5 3 (4.76%) Internet
6 2 (3.17%) Wireless
6 2 (3.17%) VoIP
7 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.59%) WAN
7 1 (1.59%) LAN
7 1 (1.59%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 12 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 12 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 11 (17.46%) MongoDB
3 11 (17.46%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) OLTP
4 1 (1.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Eclipse
2 12 (19.05%) Subversion
2 12 (19.05%) Rational Application Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
3 11 (17.46%) Hudson
3 11 (17.46%) JIRA
3 11 (17.46%) Maven
4 4 (6.35%) JMeter
5 1 (1.59%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.59%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) RequisitePro
General
1 16 (25.40%) Banking
1 16 (25.40%) Telecoms
2 11 (17.46%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Advertising
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) Programmer
3 13 (20.63%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Consultant
4 12 (19.05%) Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Java Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Java Consultant
5 9 (14.29%) Java Programmer
5 9 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Programmer
6 8 (12.70%) Analyst Programmer
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 5 (7.94%) Server Support Technician
7 5 (7.94%) Server Technician
7 5 (7.94%) Support Technician
7 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Server Support
8 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.35%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.03%) Spring
2 28 (44.44%) J2EE
3 27 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 24 (38.10%) XML
5 17 (26.98%) HTML
5 17 (26.98%) Web Services
6 16 (25.40%) CSS
7 15 (23.81%) JSF
8 13 (20.63%) XSLT
9 12 (19.05%) JSP
10 11 (17.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (17.46%) SOAP
11 4 (6.35%) Java EE
11 4 (6.35%) Ajax
11 4 (6.35%) JPA
11 4 (6.35%) Spring Web Flow
12 1 (1.59%) Java SE
12 1 (1.59%) JSON
12 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.59%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Open Source
2 7 (11.11%) Clustering
3 4 (6.35%) DTV
4 3 (4.76%) STB
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) AS400
5 2 (3.17%) PKI
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Statistics
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.59%) iSeries
6 1 (1.59%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 15 (23.81%) UNIX
2 15 (23.81%) Linux
3 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (20.63%) AIX
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.76%) CentOS
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 14 (22.22%) DevOps
3 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) TDD
3 13 (20.63%) OOA/OOD
3 13 (20.63%) OO
3 13 (20.63%) DSDM
3 13 (20.63%) RUP
3 13 (20.63%) Scrum
4 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 12 (19.05%) SOA
4 12 (19.05%) RAD
4 12 (19.05%) Pair Programming
4 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (19.05%) Release Management
4 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (6.35%) Web Development
7 4 (6.35%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) Java
2 22 (34.92%) SQL
3 11 (17.46%) Clojure
3 11 (17.46%) Scala
3 11 (17.46%) Groovy
4 10 (15.87%) Python
4 10 (15.87%) Perl
5 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) GCIA
5 2 (3.17%) GCFW
5 2 (3.17%) GCWN
5 2 (3.17%) GIAC
5 2 (3.17%) CISSP
5 2 (3.17%) VCP5
6 1 (1.59%) MCITP
6 1 (1.59%) VCP4
6 1 (1.59%) CCNA
6 1 (1.59%) ISEB
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.59%) RHCE
6 1 (1.59%) IBM AIX Certification
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.59%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.59%) XenApp
4 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.76%) Nagios
3 2 (3.17%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (3.17%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (3.17%) SCDPM
3 2 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.59%) OpenView
4 1 (1.59%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.59%) OPNET
4 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.59%) Netcool
4 1 (1.59%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (28.57%) VMware
3 13 (20.63%) Cisco
3 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
4 12 (19.05%) HP
5 11 (17.46%) Twitter
5 11 (17.46%) Oracle
5 11 (17.46%) Adobe
6 6 (9.52%) Sybase
7 3 (4.76%) JBoss
7 3 (4.76%) Juniper
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.17%) BMC
8 2 (3.17%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.17%) NetApp
8 2 (3.17%) Citrix
8 2 (3.17%) Dell
8 2 (3.17%) EMC
8 2 (3.17%) Sun
8 2 (3.17%) Veeam
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