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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 77 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 14 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.23% 2.11% 2.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 4.96% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 14
Median salary £34,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £33,173 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,377 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +7.85%
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
493 524 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.44% 42.60% 48.26%
Number of salaries quoted 430 447 487
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 5 £33,000 -
Cardiff -5 4 £36,250 -7.05%
Newport +2 2 £40,000 +11.11%
Torfaen - 1 £75,000 -
IBM
Wales

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for IBM.

1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Apache
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) Advertising
3 12 (38.71%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (35.48%) PaaS
5 10 (32.26%) Big Data
5 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (29.03%) High Availability
7 8 (25.81%) Apache Flex
8 7 (22.58%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (22.58%) BladeLogic
8 7 (22.58%) SSH
8 7 (22.58%) Incident Management
8 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
8 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 7 (22.58%) Process Management
8 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
8 7 (22.58%) DNS
8 7 (22.58%) HP
8 7 (22.58%) BMC
8 7 (22.58%) BMC PATROL
8 7 (22.58%) Remedy
8 7 (22.58%) Telnet
8 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
8 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
8 7 (22.58%) MS Office
8 7 (22.58%) Unix
8 7 (22.58%) Solaris

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (41.94%) Apache
2 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
2 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (9.68%) JBoss
4 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
1 7 (22.58%) PuTTY
1 7 (22.58%) SSH
1 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
1 7 (22.58%) Telnet
2 6 (19.35%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
3 5 (16.13%) NAS
4 4 (12.90%) Kerberos
4 4 (12.90%) LAN
4 4 (12.90%) Network Security
4 4 (12.90%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
5 2 (6.45%) MPLS
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) GGSN
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Big Data
2 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.13%) Data Mining
4 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.45%) Star Schema
7 1 (3.23%) MySQL
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (38.71%) Advertising
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 6 (19.35%) Marketing
4 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) Developer
1 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Unix Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) COBOL Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Mainframe Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Apache Flex
2 4 (12.90%) Ajax
2 4 (12.90%) Apache Camel
2 4 (12.90%) CSS
2 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
2 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 4 (12.90%) Java EE
2 4 (12.90%) JPA
2 4 (12.90%) JSF
2 4 (12.90%) JSP
2 4 (12.90%) RichFaces
2 4 (12.90%) Spring
2 4 (12.90%) Spring Web Flow
2 4 (12.90%) Struts
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) iSeries
2 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Solaris
2 7 (22.58%) Unix
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) CentOS
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.23%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) High Availability
3 7 (22.58%) Incident Management
3 7 (22.58%) Process Management
3 7 (22.58%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Business Development
5 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.13%) Low Latency
5 5 (16.13%) Mobile Marketing
5 5 (16.13%) Presales
6 4 (12.90%) UML
7 3 (9.68%) People Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.45%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (6.45%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (6.45%) SDLC
8 2 (6.45%) SIEM
8 2 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) COBOL
4 1 (3.23%) JCL
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
3 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
4 5 (16.13%) NFS
4 5 (16.13%) Squid
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.23%) Samba
5 1 (3.23%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) BladeLogic
1 7 (22.58%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.23%) CA Endevor
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.23%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 7 (22.58%) BMC
2 7 (22.58%) HP
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
2 7 (22.58%) Remedy
3 5 (16.13%) EMC
4 4 (12.90%) Avaya
4 4 (12.90%) Intel
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) Informatica
6 2 (6.45%) Splunk
6 2 (6.45%) Teradata
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Verint
7 1 (3.23%) Vyatta