The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 48 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 39 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.84% 0.78% 1.93%
As % of the Vendors category 7.49% 1.69% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 16
Average salary £38,783 £46,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.59% +39.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
521 472 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.33% 45.91% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 436 435 399
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
Wales

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +24 19 £40,783 -14.14% 3
Newport - 15 £33,000 -
Bridgend 0 2 £47,500 +126.19%
Torfaen - 1 £28,000 -
IBM
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IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (42.86%) Java
2 27 (38.57%) Cisco
2 27 (38.57%) SAN
3 26 (37.14%) SQL
4 25 (35.71%) J2EE
4 25 (35.71%) Hibernate
4 25 (35.71%) Spring
5 24 (34.29%) Unit Testing
6 22 (31.43%) HP
7 20 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 20 (28.57%) WebSphere
8 19 (27.14%) Degree
8 19 (27.14%) Relational Database
8 19 (27.14%) CSS
8 19 (27.14%) JSP
8 19 (27.14%) HTML
8 19 (27.14%) Tomcat
8 19 (27.14%) Eclipse
8 19 (27.14%) RDBMS
9 18 (25.71%) RAD
9 18 (25.71%) Telecoms
9 18 (25.71%) Banking
9 18 (25.71%) Rational Application Developer
10 17 (24.29%) Capacity Planning
11 16 (22.86%) BMC PATROL
11 16 (22.86%) NetBackup
11 16 (22.86%) Sun
11 16 (22.86%) BMC
11 16 (22.86%) Hitachi
11 16 (22.86%) NetApp

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 20 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 19 (27.14%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.57%) FileNet
4 5 (7.14%) Confluence
4 5 (7.14%) LiveCycle
4 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.29%) Apache
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) SAN
2 16 (22.86%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 12 (17.14%) Firewall
4 4 (5.71%) SNMP
5 3 (4.29%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.29%) DVB
5 3 (4.29%) VPN
5 3 (4.29%) DNS
5 3 (4.29%) VoIP
5 3 (4.29%) DHCP
5 3 (4.29%) FTP
6 2 (2.86%) Wireless
6 2 (2.86%) Internet
6 2 (2.86%) NAS
7 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) Relational Database
1 19 (27.14%) RDBMS
2 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Eclipse
2 18 (25.71%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (8.57%) Subversion
3 6 (8.57%) Maven
3 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.14%) Hudson
4 5 (7.14%) Rational Performance Tester
4 5 (7.14%) JIRA
4 5 (7.14%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.43%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (25.71%) Telecoms
1 18 (25.71%) Banking
2 14 (20.00%) Legal
3 11 (15.71%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Analyst
2 17 (24.29%) Consultant
3 12 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Programmer
4 11 (15.71%) SAN Consultant
5 10 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.57%) Java Programmer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Java Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Release Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Test Manager
8 5 (7.14%) Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.71%) J2EE
1 25 (35.71%) Hibernate
1 25 (35.71%) Spring
2 19 (27.14%) CSS
2 19 (27.14%) JSP
2 19 (27.14%) HTML
3 13 (18.57%) XML
4 6 (8.57%) SOAP
4 6 (8.57%) JSF
5 5 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (7.14%) Web Services
5 5 (7.14%) XSLT
6 1 (1.43%) Ajax
6 1 (1.43%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Statistics
2 6 (8.57%) Clustering
2 6 (8.57%) Open Source
3 4 (5.71%) DTV
4 3 (4.29%) STB
5 2 (2.86%) Replication
5 2 (2.86%) PKI
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Linux
3 10 (14.29%) UNIX
4 9 (12.86%) AIX
5 8 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Unit Testing
2 18 (25.71%) RAD
3 17 (24.29%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (14.29%) Information Management
4 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (8.57%) Scrum
6 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.14%) Release Management
7 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.14%) TDD
7 5 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 5 (7.14%) DSDM
7 5 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (7.14%) OO
7 5 (7.14%) RUP
7 5 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) Java
2 26 (37.14%) SQL
3 7 (10.00%) Python
3 7 (10.00%) Perl
4 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.14%) Clojure
5 5 (7.14%) Scala
5 5 (7.14%) Groovy
6 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Degree
2 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.29%) CCNA
4 3 (4.29%) MCSE
4 3 (4.29%) MCSA
5 2 (2.86%) CISSP
5 2 (2.86%) GIAC
5 2 (2.86%) GCIA
5 2 (2.86%) GCFW
5 2 (2.86%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.29%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) XenApp
3 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (22.86%) BMC PATROL
1 16 (22.86%) NetBackup
1 16 (22.86%) HP Data Protector
1 16 (22.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (4.29%) Nagios
3 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.43%) Netcool
3 1 (1.43%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (1.43%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Cisco
2 22 (31.43%) HP
3 16 (22.86%) Sun
3 16 (22.86%) BMC
3 16 (22.86%) Hitachi
3 16 (22.86%) NetApp
3 16 (22.86%) EMC
3 16 (22.86%) Brocade
4 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (18.57%) Dell
5 11 (15.71%) Oracle
6 9 (12.86%) VMware
7 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 6 (8.57%) Adobe
8 6 (8.57%) Sybase
9 5 (7.14%) Twitter
10 3 (4.29%) Juniper
11 2 (2.86%) Citrix
11 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.86%) Trend Micro
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago