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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Wales / South Wales
Rank 67 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 14 43 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.57% 4.03% 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.68% 9.73% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 35
Median salary £33,173 £37,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.12% -11.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £30,250 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £53,500 £53,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%

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
380 442 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.65% 41.46% 48.24%
Number of salaries quoted 336 394 483
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +8 10 £33,173 -2.43%
Newport -17 4 £28,202 -24.79%
IBM
Wales

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Advertising
3 14 (40.00%) Degree
3 14 (40.00%) iSeries
4 13 (37.14%) Windows
5 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
6 11 (31.43%) ITIL
6 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
7 10 (28.57%) DNS
7 10 (28.57%) Apache
7 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
7 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (25.71%) High Availability
8 9 (25.71%) VMware
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.86%) LAN
9 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
10 7 (20.00%) CentOS
10 7 (20.00%) EMC
10 7 (20.00%) Intel
10 7 (20.00%) Java
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
11 6 (17.14%) CSS
11 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
11 6 (17.14%) HTML
11 6 (17.14%) SAN

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 10 (28.57%) Apache
1 10 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.29%) IIS
4 4 (11.43%) JBoss
4 4 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
5 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.71%) Documentum
6 2 (5.71%) FileNet
7 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 8 (22.86%) LAN
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) iSCSI
3 6 (17.14%) Kerberos
3 6 (17.14%) NAS
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security
3 6 (17.14%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (17.14%) SAN
4 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
4 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.57%) DHCP
5 3 (8.57%) MPLS
6 2 (5.71%) PuTTY
6 2 (5.71%) SSH
6 2 (5.71%) Telnet
7 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Big Data
1 6 (17.14%) Data Mining
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.43%) JMeter
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (45.71%) Advertising
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
3 6 (17.14%) Marketing
4 4 (11.43%) Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Welsh Language
6 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Support Analyst
3 10 (28.57%) Administrator
3 10 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (25.71%) Applications Support
4 9 (25.71%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (17.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (11.43%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
6 4 (11.43%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 4 (11.43%) Java Programmer
6 4 (11.43%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
6 4 (11.43%) Programmer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Programmer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) CSS
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 5 (14.29%) Java EE
2 5 (14.29%) Spring
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) Ajax
3 4 (11.43%) J2EE
3 4 (11.43%) JPA
3 4 (11.43%) JSF
3 4 (11.43%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (11.43%) XML
4 3 (8.57%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.86%) Java SE
5 1 (2.86%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) iSeries
2 2 (5.71%) AS400
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (20.00%) CentOS
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
6 3 (8.57%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (8.57%) VyOS
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 2 (5.71%) Unix
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) High Availability
4 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.14%) Low Latency
4 6 (17.14%) Mobile Marketing
5 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Validation
6 4 (11.43%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.43%) Load Testing
6 4 (11.43%) SIEM
6 4 (11.43%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (11.43%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) C
5 3 (8.57%) C#
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.57%) ISEB
4 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) NFS
2 6 (17.14%) Squid
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) BladeLogic
2 2 (5.71%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (5.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
3 9 (25.71%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) EMC
4 7 (20.00%) Intel
5 5 (14.29%) Dell
6 4 (11.43%) Splunk
7 3 (8.57%) Avaya
7 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
7 3 (8.57%) F5
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) Vyatta
8 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics
8 2 (5.71%) BMC
8 2 (5.71%) HP
8 2 (5.71%) OpenText
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.71%) Remedy
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco