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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 68 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing IBM 22 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.88% 3.98% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 4.06% 8.00% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 13
Average salary £36,000 £38,783 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.17% -16.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,800 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,170 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
542 525 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.32% 49.72% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 456 452 474
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 May 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
Newport -9 9 £36,000 +2.85%
Cardiff -16 9 £36,000 -11.72% 1
IBM
Wales

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (67.69%) Windows
1 44 (67.69%) Finance
2 43 (66.15%) AS400
3 41 (63.08%) VMware
3 41 (63.08%) WebSphere
3 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
3 41 (63.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (44.62%) Linux
5 28 (43.08%) OS/400
6 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
7 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
7 24 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (35.38%) VCP5
8 23 (35.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (33.85%) Advertising
10 20 (30.77%) IBM HTTP Server
10 20 (30.77%) HTTP
11 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (23.08%) DNS
13 14 (21.54%) DHCP
14 10 (15.38%) Cisco
14 10 (15.38%) iSeries
14 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
15 8 (12.31%) Mobile Marketing
15 8 (12.31%) Big Data
15 8 (12.31%) PaaS
15 8 (12.31%) Marketing
15 8 (12.31%) Data Mining
15 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (63.08%) WebSphere
2 20 (30.77%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.69%) IIS
5 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.08%) Apache
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) PaaS
2 1 (1.54%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.77%) HTTP
2 15 (23.08%) DNS
3 14 (21.54%) DHCP
4 5 (7.69%) VPLS
4 5 (7.69%) IPv4
4 5 (7.69%) IPv6
4 5 (7.69%) MPLS
4 5 (7.69%) BGP
5 4 (6.15%) SAN
6 3 (4.62%) NAS
7 1 (1.54%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) Big Data
2 8 (12.31%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.54%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 44 (67.69%) Finance
2 22 (33.85%) Advertising
3 8 (12.31%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (23.08%) Administrator
3 14 (21.54%) Consultant
3 14 (21.54%) Technical Consultant
4 11 (16.92%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Support
5 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Server Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Server Support
8 3 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Ajax
1 3 (4.62%) HTML
1 3 (4.62%) CSS
1 3 (4.62%) JDBC
1 3 (4.62%) JSP
1 3 (4.62%) Struts
1 3 (4.62%) XML
2 1 (1.54%) LAMP
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (66.15%) AS400
2 10 (15.38%) iSeries
3 4 (6.15%) PDA
4 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 44 (67.69%) Windows
2 41 (63.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (44.62%) Linux
4 28 (43.08%) OS/400
5 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.69%) AIX
7 5 (7.69%) UNIX
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.54%) CentOS
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 8 (12.31%) Mobile Marketing
2 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
3 6 (9.23%) Low Latency
4 5 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 4 (6.15%) Project Management
6 2 (3.08%) Validation
7 1 (1.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.54%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.54%) Process Management
7 1 (1.54%) Change Management
7 1 (1.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.54%) Data Governance
7 1 (1.54%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (1.54%) Use Case
7 1 (1.54%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.54%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) COBOL
1 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.62%) Java
2 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.62%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.54%) Python
3 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.54%) Perl
3 1 (1.54%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) VCP5
1 23 (35.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (7.69%) CCIE
2 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.62%) CCNP
4 2 (3.08%) MCSE
4 2 (3.08%) MCSA
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
1 24 (36.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Xen
3 1 (1.54%) Squid
Vendors
1 41 (63.08%) VMware
1 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco
3 4 (6.15%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) Dell
3 4 (6.15%) Sun
4 1 (1.54%) Verint
4 1 (1.54%) Avaya
4 1 (1.54%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.54%) Informatica
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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