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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 82 78 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Permanent jobs citing IBM 11 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.96% 1.88% 4.04%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 4.01% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 34
Median salary £53,750 £36,000 £38,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.30% -7.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £35,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £40,170 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
483 549 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.18% 46.88% 49.67%
Number of salaries quoted 406 461 458
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Torfaen - 7 £75,000 -
Cardiff -5 2 £40,000 +11.11%
Bridgend - 2 £29,000 -
IBM
Wales

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (50.00%) Advertising
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) Apache
3 24 (44.44%) PaaS
4 22 (40.74%) Linux
5 21 (38.89%) Big Data
6 19 (35.19%) Marketing
7 18 (33.33%) SAN
8 17 (31.48%) EMC
8 17 (31.48%) NFS
8 17 (31.48%) Mobile Marketing
9 16 (29.63%) Data Mining
9 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
9 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
10 12 (22.22%) NAS
10 12 (22.22%) High Availability
10 12 (22.22%) Low Latency
10 12 (22.22%) iSCSI
11 11 (20.37%) Squid
11 11 (20.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (20.37%) Finance
11 11 (20.37%) DNS
11 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
12 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
12 10 (18.52%) Kerberos
12 10 (18.52%) Network Security
12 10 (18.52%) CentOS
12 10 (18.52%) OpenLDAP
13 9 (16.67%) QA
13 9 (16.67%) Relational Database

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 25 (46.30%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) NetWeaver
3 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (44.44%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) SAN
2 12 (22.22%) iSCSI
2 12 (22.22%) NAS
3 11 (20.37%) DNS
4 10 (18.52%) Kerberos
4 10 (18.52%) Network Security
4 10 (18.52%) OpenLDAP
4 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.96%) GGSN
5 7 (12.96%) SGSN
6 3 (5.56%) PuTTY
6 3 (5.56%) SSH
6 3 (5.56%) Telnet
7 2 (3.70%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) Internet
7 2 (3.70%) LAN
7 2 (3.70%) SSL
7 2 (3.70%) VPN
7 2 (3.70%) WAN
7 2 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) Big Data
2 16 (29.63%) Data Mining
3 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.56%) MySQL
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.85%) DataStage
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.85%) OLAP
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.85%) QlikView
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Maven
2 2 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 27 (50.00%) Advertising
2 19 (35.19%) Marketing
3 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
4 11 (20.37%) Finance
5 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Administrator
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (18.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Technical Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (9.26%) SAP Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Security Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Apache Flex
2 5 (9.26%) SAP Basis
3 4 (7.41%) Ajax
3 4 (7.41%) Apache Camel
3 4 (7.41%) CSS
3 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
3 4 (7.41%) HTML
3 4 (7.41%) Java EE
3 4 (7.41%) JPA
3 4 (7.41%) JSF
3 4 (7.41%) JSP
3 4 (7.41%) RichFaces
3 4 (7.41%) Spring
3 4 (7.41%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (7.41%) Struts
3 4 (7.41%) Web Services
3 4 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) LAMP
4 1 (1.85%) MDX
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) CLARiiON
1 5 (9.26%) iSeries
2 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.70%) AS400
4 1 (1.85%) CMDB
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (18.52%) CentOS
4 8 (14.81%) Solaris
4 8 (14.81%) Unix
4 8 (14.81%) Windows
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) Mobile Marketing
3 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
4 12 (22.22%) High Availability
4 12 (22.22%) Low Latency
5 9 (16.67%) Project Management
6 8 (14.81%) ITIL
7 6 (11.11%) Business Development
7 6 (11.11%) Presales
7 6 (11.11%) UML
8 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity
8 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.26%) Information Security
8 5 (9.26%) Scrum
8 5 (9.26%) TOGAF
9 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
10 3 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) COBOL
6 1 (1.85%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) CISMP
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.70%) HND
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) CCIE
5 1 (1.85%) ISEB
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) NFS
2 11 (20.37%) Squid
3 6 (11.11%) Samba
3 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.70%) iptables
7 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.85%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle ZFS
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (5.56%) BladeLogic
2 3 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.85%) BMC Marimba
3 1 (1.85%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) EMC
2 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
4 6 (11.11%) SAP
4 6 (11.11%) VMware
5 5 (9.26%) Axway
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.26%) Sun
5 5 (9.26%) Veritas
6 4 (7.41%) BMC
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco
6 4 (7.41%) HP
6 4 (7.41%) Remedy
7 3 (5.56%) Informatica
7 3 (5.56%) Teradata
8 2 (3.70%) Avaya
8 2 (3.70%) Talend
9 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.85%) Tableau
9 1 (1.85%) Verint