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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 72 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 28 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.26% 1.93% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 5.48% 4.01% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 10
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £30,565 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -3.33%
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
511 549 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.31% 48.07% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 443 503 422
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £28,158
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Cardiff -8 20 £39,000 +2.63% 3
Newport -2 8 £36,000 - 1
IBM
Wales

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 35 (64.81%) VMware
3 34 (62.96%) Finance
4 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (46.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 23 (42.59%) AS400
8 20 (37.04%) WebSphere
8 20 (37.04%) Linux
9 17 (31.48%) OS/400
10 16 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (29.63%) VCP5
11 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (27.78%) DHCP
11 15 (27.78%) DNS
12 9 (16.67%) HP
12 9 (16.67%) AIX
13 8 (14.81%) Oracle
13 8 (14.81%) Web Services
13 8 (14.81%) Cisco
14 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
14 7 (12.96%) HTTP
14 7 (12.96%) IBM HTTP Server
15 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
15 5 (9.26%) NetApp
15 5 (9.26%) Dell
15 5 (9.26%) SLA

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (37.04%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.96%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.26%) IIS
4 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Project
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) DHCP
1 15 (27.78%) DNS
2 7 (12.96%) HTTP
3 4 (7.41%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) DB2
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.41%) JMeter
2 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 34 (62.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Advertising
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) 3rd Line Support
2 19 (35.19%) Administrator
2 19 (35.19%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Server Support
7 4 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) XML
2 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
2 4 (7.41%) Spring
2 4 (7.41%) JSF
2 4 (7.41%) Ajax
2 4 (7.41%) Java EE
2 4 (7.41%) Spring Web Flow
2 4 (7.41%) JPA
2 4 (7.41%) HTML
2 4 (7.41%) J2EE
2 4 (7.41%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) AS400
2 5 (9.26%) iSeries
3 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (7.41%) PDA
4 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.85%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (37.04%) Linux
4 17 (31.48%) OS/400
5 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (16.67%) AIX
8 5 (9.26%) UNIX
9 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
1 4 (7.41%) Project Management
1 4 (7.41%) ITIL
1 4 (7.41%) Load Testing
1 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
1 4 (7.41%) Web Development
1 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
2 3 (5.56%) SDLC
3 2 (3.70%) CRM
3 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (3.70%) Validation
3 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (1.85%) Data Modelling
4 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma
4 1 (1.85%) Quality Management
4 1 (1.85%) Process Management
4 1 (1.85%) Change Management
4 1 (1.85%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) COBOL
1 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
2 4 (7.41%) Java
2 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) RPG
3 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 16 (29.63%) VCP5
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (46.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.41%) XenApp
4 1 (1.85%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 35 (64.81%) VMware
3 9 (16.67%) HP
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle
4 8 (14.81%) Cisco
5 5 (9.26%) NetApp
5 5 (9.26%) Dell
6 4 (7.41%) Citrix
6 4 (7.41%) Sun
6 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.41%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.70%) Informatica
7 2 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (1.85%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.85%) EMC
8 1 (1.85%) Teradata
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