The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 141 98 117
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +19
Permanent jobs citing IBM 95 188 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.76% 3.19% 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 7.18% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 62 106 79
Median salary £43,250 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £56,000 £64,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,377 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +7.85%
IBM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2426 2618 2582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.06% 44.39% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2137 2058
Median salary £38,000 £38,648 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.67% +4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IBM
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the South West region.

IBM Salary Trend in the South West

IBM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in the South West

IBM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Bristol +18 31 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wiltshire -5 24 £55,000 +18.59% 4
Dorset -7 15 £28,000 -
Somerset -7 13 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Gloucestershire -18 12 £43,250 +23.57% 3
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West region with a requirement for IBM.

1 94 (40.17%) Finance
2 88 (37.61%) SQL
3 74 (31.62%) ITIL
3 74 (31.62%) WebSphere
4 73 (31.20%) SQL Server
5 69 (29.49%) Java
5 69 (29.49%) Oracle
6 63 (26.92%) Web Services
6 63 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (24.79%) HP
8 57 (24.36%) XML
8 57 (24.36%) VMware
9 56 (23.93%) UML
10 53 (22.65%) JavaScript
10 53 (22.65%) HTML
11 51 (21.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 51 (21.79%) Linux
12 48 (20.51%) Windows
13 47 (20.09%) Tomcat
13 47 (20.09%) VMware Infrastructure
14 46 (19.66%) Ajax
14 46 (19.66%) EMC
15 43 (18.38%) Cisco
15 43 (18.38%) CSS
16 42 (17.95%) Software Engineering
17 41 (17.52%) Middleware
18 39 (16.67%) Scrum
18 39 (16.67%) NetApp
18 39 (16.67%) Microsoft
18 39 (16.67%) Citrix

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 74 (31.62%) WebSphere
2 51 (21.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 47 (20.09%) Tomcat
4 32 (13.68%) Apache
5 24 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (8.12%) JBoss
7 18 (7.69%) IIS
8 17 (7.26%) MS Exchange
9 11 (4.70%) WebSphere Process Server
10 10 (4.27%) Alfresco
11 9 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
11 9 (3.85%) Joomla!
11 9 (3.85%) WebLogic
12 7 (2.99%) Commerce Server
13 5 (2.14%) Apache Spark
13 5 (2.14%) Confluence
13 5 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.99%) Magento
2 5 (2.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.28%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.85%) FastStats
4 2 (0.85%) Unica
5 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.96%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (11.54%) IaaS
3 27 (11.54%) PaaS
4 20 (8.55%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (4.70%) IBM SmartCloud
6 9 (3.85%) GitHub
7 7 (2.99%) SaaS
8 5 (2.14%) Silverpop
9 4 (1.71%) Office 365
10 2 (0.85%) CheetahMail
10 2 (0.85%) Pure360
10 2 (0.85%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.25%) SAN
2 24 (10.26%) Firewall
3 23 (9.83%) TCP/IP
4 21 (8.97%) LAN
4 21 (8.97%) WAN
5 19 (8.12%) HTTP
5 19 (8.12%) VPN
6 17 (7.26%) DNS
7 16 (6.84%) DHCP
8 10 (4.27%) SMTP
9 9 (3.85%) NAS
9 9 (3.85%) VLAN
10 8 (3.42%) ICMP
10 8 (3.42%) Network Security
10 8 (3.42%) Telnet
11 7 (2.99%) Internet
12 3 (1.28%) MPLS
12 3 (1.28%) WLAN
13 2 (0.85%) Extranet
13 2 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (31.20%) SQL Server
2 39 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 36 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 31 (13.25%) DB2
5 20 (8.55%) MySQL
6 14 (5.98%) MongoDB
7 11 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (4.70%) MS Access
8 5 (2.14%) Apache Accumulo
8 5 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.14%) Big Data
8 5 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.14%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.14%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (2.14%) Neo4j
8 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (13.68%) Eclipse
2 11 (4.70%) Jenkins
2 11 (4.70%) Maven
2 11 (4.70%) Subversion
3 9 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.14%) JIRA
5 4 (1.71%) AppScan
6 3 (1.28%) Metasploit
6 3 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 94 (40.17%) Finance
2 37 (15.81%) Banking
3 20 (8.55%) Publishing
4 18 (7.69%) Retail
5 10 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.99%) Military
7 5 (2.14%) Marketing
8 4 (1.71%) Electronics
9 3 (1.28%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.85%) Legal
11 1 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.43%) Automotive
11 1 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (23.08%) Architect
2 44 (18.80%) Solutions Architect
3 41 (17.52%) Developer
4 40 (17.09%) Java Developer
5 29 (12.39%) Analyst
6 24 (10.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 15 (6.41%) Support Analyst
8 14 (5.98%) Technical Specialist
9 12 (5.13%) Applications Support
9 12 (5.13%) Hardware Engineer
10 11 (4.70%) Infrastructure Architect
11 9 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
12 8 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (3.42%) Middleware Engineer
12 8 (3.42%) Test Engineer
12 8 (3.42%) Test Leader
13 7 (2.99%) Cloud Architect
13 7 (2.99%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
13 7 (2.99%) Support Engineer
14 6 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (26.92%) Web Services
2 57 (24.36%) XML
3 53 (22.65%) HTML
4 46 (19.66%) Ajax
5 43 (18.38%) CSS
6 41 (17.52%) Middleware
7 38 (16.24%) Java EE
8 37 (15.81%) JSP
9 36 (15.38%) Hibernate
9 36 (15.38%) JPA
9 36 (15.38%) Spring
10 35 (14.96%) JSF
11 33 (14.10%) Spring Web Flow
12 32 (13.68%) Apache Camel
12 32 (13.68%) RichFaces
12 32 (13.68%) Struts
13 28 (11.97%) .NET
14 21 (8.97%) J2EE
15 18 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
16 15 (6.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.68%) Data Centre
2 31 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 20 (8.55%) CMDB
5 14 (5.98%) Management Information System
6 12 (5.13%) Mainframe
7 8 (3.42%) Contactless
7 8 (3.42%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (2.99%) iSeries
8 7 (2.99%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.56%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.14%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.14%) Credit Risk
10 5 (2.14%) Internet of Things
10 5 (2.14%) Statistics
10 5 (2.14%) SWIFT
10 5 (2.14%) VHDL
11 4 (1.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.79%) Linux
2 48 (20.51%) Windows
3 25 (10.68%) Windows Server
4 21 (8.97%) Unix
5 9 (3.85%) Android
5 9 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.56%) AIX
7 6 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.56%) zOS
8 5 (2.14%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.71%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.28%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.28%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.43%) OS/2
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (31.62%) ITIL
2 63 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (23.93%) UML
4 42 (17.95%) Software Engineering
5 39 (16.67%) Scrum
6 38 (16.24%) High Availability
6 38 (16.24%) TOGAF
7 37 (15.81%) CRM
8 36 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 33 (14.10%) PRINCE2
10 31 (13.25%) SOA
11 30 (12.82%) ITIL V3
12 29 (12.39%) Line Management
13 26 (11.11%) Project Management
14 23 (9.83%) Open Source
14 23 (9.83%) Zachman Framework
15 21 (8.97%) Service Management
15 21 (8.97%) Technical Architecture
16 20 (8.55%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (37.61%) SQL
2 69 (29.49%) Java
3 53 (22.65%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.12%) PHP
5 17 (7.26%) PowerShell
6 15 (6.41%) C#
7 14 (5.98%) C
7 14 (5.98%) C++
8 12 (5.13%) VBA
9 9 (3.85%) Delphi
9 9 (3.85%) Pascal
9 9 (3.85%) Perl
10 5 (2.14%) Ruby
10 5 (2.14%) Scala
11 4 (1.71%) JCL
12 3 (1.28%) Python
13 2 (0.85%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.85%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.85%) REXX
13 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (13.68%) Degree
2 25 (10.68%) Security Cleared
3 24 (10.26%) ISEB
4 20 (8.55%) PMI Certification
4 20 (8.55%) PMP
5 13 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.70%) CCNA
6 11 (4.70%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (4.70%) MCSE
6 11 (4.70%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.99%) EMC Certification
8 6 (2.56%) CISSP
9 5 (2.14%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.14%) MCITP
10 4 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.71%) MCSA
11 3 (1.28%) CEH
11 3 (1.28%) CISA
11 3 (1.28%) CISM
11 3 (1.28%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.99%) SLA
2 5 (2.14%) QA
3 3 (1.28%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (20.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (10.68%) Active Directory
3 21 (8.97%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (4.70%) XenApp
5 9 (3.85%) PowerHA
6 7 (2.99%) vSphere
7 5 (2.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (2.14%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.71%) Time Sharing Option
9 3 (1.28%) Firmware
9 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.28%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.28%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.85%) RACF
Systems Management
1 28 (11.97%) Tivoli
2 20 (8.55%) SCVMM
3 12 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (4.27%) AirWatch
4 10 (4.27%) Backup Exec
5 9 (3.85%) Nagios
6 6 (2.56%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (1.71%) Tivoli NetView
8 4 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.71%) WSUS
9 3 (1.28%) Nessus
10 2 (0.85%) SCOM
10 2 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.85%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.43%) MOM
11 1 (0.43%) SCCM
11 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 69 (29.49%) Oracle
2 58 (24.79%) HP
3 57 (24.36%) VMware
4 46 (19.66%) EMC
5 43 (18.38%) Cisco
6 39 (16.67%) Citrix
6 39 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 39 (16.67%) NetApp
7 21 (8.97%) BMC
8 20 (8.55%) CheckPoint
8 20 (8.55%) Juniper
9 16 (6.84%) Dell
10 14 (5.98%) Symantec
11 11 (4.70%) Brocade
11 11 (4.70%) Sun
12 10 (4.27%) Veeam
13 9 (3.85%) SAP
14 8 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (2.99%) ATG
15 7 (2.99%) Software AG
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Salary: From £52,974 to £60,774 per annum or more for exceptional candidates
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, flexi working, pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago