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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 117 127 107
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing IBM 128 100 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.12% 1.86% 2.55%
As % of the Vendors category 4.86% 4.14% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 92 75 102
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
2634 2416 2576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.60% 44.87% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2290 1999 2190
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,859 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Bristol +18 52 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Wiltshire +10 31 £40,000 - 4
Gloucestershire -15 13 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Dorset -23 10 £58,750 +33.90%
Devon +8 8 £35,000 +16.66%
Somerset +6 3 £32,500 -27.77% 3
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 121 (46.90%) Oracle
2 101 (39.15%) SQL
3 79 (30.62%) Finance
4 63 (24.42%) SQL Server
4 63 (24.42%) Windows
5 62 (24.03%) Java
6 57 (22.09%) VMware
6 57 (22.09%) UNIX
6 57 (22.09%) UML
6 57 (22.09%) XML
7 56 (21.71%) WebSphere
8 52 (20.16%) HP
9 50 (19.38%) Microsoft
10 46 (17.83%) JSP
11 42 (16.28%) HTML
12 41 (15.89%) Security Cleared
13 40 (15.50%) Linux
14 38 (14.73%) Cisco
14 38 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 37 (14.34%) Banking
15 37 (14.34%) J2EE
16 36 (13.95%) Degree
17 35 (13.57%) Relational Database
18 34 (13.18%) RDBMS
18 34 (13.18%) Management Information System
19 31 (12.02%) SC Cleared
20 30 (11.63%) MS Excel
21 29 (11.24%) WebSphere MQ
22 28 (10.85%) JBoss
22 28 (10.85%) ITIL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 56 (21.71%) WebSphere
2 28 (10.85%) JBoss
3 27 (10.47%) Tomcat
3 27 (10.47%) WebLogic
4 26 (10.08%) MS Exchange
5 25 (9.69%) IIS
6 22 (8.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (5.43%) Apache ServiceMix
8 10 (3.88%) Lync
9 8 (3.10%) Lotus Domino
10 7 (2.71%) Apache
10 7 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (2.71%) Joomla!
10 7 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.55%) WebSphere Process Server
13 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.55%) SAS
13 4 (1.55%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 30 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.33%) MS Office
3 3 (1.16%) SPSS
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (8.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (5.43%) Oracle Financials
3 12 (4.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (4.65%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (3.10%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.14%) SAN
2 20 (7.75%) TCP/IP
3 16 (6.20%) SSL
4 14 (5.43%) Firewall
5 12 (4.65%) DHCP
5 12 (4.65%) DNS
6 11 (4.26%) WAN
6 11 (4.26%) NAS
7 10 (3.88%) LAN
7 10 (3.88%) WLAN
7 10 (3.88%) HTTP
8 9 (3.49%) Multicast
9 5 (1.94%) MPLS
9 5 (1.94%) iSCSI
9 5 (1.94%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (1.94%) IP Telephony
9 5 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (1.94%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (1.55%) VLAN
11 3 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 35 (13.57%) Relational Database
3 34 (13.18%) RDBMS
4 19 (7.36%) DB2
5 16 (6.20%) MySQL
5 16 (6.20%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (5.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (5.43%) Essbase
7 7 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.94%) Star Schema
8 5 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.55%) Base SAS
10 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.39%) DataStage
11 1 (0.39%) Big Data
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.39%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 26 (10.08%) Eclipse
2 21 (8.14%) Maven
2 21 (8.14%) Jenkins
3 20 (7.75%) Ant
3 20 (7.75%) JUnit
4 19 (7.36%) Oracle Forms
5 15 (5.81%) Git (software)
6 14 (5.43%) Eclipse RCP
7 7 (2.71%) Subversion
8 5 (1.94%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (1.94%) Rational Application Developer
9 4 (1.55%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (1.16%) ERwin
11 2 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.78%) MagicDraw
11 2 (0.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 79 (30.62%) Finance
2 37 (14.34%) Banking
3 26 (10.08%) Military
4 22 (8.53%) Legal
5 14 (5.43%) French Language
6 13 (5.04%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.10%) Aerospace
8 7 (2.71%) Advertising
9 4 (1.55%) Back Office
10 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.16%) Retail
11 2 (0.78%) Electronics
11 2 (0.78%) Automotive
12 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (23.64%) Developer
2 57 (22.09%) Architect
3 23 (8.91%) Java Developer
3 23 (8.91%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (7.75%) Analyst
4 20 (7.75%) Consultant
5 19 (7.36%) Software Engineer
6 15 (5.81%) Oracle Developer
7 14 (5.43%) Applications Support
7 14 (5.43%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (5.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 12 (4.65%) Technical Architect
10 10 (3.88%) Designer
10 10 (3.88%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.88%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (3.10%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 8 (3.10%) Applications Support Engineer
11 8 (3.10%) Sales Consultant
12 7 (2.71%) Support Analyst
12 7 (2.71%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (22.09%) XML
2 46 (17.83%) JSP
3 42 (16.28%) HTML
4 37 (14.34%) J2EE
5 29 (11.24%) WebSphere MQ
6 24 (9.30%) XSLT
7 22 (8.53%) Ajax
8 21 (8.14%) Spring
9 20 (7.75%) JMS
9 20 (7.75%) Servlets
10 17 (6.59%) Struts
10 17 (6.59%) CSS
11 14 (5.43%) OSGi
11 14 (5.43%) GWT
11 14 (5.43%) JDBC
12 11 (4.26%) Web Services
13 10 (3.88%) .NET
14 9 (3.49%) Hibernate
15 8 (3.10%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 6 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.18%) Management Information System
2 20 (7.75%) N-Tier
2 20 (7.75%) Client/Server
2 20 (7.75%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (7.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.43%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (5.43%) SWIFT
4 12 (4.65%) Mainframe
5 9 (3.49%) Life Science
5 9 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.10%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.10%) AS400
7 7 (2.71%) iSeries
8 6 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.33%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.33%) Physics
8 6 (2.33%) Clustering
9 5 (1.94%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.94%) PMI
9 5 (1.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 63 (24.42%) Windows
2 57 (22.09%) UNIX
3 40 (15.50%) Linux
4 24 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (8.14%) AIX
6 18 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.94%) Solaris
9 5 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.55%) zOS
11 3 (1.16%) Android
11 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.09%) UML
2 28 (10.85%) ITIL
3 26 (10.08%) Service Delivery
4 25 (9.69%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (9.30%) TOGAF
5 24 (9.30%) Supply Chain Management
6 22 (8.53%) Software Engineering
7 21 (8.14%) Asset Management
7 21 (8.14%) Use Case
7 21 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (8.14%) Project Management
8 20 (7.75%) Matrix Management
8 20 (7.75%) BPMN
9 19 (7.36%) SOA
10 17 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.81%) Service Management
12 15 (5.81%) Quality Management
13 14 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (5.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (39.15%) SQL
2 62 (24.03%) Java
3 26 (10.08%) PL/SQL
4 24 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 21 (8.14%) VBA
6 17 (6.59%) C
7 14 (5.43%) C#
8 10 (3.88%) C++
9 9 (3.49%) PHP
9 9 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.71%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.71%) Pascal
10 7 (2.71%) Delphi
11 5 (1.94%) COBOL
12 2 (0.78%) Ada
12 2 (0.78%) VBScript
12 2 (0.78%) VB
12 2 (0.78%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.78%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.78%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 41 (15.89%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.95%) Degree
3 31 (12.02%) SC Cleared
4 23 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (5.43%) MCITP
6 10 (3.88%) MCSE
7 9 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.10%) MCP
9 6 (2.33%) ISEB
10 5 (1.94%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.55%) HP ASE
11 4 (1.55%) CITP
11 4 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.55%) GIAC
12 2 (0.78%) VTSP
12 2 (0.78%) MCDST
12 2 (0.78%) CCENT
12 2 (0.78%) CCNP
12 2 (0.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.16%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.78%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.78%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.78%) JTAG
System Software
1 38 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (10.85%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.04%) vSphere
4 10 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.33%) NFS
6 5 (1.94%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.16%) XenApp
7 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (0.78%) Xen
8 2 (0.78%) Firmware
9 1 (0.39%) RACF
Systems Management
1 14 (5.43%) Tivoli
2 13 (5.04%) SCCM
3 8 (3.10%) Netcool
4 6 (2.33%) Hyperic
5 5 (1.94%) Unicenter
5 5 (1.94%) OpenView
5 5 (1.94%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (1.55%) Oracle EDQ
6 4 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.55%) WSUS
6 4 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.16%) OMEGAMON
7 3 (1.16%) XenMobile
7 3 (1.16%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 121 (46.90%) Oracle
2 57 (22.09%) VMware
3 52 (20.16%) HP
4 50 (19.38%) Microsoft
5 38 (14.73%) Cisco
6 17 (6.59%) Dell
6 17 (6.59%) Cognos
7 15 (5.81%) Hyperion
8 14 (5.43%) Google
9 13 (5.04%) Business Objects
9 13 (5.04%) NetApp
9 13 (5.04%) Red Hat
10 10 (3.88%) EMC
10 10 (3.88%) Citrix
10 10 (3.88%) Avaya
11 9 (3.49%) BMC
12 8 (3.10%) Symantec
13 7 (2.71%) SAP
14 6 (2.33%) SIMUL8
15 5 (1.94%) RedPrairie
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40,000 - £100,000 per year
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South West
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