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 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 86 112 152
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +40
Permanent jobs citing IBM 182 128 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.12% 2.09% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 7.05% 4.92% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 104 81 49
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
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
2581 2602 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.20% 42.43% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2113 2074 1957
Average salary £38,648 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.45% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 July 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 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
Wiltshire -13 36 £46,377 -11.66% 4
Dorset +35 34 £80,000 +39.13%
Bristol -29 33 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Devon +23 31 £22,500 -28.57% 1
Gloucestershire +1 31 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Somerset +19 11 £55,000 +22.22%
Cornwall - 4 £36,250 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 108 (33.44%) Oracle
2 102 (31.58%) Finance
3 100 (30.96%) SQL
4 99 (30.65%) VMware
5 90 (27.86%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (26.32%) Java
7 82 (25.39%) Cisco
8 71 (21.98%) XML
9 69 (21.36%) Banking
10 65 (20.12%) WebSphere
11 64 (19.81%) Google
12 62 (19.20%) Linux
13 59 (18.27%) Configuration Management
14 58 (17.96%) Middleware
14 58 (17.96%) Windows
15 56 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 52 (16.10%) Management Information System
17 51 (15.79%) SAP
18 50 (15.48%) SQL Server
19 49 (15.17%) OOP
20 48 (14.86%) Games
21 46 (14.24%) UML
21 46 (14.24%) Microsoft
21 46 (14.24%) Line Management
22 45 (13.93%) ITIL
22 45 (13.93%) Data Management
23 44 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
23 44 (13.62%) Relational Database
24 43 (13.31%) SDLC
24 43 (13.31%) Degree

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 65 (20.12%) WebSphere
2 24 (7.43%) IIS
3 22 (6.81%) Tomcat
4 18 (5.57%) SharePoint
5 17 (5.26%) WebLogic
6 16 (4.95%) Documentum
7 15 (4.64%) MS Exchange
8 13 (4.02%) JBoss
8 13 (4.02%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (3.41%) Lync
9 11 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (2.79%) IBM Notes
11 8 (2.48%) Commerce Server
11 8 (2.48%) Apache ServiceMix
12 5 (1.55%) Apache
12 5 (1.55%) Joomla!
12 5 (1.55%) CICS
13 4 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (1.24%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.10%) MS Project
3 9 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.86%) MS Office
5 1 (0.31%) SPSS
5 1 (0.31%) Simulink
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 27 (8.36%) Temenos T24
1 27 (8.36%) Oracle Cash Management
2 16 (4.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.31%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.50%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.64%) DNS
3 14 (4.33%) SAN
4 12 (3.72%) WAN
5 11 (3.41%) SSL
5 11 (3.41%) LAN
5 11 (3.41%) WLAN
6 8 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (1.86%) Firewall
8 4 (1.24%) VLAN
8 4 (1.24%) NAS
9 3 (0.93%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.93%) HTTP
9 3 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.62%) Broadband
10 2 (0.62%) Internet
11 1 (0.31%) MPLS
11 1 (0.31%) X.21
11 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.62%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.36%) OLTP
4 23 (7.12%) Oracle Database
5 18 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (5.26%) QlikView
7 15 (4.64%) RDBMS
7 15 (4.64%) DB2
8 14 (4.33%) MySQL
8 14 (4.33%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (3.10%) MS Access
10 7 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.55%) SAP BI
11 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (11.15%) Maven
2 32 (9.91%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.50%) JIRA
3 21 (6.50%) Ant
3 21 (6.50%) Eclipse
4 20 (6.19%) Subversion
4 20 (6.19%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.79%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (2.48%) Eclipse RCP
6 8 (2.48%) JUnit
7 7 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.55%) Gradle
9 3 (0.93%) Hudson
9 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.93%) Toad
9 3 (0.93%) MagicDraw
9 3 (0.93%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.62%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.62%) IntelliJ
General
1 102 (31.58%) Finance
2 69 (21.36%) Banking
3 48 (14.86%) Games
4 31 (9.60%) Retail
5 27 (8.36%) Financial Institution
6 20 (6.19%) Manufacturing
7 18 (5.57%) Electronics
8 17 (5.26%) Telecoms
9 16 (4.95%) Marketing
10 9 (2.79%) French Language
10 9 (2.79%) Military
11 8 (2.48%) Law
12 5 (1.55%) Legal
12 5 (1.55%) Back Office
13 4 (1.24%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.93%) Advertising
15 2 (0.62%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.62%) Avionics
16 1 (0.31%) Publishing
16 1 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (17.96%) Analyst
2 49 (15.17%) Developer
3 39 (12.07%) Architect
4 26 (8.05%) Business Analyst
5 22 (6.81%) Technical Leader
6 19 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 18 (5.57%) Senior Developer
8 17 (5.26%) Administrator
8 17 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 17 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
9 16 (4.95%) Project Manager
10 15 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (4.02%) Consultant
11 13 (4.02%) J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.02%) Technical Designer
11 13 (4.02%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (4.02%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (21.98%) XML
2 58 (17.96%) Middleware
3 30 (9.29%) Web Services
4 29 (8.98%) Spring
4 29 (8.98%) JSP
5 27 (8.36%) J2EE
6 24 (7.43%) Servlets
7 23 (7.12%) REST
8 22 (6.81%) WCF
8 22 (6.81%) SOAP
8 22 (6.81%) JSON
9 19 (5.88%) WSDL
10 17 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
11 14 (4.33%) HTML
12 13 (4.02%) .NET
12 13 (4.02%) JDBC
12 13 (4.02%) RESTful
13 11 (3.41%) JMS
14 10 (3.10%) XSLT
15 8 (2.48%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.10%) Management Information System
2 28 (8.67%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.12%) Mainframe
4 21 (6.50%) Data Centre
5 16 (4.95%) DTV
5 16 (4.95%) AS400
6 15 (4.64%) Visualisation
7 13 (4.02%) iSeries
8 12 (3.72%) Mathematics
9 11 (3.41%) Statistics
9 11 (3.41%) DataPower
9 11 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.48%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.48%) N-Tier
10 8 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
10 8 (2.48%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.86%) IBM Mainframe
12 5 (1.55%) LPAR
13 3 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 62 (19.20%) Linux
2 58 (17.96%) Windows
3 43 (13.31%) UNIX
4 17 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (3.10%) zOS
7 6 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (0.93%) Android
9 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.31%) AIX
10 1 (0.31%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (27.86%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (18.27%) Configuration Management
3 49 (15.17%) OOP
4 46 (14.24%) UML
4 46 (14.24%) Line Management
5 45 (13.93%) ITIL
5 45 (13.93%) Data Management
6 44 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (13.31%) SDLC
8 41 (12.69%) Scrum
9 40 (12.38%) OO
10 37 (11.46%) Mentoring
11 30 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (8.98%) Test Automation
13 27 (8.36%) Cash Management
13 27 (8.36%) Non-Functional Testing
13 27 (8.36%) Coaching
14 26 (8.05%) Project Management
15 22 (6.81%) Data Modelling
16 21 (6.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 100 (30.96%) SQL
2 85 (26.32%) Java
3 26 (8.05%) C
4 21 (6.50%) C++
5 18 (5.57%) VBA
5 18 (5.57%) Shell Script
5 18 (5.57%) PowerShell
6 16 (4.95%) JavaScript
6 16 (4.95%) Perl
7 13 (4.02%) C#
7 13 (4.02%) AspectJ
8 10 (3.10%) Python
9 9 (2.79%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.79%) Embedded C
9 9 (2.79%) Embedded C++
10 8 (2.48%) VBScript
11 7 (2.17%) PHP
12 5 (1.55%) COBOL
12 5 (1.55%) Delphi
12 5 (1.55%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 43 (13.31%) Degree
2 28 (8.67%) Security Cleared
3 22 (6.81%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (3.41%) MCITP
5 6 (1.86%) ISEB
6 5 (1.55%) HND
6 5 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) CCNP
7 1 (0.31%) CCNA
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.31%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.67%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
System Software
1 56 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (9.29%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.64%) XenApp
4 14 (4.33%) vSphere
5 11 (3.41%) Firmware
6 6 (1.86%) RACF
7 5 (1.55%) ACF2
8 4 (1.24%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.24%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 18 (5.57%) SCCM
2 13 (4.02%) Tivoli
3 10 (3.10%) Puppet
4 8 (2.48%) NetBackup
5 7 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (2.17%) Legato
6 6 (1.86%) zSecure
7 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 108 (33.44%) Oracle
2 99 (30.65%) VMware
3 82 (25.39%) Cisco
4 64 (19.81%) Google
5 51 (15.79%) SAP
6 46 (14.24%) Microsoft
7 36 (11.15%) HP
8 28 (8.67%) Green Hat
9 22 (6.81%) Citrix
10 18 (5.57%) NetApp
11 17 (5.26%) ATG
11 17 (5.26%) Demandware
11 17 (5.26%) hybris
11 17 (5.26%) RedPrairie
12 16 (4.95%) EMC
13 14 (4.33%) Avaya
13 14 (4.33%) Dell
14 13 (4.02%) Red Hat
15 10 (3.10%) Cognos
15 10 (3.10%) ServiceNow
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: negotiable +benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £53162 - £79744 per annum + Status Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
The People Network
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 26 days ago