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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 147 95 140
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +45
Permanent jobs citing IBM 93 184 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.80% 3.05% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 6.81% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 60 102 71
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
2370 2702 2603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.87% 44.86% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1960 2168 2096
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 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 1 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 +25 30 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Wiltshire +19 27 £55,000 +42.31% 7
Somerset +1 18 £70,000 +27.27%
Gloucestershire -26 10 £38,000 -1.29% 2
Dorset -10 7 £100,000 -
Devon -40 1 £26,988 -22.89%
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 92 (41.07%) Finance
2 82 (36.61%) SQL
3 71 (31.70%) WebSphere
4 69 (30.80%) Oracle
5 67 (29.91%) Java
6 62 (27.68%) ITIL
7 61 (27.23%) SQL Server
8 60 (26.79%) XML
9 59 (26.34%) Web Services
10 58 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (24.55%) VMware
11 55 (24.55%) HP
12 54 (24.11%) UML
13 50 (22.32%) WebSphere Application Server
14 49 (21.88%) JavaScript
14 49 (21.88%) HTML
15 48 (21.43%) Middleware
16 45 (20.09%) Windows
16 45 (20.09%) Linux
17 44 (19.64%) Tomcat
18 42 (18.75%) Banking
18 42 (18.75%) Ajax
19 40 (17.86%) Software Engineering
19 40 (17.86%) Relational Database
19 40 (17.86%) CSS
20 38 (16.96%) Citrix
20 38 (16.96%) Microsoft
20 38 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
21 37 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
21 37 (16.52%) Scrum

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 71 (31.70%) WebSphere
2 50 (22.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 44 (19.64%) Tomcat
4 22 (9.82%) Apache
5 21 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (7.14%) JBoss
7 12 (5.36%) WebSphere Process Server
8 11 (4.91%) MQSeries
9 10 (4.46%) IBM HTTP Server
9 10 (4.46%) MS Exchange
10 9 (4.02%) IIS
11 7 (3.13%) Alfresco
11 7 (3.13%) Commerce Server
11 7 (3.13%) Joomla!
11 7 (3.13%) WebLogic
12 5 (2.23%) Apache Spark
12 5 (2.23%) Confluence
12 5 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.13%) Magento
1 7 (3.13%) Temenos T24
2 5 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.89%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.89%) FastStats
3 2 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.89%) Unica
4 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.73%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (11.16%) IaaS
3 25 (11.16%) PaaS
4 19 (8.48%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (4.91%) IBM SmartCloud
6 7 (3.13%) GitHub
7 6 (2.68%) SaaS
8 4 (1.79%) Office 365
9 2 (0.89%) CheetahMail
9 2 (0.89%) Pure360
9 2 (0.89%) Silverpop
9 2 (0.89%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.27%) Firewall
2 22 (9.82%) SAN
3 20 (8.93%) TCP/IP
4 12 (5.36%) HTTP
5 11 (4.91%) LAN
5 11 (4.91%) WAN
6 10 (4.46%) DNS
6 10 (4.46%) VPN
7 8 (3.57%) DHCP
7 8 (3.57%) Internet
7 8 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (3.57%) NAS
8 2 (0.89%) Extranet
8 2 (0.89%) Intranet
8 2 (0.89%) MPLS
8 2 (0.89%) VLAN
8 2 (0.89%) WLAN
9 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.45%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (27.23%) SQL Server
2 40 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 33 (14.73%) RDBMS
4 31 (13.84%) DB2
5 20 (8.93%) MySQL
6 12 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (5.36%) MongoDB
7 9 (4.02%) MS Access
8 5 (2.23%) Apache Accumulo
8 5 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.23%) Big Data
8 5 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.23%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.23%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.23%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (2.23%) Neo4j
8 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (13.39%) Eclipse
2 9 (4.02%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.02%) Maven
2 9 (4.02%) Subversion
3 7 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.23%) JIRA
5 4 (1.79%) AppScan
6 3 (1.34%) Metasploit
6 3 (1.34%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 92 (41.07%) Finance
2 42 (18.75%) Banking
3 19 (8.48%) Publishing
4 18 (8.04%) Retail
5 9 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.13%) Military
7 4 (1.79%) Electronics
8 2 (0.89%) Marketing
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (22.77%) Architect
2 42 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 40 (17.86%) Developer
4 38 (16.96%) Java Developer
5 26 (11.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 23 (10.27%) Analyst
7 13 (5.80%) Technical Specialist
8 12 (5.36%) Middleware Engineer
8 12 (5.36%) Test Engineer
8 12 (5.36%) Test Leader
9 11 (4.91%) Hardware Engineer
9 11 (4.91%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.46%) Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (4.46%) Security Analyst
11 9 (4.02%) Support Analyst
12 8 (3.57%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
14 6 (2.68%) Cloud Architect
14 6 (2.68%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (26.79%) XML
2 59 (26.34%) Web Services
3 49 (21.88%) HTML
4 48 (21.43%) Middleware
5 42 (18.75%) Ajax
6 40 (17.86%) CSS
7 36 (16.07%) Java EE
8 35 (15.63%) JSP
9 34 (15.18%) Hibernate
9 34 (15.18%) JPA
9 34 (15.18%) Spring
10 33 (14.73%) JSF
11 31 (13.84%) Spring Web Flow
12 30 (13.39%) Apache Camel
12 30 (13.39%) RichFaces
12 30 (13.39%) Struts
13 25 (11.16%) .NET
14 20 (8.93%) J2EE
15 19 (8.48%) IBM Integration Bus
16 16 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.52%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (13.39%) Data Centre
3 23 (10.27%) Computer Science
4 19 (8.48%) CMDB
5 18 (8.04%) Mainframe
5 18 (8.04%) Management Information System
6 12 (5.36%) Virtual Team
7 9 (4.02%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (3.57%) AS400
8 8 (3.57%) Contactless
9 7 (3.13%) iSeries
10 6 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (2.68%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.68%) Public Cloud
10 6 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (2.23%) Algorithms
11 5 (2.23%) Credit Risk
11 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (2.23%) SWIFT
11 5 (2.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.09%) Linux
1 45 (20.09%) Windows
2 23 (10.27%) Windows Server
3 22 (9.82%) Unix
4 7 (3.13%) Android
4 7 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.13%) zOS
5 6 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.23%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.79%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.34%) AIX
8 3 (1.34%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.34%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.45%) OS/2
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.68%) ITIL
2 58 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (24.11%) UML
4 40 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 37 (16.52%) Scrum
6 36 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 36 (16.07%) High Availability
7 35 (15.63%) SOA
7 35 (15.63%) TOGAF
8 34 (15.18%) Service Delivery
9 33 (14.73%) CRM
10 30 (13.39%) Line Management
11 27 (12.05%) ITIL V3
12 26 (11.61%) PRINCE2
13 23 (10.27%) Project Management
13 23 (10.27%) Technical Architecture
14 22 (9.82%) Zachman Framework
15 21 (9.38%) Service Management
16 20 (8.93%) Open Source
17 19 (8.48%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 82 (36.61%) SQL
2 67 (29.91%) Java
3 49 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 16 (7.14%) PHP
5 15 (6.70%) C#
5 15 (6.70%) PowerShell
6 13 (5.80%) C
6 13 (5.80%) C++
7 9 (4.02%) Perl
7 9 (4.02%) VBA
8 7 (3.13%) Delphi
8 7 (3.13%) Pascal
9 5 (2.23%) JCL
9 5 (2.23%) Ruby
9 5 (2.23%) Scala
10 3 (1.34%) Python
11 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.45%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.45%) REXX
Qualifications
1 30 (13.39%) Degree
1 30 (13.39%) ISEB
2 20 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 19 (8.48%) PMI Certification
3 19 (8.48%) PMP
4 12 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (4.91%) CISSP
6 10 (4.46%) CCNA
6 10 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.46%) MCSE
7 8 (3.57%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (2.68%) EMC Certification
10 5 (2.23%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.23%) MCITP
11 4 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.79%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.79%) MCSA
12 3 (1.34%) CISA
12 3 (1.34%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.36%) QA
2 8 (3.57%) SLA
3 4 (1.79%) ISO27002
3 4 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (8.93%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (6.70%) Active Directory
4 12 (5.36%) XenApp
5 10 (4.46%) PowerHA
6 8 (3.57%) vSphere
7 5 (2.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (2.23%) Time Sharing Option
7 5 (2.23%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.79%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.34%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.89%) Firmware
10 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.45%) iptables
11 1 (0.45%) NFS
11 1 (0.45%) RACF
11 1 (0.45%) Squid
11 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (8.93%) Tivoli
2 19 (8.48%) SCVMM
3 10 (4.46%) Backup Exec
4 9 (4.02%) AirWatch
5 7 (3.13%) Nagios
6 6 (2.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 5 (2.23%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.23%) Tivoli NetView
8 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.79%) WSUS
9 3 (1.34%) Nessus
10 2 (0.89%) MOM
10 2 (0.89%) SCOM
10 2 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.45%) SCCM
11 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (30.80%) Oracle
2 55 (24.55%) HP
2 55 (24.55%) VMware
3 38 (16.96%) Citrix
3 38 (16.96%) Microsoft
4 36 (16.07%) EMC
4 36 (16.07%) NetApp
5 30 (13.39%) Cisco
6 21 (9.38%) BMC
7 19 (8.48%) CheckPoint
7 19 (8.48%) Juniper
8 16 (7.14%) Dell
9 11 (4.91%) Green Hat
9 11 (4.91%) Sun
10 10 (4.46%) SAP
11 7 (3.13%) ATG
11 7 (3.13%) hybris
11 7 (3.13%) Remedy
11 7 (3.13%) Venda
11 7 (3.13%) webMethods
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