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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 118 154 126
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -28
Permanent jobs citing IBM 145 79 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.25% 1.39% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 4.87% 3.18% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 98 60 78
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% -1.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2979 2483 2554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 46.22% 43.71% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2497 2097 2176
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 +12 49 £33,500 -25.55% 9
Gloucestershire +16 34 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Wiltshire -1 23 £52,500 +23.52% 6
Dorset +8 20 £52,000 +121.27% 1
Somerset +11 9 £31,000 -31.11% 1
Devon -21 7 £22,500 -25.08%
Cornwall - 2 £26,250 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

1 126 (45.49%) Oracle
2 118 (42.60%) SQL
3 97 (35.02%) Finance
4 72 (25.99%) SQL Server
5 71 (25.63%) Windows
6 69 (24.91%) XML
6 69 (24.91%) Java
7 65 (23.47%) VMware
8 64 (23.10%) UNIX
8 64 (23.10%) WebSphere
9 62 (22.38%) UML
10 55 (19.86%) Microsoft
11 53 (19.13%) HP
12 52 (18.77%) Linux
13 50 (18.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 50 (18.05%) Relational Database
14 49 (17.69%) JSP
15 45 (16.25%) RDBMS
16 40 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (14.08%) Active Directory
17 39 (14.08%) J2EE
18 38 (13.72%) XSLT
18 38 (13.72%) Management Information System
18 38 (13.72%) Windows Server 2008
19 37 (13.36%) AIX
19 37 (13.36%) HTML
19 37 (13.36%) Eclipse
20 36 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (13.00%) Banking
21 35 (12.64%) Legal

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 64 (23.10%) WebSphere
2 33 (11.91%) WebLogic
2 33 (11.91%) JBoss
3 29 (10.47%) Tomcat
4 28 (10.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 27 (9.75%) MS Exchange
6 25 (9.03%) IIS
7 20 (7.22%) Apache ServiceMix
8 12 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (2.89%) Lotus Domino
11 7 (2.53%) SharePoint
12 6 (2.17%) SAS
12 6 (2.17%) Lync
13 5 (1.81%) Joomla!
13 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (1.44%) Apache
15 2 (0.72%) CICS
15 2 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.81%) MS Office
3 3 (1.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (7.94%) Oracle Financials
2 17 (6.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (5.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 12 (4.33%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (1.44%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.36%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.66%) SAN
2 15 (5.42%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.33%) DNS
3 12 (4.33%) Firewall
4 11 (3.97%) DHCP
4 11 (3.97%) NAS
5 10 (3.61%) SSL
6 9 (3.25%) iSCSI
7 7 (2.53%) Multicast
7 7 (2.53%) Internet
7 7 (2.53%) WAN
8 6 (2.17%) WLAN
8 6 (2.17%) LAN
9 5 (1.81%) MPLS
9 5 (1.81%) IP Telephony
9 5 (1.81%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (1.81%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (1.44%) HTTP
10 4 (1.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (25.99%) SQL Server
2 50 (18.05%) Relational Database
3 45 (16.25%) RDBMS
4 26 (9.39%) DB2
5 22 (7.94%) Essbase
5 22 (7.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 21 (7.58%) MySQL
7 7 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.17%) Star Schema
9 5 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.81%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.44%) Base SAS
10 4 (1.44%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.08%) OLAP
11 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.72%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 2 (0.72%) Cognos Report Studio
12 2 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 37 (13.36%) Eclipse
2 28 (10.11%) Ant
2 28 (10.11%) JUnit
3 21 (7.58%) Maven
3 21 (7.58%) Jenkins
4 20 (7.22%) Eclipse RCP
5 16 (5.78%) Git (software)
6 12 (4.33%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (2.89%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (2.53%) LoadRunner
8 7 (2.53%) Subversion
8 7 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.81%) Rational Application Developer
10 3 (1.08%) ERwin
11 2 (0.72%) JMeter
11 2 (0.72%) MagicDraw
12 1 (0.36%) WATIR
12 1 (0.36%) Selenium
12 1 (0.36%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.36%) WatiN
General
1 97 (35.02%) Finance
2 36 (13.00%) Banking
3 35 (12.64%) Legal
4 26 (9.39%) Military
5 20 (7.22%) French Language
6 9 (3.25%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.81%) Advertising
7 5 (1.81%) Retail
8 4 (1.44%) Marketing
9 3 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (23.10%) Developer
2 57 (20.58%) Architect
3 27 (9.75%) Java Developer
4 25 (9.03%) Consultant
5 23 (8.30%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (7.22%) Support Engineer
7 19 (6.86%) Applications Support
8 18 (6.50%) Analyst
9 17 (6.14%) Software Engineer
9 17 (6.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 16 (5.78%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (4.33%) Technical Consultant
11 12 (4.33%) Applications Support Engineer
12 11 (3.97%) Enterprise Architect
12 11 (3.97%) Technical Architect
12 11 (3.97%) Applications Developer
12 11 (3.97%) Support Analyst
13 10 (3.61%) Information Architect
13 10 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
13 10 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (24.91%) XML
2 49 (17.69%) JSP
3 39 (14.08%) J2EE
4 38 (13.72%) XSLT
5 37 (13.36%) HTML
6 31 (11.19%) WebSphere MQ
6 31 (11.19%) Spring
7 28 (10.11%) JMS
7 28 (10.11%) Servlets
8 23 (8.30%) Ajax
9 20 (7.22%) GWT
9 20 (7.22%) OSGi
10 18 (6.50%) CSS
11 15 (5.42%) Struts
12 14 (5.05%) Web Services
12 14 (5.05%) JDBC
13 11 (3.97%) Hibernate
14 10 (3.61%) XSD
15 5 (1.81%) .NET
16 4 (1.44%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.72%) Management Information System
2 28 (10.11%) Client/Server
2 28 (10.11%) N-Tier
2 28 (10.11%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 20 (7.22%) Inversion of Control
4 20 (7.22%) SWIFT
5 15 (5.42%) Mainframe
6 12 (4.33%) Data Integration
6 12 (4.33%) Visualisation
7 11 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.97%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (2.53%) Life Science
8 7 (2.53%) AS400
8 7 (2.53%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.17%) iSeries
10 5 (1.81%) LPAR
10 5 (1.81%) PMI
11 4 (1.44%) Clustering
12 3 (1.08%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 71 (25.63%) Windows
2 64 (23.10%) UNIX
3 52 (18.77%) Linux
4 38 (13.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (13.36%) AIX
6 22 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.17%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.17%) Solaris
10 5 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.44%) zOS
12 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.36%) HPUX
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (22.38%) UML
2 40 (14.44%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (12.64%) Supply Chain Management
5 29 (10.47%) Service Delivery
5 29 (10.47%) ITIL
6 24 (8.66%) Scrum
6 24 (8.66%) TOGAF
6 24 (8.66%) Use Case
7 23 (8.30%) Matrix Management
7 23 (8.30%) BPMN
7 23 (8.30%) Asset Management
7 23 (8.30%) Quality Management
8 22 (7.94%) Software Engineering
8 22 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (7.22%) Unit Testing
9 20 (7.22%) TDD
9 20 (7.22%) Data Modelling
10 19 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (42.60%) SQL
2 69 (24.91%) Java
3 27 (9.75%) VBA
4 24 (8.66%) PL/SQL
5 23 (8.30%) JavaScript
6 20 (7.22%) Shell Script
7 16 (5.78%) C
8 15 (5.42%) C#
9 11 (3.97%) Korn
10 8 (2.89%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.17%) PHP
12 5 (1.81%) COBOL
12 5 (1.81%) Delphi
12 5 (1.81%) Pascal
13 4 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.44%) JCL
14 3 (1.08%) AWK
14 3 (1.08%) AspectJ
14 3 (1.08%) VBScript
14 3 (1.08%) sed
Qualifications
1 34 (12.27%) Security Cleared
2 32 (11.55%) Degree
3 21 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (6.86%) SC Cleared
5 12 (4.33%) MCSE
6 11 (3.97%) MCITP
7 10 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (3.61%) MCP
8 8 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.81%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.44%) HP ASE
11 2 (0.72%) VTSP
11 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.72%) CCNP
11 2 (0.72%) CCNA
11 2 (0.72%) CCDP
11 2 (0.72%) MCDST
11 2 (0.72%) CCENT
12 1 (0.36%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.03%) SLA
2 4 (1.44%) QA
2 4 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.08%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.36%) COBIT
4 1 (0.36%) COREP
4 1 (0.36%) FINREP
System Software
1 50 (18.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (14.08%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.89%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.53%) vSphere
5 4 (1.44%) NFS
6 3 (1.08%) XenApp
6 3 (1.08%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (0.72%) RACF
7 2 (0.72%) Xen
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (6.14%) Tivoli
2 12 (4.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (2.89%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (2.53%) Netcool
5 6 (2.17%) OpenView
5 6 (2.17%) SCCM
6 5 (1.81%) ServiceCenter
6 5 (1.81%) Unicenter
7 4 (1.44%) ARCserve
7 4 (1.44%) Hyperic
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle EDQ
8 3 (1.08%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.08%) XenMobile
8 3 (1.08%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.08%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.72%) WSUS
10 1 (0.36%) OPNET
10 1 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 126 (45.49%) Oracle
2 65 (23.47%) VMware
3 55 (19.86%) Microsoft
4 53 (19.13%) HP
5 33 (11.91%) Cisco
6 28 (10.11%) Cognos
7 22 (7.94%) Hyperion
8 20 (7.22%) Google
9 18 (6.50%) Red Hat
10 13 (4.69%) EMC
10 13 (4.69%) SAP
11 12 (4.33%) Citrix
11 12 (4.33%) Dell
12 10 (3.61%) Business Objects
13 8 (2.89%) NetApp
13 8 (2.89%) Symantec
13 8 (2.89%) Twitter
14 7 (2.53%) Unisys
15 6 (2.17%) Avaya
15 6 (2.17%) Juniper
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