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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
England / South West
Rank 172 177 132
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -45
Permanent jobs citing IBM 57 66 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.15% 1.20% 1.99%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 2.73% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 86
Median salary £37,500 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.97% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%

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
2131 2418 2649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.95% 43.85% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1766 2052 2293
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +32 19 £35,000 +55.55% 2
Bristol +5 18 £35,250 -10.32% 1
Somerset +7 9 - -
Gloucestershire -26 8 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Devon -3 2 £43,500 +12.47% 2
Dorset +7 1 - - 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 54 (45.76%) Linux
2 53 (44.92%) ITIL
3 50 (42.37%) SQL
4 46 (38.98%) Oracle
4 46 (38.98%) Security Cleared
5 43 (36.44%) Cisco
6 42 (35.59%) Apache
7 40 (33.90%) SQL Server
8 38 (32.20%) Finance
8 38 (32.20%) SC Cleared
9 37 (31.36%) Java
10 36 (30.51%) JBoss
10 36 (30.51%) WebSphere
11 34 (28.81%) XML
11 34 (28.81%) HP
12 33 (27.97%) Unix
13 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
13 32 (27.12%) HTML
14 30 (25.42%) Windows
14 30 (25.42%) Nagios
14 30 (25.42%) Banking
15 29 (24.58%) SOAP
15 29 (24.58%) Web Services
15 29 (24.58%) Data Centre
16 28 (23.73%) PowerShell
16 28 (23.73%) WebLogic
17 27 (22.88%) PHP
17 27 (22.88%) VBA
17 27 (22.88%) VPN
17 27 (22.88%) Alfresco

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 42 (35.59%) Apache
2 36 (30.51%) JBoss
2 36 (30.51%) WebSphere
3 28 (23.73%) WebLogic
4 27 (22.88%) Alfresco
5 25 (21.19%) Joomla!
6 18 (15.25%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (14.41%) IIS
8 11 (9.32%) Tomcat
9 6 (5.08%) MS Exchange
10 4 (3.39%) WebSphere Portal
11 3 (2.54%) CMS
11 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (1.69%) CICS
12 2 (1.69%) Documentum
12 2 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (1.69%) SAS
12 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) MS Project
3 2 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (2.54%) Maximo
2 2 (1.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.19%) GitHub
2 15 (12.71%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (12.71%) IaaS
2 15 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.71%) PaaS
3 11 (9.32%) SaaS
4 4 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.54%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (2.54%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (2.54%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.85%) BlueKai
6 1 (0.85%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.88%) VPN
2 23 (19.49%) Firewall
3 20 (16.95%) SAN
4 17 (14.41%) DHCP
4 17 (14.41%) DNS
5 11 (9.32%) Network Security
6 10 (8.47%) FWSM
7 9 (7.63%) Cisco IPT
7 9 (7.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (7.63%) IP Telephony
7 9 (7.63%) MPLS
7 9 (7.63%) TCP/IP
7 9 (7.63%) Unified Communications
7 9 (7.63%) WAN
8 8 (6.78%) LAN
8 8 (6.78%) SMTP
8 8 (6.78%) Wireless
9 7 (5.93%) VLAN
10 6 (5.08%) HTTP
10 6 (5.08%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (21.19%) MongoDB
2 25 (21.19%) MS Access
3 5 (4.24%) GIS
4 4 (3.39%) DB2
4 4 (3.39%) MySQL
5 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.69%) Big Data
6 2 (1.69%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (21.19%) Jenkins
1 25 (21.19%) Maven
1 25 (21.19%) Oracle Forms
1 25 (21.19%) Subversion
2 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 38 (32.20%) Finance
2 30 (25.42%) Banking
3 20 (16.95%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.78%) Marketing
5 5 (4.24%) Retail
6 4 (3.39%) Publishing
7 3 (2.54%) Back Office
8 2 (1.69%) Advertising
8 2 (1.69%) Automotive
8 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (28.81%) Analyst
2 20 (16.95%) Architect
3 19 (16.10%) Applications Support
4 18 (15.25%) Support Analyst
5 13 (11.02%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (9.32%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (9.32%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (7.63%) Developer
7 9 (7.63%) Technical Support
7 9 (7.63%) Technical Support Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) Network Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (4.24%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.24%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.81%) XML
2 32 (27.12%) HTML
3 29 (24.58%) SOAP
3 29 (24.58%) Web Services
4 26 (22.03%) Dojo
5 25 (21.19%) Ajax
5 25 (21.19%) AngularJS
5 25 (21.19%) Backbone.js
5 25 (21.19%) Ember.js
5 25 (21.19%) JSP
5 25 (21.19%) React
5 25 (21.19%) WSDL
6 16 (13.56%) J2EE
7 15 (12.71%) Middleware
8 12 (10.17%) .NET
9 9 (7.63%) Hibernate
9 9 (7.63%) JPA
9 9 (7.63%) Spring
9 9 (7.63%) Spring MVC
9 9 (7.63%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.58%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.32%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (9.32%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.32%) Public Cloud
3 11 (9.32%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (5.08%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.24%) CMDB
6 5 (4.24%) Statistics
7 4 (3.39%) DataPower
7 4 (3.39%) e-Health
7 4 (3.39%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.54%) iSeries
9 2 (1.69%) AS400
9 2 (1.69%) Social Media
10 1 (0.85%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.85%) Replication
10 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (45.76%) Linux
2 33 (27.97%) Unix
3 30 (25.42%) Windows
4 25 (21.19%) Android
4 25 (21.19%) Apple iOS
5 17 (14.41%) Windows Server
6 11 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.54%) AIX
7 3 (2.54%) HPUX
7 3 (2.54%) Solaris
7 3 (2.54%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.54%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.54%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (44.92%) ITIL
2 27 (22.88%) Open Source
3 25 (21.19%) Android Development
3 25 (21.19%) iOS Development
3 25 (21.19%) Mobile Development
4 22 (18.64%) PRINCE2
5 17 (14.41%) TOGAF
6 15 (12.71%) ITIL V3
6 15 (12.71%) Line Management
6 15 (12.71%) Service Delivery
7 13 (11.02%) Mentoring
8 12 (10.17%) DevOps
9 11 (9.32%) Identity Management
9 11 (9.32%) Load Balancing
9 11 (9.32%) Mobile Device Management
9 11 (9.32%) Presales
9 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (9.32%) Wealth Management
10 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (8.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.37%) SQL
2 37 (31.36%) Java
3 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
4 28 (23.73%) PowerShell
5 27 (22.88%) PHP
5 27 (22.88%) VBA
6 25 (21.19%) Delphi
6 25 (21.19%) Pascal
7 7 (5.93%) C
8 5 (4.24%) VB
9 4 (3.39%) JCL
10 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.54%) C#
10 3 (2.54%) Perl
10 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.54%) VBScript
11 2 (1.69%) C++
11 2 (1.69%) CLIST
11 2 (1.69%) REXX
12 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 46 (38.98%) Security Cleared
2 38 (32.20%) SC Cleared
3 24 (20.34%) Degree
4 12 (10.17%) CCNA
4 12 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (10.17%) MCSE
4 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (9.32%) EMC Certification
6 4 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (3.39%) ISEB
6 4 (3.39%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.39%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.39%) PMP
7 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) MCITP
8 1 (0.85%) MCSA
8 1 (0.85%) VCAP
8 1 (0.85%) VCDX
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.85%) MISRA
2 1 (0.85%) MISRA C
System Software
1 22 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (17.80%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.08%) RACF
3 6 (5.08%) vSphere
4 4 (3.39%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (3.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.54%) MetaFrame
5 3 (2.54%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.85%) Firmware
6 1 (0.85%) KVM
6 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (25.42%) Nagios
2 19 (16.10%) Tivoli
3 11 (9.32%) AirWatch
4 9 (7.63%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (5.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (4.24%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (4.24%) OpenView
6 5 (4.24%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 4 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (3.39%) QRadar
7 4 (3.39%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.69%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.69%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.69%) Netcool
8 2 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.69%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (1.69%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.85%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 46 (38.98%) Oracle
2 43 (36.44%) Cisco
3 34 (28.81%) HP
4 26 (22.03%) VMware
5 22 (18.64%) EMC
6 18 (15.25%) CheckPoint
6 18 (15.25%) Citrix
6 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
7 13 (11.02%) CA
8 12 (10.17%) BMC
8 12 (10.17%) Software AG
9 10 (8.47%) F5
9 10 (8.47%) IronPort
9 10 (8.47%) Juniper
9 10 (8.47%) SolarWinds
10 9 (7.63%) Nokia
11 8 (6.78%) Brocade
11 8 (6.78%) Symantec
12 7 (5.93%) NetApp
13 6 (5.08%) Veeam
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