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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 128 123 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -31
Permanent jobs citing IBM 117 104 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.97% 1.98% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 4.53% 4.48% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 90 81 102
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,210
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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 2322 2510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.41% 44.10% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2207 1952 2159
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 40 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Wiltshire +18 30 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Devon +10 12 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Gloucestershire -13 10 £39,250 -17.36% 2
Dorset -35 10 £75,000 +70.45% 3
Somerset +7 2 £32,500 +15.68% 1
Cornwall - 2 £40,000 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 119 (45.42%) Oracle
2 92 (35.11%) SQL
3 77 (29.39%) Finance
4 64 (24.43%) VMware
4 64 (24.43%) WebSphere
5 62 (23.66%) Windows
6 59 (22.52%) Microsoft
7 57 (21.76%) HP
8 56 (21.37%) UNIX
8 56 (21.37%) SQL Server
9 55 (20.99%) Java
10 54 (20.61%) XML
10 54 (20.61%) UML
11 46 (17.56%) JSP
12 45 (17.18%) HTML
13 41 (15.65%) Linux
13 41 (15.65%) Cisco
13 41 (15.65%) Banking
13 41 (15.65%) Security Cleared
14 39 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 36 (13.74%) ITIL
16 35 (13.36%) J2EE
16 35 (13.36%) Degree
17 34 (12.98%) SC Cleared
17 34 (12.98%) MS Excel
18 31 (11.83%) RDBMS
18 31 (11.83%) Management Information System
18 31 (11.83%) Relational Database
19 30 (11.45%) WebSphere MQ
20 29 (11.07%) JavaScript

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 64 (24.43%) WebSphere
2 29 (11.07%) Tomcat
3 28 (10.69%) IIS
3 28 (10.69%) JBoss
4 27 (10.31%) WebLogic
5 26 (9.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 26 (9.92%) MS Exchange
6 13 (4.96%) Apache ServiceMix
7 12 (4.58%) Lync
8 10 (3.82%) Joomla!
9 8 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (2.67%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (2.29%) Apache
12 5 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (1.53%) WebSphere Process Server
13 4 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (12.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.29%) MS Office
3 3 (1.15%) SPSS
4 1 (0.38%) Simulink
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (8.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (4.96%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (4.96%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (3.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (3.82%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (2.29%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (1.91%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.38%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.02%) TCP/IP
2 19 (7.25%) SAN
3 17 (6.49%) SSL
4 15 (5.73%) Firewall
5 13 (4.96%) WAN
6 12 (4.58%) LAN
6 12 (4.58%) WLAN
7 11 (4.20%) DNS
7 11 (4.20%) NAS
8 9 (3.44%) DHCP
8 9 (3.44%) HTTP
9 8 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (2.67%) Multicast
11 5 (1.91%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (1.91%) MPLS
11 5 (1.91%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.91%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (1.91%) iSCSI
12 4 (1.53%) VLAN
13 3 (1.15%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (21.37%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.83%) RDBMS
2 31 (11.83%) Relational Database
3 21 (8.02%) DB2
4 17 (6.49%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (4.58%) MySQL
6 10 (3.82%) Essbase
6 10 (3.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.67%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.91%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (1.91%) Star Schema
9 5 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.15%) MS Access
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.15%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.76%) QlikView
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (8.78%) Oracle Forms
1 23 (8.78%) Eclipse
1 23 (8.78%) Maven
1 23 (8.78%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.49%) Ant
2 17 (6.49%) JUnit
3 14 (5.34%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.96%) Eclipse RCP
5 12 (4.58%) Subversion
6 5 (1.91%) Rational Application Developer
7 3 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (1.15%) ERwin
8 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.76%) MagicDraw
8 2 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 77 (29.39%) Finance
2 41 (15.65%) Banking
3 24 (9.16%) Military
4 18 (6.87%) Legal
5 14 (5.34%) Telecoms
6 13 (4.96%) French Language
7 11 (4.20%) Aerospace
8 8 (3.05%) Retail
9 6 (2.29%) Advertising
10 5 (1.91%) Back Office
11 4 (1.53%) Electronics
12 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.76%) Automotive
13 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.38%) Marketing
14 1 (0.38%) Games
14 1 (0.38%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 59 (22.52%) Architect
2 53 (20.23%) Developer
3 24 (9.16%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (8.78%) Analyst
5 21 (8.02%) Java Developer
6 20 (7.63%) Software Engineer
7 17 (6.49%) Consultant
7 17 (6.49%) Applications Support
8 16 (6.11%) Designer
9 15 (5.73%) Oracle Developer
10 13 (4.96%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (4.58%) Technical Designer
12 11 (4.20%) Technical Architect
13 10 (3.82%) Data Architect
13 10 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (3.44%) Senior Designer
14 9 (3.44%) Support Engineer
14 9 (3.44%) Technical Analyst
15 8 (3.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
15 8 (3.05%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (20.61%) XML
2 46 (17.56%) JSP
3 45 (17.18%) HTML
4 35 (13.36%) J2EE
5 30 (11.45%) WebSphere MQ
6 25 (9.54%) Ajax
7 21 (8.02%) Spring
8 19 (7.25%) XSLT
9 18 (6.87%) Struts
10 17 (6.49%) JMS
10 17 (6.49%) Servlets
10 17 (6.49%) CSS
11 14 (5.34%) JDBC
11 14 (5.34%) .NET
12 13 (4.96%) Web Services
12 13 (4.96%) Middleware
12 13 (4.96%) GWT
12 13 (4.96%) OSGi
13 12 (4.58%) REST
14 11 (4.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.83%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.49%) Client/Server
3 17 (6.49%) N-Tier
3 17 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.34%) Mainframe
5 13 (4.96%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (4.96%) SWIFT
6 10 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.82%) Life Science
7 8 (3.05%) Mathematics
7 8 (3.05%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.29%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.29%) Physics
8 6 (2.29%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.91%) PMI
9 5 (1.91%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.91%) Clustering
9 5 (1.91%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.91%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 62 (23.66%) Windows
2 56 (21.37%) UNIX
3 41 (15.65%) Linux
4 17 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (6.11%) AIX
6 11 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.29%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.91%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.91%) Android
8 5 (1.91%) zOS
8 5 (1.91%) Solaris
9 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (20.61%) UML
2 36 (13.74%) ITIL
3 27 (10.31%) Service Delivery
4 25 (9.54%) Asset Management
5 24 (9.16%) Software Engineering
6 23 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (8.40%) TOGAF
8 21 (8.02%) Project Management
9 20 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (7.63%) Supply Chain Management
10 19 (7.25%) Use Case
10 19 (7.25%) SOA
11 18 (6.87%) Data Modelling
11 18 (6.87%) Matrix Management
11 18 (6.87%) BPMN
12 15 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (5.34%) Service Management
13 14 (5.34%) PRINCE2
13 14 (5.34%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 92 (35.11%) SQL
2 55 (20.99%) Java
3 29 (11.07%) JavaScript
4 23 (8.78%) PL/SQL
5 20 (7.63%) VBA
6 17 (6.49%) C
7 15 (5.73%) C++
8 14 (5.34%) C#
9 12 (4.58%) PHP
10 11 (4.20%) PowerShell
11 10 (3.82%) Pascal
11 10 (3.82%) Delphi
12 4 (1.53%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.76%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.76%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.76%) Ada
13 2 (0.76%) VB
13 2 (0.76%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (15.65%) Security Cleared
2 35 (13.36%) Degree
3 34 (12.98%) SC Cleared
4 23 (8.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (6.11%) MCITP
5 16 (6.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (3.82%) ISEB
7 8 (3.05%) MCSE
8 6 (2.29%) MCP
9 5 (1.91%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.91%) VCP4
10 4 (1.53%) HP ASE
10 4 (1.53%) GIAC
10 4 (1.53%) CITP
10 4 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.76%) CCNP
11 2 (0.76%) CCNA
11 2 (0.76%) CCDP
11 2 (0.76%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.40%) SLA
2 5 (1.91%) DO-178B
3 3 (1.15%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.76%) JTAG
4 2 (0.76%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 39 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (9.54%) Active Directory
3 18 (6.87%) vSphere
4 8 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.91%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.91%) NFS
6 4 (1.53%) Firmware
7 3 (1.15%) RACF
7 3 (1.15%) XenApp
7 3 (1.15%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.76%) ACF2
9 1 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 18 (6.87%) SCCM
2 14 (5.34%) Tivoli
3 7 (2.67%) Netcool
4 5 (1.91%) OpenView
4 5 (1.91%) Unicenter
4 5 (1.91%) Hyperic
4 5 (1.91%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle EDQ
5 4 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.53%) WSUS
6 3 (1.15%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.15%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.76%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (0.38%) Control-M
8 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 119 (45.42%) Oracle
2 64 (24.43%) VMware
3 59 (22.52%) Microsoft
4 57 (21.76%) HP
5 41 (15.65%) Cisco
6 18 (6.87%) Dell
7 16 (6.11%) Business Objects
7 16 (6.11%) NetApp
8 15 (5.73%) SAP
9 14 (5.34%) Google
10 12 (4.58%) Citrix
10 12 (4.58%) Avaya
11 11 (4.20%) EMC
11 11 (4.20%) Hyperion
11 11 (4.20%) Cognos
12 10 (3.82%) BMC
12 10 (3.82%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.05%) Symantec
14 7 (2.67%) 3PAR
15 6 (2.29%) SIMUL8
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