The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 74 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 15 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.69% 1.85% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 3.46% 4.08% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 14
Average salary £36,800 £63,750 £34,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.27% +84.24%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
434 392 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.76% 45.42% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 356 331 293
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

IBM
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the South Yorkshire region.

IBM Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

IBM
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Sheffield -4 14 £36,800 -42.27% 1
Barnsley - 1 £26,000 -
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 17 (58.62%) UNIX
1 17 (58.62%) SAN
2 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
3 15 (51.72%) AIX
3 15 (51.72%) Solaris
4 12 (41.38%) HPUX
4 12 (41.38%) LPAR
5 10 (34.48%) VMware
6 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) HP
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (17.24%) SQL
11 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
11 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (13.79%) Finance
11 4 (13.79%) Change Management
11 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (13.79%) MCSE
11 4 (13.79%) MCP
11 4 (13.79%) EMC
11 4 (13.79%) Citrix
11 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (13.79%) Banking
11 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
12 3 (10.34%) NAS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (6.90%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.45%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) NAS
2 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) ATM
3 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (41.38%) Administrator
1 12 (41.38%) AIX Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Server Support
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Lead Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Symfony
2 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) LPAR
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) EFT
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) UNIX
2 16 (55.17%) Linux
3 15 (51.72%) AIX
3 15 (51.72%) Solaris
4 12 (41.38%) HPUX
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
8 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
10 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
2 4 (13.79%) Change Management
2 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.34%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (10.34%) SOA
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
2 4 (13.79%) MCP
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
2 3 (10.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
1 3 (10.34%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (10.34%) Control-M
2 2 (6.90%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) HP
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) EMC
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) F5
5 3 (10.34%) BMC
5 3 (10.34%) Hitachi
5 3 (10.34%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) Veritas
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Sun
6 1 (3.45%) Veeam
6 1 (3.45%) ProCurve
6 1 (3.45%) Pega
6 1 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) ILOG