The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 75 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing IBM 8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.99% 1.14% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 2.51% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 3
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
459 399 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 56.88% 45.65% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 375 347 411
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,150 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IBM
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

IBM Salary Trend in Southampton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) VBScript
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Compuware
3 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
3 6 (42.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (42.86%) Netcool
3 6 (42.86%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 6 (42.86%) LANDesk
3 6 (42.86%) SCOM
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) SNMP
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) SAP R/3
6 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) HTTP
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) French Language
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (14.29%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SNMP
2 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (21.43%) French Language
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Graphic Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Junior
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Junior Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Junior Technical Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Motion Graphics Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) Graphic Design
1 2 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
1 2 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) AIX
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) OOD
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) VBScript
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 6 (42.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 6 (42.86%) Netcool
1 6 (42.86%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 6 (42.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Compuware
2 6 (42.86%) LANDesk
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 2 (14.29%) Serena
6 2 (14.29%) Brocade
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) NetApp