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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 81 86 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing IBM 6 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.71% 0.24% 3.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 0.48% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 18
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
411 416 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.35% 50.67% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 358 409 409
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Southampton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (62.50%) HP
3 10 (62.50%) Dell
3 10 (62.50%) MCSE
3 10 (62.50%) MCSA
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (62.50%) Resource Management
4 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
4 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
4 9 (56.25%) Service Management
4 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
4 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) SLA
4 9 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (50.00%) MCITP
6 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
6 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 3 (18.75%) NetApp
8 3 (18.75%) Brocade
8 3 (18.75%) UNIX
8 3 (18.75%) Solaris
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) EMC

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Junior Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Junior
3 7 (43.75%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Motion Graphics Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 2 (12.50%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Solaris
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Resource Management
2 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
2 9 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
2 9 (56.25%) Service Management
2 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCSE
1 10 (62.50%) MCSA
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (50.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) HP
3 10 (62.50%) Dell
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Brocade
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) EMC
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
7 1 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) Hitachi