The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Southampton region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 74 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 13 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.48% 0.99% 2.05%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 1.81% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 17
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
473 496 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 53.81% 54.45% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 402 472 385
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 24 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Southampton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) MCSA
2 15 (68.18%) HP
2 15 (68.18%) Dell
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 14 (63.64%) Incident Management
4 13 (59.09%) MCITP
4 13 (59.09%) SLA
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (45.45%) MCSE
7 10 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (45.45%) Resource Management
8 9 (40.91%) Problem Management
8 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (40.91%) Service Management
8 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
9 6 (27.27%) Capacity Management
9 6 (27.27%) Citrix
9 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 6 (27.27%) ITIL
10 5 (22.73%) Server+ Certification
10 5 (22.73%) Back Office
11 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (18.18%) SAN
12 3 (13.64%) NetApp
12 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (13.64%) Clustering

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.55%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
General
1 5 (22.73%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Junior
2 8 (36.36%) Junior Consultant
3 7 (31.82%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Network Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Network Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) iSeries
2 2 (9.09%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Incident Management
2 10 (45.45%) Resource Management
3 9 (40.91%) Problem Management
3 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) Service Management
3 9 (40.91%) Service Delivery
4 6 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) MCSA
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (59.09%) MCITP
3 10 (45.45%) MCSE
3 10 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (22.73%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) HP
1 15 (68.18%) Dell
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp
4 3 (13.64%) EMC
4 3 (13.64%) Brocade
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
6 1 (4.55%) Intel
6 1 (4.55%) Veeam