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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 83 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.96% 1.44% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 2.52% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 7
Average salary £40,000 £72,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.82% +107.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £68,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
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
388 515 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 46.47% 57.16% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 376 395 356
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Southampton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) JUnit
4 5 (35.71%) AIX
4 5 (35.71%) Solaris
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) CentOS
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (35.71%) iSeries
4 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (14.29%) MCITP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
1 5 (35.71%) JUnit
1 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Junior
1 5 (35.71%) Junior Software Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Junior Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Software Tester
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Development Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Development Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Java Development Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Axis
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Struts
2 2 (14.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iSeries
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) AIX
2 5 (35.71%) CentOS
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Solaris
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Flume
3 1 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (7.14%) Oozie
2 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) BMC
5 1 (7.14%) CA
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) SAP