The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank - 57 67
Permanent jobs citing IBM 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.63% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.00% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Average salary - £37,500 £56,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
IBM
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
196 225 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.69% 40.83% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 170 214 342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

IBM
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

IBM Salary Trend in Suffolk

IBM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Netezza
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) ERP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Netezza
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos