The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 14 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 2.27% 3.26% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 6.52% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,725 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.05% -
IBM
South East

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

Vendors Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 36.36% 50.00% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 17
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

IBM
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

IBM Salary Trend in Sussex

IBM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR