The table below looks at the statistics for IBM SmartCloud skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM SmartCloud over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM SmartCloud
Rank 858 - 893
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM SmartCloud 22 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% - 0.001%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.36% - 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Average salary £51,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6163 4630 3917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.58% 4.30% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5073 3815 3411
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

IBM SmartCloud
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM SmartCloud within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IBM SmartCloud Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IBM SmartCloud
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM SmartCloud within the UK.

IBM SmartCloud Salary Trend in the UK

IBM SmartCloud
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM SmartCloud over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

IBM SmartCloud Salary Histogram in the UK

IBM SmartCloud
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM SmartCloud within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 22 £51,250 -
East of England - 12 £50,000 -
Essex - 11 £50,000 -
London - 7 £56,250 -
Brentwood - 4 £50,000 -
South East - 2 £44,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £52,500 -

IBM SmartCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IBM SmartCloud 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 SmartCloud.

1 27 (100.00%) IBM
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
3 17 (62.96%) JBoss
3 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
3 17 (62.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
4 16 (59.26%) OpenStack
5 14 (51.85%) WebLogic
5 14 (51.85%) IIS
5 14 (51.85%) UNIX
5 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
6 13 (48.15%) Perl
6 13 (48.15%) WebSphere
7 12 (44.44%) Oracle
7 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 12 (44.44%) ITIL
7 12 (44.44%) VMware
7 12 (44.44%) GlassFish
7 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
7 12 (44.44%) vSphere
7 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
7 12 (44.44%) vCloud
8 11 (40.74%) Korn
9 10 (37.04%) DNS
9 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (37.04%) Subversion
9 10 (37.04%) BIG-IP
9 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing

IBM SmartCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IBM SmartCloud 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 SmartCloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (62.96%) JBoss
1 17 (62.96%) Tomcat
2 16 (59.26%) OpenStack
3 14 (51.85%) WebLogic
3 14 (51.85%) IIS
4 13 (48.15%) WebSphere
5 12 (44.44%) GlassFish
6 5 (18.52%) Apache
7 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 2 (7.41%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) DNS
1 10 (37.04%) BIG-IP
2 3 (11.11%) SNMP
3 2 (7.41%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.70%) MPLS
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) IPsec
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Packet Switching
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Subversion
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) VisualVM
3 1 (3.70%) Juju
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Provisioning Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) COM+
2 2 (7.41%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 17 (62.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (51.85%) UNIX
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (11.11%) BCP
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Operations Management
4 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) B2B
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
2 13 (48.15%) Perl
3 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 11 (40.74%) Korn
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) VB
7 2 (7.41%) Python
7 2 (7.41%) Ruby
7 2 (7.41%) PHP
8 1 (3.70%) SQL
8 1 (3.70%) C
8 1 (3.70%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MBA
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 12 (44.44%) vSphere
1 12 (44.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Puppet
1 10 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (37.04%) Ansible
2 5 (18.52%) Tivoli
3 4 (14.81%) Netcool
4 3 (11.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (11.11%) Opsview
5 1 (3.70%) Control-M
5 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) IBM
2 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
3 12 (44.44%) Oracle
3 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 10 (37.04%) F5
4 10 (37.04%) SaltStack
5 5 (18.52%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Splunk
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) webMethods
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) BMC
8 1 (3.70%) Nimsoft
8 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.70%) NEC
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco