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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM SmartCloud
Rank 886 - 894
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM SmartCloud 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.001%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.087% - 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £111,250 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £62,500

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
5750 4026 3380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.11% 3.75% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4594 3432 2918
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

IBM SmartCloud Salary Histogram in the UK

IBM SmartCloud
Top 11 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 1 October 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 - 5 £111,250 -
East of England - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
City of London - 1 £175,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
London - 1 £175,000 -
Warwick - 1 - -
York - 1 £47,500 -

IBM SmartCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (100.00%) IBM
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Perl
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
5 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) OpenStack
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (30.77%) B2B
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Subversion
6 3 (23.08%) Korn
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
6 3 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (23.08%) JBoss
6 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) SSL
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003

IBM SmartCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 4 (30.77%) OpenStack
3 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 3 (23.08%) IIS
3 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (23.08%) GlassFish
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Joyent
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
3 2 (15.38%) SNMP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) Packet Switching
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) GCC
3 1 (7.69%) Juju
General
1 2 (15.38%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) B2B
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Korn
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) BC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MBA
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) vCloud
1 3 (23.08%) vSphere
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Netcool
2 2 (15.38%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (7.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) JBoss
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) SaltStack
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) Splunk
5 1 (7.69%) NEC
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
5 1 (7.69%) Rackspace