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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM SmartCloud
Rank 905 872 -
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM SmartCloud 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.034% 0.048% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
5854 4129 3391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.06% 3.85% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4630 3559 2933
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 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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
Top 6 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 2 September 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
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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 - 2 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 - -
York - 1 £47,500 -
Essex - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -

IBM SmartCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (50.00%) UNIX
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Splunk
3 6 (42.86%) Network Management
3 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 6 (42.86%) SNMP
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
3 6 (42.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (42.86%) Netcool
3 6 (42.86%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 4 (28.57%) B2B
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) AIX
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) SSL
5 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

IBM SmartCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) SNMP
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) GCC
2 1 (7.14%) VisualVM
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (21.43%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) B2B
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) Perl
1 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) Korn
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) BC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 6 (42.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 6 (42.86%) Netcool
1 6 (42.86%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (7.14%) Control-M
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (50.00%) Splunk
3 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) JBoss
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) SaltStack