The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM SmartCloud
Rank 908 878 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM SmartCloud 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.086% 0.098% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £23,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.00% -
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 -
Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5818 4101 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.97% 3.77% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4671 3531 2903
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 £72,500 £77,500 £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
Top 7 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 28 July 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 - 5 £23,000 -
Greenford - 2 £23,000 -
London - 2 £23,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Essex - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

IBM SmartCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) Splunk
3 9 (56.25%) Tivoli
3 9 (56.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 9 (56.25%) Netcool
3 9 (56.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) SNMP
3 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (56.25%) SolarWinds
3 9 (56.25%) Network Management
4 8 (50.00%) UNIX
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) Change Management
6 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Perl
7 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (18.75%) AIX
8 3 (18.75%) Java
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 3 (18.75%) B2B
8 3 (18.75%) SSL
8 3 (18.75%) HP

IBM SmartCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) GlassFish
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 9 (56.25%) SNMP
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) GCC
2 1 (6.25%) VisualVM
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Support
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) AIX
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Network Management
2 6 (37.50%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) B2B
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
1 5 (31.25%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Korn
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Tivoli
1 9 (56.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 9 (56.25%) Netcool
1 9 (56.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Opsview
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 10 (62.50%) Splunk
3 9 (56.25%) SolarWinds
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) JBoss
6 1 (6.25%) SaltStack
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle