The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM XIV in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM XIV over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM XIV Storage System
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 944 948
Rank change year-on-year +97 +4  
Permanent jobs citing IBM XIV 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.015% 0.014% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Median salary £41,750 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.69% +3.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +2.22%  

IBM XIV is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32788 42843 41687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.39% 41.04% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26420 34220 32936
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,530
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IBM XIV
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IBM XIV as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM XIV in the UK

IBM XIV
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IBM XIV in the UK

IBM XIV
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM XIV over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM XIV in the UK

IBM XIV
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM XIV within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +73 5 £41,750 -10.69% 1
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Coventry - 3 £40,000 -
London +67 2 £55,000 +15.78%

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing IBM XIV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IBM XIV.

1 17 (100.00%) IBM
2 15 (88.24%) SAN
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco
3 14 (82.35%) EMC
3 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
4 13 (76.47%) VMware
4 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (64.71%) CommVault
5 11 (64.71%) Brocade
5 11 (64.71%) NetBackup
6 10 (58.82%) NetApp
6 10 (58.82%) Replication
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle
7 8 (47.06%) EMC VNX
8 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 7 (41.18%) HP
8 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
8 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
8 7 (41.18%) NAS
9 6 (35.29%) Splunk
9 6 (35.29%) BCP
9 6 (35.29%) EMC VPLEX
10 5 (29.41%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (29.41%) Coaching
10 5 (29.41%) SCDPM
10 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
10 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

IBM XIV
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) SAN
2 7 (41.18%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (29.41%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
1 12 (70.59%) Storage Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) SAN Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) EMC Storage Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) SAN Storage Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Replication
2 8 (47.06%) EMC VNX
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (11.76%) HP Storage
4 1 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) AIX
2 5 (29.41%) Data ONTAP
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Protection
1 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
2 6 (35.29%) BCP
3 5 (29.41%) Coaching
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Change Control
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.76%) Use Case
7 1 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (17.65%) GPFS
5 2 (11.76%) vSphere
6 1 (5.88%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) NetBackup
2 6 (35.29%) EMC VPLEX
3 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (29.41%) SCDPM
4 3 (17.65%) NetApp OnCommand
4 3 (17.65%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) IBM
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) EMC
3 13 (76.47%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) Brocade
4 11 (64.71%) CommVault
5 10 (58.82%) NetApp
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) HP
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) Splunk
9 5 (29.41%) Dell
9 5 (29.41%) Fujitsu
9 5 (29.41%) Veeam
10 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
10 2 (11.76%) Juniper
10 2 (11.76%) Veritas
11 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
11 1 (5.88%) Isilon
11 1 (5.88%) SolidFire