The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 71 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 31 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.39% 3.11% 2.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.25% 6.67% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 21
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
590 600 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.56% 46.62% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 521 517 375
Average salary £36,250 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IBM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

IBM Salary Trend in Wales

IBM
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Wales

IBM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
South Wales -10 29 £41,000 +9.33% 2
West Wales - 1 £30,000 -
North Wales - 1 £82,500 - 1
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing IBM 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.

1 22 (48.89%) VMware
2 21 (46.67%) Windows
3 20 (44.44%) Linux
4 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (37.78%) WebSphere
6 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (35.56%) Finance
6 16 (35.56%) Advertising
6 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (33.33%) Cisco
8 14 (31.11%) SAN
8 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
8 14 (31.11%) AS400
9 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
9 12 (26.67%) ITIL
9 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (22.22%) Apache
10 10 (22.22%) DNS
11 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.00%) Firewall
11 9 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (17.78%) Marketing
12 8 (17.78%) PaaS
12 8 (17.78%) Big Data
12 8 (17.78%) Mobile Marketing
12 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
12 8 (17.78%) IBM HTTP Server
12 8 (17.78%) NetBackup

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing IBM 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (37.78%) WebSphere
2 10 (22.22%) Apache
3 8 (17.78%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.44%) ArcGIS
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.22%) JBoss
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) SAN
2 10 (22.22%) DNS
3 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.00%) Firewall
4 8 (17.78%) HTTP
5 7 (15.56%) DHCP
6 6 (13.33%) Internet
7 4 (8.89%) MPLS
7 4 (8.89%) NAS
8 3 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (6.67%) VPLS
8 3 (6.67%) IPv4
8 3 (6.67%) IPv6
8 3 (6.67%) BGP
8 3 (6.67%) VoIP
8 3 (6.67%) Kerberos
9 2 (4.44%) VPN
9 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.44%) Wireless
9 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) Big Data
3 7 (15.56%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.44%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.22%) DataStage
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) QlikView
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.22%) JMeter
1 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
1 16 (35.56%) Advertising
2 8 (17.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Administrator
2 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Linux Support
3 6 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) AIX Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
1 4 (8.89%) XML
1 4 (8.89%) Spring
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) REST
2 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.67%) JSF
2 3 (6.67%) Ajax
2 3 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) JDBC
3 2 (4.44%) JSP
3 2 (4.44%) SOAP
3 2 (4.44%) Struts
4 1 (2.22%) XSD
4 1 (2.22%) XSLT
4 1 (2.22%) LAMP
4 1 (2.22%) Java EE
4 1 (2.22%) JSON
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.22%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) AS400
2 7 (15.56%) Clustering
3 6 (13.33%) HACMP
4 5 (11.11%) iSeries
5 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.44%) GIS
6 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix
7 1 (2.22%) Open Source
7 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (17.78%) OS/400
5 8 (17.78%) AIX
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) UNIX
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.67%) CentOS
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
2 8 (17.78%) Mobile Marketing
2 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (11.11%) Low Latency
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.67%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.67%) Release Management
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.67%) DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.22%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.22%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.22%) MVC
6 1 (2.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Java
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
3 3 (6.67%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (17.78%) RHCE
3 6 (13.33%) IBM AIX Certification
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.33%) VCP5
4 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.67%) MCSA
6 2 (4.44%) CCIE
6 2 (4.44%) CCNP
6 2 (4.44%) CCNA
6 2 (4.44%) MCSE
6 2 (4.44%) Degree
6 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.33%) PowerHA
4 5 (11.11%) Xen
5 3 (6.67%) Squid
6 2 (4.44%) NFS
6 2 (4.44%) vSphere
7 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.22%) Samba
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.67%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.22%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) Cisco
4 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 6 (13.33%) Veritas
6 5 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle
7 3 (6.67%) EMC
7 3 (6.67%) Veeam
8 2 (4.44%) IPFX
8 2 (4.44%) Teradata
8 2 (4.44%) Informatica
9 1 (2.22%) NetApp
9 1 (2.22%) Citrix
9 1 (2.22%) Avaya
9 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
9 1 (2.22%) Cognos
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (2.22%) Brocade
9 1 (2.22%) Netezza
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + on call + shift allowance
Posted: 7 days ago