The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wales region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 58 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 42 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.47% 0.72% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 7.08% 1.61% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 14
Average salary £38,783 £46,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.59% +39.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,850 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
593 559 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.05% 44.76% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 489 516 488
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
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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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
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South Wales +30 40 £38,783 -16.59% 2
West Wales - 1 £52,500 -
IBM
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IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (42.25%) Java
2 27 (38.03%) SAN
2 27 (38.03%) Cisco
3 25 (35.21%) J2EE
3 25 (35.21%) Hibernate
3 25 (35.21%) Spring
4 24 (33.80%) Unit Testing
5 23 (32.39%) SQL
6 22 (30.99%) HP
7 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
8 17 (23.94%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (23.94%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (23.94%) WebSphere
9 16 (22.54%) Degree
9 16 (22.54%) EMC NetWorker
9 16 (22.54%) Brocade
9 16 (22.54%) HP Data Protector
9 16 (22.54%) Fibre Channel
9 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
9 16 (22.54%) CSS
9 16 (22.54%) JSP
9 16 (22.54%) HTML
9 16 (22.54%) XML
9 16 (22.54%) Tomcat
9 16 (22.54%) EMC
9 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
9 16 (22.54%) RDBMS
9 16 (22.54%) Sun
9 16 (22.54%) Eclipse
9 16 (22.54%) BMC

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (23.94%) WebSphere Application Server
1 17 (23.94%) WebSphere
2 16 (22.54%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.68%) FileNet
4 8 (11.27%) LiveCycle
5 7 (9.86%) Confluence
6 5 (7.04%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
7 3 (4.23%) Apache
8 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.03%) SAN
2 16 (22.54%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
3 12 (16.90%) Firewall
4 4 (5.63%) SNMP
5 3 (4.23%) DVB
5 3 (4.23%) VPN
5 3 (4.23%) DNS
5 3 (4.23%) VoIP
5 3 (4.23%) DHCP
5 3 (4.23%) FTP
5 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.82%) NAS
6 2 (2.82%) Wireless
6 2 (2.82%) Internet
7 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
2 16 (22.54%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.27%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.86%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Eclipse
2 15 (21.13%) Rational Application Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Maven
3 8 (11.27%) Subversion
3 8 (11.27%) Jenkins
4 7 (9.86%) Hudson
4 7 (9.86%) JIRA
5 5 (7.04%) ClearCase
5 5 (7.04%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (2.82%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (1.41%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
1 15 (21.13%) Banking
2 14 (19.72%) Legal
3 11 (15.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) Consultant
3 12 (16.90%) Programmer
4 11 (15.49%) SAN Consultant
5 10 (14.08%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (9.86%) Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Java Programmer
7 6 (8.45%) Java Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Developer Analyst
7 6 (8.45%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Test Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 5 (7.04%) Release Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (7.04%) Build and Release Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Backup Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) J2EE
1 25 (35.21%) Hibernate
1 25 (35.21%) Spring
2 16 (22.54%) CSS
2 16 (22.54%) JSP
2 16 (22.54%) HTML
2 16 (22.54%) XML
3 9 (12.68%) SOAP
3 9 (12.68%) JSF
4 8 (11.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (11.27%) XSLT
4 8 (11.27%) Web Services
5 1 (1.41%) J2SE
5 1 (1.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Statistics
2 9 (12.68%) Open Source
3 6 (8.45%) Clustering
4 4 (5.63%) DTV
5 3 (4.23%) STB
6 2 (2.82%) PKI
6 2 (2.82%) Replication
7 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) Linux
3 11 (15.49%) UNIX
4 9 (12.68%) AIX
5 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) Unit Testing
2 17 (23.94%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (21.13%) RAD
4 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
4 13 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (14.08%) Information Management
6 9 (12.68%) Scrum
6 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.27%) TDD
7 8 (11.27%) Pair Programming
7 8 (11.27%) Release Management
7 8 (11.27%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (11.27%) OO
7 8 (11.27%) DSDM
7 8 (11.27%) RUP
7 8 (11.27%) SOA
8 7 (9.86%) Regression Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) Java
2 23 (32.39%) SQL
3 8 (11.27%) Clojure
3 8 (11.27%) Scala
3 8 (11.27%) Groovy
4 7 (9.86%) Perl
4 7 (9.86%) Python
5 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
2 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) CCNA
4 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.23%) MCSE
4 3 (4.23%) MCSA
5 2 (2.82%) CISSP
5 2 (2.82%) GCIA
5 2 (2.82%) GCFW
5 2 (2.82%) GCWN
5 2 (2.82%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.41%) XenApp
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) EMC NetWorker
1 16 (22.54%) HP Data Protector
1 16 (22.54%) BMC PATROL
1 16 (22.54%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.23%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.41%) Netcool
3 1 (1.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (1.41%) OpenView
3 1 (1.41%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Cisco
2 22 (30.99%) HP
3 16 (22.54%) Brocade
3 16 (22.54%) EMC
3 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.54%) Sun
3 16 (22.54%) BMC
3 16 (22.54%) Hitachi
3 16 (22.54%) NetApp
4 13 (18.31%) Dell
5 12 (16.90%) Oracle
6 9 (12.68%) VMware
6 9 (12.68%) Adobe
7 8 (11.27%) Twitter
7 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
8 6 (8.45%) Sybase
9 3 (4.23%) Juniper
10 2 (2.82%) Trend Micro
10 2 (2.82%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.82%) Citrix
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K (depending upon experience) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago