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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 84 81 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 14 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.09% 1.71% 3.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 3.61% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 35
Median salary £53,750 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.30% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £39,980 £52,500
UK excluding London median 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
555 638 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 43.06% 47.43% 46.48%
Number of salaries quoted 457 522 517
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Wales

IBM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales -11 10 £62,500 +73.61%
North Wales - 1 £42,500 -
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for IBM.

1 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.30%) Advertising
3 25 (37.31%) Apache
4 24 (35.82%) PaaS
5 22 (32.84%) Linux
6 21 (31.34%) Big Data
7 19 (28.36%) Marketing
8 18 (26.87%) SAN
9 17 (25.37%) EMC
9 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
9 17 (25.37%) NFS
9 17 (25.37%) Mobile Marketing
10 16 (23.88%) Data Mining
10 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
10 16 (23.88%) Degree
11 15 (22.39%) Oracle
12 13 (19.40%) DNS
13 12 (17.91%) Finance
13 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
13 12 (17.91%) SQL
13 12 (17.91%) iSCSI
13 12 (17.91%) Low Latency
13 12 (17.91%) High Availability
13 12 (17.91%) NAS
14 11 (16.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (16.42%) Squid
14 11 (16.42%) Retail
14 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
15 10 (14.93%) ITIL
15 10 (14.93%) Windows

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 25 (37.31%) Apache
2 10 (14.93%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.46%) NetWeaver
4 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.49%) JBoss
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.82%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) SAN
2 13 (19.40%) DNS
3 12 (17.91%) iSCSI
3 12 (17.91%) NAS
4 10 (14.93%) Kerberos
4 10 (14.93%) Network Security
4 10 (14.93%) OpenLDAP
4 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.45%) GGSN
5 7 (10.45%) SGSN
6 2 (2.99%) DHCP
6 2 (2.99%) Firewall
6 2 (2.99%) Internet
6 2 (2.99%) LAN
6 2 (2.99%) SSH
6 2 (2.99%) SSL
6 2 (2.99%) Telnet
6 2 (2.99%) VLAN
6 2 (2.99%) VPN
6 2 (2.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) Big Data
2 16 (23.88%) Data Mining
3 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
4 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.48%) MS Access
6 3 (4.48%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) DataStage
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.49%) QlikView
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) Maven
3 2 (2.99%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (40.30%) Advertising
2 19 (28.36%) Marketing
3 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
4 12 (17.91%) Finance
5 11 (16.42%) Retail
6 2 (2.99%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Administrator
2 13 (19.40%) Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Technical Manager
5 10 (14.93%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (14.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (14.93%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (13.43%) Systems Support
7 8 (11.94%) Development Manager
7 8 (11.94%) Support Manager
7 8 (11.94%) Systems Development Manager
7 8 (11.94%) Systems Manager
7 8 (11.94%) Systems Support Manager
8 7 (10.45%) Architect
8 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
8 7 (10.45%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (10.45%) Technical Project Manager
9 6 (8.96%) Technical Support
10 5 (7.46%) Security Analyst
10 5 (7.46%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) Middleware
2 8 (11.94%) HTML
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (10.45%) Apache Flex
4 5 (7.46%) CSS
4 5 (7.46%) SAP Basis
5 4 (5.97%) Ajax
5 4 (5.97%) Apache Camel
5 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.97%) Java EE
5 4 (5.97%) JPA
5 4 (5.97%) JSF
5 4 (5.97%) JSP
5 4 (5.97%) RichFaces
5 4 (5.97%) Spring
5 4 (5.97%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (5.97%) Struts
5 4 (5.97%) Web Services
5 4 (5.97%) XML
6 3 (4.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) CLARiiON
1 5 (7.46%) iSeries
2 3 (4.48%) AS400
2 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.48%) Health Informatics
2 3 (4.48%) Informatics
2 3 (4.48%) Life Science
2 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.48%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) CMDB
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Linux
2 11 (16.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (14.93%) CentOS
3 10 (14.93%) Windows
4 7 (10.45%) Solaris
4 7 (10.45%) Unix
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.49%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
2 17 (25.37%) Mobile Marketing
3 12 (17.91%) High Availability
3 12 (17.91%) Low Latency
4 10 (14.93%) ITIL
5 9 (13.43%) Project Management
5 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
6 8 (11.94%) Logistics
7 6 (8.96%) Business Development
7 6 (8.96%) Presales
7 6 (8.96%) Scrum
7 6 (8.96%) UML
8 5 (7.46%) Business Continuity
8 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.46%) Information Security
8 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) Java
3 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.97%) C
5 3 (4.48%) C++
5 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.48%) VBA
6 1 (1.49%) COBOL
6 1 (1.49%) JCL
6 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.49%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) CISMP
4 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.99%) HND
6 1 (1.49%) CCIE
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) VCP5
6 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
2 5 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) NFS
2 11 (16.42%) Squid
3 6 (8.96%) Samba
3 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
6 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.99%) iptables
7 2 (2.99%) vSphere
8 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.49%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Tivoli
1 6 (8.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (2.99%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.99%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
3 2 (2.99%) WSUS
4 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.49%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (1.49%) CA Endevor
4 1 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.49%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) EMC
2 15 (22.39%) Oracle
3 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
4 7 (10.45%) VMware
5 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.96%) SAP
5 6 (8.96%) Veritas
6 5 (7.46%) Axway
6 5 (7.46%) HP
6 5 (7.46%) Sun
7 4 (5.97%) Cisco
8 3 (4.48%) BMC
8 3 (4.48%) Informatica
8 3 (4.48%) Remedy
8 3 (4.48%) Teradata
8 3 (4.48%) Xamarin
9 2 (2.99%) Avaya
9 2 (2.99%) Talend
10 1 (1.49%) NetApp
10 1 (1.49%) Symantec