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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 71 58 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +31
Permanent jobs citing IBM 28 41 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.00% 3.34% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.14% 6.77% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 7
Average salary £36,000 £38,783 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.17% -16.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £33,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
677 606 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.46% 49.43% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 545 499 509
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

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
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 21 April 2015. 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 -24 28 £36,000 -7.17% 2
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UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 42 (63.64%) Windows
2 41 (62.12%) VMware
2 41 (62.12%) WebSphere
3 40 (60.61%) AS400
3 40 (60.61%) Finance
4 39 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 31 (46.97%) Linux
6 25 (37.88%) Advertising
6 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
6 25 (37.88%) OS/400
7 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 20 (30.30%) HTTP
9 20 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (30.30%) IBM HTTP Server
9 20 (30.30%) VCP5
9 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (25.76%) DNS
11 14 (21.21%) DHCP
12 12 (18.18%) Cisco
13 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 11 (16.67%) Marketing
13 11 (16.67%) PaaS
13 11 (16.67%) Mobile Marketing
13 11 (16.67%) Big Data
13 11 (16.67%) Mentoring
14 10 (15.15%) iSeries
14 10 (15.15%) Data Mining

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 41 (62.12%) WebSphere
2 20 (30.30%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.58%) IIS
4 5 (7.58%) Apache
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) HTTP
2 17 (25.76%) DNS
3 14 (21.21%) DHCP
4 8 (12.12%) SAN
5 7 (10.61%) MPLS
6 6 (9.09%) BGP
6 6 (9.09%) IPv4
6 6 (9.09%) IPv6
6 6 (9.09%) VPLS
7 5 (7.58%) NAS
8 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.55%) Kerberos
9 3 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (3.03%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.03%) VPN
10 2 (3.03%) VLAN
10 2 (3.03%) Firewall
10 2 (3.03%) Wireless
11 1 (1.52%) SSH
11 1 (1.52%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) Big Data
3 10 (15.15%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.52%) DataStage
6 1 (1.52%) QlikView
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (60.61%) Finance
2 25 (37.88%) Advertising
3 11 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (21.21%) Technical Consultant
2 14 (21.21%) Administrator
2 14 (21.21%) Consultant
3 10 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.61%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Technical Support
5 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.06%) Server Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Server Support
7 4 (6.06%) Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) CSS
1 3 (4.55%) JDBC
1 3 (4.55%) JSP
1 3 (4.55%) Struts
1 3 (4.55%) XML
1 3 (4.55%) HTML
1 3 (4.55%) Ajax
2 2 (3.03%) LAMP
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (60.61%) AS400
2 10 (15.15%) iSeries
3 4 (6.06%) PDA
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (63.64%) Windows
2 39 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (46.97%) Linux
4 25 (37.88%) OS/400
5 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (10.61%) UNIX
8 5 (7.58%) AIX
9 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (4.55%) CentOS
11 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
11 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 11 (16.67%) Mobile Marketing
1 11 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 8 (12.12%) Low Latency
3 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 3 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (3.03%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.52%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.52%) Network Management
7 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.52%) Data Governance
7 1 (1.52%) ETL
7 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.52%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.52%) Information Management
7 1 (1.52%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) COBOL
1 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.55%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) Java
2 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.55%) Perl
2 3 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) PHP
3 1 (1.52%) RPG
3 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 20 (30.30%) VCP5
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.58%) CCIE
3 3 (4.55%) CCNP
4 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 2 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.03%) RHCE
5 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.58%) Xen
4 3 (4.55%) Squid
5 2 (3.03%) NFS
6 1 (1.52%) Samba
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) iptables
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (62.12%) VMware
2 39 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco
4 5 (7.58%) HP
5 4 (6.06%) Dell
5 4 (6.06%) Sun
5 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle
7 2 (3.03%) EMC
7 2 (3.03%) Avaya
7 2 (3.03%) Verint
7 2 (3.03%) Informatica
8 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.52%) Cognos
8 1 (1.52%) Teradata
8 1 (1.52%) Brocade
8 1 (1.52%) Netezza
8 1 (1.52%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.52%) ProCurve
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