The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 17 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.86% 1.89% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 2.94% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -3.33%
IBM
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 51.43% 64.15% 59.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 17
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £36,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

IBM
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

IBM Salary Trend in West Lothian

IBM
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Livingston - 2 £70,000 -
IBM
Scotland

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) HNC
1 4 (100.00%) HND
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Intel
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) MOS
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) HNC
1 4 (100.00%) HND
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MOS
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) VTSP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Intel
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) VMware