The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BMC products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BMC over the 3 months to 27 August 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 BMC Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BMC
Rank 186 189 195
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing BMC 25 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.38% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.75% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 4
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +68.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
BMC
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2762 2794 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.41% 50.62% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2279 2391 2069
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

BMC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

BMC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BMC
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

BMC Salary Trend in the West Midlands

BMC
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BMC across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

BMC Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

BMC
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BMC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Birmingham -2 11 £70,000 +40.00%
Warwickshire +13 7 £33,000 -14.28% 1
Solihull - 3 £55,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £38,750 -
Coventry 0 1 - -
BMC
England

BMC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BMC 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 BMC.

1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 14 (50.00%) Remedy
2 14 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (46.43%) CMDB
4 11 (39.29%) Migration
5 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
6 9 (32.14%) Service Management
6 9 (32.14%) Lotus
6 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 9 (32.14%) Intel
6 9 (32.14%) Tivoli
6 9 (32.14%) BMC PATROL
6 9 (32.14%) Control-M
6 9 (32.14%) UNIX
6 9 (32.14%) IBM Notes
7 8 (28.57%) Change Management
7 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
7 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
7 8 (28.57%) Supplier Management
7 8 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (28.57%) Release Management
7 8 (28.57%) Data Migration
7 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
8 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 6 (21.43%) SLA
8 6 (21.43%) MS Office
9 5 (17.86%) IBM
9 5 (17.86%) MVS
9 5 (17.86%) Middleware

BMC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BMC 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 BMC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (32.14%) IBM Notes
2 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (14.29%) Maximo
2 4 (14.29%) assyst
3 1 (3.57%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) OSPF
1 1 (3.57%) BGP
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) DB2
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 5 (17.86%) Computer Operator
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.57%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Metrics Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) CMDB
2 5 (17.86%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (17.86%) Mainframe
3 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
4 2 (7.14%) AS400
5 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) UNIX
2 5 (17.86%) MVS
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Migration
3 9 (32.14%) Service Management
4 8 (28.57%) Change Management
4 8 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 8 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 8 (28.57%) Release Management
4 8 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Workflow
7 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Tivoli
1 9 (32.14%) BMC PATROL
1 9 (32.14%) Control-M
2 1 (3.57%) OPNET
2 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Remedy
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Intel
2 9 (32.14%) Lotus
3 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) Nokia
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas
5 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) F5