The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 119 101 118
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing IBM 129 148 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 2.77% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 4.54% 5.85% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 78 110 89
Median salary £42,000 £48,000 £42,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £31,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,875 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
IBM
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
2841 2532 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.17% 47.32% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2137 2104 1910
Median salary £40,000 £38,625 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% -0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £57,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IBM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IBM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IBM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IBM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
Birmingham -20 75 £43,750 +2.94% 6
Warwickshire -9 26 £42,000 +27.27% 1
Coventry -5 18 £40,500 -26.36% 3
Worcestershire - 3 £30,750 -
Shropshire - 1 £36,000 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for IBM.

1 93 (41.33%) Microsoft
1 93 (41.33%) VMware
2 70 (31.11%) HP
3 68 (30.22%) Cisco
4 62 (27.56%) Oracle
5 59 (26.22%) Windows
6 54 (24.00%) Data Centre
7 51 (22.67%) Juniper
8 47 (20.89%) Active Directory
9 44 (19.56%) Linux
10 41 (18.22%) LAN
10 41 (18.22%) WAN
11 39 (17.33%) Security Cleared
12 38 (16.89%) SC Cleared
13 37 (16.44%) Citrix
13 37 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
14 36 (16.00%) Windows Server
15 35 (15.56%) SAN
15 35 (15.56%) CCNP
15 35 (15.56%) SQL Server
15 35 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 33 (14.67%) ITIL
16 33 (14.67%) CCNA
16 33 (14.67%) NetApp
17 32 (14.22%) SQL
18 31 (13.78%) Network Design
19 30 (13.33%) Java
20 29 (12.89%) Symantec
20 29 (12.89%) Degree
21 28 (12.44%) WebSphere

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 28 (12.44%) WebSphere
2 17 (7.56%) CMS
3 14 (6.22%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.78%) Apache
5 10 (4.44%) Apache Spark
5 10 (4.44%) Confluence
5 10 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (3.56%) IBM Notes
7 6 (2.67%) IBM Domino
8 4 (1.78%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.33%) JBoss
9 3 (1.33%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.89%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.89%) IIS
10 2 (0.89%) Liferay
10 2 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.89%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 20 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.44%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 3 (1.33%) Maximo
2 2 (0.89%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.89%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.44%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.11%) IaaS
1 16 (7.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.67%) PaaS
3 12 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (4.44%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.33%) Office 365
6 2 (0.89%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.44%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.44%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.22%) LAN
1 41 (18.22%) WAN
2 35 (15.56%) SAN
3 28 (12.44%) DNS
4 19 (8.44%) VLAN
5 18 (8.00%) ADSL
5 18 (8.00%) Wireless
6 16 (7.11%) Internet
7 7 (3.11%) Firewall
8 4 (1.78%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.78%) DHCP
8 4 (1.78%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (1.78%) Network Security
8 4 (1.78%) VPN
9 2 (0.89%) 3G
9 2 (0.89%) 4G
9 2 (0.89%) HTTP
9 2 (0.89%) VoIP
10 1 (0.44%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.44%) Symposium
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.78%) DB2
3 21 (9.33%) MySQL
4 17 (7.56%) Big Data
5 12 (5.33%) IBM InfoSphere
6 11 (4.89%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.44%) Apache Accumulo
7 10 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (4.44%) Hadoop
7 10 (4.44%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.89%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.44%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.44%) DataStage
10 1 (0.44%) Informix
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (4.44%) JIRA
2 5 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.89%) AppScan
4 2 (0.89%) JUnit
4 2 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.44%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.44%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (0.44%) jMock
5 1 (0.44%) JSUnit
5 1 (0.44%) Maven
5 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 24 (10.67%) Retail
2 22 (9.78%) Telecoms
3 21 (9.33%) Publishing
4 17 (7.56%) Finance
5 10 (4.44%) Marketing
6 3 (1.33%) Automotive
6 3 (1.33%) Banking
6 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.89%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (21.78%) Analyst
2 29 (12.89%) Support Analyst
3 27 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 26 (11.56%) Backup Engineer
4 26 (11.56%) Developer
4 26 (11.56%) Storage Engineer
5 25 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (11.11%) Network Analyst
6 24 (10.67%) Architect
7 22 (9.78%) Network Engineer
8 18 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 17 (7.56%) Support Engineer
10 15 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (6.22%) Network Support
11 14 (6.22%) Network Support Analyst
11 14 (6.22%) Wintel Analyst
12 13 (5.78%) Wintel Support
12 13 (5.78%) Wintel Support Analyst
13 12 (5.33%) Server Analyst
13 12 (5.33%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.22%) Web Services
2 11 (4.89%) CSS
2 11 (4.89%) Middleware
3 10 (4.44%) HTML
3 10 (4.44%) Kafka
3 10 (4.44%) OpenCL
3 10 (4.44%) ZeroMQ
4 8 (3.56%) LAMP
5 7 (3.11%) SOAP
6 6 (2.67%) .NET
6 6 (2.67%) REST
7 5 (2.22%) RESTful
8 4 (1.78%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (1.78%) Spring
9 3 (1.33%) Apache Sling
9 3 (1.33%) JSP
9 3 (1.33%) OSGi
9 3 (1.33%) Struts
9 3 (1.33%) WebCenter
9 3 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 21 (9.33%) CMDB
2 21 (9.33%) Computer Science
3 19 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.67%) iSeries
5 10 (4.44%) Internet of Things
5 10 (4.44%) VHDL
6 8 (3.56%) AS400
6 8 (3.56%) Clustering
7 6 (2.67%) DataPower
8 5 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.78%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.33%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.33%) Social Media
11 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.89%) EPoS
11 2 (0.89%) FMCG
11 2 (0.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 59 (26.22%) Windows
2 44 (19.56%) Linux
3 36 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 27 (12.00%) Unix
5 11 (4.89%) Solaris
6 10 (4.44%) AIX
6 10 (4.44%) Mac OS X
7 9 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.56%) SUSE
8 8 (3.56%) Windows Vista
8 8 (3.56%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.89%) VMS
11 1 (0.44%) Android
11 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.67%) ITIL
2 31 (13.78%) Network Design
3 26 (11.56%) Analytics
4 25 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 25 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 24 (10.67%) Line Management
6 23 (10.22%) TOGAF
7 22 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (9.78%) Software Engineering
8 21 (9.33%) Presales
9 20 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 20 (8.89%) Zachman Framework
10 18 (8.00%) Project Management
11 17 (7.56%) CRM
12 16 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (5.78%) Service Management
15 12 (5.33%) IT Governance
15 12 (5.33%) OO
15 12 (5.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.22%) SQL
2 30 (13.33%) Java
3 20 (8.89%) Perl
4 13 (5.78%) C++
5 12 (5.33%) C
6 11 (4.89%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.44%) Ruby
7 10 (4.44%) Scala
8 9 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.33%) C#
9 3 (1.33%) Korn
10 2 (0.89%) COBOL
10 2 (0.89%) JCL
10 2 (0.89%) RPG
10 2 (0.89%) VC++
11 1 (0.44%) Clojure
11 1 (0.44%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.44%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 38 (16.89%) SC Cleared
3 37 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (15.56%) CCNP
5 33 (14.67%) CCNA
6 29 (12.89%) Degree
7 21 (9.33%) CCDA
7 21 (9.33%) CCDP
8 20 (8.89%) ISEB
9 12 (5.33%) PMI Certification
9 12 (5.33%) PMP
10 10 (4.44%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.78%) CCIE
11 4 (1.78%) MCSE
11 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.33%) CEH
12 3 (1.33%) CISSP
12 3 (1.33%) GIAC
12 3 (1.33%) MCITP
12 3 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.33%) SLA
2 2 (0.89%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.89%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (20.89%) Active Directory
2 35 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (4.00%) Firmware
5 6 (2.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.78%) vSphere
6 4 (1.78%) XenApp
7 3 (1.33%) NFS
7 3 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.89%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 2 (0.89%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (5.33%) NetBackup
1 12 (5.33%) SCVMM
2 11 (4.89%) Oracle ZFS
3 9 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (4.00%) WSUS
4 8 (3.56%) Unicenter
5 4 (1.78%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.78%) SCCM
5 4 (1.78%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.33%) Simpana
7 2 (0.89%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.89%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.44%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.44%) Nagios
8 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.44%) OpenView
8 1 (0.44%) SCOM
8 1 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 93 (41.33%) Microsoft
1 93 (41.33%) VMware
2 70 (31.11%) HP
3 68 (30.22%) Cisco
4 62 (27.56%) Oracle
5 51 (22.67%) Juniper
6 37 (16.44%) Citrix
7 33 (14.67%) NetApp
8 29 (12.89%) Symantec
9 21 (9.33%) Avaya
9 21 (9.33%) Meraki
10 17 (7.56%) EMC
11 13 (5.78%) Sun
12 12 (5.33%) BMC
12 12 (5.33%) CheckPoint
13 11 (4.89%) Veritas
14 10 (4.44%) ATG
14 10 (4.44%) Atlassian
14 10 (4.44%) Google
14 10 (4.44%) hybris
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Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +£7k probationary bonus, car allow,
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago