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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 110 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 132 113 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.26% 2.03% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category 4.94% 4.27% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 79 94 112
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
2671 2646 2733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.81% 47.62% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 2170 2269
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -2 65 £42,500 -34.61% 2
Coventry +12 29 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Staffordshire +10 13 £35,000 -9.09%
Warwickshire -5 13 £42,500 +23.18% 1
Dudley - 1 - -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 90 (35.16%) VMware
2 86 (33.59%) Microsoft
3 70 (27.34%) Active Directory
4 69 (26.95%) Windows
5 68 (26.56%) HP
5 68 (26.56%) SAN
6 64 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 63 (24.61%) Oracle
8 62 (24.22%) ITIL
9 61 (23.83%) Linux
10 59 (23.05%) Finance
11 57 (22.27%) SQL
11 57 (22.27%) Citrix
11 57 (22.27%) Degree
12 56 (21.88%) Retail
13 51 (19.92%) Cisco
13 51 (19.92%) SQL Server
13 51 (19.92%) Windows Server
14 47 (18.36%) Presales
15 45 (17.58%) DNS
16 44 (17.19%) Line Management
16 44 (17.19%) Security Cleared
17 43 (16.80%) Service Delivery
18 42 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
19 41 (16.02%) Continuous Improvement
20 40 (15.63%) CMDB
20 40 (15.63%) Publishing
21 37 (14.45%) Symantec
22 36 (14.06%) Juniper
23 35 (13.67%) EMC

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 26 (10.16%) Apache
2 25 (9.77%) IBM Notes
3 24 (9.38%) IBM Domino
4 22 (8.59%) IIS
5 20 (7.81%) WebSphere
6 13 (5.08%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.52%) MS Exchange
8 6 (2.34%) CMS
9 4 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.56%) JBoss
9 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.56%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.56%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.78%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.78%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 33 (12.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.56%) MS Office
2 4 (1.56%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 12 (4.69%) Sentinel
2 6 (2.34%) Maximo
3 4 (1.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.78%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.39%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.38%) IaaS
2 23 (8.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (7.81%) PaaS
4 18 (7.03%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.56%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (26.56%) SAN
2 45 (17.58%) DNS
3 32 (12.50%) LAN
3 32 (12.50%) WAN
4 30 (11.72%) Firewall
5 24 (9.38%) DHCP
5 24 (9.38%) VPN
6 21 (8.20%) SSL
7 18 (7.03%) VLAN
8 12 (4.69%) HTTP
8 12 (4.69%) Internet
9 11 (4.30%) TCP/IP
10 9 (3.52%) ADSL
10 9 (3.52%) ICMP
10 9 (3.52%) Network Security
10 9 (3.52%) SMTP
10 9 (3.52%) Telnet
10 9 (3.52%) Wireless
11 8 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.28%) DB2
3 28 (10.94%) MySQL
4 15 (5.86%) IBM InfoSphere
5 9 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.13%) DataStage
7 7 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.56%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.17%) Big Data
10 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.78%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.56%) Log4j
3 3 (1.17%) AppScan
3 3 (1.17%) JIRA
4 1 (0.39%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.39%) Hudson
4 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.39%) JUnit
4 1 (0.39%) Maven
4 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 59 (23.05%) Finance
2 56 (21.88%) Retail
3 40 (15.63%) Publishing
4 16 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.08%) Legal
6 7 (2.73%) Banking
7 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.56%) Marketing
8 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (13.67%) Architect
2 33 (12.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 31 (12.11%) Analyst
4 28 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (10.55%) Backup Engineer
5 27 (10.55%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 27 (10.55%) Storage Engineer
5 27 (10.55%) Technical Specialist
6 24 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 22 (8.59%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 21 (8.20%) Developer
8 21 (8.20%) Support Engineer
9 14 (5.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.69%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 11 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 11 (4.30%) Infrastructure Support
11 11 (4.30%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 10 (3.91%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.81%) Web Services
2 13 (5.08%) XML
3 10 (3.91%) HTML
3 10 (3.91%) JSP
3 10 (3.91%) LAMP
4 9 (3.52%) Middleware
5 8 (3.13%) CSS
6 7 (2.73%) JMS
7 6 (2.34%) Spring
8 5 (1.95%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (1.56%) .NET
9 4 (1.56%) Apache Sling
9 4 (1.56%) OSGi
9 4 (1.56%) SOAP
9 4 (1.56%) Struts
9 4 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (1.17%) REST
11 2 (0.78%) Kafka
11 2 (0.78%) OpenCL
11 2 (0.78%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 64 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 40 (15.63%) CMDB
3 28 (10.94%) Computer Science
4 22 (8.59%) iSeries
5 17 (6.64%) AS400
6 12 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.91%) Clustering
7 10 (3.91%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.34%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.95%) DataPower
10 4 (1.56%) Social Media
11 3 (1.17%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.17%) Life Science
11 3 (1.17%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.17%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.78%) FMCG
12 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.78%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 69 (26.95%) Windows
2 61 (23.83%) Linux
3 51 (19.92%) Windows Server
4 26 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (10.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (9.38%) Unix
6 18 (7.03%) Solaris
7 16 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 15 (5.86%) Windows Vista
8 15 (5.86%) Windows XP
9 13 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (4.30%) SUSE
11 10 (3.91%) AIX
12 3 (1.17%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.78%) Android
13 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (24.22%) ITIL
2 47 (18.36%) Presales
3 44 (17.19%) Line Management
4 43 (16.80%) Service Delivery
5 41 (16.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 34 (13.28%) TOGAF
7 33 (12.89%) Technical Architecture
8 28 (10.94%) Requirements Analysis
8 28 (10.94%) Software Engineering
8 28 (10.94%) Zachman Framework
9 25 (9.77%) CRM
10 24 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
11 23 (8.98%) Project Management
12 21 (8.20%) Service Management
13 18 (7.03%) Customer Engagement
13 18 (7.03%) IT Governance
13 18 (7.03%) ITIL V3
13 18 (7.03%) Network Design
13 18 (7.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 57 (22.27%) SQL
2 24 (9.38%) Java
3 15 (5.86%) Shell Script
4 13 (5.08%) Perl
5 7 (2.73%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.73%) Korn
6 4 (1.56%) C
6 4 (1.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.17%) C++
8 2 (0.78%) Ruby
8 2 (0.78%) Scala
9 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.39%) Python
9 1 (0.39%) RPG
9 1 (0.39%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 57 (22.27%) Degree
2 44 (17.19%) Security Cleared
3 33 (12.89%) SC Cleared
4 28 (10.94%) ISEB
5 18 (7.03%) CCNA
5 18 (7.03%) CCNP
5 18 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (7.03%) PMI Certification
5 18 (7.03%) PMP
6 12 (4.69%) LPIC
7 11 (4.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (3.52%) CCDA
8 9 (3.52%) CCDP
9 5 (1.95%) CISSP
10 4 (1.56%) CEH
10 4 (1.56%) CISM
10 4 (1.56%) GIAC
11 3 (1.17%) CRISC
11 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.81%) SLA
2 11 (4.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.95%) GPG13
3 5 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.78%) COBIT
6 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 70 (27.34%) Active Directory
2 42 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 22 (8.59%) Firmware
5 18 (7.03%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (2.73%) NFS
6 7 (2.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (9.38%) WSUS
2 23 (8.98%) NetBackup
3 18 (7.03%) SCVMM
4 17 (6.64%) Oracle ZFS
4 17 (6.64%) SCCM
5 14 (5.47%) Tivoli
6 13 (5.08%) Backup Exec
7 12 (4.69%) SCOM
8 11 (4.30%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (4.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 10 (3.91%) Unicenter
10 9 (3.52%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (2.73%) Simpana
12 6 (2.34%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (2.34%) QRadar
13 4 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (1.17%) HP Fortify
14 3 (1.17%) MAILsweeper
14 3 (1.17%) WebInspect
15 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 90 (35.16%) VMware
2 86 (33.59%) Microsoft
3 68 (26.56%) HP
4 63 (24.61%) Oracle
5 57 (22.27%) Citrix
6 51 (19.92%) Cisco
7 37 (14.45%) Symantec
8 36 (14.06%) Juniper
9 35 (13.67%) EMC
10 31 (12.11%) NetApp
11 25 (9.77%) Red Hat
12 23 (8.98%) Acronis
13 19 (7.42%) CheckPoint
14 18 (7.03%) BMC
14 18 (7.03%) Sun
15 17 (6.64%) Veritas
16 11 (4.30%) Netezza
17 10 (3.91%) Brocade
17 10 (3.91%) CA
18 9 (3.52%) Avaya
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