The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 72 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 34 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.65% 0.66% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.87% 1.52% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 9
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
698 526 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 54.36% 43.47% 46.02%
Number of salaries quoted 608 458 456
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

IBM
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

IBM Salary Trend in West Sussex

IBM
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in West Sussex

IBM
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Crawley +24 30 £44,500 +11.25%
Gatwick - 2 £57,500 -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 36 (62.07%) Finance
2 31 (53.45%) Server Building
3 26 (44.83%) Windows
4 20 (34.48%) VMware
4 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (32.76%) Data Centre
6 18 (31.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (31.03%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (31.03%) vSphere
6 18 (31.03%) DNS
6 18 (31.03%) DHCP
6 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 18 (31.03%) HP
7 17 (29.31%) Cognos
7 17 (29.31%) Back Office
7 17 (29.31%) Online Betting
8 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
8 15 (25.86%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
8 15 (25.86%) ITIL
8 15 (25.86%) SQL
9 14 (24.14%) Symantec
9 14 (24.14%) Mainframe
9 14 (24.14%) NetBackup
10 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
10 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (20.69%) SDLC
11 12 (20.69%) DB2
11 12 (20.69%) HTML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 15 (25.86%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (17.24%) CICS
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) FileNet
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) DHCP
1 18 (31.03%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.45%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) LAN
2 2 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (20.69%) DB2
4 2 (3.45%) DTS
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.17%) Subversion
2 3 (5.17%) Maven
General
1 36 (62.07%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Online Betting
2 17 (29.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Analyst
2 26 (44.83%) Senior Analyst
3 18 (31.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 17 (29.31%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 13 (22.41%) Senior SQL DBA
5 13 (22.41%) Senior DBA
5 13 (22.41%) Senior SQL Server DBA
5 13 (22.41%) SQL DBA
5 13 (22.41%) Developer
5 13 (22.41%) SQL Server DBA
5 13 (22.41%) DBA
6 10 (17.24%) Mainframe Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Applications Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Support Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) Senior Support Analyst
7 9 (15.52%) Production Support Analyst
8 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analyst
8 7 (12.07%) Technical Support
8 7 (12.07%) Server Support
8 7 (12.07%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) HTML
2 10 (17.24%) ISPF
3 9 (15.52%) JSON
4 3 (5.17%) .NET
4 3 (5.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Data Centre
2 14 (24.14%) Mainframe
3 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.17%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (5.17%) User Experience
6 2 (3.45%) AS400
7 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Windows
2 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (17.24%) zOS
4 8 (13.79%) UNIX
5 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Server Building
2 18 (31.03%) Root Cause Analysis
3 15 (25.86%) ITIL
4 12 (20.69%) SDLC
5 11 (18.97%) Patch Management
5 11 (18.97%) Server Patching
6 9 (15.52%) Project Planning
7 7 (12.07%) Migration
8 4 (6.90%) Line Management
9 3 (5.17%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.17%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
10 2 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.45%) Data Centre Operations
11 1 (1.72%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (1.72%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) Assembly Language
2 10 (17.24%) JCL
3 9 (15.52%) REXX
3 9 (15.52%) PL/1
3 9 (15.52%) COBOL
4 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.90%) Java
6 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.17%) C
7 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) MCSE
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (31.03%) vSphere
2 18 (31.03%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 10 (17.24%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
4 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) NetBackup
2 11 (18.97%) WSUS
2 11 (18.97%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.45%) SCCM
3 2 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) VMware
2 18 (31.03%) HP
3 17 (29.31%) Cognos
4 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
5 14 (24.14%) Symantec
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco
7 2 (3.45%) Intel
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix
7 2 (3.45%) Mitel