The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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.

IBM
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 33
Permanent jobs citing IBM 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast - 1.47% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.86% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £34,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.19%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

IBM is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 76 70 97
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 50.00% 51.47% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56 61 38
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing IBM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Belfast

IBM
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM in Belfast.

Salary trend for IBM in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for IBM.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
1 1 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Forcepoint
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Snow
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec