The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 83 59
Rank change year-on-year 0 -24  
Permanent jobs citing IBM 50 61 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.55% 2.59% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 5.44% 5.54% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 45
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £32,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Birmingham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 919 1101 1004
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 46.86% 46.67% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 708 766 808
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

IBM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for IBM in Birmingham

IBM
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for IBM.

1 46 (50.55%) Data Centre
2 42 (46.15%) ITIL
3 41 (45.05%) Service Delivery
4 35 (38.46%) VMware
4 35 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (31.87%) Presales
6 28 (30.77%) Degree
6 28 (30.77%) Finance
6 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 27 (29.67%) SQL
7 27 (29.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (28.57%) Citrix
9 25 (27.47%) ITIL V3
9 25 (27.47%) CMDB
9 25 (27.47%) Line Management
10 24 (26.37%) IT Strategy
10 24 (26.37%) Publishing
10 24 (26.37%) Service Management
10 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
11 22 (24.18%) Cisco
11 22 (24.18%) HP
11 22 (24.18%) Security Cleared
12 21 (23.08%) DNS
13 20 (21.98%) Active Directory
13 20 (21.98%) SCCM
14 19 (20.88%) Retail
15 18 (19.78%) Firewall
16 17 (18.68%) Linux
16 17 (18.68%) SIEM
16 17 (18.68%) QRadar

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 13 (14.29%) IIS
2 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (10.99%) assyst
2 5 (5.49%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (4.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.10%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (13.19%) IaaS
4 12 (13.19%) PaaS
5 1 (1.10%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.08%) DNS
2 18 (19.78%) Firewall
3 13 (14.29%) SSL
4 8 (8.79%) DHCP
5 3 (3.30%) SAN
6 2 (2.20%) NAS
7 1 (1.10%) ATM
7 1 (1.10%) BGP
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.10%) FWSM
7 1 (1.10%) MPLS
7 1 (1.10%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.10%) Network Security
7 1 (1.10%) OSPF
7 1 (1.10%) SNMP
7 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.10%) VLAN
7 1 (1.10%) VPN
7 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.48%) DB2
2 15 (16.48%) MySQL
3 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.10%) OLAP
6 1 (1.10%) Power BI
6 1 (1.10%) Redis
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.99%) git-flow
4 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.10%) JUnit
4 1 (1.10%) Mockito
4 1 (1.10%) Selenium
4 1 (1.10%) Subversion
4 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.10%) TestNG
4 1 (1.10%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 28 (30.77%) Finance
2 24 (26.37%) Publishing
3 19 (20.88%) Retail
4 8 (8.79%) Banking
4 8 (8.79%) Marketing
5 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (19.78%) Developer
2 14 (15.38%) Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) Architect
3 13 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (10.99%) iOS Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Senior iOS Developer
5 9 (9.89%) Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Security Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Security Operations Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Account Manager
7 7 (7.69%) Sales Manager
7 7 (7.69%) Technical Leader
8 6 (6.59%) Head of Applications
9 4 (4.40%) Cognos Developer
9 4 (4.40%) SIEM Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Cognos BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) .NET
1 11 (12.09%) CSS
1 11 (12.09%) HTML
2 10 (10.99%) RESTful
3 1 (1.10%) Akka
3 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.10%) Dojo
3 1 (1.10%) DOM
3 1 (1.10%) Dropwizard
3 1 (1.10%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.10%) J2EE
3 1 (1.10%) JDBC
3 1 (1.10%) JPA
3 1 (1.10%) jQuery
3 1 (1.10%) JSF
3 1 (1.10%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.10%) REST
3 1 (1.10%) Spring
3 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (50.55%) Data Centre
2 25 (27.47%) CMDB
3 14 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 11 (12.09%) Management Information System
5 10 (10.99%) Cyber Attack
5 10 (10.99%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.20%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.20%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.10%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Linux
2 10 (10.99%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.20%) Solaris
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.15%) ITIL
2 41 (45.05%) Service Delivery
3 29 (31.87%) Presales
4 27 (29.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (27.47%) ITIL V3
5 25 (27.47%) Line Management
6 24 (26.37%) IT Strategy
6 24 (26.37%) Service Management
7 17 (18.68%) SIEM
8 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
9 13 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 13 (14.29%) Project Management
10 12 (13.19%) CRM
10 12 (13.19%) Customer Engagement
10 12 (13.19%) Data Protection
10 12 (13.19%) IT Governance
10 12 (13.19%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.67%) SQL
2 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.99%) Objective-C
4 3 (3.30%) Java
5 2 (2.20%) C#
6 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.10%) Delphi
6 1 (1.10%) PHP
6 1 (1.10%) Python
6 1 (1.10%) RPG
6 1 (1.10%) Scala
6 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (30.77%) Degree
2 22 (24.18%) Security Cleared
3 14 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 13 (14.29%) PMP
5 12 (13.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (13.19%) ISEB
5 12 (13.19%) LPIC
6 11 (12.09%) CISSP
7 10 (10.99%) CISM
7 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
8 7 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.10%) CCSE
10 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.10%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.10%) IISP
10 1 (1.10%) ISSAP
10 1 (1.10%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.30%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (3.30%) GPG13
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 19770
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (21.98%) Active Directory
3 13 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (13.19%) Firmware
5 8 (8.79%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (21.98%) SCCM
2 17 (18.68%) QRadar
3 14 (15.38%) NetBackup
4 13 (14.29%) SCVMM
5 12 (13.19%) Backup Exec
5 12 (13.19%) SCOM
6 7 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.20%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.20%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) VMware
2 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 26 (28.57%) Citrix
4 22 (24.18%) Cisco
4 22 (24.18%) HP
5 16 (17.58%) Oracle
6 15 (16.48%) NetApp
6 15 (16.48%) Red Hat
7 14 (15.38%) EMC
8 13 (14.29%) BMC
8 13 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 13 (14.29%) Juniper
9 8 (8.79%) Cognos
9 8 (8.79%) Dell
9 8 (8.79%) Forcepoint
10 7 (7.69%) hybris
10 7 (7.69%) McAfee
10 7 (7.69%) Symantec
11 3 (3.30%) LogRhythm
12 2 (2.20%) 3PAR
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