Period
to 20 February 2018

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 6 months to 20 February 2018 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
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 73 137
Rank change year-on-year -62 +64 -60
Permanent jobs citing IBM 49 144 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.33% 3.47% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.66% 7.41% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 51 50
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -35.71%
10th Percentile £35,625 £27,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £80,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.21% +10.59% -22.73%

IBM is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,845 1,943 1,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.16% 46.82% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,248 1,349 1,523
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -3.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,870 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for IBM.

1 25 (51.02%) Data Centre
2 23 (46.94%) Presales
3 21 (42.86%) ITIL
4 18 (36.73%) ITIL V3
4 18 (36.73%) Incident Management
5 15 (30.61%) SIEM
5 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
5 15 (30.61%) CISSP
5 15 (30.61%) QRadar
6 14 (28.57%) Juniper
6 14 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 14 (28.57%) Cisco
6 14 (28.57%) DNS
7 13 (26.53%) VMware
7 13 (26.53%) VPN
8 12 (24.49%) SSL
8 12 (24.49%) CCNP
8 12 (24.49%) CCDP
8 12 (24.49%) LAN
8 12 (24.49%) WLAN
8 12 (24.49%) WAN
8 12 (24.49%) DHCP
8 12 (24.49%) Ethernet
8 12 (24.49%) SNMP
8 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
8 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (24.49%) IIS
8 12 (24.49%) Oracle
8 12 (24.49%) Windows
8 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce

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 12 (24.49%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.12%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) assyst
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.12%) GitHub
3 3 (6.12%) IaaS
3 3 (6.12%) PaaS
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.08%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (4.08%) Office 365
5 1 (2.04%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) DNS
2 13 (26.53%) VPN
3 12 (24.49%) BGP
3 12 (24.49%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (24.49%) DHCP
3 12 (24.49%) Ethernet
3 12 (24.49%) FWSM
3 12 (24.49%) LAN
3 12 (24.49%) MPLS
3 12 (24.49%) Network Security
3 12 (24.49%) OSPF
3 12 (24.49%) SNMP
3 12 (24.49%) SSL
3 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
3 12 (24.49%) VLAN
3 12 (24.49%) WAN
3 12 (24.49%) Wireshark
3 12 (24.49%) WLAN
4 10 (20.41%) SAN
5 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) DB2
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) Cognos Report Studio
3 3 (6.12%) DataStage
3 3 (6.12%) DecisionStream
3 3 (6.12%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
1 5 (10.20%) HP UFT
1 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.20%) JUnit
1 5 (10.20%) Protractor
1 5 (10.20%) Ranorex
1 5 (10.20%) Selenium
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Publishing
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Architect
2 14 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (24.49%) Security Architect
3 12 (24.49%) Security Solutions Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Consultant
5 7 (14.29%) Lead Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Automation Test Lead
6 5 (10.20%) Test Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Test Automation Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Presales Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Server Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Solutions Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Analytics Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Security Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Security Operations Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Storage Presales Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
1 5 (10.20%) Node.js
1 5 (10.20%) WPF
2 3 (6.12%) RESTful
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) EDI
3 1 (2.04%) EDIFACT
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Data Centre
2 12 (24.49%) Cyberthreat
2 12 (24.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 5 (10.20%) iSeries
4 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
5 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.12%) CMDB
6 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.12%) Cyberattack
6 3 (6.12%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (4.08%) PKI
8 1 (2.04%) FMCG
8 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
8 1 (2.04%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.12%) AIX
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Debian
4 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.08%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) HPUX
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Presales
2 21 (42.86%) ITIL
3 18 (36.73%) Incident Management
3 18 (36.73%) ITIL V3
4 15 (30.61%) SIEM
5 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
5 12 (24.49%) Load Balancing
5 12 (24.49%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 12 (24.49%) Network Design
5 12 (24.49%) Software Optimisation
5 12 (24.49%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
6 9 (18.37%) Service Management
7 7 (14.29%) Project Management
8 6 (12.24%) Analytics
9 5 (10.20%) BDD
9 5 (10.20%) Functional Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) C#
1 5 (10.20%) Delphi
1 5 (10.20%) Groovy
1 5 (10.20%) Java
1 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.20%) RPG
1 5 (10.20%) Scala
2 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) CISSP
2 12 (24.49%) CCDP
2 12 (24.49%) CCNP
2 12 (24.49%) CCSE
2 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (24.49%) IISP
2 12 (24.49%) ISSAP
2 12 (24.49%) JNCIP
3 8 (16.33%) Degree
4 5 (10.20%) HP ASE
4 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
4 5 (10.20%) MCP
4 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.12%) CISM
5 3 (6.12%) ISEB
5 3 (6.12%) MCSE
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.12%) PMP
5 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) Docker
2 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) QRadar
2 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.08%) IBM BigFix
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.08%) PowerCLI
4 2 (4.08%) SCCM
4 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.08%) WSUS
5 1 (2.04%) FlexNet
5 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco
2 14 (28.57%) Juniper
3 13 (26.53%) VMware
4 12 (24.49%) Forcepoint
4 12 (24.49%) Fortinet
4 12 (24.49%) LogRhythm
4 12 (24.49%) Oracle
4 12 (24.49%) Splunk
4 12 (24.49%) Tufin
5 11 (22.45%) HP
6 10 (20.41%) NetApp
7 8 (16.33%) Citrix
8 4 (8.16%) Cognos
8 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.16%) ServiceNow
9 3 (6.12%) Capita
9 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (6.12%) SolarWinds