Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 82 112
Rank change year-on-year -71 +30 +3
Permanent jobs citing IBM 41 161 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.07% 3.38% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 7.17% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 55 71
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -30.77% -
10th Percentile £39,250 £28,700 £36,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -19.08% +1.76% -10.53%

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 1818 2247 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 47.25% 47.21% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1464 1603
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% -1.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,925 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
2 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) VMware
3 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
3 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (24.39%) Presales
4 10 (24.39%) DB2
5 9 (21.95%) HP
5 9 (21.95%) Service Management
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL V3
5 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
6 8 (19.51%) Data Protection
6 8 (19.51%) Degree
6 8 (19.51%) Information Security
7 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
7 7 (17.07%) Finance
7 7 (17.07%) CISM
7 7 (17.07%) Freedom of Information
7 7 (17.07%) assyst
7 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
7 7 (17.07%) CISSP
7 7 (17.07%) Java
7 7 (17.07%) Windows
7 7 (17.07%) Cognos
7 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
7 7 (17.07%) Problem Management
7 7 (17.07%) Digital Forensics
7 7 (17.07%) 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 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) assyst
2 2 (4.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.44%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) IaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) DB2
2 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
4 2 (4.88%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (4.88%) DataStage
4 2 (4.88%) DecisionStream
4 2 (4.88%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (4.88%) IBM PureData
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
1 6 (14.63%) JUnit
1 6 (14.63%) Selenium
2 5 (12.20%) HP UFT
2 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) Protractor
2 5 (12.20%) Ranorex
3 2 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) Mockito
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) TestNG
4 1 (2.44%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Publishing
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Lead Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Automation Test Lead
5 5 (12.20%) Server Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Storage Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Test Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Test Automation Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Presales Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Security Operations Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Account Manager
7 3 (7.32%) IT Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) IT Security Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
1 5 (12.20%) Node.js
1 5 (12.20%) WPF
2 1 (2.44%) Akka
2 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.44%) Dropwizard
2 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.44%) J2EE
2 1 (2.44%) JDBC
2 1 (2.44%) JPA
2 1 (2.44%) JSF
2 1 (2.44%) Play Framework
2 1 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
2 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.07%) Cyber Attack
3 7 (17.07%) Freedom of Information
3 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
4 6 (14.63%) Driving Licence
4 6 (14.63%) iSeries
5 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
6 4 (9.76%) CMDB
7 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) AIX
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
3 10 (24.39%) Presales
4 9 (21.95%) ITIL V3
4 9 (21.95%) Service Management
5 8 (19.51%) Data Protection
5 8 (19.51%) Information Security
6 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (17.07%) Digital Forensics
6 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
6 7 (17.07%) Problem Management
6 7 (17.07%) Security Monitoring
6 7 (17.07%) SIEM
7 6 (14.63%) TDD
8 5 (12.20%) BDD
8 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
8 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) C#
2 6 (14.63%) Delphi
2 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.63%) RPG
2 6 (14.63%) Scala
2 6 (14.63%) SQL
3 5 (12.20%) Groovy
4 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 7 (17.07%) CISM
3 7 (17.07%) CISSP
3 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) HP ASE
4 6 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
5 5 (12.20%) MCP
6 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.88%) ISEB
6 2 (4.88%) LPIC
6 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.88%) PMP
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.44%) MCSE
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.88%) QA
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Firmware
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) QRadar
2 5 (12.20%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.44%) FlexNet
4 1 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.44%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 9 (21.95%) HP
3 7 (17.07%) Cognos
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco
7 3 (7.32%) hybris
7 3 (7.32%) NetApp
8 2 (4.88%) BMC
8 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.88%) EMC
8 2 (4.88%) Juniper
8 2 (4.88%) Talend
9 1 (2.44%) Adobe
9 1 (2.44%) BT
9 1 (2.44%) Dell
9 1 (2.44%) McAfee
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec