Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 16 January 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 146 138
Rank change year-on-year -30 -8 -30
Permanent jobs citing IBM 23 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.63% 1.20% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 3.22% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 47
Bristol median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +26.58% +12.86%
10th Percentile £42,500 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £56,275 £50,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -5.88%

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 Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,415 1,211 1,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.88% 37.41% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 1,023 1,228
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +7.59%
10th Percentile £24,800 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,250 £70,375
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Bristol

IBM
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for IBM in Bristol

IBM
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for IBM.

1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) HP
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
4 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
4 4 (17.39%) IronPort
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
4 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (17.39%) MPLS
4 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (17.39%) Network Management
4 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
4 4 (17.39%) F5
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
4 4 (17.39%) FabricPath
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Licensing
5 3 (13.04%) Bluemix

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Simulink
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Bluemix
2 3 (13.04%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.70%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (17.39%) FabricPath
2 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
2 4 (17.39%) MPLS
2 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) Wireless
4 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) Extranet
5 1 (4.35%) Intranet
5 1 (4.35%) NAS
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) DataStage
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) DecisionStream
2 2 (8.70%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.04%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (13.04%) Back Office
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Development Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) BPM Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Node.js
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Dojo
2 2 (8.70%) DOM
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.35%) COM
3 1 (4.35%) Java EE
3 1 (4.35%) JAX-WS
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Licensing
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Robotics
3 2 (8.70%) Tandem
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Analytics
1 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
1 4 (17.39%) Network Management
2 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Software Licensing
2 3 (13.04%) SysML
2 3 (13.04%) UML
3 2 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Cognitive Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (8.70%) ETL
3 2 (8.70%) Network Design
3 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Process Management
3 2 (8.70%) QMS
3 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
3 2 (8.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Ada
2 3 (13.04%) C
2 3 (13.04%) C++
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++
2 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
2 3 (13.04%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) MCP
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) CCIE
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Def Stans
1 3 (13.04%) DO-178B
1 3 (13.04%) MISRA
2 2 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) HP
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
4 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) F5
4 4 (17.39%) IronPort
4 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
5 3 (13.04%) Adobe
5 3 (13.04%) Cognos
5 3 (13.04%) Google
6 2 (8.70%) Pega
6 2 (8.70%) Snow
6 2 (8.70%) webMethods
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.35%) Veritas
7 1 (4.35%) Xamarin