Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 22 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 64 77
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 +2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 16 44 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.75% 3.52% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% 6.47% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 2
Merseyside median annual salary £43,500 £55,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.91% +34.97% +13.19%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,700 £30,475
90th Percentile £74,750 £57,750 £49,625
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% -9.47%

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 Merseyside.

All Vendors
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 485 680 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 52.95% 54.36% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 367 435 345
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,900 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,750 £57,500 £53,900
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Merseyside

IBM
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for IBM in Merseyside

IBM
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Merseyside over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Merseyside

IBM
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -7 11 £70,000 +27.27% 5
St Helens -2 2 £30,000 -45.45%
IBM
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for IBM.

1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
1 9 (56.25%) Middleware
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) AIX
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (31.25%) Maximo
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) IFS
5 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (25.00%) CentOS
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management
5 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (25.00%) HPUX
5 4 (25.00%) J2EE
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) ERP
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Finance

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Maximo
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) AIX Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) AIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Unix Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Middleware
2 4 (25.00%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 6 (37.50%) AIX
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) CentOS
3 4 (25.00%) HPUX
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Management
1 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Demand Management
2 3 (18.75%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) High Availability
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) EAM
3 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (12.50%) NFS
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) IFS
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Avaya
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) HP