Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 17 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 34 31
Rank change year-on-year -21 -3 +13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 13 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.85% 4.17% 2.48%
As % of the Vendors category 4.87% 9.79% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 4
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -25.93%
10th Percentile £12,500 £23,050 £28,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £55,000 £47,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 Northern Ireland.

All Vendors
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 267 143 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 58.55% 42.56% 54.04%
Number of salaries quoted 153 106 60
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +25.98%
10th Percentile £22,950 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Northern Ireland

IBM
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for IBM in Northern Ireland

IBM
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in Northern Ireland

IBM
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
County Antrim -18 13 £40,000 -20.00%
IBM
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for IBM.

1 9 (69.23%) Perl
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
3 7 (53.85%) SNMP
3 7 (53.85%) FTP
3 7 (53.85%) SMTP
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Debian
4 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 5 (38.46%) Subversion
4 5 (38.46%) SSH
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (38.46%) Nagios
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (38.46%) Puppet
4 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
4 5 (38.46%) Process Improvement
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) LDAP
4 5 (38.46%) HTTP

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (15.38%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) FTP
2 7 (53.85%) SMTP
2 7 (53.85%) SNMP
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) HTTP
3 5 (38.46%) Kerberos
3 5 (38.46%) LDAP
3 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 5 (38.46%) SSH
3 5 (38.46%) SSL
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) SNA
5 2 (15.38%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) DataStage
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) DecisionStream
1 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) Subversion
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Mainframe Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Mainframe Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Fintech
3 3 (23.08%) LPAR
3 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Debian
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Solaris
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (38.46%) Change Management
1 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
1 5 (38.46%) Process Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Nagios
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
2 5 (38.46%) EMC
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Capita
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos