Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 100 81
Rank change year-on-year +24 -19 +23
Permanent jobs citing IBM 31 37 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.19% 1.73% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 4.64% 4.02% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 60
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £33,173 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.12% -14.94% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,635 £29,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £50,250
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £33,173 £39,000
% change year-on-year +28.12% -14.94% +4.00%

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 South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 668 920 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 47.24% 42.91% 42.81%
Number of salaries quoted 604 798 924
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +0.72%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in South Wales

IBM
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for IBM in South Wales

IBM
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in South Wales

IBM
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
Newport +14 23 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Caerphilly - 5 £45,000 -
Cardiff +21 2 £37,500 +13.04% 1
IBM
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 South Wales region with a requirement for IBM.

1 21 (67.74%) Windows
1 21 (67.74%) iSeries
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) Advertising
3 15 (48.39%) OS/400
4 14 (45.16%) Shell Script
4 14 (45.16%) WebSphere
4 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (38.71%) Splunk
6 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
7 10 (32.26%) DevOps
7 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
7 10 (32.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (32.26%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (32.26%) DHCP
7 10 (32.26%) HTTP
7 10 (32.26%) DNS
7 10 (32.26%) Python
8 9 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (25.81%) VCP5
9 8 (25.81%) Middleware
10 7 (22.58%) Finance
11 6 (19.35%) AS400
11 6 (19.35%) SQL
11 6 (19.35%) Migration
12 5 (16.13%) Network+ Certification

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 14 (45.16%) WebSphere
2 10 (32.26%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (6.45%) SAS
4 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IaaS
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) DHCP
1 10 (32.26%) DNS
1 10 (32.26%) HTTP
2 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) NAS
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) SMS
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (6.45%) Toad
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 15 (48.39%) Advertising
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
1 8 (25.81%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Applications Support
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Storage Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (25.81%) Middleware
3 5 (16.13%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) EJB
5 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) iSeries
2 6 (19.35%) AS400
3 5 (16.13%) LPAR
4 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
4 4 (12.90%) EMC Centera
4 4 (12.90%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
3 15 (48.39%) OS/400
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) Unix
7 2 (6.45%) AIX
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (3.23%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) DevOps
1 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
5 3 (9.68%) Data Privacy
5 3 (9.68%) Data Security
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.68%) Validation
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Shell Script
2 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
2 10 (32.26%) Python
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.68%) RPG
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (25.81%) VCP5
3 5 (16.13%) CCENT
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 5 (16.13%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Nagios
1 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.45%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Splunk
3 4 (12.90%) Brocade
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 4 (12.90%) EMC
3 4 (12.90%) Hitachi
3 4 (12.90%) SolidFire
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Intel
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy
5 1 (3.23%) Vyatta