The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 67 74 77
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Permanent jobs citing IBM 3 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.49% 1.38% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 2.95% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 12
Median salary £37,500 £29,500 £69,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.11% -57.40%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -2.17%  

IBM is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 289 373 528
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 47.15% 46.74% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 261 365 407
Median salary £38,000 £41,522 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.48% -5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing IBM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Southampton

IBM
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for IBM in Southampton

IBM
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for IBM.

1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Brocade
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Storage Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Brocade
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP