The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IBM XIV in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM XIV over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM XIV Storage System
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 916 971
Rank change year-on-year +62 +55  
Permanent jobs citing IBM XIV 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.011% 0.005% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £53,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.58% -14.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -33.33% -4.00%  

IBM XIV is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35288 41896 44191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.51% 42.02% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28128 34157 35030
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IBM XIV
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM XIV in the UK

IBM XIV
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IBM XIV in the UK

IBM XIV
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM XIV within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 4 £40,000 -25.58%
West Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
Coventry - 3 £40,000 -
Gaydon - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing IBM XIV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IBM XIV.

1 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) CommVault
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Replication
2 5 (71.43%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Flash
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) GPFS
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 3 (42.86%) SnapMirror
4 3 (42.86%) EMC VNX
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp OnCommand
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) NCSA
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) NAS

IBM XIV
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) FCoE
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) SAN Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) EMC Storage Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) SAN Storage Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Replication
2 3 (42.86%) EMC VNX
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) HP Storage
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Celerra
4 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
4 1 (14.29%) CMDB
4 1 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Data ONTAP
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) NCSA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) GPFS
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) NFS
3 1 (14.29%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetApp OnCommand
1 3 (42.86%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) CommVault
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Isilon
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) Brocade
6 1 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (14.29%) SolidFire