The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 28 June 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 138 95
Rank change year-on-year +16 -43  
Permanent jobs citing IBM 108 104 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.10% 1.69% 2.73%
As % of the Vendors category 4.83% 3.71% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 64 66 120
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,325 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year - +3.82%  

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 the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2237 2804 2716
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.54% 45.46% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3284 3692 4531
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,625 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in the West Midlands

IBM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for IBM in the West Midlands

IBM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in the West Midlands

IBM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Birmingham 0 50 £57,500 +35.29% 9
Warwickshire +23 30 £32,500 -22.61% 1
Coventry +2 18 £43,750 +8.02% 7
Solihull - 2 £82,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Walsall - 1 £32,500 -
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for IBM.

1 65 (36.11%) SQL
2 53 (29.44%) SQL Server
3 52 (28.89%) ITIL
4 51 (28.33%) Data Centre
5 47 (26.11%) Microsoft
6 44 (24.44%) Finance
7 42 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 41 (22.78%) Service Delivery
9 38 (21.11%) VMware
10 36 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (18.33%) Degree
12 31 (17.22%) Capacity Planning
12 31 (17.22%) Presales
13 30 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (16.67%) Linux
14 29 (16.11%) JavaScript
14 29 (16.11%) Service Management
14 29 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
15 28 (15.56%) DB2
15 28 (15.56%) CSS
16 27 (15.00%) NetApp
16 27 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (15.00%) WebSphere
17 26 (14.44%) CMDB
17 26 (14.44%) Citrix
18 25 (13.89%) MySQL
18 25 (13.89%) Oracle
18 25 (13.89%) Cognos
18 25 (13.89%) ITIL V3

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 27 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (11.11%) IIS
3 10 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.89%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.22%) SAS
6 3 (1.67%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.56%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.56%) Confluence
7 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.11%) SPSS
2 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (5.56%) assyst
2 8 (4.44%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.56%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (10.56%) IaaS
3 19 (10.56%) PaaS
4 13 (7.22%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (7.22%) Bluemix
4 13 (7.22%) IBM Cloud
5 9 (5.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 9 (5.00%) Azure Machine Learning
6 4 (2.22%) Office 365
7 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.33%) DNS
2 18 (10.00%) Firewall
3 13 (7.22%) SSL
4 12 (6.67%) SAN
5 11 (6.11%) DHCP
6 5 (2.78%) Internet
7 4 (2.22%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.67%) NAS
9 2 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.56%) BGP
10 1 (0.56%) FCoE
10 1 (0.56%) FWSM
10 1 (0.56%) MPLS
10 1 (0.56%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.56%) Network Security
10 1 (0.56%) OSPF
10 1 (0.56%) Skype
10 1 (0.56%) VLAN
10 1 (0.56%) VPN
10 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (29.44%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.56%) DB2
3 25 (13.89%) MySQL
4 22 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (12.22%) Power BI
4 22 (12.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 11 (6.11%) DataStage
7 11 (6.11%) MongoDB
7 11 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.89%) CouchDB
10 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (2.22%) Big Data
12 4 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
12 4 (2.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (12.22%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.56%) git-flow
5 7 (3.89%) JSUnit
6 2 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.56%) JIRA
7 1 (0.56%) JUnit
7 1 (0.56%) Mockito
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.56%) Selenium
7 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.56%) Subversion
7 1 (0.56%) TestNG
7 1 (0.56%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 44 (24.44%) Finance
2 24 (13.33%) Publishing
3 20 (11.11%) Retail
4 12 (6.67%) Marketing
5 9 (5.00%) Banking
6 7 (3.89%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.11%) Automotive
8 2 (1.11%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Back Office
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (30.00%) Developer
2 23 (12.78%) Technical Specialist
3 17 (9.44%) Analyst
4 14 (7.78%) Architect
5 13 (7.22%) Consultant
5 13 (7.22%) Senior Developer
5 13 (7.22%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (6.11%) DBA
6 11 (6.11%) SQL DBA
7 10 (5.56%) iOS Developer
7 10 (5.56%) Senior iOS Developer
8 8 (4.44%) Node.js Developer
8 8 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
8 8 (4.44%) Security Analyst
8 8 (4.44%) Security Operations Analyst
9 7 (3.89%) Account Manager
9 7 (3.89%) Middleware Developer
9 7 (3.89%) Middleware Specialist
9 7 (3.89%) Sales Manager
9 7 (3.89%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.56%) CSS
2 19 (10.56%) .NET
3 18 (10.00%) Middleware
4 16 (8.89%) AngularJS
4 16 (8.89%) Node.js
5 15 (8.33%) HTML
5 15 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
6 13 (7.22%) LESS
7 10 (5.56%) RESTful
8 7 (3.89%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (2.22%) Flash
9 4 (2.22%) jQuery
9 4 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.67%) Express
10 3 (1.67%) MEAN Stack
10 3 (1.67%) Web Services
10 3 (1.67%) XML
11 2 (1.11%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.56%) Dojo
12 1 (0.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 51 (28.33%) Data Centre
2 29 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (14.44%) CMDB
4 17 (9.44%) Computer Science
5 12 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
6 10 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
7 7 (3.89%) DataPower
7 7 (3.89%) User Experience
8 5 (2.78%) Clustering
9 4 (2.22%) IBM XIV
9 4 (2.22%) Replication
10 3 (1.67%) EMC VNX
10 3 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.67%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.67%) iSeries
10 3 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.11%) AS400
11 2 (1.11%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.67%) Linux
2 20 (11.11%) Windows
3 13 (7.22%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.00%) Unix
5 8 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.33%) Solaris
6 6 (3.33%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.67%) Android
8 3 (1.67%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.67%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.67%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.56%) AIX
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.89%) ITIL
2 41 (22.78%) Service Delivery
3 31 (17.22%) Capacity Planning
3 31 (17.22%) Presales
4 30 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (16.11%) Service Management
6 27 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (13.89%) ITIL V3
7 25 (13.89%) Line Management
8 24 (13.33%) IT Strategy
9 23 (12.78%) Analytics
10 22 (12.22%) ETL
11 19 (10.56%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (10.00%) SIEM
13 15 (8.33%) Project Management
13 15 (8.33%) Software Engineering
14 14 (7.78%) CRM
14 14 (7.78%) MVC
14 14 (7.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 65 (36.11%) SQL
2 29 (16.11%) JavaScript
3 15 (8.33%) C#
4 14 (7.78%) Java
5 11 (6.11%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.56%) Objective-C
7 8 (4.44%) Python
8 4 (2.22%) PHP
8 4 (2.22%) R
8 4 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.67%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.56%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Delphi
10 1 (0.56%) Korn
10 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) RPG
10 1 (0.56%) Scala
10 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (18.33%) Degree
2 22 (12.22%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (7.22%) PMI Certification
4 13 (7.22%) PMP
5 12 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (6.67%) ISEB
5 12 (6.67%) LPIC
6 11 (6.11%) CISSP
7 10 (5.56%) CISM
7 10 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.11%) MCSE
10 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.11%) NCSA
11 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.56%) CCDP
11 1 (0.56%) CCNP
11 1 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (1.67%) GPG13
2 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.11%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.11%) ISO 22301
3 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.11%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.56%) PMO
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (12.78%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.22%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (6.67%) Firmware
5 8 (4.44%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.67%) GPFS
7 2 (1.11%) NFS
7 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (12.78%) SCCM
2 18 (10.00%) QRadar
3 14 (7.78%) NetBackup
4 13 (7.22%) SCOM
4 13 (7.22%) SCVMM
5 12 (6.67%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.67%) NetApp OnCommand
7 3 (1.67%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (1.67%) SnapMirror
8 2 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.11%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.11%) WSUS
9 1 (0.56%) Nagios
9 1 (0.56%) Simpana
Vendors
1 47 (26.11%) Microsoft
2 38 (21.11%) VMware
3 27 (15.00%) NetApp
4 26 (14.44%) Citrix
5 25 (13.89%) Cognos
5 25 (13.89%) Oracle
6 24 (13.33%) Cisco
7 23 (12.78%) HP
8 22 (12.22%) Red Hat
9 15 (8.33%) EMC
10 13 (7.22%) BMC
10 13 (7.22%) CheckPoint
10 13 (7.22%) Juniper
11 10 (5.56%) hybris
12 8 (4.44%) Dell
12 8 (4.44%) Forcepoint
13 7 (3.89%) McAfee
13 7 (3.89%) Symantec
14 6 (3.33%) Informatica
14 6 (3.33%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £46000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £50,242 per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holi
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £50,242 per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £45,438 - 68,158 per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 76,830 per year + Benefits
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Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago