The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 208 196 188
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 16 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.34% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.58% 1.71% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 26
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.37% -9.47%
WebSphere Application Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1013 1110 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.40% 19.67% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 795 892 885
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Berkshire region.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 8 £65,000 +4.00%
Bracknell -1 4 £45,000 -18.18%
WebSphere Application Server
South East

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server.

1 52 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 42 (80.77%) IBM
3 27 (51.92%) ITIL
4 24 (46.15%) Lotus Domino
4 24 (46.15%) Lotus
4 24 (46.15%) WebSphere Portal
4 24 (46.15%) Quickr
5 23 (44.23%) Service Delivery
6 22 (42.31%) Oracle
7 20 (38.46%) IBM Notes
8 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
9 16 (30.77%) JBoss
10 14 (26.92%) Linux
10 14 (26.92%) Windows
10 14 (26.92%) DB2
10 14 (26.92%) Tomcat
11 13 (25.00%) Retail
12 12 (23.08%) Middleware
12 12 (23.08%) webMethods
13 11 (21.15%) Java
13 11 (21.15%) UNIX
14 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
14 10 (19.23%) Subversion
14 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
15 9 (17.31%) jQuery
15 9 (17.31%) Ajax
15 9 (17.31%) Spring
15 9 (17.31%) Hibernate
15 9 (17.31%) JavaScript

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (46.15%) WebSphere Portal
2 24 (46.15%) Quickr
2 24 (46.15%) Lotus Domino
3 20 (38.46%) IBM Notes
4 16 (30.77%) JBoss
5 14 (26.92%) Tomcat
6 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
7 5 (9.62%) Apache
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (7.69%) Liferay
9 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.92%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (1.92%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.69%) SAN
2 4 (7.69%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) NAS
2 4 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.92%) DB2
3 8 (15.38%) MySQL
4 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Subversion
1 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.54%) ClearCase
3 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.69%) Maven
4 4 (7.69%) Ant
4 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.69%) Log4j
5 1 (1.92%) Introscope
General
1 13 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Support Engineer
1 20 (38.46%) Support Specialist
2 9 (17.31%) Team Leader
3 8 (15.38%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Lotus Notes Support
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Middleware Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Middleware
2 9 (17.31%) Hibernate
2 9 (17.31%) Spring
2 9 (17.31%) JSP
2 9 (17.31%) HTML
2 9 (17.31%) .NET
2 9 (17.31%) Struts
2 9 (17.31%) Web Services
2 9 (17.31%) jQuery
2 9 (17.31%) Ajax
3 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (9.62%) JPA
3 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (9.62%) Spring Web Flow
3 5 (9.62%) Worklight
3 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.62%) CSS
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (9.62%) JSF
4 4 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
1 14 (26.92%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) UNIX
3 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (11.54%) AIX
4 3 (5.77%) SUSE
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) ITIL
2 23 (44.23%) Service Delivery
3 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.54%) Line Management
5 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.62%) TDD
5 5 (9.62%) MVC
5 5 (9.62%) Web Development
5 5 (9.62%) Resource Management
6 4 (7.69%) Use Case
6 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) Scrum
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) UML
6 4 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (7.69%) SOA
6 4 (7.69%) B2B
6 4 (7.69%) B2C
6 4 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) Java
2 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.46%) SQL
4 5 (9.62%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) Perl
4 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.69%) XPath
5 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.69%) XQuery
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) CSSLP
2 4 (7.69%) IBM Certification
2 4 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
1 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.69%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) IBM
2 24 (46.15%) Lotus
3 22 (42.31%) Oracle
4 12 (23.08%) webMethods
5 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
6 6 (11.54%) VMware
7 5 (9.62%) Adobe
8 3 (5.77%) HP
8 3 (5.77%) Citrix
9 1 (1.92%) MKS
9 1 (1.92%) AppDynamics