The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 158 160 135
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 65 60 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 1.08% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.67% 5.70% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 51 31 65
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
WebSphere
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
1146 1052 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.28% 18.98% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 834 846 970
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WebSphere
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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 -2 30 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Bracknell +3 12 £45,000 +5.26% 1
Slough -3 2 £37,000 -32.72%
Maidenhead -19 1 £50,000 -25.92%
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere 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.

1 59 (50.43%) IBM
2 41 (35.04%) Oracle
3 39 (33.33%) Java
4 37 (31.62%) WebLogic
5 35 (29.91%) SQL
6 32 (27.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 32 (27.35%) Windows
6 32 (27.35%) JBoss
7 30 (25.64%) DB2
7 30 (25.64%) HTTP
8 29 (24.79%) J2EE
8 29 (24.79%) Firewall
9 27 (23.08%) Apache
10 26 (22.22%) Linux
10 26 (22.22%) Finance
11 25 (21.37%) Tomcat
11 25 (21.37%) UNIX
12 23 (19.66%) SOAP
12 23 (19.66%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (18.80%) TCP/IP
13 22 (18.80%) DNS
14 21 (17.95%) LAN
14 21 (17.95%) WAN
14 21 (17.95%) Internet
14 21 (17.95%) IIS
14 21 (17.95%) Degree
15 20 (17.09%) Management Information System
16 19 (16.24%) HP
16 19 (16.24%) Cisco
17 18 (15.38%) SSL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (31.62%) WebLogic
2 32 (27.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 27 (23.08%) Apache
4 25 (21.37%) Tomcat
5 21 (17.95%) IIS
6 16 (13.68%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (6.84%) IBM Notes
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (5.13%) FileNet
9 5 (4.27%) WebSphere Portal
9 5 (4.27%) Quickr
9 5 (4.27%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (4.27%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
10 4 (3.42%) JCAPS
11 3 (2.56%) Commerce Server
11 3 (2.56%) ArcGIS
12 2 (1.71%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.71%) Alfresco
12 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) FileNet Content Manager
2 3 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.56%) SAP GRC
3 2 (1.71%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.71%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.64%) HTTP
2 29 (24.79%) Firewall
3 22 (18.80%) TCP/IP
3 22 (18.80%) DNS
4 21 (17.95%) LAN
4 21 (17.95%) WAN
4 21 (17.95%) Internet
5 18 (15.38%) SSL
6 17 (14.53%) LDAP
6 17 (14.53%) SMTP
6 17 (14.53%) OSPF
6 17 (14.53%) BGP
6 17 (14.53%) EIGRP
6 17 (14.53%) IGRP
6 17 (14.53%) TACACS
7 7 (5.98%) ATM
8 3 (2.56%) SDH
8 3 (2.56%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.56%) MPLS
9 2 (1.71%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.64%) DB2
2 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.97%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.98%) MySQL
4 7 (5.98%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.56%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.56%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.71%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Maven
2 2 (1.71%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.71%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.85%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.85%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.85%) Selenium
3 1 (0.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.27%) French Language
4 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 3 (2.56%) Electronics
5 2 (1.71%) German Language
6 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 16 (13.68%) Consultant
3 15 (12.82%) Network Engineer
3 15 (12.82%) Team Leader
4 14 (11.97%) Developer
5 12 (10.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) Development Manager
7 9 (7.69%) Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) Technical Manager
9 7 (5.98%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 7 (5.98%) Technical Operations Manager
9 7 (5.98%) Support Specialist
9 7 (5.98%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.98%) Sales Consultant
9 7 (5.98%) Operations Manager
10 6 (5.13%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.27%) Development Team Leader
11 5 (4.27%) Technical Engineer
11 5 (4.27%) Support Team Leader
11 5 (4.27%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (24.79%) J2EE
2 23 (19.66%) SOAP
3 18 (15.38%) CSS
4 17 (14.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 17 (14.53%) .NET
5 11 (9.40%) HTML
5 11 (9.40%) Ajax
6 8 (6.84%) JRules
6 8 (6.84%) Servlets
6 8 (6.84%) .NET Framework
6 8 (6.84%) Web Services
6 8 (6.84%) XML
6 8 (6.84%) Middleware
7 6 (5.13%) JDBC
8 3 (2.56%) JSP
8 3 (2.56%) J2SE
8 3 (2.56%) EDI
8 3 (2.56%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (2.56%) XSLT
8 3 (2.56%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.66%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (17.09%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.26%) DataPower
4 10 (8.55%) Clustering
4 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
5 8 (6.84%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.56%) iSeries
6 3 (2.56%) PKI
6 3 (2.56%) AS400
6 3 (2.56%) DTV
7 2 (1.71%) Open Source
7 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.35%) Windows
2 26 (22.22%) Linux
3 25 (21.37%) UNIX
4 11 (9.40%) Solaris
4 11 (9.40%) AIX
5 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.27%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.71%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.71%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.71%) HPUX
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (14.53%) Network Design
1 17 (14.53%) Software Engineering
1 17 (14.53%) Load Balancing
1 17 (14.53%) Network Management
1 17 (14.53%) Capacity Management
2 15 (12.82%) ITIL
3 14 (11.97%) Mentoring
4 12 (10.26%) Line Management
4 12 (10.26%) Resource Management
5 11 (9.40%) ETL
5 11 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 9 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 8 (6.84%) Time Management
7 8 (6.84%) Service Management
7 8 (6.84%) Content Management
7 8 (6.84%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.98%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.13%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.33%) Java
2 35 (29.91%) SQL
3 18 (15.38%) PHP
4 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.84%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.13%) AWK
6 6 (5.13%) Korn
6 6 (5.13%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.13%) sed
7 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.42%) VBScript
8 3 (2.56%) VB
8 3 (2.56%) ABAP
8 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.56%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.85%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.85%) C
9 1 (0.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) Degree
2 12 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 12 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.40%) DV Cleared
3 11 (9.40%) IBM Certification
4 7 (5.98%) BC Cleared
4 7 (5.98%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.71%) CEH
5 2 (1.71%) MCSE
5 2 (1.71%) CCNA
5 2 (1.71%) ISEB
5 2 (1.71%) CISSP
5 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.85%) PMP
6 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Hyper-V
2 10 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (1.71%) Samba
4 2 (1.71%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.71%) Nmap
5 1 (0.85%) XenApp
5 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (14.53%) CiscoWorks
1 17 (14.53%) HP NNM
2 7 (5.98%) Tivoli
3 6 (5.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (3.42%) SCCM
5 2 (1.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.71%) Nessus
6 1 (0.85%) OpenView
6 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.85%) MOM
6 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (50.43%) IBM
2 41 (35.04%) Oracle
3 32 (27.35%) JBoss
4 19 (16.24%) Cisco
4 19 (16.24%) HP
5 17 (14.53%) Juniper
5 17 (14.53%) F5
6 16 (13.68%) CheckPoint
7 15 (12.82%) VMware
8 13 (11.11%) Lotus
9 12 (10.26%) Ab Initio
10 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
11 8 (6.84%) Sybase
12 7 (5.98%) SAP
13 5 (4.27%) BEA
14 4 (3.42%) TIBCO
14 4 (3.42%) Lumension
15 3 (2.56%) hybris
15 3 (2.56%) ESRI
15 3 (2.56%) ATG
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