The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 42 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 25 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.85% 2.27% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.66% 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 0
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
121 51 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.64% 12.88% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 112 45 94
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,676 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Cardiff

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 26 (86.67%) IBM
2 25 (83.33%) Finance
3 23 (76.67%) AS400
3 23 (76.67%) Windows
4 22 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (66.67%) VMware
6 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
7 13 (43.33%) OS/400
7 13 (43.33%) HTTP
7 13 (43.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (36.67%) VCP5
8 11 (36.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (33.33%) Advertising
9 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 10 (33.33%) DNS
9 10 (33.33%) DHCP
10 9 (30.00%) Linux
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (23.33%) Java
11 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
12 5 (16.67%) iSeries
13 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (13.33%) Lotus
13 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 13 (43.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 4 (13.33%) Apache
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) HTTP
2 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 10 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 25 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 10 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) JDBC
1 3 (10.00%) JSP
1 3 (10.00%) Struts
1 3 (10.00%) XML
1 3 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (76.67%) AS400
2 5 (16.67%) iSeries
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (43.33%) OS/400
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (30.00%) Linux
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) VCP5
1 11 (36.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) IBM
2 20 (66.67%) VMware
3 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) Lotus