The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 83 61 78
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 37 59 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.16% 3.29% 3.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.89% 16.86% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 57 59
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
374 350 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.83% 19.54% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 299 295 425
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £23,980 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Cheshire

WebSphere
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Chester +14 11 £33,000 -31.95% 1
Crewe - 4 £45,000 - 1
Knutsford -9 2 £40,000 -19.19%
Warrington - 2 £37,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 - -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 36 (58.06%) Finance
2 27 (43.55%) IBM
3 26 (41.94%) Java
4 24 (38.71%) SQL
4 24 (38.71%) Oracle
4 24 (38.71%) UNIX
5 20 (32.26%) Middleware
6 17 (27.42%) SOAP
7 16 (25.81%) SSL
7 16 (25.81%) HTTP
7 16 (25.81%) ITIL
7 16 (25.81%) HP
8 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (22.58%) Cisco
9 14 (22.58%) Internet
10 13 (20.97%) Juniper
10 13 (20.97%) LDAP
11 12 (19.35%) HTML
11 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
12 11 (17.74%) Windows
12 11 (17.74%) LAN
12 11 (17.74%) WAN
12 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
12 11 (17.74%) SMTP
12 11 (17.74%) DNS
12 11 (17.74%) Firewall
12 11 (17.74%) CiscoWorks
12 11 (17.74%) WebSphere MQ
12 11 (17.74%) OSPF
12 11 (17.74%) BGP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (16.13%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (12.90%) WebLogic
3 6 (9.68%) Commerce Server
3 6 (9.68%) CMS
3 6 (9.68%) Drupal
3 6 (9.68%) WordPress
3 6 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (9.68%) Confluence
3 6 (9.68%) concrete5
4 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.84%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.84%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (4.84%) Apache
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (3.23%) Mule
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) HTTP
1 16 (25.81%) SSL
2 14 (22.58%) Internet
3 13 (20.97%) LDAP
4 11 (17.74%) LAN
4 11 (17.74%) WAN
4 11 (17.74%) SMTP
4 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
4 11 (17.74%) DNS
4 11 (17.74%) OSPF
4 11 (17.74%) BGP
4 11 (17.74%) EIGRP
4 11 (17.74%) IGRP
4 11 (17.74%) TACACS
4 11 (17.74%) Firewall
5 3 (4.84%) SAN
5 3 (4.84%) FTP
6 1 (1.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
1 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.29%) DB2
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.45%) Informix
6 2 (3.23%) MySQL
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) JIRA
2 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.84%) Mockito
4 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.84%) JUnit
4 3 (4.84%) Introscope
4 3 (4.84%) Selenium
5 1 (1.61%) Aptana Studio
5 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (1.61%) Sublime Text
General
1 36 (58.06%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Applications Support
3 11 (17.74%) Network Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Support Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) UI Developer
6 6 (9.68%) UI Programmer
7 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Developer
10 2 (3.23%) WebLogic Specialist
10 2 (3.23%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) Middleware
2 17 (27.42%) SOAP
3 12 (19.35%) HTML
4 11 (17.74%) Spring
4 11 (17.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (16.13%) CSS
5 10 (16.13%) J2EE
6 8 (12.90%) Web Services
6 8 (12.90%) XML
7 7 (11.29%) jQuery
7 7 (11.29%) CSS3
7 7 (11.29%) HTML5
8 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (9.68%) Backbone.js
8 6 (9.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 6 (9.68%) Spring MVC
9 5 (8.06%) WSDL
9 5 (8.06%) JAX-RPC
10 4 (6.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) FMCG
1 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.06%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.84%) Open Source
5 2 (3.23%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) EPoS
6 1 (1.61%) Firmware
6 1 (1.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) UNIX
2 11 (17.74%) Windows
3 10 (16.13%) AIX
3 10 (16.13%) Linux
4 6 (9.68%) Android
4 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.84%) Solaris
7 2 (3.23%) OS/400
7 2 (3.23%) zOS
7 2 (3.23%) SUSE
7 2 (3.23%) HPUX
8 1 (1.61%) VMS
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) ITIL
2 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (17.74%) Network Design
3 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.74%) Load Balancing
3 11 (17.74%) Network Management
3 11 (17.74%) Capacity Management
4 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 9 (14.52%) Incident Management
6 8 (12.90%) Scrum
7 6 (9.68%) MVC
7 6 (9.68%) Web Development
7 6 (9.68%) Kanban
7 6 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (9.68%) Android Development
7 6 (9.68%) iOS Development
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.06%) Quality Management
9 4 (6.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) Java
2 24 (38.71%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.68%) Perl
4 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.06%) Korn
6 3 (4.84%) JCL
6 3 (4.84%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.84%) C
6 3 (4.84%) C#
6 3 (4.84%) C++
7 2 (3.23%) XPath
7 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 5 (8.06%) QA
3 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.23%) KVM
2 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) CiscoWorks
1 11 (17.74%) HP NNM
2 10 (16.13%) Tivoli
3 5 (8.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) IBM
2 24 (38.71%) Oracle
3 16 (25.81%) HP
4 14 (22.58%) Cisco
5 13 (20.97%) Juniper
6 11 (17.74%) F5
7 6 (9.68%) Atlassian
7 6 (9.68%) Sitecore
7 6 (9.68%) ATG
8 5 (8.06%) Perforce
8 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.45%) Misys
9 4 (6.45%) JBoss
9 4 (6.45%) EMC
10 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.84%) Compuware
10 3 (4.84%) NetApp
10 3 (4.84%) TIBCO
10 3 (4.84%) Symantec
10 3 (4.84%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: On application + excellent package
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 10 days ago