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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 75 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 39 54 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.24% 3.11% 2.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.61% 15.56% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 53 60
Average salary £42,500 £48,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% +18.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £53,000
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
406 347 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.28% 19.99% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 315 295 446
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 £21,500 £23,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 22 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 22 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 +13 11 £32,500 -32.98% 1
Crewe - 4 £45,000 -
Warrington -17 2 £37,500 -42.30%
Knutsford -13 1 £40,000 -19.19%
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 30 (52.63%) Java
2 29 (50.88%) IBM
3 28 (49.12%) Finance
4 27 (47.37%) Oracle
5 23 (40.35%) SQL
6 21 (36.84%) UNIX
7 16 (28.07%) SOAP
8 15 (26.32%) HTTP
8 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (26.32%) HP
9 14 (24.56%) ITIL
10 13 (22.81%) J2EE
10 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.81%) Internet
10 13 (22.81%) Middleware
11 12 (21.05%) Tivoli
11 12 (21.05%) HTML
11 12 (21.05%) Cisco
11 12 (21.05%) Linux
11 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (21.05%) Spring
11 12 (21.05%) JIRA
12 11 (19.30%) LDAP
12 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
12 11 (19.30%) XML
12 11 (19.30%) CSS
12 11 (19.30%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (19.30%) Juniper
13 10 (17.54%) AIX
13 10 (17.54%) SSL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 11 (19.30%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (14.04%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.53%) Confluence
3 6 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (10.53%) concrete5
3 6 (10.53%) Drupal
3 6 (10.53%) WordPress
3 6 (10.53%) CMS
3 6 (10.53%) Commerce Server
4 4 (7.02%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (5.26%) Apache
6 2 (3.51%) Mule
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (3.51%) IIS
7 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) HTTP
2 13 (22.81%) Internet
3 11 (19.30%) LDAP
4 10 (17.54%) SSL
5 9 (15.79%) DNS
5 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 9 (15.79%) SMTP
5 9 (15.79%) LAN
5 9 (15.79%) WAN
5 9 (15.79%) OSPF
5 9 (15.79%) BGP
5 9 (15.79%) EIGRP
5 9 (15.79%) IGRP
5 9 (15.79%) TACACS
5 9 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (5.26%) FTP
6 3 (5.26%) SAN
7 1 (1.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) RDBMS
1 9 (15.79%) DB2
1 9 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.77%) Informix
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.02%) MySQL
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) JIRA
2 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.02%) Mockito
4 4 (7.02%) Selenium
4 4 (7.02%) Introscope
4 4 (7.02%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) Aptana Studio
5 1 (1.75%) Sublime Text
5 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (49.12%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
2 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Applications Support
3 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) UI Programmer
5 6 (10.53%) UI Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Designer
9 2 (3.51%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) SOAP
2 13 (22.81%) J2EE
2 13 (22.81%) Middleware
3 12 (21.05%) HTML
3 12 (21.05%) Spring
4 11 (19.30%) XML
4 11 (19.30%) CSS
5 9 (15.79%) Web Services
6 8 (14.04%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (12.28%) jQuery
7 7 (12.28%) CSS3
7 7 (12.28%) HTML5
8 6 (10.53%) Backbone.js
8 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (10.53%) Spring MVC
8 6 (10.53%) JAX-RPC
8 6 (10.53%) WSDL
9 5 (8.77%) XSLT
9 5 (8.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
1 6 (10.53%) FMCG
2 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.02%) Open Source
4 2 (3.51%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.75%) EPoS
5 1 (1.75%) Firmware
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) PDA
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) UNIX
2 12 (21.05%) Linux
3 10 (17.54%) AIX
4 8 (14.04%) Windows
5 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 6 (10.53%) Android
6 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.26%) Solaris
8 2 (3.51%) SUSE
8 2 (3.51%) zOS
8 2 (3.51%) HPUX
8 2 (3.51%) OS/400
9 1 (1.75%) VMS
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (24.56%) ITIL
3 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 9 (15.79%) Network Design
5 9 (15.79%) Network Management
5 9 (15.79%) Capacity Management
6 8 (14.04%) Incident Management
6 8 (14.04%) Scrum
7 7 (12.28%) Quality Management
7 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.53%) Android Development
8 6 (10.53%) iOS Development
8 6 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (10.53%) Kanban
8 6 (10.53%) Web Development
8 6 (10.53%) MVC
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) Shell Script
5 7 (12.28%) Korn
6 4 (7.02%) C#
6 4 (7.02%) Perl
7 3 (5.26%) Python
7 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.26%) C
8 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.51%) XPath
8 2 (3.51%) C++
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
9 1 (1.75%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
2 5 (8.77%) QA
3 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) KVM
2 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) Tivoli
2 9 (15.79%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (15.79%) HP NNM
3 7 (12.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) IBM
2 27 (47.37%) Oracle
3 15 (26.32%) HP
4 12 (21.05%) Cisco
5 11 (19.30%) Juniper
6 9 (15.79%) F5
7 6 (10.53%) Sitecore
7 6 (10.53%) Atlassian
7 6 (10.53%) ATG
7 6 (10.53%) Perforce
8 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.02%) Compuware
9 4 (7.02%) Misys
9 4 (7.02%) EMC
10 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.26%) JBoss
10 3 (5.26%) NetApp
10 3 (5.26%) Symantec
10 3 (5.26%) VMware
11 2 (3.51%) Brocade
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