The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 228 178 129
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -49
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 91 169 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 1.39% 2.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.92% 7.03% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 72 121 246
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
WebSphere
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2323 2404 2481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.83% 19.73% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 2107 2284
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in the City of London

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in the City of London

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 130 (52.42%) Oracle
2 122 (49.19%) Finance
3 97 (39.11%) SQL
4 94 (37.90%) Java
5 88 (35.48%) Linux
6 82 (33.06%) Banking
7 75 (30.24%) IBM
8 71 (28.63%) Windows
9 67 (27.02%) Middleware
10 52 (20.97%) XML
11 50 (20.16%) WebSphere MQ
12 48 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
13 46 (18.55%) SOA
13 46 (18.55%) J2EE
13 46 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (16.53%) WebSphere Application Server
14 41 (16.53%) UNIX
15 39 (15.73%) Retail
16 37 (14.92%) JBoss
16 37 (14.92%) SQL Server
17 34 (13.71%) WebLogic
17 34 (13.71%) Red Hat
18 33 (13.31%) E-Commerce
19 32 (12.90%) Oracle Database
20 31 (12.50%) WebSphere Process Server
21 30 (12.10%) Tomcat
22 29 (11.69%) Web Services
22 29 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 29 (11.69%) SWIFT
23 27 (10.89%) JSP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 48 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
2 41 (16.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 37 (14.92%) JBoss
4 34 (13.71%) WebLogic
5 31 (12.50%) WebSphere Process Server
6 30 (12.10%) Tomcat
7 20 (8.06%) IIS
8 19 (7.66%) Apache
9 11 (4.44%) MQSeries
10 10 (4.03%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 6 (2.42%) AquaLogic Service Bus
11 6 (2.42%) SharePoint
11 6 (2.42%) AquaLogic
11 6 (2.42%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (2.42%) WebLogic Integration
12 5 (2.02%) Mule
13 4 (1.61%) GlassFish
13 4 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (1.61%) Adobe CQ
13 4 (1.61%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 8 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.42%) Oracle BPM
1 6 (2.42%) AquaLogic BPM
2 4 (1.61%) Fredhopper
2 4 (1.61%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 4 (1.61%) IntelliMatch
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.21%) Kondor+
3 3 (1.21%) HiPortfolio
3 3 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.81%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.81%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.40%) Tridion
5 1 (0.40%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.40%) Maximo
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Route 53
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.87%) HTTP
2 21 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 21 (8.47%) Internet
3 18 (7.26%) SSL
4 17 (6.85%) Firewall
5 15 (6.05%) LDAP
6 12 (4.84%) SMTP
7 11 (4.44%) DNS
7 11 (4.44%) LAN
7 11 (4.44%) WAN
7 11 (4.44%) TACACS
8 9 (3.63%) OSPF
8 9 (3.63%) BGP
8 9 (3.63%) EIGRP
8 9 (3.63%) IGRP
9 6 (2.42%) SAN
10 4 (1.61%) Intranet
11 3 (1.21%) VLAN
12 2 (0.81%) Frame Relay
12 2 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.92%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 23 (9.27%) Relational Database
4 20 (8.06%) DB2
5 18 (7.26%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.02%) MySQL
8 3 (1.21%) Hyperion Smart View
8 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.81%) QlikView
9 2 (0.81%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.40%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (5.24%) Subversion
2 11 (4.44%) Eclipse
3 10 (4.03%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.63%) JUnit
5 8 (3.23%) MSBuild
6 7 (2.82%) WiX
6 7 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (2.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 7 (2.82%) Maven
6 7 (2.82%) MSI
7 6 (2.42%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.02%) Ant
8 5 (2.02%) NUnit
9 4 (1.61%) Log4j
10 2 (0.81%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.81%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.81%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.81%) PowerBuilder
10 2 (0.81%) WebLogic Workshop
11 1 (0.40%) JMeter
General
1 122 (49.19%) Finance
2 82 (33.06%) Banking
3 39 (15.73%) Retail
4 9 (3.63%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.82%) French Language
5 7 (2.82%) Spanish Language
6 6 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.21%) International Banking
7 3 (1.21%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.21%) Front Office
7 3 (1.21%) Back Office
7 3 (1.21%) Automotive
8 2 (0.81%) Legal
8 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Games
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.40%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (22.18%) Architect
2 52 (20.97%) Developer
3 31 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 28 (11.29%) Java Developer
5 26 (10.48%) Analyst
6 24 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (5.24%) Technical Leader
8 12 (4.84%) Support Specialist
9 11 (4.44%) Applications Specialist
10 10 (4.03%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.03%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.03%) Network Engineer
10 10 (4.03%) Applications Support Specialist
10 10 (4.03%) Build Manager
11 9 (3.63%) Integration Architect
12 8 (3.23%) Consultant
12 8 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
12 8 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
13 7 (2.82%) Administrator
13 7 (2.82%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (27.02%) Middleware
2 52 (20.97%) XML
3 50 (20.16%) WebSphere MQ
4 46 (18.55%) J2EE
5 29 (11.69%) Web Services
6 27 (10.89%) JSP
7 26 (10.48%) Spring
7 26 (10.48%) Ajax
8 25 (10.08%) HTML
9 24 (9.68%) SOAP
10 23 (9.27%) Java EE
11 22 (8.87%) CSS
12 21 (8.47%) .NET
13 17 (6.85%) JMS
14 16 (6.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 13 (5.24%) Servlets
16 12 (4.84%) JDBC
16 12 (4.84%) Hibernate
17 10 (4.03%) XSLT
17 10 (4.03%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.69%) SWIFT
2 16 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.63%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (3.23%) User Experience
6 7 (2.82%) Open Source
6 7 (2.82%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.42%) AS400
8 5 (2.02%) Derivative
8 5 (2.02%) iSeries
9 4 (1.61%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.21%) STB
10 3 (1.21%) PKI
10 3 (1.21%) Replication
10 3 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.81%) EPoS
11 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 88 (35.48%) Linux
2 71 (28.63%) Windows
3 41 (16.53%) UNIX
4 29 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.23%) Solaris
6 5 (2.02%) AIX
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) SUSE
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.55%) SOA
1 46 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (13.31%) E-Commerce
3 24 (9.68%) TDD
3 24 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 23 (9.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (9.27%) UML
5 21 (8.47%) Scrum
5 21 (8.47%) Release Management
6 17 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (5.65%) Mentoring
7 14 (5.65%) ITIL
7 14 (5.65%) OO
7 14 (5.65%) ERP
8 13 (5.24%) Service Delivery
8 13 (5.24%) Load Balancing
8 13 (5.24%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (5.24%) Technical Analysis
9 12 (4.84%) Change Management
9 12 (4.84%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 97 (39.11%) SQL
2 94 (37.90%) Java
3 24 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 23 (9.27%) Shell Script
5 16 (6.45%) C#
6 12 (4.84%) C
7 11 (4.44%) Perl
7 11 (4.44%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.02%) Korn
10 5 (2.02%) VBA
11 4 (1.61%) ActionScript
11 4 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
12 3 (1.21%) Bourne shell
12 3 (1.21%) Python
12 3 (1.21%) VBScript
13 2 (0.81%) VB
14 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.40%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (4.03%) Degree
1 10 (4.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.42%) DV Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) MCSE
3 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.81%) ISEB
4 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) MCP
5 1 (0.40%) APMP
5 1 (0.40%) OSCP
5 1 (0.40%) CISSP
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.40%) CCNA
5 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.40%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 1 (0.40%) CISM
5 1 (0.40%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.44%) QA
2 6 (2.42%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.21%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.61%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (1.21%) vSphere
4 2 (0.81%) KVM
4 2 (0.81%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 23 (9.27%) Tivoli
2 17 (6.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 11 (4.44%) HP NNM
3 11 (4.44%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (1.61%) Control-M
5 2 (0.81%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.81%) YUM
6 1 (0.40%) Puppet
6 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.40%) Ansible
6 1 (0.40%) logstash
6 1 (0.40%) Kibana
6 1 (0.40%) Graylog2
6 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.40%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 130 (52.42%) Oracle
2 75 (30.24%) IBM
3 34 (13.71%) Red Hat
4 26 (10.48%) ATG
5 24 (9.68%) hybris
6 23 (9.27%) Microsoft
7 19 (7.66%) TIBCO
8 15 (6.05%) Cisco
9 14 (5.65%) Demandware
10 12 (4.84%) F5
10 12 (4.84%) HP
11 11 (4.44%) Juniper
12 10 (4.03%) SAP
12 10 (4.03%) Endeca
13 9 (3.63%) Sybase
13 9 (3.63%) EMC
14 8 (3.23%) CheckPoint
15 7 (2.82%) VMware
16 5 (2.02%) Actimize
16 5 (2.02%) Sun
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