The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 220 181 204
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +23
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 40 83 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 1.04% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.87% 4.62% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 17
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +52.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £82,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1396 1795 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.86% 22.58% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1512 1409
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the East of England region.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in the East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in the East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
Hertfordshire -38 40 £52,500 -19.23%
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 66 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 55 (83.33%) IBM
3 54 (81.82%) Java
3 54 (81.82%) Oracle
4 52 (78.79%) Linux
5 50 (75.76%) SQL
6 48 (72.73%) Windows
7 40 (60.61%) AIX
7 40 (60.61%) DB2
8 39 (59.09%) Tomcat
9 33 (50.00%) Apache
9 33 (50.00%) Perl
10 32 (48.48%) UNIX
11 31 (46.97%) HTML
11 31 (46.97%) MySQL
12 30 (45.45%) Solaris
13 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
14 28 (42.42%) CSS
15 27 (40.91%) JDBC
15 27 (40.91%) Bash Shell
15 27 (40.91%) Apache ServiceMix
16 25 (37.88%) JSP
16 25 (37.88%) MVC
17 22 (33.33%) Problem Management
17 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
18 21 (31.82%) XHTML
18 21 (31.82%) XML
18 21 (31.82%) J2EE
18 21 (31.82%) IIS
19 19 (28.79%) HTTP

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 66 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 39 (59.09%) Tomcat
3 33 (50.00%) Apache
4 27 (40.91%) Apache ServiceMix
5 21 (31.82%) IIS
6 13 (19.70%) JBoss
6 13 (19.70%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (12.12%) WebLogic
8 6 (9.09%) Drupal
9 3 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (3.03%) MQSeries
10 2 (3.03%) Apache Pig
11 1 (1.52%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Office
2 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Maximo
2 6 (9.09%) Magento
3 4 (6.06%) CA PPM
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) HTTP
2 18 (27.27%) Internet
3 14 (21.21%) FTP
4 6 (9.09%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.55%) MPLS
5 3 (4.55%) Firewall
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (60.61%) DB2
2 31 (46.97%) MySQL
3 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (3.03%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.03%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.03%) Big Data
8 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Rational Application Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Subversion
3 14 (21.21%) Eclipse
4 13 (19.70%) JUnit
4 13 (19.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (10.61%) JMeter
6 6 (9.09%) LoadRunner
7 3 (4.55%) Maven
8 2 (3.03%) Firebug
8 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.03%) Gradle
9 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 12 (18.18%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Analyst
2 25 (37.88%) Support Analyst
3 21 (31.82%) Consultant
4 16 (24.24%) Developer
4 16 (24.24%) Java Developer
5 14 (21.21%) Operations Analyst
5 14 (21.21%) Operations Support Analyst
6 13 (19.70%) Java Consultant
6 13 (19.70%) Support Consultant
7 8 (12.12%) Architect
7 8 (12.12%) WebSphere Consultant
8 7 (10.61%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (10.61%) Applications Support
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Systems Architect
9 4 (6.06%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.97%) HTML
2 28 (42.42%) CSS
3 27 (40.91%) JDBC
4 25 (37.88%) JSP
5 21 (31.82%) J2EE
5 21 (31.82%) XHTML
5 21 (31.82%) XML
6 18 (27.27%) Spring
6 18 (27.27%) Web Services
7 15 (22.73%) REST
7 15 (22.73%) JMS
8 14 (21.21%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (19.70%) Struts
9 13 (19.70%) JSTL
9 13 (19.70%) Spring MVC
10 12 (18.18%) EJB
10 12 (18.18%) Servlets
11 3 (4.55%) XSL
11 3 (4.55%) Ajax
11 3 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) DataPower
3 2 (3.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 52 (78.79%) Linux
2 48 (72.73%) Windows
3 40 (60.61%) AIX
4 32 (48.48%) UNIX
5 30 (45.45%) Solaris
6 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
6 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) MVC
2 22 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 15 (22.73%) ITIL
4 14 (21.21%) E-Commerce
4 14 (21.21%) Web Development
5 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (19.70%) RAD
5 13 (19.70%) Content Management
6 8 (12.12%) Asset Management
6 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.12%) Data Protection
6 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (12.12%) Capacity Management
6 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 6 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 6 (9.09%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (81.82%) Java
2 50 (75.76%) SQL
3 33 (50.00%) Perl
4 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
5 27 (40.91%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.09%) PHP
6 6 (9.09%) AWK
7 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Sun Certification
2 3 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 2 (3.03%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 55 (83.33%) IBM
2 54 (81.82%) Oracle
3 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (28.79%) Sun
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.55%) VMware
6 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.03%) HP