The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 179 205 185
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 83 42 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.04% 0.55% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.62% 2.65% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 17
Average salary £65,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.57% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1795 1586 1835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 22.52% 20.62% 21.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1404 1526
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 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
Hertfordshire +28 77 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -
Bedfordshire -13 2 £46,250 +2.77% 1
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 148 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 126 (85.14%) Java
3 119 (80.41%) DB2
4 100 (67.57%) Oracle
5 95 (64.19%) Finance
6 83 (56.08%) UNIX
7 81 (54.73%) IBM
8 80 (54.05%) MQSeries
9 74 (50.00%) SQL
10 69 (46.62%) Relational Database
11 61 (41.22%) J2EE
12 59 (39.86%) E-Commerce
12 59 (39.86%) Retail
13 57 (38.51%) Windows
14 53 (35.81%) Middleware
15 50 (33.78%) Linux
16 48 (32.43%) Solaris
16 48 (32.43%) XML
16 48 (32.43%) Manufacturing
17 47 (31.76%) JDBC
17 47 (31.76%) JSP
17 47 (31.76%) JavaScript
18 46 (31.08%) AIX
19 45 (30.41%) IIS
19 45 (30.41%) JMS
19 45 (30.41%) HTTP
19 45 (30.41%) IBM HTTP Server
20 43 (29.05%) Tomcat
21 42 (28.38%) WebLogic
21 42 (28.38%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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
1 148 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 80 (54.05%) MQSeries
3 45 (30.41%) IIS
3 45 (30.41%) IBM HTTP Server
4 43 (29.05%) Tomcat
5 42 (28.38%) WebLogic
6 13 (8.78%) OpenEdge
7 4 (2.70%) iPlanet
7 4 (2.70%) Tuxedo
7 4 (2.70%) Apache
7 4 (2.70%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.35%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) IaaS
1 3 (2.03%) SaaS
1 3 (2.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (30.41%) HTTP
2 37 (25.00%) FTP
3 18 (12.16%) Internet
4 4 (2.70%) SSL
5 3 (2.03%) LDAP
5 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.03%) VPN
5 3 (2.03%) DNS
5 3 (2.03%) Firewall
6 2 (1.35%) LAN
6 2 (1.35%) VoIP
6 2 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (80.41%) DB2
2 69 (46.62%) Relational Database
3 38 (25.68%) SQL Server
3 38 (25.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (16.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (23.65%) Eclipse
2 25 (16.89%) MyEclipse
3 10 (6.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 10 (6.76%) JUnit
4 8 (5.41%) Rational Application Developer
4 8 (5.41%) Subversion
5 6 (4.05%) Log4j
5 6 (4.05%) Ant
6 2 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 95 (64.19%) Finance
2 59 (39.86%) Retail
3 48 (32.43%) Manufacturing
4 34 (22.97%) Banking
5 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (32.43%) Architect
2 37 (25.00%) Analyst
3 36 (24.32%) Support Analyst
3 36 (24.32%) Operations Analyst
3 36 (24.32%) Operations Support Analyst
4 27 (18.24%) Senior Architect
5 24 (16.22%) Junior
6 23 (15.54%) Developer
6 23 (15.54%) Java Developer
7 17 (11.49%) Junior Support Analyst
7 17 (11.49%) Junior Analyst
8 16 (10.81%) Consultant
9 13 (8.78%) SQL DBA
9 13 (8.78%) Data Architect
9 13 (8.78%) DBA
10 12 (8.11%) Software Engineer
10 12 (8.11%) Senior Data Architect
10 12 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (6.08%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (5.41%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (41.22%) J2EE
2 53 (35.81%) Middleware
3 48 (32.43%) XML
4 47 (31.76%) JDBC
4 47 (31.76%) JSP
5 45 (30.41%) JMS
6 35 (23.65%) Struts
7 31 (20.95%) Ajax
8 26 (17.57%) Web Services
9 25 (16.89%) ICEfaces
9 25 (16.89%) jQuery
9 25 (16.89%) Java EE
9 25 (16.89%) JSF
10 22 (14.86%) HTML
11 18 (12.16%) XHTML
11 18 (12.16%) EJB
11 18 (12.16%) Servlets
12 16 (10.81%) CSS
13 10 (6.76%) JSTL
14 7 (4.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.38%) Open Source
2 30 (20.27%) PKI
3 11 (7.43%) Kindle
4 10 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.41%) SWIFT
6 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.05%) Web 2.0
7 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 83 (56.08%) UNIX
2 57 (38.51%) Windows
3 50 (33.78%) Linux
4 48 (32.43%) Solaris
5 46 (31.08%) AIX
6 6 (4.05%) HPUX
7 3 (2.03%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.68%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.86%) E-Commerce
2 38 (25.68%) ITIL
3 35 (23.65%) RAD
4 32 (21.62%) ERP
5 31 (20.95%) OO
6 29 (19.59%) Web Development
7 26 (17.57%) Migration
8 25 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (14.86%) Service Delivery
9 22 (14.86%) Problem Management
9 22 (14.86%) Security Architecture
10 16 (10.81%) MVC
11 15 (10.14%) Data Architecture
12 13 (8.78%) Analytics
13 12 (8.11%) Software Engineering
14 11 (7.43%) Data Modelling
15 10 (6.76%) UML
15 10 (6.76%) Software Architecture
15 10 (6.76%) Content Management
16 7 (4.73%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (85.14%) Java
2 74 (50.00%) SQL
3 47 (31.76%) JavaScript
4 30 (20.27%) Bash Shell
4 30 (20.27%) Perl
5 6 (4.05%) XPath
6 4 (2.70%) Jython
6 4 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (10.14%) Degree
2 4 (2.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (18.24%) ISO 8583
2 22 (14.86%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.70%) SLA
3 4 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.08%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (2.03%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (1.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 100 (67.57%) Oracle
2 81 (54.73%) IBM
3 40 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 38 (25.68%) TIBCO
5 32 (21.62%) JBoss
6 6 (4.05%) ATG
6 6 (4.05%) Interwoven
6 6 (4.05%) Blue Martini
6 6 (4.05%) Elastic Path
7 5 (3.38%) Citrix
7 5 (3.38%) Cisco
7 5 (3.38%) VMware
8 4 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.70%) Sun
9 3 (2.03%) NetIQ
9 3 (2.03%) Juniper
9 3 (2.03%) BMC
10 2 (1.35%) Stellent
10 2 (1.35%) SAP
11 1 (0.68%) Sybase
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