The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 119 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 27 58 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.25% 2.85% 2.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.54% 9.68% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 18
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,750 £66,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +5.26%
WebSphere Application Server
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
413 599 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.09% 29.48% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 345 448 353
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Watford -2 27 £52,500 +16.66%
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 49 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 44 (89.80%) IBM
3 43 (87.76%) Java
4 38 (77.55%) Oracle
5 33 (67.35%) Linux
6 31 (63.27%) Unix
7 29 (59.18%) ITIL
8 27 (55.10%) Apache
8 27 (55.10%) Tomcat
9 26 (53.06%) MySQL
9 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
9 26 (53.06%) WebSphere MQ
9 26 (53.06%) Perl
9 26 (53.06%) LAMP
9 26 (53.06%) Bash Shell
9 26 (53.06%) Apache ServiceMix
10 25 (51.02%) DB2
11 24 (48.98%) MS Office
11 24 (48.98%) FTP
11 24 (48.98%) Problem Management
12 21 (42.86%) Finance
13 20 (40.82%) SQL
14 18 (36.73%) SSL
15 16 (32.65%) Windows
16 15 (30.61%) JDBC
16 15 (30.61%) EJB
16 15 (30.61%) Solaris
17 14 (28.57%) AIX
18 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
19 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 49 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 27 (55.10%) Apache
2 27 (55.10%) Tomcat
3 26 (53.06%) Apache ServiceMix
4 7 (14.29%) MQSeries
4 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.12%) Jetty
6 2 (4.08%) IIS
7 1 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (48.98%) MS Office
2 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Maximo
2 1 (2.04%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon S3
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (6.12%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (6.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) FTP
2 18 (36.73%) SSL
3 12 (24.49%) DNS
3 12 (24.49%) Internet
3 12 (24.49%) SSH
4 3 (6.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (53.06%) MySQL
2 25 (51.02%) DB2
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (2.04%) Ant
2 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) JUnit
2 1 (2.04%) Log4j
2 1 (2.04%) Mockito
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
1 14 (28.57%) Linux Support
1 14 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) AIX Support
2 13 (26.53%) Linux Scripter
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Support Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Unix Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Unix Scripter
2 13 (26.53%) Unix Support
2 13 (26.53%) Unix Support Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Administrator
3 12 (24.49%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (22.45%) Applications Support
5 10 (20.41%) Architect
6 9 (18.37%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (18.37%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (18.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (18.37%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (18.37%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) LAMP
1 26 (53.06%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (30.61%) EJB
2 15 (30.61%) JDBC
3 12 (24.49%) HTML
3 12 (24.49%) J2EE
3 12 (24.49%) JSP
3 12 (24.49%) Servlets
3 12 (24.49%) Web Services
4 11 (22.45%) CSS
5 10 (20.41%) XML
6 9 (18.37%) Middleware
7 8 (16.33%) XHTML
8 7 (14.29%) JMS
8 7 (14.29%) Spring
9 6 (12.24%) RESTful
10 4 (8.16%) REST
10 4 (8.16%) SOAP
11 3 (6.12%) Java EE
11 3 (6.12%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Clustering
2 6 (12.24%) PKI
3 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.20%) SWIFT
4 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.12%) DataPower
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Linux
2 31 (63.27%) Unix
3 16 (32.65%) Windows
4 15 (30.61%) Solaris
5 14 (28.57%) AIX
6 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) ITIL
2 24 (48.98%) Problem Management
3 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
4 11 (22.45%) MVC
5 10 (20.41%) Time Management
6 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.24%) Application Packaging
6 6 (12.24%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Open Source
6 6 (12.24%) Presales
6 6 (12.24%) SDLC
6 6 (12.24%) Software Architecture
6 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.16%) UML
8 3 (6.12%) EAI
8 3 (6.12%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (6.12%) RUP
8 3 (6.12%) SOA
8 3 (6.12%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.12%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) Java
2 26 (53.06%) Bash Shell
2 26 (53.06%) Perl
3 20 (40.82%) SQL
4 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.49%) PHP
4 12 (24.49%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) ISO 8583
1 5 (10.20%) ISO20022
1 5 (10.20%) SEPA
2 3 (6.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Postfix
1 12 (24.49%) qmail
1 12 (24.49%) Sendmail
2 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) Plesk
2 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 44 (89.80%) IBM
2 38 (77.55%) Oracle
3 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
4 12 (24.49%) Red Hat
5 11 (22.45%) VMware
6 6 (12.24%) TIBCO
7 4 (8.16%) VocaLink
8 3 (6.12%) Splunk
9 1 (2.04%) ATG
9 1 (2.04%) Blue Martini
9 1 (2.04%) Elastic Path
9 1 (2.04%) Infor
9 1 (2.04%) Interwoven
9 1 (2.04%) Sun