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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 100 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 45 39 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.95% 1.95% 2.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.79% 8.32% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 25
Average salary £78,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £45,100
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
578 469 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.02% 23.49% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 475 385 501
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
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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 -19 26 £82,500 +57.14%
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 97 (85.84%) Oracle
3 95 (84.07%) Java
4 92 (81.42%) Finance
5 84 (74.34%) DB2
6 76 (67.26%) SQL
6 76 (67.26%) IBM
7 67 (59.29%) MQSeries
8 64 (56.64%) J2EE
9 62 (54.87%) E-Commerce
9 62 (54.87%) Retail
10 61 (53.98%) Windows
11 57 (50.44%) UNIX
12 55 (48.67%) Linux
13 49 (43.36%) Solaris
14 47 (41.59%) Manufacturing
15 46 (40.71%) IBM HTTP Server
15 46 (40.71%) HTTP
15 46 (40.71%) JDBC
15 46 (40.71%) IIS
16 44 (38.94%) Tomcat
16 44 (38.94%) Middleware
17 43 (38.05%) AIX
18 42 (37.17%) XML
19 41 (36.28%) JMS
20 37 (32.74%) ITIL
21 35 (30.97%) Relational Database
22 33 (29.20%) Open Source
22 33 (29.20%) Bash Shell
22 33 (29.20%) MS Office

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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
1 113 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 67 (59.29%) MQSeries
3 46 (40.71%) IBM HTTP Server
3 46 (40.71%) IIS
4 44 (38.94%) Tomcat
5 33 (29.20%) WebLogic
6 16 (14.16%) OpenEdge
7 4 (3.54%) iPlanet
7 4 (3.54%) Apache
7 4 (3.54%) Tuxedo
7 4 (3.54%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.77%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.77%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (29.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 46 (40.71%) HTTP
2 33 (29.20%) FTP
3 22 (19.47%) Internet
4 4 (3.54%) SSL
5 2 (1.77%) LAN
5 2 (1.77%) VoIP
5 2 (1.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (74.34%) DB2
2 35 (30.97%) Relational Database
3 27 (23.89%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
4 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (13.27%) Rational Application Developer
2 13 (11.50%) JUnit
2 13 (11.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 13 (11.50%) Eclipse
2 13 (11.50%) Subversion
3 6 (5.31%) Ant
3 6 (5.31%) Log4j
4 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 92 (81.42%) Finance
2 62 (54.87%) Retail
3 47 (41.59%) Manufacturing
4 28 (24.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (35.40%) Architect
2 33 (29.20%) Analyst
3 32 (28.32%) Support Analyst
3 32 (28.32%) Operations Analyst
3 32 (28.32%) Operations Support Analyst
4 26 (23.01%) Senior Architect
5 23 (20.35%) Junior
6 17 (15.04%) Consultant
7 16 (14.16%) DBA
7 16 (14.16%) SQL DBA
8 13 (11.50%) Java Developer
8 13 (11.50%) Developer
8 13 (11.50%) Junior Analyst
8 13 (11.50%) Junior Support Analyst
9 10 (8.85%) Junior DBA
10 9 (7.96%) Data Architect
10 9 (7.96%) Senior Data Architect
11 8 (7.08%) WebSphere Consultant
11 8 (7.08%) Systems Architect
12 7 (6.19%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (56.64%) J2EE
2 46 (40.71%) JDBC
3 44 (38.94%) Middleware
4 42 (37.17%) XML
5 41 (36.28%) JMS
6 29 (25.66%) HTML
6 29 (25.66%) JSP
7 23 (20.35%) CSS
8 22 (19.47%) EJB
8 22 (19.47%) Servlets
9 21 (18.58%) XHTML
10 13 (11.50%) Struts
10 13 (11.50%) JSTL
11 6 (5.31%) Ajax
11 6 (5.31%) XSLT
11 6 (5.31%) XMLBeans
12 4 (3.54%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (3.54%) .NET
12 4 (3.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 1 (0.88%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.20%) Open Source
2 25 (22.12%) PKI
3 9 (7.96%) Kindle
4 7 (6.19%) SWIFT
4 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.31%) Web 2.0
6 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 61 (53.98%) Windows
2 57 (50.44%) UNIX
3 55 (48.67%) Linux
4 49 (43.36%) Solaris
5 43 (38.05%) AIX
6 6 (5.31%) HPUX
7 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.65%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.87%) E-Commerce
2 37 (32.74%) ITIL
3 27 (23.89%) ERP
4 23 (20.35%) MVC
5 22 (19.47%) Problem Management
6 18 (15.93%) Service Delivery
6 18 (15.93%) Security Architecture
7 14 (12.39%) UML
8 13 (11.50%) RAD
8 13 (11.50%) Content Management
9 11 (9.73%) Data Architecture
10 9 (7.96%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.19%) Programme Management
11 7 (6.19%) Software Architecture
11 7 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.19%) Web Development
12 6 (5.31%) OO
13 3 (2.65%) Performance Tuning
14 2 (1.77%) Capacity Planning
14 2 (1.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (84.07%) Java
2 76 (67.26%) SQL
3 33 (29.20%) Bash Shell
3 33 (29.20%) Perl
4 29 (25.66%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.31%) XPath
6 4 (3.54%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) Degree
2 7 (6.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.35%) ISO 8583
2 18 (15.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.65%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (1.77%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 97 (85.84%) Oracle
2 76 (67.26%) IBM
3 33 (29.20%) Microsoft
4 29 (25.66%) TIBCO
5 7 (6.19%) Sun
6 6 (5.31%) Blue Martini
6 6 (5.31%) Elastic Path
6 6 (5.31%) Interwoven
6 6 (5.31%) ATG
7 4 (3.54%) JBoss
7 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.54%) hybris
8 3 (2.65%) BMC
8 3 (2.65%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.77%) Stellent
9 2 (1.77%) VMware
9 2 (1.77%) SAP
9 2 (1.77%) Citrix
9 2 (1.77%) Cisco
10 1 (0.88%) Sybase