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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 92 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 56 44 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.37% 2.19% 2.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.43% 8.45% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 17
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,300 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
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
594 521 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.18% 25.93% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 493 420 509
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 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -18 33 £58,750 +11.90%
Rickmansworth - 3 £85,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £45,000 -
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 112 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 97 (86.61%) Java
3 96 (85.71%) Oracle
4 93 (83.04%) Finance
5 86 (76.79%) DB2
6 72 (64.29%) MQSeries
6 72 (64.29%) IBM
7 70 (62.50%) SQL
8 61 (54.46%) J2EE
9 59 (52.68%) E-Commerce
9 59 (52.68%) Retail
10 57 (50.89%) Windows
11 54 (48.21%) UNIX
12 52 (46.43%) Linux
13 48 (42.86%) Solaris
14 46 (41.07%) XML
14 46 (41.07%) Manufacturing
15 45 (40.18%) Middleware
15 45 (40.18%) IBM HTTP Server
15 45 (40.18%) JDBC
15 45 (40.18%) IIS
15 45 (40.18%) JMS
15 45 (40.18%) HTTP
16 43 (38.39%) Tomcat
17 42 (37.50%) AIX
18 40 (35.71%) Relational Database
19 38 (33.93%) Open Source
19 38 (33.93%) WebLogic
20 34 (30.36%) TIBCO
21 33 (29.46%) MS Office

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 112 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 72 (64.29%) MQSeries
3 45 (40.18%) IIS
3 45 (40.18%) IBM HTTP Server
4 43 (38.39%) Tomcat
5 38 (33.93%) WebLogic
6 13 (11.61%) OpenEdge
7 4 (3.57%) Tuxedo
7 4 (3.57%) Apache
7 4 (3.57%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.57%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (29.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 45 (40.18%) HTTP
2 33 (29.46%) FTP
3 20 (17.86%) Internet
4 4 (3.57%) SSL
5 2 (1.79%) LAN
5 2 (1.79%) VoIP
5 2 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (76.79%) DB2
2 40 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 26 (23.21%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
4 13 (11.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.36%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) JUnit
1 12 (10.71%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 12 (10.71%) Eclipse
1 12 (10.71%) Subversion
1 12 (10.71%) Rational Application Developer
2 6 (5.36%) Ant
2 6 (5.36%) Log4j
3 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 93 (83.04%) Finance
2 59 (52.68%) Retail
3 46 (41.07%) Manufacturing
4 32 (28.57%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (38.39%) Architect
2 33 (29.46%) Analyst
3 32 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 32 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
3 32 (28.57%) Operations Support Analyst
4 28 (25.00%) Senior Architect
5 22 (19.64%) Junior
6 17 (15.18%) Consultant
7 15 (13.39%) Junior Analyst
7 15 (13.39%) Junior Support Analyst
8 13 (11.61%) DBA
8 13 (11.61%) SQL DBA
9 12 (10.71%) Java Developer
9 12 (10.71%) Developer
10 11 (9.82%) Data Architect
10 11 (9.82%) Senior Data Architect
11 8 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
12 7 (6.25%) Junior DBA
12 7 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (5.36%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (54.46%) J2EE
2 46 (41.07%) XML
3 45 (40.18%) JMS
3 45 (40.18%) Middleware
3 45 (40.18%) JDBC
4 26 (23.21%) JSP
4 26 (23.21%) HTML
5 20 (17.86%) EJB
5 20 (17.86%) CSS
5 20 (17.86%) Servlets
5 20 (17.86%) XHTML
6 12 (10.71%) JSTL
6 12 (10.71%) Struts
7 6 (5.36%) XMLBeans
7 6 (5.36%) Ajax
7 6 (5.36%) XSLT
8 4 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (3.57%) .NET
8 4 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (0.89%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 38 (33.93%) Open Source
2 29 (25.89%) PKI
3 11 (9.82%) Kindle
4 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.25%) SWIFT
6 6 (5.36%) Web 2.0
7 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (50.89%) Windows
2 54 (48.21%) UNIX
3 52 (46.43%) Linux
4 48 (42.86%) Solaris
5 42 (37.50%) AIX
6 6 (5.36%) HPUX
7 3 (2.68%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.79%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) E-Commerce
2 32 (28.57%) ITIL
3 31 (27.68%) ERP
4 22 (19.64%) Service Delivery
4 22 (19.64%) Security Architecture
5 20 (17.86%) MVC
5 20 (17.86%) Problem Management
6 13 (11.61%) Data Architecture
7 12 (10.71%) Content Management
7 12 (10.71%) RAD
7 12 (10.71%) UML
8 11 (9.82%) Data Modelling
9 8 (7.14%) Software Architecture
10 7 (6.25%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.36%) Web Development
11 6 (5.36%) OO
11 6 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.68%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (1.79%) Unit Testing
13 2 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 97 (86.61%) Java
2 70 (62.50%) SQL
3 30 (26.79%) Perl
3 30 (26.79%) Bash Shell
4 26 (23.21%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.36%) XPath
6 4 (3.57%) Jython
Qualifications
1 13 (11.61%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (24.11%) ISO 8583
2 22 (19.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.68%) BMC Performance Manager
3 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 96 (85.71%) Oracle
2 72 (64.29%) IBM
3 34 (30.36%) TIBCO
4 33 (29.46%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.36%) Sun
5 6 (5.36%) ATG
5 6 (5.36%) Interwoven
5 6 (5.36%) Blue Martini
5 6 (5.36%) Elastic Path
6 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.57%) JBoss
7 3 (2.68%) BMC
7 3 (2.68%) NetIQ
8 2 (1.79%) Stellent
8 2 (1.79%) VMware
8 2 (1.79%) SAP
8 2 (1.79%) Cisco
8 2 (1.79%) Citrix
8 2 (1.79%) hybris
9 1 (0.89%) Sybase