The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 17 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 4 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.65% 6.55% 8.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.00% 39.29% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 15
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% +3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
16 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 18.60% 16.67% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 43
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,000 £42,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere
Cheshire

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Knutsford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing WebSphere 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.

1 36 (94.74%) Finance
2 30 (78.95%) SSL
3 22 (57.89%) Middleware
4 18 (47.37%) Juniper
4 18 (47.37%) Cisco
4 18 (47.37%) HP
5 17 (44.74%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (42.11%) Internet
6 16 (42.11%) OSPF
6 16 (42.11%) BGP
6 16 (42.11%) EIGRP
6 16 (42.11%) IGRP
6 16 (42.11%) TACACS
6 16 (42.11%) Firewall
6 16 (42.11%) CiscoWorks
6 16 (42.11%) SMTP
6 16 (42.11%) HTTP
6 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
6 16 (42.11%) DNS
6 16 (42.11%) SOAP
6 16 (42.11%) LDAP
6 16 (42.11%) LAN
6 16 (42.11%) WAN
6 16 (42.11%) Network Design
6 16 (42.11%) HP NNM
6 16 (42.11%) Load Balancing
6 16 (42.11%) Network Management
6 16 (42.11%) F5
6 16 (42.11%) Capacity Management
7 12 (31.58%) Mainframe

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) MQSeries
2 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) SSL
2 16 (42.11%) Internet
2 16 (42.11%) OSPF
2 16 (42.11%) BGP
2 16 (42.11%) EIGRP
2 16 (42.11%) IGRP
2 16 (42.11%) TACACS
2 16 (42.11%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) SMTP
2 16 (42.11%) HTTP
2 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 16 (42.11%) DNS
2 16 (42.11%) LDAP
2 16 (42.11%) LAN
2 16 (42.11%) WAN
3 9 (23.68%) VLAN
3 9 (23.68%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) Network Security
4 2 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MSI
General
1 36 (94.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) Firewall Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) WebSphere Specialist
4 6 (15.79%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Server Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Principal Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Principal Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Middleware Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) Middleware
2 17 (44.74%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (42.11%) SOAP
4 9 (23.68%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (21.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 6 (15.79%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) UNIX
3 8 (21.05%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) HPUX
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) OS/400
4 2 (5.26%) zOS
4 2 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Network Design
1 16 (42.11%) Load Balancing
1 16 (42.11%) Network Management
1 16 (42.11%) Capacity Management
2 3 (7.89%) Change Management
2 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) JCL
1 6 (15.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) KVM
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) CiscoWorks
1 16 (42.11%) HP NNM
2 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Juniper
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco
1 18 (47.37%) HP
2 16 (42.11%) F5
3 8 (21.05%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) JBoss
5 2 (5.26%) Brocade
5 2 (5.26%) EMC
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) BMC
5 2 (5.26%) CA
5 2 (5.26%) NetApp
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
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