The first table below looks at the demand for the WebSphere Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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 Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Specialist
Rank 256 - 244
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% - 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6899 7158 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.33% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5593 6013 6113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
WebSphere Specialist
England

WebSphere Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WebSphere Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSphere Specialist
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere Specialist Salary Trend in the North West

WebSphere Specialist
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
WebSphere Specialist
England

WebSphere Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title 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 with WebSphere Specialist in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (76.47%) Middleware
3 12 (70.59%) Finance
3 12 (70.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (52.94%) IBM
5 6 (35.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) UNIX
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (29.41%) MQSeries
6 5 (29.41%) SSL
6 5 (29.41%) Change Management
6 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
7 4 (23.53%) Banking
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) Java
8 3 (17.65%) J2EE
8 3 (17.65%) AIX
8 3 (17.65%) ClearCase
8 3 (17.65%) Retail
8 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (17.65%) Workflow Management
8 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) ClearQuest
8 3 (17.65%) Workflow
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.76%) MSI
9 2 (11.76%) JBoss
10 1 (5.88%) HTTP

WebSphere Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title 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 with WebSphere Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (70.59%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (29.41%) MQSeries
4 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) ClearCase
1 3 (17.65%) ClearQuest
2 2 (11.76%) MSI
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Middleware
2 6 (35.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (17.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) UNIX
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Workflow
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss