The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 107 109 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 30 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.25% 1.35% 2.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.47% 7.13% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 29
Average salary £51,250 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £69,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
464 435 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 19.36% 18.95% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 363 349 378
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
Berkshire

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Reading

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Reading

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 26 (50.98%) IBM
3 24 (47.06%) HTTP
4 23 (45.10%) SOAP
5 22 (43.14%) Internet
6 21 (41.18%) SSL
6 21 (41.18%) LDAP
7 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
7 20 (39.22%) DNS
7 20 (39.22%) LAN
7 20 (39.22%) WAN
7 20 (39.22%) SMTP
7 20 (39.22%) Cisco
7 20 (39.22%) HP
7 20 (39.22%) CiscoWorks
7 20 (39.22%) Juniper
7 20 (39.22%) Firewall
7 20 (39.22%) OSPF
7 20 (39.22%) BGP
7 20 (39.22%) EIGRP
7 20 (39.22%) IGRP
7 20 (39.22%) TACACS
7 20 (39.22%) Network Design
7 20 (39.22%) HP NNM
7 20 (39.22%) Load Balancing
7 20 (39.22%) Network Management
7 20 (39.22%) Capacity Management
7 20 (39.22%) F5
8 19 (37.25%) CheckPoint
9 16 (31.37%) DataPower

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.92%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 24 (47.06%) HTTP
2 22 (43.14%) Internet
3 21 (41.18%) SSL
3 21 (41.18%) LDAP
4 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
4 20 (39.22%) DNS
4 20 (39.22%) LAN
4 20 (39.22%) WAN
4 20 (39.22%) SMTP
4 20 (39.22%) Firewall
4 20 (39.22%) OSPF
4 20 (39.22%) BGP
4 20 (39.22%) EIGRP
4 20 (39.22%) IGRP
4 20 (39.22%) TACACS
5 7 (13.73%) ATM
6 1 (1.96%) FTP
6 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) DB2
2 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.96%) WinRunner
1 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.96%) Selenium
1 1 (1.96%) Maven
1 1 (1.96%) ClearQuest
General
1 27 (52.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Firewall Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Lead Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Development Manager
5 6 (11.76%) ETL Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Development Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Ab Initio Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Middleware Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) SOAP
2 15 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (5.88%) J2EE
3 3 (5.88%) CSS
3 3 (5.88%) Middleware
4 2 (3.92%) LAMP
4 2 (3.92%) JRules
4 2 (3.92%) Spring
4 2 (3.92%) Ajax
4 2 (3.92%) Web Services
4 2 (3.92%) JMS
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 1 (1.96%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.96%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) HTML
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.96%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) XSD
5 1 (1.96%) XSLT
5 1 (1.96%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) DataPower
2 9 (17.65%) Clustering
3 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Firmware
5 1 (1.96%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) AIX
1 14 (27.45%) Solaris
2 10 (19.61%) UNIX
2 10 (19.61%) Windows
3 8 (15.69%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Network Design
1 20 (39.22%) Load Balancing
1 20 (39.22%) Network Management
1 20 (39.22%) Capacity Management
2 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
3 8 (15.69%) Resource Management
4 7 (13.73%) Multithreading
4 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.76%) High Availability
5 6 (11.76%) ETL
6 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.92%) Time Management
7 2 (3.92%) Content Management
7 2 (3.92%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) OOD
7 2 (3.92%) SOA
7 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.96%) Test Strategy
8 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) Java
2 9 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) Korn
4 2 (3.92%) SQL
5 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.96%) sed
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) XPath
5 1 (1.96%) AWK
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) IBM Certification
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (39.22%) CiscoWorks
1 20 (39.22%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.96%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) IBM
2 20 (39.22%) Cisco
2 20 (39.22%) HP
2 20 (39.22%) Juniper
2 20 (39.22%) F5
3 19 (37.25%) CheckPoint
4 8 (15.69%) Ab Initio
5 4 (7.84%) JBoss
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle
6 2 (3.92%) BEA
6 2 (3.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) Veritas
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.96%) Niku
Reading, Berkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago