The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 125 122 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -41
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 25 30 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.95% 1.16% 2.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.14% 6.05% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 24
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £49,500 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £80,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
WebSphere
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
407 496 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.52% 19.14% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 308 385 359
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 25 November 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Reading

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 32 (57.14%) IBM
2 24 (42.86%) Java
2 24 (42.86%) Oracle
3 20 (35.71%) UNIX
4 18 (32.14%) J2EE
4 18 (32.14%) Tomcat
5 17 (30.36%) Degree
6 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (28.57%) HTTP
7 15 (26.79%) JBoss
7 15 (26.79%) Windows
7 15 (26.79%) Linux
8 14 (25.00%) ITIL
8 14 (25.00%) WebLogic
9 13 (23.21%) DB2
9 13 (23.21%) HP
9 13 (23.21%) Internet
10 12 (21.43%) Firewall
10 12 (21.43%) SOAP
10 12 (21.43%) SQL
10 12 (21.43%) Apache
10 12 (21.43%) LDAP
10 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 11 (19.64%) DNS
11 11 (19.64%) LAN
11 11 (19.64%) WAN
11 11 (19.64%) Cisco
11 11 (19.64%) Management Information System
11 11 (19.64%) Finance
11 11 (19.64%) WebSphere MQ

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 18 (32.14%) Tomcat
2 15 (26.79%) JBoss
3 14 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 12 (21.43%) Apache
5 10 (17.86%) IBM HTTP Server
6 9 (16.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (8.93%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (8.93%) Joomla!
9 4 (7.14%) ArcGIS
10 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (3.57%) Alfresco
10 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
10 2 (3.57%) IIS
11 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) HTTP
2 13 (23.21%) Internet
3 12 (21.43%) Firewall
3 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.43%) LDAP
4 11 (19.64%) LAN
4 11 (19.64%) WAN
4 11 (19.64%) DNS
5 8 (14.29%) SSL
5 8 (14.29%) SMTP
5 8 (14.29%) IGRP
5 8 (14.29%) TACACS
5 8 (14.29%) OSPF
5 8 (14.29%) BGP
5 8 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 7 (12.50%) ATM
7 3 (5.36%) ICMP
8 1 (1.79%) NAS
8 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) DB2
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.14%) MySQL
3 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.57%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Maven
2 5 (8.93%) Subversion
2 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (5.36%) WebLogic Workshop
3 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.36%) JMeter
4 2 (3.57%) RequisitePro
4 2 (3.57%) ClearQuest
4 2 (3.57%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.57%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.79%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.79%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Legal
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) International Banking
4 1 (1.79%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (16.07%) Development Manager
2 7 (12.50%) Consultant
3 6 (10.71%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Applications Support
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Development Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) J2EE
2 12 (21.43%) SOAP
3 11 (19.64%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (16.07%) CSS
4 9 (16.07%) HTML
5 7 (12.50%) JRules
5 7 (12.50%) Ajax
6 5 (8.93%) XML
6 5 (8.93%) JSP
6 5 (8.93%) jQuery
7 4 (7.14%) Web Services
7 4 (7.14%) Spring
8 3 (5.36%) JMS
8 3 (5.36%) HTML5
8 3 (5.36%) CSS3
8 3 (5.36%) LAMP
8 3 (5.36%) JSON
9 2 (3.57%) Worklight
9 2 (3.57%) Middleware
9 2 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.64%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) PKI
4 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.36%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (5.36%) User Experience
5 2 (3.57%) Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) DataPower
5 2 (3.57%) Open Source
5 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) UNIX
2 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Linux
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (12.50%) AIX
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.36%) Solaris
7 2 (3.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Mentoring
3 9 (16.07%) Multithreading
4 8 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 8 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 8 (14.29%) Network Management
4 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.29%) Network Design
5 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 6 (10.71%) Line Management
6 6 (10.71%) RUP
7 4 (7.14%) ETL
7 4 (7.14%) OO
7 4 (7.14%) Content Management
7 4 (7.14%) Time Management
8 3 (5.36%) Load Testing
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) Java
2 12 (21.43%) SQL
3 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
4 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.29%) PHP
6 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 7 (12.50%) sed
6 7 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 7 (12.50%) AWK
6 7 (12.50%) Korn
7 5 (8.93%) VBA
7 5 (8.93%) Pascal
7 5 (8.93%) Delphi
8 4 (7.14%) VBScript
8 4 (7.14%) VB
9 2 (3.57%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) C
10 1 (1.79%) C#
10 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
2 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.57%) IBM Certification
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.57%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
1 8 (14.29%) HP NNM
2 7 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.79%) Puppet
4 1 (1.79%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 32 (57.14%) IBM
2 24 (42.86%) Oracle
3 13 (23.21%) HP
4 11 (19.64%) Cisco
5 9 (16.07%) VMware
6 8 (14.29%) F5
6 8 (14.29%) Juniper
7 7 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 7 (12.50%) Ab Initio
8 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
9 5 (8.93%) Business Objects
10 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.14%) ESRI
10 4 (7.14%) Lumension
11 2 (3.57%) webMethods
11 2 (3.57%) BEA
11 2 (3.57%) Informatica
11 2 (3.57%) Adobe
12 1 (1.79%) Temenos
12 1 (1.79%) Citrix
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 26 days ago