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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 124 124 78
Rank change year-on-year
0 -46
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 26 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 1.19% 2.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.30% 6.28% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19 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 £59,000 £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
413 494 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.73% 18.93% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 311 389 354
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 £30,500 £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 21 November 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Reading

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 (56.14%) IBM
2 24 (42.11%) Oracle
3 23 (40.35%) Java
4 19 (33.33%) UNIX
5 17 (29.82%) Windows
5 17 (29.82%) J2EE
5 17 (29.82%) Tomcat
6 16 (28.07%) HTTP
6 16 (28.07%) Linux
6 16 (28.07%) Degree
6 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (26.32%) JBoss
8 14 (24.56%) ITIL
8 14 (24.56%) WebLogic
8 14 (24.56%) DB2
9 13 (22.81%) SOAP
9 13 (22.81%) HP
9 13 (22.81%) Internet
10 12 (21.05%) Firewall
10 12 (21.05%) SQL
10 12 (21.05%) LDAP
10 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
11 11 (19.30%) DNS
11 11 (19.30%) LAN
11 11 (19.30%) WAN
11 11 (19.30%) Cisco
11 11 (19.30%) Apache
11 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
11 11 (19.30%) Finance
11 11 (19.30%) WebSphere MQ

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 17 (29.82%) Tomcat
2 15 (26.32%) JBoss
3 14 (24.56%) WebLogic
4 11 (19.30%) Apache
5 10 (17.54%) IBM HTTP Server
6 9 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (14.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (8.77%) Joomla!
10 4 (7.02%) ArcGIS
11 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (3.51%) Alfresco
11 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
11 2 (3.51%) IIS
12 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
12 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) HTTP
2 13 (22.81%) Internet
3 12 (21.05%) Firewall
3 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 12 (21.05%) LDAP
4 11 (19.30%) LAN
4 11 (19.30%) WAN
4 11 (19.30%) DNS
5 8 (14.04%) SSL
5 8 (14.04%) SMTP
5 8 (14.04%) IGRP
5 8 (14.04%) TACACS
5 8 (14.04%) OSPF
5 8 (14.04%) BGP
5 8 (14.04%) EIGRP
6 7 (12.28%) ATM
7 3 (5.26%) ICMP
8 1 (1.75%) NAS
8 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) DB2
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.02%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) Big Data
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Maven
2 5 (8.77%) Subversion
2 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (7.02%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.26%) JMeter
4 3 (5.26%) WebLogic Workshop
4 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.75%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.75%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.75%) RequisitePro
5 1 (1.75%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.75%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) International Banking
4 1 (1.75%) French Language
4 1 (1.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Development Manager
2 8 (14.04%) Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 5 (8.77%) Senior Development Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Senior Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.02%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) J2EE
2 13 (22.81%) SOAP
3 11 (19.30%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (15.79%) CSS
4 9 (15.79%) HTML
5 7 (12.28%) JRules
5 7 (12.28%) Ajax
6 5 (8.77%) XML
6 5 (8.77%) JSP
6 5 (8.77%) jQuery
7 4 (7.02%) Web Services
8 3 (5.26%) JMS
8 3 (5.26%) Middleware
8 3 (5.26%) LAMP
8 3 (5.26%) Spring
8 3 (5.26%) HTML5
8 3 (5.26%) CSS3
8 3 (5.26%) JSON
9 2 (3.51%) Worklight
9 2 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Clustering
3 4 (7.02%) PKI
4 3 (5.26%) DataPower
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (5.26%) User Experience
5 2 (3.51%) Open Source
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) UNIX
2 17 (29.82%) Windows
3 16 (28.07%) Linux
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.28%) AIX
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.02%) Solaris
7 2 (3.51%) SUSE
8 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
3 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.04%) Network Design
4 8 (14.04%) Capacity Management
4 8 (14.04%) Network Management
4 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
4 8 (14.04%) Multithreading
5 7 (12.28%) Resource Management
6 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 6 (10.53%) Line Management
6 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.53%) RUP
7 4 (7.02%) Content Management
8 3 (5.26%) OO
8 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.26%) Service Management
8 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.26%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Java
2 12 (21.05%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.04%) PHP
6 7 (12.28%) Bash Shell
6 7 (12.28%) sed
6 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
6 7 (12.28%) AWK
6 7 (12.28%) Korn
7 5 (8.77%) VBA
7 5 (8.77%) Pascal
7 5 (8.77%) Delphi
8 4 (7.02%) VBScript
8 4 (7.02%) VB
9 1 (1.75%) Perl
9 1 (1.75%) C
9 1 (1.75%) C#
9 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
2 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
2 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.26%) IBM Certification
5 2 (3.51%) ISEB
6 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.51%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) CiscoWorks
1 8 (14.04%) HP NNM
2 7 (12.28%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (7.02%) SCCM
4 2 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.75%) Puppet
5 1 (1.75%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) IBM
2 24 (42.11%) Oracle
3 13 (22.81%) HP
4 11 (19.30%) Cisco
5 9 (15.79%) VMware
6 8 (14.04%) F5
6 8 (14.04%) Juniper
7 7 (12.28%) CheckPoint
7 7 (12.28%) Ab Initio
8 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
9 5 (8.77%) Business Objects
10 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.02%) ESRI
10 4 (7.02%) Lumension
11 2 (3.51%) Adobe
11 2 (3.51%) Citrix
11 2 (3.51%) webMethods
11 2 (3.51%) BEA
11 2 (3.51%) Informatica
12 1 (1.75%) Veritas
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 23 days ago