The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Administrator
Rank 886 863 817
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 10 31 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.028% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.030% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 26
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,920 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary - £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107644 104931 108810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.70% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89153 86333 93218
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WebSphere Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WebSphere Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Administrator within the UK.

WebSphere Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Administrator over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 within the UK.

WebSphere Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Administrator
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 24 November 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 9 £55,000 +10.00%
England -28 9 £55,000 +22.22%
City of London +24 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Scotland - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (46.88%) Linux
4 13 (40.63%) Firewall
4 13 (40.63%) Finance
5 12 (37.50%) IBM
6 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 8 (25.00%) Java
8 7 (21.88%) Perl
8 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
8 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
9 6 (18.75%) Korn
9 6 (18.75%) SSL
9 6 (18.75%) Python
10 5 (15.63%) UNIX
10 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (12.50%) MQSeries
11 4 (12.50%) HTTP
12 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
12 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (9.38%) Retail
12 3 (9.38%) Jython
12 3 (9.38%) Java EE
13 2 (6.25%) Banking
13 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
13 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 2 (6.25%) Coaching
13 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.50%) MQSeries
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) SSL
3 4 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (9.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.63%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) zOS
5 1 (3.13%) Windows
5 1 (3.13%) AIX
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.25%) Coaching
3 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.13%) Use Case
4 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) Perl
3 6 (18.75%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) Korn
3 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.38%) Jython
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) IBM
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) BMC