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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Administrator
Rank 891 858 779
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 14 15 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.014% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.015% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 42
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%

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
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014 within the UK.

WebSphere Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Administrator
Top 11 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 23 September 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
England -26 10 £65,000 +52.94%
London +1 8 £65,000 +14.03%
Scotland - 3 £50,000 -
West Lothian - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +15 2 £70,000 +32.07%
Birmingham -7 1 £42,500 +21.42%
West Midlands -15 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Livingston - 1 £50,000 -
Whyteleafe - 1 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
South East - 1 £42,500 -

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (52.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 21 (45.65%) SSL
4 19 (41.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 18 (39.13%) Linux
6 15 (32.61%) IBM
6 15 (32.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 14 (30.43%) Finance
8 11 (23.91%) Firewall
9 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
9 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (17.39%) Perl
11 7 (15.22%) Python
11 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
11 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (15.22%) Korn
12 6 (13.04%) Software Deployment
12 6 (13.04%) WebSphere Portal
12 6 (13.04%) WebSphere Process Server
12 6 (13.04%) Java
13 5 (10.87%) UNIX
13 5 (10.87%) MQSeries
13 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (8.70%) AIX
15 3 (6.52%) Jython
15 3 (6.52%) zOS
15 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
15 3 (6.52%) Java EE
16 2 (4.35%) Middleware
16 2 (4.35%) Mainframe

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (41.30%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (13.04%) WebSphere Process Server
3 6 (13.04%) WebSphere Portal
4 5 (10.87%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) SSL
2 11 (23.91%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) French Language
2 1 (2.17%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (52.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (32.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (6.52%) Java EE
4 2 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
1 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.87%) UNIX
4 4 (8.70%) AIX
5 3 (6.52%) zOS
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (13.04%) Software Deployment
3 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.17%) Use Case
5 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) Perl
2 7 (15.22%) Python
2 7 (15.22%) Korn
2 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.52%) Jython
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) IBM
2 10 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) BMC