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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Administrator
Rank 860 844 850
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 19 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.029% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 13
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,900 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £40,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -22.85%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

WebSphere Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Administrator
Top 9 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 27 January 2015. 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 -7 15 £45,000 +4.75% 4
London +24 11 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Swindon - 4 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £47,500 -
Cardiff - 4 £41,000 -
South Wales - 4 £41,000 - 1
South West - 4 £47,500 -
Wales - 4 £41,000 - 1
City of London +3 1 £45,000 -10.00%

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (44.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 11 (40.74%) Java
4 11 (40.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (37.04%) HTTP
5 10 (37.04%) Linux
5 10 (37.04%) IBM
6 7 (25.93%) Banking
7 6 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (22.22%) J2EE
7 6 (22.22%) DB2
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Process Server
9 4 (14.81%) Firewall
9 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.81%) AS400
9 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) SOA
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 3 (11.11%) UNIX
10 3 (11.11%) DNS
10 3 (11.11%) Advertising
10 3 (11.11%) VMware

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Ant
General
1 7 (25.93%) Banking
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Advertising
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 11 (40.74%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (22.22%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
1 4 (14.81%) AS400
2 3 (11.11%) iSeries
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
4 2 (7.41%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (14.81%) SOA
3 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.41%) Coaching
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) Jython
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) IBM
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Cognizant