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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Administrator
Rank 889 893 866
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 7 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.033% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.035% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £37,500 £51,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £48,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-32.98% -5.82%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
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 £27,000 £27,000
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
Top 7 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 26 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +31 5 £42,500 -17.47% 2
London +11 4 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Scotland +20 2 £32,500 -32.98%
Edinburgh +6 2 £32,500 -32.98%
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (76.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (61.54%) Linux
4 15 (57.69%) IBM HTTP Server
5 13 (50.00%) IBM
6 12 (46.15%) Windows
6 12 (46.15%) Banking
7 11 (42.31%) AIX
8 8 (30.77%) Java
8 8 (30.77%) J2EE
8 8 (30.77%) UNIX
8 8 (30.77%) HTTP
9 7 (26.92%) JBoss
9 7 (26.92%) Solaris
9 7 (26.92%) zOS
9 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (23.08%) iSeries
10 6 (23.08%) Middleware
11 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (15.38%) Finance
12 4 (15.38%) Jython
12 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
12 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (15.38%) Service Management
12 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
12 4 (15.38%) AS400
12 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (15.38%) Red Hat

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (76.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (57.69%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (26.92%) JBoss
5 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (3.85%) Introscope
General
1 12 (46.15%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) J2EE
2 6 (23.08%) Middleware
3 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) iSeries
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) AS400
3 2 (7.69%) HACMP
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) AIX
4 8 (30.77%) UNIX
5 7 (26.92%) Solaris
5 7 (26.92%) zOS
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (15.38%) SOA
2 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) Jython
3 3 (11.54%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) Korn
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.85%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Cognizant