The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Portal skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 871 923 830
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -93
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Portal 31 15 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.013% 0.050%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.060% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 42
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £32,660
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22951 25043 22332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.74% 21.21% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19137 20905 18953
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Salary Trend

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

WebSphere Portal Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

WebSphere Portal Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +38 26 £50,000 -9.09% 6
London +32 15 £70,000 -5.08% 5
South East +17 9 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire - 9 £50,000 - 1
Bracknell - 9 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +4 5 £39,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £39,000 -
Clydebank - 3 £39,000 -
East of England +8 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Portal 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 Portal.

1 53 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 50 (94.34%) IBM
3 28 (52.83%) Finance
4 27 (50.94%) IBM Certification
5 22 (41.51%) Social Media
6 21 (39.62%) Marketing
6 21 (39.62%) Retail
6 21 (39.62%) Lotus Domino
6 21 (39.62%) IBM Connections
6 21 (39.62%) Analytics
7 20 (37.74%) SharePoint
8 19 (35.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 19 (35.85%) Office 365
9 17 (32.08%) Manufacturing
9 17 (32.08%) Degree
9 17 (32.08%) Customer Engagement
10 14 (26.42%) VMware
11 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (22.64%) DV Cleared
12 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
12 12 (22.64%) Windows
12 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
13 11 (20.75%) ESRI
13 11 (20.75%) ArcGIS
13 11 (20.75%) Fujitsu
13 11 (20.75%) Test Scripting
14 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
14 10 (18.87%) Oracle
15 9 (16.98%) C

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Portal 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 Portal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (39.62%) Lotus Domino
2 21 (39.62%) IBM Connections
3 20 (37.74%) SharePoint
4 19 (35.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (20.75%) ArcGIS
6 8 (15.09%) JBoss
6 8 (15.09%) Alfresco
6 8 (15.09%) Liferay
6 8 (15.09%) CMS
6 8 (15.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (15.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (9.43%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (9.43%) IBM Notes
8 4 (7.55%) Quickr
9 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.89%) Documentum
10 1 (1.89%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
1 5 (9.43%) HTTPS
1 5 (9.43%) SSL
1 5 (9.43%) Internet
2 4 (7.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.77%) ClearCase
General
1 28 (52.83%) Finance
2 21 (39.62%) Retail
2 21 (39.62%) Marketing
3 17 (32.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Architect
1 27 (50.94%) Solutions Architect
2 19 (35.85%) Technical Specialist
3 10 (18.87%) Test Manager
4 9 (16.98%) Build Manager
4 9 (16.98%) Environment Manager
4 9 (16.98%) Test Environment Manager
5 5 (9.43%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Development Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Developer
8 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) WebCenter
2 7 (13.21%) J2EE
3 4 (7.55%) Ajax
3 4 (7.55%) CSS
3 4 (7.55%) Dojo
4 2 (3.77%) GWT
4 2 (3.77%) JSR 286
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
4 2 (3.77%) XML
4 2 (3.77%) Spring
4 2 (3.77%) JSF
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Social Media
2 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.55%) DataPower
4 4 (7.55%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.77%) GIS
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.43%) UNIX
3 5 (9.43%) AIX
3 5 (9.43%) Solaris
4 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Analytics
2 17 (32.08%) Customer Engagement
3 11 (20.75%) Test Scripting
4 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.09%) Workflow
5 8 (15.09%) Open Source
6 6 (11.32%) Process Management
7 5 (9.43%) Information Security
7 5 (9.43%) Content Management
8 4 (7.55%) Information Management
8 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.55%) Business Analytics
9 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.77%) ITIL
10 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.77%) Migration
10 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (3.77%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) Java
1 9 (16.98%) C
2 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) IBM Certification
2 17 (32.08%) Degree
3 12 (22.64%) DV Cleared
3 12 (22.64%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 50 (94.34%) IBM
2 14 (26.42%) VMware
3 11 (20.75%) ESRI
3 11 (20.75%) Fujitsu
4 10 (18.87%) Oracle
5 9 (16.98%) Vignette
6 8 (15.09%) Cognos
6 8 (15.09%) Adobe
6 8 (15.09%) FatWire
6 8 (15.09%) OpenText
7 5 (9.43%) Lotus
8 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.77%) Sophos
9 2 (3.77%) Google
9 2 (3.77%) Lumension
10 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.89%) Cognizant