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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 885 893 845
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -48
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Portal 8 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.012% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.036% 0.058% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 18
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £50,250 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%

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
21918 24053 21525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.01% 20.96% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18264 19557 18235
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
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 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

WebSphere Portal Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Top 13 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 28 August 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 -2 5 £48,000 +6.66%
London +11 3 £49,500 -34.00%
Scotland +2 3 £39,000 -17.89%
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £39,000 -
Clydebank - 2 £39,000 -
Bracknell +18 1 £50,000 +11.11%
South East +12 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Berkshire +10 1 £50,000 +11.11%
North West - 1 £26,000 -
Burnley - 1 £26,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £26,000 -
Feltham - 1 £53,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £42,000 -

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 38 (86.36%) IBM
3 23 (52.27%) IBM Certification
4 17 (38.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (38.64%) Degree
4 17 (38.64%) Finance
5 15 (34.09%) Social Media
5 15 (34.09%) SharePoint
6 14 (31.82%) Marketing
7 13 (29.55%) Customer Engagement
7 13 (29.55%) DV Cleared
7 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
7 13 (29.55%) IBM Connections
7 13 (29.55%) Office 365
7 13 (29.55%) Analytics
7 13 (29.55%) Retail
7 13 (29.55%) Manufacturing
7 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
7 13 (29.55%) Windows
7 13 (29.55%) Lotus Domino
8 12 (27.27%) ESRI
8 12 (27.27%) ArcGIS
8 12 (27.27%) Fujitsu
8 12 (27.27%) Test Scripting
9 11 (25.00%) Oracle
10 10 (22.73%) Java
10 10 (22.73%) Vignette
10 10 (22.73%) J2EE
10 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (38.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (34.09%) SharePoint
4 13 (29.55%) IBM Connections
4 13 (29.55%) Lotus Domino
5 12 (27.27%) ArcGIS
6 8 (18.18%) CMS
6 8 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (18.18%) JBoss
6 8 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (18.18%) Alfresco
6 8 (18.18%) Liferay
7 7 (15.91%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (4.55%) FileNet
8 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
8 2 (4.55%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) HTTP
2 7 (15.91%) HTTPS
2 7 (15.91%) SSL
2 7 (15.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.82%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Marketing
3 13 (29.55%) Retail
3 13 (29.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Publishing
4 2 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Architect
1 21 (47.73%) Solutions Architect
2 16 (36.36%) Technical Specialist
3 10 (22.73%) Test Manager
4 9 (20.45%) Build Manager
4 9 (20.45%) Environment Manager
4 9 (20.45%) Test Environment Manager
5 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Specialist
6 5 (11.36%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.82%) Development Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Support Specialist
9 1 (2.27%) Server Specialist
9 1 (2.27%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) J2EE
2 8 (18.18%) WebCenter
3 4 (9.09%) Dojo
3 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 4 (9.09%) XML
4 3 (6.82%) JSF
4 3 (6.82%) GWT
5 2 (4.55%) .NET
5 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.27%) CSS
6 1 (2.27%) JDBC
6 1 (2.27%) JSP
6 1 (2.27%) Servlets
6 1 (2.27%) SOAP
6 1 (2.27%) Java EE
6 1 (2.27%) HTML
6 1 (2.27%) WCF
6 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Social Media
2 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.36%) DataPower
4 3 (6.82%) GIS
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (15.91%) UNIX
3 7 (15.91%) AIX
3 7 (15.91%) Solaris
4 3 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Customer Engagement
1 13 (29.55%) Analytics
2 12 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 9 (20.45%) Workflow
5 8 (18.18%) Open Source
6 7 (15.91%) Information Security
7 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Image Processing
8 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.82%) Process Management
9 2 (4.55%) Content Management
9 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.55%) MVC
10 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) C
3 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 2 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) IBM Certification
2 17 (38.64%) Degree
3 13 (29.55%) DV Cleared
3 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) IBM
2 12 (27.27%) ESRI
2 12 (27.27%) Fujitsu
3 11 (25.00%) Oracle
4 10 (22.73%) Vignette
4 10 (22.73%) VMware
5 8 (18.18%) Cognos
5 8 (18.18%) FatWire
5 8 (18.18%) OpenText
5 8 (18.18%) Adobe
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.82%) Google
6 3 (6.82%) Sophos
6 3 (6.82%) Lumension
7 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
7 2 (4.55%) Cognizant
7 2 (4.55%) Lotus