The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 899 834 859
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +25
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Portal 12 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.038% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.049% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 29
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -22.22%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24720 21861 24135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.14% 20.13% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20396 18430 20704
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

WebSphere Portal Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Portal
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 Portal within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(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 -61 7 £45,000 +9.75%
Scotland -10 5 £47,500 +35.71%
Edinburgh -20 5 £47,500 +35.71%
London -52 4 £75,000 +25.00%
Potters Bar - 2 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
East of England - 2 £45,000 -
City of London -8 1 - -
South East - 1 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
Dorking - 1 £42,500 -

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 55 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 48 (87.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 41 (74.55%) WebSphere Process Server
4 39 (70.91%) IBM
5 27 (49.09%) XML
6 26 (47.27%) Windows
6 26 (47.27%) J2EE
6 26 (47.27%) DB2
7 25 (45.45%) Java
7 25 (45.45%) SQL
7 25 (45.45%) Eclipse
7 25 (45.45%) FileNet
8 24 (43.64%) Finance
8 24 (43.64%) JSF
8 24 (43.64%) Dojo
8 24 (43.64%) Web Services
9 23 (41.82%) SOAP
9 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
9 23 (41.82%) XSL
9 23 (41.82%) XSLT
9 23 (41.82%) JBoss
9 23 (41.82%) JAX-RPC
9 23 (41.82%) ILOG
9 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
9 23 (41.82%) DataPower
9 23 (41.82%) JRules
9 23 (41.82%) Rational Application Developer
10 22 (40.00%) Project Management
10 22 (40.00%) Lotus
11 20 (36.36%) Microsoft

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 55 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 48 (87.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 41 (74.55%) WebSphere Process Server
4 25 (45.45%) FileNet
5 19 (34.55%) IBM Notes
6 4 (7.27%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (5.45%) Quickr
8 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.64%) IIS
8 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (3.64%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 20 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) SSL
2 7 (12.73%) HTTP
3 4 (7.27%) 2G
4 2 (3.64%) LDAP
4 2 (3.64%) LAN
4 2 (3.64%) VoIP
4 2 (3.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) DB2
2 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) DTS
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) Eclipse
2 23 (41.82%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (7.27%) Maven
4 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) Build Forge
5 1 (1.82%) Ant
General
1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Developer
2 18 (32.73%) Senior Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Administrator
4 11 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
5 9 (16.36%) Senior Applications Developer
5 9 (16.36%) Applications Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.27%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Test Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) XML
2 26 (47.27%) J2EE
3 24 (43.64%) JSF
3 24 (43.64%) Dojo
3 24 (43.64%) Web Services
4 23 (41.82%) SOAP
4 23 (41.82%) XSL
4 23 (41.82%) XSLT
4 23 (41.82%) JAX-RPC
4 23 (41.82%) JRules
5 10 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (7.27%) Ajax
7 3 (5.45%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (5.45%) Spring
8 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.82%) Middleware
9 1 (1.82%) Struts
9 1 (1.82%) .NET
9 1 (1.82%) XHTML
9 1 (1.82%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.82%) DataPower
2 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (47.27%) Windows
2 10 (18.18%) AIX
3 7 (12.73%) Linux
3 7 (12.73%) UNIX
4 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
2 22 (40.00%) Project Management
3 11 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 7 (12.73%) SOA
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL
5 3 (5.45%) Content Management
6 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) DevOps
7 1 (1.82%) ERP
7 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.82%) UML
7 1 (1.82%) MVC
7 1 (1.82%) Migration
7 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.82%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (1.82%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.82%) SAP ESA
7 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) Java
1 25 (45.45%) SQL
2 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.45%) Jython
4 2 (3.64%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) IBM Certification
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (70.91%) IBM
2 23 (41.82%) JBoss
2 23 (41.82%) ILOG
3 22 (40.00%) Lotus
4 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.27%) MKS
6 3 (5.45%) HP
7 2 (3.64%) Stellent
7 2 (3.64%) VMware
7 2 (3.64%) Cognos
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco
7 2 (3.64%) Citrix
8 1 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle
8 1 (1.82%) SEEBURGER