The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Specialist
Rank 872 906 890
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 18 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.012% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 9
Average salary £51,500 £56,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.03% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,100 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -8.15%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WebSphere Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Specialist
Salary Trend

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

WebSphere Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

WebSphere Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Specialist
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 7 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 +26 12 £52,750 -8.26% 1
Scotland +16 6 £40,500 -1.21%
London +31 5 £53,000 -7.82% 1
North West +18 5 £52,500 +23.52%
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £39,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £52,500 -
Clydebank - 3 £39,000 -
Yorkshire +12 2 £53,750 -10.41%
Manchester +11 2 £51,250 +20.58%
West Yorkshire +6 2 £53,750 -10.41%
Glasgow +6 2 £42,500 +3.65%
Halifax - 2 £53,750 -
Knutsford - 2 £52,500 -
City of London +41 1 £57,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £50,500 -

WebSphere Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (84.62%) Finance
3 19 (73.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 17 (65.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 16 (61.54%) AIX
5 16 (61.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 13 (50.00%) UNIX
7 11 (42.31%) Solaris
7 11 (42.31%) Linux
7 11 (42.31%) IBM
8 9 (34.62%) Middleware
8 9 (34.62%) Banking
8 9 (34.62%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 8 (30.77%) DB2
10 7 (26.92%) J2EE
10 7 (26.92%) SSL
10 7 (26.92%) HTTP
10 7 (26.92%) Retail
10 7 (26.92%) IBM HTTP Server
11 6 (23.08%) DataPower
11 6 (23.08%) Windows
12 5 (19.23%) Java
12 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
12 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
12 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (19.23%) Internet
12 5 (19.23%) Information Security
12 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Portal
12 5 (19.23%) Open Source

WebSphere Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (65.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (34.62%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 7 (26.92%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
1 7 (26.92%) SSL
2 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) DB2
General
1 22 (84.62%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 7 (26.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 16 (61.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 9 (34.62%) Middleware
4 7 (26.92%) J2EE
5 3 (11.54%) JMS
6 2 (7.69%) WSDL
6 2 (7.69%) XML Schema
6 2 (7.69%) SOAP
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) XSD
6 2 (7.69%) XSLT
6 2 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) DataPower
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.69%) HACMP
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) AIX
2 13 (50.00%) UNIX
3 11 (42.31%) Solaris
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Windows
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (15.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Information Security
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 4 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
3 2 (7.69%) Coaching
3 2 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) Jython
3 2 (7.69%) Korn
3 2 (7.69%) XPath
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy
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McGregor Boyall
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