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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Specialist
Rank 923 895 889
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 12 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.039% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.041% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 42
Average salary £43,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £44,100 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £61,900 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £67,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-36.29% +45.94%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

WebSphere Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Specialist
Top 8 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 12 February 2016. 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 -7 8 £70,000 +18.64% 1
London +1 7 - - 1
City of London +57 6 - - 1
Scotland +1 4 £43,000 +30.30%
Edinburgh +1 3 £43,000 +30.30%
Hampshire +9 1 £70,000 +3.70%
South East +1 1 £70,000 +3.70%
Glasgow - 1 £40,500 -

WebSphere Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 73 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 55 (75.34%) WebSphere MQ
3 54 (73.97%) IBM Integration Bus
4 52 (71.23%) Banking
5 45 (61.64%) Finance
6 39 (53.42%) SDLC
7 37 (50.68%) DB2
8 35 (47.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 27 (36.99%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (30.14%) Retail
11 21 (28.77%) Middleware
11 21 (28.77%) IBM
12 20 (27.40%) Java
12 20 (27.40%) QA
12 20 (27.40%) Change Management
12 20 (27.40%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 15 (20.55%) Mentoring
14 14 (19.18%) Unix
14 14 (19.18%) UML
15 13 (17.81%) Coaching
16 11 (15.07%) J2EE
17 9 (12.33%) Oracle
17 9 (12.33%) Linux
17 9 (12.33%) Service Management
18 8 (10.96%) VMware
18 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
18 8 (10.96%) Solaris
18 8 (10.96%) solidDB
18 8 (10.96%) WorldPay
18 8 (10.96%) Performance Optimisation

WebSphere Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 73 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 35 (47.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (27.40%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 6 (8.22%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (5.48%) JBoss
6 3 (4.11%) Apache
6 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) WAN
2 6 (8.22%) LAN
3 5 (6.85%) HTTP
4 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.74%) Internet
5 2 (2.74%) SSL
6 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.68%) DB2
2 8 (10.96%) solidDB
3 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.11%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.37%) Gradle
General
1 52 (71.23%) Banking
2 45 (61.64%) Finance
3 22 (30.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (75.34%) WebSphere MQ
2 54 (73.97%) IBM Integration Bus
3 21 (28.77%) Middleware
4 11 (15.07%) J2EE
5 5 (6.85%) Web Services
6 1 (1.37%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Mainframe
3 6 (8.22%) Fintech
4 4 (5.48%) DataPower
5 2 (2.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Unix
2 9 (12.33%) Linux
3 8 (10.96%) Solaris
4 4 (5.48%) AIX
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Windows
6 1 (1.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) SDLC
2 20 (27.40%) Change Management
3 15 (20.55%) Mentoring
4 14 (19.18%) UML
5 13 (17.81%) Coaching
6 9 (12.33%) Service Management
7 8 (10.96%) Performance Optimisation
8 7 (9.59%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.85%) ITIL
9 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.11%) ETL
11 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.11%) SOA
12 2 (2.74%) ERP
12 2 (2.74%) Information Security
12 2 (2.74%) Security Architecture
12 2 (2.74%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) Java
2 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.40%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) IBM
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 8 (10.96%) VMware
3 8 (10.96%) WorldPay
4 3 (4.11%) KANA
4 3 (4.11%) SAP
5 2 (2.74%) Remedy
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