The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Technical 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 Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Technical Specialist
Rank 892 919 896
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Technical Specialist 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.009% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £47,000 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.55% -10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-15.84% -15.83%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £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 Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSphere Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Technical Specialist
Salary Trend

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

WebSphere Technical Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere Technical Specialist
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Technical Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
London +24 2 £51,000 -10.52%
Scotland +17 2 £42,500 -15.84%
England +15 2 £51,000 -10.52%
Glasgow - 2 £42,500 -

WebSphere Technical Specialist
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Technical 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 Technical Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) DataPower

WebSphere Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Technical 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 Technical Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM