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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Technical Specialist
Rank 940 925 927
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Technical Specialist 3 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.009% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £43,000 £51,000 £40,913
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.68% +24.65%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 - £47,000

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
97897 101300 100030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82176 83924 80368
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 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 3 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 14 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
(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
Scotland +6 3 £43,000 -
Edinburgh +3 2 £43,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,500 -

WebSphere Technical Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 32 (96.97%) Banking
3 27 (81.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 25 (75.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 25 (75.76%) SDLC
5 23 (69.70%) IBM Integration Bus
5 23 (69.70%) Finance
5 23 (69.70%) DB2
6 19 (57.58%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 19 (57.58%) Change Management
7 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
8 11 (33.33%) Coaching
8 11 (33.33%) QA
9 10 (30.30%) Java
10 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (24.24%) Oracle
11 8 (24.24%) Retail
12 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
12 6 (18.18%) Unix
12 6 (18.18%) Mainframe
12 6 (18.18%) Service Management
13 4 (12.12%) IBM
14 2 (6.06%) Internet
14 2 (6.06%) Web Services
14 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
14 2 (6.06%) AIX
14 2 (6.06%) Solaris
14 2 (6.06%) HTTP
14 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
14 2 (6.06%) SSL

WebSphere Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 27 (81.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (57.58%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 2 (6.06%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
1 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) DB2
General
1 32 (96.97%) Banking
2 23 (69.70%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 23 (69.70%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) AIX
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) SDLC
2 19 (57.58%) Change Management
3 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
4 11 (33.33%) Coaching
5 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 6 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) IBM