The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 221 210 188
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 8 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.099% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.75% 0.49% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £58,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +50.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.65%
WebSphere Application Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1069 1012 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.78% 20.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 861 893 601
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the West Midlands region.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 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
Birmingham -1 5 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £43,500 -
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) Retail Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) HTML

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) DB2
2 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Retail Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Software Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Technical Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Java EE
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) VMware