The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 54 65 45
Rank change year-on-year +11 -20  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 10 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.16% 0.19% 3.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.36% 1.03% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 8
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 88 97 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 18.97% 18.44% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 78 87 63
Median salary £47,250 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.72% -14.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Basingstoke

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Basingstoke

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 13 (81.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (81.25%) Web Services
3 12 (75.00%) Unix
3 12 (75.00%) AIX
4 11 (68.75%) Linux
4 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
4 11 (68.75%) ITIL
4 11 (68.75%) XML
4 11 (68.75%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (68.75%) Change Management
5 10 (62.50%) CA
5 10 (62.50%) CA Single Sign-On
5 10 (62.50%) Middleware
5 10 (62.50%) Jython
5 10 (62.50%) XSD
5 10 (62.50%) XSLT
5 10 (62.50%) SOAP
5 10 (62.50%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) J2EE
5 10 (62.50%) XML Schema
5 10 (62.50%) HTTPS
5 10 (62.50%) SSL
5 10 (62.50%) ISEB
5 10 (62.50%) Solaris
5 10 (62.50%) LDAP
5 10 (62.50%) FTP
5 10 (62.50%) HTTP
5 10 (62.50%) XPath
5 10 (62.50%) DataPower

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (81.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (37.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Basecamp
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
2 10 (62.50%) FTP
2 10 (62.50%) HTTP
2 10 (62.50%) HTTPS
2 10 (62.50%) LDAP
2 10 (62.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Endeca
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
1 6 (37.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Middleware Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior WebSphere Developer
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (68.75%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) J2EE
3 10 (62.50%) Middleware
3 10 (62.50%) SOAP
3 10 (62.50%) XML Schema
3 10 (62.50%) XSD
3 10 (62.50%) XSLT
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (18.75%) Java EE
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Algorithms
1 10 (62.50%) DataPower
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) AIX
1 12 (75.00%) Unix
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Solaris
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Change Management
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) UML
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Jython
1 10 (62.50%) XPath
2 4 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) GPFS
1 2 (12.50%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (18.75%) Tivoli
2 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (6.25%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 10 (62.50%) CA
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Ab Initio
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) Coremetrics
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy