Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 194 218
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 -37
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 60 85 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.89% 1.11% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.14% 5.77% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49 71 114
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -
10th Percentile £37,250 £35,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,000 £67,500 £63,375
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -5.26%

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

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,168 1,472 1,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.37% 19.30% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1,255 1,648
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £44,738 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +6.25%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Berkshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Berkshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Berkshire

WebSphere
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 26 £47,500 -17.39% 4
Maidenhead +12 19 £80,000 -
Slough +8 6 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Windsor - 5 £100,000 -
Newbury - 3 £40,000 -
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 47 (78.33%) Oracle
2 44 (73.33%) Windows
3 41 (68.33%) JBoss
4 35 (58.33%) SQL
5 31 (51.67%) WebLogic
6 30 (50.00%) Tomcat
7 21 (35.00%) Active Directory
7 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 20 (33.33%) Linux
8 20 (33.33%) IBM
9 18 (30.00%) Unix
10 17 (28.33%) SOA
11 16 (26.67%) Java
11 16 (26.67%) Red Hat
11 16 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (25.00%) DevOps
12 15 (25.00%) .NET
12 15 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (25.00%) Apache
13 14 (23.33%) LDAP
13 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
13 14 (23.33%) RDBMS
13 14 (23.33%) Relational Database
13 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (23.33%) Bash Shell
14 13 (21.67%) SaaS
14 13 (21.67%) HTTP
14 13 (21.67%) Microsoft

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 41 (68.33%) JBoss
2 31 (51.67%) WebLogic
3 30 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 16 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (25.00%) Apache
5 15 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (20.00%) IIS
7 6 (10.00%) IBM Notes
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (3.33%) Documentum
9 2 (3.33%) Mule
9 2 (3.33%) Mule ESB
9 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (3.33%) Sonic ESB
10 1 (1.67%) Confluence
10 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (21.67%) SaaS
3 10 (16.67%) Office 365
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.67%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.67%) IaaS
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (21.67%) HTTP
3 10 (16.67%) Internet
3 10 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 8 (13.33%) FTP
5 7 (11.67%) LAN
5 7 (11.67%) WAN
6 5 (8.33%) Firewall
7 4 (6.67%) DNS
8 3 (5.00%) NAS
8 3 (5.00%) SAN
9 2 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.33%) RDBMS
2 14 (23.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (8.33%) DB2
4 5 (8.33%) DB2 UDB
4 5 (8.33%) Informix
4 5 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 10 (16.67%) Maven
2 8 (13.33%) IntelliJ
2 8 (13.33%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) JMeter
4 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (8.33%) Banking
1 5 (8.33%) Investment Banking
1 5 (8.33%) Wholesale Banking
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Analyst
1 14 (23.33%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Support Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 9 (15.00%) Applications Support
5 9 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Technical Support
6 8 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Operations Manager
8 6 (10.00%) Architect
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 14 (23.33%) LDAP
3 12 (20.00%) Middleware
4 11 (18.33%) SOAP
5 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 10 (16.67%) Ajax
5 10 (16.67%) CSS
5 10 (16.67%) HTML
6 9 (15.00%) REST
6 9 (15.00%) Spring
6 9 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (13.33%) Java EE
7 8 (13.33%) Java SE
7 8 (13.33%) JMS
7 8 (13.33%) Web Services
7 8 (13.33%) XML
8 7 (11.67%) J2EE
8 7 (11.67%) JDBC
9 5 (8.33%) ODBC
10 4 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 9 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (10.00%) Fintech
4 6 (10.00%) iSeries
5 2 (3.33%) DataPower
5 2 (3.33%) PMI
6 1 (1.67%) AS400
6 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 44 (73.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 18 (30.00%) Unix
4 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (18.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) SOA
2 15 (25.00%) DevOps
3 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
4 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 10 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 10 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (16.67%) ITSM
5 9 (15.00%) Open Source
5 9 (15.00%) Project Management
6 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.67%) High Availability
7 7 (11.67%) ITIL
7 7 (11.67%) Logistics
7 7 (11.67%) Service Management
8 6 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (10.00%) Release Management
9 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.33%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (58.33%) SQL
2 16 (26.67%) Java
3 14 (23.33%) Bash Shell
4 11 (18.33%) Python
5 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.33%) C#
6 5 (8.33%) C++
7 3 (5.00%) Perl
7 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) OPNET
1 10 (16.67%) SCCM
1 10 (16.67%) SCOM
2 4 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Ansible
3 1 (1.67%) Kibana
3 1 (1.67%) logstash
3 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (78.33%) Oracle
2 20 (33.33%) IBM
3 16 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.67%) Dynatrace
5 10 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 10 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 10 (16.67%) TIBCO
6 9 (15.00%) Citrix
7 8 (13.33%) BEA
8 7 (11.67%) Sybase
9 6 (10.00%) Lotus
9 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (5.00%) Juniper
11 2 (3.33%) Fujitsu
11 2 (3.33%) InterSystems
11 2 (3.33%) Progress
11 2 (3.33%) SAP
11 2 (3.33%) VMware
11 2 (3.33%) webMethods