Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 157 223
Rank change year-on-year -66 +66 -11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 31 147 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 1.69% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.98% 8.87% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 130 98
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,375
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 1042 1658 1927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.38% 19.08% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1415 1588
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,700 £29,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +15 20 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Wokingham - 6 £50,000 -
Newbury -33 3 £67,500 +92.86% 1
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 19 (61.29%) Linux
1 19 (61.29%) Tomcat
2 18 (58.06%) IBM
3 16 (51.61%) Windows
4 15 (48.39%) Java
4 15 (48.39%) Oracle
4 15 (48.39%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (41.94%) ITIL
6 12 (38.71%) Firewall
7 11 (35.48%) DevOps
8 10 (32.26%) IBM Integration Bus
8 10 (32.26%) SQL
8 10 (32.26%) JBoss
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (25.81%) WebLogic
11 7 (22.58%) Unix
11 7 (22.58%) Spring
11 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (22.58%) SDLC
11 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
12 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 6 (19.35%) SWIFT
12 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
12 6 (19.35%) DataPower
12 6 (19.35%) Open Source
12 6 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (19.35%) Mainframe
12 6 (19.35%) SLA

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 19 (61.29%) Tomcat
2 10 (32.26%) JBoss
3 8 (25.81%) WebLogic
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (9.68%) Confluence
6 2 (6.45%) Apache
6 2 (6.45%) IIS
7 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Bluemix
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) LDAP
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) FTP
3 4 (12.90%) HTTP
3 4 (12.90%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
1 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) DB2
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
1 5 (16.13%) Maven
2 4 (12.90%) IntelliJ
2 4 (12.90%) NetBeans
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Electronics
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Applications Support
1 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Service Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Support
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Support
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (32.26%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (22.58%) Spring
4 5 (16.13%) REST
4 5 (16.13%) SOAP
5 4 (12.90%) Java EE
5 4 (12.90%) Java SE
5 4 (12.90%) JMS
5 4 (12.90%) Web Services
5 4 (12.90%) XML
6 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.45%) Middleware
8 1 (3.23%) J2EE
8 1 (3.23%) jBPM
8 1 (3.23%) JDBC
8 1 (3.23%) JSON
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (3.23%) RESTful
8 1 (3.23%) Servlets
8 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (19.35%) DataPower
3 6 (19.35%) Mainframe
3 6 (19.35%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 16 (51.61%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) DevOps
3 7 (22.58%) SDLC
4 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (19.35%) Open Source
4 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Change Control
5 5 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (16.13%) Patch Management
5 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
5 5 (16.13%) SOA
6 4 (12.90%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.45%) High Availability
8 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.13%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.23%) Korn
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Kibana
1 1 (3.23%) logstash
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) IBM
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.13%) SAP
4 5 (16.13%) TIBCO
5 4 (12.90%) BEA
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 4 (12.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Sybase