Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 200 146
Rank change year-on-year -20 -54 +72
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 42 61 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.64% 0.97% 1.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.54% 6.02% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 36 49 157
Berkshire median annual salary £71,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.17% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £47,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +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 1,187 1,013 1,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.13% 16.08% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 951 845 1,404
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +6.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,850 £30,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Slough - 18 £75,000 -
Maidenhead -35 11 £31,500 -42.73% 1
Reading -21 6 £71,500 +30.00%
Newbury 0 1 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 £63,500 -
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (66.67%) Middleware
2 24 (57.14%) .NET
3 21 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 21 (50.00%) IBM
4 19 (45.24%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (45.24%) Java
4 19 (45.24%) Windows
4 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (42.86%) TOGAF
5 18 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (42.86%) SQL
6 17 (40.48%) Oracle
7 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 15 (35.71%) SOAP
8 14 (33.33%) Web Services
8 14 (33.33%) SAP
8 14 (33.33%) Mainframe
8 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 14 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
8 14 (33.33%) Migration
8 14 (33.33%) Scrum
8 14 (33.33%) REST
8 14 (33.33%) IT Strategy
8 14 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (28.57%) JBoss
10 11 (26.19%) IIS
11 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
11 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 10 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server

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 21 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 12 (28.57%) JBoss
3 11 (26.19%) IIS
4 10 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (19.05%) Apache
6 5 (11.90%) IBM Notes
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (9.52%) Apache Solr
7 4 (9.52%) Appian
7 4 (9.52%) Liferay
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
7 4 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (2.38%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Office 365
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.52%) IaaS
3 4 (9.52%) PaaS
3 4 (9.52%) SaaS
4 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.43%) LAN
2 9 (21.43%) WAN
3 6 (14.29%) Firewall
3 6 (14.29%) Wireshark
4 4 (9.52%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) DNS
5 1 (2.38%) HTTP
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 4 (9.52%) DB2
3 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Architect
2 14 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Configuration Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Software Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support
5 4 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Presales Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.14%) Middleware Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Operations Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Operations Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) Middleware
2 24 (57.14%) .NET
3 15 (35.71%) SOAP
4 14 (33.33%) REST
4 14 (33.33%) Web Services
5 10 (23.81%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 6 (14.29%) Ajax
6 6 (14.29%) CSS
6 6 (14.29%) HTML
7 4 (9.52%) J2EE
7 4 (9.52%) Lucene
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (9.52%) WebCenter
8 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.38%) jBPM
8 1 (2.38%) JDBC
8 1 (2.38%) Servlets
8 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.90%) AS400
4 5 (11.90%) iSeries
5 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 14 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 14 (33.33%) Migration
3 14 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 14 (33.33%) Scrum
3 14 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 10 (23.81%) DevOps
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 6 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (14.29%) ITSM
6 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (14.29%) Value Proposition
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCOM
2 6 (14.29%) OPNET
2 6 (14.29%) SCCM
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.76%) Ansible
5 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) IBM
2 19 (45.24%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (40.48%) Oracle
4 14 (33.33%) SAP
5 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 10 (23.81%) Riverbed
5 10 (23.81%) SolarWinds
6 6 (14.29%) Dynatrace
7 5 (11.90%) Citrix
7 5 (11.90%) Lotus
8 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
9 2 (4.76%) Blue Prism
9 2 (4.76%) VMware
10 1 (2.38%) Google
10 1 (2.38%) Sun
10 1 (2.38%) Sybase