The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
North West / Cheshire
Rank 86 89 110
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 6 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 0.77% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.61% 4.15% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £42,500 £47,500
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 Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 166 241 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 15.57% 18.57% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 133 198 187
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Cheshire

WebSphere
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northwich - 2 £32,250 - 1
Chester 0 1 £34,000 -20.00%
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) JBoss
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) J2EE
4 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
4 7 (46.67%) Struts
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) VMware
5 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (33.33%) Banking
6 5 (33.33%) VLAN
6 5 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (53.33%) JBoss
2 7 (46.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (13.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (6.67%) Apache
5 1 (6.67%) CICS
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) DB2
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Product Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
1 7 (46.67%) Struts
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) EJB
2 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (33.33%) JMS
2 5 (33.33%) JSP
2 5 (33.33%) Servlets
2 5 (33.33%) WSDL
2 5 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) XSD
3 3 (20.00%) REST
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (13.33%) JSTL
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) RUP
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Validation
7 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.67%) COBOL
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) BladeLogic
2 1 (6.67%) CA Wily
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (26.67%) Chordiant
5 3 (20.00%) hybris
5 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (20.00%) Teradata
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) ATG
7 1 (6.67%) CA
7 1 (6.67%) Sun
Northwich
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago