The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England / East of England
Rank 244 245 237
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.050% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 1.98% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 22
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.62% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £37,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £52,500 £84,850
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,304 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.69% -0.41%  

WebSphere Application Server 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 the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1178 1214 1599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.53% 16.49% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 939 984 1248
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.58% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in the East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in the East of England.

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in the East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire +9 2 £47,500 -9.52%
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 East of England region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Unix
4 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle
6 6 (46.15%) DB2
6 6 (46.15%) JBoss
6 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
7 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
7 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
7 5 (38.46%) J2EE
7 5 (38.46%) Java
7 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 5 (38.46%) Migration
7 5 (38.46%) JIRA
8 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (30.77%) IBM
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 3 (23.08%) UML
9 3 (23.08%) HTTP
9 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
9 3 (23.08%) Sybase
9 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (15.38%) PuTTY

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
3 6 (46.15%) JBoss
4 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 2 (15.38%) Apache
6 1 (7.69%) Drupal
6 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (7.69%) IIS
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) PuTTY
2 2 (15.38%) SSH
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) The Grinder
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
2 4 (30.77%) DB2 DBA
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) DB2 Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Environment Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Trainee
4 2 (15.38%) Trainee Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Trainee Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) JDBC
3 1 (7.69%) JMS
3 1 (7.69%) JRules
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Regular Expression
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Servlets
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSD
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (23.08%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Smoke Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Physics
7 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) AWK
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) iptables
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Sybase
4 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics
4 2 (15.38%) New Relic
5 1 (7.69%) Apigee
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) Fiorano
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Informatica
5 1 (7.69%) Mashery
5 1 (7.69%) Pega
5 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) WSO2