The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 144 140
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.046% 0.50% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 2.86% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 457 454 797
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 21.00% 17.63% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 367 365 633
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Watford -18 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) SSH
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) PuTTY
4 2 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (20.00%) The Grinder
5 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Drupal
4 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) PuTTY
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Environment Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Environment Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Trainee
1 2 (40.00%) Trainee Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Trainee Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) AWK
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) New Relic
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase