The median annual salary for a WebSphere Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Architect
England / London
Rank 586 633 642
Rank change year-on-year +47 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 2 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.055% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.057% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 11
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -3.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 - £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

WebSphere Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured WebSphere Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Architect in London

WebSphere Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Architect in London

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, WebSphere Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring WebSphere Architect in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) webMethods
3 3 (60.00%) Mule
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Mule ESB
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) JDA
5 1 (20.00%) Retek
5 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Java

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (60.00%) Mule
4 2 (40.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) Java EE
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSD
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (60.00%) webMethods
3 1 (20.00%) BroadVision
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (20.00%) JDA
3 1 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (20.00%) Retek
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Talend