Period
to 19 November 2017

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

IBM WebSphere
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 97 77
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 4 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.40% 0.85% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.82% 4.23% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Merseyside median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +50.00% -30.56%
North West median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.89% - -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 142 260 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.37% 20.08% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 93 156 135
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.06% -9.96%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £59,750 £55,625 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Merseyside

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Merseyside

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Merseyside over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Merseyside

WebSphere
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +21 2 £56,750 +51.33%
WebSphere
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) HPUX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) FpML
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (25.00%) Java

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) AIX Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) FpML
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) HPUX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware