Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 349 331
Rank change year-on-year -16 -18 +29
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 9 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.068% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.70% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 25
North West median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% -10.00% +15.61%
10th Percentile £44,000 £42,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £64,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.96% +9.52% +10.53%

WebSphere Application Server 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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2216 2282 2467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.72% 18.56% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1817 1930 1983
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,863 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing WebSphere Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in the North West

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in the North West

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cheshire - 9 £49,000 -
WebSphere Application Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North West region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) Apache
2 8 (88.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
3 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) JBoss
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) SSL
4 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 5 (55.56%) Open Source
5 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (44.44%) CA Wily
5 4 (44.44%) BladeLogic
5 4 (44.44%) CA
5 4 (44.44%) Unix
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) LDAP
6 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 3 (33.33%) Law
6 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
6 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
8 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (11.11%) PaaS

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) Apache
2 8 (88.89%) Tomcat
3 6 (66.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
2 3 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Law
3 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Middleware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) BladeLogic
1 4 (44.44%) CA Wily
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle