Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 142 150
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +16
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 19 50 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.82% 1.44% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.11% 7.49% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 47 54
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £40,250 £35,850 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £66,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 372 668 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.02% 19.28% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 323 575 650
Reading median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Reading

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Reading

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
4 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) IBM
4 9 (47.37%) DevOps
5 8 (42.11%) IBM Integration Bus
5 8 (42.11%) JBoss
6 7 (36.84%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (31.58%) SWIFT
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
8 5 (26.32%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) Unix
8 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
8 5 (26.32%) Juniper
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall
8 5 (26.32%) Spring
8 5 (26.32%) Change Control
8 5 (26.32%) Open Source
8 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) Patch Management
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (21.05%) Java SE
9 4 (21.05%) Java EE
9 4 (21.05%) Degree

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
2 8 (42.11%) JBoss
3 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (15.79%) Confluence
6 2 (10.53%) Apache
6 2 (10.53%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) FTP
2 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 4 (21.05%) LDAP
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (21.05%) IntelliJ
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) NetBeans
2 3 (15.79%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Administrator
1 7 (36.84%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Support
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Technical Support
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (36.84%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (26.32%) Spring
4 4 (21.05%) Java EE
4 4 (21.05%) Java SE
4 4 (21.05%) JMS
4 4 (21.05%) REST
4 4 (21.05%) SOAP
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 4 (21.05%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (31.58%) SWIFT
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 5 (26.32%) Open Source
3 5 (26.32%) Patch Management
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
4 1 (5.26%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) IBM
3 5 (26.32%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) BEA
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) TIBCO
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft