Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 492 486 548
Rank change year-on-year -6 +62 +26
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 54 67 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.99% 1.22% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 65 90
South East median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £37,500 £31,200
90th Percentile £100,000 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,750 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.52% +9.52% -

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 5,434 5,511 7,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.15% 18.18% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4,610 4,645 6,557
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere Application Server in the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. 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
Thames Valley -15 28 £64,250 +11.74% 2
Berkshire -1 26 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Hampshire -26 13 £43,000 -21.82%
Surrey +18 9 £52,500 -4.55%
East Sussex - 4 £55,175 -
Buckinghamshire -11 2 £48,500 -3.00%
WebSphere Application Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 54 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 38 (70.37%) SQL Server
3 37 (68.52%) SQL
4 36 (66.67%) WebLogic
5 33 (61.11%) JBoss
6 27 (50.00%) Oracle
7 26 (48.15%) Dynatrace
8 24 (44.44%) .NET
8 24 (44.44%) HTML
9 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
9 22 (40.74%) CSS
9 22 (40.74%) Apache
9 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
10 21 (38.89%) Java
10 21 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (37.04%) TCP/IP
11 20 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (37.04%) Ajax
12 19 (35.19%) Problem Management
13 18 (33.33%) SCCM
13 18 (33.33%) SCOM
13 18 (33.33%) Wireshark
13 18 (33.33%) .NET Framework
13 18 (33.33%) Hyper-V
13 18 (33.33%) Riverbed
13 18 (33.33%) SolarWinds
13 18 (33.33%) Office 365
13 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
13 18 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
13 18 (33.33%) Value Proposition

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 54 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 36 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 33 (61.11%) JBoss
4 22 (40.74%) Apache
5 18 (33.33%) IIS
6 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
7 10 (18.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (14.81%) Confluence
8 8 (14.81%) JCAPS
8 8 (14.81%) Oracle Coherence
8 8 (14.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (14.81%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (3.70%) SAS
10 1 (1.85%) Commerce Server
10 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) TCP/IP
2 18 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 9 (16.67%) HTTP
4 8 (14.81%) PuTTY
4 8 (14.81%) SSH
5 3 (5.56%) SMS
6 2 (3.70%) SAN
7 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) DB2
3 15 (27.78%) Oracle Database
4 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (18.52%) RDBMS
5 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (9.26%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (9.26%) Informix
8 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.70%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.85%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Subversion
2 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.81%) JIRA
3 8 (14.81%) SoapUI
4 6 (11.11%) JUnit
5 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.70%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.85%) Introscope
7 1 (1.85%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Analyst
2 26 (48.15%) Technical Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Architect
6 5 (9.26%) C++ Developer
6 5 (9.26%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Java Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Java Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Java Team Leader
6 5 (9.26%) Lead Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Lead Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Middleware Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) .NET
1 24 (44.44%) HTML
2 22 (40.74%) CSS
3 20 (37.04%) Ajax
4 18 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 18 (33.33%) J2EE
4 18 (33.33%) JDBC
5 15 (27.78%) Middleware
6 14 (25.93%) LDAP
7 13 (24.07%) Web Services
7 13 (24.07%) XML
8 10 (18.52%) JMS
8 10 (18.52%) REST
9 9 (16.67%) JNDI
9 9 (16.67%) SOAP
10 8 (14.81%) EJB
10 8 (14.81%) JAXB
10 8 (14.81%) JAX-WS
10 8 (14.81%) WSDL
10 8 (14.81%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 12 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (18.52%) Clustering
5 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Unix
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
1 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 14 (25.93%) Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Solaris
4 2 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (35.19%) Problem Management
3 18 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 18 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 18 (33.33%) ITSM
3 18 (33.33%) Value Proposition
4 11 (20.37%) ITIL
4 11 (20.37%) SOA
5 9 (16.67%) High Availability
6 8 (14.81%) BPEL
6 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
6 8 (14.81%) Software Delivery
7 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Capacity Management
9 5 (9.26%) Investment Management
9 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 21 (38.89%) Java
4 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 8 (14.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 5 (9.26%) C#
6 5 (9.26%) C++
6 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.70%) COBOL
7 2 (3.70%) PL/1
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) Jython
8 1 (1.85%) Korn
8 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (33.33%) OPNET
1 18 (33.33%) SCCM
1 18 (33.33%) SCOM
2 11 (20.37%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.70%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.85%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.85%) Puppet
6 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Oracle
2 26 (48.15%) Dynatrace
3 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 18 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 8 (14.81%) IBM
4 8 (14.81%) Remedy
4 8 (14.81%) Splunk
5 7 (12.96%) Virgin Media
6 5 (9.26%) Sybase
7 4 (7.41%) Sun
8 2 (3.70%) Ab Initio
8 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
8 2 (3.70%) CA
9 1 (1.85%) Google