Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 517 527 543
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 +42
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 19 19 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.065% 0.066% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.39% 0.36% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 50
South East median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -6.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £34,850 £46,400 £40,000
90th Percentile £66,200 £63,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £62,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.45% +12.73% +4.76%

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 4,817 5,225 6,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.53% 18.04% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,041 4,392 5,601
South East median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% -3.41% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -8 12 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 9 £58,000 +16.00%
Hampshire -17 5 £57,500 +9.52%
Berkshire -12 3 £31,500 -49.60% 1
Surrey - 2 £80,000 - 3
WebSphere Application Server
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (57.89%) IBM
3 9 (47.37%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (47.37%) J2EE
3 9 (47.37%) JBoss
4 8 (42.11%) HTTP
5 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) Unix
5 7 (36.84%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Korn
5 7 (36.84%) Jython
6 6 (31.58%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (31.58%) Python
6 6 (31.58%) Middleware
6 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
7 5 (26.32%) CA Wily
7 5 (26.32%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (26.32%) Apache
7 5 (26.32%) Perl
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle
7 5 (26.32%) Introscope
7 5 (26.32%) Java EE
8 4 (21.05%) JNDI
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) HTML
8 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL

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 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (47.37%) JBoss
3 6 (31.58%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (26.32%) Apache
5 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
5 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
6 2 (10.53%) IIS
7 1 (5.26%) CICS
7 1 (5.26%) Confluence
7 1 (5.26%) Liferay
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (5.26%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) HTTP
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) SSL
4 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Introscope
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Administrator
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Web Content Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) J2EE
1 9 (47.37%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (36.84%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) Middleware
4 5 (26.32%) Java EE
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) JDBC
5 4 (21.05%) JNDI
5 4 (21.05%) SOAP
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) Ajax
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) JRules
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) Spring
8 1 (5.26%) JMS
8 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
1 3 (15.79%) DataPower
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Garbage Collection
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
2 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.53%) ITSM
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Scrum
2 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.53%) Value Proposition
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
3 1 (5.26%) SOA
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
1 7 (36.84%) Jython
1 7 (36.84%) Korn
2 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) COBOL
6 1 (5.26%) Java 8
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) PL/1
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) REXX
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) ACF2
2 1 (5.26%) RACF
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) CA Wily
1 5 (26.32%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (10.53%) OPNET
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (5.26%) HP ALM
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) IBM
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
3 2 (10.53%) CA
3 2 (10.53%) Dynatrace
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
3 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
3 2 (10.53%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) FatWire
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Moogsoft
4 1 (5.26%) New Relic
4 1 (5.26%) VMware