Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 508 506 470
Rank change year-on-year -2 -36 +97
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 14 35 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.053% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.67% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 73
South East median annual salary £57,750 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.70% +61.97%
10th Percentile £43,000 £41,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +10.58%

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 4,107 5,233 5,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.45% 17.08% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,396 4,424 4,874
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.23% +3.33%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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
Surrey +26 5 £65,000 +23.81% 1
Hampshire +4 5 £57,500 +33.72%
Thames Valley +21 4 £51,500 +6.19% 2
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £58,000 +31.82% 2
Berkshire -3 1 £45,000 -55.00%
WebSphere Application Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (85.71%) IBM
3 10 (71.43%) Middleware
4 8 (57.14%) J2EE
5 7 (50.00%) Unix
5 7 (50.00%) JBoss
5 7 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 6 (42.86%) HTTP
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (35.71%) Jython
7 5 (35.71%) Korn
8 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 4 (28.57%) Apache
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) Perl
8 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
9 3 (21.43%) XML
9 3 (21.43%) AIX
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (21.43%) Python
9 3 (21.43%) Introscope
9 3 (21.43%) JRules
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) CA Wily
9 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell

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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (50.00%) JBoss
3 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 4 (28.57%) Apache
4 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (7.14%) Liferay
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (21.43%) Introscope
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Web Content Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Middleware
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (21.43%) Java EE
4 3 (21.43%) JRules
4 3 (21.43%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) JDBC
5 2 (14.29%) JNDI
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) Java SE
6 1 (7.14%) JMS
6 1 (7.14%) JPA
6 1 (7.14%) JSF
6 1 (7.14%) LDAP
6 1 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) AIX
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Release Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Garbage Collection
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Jython
1 5 (35.71%) Korn
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Ansible
1 3 (21.43%) CA Wily
1 3 (21.43%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) AppDynamics
3 2 (14.29%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) FatWire
4 1 (7.14%) Moogsoft
4 1 (7.14%) New Relic
4 1 (7.14%) VMware