The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 288 304
Rank change year-on-year -40 +16  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 64 161 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.88% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.40% 4.66% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 52 148 133
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00%  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2670 3454 4252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.18% 18.79% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2267 3025 3631
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in the South East

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in the South East

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the South East

WebSphere
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -24 41 £62,500 +16.27% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire -6 8 £65,000 +44.44%
Surrey +30 1 £30,000 -55.55%
Kent - 1 £27,500 -
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 95 (64.63%) Java
2 68 (46.26%) Oracle
3 66 (44.90%) Web Services
4 60 (40.82%) IBM
5 57 (38.78%) HTTP
6 55 (37.41%) Linux
6 55 (37.41%) JBoss
7 52 (35.37%) Tomcat
8 49 (33.33%) Spring
9 48 (32.65%) WebSphere Application Server
10 46 (31.29%) SQL
11 44 (29.93%) Unix
11 44 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (25.85%) Windows
12 38 (25.85%) Apache
13 37 (25.17%) JMS
14 36 (24.49%) XML
14 36 (24.49%) J2EE
14 36 (24.49%) Java EE
15 35 (23.81%) Degree
16 34 (23.13%) Maven
16 34 (23.13%) TCP/IP
17 32 (21.77%) DB2
17 32 (21.77%) WebSphere MQ
18 30 (20.41%) Eclipse
19 29 (19.73%) Finance
20 28 (19.05%) FTP
20 28 (19.05%) SOAP
20 28 (19.05%) WebLogic
21 27 (18.37%) Middleware

WebSphere
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 55 (37.41%) JBoss
2 52 (35.37%) Tomcat
3 48 (32.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 38 (25.85%) Apache
5 28 (19.05%) WebLogic
6 24 (16.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 18 (12.24%) IBM HTTP Server
8 13 (8.84%) IIS
8 13 (8.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 11 (7.48%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (6.80%) GlassFish
11 9 (6.12%) CMS
12 7 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (4.76%) OpenStack
13 4 (2.72%) IBM Notes
14 2 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (3.40%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.44%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (2.04%) Infor M3
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.36%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.36%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (1.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (38.78%) HTTP
2 34 (23.13%) TCP/IP
3 28 (19.05%) FTP
4 23 (15.65%) SSL
5 20 (13.61%) Internet
6 15 (10.20%) LDAP
7 10 (6.80%) Firewall
8 9 (6.12%) DNS
9 8 (5.44%) HTTPS
10 5 (3.40%) Broadband
11 4 (2.72%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (2.72%) LAN
11 4 (2.72%) SSH
11 4 (2.72%) VLAN
11 4 (2.72%) WAN
12 3 (2.04%) SAN
13 2 (1.36%) DMZ
13 2 (1.36%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.77%) DB2
2 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.16%) MySQL
4 8 (5.44%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.76%) MariaDB
5 7 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.40%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.40%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.68%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.68%) Redis
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (23.13%) Maven
2 30 (20.41%) Eclipse
3 23 (15.65%) IntelliJ
3 23 (15.65%) NetBeans
4 21 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 14 (9.52%) Jenkins
6 11 (7.48%) Rational Application Developer
7 10 (6.80%) Gradle
8 9 (6.12%) Ant
9 8 (5.44%) JMeter
9 8 (5.44%) JUnit
10 7 (4.76%) Vagrant
11 5 (3.40%) JIRA
12 4 (2.72%) TeamCity
13 3 (2.04%) Subversion
14 1 (0.68%) JBehave
14 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 29 (19.73%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.08%) Banking
3 6 (4.08%) German Language
4 5 (3.40%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.72%) French Language
5 4 (2.72%) Games
5 4 (2.72%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (30.61%) Developer
2 43 (29.25%) Java Developer
3 40 (27.21%) Support Engineer
4 31 (21.09%) Technical Engineer
5 28 (19.05%) Technical Support
6 27 (18.37%) Technical Support Engineer
7 21 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 21 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
7 21 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 20 (13.61%) Integration Engineer
8 20 (13.61%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 20 (13.61%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (13.61%) Senior Technical Support
8 20 (13.61%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
9 14 (9.52%) Applications Support
9 14 (9.52%) Consultant
10 13 (8.84%) Applications Engineer
11 12 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (7.48%) Designer
13 10 (6.80%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (44.90%) Web Services
2 49 (33.33%) Spring
3 37 (25.17%) JMS
4 36 (24.49%) J2EE
4 36 (24.49%) Java EE
4 36 (24.49%) XML
5 32 (21.77%) WebSphere MQ
6 28 (19.05%) SOAP
7 27 (18.37%) Middleware
8 26 (17.69%) REST
9 25 (17.01%) Hibernate
9 25 (17.01%) Java SE
10 24 (16.33%) HTML
11 20 (13.61%) JSP
12 16 (10.88%) CSS
13 14 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
14 10 (6.80%) XSD
15 9 (6.12%) LAMP
15 9 (6.12%) Swing
16 8 (5.44%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.37%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.80%) DataPower
4 9 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.44%) Algorithms
6 7 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.40%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (37.41%) Linux
2 44 (29.93%) Unix
3 38 (25.85%) Windows
4 11 (7.48%) AIX
4 11 (7.48%) Mac OS
5 9 (6.12%) Solaris
6 7 (4.76%) CentOS
6 7 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.72%) Windows NT
7 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (17.69%) ITIL
2 26 (17.69%) SOA
3 20 (13.61%) Open Source
4 16 (10.88%) UML
5 15 (10.20%) DevOps
5 15 (10.20%) E-Commerce
6 14 (9.52%) Process Improvement
7 13 (8.84%) Unit Testing
8 12 (8.16%) RAD
8 12 (8.16%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.48%) BDD
10 10 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.80%) High Availability
11 9 (6.12%) Change Management
11 9 (6.12%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (6.12%) SDLC
12 8 (5.44%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (5.44%) RUP
12 8 (5.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 95 (64.63%) Java
2 46 (31.29%) SQL
3 27 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 23 (15.65%) Bash Shell
5 19 (12.93%) Python
6 14 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 10 (6.80%) Perl
8 8 (5.44%) AWK
8 8 (5.44%) C++
8 8 (5.44%) Jython
8 8 (5.44%) Korn
8 8 (5.44%) PHP
8 8 (5.44%) sed
8 8 (5.44%) XPath
9 7 (4.76%) Ruby
10 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 35 (23.81%) Degree
2 8 (5.44%) ISEB
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (2.72%) CCNA
4 4 (2.72%) CEH
4 4 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.72%) CISSP
4 4 (2.72%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (2.72%) MCSE
4 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.72%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.08%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) GDPR
3 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 7 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.76%) Xen
3 4 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.72%) Samba
3 4 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.36%) GPFS
4 2 (1.36%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 13 (8.84%) Tivoli
2 8 (5.44%) CA Single Sign-On
3 7 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.76%) Terraform
4 5 (3.40%) Ansible
4 5 (3.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (2.72%) Packer
6 2 (1.36%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.36%) Puppet
7 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 68 (46.26%) Oracle
2 60 (40.82%) IBM
3 23 (15.65%) BEA
4 20 (13.61%) TIBCO
5 10 (6.80%) Ab Initio
5 10 (6.80%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.44%) CA
7 7 (4.76%) New Relic
8 6 (4.08%) Kofax
9 5 (3.40%) BT
9 5 (3.40%) Cognos
9 5 (3.40%) EMC
9 5 (3.40%) Fiserv
10 4 (2.72%) Dell KACE
10 4 (2.72%) Lotus
10 4 (2.72%) Novell
10 4 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.72%) Splunk
10 4 (2.72%) Sun
10 4 (2.72%) VMware
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