The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 59 67
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 2.00% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 14.81% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 4
Median salary - £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 50 81 101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 16.18% 13.50% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 50 73 89
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,300 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) WSO2
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon Linux
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) Apigee
2 1 (50.00%) Mashery
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) JMS

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Design
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Apigee
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Fiorano
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Mashery
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) WSO2