Period
to 4 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere DataPower
UK
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 949 1104 1117
Rank change year-on-year +155 +13 +4
Permanent jobs citing DataPower 35 25 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.017% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.078% 0.043% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 53
Median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £36,900 £44,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £73,750 £87,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -23.08% - +20.37%

DataPower is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 44,920 58,447 67,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.53% 39.46% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34,499 44,015 53,208
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DataPower as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DataPower.

Salary trend for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing DataPower over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the UK over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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
England +148 32 £50,000 -13.04% 3
UK excluding London +120 32 £50,000 -23.08% 2
South East +81 25 £50,000 -16.67% 2
West Midlands - 4 £41,000 -
Midlands - 4 £41,000 -
Work from Home - 4 £41,000 -
London +67 3 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +29 3 £50,000 -16.67%

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT jobs citing DataPower 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 with a requirement for DataPower.

1 34 (97.14%) IBM
2 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 25 (71.43%) Firewall
3 24 (68.57%) Wi-Fi
3 24 (68.57%) Finance
3 24 (68.57%) Cisco
3 24 (68.57%) OSPF
3 24 (68.57%) BGP
3 24 (68.57%) Network Security
3 24 (68.57%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (68.57%) SolarWinds
3 24 (68.57%) Azure
3 24 (68.57%) Meraki
3 24 (68.57%) Aruba
3 24 (68.57%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (68.57%) Palo Alto
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (31.43%) Scrum
6 8 (22.86%) Middleware
6 8 (22.86%) ITIL
7 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 6 (17.14%) Java
8 6 (17.14%) Oracle
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (11.43%) .NET
10 4 (11.43%) Adobe
10 4 (11.43%) SOAP
10 4 (11.43%) Cognos
10 4 (11.43%) FileNet
10 4 (11.43%) Games

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (11.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (11.43%) FileNet
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Mule
3 1 (2.86%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 24 (68.57%) Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Apigee
2 1 (2.86%) AWS
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) Firewall
1 25 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 24 (68.57%) BGP
2 24 (68.57%) Cisco ASA
2 24 (68.57%) Network Security
2 24 (68.57%) OSPF
2 24 (68.57%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (8.57%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Appium
3 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) JMeter
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Network Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Middleware Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Developer in Test
7 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Test Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Middleware
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (11.43%) REST
2 4 (11.43%) SOAP
2 4 (11.43%) WCF
3 3 (8.57%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (8.57%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) XSLT
4 2 (5.71%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) WSDL
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) ITIL
5 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.43%) Decision-Making
6 4 (11.43%) MVC
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) BDD
7 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.86%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (2.86%) High Availability
8 1 (2.86%) Kanban
8 1 (2.86%) Open Source
8 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) Test Management
8 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) Groovy
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) IBM
2 24 (68.57%) Aruba
2 24 (68.57%) Cisco
2 24 (68.57%) Meraki
2 24 (68.57%) Palo Alto
2 24 (68.57%) SolarWinds
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Adobe
4 4 (11.43%) Cognos
4 4 (11.43%) Netezza
5 1 (2.86%) Black Duck
5 1 (2.86%) CA
5 1 (2.86%) Coverity
5 1 (2.86%) hybris
5 1 (2.86%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) SAP