Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere DataPower
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1064 1130 1210
Rank change year-on-year +66 +80 -12
Permanent jobs citing DataPower 94 70 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.040% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.090% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 35
UK median annual salary £63,750 £53,250 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.72% +0.47% -7.83%
10th Percentile £47,568 £38,250 £39,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £84,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +16.67%

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 73,541 78,101 85,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.52% 44.31% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 56,836 59,549 69,781
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DataPower over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Top 10 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 21 August 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
England +36 69 £65,000 +18.18% 11
UK excluding London +14 43 £60,000 +20.00% 9
London +34 40 £85,000 +7.94% 2
Scotland 0 14 £57,500 +17.35%
East of England +34 11 £72,500 +3.57% 1
North of England +41 9 £60,000 +44.58% 2
Yorkshire +40 9 £60,000 +44.58% 2
South East -2 7 £65,000 +23.81% 4
West Midlands +27 2 £38,500 -7.23%
Midlands 0 2 £38,500 -10.98% 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 86 (91.49%) IBM
2 50 (53.19%) WebSphere
3 47 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (48.94%) XML
5 44 (46.81%) Finance
6 41 (43.62%) Unix
7 37 (39.36%) Web Services
7 37 (39.36%) Java
8 36 (38.30%) DevOps
9 34 (36.17%) SOAP
10 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (34.04%) IBM Integration Bus
12 31 (32.98%) Middleware
13 30 (31.91%) Oracle
13 30 (31.91%) SOA
13 30 (31.91%) REST
13 30 (31.91%) Microservices
14 29 (30.85%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (29.79%) JSON
16 27 (28.72%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (27.66%) Microsoft
17 26 (27.66%) SQL
18 23 (24.47%) WebSphere Application Server
18 23 (24.47%) Banking
18 23 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (23.40%) XSLT
19 22 (23.40%) Salesforce.com
20 21 (22.34%) J2EE
21 19 (20.21%) Retail
22 18 (19.15%) WCF

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 50 (53.19%) WebSphere
2 23 (24.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (11.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.32%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.26%) Confluence
7 3 (3.19%) JBoss
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (3.19%) SAS
8 2 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.13%) MQSeries
8 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (30.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (13.83%) SaaS
4 10 (10.64%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (6.38%) Force.com
6 4 (4.26%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 3 (3.19%) IaaS
7 3 (3.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) Firewall
2 10 (10.64%) 802.11
2 10 (10.64%) BGP
2 10 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (10.64%) Ethernet
2 10 (10.64%) HSRP
2 10 (10.64%) IPsec
2 10 (10.64%) IPv4
2 10 (10.64%) IPv6
2 10 (10.64%) MPLS
2 10 (10.64%) NetScaler
2 10 (10.64%) OSPF
2 10 (10.64%) Unified Communications
2 10 (10.64%) VPN
2 10 (10.64%) WebEx
2 10 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (10.64%) Wireshark
3 8 (8.51%) HTTPS
4 6 (6.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.89%) NoSQL
2 10 (10.64%) Couchbase
2 10 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.32%) DB2
4 4 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.26%) Neo4j
5 3 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.13%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.06%) Big Data
7 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (19.15%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.38%) LoadRunner
3 5 (5.32%) JIRA
4 4 (4.26%) ClearCase
4 4 (4.26%) Gatling
4 4 (4.26%) JMeter
4 4 (4.26%) SilkPerformer
4 4 (4.26%) XMLSpy
5 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.19%) Gradle
5 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.19%) Subversion
6 2 (2.13%) Maven
6 2 (2.13%) Rational Team Concert
7 1 (1.06%) Ant
General
1 44 (46.81%) Finance
2 23 (24.47%) Banking
3 19 (20.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (35.11%) Architect
2 14 (14.89%) Consultant
2 14 (14.89%) Developer
3 13 (13.83%) Integration Specialist
4 11 (11.70%) Middleware Specialist
4 11 (11.70%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (10.64%) Network Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Testing Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Testing Specialist
8 6 (6.38%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Designer
9 5 (5.32%) Integration Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) Lead Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Middleware Architect
9 5 (5.32%) WebSphere Architect
9 5 (5.32%) WebSphere Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (48.94%) XML
2 37 (39.36%) Web Services
3 34 (36.17%) SOAP
4 32 (34.04%) IBM Integration Bus
5 31 (32.98%) Middleware
6 30 (31.91%) REST
7 28 (29.79%) JSON
8 22 (23.40%) XSLT
9 21 (22.34%) J2EE
10 18 (19.15%) WCF
11 14 (14.89%) JMS
12 11 (11.70%) Spring
13 10 (10.64%) .NET
13 10 (10.64%) 802.1X
13 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (10.64%) XMPP
14 8 (8.51%) RESTful
14 8 (8.51%) Spring Boot
15 7 (7.45%) Node.js
16 6 (6.38%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.64%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 7 (7.45%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.26%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (43.62%) Unix
2 14 (14.89%) Linux
3 11 (11.70%) Windows
4 5 (5.32%) AIX
5 4 (4.26%) Solaris
6 3 (3.19%) HPUX
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (38.30%) DevOps
3 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (31.91%) Microservices
4 30 (31.91%) SOA
5 27 (28.72%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (17.02%) Integration Testing
7 15 (15.96%) Decision-Making
7 15 (15.96%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (14.89%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (12.77%) TOGAF
10 10 (10.64%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (10.64%) Change Management
10 10 (10.64%) High Availability
10 10 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (9.57%) Project Management
12 8 (8.51%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 37 (39.36%) Java
2 26 (27.66%) SQL
3 12 (12.77%) Perl
3 12 (12.77%) PL/SQL
3 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
4 11 (11.70%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.64%) C#
6 8 (8.51%) Java 8
7 6 (6.38%) C
8 2 (2.13%) Jython
8 2 (2.13%) Korn
8 2 (2.13%) XPath
9 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.06%) Groovy
9 1 (1.06%) Python
9 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) Degree
2 10 (10.64%) CCA
2 10 (10.64%) CCIE
2 10 (10.64%) CCNP
2 10 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.64%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (10.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MCSD
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 4 (4.26%) PMO
2 4 (4.26%) SEPA
3 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) VMware NSX
2 8 (8.51%) Docker
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.19%) Firmware
4 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.06%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
2 10 (10.64%) Automic
2 10 (10.64%) Cacti
2 10 (10.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (9.57%) Ansible
4 8 (8.51%) Kubernetes
4 8 (8.51%) Puppet
5 6 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (5.32%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (1.06%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (1.06%) logstash
Vendors
1 86 (91.49%) IBM
2 30 (31.91%) Oracle
3 26 (27.66%) Microsoft
4 22 (23.40%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (15.96%) SAP
6 12 (12.77%) Citrix
7 10 (10.64%) Cisco
7 10 (10.64%) Juniper
7 10 (10.64%) Palo Alto
7 10 (10.64%) SolarWinds
7 10 (10.64%) VMware
8 6 (6.38%) HP
8 6 (6.38%) Informatica
8 6 (6.38%) Pardot
9 4 (4.26%) AppDynamics
9 4 (4.26%) Remedy
10 3 (3.19%) Capita
10 3 (3.19%) Hitachi
10 3 (3.19%) Hortonworks
10 3 (3.19%) Micro Focus