Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere DataPower
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1088 1113 1156
Rank change year-on-year +25 +43 +18
Permanent jobs citing DataPower 89 74 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.044% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 100
UK median annual salary £63,750 £53,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.72% -3.18% -
10th Percentile £47,973 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,750 £74,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £51,500 £47,304
% change year-on-year +26.21% +8.87% -0.41%

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 74,861 72,037 87,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.05% 42.62% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 58,261 58,024 71,209
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Top 11 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 25 May 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 -18 60 £65,000 +20.37% 14
London +13 38 £85,000 +47.83% 8
UK excluding London -15 38 £65,000 +26.21% 12
Scotland -25 16 £50,450 +10.27% 6
North of England -5 7 - -
South East -25 7 £65,000 +13.04% 2
East of England -7 6 £65,000 -3.70% 2
North West - 6 - -
West Midlands +3 2 £38,500 -18.95% 1
Midlands -5 2 £38,500 -24.14% 1
Yorkshire +10 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 80 (89.89%) IBM
2 49 (55.06%) Unix
3 40 (44.94%) Problem-Solving
4 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (41.57%) Web Services
5 37 (41.57%) XML
5 37 (41.57%) WebSphere
6 36 (40.45%) Oracle
7 35 (39.33%) Linux
8 33 (37.08%) SOA
9 31 (34.83%) Java
9 31 (34.83%) JSON
10 29 (32.58%) DevOps
10 29 (32.58%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (32.58%) Windows
11 27 (30.34%) Middleware
12 26 (29.21%) SQL
12 26 (29.21%) J2EE
12 26 (29.21%) SaaS
13 23 (25.84%) Salesforce.com
14 22 (24.72%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (22.47%) Solaris
15 20 (22.47%) JMS
15 20 (22.47%) Finance
16 19 (21.35%) Tomcat
16 19 (21.35%) AIX
16 19 (21.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (21.35%) Decision-Making
17 18 (20.22%) DB2
17 18 (20.22%) SAP

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 37 (41.57%) WebSphere
2 22 (24.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (21.35%) Tomcat
4 16 (17.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (17.98%) SAS
5 14 (15.73%) Confluence
6 8 (8.99%) Apache Pig
7 5 (5.62%) JBoss
7 5 (5.62%) WebLogic
8 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (3.37%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (2.25%) Documentum
10 2 (2.25%) MQSeries
10 2 (2.25%) Mule
10 2 (2.25%) Mule ESB
10 2 (2.25%) Sonic ESB
11 1 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (29.21%) SaaS
2 16 (17.98%) IaaS
2 16 (17.98%) PaaS
3 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (6.74%) Force.com
6 4 (4.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Firewall
2 8 (8.99%) 802.11
2 8 (8.99%) BGP
2 8 (8.99%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (8.99%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (8.99%) Ethernet
2 8 (8.99%) HSRP
2 8 (8.99%) IPsec
2 8 (8.99%) IPv4
2 8 (8.99%) IPv6
2 8 (8.99%) MPLS
2 8 (8.99%) NetScaler
2 8 (8.99%) OSPF
2 8 (8.99%) Unified Communications
2 8 (8.99%) VPN
2 8 (8.99%) WebEx
2 8 (8.99%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (8.99%) Wireshark
3 7 (7.87%) HTTPS
3 7 (7.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) DB2
2 16 (17.98%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (17.98%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (17.98%) Oracle Database
2 16 (17.98%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (17.98%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (17.98%) Oracle Database 12c
2 16 (17.98%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (12.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (12.36%) MongoDB
3 11 (12.36%) Neo4j
3 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
4 10 (11.24%) Big Data
5 8 (8.99%) Apache Hive
5 8 (8.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) JIRA
2 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.37%) Gradle
3 3 (3.37%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.37%) Subversion
4 2 (2.25%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.25%) Maven
General
1 20 (22.47%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Retail
3 12 (13.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (39.33%) Architect
2 22 (24.72%) Technical Architect
3 18 (20.22%) Integration Specialist
4 16 (17.98%) Cloud Architect
5 15 (16.85%) Middleware Specialist
6 13 (14.61%) Consultant
7 11 (12.36%) Senior Consultant
8 10 (11.24%) Java Architect
9 8 (8.99%) Network Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Integration Consultant
10 7 (7.87%) Lead Architect
11 6 (6.74%) Developer
11 6 (6.74%) Java Developer
11 6 (6.74%) Java Technical Architect
12 5 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (5.62%) Technical Specialist
13 3 (3.37%) Integration Architect
13 3 (3.37%) Lead Developer
13 3 (3.37%) Lead Java Developer
14 2 (2.25%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (41.57%) Web Services
1 37 (41.57%) XML
2 31 (34.83%) JSON
3 27 (30.34%) Middleware
4 26 (29.21%) J2EE
5 20 (22.47%) JMS
6 15 (16.85%) IBM Integration Bus
7 14 (15.73%) XSLT
8 13 (14.61%) RESTful
9 12 (13.48%) Java EE
10 11 (12.36%) Ajax
10 11 (12.36%) Apache Camel
10 11 (12.36%) jQuery
10 11 (12.36%) OSGi
11 10 (11.24%) REST
11 10 (11.24%) SOAP
12 8 (8.99%) 802.1X
12 8 (8.99%) XMPP
13 7 (7.87%) JDBC
13 7 (7.87%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.58%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.99%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 6 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.25%) PMI
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (55.06%) Unix
2 35 (39.33%) Linux
3 29 (32.58%) Windows
4 20 (22.47%) Solaris
5 19 (21.35%) AIX
5 19 (21.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (17.98%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.94%) Problem-Solving
2 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.08%) SOA
4 29 (32.58%) DevOps
5 19 (21.35%) Decision-Making
6 17 (19.10%) Microservices
6 17 (19.10%) Migration
7 16 (17.98%) Data Management
7 16 (17.98%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 15 (16.85%) Project Management
9 13 (14.61%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (12.36%) EAI
10 11 (12.36%) TDD
10 11 (12.36%) Web Application Development
11 10 (11.24%) Change Management
12 9 (10.11%) TOGAF
13 8 (8.99%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (8.99%) Systems Analysis
14 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.83%) Java
2 26 (29.21%) SQL
3 11 (12.36%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.99%) Groovy
4 8 (8.99%) Scala
5 6 (6.74%) C
6 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.37%) Java 8
7 3 (3.37%) Python
8 1 (1.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) CCA
2 8 (8.99%) CCIE
2 8 (8.99%) CCNP
2 8 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.99%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (8.99%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (8.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.37%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.12%) MCSD
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (12.36%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (8.99%) VMware NSX
3 4 (4.49%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.25%) Firmware
4 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (20.22%) Tivoli
2 16 (17.98%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 8 (8.99%) Cacti
3 8 (8.99%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (4.49%) Ansible
5 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.12%) logstash
6 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (89.89%) IBM
2 36 (40.45%) Oracle
3 23 (25.84%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (20.22%) SAP
5 16 (17.98%) Hitachi
5 16 (17.98%) Hortonworks
6 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (11.24%) Citrix
8 8 (8.99%) Cisco
8 8 (8.99%) Juniper
8 8 (8.99%) Palo Alto
8 8 (8.99%) SolarWinds
8 8 (8.99%) VMware
9 6 (6.74%) Informatica
9 6 (6.74%) Pardot
10 4 (4.49%) HP
10 4 (4.49%) TIBCO
11 3 (3.37%) AppDynamics
11 3 (3.37%) Capita
12 2 (2.25%) Dynatrace