The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WebSphere Portal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Portal
UK
Rank 863 948 930
Rank change year-on-year +85 -18  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Portal 1 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.007% 0.005% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 21
Median salary £45,500 £90,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.44% +80.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £90,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -49.44% +80.00%  

WebSphere Portal 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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15008 19532 21200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.74% 18.89% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12460 16438 17582
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

WebSphere Portal
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Portal in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Portal in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Glasgow - 1 £45,500 - 1
Scotland - 1 £45,500 - 1

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WebSphere Portal.

1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 11 (91.67%) XML
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (66.67%) Java
5 7 (58.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
5 7 (58.33%) J2EE
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle
5 7 (58.33%) MS Office
5 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (58.33%) Sophos
5 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (58.33%) GWT
5 7 (58.33%) Data Migration
5 7 (58.33%) Fujitsu
5 7 (58.33%) Dojo
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (58.33%) Process Management
5 7 (58.33%) GIS
5 7 (58.33%) ESRI

WebSphere Portal
Top Related 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 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (58.33%) ArcGIS
3 1 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
1 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) GIS
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) ClearCase
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Development Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Integration Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Development Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Integration Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior WebSphere Developer
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
1 11 (91.67%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) Dojo
2 7 (58.33%) GWT
2 7 (58.33%) J2EE
2 7 (58.33%) JSF
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (58.33%) Data Migration
1 7 (58.33%) Image Processing
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
1 7 (58.33%) Process Management
1 7 (58.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
2 4 (33.33%) Content Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (41.67%) C
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) ESRI
1 7 (58.33%) Fujitsu
1 7 (58.33%) Google
1 7 (58.33%) Lumension
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) Sophos
2 5 (41.67%) IBM