The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 217 212 217
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 6 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
WebSphere MQ
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1482 1853 2168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.93% 33.42% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1653 1912
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Berkshire region.

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 6 - -
WebSphere MQ
South East

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ.

1 17 (100.00%) IBM
1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) DB2
4 10 (58.82%) Management Information System
5 8 (47.06%) Ab Initio
5 8 (47.06%) AIX
5 8 (47.06%) Solaris
5 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) UNIX
5 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
5 8 (47.06%) DataPower
5 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
7 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
7 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 6 (35.29%) High Availability
7 6 (35.29%) sed
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (35.29%) IBM Certification
7 6 (35.29%) Apache
7 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) J2EE
7 6 (35.29%) Oracle
7 6 (35.29%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (35.29%) HTTP
7 6 (35.29%) Tivoli
7 6 (35.29%) Clustering

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (35.29%) Apache
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (35.29%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP GRC
2 2 (11.76%) SAP FI
2 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) DB2
2 3 (17.65%) SAP BW
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) ClearCase
1 2 (11.76%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
2 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ABAP Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) J2EE
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) EDI
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
2 3 (17.65%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (17.65%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (17.65%) BAPI
2 3 (17.65%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Management Information System
2 8 (47.06%) DataPower
2 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (35.29%) Clustering
4 3 (17.65%) AS400
4 3 (17.65%) iSeries
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
1 8 (47.06%) AIX
1 8 (47.06%) Solaris
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Waterfall
4 6 (35.29%) High Availability
5 5 (29.41%) RUP
6 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) ITSM
6 3 (17.65%) Workflow
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL V2
6 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Line Management
8 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Shell Script
2 6 (35.29%) AWK
2 6 (35.29%) Korn
2 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
2 6 (35.29%) sed
3 3 (17.65%) ABAP
3 3 (17.65%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) IBM Certification
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) IBM
2 8 (47.06%) Ab Initio
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Niku