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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 220 197 210
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 9 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.56% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 1.70% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.47% -
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
1356 1937 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.33% 32.84% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1561 1800
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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
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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 -8 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Bracknell -22 1 £50,000 - 1
Slough - 1 £61,500 -
WebSphere MQ
South East

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (100.00%) IBM
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (81.25%) UNIX
3 12 (75.00%) Apache
4 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
4 11 (68.75%) J2EE
5 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
5 10 (62.50%) Degree
6 9 (56.25%) Ab Initio
7 8 (50.00%) DB2
7 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (50.00%) HTTP
7 8 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
8 7 (43.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 7 (43.75%) Tivoli
8 7 (43.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (43.75%) AWK
8 7 (43.75%) Korn
8 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
8 7 (43.75%) sed
8 7 (43.75%) Oracle
9 6 (37.50%) ITIL
9 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
9 6 (37.50%) RUP
9 6 (37.50%) AIX
10 5 (31.25%) SQL
10 5 (31.25%) OO
10 5 (31.25%) ETL
11 4 (25.00%) Relational Database

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (75.00%) Apache
3 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
4 8 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (6.25%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) WLAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (25.00%) Rational Rose
1 4 (25.00%) RequisitePro
1 4 (25.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (6.25%) Introscope
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
2 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (6.25%) BAPI
5 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) EDI
5 1 (6.25%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) DataPower
4 1 (6.25%) iSeries
4 1 (6.25%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) RUP
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (25.00%) Time Management
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) ITSM
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL V2
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 7 (43.75%) AWK
2 7 (43.75%) Korn
2 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
2 7 (43.75%) sed
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Jython
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 9 (56.25%) Ab Initio
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics