The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 92 101 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.099% 0.077% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.21% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Median salary - £40,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.92%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
405 480 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.02% 36.73% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 351 421 584
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere MQ
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script