The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 291 296 232
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -64
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 37 29 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.24% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.63% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 98
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-3.95% -9.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4601 4594 4990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.95% 38.30% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3930 4103 4654
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WebSphere MQ
London

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 73 (98.65%) WebSphere
2 56 (75.68%) Finance
3 41 (55.41%) Linux
4 39 (52.70%) Oracle
5 37 (50.00%) SQL
6 30 (40.54%) Banking
7 27 (36.49%) Windows
8 26 (35.14%) Middleware
8 26 (35.14%) Red Hat
9 25 (33.78%) Oracle Database
10 23 (31.08%) IBM
11 20 (27.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
13 18 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (24.32%) Tivoli
14 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
14 16 (21.62%) UNIX
14 16 (21.62%) SWIFT
15 15 (20.27%) WebSphere Process Server
15 15 (20.27%) C#
15 15 (20.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 14 (18.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
17 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (17.57%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (17.57%) WebSphere Application Server
18 12 (16.22%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
19 11 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
20 10 (13.51%) DB2
20 10 (13.51%) Perl
20 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 73 (98.65%) WebSphere
2 18 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (20.27%) WebSphere Process Server
4 13 (17.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (16.22%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 7 (9.46%) MQSeries
6 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
7 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.70%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.70%) IIS
10 1 (1.35%) Apache
10 1 (1.35%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Markit EDM
2 3 (4.05%) LatentZero
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.35%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) SAN
2 4 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.78%) Oracle Database
2 19 (25.68%) SQL Server
3 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.51%) DB2
5 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.46%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.41%) Subversion
3 3 (4.05%) NUnit
4 2 (2.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 56 (75.68%) Finance
2 30 (40.54%) Banking
3 7 (9.46%) Retail
4 5 (6.76%) Back Office
5 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.41%) Front Office
6 2 (2.70%) French Language
6 2 (2.70%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Applications Support
2 14 (18.92%) Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Developer
4 10 (13.51%) Administrator
4 10 (13.51%) Support Specialist
5 9 (12.16%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (12.16%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Applications Support Specialist
6 7 (9.46%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Applications Specialist
6 7 (9.46%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) Middleware Specialist
7 6 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) UNIX Administrator
7 6 (8.11%) Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.14%) Middleware
2 14 (18.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 8 (10.81%) .NET
4 7 (9.46%) XML
5 5 (6.76%) MSMQ
5 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.76%) WCF
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (4.05%) XSD
7 3 (4.05%) XSLT
7 3 (4.05%) J2EE
8 2 (2.70%) WPF
8 2 (2.70%) Spring
8 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.70%) JMS
8 2 (2.70%) Java RMI
8 2 (2.70%) Web Services
8 2 (2.70%) WinForms
9 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) SWIFT
2 7 (9.46%) Clustering
2 7 (9.46%) Replication
3 4 (5.41%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.35%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Derivative
5 1 (1.35%) DataPower
5 1 (1.35%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 41 (55.41%) Linux
2 27 (36.49%) Windows
3 20 (27.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (21.62%) UNIX
5 9 (12.16%) Solaris
6 7 (9.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (9.46%) Change Management
3 7 (9.46%) High Availability
4 6 (8.11%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (8.11%) Migration
4 6 (8.11%) TDD
4 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.76%) SOA
5 5 (6.76%) OO
5 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.76%) Service Management
5 5 (6.76%) IT Governance
5 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
5 5 (6.76%) Multithreading
6 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.41%) Scrum
7 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (20.27%) C#
3 10 (13.51%) Perl
4 9 (12.16%) C
4 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
5 8 (10.81%) PHP
6 7 (9.46%) Java
7 3 (4.05%) VBA
8 2 (2.70%) Korn
8 2 (2.70%) Bourne shell
8 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.70%) Python
8 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.35%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (2.70%) vSphere
1 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.35%) KVM
2 1 (1.35%) RHEV
2 1 (1.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (24.32%) Tivoli
2 15 (20.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 10 (13.51%) Control-M
4 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) Oracle
2 26 (35.14%) Red Hat
3 23 (31.08%) IBM
4 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.46%) HP
6 3 (4.05%) JBoss
6 3 (4.05%) thinkFolio
7 2 (2.70%) DevExpress
7 2 (2.70%) Calypso
7 2 (2.70%) EMC
7 2 (2.70%) Veritas
7 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.70%) VMware
8 1 (1.35%) ATG
8 1 (1.35%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.35%) Unisys
8 1 (1.35%) Demandware
8 1 (1.35%) Terracotta
8 1 (1.35%) hybris
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Red10
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago