The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 285 280 272
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 21 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.21% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 55 52
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £58,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £90,000 £80,650
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.47% -
WebSphere MQ
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3773 4722 4614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.60% 39.85% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3367 4103 4294
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 32 (96.97%) WebSphere
2 25 (75.76%) Finance
3 13 (39.39%) Linux
4 12 (36.36%) IBM
5 10 (30.30%) Banking
5 10 (30.30%) MQSeries
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
8 7 (21.21%) UNIX
8 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 6 (18.18%) Middleware
9 6 (18.18%) SWIFT
9 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 5 (15.15%) Coaching
10 5 (15.15%) Windows
10 5 (15.15%) Perl
10 5 (15.15%) FTP
10 5 (15.15%) DB2
10 5 (15.15%) BT
10 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
10 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
10 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
10 5 (15.15%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 5 (15.15%) Web Services
11 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
11 4 (12.12%) Tivoli
11 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (96.97%) WebSphere
2 10 (30.30%) MQSeries
3 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (15.15%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
6 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (6.06%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
7 2 (6.06%) IIS
7 2 (6.06%) JBoss
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) FTP
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) Internet
4 2 (6.06%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) SSL
5 1 (3.03%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) DB2
1 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (75.76%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Applications Support
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Administrator
3 3 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
3 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Implementation Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Release Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Middleware
1 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.06%) XSLT
3 2 (6.06%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) XSD
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) SWIFT
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) Equity Risk
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
3 1 (3.03%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Windows
4 4 (12.12%) Solaris
5 3 (9.09%) AIX
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.15%) Coaching
2 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
2 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) TDD
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) Perl
3 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.12%) VBA
3 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) Korn
4 3 (9.09%) Bourne shell
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) IBM
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) BT
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) EMC
4 3 (9.09%) Veritas
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.06%) webMethods
5 2 (6.06%) Serena
6 1 (3.03%) Software AG
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) HP
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £87000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago