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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 296 298 227
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -71
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 12 22 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.19% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.49% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 109
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
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
4193 4458 4940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.97% 37.75% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3649 4000 4648
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 62 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 44 (70.97%) Finance
3 37 (59.68%) Linux
4 35 (56.45%) SQL
5 30 (48.39%) Oracle
6 26 (41.94%) Windows
6 26 (41.94%) Banking
7 25 (40.32%) Middleware
8 20 (32.26%) Red Hat
8 20 (32.26%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (32.26%) Tivoli
9 16 (25.81%) SWIFT
9 16 (25.81%) Oracle Database
10 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
10 15 (24.19%) IBM
10 15 (24.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 15 (24.19%) WebSphere Process Server
10 15 (24.19%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (20.97%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
12 13 (20.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (19.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 11 (17.74%) C#
14 11 (17.74%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 10 (16.13%) DB2
16 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
16 9 (14.52%) UNIX
16 9 (14.52%) MQSeries
16 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 62 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (32.26%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (24.19%) WebSphere Process Server
4 13 (20.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (17.74%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 9 (14.52%) MQSeries
7 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
8 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
9 2 (3.23%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (1.61%) Mule
10 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.23%) LatentZero
3 1 (1.61%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Firewall
2 3 (4.84%) SAN
3 2 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (1.61%) SSL
4 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle Database
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.13%) DB2
4 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) NUnit
3 2 (3.23%) CruiseControl
General
1 44 (70.97%) Finance
2 26 (41.94%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Front Office
4 3 (4.84%) Back Office
5 2 (3.23%) French Language
5 2 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Applications Support
2 13 (20.97%) Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Support Specialist
4 9 (14.52%) Applications Support Specialist
4 9 (14.52%) Applications Specialist
5 8 (12.90%) Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Specialist
7 5 (8.06%) Middleware Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) Architect
9 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) Middleware
2 12 (19.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 5 (8.06%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) XML
4 3 (4.84%) WCF
5 2 (3.23%) XSD
5 2 (3.23%) XSLT
5 2 (3.23%) MSMQ
5 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.61%) Web Services
6 1 (1.61%) J2EE
6 1 (1.61%) JMS
6 1 (1.61%) Java RMI
6 1 (1.61%) WPF
6 1 (1.61%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.61%) WinForms
6 1 (1.61%) Spring
6 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.61%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) SWIFT
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.23%) DataPower
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 37 (59.68%) Linux
2 26 (41.94%) Windows
3 14 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (14.52%) UNIX
5 3 (4.84%) Solaris
6 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (20.97%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (11.29%) Change Management
3 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
3 7 (11.29%) Coaching
4 6 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (8.06%) IT Governance
5 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.06%) TDD
5 5 (8.06%) OO
5 5 (8.06%) Service Management
5 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.84%) OOD
7 3 (4.84%) SOA
7 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.23%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) SQL
2 11 (17.74%) C#
3 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.45%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) VBA
5 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.84%) Korn
5 3 (4.84%) Bourne shell
6 2 (3.23%) C
6 2 (3.23%) Python
6 2 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
1 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (4.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (32.26%) Tivoli
2 15 (24.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 8 (12.90%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Oracle
2 20 (32.26%) Red Hat
3 15 (24.19%) IBM
4 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.84%) EMC
5 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 3 (4.84%) Veritas
6 2 (3.23%) JBoss
6 2 (3.23%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.23%) thinkFolio
7 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.61%) hybris
7 1 (1.61%) Demandware
7 1 (1.61%) webMethods
7 1 (1.61%) ATG
7 1 (1.61%) Unisys
7 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.61%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) Software AG
7 1 (1.61%) Calypso
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