The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 244 256 276
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 8 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.14% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.38% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 4
Median salary £65,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+17.77% +4.65%
WebSphere MQ
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2652 2600 2984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.57% 36.45% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2231 2296 2528
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 the East of England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the East of England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in the East of England

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 6 £60,000 +71.42%
Suffolk - 2 £65,000 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 19 (100.00%) IBM
1 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
3 13 (68.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (47.37%) Service Management
4 9 (47.37%) Incident Management
4 9 (47.37%) DB2
4 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) SOA
4 9 (47.37%) zOS
4 9 (47.37%) iSeries
5 6 (31.58%) DataPower
5 6 (31.58%) AIX
5 6 (31.58%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) SOAP
5 6 (31.58%) Middleware
6 5 (26.32%) XSLT
6 5 (26.32%) HTTP
7 4 (21.05%) Unix
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Retail
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (21.05%) SoapUI
7 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Server

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (68.42%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
4 3 (15.79%) JBoss
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) LDAP
3 2 (10.53%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) PuTTY
4 1 (5.26%) SSH
4 1 (5.26%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
4 4 (21.05%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Server Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Server Support
4 4 (21.05%) Server Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Linux Support
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Middleware
1 6 (31.58%) SOAP
1 6 (31.58%) XML
2 5 (26.32%) XSLT
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) JMS
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) Regular Expression
4 3 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (15.79%) XSD
5 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (10.53%) UDDI
5 2 (10.53%) XML Schema
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) iSeries
2 6 (31.58%) DataPower
3 3 (15.79%) Cryptography
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) zOS
3 6 (31.58%) AIX
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) Amazon Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Incident Management
1 9 (47.37%) Service Management
1 9 (47.37%) SOA
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) API Design
3 3 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
3 3 (15.79%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) XPath
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) iptables
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
1 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Apigee
2 3 (15.79%) CA
2 3 (15.79%) Fiorano
2 3 (15.79%) Mashery
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.79%) TIBCO
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) WSO2