The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 93 103 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.36% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.61% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
WebSphere MQ
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
509 657 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.11% 50.58% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 336 407 215
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Perl
4 4 (57.14%) AIX
4 4 (57.14%) Solaris
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 4 (57.14%) Sun
4 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) EMC
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (57.14%) Korn
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Puppet
4 4 (57.14%) PowerHA
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (28.57%) IIS

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) DMZ
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Support Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Web Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Web Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JSP
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 4 (57.14%) Korn
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Java
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
1 4 (57.14%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) Sun
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Sybase