The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 174 152 181
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +29
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 18 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.47% 0.64% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% 1.76% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 5
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
WebSphere MQ
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1475 1194 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.49% 36.47% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1364 1033 1535
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in Hampshire

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -2 6 - -
Havant +5 5 £41,000 -41.21% 1
WebSphere MQ
South East

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (92.31%) IBM
3 21 (80.77%) SOA
4 19 (73.08%) Windows
5 18 (69.23%) Linux
5 18 (69.23%) Oracle
5 18 (69.23%) WebLogic
6 14 (53.85%) AIX
6 14 (53.85%) Solaris
6 14 (53.85%) LDAP
6 14 (53.85%) SSL
7 13 (50.00%) Tivoli
7 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 13 (50.00%) ITIL
7 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (46.15%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
8 12 (46.15%) CentOS
8 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
8 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
8 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
8 12 (46.15%) Firewall
8 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (42.31%) J2EE
10 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
11 9 (34.62%) vSphere
11 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
11 9 (34.62%) VMware
11 9 (34.62%) HPUX

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (69.23%) WebLogic
3 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (19.23%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
1 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) LDAP
1 14 (53.85%) SSL
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) Kerberos
4 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 5 (19.23%) FTP
4 5 (19.23%) HTTP
5 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 12 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) CruiseControl
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Architect
1 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Security Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Support Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) J2EE
2 6 (23.08%) Middleware
2 6 (23.08%) Apache Flex
3 5 (19.23%) RESTful
3 5 (19.23%) SOAP
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) XSD
3 5 (19.23%) XSLT
3 5 (19.23%) JMS
3 5 (19.23%) WSDL
3 5 (19.23%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) HACMP
2 5 (19.23%) PKI
2 5 (19.23%) DataPower
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Linux
3 14 (53.85%) AIX
3 14 (53.85%) Solaris
4 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle Linux
5 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (46.15%) CentOS
6 9 (34.62%) HPUX
7 7 (26.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) SOA
2 13 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) UML
4 6 (23.08%) Supply Chain Management
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) Change Control
6 4 (15.38%) Business Development
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Coaching
8 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Perl
3 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) Jython
4 5 (19.23%) Korn
4 5 (19.23%) XPath
5 2 (7.69%) Ada
5 2 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
2 9 (34.62%) vSphere
3 5 (19.23%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (19.23%) CA SiteMinder
3 4 (15.38%) Control-M
4 2 (7.69%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) IBM
2 18 (69.23%) Oracle
3 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 9 (34.62%) Sun
5 9 (34.62%) VMware
6 6 (23.08%) BEA
6 6 (23.08%) Adobe
6 6 (23.08%) SAP
7 5 (19.23%) Remedy
8 2 (7.69%) Ab Initio