The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 182 177 152
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 4 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.099% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.57% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 13
Average salary £46,250 £40,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.90% -5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £39,450 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £41,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1856 2114 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 45.86% 51.52% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1932 1664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WebSphere MQ
North West

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Manchester

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in Manchester

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -3 2 - -
Altrincham - 2 - -
WebSphere MQ
North West

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) UNIX
3 9 (69.23%) Middleware
4 8 (61.54%) AIX
5 6 (46.15%) Perl
5 6 (46.15%) SSL
5 6 (46.15%) Mainframe
5 6 (46.15%) JCL
5 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 6 (46.15%) ISPF
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) KVM
7 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (15.38%) DB2
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) HPUX
7 2 (15.38%) Solaris
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Tomcat

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SSL
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Middleware
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (46.15%) ISPF
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) UNIX
3 8 (61.54%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) HPUX
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) zOS
4 2 (15.38%) OS/400
4 2 (15.38%) SUSE
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
1 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Perl
1 6 (46.15%) JCL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) KVM
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) BMC
2 2 (15.38%) CA
2 2 (15.38%) NetApp
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Brocade