The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
WebSphere MQ
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
191 294 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.30% 44.55% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 132 258 230
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Merseyside

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Unisys
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) WinDbg
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Application Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unisys
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Alias