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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 214 241 248
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 20 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.26% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 17
Average salary £61,250 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.11% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.74%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2484 3035 3571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.15% 44.53% 48.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 2575 3196
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 the North West

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the North West

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in the North West

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Manchester +33 18 £80,000 +88.23% 2
Cheshire +3 2 £42,500 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 40 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 32 (80.00%) Oracle
3 31 (77.50%) IBM
4 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
5 27 (67.50%) Red Hat
5 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
5 27 (67.50%) Linux
5 27 (67.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (65.00%) VMware
6 26 (65.00%) Windows
6 26 (65.00%) Oracle Database
7 24 (60.00%) Relational Database
7 24 (60.00%) Mentoring
7 24 (60.00%) DB2
7 24 (60.00%) RDBMS
7 24 (60.00%) Cisco
7 24 (60.00%) Tivoli
7 24 (60.00%) Middleware
8 22 (55.00%) Symantec
8 22 (55.00%) SUSE
8 22 (55.00%) Business Continuity
8 22 (55.00%) Hyper-V
8 22 (55.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (55.00%) Brocade
8 22 (55.00%) OS/400
8 22 (55.00%) zOS
8 22 (55.00%) CheckPoint
8 22 (55.00%) Juniper
8 22 (55.00%) SAN

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 40 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (55.00%) WebLogic
3 15 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.00%) JBoss
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (5.00%) iPlanet
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) SAN
2 4 (10.00%) HTTP
3 2 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (2.50%) Telnet
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) SSH
4 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.50%) SSL
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
2 26 (65.00%) Oracle Database
3 24 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 24 (60.00%) DB2
3 24 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 22 (55.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.50%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.50%) MS Access
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Maven
2 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.50%) Gradle
4 1 (2.50%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Architect
2 22 (55.00%) Solutions Architect
2 22 (55.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 22 (55.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 11 (27.50%) Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Applications Architect
6 2 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (5.00%) Middleware Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Application Support Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.50%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Support Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) Middleware
2 22 (55.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 9 (22.50%) XML
3 9 (22.50%) J2EE
3 9 (22.50%) J2SE
3 9 (22.50%) JMS
3 9 (22.50%) Spring
3 9 (22.50%) Grails
4 7 (17.50%) .NET
5 6 (15.00%) REST
6 5 (12.50%) XSLT
7 4 (10.00%) Web Services
7 4 (10.00%) DOM
7 4 (10.00%) Servlets
7 4 (10.00%) XML Schema
7 4 (10.00%) SAX
7 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.00%) SOAP
9 2 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) Data Centre
1 22 (55.00%) FlexPod
2 6 (15.00%) N-Tier
3 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
1 27 (67.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 26 (65.00%) Windows
3 22 (55.00%) SUSE
3 22 (55.00%) OS/400
3 22 (55.00%) zOS
3 22 (55.00%) AIX
3 22 (55.00%) HPUX
3 22 (55.00%) Solaris
4 3 (7.50%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 22 (55.00%) Business Continuity
2 22 (55.00%) Coaching
2 22 (55.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 22 (55.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (25.00%) UML
4 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.00%) OO
5 6 (15.00%) OOD
5 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.00%) SOA
8 2 (5.00%) System Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) XPath
3 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) CCNA
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.50%) MCSE
1 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) Hyper-V
1 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (55.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.00%) CA Wily
2 2 (5.00%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Oracle
2 31 (77.50%) IBM
3 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
4 27 (67.50%) Red Hat
5 26 (65.00%) VMware
6 24 (60.00%) Cisco
7 22 (55.00%) Symantec
7 22 (55.00%) Brocade
7 22 (55.00%) CheckPoint
7 22 (55.00%) Juniper
7 22 (55.00%) BMC
7 22 (55.00%) CA
7 22 (55.00%) NetApp
7 22 (55.00%) HP
7 22 (55.00%) EMC
8 2 (5.00%) Sun
9 1 (2.50%) Alias
9 1 (2.50%) Unisys
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