The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 437 402 414
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +12
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 3 24 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.066% 0.56% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 27
Average salary £50,000 £37,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.45% -31.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £33,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
MQSeries
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4515 4295 4605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.52% 20.33% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3598 3660 3924
Average salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MQSeries
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the South East region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in the South East

MQSeries
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MQSeries across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MQSeries Salary Histogram in the South East

MQSeries
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MQSeries within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
West Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Surrey +1 1 £47,500 -36.66%
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing MQSeries 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 MQSeries.

1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) Web Services
2 15 (83.33%) JDBC
2 15 (83.33%) SOA
3 14 (77.78%) XML
3 14 (77.78%) webMethods
4 11 (61.11%) SOAP
4 11 (61.11%) WS-I
4 11 (61.11%) XML Schema
5 10 (55.56%) Advertising
6 9 (50.00%) EAI
6 9 (50.00%) B2B
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (11.11%) DB2
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
8 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
9 1 (5.56%) Web Development
9 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
9 1 (5.56%) Legal
9 1 (5.56%) Ruby
9 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (5.56%) Marketing
9 1 (5.56%) OLTP

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing MQSeries 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 MQSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) OLTP
2 1 (5.56%) Easytrieve
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (55.56%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
2 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Head of Operations
2 1 (5.56%) Web Support Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Design Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (5.56%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) Web Services
1 15 (83.33%) JDBC
2 14 (77.78%) XML
3 11 (61.11%) XML Schema
3 11 (61.11%) WS-I
3 11 (61.11%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) DataPower
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) SUSE
2 1 (5.56%) Debian
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) SOA
2 9 (50.00%) B2B
2 9 (50.00%) EAI
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) RAD
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) REXX
3 1 (5.56%) JCL
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) webMethods
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Pega
3 1 (5.56%) Syncsort
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter