The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Application Platforms category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 439 415 432
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 9 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.040% 0.11% 0.048%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.52% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 11
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £42,783 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+63.61% -28.69%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4706 4582 4696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.92% 20.91% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3811 3932 4085
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
MQSeries
England

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
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 1 August 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 - 9 £60,000 -
MQSeries
England

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (58.62%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) Web Services
2 15 (51.72%) SOA
3 14 (48.28%) XML
3 14 (48.28%) JDBC
3 14 (48.28%) webMethods
4 11 (37.93%) Advertising
4 11 (37.93%) SOAP
4 11 (37.93%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) XML Schema
4 11 (37.93%) EAI
4 11 (37.93%) WS-I
5 10 (34.48%) IBM
6 9 (31.03%) B2B
7 8 (27.59%) UNIX
7 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
8 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (24.14%) SAN
8 7 (24.14%) Cisco
8 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
9 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.69%) SUSE
9 6 (20.69%) Middleware
9 6 (20.69%) Solaris
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
10 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
10 5 (17.24%) OLTP
10 5 (17.24%) Debian
10 5 (17.24%) VMware
10 5 (17.24%) Firewall

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (27.59%) WebSphere
2 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
3 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.90%) JCAPS
4 2 (6.90%) iPlanet
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.45%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) OLTP
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (37.93%) Advertising
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Leader
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Design Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Head of Operations
4 2 (6.90%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Trainer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Web Services
2 14 (48.28%) XML
2 14 (48.28%) JDBC
3 11 (37.93%) SOAP
3 11 (37.93%) XML Schema
3 11 (37.93%) WS-I
4 6 (20.69%) Middleware
5 5 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.45%) HTML
7 1 (3.45%) CSS
7 1 (3.45%) Ajax
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) UNIX
2 6 (20.69%) SUSE
2 6 (20.69%) Solaris
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Debian
4 1 (3.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) SOA
2 11 (37.93%) EAI
3 9 (31.03%) B2B
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Process Management
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (17.24%) RHEV
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) webMethods
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 10 (34.48%) IBM
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
6 5 (17.24%) VMware
6 5 (17.24%) F5
7 2 (6.90%) Tumbleweed
7 2 (6.90%) Twitter
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper
8 1 (3.45%) ILOG
8 1 (3.45%) Cognos
8 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
8 1 (3.45%) Pega