The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ 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 WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 405 369 391
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +22
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 30 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.58% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 16
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.79% -2.50%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7587 8249 8532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.14% 39.35% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6627 6825 7786
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in the South East

WebSphere MQ
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 WebSphere MQ within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Hampshire -10 15 £40,500 -10.00%
Berkshire -16 10 £56,250 -2.17%
Surrey - 3 £39,500 -
Buckinghamshire +9 2 - - 1
East Sussex - 2 £45,000 - 1
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 55 (98.21%) WebSphere
2 42 (75.00%) IBM
3 29 (51.79%) SOA
4 27 (48.21%) Oracle
4 27 (48.21%) Windows
5 24 (42.86%) Linux
6 22 (39.29%) AIX
7 20 (35.71%) UNIX
8 19 (33.93%) J2EE
8 19 (33.93%) WebLogic
9 18 (32.14%) Java
9 18 (32.14%) Solaris
9 18 (32.14%) SSL
9 18 (32.14%) Middleware
10 17 (30.36%) Tivoli
10 17 (30.36%) ITIL
11 16 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
11 16 (28.57%) SQL
11 16 (28.57%) Finance
12 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 14 (25.00%) LDAP
13 13 (23.21%) Apache
13 13 (23.21%) Red Hat
13 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
13 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (21.43%) CentOS
14 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
14 12 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
14 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 55 (98.21%) WebSphere
2 19 (33.93%) WebLogic
3 16 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (23.21%) Apache
5 9 (16.07%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 7 (12.50%) JBoss
7 6 (10.71%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (8.93%) CMS
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.79%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) Mingle
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) BASE24
2 1 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.79%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.79%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) SSL
2 14 (25.00%) LDAP
3 12 (21.43%) Firewall
4 9 (16.07%) HTTP
4 9 (16.07%) Kerberos
5 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.93%) FTP
6 3 (5.36%) Network Security
7 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.79%) WLAN
8 1 (1.79%) WAN
8 1 (1.79%) DNS
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 12 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.71%) DB2
3 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) JIRA
2 6 (10.71%) CruiseControl
3 5 (8.93%) ClearCase
4 4 (7.14%) Rational Rose
4 4 (7.14%) RequisitePro
4 4 (7.14%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.57%) JUnit
5 2 (3.57%) jMock
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) Gradle
6 1 (1.79%) Hudson
6 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.79%) Ant
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Maven
6 1 (1.79%) Introscope
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Architect
1 11 (19.64%) Software Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Support Specialist
2 6 (10.71%) Security Architect
3 4 (7.14%) WebSphere Specialist
3 4 (7.14%) Ab Initio Developer
3 4 (7.14%) Developer
3 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (5.36%) Consultant
4 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Support Consultant
4 3 (5.36%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (5.36%) Operations Support Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Middleware Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (3.57%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) J2EE
2 18 (32.14%) Middleware
3 9 (16.07%) Web Services
4 8 (14.29%) SOAP
4 8 (14.29%) JMS
5 6 (10.71%) XML
5 6 (10.71%) Spring
5 6 (10.71%) Apache Flex
6 5 (8.93%) RESTful
6 5 (8.93%) XSD
6 5 (8.93%) XSLT
6 5 (8.93%) WSDL
6 5 (8.93%) XML Schema
7 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.57%) REST
7 2 (3.57%) Java EE
8 1 (1.79%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.79%) SAP PI
8 1 (1.79%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 11 (19.64%) DataPower
3 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Algorithms
4 5 (8.93%) PKI
4 5 (8.93%) HACMP
5 3 (5.36%) Clustering
5 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.79%) AS400
7 1 (1.79%) iSeries
7 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (48.21%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Linux
3 22 (39.29%) AIX
4 20 (35.71%) UNIX
5 18 (32.14%) Solaris
6 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (21.43%) CentOS
8 9 (16.07%) HPUX
9 5 (8.93%) zOS
10 1 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) SOA
2 17 (30.36%) ITIL
3 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.86%) UML
6 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
7 7 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.71%) Security Architecture
8 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (10.71%) ETL
8 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
8 6 (10.71%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (10.71%) Supply Chain Management
8 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.93%) Content Management
9 5 (8.93%) Change Management
9 5 (8.93%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) Java
2 16 (28.57%) SQL
3 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
4 10 (17.86%) Jython
5 9 (16.07%) Perl
6 8 (14.29%) C
6 8 (14.29%) Korn
7 6 (10.71%) C++
7 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
8 5 (8.93%) XPath
9 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.36%) sed
9 3 (5.36%) AWK
10 2 (3.57%) Ada
11 1 (1.79%) SAPscript
11 1 (1.79%) ABAP
11 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) CCIE
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) ISO 8583
3 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.07%) vSphere
4 5 (8.93%) ISA Server
5 3 (5.36%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (3.57%) Firmware
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (30.36%) Tivoli
2 5 (8.93%) Control-M
2 5 (8.93%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (8.93%) OpenAM
3 2 (3.57%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) IBM
2 27 (48.21%) Oracle
3 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (23.21%) Red Hat
5 12 (21.43%) Adobe
6 10 (17.86%) Sun
6 10 (17.86%) Ab Initio
6 10 (17.86%) VMware
7 8 (14.29%) SAP
8 6 (10.71%) BEA
9 5 (8.93%) Remedy
10 2 (3.57%) webMethods
10 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
10 2 (3.57%) Cisco
10 2 (3.57%) HP
11 1 (1.79%) Compaq
11 1 (1.79%) Dell
11 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
11 1 (1.79%) MKS
Brighton, East Sussex
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday