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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 430 424 369
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -55
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 13 15 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% 0.069% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.18% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 43
Average salary £69,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £42,750 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £69,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
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
8349 8235 9361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.49% 37.66% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7165 7330 8397
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 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
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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
Berkshire -9 8 £65,000 -1.88%
Hampshire -5 3 £69,500 +54.44% 1
Surrey -3 2 £81,000 +8.00%
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 32 (86.49%) IBM
3 27 (72.97%) Solaris
4 22 (59.46%) Linux
4 22 (59.46%) Oracle
5 18 (48.65%) UNIX
5 18 (48.65%) AIX
6 16 (43.24%) Red Hat
6 16 (43.24%) VMware
7 15 (40.54%) Finance
8 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (35.14%) Windows
9 12 (32.43%) DB2
9 12 (32.43%) WebLogic
9 12 (32.43%) Firewall
9 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
10 11 (29.73%) ITIL
10 11 (29.73%) Tivoli
10 11 (29.73%) DataPower
10 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
11 10 (27.03%) SAN
11 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
12 9 (24.32%) Shell Script
12 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
12 9 (24.32%) SUSE
12 9 (24.32%) Ab Initio
13 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (21.62%) SOA
13 8 (21.62%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (32.43%) WebLogic
3 9 (24.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (13.51%) MQSeries
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (10.81%) Apache
5 4 (10.81%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.70%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.70%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP GRC
2 2 (5.41%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (5.41%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) SAN
3 6 (16.22%) LDAP
3 6 (16.22%) Kerberos
3 6 (16.22%) SSL
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (10.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) DB2
2 7 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
3 6 (16.22%) OLTP
4 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.41%) ClearQuest
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Design Authority
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Design Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Lead Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.11%) ETL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Ab Initio Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Middleware
2 5 (13.51%) J2EE
3 3 (8.11%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.11%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) EDI
3 3 (8.11%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (8.11%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (8.11%) BAPI
3 3 (8.11%) SAP XI
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
1 11 (29.73%) DataPower
2 6 (16.22%) Clustering
3 3 (8.11%) AS400
3 3 (8.11%) iSeries
3 3 (8.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Solaris
2 22 (59.46%) Linux
3 18 (48.65%) UNIX
3 18 (48.65%) AIX
4 13 (35.14%) Windows
5 9 (24.32%) SUSE
6 7 (18.92%) HPUX
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (18.92%) CentOS
6 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (18.92%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (13.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) SOA
3 8 (21.62%) ETL
3 8 (21.62%) Service Management
4 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
4 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) Business Development
4 6 (16.22%) High Availability
5 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
6 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) ITSM
7 3 (8.11%) Workflow
7 3 (8.11%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) RUP
7 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL V2
8 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) Shell Script
2 4 (10.81%) AWK
2 4 (10.81%) Korn
2 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.81%) sed
3 3 (8.11%) ABAP
3 3 (8.11%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) IBM Certification
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.92%) vSphere
3 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.51%) RHEV
5 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) IBM
2 22 (59.46%) Oracle
3 16 (43.24%) Red Hat
3 16 (43.24%) VMware
4 9 (24.32%) Ab Initio
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) Sun
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco
6 5 (13.51%) F5
7 4 (10.81%) SAP
8 2 (5.41%) Niku
9 1 (2.70%) Thunderhead
9 1 (2.70%) JBoss
9 1 (2.70%) Informatica
South East
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: 20% bonus + benefits
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