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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 399 372 412
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +40
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 31 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.47% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 17
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £69,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
7538 8001 8952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.89% 39.54% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6631 6690 8266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
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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
Hampshire -31 18 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Berkshire -16 10 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Surrey - 3 £39,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 52 (98.11%) WebSphere
2 43 (81.13%) IBM
3 28 (52.83%) SOA
4 27 (50.94%) Windows
5 26 (49.06%) Oracle
6 25 (47.17%) Linux
7 22 (41.51%) AIX
7 22 (41.51%) UNIX
8 21 (39.62%) J2EE
9 20 (37.74%) ITIL
9 20 (37.74%) Tivoli
10 19 (35.85%) WebLogic
11 18 (33.96%) Solaris
11 18 (33.96%) SSL
12 16 (30.19%) Java
12 16 (30.19%) Apache
13 15 (28.30%) SQL
13 15 (28.30%) Finance
13 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
14 14 (26.42%) Shell Script
14 14 (26.42%) LDAP
14 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
15 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
15 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
15 13 (24.53%) Middleware
15 13 (24.53%) Firewall
15 13 (24.53%) Ab Initio
15 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 52 (98.11%) WebSphere
2 19 (35.85%) WebLogic
3 16 (30.19%) Apache
4 12 (22.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (22.64%) IBM HTTP Server
5 11 (20.75%) Tomcat
6 6 (11.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (11.32%) JBoss
6 6 (11.32%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (9.43%) CMS
8 1 (1.89%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) Mingle
3 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) BASE24
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
1 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) SSL
2 14 (26.42%) LDAP
3 13 (24.53%) Firewall
4 12 (22.64%) HTTP
5 9 (16.98%) Kerberos
6 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.43%) FTP
7 3 (5.66%) Network Security
8 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.89%) WLAN
9 1 (1.89%) WAN
9 1 (1.89%) DNS
9 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database
2 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.09%) DB2
4 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) JIRA
2 6 (11.32%) CruiseControl
3 5 (9.43%) ClearCase
4 4 (7.55%) Rational Rose
4 4 (7.55%) RequisitePro
4 4 (7.55%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.77%) JUnit
5 2 (3.77%) jMock
5 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.89%) Gradle
6 1 (1.89%) Hudson
6 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.89%) Ant
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) Introscope
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Back Office
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Front Office
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Software Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Architect
3 6 (11.32%) Security Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Support Specialist
4 5 (9.43%) Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.55%) Ab Initio Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Operations Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Support Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.77%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) J2EE
2 13 (24.53%) Middleware
3 9 (16.98%) Web Services
4 8 (15.09%) SOAP
5 7 (13.21%) JMS
6 6 (11.32%) XML
6 6 (11.32%) Spring
6 6 (11.32%) Apache Flex
7 5 (9.43%) RESTful
7 5 (9.43%) XSD
7 5 (9.43%) XSLT
7 5 (9.43%) WSDL
7 5 (9.43%) XML Schema
8 3 (5.66%) CSS
9 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.77%) REST
9 2 (3.77%) Java EE
10 1 (1.89%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.89%) Ajax
10 1 (1.89%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.87%) DataPower
3 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
4 5 (9.43%) HACMP
4 5 (9.43%) PKI
5 3 (5.66%) Clustering
5 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.89%) AS400
7 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.89%) Equities
7 1 (1.89%) Derivative
7 1 (1.89%) Equity Risk
7 1 (1.89%) iSeries
7 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Linux
3 22 (41.51%) AIX
3 22 (41.51%) UNIX
4 18 (33.96%) Solaris
5 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (22.64%) Oracle Linux
6 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (22.64%) CentOS
7 9 (16.98%) HPUX
8 5 (9.43%) zOS
9 1 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) SOA
2 20 (37.74%) ITIL
3 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
4 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.87%) UML
6 6 (11.32%) RUP
6 6 (11.32%) Supply Chain Management
6 6 (11.32%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (11.32%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.32%) Security Architecture
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
6 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (11.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.43%) Change Control
7 5 (9.43%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Java
2 15 (28.30%) SQL
3 14 (26.42%) Shell Script
4 11 (20.75%) Korn
5 10 (18.87%) Perl
6 9 (16.98%) Jython
7 8 (15.09%) C
8 6 (11.32%) C++
8 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
8 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
8 6 (11.32%) sed
8 6 (11.32%) AWK
9 5 (9.43%) XPath
10 2 (3.77%) Ada
11 1 (1.89%) SAPscript
11 1 (1.89%) ABAP
11 1 (1.89%) VBA
11 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.66%) ISO 8583
3 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.98%) vSphere
4 6 (11.32%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 5 (9.43%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.77%) Firmware
7 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (37.74%) Tivoli
2 6 (11.32%) Control-M
3 5 (9.43%) CA SiteMinder
3 5 (9.43%) OpenAM
4 2 (3.77%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 43 (81.13%) IBM
2 26 (49.06%) Oracle
3 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
4 13 (24.53%) Red Hat
4 13 (24.53%) Ab Initio
5 12 (22.64%) Adobe
6 10 (18.87%) Sun
6 10 (18.87%) VMware
7 7 (13.21%) SAP
8 6 (11.32%) BEA
9 5 (9.43%) Remedy
10 2 (3.77%) HP
10 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.89%) AppDynamics
11 1 (1.89%) Compaq
11 1 (1.89%) Dell
11 1 (1.89%) MKS
11 1 (1.89%) Cisco
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