Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for WebSphere MQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 - 173
Rank change year-on-year - +173 +6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.066% - 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 - £46,750
10th Percentile £48,750 - £40,000
90th Percentile £56,250 - £53,750
North West median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% -23.81% +16.67%

WebSphere MQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1224 942 1299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.49% 41.63% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 856 1127
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,200 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing WebSphere MQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in Cheshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in Cheshire

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 - -
WebSphere MQ
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (100.00%) CA Wily
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) PKI

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (100.00%) CA Wily
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM