The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 255 291
Rank change year-on-year -3 +36  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.065% 0.10% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.78% -5.00%  

WebSphere MQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2544 2626 3194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 41.13% 38.33% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2124 2326 2767
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in the East of England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in the East of England

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 4 - -
WebSphere MQ
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (80.00%) IaaS
2 4 (80.00%) HornetQ
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) AWS Certification
2 4 (80.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (80.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (80.00%) Master's Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Java SE
2 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (80.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (80.00%) EJB 3.0
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Replication

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) MQSeries
2 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (80.00%) EJB
1 4 (80.00%) EJB 3.0
1 4 (80.00%) HornetQ
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
1 4 (80.00%) Java SE
1 4 (80.00%) JMS
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) AWK
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) AWS Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM