The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for MQSeries skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM MQSeries
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 107 96
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.20% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.09% +10.10%  

MQSeries is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 168 250 279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 13.87% 19.25% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 104 107 167
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £33,000 £34,824
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing MQSeries as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MQSeries in Glasgow

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries in Glasgow.

Salary trend for MQSeries in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing MQSeries 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) zOS
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) REXX
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) RACF
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) ISPF
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (66.67%) CLIST
2 2 (66.67%) Job Entry Subsystem

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (66.67%) CICS
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ISPF
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) CLIST
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) REXX
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (66.67%) RACF
1 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
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