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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM MQSeries
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 83 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 3 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.32% 1.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.44% 5.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £50,500 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.20% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% -13.33%  

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 123 291 211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 13.14% 22.44% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 68 173 141
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Sybase
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) SAS
1 5 (83.33%) Assembly Language
1 5 (83.33%) CA
1 5 (83.33%) REXX
1 5 (83.33%) zOS
1 5 (83.33%) JCL
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) ISPF
1 5 (83.33%) Time Sharing Option
1 5 (83.33%) CLIST
1 5 (83.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Kerberos
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) CICS
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) RACF

MQSeries
Top Related 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 5 (83.33%) SAS
2 2 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 2 (33.33%) SSH
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) ISPF
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) zOS
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
1 4 (66.67%) Security Management
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Assembly Language
1 5 (83.33%) CLIST
1 5 (83.33%) JCL
1 5 (83.33%) REXX
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 5 (83.33%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (33.33%) RACF
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CA
1 5 (83.33%) Sybase
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago