Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 188 213
Rank change year-on-year +40 +25 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 7 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.29% 0.29% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 0.99% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -26.92%
10th Percentile £47,000 £49,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £56,250
Berkshire median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -22.76%

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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 796 1008 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.33% 28.87% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 677 866 1170
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.29% +1.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in Reading

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 7 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) SWIFT
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Change Control
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 5 (71.43%) Patch Management
4 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) Confluence
5 3 (42.86%) JIRA
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) SWIFT
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Control
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Patch Management
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) VMware