The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 382 393 448
Rank change year-on-year +11 +55  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 14 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.097% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.66% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 43 25
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £43,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £68,000
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 South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5872 7408 7823
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.59% 40.09% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5115 6627 6742
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere MQ in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire +19 13 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £48,000 -
WebSphere MQ
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 25 (78.13%) IBM
3 24 (75.00%) Unix
4 23 (71.88%) ITIL
5 22 (68.75%) Oracle
5 22 (68.75%) Middleware
6 19 (59.38%) HTTP
7 16 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (43.75%) IBM Integration Bus
10 13 (40.63%) Linux
10 13 (40.63%) Java
10 13 (40.63%) Shell Script
10 13 (40.63%) Finance
11 12 (37.50%) Degree
12 11 (34.38%) SSL
12 11 (34.38%) J2EE
12 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (31.25%) DB2
13 10 (31.25%) IBM HTTP Server
14 9 (28.13%) Windows
14 9 (28.13%) SDLC
15 8 (25.00%) sed
15 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
15 8 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
15 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
15 8 (25.00%) RUP
15 8 (25.00%) Python
15 8 (25.00%) C++
15 8 (25.00%) Perl

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (31.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) HTTP
2 16 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (34.38%) SSL
4 6 (18.75%) FTP
4 6 (18.75%) HTTPS
4 6 (18.75%) LDAP
5 5 (15.63%) DNS
6 2 (6.25%) DMZ
6 2 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) DB2
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Developer
1 6 (18.75%) Middleware Engineer
1 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
1 6 (18.75%) Unix Engineer
1 6 (18.75%) Unix Support
1 6 (18.75%) Unix Support Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
2 5 (15.63%) Unix Scripter
2 5 (15.63%) Unix Scripting Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Java Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Messaging Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Middleware Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) Middleware
2 14 (43.75%) IBM Integration Bus
3 11 (34.38%) J2EE
4 6 (18.75%) SOAP
4 6 (18.75%) Web Services
4 6 (18.75%) XML
4 6 (18.75%) XML Schema
4 6 (18.75%) XSD
4 6 (18.75%) XSLT
5 5 (15.63%) Ajax
5 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
5 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 5 (15.63%) Java SE
5 5 (15.63%) JMS
5 5 (15.63%) JSF
5 5 (15.63%) JSON
5 5 (15.63%) JSP
5 5 (15.63%) PrimeFaces
5 5 (15.63%) REST
5 5 (15.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) DataPower
2 6 (18.75%) Algorithms
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Unix
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 6 (18.75%) AIX
4 6 (18.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) ITIL
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) SDLC
4 8 (25.00%) RUP
4 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (18.75%) Change Management
5 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
6 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (15.63%) High Availability
6 5 (15.63%) ITSM
6 5 (15.63%) Logistics
6 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Service Management
6 5 (15.63%) SOA
6 5 (15.63%) System Testing
6 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
6 5 (15.63%) UML
6 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
1 13 (40.63%) Shell Script
2 8 (25.00%) AWK
2 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (25.00%) C++
2 8 (25.00%) Korn
2 8 (25.00%) Perl
2 8 (25.00%) Python
2 8 (25.00%) sed
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Jython
4 6 (18.75%) XPath
5 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) ISEB
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (18.75%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) IBM
2 22 (68.75%) Oracle
3 8 (25.00%) Ab Initio
4 6 (18.75%) CA
5 5 (15.63%) BT
6 2 (6.25%) VMware
7 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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