Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 524 503 577
Rank change year-on-year -21 +74 +48
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 25 87 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.082% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.65% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 75 49
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -7.32%
10th Percentile £47,500 £38,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.66% +6.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12909 13287 16471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.18% 38.32% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11222 11689 14261
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,343 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,925 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WebSphere MQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +4 17 £50,000 -
Berkshire +20 15 £51,250 +2.50%
Hampshire +5 7 £52,500 -4.55%
Buckinghamshire +9 2 £48,000 -4.00%
Surrey - 1 £60,000 - 1
WebSphere MQ
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (68.00%) IBM
3 15 (60.00%) Windows
4 14 (56.00%) Linux
5 11 (44.00%) ITIL
6 10 (40.00%) SLA
6 10 (40.00%) Firewall
7 9 (36.00%) IBM Integration Bus
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) Java
9 7 (28.00%) DataPower
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
9 7 (28.00%) SDLC
10 6 (24.00%) SWIFT
10 6 (24.00%) DevOps
10 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
10 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.00%) AIX
11 5 (20.00%) SAP
11 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (20.00%) Middleware
11 5 (20.00%) Change Management
11 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (20.00%) Electronics
11 5 (20.00%) Telecoms

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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (12.00%) Confluence
4 3 (12.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Bluemix
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) HTTP
3 4 (16.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) FTP
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) SMTP
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.00%) Electronics
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Applications Support
1 7 (28.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (20.00%) Middleware
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) J2EE
4 3 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (12.00%) WCF
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) cXML
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (4.00%) RESTful
5 1 (4.00%) WinForms
5 1 (4.00%) WPF
5 1 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) DataPower
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (24.00%) SWIFT
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) Fintech
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.00%) AIX
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris
6 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) SDLC
3 6 (24.00%) DevOps
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) Change Control
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) People Management
7 2 (8.00%) SOA
8 1 (4.00%) High Availability
8 1 (4.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Jython
4 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (4.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) SLA
2 6 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.00%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Terraform
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) IBM
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) SAP
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (4.00%) webMethods