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

IBM MQSeries
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 55 63
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8  
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.73% 0.41% 1.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.48% 2.38% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +25.58%  

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 Watford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 115 84 161
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 20.87% 17.14% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 82 56 99
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MQSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for MQSeries in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Watford region with a requirement for MQSeries.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) AWK
1 4 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Java SE
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (100.00%) GlassFish

MQSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 4 (100.00%) HornetQ
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Java SE
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) AWK
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle