The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 25 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 8 44 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.94% 24.04% 14.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 38.60% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 44 46
Average salary £52,750 £46,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.67% +13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £41,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Middleware
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 114 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 29.63% 62.30% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 114 145
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Middleware
Salary Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware across the Knutsford region.

Middleware Salary Trend in Knutsford

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 18 (81.82%) UNIX
3 17 (77.27%) Windows
4 15 (68.18%) Mainframe
5 14 (63.64%) IBM
6 11 (50.00%) Tandem
6 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
7 10 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (45.45%) IBM Mainframe
7 10 (45.45%) Internet
7 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
9 5 (22.73%) SSL
9 5 (22.73%) AIX
10 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 4 (18.18%) Perl
11 3 (13.64%) JCL
11 3 (13.64%) ISPF
11 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
12 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
13 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
13 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
13 1 (4.55%) MS Office
13 1 (4.55%) ITIL
13 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
13 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
13 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Internet
2 5 (22.73%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
General
1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Designer
2 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 10 (45.45%) Architect
4 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Designer
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Architect
6 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (13.64%) ISPF
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Mainframe
2 11 (50.00%) Tandem
3 10 (45.45%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) UNIX
2 17 (77.27%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) AIX
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 10 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
2 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 3 (13.64%) JCL
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) IBM