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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 29 3 36
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +33
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 1 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 0.58% 20.25% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 40.00% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 3
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
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
40 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 23.26% 50.63% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 61
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 17 (89.47%) UNIX
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
4 13 (68.42%) Mainframe
5 12 (63.16%) IBM
6 11 (57.89%) Problem Management
6 11 (57.89%) Tandem
7 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (52.63%) Internet
7 10 (52.63%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (52.63%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (21.05%) AIX
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
9 2 (10.53%) ISPF
9 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (10.53%) JCL
9 2 (10.53%) Perl
9 2 (10.53%) SSL
9 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 1 (5.26%) MS Office
10 1 (5.26%) ITIL
10 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
10 1 (5.26%) Migration
10 1 (5.26%) Banking
10 1 (5.26%) Cryptography

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) SSL
General
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Designer
2 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Designer
3 10 (52.63%) Architect
4 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Designer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (10.53%) ISPF
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Mainframe
2 11 (57.89%) Tandem
3 10 (52.63%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) UNIX
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) AIX
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Problem Management
2 10 (52.63%) Risk Analysis
2 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
1 2 (10.53%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) IBM