The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 42 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 18 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.41% 1.09% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.56% 2.05% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 16
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
Middleware
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
238 292 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 58.33% 53.19% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 211 283 279
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Middleware
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Suffolk

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Middleware Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Middleware
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +6 8 £55,000 +144.44%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £42,500 -
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) UNIX
2 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (40.00%) Benchmarking
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 8 (40.00%) SAN
4 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) Identity Management
4 8 (40.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) WAN
4 8 (40.00%) IIS
4 8 (40.00%) NAS
4 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 8 (40.00%) SIEM
4 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) VMware

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
1 8 (40.00%) LAN
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
1 8 (40.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) DBA
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (45.00%) Administrator
3 8 (40.00%) Architect
3 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (30.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) WSH
3 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Benchmarking
1 8 (40.00%) Identity Management
1 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (40.00%) SIEM
1 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 8 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) SOA
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) C#
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Citrix
2 8 (40.00%) VMware