Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 165 139
Rank change year-on-year +37 -26 +17
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 150 94 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.31% 1.50% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.18% 4.25% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 107 73 153
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -8.70% -8.00%
10th Percentile £32,250 £40,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £81,250
South East median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% -8.70% +6.72%

Middleware 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 Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,427 2,210 2,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.30% 35.37% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,132 1,855 2,456
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Berkshire

Middleware
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Middleware in Berkshire

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Berkshire

Middleware
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Maidenhead +26 88 £67,500 +8.00% 1
Reading +12 16 £70,750 +8.85% 5
Slough +12 14 £75,000 +188.46%
Newbury 0 6 £57,500 +22.99% 1
Bracknell -28 1 £63,500 +41.11%
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 97 (64.67%) Oracle
2 52 (34.67%) Logistics
3 50 (33.33%) IBM
3 50 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 46 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 44 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 39 (26.00%) WebLogic
8 38 (25.33%) Hyper-V
9 37 (24.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 37 (24.67%) Scrum
10 36 (24.00%) Java
10 36 (24.00%) Unix
10 36 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 34 (22.67%) LAN
11 34 (22.67%) WAN
11 34 (22.67%) REST
11 34 (22.67%) Ansible
12 33 (22.00%) ITIL
13 31 (20.67%) Active Directory
13 31 (20.67%) Firewall
13 31 (20.67%) Puppet
14 30 (20.00%) Incident Management
14 30 (20.00%) SQL
15 29 (19.33%) Linux
15 29 (19.33%) IBM Cloud
16 28 (18.67%) PowerShell
17 27 (18.00%) Problem Management
17 27 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
17 27 (18.00%) Python

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 39 (26.00%) WebLogic
2 25 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 17 (11.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 15 (10.00%) IIS
5 13 (8.67%) MQSeries
6 10 (6.67%) JBoss
7 9 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (4.67%) Apache
9 4 (2.67%) Apache Solr
9 4 (2.67%) Appian
9 4 (2.67%) Liferay
9 4 (2.67%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.67%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.67%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (2.00%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 17 (11.33%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (9.33%) Oracle 11i
3 14 (9.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 46 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (19.33%) IBM Cloud
3 27 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (10.67%) Office 365
5 11 (7.33%) PaaS
6 4 (2.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (2.67%) IaaS
6 4 (2.67%) SaaS
7 3 (2.00%) GitHub
7 3 (2.00%) Serverless
8 1 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.67%) LAN
1 34 (22.67%) WAN
2 31 (20.67%) Firewall
3 15 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.33%) Network Security
5 5 (3.33%) DHCP
5 5 (3.33%) DNS
5 5 (3.33%) SAN
6 4 (2.67%) AMQP
6 4 (2.67%) Internet
7 3 (2.00%) DMZ
8 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 16 (10.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 15 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 14 (9.33%) RDBMS
6 13 (8.67%) Big Data
7 11 (7.33%) MySQL
7 11 (7.33%) NoSQL
8 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (3.33%) DB2
10 5 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (2.67%) Amazon QuickSight
11 4 (2.67%) Hazelcast
11 4 (2.67%) Pentaho
11 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.00%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 12 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.67%) Gatling
2 4 (2.67%) JMeter
2 4 (2.67%) JUnit
2 4 (2.67%) Maven
2 4 (2.67%) SpecFlow
3 3 (2.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.00%) Gradle
3 3 (2.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (2.00%) Selenium
3 3 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (12.00%) Publishing
2 14 (9.33%) Finance
3 8 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.67%) Marketing
5 4 (2.67%) Electronics
5 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.67%) Retail
6 3 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (27.33%) Architect
2 39 (26.00%) Analyst
3 21 (14.00%) Cloud Architect
3 21 (14.00%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (12.00%) Developer
4 18 (12.00%) Monitoring Analyst
5 16 (10.67%) DBA
5 16 (10.67%) Oracle DBA
6 14 (9.33%) Java Developer
6 14 (9.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 14 (9.33%) Support Analyst
7 13 (8.67%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (8.00%) IT Analyst
9 9 (6.00%) Linux Support
9 9 (6.00%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Unix Analyst
9 9 (6.00%) Unix Support
9 9 (6.00%) Unix Support Analyst
10 8 (5.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.67%) REST
2 21 (14.00%) .NET
2 21 (14.00%) SOAP
3 19 (12.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (12.00%) Web Services
5 17 (11.33%) JSON
6 14 (9.33%) Spring
7 13 (8.67%) Node.js
8 10 (6.67%) Hibernate
9 8 (5.33%) J2EE
10 6 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (2.67%) AngularJS
11 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (2.67%) CSS
11 4 (2.67%) Gherkin
11 4 (2.67%) HTML
11 4 (2.67%) JPA
11 4 (2.67%) Lucene
11 4 (2.67%) RESTful
11 4 (2.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.67%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (12.67%) Mainframe
3 13 (8.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.33%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.00%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.33%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.67%) Clustering
9 1 (0.67%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.67%) Replication
9 1 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.00%) Unix
2 29 (19.33%) Linux
3 18 (12.00%) Windows
4 15 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.00%) Ubuntu
6 6 (4.00%) CentOS
7 4 (2.67%) Solaris
8 3 (2.00%) AIX
8 3 (2.00%) Android
9 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.67%) Logistics
2 44 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (24.67%) Scrum
4 36 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 33 (22.00%) ITIL
6 30 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 27 (18.00%) Configuration Management
7 27 (18.00%) DevOps
7 27 (18.00%) Problem Management
8 26 (17.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 23 (15.33%) Strategic Thinking
10 21 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (13.33%) Microservices
12 19 (12.67%) Open Source
13 18 (12.00%) TOGAF
14 17 (11.33%) Service Management
15 16 (10.67%) Migration
15 16 (10.67%) Proactive Monitoring
16 15 (10.00%) SOA
17 14 (9.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.00%) Java
2 30 (20.00%) SQL
3 28 (18.67%) PowerShell
4 27 (18.00%) Python
5 8 (5.33%) Java 8
5 8 (5.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.67%) C#
6 4 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.67%) Perl
7 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) MCSE
1 18 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.33%) MCSD
3 10 (6.67%) Degree
4 7 (4.67%) MCSA
5 4 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.67%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.00%) SLA
2 14 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 38 (25.33%) Hyper-V
2 31 (20.67%) Active Directory
3 16 (10.67%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (9.33%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (8.67%) Docker
6 5 (3.33%) NFS
6 5 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.33%) VMware NSX
7 3 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (1.33%) HDFS
9 1 (0.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 37 (24.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 34 (22.67%) Ansible
3 31 (20.67%) Puppet
4 24 (16.00%) SCOM
5 16 (10.67%) Data Guard
5 16 (10.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (8.67%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (3.33%) vCenter Server
8 4 (2.67%) Terraform
8 4 (2.67%) Tivoli
9 3 (2.00%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (2.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (2.00%) Xymon
9 3 (2.00%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.67%) logstash
10 1 (0.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 97 (64.67%) Oracle
2 50 (33.33%) IBM
2 50 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 25 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 24 (16.00%) ServiceNow
4 24 (16.00%) SolarWinds
5 20 (13.33%) SAP
6 16 (10.67%) VMware
7 14 (9.33%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (4.67%) Siebel
9 6 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.33%) Actifio
10 5 (3.33%) CommVault
10 5 (3.33%) Intel
10 5 (3.33%) Veeam
11 4 (2.67%) Birst
12 1 (0.67%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.67%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.67%) Sun
12 1 (0.67%) Sybase