Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 142 121
Rank change year-on-year -24 -21 -20
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 87 123 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.52% 1.87% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% 5.20% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 58 86 138
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -17.39% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,250 £82,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% -7.83% +10.58%

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 2,105 2,367 2,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.84% 35.92% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,837 2,056 2,152
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,000 £68,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -9 51 £37,500 -53.13%
Reading -11 9 £65,000 -13.33% 9
Newbury -8 8 £52,500 +19.32% 2
Windsor +5 3 £52,500 -34.38%
Slough -29 2 £66,250 +194.44%
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 53 (60.92%) Oracle
2 48 (55.17%) Unix
3 47 (54.02%) Logistics
4 46 (52.87%) Linux
5 45 (51.72%) Incident Management
6 36 (41.38%) Problem Management
7 35 (40.23%) ITIL
7 35 (40.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 33 (37.93%) Service Management
9 32 (36.78%) Root Cause Analysis
10 30 (34.48%) Virtual Machines
11 27 (31.03%) Puppet
11 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
12 23 (26.44%) Windows
12 23 (26.44%) WebLogic
13 22 (25.29%) SLA
13 22 (25.29%) IBM
14 21 (24.14%) MQSeries
15 20 (22.99%) LAN
15 20 (22.99%) WAN
15 20 (22.99%) Firewall
15 20 (22.99%) Riverbed
16 19 (21.84%) Oracle Fusion
16 19 (21.84%) Oracle Database
16 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
17 16 (18.39%) Java
17 16 (18.39%) ServiceNow
17 16 (18.39%) SolarWinds
17 16 (18.39%) SCOM
18 15 (17.24%) Oracle RAC

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 23 (26.44%) WebLogic
2 21 (24.14%) MQSeries
3 11 (12.64%) IIS
4 8 (9.20%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (4.60%) Apache
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (3.45%) Apache Spark
7 3 (3.45%) JBoss
8 2 (2.30%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) Office 365
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.45%) GitHub
4 2 (2.30%) Serverless
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.99%) Firewall
1 20 (22.99%) LAN
1 20 (22.99%) WAN
2 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.90%) HTTP
4 3 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.84%) Oracle Database
3 11 (12.64%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (12.64%) RDBMS
3 11 (12.64%) Relational Database
4 10 (11.49%) Hadoop
5 9 (10.34%) Big Data
5 9 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.60%) Star Schema
8 3 (3.45%) HBase
8 3 (3.45%) Parquet
9 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.15%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.45%) Gradle
2 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (1.15%) JIRA
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (2.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Banking
2 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Analyst
2 15 (17.24%) DBA
2 15 (17.24%) Oracle DBA
2 15 (17.24%) Support Analyst
3 14 (16.09%) Linux Support
4 13 (14.94%) Unix Analyst
4 13 (14.94%) Unix Support
4 13 (14.94%) Unix Support Analyst
5 12 (13.79%) Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Middleware Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 9 (10.34%) Monitoring Analyst
8 7 (8.05%) Senior DBA
8 7 (8.05%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 7 (8.05%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Incident Manager
10 5 (5.75%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (12.64%) .NET
3 9 (10.34%) REST
4 6 (6.90%) Spring
5 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (4.60%) Kafka
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (4.60%) WCF
5 4 (4.60%) WinForms
6 3 (3.45%) Apache Avro
6 3 (3.45%) JSON
6 3 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.30%) .NET Core
7 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.30%) Drools
7 2 (2.30%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.30%) SOAP
8 1 (1.15%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.15%) CGI
8 1 (1.15%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.15%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.17%) Unix
2 46 (52.87%) Linux
3 23 (26.44%) Windows
4 15 (17.24%) Windows Server
5 10 (11.49%) CentOS
6 6 (6.90%) Solaris
7 2 (2.30%) AIX
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) Logistics
2 45 (51.72%) Incident Management
3 36 (41.38%) Problem Management
4 35 (40.23%) ITIL
5 33 (37.93%) Service Management
6 32 (36.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (14.94%) Proactive Monitoring
9 11 (12.64%) BPEL
9 11 (12.64%) Microservices
10 8 (9.20%) SOA
11 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.90%) Migration
12 6 (6.90%) Multithreading
12 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.90%) TDD
13 5 (5.75%) Change Management
13 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
13 5 (5.75%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) Java
2 14 (16.09%) SQL
3 13 (14.94%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.90%) C#
5 4 (4.60%) VB
5 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.45%) Java 8
7 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.15%) Perl
7 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.29%) SLA
2 3 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 30 (34.48%) Virtual Machines
2 15 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
3 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (2.30%) HDFS
6 1 (1.15%) LXC
6 1 (1.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 35 (40.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 27 (31.03%) Puppet
3 16 (18.39%) SCOM
4 15 (17.24%) Data Guard
5 11 (12.64%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (5.75%) Ansible
7 4 (4.60%) logstash
8 3 (3.45%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (1.15%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 53 (60.92%) Oracle
2 22 (25.29%) IBM
3 20 (22.99%) Riverbed
4 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
5 16 (18.39%) ServiceNow
5 16 (18.39%) SolarWinds
6 4 (4.60%) Splunk
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.15%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.15%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.15%) SAP
8 1 (1.15%) Sun
8 1 (1.15%) Sybase
8 1 (1.15%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.15%) VMware