The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 24 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.71% 0.59% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.28% 1.20% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £55,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +175.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Middleware
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
61 83 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 52.14% 49.11% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 64 93
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Middleware
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Middleware Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Middleware
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
County Antrim +16 2 - -
Middleware
UK

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) SPSS
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) IBM