The table below looks at the statistics for the Middleware Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Middleware Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware Specialist
Rank 871 852 862
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Specialist 16 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.020% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.021% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 21
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+43.03% +3.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Middleware Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Middleware Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Middleware Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Middleware Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Middleware Specialist over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Middleware Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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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
England -31 10 £48,000 -4.00% 1
Scotland - 5 £47,500 -
London -15 4 £39,500 -34.16%
Edinburgh - 4 £53,750 -
City of London -5 3 £44,000 -26.66%
North West -28 3 £50,500 +27.84%
East of England - 3 £67,500 -
Cheshire -14 2 £44,000 +11.39%
Cambridge - 2 £67,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £67,500 -
Knutsford -8 1 £50,500 +1.00%
Manchester -25 1 £67,500 +65.64%
Warrington - 1 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £67,500 -
Linlithgow - 1 £47,500 -
Luton - 1 £67,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £47,500 -

Middleware Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Specialist in their job title 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 with Middleware Specialist in their job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Middleware
2 54 (84.38%) Oracle
3 38 (59.38%) WebLogic
3 38 (59.38%) SQL
4 37 (57.81%) Java
5 33 (51.56%) SOA
6 31 (48.44%) Web Services
6 31 (48.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 31 (48.44%) Oracle Database
7 30 (46.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 30 (46.88%) Oracle ODI
8 28 (43.75%) XML
9 27 (42.19%) Python
10 26 (40.63%) SOAP
11 24 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 24 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
12 23 (35.94%) Ant
12 23 (35.94%) XSLT
12 23 (35.94%) BPMN
13 20 (31.25%) Internet
14 19 (29.69%) Linux
14 19 (29.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 19 (29.69%) Oracle Identity Management
15 18 (28.13%) XQuery
16 17 (26.56%) UNIX
16 17 (26.56%) PL/SQL
16 17 (26.56%) Business Analysis
16 17 (26.56%) WebSphere
17 16 (25.00%) Jython
18 12 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ

Middleware Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Specialist in their job title 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 with Middleware Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (59.38%) WebLogic
2 30 (46.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (26.56%) WebSphere
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
5 10 (15.63%) Tomcat
5 10 (15.63%) IIS
6 8 (12.50%) Apache
6 8 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (6.25%) MQSeries
8 4 (6.25%) Documentum
9 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
9 3 (4.69%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (4.69%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (1.56%) iPlanet
11 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.56%) Markit EDM
5 1 (1.56%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.25%) Internet
2 6 (9.38%) HTTP
3 5 (7.81%) LDAP
4 3 (4.69%) FTP
4 3 (4.69%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) DNS
5 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 31 (48.44%) Oracle Database
2 30 (46.88%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Ant
2 3 (4.69%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (4.69%) VisualVM
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) Middleware
2 31 (48.44%) Web Services
3 28 (43.75%) XML
4 26 (40.63%) SOAP
5 24 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 23 (35.94%) XSLT
7 12 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (7.81%) .NET
9 4 (6.25%) EDI
10 3 (4.69%) COM+
11 2 (3.13%) J2EE
11 2 (3.13%) JMS
12 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
12 1 (1.56%) HTML
12 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 1 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) DataPower
1 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.69%) Wiki
3 2 (3.13%) Derivative
3 2 (3.13%) Spread Betting
3 2 (3.13%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) iPhone
4 1 (1.56%) iSeries
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) EFT
4 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Linux
2 17 (26.56%) UNIX
3 8 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.38%) Windows
5 4 (6.25%) Solaris
6 3 (4.69%) AIX
6 3 (4.69%) HPUX
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) SOA
2 23 (35.94%) BPMN
3 17 (26.56%) Business Analysis
4 11 (17.19%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (12.50%) Change Management
6 8 (12.50%) ITIL
7 4 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (6.25%) ETL
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.13%) BPEL
9 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.56%) SIEM
10 1 (1.56%) IT Asset Management
10 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) SQL
2 37 (57.81%) Java
3 27 (42.19%) Python
4 19 (29.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 18 (28.13%) XQuery
6 17 (26.56%) PL/SQL
7 16 (25.00%) Jython
8 7 (10.94%) Perl
9 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.13%) Ruby
10 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.13%) Tcl
10 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.56%) VB
11 1 (1.56%) C#
11 1 (1.56%) C++
11 1 (1.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.13%) HL7
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) Varnish
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 19 (29.69%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (4.69%) Opsview
3 3 (4.69%) Nagios
3 3 (4.69%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.13%) Puppet
5 1 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.56%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 54 (84.38%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) JBoss
3 10 (15.63%) IBM
4 8 (12.50%) Axway
5 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.81%) HP
6 5 (7.81%) SAP
7 4 (6.25%) webMethods
7 4 (6.25%) TIBCO
7 4 (6.25%) Citrix
7 4 (6.25%) Software AG
7 4 (6.25%) Informatica
8 3 (4.69%) Splunk
8 3 (4.69%) Sophos
9 1 (1.56%) Tableau
9 1 (1.56%) Cisco
9 1 (1.56%) NetApp
9 1 (1.56%) BMC
9 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.56%) EMC
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