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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware Specialist
Rank 853 888 877
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Specialist 19 36 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.030% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.032% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 3
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £28,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Middleware Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Top 3 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 6 May 2015. 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
London +33 19 £65,000 +23.80%
England +11 19 £65,000 +44.44%
City of London +35 9 £60,000 +37.14%

Middleware Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Middleware
2 19 (76.00%) Linux
3 14 (56.00%) WebLogic
4 13 (52.00%) Java
5 11 (44.00%) Oracle
5 11 (44.00%) SOA
5 11 (44.00%) WebSphere
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (36.00%) Puppet
8 8 (32.00%) VMware
8 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (32.00%) Oracle ODI
8 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (32.00%) DevOps
8 8 (32.00%) Apache
8 8 (32.00%) Tomcat
8 8 (32.00%) MySQL
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
8 8 (32.00%) JMS
9 7 (28.00%) J2EE
10 6 (24.00%) Ant
10 6 (24.00%) Maven
11 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (20.00%) Clustering
11 5 (20.00%) JBoss
11 5 (20.00%) IBM

Middleware Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 14 (56.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (44.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (32.00%) Apache
3 8 (32.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (20.00%) JBoss
5 4 (16.00%) GlassFish
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (4.00%) CMS
7 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle ODI
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (24.00%) Ant
2 6 (24.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) PVCS
3 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (8.00%) JDeveloper
3 2 (8.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Middleware
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (32.00%) JMS
4 7 (28.00%) J2EE
5 4 (16.00%) EJB
5 4 (16.00%) Java EE
6 3 (12.00%) WSDL
6 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (12.00%) SOAP
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) Struts
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) .NET
7 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.00%) Spring
8 1 (4.00%) RESTful
8 1 (4.00%) Ultra Messaging
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
8 1 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) DataPower
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) HACMP
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) AIX
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) SOA
2 8 (32.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) BPEL
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Jython
3 1 (4.00%) Korn
3 1 (4.00%) XPath
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.00%) Firmware
2 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
2 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) Control-M
3 1 (4.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.00%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (8.00%) webMethods
6 2 (8.00%) BEA
7 1 (4.00%) Informatica
7 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
7 1 (4.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (4.00%) Siebel
7 1 (4.00%) Remedy