Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Middleware Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1057 1139 1081
Rank change year-on-year +82 -58 +136
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 47 43 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.026% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.027% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 80
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £44,750 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,200
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% -4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 142,011 161,475 169,235
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.98% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 114,983 130,951 142,429
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Middleware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Middleware Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware Engineer in England

Middleware Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Middleware Engineer in England

Middleware Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware Engineer in England

Middleware Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
South East +39 33 £55,000 +10.00%
North of England +27 8 £45,000 -6.25%
London +65 6 - - 1
Yorkshire - 4 - -
North West +11 3 £46,250 -3.65%
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Middleware Engineer
UK

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Middleware Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Middleware Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Middleware
2 30 (63.83%) Linux
3 24 (51.06%) Puppet
4 23 (48.94%) Ansible
5 22 (46.81%) JBoss
6 21 (44.68%) Finance
7 18 (38.30%) ITIL
7 18 (38.30%) Unix
8 17 (36.17%) Service Management
9 16 (34.04%) Shell Script
9 16 (34.04%) IBM
10 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (25.53%) Test Scripting
11 12 (25.53%) DevOps
11 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
12 11 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
12 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
13 10 (21.28%) Java
13 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
13 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (21.28%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (19.15%) RHCSA
14 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
14 9 (19.15%) Windows
15 8 (17.02%) Python
15 8 (17.02%) OpenShift
15 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (17.02%) Artifactory
16 7 (14.89%) Root Cause Analysis

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 22 (46.81%) JBoss
2 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
2 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.77%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (12.77%) MQSeries
3 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (8.51%) Apache
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (6.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (8.51%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) OpenShift
2 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Akamai
3 1 (2.13%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (8.51%) solidDB
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.02%) Artifactory
3 6 (12.77%) CF BOSH
3 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.51%) JIRA
5 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.13%) JMeter
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) Middleware
2 7 (14.89%) J2EE
3 6 (12.77%) Java EE
4 4 (8.51%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.13%) Apache CXF
5 1 (2.13%) JSON
5 1 (2.13%) LDAP
5 1 (2.13%) Play Framework
5 1 (2.13%) RESTful
5 1 (2.13%) SOAP
5 1 (2.13%) Spring
5 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.51%) Fintech
4 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Linux
2 18 (38.30%) Unix
3 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (19.15%) Windows
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 17 (36.17%) Service Management
3 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (25.53%) DevOps
4 12 (25.53%) Test Scripting
5 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
6 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity
7 7 (14.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (12.77%) IT Strategy
8 6 (12.77%) Logistics
8 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
8 6 (12.77%) Project Management
8 6 (12.77%) SOA
8 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.64%) Change Control
9 5 (10.64%) Change Management
9 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) Shell Script
2 10 (21.28%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) Python
4 7 (14.89%) Ruby
5 6 (12.77%) Perl
6 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
2 6 (12.77%) PMO
3 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (14.89%) Docker
3 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (51.06%) Puppet
2 23 (48.94%) Ansible
3 11 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (14.89%) Kubernetes
5 4 (8.51%) logstash
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (4.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (2.13%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.13%) Terraform
7 1 (2.13%) vRealize
7 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) IBM
2 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) Riverbed
5 4 (8.51%) Splunk
5 4 (8.51%) WorldPay
6 2 (4.26%) AppDynamics
6 2 (4.26%) CA
6 2 (4.26%) New Relic
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) Moogsoft
7 1 (2.13%) Sun