The median annual salary for a Middleware Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Middleware Engineer
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 387 436 466
Rank change year-on-year +49 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 5 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.034% 0.054% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.056% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 8
Median salary £55,000 £67,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.51% +10.20%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -2.17%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14182 17817 20713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.56% 96.93% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11882 15144 16834
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,075 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Middleware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Middleware Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware Engineer in the South East

Middleware Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Middleware Engineer in the South East

Middleware Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +11 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire +23 1 - -
Middleware Engineer
England

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Middleware Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Middleware Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Middleware
2 11 (84.62%) Unix
3 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) J2EE
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) Change Management
5 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
5 6 (46.15%) XPath
5 6 (46.15%) Jython
5 6 (46.15%) DataPower
5 6 (46.15%) SOAP
5 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) XML
5 6 (46.15%) XSD
5 6 (46.15%) XSLT
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) AIX
5 6 (46.15%) Solaris
5 6 (46.15%) JBoss
5 6 (46.15%) Apache
5 6 (46.15%) FTP
5 6 (46.15%) HTTP
5 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (46.15%) LDAP
5 6 (46.15%) HTTPS
5 6 (46.15%) SSL
5 6 (46.15%) IBM
5 6 (46.15%) ISEB

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (46.15%) Apache
1 6 (46.15%) JBoss
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) FTP
2 6 (46.15%) HTTP
2 6 (46.15%) HTTPS
2 6 (46.15%) LDAP
2 6 (46.15%) SSL
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Middleware
2 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) SOAP
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (46.15%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) XML Schema
3 6 (46.15%) XSD
3 6 (46.15%) XSLT
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (7.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
1 6 (46.15%) DataPower
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Unix
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) AIX
4 6 (46.15%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) BCP
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Security Hardening
5 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Jython
1 6 (46.15%) XPath
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (30.77%) Puppet
3 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (23.08%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) CA
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) TOWER Software
3 1 (7.69%) VMware