Period
to 20 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Middleware Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

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

Middleware Architect
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1160 1199 1182
Rank change year-on-year +39 -17 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Architect 32 29 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.015% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.016% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 125
UK median annual salary £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -6.67%
UK excluding London median annual salary £85,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +25.93% -3.57% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166841 184148 211679
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133583 154294 175388
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Middleware Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware Architect in the UK

Middleware Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Middleware Architect in the UK

Middleware Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware Architect over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware Architect in the UK

Middleware Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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
England +55 32 £85,000 +9.68% 3
UK excluding London +70 30 £85,000 +25.93% 2
South East +56 15 £85,000 +10.39% 1
East of England +10 9 £70,000 +7.69%
Midlands - 5 £72,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £90,000 -
London +15 2 £80,000 -3.03% 1
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

Middleware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, Middleware Architect 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 featuring Middleware Architect in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Middleware
2 24 (75.00%) Oracle
3 18 (56.25%) SOA
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (40.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (28.13%) JBoss
6 9 (28.13%) Apache
6 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
6 9 (28.13%) WebLogic
7 8 (25.00%) JDeveloper
7 8 (25.00%) Tivoli
7 8 (25.00%) Project Management
8 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (21.88%) IBM
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (18.75%) Data Guard
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
10 5 (15.63%) DevOps
10 5 (15.63%) Fintech
10 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
11 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
11 4 (12.50%) JSON
11 4 (12.50%) RESTful
11 4 (12.50%) Finance

Middleware Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 16 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 13 (40.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (28.13%) Apache
3 9 (28.13%) JBoss
3 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
3 9 (28.13%) WebLogic
4 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) Middleware
2 13 (40.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (12.50%) JSON
3 4 (12.50%) RESTful
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) XML
3 4 (12.50%) XSLT
4 3 (9.38%) XSD
5 1 (3.13%) .NET
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
5 1 (3.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Fintech
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Solaris
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) SOA
2 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (15.63%) DevOps
4 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
5 4 (12.50%) Complex Event Processing
6 3 (9.38%) BPEL
6 3 (9.38%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 3 (9.38%) Business Development
6 3 (9.38%) Microservices
6 3 (9.38%) Process Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) EAI
7 2 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) XPath
2 2 (6.25%) Java
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (18.75%) Data Guard
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) webMethods