Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Middleware Specialist was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Middleware Specialist
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1154 1187 1254
Rank change year-on-year +33 +67 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Specialist 35 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.026% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.027% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 34
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
10th Percentile £46,250 £39,200 £43,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +10.58% -0.95%

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 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Middleware Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware Specialist 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.

Salary trend for Middleware Specialist in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware Specialist over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware Specialist in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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 +20 32 £57,500 -
UK excluding London +19 20 £58,500 +1.74%
London +18 15 £57,500 -
South East +32 11 £55,750 -
East of England 0 3 £60,000 +4.35%
Scotland -7 3 £50,000 +19.05%
Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 -
North of England - 3 £65,000 -

Middleware Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Middleware Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Middleware
2 19 (54.29%) Web Services
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle
4 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) Java
6 13 (37.14%) Unix
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
8 11 (31.43%) IIS
8 11 (31.43%) RESTful
9 10 (28.57%) JSON
9 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
11 8 (22.86%) JIRA
11 8 (22.86%) Data Integration
11 8 (22.86%) ITIL
11 8 (22.86%) IBM
11 8 (22.86%) HTTP
11 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
11 8 (22.86%) SQL
11 8 (22.86%) Solaris
11 8 (22.86%) Linux
12 7 (20.00%) Python
12 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 7 (20.00%) SOA
12 7 (20.00%) .NET
12 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (20.00%) Shell Script
12 7 (20.00%) Data Architecture
12 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 7 (20.00%) Data Cleansing

Middleware Specialist 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 11 (31.43%) IIS
2 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (14.29%) Apache
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (2.86%) Confluence
8 1 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) HTTP
2 5 (14.29%) DHCP
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (2.86%) MySQL
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) JIRA
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) Middleware
2 19 (54.29%) Web Services
3 11 (31.43%) RESTful
4 10 (28.57%) JSON
5 7 (20.00%) .NET
5 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (17.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (14.29%) J2EE
7 5 (14.29%) XML
8 3 (8.57%) SOAP
9 2 (5.71%) REST
10 1 (2.86%) EJB
10 1 (2.86%) Hystrix
10 1 (2.86%) Java EE
10 1 (2.86%) Java EE 5
10 1 (2.86%) Kafka
10 1 (2.86%) Spring
10 1 (2.86%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) DataPower
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Unix
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Solaris
3 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) AIX
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.86%) Data Integration
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL
3 7 (20.00%) Analytics
3 7 (20.00%) API Development
3 7 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 7 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 7 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (20.00%) SOA
4 5 (14.29%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) OO
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Data Management
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) Python
3 7 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
5 5 (14.29%) PHP
5 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.57%) ABAP
6 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.71%) Korn
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.86%) C#
8 1 (2.86%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) MCITP
1 7 (20.00%) MCTS
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) logstash
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) IBM
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.43%) SAP
6 2 (5.71%) Siebel
7 1 (2.86%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.86%) VMware