The median annual salary for a Middleware Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 922 945
Rank change year-on-year +74 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Middleware Specialist 26 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.013% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.014% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 17
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +7.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £44,700 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.34% +27.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69638 80091 87142
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Middleware Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Middleware Specialist in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Middleware Specialist in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Top 12 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 3 months to 28 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
England +63 25 £50,000 -14.89% 1
London +38 10 £50,000 -31.03%
South East - 9 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 9 £57,500 -
East of England -11 3 £70,000 +19.14% 1
Coventry - 3 £40,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £40,500 -
Hertfordshire 0 2 £70,000 +19.14% 1
Scotland +18 1 £44,000 +1.14%
Glasgow +6 1 £44,000 +1.14%
Colchester - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

Middleware Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 46 (100.00%) Middleware
2 26 (56.52%) Oracle
3 25 (54.35%) Linux
4 23 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 19 (41.30%) WebSphere
5 19 (41.30%) Unix
6 18 (39.13%) SOA
7 16 (34.78%) Oracle Database
8 14 (30.43%) SQL
9 13 (28.26%) Java
9 13 (28.26%) Shell Script
9 13 (28.26%) DataPower
10 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (26.09%) IBM
10 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
11 11 (23.91%) Solaris
11 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
11 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
11 11 (23.91%) Finance
11 11 (23.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (21.74%) Oracle Service Bus
12 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (21.74%) PHP
12 10 (21.74%) DNS
12 10 (21.74%) Python
13 8 (17.39%) Windows
13 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
13 8 (17.39%) DHCP

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 23 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 19 (41.30%) WebSphere
3 11 (23.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (6.52%) Apache
7 2 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.17%) IIS
8 1 (2.17%) JBoss
8 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 10 (21.74%) DNS
3 8 (17.39%) DHCP
4 4 (8.70%) HTTP
4 4 (8.70%) SSL
5 3 (6.52%) Firewall
6 2 (4.35%) DMZ
6 2 (4.35%) FTP
6 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.35%) Internet
6 2 (4.35%) LAN
6 2 (4.35%) LDAP
6 2 (4.35%) VLAN
6 2 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.35%) DB2
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) Middleware
2 8 (17.39%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (13.04%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (10.87%) SOAP
4 5 (10.87%) Web Services
5 4 (8.70%) REST
6 2 (4.35%) J2EE
6 2 (4.35%) JSON
6 2 (4.35%) XML
6 2 (4.35%) XML Schema
6 2 (4.35%) XSD
6 2 (4.35%) XSLT
7 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) DataPower
2 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Linux
2 19 (41.30%) Unix
3 11 (23.91%) Solaris
4 8 (17.39%) Windows
5 3 (6.52%) AIX
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) SOA
2 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (13.04%) High Availability
4 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.35%) Web Development
8 1 (2.17%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) Java
2 13 (28.26%) Shell Script
3 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
4 10 (21.74%) PHP
4 10 (21.74%) Python
5 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.35%) Jython
7 2 (4.35%) XPath
8 1 (2.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
1 2 (4.35%) ISEB
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Oracle
2 12 (26.09%) IBM
3 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.35%) CA
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
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