The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 298 333 331
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAML 11 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.14% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 7
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -26.00%
SAML
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3618 4831 4703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.92% 37.24% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 4166 4131
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAML across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAML Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAML
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAML across the City of London region.

SAML Salary Trend in the City of London

SAML
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAML across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

SAML Salary Histogram in the City of London

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SAML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAML.

1 13 (65.00%) UNIX
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
1 13 (65.00%) LDAP
2 11 (55.00%) J2EE
2 11 (55.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Spring
3 10 (50.00%) JIRA
3 10 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (45.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 9 (45.00%) XSLT
4 9 (45.00%) Apache Solr
4 9 (45.00%) HTML5
4 9 (45.00%) Confluence
4 9 (45.00%) Atlassian
4 9 (45.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
4 9 (45.00%) Subversion
4 9 (45.00%) CSS3
4 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SAML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (55.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (45.00%) Apache Solr
2 9 (45.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) Lync
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) PaaS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (5.00%) Heroku
4 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) LDAP
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (10.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) JIRA
1 10 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (45.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (5.00%) Hudson
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) YourKit
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
1 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) J2EE
1 11 (55.00%) Spring
2 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (45.00%) XSLT
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (45.00%) jQuery
3 9 (45.00%) HTML5
3 9 (45.00%) CSS3
3 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (25.00%) OAuth
5 2 (10.00%) OpenID
5 2 (10.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Spring Integration
6 1 (5.00%) SailPoint
6 1 (5.00%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) PKI
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) UNIX
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCTS
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (10.00%) UAG
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) vCloud
4 1 (5.00%) NFS
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Hyperic
3 1 (5.00%) logstash
3 1 (5.00%) Graphite
3 1 (5.00%) Cacti
3 1 (5.00%) Ganglia
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) ForgeRock
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk
5 1 (5.00%) Aveksa
5 1 (5.00%) New Relic
5 1 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark