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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 310 321 308
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAML 7 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.065% 0.069% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 16
Average salary £66,250 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.25% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £64,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +15.38%
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
3685 4626 4512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.44% 39.94% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3273 4027 4190
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 December 2014.

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 December 2014, 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 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) SaaS
3 9 (37.50%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) Firewall
4 8 (33.33%) JIRA
4 8 (33.33%) XML
4 8 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 8 (33.33%) OAuth
4 8 (33.33%) OWASP
4 8 (33.33%) REST
4 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (29.17%) Hudson
5 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 7 (29.17%) Security Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
5 7 (29.17%) C
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 7 (29.17%) C++
5 7 (29.17%) PHP
5 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
5 7 (29.17%) CruiseControl
5 7 (29.17%) Bugzilla
6 6 (25.00%) QA
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Internet
7 5 (20.83%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (8.33%) Lync
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) SaaS
2 3 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 4 (16.67%) LDAP
3 4 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 2 (8.33%) SSL
5 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) Kerberos
6 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) DMZ
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless
6 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless Security
6 1 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 8 (33.33%) JIRA
1 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (29.17%) Hudson
2 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (29.17%) Bugzilla
2 7 (29.17%) CruiseControl
3 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) JMeter
4 1 (4.17%) Checkstyle
4 1 (4.17%) Capybara
4 1 (4.17%) YourKit
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.17%) JProfiler
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Consultant
2 10 (41.67%) Security Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Product Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Professional Services Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) XML
1 8 (33.33%) OAuth
1 8 (33.33%) REST
2 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) OpenID
3 4 (16.67%) JSON
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) COM
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
4 2 (8.33%) WSDL
4 2 (8.33%) Middleware
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) JAXB
5 1 (4.17%) Spring Security
5 1 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) XACML
5 1 (4.17%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (12.50%) Cryptography
5 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.17%) W3C
6 1 (4.17%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) Social Media
6 1 (4.17%) New Media
6 1 (4.17%) Replication
6 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Android
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) OWASP
2 7 (29.17%) Security Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.83%) Information Security
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) SABSA
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Business Development
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) EAI
6 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) C++
3 7 (29.17%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
3 7 (29.17%) C
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) XQuery
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CISM
2 2 (8.33%) MCTS
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (8.33%) UAG
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
1 3 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Siebel
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.17%) Akamai
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago