The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenSSO over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun OpenSSO
Rank 875 845 805
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -40
Permanent jobs citing OpenSSO 1 21 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.021% 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.014% 0.34% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 54
Average salary - £75,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +61.29%
UK excluding London average salary - £75,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +61.29%
OpenSSO
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7366 6102 6113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.89% 6.00% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5895 4979 5057
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OpenSSO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenSSO across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OpenSSO Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenSSO
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenSSO across the England region.

OpenSSO Salary Trend in England

OpenSSO
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenSSO within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 1 - -
OpenSSO
UK

OpenSSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OpenSSO 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 OpenSSO.

1 19 (90.48%) Oracle
2 16 (76.19%) Apache
3 13 (61.90%) Tomcat
4 12 (57.14%) SOA
4 12 (57.14%) Java
5 11 (52.38%) Sun
5 11 (52.38%) GlassFish
6 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database
6 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) Solaris
6 10 (47.62%) Mainframe
7 9 (42.86%) JSF
7 9 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (42.86%) XSLT
7 9 (42.86%) EJB
7 9 (42.86%) Web Services
7 9 (42.86%) XML
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (38.10%) IBM
9 7 (33.33%) XML Schema
9 7 (33.33%) B2B
9 7 (33.33%) JAXB
9 7 (33.33%) ETL
9 7 (33.33%) Cognos
9 7 (33.33%) Business Objects
9 7 (33.33%) UML
9 7 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (33.33%) Marketing
9 7 (33.33%) BODI

OpenSSO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OpenSSO 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 OpenSSO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (76.19%) Apache
2 13 (61.90%) Tomcat
3 11 (52.38%) GlassFish
4 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 5 (23.81%) Commerce Server
5 5 (23.81%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (23.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (19.05%) JBoss
7 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
7 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (14.29%) IIS
7 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 2 (9.52%) CMS
9 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
9 1 (4.76%) Drupal
9 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LDAP
2 3 (14.29%) SSL
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) FTP
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) DMZ
4 1 (4.76%) X.509
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) BODI
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) MySQL
6 3 (14.29%) DB2
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
1 2 (9.52%) JBuilder
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.52%) JMeter
1 2 (9.52%) NetBeans
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Fiddler
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 7 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Creative Technologist
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Security Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) EJB
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
1 9 (42.86%) XML
1 9 (42.86%) XSLT
1 9 (42.86%) JSF
2 7 (33.33%) JAX-WS
2 7 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 7 (33.33%) JAXB
2 7 (33.33%) JMX
3 5 (23.81%) JSR 170
3 5 (23.81%) WebCenter
4 4 (19.05%) REST
4 4 (19.05%) JSP
4 4 (19.05%) SOAP
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) JDBC
6 2 (9.52%) XSL
6 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
6 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Mainframe
2 6 (28.57%) PKI
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
1 10 (47.62%) Solaris
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) SOA
2 9 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (33.33%) ETL
3 7 (33.33%) B2B
3 7 (33.33%) UML
3 7 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (33.33%) Document Management
3 7 (33.33%) Line Management
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Content Management
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
6 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VB
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Tcl
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) NFS
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
2 2 (9.52%) OpenAM
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Oracle
2 11 (52.38%) Sun
3 8 (38.10%) IBM
4 7 (33.33%) Informatica
4 7 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 7 (33.33%) Cognos
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) Adobe
6 5 (23.81%) BEA
6 5 (23.81%) ATG
6 5 (23.81%) Endeca
6 5 (23.81%) EPiServer
6 5 (23.81%) Sitecore
6 5 (23.81%) hybris
7 4 (19.05%) Pega
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) HP
9 2 (9.52%) Intel
9 2 (9.52%) Citrix
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco