The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSSO skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenSSO over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun OpenSSO
Rank 896 858 822
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -36
Permanent jobs citing OpenSSO 6 19 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.018% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.081% 0.29% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 53
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +45.16%
UK excluding London average salary - £56,250 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.96%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7432 6661 6399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.40% 6.18% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5903 5406 5197
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OpenSSO
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenSSO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenSSO
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenSSO within the UK.

OpenSSO Salary Trend in the UK

OpenSSO
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenSSO over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 within the UK.

OpenSSO Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenSSO
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenSSO within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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 -19 6 £55,000 -26.66% 1
England -37 6 £55,000 -2.22% 1
City of London +5 3 - - 1

OpenSSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 25 (69.44%) Apache
3 20 (55.56%) Java
4 17 (47.22%) XML
4 17 (47.22%) XSLT
4 17 (47.22%) SOA
5 16 (44.44%) Tomcat
5 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 14 (38.89%) Sun
7 13 (36.11%) IBM
7 13 (36.11%) SQL
7 13 (36.11%) GlassFish
8 12 (33.33%) Windows
8 12 (33.33%) Solaris
8 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (33.33%) Mainframe
8 12 (33.33%) PKI
9 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
9 11 (30.56%) SharePoint
9 11 (30.56%) JSP
9 11 (30.56%) SOAP
9 11 (30.56%) Web Services
9 11 (30.56%) MySQL
9 11 (30.56%) IIS
9 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (30.56%) REST
9 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
10 10 (27.78%) hybris
10 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
10 10 (27.78%) JSR 170

OpenSSO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 25 (69.44%) Apache
2 16 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 13 (36.11%) GlassFish
4 11 (30.56%) IIS
4 11 (30.56%) SharePoint
5 10 (27.78%) Commerce Server
5 10 (27.78%) WebLogic Portal
5 10 (27.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (25.00%) CMS
7 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
7 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.78%) Lync
8 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
8 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) LDAP
2 4 (11.11%) SSL
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.56%) X.509
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) FTP
4 2 (5.56%) HTTP
4 2 (5.56%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (2.78%) Wireless
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (30.56%) MySQL
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
3 9 (25.00%) BODI
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) DB2
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Ant
1 2 (5.56%) JUnit
1 2 (5.56%) JBuilder
1 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.56%) JMeter
1 2 (5.56%) NetBeans
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
1 2 (5.56%) Maven
1 2 (5.56%) Fiddler
General
1 9 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Architect
2 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (27.78%) Technical Architect
4 9 (25.00%) PHP Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Web Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Director
5 5 (13.89%) Creative Technologist
6 4 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Security Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Java Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Network Administrator
9 1 (2.78%) Applications Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) XML
1 17 (47.22%) XSLT
2 11 (30.56%) JSP
2 11 (30.56%) SOAP
2 11 (30.56%) Web Services
2 11 (30.56%) REST
3 10 (27.78%) JSF
3 10 (27.78%) JSR 170
3 10 (27.78%) WebCenter
3 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 10 (27.78%) EJB
4 9 (25.00%) XSL
4 9 (25.00%) OAuth
4 9 (25.00%) OpenID
5 8 (22.22%) jQuery
5 8 (22.22%) JAX-WS
5 8 (22.22%) CSS
5 8 (22.22%) XML Schema
5 8 (22.22%) JAXB
5 8 (22.22%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 12 (33.33%) PKI
2 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) Replication
4 2 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
1 12 (33.33%) Solaris
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) SOA
2 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
3 10 (27.78%) Content Management
3 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 10 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (25.00%) ETL
4 9 (25.00%) Document Management
5 8 (22.22%) B2B
5 8 (22.22%) UML
6 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
8 4 (11.11%) Security Architecture
8 4 (11.11%) Information Security
9 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.33%) Information Architecture
10 2 (5.56%) DevOps
10 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
10 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
11 1 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) PHP
4 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (25.00%) VB
4 9 (25.00%) Tcl
5 3 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.56%) NFS
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.56%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 14 (38.89%) Sun
3 13 (36.11%) IBM
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) Adobe
5 10 (27.78%) BEA
5 10 (27.78%) ATG
5 10 (27.78%) EPiServer
5 10 (27.78%) Endeca
5 10 (27.78%) Sitecore
5 10 (27.78%) hybris
6 9 (25.00%) Informatica
6 9 (25.00%) Business Objects
6 9 (25.00%) Cognos
7 5 (13.89%) Pega
8 4 (11.11%) JBoss
8 4 (11.11%) VMware
9 3 (8.33%) HP
10 2 (5.56%) Intel
10 2 (5.56%) Citrix
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