The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 828 804 833
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +29
Permanent jobs citing SAML 74 72 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.067% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 49 67 46
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £50,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -35.48%

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAML
Salary Trend

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

SAML Salary Trend in the UK

SAML
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAML over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

SAML Salary Histogram in the UK

SAML
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
England -18 73 £67,500 +22.72% 4
London -14 44 £67,500 +3.84% 2
City of London +20 17 £67,500 +3.84%
South East -29 11 £65,000 +30.00% 2
North West -24 6 £72,500 +3.57%
South West - 6 £29,000 -
Cheshire -13 5 £72,500 +3.57%
East of England -20 5 - -
Cambridgeshire - 5 - -
Cambridge - 5 - -
Bournemouth - 4 £29,000 -
Dorset - 4 £29,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £60,000 -
Berkshire -2 3 £77,500 +46.22% 1
Swindon - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £55,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £72,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Manchester -4 1 £72,500 +16.00%
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £40,500 -19.00%
Milton Keynes -24 1 £40,500 -19.00%
Bracknell - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £45,000 -

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 64 (39.75%) HTML
2 58 (36.02%) JavaScript
2 58 (36.02%) OAuth
3 56 (34.78%) Java
4 53 (32.92%) SQL
5 51 (31.68%) XML
6 42 (26.09%) CSS
7 41 (25.47%) Oracle
8 40 (24.84%) Linux
9 38 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (21.74%) Computer Science
10 35 (21.74%) OpenID
11 34 (21.12%) Relational Database
11 34 (21.12%) Finance
11 34 (21.12%) MySQL
12 33 (20.50%) LDAP
12 33 (20.50%) REST
13 32 (19.88%) Web Services
14 31 (19.25%) SSL
15 30 (18.63%) SQL Server
15 30 (18.63%) TDD
16 29 (18.01%) Information Security
16 29 (18.01%) Identity Management
16 29 (18.01%) SaaS
17 28 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (17.39%) Degree
17 28 (17.39%) PHP
18 27 (16.77%) Kerberos
19 26 (16.15%) J2EE
19 26 (16.15%) Active Directory

SAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 17 (10.56%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.21%) Apache
2 10 (6.21%) CMS
3 8 (4.97%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (4.35%) Node.js
4 7 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (3.73%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (3.73%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.48%) GroupWise
6 4 (2.48%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (2.48%) Mule
7 2 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.24%) Lync
7 2 (1.24%) IIS
7 2 (1.24%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (4.97%) MS Office
1 8 (4.97%) MS Excel
1 8 (4.97%) Mingle
2 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.01%) SaaS
2 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.83%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (5.59%) Office 365
4 9 (5.59%) IaaS
5 8 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (4.35%) PaaS
7 4 (2.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (20.50%) LDAP
2 31 (19.25%) SSL
3 27 (16.77%) Kerberos
4 24 (14.91%) Internet
5 18 (11.18%) VPN
6 14 (8.70%) DNS
7 13 (8.07%) Firewall
8 11 (6.83%) HTTP
8 11 (6.83%) TCP/IP
9 9 (5.59%) DHCP
9 9 (5.59%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (5.59%) SAN
10 5 (3.11%) DMZ
10 5 (3.11%) SMTP
11 4 (2.48%) POP3
11 4 (2.48%) IMAP
12 3 (1.86%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.86%) SNMP
13 2 (1.24%) X.509
13 2 (1.24%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.12%) MySQL
1 34 (21.12%) Relational Database
2 30 (18.63%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.21%) RDBMS
3 10 (6.21%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.97%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.97%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.48%) Big Data
8 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.62%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (14.29%) JIRA
2 19 (11.80%) Jenkins
3 18 (11.18%) Maven
4 15 (9.32%) Git (software)
5 14 (8.70%) JProfiler
5 14 (8.70%) YourKit
5 14 (8.70%) Bugzilla
6 9 (5.59%) Visual Studio
6 9 (5.59%) Eclipse
7 7 (4.35%) JUnit
7 7 (4.35%) Subversion
8 6 (3.73%) CruiseControl
8 6 (3.73%) Hudson
9 4 (2.48%) Selenium
10 3 (1.86%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.24%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.24%) Fiddler
11 2 (1.24%) EasyMock
11 2 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.62%) Checkstyle
General
1 34 (21.12%) Finance
2 18 (11.18%) Advertising
3 16 (9.94%) Banking
4 11 (6.83%) Retail
4 11 (6.83%) Games
5 8 (4.97%) Marketing
6 3 (1.86%) Publishing
6 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.86%) Electronics
6 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 55 (34.16%) Consultant
2 40 (24.84%) Developer
3 31 (19.25%) Architect
4 22 (13.66%) Security Architect
5 21 (13.04%) Security Consultant
6 18 (11.18%) Java Developer
7 15 (9.32%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (6.83%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.83%) Security Engineer
8 11 (6.83%) PHP Developer
9 9 (5.59%) Senior Manager
10 8 (4.97%) Technical Project Manager
10 8 (4.97%) Technical Manager
10 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Architect
10 8 (4.97%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 8 (4.97%) UI Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 8 (4.97%) UI Programmer
11 7 (4.35%) Analyst
12 6 (3.73%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (39.75%) HTML
2 58 (36.02%) OAuth
3 51 (31.68%) XML
4 42 (26.09%) CSS
5 35 (21.74%) OpenID
6 33 (20.50%) REST
7 32 (19.88%) Web Services
8 26 (16.15%) J2EE
9 25 (15.53%) JSON
10 23 (14.29%) HTML5
11 21 (13.04%) jQuery
12 20 (12.42%) .NET
12 20 (12.42%) SOAP
13 18 (11.18%) Servlets
14 16 (9.94%) ASP.NET
14 16 (9.94%) Spring
15 14 (8.70%) JAXB
15 14 (8.70%) XSD
16 13 (8.07%) Ajax
17 10 (6.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 28 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.97%) Cryptography
6 5 (3.11%) PKI
6 5 (3.11%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.11%) PMI
6 5 (3.11%) User Experience
7 4 (2.48%) W3C
7 4 (2.48%) Social Network
7 4 (2.48%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.86%) Biometrics
8 3 (1.86%) DTV
8 3 (1.86%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.86%) VLE
8 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.62%) Clustering
9 1 (0.62%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.84%) Linux
2 17 (10.56%) UNIX
2 17 (10.56%) Windows
3 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.86%) Android
6 2 (1.24%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.63%) TDD
3 29 (18.01%) Information Security
3 29 (18.01%) Identity Management
4 25 (15.53%) Scrum
5 22 (13.66%) SOA
6 19 (11.80%) UML
6 19 (11.80%) OO
6 19 (11.80%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (11.18%) MVC
8 17 (10.56%) Risk Management
8 17 (10.56%) TOGAF
8 17 (10.56%) Security Architecture
9 15 (9.32%) E-Commerce
10 14 (8.70%) B2B
10 14 (8.70%) Multithreading
11 13 (8.07%) Software Engineering
12 12 (7.45%) Data Modelling
13 11 (6.83%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (6.83%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.02%) JavaScript
2 56 (34.78%) Java
3 53 (32.92%) SQL
4 28 (17.39%) PHP
5 22 (13.66%) C#
6 11 (6.83%) PHP5
7 10 (6.21%) Perl
8 9 (5.59%) Ruby
8 9 (5.59%) Scala
9 8 (4.97%) Groovy
9 8 (4.97%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.97%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.73%) C++
10 6 (3.73%) C
11 5 (3.11%) Python
12 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.62%) XPath
13 1 (0.62%) XQuery
13 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (17.39%) Degree
2 19 (11.80%) CISSP
3 9 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.59%) CCNP
3 9 (5.59%) CCNA
4 8 (4.97%) MCSE
4 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.48%) MCITP
7 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.86%) ISEB
8 2 (1.24%) MCP
8 2 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.24%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.24%) CISM
8 2 (1.24%) MCTS
9 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.07%) QA
2 9 (5.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.97%) SLA
4 2 (1.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (16.15%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.59%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.59%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (5.59%) UAG
3 9 (5.59%) ISA Server
3 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (6.83%) SCCM
2 9 (5.59%) SCOM
3 6 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.48%) YUM
5 2 (1.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (25.47%) Oracle
2 25 (15.53%) Microsoft
3 24 (14.91%) VMware
4 16 (9.94%) SAP
5 9 (5.59%) Aveksa
6 7 (4.35%) ForgeRock
7 5 (3.11%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (3.11%) Siebel
7 5 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.48%) Citrix
8 4 (2.48%) Novell
8 4 (2.48%) Lotus
8 4 (2.48%) Google
9 3 (1.86%) Postini
10 2 (1.24%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.24%) DevExpress
10 2 (1.24%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.24%) IBM
10 2 (1.24%) Altiris
10 2 (1.24%) JBoss
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Instructure
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago