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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 799 845 830
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAML 96 61 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.053% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 69 36 62
Average salary £67,500 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.58% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,300 £62,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +62.33%

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
41064 46438 44299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.47% 40.51% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34963 38863 38665
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

SAML Salary Histogram in the UK

SAML
Top 19 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 31 March 2015. 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 +21 86 £70,000 +33.33% 14
London +29 58 £67,500 +28.57% 8
South East +19 22 £70,000 +60.00% 5
Berkshire +15 19 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Maidenhead - 9 £70,000 -
City of London -2 8 £73,000 +32.72% 2
Canary Wharf - 6 £62,500 -
North West +12 2 - -
Cheshire +4 2 - -
Reading -13 2 £62,500 -10.71%
Surrey - 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
York - 1 £45,000 -
Northampton - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 104 (65.41%) OAuth
2 68 (42.77%) Java
3 61 (38.36%) SQL
4 54 (33.96%) Spring
5 48 (30.19%) OpenID
6 46 (28.93%) Oracle
7 45 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (25.79%) Finance
8 41 (25.79%) Git (software)
9 40 (25.16%) Relational Database
9 40 (25.16%) JSON
10 39 (24.53%) Degree
11 38 (23.90%) Java EE
11 38 (23.90%) Linux
12 37 (23.27%) Web Services
13 36 (22.64%) SOAP
13 36 (22.64%) REST
14 34 (21.38%) Windows
14 34 (21.38%) HTML
14 34 (21.38%) Kerberos
15 33 (20.75%) SSL
15 33 (20.75%) JavaScript
16 32 (20.13%) Microsoft
17 31 (19.50%) XML
18 29 (18.24%) Active Directory
18 29 (18.24%) RDBMS
18 29 (18.24%) TDD
19 27 (16.98%) Software Engineering
19 27 (16.98%) CSS
19 27 (16.98%) UML

SAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 23 (14.47%) CMS
1 23 (14.47%) Oracle Service Bus
1 23 (14.47%) Sitecore CMS
2 17 (10.69%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.81%) WebSphere
3 14 (8.81%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.66%) Mule
5 8 (5.03%) MS Exchange
5 8 (5.03%) Apache
5 8 (5.03%) Lync
6 7 (4.40%) JBoss
7 5 (3.14%) IIS
8 4 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.89%) iPlanet
10 2 (1.26%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.14%) MS Office
3 3 (1.89%) MS Project
4 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (14.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.58%) SaaS
2 16 (10.06%) PaaS
3 11 (6.92%) IaaS
4 8 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (3.14%) Google Apps
5 5 (3.14%) Office 365
6 2 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.38%) Kerberos
2 33 (20.75%) SSL
3 26 (16.35%) HTTP
4 20 (12.58%) LDAP
5 14 (8.81%) Firewall
5 14 (8.81%) Network Security
6 12 (7.55%) DNS
7 11 (6.92%) TCP/IP
8 9 (5.66%) SAN
9 8 (5.03%) DHCP
10 7 (4.40%) HTTPS
11 6 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (2.52%) IMAP
12 4 (2.52%) Internet
12 4 (2.52%) FTP
12 4 (2.52%) SMTP
13 3 (1.89%) SNMP
13 3 (1.89%) X.509
13 3 (1.89%) VPN
14 2 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.16%) Relational Database
2 29 (18.24%) RDBMS
3 13 (8.18%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.03%) MySQL
5 6 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.14%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.26%) DB2
8 2 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.63%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (25.79%) Git (software)
2 26 (16.35%) Subversion
3 25 (15.72%) Maven
4 14 (8.81%) JIRA
5 12 (7.55%) Ant
5 12 (7.55%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.03%) JUnit
7 6 (3.77%) JProfiler
7 6 (3.77%) Gradle
7 6 (3.77%) YourKit
8 4 (2.52%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.26%) Mockito
9 2 (1.26%) Hudson
10 1 (0.63%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.63%) AppScan
10 1 (0.63%) Grunt
10 1 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.63%) JSHint
10 1 (0.63%) Bower
General
1 41 (25.79%) Finance
2 15 (9.43%) Advertising
3 10 (6.29%) Marketing
4 9 (5.66%) Banking
5 3 (1.89%) Retail
6 2 (1.26%) Billing
6 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (28.30%) Architect
2 41 (25.79%) Consultant
3 18 (11.32%) Analyst
4 17 (10.69%) Applications Architect
5 16 (10.06%) Developer
6 13 (8.18%) Security Analyst
7 12 (7.55%) Java Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Security Consultant
9 8 (5.03%) Security Architect
10 7 (4.40%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.77%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (3.77%) Enterprise Architect
11 6 (3.77%) Operations Analyst
11 6 (3.77%) Enterprise Security Architect
11 6 (3.77%) Security Operations Analyst
11 6 (3.77%) Digital Architect
12 5 (3.14%) Java Engineer
12 5 (3.14%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (65.41%) OAuth
2 54 (33.96%) Spring
3 48 (30.19%) OpenID
4 40 (25.16%) JSON
5 38 (23.90%) Java EE
6 37 (23.27%) Web Services
7 36 (22.64%) SOAP
7 36 (22.64%) REST
8 34 (21.38%) HTML
9 31 (19.50%) XML
10 27 (16.98%) CSS
11 26 (16.35%) Ajax
11 26 (16.35%) jQuery
12 25 (15.72%) J2EE
13 23 (14.47%) RESTful
13 23 (14.47%) Play Framework
14 18 (11.32%) Servlets
15 16 (10.06%) JSP
16 12 (7.55%) Spring MVC
17 10 (6.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.69%) Management Information System
3 14 (8.81%) PKI
3 14 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (6.92%) Data Structures
5 11 (6.92%) Algorithms
6 10 (6.29%) Mobile App
7 9 (5.66%) Open Source
7 9 (5.66%) Replication
8 6 (3.77%) NHS
8 6 (3.77%) Cryptography
8 6 (3.77%) Private Cloud
9 4 (2.52%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.26%) Clustering
10 2 (1.26%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.26%) Social Media
10 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.90%) Linux
2 34 (21.38%) Windows
3 22 (13.84%) UNIX
4 16 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.66%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.24%) TDD
3 27 (16.98%) Software Engineering
3 27 (16.98%) UML
3 27 (16.98%) CRM
3 27 (16.98%) SOA
4 24 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (14.47%) Integration Testing
5 23 (14.47%) BPEL
6 22 (13.84%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (13.84%) Scrum
6 22 (13.84%) Validation
7 20 (12.58%) Migration
8 18 (11.32%) Multithreading
9 17 (10.69%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (10.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (9.43%) ITIL
11 15 (9.43%) MVC
11 15 (9.43%) Information Security
11 15 (9.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 68 (42.77%) Java
2 61 (38.36%) SQL
3 33 (20.75%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.18%) Shell Script
5 12 (7.55%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.40%) Perl
7 6 (3.77%) C
8 3 (1.89%) C#
8 3 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.89%) Python
9 2 (1.26%) C++
9 2 (1.26%) PHP
9 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.26%) RPG
10 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (24.53%) Degree
2 16 (10.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (8.18%) MCSE
3 13 (8.18%) CISSP
4 8 (5.03%) MCITP
5 7 (4.40%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.77%) MCP
7 5 (3.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.52%) MCTS
9 3 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.26%) MCDBA
10 2 (1.26%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (1.26%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.26%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.63%) MCSA
11 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.58%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) COBIT
3 2 (1.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (18.24%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.40%) Snort
5 6 (3.77%) Terminal Services
6 5 (3.14%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.52%) UAG
7 4 (2.52%) ISA Server
7 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.52%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.26%) vSphere
8 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.26%) vCloud
9 1 (0.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (13.84%) SCCM
2 12 (7.55%) SCOM
3 6 (3.77%) ZENworks
4 4 (2.52%) Puppet
4 4 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.26%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.26%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.63%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.63%) Nagios
6 1 (0.63%) Cacti
6 1 (0.63%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.63%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.63%) logstash
6 1 (0.63%) Graphite
Vendors
1 46 (28.93%) Oracle
2 32 (20.13%) Microsoft
3 25 (15.72%) IBM
4 23 (14.47%) Sitecore
5 14 (8.81%) VMware
6 11 (6.92%) SolarWinds
7 10 (6.29%) Cisco
8 8 (5.03%) Splunk
9 7 (4.40%) Citrix
9 7 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (3.77%) Novell
10 6 (3.77%) SAP
11 5 (3.14%) Assembla
11 5 (3.14%) Google
12 4 (2.52%) Websense
12 4 (2.52%) Mitel
12 4 (2.52%) MobileIron
12 4 (2.52%) Trustwave
12 4 (2.52%) Juniper
12 4 (2.52%) CheckPoint
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