The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 824 810 837
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Permanent jobs citing SAML 81 69 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.063% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 35
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £50,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,500 £115,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.51%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45513 43072 48363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.84% 39.59% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 38686 37347 42809
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

SAML Salary Histogram in the UK

SAML
Top 24 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 25 July 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
England -21 77 £55,000 -4.34% 9
London -23 46 £52,500 -8.69% 2
City of London -7 14 £57,500 +4.54%
South East -16 14 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East of England +5 10 £65,000 -
Dorset +2 6 £29,000 -55.38% 1
South West -9 6 £29,000 -55.38% 4
Bournemouth - 6 £29,000 - 1
Berkshire 0 5 £77,500 +49.03%
Cambridge - 5 - -
Ipswich - 5 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 - -
Suffolk - 5 £65,000 -
Bracknell -1 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Brighton - 3 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £65,000 - 1
Scotland - 3 £35,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £40,500 -19.00%
Milton Keynes -15 1 £40,500 -19.00%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £45,000 -

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 58 (38.41%) HTML
2 57 (37.75%) JavaScript
3 52 (34.44%) Java
4 51 (33.77%) OAuth
5 46 (30.46%) SQL
6 43 (28.48%) OpenID
7 40 (26.49%) XML
8 39 (25.83%) CSS
8 39 (25.83%) Oracle
9 34 (22.52%) Linux
10 32 (21.19%) Information Security
11 30 (19.87%) MySQL
11 30 (19.87%) SSL
11 30 (19.87%) Computer Science
12 29 (19.21%) Active Directory
13 28 (18.54%) Finance
13 28 (18.54%) TDD
14 27 (17.88%) Microsoft
15 26 (17.22%) SQL Server
15 26 (17.22%) LDAP
15 26 (17.22%) Degree
15 26 (17.22%) Relational Database
16 25 (16.56%) Identity Management
16 25 (16.56%) Web Services
16 25 (16.56%) PHP
16 25 (16.56%) Kerberos
17 24 (15.89%) Advertising
18 23 (15.23%) Scrum
18 23 (15.23%) Internet
18 23 (15.23%) jQuery

SAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (9.27%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.28%) CMS
2 11 (7.28%) Apache
3 10 (6.62%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.30%) Node.js
5 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (3.31%) Mule
8 4 (2.65%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.65%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (2.65%) GroupWise
9 3 (1.99%) Lync
9 3 (1.99%) IIS
10 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.96%) Mingle
3 7 (4.64%) MS Office
4 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.91%) SaaS
2 17 (11.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.62%) Office 365
4 9 (5.96%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (4.64%) IaaS
6 6 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (2.65%) Google Apps
8 2 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.87%) SSL
2 26 (17.22%) LDAP
3 25 (16.56%) Kerberos
4 23 (15.23%) Internet
5 15 (9.93%) HTTP
6 12 (7.95%) Firewall
6 12 (7.95%) DNS
7 10 (6.62%) VPN
8 8 (5.30%) SAN
8 8 (5.30%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.30%) SMTP
9 7 (4.64%) DHCP
10 5 (3.31%) DMZ
10 5 (3.31%) X.509
11 4 (2.65%) POP3
11 4 (2.65%) IPsec
11 4 (2.65%) IMAP
12 3 (1.99%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.99%) Network Security
12 3 (1.99%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.87%) MySQL
2 26 (17.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.22%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.96%) RDBMS
3 9 (5.96%) Hadoop
3 9 (5.96%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (4.64%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.31%) Big Data
6 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.66%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.66%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (11.92%) JIRA
2 14 (9.27%) Maven
3 11 (7.28%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.28%) Bugzilla
3 11 (7.28%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.96%) Subversion
5 8 (5.30%) YourKit
5 8 (5.30%) JProfiler
6 7 (4.64%) JUnit
6 7 (4.64%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.31%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.31%) Selenium
8 3 (1.99%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.32%) Hudson
9 2 (1.32%) NWDS
9 2 (1.32%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (1.32%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.32%) EasyMock
9 2 (1.32%) Fiddler
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 28 (18.54%) Finance
2 24 (15.89%) Advertising
3 13 (8.61%) Games
3 13 (8.61%) Banking
4 10 (6.62%) Retail
5 8 (5.30%) Marketing
6 3 (1.99%) Publishing
6 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.99%) Electronics
6 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (35.76%) Consultant
2 39 (25.83%) Developer
3 28 (18.54%) Security Consultant
4 22 (14.57%) Architect
5 16 (10.60%) Java Developer
6 15 (9.93%) Senior Consultant
7 13 (8.61%) Security Architect
8 10 (6.62%) Information Security Consultant
8 10 (6.62%) PHP Developer
8 10 (6.62%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.96%) Technical Project Manager
9 9 (5.96%) Senior Manager
9 9 (5.96%) Technical Manager
10 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 7 (4.64%) Analyst
11 6 (3.97%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.97%) Security Engineer
12 5 (3.31%) Enterprise Architect
12 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
12 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (38.41%) HTML
2 51 (33.77%) OAuth
3 43 (28.48%) OpenID
4 40 (26.49%) XML
5 39 (25.83%) CSS
6 25 (16.56%) Web Services
7 23 (15.23%) jQuery
8 21 (13.91%) HTML5
8 21 (13.91%) JSON
9 20 (13.25%) J2EE
10 19 (12.58%) SOAP
10 19 (12.58%) Spring
11 18 (11.92%) REST
12 17 (11.26%) Ajax
12 17 (11.26%) .NET
13 15 (9.93%) Servlets
13 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET
14 11 (7.28%) RESTful
15 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (6.62%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.87%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.27%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.31%) PMI
4 5 (3.31%) PKI
4 5 (3.31%) Social Network
4 5 (3.31%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.65%) Social Media
5 4 (2.65%) Cryptography
5 4 (2.65%) W3C
6 3 (1.99%) DTV
7 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.32%) Blog
8 1 (0.66%) New Media
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.66%) Open Source
8 1 (0.66%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.52%) Linux
2 22 (14.57%) Windows
3 14 (9.27%) UNIX
4 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.97%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.97%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.99%) Android
7 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.19%) Information Security
2 28 (18.54%) TDD
3 25 (16.56%) Identity Management
4 23 (15.23%) Scrum
5 22 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (14.57%) OO
6 20 (13.25%) MVC
7 18 (11.92%) Risk Management
7 18 (11.92%) UML
8 16 (10.60%) SOA
9 13 (8.61%) Data Modelling
9 13 (8.61%) B2B
9 13 (8.61%) OOP
10 12 (7.95%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (7.28%) BDD
11 11 (7.28%) Migration
12 10 (6.62%) Automated Testing
12 10 (6.62%) Security Architecture
12 10 (6.62%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 57 (37.75%) JavaScript
2 52 (34.44%) Java
3 46 (30.46%) SQL
4 25 (16.56%) PHP
5 17 (11.26%) C#
6 12 (7.95%) Perl
7 10 (6.62%) Ruby
7 10 (6.62%) PHP5
7 10 (6.62%) Scala
8 9 (5.96%) Groovy
9 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.65%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.99%) C
10 3 (1.99%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.32%) C++
11 2 (1.32%) VBScript
12 1 (0.66%) XQuery
12 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (17.22%) Degree
2 15 (9.93%) CISSP
3 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.96%) CCNP
4 9 (5.96%) CCNA
5 6 (3.97%) MCSE
6 5 (3.31%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.31%) MCITP
7 3 (1.99%) MCTS
8 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.32%) MCP
9 1 (0.66%) ISEB
9 1 (0.66%) CISM
9 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.28%) QA
2 9 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (19.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.96%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (5.30%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (5.30%) UAG
5 7 (4.64%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.99%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.66%) XenApp
7 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.96%) SCCM
2 8 (5.30%) SCOM
3 7 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.31%) YUM
5 2 (1.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.66%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 39 (25.83%) Oracle
2 27 (17.88%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.60%) VMware
4 13 (8.61%) SAP
5 9 (5.96%) Aveksa
6 6 (3.97%) ForgeRock
7 5 (3.31%) Citrix
8 4 (2.65%) Novell
8 4 (2.65%) Lotus
8 4 (2.65%) IBM
8 4 (2.65%) Google
9 3 (1.99%) Postini
9 3 (1.99%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.99%) Blue Coat
9 3 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.99%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (1.99%) Siebel
10 2 (1.32%) HP
10 2 (1.32%) JBoss
10 2 (1.32%) Facebook
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago