The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 803 886 912
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +26
Permanent jobs citing SAML 115 89 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.081% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 72 58
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £38,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
38104 41443 45841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.90% 37.76% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33114 35371 38993
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SAML as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016 within the UK.

SAML Salary Histogram in the UK

SAML
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +66 113 £52,500 - 17
London +55 43 £65,000 +23.80% 6
South East +32 33 £52,500 -6.66% 7
Berkshire +18 24 £60,000 -17.24% 1
Reading +13 10 £52,500 - 1
Maidenhead +1 10 £65,000 -23.52%
North West - 9 £37,000 - 1
East of England +33 8 £47,500 +23.37% 1
City of London +40 6 £30,000 -40.00%
West Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 -
Manchester - 6 £37,000 -
Leeds - 5 £37,500 -
West Midlands -3 4 £75,000 - 1
Westminster - 4 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £48,750 -
Walsall - 4 £75,000 -
Norfolk - 3 £44,750 -
Suffolk - 3 £55,000 -
Norwich - 3 £44,750 -
Haverhill - 3 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire +10 2 - -
Nottingham +8 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £36,736 -4.58%
East Midlands +2 2 - -
Cambridge -4 2 £36,736 -4.58%
Brighton - 2 £49,750 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £60,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £49,750 -

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing SAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAML.

1 133 (52.99%) Java
2 88 (35.06%) OAuth
3 87 (34.66%) Web Services
4 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (31.08%) Degree
6 76 (30.28%) HTML
7 72 (28.69%) Oracle
8 66 (26.29%) SQL
9 64 (25.50%) SOAP
10 62 (24.70%) REST
11 60 (23.90%) LDAP
12 56 (22.31%) Linux
12 56 (22.31%) SOA
13 52 (20.72%) XML
14 51 (20.32%) JavaScript
15 48 (19.12%) JSON
16 47 (18.73%) Computer Science
17 46 (18.33%) jQuery
18 45 (17.93%) Enterprise Software
19 44 (17.53%) Finance
19 44 (17.53%) .NET
20 43 (17.13%) Active Directory
21 41 (16.33%) Information Security
22 40 (15.94%) CSS
22 40 (15.94%) SaaS
23 38 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
24 37 (14.74%) Windows
24 37 (14.74%) OO
25 36 (14.34%) Spring
25 36 (14.34%) Software Engineering

SAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (11.95%) Tomcat
2 25 (9.96%) Apache
3 15 (5.98%) JBoss
3 15 (5.98%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (5.18%) WebLogic
5 12 (4.78%) CMS
5 12 (4.78%) Mule
5 12 (4.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (4.38%) IIS
7 10 (3.98%) iPlanet
7 10 (3.98%) Mule ESB
8 9 (3.59%) nginx
9 7 (2.79%) Confluence
9 7 (2.79%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.80%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.80%) Jetty
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.80%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.78%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (4.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (1.59%) Radian6
4 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.40%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.40%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.94%) SaaS
2 38 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (7.97%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (5.58%) Force.com
6 12 (4.78%) PaaS
7 8 (3.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (2.39%) Office 365
9 5 (1.99%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (1.59%) GitHub
10 4 (1.59%) Google Apps
11 3 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.20%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (1.20%) Boomi
11 3 (1.20%) Datadog
11 3 (1.20%) IaaS
11 3 (1.20%) iPaaS
11 3 (1.20%) Route 53
12 2 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 60 (23.90%) LDAP
2 22 (8.76%) SSL
3 20 (7.97%) TCP/IP
4 17 (6.77%) HTTP
5 14 (5.58%) Firewall
5 14 (5.58%) Kerberos
6 10 (3.98%) Internet
7 8 (3.19%) DNS
8 6 (2.39%) SNMP
8 6 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.59%) X.509
10 3 (1.20%) SAN
11 2 (0.80%) 3GPP
11 2 (0.80%) DHCP
11 2 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.80%) VPN
11 2 (0.80%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.40%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.95%) MySQL
2 24 (9.56%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.76%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.38%) DB2
5 11 (4.38%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.99%) Big Data
9 3 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.20%) OLTP
9 3 (1.20%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.80%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.40%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 27 (10.76%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.57%) JIRA
2 19 (7.57%) Subversion
3 15 (5.98%) Jenkins
4 13 (5.18%) Maven
5 6 (2.39%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.99%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.59%) Ant
7 4 (1.59%) Bugzilla
7 4 (1.59%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.59%) Hudson
7 4 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.20%) Gradle
8 3 (1.20%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.20%) JMeter
8 3 (1.20%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.20%) Log4Net
8 3 (1.20%) NUnit
General
1 44 (17.53%) Finance
2 13 (5.18%) Marketing
2 13 (5.18%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.39%) Banking
4 3 (1.20%) Advertising
4 3 (1.20%) Electronics
4 3 (1.20%) Games
4 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.20%) Retail
5 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 77 (30.68%) Architect
2 63 (25.10%) Consultant
3 50 (19.92%) Developer
4 26 (10.36%) Solutions Architect
4 26 (10.36%) Technical Consultant
5 19 (7.57%) Security Engineer
6 18 (7.17%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
6 18 (7.17%) Identity Management Consultant
6 18 (7.17%) Software Consultant
7 16 (6.37%) Management Consultant
7 16 (6.37%) Migration Consultant
7 16 (6.37%) Security Consultant
8 15 (5.98%) Java Architect
8 15 (5.98%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.38%) Java Applications Architect
10 10 (3.98%) .NET Developer
10 10 (3.98%) Administrator
10 10 (3.98%) Applications Architect
10 10 (3.98%) MuleSoft Architect
10 10 (3.98%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (35.06%) OAuth
2 87 (34.66%) Web Services
3 76 (30.28%) HTML
4 64 (25.50%) SOAP
5 62 (24.70%) REST
6 52 (20.72%) XML
7 48 (19.12%) JSON
8 46 (18.33%) jQuery
9 44 (17.53%) .NET
10 40 (15.94%) CSS
11 36 (14.34%) Spring
12 31 (12.35%) OpenID
13 23 (9.16%) HTML5
13 23 (9.16%) Java EE
13 23 (9.16%) RESTful
13 23 (9.16%) XSLT
14 21 (8.37%) JSP
15 18 (7.17%) AngularJS
15 18 (7.17%) J2EE
16 17 (6.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.73%) Computer Science
2 45 (17.93%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (13.94%) Management Information System
4 27 (10.76%) Mobile App
5 23 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (8.37%) PKI
7 9 (3.59%) Cryptography
7 9 (3.59%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.59%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.59%) Smartcard
8 4 (1.59%) User Experience
9 3 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.20%) iPhone
9 3 (1.20%) Mobile Games
9 3 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.20%) Social Network
9 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.80%) Derivative
10 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.80%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.31%) Linux
2 37 (14.74%) Windows
3 27 (10.76%) Unix
4 18 (7.17%) Android
5 11 (4.38%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.99%) Solaris
7 4 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.20%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.40%) VMS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (22.31%) SOA
3 41 (16.33%) Information Security
4 37 (14.74%) OO
5 36 (14.34%) Identity Access Management
5 36 (14.34%) Software Engineering
6 32 (12.75%) MVC
7 31 (12.35%) Presales
8 30 (11.95%) UML
9 27 (10.76%) Penetration Testing
10 24 (9.56%) DevOps
10 24 (9.56%) Mentoring
10 24 (9.56%) Project Management
11 23 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (9.16%) ETL
11 23 (9.16%) Migration
11 23 (9.16%) OOP
12 22 (8.76%) Data Modelling
12 22 (8.76%) TDD
13 20 (7.97%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 133 (52.99%) Java
2 66 (26.29%) SQL
3 51 (20.32%) JavaScript
4 34 (13.55%) C#
5 23 (9.16%) Python
6 20 (7.97%) C
7 17 (6.77%) Shell Script
8 16 (6.37%) Apex Code
8 16 (6.37%) SOQL
8 16 (6.37%) SOSL
9 12 (4.78%) Ruby
10 11 (4.38%) C++
10 11 (4.38%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.59%) PHP
12 8 (3.19%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.79%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.39%) F#
14 6 (2.39%) Scala
15 5 (1.99%) Perl
16 3 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 78 (31.08%) Degree
2 20 (7.97%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.37%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.79%) CISSP
5 6 (2.39%) CISA
5 6 (2.39%) CISM
5 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.39%) PCI QSA
6 5 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.59%) SANS
8 2 (0.80%) ISEB
8 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.80%) PMP
9 1 (0.40%) CCNA
9 1 (0.40%) CCNP
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.40%) OCP
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.97%) QA
2 5 (1.99%) COBIT
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (17.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.38%) Docker
2 11 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.59%) Varnish
4 8 (3.19%) Shibboleth
5 5 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.20%) Corosync
7 1 (0.40%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 22 (8.76%) Puppet
2 17 (6.77%) Ansible
3 13 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.38%) Tivoli
5 10 (3.98%) CloudHub
6 8 (3.19%) HP Fortify
7 7 (2.79%) Salt
8 5 (1.99%) SCCM
9 4 (1.59%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 4 (1.59%) RSA Archer
10 3 (1.20%) Nagios
10 3 (1.20%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 3 (1.20%) OpenAM
10 3 (1.20%) OpenIDM
10 3 (1.20%) OpenView
10 3 (1.20%) Pacemaker
11 1 (0.40%) logstash
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.40%) StatsD
Vendors
1 72 (28.69%) Oracle
2 24 (9.56%) Salesforce.com
3 22 (8.76%) IBM
4 21 (8.37%) Microsoft
5 16 (6.37%) Informatica
6 13 (5.18%) MuleSoft
7 12 (4.78%) Sitecore
8 11 (4.38%) ForgeRock
8 11 (4.38%) VMware
9 10 (3.98%) Dell
10 7 (2.79%) Sun
11 6 (2.39%) FireEye
12 5 (1.99%) Altiris
12 5 (1.99%) Cyber-Ark
12 5 (1.99%) DevExpress
12 5 (1.99%) Google
12 5 (1.99%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.99%) Telerik
13 4 (1.59%) F5
13 4 (1.59%) Talend
Sussex
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
England
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
LV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago