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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 803 892 901
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAML 129 86 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.077% 0.074%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 88 67 59
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £38,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £76,500 £71,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%

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
38099 42319 46873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 38.09% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33097 36189 40123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 June 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 June 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 +90 124 £55,000 +4.76% 10
London +31 55 £70,000 +33.33% 3
South East +43 26 £57,500 - 2
Berkshire +24 11 £65,000 -23.52% 1
East of England +28 9 £48,500 +25.97%
West Sussex - 8 £52,500 -
West Midlands -15 7 £70,000 -
Maidenhead +3 6 £65,000 -23.52% 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 - 2
North West - 6 £37,000 - 2
Leeds - 5 £37,500 - 1
South West +23 4 £46,000 -
Reading +21 4 - -
East Midlands +14 4 - -
Nottingham +11 4 - -
Nottinghamshire +8 4 - -
Suffolk - 4 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £49,750 -
Walsall - 4 £75,000 -
Manchester - 4 £35,500 - 1
Haverhill - 4 £55,000 -
Cambridge +11 3 £36,736 -4.58%
Cambridgeshire -3 3 £36,736 -4.58%
Bristol - 3 £70,000 -
Brighton - 3 £49,750 -
Birmingham - 3 £55,000 -
City of London +49 2 £67,500 +50.00%
Burgess Hill - 2 £45,000 -
Norwich - 2 £42,000 -

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 127 (50.60%) Java
2 96 (38.25%) OAuth
3 92 (36.65%) Web Services
4 80 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (31.08%) Degree
6 76 (30.28%) Oracle
7 75 (29.88%) HTML
8 70 (27.89%) SOAP
9 69 (27.49%) SQL
10 68 (27.09%) REST
11 59 (23.51%) LDAP
12 57 (22.71%) SOA
12 57 (22.71%) XML
13 53 (21.12%) Linux
14 47 (18.73%) JavaScript
14 47 (18.73%) SaaS
14 47 (18.73%) JSON
15 46 (18.33%) Finance
16 44 (17.53%) .NET
16 44 (17.53%) Enterprise Software
17 41 (16.33%) Information Security
17 41 (16.33%) Active Directory
17 41 (16.33%) Computer Science
18 40 (15.94%) jQuery
18 40 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
18 40 (15.94%) Identity Access Management
19 37 (14.74%) Software Engineering
20 35 (13.94%) Presales
21 33 (13.15%) Management Information System
22 32 (12.75%) C#

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 25 (9.96%) Tomcat
2 23 (9.16%) Apache
3 15 (5.98%) JBoss
4 13 (5.18%) Oracle Service Bus
5 12 (4.78%) IIS
5 12 (4.78%) iPlanet
5 12 (4.78%) Mule
5 12 (4.78%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.98%) Mule ESB
7 9 (3.59%) nginx
7 9 (3.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (3.19%) CMS
8 8 (3.19%) Confluence
8 8 (3.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.59%) WildFly
11 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.80%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.80%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.59%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 9 (3.59%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.99%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.59%) Radian6
4 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (18.73%) SaaS
2 40 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (7.97%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (7.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (5.58%) Force.com
6 11 (4.38%) PaaS
7 7 (2.79%) GitHub
7 7 (2.79%) IaaS
8 6 (2.39%) Office 365
9 5 (1.99%) Amazon ELB
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%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.20%) Boomi
11 3 (1.20%) Datadog
11 3 (1.20%) iPaaS
11 3 (1.20%) Route 53
12 2 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 59 (23.51%) LDAP
2 27 (10.76%) SSL
3 17 (6.77%) TCP/IP
4 16 (6.37%) HTTP
5 14 (5.58%) Firewall
5 14 (5.58%) Kerberos
6 13 (5.18%) Internet
7 9 (3.59%) DNS
7 9 (3.59%) SNMP
8 6 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.99%) VPN
10 4 (1.59%) Network Security
10 4 (1.59%) X.509
11 3 (1.20%) DHCP
11 3 (1.20%) SAN
12 2 (0.80%) 3GPP
12 2 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.40%) VLAN
13 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.36%) MySQL
3 21 (8.37%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.38%) DB2
5 11 (4.38%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.39%) Big Data
8 5 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.20%) OLTP
10 3 (1.20%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.40%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (11.95%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.16%) Subversion
3 18 (7.17%) JIRA
4 13 (5.18%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.38%) Maven
6 6 (2.39%) Ant
6 6 (2.39%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.99%) JDeveloper
7 5 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.59%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.59%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.59%) Gradle
8 4 (1.59%) Hudson
8 4 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.59%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.20%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.20%) JMeter
9 3 (1.20%) Log4Net
General
1 46 (18.33%) Finance
2 14 (5.58%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.78%) Marketing
4 5 (1.99%) Banking
5 4 (1.59%) Advertising
6 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.20%) Games
6 3 (1.20%) Retail
7 2 (0.80%) Electronics
7 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 79 (31.47%) Architect
2 66 (26.29%) Consultant
3 42 (16.73%) Developer
4 33 (13.15%) Technical Consultant
5 31 (12.35%) Solutions Architect
6 22 (8.76%) Security Engineer
7 19 (7.57%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
7 19 (7.57%) Identity Management Consultant
7 19 (7.57%) Software Consultant
8 17 (6.77%) Migration Consultant
9 16 (6.37%) Management Consultant
10 15 (5.98%) Java Developer
11 13 (5.18%) Security Consultant
12 11 (4.38%) Java Architect
12 11 (4.38%) Technical Architect
13 10 (3.98%) Administrator
13 10 (3.98%) Digital Architect
13 10 (3.98%) MuleSoft Architect
13 10 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
14 9 (3.59%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (38.25%) OAuth
2 92 (36.65%) Web Services
3 75 (29.88%) HTML
4 70 (27.89%) SOAP
5 68 (27.09%) REST
6 57 (22.71%) XML
7 47 (18.73%) JSON
8 44 (17.53%) .NET
9 40 (15.94%) jQuery
10 32 (12.75%) OpenID
11 31 (12.35%) CSS
12 27 (10.76%) Spring
13 24 (9.56%) XSLT
14 23 (9.16%) HTML5
15 21 (8.37%) JSP
15 21 (8.37%) RESTful
16 18 (7.17%) Java EE
17 17 (6.77%) JMS
18 16 (6.37%) Hibernate
18 16 (6.37%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.53%) Enterprise Software
2 41 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 33 (13.15%) Management Information System
4 26 (10.36%) Mobile App
5 25 (9.96%) PKI
6 21 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.98%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.19%) Cryptography
9 6 (2.39%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (2.39%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.59%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.59%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.59%) Smartcard
11 4 (1.59%) User Experience
12 3 (1.20%) Bitcoin
12 3 (1.20%) Cryptocurrency
12 3 (1.20%) Fintech
12 3 (1.20%) Social Network
12 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.12%) Linux
2 32 (12.75%) Windows
3 23 (9.16%) Unix
4 16 (6.37%) Android
5 9 (3.59%) 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
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Debian
10 1 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.71%) SOA
3 41 (16.33%) Information Security
4 40 (15.94%) Identity Access Management
5 37 (14.74%) Software Engineering
6 35 (13.94%) Presales
7 31 (12.35%) OO
8 30 (11.95%) MVC
8 30 (11.95%) UML
9 29 (11.55%) Penetration Testing
10 25 (9.96%) Data Modelling
10 25 (9.96%) Migration
10 25 (9.96%) Project Management
11 24 (9.56%) ETL
12 21 (8.37%) DevOps
12 21 (8.37%) Network Architecture
13 20 (7.97%) Mentoring
13 20 (7.97%) Open Source
13 20 (7.97%) Software Architecture
14 19 (7.57%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (50.60%) Java
2 69 (27.49%) SQL
3 47 (18.73%) JavaScript
4 32 (12.75%) C#
5 20 (7.97%) C
6 18 (7.17%) Python
7 16 (6.37%) Apex Code
7 16 (6.37%) SOQL
7 16 (6.37%) SOSL
8 13 (5.18%) Shell Script
9 11 (4.38%) PHP
10 10 (3.98%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.98%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.39%) C++
12 5 (1.99%) Perl
12 5 (1.99%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.59%) Ruby
14 3 (1.20%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (31.08%) Degree
2 19 (7.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.98%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.59%) CISSP
5 7 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.39%) CISA
6 6 (2.39%) CISM
6 6 (2.39%) PCI QSA
7 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.59%) SANS
9 3 (1.20%) ISSAP
10 2 (0.80%) ISEB
10 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.40%) OCP
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.76%) QA
2 7 (2.79%) COBIT
3 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.59%) Varnish
4 7 (2.79%) Shibboleth
5 6 (2.39%) Docker
6 5 (1.99%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.20%) Corosync
8 1 (0.40%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.40%) Samba
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (7.17%) Puppet
2 15 (5.98%) Ansible
3 10 (3.98%) CloudHub
4 9 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.59%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.79%) HP Fortify
5 7 (2.79%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 7 (2.79%) OpenAM
5 7 (2.79%) OpenIDM
5 7 (2.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (2.79%) SCCM
6 4 (1.59%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.59%) RSA Archer
7 3 (1.20%) Nagios
7 3 (1.20%) OpenView
7 3 (1.20%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.40%) logstash
8 1 (0.40%) Salt
8 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.40%) StatsD
Vendors
1 76 (30.28%) Oracle
2 24 (9.56%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.16%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (7.17%) IBM
5 16 (6.37%) Informatica
6 13 (5.18%) ForgeRock
6 13 (5.18%) MuleSoft
7 11 (4.38%) VMware
8 10 (3.98%) Dell
9 9 (3.59%) Sitecore
10 8 (3.19%) Novell
11 7 (2.79%) Altiris
11 7 (2.79%) DevExpress
11 7 (2.79%) NetIQ
11 7 (2.79%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.79%) Sun
12 6 (2.39%) FireEye
13 5 (1.99%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.59%) Cognizant
14 4 (1.59%) HP
Maidenhead, Berkshire
William Alexander Recruitment Ltd
Salary: bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
England
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits / enthronement
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 80k per year
Posted: 4 days ago