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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 839 846 826
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAML 58 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.040% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.098% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 52
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,300 £66,250 £84,600
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.89%

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
41311 44859 48721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.89% 40.97% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35589 37930 43357
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 December 2014 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 19 December 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 +3 45 £61,250 +11.36% 6
London +28 25 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Berkshire +6 8 £70,000 -12.50% 1
South East +4 8 £70,000 +33.33% 1
City of London +30 6 £67,500 +22.72% 2
East of England -15 6 £56,400 -29.50%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £56,400 -
Cambridge - 4 £56,400 -
South West - 3 - -
Swindon - 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 - -
North West -5 2 - - 1
Warrington - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Ipswich +7 1 £62,500 -
Suffolk +4 1 £62,500 -21.87%
Reading +4 1 £47,500 -40.62% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £70,000 -

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 60 (45.45%) OAuth
2 47 (35.61%) Relational Database
3 46 (34.85%) Java
4 45 (34.09%) SQL
4 45 (34.09%) HTML
5 36 (27.27%) CSS
5 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 35 (26.52%) LDAP
7 33 (25.00%) XML
8 32 (24.24%) REST
8 32 (24.24%) Linux
8 32 (24.24%) Oracle
9 30 (22.73%) Kerberos
10 29 (21.97%) OpenID
11 26 (19.70%) J2EE
11 26 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (19.70%) Finance
11 26 (19.70%) SaaS
12 25 (18.94%) SSL
13 22 (16.67%) QA
13 22 (16.67%) JSON
13 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 22 (16.67%) VMware
13 22 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (15.91%) Computer Science
14 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (15.91%) SOAP
14 21 (15.91%) Web Services
15 20 (15.15%) Spring
15 20 (15.15%) Tomcat

SAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (15.15%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.33%) CMS
3 10 (7.58%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (6.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (3.79%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.79%) iPlanet
6 4 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.03%) JBoss
6 4 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.03%) Lync
7 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.52%) Mule
8 2 (1.52%) IIS
8 2 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) MS Office
1 7 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Project
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (19.70%) SaaS
2 10 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.30%) PaaS
4 6 (4.55%) Office 365
5 5 (3.79%) IaaS
5 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (26.52%) LDAP
2 30 (22.73%) Kerberos
3 25 (18.94%) SSL
4 15 (11.36%) VPN
5 14 (10.61%) Firewall
6 13 (9.85%) Internet
7 12 (9.09%) DNS
8 11 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 10 (7.58%) DHCP
10 9 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (6.06%) HTTP
12 5 (3.79%) SNMP
12 5 (3.79%) SAN
12 5 (3.79%) Network Security
13 3 (2.27%) DMZ
14 2 (1.52%) X.509
14 2 (1.52%) Wireless
14 2 (1.52%) IPsec
14 2 (1.52%) Wireshark
14 2 (1.52%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (35.61%) Relational Database
2 20 (15.15%) MySQL
3 19 (14.39%) RDBMS
4 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.58%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.52%) DB2
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.76%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 19 (14.39%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.88%) JIRA
3 16 (12.12%) Maven
3 16 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 14 (10.61%) JProfiler
4 14 (10.61%) YourKit
5 10 (7.58%) Eclipse
5 10 (7.58%) Subversion
6 8 (6.06%) Visual Studio
7 7 (5.30%) Hudson
7 7 (5.30%) Bugzilla
7 7 (5.30%) CruiseControl
7 7 (5.30%) JUnit
8 2 (1.52%) Ant
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.76%) Selenium
9 1 (0.76%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.76%) Checkstyle
9 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.76%) JMeter
General
1 26 (19.70%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Advertising
2 11 (8.33%) Marketing
3 9 (6.82%) Banking
4 5 (3.79%) Retail
5 3 (2.27%) Publishing
6 2 (1.52%) Billing
6 2 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (33.33%) Consultant
2 34 (25.76%) Architect
3 21 (15.91%) Developer
4 19 (14.39%) Security Architect
5 15 (11.36%) Security Consultant
5 15 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 11 (8.33%) Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Enterprise Architect
7 10 (7.58%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 9 (6.82%) UI Developer
8 9 (6.82%) Applications Architect
8 9 (6.82%) UI Programmer
9 7 (5.30%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.30%) Applications Consultant
10 6 (4.55%) Security Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Implementation Manager
11 5 (3.79%) Implementation Project Manager
11 5 (3.79%) ITSM Consultant
11 5 (3.79%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.79%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (45.45%) OAuth
2 45 (34.09%) HTML
3 36 (27.27%) CSS
4 33 (25.00%) XML
5 32 (24.24%) REST
6 29 (21.97%) OpenID
7 26 (19.70%) J2EE
8 22 (16.67%) JSON
9 21 (15.91%) SOAP
9 21 (15.91%) Web Services
10 20 (15.15%) Spring
11 18 (13.64%) jQuery
12 16 (12.12%) Servlets
13 14 (10.61%) JAXB
13 14 (10.61%) XSD
14 13 (9.85%) Ajax
15 12 (9.09%) Java EE
16 11 (8.33%) RESTful
16 11 (8.33%) Apache Flex
16 11 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.91%) Computer Science
1 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.58%) Cryptography
3 9 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.55%) PKI
5 5 (3.79%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.79%) VLE
5 5 (3.79%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.03%) NHS
6 4 (3.03%) W3C
6 4 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.27%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.52%) PMI
8 2 (1.52%) Biometrics
8 2 (1.52%) Social Media
8 2 (1.52%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.76%) Open Source
9 1 (0.76%) New Media
9 1 (0.76%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.24%) Linux
2 19 (14.39%) UNIX
3 17 (12.88%) Windows
4 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.79%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.27%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.39%) TDD
2 19 (14.39%) TOGAF
2 19 (14.39%) Identity Management
3 18 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 18 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (12.12%) SOA
4 16 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (11.36%) Scrum
6 14 (10.61%) Information Security
6 14 (10.61%) Multithreading
7 13 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.85%) UML
8 11 (8.33%) ITIL
8 11 (8.33%) CRM
8 11 (8.33%) Validation
8 11 (8.33%) BPMN
8 11 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (7.58%) Product Management
9 10 (7.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.85%) Java
2 45 (34.09%) SQL
3 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.85%) PHP
5 12 (9.09%) C#
6 9 (6.82%) C
7 8 (6.06%) Python
7 8 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.06%) C++
8 7 (5.30%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.03%) PHP5
11 2 (1.52%) RPG
11 2 (1.52%) Perl
12 1 (0.76%) Ruby
12 1 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) Degree
2 13 (9.85%) CISSP
3 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.79%) MCSE
4 5 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.27%) ISEB
7 2 (1.52%) MCP
7 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.52%) CISM
7 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.76%) MCTS
8 1 (0.76%) MCITP
8 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.76%) MCSA
8 1 (0.76%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.67%) QA
2 10 (7.58%) SLA
3 5 (3.79%) COBIT
4 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (14.39%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.79%) ISA Server
3 5 (3.79%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.79%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (3.79%) UAG
3 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (3.03%) Snort
4 4 (3.03%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (11.36%) SCCM
2 6 (4.55%) SCOM
3 4 (3.03%) ZENworks
4 2 (1.52%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.76%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.76%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.76%) Puppet
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (24.24%) Oracle
2 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.67%) VMware
3 12 (9.09%) SAP
4 10 (7.58%) IBM
5 9 (6.82%) Sitecore
6 6 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 5 (3.79%) DevExpress
7 5 (3.79%) Altiris
7 5 (3.79%) Citrix
7 5 (3.79%) Novell
8 4 (3.03%) Cisco
8 4 (3.03%) Splunk
8 4 (3.03%) ForgeRock
9 3 (2.27%) MobileIron
9 3 (2.27%) Trustwave
9 3 (2.27%) Juniper
9 3 (2.27%) Mitel
9 3 (2.27%) Websense
9 3 (2.27%) CheckPoint
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Moorgate, London, South East, United Kingdom
Cornerstone OnDemand
Salary: Competitve + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago