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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 848 848 897
Rank change year-on-year
0 +49
Permanent jobs citing SAML 103 93 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.089% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 68 42
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £83,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.00%

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
38577 38855 42646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 37.16% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33292 33449 35638
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

SAML Salary Histogram in the UK

SAML
Top 25 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 5 February 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
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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 +36 100 £65,000 +4.00% 14
London +22 56 £67,500 +8.00% 2
South East -6 26 £55,000 -24.13% 6
Berkshire -4 16 £80,000 +6.66% 1
City of London +56 9 £45,000 -30.76% 1
South West -2 8 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Maidenhead -4 6 £60,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £47,250 - 1
Bristol - 5 £52,500 - 1
Aylesbury - 5 £47,000 -
Slough - 4 - -
Hampshire +13 3 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Wiltshire +8 3 - - 1
East of England -1 3 £54,750 -2.92% 1
Swindon - 3 - - 1
West Midlands -14 2 £58,500 -
Fareham - 2 £65,000 -
Docklands, London +18 1 - -
Cambridge -4 1 £44,500 -21.09%
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £44,500 -21.09%
Birmingham -8 1 £70,000 -
Suffolk -11 1 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Norfolk - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 92 (63.89%) Java
2 66 (45.83%) HTML
2 66 (45.83%) XML
3 59 (40.97%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (40.28%) JavaScript
5 56 (38.89%) Web Services
6 50 (34.72%) Oracle
7 47 (32.64%) SQL
8 46 (31.94%) OAuth
9 43 (29.86%) XSLT
9 43 (29.86%) SOAP
10 40 (27.78%) LDAP
11 39 (27.08%) Linux
12 37 (25.69%) CSS
12 37 (25.69%) Unix
12 37 (25.69%) Subversion
13 36 (25.00%) Tomcat
14 35 (24.31%) Finance
14 35 (24.31%) Identity Access Management
15 34 (23.61%) Degree
16 33 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
16 33 (22.92%) UML
17 31 (21.53%) Spring
17 31 (21.53%) HTML5
17 31 (21.53%) jQuery
18 30 (20.83%) J2EE
18 30 (20.83%) Presales
19 28 (19.44%) SOA
20 27 (18.75%) SSL
20 27 (18.75%) Windows

SAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 21 (14.58%) Confluence
3 18 (12.50%) Apache Solr
4 15 (10.42%) Apache
5 10 (6.94%) IIS
5 10 (6.94%) JBoss
5 10 (6.94%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (5.56%) WildFly
7 6 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.78%) CMS
8 4 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (2.78%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.08%) iPlanet
9 3 (2.08%) Liferay
10 2 (1.39%) CICS
10 2 (1.39%) Mule
10 2 (1.39%) Node.js
10 2 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.81%) SaaS
3 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.17%) GitHub
4 6 (4.17%) PaaS
5 4 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.78%) IaaS
6 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.39%) Boomi
7 2 (1.39%) Google Apps
7 2 (1.39%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.39%) Office 365
8 1 (0.69%) Datadog
8 1 (0.69%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 40 (27.78%) LDAP
2 27 (18.75%) SSL
3 14 (9.72%) Kerberos
4 12 (8.33%) HTTP
5 7 (4.86%) Internet
5 7 (4.86%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.47%) Network Security
6 5 (3.47%) VPN
7 4 (2.78%) SNMP
8 3 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (2.08%) X.509
9 2 (1.39%) DNS
9 2 (1.39%) Firewall
9 2 (1.39%) LAN
9 2 (1.39%) SAN
9 2 (1.39%) VLAN
9 2 (1.39%) WAN
9 2 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.39%) Wireless
10 1 (0.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.97%) PostgreSQL
1 23 (15.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.11%) MySQL
3 14 (9.72%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.39%) OLTP
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.69%) Big Data
8 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.69%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.69%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 37 (25.69%) Subversion
2 26 (18.06%) JIRA
3 23 (15.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 20 (13.89%) Git (software)
5 8 (5.56%) Maven
6 5 (3.47%) Ant
6 5 (3.47%) Gradle
6 5 (3.47%) JDeveloper
7 4 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.08%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.39%) JUnit
9 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.69%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.69%) GitLab
10 1 (0.69%) gulp
10 1 (0.69%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.69%) JMeter
10 1 (0.69%) Log4Net
10 1 (0.69%) NUnit
General
1 35 (24.31%) Finance
2 14 (9.72%) Marketing
3 13 (9.03%) Retail
4 10 (6.94%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 49 (34.03%) Architect
2 32 (22.22%) Consultant
3 28 (19.44%) Developer
4 26 (18.06%) Technical Architect
5 23 (15.97%) Technical Consultant
6 22 (15.28%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (13.19%) Java Developer
8 14 (9.72%) Migration Consultant
8 14 (9.72%) Software Consultant
9 13 (9.03%) Programmer
10 12 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
10 12 (8.33%) J2EE Programmer
10 12 (8.33%) Java Architect
10 12 (8.33%) Java Engineer
10 12 (8.33%) Java Programmer
10 12 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 12 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 11 (7.64%) Lead Architect
11 11 (7.64%) Technical Leader
12 10 (6.94%) Identity Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (45.83%) HTML
1 66 (45.83%) XML
2 56 (38.89%) Web Services
3 46 (31.94%) OAuth
4 43 (29.86%) SOAP
4 43 (29.86%) XSLT
5 37 (25.69%) CSS
6 31 (21.53%) HTML5
6 31 (21.53%) jQuery
6 31 (21.53%) Spring
7 30 (20.83%) J2EE
8 27 (18.75%) CSS3
8 27 (18.75%) Hibernate
9 24 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 22 (15.28%) JSP
10 22 (15.28%) REST
11 21 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (12.50%) Java EE
13 16 (11.11%) JSON
13 16 (11.11%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.58%) PKI
2 18 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.25%) DataPower
4 9 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.86%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.78%) Bitcoin
6 4 (2.78%) CESG
6 4 (2.78%) Cryptocurrency
6 4 (2.78%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.78%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.78%) Fintech
6 4 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.78%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.08%) NHS
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (27.08%) Linux
2 37 (25.69%) Unix
3 27 (18.75%) Windows
4 5 (3.47%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.78%) Android
5 4 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.39%) CentOS
7 2 (1.39%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.69%) Debian
8 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.97%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.31%) Identity Access Management
3 33 (22.92%) UML
4 30 (20.83%) Presales
5 28 (19.44%) SOA
6 21 (14.58%) E-Commerce
7 20 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (13.19%) Migration
9 18 (12.50%) Software Architecture
9 18 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 17 (11.81%) DevOps
11 15 (10.42%) Information Security
11 15 (10.42%) OO
11 15 (10.42%) Wealth Management
12 14 (9.72%) TOGAF
13 13 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (9.03%) Front End Development
13 13 (9.03%) Identity Management
14 10 (6.94%) API Design
14 10 (6.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 92 (63.89%) Java
2 58 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 47 (32.64%) SQL
4 17 (11.81%) C#
5 10 (6.94%) C
6 7 (4.86%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.17%) PHP
8 4 (2.78%) C++
8 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.08%) Python
9 3 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.39%) Perl
10 2 (1.39%) XPath
11 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.69%) ES6
11 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.69%) VBScript
11 1 (0.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 34 (23.61%) Degree
2 7 (4.86%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) CISSP
4 4 (2.78%) ISSAP
5 3 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CCNP
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CISM
7 1 (0.69%) OCP
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.64%) QA
2 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.17%) Docker
3 4 (2.78%) Samba
4 3 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.39%) Shibboleth
5 2 (1.39%) vSphere
6 1 (0.69%) Ceph
6 1 (0.69%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.69%) iptables
6 1 (0.69%) LXC
6 1 (0.69%) NFS
6 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.56%) Puppet
2 6 (4.17%) Ansible
2 6 (4.17%) Novell Identity Manager
2 6 (4.17%) OpenAM
2 6 (4.17%) OpenIDM
2 6 (4.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (2.78%) SCCM
3 4 (2.78%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.39%) CloudHub
4 2 (1.39%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.39%) Nagios
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.69%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.69%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.69%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.69%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.69%) Salt
5 1 (0.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 50 (34.72%) Oracle
2 18 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 16 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 13 (9.03%) ForgeRock
5 10 (6.94%) CA
5 10 (6.94%) IBM
6 8 (5.56%) NetIQ
7 6 (4.17%) Novell
7 6 (4.17%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.78%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.78%) MuleSoft
8 4 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.78%) VMware
9 3 (2.08%) Altiris
9 3 (2.08%) Cognizant
9 3 (2.08%) Dell
9 3 (2.08%) DevExpress
9 3 (2.08%) Siebel
10 2 (1.39%) Google
10 2 (1.39%) Meraki
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Great Salary and Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Staines
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Staines
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago