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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 793 849 822
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAML 79 75 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.063% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 55 39 50
Average salary £65,000 £51,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.82% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,600 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+36.84% +23.37%

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
41527 47368 44437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 40.01% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35388 40174 38705
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,925
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 May 2015 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 6 May 2015. 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 +28 79 £65,000 +30.00% 18
London +30 55 £66,250 +26.19% 7
South East +13 13 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Berkshire -3 9 £70,000 +40.00% 1
City of London +19 8 £57,500 +12.19% 1
Maidenhead - 7 £70,000 -
East of England +19 3 £38,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +17 3 £38,500 - 3
Hampshire +2 3 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Canary Wharf - 3 £62,500 -
Dorset -6 2 - -
Bournemouth -12 2 - -
South West -14 2 - - 1
North West - 2 - - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Reading -15 1 £50,000 -28.57% 1
York - 1 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £37,500 - 1
Northampton - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 109 (63.37%) OAuth
2 81 (47.09%) Java
3 67 (38.95%) SQL
4 65 (37.79%) Spring
5 54 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (31.40%) Oracle
6 49 (28.49%) OpenID
7 48 (27.91%) Web Services
8 47 (27.33%) JSON
9 46 (26.74%) Linux
10 45 (26.16%) Git (software)
11 44 (25.58%) Degree
11 44 (25.58%) Java EE
12 43 (25.00%) SOAP
13 42 (24.42%) XML
13 42 (24.42%) Finance
14 41 (23.84%) HTML
15 40 (23.26%) JavaScript
16 39 (22.67%) Relational Database
17 37 (21.51%) REST
18 36 (20.93%) Subversion
19 35 (20.35%) CSS
20 34 (19.77%) RDBMS
20 34 (19.77%) Windows
21 33 (19.19%) UML
21 33 (19.19%) Software Engineering
21 33 (19.19%) jQuery
22 32 (18.60%) SSL
23 31 (18.02%) IBM
23 31 (18.02%) Microsoft

SAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 27 (15.70%) Oracle Service Bus
2 23 (13.37%) CMS
2 23 (13.37%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (11.63%) Tomcat
4 15 (8.72%) WebSphere
5 14 (8.14%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.81%) Lync
7 9 (5.23%) Mule
8 8 (4.65%) Confluence
8 8 (4.65%) JBoss
9 7 (4.07%) Apache
9 7 (4.07%) IIS
9 7 (4.07%) MS Exchange
10 6 (3.49%) Apache Solr
11 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (2.33%) WebLogic
11 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.49%) MS Office
3 3 (1.74%) MS Project
3 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (15.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (11.63%) SaaS
3 16 (9.30%) PaaS
4 11 (6.40%) IaaS
5 5 (2.91%) Google Apps
5 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.33%) Office 365
7 2 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.60%) SSL
2 31 (18.02%) Kerberos
3 27 (15.70%) HTTP
4 19 (11.05%) LDAP
5 13 (7.56%) DNS
5 13 (7.56%) Network Security
6 11 (6.40%) Firewall
7 10 (5.81%) TCP/IP
8 9 (5.23%) SAN
9 7 (4.07%) Internet
9 7 (4.07%) SMTP
9 7 (4.07%) DHCP
9 7 (4.07%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (3.49%) HTTPS
11 4 (2.33%) FTP
11 4 (2.33%) IMAP
12 3 (1.74%) SNMP
13 2 (1.16%) VPN
13 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.16%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.67%) Relational Database
2 34 (19.77%) RDBMS
3 14 (8.14%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.23%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.65%) MySQL
6 6 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.91%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.74%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.74%) DB2
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.16%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.58%) Big Data
10 1 (0.58%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (26.16%) Git (software)
2 36 (20.93%) Subversion
3 27 (15.70%) Maven
4 17 (9.88%) JIRA
5 16 (9.30%) Ant
6 11 (6.40%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (4.07%) JUnit
8 6 (3.49%) Gradle
9 4 (2.33%) YourKit
9 4 (2.33%) JProfiler
10 3 (1.74%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.16%) Mockito
12 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.58%) Grunt
12 1 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.58%) JSHint
12 1 (0.58%) Bower
12 1 (0.58%) JDeveloper
12 1 (0.58%) JMeter
General
1 42 (24.42%) Finance
2 15 (8.72%) Advertising
3 13 (7.56%) Marketing
4 9 (5.23%) Banking
5 5 (2.91%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Billing
6 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (28.49%) Architect
2 35 (20.35%) Consultant
3 25 (14.53%) Developer
4 20 (11.63%) Analyst
5 17 (9.88%) Applications Architect
6 16 (9.30%) Java Developer
7 13 (7.56%) Security Analyst
8 8 (4.65%) Security Consultant
8 8 (4.65%) Security Architect
8 8 (4.65%) Senior Architect
9 7 (4.07%) Security Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) Operations Analyst
9 7 (4.07%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.07%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.07%) Security Operations Analyst
10 6 (3.49%) Digital Architect
10 6 (3.49%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (3.49%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 6 (3.49%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (63.37%) OAuth
2 65 (37.79%) Spring
3 49 (28.49%) OpenID
4 48 (27.91%) Web Services
5 47 (27.33%) JSON
6 44 (25.58%) Java EE
7 43 (25.00%) SOAP
8 42 (24.42%) XML
9 41 (23.84%) HTML
10 37 (21.51%) REST
11 35 (20.35%) CSS
12 33 (19.19%) jQuery
13 30 (17.44%) J2EE
14 27 (15.70%) RESTful
15 26 (15.12%) Play Framework
15 26 (15.12%) Ajax
16 22 (12.79%) JSP
17 19 (11.05%) Servlets
18 14 (8.14%) XSLT
19 12 (6.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.12%) Computer Science
2 23 (13.37%) Management Information System
3 19 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.72%) Data Structures
4 15 (8.72%) Algorithms
5 12 (6.98%) Replication
5 12 (6.98%) PKI
6 10 (5.81%) Mobile App
6 10 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (5.23%) Open Source
8 6 (3.49%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.91%) NHS
10 4 (2.33%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.74%) SecurID
11 3 (1.74%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.74%) FMCG
12 2 (1.16%) Mainframe
12 2 (1.16%) Clustering
12 2 (1.16%) BYOD
12 2 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (26.74%) Linux
2 34 (19.77%) Windows
3 24 (13.95%) UNIX
4 15 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.23%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.23%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.16%) zOS
7 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.19%) UML
2 33 (19.19%) Software Engineering
3 30 (17.44%) CRM
4 29 (16.86%) TDD
5 28 (16.28%) SOA
6 27 (15.70%) BPEL
7 24 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (13.37%) Integration Testing
9 22 (12.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 21 (12.21%) Validation
10 21 (12.21%) Migration
11 20 (11.63%) Scrum
11 20 (11.63%) Multithreading
12 19 (11.05%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (10.47%) Information Security
14 16 (9.30%) E-Commerce
14 16 (9.30%) Waterfall
15 15 (8.72%) MVC
16 14 (8.14%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.09%) Java
2 67 (38.95%) SQL
3 40 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.30%) Shell Script
5 12 (6.98%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.23%) Perl
7 6 (3.49%) C
8 5 (2.91%) C#
9 3 (1.74%) Scala
9 3 (1.74%) VBScript
9 3 (1.74%) Python
10 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.16%) RPG
10 2 (1.16%) R
10 2 (1.16%) C++
11 1 (0.58%) XPath
11 1 (0.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (25.58%) Degree
2 18 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.98%) MCSE
3 12 (6.98%) CISSP
4 8 (4.65%) MCITP
5 7 (4.07%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.49%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.49%) MCP
7 5 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.33%) MCTS
9 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.16%) MCDBA
10 2 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (1.16%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.16%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.21%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.40%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.49%) Snort
5 5 (2.91%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.91%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (2.33%) UAG
6 4 (2.33%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (2.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.16%) vSphere
7 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.16%) vCloud
8 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (10.47%) SCCM
2 12 (6.98%) SCOM
3 6 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.91%) ZENworks
5 4 (2.33%) Puppet
6 2 (1.16%) StatsD
6 2 (1.16%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.58%) Nagios
7 1 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.58%) Cacti
7 1 (0.58%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.58%) logstash
7 1 (0.58%) Graphite
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 54 (31.40%) Oracle
2 31 (18.02%) IBM
2 31 (18.02%) Microsoft
3 23 (13.37%) Sitecore
4 11 (6.40%) VMware
5 9 (5.23%) Cisco
6 8 (4.65%) SolarWinds
7 7 (4.07%) Splunk
7 7 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.49%) Citrix
8 6 (3.49%) SAP
8 6 (3.49%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.91%) Assembla
9 5 (2.91%) Google
9 5 (2.91%) Novell
10 3 (1.74%) Juniper
10 3 (1.74%) Sybase
10 3 (1.74%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.74%) Mitel
10 3 (1.74%) Websense
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Scotland
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South West
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East Midlands
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North West
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South East
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Etc
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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London
John Whelan Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
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Salary: Competitive
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