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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 826 851 822
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing SAML 89 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.069% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 58 60
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% -6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,450 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
41166 45562 43375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.56% 38.91% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35150 38728 37532
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 £62,000 £65,000
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 30 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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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 +40 82 £52,500 -4.54% 7
London +31 44 £52,500 - 6
South East +7 16 £56,250 -6.25%
City of London +37 14 £50,000 -13.04%
East of England +7 11 £38,500 -40.76%
Cambridgeshire +19 10 £38,500 -
Berkshire +12 6 £72,500 -6.45%
Hampshire +8 5 £60,000 -7.69%
East Midlands - 5 £80,000 - 1
Surrey +19 4 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £82,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £82,500 - 1
Dorset +7 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £37,500 -7.40%
Bournemouth 0 3 - -
Milton Keynes -8 3 £37,500 -7.40%
South West -15 3 - -
Croydon - 3 - -
Cambridge +10 2 £38,500 -
Canary Wharf +8 2 £70,000 +55.55%
Maidenhead - 2 £85,000 -
Reading - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £65,000 -
Scotland +9 1 £35,000 -
Edinburgh +2 1 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Fareham - 1 £52,500 -
Watford - 1 £45,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 89 (54.27%) Java
2 83 (50.61%) Web Services
3 82 (50.00%) OAuth
4 75 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (41.46%) XML
6 66 (40.24%) Spring
7 59 (35.98%) Linux
8 52 (31.71%) Degree
9 50 (30.49%) SQL
10 48 (29.27%) JavaScript
11 45 (27.44%) HTML
12 44 (26.83%) Subversion
13 41 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
14 40 (24.39%) OpenID
14 40 (24.39%) CSS
14 40 (24.39%) UNIX
15 39 (23.78%) LDAP
16 38 (23.17%) Information Security
16 38 (23.17%) Management Information System
17 37 (22.56%) SOAP
17 37 (22.56%) Oracle
18 35 (21.34%) Windows
18 35 (21.34%) jQuery
19 34 (20.73%) JSON
19 34 (20.73%) J2EE
19 34 (20.73%) REST
20 33 (20.12%) XSLT
21 31 (18.90%) Tomcat
22 30 (18.29%) Java EE
22 30 (18.29%) Finance

SAML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 31 (18.90%) Tomcat
2 26 (15.85%) Apache Solr
3 25 (15.24%) Confluence
4 16 (9.76%) IIS
5 13 (7.93%) Lync
6 12 (7.32%) Apache
7 10 (6.10%) WebLogic
7 10 (6.10%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (5.49%) WebSphere
8 9 (5.49%) SharePoint
9 7 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (3.66%) Mule
10 6 (3.66%) JBoss
11 5 (3.05%) CMS
11 5 (3.05%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.22%) MS Exchange
12 2 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.27%) MS Office
3 4 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.61%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.61%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.83%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 41 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (10.98%) SaaS
3 16 (9.76%) PaaS
4 11 (6.71%) IaaS
5 5 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.83%) Office 365
7 3 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.61%) Heroku
8 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.61%) Yammer
8 1 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.78%) LDAP
2 22 (13.41%) HTTP
2 22 (13.41%) Internet
3 20 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 18 (10.98%) Kerberos
5 17 (10.37%) SSL
6 16 (9.76%) DNS
7 12 (7.32%) SNMP
8 11 (6.71%) SMTP
8 11 (6.71%) Network Security
9 10 (6.10%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (3.66%) VPN
10 6 (3.66%) SAN
11 5 (3.05%) Firewall
12 4 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.83%) HTTPS
13 3 (1.83%) DHCP
13 3 (1.83%) LAN
13 3 (1.83%) WAN
14 2 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.24%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 15 (9.15%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.93%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.93%) RDBMS
5 11 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.49%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.27%) MySQL
8 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.44%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.83%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.83%) JasperReports
11 2 (1.22%) DB2
12 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 44 (26.83%) Subversion
2 29 (17.68%) JIRA
3 27 (16.46%) Git (software)
4 26 (15.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 23 (14.02%) Maven
6 16 (9.76%) Ant
7 7 (4.27%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.83%) Grunt
8 3 (1.83%) Gradle
9 2 (1.22%) JMeter
9 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.22%) Hudson
10 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.61%) JUnit
10 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.61%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 30 (18.29%) Finance
2 13 (7.93%) Marketing
3 10 (6.10%) Banking
4 6 (3.66%) Retail
5 2 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (27.44%) Developer
2 33 (20.12%) Architect
3 29 (17.68%) Java Developer
4 24 (14.63%) Consultant
5 15 (9.15%) Analyst
6 14 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.71%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (6.71%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.71%) J2EE Developer
8 10 (6.10%) Software Engineer
8 10 (6.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (6.10%) Senior Architect
9 8 (4.88%) Management Consultant
9 8 (4.88%) Programmer
9 8 (4.88%) Java Programmer
10 7 (4.27%) Operations Analyst
10 7 (4.27%) Security Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Security Analyst
10 7 (4.27%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (50.61%) Web Services
2 82 (50.00%) OAuth
3 68 (41.46%) XML
4 66 (40.24%) Spring
5 45 (27.44%) HTML
6 40 (24.39%) CSS
6 40 (24.39%) OpenID
7 37 (22.56%) SOAP
8 35 (21.34%) jQuery
9 34 (20.73%) JSON
9 34 (20.73%) REST
9 34 (20.73%) J2EE
10 33 (20.12%) XSLT
11 30 (18.29%) Java EE
12 29 (17.68%) AngularJS
13 28 (17.07%) CSS3
13 28 (17.07%) Hibernate
13 28 (17.07%) JSP
14 26 (15.85%) HTML5
15 25 (15.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.17%) Management Information System
2 25 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (13.41%) Computer Science
4 17 (10.37%) Data Structures
4 17 (10.37%) Algorithms
5 16 (9.76%) Replication
6 12 (7.32%) FMCG
6 12 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (6.71%) SecurID
7 11 (6.71%) PKI
8 10 (6.10%) Mobile App
9 5 (3.05%) Private Cloud
10 4 (2.44%) Data Centre
10 4 (2.44%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.83%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.83%) Public Cloud
12 2 (1.22%) BYOD
12 2 (1.22%) Cryptography
12 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 59 (35.98%) Linux
2 40 (24.39%) UNIX
3 35 (21.34%) Windows
4 8 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.66%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.44%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.44%) zOS
7 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (23.17%) Information Security
3 28 (17.07%) UML
4 27 (16.46%) Change Management
5 25 (15.24%) Asset Management
6 21 (12.80%) Multithreading
6 21 (12.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (12.80%) SOA
7 20 (12.20%) Scrum
8 19 (11.59%) ITIL
8 19 (11.59%) Software Engineering
9 18 (10.98%) Mentoring
10 16 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (9.76%) Identity Management
10 16 (9.76%) MVC
11 15 (9.15%) Migration
12 14 (8.54%) E-Commerce
13 13 (7.93%) Project Management
14 12 (7.32%) Product Management
14 12 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 89 (54.27%) Java
2 50 (30.49%) SQL
3 48 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 18 (10.98%) Shell Script
5 16 (9.76%) C#
6 15 (9.15%) PowerShell
6 15 (9.15%) Perl
7 13 (7.93%) C
8 12 (7.32%) Scala
9 11 (6.71%) VBScript
10 5 (3.05%) C++
11 4 (2.44%) R
11 4 (2.44%) Python
12 2 (1.22%) XPath
13 1 (0.61%) XQuery
13 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (31.71%) Degree
2 17 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.93%) CISSP
4 10 (6.10%) Security Cleared
5 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.66%) MCSE
7 4 (2.44%) MCITP
7 4 (2.44%) CISM
8 3 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.22%) GCIH
9 2 (1.22%) MCP
10 1 (0.61%) HND
10 1 (0.61%) CCNP
10 1 (0.61%) CCNA
10 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.61%) CISA
10 1 (0.61%) CEH
10 1 (0.61%) MCTS
10 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.88%) QA
2 3 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.83%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.83%) UAG
4 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.61%) vCloud
5 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (4.88%) SCCM
1 8 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.27%) SCOM
3 4 (2.44%) StatsD
4 3 (1.83%) OpenSSO
5 2 (1.22%) Puppet
5 2 (1.22%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.61%) Nagios
6 1 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.61%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.61%) Cacti
6 1 (0.61%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.61%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.61%) logstash
6 1 (0.61%) Graphite
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (22.56%) Oracle
2 29 (17.68%) Microsoft
3 25 (15.24%) Atlassian
4 17 (10.37%) IBM
5 6 (3.66%) Sitecore
6 5 (3.05%) New Relic
6 5 (3.05%) ForgeRock
6 5 (3.05%) VMware
7 4 (2.44%) Cisco
7 4 (2.44%) Twitter
7 4 (2.44%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.83%) Splunk
8 3 (1.83%) Aveksa
8 3 (1.83%) Assembla
8 3 (1.83%) Sybase
8 3 (1.83%) SAP
8 3 (1.83%) Sun
8 3 (1.83%) BEA
9 2 (1.22%) Citrix
9 2 (1.22%) Capita
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