The table below looks at the statistics for Shibboleth skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shibboleth over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet2 Shibboleth
Rank 885 879 883
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Shibboleth 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the System Software category 0.086% 0.018% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £38,436 £30,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12861 11277 11976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.28% 10.37% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10803 9490 10274
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Shibboleth
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Shibboleth within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Shibboleth Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Shibboleth
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shibboleth within the UK.

Shibboleth Salary Trend in the UK

Shibboleth
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shibboleth within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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 -1 11 £38,436 +28.12%
London - 9 £38,436 -
York - 2 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -

Shibboleth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth.

1 23 (95.83%) PHP
1 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 22 (91.67%) CSS
2 22 (91.67%) Linux
3 21 (87.50%) LDAP
4 20 (83.33%) SSH
5 18 (75.00%) CentOS
5 18 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (75.00%) Moodle
5 18 (75.00%) Perl
5 18 (75.00%) MySQL
6 17 (70.83%) Ethernet
6 17 (70.83%) Data Modelling
6 17 (70.83%) E-Learning
6 17 (70.83%) VLE
6 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
6 17 (70.83%) Learning Management System
6 17 (70.83%) Regular Expression
6 17 (70.83%) sed
7 13 (54.17%) Apache
8 10 (41.67%) LAMP
8 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
8 10 (41.67%) Ajax
8 10 (41.67%) jQuery
9 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
9 9 (37.50%) Project Management
10 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (33.33%) Zend
10 8 (33.33%) Web Development

Shibboleth
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (75.00%) Moodle
2 13 (54.17%) Apache
3 7 (29.17%) IIS
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
4 5 (20.83%) CMS
5 3 (12.50%) WordPress
5 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) LDAP
2 20 (83.33%) SSH
3 17 (70.83%) Ethernet
4 3 (12.50%) SSL
4 3 (12.50%) Intranet
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) HTTP
5 2 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless
6 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
1 17 (70.83%) Development Analyst
2 15 (62.50%) Systems Development Analyst
2 15 (62.50%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Web Designer
3 2 (8.33%) Web Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Designer
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Webmaster
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) HTML
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
2 17 (70.83%) Regular Expression
3 10 (41.67%) jQuery
3 10 (41.67%) LAMP
3 10 (41.67%) Ajax
4 3 (12.50%) XHTML
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) E-Learning
1 17 (70.83%) VLE
1 17 (70.83%) Learning Management System
2 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) CentOS
2 18 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Data Modelling
2 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (12.50%) Content Management
5 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) PHP
1 23 (95.83%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) Perl
3 17 (70.83%) sed
4 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Zend
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Adobe
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Altiris
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat