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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet2 Shibboleth
Rank 895 891 880
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Shibboleth 4 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.016% 0.001%
As % of the System Software category 0.034% 0.15% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 1
Average salary £38,436 £37,309 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.02% -12.21%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -

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
11901 12665 10664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.72% 10.88% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9959 10446 9090
Average salary £40,000 £40,325 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.80% -5.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 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 1 September 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 +7 4 £38,436 +3.02%
London -13 3 £36,468 -2.25%
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £42,500 -

Shibboleth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SAML
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Agresso
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL

Shibboleth
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Squid
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft