Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAML over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 350 402
Rank change year-on-year +42 +52 +60
Permanent jobs citing SAML 18 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.026% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.063% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 22
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +45.00% -25.93%
10th Percentile £50,625 £68,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £83,125 £77,000 £72,250
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -25.93%

SAML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4094 4795 6179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.07% 41.25% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3684 4425 5356
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £86,125
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAML in the City of London

SAML
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAML in the City of London.

Salary trend for SAML in the City of London

SAML
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAML in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAML in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAML.

1 14 (77.78%) OAuth
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) OpenID
4 8 (44.44%) Security Architecture
4 8 (44.44%) CyberArk
4 8 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) LDAP
6 6 (33.33%) MySQL
6 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 5 (27.78%) COBIT
7 5 (27.78%) SailPoint
7 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (27.78%) CA
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Information Security
8 4 (22.22%) AppScan
8 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (22.22%) PKI
8 4 (22.22%) IBM
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) J2EE
8 4 (22.22%) IIS
8 4 (22.22%) Apple
8 4 (22.22%) Apache

SAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) IaaS
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (11.11%) CloudFront
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) LDAP
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) TACACS
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) AppScan
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) IAM Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Application Security Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Applications Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Identity Management Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Management Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) OAuth
2 8 (44.44%) OpenID
3 5 (27.78%) SailPoint
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) J2EE
4 4 (22.22%) OAuth2
5 3 (16.67%) XMPP
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) JSP
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) PKI
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Android
1 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Identity Access Management
1 8 (44.44%) Security Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security
3 4 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 4 (22.22%) OWASP
3 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Android Development
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Presales
5 2 (11.11%) Secure Coding
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) COBIT
2 3 (16.67%) GDPR
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.11%) Packer
2 2 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) CyberArk
4 5 (27.78%) CA
5 4 (22.22%) Apple
5 4 (22.22%) IBM
5 4 (22.22%) Xamarin
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) ForgeRock
6 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (11.11%) Cylance
7 2 (11.11%) F5
7 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
7 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
7 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow