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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 256 305
Rank change year-on-year +31 +49  
Permanent jobs citing SAML 10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.032% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.076% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Median salary £60,750 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

SAML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1994 2629 3643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.31% 41.41% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 2370 3186
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing SAML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAML in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 7 (50.00%) Web Services
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) OAuth
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) PaaS
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) XMPP
4 4 (28.57%) PKI
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (28.57%) REST
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (28.57%) IaaS
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) IT Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript

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 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
1 1 (7.14%) Jetty
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) IaaS
1 4 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Force.com
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) TACACS
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
4 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) HBase
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Architect
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Application Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) CyberArk Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) OAuth
3 4 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) XMPP
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) OpenID
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) SailPoint
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Visualforce
5 2 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) cXML
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) XSD
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) BYOD
4 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) IT Strategy
2 3 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 2 (14.29%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Data Encryption
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) SOQL
4 2 (14.29%) SOSL
5 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.14%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) CA
4 2 (14.29%) CyberArk
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 2 (14.29%) Informatica
4 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 1 (7.14%) Ariba
5 1 (7.14%) Concur
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) SAP