Period
to 27 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Single Sign-On skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Single Sign-On over the 6 months to 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 536 743 855
Rank change year-on-year +207 +112 +36
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 135 316 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.78% 1.93% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 123 222 248
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -6.78% -1.67%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,750 £40,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £80,950 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -5.98% -

Single Sign-On is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,574 16,405 16,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.68% 13.06% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6,234 12,564 12,950
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +3.77%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Single Sign-On as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in England

Single Sign-On
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Single Sign-On in England.

Salary trend for Single Sign-On in England

Single Sign-On
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Single Sign-On in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Single Sign-On in England

Single Sign-On
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Single Sign-On within the England region over the 6 months to 27 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +240 88 £70,000 +7.69% 25
South East +139 18 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Midlands +117 18 £55,000 +22.22% 5
West Midlands +87 13 £59,500 +13.33% 2
North of England +116 9 £45,500 -16.49% 6
Yorkshire +127 5 £37,500 -40.00% 1
East Midlands +85 5 £42,500 +2.41% 3
North West +95 4 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East of England +111 1 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South West +108 1 £47,500 +22.58% 1
Single Sign-On
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, IT jobs citing Single Sign-On also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 75 (55.56%) Azure
2 65 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 57 (42.22%) Windows
4 56 (41.48%) AWS
5 53 (39.26%) Microsoft
6 38 (28.15%) OAuth
7 37 (27.41%) Office 365
8 36 (26.67%) IaaS
8 36 (26.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 34 (25.19%) Microservices
10 33 (24.44%) Microsoft Intune
10 33 (24.44%) PaaS
10 33 (24.44%) PowerShell
11 32 (23.70%) SaaS
11 32 (23.70%) DevOps
11 32 (23.70%) Identity Access Management
11 32 (23.70%) Web Services
12 30 (22.22%) DNS
13 29 (21.48%) B2B
14 28 (20.74%) Python
14 28 (20.74%) SAML
15 27 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
15 27 (20.00%) Java
15 27 (20.00%) Kubernetes
16 26 (19.26%) Scrum
17 25 (18.52%) SAP
17 25 (18.52%) Cisco
17 25 (18.52%) Windows 10
18 24 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (17.04%) OpenID

Single Sign-On
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 20 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (11.85%) IIS
3 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.96%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.22%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.48%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.48%) FileNet
6 2 (1.48%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.74%) Apache
7 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (14.81%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (2.22%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.74%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 75 (55.56%) Azure
2 56 (41.48%) AWS
3 37 (27.41%) Office 365
4 36 (26.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 36 (26.67%) IaaS
5 33 (24.44%) PaaS
6 32 (23.70%) SaaS
7 20 (14.81%) Akamai
7 20 (14.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 14 (10.37%) Mimecast
9 9 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (5.93%) GCP
11 6 (4.44%) OneDrive
12 5 (3.70%) npm
13 4 (2.96%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 2 (1.48%) AWS CloudTrail
14 2 (1.48%) Power Platform
14 2 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (0.74%) HP Helion
15 1 (0.74%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.22%) DNS
2 15 (11.11%) WAN
3 13 (9.63%) HTTP
3 13 (9.63%) Kerberos
4 12 (8.89%) Firewall
5 11 (8.15%) LAN
5 11 (8.15%) Unified Communications
5 11 (8.15%) VPN
6 10 (7.41%) DHCP
6 10 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.67%) DMZ
7 9 (6.67%) Network Security
7 9 (6.67%) Wireless
8 6 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.44%) Skype
8 6 (4.44%) SSL
9 5 (3.70%) IPsec
10 4 (2.96%) HTTPS
10 4 (2.96%) VoIP
11 3 (2.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.89%) Blockchain
1 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.96%) Cosmos DB
3 4 (2.96%) Redis
4 3 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.48%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.48%) HBase
5 2 (1.48%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.48%) Power BI
5 2 (1.48%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (5.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (3.70%) gulp
2 5 (3.70%) jspm
3 4 (2.96%) Moq
3 4 (2.96%) MSTest
3 4 (2.96%) NUnit
4 2 (1.48%) CircleCI
4 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (11.85%) Finance
2 12 (8.89%) Banking
3 8 (5.93%) Marketing
4 7 (5.19%) Law
5 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.70%) Advertising
6 5 (3.70%) Public Sector
7 4 (2.96%) Electronics
7 4 (2.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
8 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (20.74%) Architect
2 16 (11.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (11.11%) Consultant
3 15 (11.11%) Developer
3 15 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 11 (8.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.15%) Network Engineer
4 11 (8.15%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (8.15%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.41%) DevOps Architect
5 10 (7.41%) Senior Architect
6 9 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (6.67%) Blockchain Architect
7 8 (5.93%) Analyst
8 7 (5.19%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (5.19%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.15%) OAuth
2 32 (23.70%) Web Services
3 28 (20.74%) SAML
4 23 (17.04%) OpenID
5 18 (13.33%) HTML
6 15 (11.11%) .NET
7 12 (8.89%) OAuth2
7 12 (8.89%) RESTful
8 9 (6.67%) SailPoint
9 8 (5.93%) AngularJS
9 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET
9 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (5.93%) CSS
9 8 (5.93%) LDAP
9 8 (5.93%) REST
9 8 (5.93%) WCF
10 7 (5.19%) jQuery
10 7 (5.19%) React
11 6 (4.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.30%) FMCG
2 20 (14.81%) Cloud Native
3 13 (9.63%) Management Information System
4 12 (8.89%) Enterprise Cloud
5 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (6.67%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.44%) PKI
8 4 (2.96%) Replication
9 3 (2.22%) BYOD
9 3 (2.22%) CESG
9 3 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.48%) PMI
11 1 (0.74%) CMDB
11 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (42.22%) Windows
2 25 (18.52%) Windows 10
3 12 (8.89%) Windows 7
4 10 (7.41%) Linux
4 10 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.19%) Unix
5 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (2.22%) Solaris
8 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.19%) Microservices
2 32 (23.70%) DevOps
2 32 (23.70%) Identity Access Management
3 29 (21.48%) B2B
4 26 (19.26%) Scrum
5 24 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (16.30%) Business Transformation
6 22 (16.30%) Configuration Management
6 22 (16.30%) Kanban
6 22 (16.30%) Waterfall
7 20 (14.81%) B2C
7 20 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 18 (13.33%) Identity Management
9 17 (12.59%) Information Security
10 14 (10.37%) Migration
10 14 (10.37%) Presales
11 13 (9.63%) Data Security
11 13 (9.63%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (8.89%) ISMS
12 12 (8.89%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.44%) PowerShell
2 28 (20.74%) Python
3 27 (20.00%) Java
4 22 (16.30%) Ruby
5 21 (15.56%) JavaScript
6 20 (14.81%) Go
7 18 (13.33%) SQL
8 12 (8.89%) C#
9 8 (5.93%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.96%) Apex Code
10 4 (2.96%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.96%) C
11 2 (1.48%) Clojure
11 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (11.85%) Degree
2 9 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.44%) CISSP
3 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.96%) CCNA
4 4 (2.96%) CCNP
4 4 (2.96%) MCSE
5 3 (2.22%) CCIE
5 3 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.48%) MCP
6 2 (1.48%) PhD
6 2 (1.48%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.74%) MCITP
7 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) GDPR
2 5 (3.70%) SLA
3 4 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.22%) QA
5 1 (0.74%) NCSC
5 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 65 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 22 (16.30%) Docker
3 18 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.96%) Firmware
6 2 (1.48%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.48%) HDFS
6 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.48%) XenApp
6 2 (1.48%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.74%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.74%) NDS
7 1 (0.74%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (24.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 27 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 22 (16.30%) Ansible
4 20 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (14.81%) Puppet
5 12 (8.89%) SCCM
6 11 (8.15%) MIIS
7 8 (5.93%) Terraform
8 3 (2.22%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (2.22%) SCOM
9 2 (1.48%) Ambari
9 2 (1.48%) Data Guard
9 2 (1.48%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (1.48%) Oozie
9 2 (1.48%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 53 (39.26%) Microsoft
2 27 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 25 (18.52%) Cisco
3 25 (18.52%) SAP
4 20 (14.81%) Adobe
4 20 (14.81%) hybris
4 20 (14.81%) New Relic
5 19 (14.07%) VMware
6 16 (11.85%) Google
7 12 (8.89%) HP
8 10 (7.41%) Sophos
9 9 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 8 (5.93%) CyberArk
11 7 (5.19%) Citrix
11 7 (5.19%) Ivanti
11 7 (5.19%) ServiceNow
12 6 (4.44%) OneLogin
13 5 (3.70%) Splunk
14 4 (2.96%) CheckPoint
14 4 (2.96%) Okta