Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 797 771 797
Rank change year-on-year -26 +26 +27
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 269 384 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.59% 2.39% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 210 311 310
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,975 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +4.35%

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 16,868 16,098 14,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.55% 9.97% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13,076 12,883 11,541
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in England

Single Sign-On
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in England.

Salary trend for Single Sign-On in England

Single Sign-On
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 -21 120 £71,250 +18.75% 1
South East +31 53 £60,000 +33.33%
North of England +10 45 £57,500 +27.78% 9
North West +27 38 £53,750 +0.47% 4
Midlands +44 26 £60,000 +34.83% 4
West Midlands +18 17 £60,000 +34.83% 1
East of England +63 15 £60,000 +23.08%
East Midlands - 13 £60,000 - 3
South West +31 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
North East +19 5 - - 2
Yorkshire -29 2 £70,000 +115.38% 3
Single Sign-On
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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.

1 131 (48.70%) Active Directory
2 126 (46.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 90 (33.46%) Windows
4 89 (33.09%) Microsoft
5 74 (27.51%) Azure Active Directory
6 72 (26.77%) Office 365
7 60 (22.30%) Finance
8 53 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (18.59%) ITIL
10 48 (17.84%) SAML
10 48 (17.84%) VMware
11 47 (17.47%) Amazon AWS
12 45 (16.73%) Degree
12 45 (16.73%) PowerShell
13 44 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
13 44 (16.36%) Windows Server
14 43 (15.99%) Identity Management
15 41 (15.24%) Migration
16 40 (14.87%) Identity Access Management
16 40 (14.87%) Presales
17 37 (13.75%) Oracle
17 37 (13.75%) LDAP
17 37 (13.75%) SaaS
18 36 (13.38%) SQL
19 34 (12.64%) REST
19 34 (12.64%) SCCM
19 34 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
20 33 (12.27%) Information Security
21 32 (11.90%) IaaS
22 31 (11.52%) Skype for Business

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 31 (11.52%) Skype for Business
2 23 (8.55%) MS Exchange
3 19 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (3.72%) IIS
4 10 (3.72%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.23%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.49%) Alfresco
6 4 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.12%) Apache
7 3 (1.12%) CMS
7 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.74%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (3.72%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.12%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.74%) Workfront
5 1 (0.37%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.37%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 126 (46.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (27.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 72 (26.77%) Office 365
4 47 (17.47%) Amazon AWS
5 37 (13.75%) SaaS
6 32 (11.90%) IaaS
7 23 (8.55%) PaaS
8 12 (4.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (2.60%) OneDrive
11 6 (2.23%) Serverless
11 6 (2.23%) Yammer
12 5 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (1.49%) Apigee
13 4 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (1.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 3 (1.12%) Amazon S3
14 3 (1.12%) CloudFront
14 3 (1.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.15%) Skype
2 23 (8.55%) DNS
2 23 (8.55%) Network Security
3 21 (7.81%) Firewall
4 20 (7.43%) DHCP
5 13 (4.83%) SAN
6 12 (4.46%) VPN
7 10 (3.72%) NetScaler
8 9 (3.35%) Internet
8 9 (3.35%) X.500
9 7 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (2.60%) LAN
10 6 (2.23%) HTTP
10 6 (2.23%) PSTN
10 6 (2.23%) SSL
10 6 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.86%) VoIP
12 4 (1.49%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (1.49%) VLAN
12 4 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.86%) MySQL
4 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.49%) Data Lake
6 3 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.12%) Big Data
6 3 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.12%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.74%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.37%) HBase
8 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (2.97%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.60%) JIRA
3 6 (2.23%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.86%) Maven
5 4 (1.49%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.12%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.74%) Hudson
7 2 (0.74%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.74%) NUnit
8 1 (0.37%) Ant
8 1 (0.37%) MSI
General
1 60 (22.30%) Finance
2 17 (6.32%) Banking
3 11 (4.09%) Marketing
4 10 (3.72%) Advertising
5 8 (2.97%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.86%) Law
7 4 (1.49%) Legal
7 4 (1.49%) Retail
8 3 (1.12%) Games
9 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (23.79%) Consultant
2 47 (17.47%) Architect
3 35 (13.01%) Developer
4 26 (9.67%) Security Architect
5 22 (8.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 22 (8.18%) Systems Engineer
6 19 (7.06%) Cloud Consultant
6 19 (7.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 19 (7.06%) Windows Consultant
7 18 (6.69%) Administrator
7 18 (6.69%) Security Consultant
8 17 (6.32%) Identity Management Architect
9 14 (5.20%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (4.83%) Salesforce Developer
10 13 (4.83%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 12 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (4.09%) Applications Engineer
13 9 (3.35%) Cloud Architect
13 9 (3.35%) Implementation Consultant
13 9 (3.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (17.84%) SAML
2 37 (13.75%) LDAP
3 34 (12.64%) REST
4 30 (11.15%) Web Services
5 28 (10.41%) .NET
6 27 (10.04%) SOAP
7 20 (7.43%) OAuth
8 19 (7.06%) XML
9 16 (5.95%) JSON
10 14 (5.20%) Middleware
11 11 (4.09%) Visualforce
12 10 (3.72%) HTML
12 10 (3.72%) SailPoint
13 9 (3.35%) OpenID
14 8 (2.97%) CSS
15 7 (2.60%) ASP.NET
15 7 (2.60%) JDBC
15 7 (2.60%) Node.js
16 6 (2.23%) .NET Framework
16 6 (2.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.78%) Fintech
2 19 (7.06%) Data Centre
3 18 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.83%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.09%) User Experience
6 10 (3.72%) PKI
6 10 (3.72%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.97%) CMDB
7 8 (2.97%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (2.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.86%) Replication
9 5 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.12%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.12%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.12%) Life Science
10 3 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.74%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 90 (33.46%) Windows
2 44 (16.36%) Windows Server
3 29 (10.78%) Linux
4 19 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (6.69%) Windows 10
6 7 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.49%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.12%) Unix
10 2 (0.74%) Android
10 2 (0.74%) CentOS
10 2 (0.74%) HPUX
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.37%) Solaris
11 1 (0.37%) SUSE
11 1 (0.37%) VMS
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (18.59%) ITIL
3 43 (15.99%) Identity Management
4 41 (15.24%) Migration
5 40 (14.87%) Identity Access Management
5 40 (14.87%) Presales
6 34 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (12.27%) Information Security
8 28 (10.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 27 (10.04%) TOGAF
10 25 (9.29%) Cybersecurity
10 25 (9.29%) DevOps
10 25 (9.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 23 (8.55%) Computer Science
11 23 (8.55%) Data Management
12 21 (7.81%) Analytics
12 21 (7.81%) Service Management
13 19 (7.06%) Configuration Management
13 19 (7.06%) Procure-to-Pay
14 18 (6.69%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 45 (16.73%) PowerShell
2 36 (13.38%) SQL
3 30 (11.15%) Java
4 16 (5.95%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.95%) Python
5 14 (5.20%) C#
6 13 (4.83%) Apex Code
7 12 (4.46%) Bash Shell
7 12 (4.46%) Perl
8 11 (4.09%) VBScript
9 8 (2.97%) R
9 8 (2.97%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.60%) PHP
11 5 (1.86%) C++
11 5 (1.86%) SOQL
11 5 (1.86%) SOSL
12 4 (1.49%) ABAP
12 4 (1.49%) C
13 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (16.73%) Degree
2 30 (11.15%) CISSP
3 18 (6.69%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (5.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (4.46%) CISM
5 12 (4.46%) CLAS
6 11 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.35%) CISA
7 9 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.35%) MCSE
8 8 (2.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 8 (2.97%) CEH
8 8 (2.97%) MCSA
9 6 (2.23%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (2.23%) OCP
9 6 (2.23%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (1.86%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.86%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.49%) CRISC
11 4 (1.49%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.69%) GDPR
2 8 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.60%) SLA
4 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (1.49%) QA
5 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.74%) PMO
5 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.37%) PSD2
System Software
1 131 (48.70%) Active Directory
2 44 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.04%) Docker
4 22 (8.18%) Hyper-V
5 12 (4.46%) XenApp
6 11 (4.09%) vSphere
7 10 (3.72%) XenDesktop
8 9 (3.35%) BitLocker
9 8 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (1.86%) NDS
10 5 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.49%) Shibboleth
12 3 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.74%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 1 (0.37%) Ceph
14 1 (0.37%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.37%) HDFS
14 1 (0.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (12.64%) SCCM
2 27 (10.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 26 (9.67%) CA Single Sign-On
4 19 (7.06%) SCVMM
5 18 (6.69%) Mesos
6 14 (5.20%) Ansible
7 10 (3.72%) SCOM
8 8 (2.97%) Kubernetes
9 6 (2.23%) Data Guard
9 6 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (2.23%) Terraform
9 6 (2.23%) vCenter Server
10 4 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 4 (1.49%) PowerCLI
10 4 (1.49%) WSUS
11 3 (1.12%) Oozie
11 3 (1.12%) rkt
11 3 (1.12%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.74%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.74%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 89 (33.09%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.84%) VMware
3 37 (13.75%) Oracle
4 24 (8.92%) CA
5 23 (8.55%) Veeam
6 22 (8.18%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (8.18%) Symantec
7 16 (5.95%) Citrix
8 12 (4.46%) ForgeRock
9 11 (4.09%) Okta
9 11 (4.09%) ServiceNow
10 9 (3.35%) NetIQ
11 8 (2.97%) HP
12 7 (2.60%) Google
12 7 (2.60%) IBM
12 7 (2.60%) Remedy
12 7 (2.60%) SAP
12 7 (2.60%) Sitecore
13 6 (2.23%) Micro Focus
13 6 (2.23%) Polycom