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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 744 630 677
Rank change year-on-year -114 +47 +148
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 414 227 220
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.69% 1.67% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 262 192 149
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,376 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,535 £41,625 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -18.52% +12.50%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £84,875 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -21.43% +16.67%

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 24,471 13,625 12,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.08% 17.07% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12,452 10,505 9,808
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -153 231 £70,000 +16.67% 25
South East -66 51 £55,000 +2.33% 9
North of England -75 42 £51,398 -14.34% 8
North West -63 31 £48,500 -27.61% 4
Midlands -49 28 £59,000 +6.07% 5
East of England -65 28 £57,500 +91.67% 6
West Midlands -58 19 £60,000 +5.49% 3
South West -34 14 £75,000 +92.31% 2
Yorkshire -41 10 £57,500 +35.29% 2
East Midlands -29 9 £55,000 +13.99% 2
North East -16 1 £55,500 -30.63% 2
Single Sign-On
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 211 (50.97%) Microsoft
2 209 (50.48%) Azure
3 202 (48.79%) Active Directory
4 147 (35.51%) Windows
5 131 (31.64%) Microsoft 365
6 130 (31.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 119 (28.74%) AWS
8 113 (27.29%) Agile
9 92 (22.22%) Social Skills
10 85 (20.53%) PowerShell
11 79 (19.08%) Identity Management
12 77 (18.60%) ITIL
13 76 (18.36%) DNS
13 76 (18.36%) VMware
14 71 (17.15%) SAML
14 71 (17.15%) SQL
15 70 (16.91%) SaaS
16 68 (16.43%) Finance
17 67 (16.18%) LDAP
18 66 (15.94%) CI/CD
19 65 (15.70%) OAuth
20 64 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
21 63 (15.22%) Microservices
21 63 (15.22%) Windows Server
22 58 (14.01%) Identity Access Management
23 57 (13.77%) Google
24 55 (13.29%) Information Security
25 52 (12.56%) Firewall
26 51 (12.32%) Mentoring
26 51 (12.32%) Active Directory Federation Services

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 40 (9.66%) SharePoint
2 33 (7.97%) MS Exchange
3 31 (7.49%) IIS
4 14 (3.38%) Skype for Business
5 12 (2.90%) Confluence
6 7 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.69%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.69%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.21%) Apache
7 5 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.97%) CMS
8 4 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.72%) SAS
10 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.24%) GemFire
11 1 (0.24%) JBoss
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 41 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (4.83%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.48%) SystmOne
6 1 (0.24%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.24%) SAP IBP
6 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 209 (50.48%) Azure
2 131 (31.64%) Microsoft 365
3 130 (31.40%) Azure Active Directory
4 119 (28.74%) AWS
5 70 (16.91%) SaaS
6 47 (11.35%) PaaS
7 45 (10.87%) IaaS
8 27 (6.52%) GCP
9 19 (4.59%) Google Workspace
10 17 (4.11%) Serverless
11 16 (3.86%) Power Platform
12 15 (3.62%) OneDrive
13 10 (2.42%) Slack
14 9 (2.17%) ShareGate
15 8 (1.93%) NuGet
16 7 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
16 7 (1.69%) Azure Monitor
16 7 (1.69%) PowerApps
17 6 (1.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 5 (1.21%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (18.36%) DNS
2 52 (12.56%) Firewall
3 50 (12.08%) DHCP
4 36 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 32 (7.73%) SAN
6 29 (7.00%) WAN
7 28 (6.76%) SSL
8 25 (6.04%) Network Security
9 24 (5.80%) LAN
10 19 (4.59%) VPN
11 17 (4.11%) Remote Desktop
12 15 (3.62%) Intrusion Detection
12 15 (3.62%) Skype
13 13 (3.14%) SNMP
14 10 (2.42%) HTTP
14 10 (2.42%) Internet
15 9 (2.17%) FTP
15 9 (2.17%) VLAN
15 9 (2.17%) Wireshark
16 8 (1.93%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.07%) Hazelcast
3 20 (4.83%) Hadoop
3 20 (4.83%) MongoDB
3 20 (4.83%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.90%) MySQL
4 12 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.93%) Big Data
7 6 (1.45%) GIS
7 6 (1.45%) Power BI
8 5 (1.21%) Electronic Patient Records
9 4 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (0.97%) DB2
9 4 (0.97%) SQLite
10 3 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.48%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (6.52%) JIRA
2 22 (5.31%) Git (software)
3 21 (5.07%) JUnit
4 14 (3.38%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (2.66%) SpecFlow
5 11 (2.66%) Vagrant
6 9 (2.17%) NUnit
6 9 (2.17%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.69%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.21%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.97%) Crashlytics
9 4 (0.97%) Gradle
9 4 (0.97%) Mockito
9 4 (0.97%) Postman
9 4 (0.97%) Snyk
10 3 (0.72%) Selenium
10 3 (0.72%) SonarLint
10 3 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 92 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 68 (16.43%) Finance
3 47 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (10.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 34 (8.21%) Retail
6 19 (4.59%) Law
7 18 (4.35%) Banking
8 12 (2.90%) Organisational Skills
8 12 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (2.66%) Telecoms
10 10 (2.42%) Advertising
10 10 (2.42%) Documentation Skills
10 10 (2.42%) Presentation Skills
11 9 (2.17%) Legal
11 9 (2.17%) Publishing
12 8 (1.93%) Marketing
12 8 (1.93%) Public Sector
13 6 (1.45%) Games
14 5 (1.21%) Influencing Skills
14 5 (1.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (19.81%) Architect
2 63 (15.22%) Developer
3 55 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (8.70%) Consultant
5 35 (8.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 34 (8.21%) Analyst
7 32 (7.73%) Senior Developer
8 25 (6.04%) Cloud Developer
9 24 (5.80%) Cloud Architect
10 22 (5.31%) Java Developer
11 21 (5.07%) Security Engineer
12 20 (4.83%) Azure Engineer
12 20 (4.83%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (4.83%) Support Engineer
13 19 (4.59%) Security Architect
13 19 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (3.86%) Administrator
15 15 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
16 14 (3.38%) Security Consultant
16 14 (3.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (17.15%) SAML
2 67 (16.18%) LDAP
3 65 (15.70%) OAuth
4 35 (8.45%) HTML
5 33 (7.97%) REST
6 25 (6.04%) RESTful
7 23 (5.56%) .NET
7 23 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 23 (5.56%) Spring
8 22 (5.31%) Hibernate
8 22 (5.31%) Web Services
9 21 (5.07%) XML
10 20 (4.83%) Guava
10 20 (4.83%) JAX-RS
10 20 (4.83%) OpenID
11 18 (4.35%) SOAP
12 15 (3.62%) .NET Core
12 15 (3.62%) HTML5
13 13 (3.14%) Node.js
13 13 (3.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.21%) Cloud Native
2 31 (7.49%) Management Information System
3 27 (6.52%) Clustering
4 26 (6.28%) PKI
5 25 (6.04%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (4.83%) Cyberattack
7 17 (4.11%) Data Centre
7 17 (4.11%) Mobile App
8 16 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (3.62%) Cyber Defence
9 15 (3.62%) Cybercrime
9 15 (3.62%) User Experience
10 14 (3.38%) Public Cloud
10 14 (3.38%) Replication
11 12 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 9 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.93%) Private Cloud
14 6 (1.45%) Anti-Spyware
14 6 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
15 5 (1.21%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 147 (35.51%) Windows
2 63 (15.22%) Windows Server
3 41 (9.90%) Linux
4 38 (9.18%) Windows 10
5 34 (8.21%) Windows Server 2016
6 33 (7.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (7.00%) Windows Server 2019
8 24 (5.80%) Mac OS
9 15 (3.62%) Apple iOS
10 13 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.66%) Android
12 8 (1.93%) Unix
13 6 (1.45%) CentOS
13 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.97%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.72%) SUSE
16 2 (0.48%) VMS
16 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.24%) AIX
17 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (27.29%) Agile
2 79 (19.08%) Identity Management
3 77 (18.60%) ITIL
4 66 (15.94%) CI/CD
5 64 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
6 63 (15.22%) Microservices
7 58 (14.01%) Identity Access Management
8 55 (13.29%) Information Security
9 51 (12.32%) Mentoring
10 49 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 48 (11.59%) Cybersecurity
12 47 (11.35%) TDD
13 44 (10.63%) Migration
14 42 (10.14%) DevOps
14 42 (10.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 41 (9.90%) Service Delivery
16 36 (8.70%) SDLC
17 34 (8.21%) Project Delivery
18 33 (7.97%) Data Loss Prevention
18 33 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 85 (20.53%) PowerShell
2 71 (17.15%) SQL
3 49 (11.84%) Java
4 39 (9.42%) JavaScript
5 36 (8.70%) Python
6 24 (5.80%) C#
7 20 (4.83%) Groovy
8 16 (3.86%) Bash
9 15 (3.62%) Ruby
10 8 (1.93%) VB
11 7 (1.69%) Perl
11 7 (1.69%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.21%) Kotlin
13 3 (0.72%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.72%) C++
13 3 (0.72%) Go
13 3 (0.72%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.48%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (12.08%) Degree
2 26 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (5.31%) SC Cleared
5 20 (4.83%) CISSP
6 19 (4.59%) MCSE
7 13 (3.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (2.42%) CCNA
9 10 (2.42%) CCNP
10 9 (2.17%) LPIC
11 7 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.69%) MCSA
11 7 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.45%) CISM
12 6 (1.45%) Master's Degree
12 6 (1.45%) NCDA
13 5 (1.21%) CISA
13 5 (1.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (5.07%) NIST
3 18 (4.35%) GDPR
4 15 (3.62%) QA
5 11 (2.66%) PCI DSS
5 11 (2.66%) SLA
6 10 (2.42%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (2.17%) NCSC
8 6 (1.45%) HIPAA
9 5 (1.21%) Accessibility
9 5 (1.21%) GRC
9 5 (1.21%) PMO
10 4 (0.97%) COBIT
10 4 (0.97%) ISAE 3402
10 4 (0.97%) SOC 2
11 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.48%) SNOMED CT
13 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 202 (48.79%) Active Directory
2 48 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.76%) Hyper-V
4 24 (5.80%) Docker
5 17 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (3.86%) Virtual Desktop
7 15 (3.62%) vSphere
8 9 (2.17%) Snort
9 8 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.21%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 5 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.21%) zsh
12 3 (0.72%) OpenAM
12 3 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.48%) Firmware
13 2 (0.48%) NDS
13 2 (0.48%) OpenDJ
13 2 (0.48%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 51 (12.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 44 (10.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 28 (6.76%) SCCM
4 25 (6.04%) Jamf Pro
5 22 (5.31%) WSUS
6 18 (4.35%) Ansible
6 18 (4.35%) SCOM
7 15 (3.62%) Microsoft Clustering
8 14 (3.38%) Kubernetes
8 14 (3.38%) Terraform
9 13 (3.14%) vCenter Server
10 10 (2.42%) CA Single Sign-On
11 9 (2.17%) MIIS
11 9 (2.17%) Nessus
11 9 (2.17%) Nmap
11 9 (2.17%) PingFederate
12 8 (1.93%) Puppet
13 7 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (1.21%) Sysprep
14 5 (1.21%) vRealize
Vendors
1 211 (50.97%) Microsoft
2 76 (18.36%) VMware
3 57 (13.77%) Google
4 48 (11.59%) Oracle
5 47 (11.35%) Cisco
6 40 (9.66%) Okta
7 37 (8.94%) Citrix
8 35 (8.45%) ServiceNow
9 25 (6.04%) Veeam
10 22 (5.31%) Dell
11 19 (4.59%) EMC
12 18 (4.35%) HP
13 15 (3.62%) Apple
14 14 (3.38%) SolarWinds
15 12 (2.90%) Red Hat
15 12 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (2.66%) IBM
16 11 (2.66%) Meraki
17 10 (2.42%) ForgeRock
18 9 (2.17%) Zscaler