Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 737 851 917
Rank change year-on-year +114 +66 -97
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 312 286 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.89% 1.75% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 218 224 237
England median annual salary £55,000 £58,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.98% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £40,250 £35,550
90th Percentile £80,650 £85,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -3.75% -

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 16,507 16,362 14,758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.05% 10.65% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12,610 13,026 12,182
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77% +6.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +41 104 £65,000 - 22
South East +77 79 £52,500 +10.53% 7
North of England +57 51 £54,486 +19.75% 7
North West +61 36 £52,500 +15.38% 5
Midlands +50 30 £45,000 -21.74% 9
East of England +76 26 £50,000 -13.04% 7
West Midlands +38 19 £50,000 -13.04% 4
South West +27 19 £37,500 -23.08% 4
North East +30 11 £67,500 -18.18% 1
East Midlands +27 11 £41,500 - 5
Yorkshire 0 4 £62,500 +38.89% 1
Single Sign-On
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 116 (37.18%) Active Directory
2 108 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 107 (34.29%) Azure
4 97 (31.09%) SAML
5 95 (30.45%) Windows
6 90 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (25.96%) Office 365
8 74 (23.72%) ITIL
9 70 (22.44%) AWS
10 68 (21.79%) LDAP
11 67 (21.47%) Linux
12 58 (18.59%) PowerShell
13 57 (18.27%) Java
14 54 (17.31%) OAuth
15 51 (16.35%) Python
16 49 (15.71%) JavaScript
16 49 (15.71%) VMware
16 49 (15.71%) IaaS
17 47 (15.06%) DevOps
17 47 (15.06%) Finance
18 46 (14.74%) Identity Management
19 43 (13.78%) Microsoft Intune
19 43 (13.78%) Azure Active Directory
20 42 (13.46%) User Experience
21 41 (13.14%) Degree
21 41 (13.14%) SQL
21 41 (13.14%) DNS
22 40 (12.82%) VPN
22 40 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
22 40 (12.82%) PaaS

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 24 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 17 (5.45%) IIS
3 14 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 12 (3.85%) Confluence
6 11 (3.53%) Apache Spark
7 7 (2.24%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.60%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.60%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.28%) JBoss
10 3 (0.96%) Apache
10 3 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.64%) CMS
11 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.32%) Liferay
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (11.22%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.60%) CA PPM
2 5 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.28%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 107 (34.29%) Azure
2 81 (25.96%) Office 365
3 70 (22.44%) AWS
4 49 (15.71%) IaaS
5 43 (13.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 40 (12.82%) PaaS
7 30 (9.62%) SaaS
8 15 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (4.49%) GCP
10 13 (4.17%) Serverless
11 11 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (2.88%) OneDrive
13 7 (2.24%) Amazon ECS
13 7 (2.24%) Amazon EKS
13 7 (2.24%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.92%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 5 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (1.60%) Azure Functions
15 5 (1.60%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.14%) DNS
2 40 (12.82%) VPN
3 39 (12.50%) Firewall
4 34 (10.90%) HTTP
5 33 (10.58%) DHCP
6 32 (10.26%) SSL
7 28 (8.97%) Kerberos
8 25 (8.01%) Skype
9 19 (6.09%) LAN
10 17 (5.45%) WAN
11 16 (5.13%) Internet
12 15 (4.81%) PSTN
13 13 (4.17%) DMZ
13 13 (4.17%) Network Security
13 13 (4.17%) Unified Communications
14 12 (3.85%) IPsec
15 8 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (2.24%) SAN
16 7 (2.24%) TCP/IP
16 7 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.45%) MySQL
3 12 (3.85%) Big Data
4 11 (3.53%) Hadoop
5 10 (3.21%) Apache Hive
5 10 (3.21%) HBase
5 10 (3.21%) Sqoop
6 9 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (1.60%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (1.60%) Data Lake
9 5 (1.60%) GIS
10 4 (1.28%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (6.09%) JIRA
2 14 (4.49%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 9 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.88%) MSBuild
4 9 (2.88%) NUnit
5 6 (1.92%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.60%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.28%) Subversion
8 3 (0.96%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.96%) MSI
8 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.64%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.64%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.64%) JMeter
9 2 (0.64%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.64%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 47 (15.06%) Finance
2 14 (4.49%) Marketing
3 11 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.53%) Public Sector
4 9 (2.88%) Games
5 8 (2.56%) Retail
6 7 (2.24%) Banking
7 6 (1.92%) Advertising
7 6 (1.92%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.28%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.64%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (18.27%) Architect
2 44 (14.10%) Consultant
3 38 (12.18%) Developer
4 22 (7.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (7.05%) Support Engineer
5 21 (6.73%) Security Architect
6 17 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (5.13%) Applications Support
8 14 (4.49%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 13 (4.17%) Analyst
10 12 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
11 10 (3.21%) Senior Architect
11 10 (3.21%) Senior Security Architect
11 10 (3.21%) Technical Architect
12 9 (2.88%) Cloud Engineer
12 9 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (2.88%) Wintel Engineer
13 8 (2.56%) Administrator
13 8 (2.56%) Azure Consultant
13 8 (2.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (31.09%) SAML
2 68 (21.79%) LDAP
3 54 (17.31%) OAuth
4 34 (10.90%) HTML
4 34 (10.90%) OpenID
5 33 (10.58%) Web Services
6 29 (9.29%) XML
7 24 (7.69%) CSS
8 19 (6.09%) .NET
9 18 (5.77%) REST
10 15 (4.81%) ASP.NET
10 15 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (4.17%) OAuth2
11 13 (4.17%) SailPoint
12 12 (3.85%) SOAP
13 11 (3.53%) Middleware
13 11 (3.53%) XACML
14 9 (2.88%) .NET Framework
14 9 (2.88%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.46%) User Experience
2 34 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.65%) Management Information System
4 25 (8.01%) Data Centre
5 18 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.81%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (4.17%) PKI
8 12 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (3.85%) Replication
9 10 (3.21%) e-Learning
10 9 (2.88%) Blog
10 9 (2.88%) Learning Management System
10 9 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (2.56%) Clustering
12 6 (1.92%) Robotics
12 6 (1.92%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.60%) CMDB
13 5 (1.60%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.60%) Renewable Energy
14 4 (1.28%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 95 (30.45%) Windows
2 67 (21.47%) Linux
3 39 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 35 (11.22%) Unix
5 24 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 12 (3.85%) Solaris
6 12 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.92%) Android
9 6 (1.92%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.60%) webOS
10 5 (1.60%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.96%) VMS
13 2 (0.64%) CentOS
13 2 (0.64%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (23.72%) ITIL
3 47 (15.06%) DevOps
4 46 (14.74%) Identity Management
5 37 (11.86%) Information Security
5 37 (11.86%) Mentoring
6 34 (10.90%) Identity Access Management
7 30 (9.62%) Change Management
8 29 (9.29%) Migration
8 29 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 23 (7.37%) Service Management
11 22 (7.05%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (7.05%) Project Management
12 20 (6.41%) Analytics
12 20 (6.41%) Coaching
12 20 (6.41%) Process Improvement
13 18 (5.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 18 (5.77%) TDD
13 18 (5.77%) Web SSO
Programming Languages
1 58 (18.59%) PowerShell
2 57 (18.27%) Java
3 51 (16.35%) Python
4 49 (15.71%) JavaScript
5 41 (13.14%) SQL
6 36 (11.54%) Bash Shell
7 17 (5.45%) C
8 16 (5.13%) TypeScript
9 15 (4.81%) C#
10 13 (4.17%) Ruby
11 10 (3.21%) Perl
12 9 (2.88%) ABAP
12 9 (2.88%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.24%) C++
14 6 (1.92%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.92%) PHP
15 2 (0.64%) Go
16 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (13.14%) Degree
2 27 (8.65%) CISSP
3 26 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (5.77%) MCSE
5 16 (5.13%) Security Cleared
6 14 (4.49%) SC Cleared
7 13 (4.17%) MCSA
8 10 (3.21%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.24%) MCP
11 6 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.92%) GIAC
12 5 (1.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 5 (1.60%) CCSP
12 5 (1.60%) CEH
12 5 (1.60%) CISM
12 5 (1.60%) GSEC
12 5 (1.60%) MCITP
13 4 (1.28%) CISA
13 4 (1.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.69%) SLA
2 22 (7.05%) GDPR
3 10 (3.21%) Data Quality
4 7 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.96%) COBIT
6 3 (0.96%) NIST
7 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.64%) PSD2
8 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.32%) NCSC
8 1 (0.32%) PMO
8 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 116 (37.18%) Active Directory
2 40 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.41%) Docker
4 12 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.53%) RACF
6 10 (3.21%) Firmware
6 10 (3.21%) HDFS
6 10 (3.21%) XenApp
7 8 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (2.56%) Shibboleth
7 8 (2.56%) vSphere
7 8 (2.56%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.24%) BitLocker
9 6 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.32%) Ceph
10 1 (0.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.32%) KVM
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 43 (13.78%) Microsoft Intune
2 23 (7.37%) SCCM
3 17 (5.45%) Ansible
4 16 (5.13%) Kubernetes
5 13 (4.17%) SCOM
6 12 (3.85%) Terraform
7 11 (3.53%) Oozie
8 10 (3.21%) Ambari
8 10 (3.21%) Hadoop YARN
9 8 (2.56%) AirWatch
9 8 (2.56%) Puppet
9 8 (2.56%) WSUS
10 7 (2.24%) CA Single Sign-On
11 6 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (1.60%) HP Data Protector
12 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (1.60%) NetIQ Identity Manager
12 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (1.60%) PingFederate
13 4 (1.28%) rkt
Vendors
1 108 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 49 (15.71%) VMware
3 26 (8.33%) Citrix
3 26 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 25 (8.01%) Oracle
5 20 (6.41%) Google
6 19 (6.09%) SAP
7 15 (4.81%) Polycom
7 15 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (3.85%) CyberArk
9 11 (3.53%) Cloudera
9 11 (3.53%) Remedy
9 11 (3.53%) Splunk
10 10 (3.21%) Hortonworks
10 10 (3.21%) Okta
11 9 (2.88%) CA
11 9 (2.88%) Veeam
12 8 (2.56%) ForgeRock
12 8 (2.56%) NetIQ
13 6 (1.92%) WorldPay