Period
to 29 March 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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
UK > England
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 686 796 758
Rank change year-on-year +110 -38 +4
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 281 279 424
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.95% 1.68% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 217 280 353
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -19.23%
10th Percentile £35,000 £43,000 £33,550
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,750 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.58% +14.29% -19.23%

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 14,396 16,615 16,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.15% 12.00% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11,142 13,009 13,043
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,730
% change year-on-year +4.35% +7.02% +2.34%

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +73 133 £75,000 +7.14% 20
South East +68 51 £60,000 - 9
North of England +76 35 £55,000 +10.00% 8
East of England +64 29 £60,000 - 5
North West +42 20 £71,526 +43.05% 6
Midlands +45 18 £75,000 +25.00% 4
South West +47 14 £40,000 -20.00% 3
West Midlands +42 12 £62,250 +3.75% 3
North East - 12 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +19 6 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +45 3 £75,000 +120.59% 1
Single Sign-On
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 102 (36.30%) Azure
2 94 (33.45%) LDAP
3 88 (31.32%) Windows
3 88 (31.32%) Active Directory
4 87 (30.96%) Office 365
5 75 (26.69%) JavaScript
6 73 (25.98%) VPN
6 73 (25.98%) Azure Active Directory
7 70 (24.91%) Microsoft
8 60 (21.35%) HTML
8 60 (21.35%) Windows Server
9 58 (20.64%) DevOps
10 57 (20.28%) SAML
10 57 (20.28%) Finance
10 57 (20.28%) AWS
11 56 (19.93%) XML
12 55 (19.57%) ITIL
12 55 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (19.22%) Linux
14 53 (18.86%) CSS
15 49 (17.44%) SSL
16 48 (17.08%) ServiceNow
17 45 (16.01%) SQL
17 45 (16.01%) Security Operations
18 44 (15.66%) DNS
19 43 (15.30%) Degree
20 42 (14.95%) Web Services
20 42 (14.95%) Identity Access Management
21 38 (13.52%) Problem-Solving
21 38 (13.52%) Microsoft Intune

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 27 (9.61%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.05%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.91%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.56%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.20%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.14%) CMS
7 4 (1.42%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.42%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.42%) Confluence
7 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.42%) JBoss
7 4 (1.42%) Liferay
7 4 (1.42%) Mule
7 4 (1.42%) Mule ESB
7 4 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.42%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.42%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.07%) IIS
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (7.12%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.36%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 102 (36.30%) Azure
2 87 (30.96%) Office 365
3 73 (25.98%) Azure Active Directory
4 57 (20.28%) AWS
5 34 (12.10%) SaaS
6 23 (8.19%) IaaS
7 21 (7.47%) GCP
7 21 (7.47%) PaaS
8 16 (5.69%) OneDrive
9 15 (5.34%) G Suite
10 14 (4.98%) Cloudflare
11 7 (2.49%) Mimecast
12 6 (2.14%) Serverless
13 4 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (1.07%) Power Platform
15 2 (0.71%) Amazon Cognito
15 2 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.71%) Slack
15 2 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 73 (25.98%) VPN
2 49 (17.44%) SSL
3 44 (15.66%) DNS
4 35 (12.46%) LAN
5 33 (11.74%) WAN
6 27 (9.61%) HTTP
7 25 (8.90%) Firewall
8 17 (6.05%) Kerberos
9 15 (5.34%) DHCP
10 11 (3.91%) IPsec
10 11 (3.91%) Skype
11 9 (3.20%) TCP/IP
11 9 (3.20%) Wireless
12 7 (2.49%) Internet
12 7 (2.49%) Network Security
13 6 (2.14%) SAN
14 5 (1.78%) DMZ
14 5 (1.78%) VLAN
15 4 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.91%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (3.91%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.20%) Data Lake
3 9 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.85%) Big Data
4 8 (2.85%) Hadoop
4 8 (2.85%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.14%) MySQL
5 6 (2.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.78%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.42%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.42%) Endeca
7 4 (1.42%) HBase
7 4 (1.42%) MariaDB
7 4 (1.42%) Neo4j
7 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.42%) Sqoop
8 3 (1.07%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (3.91%) JIRA
2 9 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.85%) Eclipse
3 8 (2.85%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.14%) webpack
5 4 (1.42%) Ant
5 4 (1.42%) CircleCI
5 4 (1.42%) Maven
5 4 (1.42%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.71%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.71%) Selenium
8 1 (0.36%) GitLab
8 1 (0.36%) Gradle
8 1 (0.36%) JUnit
8 1 (0.36%) Mockito
8 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (20.28%) Finance
2 19 (6.76%) Marketing
3 14 (4.98%) Banking
4 12 (4.27%) Public Sector
5 11 (3.91%) Retail
6 7 (2.49%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.14%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.71%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (19.93%) Consultant
2 46 (16.37%) Developer
3 35 (12.46%) Architect
4 22 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (7.12%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (6.41%) Security Architect
6 18 (6.41%) Technical Consultant
7 15 (5.34%) IT Engineer
7 15 (5.34%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 12 (4.27%) Analyst
8 12 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (3.56%) Cloud Architect
9 10 (3.56%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (3.56%) ServiceNow Developer
10 9 (3.20%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.20%) Technical Developer
11 8 (2.85%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.49%) DBA
12 7 (2.49%) Oracle DBA
12 7 (2.49%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (33.45%) LDAP
2 60 (21.35%) HTML
3 57 (20.28%) SAML
4 56 (19.93%) XML
5 53 (18.86%) CSS
6 42 (14.95%) Web Services
7 34 (12.10%) Ajax
8 30 (10.68%) OAuth
9 26 (9.25%) REST
10 22 (7.83%) Node.js
11 21 (7.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (7.12%) HTML5
13 17 (6.05%) OpenID
14 16 (5.69%) AngularJS
15 14 (4.98%) React
15 14 (4.98%) SOAP
16 13 (4.63%) JDBC
17 11 (3.91%) ODBC
18 10 (3.56%) Django
19 9 (3.20%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.34%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.98%) Clustering
3 14 (4.98%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.27%) User Experience
5 11 (3.91%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (3.56%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.56%) PKI
7 9 (3.20%) Blog
7 9 (3.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (3.20%) e-Learning
8 7 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.49%) Replication
9 5 (1.78%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.07%) Renewable Energy
11 3 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.07%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.71%) Cyberattack
12 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 88 (31.32%) Windows
2 60 (21.35%) Windows Server
3 54 (19.22%) Linux
4 32 (11.39%) Windows 10
5 21 (7.47%) Windows Server 2016
6 12 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.56%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.85%) Windows Server 2019
10 7 (2.49%) Unix
11 6 (2.14%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.07%) Android
13 2 (0.71%) AIX
13 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.36%) CentOS
14 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.64%) DevOps
2 55 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (19.57%) ITIL
3 45 (16.01%) Security Operations
4 42 (14.95%) Identity Access Management
5 38 (13.52%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (12.10%) Identity Management
7 29 (10.32%) Information Security
7 29 (10.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 26 (9.25%) Analytics
8 26 (9.25%) Collaborative Working
8 26 (9.25%) Project Delivery
9 24 (8.54%) Privileged Access Management
10 22 (7.83%) Cybersecurity
10 22 (7.83%) ITSM
11 20 (7.12%) Computer Science
12 19 (6.76%) Mentoring
12 19 (6.76%) Microservices
13 17 (6.05%) Service Delivery
13 17 (6.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 75 (26.69%) JavaScript
2 45 (16.01%) SQL
3 36 (12.81%) Java
4 28 (9.96%) Python
5 19 (6.76%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.56%) PHP
7 7 (2.49%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.49%) C#
8 6 (2.14%) C
9 5 (1.78%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.42%) ABAP
10 4 (1.42%) Ruby
11 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.36%) F#
12 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (15.30%) Degree
2 27 (9.61%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.47%) SC Cleared
4 19 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (6.41%) CISSP
6 17 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (4.98%) MCSE
8 13 (4.63%) Master's Degree
9 12 (4.27%) CIMA
10 9 (3.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 9 (3.20%) CCSP
10 9 (3.20%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (3.20%) MCITP
10 9 (3.20%) MCP
11 6 (2.14%) CCNA
12 4 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.07%) CISA
13 3 (1.07%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.98%) GDPR
2 13 (4.63%) QA
3 8 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.49%) SLA
5 5 (1.78%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.07%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.07%) NIST
6 3 (1.07%) PSD2
7 2 (0.71%) PMO
8 1 (0.36%) COBIT
8 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.36%) NCSC
8 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 88 (31.32%) Active Directory
2 25 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.41%) Docker
4 15 (5.34%) Hyper-V
5 9 (3.20%) RACF
6 8 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (1.42%) HDFS
8 4 (1.42%) vSphere
9 3 (1.07%) OpenAM
9 3 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.71%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.36%) KVM
11 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 38 (13.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 19 (6.76%) SCCM
3 14 (4.98%) Opsgenie
4 10 (3.56%) Terraform
5 9 (3.20%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.85%) Ansible
6 8 (2.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (2.49%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.42%) Ambari
8 4 (1.42%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (1.42%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (1.42%) Oozie
8 4 (1.42%) OpenSSO
9 3 (1.07%) BladeLogic
9 3 (1.07%) Puppet
9 3 (1.07%) WSUS
10 2 (0.71%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 2 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (24.91%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.08%) ServiceNow
3 34 (12.10%) VMware
4 25 (8.90%) Google
5 23 (8.19%) Okta
6 21 (7.47%) Oracle
7 19 (6.76%) Atlassian
8 14 (4.98%) PagerDuty
9 10 (3.56%) Cisco
10 9 (3.20%) Databricks
11 8 (2.85%) Remedy
11 8 (2.85%) SAP
11 8 (2.85%) Veeam
12 6 (2.14%) HP
12 6 (2.14%) Sitecore
13 5 (1.78%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.78%) Twitter
14 4 (1.42%) Cloudera
14 4 (1.42%) F5
14 4 (1.42%) Hortonworks