Period
to 27 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 573 713 809
Rank change year-on-year +140 +96 -3
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 170 302 278
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.73% 2.02% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 166 221 281
Median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +12.15%
10th Percentile £34,813 £33,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 9,840 14,939 16,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.74% 12.94% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8,159 11,625 12,735
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%

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 January 2021.

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 January 2021. 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 +173 98 £72,500 -3.33% 20
Midlands +97 30 £57,500 +27.78% 9
West Midlands +64 23 £65,000 +18.18% 6
South East +93 15 £47,000 -1.05% 5
North of England +70 14 £44,250 -18.79% 12
South West +68 11 £39,000 -2.50% 3
North West +53 8 £69,000 +26.64% 7
East Midlands +61 7 £42,500 - 3
Yorkshire +56 6 £37,500 -40.00% 4
Single Sign-On
UK

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 93 (54.71%) Azure
2 85 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 74 (43.53%) Microsoft
3 74 (43.53%) Windows
4 55 (32.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 53 (31.18%) AWS
6 46 (27.06%) OAuth
7 45 (26.47%) Office 365
8 43 (25.29%) SAML
9 42 (24.71%) DNS
10 41 (24.12%) Microsoft Intune
10 41 (24.12%) PowerShell
11 39 (22.94%) ITIL
11 39 (22.94%) Identity Access Management
12 38 (22.35%) Web Services
13 35 (20.59%) Windows Server
14 34 (20.00%) SaaS
15 31 (18.24%) OpenID
15 31 (18.24%) IaaS
15 31 (18.24%) Microservices
15 31 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (17.65%) Scrum
16 30 (17.65%) VMware
17 29 (17.06%) B2B
18 28 (16.47%) JavaScript
18 28 (16.47%) DevOps
19 27 (15.88%) PaaS
20 26 (15.29%) Kanban
20 26 (15.29%) SQL
20 26 (15.29%) Java

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 21 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 18 (10.59%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (10.59%) IIS
3 8 (4.71%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.94%) Apache
5 4 (2.35%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.76%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.76%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.18%) FileNet
7 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.18%) WordPress
8 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.59%) CMS
8 1 (0.59%) Confluence
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.59%) JBoss
8 1 (0.59%) Liferay
8 1 (0.59%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (10.59%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.76%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.18%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 93 (54.71%) Azure
2 55 (32.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 53 (31.18%) AWS
4 45 (26.47%) Office 365
5 34 (20.00%) SaaS
6 31 (18.24%) IaaS
7 27 (15.88%) PaaS
8 18 (10.59%) Akamai
8 18 (10.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 11 (6.47%) G Suite
10 10 (5.88%) Mimecast
11 9 (5.29%) OneDrive
12 7 (4.12%) npm
13 5 (2.94%) Power Platform
14 4 (2.35%) GCP
15 3 (1.76%) GitHub
16 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
16 2 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 1 (0.59%) Amazon EKS
17 1 (0.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 42 (24.71%) DNS
2 24 (14.12%) DHCP
3 11 (6.47%) HTTP
3 11 (6.47%) SAN
4 10 (5.88%) Kerberos
5 9 (5.29%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.29%) Unified Communications
5 9 (5.29%) VPN
6 8 (4.71%) Firewall
6 8 (4.71%) FTP
6 8 (4.71%) Network Security
6 8 (4.71%) Wireless
7 6 (3.53%) NetScaler
7 6 (3.53%) Skype
8 5 (2.94%) SSL
8 5 (2.94%) WAN
9 4 (2.35%) DMZ
9 4 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.76%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.06%) Blockchain
3 9 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.53%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (3.53%) Redis
5 5 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.35%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.35%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.18%) Big Data
8 2 (1.18%) MySQL
8 2 (1.18%) Power BI
9 1 (0.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (5.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (4.12%) gulp
2 7 (4.12%) jspm
3 6 (3.53%) JIRA
3 6 (3.53%) Moq
3 6 (3.53%) MSTest
3 6 (3.53%) NUnit
4 5 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.59%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.59%) FishEye
6 1 (0.59%) Maven
6 1 (0.59%) ScriptRunner
6 1 (0.59%) Subversion
6 1 (0.59%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (11.18%) Finance
2 14 (8.24%) Banking
3 9 (5.29%) Advertising
3 9 (5.29%) Law
4 5 (2.94%) Automotive
4 5 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.35%) Retail
6 3 (1.76%) Back Office
6 3 (1.76%) Electronics
6 3 (1.76%) Marketing
6 3 (1.76%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (20.00%) Architect
2 23 (13.53%) Developer
3 22 (12.94%) Analyst
4 15 (8.82%) Consultant
4 15 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (8.24%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.24%) Senior DevOps
6 13 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (6.47%) Engineering Manager
8 10 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.29%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (5.29%) Blockchain Architect
9 9 (5.29%) DevOps Architect
9 9 (5.29%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (5.29%) Security Engineer
9 9 (5.29%) Server Engineer
10 8 (4.71%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.71%) Senior Architect
10 8 (4.71%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (27.06%) OAuth
2 43 (25.29%) SAML
3 38 (22.35%) Web Services
4 31 (18.24%) OpenID
5 21 (12.35%) HTML
6 18 (10.59%) REST
7 16 (9.41%) .NET
7 16 (9.41%) OAuth2
8 14 (8.24%) AngularJS
8 14 (8.24%) LDAP
9 13 (7.65%) CSS
9 13 (7.65%) jQuery
9 13 (7.65%) RESTful
10 10 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 10 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (5.88%) JSON
10 10 (5.88%) React
10 10 (5.88%) WCF
11 8 (4.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.18%) FMCG
2 18 (10.59%) Cloud Native
3 12 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.06%) Enterprise Cloud
4 11 (6.47%) PKI
5 8 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.12%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.53%) Blog
7 6 (3.53%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.94%) CMDB
8 5 (2.94%) Replication
9 4 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.76%) BYOD
10 3 (1.76%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.59%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (43.53%) Windows
2 35 (20.59%) Windows Server
3 22 (12.94%) Linux
3 22 (12.94%) Windows 10
4 19 (11.18%) Windows Server 2016
5 17 (10.00%) Windows Server 2019
6 14 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.71%) Mac OS
9 7 (4.12%) Apple iOS
10 6 (3.53%) Android
10 6 (3.53%) Unix
11 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.76%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.59%) CentOS
13 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.94%) Identity Access Management
1 39 (22.94%) ITIL
2 31 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.24%) Microservices
3 30 (17.65%) Scrum
4 29 (17.06%) B2B
5 28 (16.47%) DevOps
6 26 (15.29%) Kanban
7 23 (13.53%) Configuration Management
8 21 (12.35%) Software Engineering
9 20 (11.76%) Identity Management
10 19 (11.18%) Business Transformation
10 19 (11.18%) Waterfall
11 17 (10.00%) B2C
11 17 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
12 15 (8.82%) Presales
13 14 (8.24%) Multithreading
14 13 (7.65%) Migration
15 12 (7.06%) Data Security
15 12 (7.06%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.12%) PowerShell
2 28 (16.47%) JavaScript
3 26 (15.29%) Java
3 26 (15.29%) SQL
4 23 (13.53%) Python
5 22 (12.94%) Ruby
6 18 (10.59%) Go
7 14 (8.24%) C#
8 10 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.94%) Apple Swift
10 4 (2.35%) Clojure
10 4 (2.35%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.76%) VB
12 2 (1.18%) PHP
13 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.59%) C
13 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.06%) Degree
2 12 (7.06%) MCSE
3 8 (4.71%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.53%) CISSP
4 6 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.76%) CCNP
6 3 (1.76%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (1.76%) PhD
7 2 (1.18%) CCNA
8 1 (0.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.59%) CCIE
8 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.59%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.59%) MCITP
8 1 (0.59%) MCP
8 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.65%) GDPR
2 9 (5.29%) Cyber Essentials
2 9 (5.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 6 (3.53%) QA
4 4 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.76%) SLA
6 2 (1.18%) PMO
6 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.59%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 85 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (11.18%) Docker
4 9 (5.29%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (4.71%) Shibboleth
6 6 (3.53%) XenApp
6 6 (3.53%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.76%) vSphere
9 2 (1.18%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.59%) Firmware
10 1 (0.59%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.59%) HDFS
10 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.59%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 41 (24.12%) Microsoft Intune
2 23 (13.53%) SCCM
3 22 (12.94%) Kubernetes
4 21 (12.35%) Ansible
5 19 (11.18%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (10.59%) Puppet
7 14 (8.24%) MIIS
8 11 (6.47%) Jamf Pro
9 8 (4.71%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (4.71%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (4.12%) Terraform
11 6 (3.53%) SCOM
11 6 (3.53%) SCOrch
12 4 (2.35%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.59%) CA Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 1 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (43.53%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.65%) VMware
3 24 (14.12%) Salesforce.com
3 24 (14.12%) SAP
4 20 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 18 (10.59%) Adobe
5 18 (10.59%) hybris
5 18 (10.59%) New Relic
6 16 (9.41%) ServiceNow
7 12 (7.06%) Citrix
7 12 (7.06%) Google
8 11 (6.47%) Sophos
9 10 (5.88%) Cisco
10 9 (5.29%) CyberArk
11 8 (4.71%) Ivanti
11 8 (4.71%) McAfee
11 8 (4.71%) Oracle
11 8 (4.71%) Red Hat
12 7 (4.12%) Apple
13 4 (2.35%) Informatica