Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAML over the 6 months to 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
England > London
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 661 721 709
Rank change year-on-year +60 -12 +75
Permanent jobs citing SAML 90 120 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 83 65
London median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -10.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £82,000 £86,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% -4.00%

SAML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 23,249 27,795 27,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.80% 40.01% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19,322 22,967 23,873
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% -

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SAML in London

SAML
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAML in London.

Salary trend for SAML in London

SAML
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAML in London over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SAML in London

SAML
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London +17 17 £50,000 -13.04%
West London +29 2 - -
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT jobs citing SAML 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 London region with a requirement for SAML.

1 55 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (52.22%) OAuth
3 43 (47.78%) Java
4 42 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
5 39 (43.33%) Python
6 34 (37.78%) Oracle
6 34 (37.78%) Microsoft
7 33 (36.67%) DevOps
8 32 (35.56%) SDLC
9 30 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (32.22%) Security Cleared
11 27 (30.00%) PaaS
11 27 (30.00%) OpenID
11 27 (30.00%) Serverless
12 25 (27.78%) .NET
13 23 (25.56%) Linux
14 22 (24.44%) REST
15 21 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (23.33%) JavaScript
15 21 (23.33%) SQL
16 20 (22.22%) Test Automation
16 20 (22.22%) JSON
16 20 (22.22%) Docker
17 19 (21.11%) Open Source
17 19 (21.11%) C++
17 19 (21.11%) Project Management
18 18 (20.00%) TDD
18 18 (20.00%) Finance
18 18 (20.00%) Active Directory
18 18 (20.00%) SaaS

SAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 15 (16.67%) Apache
2 13 (14.44%) Apache Spark
3 12 (13.33%) Apache Solr
4 6 (6.67%) Confluence
5 4 (4.44%) Appian
6 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.22%) Anypoint
7 2 (2.22%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.22%) Jupyter
7 2 (2.22%) Mule
7 2 (2.22%) Mule ESB
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.11%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.11%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 42 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (30.00%) PaaS
3 27 (30.00%) Serverless
4 18 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 18 (20.00%) SaaS
5 16 (17.78%) Office 365
6 14 (15.56%) Azure Functions
7 10 (11.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 10 (11.11%) IaaS
8 7 (7.78%) Azure Machine Learning
9 6 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (5.56%) Apigee
10 5 (5.56%) GitHub
10 5 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (5.56%) Power Platform
11 4 (4.44%) AWS Fargate
12 3 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (3.33%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) Firewall
2 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (10.00%) VoIP
3 4 (4.44%) SSL
3 4 (4.44%) VPN
4 3 (3.33%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (3.33%) Kerberos
4 3 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (3.33%) Skype
4 3 (3.33%) SMTP
5 1 (1.11%) HTTP
5 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 14 (15.56%) Hadoop
3 13 (14.44%) Cosmos DB
4 12 (13.33%) Data Lake
4 12 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 11 (12.22%) Big Data
5 11 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (11.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 10 (11.11%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.56%) Power BI
8 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
9 3 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (3.33%) Apache Hive
9 3 (3.33%) HBase
9 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.33%) Sqoop
10 2 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.22%) Neo4j
10 2 (2.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (11.11%) JIRA
5 9 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 7 (7.78%) Maven
7 6 (6.67%) Bitbucket
8 5 (5.56%) GitLab
8 5 (5.56%) SonarQube
9 4 (4.44%) Metasploit
10 3 (3.33%) Subversion
11 2 (2.22%) ER Studio
11 2 (2.22%) ERwin
11 2 (2.22%) gulp
11 2 (2.22%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.22%) Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Developer
2 13 (14.44%) Security Engineer
3 12 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Integration Developer
5 10 (11.11%) AWS Developer
6 9 (10.00%) Azure Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Architect
7 7 (7.78%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) AWS DevOps
10 3 (3.33%) Azure Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
10 3 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (52.22%) OAuth
2 27 (30.00%) OpenID
3 25 (27.78%) .NET
4 22 (24.44%) REST
5 20 (22.22%) JSON
6 13 (14.44%) Kafka
7 10 (11.11%) J2EE
8 9 (10.00%) GeoJSON
9 7 (7.78%) LDAP
9 7 (7.78%) RESTful
10 6 (6.67%) XMPP
11 5 (5.56%) SailPoint
12 4 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
12 4 (4.44%) Middleware
13 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
13 3 (3.33%) 802.1X
13 3 (3.33%) Hibernate
13 3 (3.33%) SOAP
13 3 (3.33%) Spring
14 2 (2.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.22%) PMI
4 2 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.22%) User Experience
4 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.11%) BYOD
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Fintech
5 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Linux
2 15 (16.67%) Windows
3 9 (10.00%) Android
4 8 (8.89%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.44%) Kali Linux
7 3 (3.33%) CentOS
7 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.11%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.11%) Unix
8 1 (1.11%) VMS
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) DevOps
3 32 (35.56%) SDLC
4 21 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 19 (21.11%) Open Source
6 19 (21.11%) Project Management
7 18 (20.00%) TDD
8 17 (18.89%) Analytics
8 17 (18.89%) Identity Access Management
9 16 (17.78%) Deployment Automation
9 16 (17.78%) Identity Management
10 15 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 15 (16.67%) Secure Coding
11 14 (15.56%) Computer Science
12 13 (14.44%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (13.33%) Build Automation
14 11 (12.22%) API Development
14 11 (12.22%) Configuration Management
14 11 (12.22%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 43 (47.78%) Java
2 39 (43.33%) Python
3 21 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (23.33%) SQL
4 19 (21.11%) C++
5 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
6 13 (14.44%) Objective-C
7 10 (11.11%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.78%) Perl
9 5 (5.56%) Ruby
10 4 (4.44%) Go
10 4 (4.44%) PHP
11 3 (3.33%) C#
11 3 (3.33%) COBOL
12 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.22%) R
13 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (32.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.56%) Degree
3 13 (14.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.00%) AWS Certification
6 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.67%) SANS
7 4 (4.44%) CISSP
8 3 (3.33%) CCNA
8 3 (3.33%) CCNP
8 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.22%) CEH
9 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.22%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (1.11%) CISA
10 1 (1.11%) CISM
10 1 (1.11%) CISMP
10 1 (1.11%) ISSMP
10 1 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) GDPR
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (22.22%) Docker
2 18 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (5.56%) vSphere
4 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.33%) XenApp
5 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (18.89%) Ansible
2 16 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (17.78%) Puppet
3 13 (14.44%) Kubernetes
4 11 (12.22%) Single Sign-On
4 11 (12.22%) Terraform
5 6 (6.67%) FortiGate
6 5 (5.56%) Sysdig
7 4 (4.44%) Grafana
7 4 (4.44%) Nessus
7 4 (4.44%) Nmap
7 4 (4.44%) PowerCLI
8 3 (3.33%) Ambari
8 3 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (3.33%) NetBackup
8 3 (3.33%) ZABBIX
9 2 (2.22%) CloudHub
9 2 (2.22%) Salt
10 1 (1.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 34 (37.78%) Microsoft
1 34 (37.78%) Oracle
2 13 (14.44%) Databricks
3 11 (12.22%) Cisco
3 11 (12.22%) MuleSoft
4 9 (10.00%) TIBCO
5 7 (7.78%) IBM
6 6 (6.67%) Atlassian
6 6 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.56%) ForgeRock
7 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.56%) VMware
8 4 (4.44%) Cognizant
8 4 (4.44%) Google
8 4 (4.44%) Qualys
9 3 (3.33%) arcserve
9 3 (3.33%) CyberArk
9 3 (3.33%) Splunk
9 3 (3.33%) Veeam
9 3 (3.33%) Zoho