Period
to 15 October 2021

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

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 608 346 610
Rank change year-on-year -262 +264 +148
Permanent jobs citing SAML 117 132 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.68% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 1.50% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 54 120 80
10th Percentile £41,250 £67,500 £56,250
25th Percentile £47,804 £76,875 £67,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £120,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -50.00% +41.18% +30.77%
75th Percentile £77,500 " £110,625
90th Percentile £83,750 " £150,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £100,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year -40.00% +56.25% +6.67%

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 23,793 8,818 21,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.34% 45.51% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13,508 7,638 17,984
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £41,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £115,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAML in London

SAML
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAML in London.

Salary trend for SAML in London

SAML
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAML in London over the 6 months to 15 October 2021.

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 15 October 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
Central London -77 11 £65,000 -8.77% 5
South London - 9 £60,000 -
West London - 3 £57,500 - 3
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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 72 (61.54%) OAuth
2 49 (41.88%) Azure
3 42 (35.90%) AWS
4 40 (34.19%) OpenID
4 40 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (32.48%) Java
5 38 (32.48%) OAuth2
6 36 (30.77%) Kubernetes
6 36 (30.77%) Single Sign-On
7 34 (29.06%) Windows
8 33 (28.21%) Microservices
9 32 (27.35%) Docker
9 32 (27.35%) TDD
9 32 (27.35%) RESTful
10 31 (26.50%) Git (software)
10 31 (26.50%) Active Directory
11 30 (25.64%) MySQL
12 29 (24.79%) Azure Active Directory
13 28 (23.93%) Jenkins
13 28 (23.93%) Finance
14 27 (23.08%) Microsoft
15 25 (21.37%) REST
15 25 (21.37%) Gradle
16 24 (20.51%) Terraform
16 24 (20.51%) Spring
17 23 (19.66%) HTML
17 23 (19.66%) Spring Boot
17 23 (19.66%) DevOps
18 21 (17.95%) Social Skills
18 21 (17.95%) Maven

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 18 (15.38%) Apache
2 15 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 10 (8.55%) Confluence
3 10 (8.55%) IIS
4 9 (7.69%) Drupal
5 7 (5.98%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.27%) WordPress
7 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.42%) Figma
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Distributed Ledger
1 5 (4.27%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 49 (41.88%) Azure
2 42 (35.90%) AWS
3 29 (24.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (17.09%) Serverless
5 19 (16.24%) GCP
6 17 (14.53%) AWS Lambda
6 17 (14.53%) Microsoft 365
7 15 (12.82%) PaaS
8 14 (11.97%) Azure Functions
9 13 (11.11%) OneDrive
10 12 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (10.26%) SaaS
11 10 (8.55%) IaaS
12 9 (7.69%) GitHub
13 7 (5.98%) Google Workspace
14 4 (3.42%) Amazon EKS
15 3 (2.56%) Apigee
15 3 (2.56%) Power Platform
16 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
16 2 (1.71%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.38%) DNS
2 17 (14.53%) TCP/IP
3 15 (12.82%) HTTP
4 14 (11.97%) Firewall
5 6 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (4.27%) Kerberos
6 5 (4.27%) SMS
6 5 (4.27%) SSL
7 2 (1.71%) DHCP
7 2 (1.71%) Network Security
7 2 (1.71%) Wireless
8 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.85%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.64%) MySQL
2 17 (14.53%) NoSQL
3 15 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
5 11 (9.40%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.98%) Hazelcast
7 5 (4.27%) Blockchain
8 4 (3.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.71%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.71%) Power BI
10 1 (0.85%) Big Data
10 1 (0.85%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.85%) Looker
10 1 (0.85%) Tableau
10 1 (0.85%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 31 (26.50%) Git (software)
2 28 (23.93%) Jenkins
3 25 (21.37%) Gradle
4 21 (17.95%) Maven
5 16 (13.68%) JIRA
6 13 (11.11%) Mockito
6 13 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (10.26%) Bitbucket
8 9 (7.69%) GoCD
9 8 (6.84%) GitLab
10 7 (5.98%) gulp
11 5 (4.27%) Postman
12 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.85%) CircleCI
13 1 (0.85%) NUnit
13 1 (0.85%) Selenium
13 1 (0.85%) Snyk
13 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (23.93%) Finance
2 21 (17.95%) Social Skills
3 17 (14.53%) Banking
4 16 (13.68%) Marketing
5 13 (11.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.13%) Legal
8 4 (3.42%) Retail
8 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
9 3 (2.56%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.85%) Advertising
10 1 (0.85%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.85%) Law
10 1 (0.85%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 37 (31.62%) Developer
2 20 (17.09%) Java Developer
2 20 (17.09%) Senior Developer
3 15 (12.82%) Full Stack Developer
4 14 (11.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Architect
6 12 (10.26%) Security Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 6 (5.13%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.27%) Administrator
9 5 (4.27%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) IT Security Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.27%) PHP WordPress Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Senior PHP Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Senior WordPress Developer
9 5 (4.27%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (61.54%) OAuth
2 40 (34.19%) OpenID
3 38 (32.48%) OAuth2
4 32 (27.35%) RESTful
5 25 (21.37%) REST
6 24 (20.51%) Spring
7 23 (19.66%) HTML
7 23 (19.66%) Spring Boot
8 19 (16.24%) CSS
9 18 (15.38%) Kafka
9 18 (15.38%) LAMP
10 17 (14.53%) Web Services
11 15 (12.82%) Node.js
12 13 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (10.26%) HTML5
13 12 (10.26%) Sass
14 11 (9.40%) React
14 11 (9.40%) XML
15 10 (8.55%) Symfony
16 9 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) PKI
2 13 (11.11%) Social Network
3 9 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 9 (7.69%) User Experience
4 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.98%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.56%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.71%) Legacy Applications
8 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.71%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.85%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.85%) iPhone
9 1 (0.85%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.06%) Windows
2 19 (16.24%) Linux
2 19 (16.24%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.69%) CentOS
4 3 (2.56%) Unix
5 2 (1.71%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.85%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.21%) Microservices
3 32 (27.35%) TDD
4 23 (19.66%) DevOps
5 21 (17.95%) OWASP
6 18 (15.38%) Architectural Design
7 17 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (13.68%) Full Stack Development
8 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (12.82%) OO
10 14 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (11.97%) Event-Driven
10 14 (11.97%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 14 (11.97%) SDLC
10 14 (11.97%) Task Automation
11 13 (11.11%) Functional Programming
11 13 (11.11%) QA Automation
11 13 (11.11%) Robotic Automation
11 13 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation
11 13 (11.11%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 38 (32.48%) Java
2 21 (17.95%) PowerShell
3 17 (14.53%) JavaScript
4 16 (13.68%) SQL
5 15 (12.82%) PHP
6 13 (11.11%) Go
7 12 (10.26%) Bash Shell
8 11 (9.40%) C#
9 10 (8.55%) Python
10 9 (7.69%) Java 8
10 9 (7.69%) Perl
11 7 (5.98%) Groovy
11 7 (5.98%) Java 11
12 6 (5.13%) Google Apps Script
13 5 (4.27%) ES6
13 5 (4.27%) Kotlin
14 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
14 4 (3.42%) Ruby
15 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (15.38%) Degree
2 8 (6.84%) CISSP
3 3 (2.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (2.56%) CISA
3 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.56%) CISM
3 3 (2.56%) SANS
4 2 (1.71%) CSSLP
4 2 (1.71%) OSCP
5 1 (0.85%) CCSP
5 1 (0.85%) CEH
5 1 (0.85%) CISMP
5 1 (0.85%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.85%) CRISC
5 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) GDPR
1 13 (11.11%) QA
2 8 (6.84%) NIST
3 6 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.71%) HIPAA
4 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.85%) GRC
5 1 (0.85%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (27.35%) Docker
2 31 (26.50%) Active Directory
3 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.71%) LXC
6 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 36 (30.77%) Kubernetes
1 36 (30.77%) Single Sign-On
2 24 (20.51%) Terraform
3 8 (6.84%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (4.27%) Ansible
4 5 (4.27%) Grafana
4 5 (4.27%) Prometheus
5 4 (3.42%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.42%) Puppet
6 2 (1.71%) CASB
6 2 (1.71%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.71%) Nessus
6 2 (1.71%) SCCM
7 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.85%) PingFederate
7 1 (0.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.24%) Okta
3 15 (12.82%) Google
4 12 (10.26%) VMware
5 9 (7.69%) Atlassian
5 9 (7.69%) NetIQ
5 9 (7.69%) Oracle
6 7 (5.98%) CyberArk
7 5 (4.27%) Bloomberg
7 5 (4.27%) ForgeRock
8 4 (3.42%) LexisNexis
8 4 (3.42%) Splunk
9 3 (2.56%) CA
10 2 (1.71%) BeyondTrust
10 2 (1.71%) Cisco
10 2 (1.71%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.85%) Netskope
11 1 (0.85%) OneLogin
11 1 (0.85%) Ping Identity
11 1 (0.85%) Thycotic