Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 739 792 842
Rank change year-on-year +53 +50 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAML 93 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.086% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 64
London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -1.89% +1.92%
10th Percentile £45,000 £39,600 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,500 £80,000 £81,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% -13.46%

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 29461 30394 33319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.00% 40.16% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24005 26789 28544
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £88,900 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +27 25 £57,500 -11.54% 3
East London -3 7 £75,000 +15.38%
West London +13 1 £47,500 -40.63%
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for SAML.

1 58 (62.37%) OAuth
2 53 (56.99%) Java
3 39 (41.94%) Oracle
4 37 (39.78%) XML
5 31 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 31 (33.33%) REST
6 29 (31.18%) JSON
7 27 (29.03%) SaaS
7 27 (29.03%) Active Directory
8 26 (27.96%) SQL
8 26 (27.96%) Finance
9 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
9 24 (25.81%) NoSQL
10 23 (24.73%) OpenID
10 23 (24.73%) RESTful
11 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
11 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
11 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
11 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (22.58%) DevOps
13 20 (21.51%) Data Structures
13 20 (21.51%) Algorithms
13 20 (21.51%) HTTP
13 20 (21.51%) HTML
13 20 (21.51%) SOAP
13 20 (21.51%) PKI
14 19 (20.43%) CSS
14 19 (20.43%) IBM
14 19 (20.43%) Identity Access Management

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 13 (13.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (11.83%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (9.68%) CMS
3 9 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.60%) Apache
4 8 (8.60%) IIS
5 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.38%) Anypoint
6 5 (5.38%) Liferay
7 4 (4.30%) Mule
7 4 (4.30%) Mule ESB
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (3.23%) Apache Solr
8 3 (3.23%) Apache Spark
8 3 (3.23%) Confluence
9 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) NetSuite
2 5 (5.38%) Magento
3 1 (1.08%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.03%) SaaS
2 12 (12.90%) PaaS
3 11 (11.83%) GitHub
4 10 (10.75%) IaaS
5 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.15%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.15%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.15%) Office 365
7 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) G Suite
7 1 (1.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) HTTP
2 13 (13.98%) LDAP
3 11 (11.83%) SSL
4 10 (10.75%) SAN
5 8 (8.60%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (8.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (8.60%) WAN
6 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.45%) Kerberos
7 6 (6.45%) TACACS
8 3 (3.23%) AMQP
9 2 (2.15%) DNS
9 2 (2.15%) Firewall
9 2 (2.15%) Internet
9 2 (2.15%) SSH
10 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.08%) ICMP
10 1 (1.08%) VPN
10 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.81%) NoSQL
2 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
3 14 (15.05%) MySQL
4 13 (13.98%) Relational Database
5 10 (10.75%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.45%) Big Data
7 5 (5.38%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.30%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
10 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.15%) Impala
10 2 (2.15%) OLAP
10 2 (2.15%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (2.15%) Pentaho
10 2 (2.15%) QlikView
11 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.08%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
2 17 (18.28%) Maven
3 11 (11.83%) Subversion
4 10 (10.75%) Ant
5 8 (8.60%) AppScan
6 7 (7.53%) Jenkins
6 7 (7.53%) JIRA
7 4 (4.30%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.23%) Android Studio
8 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.23%) Xcode
9 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.08%) ERwin
9 1 (1.08%) JMeter
9 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.08%) MSI
9 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 26 (27.96%) Finance
2 15 (16.13%) Marketing
3 13 (13.98%) Banking
4 12 (12.90%) Retail
5 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.38%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.15%) Advertising
9 1 (1.08%) Electronics
9 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (33.33%) Architect
2 18 (19.35%) Developer
3 13 (13.98%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (11.83%) Consultant
4 11 (11.83%) Software Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.60%) IAM Consultant
6 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) Identity Management Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) Management Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Application Security Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Integration Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (62.37%) OAuth
2 37 (39.78%) XML
3 31 (33.33%) REST
4 29 (31.18%) JSON
5 23 (24.73%) OpenID
5 23 (24.73%) RESTful
6 20 (21.51%) HTML
6 20 (21.51%) SOAP
7 19 (20.43%) CSS
8 16 (17.20%) OAuth2
9 14 (15.05%) JMS
9 14 (15.05%) Node.js
10 12 (12.90%) .NET
10 12 (12.90%) J2EE
11 11 (11.83%) Spring
12 9 (9.68%) Hibernate
12 9 (9.68%) Web Services
13 8 (8.60%) SailPoint
13 8 (8.60%) XMPP
14 7 (7.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (21.51%) Algorithms
2 20 (21.51%) Data Structures
2 20 (21.51%) PKI
3 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
4 11 (11.83%) Data Centre
5 9 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
7 5 (5.38%) Digital Currency
7 5 (5.38%) Virtual Team
8 4 (4.30%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (4.30%) Mainframe
8 4 (4.30%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
9 3 (3.23%) User Experience
10 2 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.15%) Replication
11 1 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (1.08%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.28%) Android
2 16 (17.20%) Linux
3 15 (16.13%) Apple iOS
3 15 (16.13%) Windows
4 4 (4.30%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.30%) Unix
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) Software Engineering
2 22 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.58%) DevOps
4 19 (20.43%) Identity Access Management
5 16 (17.20%) E-Commerce
6 15 (16.13%) CRM
6 15 (16.13%) SOA
7 14 (15.05%) Secure Coding
8 13 (13.98%) High Availability
8 13 (13.98%) TOGAF
9 12 (12.90%) Security Architecture
10 11 (11.83%) Analytics
10 11 (11.83%) Information Security
10 11 (11.83%) Unit Testing
11 10 (10.75%) Complexity Analysis
11 10 (10.75%) Multithreaded Programming
11 10 (10.75%) Multithreading
11 10 (10.75%) XML Parsing
12 9 (9.68%) IT Strategy
12 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (56.99%) Java
2 31 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.96%) SQL
4 12 (12.90%) C++
5 11 (11.83%) Objective-C
6 10 (10.75%) Shell Script
7 8 (8.60%) Python
8 7 (7.53%) C
9 6 (6.45%) C#
10 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.30%) VB
10 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.23%) Apple Swift
11 3 (3.23%) Perl
11 3 (3.23%) XPath
12 1 (1.08%) PHP
12 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.08%) Ruby
12 1 (1.08%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) CISM
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.23%) CISSP
3 3 (3.23%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.08%) CITP
4 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) COBIT
2 7 (7.53%) QA
3 5 (5.38%) GDPR
3 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.60%) Docker
4 7 (7.53%) OpenAM
5 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.08%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (4.30%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (4.30%) CloudHub
3 4 (4.30%) FortiGate
3 4 (4.30%) Kibana
4 2 (2.15%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.15%) Ansible
4 2 (2.15%) Packer
4 2 (2.15%) Terraform
4 2 (2.15%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.15%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.08%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 1 (1.08%) OpenSSO
5 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.08%) Puppet
5 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (41.94%) Oracle
2 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
3 19 (20.43%) IBM
4 13 (13.98%) CyberArk
5 11 (11.83%) Apple
6 10 (10.75%) VMware
7 8 (8.60%) CA
7 8 (8.60%) Cisco
7 8 (8.60%) Xamarin
8 7 (7.53%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (7.53%) SAP
8 7 (7.53%) ServiceNow
9 6 (6.45%) Adobe
9 6 (6.45%) ATG
9 6 (6.45%) hybris
9 6 (6.45%) Workday
10 5 (5.38%) Elastic Path
10 5 (5.38%) MuleSoft
11 4 (4.30%) ForgeRock
11 4 (4.30%) LogRhythm