Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 609 741 765
Rank change year-on-year +132 +24 +29
Permanent jobs citing SAML 123 78 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.28% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 78 48 74
London median annual salary £82,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £56,250 £42,125 £47,500
90th Percentile £150,000 £85,000 £86,375
England median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +1.67% +6.67% +7.14%

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 21,420 27,806 29,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.17% 40.96% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17,859 22,727 23,524
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,000 £37,500 £36,605
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +49 30 £105,000 +61.54% 10
East London +35 5 £77,000 +81.18% 3
South London -13 1 £65,000 +67.15% 1
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 69 (56.10%) OAuth
2 64 (52.03%) Java
3 62 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (48.78%) AWS
5 51 (41.46%) OpenID
5 51 (41.46%) Python
6 47 (38.21%) DevOps
7 41 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 40 (32.52%) Azure
9 37 (30.08%) Linux
10 36 (29.27%) REST
11 33 (26.83%) TDD
12 32 (26.02%) Single Sign-On
13 31 (25.20%) PaaS
14 29 (23.58%) Microsoft
15 28 (22.76%) Oracle
16 27 (21.95%) SDLC
17 26 (21.14%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (19.51%) Software Engineering
18 24 (19.51%) Identity Access Management
19 23 (18.70%) JSON
19 23 (18.70%) JavaScript
20 22 (17.89%) C++
20 22 (17.89%) Jenkins
21 21 (17.07%) LDAP
21 21 (17.07%) Puppet
22 20 (16.26%) SQL
22 20 (16.26%) .NET
22 20 (16.26%) Office 365
22 20 (16.26%) GCP

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 (10.57%) Apache Spark
2 10 (8.13%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.50%) Confluence
4 7 (5.69%) Apache
5 4 (3.25%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.44%) IIS
6 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.63%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.63%) Appian
7 2 (1.63%) CMS
7 2 (1.63%) Jetty
7 2 (1.63%) Mule
7 2 (1.63%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.81%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 60 (48.78%) AWS
2 40 (32.52%) Azure
3 31 (25.20%) PaaS
4 20 (16.26%) GCP
4 20 (16.26%) Office 365
5 15 (12.20%) Serverless
6 11 (8.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (8.94%) IaaS
7 9 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (7.32%) Amazon ECS
7 9 (7.32%) SaaS
8 8 (6.50%) Amazon EKS
8 8 (6.50%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (3.25%) Azure Functions
10 4 (3.25%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 2 (1.63%) Akamai
11 2 (1.63%) G Suite
11 2 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.38%) Firewall
1 14 (11.38%) Kerberos
2 12 (9.76%) VPN
3 9 (7.32%) SSL
4 8 (6.50%) HTTP
5 7 (5.69%) HTTPS
5 7 (5.69%) VoIP
5 7 (5.69%) WAN
6 4 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.44%) LAN
8 2 (1.63%) AMQP
8 2 (1.63%) BGP
8 2 (1.63%) DNS
8 2 (1.63%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.63%) Internet
8 2 (1.63%) OSPF
8 2 (1.63%) Skype
8 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.57%) Big Data
1 13 (10.57%) Hadoop
2 9 (7.32%) Apache Hive
2 9 (7.32%) HBase
2 9 (7.32%) Sqoop
3 6 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.25%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (3.25%) Data Lake
5 4 (3.25%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (17.89%) Jenkins
2 17 (13.82%) Snyk
2 17 (13.82%) SonarQube
3 15 (12.20%) Metasploit
4 14 (11.38%) GitLab
5 10 (8.13%) JIRA
6 8 (6.50%) Bitbucket
7 6 (4.88%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.63%) JMeter
9 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.81%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.81%) Cobertura
10 1 (0.81%) Gradle
10 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 17 (13.82%) Public Sector
2 13 (10.57%) Finance
3 4 (3.25%) Games
3 4 (3.25%) Legal
4 2 (1.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (24.39%) Developer
2 20 (16.26%) Architect
3 18 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (13.01%) AWS Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Subject Matter Expert
6 9 (7.32%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Lead DevOps
7 7 (5.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (5.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Software Architect
8 6 (4.88%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Governance Manager
9 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Integration Developer
9 5 (4.07%) IT Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Azure Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Digital Architect
10 4 (3.25%) Identity Management Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (56.10%) OAuth
2 51 (41.46%) OpenID
3 36 (29.27%) REST
4 23 (18.70%) JSON
5 21 (17.07%) LDAP
6 20 (16.26%) .NET
7 17 (13.82%) J2EE
8 10 (8.13%) Web Services
9 9 (7.32%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (5.69%) Kafka
11 6 (4.88%) HTML
11 6 (4.88%) OAuth2
11 6 (4.88%) SOAP
12 4 (3.25%) GeoJSON
12 4 (3.25%) Node.js
12 4 (3.25%) RAML
12 4 (3.25%) SailPoint
12 4 (3.25%) XMPP
13 3 (2.44%) HTML5
13 3 (2.44%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.32%) User Experience
3 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.07%) PKI
4 5 (4.07%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.25%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.25%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.63%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.63%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.08%) Linux
2 15 (12.20%) Kali Linux
3 9 (7.32%) Windows
4 6 (4.88%) Unix
5 5 (4.07%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.25%) Android
6 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.44%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.63%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.81%) CentOS
9 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (38.21%) DevOps
3 41 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 33 (26.83%) TDD
5 27 (21.95%) SDLC
6 26 (21.14%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (19.51%) Identity Access Management
7 24 (19.51%) Software Engineering
8 17 (13.82%) Infrastructure Automation
8 17 (13.82%) Microservices
9 16 (13.01%) Deployment Automation
9 16 (13.01%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (13.01%) Requirements Analysis
10 15 (12.20%) Build Automation
10 15 (12.20%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (11.38%) Computer Science
11 14 (11.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 13 (10.57%) Release Management
13 12 (9.76%) High Availability
13 12 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 64 (52.03%) Java
2 51 (41.46%) Python
3 23 (18.70%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.89%) C++
5 20 (16.26%) SQL
6 16 (13.01%) Go
7 14 (11.38%) Bash Shell
7 14 (11.38%) PowerShell
8 10 (8.13%) Ruby
9 8 (6.50%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.25%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.44%) C
11 3 (2.44%) C#
11 3 (2.44%) Groovy
12 2 (1.63%) PHP
12 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.63%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.32%) Degree
3 7 (5.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.07%) CISSP
5 4 (3.25%) SANS
5 4 (3.25%) VCAP
5 4 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.44%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.44%) CISM
6 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.44%) PhD
6 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.63%) CCNA
7 2 (1.63%) CCNP
7 2 (1.63%) CISA
7 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.63%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.63%) MCSA
7 2 (1.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.81%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.69%) Data Quality
1 7 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (5.69%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) COBIT
2 2 (1.63%) GDPR
2 2 (1.63%) NIST
2 2 (1.63%) NIST 800
System Software
1 15 (12.20%) Docker
2 10 (8.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.32%) HDFS
4 4 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.63%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.81%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.81%) Firmware
6 1 (0.81%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
6 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (26.02%) Single Sign-On
2 21 (17.07%) Puppet
3 19 (15.45%) Ansible
4 18 (14.63%) Kubernetes
4 18 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (13.82%) Sysdig
6 15 (12.20%) Nessus
6 15 (12.20%) Nmap
6 15 (12.20%) Terraform
7 9 (7.32%) Ambari
7 9 (7.32%) Hadoop YARN
7 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (7.32%) Oozie
8 7 (5.69%) AirWatch
9 4 (3.25%) Mesos
9 4 (3.25%) Rancher
9 4 (3.25%) vCenter Server
10 3 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (2.44%) FortiGate
11 2 (1.63%) Grafana
Vendors
1 29 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.76%) Oracle
3 16 (13.01%) MuleSoft
4 15 (12.20%) Qualys
5 13 (10.57%) IBM
5 13 (10.57%) TIBCO
6 10 (8.13%) VMware
7 9 (7.32%) Cloudera
7 9 (7.32%) Hortonworks
8 8 (6.50%) Atlassian
9 7 (5.69%) Google
10 5 (4.07%) Cisco
10 5 (4.07%) SAP
11 4 (3.25%) Databricks
11 4 (3.25%) NVIDIA
11 4 (3.25%) Splunk
12 3 (2.44%) Citrix
12 3 (2.44%) Concur
12 3 (2.44%) CyberArk
12 3 (2.44%) Okta