Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 353 335 349
Rank change year-on-year -18 +14 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAML 13 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.16% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.38% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 1
North West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -41.38%
10th Percentile £47,500 £31,625 £38,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £43,750 £46,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -18.52% +3.85%

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,610 5,252 4,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.35% 42.60% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4,651 4,602 4,054
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,975 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAML in the North West

SAML
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SAML in the North West

SAML
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAML in the North West over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SAML in the North West

SAML
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Manchester +5 6 £50,000 +81.82%
Cheshire -40 6 £75,000 +76.47%
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for SAML.

1 7 (53.85%) SOAP
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) CCIE
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (53.85%) SSCP
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
1 7 (53.85%) CISM
1 7 (53.85%) IPsec
1 7 (53.85%) GIAC
1 7 (53.85%) CESG
1 7 (53.85%) CEH
1 7 (53.85%) ISSAP
1 7 (53.85%) PKI
1 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
1 7 (53.85%) OpenID
1 7 (53.85%) Security Architecture
1 7 (53.85%) REST
1 7 (53.85%) OAuth
1 7 (53.85%) SABSA
1 7 (53.85%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (53.85%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (46.15%) Smart Meter
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) People Management
2 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
2 6 (46.15%) Content Management

SAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) IPsec
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Security Architect
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Smart Metering Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) OAuth
1 7 (53.85%) OpenID
1 7 (53.85%) REST
1 7 (53.85%) SOAP
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) CESG
1 7 (53.85%) PKI
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (53.85%) SABSA
1 7 (53.85%) Security Architecture
1 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) B2B
2 6 (46.15%) B2C
2 6 (46.15%) Content Management
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
2 6 (46.15%) People Management
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Process Management
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CCIE
1 7 (53.85%) CEH
1 7 (53.85%) CESG Certified Professional
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (53.85%) CISM
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
1 7 (53.85%) GIAC
1 7 (53.85%) ISSAP
1 7 (53.85%) SSCP
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared