Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Single Sign-On skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Single Sign-On over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 327 349
Rank change year-on-year +38 +22 -19
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 45 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.99% 2.77% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 21
North West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +29.41% -22.73%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,100 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,500 £60,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -

Single Sign-On is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,128 1,154 1,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.73% 9.19% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 811 936 872
North West median annual salary £49,000 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.03% +14.12% -
10th Percentile £29,375 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Single Sign-On as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in the North West

Single Sign-On
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Single Sign-On in the North West

Single Sign-On
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in the North West over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Single Sign-On in the North West

Single Sign-On
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 Single Sign-On within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Manchester +23 33 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Cheshire +39 11 £43,250 -27.92%
Lancashire - 1 £61,000 - 1
Single Sign-On
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT jobs citing Single Sign-On 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 North West region with a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 19 (42.22%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) Windows
4 16 (35.56%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (33.33%) Data Management
6 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
7 13 (28.89%) ITIL
7 13 (28.89%) SAML
7 13 (28.89%) Asset Management
7 13 (28.89%) Network Security
8 12 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 12 (26.67%) Identity Management
8 12 (26.67%) Linux
9 11 (24.44%) Information Security
9 11 (24.44%) Identity Access Management
10 10 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (22.22%) Banking
11 9 (20.00%) Finance
11 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
11 9 (20.00%) .NET
11 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.78%) ETL
12 8 (17.78%) IIS
12 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
12 8 (17.78%) VBScript
12 8 (17.78%) Degree
12 8 (17.78%) Data Integration
12 8 (17.78%) Investment Management

Single Sign-On
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) Network Security
2 7 (15.56%) Firewall
3 5 (11.11%) DHCP
3 5 (11.11%) DNS
3 5 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (11.11%) LAN
3 5 (11.11%) WAN
4 4 (8.89%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (6.67%) SSL
6 2 (4.44%) IPsec
6 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.22%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) Intranet
7 1 (2.22%) SAN
7 1 (2.22%) SNMP
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (4.44%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (22.22%) Banking
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Consultant
2 12 (26.67%) Security Consultant
3 8 (17.78%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Identity Management Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Security Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Security Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) SAML
2 9 (20.00%) .NET
3 7 (15.56%) LDAP
4 3 (6.67%) Middleware
4 3 (6.67%) OAuth
4 3 (6.67%) OpenID
4 3 (6.67%) REST
4 3 (6.67%) SOAP
5 2 (4.44%) JDBC
5 2 (4.44%) OAuth2
5 2 (4.44%) XACML
6 1 (2.22%) JSON
6 1 (2.22%) ODBC
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) PKI
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.22%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.44%) CentOS
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (33.33%) Data Management
3 13 (28.89%) Asset Management
3 13 (28.89%) ITIL
4 12 (26.67%) Identity Management
5 11 (24.44%) Identity Access Management
5 11 (24.44%) Information Security
6 10 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 8 (17.78%) Data Integration
8 8 (17.78%) ETL
8 8 (17.78%) Fintech
8 8 (17.78%) Investment Management
8 8 (17.78%) Web SSO
9 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.56%) Business Development
9 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (15.56%) Programme Delivery
9 7 (15.56%) Risk Management
9 7 (15.56%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (17.78%) R
3 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
3 8 (17.78%) VBScript
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) CISSP
2 7 (15.56%) CLAS
2 7 (15.56%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (11.11%) CEH
3 5 (11.11%) GIAC
3 5 (11.11%) GSEC
4 2 (4.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (4.44%) CCSP
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCSA
4 2 (4.44%) MCSE
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) GDPR
2 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) Shibboleth
3 2 (4.44%) RACF
3 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 2 (4.44%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) NDS
4 1 (2.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.44%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.22%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.22%) PingFederate
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) NetIQ
3 4 (8.89%) Micro Focus
3 4 (8.89%) Novell
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) Databricks
4 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
4 2 (4.44%) McAfee
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica
5 1 (2.22%) Jitterbit
5 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.22%) Okta
5 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.22%) Veeam