Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
England > South East
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 448 492 542
Rank change year-on-year +44 +50 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAML 41 48 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.41% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 11
South East median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £48,250 £46,875 £43,750
90th Percentile £79,450 £77,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £61,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -6.15% +13.04% +15.00%

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 South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 9,601 11,678 13,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.17% 41.65% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8,296 10,030 11,352
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
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 the South East

Job postings citing SAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SAML in the South East

SAML
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SAML in the South East

SAML
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAML in the South East over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for SAML in the South East

SAML
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the South East region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Thames Valley +35 33 £60,000 -7.69%
Berkshire +26 33 £60,000 -7.69%
Surrey +25 7 £74,000 -1.33%
East Sussex +15 1 £80,000 +60.00%
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South East region with a requirement for SAML.

1 37 (90.24%) OAuth
2 26 (63.41%) Java
3 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (48.78%) Spring
4 20 (48.78%) Open Source
5 19 (46.34%) API Development
6 18 (43.90%) Swagger
6 18 (43.90%) RESTful
6 18 (43.90%) Bitbucket
6 18 (43.90%) Docker
6 18 (43.90%) Microservices
6 18 (43.90%) C#
6 18 (43.90%) Python
7 17 (41.46%) Artificial Intelligence
7 17 (41.46%) Software Engineering
7 17 (41.46%) Cryptography
7 17 (41.46%) Apache Spark
7 17 (41.46%) Algorithms
7 17 (41.46%) scikit-learn
7 17 (41.46%) Private Cloud
7 17 (41.46%) Public Cloud
7 17 (41.46%) Pandas
7 17 (41.46%) Akka
7 17 (41.46%) Scala
7 17 (41.46%) Hadoop
7 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
7 17 (41.46%) MongoDB
7 17 (41.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (41.46%) Blockchain
7 17 (41.46%) Spring Cloud

SAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (41.46%) Apache Spark
1 17 (41.46%) Hyperledger
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) Mule
3 3 (7.32%) Mule ESB
4 2 (4.88%) Anypoint
4 2 (4.88%) Confluence
5 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.44%) SAS
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.44%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Azure
2 10 (24.39%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (19.51%) SaaS
4 3 (7.32%) GitHub
5 2 (4.88%) AWS
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon Cognito
6 1 (2.44%) Apigee
6 1 (2.44%) iPaaS
6 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
6 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
1 2 (4.88%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Apache Cassandra
1 17 (41.46%) Blockchain
1 17 (41.46%) Hadoop
1 17 (41.46%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Bitbucket
2 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Maven
3 3 (7.32%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.44%) GitLab
5 1 (2.44%) Gradle
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) Mockito
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 9 (21.95%) Public Sector
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Software Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Subject Matter Expert
3 9 (21.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Active Directory Expert
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) TIBCO Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) MuleSoft Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Identity Management Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Information Architect
7 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Security Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) OAuth
2 20 (48.78%) Spring
3 18 (43.90%) RESTful
3 18 (43.90%) Swagger
4 17 (41.46%) Akka
4 17 (41.46%) Pandas
4 17 (41.46%) scikit-learn
4 17 (41.46%) Spring Cloud
5 9 (21.95%) REST
6 8 (19.51%) SOAP
7 6 (14.63%) JSON
7 6 (14.63%) XML
8 4 (9.76%) Middleware
8 4 (9.76%) TIBCO EMS
8 4 (9.76%) XSLT
9 3 (7.32%) JMS
9 3 (7.32%) LDAP
9 3 (7.32%) OpenID
10 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Algorithms
1 17 (41.46%) Private Cloud
1 17 (41.46%) Public Cloud
2 10 (24.39%) CESG
3 4 (9.76%) Virtual Team
4 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.88%) Life Science
6 1 (2.44%) Clustering
6 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) Open Source
3 19 (46.34%) API Development
4 18 (43.90%) Microservices
5 17 (41.46%) Artificial Intelligence
5 17 (41.46%) Cryptography
5 17 (41.46%) Data Science
5 17 (41.46%) Software Engineering
6 11 (26.83%) Computer Science
6 11 (26.83%) ITIL
7 10 (24.39%) B2B
7 10 (24.39%) B2C
8 8 (19.51%) DevOps
9 7 (17.07%) Change Management
9 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (17.07%) Project Management
9 7 (17.07%) Service Management
9 7 (17.07%) SOA
10 6 (14.63%) Technical Leadership
10 6 (14.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) Java
2 18 (43.90%) C#
2 18 (43.90%) Python
3 17 (41.46%) Scala
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 12 (29.27%) Degree
3 11 (26.83%) MCSE
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (24.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (24.39%) MCITP
5 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) CISM
6 1 (2.44%) CISSP
6 1 (2.44%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.44%) ISSEP
6 1 (2.44%) MCP
6 1 (2.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.44%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) NIST
2 10 (24.39%) NCSC
3 6 (14.63%) Data Quality
4 4 (9.76%) QA
5 1 (2.44%) COBIT
5 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Docker
2 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Single Sign-On
1 4 (9.76%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (4.88%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.88%) CloudHub
3 1 (2.44%) Kibana
3 1 (2.44%) logstash
3 1 (2.44%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) TIBCO
3 3 (7.32%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.88%) Cognizant
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.44%) CA
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.44%) Mitel
5 1 (2.44%) Qualys
5 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) Veeam