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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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
England > South East
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 456 389 348
Rank change year-on-year -67 -41 +101
Permanent jobs citing SAML 36 29 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.44% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 22
10th Percentile £40,725 £41,250 £37,875
25th Percentile £47,981 £43,125 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £56,500 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +37.17% -27.10% +10.71%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,938 £92,188
90th Percentile £81,750 £95,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £68,500 £57,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +19.13% -28.13% +16.36%

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 7,931 6,526 5,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.48% 42.18% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4,475 4,948 4,895
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £56,518
% change year-on-year +13.04% +1.74% +7.65%

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SAML as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAML in the South East.

Salary trend for SAML in the South East

SAML
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAML in the South East over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

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 28 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -22 23 £77,500 +10.32% 3
Surrey -59 7 £43,000 -52.22% 2
Berkshire -6 4 £47,500 -17.39%
Thames Valley -44 4 £47,500 -24.00%
East Sussex -17 1 - -
Kent - 1 £61,350 -
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 29 (80.56%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (66.67%) Azure
3 23 (63.89%) Firewall
4 19 (52.78%) Social Skills
5 18 (50.00%) Security Management
5 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (50.00%) AWS
5 18 (50.00%) PKI
6 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (47.22%) LDAP
7 16 (44.44%) ISMS
8 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
8 15 (41.67%) SC Cleared
8 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
8 15 (41.67%) SIEM
9 14 (38.89%) Information Assurance
10 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
10 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
10 13 (36.11%) Information Security
10 13 (36.11%) Legal
11 12 (33.33%) CEH
11 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 11 (30.56%) Public Cloud
12 11 (30.56%) Degree
12 11 (30.56%) Agile
13 10 (27.78%) Information Security Management
13 10 (27.78%) Linux
13 10 (27.78%) GCP
13 10 (27.78%) DevOps
13 10 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree

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:

Cloud Services
1 24 (66.67%) Azure
2 18 (50.00%) AWS
3 10 (27.78%) GCP
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (13.89%) PaaS
6 4 (11.11%) IaaS
7 3 (8.33%) SaaS
7 3 (8.33%) Serverless
8 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
8 2 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.78%) Azure DevOps
9 1 (2.78%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (2.78%) Azure Monitor
9 1 (2.78%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
3 4 (11.11%) SNMP
4 3 (8.33%) HTTPS
5 2 (5.56%) 3GPP
5 2 (5.56%) 4G
5 2 (5.56%) 5G
5 2 (5.56%) HTTP
5 2 (5.56%) LTE
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.78%) MQTT
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) AutoIt
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (52.78%) Social Skills
2 13 (36.11%) Legal
3 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 6 (16.67%) Marketing
5 5 (13.89%) Banking
5 5 (13.89%) Finance
6 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.56%) Billing
8 1 (2.78%) Advertising
8 1 (2.78%) Aviation
8 1 (2.78%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (2.78%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Security Engineer
2 15 (41.67%) IT Engineer
3 14 (38.89%) IT Security Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Information Officer
4 6 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
4 6 (16.67%) Security Officer
5 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Security Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Azure Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Backend Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) LDAP
2 7 (19.44%) OAuth
3 6 (16.67%) COM
4 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 4 (11.11%) CSS
5 4 (11.11%) OpenID
5 4 (11.11%) REST
5 4 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (8.33%) Middleware
6 3 (8.33%) React
7 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.56%) Node.js
7 2 (5.56%) SOAP
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Core
8 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.78%) HTML5
8 1 (2.78%) OAuth2
8 1 (2.78%) WebSockets
8 1 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (50.00%) PKI
2 13 (36.11%) Management Information System
3 11 (30.56%) Public Cloud
4 5 (13.89%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.56%) TM Forum
6 2 (5.56%) W3C
7 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (50.00%) Security Management
3 16 (44.44%) ISMS
4 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 15 (41.67%) SIEM
5 14 (38.89%) Information Assurance
6 13 (36.11%) Information Security
7 11 (30.56%) Agile
8 10 (27.78%) DevOps
8 10 (27.78%) Information Security Management
8 10 (27.78%) Project Delivery
9 8 (22.22%) Boundary Protection
9 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (22.22%) ITIL
9 8 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (19.44%) Protective Monitoring
10 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
10 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineering
10 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Java
1 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) ES6
5 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) CEH
3 11 (30.56%) Degree
4 10 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (22.22%) CCA
5 8 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 6 (16.67%) CISSP
7 4 (11.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 4 (11.11%) CCSK
7 4 (11.11%) CCSP
7 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (11.11%) CISM
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 10 (27.78%) NIST
4 8 (22.22%) NCSC
4 8 (22.22%) RMADS
5 6 (16.67%) GRC
6 4 (11.11%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 8 (22.22%) Nexpose
3 5 (13.89%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (11.11%) CASB
5 3 (8.33%) Terraform
6 2 (5.56%) Ansible
7 1 (2.78%) Grafana
7 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.78%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Centrify
2 8 (22.22%) Google
2 8 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 8 (22.22%) Splunk
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
3 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.33%) CyberArk
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) Commvault
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Perforce
6 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.78%) Sophos