Identity Access Management Jobs

Identity and Access Management (IDAM)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Identity Access Management skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Identity Access Management over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 378 224 595
Rank change year-on-year -154 +371 -44
Permanent jobs citing Identity Access Management 663 1,300 926
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 1.57% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.64% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 339 368 617
10th Percentile £42,146 £45,000 £48,750
25th Percentile £54,814 £55,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £75,000 £72,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +4.17% +2.86%
75th Percentile £92,245 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £105,500 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £68,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -5.11% +5.38% -

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Identity Access Management falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78,736 79,119 171,093
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.22% 95.38% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52,643 51,303 86,275
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £33,613
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £44,186
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,249 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.71% +0.42% +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +7.14%

Identity Access Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Identity Access Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Identity Access Management in the UK

Identity Access Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Identity Access Management.

Salary trend for Identity Access Management in the UK

Identity Access Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Identity Access Management over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Identity Access Management in the UK

Identity Access Management
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Identity Access Management within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
England -149 492 £72,500 -3.33% 64
UK excluding London -190 403 £65,000 -5.11% 44
London +13 224 £77,500 -13.89% 21
Work from Home +39 208 £70,000 -12.50% 66
Scotland -38 135 £62,500 -12.28% 3
North of England -94 80 £45,000 -33.82% 13
South East -109 70 £72,500 +3.57% 20
Midlands -111 50 £68,000 -2.86% 4
North West -79 49 £40,617 -41.98% 3
South West -85 48 £65,000 +20.22% 3
West Midlands -52 42 £68,000 -2.86% 3
Yorkshire -11 22 £62,500 -8.09% 6
East of England -33 17 £75,000 +3.45% 5
North East -5 9 £45,000 -14.29% 5
East Midlands -83 8 £61,000 +13.49% 1
Wales -29 3 - -
Northern Ireland +4 2 - -

Identity Access Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (4.52%) Microsoft Exchange
2 18 (2.71%) Apache
3 15 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.66%) Apache Airflow
6 6 (0.90%) Confluence
6 6 (0.90%) JBoss
6 6 (0.90%) nginx
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.60%) Trello
5 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.30%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.15%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 266 (40.12%) Azure
2 218 (32.88%) AWS
3 158 (23.83%) Entra ID
4 73 (11.01%) GCP
5 72 (10.86%) Microsoft 365
6 60 (9.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 58 (8.75%) Datadog
8 41 (6.18%) PaaS
9 31 (4.68%) Azure DevOps
10 30 (4.52%) IaaS
10 30 (4.52%) SaaS
11 25 (3.77%) Azure AKS
12 20 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
13 18 (2.71%) GitHub
14 15 (2.26%) Serverless
15 12 (1.81%) Azure API Management
16 11 (1.66%) Mimecast
17 9 (1.36%) Azure Pipelines
17 9 (1.36%) Azure Sentinel
18 8 (1.21%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 85 (12.82%) Firewall
2 60 (9.05%) DNS
3 54 (8.14%) Kerberos
4 44 (6.64%) Network Security
5 27 (4.07%) VPN
6 22 (3.32%) DHCP
7 21 (3.17%) WAN
8 13 (1.96%) SD-WAN
9 12 (1.81%) TCP/IP
9 12 (1.81%) Unified Communications
10 11 (1.66%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (1.21%) Internet
11 8 (1.21%) LAN
12 6 (0.90%) SSL
13 5 (0.75%) VLAN
14 4 (0.60%) BGP
14 4 (0.60%) NAS
14 4 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (0.45%) SNMP
15 3 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.54%) Metadata
2 26 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.66%) Redis
3 11 (1.66%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.51%) Apache Hive
4 10 (1.51%) Presto
5 9 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (1.36%) MongoDB
5 9 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.06%) Big Data
6 7 (1.06%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.60%) MySQL
9 3 (0.45%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.45%) Power BI
10 2 (0.30%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.30%) OLAP
10 2 (0.30%) OLTP
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 71 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 63 (9.50%) Bitbucket
3 61 (9.20%) Git
4 49 (7.39%) Artifactory
5 24 (3.62%) GitLab
6 11 (1.66%) JIRA
7 10 (1.51%) SonarQube
8 7 (1.06%) Katalon Studio
9 5 (0.75%) Postman
9 5 (0.75%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.45%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.45%) JUnit
10 3 (0.45%) Maven
10 3 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.30%) Robot Framework
11 2 (0.30%) Selenium
12 1 (0.15%) Burp Suite
12 1 (0.15%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.15%) JMeter
12 1 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 271 (40.87%) Finance
2 160 (24.13%) Social Skills
3 144 (21.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 114 (17.19%) Law
5 91 (13.73%) Banking
6 76 (11.46%) Marketing
7 67 (10.11%) Legal
8 36 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (5.43%) Public Sector
9 17 (2.56%) Presentation Skills
10 16 (2.41%) Retail Banking
11 14 (2.11%) Retail
12 13 (1.96%) Electronics
12 13 (1.96%) Games
13 10 (1.51%) Financial Institution
14 9 (1.36%) Documentation Skills
15 8 (1.21%) Advertising
15 8 (1.21%) Influencing Skills
16 6 (0.90%) Organisational Skills
16 6 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 143 (21.57%) Senior
2 130 (19.61%) Architect
3 125 (18.85%) Analyst
4 124 (18.70%) Software Engineer
5 104 (15.69%) Lead
6 80 (12.07%) Lead Software Engineer
7 67 (10.11%) Cloud Engineer
8 55 (8.30%) Senior Analyst
9 52 (7.84%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 51 (7.69%) Governance Analyst
11 37 (5.58%) Senior Software Engineer
12 32 (4.83%) Azure Engineer
12 32 (4.83%) Consultant
13 28 (4.22%) DevOps Engineer
13 28 (4.22%) Security Architect
13 28 (4.22%) Senior Architect
14 26 (3.92%) Security Engineer
14 26 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
15 25 (3.77%) Technical Architect
16 24 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (14.33%) SAML
2 84 (12.67%) OpenID
3 71 (10.71%) LDAP
4 60 (9.05%) Web Services
5 58 (8.75%) OAuth
5 58 (8.75%) RESTful
6 52 (7.84%) OpenTelemetry
7 49 (7.39%) JSON
7 49 (7.39%) JSON-LD
7 49 (7.39%) XML
8 38 (5.73%) SailPoint
9 23 (3.47%) REST
10 22 (3.32%) Lambda Expressions
11 20 (3.02%) http4s
12 15 (2.26%) Middleware
13 12 (1.81%) React
14 11 (1.66%) ARM Templates
14 11 (1.66%) OAuth2
15 10 (1.51%) Node.js
16 9 (1.36%) Keycloak
Miscellaneous
1 181 (27.30%) Management Information System
2 97 (14.63%) Cloud Native
3 94 (14.18%) Public Cloud
4 56 (8.45%) Enterprise Cloud
5 49 (7.39%) Reference Data
6 34 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
7 32 (4.83%) Data Centre
7 32 (4.83%) Security Posture
8 31 (4.68%) Onboarding
9 25 (3.77%) PKI
10 24 (3.62%) Cyber Threat
11 18 (2.71%) Product Ownership
12 13 (1.96%) Cloud Security Posture
13 12 (1.81%) Operational Technology
14 11 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 10 (1.51%) Mobile App
16 9 (1.36%) SCADA
16 9 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
17 7 (1.06%) Distributed Systems
18 6 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.14%) Windows
2 64 (9.65%) Linux
3 43 (6.49%) Windows Server
4 21 (3.17%) Unix
5 15 (2.26%) Ubuntu
6 13 (1.96%) Solaris
7 12 (1.81%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.06%) CentOS
10 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2019
11 5 (0.75%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.75%) Kali Linux
11 5 (0.75%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.60%) Android
12 4 (0.60%) VMS
12 4 (0.60%) zOS
13 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (47.21%) Agile
2 246 (37.10%) Cybersecurity
3 181 (27.30%) CI/CD
4 155 (23.38%) Roadmaps
5 145 (21.87%) Information Security
6 138 (20.81%) Software Engineering
7 122 (18.40%) SDLC
8 104 (15.69%) Architectural Design
9 102 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 101 (15.23%) Community of Practice
10 101 (15.23%) Information Architecture
10 101 (15.23%) Operational Stability
11 98 (14.78%) DevOps
12 93 (14.03%) Security Operations
13 89 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
13 89 (13.42%) RBAC
14 86 (12.97%) Scrum
15 80 (12.07%) Privileged Access Management
16 78 (11.76%) Kanban
17 77 (11.61%) Cloud Security
Programming Languages
1 119 (17.95%) Java
2 112 (16.89%) PowerShell
3 94 (14.18%) SQL
4 56 (8.45%) Python
5 54 (8.14%) Go
6 49 (7.39%) Prolog
6 49 (7.39%) SPARQL
7 24 (3.62%) Kotlin
7 24 (3.62%) Scala
8 20 (3.02%) Bash
9 19 (2.87%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.51%) Bicep
11 6 (0.90%) C#
12 4 (0.60%) Perl
13 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.15%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.15%) BeanShell
14 1 (0.15%) C
14 1 (0.15%) C++
14 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (12.97%) Security Cleared
2 78 (11.76%) CISSP
3 66 (9.95%) SC Cleared
4 62 (9.35%) Degree
5 45 (6.79%) Azure Certification
6 40 (6.03%) CISM
7 28 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
8 27 (4.07%) AWS Certification
9 20 (3.02%) CISA
10 18 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (2.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 15 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
11 15 (2.26%) CCSP
12 14 (2.11%) CEH
13 11 (1.66%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
14 8 (1.21%) CompTIA Security+
14 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.90%) CCNP
15 6 (0.90%) DV Cleared
15 6 (0.90%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.90%) NIST
2 47 (7.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (4.98%) QA
4 26 (3.92%) PCI DSS
5 24 (3.62%) GDPR
6 19 (2.87%) Cyber Essentials
7 16 (2.41%) SOC 2
8 11 (1.66%) COBIT
8 11 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 11 (1.66%) SLA
9 10 (1.51%) NCSC
10 9 (1.36%) HIPAA
11 7 (1.06%) NIST 800
12 6 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 3 (0.45%) COSO
13 3 (0.45%) GRC
13 3 (0.45%) ITGC
14 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.30%) Software Quality Assurance
15 1 (0.15%) Accessibility
System Software
1 222 (33.48%) Active Directory
2 56 (8.45%) Docker
3 50 (7.54%) RACF
4 31 (4.68%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (2.71%) Virtual Servers
6 14 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (1.51%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.51%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (1.51%) XenApp
8 9 (1.36%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.30%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.30%) vSphere
10 1 (0.15%) OpenDJ
10 1 (0.15%) OpenIDM
10 1 (0.15%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 134 (20.21%) Terraform
2 81 (12.22%) Single Sign-On
3 72 (10.86%) Kubernetes
4 61 (9.20%) Grafana
5 40 (6.03%) Ansible
6 37 (5.58%) Microsoft Intune
7 29 (4.37%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 18 (2.71%) Puppet
9 16 (2.41%) Progress Chef
10 14 (2.11%) SCCM
11 13 (1.96%) Prometheus
12 10 (1.51%) QRadar
13 8 (1.21%) Nessus
14 7 (1.06%) Istio
14 7 (1.06%) Nagios
15 5 (0.75%) Jamf Pro
15 5 (0.75%) Kibana
15 5 (0.75%) Suricata
16 3 (0.45%) NetIQ Identity Manager
16 3 (0.45%) Podman
Vendors
1 232 (34.99%) Microsoft
2 79 (11.92%) Splunk
3 74 (11.16%) CyberArk
4 52 (7.84%) Dynatrace
5 37 (5.58%) Google
6 33 (4.98%) ServiceNow
7 27 (4.07%) Oracle
8 26 (3.92%) VMware
9 24 (3.62%) Zscaler
10 17 (2.56%) Adobe
11 16 (2.41%) ForgeRock
12 15 (2.26%) Cisco
13 14 (2.11%) Apple
14 12 (1.81%) Qualys
15 11 (1.66%) BeyondTrust
15 11 (1.66%) Databricks
15 11 (1.66%) Okta
15 11 (1.66%) Palo Alto
15 11 (1.66%) Red Hat
16 10 (1.51%) Citrix