Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Identity Access Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Identity Access Management over the 6 months to 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Identity & Access Management
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 288 482 549
Rank change year-on-year +194 +67 +123
Permanent jobs citing Identity Access Management 529 746 828
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.08% 0.55% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.59% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 542 502 524
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £120,000 £97,375 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.17% - +14.29%

Identity Access Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 45,275 126,161 151,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.45% 92.22% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37,306 99,350 120,587
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,948 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,118 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.15% - +5.88%

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 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Identity Access Management in the UK

Identity Access Management
Top 14 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 22 October 2020. 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
England +234 496 £65,000 - 85
London +206 321 £70,000 -6.67% 36
UK excluding London +209 194 £54,500 -9.17% 53
Work from Home +108 111 £60,000 -7.69% 14
North of England +167 57 £40,000 -30.43% 27
Midlands +114 48 £58,500 +6.36% 8
West Midlands +109 41 £62,500 +8.70% 5
Yorkshire +142 33 £45,000 -12.20% 15
South East +145 29 £49,000 -20.00% 8
South West +122 27 £75,000 +73.79% 4
North West +110 24 £32,000 -44.35% 11
Scotland +76 21 £65,000 +30.00% 3
East of England +129 12 £53,750 +15.59% 2
East Midlands +73 7 £57,500 +4.55% 3

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, IT jobs citing Identity Access Management 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 with a requirement for Identity Access Management.

1 217 (41.02%) Information Security
2 188 (35.54%) CISSP
3 166 (31.38%) Azure
4 164 (31.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 159 (30.06%) OAuth
6 151 (28.54%) Cybersecurity
7 126 (23.82%) AWS
8 125 (23.63%) SAML
9 118 (22.31%) Cisco Certification
9 118 (22.31%) Active Directory
10 115 (21.74%) Firewall
11 109 (20.60%) OpenID
12 104 (19.66%) Security Architecture
13 103 (19.47%) CCNP
14 102 (19.28%) CCNA
15 93 (17.58%) Office 365
16 92 (17.39%) Microsoft
17 88 (16.64%) CISM
17 88 (16.64%) DevOps
18 87 (16.45%) ForgeRock
18 87 (16.45%) Web Services
19 84 (15.88%) Microservices
20 82 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
21 75 (14.18%) NIST
22 73 (13.80%) Java
23 72 (13.61%) SailPoint
24 70 (13.23%) SIEM
24 70 (13.23%) Windows
25 69 (13.04%) B2B
26 68 (12.85%) Identity Management

Identity Access Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 24 (4.54%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.78%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.95%) Confluence
6 4 (0.76%) Jadu
6 4 (0.76%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.19%) Apache
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.19%) IIS
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 48 (9.07%) R3 Corda
2 39 (7.37%) Distributed Ledger
3 19 (3.59%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 166 (31.38%) Azure
2 126 (23.82%) AWS
3 93 (17.58%) Office 365
4 61 (11.53%) IaaS
5 47 (8.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 43 (8.13%) SaaS
7 41 (7.75%) PaaS
8 29 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (3.59%) Akamai
9 19 (3.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 17 (3.21%) OneDrive
11 12 (2.27%) Serverless
12 11 (2.08%) GCP
13 9 (1.70%) Azure Functions
14 8 (1.51%) GitHub
15 6 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (0.76%) BPaaS
16 4 (0.76%) Mimecast
17 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudTrail
17 3 (0.57%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 115 (21.74%) Firewall
2 62 (11.72%) Intrusion Detection
3 36 (6.81%) DNS
4 28 (5.29%) Unified Communications
5 25 (4.73%) Network Security
6 23 (4.35%) LAN
7 19 (3.59%) WAN
8 11 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (2.08%) DHCP
8 11 (2.08%) Internet
9 8 (1.51%) Cisco Firepower
9 8 (1.51%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (1.51%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (1.51%) Software-Defined Networking
9 8 (1.51%) TCP/IP
10 7 (1.32%) CTI
10 7 (1.32%) VPN
11 4 (0.76%) Skype
11 4 (0.76%) WAAS
11 4 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.56%) Blockchain
2 15 (2.84%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.70%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.51%) CouchDB
7 7 (1.32%) DTS
7 7 (1.32%) OLAP
8 6 (1.13%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.57%) Power BI
11 3 (0.57%) Redis
12 2 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.38%) Cosmos DB
13 1 (0.19%) Cloud Spanner
13 1 (0.19%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 12 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 11 (2.08%) IntelliJ
3 9 (1.70%) JIRA
4 8 (1.51%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.32%) Metasploit
5 7 (1.32%) WebScarab
6 4 (0.76%) GitLab
7 2 (0.38%) Ant
7 2 (0.38%) DbUnit
7 2 (0.38%) jMock
7 2 (0.38%) JUnit
7 2 (0.38%) Maven
7 2 (0.38%) Mockito
7 2 (0.38%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (12.10%) Finance
2 31 (5.86%) Law
3 16 (3.02%) Banking
4 10 (1.89%) Legal
5 9 (1.70%) Public Sector
6 8 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.32%) Advertising
8 5 (0.95%) Marketing
8 5 (0.95%) Publishing
9 4 (0.76%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.76%) Local Government
9 4 (0.76%) Retail
10 3 (0.57%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Back Office
11 2 (0.38%) Games
11 2 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.38%) Military
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (18.15%) Consultant
2 73 (13.80%) Analyst
3 60 (11.34%) Architect
4 49 (9.26%) Security Engineer
5 42 (7.94%) Developer
6 35 (6.62%) Security Analyst
7 28 (5.29%) Support Analyst
8 26 (4.91%) Software Engineer
9 24 (4.54%) CyberArk Consultant
9 24 (4.54%) ForgeRock Consultant
9 24 (4.54%) SailPoint Consultant
10 22 (4.16%) Azure Engineer
11 21 (3.97%) Senior Analyst
12 19 (3.59%) Security Specialist
13 17 (3.21%) Security Manager
14 16 (3.02%) Senior Support Analyst
14 16 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
15 15 (2.84%) Cloud Engineer
15 15 (2.84%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
15 15 (2.84%) Identity Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (30.06%) OAuth
2 125 (23.63%) SAML
3 109 (20.60%) OpenID
4 87 (16.45%) Web Services
5 72 (13.61%) SailPoint
6 61 (11.53%) OAuth2
7 24 (4.54%) Spring Boot
8 23 (4.35%) LDAP
9 17 (3.21%) .NET
10 11 (2.08%) REST
11 8 (1.51%) XML
12 7 (1.32%) .NET Core
13 6 (1.13%) SOAP
14 5 (0.95%) ASP.NET
14 5 (0.95%) J2EE
15 3 (0.57%) Spring
15 3 (0.57%) XACML
16 2 (0.38%) Kafka
16 2 (0.38%) PowerMock
16 2 (0.38%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.72%) Management Information System
2 36 (6.81%) Cloud Native
3 34 (6.43%) Cyberthreat
4 23 (4.35%) FMCG
5 21 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.21%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.84%) Public Cloud
8 14 (2.65%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (1.89%) Replication
10 9 (1.70%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.70%) Security Operations Centre
11 8 (1.51%) Internet of Things
11 8 (1.51%) PKI
12 7 (1.32%) Cybercrime
13 5 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
13 5 (0.95%) Social Media
14 4 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
15 3 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (13.23%) Windows
2 30 (5.67%) Windows Server
3 24 (4.54%) Linux
4 9 (1.70%) Unix
5 7 (1.32%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.57%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) Android
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) VMS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (41.02%) Information Security
2 151 (28.54%) Cybersecurity
3 104 (19.66%) Security Architecture
4 88 (16.64%) DevOps
5 84 (15.88%) Microservices
6 82 (15.50%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (13.23%) SIEM
8 69 (13.04%) B2B
9 68 (12.85%) Identity Management
10 65 (12.29%) ITIL
11 53 (10.02%) Data Integration
12 51 (9.64%) Kalman Filter
13 50 (9.45%) Data Modelling
14 48 (9.07%) Data Transformation
15 47 (8.88%) Risk Management
16 45 (8.51%) Web Filtering
17 44 (8.32%) Security Operations
18 41 (7.75%) Incident Management
19 39 (7.37%) Configuration Management
19 39 (7.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 73 (13.80%) Java
2 44 (8.32%) Kotlin
3 43 (8.13%) SQL
4 28 (5.29%) Python
5 23 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 19 (3.59%) Go
6 19 (3.59%) Ruby
7 10 (1.89%) C#
8 9 (1.70%) C++
8 9 (1.70%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.32%) Perl
10 6 (1.13%) C
11 4 (0.76%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.19%) PHP
12 1 (0.19%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 188 (35.54%) CISSP
2 118 (22.31%) Cisco Certification
3 103 (19.47%) CCNP
4 102 (19.28%) CCNA
5 88 (16.64%) CISM
6 45 (8.51%) Degree
7 43 (8.13%) CISA
7 43 (8.13%) Security Cleared
8 36 (6.81%) SC Cleared
9 22 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (3.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 16 (3.02%) BPSS Clearance
11 16 (3.02%) CCSP
11 16 (3.02%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (2.84%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 14 (2.65%) CEH
14 12 (2.27%) MCSE
15 7 (1.32%) AWS Certification
16 5 (0.95%) CRISC
17 4 (0.76%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (31.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 75 (14.18%) NIST
3 58 (10.96%) GDPR
4 28 (5.29%) COBIT
5 16 (3.02%) Cyber Essentials
6 15 (2.84%) ISO 31000
7 14 (2.65%) PCI DSS
8 10 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (1.51%) COSO
10 7 (1.32%) HIPAA
11 6 (1.13%) Data Quality
12 5 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 4 (0.76%) ITGC
13 4 (0.76%) NCSC
14 3 (0.57%) BS7799
14 3 (0.57%) GAMP
14 3 (0.57%) GLBA
15 2 (0.38%) NIST 800
15 2 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 118 (22.31%) Active Directory
2 43 (8.13%) Docker
3 17 (3.21%) NDS
4 16 (3.02%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 16 (3.02%) Virtual Desktop
5 11 (2.08%) BitLocker
6 9 (1.70%) Firmware
7 4 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.76%) XenApp
8 3 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.38%) vSphere
10 1 (0.19%) LXC
10 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 54 (10.21%) Kubernetes
2 43 (8.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 32 (6.05%) Terraform
4 31 (5.86%) Single Sign-On
5 30 (5.67%) Ansible
6 29 (5.48%) SCCM
7 26 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (4.91%) Puppet
8 15 (2.84%) Nessus
8 15 (2.84%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 15 (2.84%) Tivoli
9 8 (1.51%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (1.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 8 (1.51%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 7 (1.32%) Core Impact
10 7 (1.32%) Nexpose
10 7 (1.32%) WSUS
11 4 (0.76%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.57%) CASB
Vendors
1 92 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 87 (16.45%) ForgeRock
3 57 (10.78%) CyberArk
4 37 (6.99%) Oracle
5 36 (6.81%) VMware
6 30 (5.67%) Cisco
7 23 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 22 (4.16%) Adobe
9 19 (3.59%) hybris
9 19 (3.59%) SAP
10 18 (3.40%) New Relic
11 17 (3.21%) Okta
12 15 (2.84%) Citrix
12 15 (2.84%) IBM
12 15 (2.84%) NetIQ
13 12 (2.27%) McAfee
14 11 (2.08%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.70%) Google
15 9 (1.70%) Splunk
16 8 (1.51%) Symantec