Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Identity & Access Management
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 656 662 823
Rank change year-on-year +6 +161 +70
Permanent jobs citing Identity Access Management 626 635 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 380 504 399
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -2.04%
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £35,825
90th Percentile £92,500 £96,750 £85,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -16.67%

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 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Identity Access Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Identity Access Management in the UK

Identity Access Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Identity Access Management.

Salary trend for Identity Access Management in the UK

Identity Access Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Identity Access Management over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Identity Access Management in the UK

Identity Access Management
Top 15 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 24 November 2017. 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 +15 572 £65,000 - 31
London +17 381 £65,000 -10.34% 21
UK excluding London +16 191 £52,500 -4.55% 9
South East +35 61 £52,500 -25.00% 3
North of England +22 60 £50,750 -7.73% 2
East of England +29 37 £57,500 +27.78% 2
North West -24 32 £55,000 +6.14% 2
Yorkshire +24 16 £62,500 +13.64%
South West -2 13 £60,500 +16.75%
Scotland -4 13 £65,000 +42.08%
North East - 12 £50,000 -
Midlands +12 5 £43,709 -18.68% 2
West Midlands -4 3 £48,500 -11.82% 2
Wales - 3 £33,000 -
East Midlands +31 2 £43,532 +0.07%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Identity Access Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Identity Access Management.

1 269 (42.97%) Information Security
2 234 (37.38%) Finance
3 229 (36.58%) Cybersecurity
4 195 (31.15%) CISSP
5 159 (25.40%) CISM
6 148 (23.64%) Banking
7 145 (23.16%) Active Directory
8 142 (22.68%) Security Operations
9 128 (20.45%) Degree
10 118 (18.85%) SDLC
11 114 (18.21%) SIEM
12 110 (17.57%) SailPoint
13 107 (17.09%) Retail Banking
14 105 (16.77%) Unix
15 103 (16.45%) Investment Banking
16 99 (15.81%) Asset Management
17 95 (15.18%) Wealth Management
18 93 (14.86%) Java
19 91 (14.54%) Firewall
20 89 (14.22%) LDAP
21 88 (14.06%) Oracle
21 88 (14.06%) Web Services
21 88 (14.06%) Computer Science
22 83 (13.26%) Management Information System
23 80 (12.78%) Windows
24 78 (12.46%) Linux
25 77 (12.30%) Continuous Improvement
25 77 (12.30%) Amazon AWS
26 76 (12.14%) Data Protection
26 76 (12.14%) Risk 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 52 (8.31%) Apache
2 49 (7.83%) Tomcat
3 16 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 13 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.60%) CMS
6 10 (1.60%) OpenStack
7 9 (1.44%) Apache Spark
8 7 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.96%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.64%) IIS
11 3 (0.48%) Confluence
11 3 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (4.63%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
3 15 (2.40%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.32%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.44%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.64%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.48%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 77 (12.30%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (7.67%) GitHub
4 43 (6.87%) Office 365
5 40 (6.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 37 (5.91%) SaaS
7 25 (3.99%) IaaS
8 16 (2.56%) G Suite
9 15 (2.40%) Sumo Logic
10 9 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (1.44%) PaaS
11 4 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.48%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.32%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.16%) Force.com
14 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 91 (14.54%) Firewall
2 89 (14.22%) LDAP
3 74 (11.82%) Network Security
4 35 (5.59%) TCP/IP
5 20 (3.19%) NFC
6 15 (2.40%) Internet
6 15 (2.40%) IPsec
7 13 (2.08%) LAN
8 11 (1.76%) HTTPS
8 11 (1.76%) TACACS
8 11 (1.76%) WAN
8 11 (1.76%) Wireless
9 9 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (1.28%) SMS
10 8 (1.28%) SSL
11 5 (0.80%) HTTP
11 5 (0.80%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.48%) DMZ
12 3 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.71%) Big Data
2 19 (3.04%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.60%) MySQL
4 9 (1.44%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.12%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.80%) Apache Hive
7 5 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.64%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.48%) GIS
9 3 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.48%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.32%) OLAP
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.32%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.32%) QlikView
10 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (7.99%) Maven
2 48 (7.67%) JUnit
2 48 (7.67%) Subversion
3 6 (0.96%) JIRA
4 2 (0.32%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.32%) Selenium
5 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.16%) Gradle
5 1 (0.16%) JMeter
5 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
General
1 234 (37.38%) Finance
2 148 (23.64%) Banking
3 107 (17.09%) Retail Banking
4 103 (16.45%) Investment Banking
5 34 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 25 (3.99%) Legal
7 24 (3.83%) Electronics
8 22 (3.51%) Retail
9 15 (2.40%) Marketing
10 12 (1.92%) Law
11 11 (1.76%) Games
12 6 (0.96%) Publishing
13 5 (0.80%) Military
14 4 (0.64%) Advertising
14 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.48%) German Language
16 2 (0.32%) Billing
17 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 151 (24.12%) Consultant
2 117 (18.69%) Analyst
3 98 (15.65%) Architect
4 94 (15.02%) Security Analyst
5 80 (12.78%) Security Consultant
6 72 (11.50%) Security Architect
7 53 (8.47%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 52 (8.31%) Business Analyst
9 49 (7.83%) Senior Consultant
10 45 (7.19%) IAM Consultant
10 45 (7.19%) Security Manager
11 33 (5.27%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
11 33 (5.27%) Identity Management Consultant
12 32 (5.11%) Management Consultant
13 30 (4.79%) Cybersecurity Consultant
14 29 (4.63%) Cloud Architect
15 28 (4.47%) Security Engineer
16 25 (3.99%) SOC Consultant
17 24 (3.83%) Senior Security Consultant
18 23 (3.67%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (17.57%) SailPoint
2 88 (14.06%) Web Services
3 68 (10.86%) SOAP
4 59 (9.42%) REST
5 57 (9.11%) J2EE
6 49 (7.83%) Spring
7 48 (7.67%) AngularJS
7 48 (7.67%) JPA
8 32 (5.11%) SAML
9 30 (4.79%) Middleware
9 30 (4.79%) RESTful
10 28 (4.47%) OAuth
11 27 (4.31%) OpenID
12 14 (2.24%) JSON
13 11 (1.76%) SPML
14 6 (0.96%) XML
15 5 (0.80%) .NET
15 5 (0.80%) Java EE
16 4 (0.64%) .NET Framework
16 4 (0.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 88 (14.06%) Computer Science
2 83 (13.26%) Management Information System
3 73 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (6.87%) Security Operations Centre
5 34 (5.43%) Data Centre
6 25 (3.99%) PKI
7 20 (3.19%) CESG
7 20 (3.19%) Contactless
7 20 (3.19%) EMV
7 20 (3.19%) Mobile Payment
7 20 (3.19%) Smartcard
8 18 (2.88%) Cyber Defence
9 16 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
10 13 (2.08%) Digital Currency
10 13 (2.08%) Smart Meter
11 12 (1.92%) Public Cloud
12 11 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (1.76%) Digital TV
13 8 (1.28%) CMDB
13 8 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 105 (16.77%) Unix
2 80 (12.78%) Windows
3 78 (12.46%) Linux
4 28 (4.47%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.28%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.12%) AIX
6 7 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.80%) Solaris
8 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.48%) VMS
10 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (42.97%) Information Security
2 229 (36.58%) Cybersecurity
3 142 (22.68%) Security Operations
4 118 (18.85%) SDLC
5 114 (18.21%) SIEM
6 99 (15.81%) Asset Management
7 95 (15.18%) Wealth Management
8 77 (12.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 76 (12.14%) Data Protection
9 76 (12.14%) Risk Management
10 75 (11.98%) Identity Management
11 74 (11.82%) Security Architecture
12 64 (10.22%) Business Analysis
13 63 (10.06%) Project Management
13 63 (10.06%) Vulnerability Management
14 62 (9.90%) Analytics
14 62 (9.90%) Coaching
15 58 (9.27%) Programme Management
16 55 (8.79%) ITIL
16 55 (8.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 93 (14.86%) Java
2 72 (11.50%) SQL
3 55 (8.79%) Shell Script
4 48 (7.67%) PL/SQL
5 21 (3.35%) JavaScript
6 20 (3.19%) PowerShell
7 13 (2.08%) C#
8 12 (1.92%) Python
9 8 (1.28%) BeanShell
9 8 (1.28%) C
9 8 (1.28%) Perl
10 6 (0.96%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.80%) VBScript
12 4 (0.64%) Ruby
13 3 (0.48%) C++
14 1 (0.16%) PHP
14 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 195 (31.15%) CISSP
2 159 (25.40%) CISM
3 128 (20.45%) Degree
4 53 (8.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 46 (7.35%) Security Cleared
6 45 (7.19%) CBAP
6 45 (7.19%) CISA
7 31 (4.95%) GIAC
8 25 (3.99%) SC Cleared
9 24 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (3.67%) CRISC
10 23 (3.67%) ISSAP
11 22 (3.51%) CEH
12 17 (2.72%) CESG Certified Professional
13 16 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (2.08%) MCSE
15 12 (1.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 10 (1.60%) MCSA
17 9 (1.44%) CCIE
18 7 (1.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (9.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (4.31%) PCI DSS
3 23 (3.67%) GDPR
4 22 (3.51%) QA
5 20 (3.19%) COBIT
6 18 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 17 (2.72%) SLA
8 12 (1.92%) PMO
9 5 (0.80%) FISMA
9 5 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.64%) SSAE 16
11 3 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 3 (0.48%) GPG13
12 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.32%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.32%) NIST 800
13 1 (0.16%) PSD2
System Software
1 145 (23.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.80%) Firmware
2 5 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.80%) vSphere
3 4 (0.64%) XenApp
4 3 (0.48%) HDFS
4 3 (0.48%) Snort
5 2 (0.32%) Docker
5 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.16%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.16%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.16%) RACF
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 8 (1.28%) FortiGate
3 7 (1.12%) SCCM
4 6 (0.96%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.80%) QRadar
5 5 (0.80%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 4 (0.64%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.48%) CSIRT
7 3 (0.48%) Fluentd
7 3 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.48%) Suricata
8 2 (0.32%) Ansible
8 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (0.32%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.32%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 2 (0.32%) Puppet
9 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 88 (14.06%) Oracle
2 74 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 68 (10.86%) CyberArk
4 30 (4.79%) ServiceNow
5 28 (4.47%) Splunk
6 22 (3.51%) SAP
7 20 (3.19%) Hyperion
8 19 (3.04%) Cisco
8 19 (3.04%) Google
9 18 (2.88%) CA
9 18 (2.88%) ForgeRock
10 16 (2.56%) IBM
10 16 (2.56%) LogRhythm
10 16 (2.56%) VMware
11 15 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (2.24%) Fortinet
13 13 (2.08%) F5
14 12 (1.92%) ArcSight
15 9 (1.44%) Apple
15 9 (1.44%) Forcepoint