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

Identity & Access Management
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 635 715 836
Rank change year-on-year +80 +121 +25
Permanent jobs citing Identity Access Management 610 576 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 407 453 398
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £41,700 £40,758 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,000 £90,000 £86,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year - +0.92% -0.91%

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 156716 171785 194539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.13% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 123459 143267 159915
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 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 September 2017.

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 24 September 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 +51 565 £65,000 +4.00% 25
London +86 378 £70,000 - 16
UK excluding London +17 200 £55,000 - 10
South East +48 73 £58,750 -16.07% 2
North of England +5 47 £51,500 -6.36% 2
East of England +21 31 £50,000 +14.29% 2
North West -13 25 £50,000 -3.51% 1
Yorkshire +19 22 £55,000 - 1
South West 0 22 £67,000 +29.29% 1
Scotland +12 21 £65,000 +30.00%
Midlands +24 5 £48,500 -22.40% 2
West Midlands -4 4 £49,250 -21.20% 2
Wales +14 2 £33,350 -25.89% 1
East Midlands +37 1 £43,355 -23.60%

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 296 (48.52%) Information Security
2 205 (33.61%) Finance
3 199 (32.62%) CISSP
4 191 (31.31%) Cybersecurity
5 145 (23.77%) CISM
6 138 (22.62%) Banking
7 132 (21.64%) Active Directory
7 132 (21.64%) Security Operations
8 130 (21.31%) Retail
9 119 (19.51%) Degree
10 115 (18.85%) SDLC
11 110 (18.03%) SailPoint
11 110 (18.03%) Firewall
11 110 (18.03%) Unix
12 107 (17.54%) Investment Banking
13 106 (17.38%) Retail Banking
14 103 (16.89%) SIEM
15 99 (16.23%) Java
16 96 (15.74%) Security Architecture
17 95 (15.57%) Asset Management
18 94 (15.41%) Wealth Management
19 92 (15.08%) SQL
20 90 (14.75%) Management Information System
21 84 (13.77%) LDAP
22 82 (13.44%) Oracle
22 82 (13.44%) Computer Science
23 81 (13.28%) Linux
24 80 (13.11%) Data Protection
25 78 (12.79%) Identity Management
26 77 (12.62%) Amazon AWS

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 48 (7.87%) Apache
1 48 (7.87%) Tomcat
2 20 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (1.64%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.48%) CMS
7 8 (1.31%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.82%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.49%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.33%) IIS
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (2.62%) Spreadsheet
2 13 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.33%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.66%) Infor M3
1 4 (0.66%) SAP GRC
2 3 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.33%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.33%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (12.62%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (11.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (7.70%) GitHub
4 37 (6.07%) SaaS
5 25 (4.10%) Azure Active Directory
6 19 (3.11%) Office 365
7 18 (2.95%) IaaS
8 13 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.80%) PaaS
10 10 (1.64%) G Suite
11 9 (1.48%) Sumo Logic
12 8 (1.31%) Force.com
12 8 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
15 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 110 (18.03%) Firewall
2 84 (13.77%) LDAP
3 60 (9.84%) Network Security
4 34 (5.57%) TCP/IP
5 22 (3.61%) Internet
5 22 (3.61%) LAN
6 20 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (2.62%) WAN
8 14 (2.30%) NFC
8 14 (2.30%) Wireless
9 11 (1.80%) HTTPS
9 11 (1.80%) TACACS
10 10 (1.64%) SSL
11 8 (1.31%) IPsec
11 8 (1.31%) Kerberos
12 7 (1.15%) HTTP
13 6 (0.98%) DMZ
13 6 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.82%) SMS
15 3 (0.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.07%) Big Data
2 27 (4.43%) SQL Server
3 15 (2.46%) NoSQL
4 10 (1.64%) MySQL
5 8 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (1.31%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.15%) Apache Hive
7 6 (0.98%) CouchDB
7 6 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.98%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.66%) Impala
8 4 (0.66%) OLAP
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (0.66%) Pentaho
8 4 (0.66%) QlikView
8 4 (0.66%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.49%) GIS
9 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 52 (8.52%) Subversion
2 50 (8.20%) Maven
3 49 (8.03%) JUnit
4 7 (1.15%) JIRA
5 5 (0.82%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.66%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.49%) Selenium
8 2 (0.33%) TestNG
9 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.16%) Gradle
9 1 (0.16%) JMeter
9 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 205 (33.61%) Finance
2 138 (22.62%) Banking
3 130 (21.31%) Retail
4 107 (17.54%) Investment Banking
5 106 (17.38%) Retail Banking
6 24 (3.93%) Telecoms
7 20 (3.28%) Legal
8 19 (3.11%) Marketing
9 16 (2.62%) Electronics
10 13 (2.13%) Games
11 8 (1.31%) Law
12 5 (0.82%) Publishing
13 4 (0.66%) Advertising
13 4 (0.66%) Digital Economy
14 3 (0.49%) Billing
15 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.16%) French Language
16 1 (0.16%) German Language
16 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (21.48%) Consultant
2 115 (18.85%) Analyst
3 90 (14.75%) Security Analyst
4 88 (14.43%) Architect
5 70 (11.48%) Security Consultant
6 64 (10.49%) Security Architect
7 52 (8.52%) Security Manager
8 48 (7.87%) Business Analyst
8 48 (7.87%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 47 (7.70%) Senior Consultant
10 44 (7.21%) IAM Consultant
11 41 (6.72%) Security Engineer
12 32 (5.25%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
12 32 (5.25%) Identity Management Consultant
13 30 (4.92%) Management Consultant
14 28 (4.59%) Senior Security Consultant
14 28 (4.59%) SOC Consultant
15 26 (4.26%) IT Analyst
15 26 (4.26%) IT Security Analyst
16 23 (3.77%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (18.03%) SailPoint
2 71 (11.64%) SOAP
3 69 (11.31%) Web Services
4 55 (9.02%) J2EE
4 55 (9.02%) REST
5 47 (7.70%) AngularJS
5 47 (7.70%) JPA
5 47 (7.70%) Spring
6 22 (3.61%) SAML
7 17 (2.79%) OAuth
7 17 (2.79%) SPML
8 16 (2.62%) RESTful
9 15 (2.46%) OpenID
10 13 (2.13%) Middleware
11 7 (1.15%) .NET
12 6 (0.98%) XML
13 5 (0.82%) ASP.NET
13 5 (0.82%) CSS
13 5 (0.82%) Java EE
14 4 (0.66%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (14.75%) Management Information System
2 82 (13.44%) Computer Science
3 75 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (7.21%) Security Operations Centre
5 31 (5.08%) Data Centre
6 29 (4.75%) Cyber Defence
7 16 (2.62%) Digital Currency
8 15 (2.46%) Cyberthreat
8 15 (2.46%) PKI
9 14 (2.30%) Contactless
9 14 (2.30%) Cybercrime
9 14 (2.30%) Digital TV
9 14 (2.30%) EMV
9 14 (2.30%) Mobile Payment
9 14 (2.30%) Smartcard
10 13 (2.13%) RSA SecurID
11 12 (1.97%) Public Cloud
12 9 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (1.31%) CESG
14 7 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 110 (18.03%) Unix
2 81 (13.28%) Linux
3 76 (12.46%) Windows
4 37 (6.07%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.80%) Solaris
6 10 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.48%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.98%) AIX
9 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.33%) CentOS
10 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (48.52%) Information Security
2 191 (31.31%) Cybersecurity
3 132 (21.64%) Security Operations
4 115 (18.85%) SDLC
5 103 (16.89%) SIEM
6 96 (15.74%) Security Architecture
7 95 (15.57%) Asset Management
8 94 (15.41%) Wealth Management
9 80 (13.11%) Data Protection
10 78 (12.79%) Identity Management
11 74 (12.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 69 (11.31%) Risk Management
13 62 (10.16%) Coaching
14 61 (10.00%) Analytics
15 57 (9.34%) Business Analysis
15 57 (9.34%) Mentoring
16 54 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
16 54 (8.85%) Vulnerability Management
17 51 (8.36%) IT Strategy
18 46 (7.54%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (16.23%) Java
2 92 (15.08%) SQL
3 53 (8.69%) Shell Script
4 47 (7.70%) PL/SQL
5 29 (4.75%) JavaScript
6 17 (2.79%) PowerShell
7 15 (2.46%) BeanShell
8 12 (1.97%) Python
9 11 (1.80%) C
10 10 (1.64%) C#
11 8 (1.31%) Perl
12 4 (0.66%) C++
13 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.33%) PHP
15 1 (0.16%) Ruby
15 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.16%) VB
15 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 199 (32.62%) CISSP
2 145 (23.77%) CISM
3 119 (19.51%) Degree
4 53 (8.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 44 (7.21%) CBAP
6 39 (6.39%) CISA
7 32 (5.25%) Security Cleared
8 29 (4.75%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (4.26%) SC Cleared
10 21 (3.44%) GIAC
11 19 (3.11%) CCNA
12 18 (2.95%) CRISC
13 14 (2.30%) CCNP
14 12 (1.97%) ISSAP
15 10 (1.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 9 (1.48%) CLAS
17 8 (1.31%) CEH
17 8 (1.31%) CGEIT
18 7 (1.15%) CISMP
18 7 (1.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (7.87%) PCI DSS
3 22 (3.61%) QA
4 16 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 15 (2.46%) SLA
6 14 (2.30%) GDPR
7 13 (2.13%) SSAE 16
8 12 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (1.31%) COBIT
10 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.49%) FISMA
10 3 (0.49%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.49%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 132 (21.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.31%) Firmware
3 7 (1.15%) Docker
4 3 (0.49%) vSphere
4 3 (0.49%) XenApp
5 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (1.31%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.15%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 6 (0.98%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.66%) Nessus
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (0.66%) PowerBroker
5 3 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.33%) Ansible
6 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.33%) IBM BigFix
6 2 (0.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 2 (0.33%) Puppet
6 2 (0.33%) QRadar
6 2 (0.33%) SCCM
7 1 (0.16%) Kibana
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 82 (13.44%) Oracle
2 61 (10.00%) CyberArk
2 61 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 28 (4.59%) Splunk
4 20 (3.28%) Google
4 20 (3.28%) ServiceNow
5 16 (2.62%) F5
5 16 (2.62%) IBM
6 15 (2.46%) CA
6 15 (2.46%) LogRhythm
7 14 (2.30%) Hyperion
7 14 (2.30%) SAP
8 12 (1.97%) Cylance
8 12 (1.97%) Fortinet
9 10 (1.64%) Cisco
9 10 (1.64%) ForgeRock
9 10 (1.64%) VMware
10 9 (1.48%) Apple
10 9 (1.48%) Forcepoint
10 9 (1.48%) Salesforce.com