Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Identity & Access Management
UK
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 531 643 672
Rank change year-on-year +112 +29 +161
Permanent jobs citing Identity Access Management 835 617 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 483 383 503
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £91,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +10.00%

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 148,395 164,307 171,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.12% 91.51% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 118,077 129,932 142,355
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £84,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 13 November 2018.

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 13 November 2018. 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 +134 782 £65,000 - 109
UK excluding London +214 434 £60,000 +14.29% 70
London +49 367 £65,000 -3.70% 40
East of England +123 140 £42,500 -22.73% 7
South East +65 111 £82,500 +57.14% 23
North of England +70 86 £52,500 +1.94% 17
Midlands +98 75 £70,000 +51.83% 16
Yorkshire +63 54 £52,500 -12.50% 7
West Midlands +80 40 £82,500 +33.60% 9
East Midlands +39 34 £70,000 +60.80% 7
North West +5 31 £47,500 -13.64% 9
Scotland +4 28 £65,000 - 1
South West +3 17 £62,500 +3.31% 6
Wales +7 3 £47,000 +42.42%
North East -6 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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.

1 317 (37.96%) Cybersecurity
2 316 (37.84%) Information Security
3 246 (29.46%) Finance
4 202 (24.19%) Microsoft
4 202 (24.19%) CISSP
5 195 (23.35%) Active Directory
6 190 (22.75%) SIEM
7 187 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
8 184 (22.04%) Microsoft Azure
9 180 (21.56%) Java
10 179 (21.44%) Degree
11 157 (18.80%) Risk Management
12 153 (18.32%) Firewall
12 153 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
13 150 (17.96%) Linux
14 149 (17.84%) Security Architecture
15 139 (16.65%) Management Information System
16 136 (16.29%) CISM
17 129 (15.45%) Vulnerability Management
18 128 (15.33%) Windows
19 126 (15.09%) Security Operations
20 122 (14.61%) SQL
21 121 (14.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 118 (14.13%) Continuous Improvement
23 107 (12.81%) Python
24 103 (12.34%) CISA
25 100 (11.98%) Network Security
25 100 (11.98%) SailPoint
26 97 (11.62%) Security Operations Centre
27 94 (11.26%) Self-Motivation

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 50 (5.99%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.32%) Apache
4 9 (1.08%) IIS
5 7 (0.84%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.84%) OpenStack
6 6 (0.72%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.72%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.48%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.48%) CMS
8 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.36%) Anypoint
9 3 (0.36%) Confluence
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.24%) JBoss
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 53 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) SAP HR
2 3 (0.36%) Exstream
3 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.12%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 184 (22.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 153 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (7.19%) Office 365
4 59 (7.07%) PaaS
5 58 (6.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 54 (6.47%) SaaS
7 53 (6.35%) IaaS
8 34 (4.07%) Amazon S3
9 33 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (3.95%) Serverless
10 31 (3.71%) AWS Lambda
11 29 (3.47%) Amazon EMR
12 28 (3.35%) Amazon Kinesis
13 27 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
14 19 (2.28%) GitHub
15 18 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
16 14 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
17 9 (1.08%) Mimecast
18 8 (0.96%) iPaaS
19 7 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 153 (18.32%) Firewall
2 100 (11.98%) Network Security
3 53 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 40 (4.79%) DNS
5 39 (4.67%) Internet
6 36 (4.31%) TCP/IP
7 34 (4.07%) DHCP
8 30 (3.59%) LAN
9 25 (2.99%) NFC
9 25 (2.99%) WAN
10 20 (2.40%) HTTP
10 20 (2.40%) Unified Communications
11 17 (2.04%) ICMP
11 17 (2.04%) SNMP
12 16 (1.92%) Sourcefire
12 16 (1.92%) VPN
13 12 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (1.44%) Cisco Firepower
13 12 (1.44%) Wireless
14 10 (1.20%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (7.31%) MySQL
2 55 (6.59%) SQL Server
3 49 (5.87%) Big Data
4 44 (5.27%) RDBMS
4 44 (5.27%) Relational Database
5 39 (4.67%) Hadoop
6 37 (4.43%) Cosmos DB
7 35 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (3.83%) Amazon RDS
9 29 (3.47%) Amazon Redshift
10 25 (2.99%) Blockchain
11 14 (1.68%) MongoDB
12 13 (1.56%) NoSQL
13 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.60%) Geospatial Data
15 3 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.36%) Power BI
16 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
16 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (4.07%) Jenkins
1 34 (4.07%) JIRA
2 17 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 14 (1.68%) Metasploit
4 7 (0.84%) Vagrant
5 6 (0.72%) Rational Rose
6 4 (0.48%) Subversion
7 3 (0.36%) Trac
8 2 (0.24%) Burp Suite
8 2 (0.24%) Mocha
8 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.12%) Babel
9 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.12%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.12%) gulp
9 1 (0.12%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.12%) Maven
9 1 (0.12%) Selenium
9 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.12%) WebScarab
General
1 246 (29.46%) Finance
2 71 (8.50%) Banking
3 48 (5.75%) Retail
4 43 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.23%) Retail Banking
6 25 (2.99%) Electronics
7 18 (2.16%) Marketing
8 15 (1.80%) Law
9 12 (1.44%) Legal
10 7 (0.84%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.60%) French Language
11 5 (0.60%) Games
12 4 (0.48%) Advertising
12 4 (0.48%) Local Government
12 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.24%) German Language
15 1 (0.12%) Back Office
15 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 152 (18.20%) Architect
2 150 (17.96%) Consultant
3 89 (10.66%) Developer
4 87 (10.42%) Analyst
5 82 (9.82%) Security Architect
6 77 (9.22%) Security Engineer
7 56 (6.71%) Security Analyst
8 55 (6.59%) Security Manager
9 53 (6.35%) Security Consultant
10 49 (5.87%) Solutions Architect
11 41 (4.91%) IAM Consultant
12 39 (4.67%) Cloud Architect
13 38 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
14 33 (3.95%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
14 33 (3.95%) Identity Management Consultant
14 33 (3.95%) Management Consultant
15 29 (3.47%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 29 (3.47%) Identity Management Architect
16 28 (3.35%) Cybersecurity Consultant
17 27 (3.23%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (11.98%) SailPoint
2 92 (11.02%) .NET
3 64 (7.66%) Web Services
4 51 (6.11%) LDAP
5 49 (5.87%) OAuth
6 48 (5.75%) J2EE
7 46 (5.51%) SAML
8 33 (3.95%) Node.js
9 31 (3.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (3.11%) HTML
11 20 (2.40%) ASP.NET
11 20 (2.40%) Middleware
12 19 (2.28%) Spring
13 17 (2.04%) HTML5
14 16 (1.92%) OAuth2
15 14 (1.68%) Spring Boot
16 13 (1.56%) Hibernate
16 13 (1.56%) OpenID
16 13 (1.56%) Swagger
17 11 (1.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 139 (16.65%) Management Information System
2 97 (11.62%) Security Operations Centre
3 94 (11.26%) Self-Motivation
4 86 (10.30%) Computer Science
5 69 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (7.90%) Fintech
7 52 (6.23%) Data Centre
7 52 (6.23%) Public Cloud
8 38 (4.55%) Robotics
9 35 (4.19%) Tandem
10 26 (3.11%) PKI
11 25 (2.99%) Contactless
11 25 (2.99%) EMV
11 25 (2.99%) Mobile Payment
11 25 (2.99%) Smartcard
12 22 (2.63%) Virtual Team
13 16 (1.92%) Internet of Things
14 15 (1.80%) Cyber Defence
15 14 (1.68%) Cyberattack
15 14 (1.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 150 (17.96%) Linux
2 128 (15.33%) Windows
3 67 (8.02%) Unix
4 30 (3.59%) AIX
5 18 (2.16%) Kali Linux
5 18 (2.16%) Solaris
6 17 (2.04%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.32%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.36%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.24%) Android
11 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (37.96%) Cybersecurity
2 316 (37.84%) Information Security
3 190 (22.75%) SIEM
4 187 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
5 157 (18.80%) Risk Management
6 149 (17.84%) Security Architecture
7 129 (15.45%) Vulnerability Management
8 126 (15.09%) Security Operations
9 118 (14.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 84 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
11 83 (9.94%) DevOps
12 72 (8.62%) Performance Monitoring
13 70 (8.38%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 61 (7.31%) Data Protection
15 60 (7.19%) ITIL
16 59 (7.07%) Microservices
17 55 (6.59%) Incident Management
17 55 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 55 (6.59%) Software Engineering
18 53 (6.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (21.56%) Java
2 122 (14.61%) SQL
3 107 (12.81%) Python
4 80 (9.58%) JavaScript
4 80 (9.58%) PowerShell
5 66 (7.90%) C#
6 39 (4.67%) BeanShell
7 30 (3.59%) PHP
8 26 (3.11%) Shell Script
9 21 (2.51%) Bash Shell
10 20 (2.40%) Scala
11 18 (2.16%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.92%) Ruby
13 15 (1.80%) Perl
14 14 (1.68%) Java 8
15 12 (1.44%) Go
16 10 (1.20%) C
17 8 (0.96%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.72%) JCL
18 6 (0.72%) REXX
Qualifications
1 202 (24.19%) CISSP
2 179 (21.44%) Degree
3 136 (16.29%) CISM
4 103 (12.34%) CISA
5 69 (8.26%) GIAC
6 68 (8.14%) SSCP
7 52 (6.23%) SANS
8 47 (5.63%) CEH
9 45 (5.39%) Security Cleared
10 42 (5.03%) CompTIA Security+
11 34 (4.07%) CSSLP
12 32 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
13 31 (3.71%) MCSE
13 31 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (3.59%) MCSA
15 28 (3.35%) GCIH
16 25 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
16 25 (2.99%) GCIA
17 22 (2.63%) SC Cleared
18 17 (2.04%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (14.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (8.74%) GDPR
3 69 (8.26%) PCI DSS
4 30 (3.59%) COBIT
5 29 (3.47%) Cyber Essentials
6 24 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 15 (1.80%) QA
7 15 (1.80%) SLA
8 14 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (1.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.48%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.36%) GPG13
12 2 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.24%) PMO
13 1 (0.12%) NIST 800
13 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 195 (23.35%) Active Directory
2 63 (7.54%) Docker
3 15 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.96%) RACF
5 7 (0.84%) ProxySG
6 5 (0.60%) XenApp
6 5 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.48%) HDFS
7 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.36%) Snort
8 3 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.24%) NDS
10 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 51 (6.11%) Single Sign-On
2 41 (4.91%) Nessus
3 36 (4.31%) Kubernetes
4 18 (2.16%) CA Single Sign-On
4 18 (2.16%) Mesos
5 17 (2.04%) Nmap
6 15 (1.80%) Terraform
7 14 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
7 14 (1.68%) QRadar
8 9 (1.08%) Packer
9 7 (0.84%) CASB
9 7 (0.84%) Consul
9 7 (0.84%) EnCase
9 7 (0.84%) FortiGate
9 7 (0.84%) Puppet
10 6 (0.72%) zSecure
11 5 (0.60%) CSIRT
11 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.60%) SCOM
11 5 (0.60%) SCSM
Vendors
1 202 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 71 (8.50%) ForgeRock
3 67 (8.02%) Oracle
4 56 (6.71%) CyberArk
5 51 (6.11%) Splunk
6 45 (5.39%) ServiceNow
7 35 (4.19%) Tableau
8 34 (4.07%) Cisco
8 34 (4.07%) Qualys
9 31 (3.71%) CA
10 26 (3.11%) Google
11 25 (2.99%) Hyperion
12 23 (2.75%) McAfee
13 22 (2.63%) ArcSight
13 22 (2.63%) IBM
14 19 (2.28%) CheckPoint
14 19 (2.28%) Symantec
15 18 (2.16%) Sophos
15 18 (2.16%) VMware
16 17 (2.04%) Citrix