Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Identity & Access Management
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 616 651 789
Rank change year-on-year +35 +138 +125
Permanent jobs citing Identity Access Management 673 575 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 439 449 408
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,450 £36,250
90th Percentile £94,000 £99,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -20.00%

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 157,852 155,291 187,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.54% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 127,991 127,938 155,140
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,750 £79,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +32 618 £65,000 -3.70% 80
London -7 366 £67,500 -10.00% 48
UK excluding London +70 244 £50,000 -4.76% 33
South East +62 83 £60,000 -14.29% 15
North of England +16 74 £50,000 -3.51% 5
East of England +32 50 £50,000 -9.91% 4
North West -13 35 £45,750 -11.71% 5
North East -2 22 £50,000 +69.49%
Midlands +4 18 £58,250 +10.95% 5
Yorkshire +27 17 £65,000 -
East Midlands +26 9 £65,000 +91.18% 3
West Midlands -15 9 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Scotland -38 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Wales +13 6 £33,350 +11.17% 2
South West -30 5 £48,500 -5.37% 2

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 289 (42.94%) Information Security
2 253 (37.59%) Cybersecurity
3 213 (31.65%) CISSP
4 181 (26.89%) CISM
5 178 (26.45%) Finance
6 167 (24.81%) SIEM
7 164 (24.37%) Firewall
8 159 (23.63%) Active Directory
9 140 (20.80%) Linux
10 125 (18.57%) Windows
11 124 (18.42%) Degree
12 122 (18.13%) ITIL
13 120 (17.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 113 (16.79%) Security Architecture
15 108 (16.05%) Vulnerability Management
15 108 (16.05%) Security Operations
16 105 (15.60%) Microsoft
17 102 (15.16%) Network Security
18 95 (14.12%) Banking
19 91 (13.52%) Management Information System
20 90 (13.37%) Java
20 90 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
21 88 (13.08%) Data Protection
22 86 (12.78%) Unix
23 85 (12.63%) Oracle
24 83 (12.33%) SailPoint
25 81 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
26 80 (11.89%) Risk Management
27 78 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
28 73 (10.85%) Computer Science

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 (3.57%) Apache
2 19 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 10 (1.49%) IIS
4 7 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.04%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.89%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.74%) CMS
6 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.59%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.45%) Confluence
8 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (3.27%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.30%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (1.49%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.59%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.45%) Workfront
4 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 90 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (10.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (6.98%) Office 365
4 41 (6.09%) Azure Active Directory
5 26 (3.86%) IaaS
6 25 (3.71%) SaaS
7 20 (2.97%) GitHub
8 17 (2.53%) PaaS
9 8 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (1.04%) G Suite
10 7 (1.04%) Sumo Logic
11 5 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.59%) AWS CloudTrail
12 4 (0.59%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.45%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 164 (24.37%) Firewall
2 102 (15.16%) Network Security
3 55 (8.17%) TCP/IP
4 30 (4.46%) SSL
5 29 (4.31%) VPN
6 28 (4.16%) IPsec
7 26 (3.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 22 (3.27%) NFC
9 21 (3.12%) DHCP
10 20 (2.97%) DNS
11 19 (2.82%) Internet
12 17 (2.53%) HTTP
13 13 (1.93%) Kerberos
14 10 (1.49%) ICMP
14 10 (1.49%) LAN
14 10 (1.49%) SNMP
14 10 (1.49%) WAN
14 10 (1.49%) Wireshark
15 9 (1.34%) HTTPS
16 8 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.57%) Big Data
2 16 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.63%) NoSQL
4 10 (1.49%) MySQL
5 7 (1.04%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.04%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.59%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.15%) Power BI
9 1 (0.15%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (3.12%) JIRA
2 18 (2.67%) Subversion
3 16 (2.38%) Maven
4 14 (2.08%) JUnit
5 12 (1.78%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.89%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.74%) Fiddler
8 4 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.59%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.30%) Selenium
10 1 (0.15%) Rational Rose
General
1 178 (26.45%) Finance
2 95 (14.12%) Banking
3 37 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 35 (5.20%) Retail
5 33 (4.90%) Investment Banking
6 29 (4.31%) Retail Banking
7 25 (3.71%) Electronics
7 25 (3.71%) Legal
8 15 (2.23%) Law
9 12 (1.78%) Games
10 10 (1.49%) Military
11 8 (1.19%) Marketing
12 5 (0.74%) Publishing
13 4 (0.59%) German Language
14 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.45%) French Language
14 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.30%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 150 (22.29%) Consultant
2 126 (18.72%) Architect
3 91 (13.52%) Security Architect
4 84 (12.48%) Analyst
5 78 (11.59%) Security Consultant
6 73 (10.85%) Security Manager
7 55 (8.17%) Security Analyst
8 48 (7.13%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 39 (5.79%) IAM Consultant
10 33 (4.90%) Senior Consultant
11 32 (4.75%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
11 32 (4.75%) Identity Management Consultant
12 31 (4.61%) Security Engineer
13 29 (4.31%) Management Consultant
14 28 (4.16%) Cloud Architect
15 27 (4.01%) Cybersecurity Architect
16 26 (3.86%) Cybersecurity Consultant
16 26 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
17 23 (3.42%) Information Analyst
17 23 (3.42%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (12.33%) SailPoint
2 73 (10.85%) LDAP
3 57 (8.47%) Middleware
4 53 (7.88%) Web Services
5 45 (6.69%) OAuth
5 45 (6.69%) SAML
6 41 (6.09%) SOAP
7 37 (5.50%) OpenID
8 34 (5.05%) REST
9 33 (4.90%) J2EE
10 30 (4.46%) RESTful
11 18 (2.67%) Spring
12 17 (2.53%) SPML
13 15 (2.23%) HTML
13 15 (2.23%) JSON
14 14 (2.08%) AngularJS
14 14 (2.08%) JPA
14 14 (2.08%) XML
15 13 (1.93%) .NET
16 7 (1.04%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 91 (13.52%) Management Information System
2 81 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (10.85%) Computer Science
4 49 (7.28%) Data Centre
5 45 (6.69%) PKI
6 42 (6.24%) Data Protection Act
7 36 (5.35%) Cyberthreat
8 33 (4.90%) Security Operations Centre
9 24 (3.57%) Public Cloud
10 23 (3.42%) Smartcard
11 22 (3.27%) Contactless
11 22 (3.27%) EMV
11 22 (3.27%) Mobile Payment
12 19 (2.82%) CESG
13 16 (2.38%) Cyber Defence
13 16 (2.38%) Fintech
14 14 (2.08%) Smart Meter
15 13 (1.93%) CMDB
15 13 (1.93%) NHS
16 11 (1.63%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 140 (20.80%) Linux
2 125 (18.57%) Windows
3 86 (12.78%) Unix
4 49 (7.28%) Windows Server
5 28 (4.16%) Mac OS X
6 23 (3.42%) Apple iOS
7 15 (2.23%) AIX
8 8 (1.19%) VMS
9 6 (0.89%) Solaris
10 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.15%) CentOS
12 1 (0.15%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (42.94%) Information Security
2 253 (37.59%) Cybersecurity
3 167 (24.81%) SIEM
4 122 (18.13%) ITIL
5 113 (16.79%) Security Architecture
6 108 (16.05%) Security Operations
6 108 (16.05%) Vulnerability Management
7 88 (13.08%) Data Protection
8 80 (11.89%) Risk Management
9 78 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
10 73 (10.85%) Project Management
11 70 (10.40%) Identity Management
12 69 (10.25%) Security Monitoring
13 68 (10.10%) Data Loss Prevention
14 67 (9.96%) Cryptography
15 63 (9.36%) SDLC
16 58 (8.62%) Penetration Testing
17 57 (8.47%) TOGAF
18 52 (7.73%) Change Management
19 46 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 90 (13.37%) Java
2 71 (10.55%) SQL
3 33 (4.90%) JavaScript
4 32 (4.75%) PowerShell
5 25 (3.71%) Shell Script
6 21 (3.12%) C#
7 16 (2.38%) BeanShell
8 15 (2.23%) VBScript
9 14 (2.08%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.78%) Python
11 9 (1.34%) C
12 8 (1.19%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.89%) Perl
14 5 (0.74%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.74%) PHP
14 5 (0.74%) Ruby
15 2 (0.30%) C++
15 2 (0.30%) VBA
16 1 (0.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 213 (31.65%) CISSP
2 181 (26.89%) CISM
3 124 (18.42%) Degree
4 64 (9.51%) CISA
5 39 (5.79%) Security Cleared
6 35 (5.20%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (4.01%) SSCP
8 25 (3.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 25 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (3.42%) GIAC
10 22 (3.27%) CEH
11 21 (3.12%) MCSE
12 17 (2.53%) CCIE
12 17 (2.53%) CRISC
13 16 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
13 16 (2.38%) ISSAP
14 14 (2.08%) MCSA
14 14 (2.08%) SC Cleared
15 13 (1.93%) CBAP
16 12 (1.78%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (17.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (8.62%) GDPR
3 43 (6.39%) PCI DSS
4 37 (5.50%) COBIT
5 31 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 29 (4.31%) PMO
7 21 (3.12%) Cyber Essentials
8 14 (2.08%) QA
9 9 (1.34%) GPG13
9 9 (1.34%) ISO 9001
9 9 (1.34%) SLA
10 8 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.74%) FISMA
12 4 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.59%) SSAE 16
13 2 (0.30%) NIST 800
14 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
14 1 (0.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 159 (23.63%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.78%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.34%) Docker
4 8 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.74%) Firmware
6 4 (0.59%) vSphere
6 4 (0.59%) XenApp
7 3 (0.45%) HDFS
7 3 (0.45%) IAG
7 3 (0.45%) Snort
7 3 (0.45%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.15%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.15%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.15%) RACF
9 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 62 (9.21%) Single Sign-On
2 26 (3.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 14 (2.08%) SCCM
4 10 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (1.19%) CSIRT
5 8 (1.19%) Tivoli
6 7 (1.04%) CA Single Sign-On
6 7 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
7 6 (0.89%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.74%) QRadar
9 4 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.59%) HP SiteScope
9 4 (0.59%) Nagios
9 4 (0.59%) OpenView
9 4 (0.59%) PowerCLI
10 3 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.45%) Suricata
10 3 (0.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 105 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 85 (12.63%) Oracle
3 65 (9.66%) CyberArk
4 38 (5.65%) Cisco
5 35 (5.20%) ForgeRock
6 27 (4.01%) Apple
7 24 (3.57%) SAP
8 22 (3.27%) Hyperion
9 21 (3.12%) Splunk
10 19 (2.82%) IBM
11 18 (2.67%) CA
11 18 (2.67%) ServiceNow
12 14 (2.08%) ArcSight
12 14 (2.08%) VMware
13 13 (1.93%) Google
14 10 (1.49%) WorldPay
15 9 (1.34%) Citrix
15 9 (1.34%) LogRhythm
15 9 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (1.19%) Fortinet