Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Identity & Access Management
UK
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 587 680 800
Rank change year-on-year +93 +120 +55
Permanent jobs citing Identity Access Management 733 539 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.35% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 482 431 369
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £38,530
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +0.92%

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 156,453 154,494 180,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.82% 90.55% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 125,648 126,607 150,063
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +95 695 £65,000 -3.70% 97
London +25 390 £67,500 -3.57% 63
UK excluding London +112 299 £57,500 - 40
South East +40 112 £60,000 -7.69% 8
North of England +54 76 £52,500 +20.69% 17
East of England +62 71 £45,000 -10.00% 3
North West +21 39 £52,500 -4.55% 8
Yorkshire +35 23 £63,750 +70.00% 8
Midlands +24 19 £62,500 -10.71% 3
North East -10 14 £50,000 +69.49% 1
South West -35 10 £75,000 +66.67% 3
East Midlands +4 9 £65,000 +91.18%
West Midlands 0 9 £53,750 -29.51% 3
Scotland -48 8 £45,000 +2.27% 4
Wales - 3 £50,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 299 (40.79%) Information Security
2 255 (34.79%) Cybersecurity
3 214 (29.20%) CISSP
4 213 (29.06%) Firewall
5 196 (26.74%) Active Directory
6 183 (24.97%) SIEM
7 166 (22.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 153 (20.87%) Finance
9 152 (20.74%) Microsoft
10 148 (20.19%) Windows
11 146 (19.92%) ITIL
11 146 (19.92%) CISM
12 144 (19.65%) Linux
13 141 (19.24%) Degree
14 132 (18.01%) Microsoft Azure
15 131 (17.87%) Security Architecture
16 123 (16.78%) Vulnerability Management
17 119 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
17 119 (16.23%) Java
18 111 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
19 108 (14.73%) Oracle
20 102 (13.92%) Management Information System
21 99 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
22 98 (13.37%) Risk Management
23 94 (12.82%) Unix
23 94 (12.82%) Network Security
24 89 (12.14%) SQL
25 86 (11.73%) Security Operations
26 84 (11.46%) SailPoint
27 82 (11.19%) 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 30 (4.09%) Apache
2 25 (3.41%) Tomcat
3 21 (2.86%) IIS
4 16 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (1.50%) JBoss
5 11 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (1.50%) WebLogic
5 11 (1.50%) WebSphere
6 9 (1.23%) Apache Spark
7 7 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (0.95%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (0.82%) Apache Solr
8 6 (0.82%) CMS
8 6 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.55%) Liferay
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.36%) SAP GRC
2 6 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 132 (18.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (7.23%) IaaS
4 48 (6.55%) SaaS
5 45 (6.14%) PaaS
6 34 (4.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 25 (3.41%) Office 365
8 18 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (0.95%) GitHub
11 6 (0.82%) AWS CloudTrail
11 6 (0.82%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.55%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.27%) Akamai
13 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 213 (29.06%) Firewall
2 94 (12.82%) Network Security
3 62 (8.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 46 (6.28%) Internet
5 43 (5.87%) SSL
5 43 (5.87%) VPN
6 42 (5.73%) TCP/IP
7 36 (4.91%) HTTP
8 33 (4.50%) DNS
9 29 (3.96%) Kerberos
10 28 (3.82%) IPsec
11 25 (3.41%) DHCP
12 24 (3.27%) NFC
13 21 (2.86%) Wireshark
14 14 (1.91%) SNMP
15 13 (1.77%) ICMP
15 13 (1.77%) Sourcefire
16 8 (1.09%) LAN
16 8 (1.09%) TACACS
16 8 (1.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.82%) Big Data
3 27 (3.68%) MySQL
4 20 (2.73%) Hadoop
5 15 (2.05%) NoSQL
6 12 (1.64%) Blockchain
6 12 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.09%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.82%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.68%) DB2
10 4 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.55%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.27%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (0.27%) Power BI
12 1 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.14%) Flink
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 28 (3.82%) JIRA
2 18 (2.46%) Fiddler
3 17 (2.32%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.50%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.09%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.95%) SoapUI
7 6 (0.82%) Subversion
7 6 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.27%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.14%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.14%) GDB
9 1 (0.14%) Maven
9 1 (0.14%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.14%) Selenium
9 1 (0.14%) sqlmap
General
1 153 (20.87%) Finance
2 55 (7.50%) Banking
3 42 (5.73%) Retail
4 38 (5.18%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.55%) Legal
6 25 (3.41%) Games
7 24 (3.27%) Electronics
8 12 (1.64%) Retail Banking
9 10 (1.36%) French Language
9 10 (1.36%) Law
10 7 (0.95%) Marketing
11 6 (0.82%) Dutch Language
11 6 (0.82%) German Language
12 5 (0.68%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.68%) Military
12 5 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Front Office
14 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 149 (20.33%) Consultant
2 143 (19.51%) Architect
3 91 (12.41%) Security Architect
4 78 (10.64%) Security Manager
5 70 (9.55%) Security Consultant
6 62 (8.46%) Analyst
7 50 (6.82%) Security Engineer
8 43 (5.87%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 35 (4.77%) Senior Consultant
10 33 (4.50%) IAM Consultant
11 32 (4.37%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 32 (4.37%) IAM Specialist
12 30 (4.09%) Management Consultant
13 28 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
14 26 (3.55%) Cybersecurity Consultant
14 26 (3.55%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
14 26 (3.55%) Identity Management Consultant
14 26 (3.55%) Security Analyst
15 25 (3.41%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
15 25 (3.41%) Identity Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (11.46%) SailPoint
2 81 (11.05%) LDAP
3 63 (8.59%) Middleware
3 63 (8.59%) SAML
4 61 (8.32%) OAuth
5 57 (7.78%) OpenID
6 36 (4.91%) XML
7 31 (4.23%) SOAP
8 30 (4.09%) .NET
8 30 (4.09%) HTML
8 30 (4.09%) REST
9 25 (3.41%) J2EE
9 25 (3.41%) Servlets
10 23 (3.14%) Web Services
11 20 (2.73%) SPML
12 15 (2.05%) RESTful
13 12 (1.64%) JSON
14 8 (1.09%) Elastic Stack
15 7 (0.95%) OAuth2
15 7 (0.95%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 102 (13.92%) Management Information System
2 99 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (9.28%) Computer Science
4 64 (8.73%) PKI
5 62 (8.46%) Self-Motivation
6 56 (7.64%) Data Centre
7 52 (7.09%) Public Cloud
8 46 (6.28%) Data Protection Act
9 41 (5.59%) Security Operations Centre
10 35 (4.77%) Fintech
11 31 (4.23%) Cyberthreat
12 30 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
13 25 (3.41%) Smartcard
14 24 (3.27%) Contactless
14 24 (3.27%) EMV
14 24 (3.27%) Mobile Payment
15 20 (2.73%) Cyberattack
16 17 (2.32%) Cyber Defence
17 16 (2.18%) Internet of Things
18 15 (2.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 148 (20.19%) Windows
2 144 (19.65%) Linux
3 94 (12.82%) Unix
4 43 (5.87%) Windows Server
5 27 (3.68%) Mac OS X
6 23 (3.14%) Apple iOS
7 20 (2.73%) AIX
8 10 (1.36%) Solaris
9 7 (0.95%) Amazon Linux
9 7 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.68%) CentOS
10 5 (0.68%) DC/OS
10 5 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.68%) VMS
11 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.27%) Android
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (40.79%) Information Security
2 255 (34.79%) Cybersecurity
3 183 (24.97%) SIEM
4 146 (19.92%) ITIL
5 131 (17.87%) Security Architecture
6 123 (16.78%) Vulnerability Management
7 119 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
8 98 (13.37%) Risk Management
9 86 (11.73%) Security Operations
10 82 (11.19%) Identity Management
11 81 (11.05%) Data Protection
12 77 (10.50%) Penetration Testing
13 76 (10.37%) Data Loss Prevention
14 75 (10.23%) DevOps
15 71 (9.69%) Security Monitoring
16 70 (9.55%) Cryptography
17 61 (8.32%) TOGAF
18 60 (8.19%) Project Management
19 55 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
20 53 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 119 (16.23%) Java
2 89 (12.14%) SQL
3 56 (7.64%) PowerShell
4 50 (6.82%) JavaScript
5 36 (4.91%) C#
6 35 (4.77%) BeanShell
7 25 (3.41%) Python
8 21 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 14 (1.91%) VBScript
10 12 (1.64%) C
11 8 (1.09%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.68%) PHP
13 4 (0.55%) Java 8
14 3 (0.41%) C++
14 3 (0.41%) Perl
15 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.14%) Go
15 1 (0.14%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.14%) Ruby
15 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 214 (29.20%) CISSP
2 146 (19.92%) CISM
3 141 (19.24%) Degree
4 70 (9.55%) CISA
5 42 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (4.23%) SSCP
7 21 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (2.73%) MCSE
9 19 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 19 (2.59%) GCIH
10 18 (2.46%) CCIE
10 18 (2.46%) Security Cleared
11 16 (2.18%) CCIE Security
11 16 (2.18%) CEH
11 16 (2.18%) GIAC
12 14 (1.91%) CCNP
12 14 (1.91%) Master's Degree
12 14 (1.91%) SC Cleared
13 12 (1.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 12 (1.64%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (22.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (9.55%) GDPR
3 58 (7.91%) PCI DSS
4 37 (5.05%) COBIT
5 31 (4.23%) Cyber Essentials
6 26 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 26 (3.55%) QA
7 18 (2.46%) GPG13
8 16 (2.18%) PMO
9 10 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (1.23%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.95%) SLA
12 3 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 2 (0.27%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.27%) NIST 800
14 1 (0.14%) FISMA
14 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.14%) ISO 22301
14 1 (0.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 196 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.32%) Docker
4 15 (2.05%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.09%) HDFS
6 8 (1.09%) Snort
6 8 (1.09%) vSphere
7 7 (0.95%) DFS Replication
7 7 (0.95%) iptables
7 7 (0.95%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.41%) IAG
8 3 (0.41%) NDS
8 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 3 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.27%) Firmware
9 2 (0.27%) XenApp
9 2 (0.27%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 66 (9.00%) Single Sign-On
2 37 (5.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 19 (2.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 17 (2.32%) Tivoli
5 13 (1.77%) SCCM
6 11 (1.50%) Kubernetes
7 10 (1.36%) Oracle Identity Management
8 9 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
8 9 (1.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 8 (1.09%) Nessus
9 8 (1.09%) QRadar
9 8 (1.09%) Suricata
10 7 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (0.82%) EnCase
11 6 (0.82%) FortiGate
11 6 (0.82%) HP SiteScope
11 6 (0.82%) Nagios
11 6 (0.82%) OpenView
12 5 (0.68%) CSIRT
12 5 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 152 (20.74%) Microsoft
2 108 (14.73%) Oracle
3 64 (8.73%) CyberArk
4 39 (5.32%) Cisco
5 38 (5.18%) IBM
6 36 (4.91%) ForgeRock
7 30 (4.09%) ServiceNow
8 29 (3.96%) Google
9 26 (3.55%) VMware
10 25 (3.41%) CA
10 25 (3.41%) WorldPay
11 24 (3.27%) Hyperion
11 24 (3.27%) SAP
12 23 (3.14%) Apple
12 23 (3.14%) Okta
13 22 (3.00%) Splunk
14 21 (2.86%) Tableau
15 14 (1.91%) Red Hat
16 13 (1.77%) HP
16 13 (1.77%) Juniper