Identity Management
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Identity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Identity Management over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 524 684 671
Rank change year-on-year +160 -13 -92
Permanent jobs citing Identity Management 314 349 537
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.33% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 254 213 302
10th Percentile £48,774 £40,000 £42,669
25th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £55,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% -7.14% +16.67%
75th Percentile £84,919 £90,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £101,000 £101,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,783 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +14.15% -12.00% +38.89%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Identity 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,202 105,864 131,072
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.73% 95.50% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51,571 64,567 80,815
10th Percentile £29,448 £34,452 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £54,882 £51,350
% change year-on-year -8.90% +6.88% +6.98%

Identity Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Identity Management in the UK

Identity Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Identity Management.

Salary trend for Identity Management in the UK

Identity Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Identity Management over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Identity Management in the UK

Identity Management
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Identity Management within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +168 271 £65,000 - 68
UK excluding London +150 166 £62,783 +14.15% 30
Work from Home +138 132 £64,951 -0.08% 28
London +124 109 £79,921 -3.13% 36
South West +54 56 £65,000 -7.14% 1
North of England +119 43 £79,842 +32.52% 3
Midlands +69 28 £57,500 +29.94% 7
North West +74 26 £62,783 -5.59% 3
West Midlands +64 22 £60,000 +35.59% 6
South East +76 21 £59,000 -9.23% 18
Yorkshire +107 10 £79,842 +59.68%
Wales +17 9 £50,685 +125.26%
North East +10 7 £79,842 +112.91%
East Midlands +14 6 £55,000 - 1
East of England +27 5 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Scotland -13 4 £51,000 -29.66%

Identity Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (10.83%) Microsoft Exchange
2 24 (7.64%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.91%) Confluence
4 4 (1.27%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.32%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.96%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.32%) Trello
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.32%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 174 (55.41%) Azure
2 127 (40.45%) AWS
3 67 (21.34%) Entra ID
4 62 (19.75%) Microsoft 365
5 39 (12.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (7.01%) IaaS
7 19 (6.05%) PaaS
8 18 (5.73%) Azure Monitor
8 18 (5.73%) SaaS
9 17 (5.41%) Azure Storage
10 16 (5.10%) Azure Key Vault
11 14 (4.46%) AWS KMS
11 14 (4.46%) Azure DevOps
11 14 (4.46%) Serverless
12 12 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (3.18%) Amazon S3
13 10 (3.18%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (3.18%) GitHub
13 10 (3.18%) Power Platform
14 9 (2.87%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 95 (30.25%) Firewall
2 85 (27.07%) DNS
3 57 (18.15%) DHCP
4 39 (12.42%) WAN
5 35 (11.15%) SD-WAN
6 30 (9.55%) TCP/IP
7 29 (9.24%) HTTP
8 28 (8.92%) LAN
9 9 (2.87%) VPN
10 8 (2.55%) Network Security
11 7 (2.23%) Wireless
12 5 (1.59%) Broadband
12 5 (1.59%) NAS
12 5 (1.59%) VoIP
12 5 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (0.96%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (2.87%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.64%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.64%) MySQL
5 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.32%) Redis
6 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.23%) Bitbucket
2 7 (2.23%) Subversion
3 6 (1.91%) Git
3 6 (1.91%) JIRA
4 5 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.64%) CircleCI
5 2 (0.64%) GitLab
5 2 (0.64%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.64%) JUnit
5 2 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.64%) Selenium
5 2 (0.64%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.64%) TestNG
5 2 (0.64%) Travis CI
General
1 107 (34.08%) Social Skills
2 93 (29.62%) Public Sector
3 64 (20.38%) Finance
4 41 (13.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 24 (7.64%) Presentation Skills
6 22 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.82%) Banking
8 6 (1.91%) Games
8 6 (1.91%) Law
9 5 (1.59%) Legal
10 4 (1.27%) Documentation Skills
10 4 (1.27%) Police
11 3 (0.96%) Retail
11 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.64%) Local Government
13 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.32%) French Language
13 1 (0.32%) Influencing Skills
13 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (32.48%) Architect
2 57 (18.15%) Security Architect
2 57 (18.15%) Senior
3 47 (14.97%) Lead
4 32 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (9.55%) Lead Architect
5 30 (9.55%) Technical Architect
6 28 (8.92%) Cloud Engineer
7 27 (8.60%) Lead Security Architect
8 26 (8.28%) Consultant
9 21 (6.69%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 21 (6.69%) Security Technical Architect
10 19 (6.05%) Senior Architect
11 18 (5.73%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 18 (5.73%) Cybersecurity Specialist
11 18 (5.73%) Security Manager
11 18 (5.73%) Security Specialist
11 18 (5.73%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (5.10%) Cloud Architect
12 16 (5.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.42%) SAML
2 32 (10.19%) OpenID
3 30 (9.55%) HTML
4 19 (6.05%) ARM Templates
5 9 (2.87%) SailPoint
6 8 (2.55%) .NET
7 6 (1.91%) Middleware
7 6 (1.91%) YAML
8 3 (0.96%) JSON
8 3 (0.96%) LDAP
8 3 (0.96%) MACH
8 3 (0.96%) OAuth
9 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.64%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (0.64%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.64%) Java EE
9 2 (0.64%) Spring
9 2 (0.64%) Velocity
9 2 (0.64%) XML
10 1 (0.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 83 (26.43%) PKI
2 78 (24.84%) Cyberattack
3 70 (22.29%) Management Information System
4 38 (12.10%) Data Centre
5 34 (10.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 32 (10.19%) Cloud Native
7 27 (8.60%) Onboarding
8 19 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (5.73%) Hybrid Cloud
9 18 (5.73%) iPhone
10 14 (4.46%) Public Cloud
11 13 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.59%) Distributed Systems
14 4 (1.27%) Robotics
15 3 (0.96%) Team-Oriented Environment
16 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Cloud
16 2 (0.64%) Operational Technology
16 2 (0.64%) SCADA
16 2 (0.64%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 59 (18.79%) Windows
2 40 (12.74%) Windows Server
3 37 (11.78%) Linux
4 17 (5.41%) Windows Server 2016
5 15 (4.78%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (3.18%) Mac OS
7 8 (2.55%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.91%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.91%) Unix
9 5 (1.59%) Android
9 5 (1.59%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.64%) CentOS
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (31.85%) Cybersecurity
2 86 (27.39%) Security Architecture
3 81 (25.80%) Information Security
4 80 (25.48%) Roadmaps
5 71 (22.61%) CI/CD
6 61 (19.43%) Infrastructure as Code
7 60 (19.11%) DevOps
8 59 (18.79%) Agile
9 57 (18.15%) Cryptography
10 51 (16.24%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 49 (15.61%) ITIL
12 47 (14.97%) SIEM
12 47 (14.97%) Technical Leadership
13 41 (13.06%) Coaching
14 38 (12.10%) Cloud Security
15 36 (11.46%) Application Security
16 35 (11.15%) DevSecOps
17 34 (10.83%) Technology Roadmap
18 33 (10.51%) Analytics
18 33 (10.51%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.33%) PowerShell
2 24 (7.64%) C#
3 20 (6.37%) Bicep
3 20 (6.37%) SQL
4 16 (5.10%) Bash
4 16 (5.10%) Python
4 16 (5.10%) VBScript
5 15 (4.78%) VB
6 10 (3.18%) Java
7 6 (1.91%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.59%) Perl
9 4 (1.27%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.64%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.64%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.32%) ABAP
11 1 (0.32%) C
11 1 (0.32%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) R
11 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 116 (36.94%) Security Cleared
2 90 (28.66%) AWS Certification
3 69 (21.97%) Degree
4 66 (21.02%) CISSP
5 64 (20.38%) Azure Certification
6 60 (19.11%) CISM
7 53 (16.88%) SC Cleared
8 46 (14.65%) DV Cleared
9 41 (13.06%) Cisco Certification
10 35 (11.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 35 (11.15%) CCSP
10 35 (11.15%) Master's Degree
11 33 (10.51%) CCSK
12 31 (9.87%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 23 (7.32%) OSCP
14 20 (6.37%) BPSS Clearance
15 15 (4.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 12 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
17 5 (1.59%) CCNP
17 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (14.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (12.10%) NIST
3 30 (9.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 18 (5.73%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (2.87%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 8 (2.55%) GDPR
7 7 (2.23%) SLA
8 5 (1.59%) IASME
8 5 (1.59%) PCI DSS
8 5 (1.59%) QA
8 5 (1.59%) SOC 2
9 3 (0.96%) COBIT
10 2 (0.64%) Accessibility
10 2 (0.64%) GRC
10 2 (0.64%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.32%) COSO
11 1 (0.32%) GxP
11 1 (0.32%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (34.39%) Active Directory
2 49 (15.61%) Docker
3 24 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (7.01%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (6.69%) Virtual Desktop
6 11 (3.50%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.64%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.64%) vSphere
8 1 (0.32%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 66 (21.02%) Single Sign-On
1 66 (21.02%) Terraform
2 65 (20.70%) Kubernetes
3 38 (12.10%) Microsoft Intune
4 30 (9.55%) SCCM
5 26 (8.28%) Ansible
6 21 (6.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 19 (6.05%) SCOM
8 17 (5.41%) Puppet
9 15 (4.78%) WSUS
10 12 (3.82%) CA Single Sign-On
11 8 (2.55%) Packer
12 7 (2.23%) Progress Chef
13 5 (1.59%) Salt
14 4 (1.27%) Stealthwatch
15 3 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
15 3 (0.96%) SysTrack
16 2 (0.64%) Jamf Pro
16 2 (0.64%) Kibana
16 2 (0.64%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 90 (28.66%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.55%) VMware
3 20 (6.37%) Cisco
4 15 (4.78%) CyberArk
4 15 (4.78%) ServiceNow
5 14 (4.46%) CA
5 14 (4.46%) Oracle
6 11 (3.50%) Google
7 8 (2.55%) Apple
7 8 (2.55%) Palo Alto
8 7 (2.23%) F5
8 7 (2.23%) Fortinet
9 6 (1.91%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.91%) Citrix
10 5 (1.59%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.59%) Okta
11 4 (1.27%) BeyondTrust
11 4 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.27%) SAP
11 4 (1.27%) Tanium