Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Identity Management
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 735 797 828
Rank change year-on-year +62 +31 +29
Permanent jobs citing Identity Management 504 436 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 368 352 404
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,550 £35,300
90th Percentile £87,500 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
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 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Identity Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Identity Management in the UK

Identity Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Identity Management.

Salary trend for Identity Management in the UK

Identity Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Identity Management over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Identity Management in the UK

Identity 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 Management within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 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 +56 437 £60,000 -7.69% 43
UK excluding London +91 260 £50,000 -9.09% 22
London -14 206 £65,000 -13.33% 22
South East +59 131 £60,000 +9.09% 5
North of England +25 37 £47,500 +17.28% 8
North West -11 31 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Scotland +16 27 £42,750 +0.59% 1
East of England +12 25 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Midlands +38 20 £52,000 -20.00% 3
South West +9 15 £28,591 -46.81% 4
West Midlands +15 12 £47,750 -26.54% 2
Wales +25 10 £34,250 -23.89%
Yorkshire +28 6 £47,500 -26.92% 2
East Midlands +35 5 £44,500 +78.00% 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Identity 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 Management.

1 170 (33.73%) Active Directory
2 169 (33.53%) Microsoft
3 128 (25.40%) Windows
4 126 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 119 (23.61%) Linux
6 118 (23.41%) Degree
7 117 (23.21%) Finance
8 115 (22.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 113 (22.42%) Office 365
10 97 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
11 93 (18.45%) Information Security
12 88 (17.46%) Windows Server
13 76 (15.08%) ITIL
13 76 (15.08%) PowerShell
14 75 (14.88%) Identity Access Management
15 72 (14.29%) Computer Science
16 71 (14.09%) Cybersecurity
16 71 (14.09%) DevOps
17 68 (13.49%) CISSP
18 67 (13.29%) PKI
18 67 (13.29%) SaaS
19 66 (13.10%) Risk Management
20 65 (12.90%) Firewall
21 64 (12.70%) Management Information System
21 64 (12.70%) Security Cleared
22 62 (12.30%) Azure Active Directory
23 60 (11.90%) IaaS
24 53 (10.52%) LDAP
25 52 (10.32%) Unix
26 50 (9.92%) TOGAF

Identity 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 46 (9.13%) SharePoint
2 39 (7.74%) Skype for Business
3 30 (5.95%) Ethereum
3 30 (5.95%) Hyperledger
4 22 (4.37%) eris
5 20 (3.97%) Cloud Foundry
6 19 (3.77%) MS Exchange
7 18 (3.57%) OpenStack
8 14 (2.78%) CMS
8 14 (2.78%) IIS
9 13 (2.58%) WebLogic
10 12 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (1.19%) Liferay
12 6 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.19%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 48 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.58%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.59%) SAP GRC
2 6 (1.19%) Magento
2 6 (1.19%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.79%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.20%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 126 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (22.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (22.42%) Office 365
4 67 (13.29%) SaaS
5 62 (12.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 60 (11.90%) IaaS
7 28 (5.56%) PaaS
8 22 (4.37%) G Suite
8 22 (4.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 21 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (2.98%) Sumo Logic
11 13 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
11 13 (2.58%) OneDrive
12 12 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.59%) GitHub
14 6 (1.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (1.19%) Mimecast
14 6 (1.19%) Yammer
15 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 65 (12.90%) Firewall
2 53 (10.52%) LDAP
3 39 (7.74%) DNS
3 39 (7.74%) Skype
4 38 (7.54%) VPN
5 31 (6.15%) DHCP
6 29 (5.75%) IPsec
7 28 (5.56%) WAN
8 27 (5.36%) Network Security
9 26 (5.16%) TCP/IP
10 22 (4.37%) HTTP
10 22 (4.37%) Kerberos
10 22 (4.37%) LAN
11 21 (4.17%) SSL
12 20 (3.97%) Internet
13 17 (3.37%) SAN
14 16 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (2.58%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (1.79%) Wireless
17 8 (1.59%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.33%) Relational Database
2 35 (6.94%) NoSQL
3 33 (6.55%) RDBMS
4 30 (5.95%) Blockchain
5 24 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 11 (2.18%) SAP BW
7 9 (1.79%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.39%) MySQL
10 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.19%) Power BI
11 4 (0.79%) Couchbase
11 4 (0.79%) Ingres
11 4 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (0.60%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.60%) GIS
12 3 (0.60%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.59%) Jenkins
1 8 (1.59%) JIRA
2 7 (1.39%) Ant
2 7 (1.39%) Bitbucket
2 7 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.39%) Gradle
2 7 (1.39%) Maven
2 7 (1.39%) TeamCity
3 6 (1.19%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.40%) Selenium
4 2 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.40%) Xdebug
5 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.20%) Grunt
5 1 (0.20%) Rational Rose
General
1 117 (23.21%) Finance
2 36 (7.14%) Publishing
3 23 (4.56%) Banking
4 19 (3.77%) Legal
5 12 (2.38%) Retail
6 10 (1.98%) Games
6 10 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.59%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.39%) Law
9 7 (1.39%) Marketing
10 5 (0.99%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.79%) Advertising
12 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.40%) Back Office
13 2 (0.40%) Electronics
13 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 115 (22.82%) Architect
2 80 (15.87%) Consultant
3 52 (10.32%) Analyst
4 51 (10.12%) Security Architect
5 49 (9.72%) Security Engineer
6 43 (8.53%) Developer
7 42 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 36 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 32 (6.35%) Security Consultant
10 24 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 23 (4.56%) Cloud Engineer
12 22 (4.37%) C++ Developer
13 21 (4.17%) Administrator
14 19 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
14 19 (3.77%) Platform Engineer
15 18 (3.57%) Platform Support Engineer
15 18 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
16 17 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
16 17 (3.37%) Security Analyst
17 16 (3.17%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.55%) Web Services
2 31 (6.15%) HTML
3 30 (5.95%) Smart Contracts
4 27 (5.36%) CSS
5 20 (3.97%) RESTful
6 19 (3.77%) Node.js
7 14 (2.78%) HTML5
8 12 (2.38%) Middleware
8 12 (2.38%) REST
8 12 (2.38%) SailPoint
9 11 (2.18%) .NET
9 11 (2.18%) SAML
10 10 (1.98%) CSS3
10 10 (1.98%) J2EE
11 9 (1.79%) JSON
11 9 (1.79%) SOAP
12 8 (1.59%) Ajax
12 8 (1.59%) WebSockets
13 7 (1.39%) OpenID
14 6 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 67 (13.29%) PKI
3 64 (12.70%) Management Information System
4 38 (7.54%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (6.94%) Data Centre
6 32 (6.35%) Fintech
7 30 (5.95%) Client/Server
8 23 (4.56%) Security Operations Centre
9 21 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (3.77%) Private Cloud
11 15 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
12 14 (2.78%) Clustering
13 12 (2.38%) Public Cloud
14 11 (2.18%) Replication
15 10 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
16 9 (1.79%) NHS
17 8 (1.59%) Smart Meter
18 7 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
18 7 (1.39%) Virtual Team
19 6 (1.19%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 128 (25.40%) Windows
2 119 (23.61%) Linux
3 88 (17.46%) Windows Server
4 52 (10.32%) Unix
5 37 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (3.17%) AIX
8 9 (1.79%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.59%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.39%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.60%) Solaris
12 2 (0.40%) Android
12 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.40%) CentOS
12 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (18.45%) Information Security
3 76 (15.08%) ITIL
4 75 (14.88%) Identity Access Management
5 71 (14.09%) Cybersecurity
5 71 (14.09%) DevOps
6 66 (13.10%) Risk Management
7 50 (9.92%) TOGAF
8 47 (9.33%) Mathematics
9 43 (8.53%) Open Source
10 42 (8.33%) Migration
11 40 (7.94%) Scrum
12 38 (7.54%) SABSA
13 37 (7.34%) SIEM
14 36 (7.14%) Configuration Management
15 35 (6.94%) Data Protection
16 34 (6.75%) Enterprise Architecture
16 34 (6.75%) Security Architecture
17 33 (6.55%) Web Development
18 32 (6.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (15.08%) PowerShell
2 42 (8.33%) C
3 34 (6.75%) C++
3 34 (6.75%) Go
3 34 (6.75%) Java
3 34 (6.75%) SQL
4 30 (5.95%) Solidity
5 28 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 23 (4.56%) Python
7 12 (2.38%) Ruby
8 10 (1.98%) C#
8 10 (1.98%) PHP
9 9 (1.79%) Perl
10 8 (1.59%) Clojure
10 8 (1.59%) Erlang
10 8 (1.59%) Haskell
10 8 (1.59%) ML
10 8 (1.59%) Rust
11 7 (1.39%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 118 (23.41%) Degree
2 68 (13.49%) CISSP
3 64 (12.70%) Security Cleared
4 47 (9.33%) CISM
5 45 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 44 (8.73%) SC Cleared
7 38 (7.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (6.75%) MCSE
9 28 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (4.96%) Master's Degree
11 23 (4.56%) GIAC
12 17 (3.37%) ISSAP
13 16 (3.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 14 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
14 14 (2.78%) CREST Certified
15 11 (2.18%) CLAS
16 10 (1.98%) MCSA
17 8 (1.59%) CCNP
17 8 (1.59%) PhD
17 8 (1.59%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (3.37%) QA
3 16 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 15 (2.98%) GDPR
5 11 (2.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 8 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (1.39%) NIST 800
8 5 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (0.99%) SLA
9 4 (0.79%) GCP
10 2 (0.40%) COBIT
10 2 (0.40%) ISO 31000
10 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.40%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.20%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 170 (33.73%) Active Directory
2 40 (7.94%) Docker
3 17 (3.37%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.59%) NFS
5 8 (1.59%) RHEV
6 6 (1.19%) KVM
6 6 (1.19%) oVirt
6 6 (1.19%) pfSense
6 6 (1.19%) Samba
7 2 (0.40%) GPFS
7 2 (0.40%) OpenIDM
7 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.20%) NDS
8 1 (0.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.20%) OpenDJ
8 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (8.33%) Puppet
2 34 (6.75%) Terraform
3 29 (5.75%) Kubernetes
4 26 (5.16%) SCOM
5 21 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (3.77%) Ansible
7 15 (2.98%) SCCM
8 9 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Management
9 8 (1.59%) Control-M
9 8 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (1.59%) Rundeck
9 8 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (1.19%) Bacula
11 6 (1.19%) WSUS
12 5 (0.99%) Nagios
13 4 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.79%) MIIS
13 4 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 3 (0.60%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 169 (33.53%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.13%) Oracle
3 37 (7.34%) VMware
4 27 (5.36%) Google
4 27 (5.36%) Splunk
5 21 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (3.77%) SAP
7 18 (3.57%) ServiceNow
8 15 (2.98%) Cisco
8 15 (2.98%) IBM
8 15 (2.98%) Red Hat
9 13 (2.58%) Palo Alto
10 12 (2.38%) CheckPoint
10 12 (2.38%) Dell
11 11 (2.18%) EMC
12 10 (1.98%) CyberArk
13 9 (1.79%) Ariba
14 8 (1.59%) Adobe
14 8 (1.59%) ArcSight
15 7 (1.39%) Juniper