Period
to 28 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Okta products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Okta over the 6 months to 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Okta, Inc.

Okta
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 708 670 1021
Rank change year-on-year -38 +351 +101
Permanent jobs citing Okta 362 32 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.064% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.17% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 127 30 44
10th Percentile £37,650 £40,175 £28,950
25th Percentile £49,375 £56,750 £38,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £71,250 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.77% +23.91% +9.52%
75th Percentile £80,000 £83,125 £75,625
90th Percentile £105,000 £83,750 £88,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,500 £72,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -22.07% +70.59% -19.05%

Okta is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 49,608 19,360 57,451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.02% 39.01% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 32,809 15,495 44,407
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,775 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

Okta
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Okta in the UK

Okta
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Okta.

Salary trend for Okta in the UK

Okta
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Okta over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Okta in the UK

Okta
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Okta within the UK over the 6 months to 28 October 2021. 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 -53 334 £58,000 -18.60% 40
UK excluding London -18 256 £56,500 -22.07% 15
South East +36 221 £75,000 +20.97% 2
London -173 78 £60,000 +9.09% 25
Work from Home -211 56 £72,500 -12.12% 10
North of England - 25 £52,500 - 8
North West - 18 £52,500 - 7
Midlands - 13 £54,000 -
Yorkshire - 7 £49,500 - 1
East Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £65,000 -
East of England -102 1 £58,000 -17.14% 2
Scotland - 1 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, IT jobs citing Okta 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 Okta.

1 236 (65.19%) Degree
2 234 (64.64%) Agile Software Development
3 232 (64.09%) Computer Science
3 232 (64.09%) DevOps
4 231 (63.81%) Java
5 227 (62.71%) Finance
6 224 (61.88%) VMware
7 213 (58.84%) Node.js
8 212 (58.56%) Spring
9 211 (58.29%) Software Engineering
10 208 (57.46%) React
11 206 (56.91%) AngularJS
12 205 (56.63%) CSS
13 204 (56.35%) Express
13 204 (56.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 204 (56.35%) Cypress.io
13 204 (56.35%) Protractor
13 204 (56.35%) Cross-Browser Testing
13 204 (56.35%) Redux
13 204 (56.35%) Tailwind CSS
13 204 (56.35%) Storybook
14 203 (56.08%) AWS
14 203 (56.08%) Microservices
15 202 (55.80%) Banking
16 201 (55.52%) Law
17 200 (55.25%) Digital Banking
17 200 (55.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 197 (54.42%) Linux
19 193 (53.31%) GitHub
20 191 (52.76%) Apache

Okta
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
1 191 (52.76%) Apache
2 180 (49.72%) GemFire
3 178 (49.17%) Apache Spark
4 20 (5.52%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.76%) Drupal
6 8 (2.21%) IIS
7 7 (1.93%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (1.93%) Confluence
8 3 (0.83%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.55%) Weka
4 1 (0.28%) 1Password
Business Applications
1 10 (2.76%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 203 (56.08%) AWS
2 193 (53.31%) GitHub
3 162 (44.75%) Azure
4 126 (34.81%) Amazon Kinesis
5 122 (33.70%) GCP
6 50 (13.81%) Microsoft 365
7 42 (11.60%) OpenShift
8 38 (10.50%) SaaS
9 27 (7.46%) Azure Active Directory
10 20 (5.52%) PaaS
10 20 (5.52%) Power Platform
11 14 (3.87%) Google Workspace
12 12 (3.31%) Power Automate
12 12 (3.31%) PowerApps
13 11 (3.04%) IaaS
14 9 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (1.93%) Amazon Cognito
15 7 (1.93%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 7 (1.93%) Azure Key Vault
16 6 (1.66%) AWS KMS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.18%) DNS
2 19 (5.25%) DHCP
2 19 (5.25%) TCP/IP
3 14 (3.87%) BGP
3 14 (3.87%) VPN
4 12 (3.31%) Firewall
5 7 (1.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.93%) LAN
6 6 (1.66%) MQTT
6 6 (1.66%) WAN
6 6 (1.66%) WebEx
7 4 (1.10%) Wireless
8 3 (0.83%) Internet
8 3 (0.83%) Intranet
8 3 (0.83%) IPsec
8 3 (0.83%) OpenVPN
8 3 (0.83%) Softphone
9 2 (0.55%) HTTP
9 2 (0.55%) SMTP
9 2 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (49.17%) HBase
2 175 (48.34%) Redis
3 173 (47.79%) PostgreSQL
4 171 (47.24%) MariaDB
5 159 (43.92%) NoSQL
6 150 (41.44%) Relational Database
7 115 (31.77%) Big Data
8 20 (5.52%) Power BI
9 13 (3.59%) MySQL
10 9 (2.49%) MongoDB
10 9 (2.49%) SQL Server
11 7 (1.93%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.93%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.93%) OLTP
12 6 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.66%) Data Lake
13 5 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (1.38%) Couchbase
13 5 (1.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 204 (56.35%) Cypress.io
1 204 (56.35%) Protractor
1 204 (56.35%) Storybook
2 189 (52.21%) Git (software)
3 186 (51.38%) Jenkins
4 180 (49.72%) Cucumber
4 180 (49.72%) Eclipse
4 180 (49.72%) JUnit
4 180 (49.72%) Sonatype Nexus
5 178 (49.17%) Gradle
5 178 (49.17%) IntelliJ
6 171 (47.24%) Mockito
7 126 (34.81%) Artifactory
8 93 (25.69%) SonarQube
9 24 (6.63%) JIRA
10 10 (2.76%) Visual Studio
11 9 (2.49%) GoCD
12 8 (2.21%) Rational DOORS
13 7 (1.93%) Burp Suite
13 7 (1.93%) Metasploit
General
1 227 (62.71%) Finance
2 202 (55.80%) Banking
3 201 (55.52%) Law
4 200 (55.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 67 (18.51%) Social Skills
6 26 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.04%) Marketing
8 10 (2.76%) Presentation Skills
9 8 (2.21%) Public Sector
10 7 (1.93%) Advertising
10 7 (1.93%) Influencing Skills
11 6 (1.66%) Back Office
12 4 (1.10%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.55%) Retail
14 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 168 (46.41%) Software Engineer
2 100 (27.62%) Principal Engineer
2 100 (27.62%) Principal Software Engineer
3 56 (15.47%) Lead Software Engineer
4 51 (14.09%) Developer
5 40 (11.05%) Software Developer
6 37 (10.22%) Architect
6 37 (10.22%) Lead Developer
6 37 (10.22%) Lead Software Developer
7 15 (4.14%) Analyst
8 14 (3.87%) IT Engineer
8 14 (3.87%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (3.59%) Cloud Architect
9 13 (3.59%) Security Architect
10 11 (3.04%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (2.76%) Security Engineer
12 9 (2.49%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (2.49%) Senior IT Engineer
13 8 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (58.84%) Node.js
2 212 (58.56%) Spring
3 208 (57.46%) React
4 206 (56.91%) AngularJS
5 205 (56.63%) CSS
6 204 (56.35%) Express
6 204 (56.35%) Redux
6 204 (56.35%) Tailwind CSS
6 204 (56.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 190 (52.49%) Kafka
8 184 (50.83%) RESTful
9 178 (49.17%) JSON
9 178 (49.17%) Spark Streaming
10 176 (48.62%) Play Framework
11 171 (47.24%) WireMock
12 137 (37.85%) LAMP
13 133 (36.74%) RabbitMQ
14 128 (35.36%) LAPP Stack
15 68 (18.78%) Web Services
16 47 (12.98%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 180 (49.72%) Linux Command Line
2 132 (36.46%) User Experience
3 68 (18.78%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (5.80%) Public Cloud
5 12 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.76%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.21%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (2.21%) Mobile Payment
7 8 (2.21%) Smartcard
7 8 (2.21%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.93%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.83%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.55%) PKI
11 2 (0.55%) PMI
11 2 (0.55%) Video\Live Streaming
12 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 197 (54.42%) Linux
2 178 (49.17%) Unix
3 78 (21.55%) Windows
4 42 (11.60%) Windows Server
5 37 (10.22%) Windows 10
6 18 (4.97%) Mac OS X
7 15 (4.14%) Windows Server 2016
8 14 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (3.31%) Mac OS
10 8 (2.21%) Solaris
11 5 (1.38%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2019
13 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (64.64%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (64.09%) Computer Science
2 232 (64.09%) DevOps
3 211 (58.29%) Software Engineering
4 204 (56.35%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 203 (56.08%) Microservices
6 200 (55.25%) Digital Banking
7 178 (49.17%) Validation
8 177 (48.90%) Full Stack Development
9 172 (47.51%) Business Continuity
10 136 (37.57%) Clean Code
11 134 (37.02%) OO
12 130 (35.91%) Software Testing
13 127 (35.08%) High Availability
14 126 (34.81%) Performance Monitoring
15 123 (33.98%) Open Source
15 123 (33.98%) TDD
16 120 (33.15%) BDD
17 117 (32.32%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 115 (31.77%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 231 (63.81%) Java
2 178 (49.17%) Groovy
2 178 (49.17%) Shell Script
3 165 (45.58%) Python
4 22 (6.08%) PowerShell
5 21 (5.80%) SQL
6 19 (5.25%) Bash Shell
7 10 (2.76%) PHP
8 9 (2.49%) C#
9 7 (1.93%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.10%) Ruby
11 2 (0.55%) Go
12 1 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 236 (65.19%) Degree
2 171 (47.24%) OCP
2 171 (47.24%) Oracle Certification
3 28 (7.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (4.14%) CISSP
5 13 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.31%) MCSE
7 11 (3.04%) CISA
8 9 (2.49%) CISM
8 9 (2.49%) CREST Certified
9 8 (2.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 8 (2.21%) CCSP
9 8 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.21%) CLAS
9 8 (2.21%) IISP
10 6 (1.66%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (1.66%) GIAC
10 6 (1.66%) SANS
10 6 (1.66%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.52%) GDPR
2 11 (3.04%) NIST
3 10 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.76%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (2.21%) GRC
4 8 (2.21%) ISAE 3402
4 8 (2.21%) ISO 31000
4 8 (2.21%) ISO 9001
4 8 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 6 (1.66%) SLA
6 4 (1.10%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.55%) ITGC
7 2 (0.55%) QA
8 1 (0.28%) Accessibility
System Software
1 178 (49.17%) HDFS
2 149 (41.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (20.99%) Active Directory
4 22 (6.08%) Docker
5 15 (4.14%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.21%) ISA Server
7 7 (1.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.55%) LXC
10 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 179 (49.45%) Ansible
2 65 (17.96%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (10.22%) Single Sign-On
4 29 (8.01%) Kubernetes
5 27 (7.46%) Terraform
6 18 (4.97%) Microsoft Intune
7 15 (4.14%) Nessus
8 13 (3.59%) SCCM
9 11 (3.04%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 8 (2.21%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 6 (1.66%) Jamf Pro
12 3 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.83%) Grafana
12 3 (0.83%) PingFederate
12 3 (0.83%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.55%) Packer
14 1 (0.28%) CASB
14 1 (0.28%) Nmap
14 1 (0.28%) QRadar
Vendors
1 224 (61.88%) VMware
2 64 (17.68%) Microsoft
3 33 (9.12%) Google
4 22 (6.08%) Citrix
4 22 (6.08%) Splunk
5 18 (4.97%) Cisco
6 17 (4.70%) ServiceNow
7 14 (3.87%) LogicMonitor
8 13 (3.59%) Oracle
9 12 (3.31%) CyberArk
9 12 (3.31%) ForgeRock
10 10 (2.76%) CrowdStrike
11 9 (2.49%) IBM
12 8 (2.21%) Centrify
12 8 (2.21%) F5
12 8 (2.21%) Imperva
12 8 (2.21%) OneTrust
12 8 (2.21%) Trend Micro
12 8 (2.21%) Tripwire
13 6 (1.66%) Salesforce.com