Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 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
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 768 870 1070
Rank change year-on-year +102 +200 +72
Permanent jobs citing Okta 107 68 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.068% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.17% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 43 50 55
10th Percentile £37,800 £20,213 £39,450
25th Percentile £43,125 £42,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £56,250 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.22% -22.41% +31.82%
75th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £87,000 £81,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% -20.00% +13.64%

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 33,490 40,933 60,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.01% 40.87% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24,755 31,714 46,560
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,358 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%

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 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Okta in the UK

Okta
Top 11 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 9 May 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 +110 104 £57,500 +15.00% 22
UK excluding London +87 62 £42,500 -15.00% 16
South East +105 45 £47,000 - 1
London +57 41 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South West -25 8 £72,500 -10.77% 1
Work from Home -145 8 £42,500 -39.29% 3
North of England +5 6 £38,750 +127.94% 12
North West +27 3 £35,000 +105.88% 8
Midlands +2 3 £42,500 -10.53% 1
West Midlands +1 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Yorkshire -3 3 £42,500 -37.04% 3

For the 6 months to 9 May 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 57 (53.27%) Azure
2 54 (50.47%) DevOps
3 52 (48.60%) VMware
4 51 (47.66%) Linux
5 49 (45.79%) Finance
6 48 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (41.12%) Active Directory
7 44 (41.12%) AWS
8 43 (40.19%) Java
9 42 (39.25%) Banking
9 42 (39.25%) Git (software)
9 42 (39.25%) Spring
9 42 (39.25%) Jenkins
9 42 (39.25%) Microservices
10 41 (38.32%) Node.js
10 41 (38.32%) Degree
11 40 (37.38%) RESTful
11 40 (37.38%) Cypress.io
11 40 (37.38%) Cucumber
11 40 (37.38%) GemFire
11 40 (37.38%) Express
11 40 (37.38%) Kafka
11 40 (37.38%) GitHub
11 40 (37.38%) AngularJS
11 40 (37.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 40 (37.38%) Law
11 40 (37.38%) JUnit
11 40 (37.38%) CSS
11 40 (37.38%) React
11 40 (37.38%) Protractor

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 40 (37.38%) GemFire
2 34 (31.78%) Apache
3 33 (30.84%) Apache Spark
4 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.93%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 57 (53.27%) Azure
2 44 (41.12%) AWS
3 40 (37.38%) GitHub
4 29 (27.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 27 (25.23%) GCP
6 19 (17.76%) SaaS
7 17 (15.89%) Microsoft 365
8 16 (14.95%) Amazon Kinesis
9 14 (13.08%) IaaS
9 14 (13.08%) PaaS
10 9 (8.41%) OpenShift
11 6 (5.61%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (2.80%) Google Workspace
13 1 (0.93%) Azure Sentinel
13 1 (0.93%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) DNS
2 5 (4.67%) DHCP
2 5 (4.67%) VPN
2 5 (4.67%) WebEx
3 4 (3.74%) Internet
4 3 (2.80%) Firewall
4 3 (2.80%) Network Security
4 3 (2.80%) Softphone
4 3 (2.80%) Wireless
5 2 (1.87%) HTTP
5 2 (1.87%) Intranet
6 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.93%) IPv4
6 1 (0.93%) SSL
6 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.84%) HBase
1 33 (30.84%) MariaDB
1 33 (30.84%) PostgreSQL
1 33 (30.84%) Redis
2 25 (23.36%) NoSQL
2 25 (23.36%) Relational Database
3 23 (21.50%) Big Data
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (39.25%) Git (software)
1 42 (39.25%) Jenkins
2 40 (37.38%) Cucumber
2 40 (37.38%) Cypress.io
2 40 (37.38%) JUnit
2 40 (37.38%) Protractor
2 40 (37.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 40 (37.38%) Storybook
3 33 (30.84%) Eclipse
3 33 (30.84%) Gradle
3 33 (30.84%) IntelliJ
3 33 (30.84%) Mockito
4 16 (14.95%) Artifactory
5 15 (14.02%) SonarQube
6 4 (3.74%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.93%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.93%) Charles Proxy
7 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.93%) GitLab
General
1 49 (45.79%) Finance
2 42 (39.25%) Banking
3 40 (37.38%) Law
4 24 (22.43%) Social Skills
5 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (7.48%) Advertising
6 8 (7.48%) Influencing Skills
7 3 (2.80%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.87%) Back Office
8 2 (1.87%) Games
8 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.87%) Marketing
8 2 (1.87%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (19.63%) Developer
2 20 (18.69%) Architect
3 17 (15.89%) Software Engineer
4 15 (14.02%) Lead Developer
4 15 (14.02%) Lead Software Developer
4 15 (14.02%) Software Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) Principal Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Principal Software Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.48%) Lead Software Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Principal Architect
8 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Audit Manager
9 5 (4.67%) Azure Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (3.74%) IT Support
10 4 (3.74%) React Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.25%) Spring
2 41 (38.32%) Node.js
3 40 (37.38%) AngularJS
3 40 (37.38%) CSS
3 40 (37.38%) Express
3 40 (37.38%) Kafka
3 40 (37.38%) React
3 40 (37.38%) Redux
3 40 (37.38%) RESTful
3 40 (37.38%) Tailwind CSS
3 40 (37.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 33 (30.84%) JSON
4 33 (30.84%) Spark Streaming
4 33 (30.84%) WireMock
5 18 (16.82%) SAML
6 16 (14.95%) LAMP
6 16 (14.95%) LAPP Stack
6 16 (14.95%) OAuth
6 16 (14.95%) Play Framework
6 16 (14.95%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (31.78%) Linux Command Line
2 27 (25.23%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (14.02%) User Experience
4 6 (5.61%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.80%) BYOD
7 3 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.87%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.87%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.87%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.93%) Bitcoin
9 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.66%) Linux
2 33 (30.84%) Unix
3 24 (22.43%) Windows
4 15 (14.02%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.47%) DevOps
2 48 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (39.25%) Microservices
4 40 (37.38%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 40 (37.38%) Digital Banking
5 34 (31.78%) Software Engineering
5 34 (31.78%) Validation
6 33 (30.84%) Computer Science
7 29 (27.10%) BDD
7 29 (27.10%) Kanban
7 29 (27.10%) Scrum
7 29 (27.10%) TDD
8 25 (23.36%) Business Continuity
9 24 (22.43%) Fintech
9 24 (22.43%) Identity Access Management
9 24 (22.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 23 (21.50%) Open Source
11 18 (16.82%) Migration
11 18 (16.82%) Software Testing
12 17 (15.89%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.19%) Java
2 33 (30.84%) Groovy
2 33 (30.84%) Shell Script
3 23 (21.50%) Python
4 9 (8.41%) SQL
5 8 (7.48%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.93%) C#
9 1 (0.93%) Go
9 1 (0.93%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (38.32%) Degree
2 33 (30.84%) OCP
2 33 (30.84%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.54%) CISA
5 6 (5.61%) CISSP
5 6 (5.61%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.67%) AWS Certification
7 4 (3.74%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (1.87%) CISM
8 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.87%) SANS
9 1 (0.93%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) NIST
2 5 (4.67%) COBIT
2 5 (4.67%) ITGC
2 5 (4.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 44 (41.12%) Active Directory
2 33 (30.84%) HDFS
3 32 (29.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (10.28%) Docker
5 6 (5.61%) NDS
5 6 (5.61%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 4 (3.74%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (3.74%) vSphere
7 2 (1.87%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.93%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 37 (34.58%) Ansible
2 27 (25.23%) Single Sign-On
3 10 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.41%) Kubernetes
4 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (8.41%) Terraform
5 4 (3.74%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 4 (3.74%) SCCM
5 4 (3.74%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.87%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.87%) Nagios
7 2 (1.87%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.87%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.93%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.93%) Packer
8 1 (0.93%) QRadar
8 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 52 (48.60%) VMware
2 31 (28.97%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.15%) Citrix
4 9 (8.41%) Splunk
5 8 (7.48%) CyberArk
5 8 (7.48%) ForgeRock
6 6 (5.61%) Cisco
6 6 (5.61%) NetIQ
6 6 (5.61%) OneLogin
7 4 (3.74%) Novell
7 4 (3.74%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.80%) Concur
8 3 (2.80%) IBM
8 3 (2.80%) Intel
8 3 (2.80%) MobileIron
8 3 (2.80%) Oracle
8 3 (2.80%) SAP
8 3 (2.80%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.87%) Adobe
9 2 (1.87%) Google