The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OpenAM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenAM over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ForgeRock OpenAM
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 905 982
Rank change year-on-year +34 +77  
Permanent jobs citing OpenAM 3 55 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.053% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.041% 0.63% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 3 55 6
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% -11.53%  

OpenAM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7319 8729 8361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.54% 8.45% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5867 7056 6610
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  

OpenAM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing OpenAM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenAM in the UK

OpenAM
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenAM in the UK

OpenAM
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenAM within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 3 £57,500 - 1
South East +51 2 £56,250 -2.17%
Berkshire +11 2 £56,250 -2.17%
London +31 1 £57,500 - 1
Reading +3 1 £55,000 -4.34%

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing OpenAM 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 OpenAM.

1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) ForgeRock

OpenAM
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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 2 (28.57%) Liferay
4 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Web Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Support
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Management Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) OAuth
2 2 (28.57%) OpenID
2 2 (28.57%) SailPoint
2 2 (28.57%) SAML
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) ForgeRock
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft