The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 734 774 885
Rank change year-on-year +40 +111  
Permanent jobs citing SAML 124 144 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.37% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 65 96 62
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.60% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,990 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £85,000 £77,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -  

SAML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35119 38594 41146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.32% 38.71% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29644 33437 35123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAML in the UK

SAML
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAML in the UK

SAML
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAML over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for SAML in the UK

SAML
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 +41 110 £57,500 - 13
London +58 80 £66,250 -1.85% 6
West Midlands +37 13 £60,000 -4.00%
Birmingham +20 12 - -
Canary Wharf - 10 - -
City of London +34 9 £60,750 -6.53% 1
East of England +1 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North West -33 4 £40,000 -44.82% 5
Essex - 4 £48,750 -
West End of London - 4 £81,500 - 1
Chelmsford - 4 £48,750 -
Cambridgeshire -1 3 £55,000 +49.71%
Cambridge -14 3 £55,000 +49.71%
South East +43 2 £62,500 +8.69%
Berkshire +29 2 £62,500 -
Reading +20 2 £62,500 -
South West -2 2 £42,500 -7.60%
Manchester -22 2 £44,250 -38.96% 1
Cheshire - 2 £36,500 - 1
Bath - 2 £42,500 -
Somerset - 2 £42,500 -
Warrington - 2 £36,500 -
Suffolk +9 1 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Hertfordshire +3 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Watford -6 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Ipswich - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing SAML 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 SAML.

1 92 (47.42%) Java
2 89 (45.88%) REST
3 80 (41.24%) OAuth
4 70 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (32.47%) Web Services
6 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
6 58 (29.90%) SaaS
7 55 (28.35%) HTML
7 55 (28.35%) Oracle
8 54 (27.84%) SQL
9 53 (27.32%) SOAP
10 45 (23.20%) HTTP
10 45 (23.20%) Active Directory
11 44 (22.68%) Mentoring
12 43 (22.16%) CSS
12 43 (22.16%) JSON
13 42 (21.65%) Subversion
14 41 (21.13%) SQL Server
14 41 (21.13%) LDAP
15 40 (20.62%) Git (software)
16 39 (20.10%) CRM
16 39 (20.10%) Microsoft
16 39 (20.10%) Spring
17 38 (19.59%) Windows
18 37 (19.07%) XML
18 37 (19.07%) SOA
19 36 (18.56%) SSL
19 36 (18.56%) Enterprise Software
20 35 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
21 33 (17.01%) Scrum

SAML
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 33 (17.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 30 (15.46%) SharePoint
3 22 (11.34%) Mule
4 21 (10.82%) Anypoint
4 21 (10.82%) Mule ESB
4 21 (10.82%) Oracle Service Bus
5 16 (8.25%) Tomcat
5 16 (8.25%) WebLogic
6 13 (6.70%) JBoss
7 11 (5.67%) Apache Spark
8 9 (4.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (3.61%) Apache
9 7 (3.61%) Confluence
9 7 (3.61%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (2.06%) ArcGIS
11 4 (2.06%) Oracle BPEL
12 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (1.03%) GlassFish
13 2 (1.03%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (6.19%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.55%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.52%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 58 (29.90%) SaaS
2 28 (14.43%) PaaS
3 26 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (11.86%) IaaS
5 21 (10.82%) GitHub
6 20 (10.31%) Office 365
7 13 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (5.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (4.64%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.06%) Datadog
12 3 (1.55%) Force.com
13 2 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (1.03%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 45 (23.20%) HTTP
2 41 (21.13%) LDAP
3 36 (18.56%) SSL
4 26 (13.40%) Firewall
5 25 (12.89%) TCP/IP
6 13 (6.70%) Kerberos
6 13 (6.70%) SAN
7 12 (6.19%) DMZ
7 12 (6.19%) DNS
7 12 (6.19%) Internet
8 11 (5.67%) WAN
9 10 (5.15%) VPN
10 8 (4.12%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (4.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.09%) SSH
12 5 (2.58%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (2.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (2.58%) TACACS
13 4 (2.06%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.31%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.70%) MySQL
3 13 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.19%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.67%) Big Data
5 11 (5.67%) Hadoop
6 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (4.12%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.09%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.58%) GIS
9 5 (2.58%) SQLPlus
10 4 (2.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.06%) Neo4j
10 4 (2.06%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 42 (21.65%) Subversion
2 40 (20.62%) Git (software)
3 30 (15.46%) Maven
4 17 (8.76%) Jenkins
5 11 (5.67%) Android Studio
5 11 (5.67%) Xcode
6 9 (4.64%) JIRA
7 5 (2.58%) Gradle
8 4 (2.06%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.06%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.06%) Log4Net
8 4 (2.06%) NUnit
8 4 (2.06%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.55%) Ant
9 3 (1.55%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.55%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.55%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.55%) Selenium
10 2 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (14.95%) Marketing
2 24 (12.37%) Finance
3 20 (10.31%) Banking
4 14 (7.22%) Financial Institution
5 13 (6.70%) Multimedia
6 9 (4.64%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.61%) Retail
8 5 (2.58%) Games
8 5 (2.58%) Publishing
9 4 (2.06%) Advertising
10 3 (1.55%) Billing
11 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.03%) Law
12 1 (0.52%) Legal
12 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (31.44%) Architect
2 45 (23.20%) Developer
3 28 (14.43%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (9.28%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.76%) Consultant
6 14 (7.22%) Infrastructure Architect
6 14 (7.22%) Java Developer
7 13 (6.70%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.70%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Senior Architect
9 11 (5.67%) MuleSoft Architect
9 11 (5.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 10 (5.15%) MuleSoft Developer
11 9 (4.64%) Mobile Software Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) SharePoint Architect
11 9 (4.64%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) CRM Manager
12 8 (4.12%) CRM Project Manager
12 8 (4.12%) Java Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (45.88%) REST
2 80 (41.24%) OAuth
3 63 (32.47%) Web Services
4 55 (28.35%) HTML
5 53 (27.32%) SOAP
6 43 (22.16%) CSS
6 43 (22.16%) JSON
7 39 (20.10%) Spring
8 37 (19.07%) XML
9 30 (15.46%) RESTful
10 28 (14.43%) Java EE
11 24 (12.37%) Hibernate
12 23 (11.86%) AngularJS
12 23 (11.86%) JMS
13 21 (10.82%) .NET
14 19 (9.79%) OpenID
15 18 (9.28%) JDBC
15 18 (9.28%) Middleware
16 17 (8.76%) ODBC
17 13 (6.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.56%) Enterprise Software
2 35 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (16.49%) Computer Science
4 25 (12.89%) PKI
5 23 (11.86%) Data Centre
6 21 (10.82%) Mainframe
6 21 (10.82%) Mobile App
7 20 (10.31%) Algorithms
8 19 (9.79%) Data Structures
9 16 (8.25%) Management Information System
10 15 (7.73%) Virtual Team
11 9 (4.64%) User Experience
12 5 (2.58%) Replication
12 5 (2.58%) Smartcard
13 3 (1.55%) Internet of Things
13 3 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (1.03%) BYOD
14 2 (1.03%) Fintech
15 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 1 (0.52%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.59%) Windows
2 26 (13.40%) Linux
3 18 (9.28%) Android
3 18 (9.28%) Apple iOS
4 10 (5.15%) Unix
5 2 (1.03%) Debian
5 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.03%) Solaris
5 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) AIX
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.68%) Mentoring
3 39 (20.10%) CRM
4 37 (19.07%) SOA
5 33 (17.01%) Scrum
6 27 (13.92%) E-Commerce
7 26 (13.40%) BPEL
7 26 (13.40%) Open Source
8 24 (12.37%) Presales
9 23 (11.86%) DevOps
10 22 (11.34%) Software Engineering
11 21 (10.82%) Customer Requirements
11 21 (10.82%) MVC
12 20 (10.31%) Project Management
13 19 (9.79%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (9.79%) Network Architecture
14 18 (9.28%) Analytics
14 18 (9.28%) Test Automation
15 17 (8.76%) System Testing
15 17 (8.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (47.42%) Java
2 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
3 54 (27.84%) SQL
4 23 (11.86%) C++
5 19 (9.79%) Python
6 18 (9.28%) C
6 18 (9.28%) C#
7 17 (8.76%) Objective-C
8 12 (6.19%) Ruby
9 11 (5.67%) Apple Swift
10 10 (5.15%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.64%) Go
12 7 (3.61%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.09%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.58%) PHP
15 4 (2.06%) SPARQL
15 4 (2.06%) T-SQL
15 4 (2.06%) TypeScript
16 3 (1.55%) SOQL
16 3 (1.55%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Degree
2 9 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.06%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.55%) CISSP
5 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.52%) CCDP
6 1 (0.52%) CCIE
6 1 (0.52%) CCNP
6 1 (0.52%) CCSP
6 1 (0.52%) CISA
6 1 (0.52%) CISM
6 1 (0.52%) CITP
6 1 (0.52%) MCSD
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.89%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) FISMA
4 1 (0.52%) GDPR
4 1 (0.52%) GPG13
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (23.20%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.70%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.09%) Docker
4 6 (3.09%) Shibboleth
5 2 (1.03%) NDS
5 2 (1.03%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (10.82%) CloudHub
2 12 (6.19%) Puppet
3 11 (5.67%) Ansible
3 11 (5.67%) CA Single Sign-On
4 5 (2.58%) AirWatch
4 5 (2.58%) HP Fortify
4 5 (2.58%) Nagios
4 5 (2.58%) XenMobile
5 4 (2.06%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.03%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 2 (1.03%) Salt
8 1 (0.52%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.52%) SCCM
8 1 (0.52%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 55 (28.35%) Oracle
2 39 (20.10%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.34%) ServiceNow
4 21 (10.82%) Cognizant
4 21 (10.82%) MuleSoft
5 16 (8.25%) VMware
6 14 (7.22%) Cisco
7 12 (6.19%) CA
8 11 (5.67%) Apple
9 10 (5.15%) Citrix
10 8 (4.12%) SAP
11 7 (3.61%) Informatica
12 6 (3.09%) F5
12 6 (3.09%) HP
12 6 (3.09%) IBM
12 6 (3.09%) Juniper
12 6 (3.09%) Palo Alto
12 6 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (2.58%) CyberArk
13 5 (2.58%) MobileIron
London
Cognizant
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £72,000 - £80,000 and strong benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Merseyside
Experian
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago