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

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 772 833 880
Rank change year-on-year +61 +47  
Permanent jobs citing SAML 86 121 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 51 91 70
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.97% -10.41%  

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 34276 39857 40737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.22% 38.33% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29253 34347 34594
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAML in the UK

SAML
Top 29 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 March 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 +63 78 £70,000 +7.69% 22
London +66 52 £70,000 +7.69% 13
Berkshire +43 10 £60,000 -27.27% 1
South East +41 10 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Reading - 8 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +45 6 £60,000 +27.65%
Canary Wharf - 5 - -
Birmingham - 5 - -
City of London +33 4 £58,750 -9.61% 2
East of England +19 4 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 4 £55,000 +23.59% 1
Cambridge +7 4 £55,000 +23.59%
South West +19 2 £26,000 -50.47%
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £51,850 -39.00%
East Midlands +2 2 £51,850 -39.00% 3
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Yorkshire +29 1 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +25 1 £65,000 - 1
Leeds +20 1 £65,000 - 1
Maidenhead +2 1 - -
Bristol +1 1 - -
Nottingham -1 1 £51,850 -39.00%
North West -12 1 - - 1
Manchester -23 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £26,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £26,000 -
West End of London - 1 £81,500 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £75,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 67 (40.61%) Java
2 61 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (35.76%) Web Services
4 57 (34.55%) REST
5 55 (33.33%) OAuth
6 51 (30.91%) SaaS
7 47 (28.48%) Oracle
8 46 (27.88%) SQL
9 44 (26.67%) LDAP
10 38 (23.03%) JavaScript
11 36 (21.82%) OpenID
11 36 (21.82%) Mentoring
12 34 (20.61%) SOA
13 32 (19.39%) HTML
13 32 (19.39%) Firewall
13 32 (19.39%) Identity Access Management
14 31 (18.79%) Scrum
14 31 (18.79%) Active Directory
15 30 (18.18%) CRM
16 29 (17.58%) SOAP
16 29 (17.58%) Spring
17 28 (16.97%) Computer Science
18 27 (16.36%) JSON
18 27 (16.36%) .NET
18 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
18 27 (16.36%) HTTP
19 26 (15.76%) SSL
19 26 (15.76%) Management Information System
20 25 (15.15%) Identity Management
20 25 (15.15%) Project Management

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 25 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 23 (13.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (12.73%) WebLogic
4 17 (10.30%) JBoss
4 17 (10.30%) Tomcat
5 13 (7.88%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (7.27%) Apache
7 11 (6.67%) Mule
8 10 (6.06%) Anypoint
8 10 (6.06%) Mule ESB
9 9 (5.45%) Apache Spark
10 8 (4.85%) Confluence
10 8 (4.85%) IIS
10 8 (4.85%) WebSphere
11 4 (2.42%) ArcGIS
11 4 (2.42%) Oracle BPEL
11 4 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (1.82%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (9.09%) MS Project
2 14 (8.48%) MS Visio
3 12 (7.27%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.24%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (3.03%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.21%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.61%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.61%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 51 (30.91%) SaaS
2 18 (10.91%) PaaS
3 14 (8.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (6.06%) GitHub
5 10 (6.06%) Office 365
6 9 (5.45%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (4.85%) IaaS
8 4 (2.42%) Datadog
9 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.82%) Force.com
10 2 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.21%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 44 (26.67%) LDAP
2 32 (19.39%) Firewall
3 27 (16.36%) HTTP
4 26 (15.76%) SSL
5 19 (11.52%) VPN
6 14 (8.48%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (7.88%) Internet
7 13 (7.88%) Kerberos
8 11 (6.67%) DNS
9 9 (5.45%) Network Security
10 8 (4.85%) Junos
11 7 (4.24%) TCP/IP
12 6 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
13 5 (3.03%) DMZ
13 5 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 4 (2.42%) TACACS
15 3 (1.82%) SSH
15 3 (1.82%) WAN
15 3 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.88%) NoSQL
3 12 (7.27%) MySQL
4 10 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.45%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.24%) Big Data
8 6 (3.64%) GIS
8 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.42%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.42%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (2.42%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.42%) SQLPlus
11 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.82%) OLTP
11 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.70%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.70%) Maven
3 14 (8.48%) Subversion
4 8 (4.85%) JIRA
5 6 (3.64%) Gradle
6 5 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.42%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.42%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.42%) Log4Net
7 4 (2.42%) NUnit
7 4 (2.42%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.82%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.82%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.82%) Selenium
9 2 (1.21%) JDeveloper
9 2 (1.21%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.21%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.61%) git-flow
General
1 19 (11.52%) Finance
2 14 (8.48%) Marketing
3 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.64%) Legal
5 5 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.03%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.42%) Advertising
6 4 (2.42%) Banking
6 4 (2.42%) Retail
7 2 (1.21%) Law
7 2 (1.21%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) Games
8 1 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (27.88%) Developer
2 35 (21.21%) Architect
3 26 (15.76%) Consultant
4 15 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 15 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 13 (7.88%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (7.27%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.06%) CRM Manager
7 10 (6.06%) CRM Project Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Java Engineer
9 8 (4.85%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
9 8 (4.85%) Identity Management Consultant
9 8 (4.85%) Management Consultant
10 7 (4.24%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Security Architect
11 6 (3.64%) Analyst
11 6 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.64%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (3.64%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.76%) Web Services
2 57 (34.55%) REST
3 55 (33.33%) OAuth
4 36 (21.82%) OpenID
5 32 (19.39%) HTML
6 29 (17.58%) SOAP
6 29 (17.58%) Spring
7 27 (16.36%) .NET
7 27 (16.36%) JSON
8 24 (14.55%) CSS
9 20 (12.12%) Java EE
10 18 (10.91%) XML
11 17 (10.30%) AngularJS
12 16 (9.70%) Middleware
13 15 (9.09%) Hibernate
14 14 (8.48%) J2EE
14 14 (8.48%) Node.js
15 13 (7.88%) jQuery
16 12 (7.27%) HTML5
16 12 (7.27%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.97%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.76%) Management Information System
3 24 (14.55%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (12.73%) PKI
5 19 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (7.27%) Data Centre
7 10 (6.06%) Mainframe
8 9 (5.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 7 (4.24%) User Experience
10 6 (3.64%) Smartcard
11 3 (1.82%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.82%) Replication
12 2 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.61%) Blog
13 1 (0.61%) DataPower
13 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.61%) NHS
13 1 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.73%) Windows
2 18 (10.91%) Linux
3 7 (4.24%) Unix
4 2 (1.21%) Android
4 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.21%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.21%) Solaris
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) AIX
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.82%) Mentoring
3 34 (20.61%) SOA
4 32 (19.39%) Identity Access Management
5 31 (18.79%) Scrum
6 30 (18.18%) CRM
7 25 (15.15%) Identity Management
7 25 (15.15%) Project Management
8 23 (13.94%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (13.33%) Presales
10 21 (12.73%) Information Security
11 20 (12.12%) Microservices
12 18 (10.91%) BPEL
12 18 (10.91%) TDD
13 16 (9.70%) Secure Coding
14 15 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
15 14 (8.48%) Business Analysis
15 14 (8.48%) ITIL
15 14 (8.48%) MVC
15 14 (8.48%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 67 (40.61%) Java
2 46 (27.88%) SQL
3 38 (23.03%) JavaScript
4 25 (15.15%) Python
5 19 (11.52%) Ruby
6 17 (10.30%) C#
7 10 (6.06%) Go
8 9 (5.45%) PHP
9 6 (3.64%) C
10 4 (2.42%) C++
10 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.42%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.42%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.42%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.82%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.82%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.82%) SOQL
11 3 (1.82%) SOSL
12 1 (0.61%) VB
12 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (13.94%) Degree
2 13 (7.88%) CISSP
3 11 (6.67%) CISA
4 10 (6.06%) CISM
5 8 (4.85%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.85%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.03%) CEH
6 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (2.42%) CSSLP
8 2 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.61%) CCDP
9 1 (0.61%) CCIE
9 1 (0.61%) CCNP
9 1 (0.61%) CCSP
9 1 (0.61%) CITP
9 1 (0.61%) MCSD
9 1 (0.61%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.88%) QA
2 8 (4.85%) HIPAA
3 7 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.64%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.42%) COBIT
6 1 (0.61%) FISMA
6 1 (0.61%) GDPR
6 1 (0.61%) GPG13
6 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (18.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.45%) Docker
3 5 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.82%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (7.88%) Puppet
2 10 (6.06%) Ansible
2 10 (6.06%) CloudHub
3 9 (5.45%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (4.85%) FortiGate
4 8 (4.85%) HAProxy
4 8 (4.85%) QRadar
5 6 (3.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 5 (3.03%) Nagios
6 5 (3.03%) Tivoli
7 4 (2.42%) HP Fortify
7 4 (2.42%) OpenAM
7 4 (2.42%) OpenIDM
8 3 (1.82%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.82%) XenMobile
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.61%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (28.48%) Oracle
2 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.48%) Cisco
3 14 (8.48%) Juniper
3 14 (8.48%) SAP
4 12 (7.27%) ServiceNow
5 10 (6.06%) Cognizant
5 10 (6.06%) IBM
5 10 (6.06%) MuleSoft
6 9 (5.45%) CheckPoint
6 9 (5.45%) ForgeRock
7 8 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (4.85%) Vyatta
8 6 (3.64%) F5
8 6 (3.64%) Palo Alto
8 6 (3.64%) VMware
9 5 (3.03%) CA
9 5 (3.03%) Citrix
9 5 (3.03%) Informatica
10 4 (2.42%) TIBCO
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £83000 per annum + 15% Bonus and a great package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott and May
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £66000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 15 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent bens incl. private health
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 25 days ago
UK
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competive + Car
Posted: 13 days ago
South East London
EY
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago