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

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 770 811 896
Rank change year-on-year +41 +85  
Permanent jobs citing SAML 119 129 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.34% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 64 90 68
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £36,250 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,975 £80,000 £83,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% -  

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 36186 38219 42366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.69% 38.97% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 139326 147702 163494
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £68,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAML in the UK

SAML
Top 8 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 29 June 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 +38 107 £57,500 +4.54% 11
London +47 75 £60,000 -14.28% 7
UK excluding London -5 32 £47,500 -9.52% 4
East of England -8 13 £50,000 +3.09% 1
Midlands +11 8 - -
South East +25 5 £47,500 -17.39%
North of England -14 4 £40,000 +6.66% 3
South West -4 2 £42,500 -7.60%

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 100 (48.08%) Java
2 94 (45.19%) REST
3 90 (43.27%) OAuth
4 65 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (30.29%) Oracle
5 63 (30.29%) SOAP
6 59 (28.37%) JavaScript
7 57 (27.40%) Active Directory
8 54 (25.96%) HTML
8 54 (25.96%) SQL
8 54 (25.96%) Web Services
8 54 (25.96%) SaaS
9 52 (25.00%) Subversion
10 50 (24.04%) SQL Server
10 50 (24.04%) Windows
11 49 (23.56%) Mentoring
12 48 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 47 (22.60%) CSS
14 44 (21.15%) HTTP
15 43 (20.67%) SOA
15 43 (20.67%) Spring
16 41 (19.71%) XML
16 41 (19.71%) Git (software)
17 40 (19.23%) JSON
17 40 (19.23%) PaaS
17 40 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 40 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
17 40 (19.23%) CRM
18 39 (18.75%) LDAP
18 39 (18.75%) Analytical Skills

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 40 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 26 (12.50%) Anypoint
2 26 (12.50%) Mule
2 26 (12.50%) Mule ESB
2 26 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 24 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 17 (8.17%) WebLogic
5 14 (6.73%) Tomcat
6 9 (4.33%) JBoss
6 9 (4.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (3.85%) Apache Spark
8 6 (2.88%) Apache
8 6 (2.88%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.92%) ArcGIS
10 4 (1.92%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.44%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.96%) Confluence
12 2 (0.96%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.44%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.96%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 54 (25.96%) SaaS
2 40 (19.23%) PaaS
3 34 (16.35%) IaaS
4 26 (12.50%) GitHub
5 23 (11.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (10.58%) Office 365
7 15 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (5.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (4.33%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (2.88%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.96%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.96%) Force.com
12 2 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 44 (21.15%) HTTP
2 39 (18.75%) LDAP
3 31 (14.90%) SSL
4 30 (14.42%) TCP/IP
5 26 (12.50%) SAN
6 23 (11.06%) Firewall
6 23 (11.06%) WAN
7 20 (9.62%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (6.25%) Kerberos
9 12 (5.77%) DMZ
9 12 (5.77%) Internet
10 9 (4.33%) DNS
10 9 (4.33%) TACACS
11 7 (3.37%) VPN
12 5 (2.40%) SSH
13 4 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (1.44%) LAN
14 3 (1.44%) Wireless
15 2 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (24.04%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.65%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 13 (6.25%) MySQL
5 12 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 11 (5.29%) Big Data
7 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.85%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.88%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.40%) QlikView
11 4 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.92%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 52 (25.00%) Subversion
2 41 (19.71%) Git (software)
3 33 (15.87%) Maven
4 13 (6.25%) Android Studio
4 13 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.25%) Xcode
5 5 (2.40%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.92%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.92%) JIRA
7 3 (1.44%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.44%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.44%) NetBeans
7 3 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.96%) Ant
8 2 (0.96%) Appium
8 2 (0.96%) ERwin
8 2 (0.96%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.96%) Selenium
8 2 (0.96%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (16.83%) Marketing
2 26 (12.50%) Banking
2 26 (12.50%) Finance
3 18 (8.65%) Financial Institution
4 13 (6.25%) Multimedia
5 9 (4.33%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.37%) Retail
7 5 (2.40%) Games
7 5 (2.40%) Publishing
8 3 (1.44%) Advertising
8 3 (1.44%) Billing
8 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.96%) Law
10 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (35.10%) Architect
2 43 (20.67%) Developer
3 28 (13.46%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
5 18 (8.65%) Consultant
6 16 (7.69%) Senior Architect
6 16 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 16 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 15 (7.21%) Java Developer
8 14 (6.73%) MuleSoft Architect
8 14 (6.73%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 12 (5.77%) Mobile Software Engineer
9 12 (5.77%) MuleSoft Developer
9 12 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
10 11 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) Design Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) Web Engineer
12 9 (4.33%) Java Mobile Developer
12 9 (4.33%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (45.19%) REST
2 90 (43.27%) OAuth
3 63 (30.29%) SOAP
4 54 (25.96%) HTML
4 54 (25.96%) Web Services
5 47 (22.60%) CSS
6 43 (20.67%) Spring
7 41 (19.71%) XML
8 40 (19.23%) JSON
9 34 (16.35%) RESTful
10 32 (15.38%) Java EE
11 31 (14.90%) Hibernate
12 28 (13.46%) JMS
13 20 (9.62%) Middleware
13 20 (9.62%) XMPP
14 19 (9.13%) AngularJS
15 18 (8.65%) JDBC
16 17 (8.17%) ODBC
17 15 (7.21%) .NET
17 15 (7.21%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 39 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (16.35%) PKI
4 32 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 27 (12.98%) Data Centre
6 26 (12.50%) Mainframe
7 25 (12.02%) Algorithms
7 25 (12.02%) Mobile App
8 24 (11.54%) Data Structures
9 19 (9.13%) Virtual Team
10 13 (6.25%) Management Information System
11 8 (3.85%) User Experience
12 6 (2.88%) Replication
12 6 (2.88%) RSA SecurID
13 5 (2.40%) Smartcard
14 3 (1.44%) Internet of Things
14 3 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
15 2 (0.96%) BYOD
15 2 (0.96%) DataPower
15 2 (0.96%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.04%) Windows
2 24 (11.54%) Android
3 23 (11.06%) Apple iOS
3 23 (11.06%) Linux
4 7 (3.37%) Unix
5 2 (0.96%) Debian
5 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Solaris
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.56%) Mentoring
3 43 (20.67%) SOA
4 40 (19.23%) CRM
5 32 (15.38%) BPEL
6 31 (14.90%) Open Source
7 30 (14.42%) E-Commerce
8 28 (13.46%) Presales
8 28 (13.46%) Software Engineering
9 25 (12.02%) Scrum
10 23 (11.06%) DevOps
10 23 (11.06%) Test Automation
10 23 (11.06%) Unit Testing
11 21 (10.10%) Customer Requirements
11 21 (10.10%) IT Strategy
11 21 (10.10%) Network Architecture
11 21 (10.10%) System Testing
12 20 (9.62%) Product Management
13 19 (9.13%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (9.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (48.08%) Java
2 59 (28.37%) JavaScript
3 54 (25.96%) SQL
4 29 (13.94%) C++
5 23 (11.06%) C
6 22 (10.58%) Objective-C
7 18 (8.65%) Python
8 13 (6.25%) Apple Swift
8 13 (6.25%) C#
9 12 (5.77%) Ruby
10 10 (4.81%) PowerShell
11 9 (4.33%) Go
12 7 (3.37%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.40%) PHP
13 5 (2.40%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.92%) SPARQL
15 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.96%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.96%) F#
16 2 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (10.10%) Degree
2 8 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.44%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.96%) CISSP
4 2 (0.96%) CITP
5 1 (0.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.48%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.48%) CCSP
5 1 (0.48%) CISA
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.48%) CISM
5 1 (0.48%) MCSD
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.48%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.42%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) FISMA
3 1 (0.48%) GDPR
3 1 (0.48%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (27.40%) Active Directory
2 26 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.37%) Shibboleth
3 7 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.92%) Docker
5 2 (0.96%) NDS
5 2 (0.96%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.48%) vSphere
6 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (12.50%) CloudHub
2 12 (5.77%) Puppet
3 11 (5.29%) Ansible
4 10 (4.81%) CA Single Sign-On
5 6 (2.88%) AirWatch
5 6 (2.88%) FortiGate
5 6 (2.88%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.88%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.44%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 3 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.96%) OpenSSO
7 2 (0.96%) Salt
8 1 (0.48%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.48%) Kibana
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.48%) SCCM
8 1 (0.48%) Sun Identity Manager
8 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 63 (30.29%) Oracle
2 48 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 28 (13.46%) VMware
4 26 (12.50%) Cognizant
4 26 (12.50%) MuleSoft
4 26 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 22 (10.58%) Cisco
6 17 (8.17%) CA
7 13 (6.25%) Apple
8 11 (5.29%) Citrix
9 9 (4.33%) CyberArk
10 8 (3.85%) F5
11 7 (3.37%) HP
11 7 (3.37%) IBM
11 7 (3.37%) Informatica
11 7 (3.37%) SAP
12 6 (2.88%) Fortinet
12 6 (2.88%) LogRhythm
12 6 (2.88%) MobileIron
13 5 (2.40%) Google
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary plus bonus and be
Posted: 21 days ago