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

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 780 829 853
Rank change year-on-year +49 +24  
Permanent jobs citing SAML 84 120 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.12% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 51 89 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 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -8.33%  

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 33955 39662 40709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.35% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28984 34153 34569
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 27 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 27 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 +47 77 £70,000 +7.69% 20
London +65 51 £70,000 +7.69% 13
South East +57 10 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Berkshire +43 10 £60,000 -27.27% 1
Reading - 8 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +36 6 £60,000 +27.65%
Birmingham - 5 - -
City of London +47 4 £58,750 -9.61% 2
East of England +27 4 £55,000 -15.38%
Cambridgeshire +13 4 £55,000 +23.59%
Cambridge +7 4 £55,000 +23.59%
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
South West +14 2 £26,000 -50.47%
Nottinghamshire +1 2 £51,850 -39.00%
East Midlands 0 2 £51,850 -39.00% 3
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +31 1 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire +19 1 £65,000 - 1
Leeds +18 1 £65,000 - 1
Maidenhead +8 1 - -
Nottingham +4 1 £51,850 -39.00%
Bristol -3 1 - -
North West -11 1 - -
Manchester -22 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £26,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £26,000 -
West End of London - 1 £81,500 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £75,000 -

SAML
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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%) Web Services
3 59 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (33.33%) REST
5 53 (32.12%) OAuth
6 49 (29.70%) SaaS
7 47 (28.48%) Oracle
8 46 (27.88%) SQL
8 46 (27.88%) LDAP
9 38 (23.03%) JavaScript
10 36 (21.82%) OpenID
11 34 (20.61%) Mentoring
12 33 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 32 (19.39%) HTML
13 32 (19.39%) SOA
13 32 (19.39%) Firewall
13 32 (19.39%) Identity Access Management
14 31 (18.79%) Scrum
15 30 (18.18%) Computer Science
16 29 (17.58%) .NET
17 28 (16.97%) CRM
18 27 (16.36%) SOAP
18 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
18 27 (16.36%) HTTP
18 27 (16.36%) Identity Management
18 27 (16.36%) Spring
18 27 (16.36%) JSON
19 26 (15.76%) Management Information System
19 26 (15.76%) SSL
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%) WebLogic
3 21 (12.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 19 (11.52%) JBoss
4 19 (11.52%) Tomcat
5 14 (8.48%) Apache
6 11 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 10 (6.06%) IIS
8 9 (5.45%) Apache Spark
8 9 (5.45%) Mule
9 8 (4.85%) Anypoint
9 8 (4.85%) Confluence
9 8 (4.85%) Mule ESB
9 8 (4.85%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.42%) ArcGIS
10 4 (2.42%) Oracle BPEL
10 4 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.82%) OpenStack
11 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
2 7 (4.24%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.21%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.61%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.61%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 49 (29.70%) 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%) Office 365
6 9 (5.45%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (4.85%) GitHub
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%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 46 (27.88%) LDAP
2 32 (19.39%) Firewall
3 27 (16.36%) HTTP
4 26 (15.76%) SSL
5 19 (11.52%) VPN
6 15 (9.09%) Kerberos
7 14 (8.48%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (7.88%) Internet
9 11 (6.67%) DNS
10 9 (5.45%) Network Security
11 8 (4.85%) Junos
12 7 (4.24%) TCP/IP
13 6 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
14 5 (3.03%) DMZ
14 5 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 4 (2.42%) TACACS
16 3 (1.82%) SAN
16 3 (1.82%) SSH
16 3 (1.82%) WAN
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 Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.70%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.48%) Maven
4 12 (7.27%) Subversion
5 8 (4.85%) JIRA
6 6 (3.64%) Gradle
7 5 (3.03%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.42%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.42%) Jasmine
8 4 (2.42%) Log4Net
8 4 (2.42%) NUnit
8 4 (2.42%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.82%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.82%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.82%) Selenium
10 2 (1.21%) JDeveloper
10 2 (1.21%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.21%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.61%) git-flow
General
1 20 (12.12%) Finance
2 12 (7.27%) Marketing
3 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.64%) Legal
5 5 (3.03%) Banking
5 5 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.03%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.42%) Advertising
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 45 (27.27%) Developer
2 34 (20.61%) Architect
3 26 (15.76%) Consultant
4 15 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.48%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.88%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (7.27%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.06%) CRM Manager
8 10 (6.06%) CRM Project Manager
8 10 (6.06%) 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%) Cloud Architect
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 61 (36.97%) Web Services
2 55 (33.33%) REST
3 53 (32.12%) OAuth
4 36 (21.82%) OpenID
5 32 (19.39%) HTML
6 29 (17.58%) .NET
7 27 (16.36%) JSON
7 27 (16.36%) SOAP
7 27 (16.36%) Spring
8 24 (14.55%) CSS
9 18 (10.91%) Java EE
9 18 (10.91%) XML
10 17 (10.30%) AngularJS
11 16 (9.70%) Middleware
12 14 (8.48%) J2EE
12 14 (8.48%) Node.js
13 13 (7.88%) Hibernate
13 13 (7.88%) jQuery
14 12 (7.27%) HTML5
14 12 (7.27%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.76%) Management Information System
3 23 (13.94%) PKI
4 22 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (7.27%) Data Centre
7 9 (5.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (4.85%) Mainframe
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%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.61%) DataPower
13 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
13 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
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 59 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.61%) Mentoring
3 32 (19.39%) Identity Access Management
3 32 (19.39%) SOA
4 31 (18.79%) Scrum
5 28 (16.97%) CRM
6 27 (16.36%) Identity Management
7 25 (15.15%) Project Management
8 23 (13.94%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (13.33%) Information Security
9 22 (13.33%) Presales
10 20 (12.12%) Microservices
11 18 (10.91%) Secure Coding
11 18 (10.91%) TDD
12 16 (9.70%) BPEL
13 15 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
14 14 (8.48%) Business Analysis
14 14 (8.48%) ITIL
14 14 (8.48%) MVC
14 14 (8.48%) OO
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%) AWK
12 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (15.15%) Degree
2 15 (9.09%) CISSP
3 13 (7.88%) CISA
4 12 (7.27%) CISM
5 8 (4.85%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.85%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.24%) CEH
7 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (2.42%) CSSLP
9 2 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.61%) CCIE
10 1 (0.61%) CCNP
10 1 (0.61%) CCSP
10 1 (0.61%) CITP
10 1 (0.61%) MCSD
10 1 (0.61%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.67%) 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 33 (20.00%) 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
3 9 (5.45%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (4.85%) CloudHub
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 16 (9.70%) SAP
4 14 (8.48%) Cisco
4 14 (8.48%) Juniper
5 12 (7.27%) ServiceNow
6 10 (6.06%) IBM
7 9 (5.45%) CheckPoint
7 9 (5.45%) ForgeRock
8 8 (4.85%) Cognizant
8 8 (4.85%) MuleSoft
8 8 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (4.85%) Vyatta
9 6 (3.64%) F5
9 6 (3.64%) Palo Alto
9 6 (3.64%) VMware
10 5 (3.03%) CA
10 5 (3.03%) Citrix
10 5 (3.03%) Informatica
11 4 (2.42%) TIBCO
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £83000 per annum + 15% Bonus and a great package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Stott and May
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £66000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent bens incl. private health
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 24 days ago
UK
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competive + Car
Posted: 12 days ago
South East London
EY
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago