Period
to 18 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Shibboleth skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Shibboleth over the 6 months to 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet2 Shibboleth
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1156 1218 1308
Rank change year-on-year +62 +90 -15
Permanent jobs citing Shibboleth 25 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.016% 0.001%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.13% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 2
UK median annual salary £67,500 £42,655 £36,468
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.25% +16.97% -2.75%
10th Percentile £38,776 £31,550 £34,063
90th Percentile £76,250 £54,833 £39,520
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,751 £42,655 -
% change year-on-year -9.15% - -

Shibboleth is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22542 24651 25404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.74% 12.47% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19027 20912 21014
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

Shibboleth
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Shibboleth in the UK

Shibboleth
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Shibboleth in the UK

Shibboleth
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shibboleth over the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Shibboleth in the UK

Shibboleth
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shibboleth within the UK over the 6 months to 18 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 20 £67,500 +58.25% 2
London +55 15 £67,500 +68.75% 1
UK excluding London +42 5 £38,751 -9.15% 1
South West +16 2 £32,001 - 1
North of England -12 2 £44,250 +30.15%
North West -25 2 £44,250 +30.15%
South East +68 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT jobs citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth.

1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Oracle
3 11 (44.00%) Unix
3 11 (44.00%) Google
3 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 10 (40.00%) MySQL
4 10 (40.00%) Workflow
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Pair Programming
5 9 (36.00%) Retail
5 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (36.00%) Java
5 9 (36.00%) Python
5 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (36.00%) Neo4j
5 9 (36.00%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (36.00%) Data Visualisation
5 9 (36.00%) Node.js
5 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (36.00%) Visualisation
5 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (36.00%) Amazon S3
5 9 (36.00%) Ruby
5 9 (36.00%) JIRA
5 9 (36.00%) Refactoring
5 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (36.00%) Kafka

Shibboleth
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 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
3 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon S3
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon SQS
2 9 (36.00%) GitHub
3 2 (8.00%) G Suite
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LDAP
2 6 (24.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) MySQL
3 9 (36.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (36.00%) Neo4j
3 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Codeship
1 9 (36.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (36.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Creative Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Administrator
3 8 (32.00%) Ruby Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) DBA
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Database Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Kafka
1 9 (36.00%) Node.js
1 9 (36.00%) React Native
2 7 (28.00%) SAML
3 5 (20.00%) Middleware
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Unix
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (24.00%) Solaris
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) Workflow
2 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (36.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (36.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 9 (36.00%) Data Visualisation
2 9 (36.00%) Pair Programming
2 9 (36.00%) Refactoring
2 9 (36.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (36.00%) Visualisation
3 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) Identity Management
4 6 (24.00%) IT Strategy
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Elixir
1 9 (36.00%) Java
1 9 (36.00%) Python
1 9 (36.00%) Ruby
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) NDS
3 2 (8.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Terraform
2 2 (8.00%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Google
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Sun
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (8.00%) Snow
4 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.00%) Sophos