Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet2 Shibboleth
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1167 1153 1266
Rank change year-on-year -14 +113 +52
Permanent jobs citing Shibboleth 15 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the System Software category 0.059% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 21
UK median annual salary £33,250 £67,500 £42,655
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.74% +58.25% +23.64%
10th Percentile £30,725 £42,377 £31,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £55,093
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,250 £46,250 £42,655
% change year-on-year -28.11% +8.43% -

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

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 25,312 22,357 25,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.40% 12.59% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20,478 18,829 21,501
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Shibboleth in the UK

Shibboleth
Top 8 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 17 July 2018. 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 +8 15 £33,250 -50.74% 1
UK excluding London +4 12 £33,250 -28.11%
South West - 9 £33,250 -
London +3 3 £70,000 +3.70% 1
South East +3 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
North West +12 1 - -
North of England +8 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Shibboleth also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Shibboleth.

1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) DHCP
4 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 7 (46.67%) Sophos
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (46.67%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (46.67%) Google
4 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
4 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (46.67%) G Suite
4 7 (46.67%) Software Asset Management
4 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Snow
4 7 (46.67%) eduroam
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (26.67%) SAML
7 3 (20.00%) Contract Management

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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) G Suite
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
2 7 (46.67%) eduroam
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Collaboration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Technical Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Operations Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) SAML
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) JRuby
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Life Science
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
1 7 (46.67%) Software Asset Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) API Development
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) SOA
3 3 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (13.33%) Biology
4 2 (13.33%) Creative Thinking
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Decision-Making
4 2 (13.33%) Proactive Management
4 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) Runbook
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Google
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (46.67%) Snow
2 7 (46.67%) SolarWinds
2 7 (46.67%) Sophos
2 7 (46.67%) VMware