Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet2 Shibboleth
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1170 1188 1266
Rank change year-on-year +18 +78 +36
Permanent jobs citing Shibboleth 4 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category 0.018% 0.037% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 11
UK median annual salary £32,001 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.70% +13.33% -2.44%
10th Percentile £29,000 £37,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £35,876 £46,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,001 £42,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year -24.70% +46.55% -10.77%

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 22,659 21,664 23,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.06% 12.28% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18,890 17,988 20,190
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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
Top 5 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 16 January 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
UK excluding London +24 4 £32,001 -24.70% 2
England +4 4 £32,001 -24.70% 2
South West - 3 £30,000 - 1
North West - 1 £34,500 -
North of England - 1 £34,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) G Suite
2 3 (75.00%) Software Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Snow
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) CSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) G Suite
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Snow
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) VMware