Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet2 Shibboleth
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1078 1176 1181
Rank change year-on-year +98 +5 +66
Permanent jobs citing Shibboleth 12 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.049% 0.041% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 15
UK median annual salary £45,000 £49,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -26.67% +58.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,625 £30,601
90th Percentile £54,359 £72,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £33,250 £34,003
% change year-on-year +12.78% -2.21% -20.28%

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 24,286 24,676 22,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.31% 14.73% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19,869 20,158 19,206
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,019 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +8.93% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% +2.67%

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 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 2019. 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 +101 11 £41,250 -16.67% 1
UK excluding London +55 10 £37,500 +12.78% 1
North of England - 8 £33,750 - 1
North West - 8 £33,750 - 1
London +95 2 £51,859 -25.92%
East of England +58 1 - -
Wales +4 1 £61,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 12 (100.00%) SAML
2 11 (91.67%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (66.67%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (66.67%) NetIQ
4 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
5 5 (41.67%) Retail
5 5 (41.67%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) PingFederate
5 5 (41.67%) Okta
5 5 (41.67%) Web SSO
6 4 (33.33%) Ping Identity
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
7 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (25.00%) Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Micro Focus
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Novell
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (16.67%) JSON
8 2 (16.67%) Jetty
8 2 (16.67%) OAuth
8 2 (16.67%) SDLC
8 2 (16.67%) VB.NET

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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Jetty
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Identity Management Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IAM Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) SAML
2 4 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) OAuth
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) Flask
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) OAuth2
4 1 (8.33%) OpenID
4 1 (8.33%) pytest
4 1 (8.33%) React
4 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 1 (8.33%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (8.33%) Vue.js
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 5 (41.67%) Web SSO
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (41.67%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 5 (41.67%) PingFederate
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) NetIQ
2 5 (41.67%) Okta
3 4 (33.33%) Ping Identity
4 3 (25.00%) Micro Focus
4 3 (25.00%) Novell
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) CyberArk
6 1 (8.33%) Google
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat