Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Single Sign-On skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Single Sign-On over the 6 months to 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 548 735 869
Rank change year-on-year +187 +134 +17
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 141 343 306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.74% 1.93% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 129 246 260
Median annual salary £62,000 £55,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.73% -5.98% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,750 £40,225
90th Percentile £107,500 £81,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -13.04%

Single Sign-On is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 8,086 17,751 17,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.30% 12.96% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6,663 13,463 13,782
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,130 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Single Sign-On as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in the UK

Single Sign-On
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Single Sign-On.

Salary trend for Single Sign-On in the UK

Single Sign-On
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Single Sign-On over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Single Sign-On in the UK

Single Sign-On
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Single Sign-On within the UK over the 6 months to 28 October 2020. 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 +205 137 £60,000 +9.09% 42
London +266 88 £70,000 +7.69% 20
UK excluding London +146 50 £55,000 +10.00% 23
Work from Home +34 26 £55,000 -16.98% 5
South East +160 20 £60,000 +14.29% 5
Midlands +114 18 £55,000 +22.22% 6
West Midlands +92 13 £59,500 +13.33% 2
North of England +135 9 £45,500 -16.49% 6
Yorkshire +129 5 £37,500 -40.00% 1
East Midlands +89 5 £42,500 +2.41% 4
North West +87 4 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Scotland +96 3 £80,000 +31.36% 1
East of England +110 1 £47,500 -5.00% 4
South West +100 1 £47,500 +22.58% 1

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, IT jobs citing Single Sign-On 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 Single Sign-On.

1 79 (56.03%) Azure
2 66 (46.81%) Active Directory
3 60 (42.55%) AWS
4 59 (41.84%) Windows
5 53 (37.59%) Microsoft
6 39 (27.66%) OAuth
7 38 (26.95%) Office 365
8 36 (25.53%) IaaS
8 36 (25.53%) Microservices
8 36 (25.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 33 (23.40%) Identity Access Management
9 33 (23.40%) DevOps
9 33 (23.40%) Microsoft Intune
9 33 (23.40%) PaaS
9 33 (23.40%) PowerShell
10 32 (22.70%) SaaS
10 32 (22.70%) Web Services
11 30 (21.28%) DNS
12 29 (20.57%) SAML
12 29 (20.57%) B2B
12 29 (20.57%) Kubernetes
13 28 (19.86%) Python
14 27 (19.15%) Java
14 27 (19.15%) Salesforce.com
15 26 (18.44%) Cisco
15 26 (18.44%) Scrum
16 25 (17.73%) SAP
16 25 (17.73%) Windows 10
17 24 (17.02%) Docker
17 24 (17.02%) Agile Software Development

Single Sign-On
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 20 (14.18%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (11.35%) IIS
3 8 (5.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.84%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.84%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.42%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.42%) FileNet
6 2 (1.42%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.71%) Apache
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (14.18%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (2.13%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.71%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 79 (56.03%) Azure
2 60 (42.55%) AWS
3 38 (26.95%) Office 365
4 36 (25.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 36 (25.53%) IaaS
5 33 (23.40%) PaaS
6 32 (22.70%) SaaS
7 20 (14.18%) Akamai
7 20 (14.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 14 (9.93%) Mimecast
9 10 (7.09%) GCP
10 9 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (4.26%) OneDrive
12 5 (3.55%) npm
13 4 (2.84%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 2 (1.42%) AWS CloudTrail
14 2 (1.42%) Power Platform
14 2 (1.42%) Serverless
14 2 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (0.71%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.28%) DNS
2 16 (11.35%) WAN
3 13 (9.22%) HTTP
3 13 (9.22%) Kerberos
4 12 (8.51%) Firewall
4 12 (8.51%) LAN
4 12 (8.51%) VPN
5 11 (7.80%) Unified Communications
6 10 (7.09%) DHCP
6 10 (7.09%) Network Security
6 10 (7.09%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.38%) DMZ
7 9 (6.38%) Wireless
8 6 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.26%) IPsec
8 6 (4.26%) Skype
8 6 (4.26%) SSL
9 5 (3.55%) VoIP
10 4 (2.84%) LTE
10 4 (2.84%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.51%) Blockchain
3 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.84%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (2.84%) Redis
5 3 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.42%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.42%) HBase
6 2 (1.42%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.42%) Power BI
6 2 (1.42%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (3.55%) gulp
2 5 (3.55%) jspm
3 4 (2.84%) Moq
3 4 (2.84%) MSTest
3 4 (2.84%) NUnit
4 2 (1.42%) CircleCI
4 2 (1.42%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (13.48%) Finance
2 12 (8.51%) Banking
3 8 (5.67%) Marketing
4 7 (4.96%) Law
5 6 (4.26%) Public Sector
5 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.55%) Advertising
7 4 (2.84%) Electronics
7 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Back Office
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (21.28%) Architect
2 16 (11.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (10.64%) Consultant
3 15 (10.64%) Developer
3 15 (10.64%) Senior DevOps
4 11 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (7.80%) Network Engineer
4 11 (7.80%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (7.80%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.09%) DevOps Architect
5 10 (7.09%) Senior Architect
6 9 (6.38%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (6.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (6.38%) Blockchain Architect
7 8 (5.67%) Analyst
8 7 (4.96%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.66%) OAuth
2 32 (22.70%) Web Services
3 29 (20.57%) SAML
4 23 (16.31%) OpenID
5 18 (12.77%) HTML
6 15 (10.64%) .NET
7 12 (8.51%) OAuth2
7 12 (8.51%) RESTful
8 11 (7.80%) LDAP
9 9 (6.38%) SailPoint
10 8 (5.67%) AngularJS
10 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET
10 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (5.67%) CSS
10 8 (5.67%) REST
10 8 (5.67%) WCF
11 7 (4.96%) jQuery
11 7 (4.96%) React
12 6 (4.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.60%) FMCG
2 20 (14.18%) Cloud Native
3 13 (9.22%) Management Information System
4 12 (8.51%) Enterprise Cloud
5 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.09%) Data Centre
6 8 (5.67%) PKI
7 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.84%) CESG
8 4 (2.84%) Replication
9 3 (2.13%) BYOD
9 3 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.42%) PMI
10 2 (1.42%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.71%) Blog
11 1 (0.71%) Clustering
11 1 (0.71%) CMDB
11 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (41.84%) Windows
2 25 (17.73%) Windows 10
3 12 (8.51%) Windows 7
4 11 (7.80%) Linux
4 11 (7.80%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.67%) Unix
6 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (2.13%) Solaris
9 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.53%) Microservices
2 33 (23.40%) DevOps
2 33 (23.40%) Identity Access Management
3 29 (20.57%) B2B
4 26 (18.44%) Scrum
5 24 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (15.60%) Business Transformation
6 22 (15.60%) Configuration Management
6 22 (15.60%) Kanban
6 22 (15.60%) Waterfall
7 20 (14.18%) B2C
7 20 (14.18%) Software Engineering
8 19 (13.48%) Information Security
9 18 (12.77%) Identity Management
10 14 (9.93%) Migration
10 14 (9.93%) Presales
11 13 (9.22%) Data Security
11 13 (9.22%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (8.51%) ISMS
12 12 (8.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.40%) PowerShell
2 28 (19.86%) Python
3 27 (19.15%) Java
4 22 (15.60%) Ruby
5 21 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 20 (14.18%) Go
7 18 (12.77%) SQL
8 12 (8.51%) C#
9 8 (5.67%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.84%) Apex Code
10 4 (2.84%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.84%) C
11 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.42%) Clojure
12 2 (1.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (11.35%) Degree
2 10 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.26%) CISSP
3 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.55%) CCNP
5 4 (2.84%) CCIE
5 4 (2.84%) CCNA
5 4 (2.84%) MCSE
6 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.42%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.42%) MCP
7 2 (1.42%) PhD
7 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.71%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) GDPR
2 5 (3.55%) SLA
3 4 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.13%) QA
5 1 (0.71%) NCSC
5 1 (0.71%) PMO
System Software
1 66 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 24 (17.02%) Docker
3 18 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.84%) Firmware
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.42%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.42%) HDFS
7 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.42%) XenApp
7 2 (1.42%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.71%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.71%) NDS
8 1 (0.71%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (23.40%) Microsoft Intune
2 29 (20.57%) Kubernetes
3 22 (15.60%) Ansible
4 20 (14.18%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (14.18%) Puppet
5 12 (8.51%) SCCM
6 11 (7.80%) MIIS
7 8 (5.67%) Terraform
8 3 (2.13%) Data Guard
8 3 (2.13%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (2.13%) SCOM
9 2 (1.42%) Ambari
9 2 (1.42%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.42%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (1.42%) Oozie
9 2 (1.42%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (37.59%) Microsoft
2 27 (19.15%) Salesforce.com
3 26 (18.44%) Cisco
4 25 (17.73%) SAP
5 20 (14.18%) Adobe
5 20 (14.18%) hybris
5 20 (14.18%) New Relic
6 19 (13.48%) VMware
7 16 (11.35%) Google
8 12 (8.51%) HP
9 10 (7.09%) Sophos
10 9 (6.38%) SolarWinds
11 8 (5.67%) CyberArk
12 7 (4.96%) Citrix
12 7 (4.96%) Ivanti
12 7 (4.96%) ServiceNow
13 6 (4.26%) OneLogin
14 5 (3.55%) CheckPoint
14 5 (3.55%) F5
14 5 (3.55%) Splunk