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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 567 496 292
Rank change year-on-year -71 -204 +10
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 277 75 35
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.39% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.96% 1.33% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 153 57 29
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,700 £36,000
25th Percentile £51,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £89,250 £75,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -21.43% +16.67%

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 WFH option and a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14,123 5,649 1,674
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 20.12% 18.43% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7,813 4,594 1,401
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £94,925 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -

Single Sign-On
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Single Sign-On as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Single Sign-On trend for jobs with a WFH option

Single Sign-On
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Single Sign-On.

Single Sign-On salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Single Sign-On
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Single Sign-On over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Single Sign-On salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, Single Sign-On job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 134 (48.38%) Azure
2 127 (45.85%) Active Directory
3 125 (45.13%) Microsoft
4 93 (33.57%) AWS
5 86 (31.05%) Windows
6 76 (27.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 75 (27.08%) Agile
8 74 (26.71%) OAuth
9 71 (25.63%) Microsoft 365
9 71 (25.63%) Social Skills
10 70 (25.27%) Finance
11 62 (22.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 57 (20.58%) SQL
13 51 (18.41%) PowerShell
14 50 (18.05%) SAML
15 49 (17.69%) Problem-Solving
16 46 (16.61%) Identity Access Management
16 46 (16.61%) CI/CD
17 45 (16.25%) Java
18 43 (15.52%) SaaS
18 43 (15.52%) Okta
19 42 (15.16%) TDD
20 41 (14.80%) Retail
21 40 (14.44%) LDAP
22 39 (14.08%) Microservices
23 38 (13.72%) JavaScript
24 37 (13.36%) Google
25 36 (13.00%) Cybersecurity
26 35 (12.64%) Firewall
27 34 (12.27%) Identity Management

Single Sign-On
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 24 (8.66%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.42%) IIS
3 9 (3.25%) Confluence
3 9 (3.25%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.53%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.08%) Apache
6 3 (1.08%) Ethereum
6 3 (1.08%) SAS
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.72%) nginx
7 2 (0.72%) WordPress
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.36%) JBoss
8 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (7.22%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.81%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.08%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 134 (48.38%) Azure
2 93 (33.57%) AWS
3 76 (27.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 71 (25.63%) Microsoft 365
5 43 (15.52%) SaaS
6 28 (10.11%) PaaS
7 27 (9.75%) IaaS
8 25 (9.03%) Serverless
9 19 (6.86%) Google Workspace
10 17 (6.14%) Slack
11 13 (4.69%) OneDrive
12 12 (4.33%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (4.33%) GCP
13 10 (3.61%) npm
13 10 (3.61%) Power Platform
14 9 (3.25%) GitHub
15 8 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (2.89%) NuGet
16 6 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
16 6 (2.17%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.64%) Firewall
2 34 (12.27%) DNS
3 22 (7.94%) DHCP
4 19 (6.86%) Network Security
5 17 (6.14%) WAN
6 16 (5.78%) TCP/IP
7 15 (5.42%) SSL
8 13 (4.69%) LAN
9 11 (3.97%) SAN
10 9 (3.25%) Skype
10 9 (3.25%) VLAN
11 8 (2.89%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (2.89%) VPN
12 7 (2.53%) Internet
13 5 (1.81%) HTTP
13 5 (1.81%) HTTPS
14 4 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (1.44%) VoIP
14 4 (1.44%) Wireless
15 3 (1.08%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.58%) NoSQL
3 20 (7.22%) Hadoop
3 20 (7.22%) Hazelcast
3 20 (7.22%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.78%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.61%) MySQL
6 9 (3.25%) Big Data
7 6 (2.17%) Power BI
8 3 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.08%) Electronic Patient Records
8 3 (1.08%) GIS
9 2 (0.72%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.72%) Redis
10 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.36%) DB2
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 30 (10.83%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.39%) JIRA
3 21 (7.58%) JUnit
4 16 (5.78%) Maven
5 10 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (3.61%) SpecFlow
5 10 (3.61%) Visual Studio Code
6 9 (3.25%) Babel
6 9 (3.25%) NUnit
6 9 (3.25%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.25%) webpack
7 8 (2.89%) Cypress.io
7 8 (2.89%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.89%) Gradle
7 8 (2.89%) IntelliJ
7 8 (2.89%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.81%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.81%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.44%) Postman
9 4 (1.44%) Snyk
General
1 71 (25.63%) Social Skills
2 70 (25.27%) Finance
3 62 (22.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 41 (14.80%) Retail
5 34 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (9.03%) Law
7 19 (6.86%) Banking
8 16 (5.78%) Presentation Skills
9 12 (4.33%) Legal
9 12 (4.33%) Telecoms
10 11 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (3.61%) Organisational Skills
12 9 (3.25%) Documentation Skills
13 6 (2.17%) Influencing Skills
13 6 (2.17%) Public Sector
14 5 (1.81%) Games
14 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
15 4 (1.44%) Marketing
16 3 (1.08%) Advertising
17 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (16.61%) Developer
2 37 (13.36%) Architect
2 37 (13.36%) Consultant
3 31 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (11.19%) Senior Developer
4 23 (8.30%) Security Engineer
5 22 (7.94%) Java Developer
6 21 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
6 21 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (7.22%) Azure Engineer
8 17 (6.14%) Security Consultant
9 16 (5.78%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 15 (5.42%) Analyst
10 15 (5.42%) Cloud Developer
10 15 (5.42%) Support Engineer
11 14 (5.05%) .NET Developer
11 14 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (4.69%) Azure Consultant
12 13 (4.69%) Cloud Consultant
13 11 (3.97%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (26.71%) OAuth
2 50 (18.05%) SAML
3 40 (14.44%) LDAP
4 30 (10.83%) Spring
5 27 (9.75%) REST
6 26 (9.39%) RESTful
7 25 (9.03%) HTML
8 24 (8.66%) .NET
9 21 (7.58%) Hibernate
9 21 (7.58%) JAX-RS
10 20 (7.22%) Guava
10 20 (7.22%) HTML5
11 18 (6.50%) AngularJS
12 17 (6.14%) .NET Core
13 15 (5.42%) CSS
14 14 (5.05%) JWT
14 14 (5.05%) Node.js
14 14 (5.05%) OpenID
15 13 (4.69%) OAuth2
15 13 (4.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.66%) Cyberattack
2 19 (6.86%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (6.14%) Cyber Defence
3 17 (6.14%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.78%) Clustering
5 15 (5.42%) Cybercrime
6 14 (5.05%) Cloud Native
7 10 (3.61%) Public Cloud
8 9 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.25%) PKI
9 8 (2.89%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.89%) User Experience
9 8 (2.89%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (2.17%) Anti-Spyware
10 6 (2.17%) Life Science
11 5 (1.81%) Analytical Mindset
11 5 (1.81%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.44%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 86 (31.05%) Windows
2 26 (9.39%) Linux
3 22 (7.94%) Mac OS
3 22 (7.94%) Windows Server
4 18 (6.50%) Windows 10
5 11 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.61%) Windows Server 2016
7 9 (3.25%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (1.81%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.44%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.72%) Android
10 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.72%) Unix
10 2 (0.72%) VMS
11 1 (0.36%) AIX
11 1 (0.36%) SUSE
11 1 (0.36%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (27.08%) Agile
2 49 (17.69%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (16.61%) CI/CD
3 46 (16.61%) Identity Access Management
4 42 (15.16%) TDD
5 39 (14.08%) Microservices
6 36 (13.00%) Cybersecurity
7 34 (12.27%) Identity Management
7 34 (12.27%) Software Engineering
8 33 (11.91%) DevOps
8 33 (11.91%) Project Delivery
9 32 (11.55%) ITIL
10 31 (11.19%) OWASP
11 29 (10.47%) Technical Leadership
12 28 (10.11%) Open Source
12 28 (10.11%) SOLID
13 26 (9.39%) Knowledge Transfer
13 26 (9.39%) Migration
14 25 (9.03%) Mentoring
15 24 (8.66%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 57 (20.58%) SQL
2 51 (18.41%) PowerShell
3 45 (16.25%) Java
4 38 (13.72%) JavaScript
5 28 (10.11%) C#
6 26 (9.39%) Python
7 20 (7.22%) Groovy
8 9 (3.25%) Go
9 8 (2.89%) Bash
10 4 (1.44%) Ruby
10 4 (1.44%) VB
11 3 (1.08%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.72%) Perl
12 2 (0.72%) PHP
12 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.72%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.36%) C++
13 1 (0.36%) ES6
13 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (7.58%) Degree
2 20 (7.22%) SC Cleared
2 20 (7.22%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (5.42%) MCSE
5 8 (2.89%) CISSP
6 7 (2.53%) MCSA
7 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.81%) CCNA
8 5 (1.81%) CCNP
8 5 (1.81%) CISA
9 4 (1.44%) CISM
9 4 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.44%) SANS
10 3 (1.08%) CEH
10 3 (1.08%) LPIC
11 2 (0.72%) GIAC
11 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.72%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.42%) QA
3 14 (5.05%) GDPR
4 9 (3.25%) Accessibility
5 8 (2.89%) NIST
6 6 (2.17%) NCSC
7 5 (1.81%) PMO
8 4 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (1.08%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.72%) GLP
10 2 (0.72%) GRC
10 2 (0.72%) SLA
11 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 127 (45.85%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.03%) Docker
3 20 (7.22%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 11 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.81%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 4 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.08%) OpenSSH
9 3 (1.08%) Snort
10 2 (0.72%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.72%) OpenDJ
10 2 (0.72%) OpenIDM
10 2 (0.72%) Varnish
10 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.72%) vSphere
11 1 (0.36%) KVM
11 1 (0.36%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.36%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 28 (10.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 24 (8.66%) Jamf Pro
3 20 (7.22%) SCCM
4 16 (5.78%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 15 (5.42%) Ansible
6 13 (4.69%) MIIS
6 13 (4.69%) Terraform
7 11 (3.97%) Kubernetes
8 9 (3.25%) SCOM
8 9 (3.25%) WSUS
9 5 (1.81%) Puppet
10 4 (1.44%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.44%) Opsgenie
11 3 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.08%) Nessus
11 3 (1.08%) Nmap
11 3 (1.08%) Sysprep
12 2 (0.72%) CASB
12 2 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 125 (45.13%) Microsoft
2 43 (15.52%) Okta
3 37 (13.36%) Google
4 28 (10.11%) Oracle
5 25 (9.03%) ServiceNow
6 19 (6.86%) Meraki
7 18 (6.50%) Veeam
8 15 (5.42%) Citrix
8 15 (5.42%) VMware
9 14 (5.05%) Apple
10 13 (4.69%) Cisco
11 12 (4.33%) Atlassian
12 9 (3.25%) Splunk
12 9 (3.25%) Zscaler
13 6 (2.17%) HP
14 5 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.81%) SAP
15 4 (1.44%) Dell
15 4 (1.44%) Ivanti
15 4 (1.44%) McAfee