Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 379 233 289
Rank change year-on-year -146 +56 -17
Permanent jobs citing Single Sign-On 147 24 8
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.53% 0.39% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.99% 2.09% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 82 12 4
10th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 "
25th Percentile £51,250 £45,938 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £66,250
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -16.98% +10.42%
75th Percentile £77,500 £63,438 £85,625
90th Percentile £83,625 £88,750 £100,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +12.73% -5.17%

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 4,912 1,151 1,212
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 17.83% 18.59% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,756 1,066 1,024
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -14.29% +16.67%
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 19 October 2021.

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, Single Sign-On job roles required the following IT 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.

1 100 (68.03%) Microsoft
2 93 (63.27%) Active Directory
3 92 (62.59%) Azure
4 70 (47.62%) Microsoft 365
5 64 (43.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 63 (42.86%) Finance
7 58 (39.46%) Presales
8 57 (38.78%) Microsoft Intune
9 54 (36.73%) Public Cloud
10 53 (36.05%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 52 (35.37%) Apple
12 50 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (34.01%) Data Centre
13 48 (32.65%) Cybersecurity
14 47 (31.97%) SAML
15 45 (30.61%) Self-Motivation
16 44 (29.93%) Requirements Gathering
16 44 (29.93%) Software Licensing
16 44 (29.93%) Adobe
16 44 (29.93%) LDAP
17 42 (28.57%) AWS
18 30 (20.41%) SQL
18 30 (20.41%) Windows
19 27 (18.37%) OAuth
20 24 (16.33%) Okta
21 23 (15.65%) ITIL
21 23 (15.65%) REST
22 22 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
22 22 (14.97%) Social Skills
22 22 (14.97%) Microservices

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 13 (8.84%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.08%) Confluence
3 5 (3.40%) IIS
4 2 (1.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.68%) Documentum
5 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.36%) Findur
3 2 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 92 (62.59%) Azure
2 70 (47.62%) Microsoft 365
3 64 (43.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 42 (28.57%) AWS
5 14 (9.52%) SaaS
6 13 (8.84%) GCP
6 13 (8.84%) Power Platform
7 9 (6.12%) IaaS
8 8 (5.44%) PaaS
9 7 (4.76%) Power Automate
9 7 (4.76%) PowerApps
10 6 (4.08%) OneDrive
11 4 (2.72%) NuGet
12 3 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (2.04%) Serverless
13 2 (1.36%) Amazon GuardDuty
13 2 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (1.36%) GitHub
13 2 (1.36%) Google Workspace
13 2 (1.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.24%) DNS
2 13 (8.84%) DHCP
2 13 (8.84%) Firewall
3 10 (6.80%) SSL
4 9 (6.12%) VLAN
5 8 (5.44%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.76%) LAN
6 7 (4.76%) WAN
7 6 (4.08%) VPN
8 3 (2.04%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.36%) HTTP
9 2 (1.36%) Intranet
10 1 (0.68%) Network Security
10 1 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.84%) NoSQL
1 13 (8.84%) Power BI
1 13 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.16%) Hadoop
2 12 (8.16%) Hazelcast
2 12 (8.16%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.72%) Big Data
4 2 (1.36%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.36%) MySQL
4 2 (1.36%) Tableau
4 2 (1.36%) Tableau Server
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.68%) GIS
5 1 (0.68%) Looker
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.16%) JUnit
2 7 (4.76%) JIRA
3 6 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.72%) NUnit
4 4 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (2.72%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.72%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.04%) GitLab
6 2 (1.36%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.68%) Maven
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.68%) Selenium
7 1 (0.68%) Snyk
7 1 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.68%) Sourcetree
General
1 63 (42.86%) Finance
2 22 (14.97%) Social Skills
3 12 (8.16%) Public Sector
4 10 (6.80%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.08%) Legal
6 6 (4.08%) Marketing
7 5 (3.40%) Retail
8 4 (2.72%) Electronics
8 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.36%) Law
10 1 (0.68%) Advertising
10 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (37.41%) Consultant
2 49 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 47 (31.97%) Technical Consultant
4 24 (16.33%) Developer
5 15 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 13 (8.84%) Architect
6 13 (8.84%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Cloud Developer
8 9 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.76%) Analyst
9 7 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Microsoft 365 Specialist
9 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Specialist
10 6 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) Network Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Security Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.97%) SAML
2 44 (29.93%) LDAP
3 27 (18.37%) OAuth
4 23 (15.65%) REST
5 17 (11.56%) Spring
6 16 (10.88%) RESTful
7 15 (10.20%) AngularJS
7 15 (10.20%) Web Services
8 13 (8.84%) .NET
9 12 (8.16%) Guava
9 12 (8.16%) Hibernate
9 12 (8.16%) HTML
9 12 (8.16%) JAX-RS
10 9 (6.12%) JDBC
10 9 (6.12%) OpenID
10 9 (6.12%) SOAP
11 8 (5.44%) XML
12 7 (4.76%) JSON
13 6 (4.08%) HTML5
14 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (36.73%) Public Cloud
2 50 (34.01%) Data Centre
3 45 (30.61%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (8.16%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.40%) Clustering
6 5 (3.40%) PKI
7 3 (2.04%) Legacy Applications
7 3 (2.04%) User Experience
8 2 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.36%) Robotics
8 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.68%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.41%) Windows
2 13 (8.84%) Windows Server
3 9 (6.12%) Windows 10
4 7 (4.76%) Linux
5 6 (4.08%) Android
5 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (1.36%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.36%) Unix
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.68%) CentOS
7 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (39.46%) Presales
2 50 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (32.65%) Cybersecurity
4 44 (29.93%) Requirements Gathering
4 44 (29.93%) Software Licensing
5 23 (15.65%) ITIL
6 22 (14.97%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (14.97%) Microservices
7 21 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (12.93%) DevOps
9 18 (12.24%) Identity Management
10 17 (11.56%) TDD
11 16 (10.88%) Identity Access Management
11 16 (10.88%) Technical Leadership
12 15 (10.20%) Mentoring
13 14 (9.52%) OWASP
14 13 (8.84%) Open Source
14 13 (8.84%) Software Engineering
15 12 (8.16%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 12 (8.16%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.41%) SQL
2 19 (12.93%) Java
3 18 (12.24%) PowerShell
4 17 (11.56%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.16%) Groovy
6 9 (6.12%) C#
7 7 (4.76%) Python
8 5 (3.40%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.72%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.36%) Go
10 2 (1.36%) Google Apps Script
10 2 (1.36%) Ruby
10 2 (1.36%) VBScript
11 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (6.12%) MCSE
1 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.08%) CCNA
3 6 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.40%) CISSP
5 4 (2.72%) CISA
6 3 (2.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (2.04%) Degree
6 3 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.04%) SANS
7 2 (1.36%) CISM
7 2 (1.36%) CSSLP
7 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.36%) OSCP
8 1 (0.68%) ACSP
8 1 (0.68%) CEH
8 1 (0.68%) CGEIT
8 1 (0.68%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.48%) GDPR
2 6 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.08%) NIST
3 4 (2.72%) HIPAA
3 4 (2.72%) QA
4 3 (2.04%) GRC
4 3 (2.04%) PMO
5 2 (1.36%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.36%) NCSC
5 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.36%) SLA
6 1 (0.68%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 93 (63.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.80%) Docker
3 6 (4.08%) BitLocker
4 5 (3.40%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.36%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.68%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 57 (38.78%) Microsoft Intune
2 53 (36.05%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 15 (10.20%) Terraform
4 12 (8.16%) Kubernetes
5 9 (6.12%) WSUS
6 7 (4.76%) SCCM
7 6 (4.08%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (3.40%) Ansible
9 4 (2.72%) MIIS
9 4 (2.72%) SCOM
10 2 (1.36%) Packer
11 1 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.68%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.68%) Opsgenie
11 1 (0.68%) QRadar
Vendors
1 100 (68.03%) Microsoft
2 52 (35.37%) Apple
3 44 (29.93%) Adobe
4 24 (16.33%) Okta
5 17 (11.56%) Google
6 15 (10.20%) Oracle
7 12 (8.16%) VMware
8 9 (6.12%) SAP
9 8 (5.44%) Citrix
9 8 (5.44%) ServiceNow
10 6 (4.08%) Cisco
11 4 (2.72%) CyberArk
11 4 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.36%) BeyondTrust
12 2 (1.36%) Facebook
12 2 (1.36%) ForgeRock
12 2 (1.36%) Instagram
12 2 (1.36%) OpenLink
12 2 (1.36%) Remedy
12 2 (1.36%) Zscaler