Period
to 14 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HTTPS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HTTPS over the 6 months to 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 852 972 989
Rank change year-on-year +120 +17 -77
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 172 147 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.099% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.66% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 149 119 161
England median annual salary £58,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.48% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £31,850 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £59,450 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.90% +11.11% -12.62%

HTTPS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 18,707 22,337 25,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.34% 15.09% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14,811 17,607 21,182
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HTTPS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in England

HTTPS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTPS in England.

Salary trend for HTTPS in England

HTTPS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTPS in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Salary histogram for HTTPS in England

HTTPS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the England region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
London +85 82 £64,500 +7.50% 30
South West +31 37 £70,000 +47.37% 4
South East +28 24 £80,000 +60.00% 21
Midlands +47 22 £80,000 +100.00% 17
North of England +51 12 £47,000 -6.00% 20
East of England +66 11 £52,500 +10.53% 15
West Midlands +38 11 £80,000 +100.00% 10
East Midlands +23 11 £31,500 - 7
North West - 8 £51,766 - 12
Yorkshire +27 4 £47,000 -6.00% 5
HTTPS
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT jobs citing HTTPS 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 across the England region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 86 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 80 (46.51%) HTTP
3 69 (40.12%) Firewall
4 68 (39.53%) Linux
5 62 (36.05%) Azure
6 56 (32.56%) REST
7 52 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
8 51 (29.65%) Windows
8 51 (29.65%) Microsoft
9 49 (28.49%) AWS
10 48 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
11 47 (27.33%) Git (software)
12 46 (26.74%) SSL
13 44 (25.58%) SQL
14 43 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (24.42%) Software Engineering
15 42 (24.42%) Degree
16 41 (23.84%) CCNA
17 40 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
18 39 (22.67%) Problem-Solving
19 37 (21.51%) MySQL
20 35 (20.35%) .NET
20 35 (20.35%) Finance
21 34 (19.77%) SQL Server
22 33 (19.19%) ASP.NET
23 32 (18.60%) Ethical Hacking
23 32 (18.60%) Google
24 31 (18.02%) Docker
25 29 (16.86%) DNS
25 29 (16.86%) IPsec

HTTPS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 27 (15.70%) Apache Spark
2 22 (12.79%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (12.79%) OpenStack
3 17 (9.88%) Apache
4 15 (8.72%) IIS
5 10 (5.81%) nginx
6 9 (5.23%) SharePoint
7 8 (4.65%) JBoss
8 7 (4.07%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.74%) Anypoint
9 3 (1.74%) Confluence
9 3 (1.74%) Mule
9 3 (1.74%) WordPress
10 2 (1.16%) DNN
10 2 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.58%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (36.05%) Azure
2 49 (28.49%) AWS
3 28 (16.28%) GCP
4 24 (13.95%) OpenShift
5 11 (6.40%) Dynamics 365
5 11 (6.40%) Office 365
6 10 (5.81%) IaaS
7 9 (5.23%) OneDrive
7 9 (5.23%) Power Platform
7 9 (5.23%) PowerApps
7 9 (5.23%) ShareGate
8 8 (4.65%) Serverless
9 6 (3.49%) PaaS
10 4 (2.33%) Google Play
11 3 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.74%) SaaS
11 3 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 80 (46.51%) HTTP
3 69 (40.12%) Firewall
4 46 (26.74%) SSL
5 29 (16.86%) DNS
5 29 (16.86%) IPsec
6 28 (16.28%) Internet
7 20 (11.63%) DHCP
7 20 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (9.30%) VLAN
9 15 (8.72%) VPN
9 15 (8.72%) WAN
10 13 (7.56%) SSH
11 10 (5.81%) Ethernet
11 10 (5.81%) VoIP
12 9 (5.23%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (5.23%) Network Security
13 8 (4.65%) H.323
13 8 (4.65%) RTP
14 7 (4.07%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.51%) MySQL
2 34 (19.77%) SQL Server
3 27 (15.70%) Big Data
4 15 (8.72%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.23%) Power BI
6 8 (4.65%) Infinispan
6 8 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.49%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.91%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.91%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.91%) Hazelcast
8 5 (2.91%) HBase
8 5 (2.91%) Sqoop
9 4 (2.33%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.74%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.58%) KDB
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 47 (27.33%) Git (software)
2 28 (16.28%) JIRA
3 23 (13.37%) Bitbucket
4 22 (12.79%) git-flow
5 14 (8.14%) JUnit
6 10 (5.81%) Mockito
7 8 (4.65%) Ant
7 8 (4.65%) Eclipse
7 8 (4.65%) NUnit
7 8 (4.65%) Visual Studio
8 7 (4.07%) Burp Suite
8 7 (4.07%) Jenkins
8 7 (4.07%) Metasploit
9 6 (3.49%) Fiddler
9 6 (3.49%) GitLab
10 5 (2.91%) Artifactory
10 5 (2.91%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.91%) EasyMock
10 5 (2.91%) Maven
10 5 (2.91%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (20.35%) Finance
2 22 (12.79%) Telecoms
3 16 (9.30%) Games
4 12 (6.98%) Banking
5 10 (5.81%) Marketing
6 6 (3.49%) Law
7 3 (1.74%) Retail
8 2 (1.16%) Legal
8 2 (1.16%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.58%) Electronics
9 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (27.91%) Developer
2 22 (12.79%) Consultant
3 21 (12.21%) Security Engineer
3 21 (12.21%) Support Engineer
4 17 (9.88%) Java Developer
5 16 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.40%) Automation Test Lead
6 11 (6.40%) Test Automation Consultant
6 11 (6.40%) Test Automation Engineer
6 11 (6.40%) Test Consultant
6 11 (6.40%) Test Engineer
6 11 (6.40%) Test Leader
7 10 (5.81%) C++ Consultant
7 10 (5.81%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 10 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.81%) Software Consultant
8 9 (5.23%) Windows Consultant
9 8 (4.65%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (4.07%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (32.56%) REST
2 35 (20.35%) .NET
3 33 (19.19%) ASP.NET
4 28 (16.28%) Node.js
5 27 (15.70%) Spring
6 23 (13.37%) AngularJS
6 23 (13.37%) HTML
6 23 (13.37%) React
7 22 (12.79%) GraphQL
7 22 (12.79%) Kafka
7 22 (12.79%) Spring MVC
7 22 (12.79%) Vue.js
8 20 (11.63%) JSON
9 19 (11.05%) XML
10 16 (9.30%) Web Services
11 15 (8.72%) SOAP
12 13 (7.56%) OAuth
13 10 (5.81%) WebRTC
14 9 (5.23%) CSS
14 9 (5.23%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.72%) User Experience
3 12 (6.98%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (6.40%) Cybercrime
5 10 (5.81%) Cyberattack
5 10 (5.81%) Data Centre
5 10 (5.81%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (4.07%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 7 (4.07%) Internet of Things
8 6 (3.49%) CMDB
8 6 (3.49%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.91%) Enterprise Cloud
10 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.74%) Clustering
11 3 (1.74%) PKI
11 3 (1.74%) Replication
12 2 (1.16%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 68 (39.53%) Linux
2 51 (29.65%) Windows
3 27 (15.70%) Android
3 27 (15.70%) Apple iOS
3 27 (15.70%) Unix
4 20 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 15 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (6.40%) CentOS
8 7 (4.07%) Kali Linux
9 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.74%) VyOS
10 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.42%) Software Engineering
4 40 (23.26%) Penetration Testing
5 39 (22.67%) Problem-Solving
6 32 (18.60%) Ethical Hacking
7 26 (15.12%) TDD
8 25 (14.53%) Scrum
9 24 (13.95%) API Design
10 23 (13.37%) Kanban
11 22 (12.79%) MVC
11 22 (12.79%) Reverse Engineering
12 19 (11.05%) SIEM
13 18 (10.47%) Identity Access Management
13 18 (10.47%) Information Security
13 18 (10.47%) Migration
14 17 (9.88%) ITIL
14 17 (9.88%) Security Operations
15 16 (9.30%) DevOps
15 16 (9.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (25.58%) SQL
2 26 (15.12%) Java
3 25 (14.53%) C#
3 25 (14.53%) JavaScript
4 22 (12.79%) C
5 19 (11.05%) Python
6 15 (8.72%) C++
7 14 (8.14%) Bash Shell
8 13 (7.56%) Ruby
9 9 (5.23%) PHP
10 5 (2.91%) Apple Swift
10 5 (2.91%) Java 8
10 5 (2.91%) Kotlin
10 5 (2.91%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.33%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.58%) Perl
12 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (24.42%) Degree
3 41 (23.84%) CCNA
4 28 (16.28%) GIAC
5 27 (15.70%) SANS
6 26 (15.12%) CISSP
7 21 (12.21%) CompTIA Security+
7 21 (12.21%) Linux+ Certification
7 21 (12.21%) MCSE
7 21 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (12.21%) Network+ Certification
7 21 (12.21%) SSCP
8 13 (7.56%) CCNP
9 4 (2.33%) CCIE
10 3 (1.74%) CCSP
10 3 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) SLA
2 8 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.74%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.16%) GDPR
5 2 (1.16%) QA
5 2 (1.16%) RMADS
6 1 (0.58%) COBIT
6 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.58%) JTAG
6 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (18.02%) Docker
2 15 (8.72%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (5.23%) VirtualBox
6 6 (3.49%) ProxySG
7 5 (2.91%) HDFS
8 3 (1.74%) Firmware
8 3 (1.74%) Postfix
9 2 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.16%) vSphere
10 1 (0.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (14.53%) Kubernetes
2 12 (6.98%) Puppet
3 10 (5.81%) Ansible
4 8 (4.65%) AirWatch
4 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (4.07%) Nessus
6 6 (3.49%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (3.49%) Terraform
7 5 (2.91%) Ambari
7 5 (2.91%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (2.91%) Kibana
7 5 (2.91%) logstash
7 5 (2.91%) Nagios
7 5 (2.91%) Oozie
8 4 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.74%) CloudHub
9 3 (1.74%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.74%) Perfmon
9 3 (1.74%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (29.65%) Microsoft
2 32 (18.60%) Google
3 20 (11.63%) Cisco
4 12 (6.98%) Palo Alto
5 11 (6.40%) VMware
6 10 (5.81%) CyberArk
7 9 (5.23%) F5
7 9 (5.23%) Juniper
8 8 (4.65%) Avaya
8 8 (4.65%) Mitel
8 8 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (3.49%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.49%) FireEye
9 6 (3.49%) Zscaler
10 5 (2.91%) Cloudera
10 5 (2.91%) Hortonworks
10 5 (2.91%) Oracle
11 4 (2.33%) Pega
11 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud