Period
to 22 June 2021

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 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 802 778 877
Rank change year-on-year -24 +99 +110
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 101 58 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.077% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.51% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60 45 149
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £27,250
25th Percentile £45,938 £43,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% +8.46%
75th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.67% +26.32% +1.06%

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 11,642 11,268 21,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.64% 15.04% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8,322 9,060 16,189
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in England

HTTPS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HTTPS in England.

Salary trend for HTTPS in England

HTTPS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing HTTPS in England over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

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 22 June 2021. 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
North of England 0 48 £65,000 +8.33% 29
Yorkshire -13 42 £65,000 +8.33% 14
London -47 23 £62,500 -7.41% 29
South East -18 22 £62,500 +25.00% 27
Midlands -30 6 £41,250 - 11
North West - 6 £46,250 - 7
West Midlands - 4 £45,000 - 9
East of England -16 2 £32,500 -50.94% 5
East Midlands -36 2 £40,000 - 2
HTTPS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, 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 66 (65.35%) Python
2 62 (61.39%) HTTP
3 53 (52.48%) TCP/IP
4 49 (48.51%) Broadband
5 48 (47.52%) Telecoms
5 48 (47.52%) Computer Science
6 45 (44.55%) Test Automation
7 44 (43.56%) C++
8 43 (42.57%) C
9 42 (41.58%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (39.60%) Wi-Fi
10 40 (39.60%) Wireless
11 39 (38.61%) Software Testing
12 38 (37.62%) Wireshark
12 38 (37.62%) Ethernet
12 38 (37.62%) MQTT
13 37 (36.63%) Kibana
13 37 (36.63%) Graylog
13 37 (36.63%) 802.1X
13 37 (36.63%) Performance Measurement
13 37 (36.63%) Validation
13 37 (36.63%) 802.11
13 37 (36.63%) Integration Testing
13 37 (36.63%) XMPP
13 37 (36.63%) STUN
14 30 (29.70%) Linux
15 24 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (22.77%) Firewall
17 20 (19.80%) SQL
18 18 (17.82%) DNS

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 9 (8.91%) Apache
2 8 (7.92%) Drupal
2 8 (7.92%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.95%) Facebook Platform
4 3 (2.97%) nginx
5 2 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.99%) Confluence
6 1 (0.99%) lighttpd
6 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Azure
2 14 (13.86%) AWS
3 8 (7.92%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (7.92%) AWS Direct Connect
4 6 (5.94%) Datadog
5 5 (4.95%) DigitalOcean
6 4 (3.96%) GCP
6 4 (3.96%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (2.97%) Google Analytics
7 3 (2.97%) SaaS
8 2 (1.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.98%) PaaS
9 1 (0.99%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.99%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.99%) IaaS
9 1 (0.99%) npm
9 1 (0.99%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.99%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 62 (61.39%) HTTP
2 53 (52.48%) TCP/IP
3 49 (48.51%) Broadband
4 40 (39.60%) Wi-Fi
4 40 (39.60%) Wireless
5 38 (37.62%) Ethernet
5 38 (37.62%) MQTT
5 38 (37.62%) Wireshark
6 37 (36.63%) 802.11
6 37 (36.63%) STUN
7 23 (22.77%) Firewall
8 18 (17.82%) DNS
9 13 (12.87%) VPN
10 11 (10.89%) DHCP
10 11 (10.89%) Network Security
11 10 (9.90%) IPsec
11 10 (9.90%) IPv6
12 9 (8.91%) BGP
12 9 (8.91%) SNMP
13 8 (7.92%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) MySQL
3 5 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.98%) Redis
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Ignite
5 1 (0.99%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.99%) DataStage
5 1 (0.99%) OLAP
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.99%) Power BI
5 1 (0.99%) QlikView
5 1 (0.99%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.92%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.96%) Mercurial
4 4 (3.96%) Subversion
5 3 (2.97%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) eggPlant
6 2 (1.98%) GitLab
6 2 (1.98%) Locust
6 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.99%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.99%) JMeter
7 1 (0.99%) Postman
7 1 (0.99%) webpack
General
1 48 (47.52%) Telecoms
2 11 (10.89%) Social Skills
3 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.95%) Finance
4 4 (3.96%) Games
5 3 (2.97%) Banking
5 3 (2.97%) Organisational Skills
5 3 (2.97%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Law
6 2 (1.98%) Legal
6 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (34.65%) Automation Engineer
2 28 (27.72%) Wireless Engineer
3 26 (25.74%) Systems Engineer
3 26 (25.74%) Validation Engineer
4 14 (13.86%) Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Principal Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Chief Technology Officer
7 5 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Python Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Python Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Performance Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Python Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) SCCM Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Site Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.63%) 802.1X
1 37 (36.63%) XMPP
2 11 (10.89%) CSS
2 11 (10.89%) HTML
3 10 (9.90%) LAMP
3 10 (9.90%) Web Services
4 6 (5.94%) .NET
4 6 (5.94%) AngularJS
4 6 (5.94%) REST
4 6 (5.94%) XML
5 5 (4.95%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (4.95%) Flask
5 5 (4.95%) JSON
5 5 (4.95%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (4.95%) SQLAlchemy
5 5 (4.95%) WebSockets
6 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.96%) gRPC
6 4 (3.96%) LDAP
6 4 (3.96%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Social Media
2 8 (7.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (6.93%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.94%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.95%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.95%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.95%) Derivative
6 4 (3.96%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.97%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 3 (2.97%) Cyberattack
7 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.98%) PKI
9 1 (0.99%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.70%) Linux
2 12 (11.88%) Unix
3 11 (10.89%) CentOS
4 7 (6.93%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.95%) Debian
6 3 (2.97%) Windows
7 2 (1.98%) Fedora
7 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.52%) Computer Science
2 45 (44.55%) Test Automation
3 42 (41.58%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (38.61%) Software Testing
5 37 (36.63%) Integration Testing
5 37 (36.63%) Performance Measurement
5 37 (36.63%) Validation
6 24 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (17.82%) DevOps
8 13 (12.87%) Configuration Management
8 13 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (10.89%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 11 (10.89%) Time Management
10 10 (9.90%) OWASP
11 9 (8.91%) Analytics
11 9 (8.91%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (7.92%) DDoS Mitigation
12 8 (7.92%) Microservices
12 8 (7.92%) Security Patching
12 8 (7.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (65.35%) Python
2 44 (43.56%) C++
3 43 (42.57%) C
4 20 (19.80%) SQL
5 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.90%) Java
7 9 (8.91%) PHP
8 8 (7.92%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.92%) C#
9 7 (6.93%) Ruby
10 6 (5.94%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.95%) Go
12 4 (3.96%) Lua
13 3 (2.97%) VB
13 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.97%) VBScript
14 2 (1.98%) ActionScript
14 2 (1.98%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) Degree
2 8 (7.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.95%) CCNP
4 5 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.96%) CCNA
5 4 (3.96%) CISSP
6 3 (2.97%) CISM
6 3 (2.97%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.97%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.98%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.98%) CCDA
7 2 (1.98%) CCENT
7 2 (1.98%) CEH
7 2 (1.98%) CWNA
7 2 (1.98%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) NIST
1 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (16.83%) Docker
2 8 (7.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.92%) iptables
3 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.97%) NFS
5 2 (1.98%) Postfix
6 1 (0.99%) Firmware
6 1 (0.99%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 37 (36.63%) Graylog
1 37 (36.63%) Kibana
2 16 (15.84%) Ansible
3 15 (14.85%) Grafana
4 14 (13.86%) Kubernetes
4 14 (13.86%) Puppet
5 13 (12.87%) ZABBIX
6 8 (7.92%) Icinga
7 6 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (4.95%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (4.95%) Prometheus
9 4 (3.96%) Rancher
10 3 (2.97%) HAProxy
10 3 (2.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (2.97%) SCCM
10 3 (2.97%) Terraform
10 3 (2.97%) WSUS
11 1 (0.99%) Control-M
11 1 (0.99%) Nagios
11 1 (0.99%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Google
2 6 (5.94%) New Relic
3 5 (4.95%) Cisco
3 5 (4.95%) Facebook
3 5 (4.95%) SolarWinds
4 4 (3.96%) Splunk
4 4 (3.96%) VMware
5 3 (2.97%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.97%) Dynatrace
5 3 (2.97%) IBM
6 2 (1.98%) Citrix
6 2 (1.98%) IBM Sterling
6 2 (1.98%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.98%) Meraki
6 2 (1.98%) Nokia
6 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.99%) Incapsula
7 1 (0.99%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.99%) SaltStack