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

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 853 618 841
Rank change year-on-year -235 +223 +159
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 142 53 214
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 0.78% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 89 47 157
10th Percentile " £43,750 £29,900
25th Percentile £32,500 £54,375 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.00% +13.64% +10.00%
75th Percentile £69,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £77,900
UK median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +19.05% +5.00%

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 14,442 6,832 19,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.09% 15.35% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9,983 5,621 15,561
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,000 £46,809
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.09% -1.45%
75th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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
London -222 50 £56,250 -18.18% 49
North of England -89 39 £55,000 -12.00% 40
Yorkshire -74 38 £55,000 -12.00% 7
South East -147 24 £57,500 +15.00% 21
Midlands -97 23 £35,000 - 12
East Midlands -59 20 £35,000 - 4
East of England -93 6 £64,500 -0.77% 8
West Midlands - 3 £42,500 - 8
North West -101 1 - - 15
HTTPS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 99 (69.72%) HTTP
2 59 (41.55%) Python
3 55 (38.73%) TCP/IP
4 54 (38.03%) Linux
5 50 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (28.87%) Windows
7 40 (28.17%) Telecoms
8 38 (26.76%) C++
9 37 (26.06%) C
10 36 (25.35%) Broadband
10 36 (25.35%) Bash Shell
11 35 (24.65%) PowerShell
11 35 (24.65%) FTP
12 34 (23.94%) SQL
12 34 (23.94%) Test Automation
13 33 (23.24%) Ethernet
13 33 (23.24%) Wireless
13 33 (23.24%) Computer Science
13 33 (23.24%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (22.54%) MQTT
15 31 (21.83%) Wireshark
16 30 (21.13%) Marketing
16 30 (21.13%) Wi-Fi
16 30 (21.13%) Middleware
17 28 (19.72%) Java
17 28 (19.72%) Validation
17 28 (19.72%) Software Engineering
17 28 (19.72%) Software Testing
18 27 (19.01%) Performance Measurement
18 27 (19.01%) 802.1X

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 26 (18.31%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.34%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.52%) IIS
4 3 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.41%) Apache
5 2 (1.41%) Confluence
5 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) lighttpd
Applications
1 26 (18.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.90%) AWS
1 24 (16.90%) Azure
2 8 (5.63%) GitHub
2 8 (5.63%) GitHub Actions
3 6 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.23%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (3.52%) AWS Direct Connect
4 5 (3.52%) Serverless
5 3 (2.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.11%) Datadog
5 3 (2.11%) GCP
5 3 (2.11%) SaaS
5 3 (2.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.41%) Force.com
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 99 (69.72%) HTTP
2 55 (38.73%) TCP/IP
3 36 (25.35%) Broadband
4 35 (24.65%) FTP
5 33 (23.24%) Ethernet
5 33 (23.24%) Wireless
6 32 (22.54%) MQTT
7 31 (21.83%) Wireshark
8 30 (21.13%) Wi-Fi
9 27 (19.01%) 802.11
9 27 (19.01%) STUN
10 26 (18.31%) DNS
11 20 (14.08%) Firewall
11 20 (14.08%) SMTP
12 17 (11.97%) IPv6
13 16 (11.27%) DHCP
14 15 (10.56%) IPsec
14 15 (10.56%) SNMP
15 13 (9.15%) SSH
15 13 (9.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.27%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.15%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.82%) SQLite
6 2 (1.41%) DB2
6 2 (1.41%) MySQL
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.70%) DataStage
7 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.70%) OLAP
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.70%) Power BI
7 1 (0.70%) QlikView
7 1 (0.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Git (software)
1 10 (7.04%) Jenkins
1 10 (7.04%) JIRA
2 9 (6.34%) GitLab
3 5 (3.52%) Gradle
4 4 (2.82%) Mercurial
4 4 (2.82%) Subversion
4 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.11%) eggPlant
5 3 (2.11%) Locust
6 2 (1.41%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.41%) GCC
6 2 (1.41%) GDB
7 1 (0.70%) Ant
7 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.70%) Maven
7 1 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 40 (28.17%) Telecoms
2 30 (21.13%) Marketing
3 20 (14.08%) Social Skills
4 12 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.45%) Retail
5 7 (4.93%) Finance
6 5 (3.52%) Police
7 4 (2.82%) Electronics
7 4 (2.82%) Games
7 4 (2.82%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (19.72%) Automation Engineer
2 26 (18.31%) Systems Engineer
2 26 (18.31%) Validation Engineer
2 26 (18.31%) Wireless Engineer
3 24 (16.90%) Customer Engineer
4 16 (11.27%) Software Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Python Engineer
6 10 (7.04%) Azure Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) Architect
7 8 (5.63%) Azure Software Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) Data Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) Lead Software Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) Python Software Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Network Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Analyst
9 6 (4.23%) Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (3.52%) Release Manager
10 5 (3.52%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.13%) Middleware
2 27 (19.01%) 802.1X
2 27 (19.01%) XMPP
3 26 (18.31%) WebSphere MQ
4 24 (16.90%) RabbitMQ
5 16 (11.27%) HTML
6 13 (9.15%) .NET
7 11 (7.75%) JSON
7 11 (7.75%) Node.js
8 10 (7.04%) REST
8 10 (7.04%) XML
9 9 (6.34%) Kafka
9 9 (6.34%) React
10 8 (5.63%) GraphQL
11 6 (4.23%) RESTful
11 6 (4.23%) SOAP
11 6 (4.23%) Web Services
12 5 (3.52%) Elastic Stack
13 3 (2.11%) Visualforce
13 3 (2.11%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.31%) EFT
1 26 (18.31%) Legacy Applications
2 6 (4.23%) PKI
2 6 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.52%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.82%) Analogue Electronics
4 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.82%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (2.82%) Robotics
4 4 (2.82%) Social Media
5 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.41%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (1.41%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.41%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.41%) MPEG
6 2 (1.41%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (38.03%) Linux
2 41 (28.87%) Windows
3 26 (18.31%) AIX
4 12 (8.45%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.23%) Unix
6 5 (3.52%) Android
6 5 (3.52%) CentOS
7 4 (2.82%) ThreadX
7 4 (2.82%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.41%) zOS
9 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.94%) Test Automation
3 33 (23.24%) Computer Science
3 33 (23.24%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (19.72%) Software Engineering
4 28 (19.72%) Software Testing
4 28 (19.72%) Validation
5 27 (19.01%) Integration Testing
5 27 (19.01%) Performance Measurement
6 26 (18.31%) Waterfall
7 25 (17.61%) Project Planning
8 17 (11.97%) ITIL
9 16 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (10.56%) DevOps
11 14 (9.86%) Machine Learning
12 12 (8.45%) Microservices
13 10 (7.04%) Cybersecurity
13 10 (7.04%) Full Stack Development
13 10 (7.04%) Information Security
14 8 (5.63%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 59 (41.55%) Python
2 38 (26.76%) C++
3 37 (26.06%) C
4 36 (25.35%) Bash Shell
5 35 (24.65%) PowerShell
6 34 (23.94%) SQL
7 28 (19.72%) Java
8 22 (15.49%) JavaScript
9 11 (7.75%) C#
9 11 (7.75%) TypeScript
10 7 (4.93%) Java 8
11 5 (3.52%) Go
11 5 (3.52%) PHP
11 5 (3.52%) Ruby
12 4 (2.82%) Lua
12 4 (2.82%) VB
12 4 (2.82%) VBScript
13 3 (2.11%) Apex Code
13 3 (2.11%) Perl
13 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (12.68%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.63%) CCNA
4 6 (4.23%) CCNP
5 5 (3.52%) CISSP
5 5 (3.52%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.82%) CISM
6 4 (2.82%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.82%) Master's Degree
6 4 (2.82%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (2.11%) CCIE
7 3 (2.11%) SANS
8 2 (1.41%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.41%) CCDA
8 2 (1.41%) CEH
8 2 (1.41%) CWNA
8 2 (1.41%) GCIA
8 2 (1.41%) MCSE
8 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) Data Quality
1 8 (5.63%) GDPR
2 5 (3.52%) NIST
3 4 (2.82%) MISRA
4 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.41%) HIPAA
5 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.70%) COBIT
6 1 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.70%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.56%) Docker
2 10 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.34%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.52%) iptables
5 3 (2.11%) Firmware
6 2 (1.41%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.41%) OpenIDM
6 2 (1.41%) RACF
6 2 (1.41%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (19.01%) Graylog
1 27 (19.01%) Kibana
2 22 (15.49%) Kubernetes
3 13 (9.15%) Grafana
4 8 (5.63%) Ansible
4 8 (5.63%) ZABBIX
5 5 (3.52%) Icinga
5 5 (3.52%) Prometheus
5 5 (3.52%) Puppet
5 5 (3.52%) Terraform
6 4 (2.82%) Rancher
7 3 (2.11%) FortiGate
7 3 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.41%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.70%) Control-M
9 1 (0.70%) Nagios
9 1 (0.70%) QRadar
9 1 (0.70%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.70%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 27 (19.01%) IBM
2 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.45%) VMware
4 10 (7.04%) Cisco
5 8 (5.63%) Adobe
5 8 (5.63%) Monetate
5 8 (5.63%) New Relic
6 6 (4.23%) Citrix
7 5 (3.52%) Splunk
8 4 (2.82%) Apple
8 4 (2.82%) Automation Anywhere
8 4 (2.82%) Blue Prism
8 4 (2.82%) Klocwork
8 4 (2.82%) UiPath
9 3 (2.11%) Meraki
9 3 (2.11%) Oracle
9 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.41%) CyberArk
10 2 (1.41%) ForgeRock
10 2 (1.41%) ServiceNow