Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK > England
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 878 927 971
Rank change year-on-year +49 +44 -36
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 80 166 199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.075% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.78% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 77 136 151
Median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +25.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £63,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -7.69%

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 16,102 21,363 24,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.16% 15.47% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12,764 16,498 20,045
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,888
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.31% +4.20%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
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 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 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 +69 53 £63,750 -8.93% 39
South East +38 13 £52,500 +50.00% 31
Yorkshire +61 7 £35,000 -24.73% 3
North of England +60 7 £35,000 -30.00% 14
Midlands +42 6 £80,000 +100.00% 27
East Midlands +42 4 £33,750 -38.64% 10
South West +65 3 £80,000 +68.42% 10
West Midlands +46 2 £80,000 +107.79% 17
East of England - 2 £60,000 - 17
HTTPS
UK

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 46 (57.50%) Linux
2 45 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 44 (55.00%) HTTP
4 34 (42.50%) Windows
5 32 (40.00%) Firewall
6 26 (32.50%) Azure
7 23 (28.75%) DNS
8 22 (27.50%) IPsec
9 21 (26.25%) Unix
10 20 (25.00%) Degree
10 20 (25.00%) AWS
10 20 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (22.50%) SIEM
11 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
11 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
12 17 (21.25%) SSL
12 17 (21.25%) Python
12 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
13 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 16 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
14 15 (18.75%) VPN
14 15 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (17.50%) Finance
15 14 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
15 14 (17.50%) Ethical Hacking
15 14 (17.50%) Apple iOS
15 14 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (16.25%) REST
16 13 (16.25%) DevOps

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 (11.25%) IIS
2 8 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 6 (7.50%) Apache
3 6 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.50%) OpenStack
4 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.75%) Confluence
7 2 (2.50%) DNN
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.25%) nginx
8 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.50%) Azure
2 20 (25.00%) AWS
3 10 (12.50%) OpenShift
4 9 (11.25%) Office 365
5 8 (10.00%) GCP
5 8 (10.00%) PaaS
6 7 (8.75%) IaaS
7 6 (7.50%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (6.25%) GitHub
8 5 (6.25%) SaaS
9 4 (5.00%) OneDrive
9 4 (5.00%) Power Platform
9 4 (5.00%) PowerApps
9 4 (5.00%) ShareGate
10 3 (3.75%) Akamai
11 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (2.50%) TestFlight
12 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (1.25%) Google Play
12 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 44 (55.00%) HTTP
3 32 (40.00%) Firewall
4 23 (28.75%) DNS
5 22 (27.50%) IPsec
6 17 (21.25%) SSL
7 16 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (18.75%) VPN
9 8 (10.00%) DHCP
9 8 (10.00%) Internet
10 7 (8.75%) WAN
11 6 (7.50%) VLAN
12 5 (6.25%) FTP
12 5 (6.25%) LAN
12 5 (6.25%) VoIP
13 4 (5.00%) Network Security
14 3 (3.75%) Reverse Proxy
14 3 (3.75%) SMTP
15 2 (2.50%) Kerberos
15 2 (2.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) Big Data
3 7 (8.75%) MySQL
4 4 (5.00%) Power BI
5 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.50%) HBase
5 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2017
5 2 (2.50%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.25%) KDB
6 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.75%) JIRA
3 7 (8.75%) Burp Suite
3 7 (8.75%) Metasploit
4 6 (7.50%) Bitbucket
4 6 (7.50%) git-flow
4 6 (7.50%) Xcode
5 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.00%) Mockito
6 3 (3.75%) CocoaPods
6 3 (3.75%) Gradle
6 3 (3.75%) JUnit
7 2 (2.50%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.50%) CircleCI
7 2 (2.50%) fastlane
7 2 (2.50%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (2.50%) Selenium
7 2 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.25%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (17.50%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (3.75%) Electronics
4 3 (3.75%) Games
4 3 (3.75%) Law
4 3 (3.75%) Legal
4 3 (3.75%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Publishing
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Developer
3 9 (11.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Automation Test Lead
4 6 (7.50%) Consultant
4 6 (7.50%) Test Automation Consultant
4 6 (7.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Test Consultant
4 6 (7.50%) Test Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Test Leader
5 5 (6.25%) Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Android Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) iOS Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Security Specialist
6 4 (5.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 4 (5.00%) Junior
6 4 (5.00%) SIEM Specialist
6 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) REST
2 12 (15.00%) Web Services
3 9 (11.25%) JSON
4 8 (10.00%) .NET
4 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (8.75%) HTML
6 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.50%) GraphQL
6 6 (7.50%) Kafka
6 6 (7.50%) Node.js
6 6 (7.50%) React
6 6 (7.50%) Spring
6 6 (7.50%) Spring MVC
6 6 (7.50%) Vue.js
7 5 (6.25%) SAML
8 4 (5.00%) LDAP
8 4 (5.00%) Retrofit
8 4 (5.00%) RxJava
9 3 (3.75%) iOS SDK
9 3 (3.75%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.00%) Replication
5 4 (5.00%) User Experience
6 3 (3.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.75%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.50%) iPad
7 2 (2.50%) Media Streaming
7 2 (2.50%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.50%) Social Media
7 2 (2.50%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (1.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (57.50%) Linux
2 34 (42.50%) Windows
3 21 (26.25%) Unix
4 14 (17.50%) Apple iOS
5 11 (13.75%) Android
6 9 (11.25%) Windows Server
7 7 (8.75%) Kali Linux
8 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.75%) CentOS
10 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.25%) VyOS
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.50%) SIEM
3 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 14 (17.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 14 (17.50%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (16.25%) DevOps
6 12 (15.00%) Information Security
7 11 (13.75%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (13.75%) Load Balancing
8 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 10 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 10 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
9 9 (11.25%) Analytics
9 9 (11.25%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 9 (11.25%) ITIL
9 9 (11.25%) Malware Analysis
9 9 (11.25%) Security Operations
9 9 (11.25%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) Python
2 12 (15.00%) SQL
3 9 (11.25%) C
4 7 (8.75%) Apple Swift
4 7 (8.75%) C++
5 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.00%) Kotlin
6 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.75%) C#
6 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.75%) Ruby
7 2 (2.50%) Java
7 2 (2.50%) Java 8
7 2 (2.50%) JMESPath
7 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.50%) R
7 2 (2.50%) Scala
7 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.50%) XPath
8 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) Degree
2 15 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (12.50%) GIAC
4 9 (11.25%) CCNA
4 9 (11.25%) CISSP
5 8 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (8.75%) MCSE
6 7 (8.75%) SANS
7 6 (7.50%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (7.50%) Linux+ Certification
7 6 (7.50%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (7.50%) SSCP
8 4 (5.00%) CCNP
9 3 (3.75%) CEH
10 2 (2.50%) GCIA
10 2 (2.50%) GCIH
10 2 (2.50%) GSEC
10 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (2.50%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (2.50%) QA
3 2 (2.50%) RMADS
4 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.25%) GDPR
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.25%) JTAG
4 1 (1.25%) NIST
4 1 (1.25%) NIST 800
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.75%) Docker
3 6 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.50%) Firmware
5 2 (2.50%) HDFS
5 2 (2.50%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.25%) Postfix
6 1 (1.25%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 7 (8.75%) Nessus
3 6 (7.50%) Terraform
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.75%) Puppet
4 3 (3.75%) vCenter Server
4 3 (3.75%) WSUS
5 2 (2.50%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.50%) Ambari
5 2 (2.50%) Ansible
5 2 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (2.50%) Oozie
5 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.50%) Perfmon
5 2 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.25%) SCCM
6 1 (1.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) McAfee
3 8 (10.00%) Cisco
3 8 (10.00%) VMware
4 7 (8.75%) Carbon Black
4 7 (8.75%) Google
5 5 (6.25%) CyberArk
6 4 (5.00%) Darktrace
7 3 (3.75%) CA
7 3 (3.75%) Mitel
7 3 (3.75%) Qualys
7 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.75%) Veeam
8 2 (2.50%) Apple
8 2 (2.50%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.50%) F5
8 2 (2.50%) Hortonworks
8 2 (2.50%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.50%) Sophos
8 2 (2.50%) Zscaler