Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 637 766 762
Rank change year-on-year +129 -4 -42
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 87 60 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.088% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.65% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 62 48 74
London median annual salary £68,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,425 £36,825
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -14.29%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7,097 9,216 10,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.96% 13.56% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,781 7,573 8,960
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in London

HTTPS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for HTTPS in London

HTTPS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTPS in London over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for HTTPS in London

HTTPS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the London region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Central London +42 30 £75,000 +30.43% 2
West London - 6 £45,000 - 3
East London - 2 £70,250 - 1
HTTPS
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 London region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 55 (63.22%) Firewall
2 45 (51.72%) TCP/IP
3 39 (44.83%) Linux
4 38 (43.68%) HTTP
5 37 (42.53%) MySQL
6 35 (40.23%) Cybersecurity
7 32 (36.78%) IPsec
8 31 (35.63%) Finance
9 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
9 28 (32.18%) Windows
10 26 (29.89%) Unix
10 26 (29.89%) Azure
11 25 (28.74%) Ethical Hacking
12 24 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
13 23 (26.44%) SSL
13 23 (26.44%) Penetration Testing
14 22 (25.29%) Security Operations
15 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (24.14%) Intrusion Detection
15 21 (24.14%) Information Security
16 20 (22.99%) Cisco
16 20 (22.99%) REST
17 19 (21.84%) SIEM
17 19 (21.84%) AWS
17 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (21.84%) CyberArk
17 19 (21.84%) Secure Coding
17 19 (21.84%) Identity Access Management
17 19 (21.84%) Threat Modelling
18 18 (20.69%) Problem-Solving

HTTPS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 11 (12.64%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.60%) Apache
5 3 (3.45%) Anypoint
5 3 (3.45%) Mule
5 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.30%) nginx
6 2 (2.30%) WordPress
7 1 (1.15%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.15%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (29.89%) Azure
2 19 (21.84%) AWS
3 8 (9.20%) Office 365
4 7 (8.05%) GCP
4 7 (8.05%) IaaS
5 6 (6.90%) OpenShift
6 5 (5.75%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (5.75%) OneDrive
6 5 (5.75%) PaaS
6 5 (5.75%) Power Platform
6 5 (5.75%) PowerApps
6 5 (5.75%) ShareGate
7 3 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.30%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.30%) SaaS
8 2 (2.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 55 (63.22%) Firewall
2 45 (51.72%) TCP/IP
3 38 (43.68%) HTTP
4 32 (36.78%) IPsec
5 23 (26.44%) SSL
6 21 (24.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (20.69%) SSH
8 17 (19.54%) Ethernet
9 16 (18.39%) DHCP
10 14 (16.09%) SNMP
11 13 (14.94%) DNS
11 13 (14.94%) FTP
11 13 (14.94%) LAN
11 13 (14.94%) WAN
12 12 (13.79%) Internet
13 11 (12.64%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (12.64%) VPN
14 10 (11.49%) MPLS
14 10 (11.49%) OSPF
14 10 (11.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.53%) MySQL
2 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
3 11 (12.64%) Big Data
4 5 (5.75%) Apache Hive
4 5 (5.75%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.75%) Hazelcast
4 5 (5.75%) HBase
4 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.75%) Power BI
4 5 (5.75%) Sqoop
5 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.30%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.15%) KDB
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.20%) JIRA
3 7 (8.05%) Bitbucket
4 6 (6.90%) git-flow
4 6 (6.90%) JUnit
5 5 (5.75%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.75%) EasyMock
5 5 (5.75%) Fiddler
5 5 (5.75%) Maven
5 5 (5.75%) Mockito
6 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.15%) GDB
7 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 31 (35.63%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Banking
3 10 (11.49%) Marketing
4 9 (10.34%) Games
5 6 (6.90%) Law
6 3 (3.45%) Legal
6 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.30%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.15%) Electronics
8 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (26.44%) Security Engineer
2 17 (19.54%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 15 (17.24%) Developer
4 11 (12.64%) Network Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Consultant
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.75%) PHP Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (5.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.99%) REST
2 13 (14.94%) SOAP
3 12 (13.79%) OAuth
3 12 (13.79%) Web Services
4 11 (12.64%) Spring
5 9 (10.34%) HTML
5 9 (10.34%) JSON
6 7 (8.05%) .NET
6 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET
6 7 (8.05%) JMS
6 7 (8.05%) LDAP
6 7 (8.05%) Node.js
6 7 (8.05%) OAuth2
6 7 (8.05%) React
6 7 (8.05%) SAML
7 6 (6.90%) GraphQL
7 6 (6.90%) HTML5
7 6 (6.90%) Kafka
7 6 (6.90%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (18.39%) Data Centre
3 11 (12.64%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (8.05%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.45%) Cyberattack
5 3 (3.45%) Cybercrime
6 2 (2.30%) Clustering
6 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.30%) Replication
6 2 (2.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) DataPower
7 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.83%) Linux
2 28 (32.18%) Windows
3 26 (29.89%) Unix
4 6 (6.90%) Android
4 6 (6.90%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.30%) CentOS
6 2 (2.30%) VyOS
7 1 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (28.74%) Ethical Hacking
3 23 (26.44%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (25.29%) Security Operations
5 21 (24.14%) Information Security
6 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (21.84%) Identity Access Management
6 19 (21.84%) Secure Coding
6 19 (21.84%) SIEM
6 19 (21.84%) Threat Modelling
7 18 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (19.54%) Black-Box Testing
8 17 (19.54%) Dynamic Code Analysis
8 17 (19.54%) Security Architecture
8 17 (19.54%) Static Code Analysis
8 17 (19.54%) Technology Roadmap
8 17 (19.54%) White-Box Testing
9 15 (17.24%) Migration
10 13 (14.94%) DevOps
10 13 (14.94%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.54%) SQL
2 14 (16.09%) Python
3 13 (14.94%) Java
4 10 (11.49%) Bash Shell
5 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.05%) C
6 7 (8.05%) PHP
6 7 (8.05%) Ruby
7 5 (5.75%) Java 8
8 4 (4.60%) C#
8 4 (4.60%) C++
9 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.15%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.15%) Korn
11 1 (1.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (20.69%) CCNP
3 17 (19.54%) Degree
4 14 (16.09%) CCNA
5 13 (14.94%) CCIE
6 11 (12.64%) GIAC
6 11 (12.64%) SANS
7 10 (11.49%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (9.20%) CISSP
9 7 (8.05%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 6 (6.90%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (6.90%) Linux+ Certification
10 6 (6.90%) MCSE
10 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (6.90%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (6.90%) SSCP
11 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.45%) QA
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) GDPR
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.34%) Docker
3 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.75%) HDFS
4 5 (5.75%) ProxySG
5 2 (2.30%) Postfix
6 1 (1.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) Ansible
2 7 (8.05%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.90%) Puppet
4 5 (5.75%) Ambari
4 5 (5.75%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (5.75%) Oozie
4 5 (5.75%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (5.75%) Terraform
5 4 (4.60%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (4.60%) TrustSec
6 3 (3.45%) CloudHub
6 3 (3.45%) FortiGate
6 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.15%) collectd
7 1 (1.15%) Mesos
7 1 (1.15%) StatsD
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Cisco
2 19 (21.84%) CyberArk
3 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.64%) Palo Alto
5 7 (8.05%) Dell
5 7 (8.05%) EMC
5 7 (8.05%) Google
5 7 (8.05%) NetApp
5 7 (8.05%) VMware
6 5 (5.75%) Blue Coat
6 5 (5.75%) Cloudera
6 5 (5.75%) F5
6 5 (5.75%) FireEye
6 5 (5.75%) Hortonworks
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle
6 5 (5.75%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (5.75%) Zscaler
7 4 (4.60%) Pega
7 4 (4.60%) Riverbed
7 4 (4.60%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud