Period
to 23 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 424 281 484
Rank change year-on-year -143 +203 +38
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 23 11 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 0.69% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 30
10th Percentile £32,675 £35,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £28,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +53.85% -38.10%
75th Percentile £74,375 £72,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,000 £73,500 £66,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +19.05% -

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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,475 1,603 4,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.12% 19.54% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,697 1,325 3,307
10th Percentile £25,750 £30,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £33,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -3.16%

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in the South East

HTTPS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HTTPS in the South East.

Salary trend for HTTPS in the South East

HTTPS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing HTTPS in the South East over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Salary histogram for HTTPS in the South East

HTTPS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Thames Valley -92 11 £60,250 +20.50% 14
Berkshire -66 8 £80,000 +60.00% 10
Surrey -68 6 £48,750 -30.36% 1
Buckinghamshire -51 2 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Hampshire -114 2 £61,750 +90.00% 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,500 - 3
HTTPS
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 South East region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
1 11 (47.83%) AWS
2 10 (43.48%) HTTP
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) IPsec
3 9 (39.13%) Azure
4 8 (34.78%) VPN
5 7 (30.43%) DNS
5 7 (30.43%) Python
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
5 7 (30.43%) Degree
5 7 (30.43%) Social Skills
6 6 (26.09%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) C
6 6 (26.09%) C++
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 6 (26.09%) IPv6
6 6 (26.09%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (26.09%) BGP
6 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) CCNA
7 5 (21.74%) FTP
7 5 (21.74%) SNMP

HTTPS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) lighttpd
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) AWS
2 9 (39.13%) Azure
3 4 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (17.39%) AWS Direct Connect
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (8.70%) GCP
6 1 (4.35%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) HTTP
3 9 (39.13%) IPsec
4 8 (34.78%) VPN
5 7 (30.43%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) BGP
6 6 (26.09%) IPv6
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (21.74%) FTP
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
7 5 (21.74%) Network Security
7 5 (21.74%) SMTP
7 5 (21.74%) SNMP
8 4 (17.39%) Broadband
8 4 (17.39%) DHCP
8 4 (17.39%) LAN
8 4 (17.39%) OpenVPN
8 4 (17.39%) POP3
8 4 (17.39%) WAN
9 3 (13.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (4.35%) DataStage
3 1 (4.35%) OLAP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (4.35%) Power BI
3 1 (4.35%) QlikView
3 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
General
1 7 (30.43%) Social Skills
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 2 (8.70%) Legal
5 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Architect
1 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Principal Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Robotic Process Automation Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) React Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior React Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) gRPC
3 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) WebSockets
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) React
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) WebRTC
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (17.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (17.39%) PKI
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (4.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (4.35%) Cyberattack
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) CentOS
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
1 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) DDoS Mitigation
3 4 (17.39%) Deployment Automation
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) High Availability
3 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security
3 4 (17.39%) Inventory Management
3 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning
3 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (17.39%) OWASP
3 4 (17.39%) Security Patching
3 4 (17.39%) Workflow
4 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) C
3 6 (26.09%) C++
4 5 (21.74%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) Ruby
5 4 (17.39%) VB
5 4 (17.39%) VBScript
6 3 (13.04%) Go
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) CCNP
5 2 (8.70%) CCIE
6 1 (4.35%) CISM
6 1 (4.35%) CISSP
6 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (4.35%) ISEB
6 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (4.35%) SANS
6 1 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) GDPR
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) FedRAMP
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) iptables
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Docker
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Grafana
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Icinga
2 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) ZABBIX
3 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.35%) Control-M
4 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.35%) HP ALM
4 1 (4.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
1 6 (26.09%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) Automation Anywhere
2 4 (17.39%) Blue Prism
2 4 (17.39%) UiPath
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Google
4 2 (8.70%) Meraki
4 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) Aruba
5 1 (4.35%) Cognos
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Micro Focus
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.35%) Remedy
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk
5 1 (4.35%) Talend