Period
to 4 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 647 724 775
Rank change year-on-year +77 +51 -16
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 27 134 154
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.056% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.94% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 104 104
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,625 £30,400
90th Percentile £72,250 £66,750 £53,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,750 £46,000
% change year-on-year -0.47% +14.67% -3.16%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7,810 14,328 15,329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.18% 17.57% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,990 10,447 11,928
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +1.09% +2.22%

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in the UK excluding London

HTTPS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing HTTPS in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for HTTPS in the UK excluding London

HTTPS
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing HTTPS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for HTTPS in the UK excluding London

HTTPS
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 4 June 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
North of England +131 10 £35,000 -30.00% 13
Yorkshire +99 10 £35,000 -25.53%
South East +64 10 £51,250 +46.43% 7
Midlands +90 3 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Scotland +66 3 - - 7
East Midlands +59 3 £35,000 -36.36% 5
East of England +76 1 £67,500 +58.82% 6
HTTPS
UK

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for HTTPS.

1 16 (59.26%) HTTP
2 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
3 13 (48.15%) DNS
3 13 (48.15%) Azure
4 11 (40.74%) AWS
5 10 (37.04%) DevOps
6 8 (29.63%) VPN
6 8 (29.63%) VoIP
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (22.22%) VLAN
8 5 (18.52%) Firewall
8 5 (18.52%) IPsec
8 5 (18.52%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) WAN
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco
8 5 (18.52%) Office 365
9 4 (14.81%) Docker
9 4 (14.81%) Terraform
9 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
9 4 (14.81%) Threat Intelligence
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
9 4 (14.81%) Juniper
9 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
9 4 (14.81%) C#
9 4 (14.81%) HTML
9 4 (14.81%) VMware
9 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development

HTTPS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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 2 (7.41%) Confluence
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Azure
2 11 (40.74%) AWS
3 5 (18.52%) Office 365
4 4 (14.81%) PaaS
4 4 (14.81%) SaaS
5 2 (7.41%) GitHub
5 2 (7.41%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.70%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) HTTP
2 14 (51.85%) TCP/IP
3 13 (48.15%) DNS
4 8 (29.63%) VoIP
4 8 (29.63%) VPN
5 6 (22.22%) VLAN
6 5 (18.52%) Firewall
6 5 (18.52%) IPsec
6 5 (18.52%) WAN
7 3 (11.11%) DHCP
7 3 (11.11%) MQTT
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless Security
8 2 (7.41%) FTP
8 2 (7.41%) Internet
8 2 (7.41%) Network Security
8 2 (7.41%) SSL
9 1 (3.70%) 802.11
9 1 (3.70%) DWDM
9 1 (3.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Mockito
3 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Developer
1 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Junior
3 3 (11.11%) Junior DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.11%) SOC Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) JSON
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) React
2 3 (11.11%) Vue.js
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
3 2 (7.41%) Dagger
3 2 (7.41%) Material Design
3 2 (7.41%) Retrofit
3 2 (7.41%) RxJava
3 2 (7.41%) WebRTC
4 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.70%) ServiceStack
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.70%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (3.70%) Cyberattack
3 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.41%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.81%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Data Privacy
3 3 (11.11%) High Availability
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 3 (11.11%) SIEM
3 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) Microservices
4 2 (7.41%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C++
3 2 (7.41%) Kotlin
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CAPM
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) CISM
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Terraform
2 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.70%) vRealize
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
2 4 (14.81%) Juniper
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) McAfee
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) Sophos
5 1 (3.70%) Aruba
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.70%) CA
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.70%) Meraki
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
5 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk
5 1 (3.70%) Tufin