Period
to 24 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CHAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CHAP over the 6 months to 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 817 1022 -
Rank change year-on-year +205 - +1190
Permanent jobs citing CHAP 2 2 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.002% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.020% 0.011% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median annual salary £77,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +158.33% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - £30,000 -

CHAP 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,761 18,447 22,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.22% 15.03% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7,681 14,784 17,823
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,503
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

CHAP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CHAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CHAP in the UK

CHAP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CHAP.

Salary trend for CHAP in the UK

CHAP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CHAP within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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
England +212 2 £77,500 +158.33%
London - 2 £77,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, IT jobs citing CHAP 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 with a requirement for CHAP.

1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) CGEIT
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
1 2 (100.00%) Blockchain
1 2 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 2 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) FFIEC
1 2 (100.00%) NIST

CHAP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Blockchain
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Audit Manager
1 2 (100.00%) IT Audit Manager
1 2 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (100.00%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Internal Audit
1 2 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CGEIT
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) FFIEC
1 2 (100.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) NIST
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix