Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1202 1221 1318
Rank change year-on-year +19 +97 -8
Permanent jobs citing CHAP 9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.032% 0.003% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
UK median annual salary £60,000 - £62,500
10th Percentile £56,500 - £59,000
90th Percentile £68,500 - £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

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 28197 32099 36357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.96% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22815 26256 30085
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CHAP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CHAP in the UK

CHAP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CHAP in the UK

CHAP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CHAP over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 November 2017. 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 - 9 £60,000 -
England - 9 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing CHAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CHAP.

1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) SWIFT
3 5 (55.56%) Reuters
3 5 (55.56%) Bloomberg
4 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 4 (44.44%) SEPA
4 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
4 4 (44.44%) Business Transformation
4 4 (44.44%) Cash Management
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Time Management
5 3 (33.33%) SLA

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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Applications Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Applications Support
1 5 (55.56%) Applications Support Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Support Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Payments Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Payments Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) SWIFT
3 3 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Transformation
2 4 (44.44%) Cash Management
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Wireframes
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SEPA
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Bloomberg
1 5 (55.56%) Reuters
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft