The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for HTTPS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 767 808 840
Rank change year-on-year +41 +32  
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 107 127 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.76% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 95
Median salary £42,750 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.75% -2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £36,250 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 £67,500 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% -3.22%  

HTTPS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14393 16653 18928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.19% 16.92% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35626 41572 45755
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,875 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for HTTPS in the UK

HTTPS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for HTTPS in the UK

HTTPS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTPS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for HTTPS in the UK

HTTPS
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 100 £43,000 -14.00% 12
UK excluding London +28 66 £37,500 -16.66% 9
London +18 40 £73,750 +34.09% 5
South West -2 16 £32,500 -40.90% 2
North of England -11 14 £33,500 -44.16% 1
East of England -2 13 £32,000 -24.70% 2
South East +26 12 £85,000 +88.88% 2
Scotland +22 5 £42,500 +4.93% 2
Midlands +17 5 £38,000 +2.70%
Wales +7 1 £32,500 -27.77%

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing HTTPS 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 HTTPS.

1 203 (79.92%) HTTP
2 113 (44.49%) TCP/IP
3 95 (37.40%) Linux
4 87 (34.25%) FTP
4 87 (34.25%) SSL
5 86 (33.86%) DNS
6 82 (32.28%) Firewall
7 74 (29.13%) Windows
8 65 (25.59%) VPN
9 60 (23.62%) SMTP
9 60 (23.62%) Web Services
10 59 (23.23%) Finance
11 52 (20.47%) XML
12 46 (18.11%) ITIL
13 45 (17.72%) SQL
13 45 (17.72%) Cisco
14 44 (17.32%) Amazon AWS
15 43 (16.93%) Oracle
15 43 (16.93%) Java
16 42 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
17 41 (16.14%) VMware
18 40 (15.75%) MySQL
18 40 (15.75%) DevOps
19 39 (15.35%) Apache
20 38 (14.96%) IPsec
21 37 (14.57%) Internet
22 35 (13.78%) SSH
23 34 (13.39%) Python
23 34 (13.39%) Unix
23 34 (13.39%) HTML

HTTPS
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:

Application Platforms
1 39 (15.35%) Apache
2 30 (11.81%) Tomcat
3 20 (7.87%) nginx
4 18 (7.09%) IIS
5 17 (6.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 17 (6.69%) WebSphere
6 15 (5.91%) Oracle Service Bus
7 13 (5.12%) CMS
8 12 (4.72%) WebLogic
9 11 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (4.33%) MS Exchange
9 11 (4.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (3.94%) JBoss
11 7 (2.76%) Drupal
11 7 (2.76%) OpenStack
12 6 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (2.36%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (2.36%) Jetty
12 6 (2.36%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 22 (8.66%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.57%) InDesign
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (1.97%) Magento
3 4 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 44 (17.32%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.91%) SaaS
4 7 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.76%) Office 365
5 6 (2.36%) GitHub
6 5 (1.97%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.18%) Sage Pay
9 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.39%) PaaS
10 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 203 (79.92%) HTTP
2 113 (44.49%) TCP/IP
3 87 (34.25%) FTP
3 87 (34.25%) SSL
4 86 (33.86%) DNS
5 82 (32.28%) Firewall
6 65 (25.59%) VPN
7 60 (23.62%) SMTP
8 38 (14.96%) IPsec
9 37 (14.57%) Internet
10 35 (13.78%) SSH
11 32 (12.60%) DHCP
12 30 (11.81%) Telnet
13 27 (10.63%) OSPF
13 27 (10.63%) VLAN
14 26 (10.24%) BGP
14 26 (10.24%) WAN
15 22 (8.66%) Intrusion Detection
15 22 (8.66%) tcpdump
15 22 (8.66%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.75%) MySQL
2 24 (9.45%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.69%) Redis
4 16 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.33%) Oracle Database
5 11 (4.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.36%) InterSystems Cache
7 6 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.57%) Big Data
9 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.18%) InfluxDB
10 3 (1.18%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.18%) SQLite
11 2 (0.79%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 29 (11.42%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.66%) Subversion
3 17 (6.69%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.94%) Maven
5 9 (3.54%) webpack
6 8 (3.15%) Ant
7 7 (2.76%) NuGet
8 6 (2.36%) CppUnit
8 6 (2.36%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.36%) GDB
8 6 (2.36%) Hudson
8 6 (2.36%) JIRA
8 6 (2.36%) JUnit
8 6 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (2.36%) Valgrind
8 6 (2.36%) XMLSpy
9 5 (1.97%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.57%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (1.57%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.18%) Gradle
General
1 59 (23.23%) Finance
2 20 (7.87%) Retail
3 17 (6.69%) Legal
4 13 (5.12%) Banking
4 13 (5.12%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.54%) Back Office
5 9 (3.54%) Dutch Language
5 9 (3.54%) French Language
5 9 (3.54%) German Language
5 9 (3.54%) Italian Language
5 9 (3.54%) Military
5 9 (3.54%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.18%) Marketing
8 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Electronics
9 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (18.11%) Analyst
2 31 (12.20%) Administrator
3 28 (11.02%) Support Engineer
4 27 (10.63%) Developer
5 21 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (7.48%) Network Engineer
7 18 (7.09%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (7.09%) Security Analyst
8 16 (6.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (5.91%) Architect
9 15 (5.91%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 15 (5.91%) Technical Administrator
10 13 (5.12%) Infrastructure Support
10 13 (5.12%) Network Architect
11 12 (4.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 10 (3.94%) Systems Administrator
13 9 (3.54%) Incident Analyst
13 9 (3.54%) Security Manager
13 9 (3.54%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.54%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (23.62%) Web Services
2 52 (20.47%) XML
3 34 (13.39%) CSS
3 34 (13.39%) HTML
4 32 (12.60%) SOAP
5 30 (11.81%) XSD
5 30 (11.81%) XSLT
6 24 (9.45%) JMS
6 24 (9.45%) LAMP
7 21 (8.27%) WSDL
8 18 (7.09%) .NET
9 17 (6.69%) REST
10 16 (6.30%) J2EE
11 15 (5.91%) JSON
11 15 (5.91%) Node.js
12 13 (5.12%) Spring
13 12 (4.72%) jQuery
13 12 (4.72%) LEMP Stack
13 12 (4.72%) POSIX
14 10 (3.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.27%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.87%) Data Centre
4 18 (7.09%) User Experience
5 17 (6.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 17 (6.69%) PKI
6 14 (5.51%) Virtual Team
7 12 (4.72%) Management Information System
8 11 (4.33%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (3.94%) Cyber Attack
9 10 (3.94%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 10 (3.94%) DataPower
10 8 (3.15%) Algorithms
10 8 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (2.76%) Clustering
12 4 (1.57%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.57%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.57%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 95 (37.40%) Linux
2 74 (29.13%) Windows
3 34 (13.39%) Unix
4 32 (12.60%) Windows Server
5 21 (8.27%) CentOS
6 18 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (5.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (5.51%) Ubuntu
9 13 (5.12%) Windows 7
10 11 (4.33%) AIX
10 11 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (3.94%) Solaris
12 8 (3.15%) Android
12 8 (3.15%) Windows 10
13 6 (2.36%) Apple iOS
13 6 (2.36%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.97%) Debian
14 5 (1.97%) Kali Linux
14 5 (1.97%) Windows 8
15 4 (1.57%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.11%) ITIL
2 42 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (15.75%) DevOps
4 25 (9.84%) Presales
5 24 (9.45%) Security Operations
6 22 (8.66%) E-Commerce
6 22 (8.66%) SDLC
6 22 (8.66%) SOA
7 21 (8.27%) SIEM
8 20 (7.87%) Analytics
9 19 (7.48%) Security Monitoring
10 18 (7.09%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (7.09%) MVC
11 17 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (6.69%) Network Architecture
11 17 (6.69%) OO
11 17 (6.69%) Service Design
12 16 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (6.30%) Vulnerability Management
13 15 (5.91%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 45 (17.72%) SQL
2 43 (16.93%) Java
3 34 (13.39%) JavaScript
3 34 (13.39%) Python
4 27 (10.63%) XPath
5 26 (10.24%) C#
6 25 (9.84%) PHP
6 25 (9.84%) Ruby
7 24 (9.45%) Bash Shell
8 14 (5.51%) Perl
9 11 (4.33%) ActionScript
9 11 (4.33%) ActionScript 2.0
9 11 (4.33%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.94%) C
10 10 (3.94%) C++
11 9 (3.54%) PowerShell
12 8 (3.15%) Jython
13 7 (2.76%) Scala
14 6 (2.36%) Go
14 6 (2.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (12.20%) Degree
2 25 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (9.06%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.06%) Security Cleared
4 22 (8.66%) CISSP
5 19 (7.48%) SANS
6 18 (7.09%) CCIE
7 16 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (5.51%) CISM
9 12 (4.72%) MCSE
9 12 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (3.94%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (3.15%) ISEB
12 7 (2.76%) CCNA
12 7 (2.76%) MCP
13 5 (1.97%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.97%) MCSA
13 5 (1.97%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (1.97%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.30%) PCI DSS
2 13 (5.12%) QA
3 11 (4.33%) SLA
4 10 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (2.76%) COBIT
6 5 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (1.97%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.33%) KVM
4 10 (3.94%) Docker
4 10 (3.94%) NFS
5 8 (3.15%) Varnish
6 7 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.36%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.36%) LXC
8 5 (1.97%) pfSense
8 5 (1.97%) Samba
9 4 (1.57%) iptables
9 4 (1.57%) Postfix
9 4 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.18%) vCloud
10 3 (1.18%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.39%) GPFS
11 1 (0.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (6.30%) Puppet
1 16 (6.30%) Terraform
2 15 (5.91%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (5.91%) Packer
2 15 (5.91%) Tivoli
3 12 (4.72%) Ansible
4 8 (3.15%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (3.15%) HAProxy
5 7 (2.76%) CFEngine
6 6 (2.36%) Nagios
7 5 (1.97%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.57%) Nessus
8 4 (1.57%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.18%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.18%) collectd
9 3 (1.18%) logstash
9 3 (1.18%) rkt
9 3 (1.18%) yum
10 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 45 (17.72%) Cisco
2 43 (16.93%) Oracle
3 41 (16.14%) VMware
4 30 (11.81%) IBM
5 28 (11.02%) Microsoft
6 23 (9.06%) CheckPoint
6 23 (9.06%) Juniper
7 22 (8.66%) F5
8 19 (7.48%) Google
9 18 (7.09%) Red Hat
10 9 (3.54%) Aruba
10 9 (3.54%) Xerox
11 8 (3.15%) CA
11 8 (3.15%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.76%) Adobe
13 6 (2.36%) Altova
13 6 (2.36%) Citrix
13 6 (2.36%) Dell
13 6 (2.36%) ILOG
13 6 (2.36%) Splunk
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