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

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 675 700 828
Rank change year-on-year +25 +128  
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 183 259 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 1.44% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 141 204 109
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  

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 13603 17985 19852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.96% 17.30% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11087 14881 15830
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

HTTPS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing HTTPS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for HTTPS in the UK

HTTPS
Top 30 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 March 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 +37 176 £46,000 -3.15% 80
London +11 55 £65,000 +30.00% 37
South East +52 39 £55,000 +22.22% 13
South West +32 24 £36,000 -6.49% 2
East of England +29 24 £37,500 -28.57% 6
Buckinghamshire +28 16 £55,000 -
Milton Keynes - 15 £55,000 -
West Midlands +44 13 £30,000 -21.05% 4
Bristol +14 12 £36,000 -8.86%
Hampshire +17 11 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Norfolk - 11 £37,500 -
North West -13 10 £38,750 +14.81% 6
Norwich - 10 £37,500 -
Wiltshire +27 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Merseyside - 9 £38,750 -
City of London +21 8 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Swindon +19 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Basingstoke +9 8 £57,500 +40.24%
Liverpool - 8 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +23 7 £46,000 +8.23% 8
West Yorkshire +20 7 £46,000 +6.35% 5
Bradford - 7 £46,000 - 2
East Midlands -2 6 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Warwickshire - 6 £29,500 -
Berkshire +35 5 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Suffolk - 5 £30,000 -
Glasgow - 5 £41,500 -
Scotland - 5 £41,500 -
Ipswich - 5 £30,000 -
Derbyshire +12 4 - -

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 191 (60.63%) HTTP
2 109 (34.60%) TCP/IP
3 106 (33.65%) Linux
4 91 (28.89%) Windows
5 83 (26.35%) SSL
6 80 (25.40%) SQL
7 78 (24.76%) JavaScript
8 74 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (22.86%) DNS
9 72 (22.86%) Firewall
9 72 (22.86%) Finance
10 70 (22.22%) HTML
11 63 (20.00%) XML
12 62 (19.68%) CSS
13 58 (18.41%) Web Services
13 58 (18.41%) FTP
14 56 (17.78%) C#
15 49 (15.56%) MySQL
15 49 (15.56%) Python
16 48 (15.24%) VPN
17 46 (14.60%) ITIL
17 46 (14.60%) Java
17 46 (14.60%) DevOps
18 43 (13.65%) Active Directory
19 42 (13.33%) Oracle
19 42 (13.33%) SOAP
20 41 (13.02%) VMware
20 41 (13.02%) Google
21 40 (12.70%) OO
22 39 (12.38%) .NET

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 38 (12.06%) Apache
2 32 (10.16%) Tomcat
3 28 (8.89%) WebSphere
4 24 (7.62%) nginx
5 21 (6.67%) IIS
5 21 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 17 (5.40%) JBoss
7 15 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (4.13%) Jetty
8 13 (4.13%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (3.81%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (2.86%) MS Exchange
12 8 (2.54%) IBM HTTP Server
13 6 (1.90%) OpenStack
14 5 (1.59%) CMS
14 5 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (1.59%) SharePoint
15 4 (1.27%) Confluence
15 4 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.17%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.27%) Magento
4 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.13%) SaaS
4 7 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.59%) Office 365
6 4 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.95%) GitHub
8 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.63%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.32%) Force.com
9 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 191 (60.63%) HTTP
2 109 (34.60%) TCP/IP
3 83 (26.35%) SSL
4 72 (22.86%) DNS
4 72 (22.86%) Firewall
5 58 (18.41%) FTP
6 48 (15.24%) VPN
7 39 (12.38%) SSH
8 35 (11.11%) SMTP
9 31 (9.84%) Internet
10 23 (7.30%) LDAP
11 20 (6.35%) DHCP
11 20 (6.35%) WAN
11 20 (6.35%) Wireshark
12 19 (6.03%) Network Security
12 19 (6.03%) SNMP
12 19 (6.03%) tcpdump
12 19 (6.03%) Telnet
13 18 (5.71%) MPLS
14 17 (5.40%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (15.56%) MySQL
2 32 (10.16%) SQL Server
3 20 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 19 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.08%) Oracle Database
5 16 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (4.76%) Redis
7 13 (4.13%) InterSystems Cache
8 12 (3.81%) Big Data
9 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.27%) DB2
10 4 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.95%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.63%) GIS
12 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (10.79%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.25%) Jenkins
3 25 (7.94%) webpack
4 24 (7.62%) Subversion
5 17 (5.40%) Hudson
6 16 (5.08%) Eclipse
6 16 (5.08%) NuGet
7 15 (4.76%) JUnit
8 14 (4.44%) Ant
8 14 (4.44%) Maven
9 13 (4.13%) CppUnit
9 13 (4.13%) GDB
9 13 (4.13%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (4.13%) Valgrind
9 13 (4.13%) XMLSpy
10 11 (3.49%) JIRA
11 6 (1.90%) Selenium
12 4 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.27%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.95%) PhantomJS
General
1 72 (22.86%) Finance
2 35 (11.11%) Banking
3 24 (7.62%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.76%) Law
5 10 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 10 (3.17%) Games
5 10 (3.17%) Marketing
6 9 (2.86%) Dutch Language
6 9 (2.86%) French Language
6 9 (2.86%) German Language
6 9 (2.86%) Italian Language
6 9 (2.86%) Spanish Language
7 7 (2.22%) Legal
7 7 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.22%) Retail
8 6 (1.90%) Back Office
9 5 (1.59%) Electronics
10 4 (1.27%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (21.59%) Developer
2 64 (20.32%) Analyst
3 26 (8.25%) Support Engineer
4 25 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 23 (7.30%) Security Analyst
6 21 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 20 (6.35%) Administrator
8 17 (5.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (4.76%) Agile Developer
10 15 (4.76%) Senior Agile Developer
11 14 (4.44%) Network Engineer
12 13 (4.13%) Software Engineer
13 12 (3.81%) Incident Analyst
13 12 (3.81%) Technical Administrator
14 11 (3.49%) Infrastructure Support
14 11 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.49%) SOC Analyst
15 10 (3.17%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (22.22%) HTML
2 63 (20.00%) XML
3 62 (19.68%) CSS
4 58 (18.41%) Web Services
5 42 (13.33%) SOAP
6 39 (12.38%) .NET
7 37 (11.75%) XSLT
8 36 (11.43%) XSD
9 35 (11.11%) J2EE
10 30 (9.52%) Node.js
11 27 (8.57%) JMS
12 26 (8.25%) REST
12 26 (8.25%) Spring
13 25 (7.94%) WSDL
14 23 (7.30%) Hibernate
15 18 (5.71%) jQuery
15 18 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
15 18 (5.71%) RESTful
16 16 (5.08%) LAMP
17 15 (4.76%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.67%) User Experience
3 18 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.71%) Cyber Attack
3 18 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (5.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 16 (5.08%) PKI
5 12 (3.81%) DataPower
6 10 (3.17%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.54%) Cyber Defence
9 7 (2.22%) Clustering
9 7 (2.22%) iPhone
10 6 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.90%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.90%) Replication
11 4 (1.27%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 106 (33.65%) Linux
2 91 (28.89%) Windows
3 36 (11.43%) Windows Server
4 29 (9.21%) Unix
5 20 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (4.76%) CentOS
6 15 (4.76%) Solaris
7 13 (4.13%) AIX
7 13 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (3.49%) Windows 7
9 10 (3.17%) Android
9 10 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (3.17%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.90%) Windows 10
10 6 (1.90%) Windows Phone
11 5 (1.59%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.59%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.59%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.95%) Fedora
13 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (14.60%) DevOps
2 46 (14.60%) ITIL
3 40 (12.70%) OO
4 35 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 33 (10.48%) Analytics
5 33 (10.48%) Software Engineering
6 30 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (9.21%) Security Monitoring
7 29 (9.21%) SIEM
8 28 (8.89%) Security Operations
9 25 (7.94%) E-Commerce
9 25 (7.94%) MVC
9 25 (7.94%) Web Development
10 23 (7.30%) SDLC
11 22 (6.98%) User Stories
12 20 (6.35%) Information Security
12 20 (6.35%) SOA
12 20 (6.35%) UML
12 20 (6.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 80 (25.40%) SQL
2 78 (24.76%) JavaScript
3 56 (17.78%) C#
4 49 (15.56%) Python
5 46 (14.60%) Java
6 28 (8.89%) C
6 28 (8.89%) C++
7 25 (7.94%) PHP
8 24 (7.62%) Ruby
8 24 (7.62%) XPath
9 18 (5.71%) Scala
9 18 (5.71%) Shell Script
10 14 (4.44%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.44%) Go
11 13 (4.13%) Groovy
11 13 (4.13%) PowerShell
12 11 (3.49%) Perl
13 10 (3.17%) Jython
14 8 (2.54%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.90%) ES6
Qualifications
1 29 (9.21%) CISSP
2 25 (7.94%) Degree
3 23 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (7.30%) CISM
3 23 (7.30%) SANS
4 20 (6.35%) Security Cleared
5 16 (5.08%) CCNA
6 13 (4.13%) MCSE
6 13 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (3.81%) ISEB
7 12 (3.81%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.54%) CCNP
8 8 (2.54%) DV Cleared
9 7 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.22%) MCP
10 5 (1.59%) A+ Certification
10 5 (1.59%) GCIA
10 5 (1.59%) GCIH
10 5 (1.59%) MCSA
10 5 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.62%) QA
2 20 (6.35%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.22%) SLA
4 5 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.63%) MiFID
6 1 (0.32%) EMIR
6 1 (0.32%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (13.65%) Active Directory
2 29 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.40%) Docker
4 15 (4.76%) KVM
5 10 (3.17%) NFS
6 9 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.54%) Varnish
8 7 (2.22%) Hyper-V
9 6 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.27%) iptables
10 4 (1.27%) vSphere
11 3 (0.95%) LXC
11 3 (0.95%) Postfix
11 3 (0.95%) Samba
11 3 (0.95%) Snort
11 3 (0.95%) vCloud
11 3 (0.95%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.32%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.32%) Squid
12 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (5.08%) Puppet
2 13 (4.13%) Terraform
3 11 (3.49%) Packer
3 11 (3.49%) Tivoli
4 10 (3.17%) Ansible
4 10 (3.17%) CA Single Sign-On
4 10 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.54%) Nagios
6 7 (2.22%) HAProxy
7 4 (1.27%) CFEngine
7 4 (1.27%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.95%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.63%) logstash
9 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.63%) WSUS
9 2 (0.63%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 42 (13.33%) Oracle
2 41 (13.02%) Google
2 41 (13.02%) VMware
3 37 (11.75%) Cisco
4 28 (8.89%) IBM
5 26 (8.25%) Microsoft
6 17 (5.40%) Splunk
7 15 (4.76%) LexisNexis
8 13 (4.13%) Altova
8 13 (4.13%) ILOG
9 12 (3.81%) Juniper
10 11 (3.49%) Red Hat
11 10 (3.17%) CA
12 8 (2.54%) SAP
13 6 (1.90%) Atlassian
13 6 (1.90%) Citrix
14 5 (1.59%) Cognizant
14 5 (1.59%) Intel Security
14 5 (1.59%) NETGEAR
14 5 (1.59%) Rackspace
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus +benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hiring People
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Portishead
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Salary: £21,999 - £24,030
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £46000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 7 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 7 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 7 days ago
Kidlington
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
South West London
Firefly Studios
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
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ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus and training
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Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
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Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 15 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive, plus benefits and annual bonus
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