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

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 744 806 849
Rank change year-on-year +62 +43  
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 114 112 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.66% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 87 78 86
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £61,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year -2.85% +4.16%  

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 13562 16990 19331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 17.04% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11012 14110 15523
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 May 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 May 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 +74 110 £45,000 - 14
London +32 36 £55,000 +15.78% 9
South West +13 22 £32,500 -15.58% 1
North West -32 13 £32,000 -46.66% 1
South East +62 12 £44,000 -2.22% 3
East of England +4 12 £45,000 -5.26%
Merseyside -9 12 £31,250 -7.40% 1
Liverpool +3 10 - - 1
City of London +34 9 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Yorkshire +22 9 £46,000 -5.64%
West Yorkshire +12 9 £46,000 +8.23%
Bristol - 9 £40,000 -
Bradford +7 8 £46,000 +8.23%
West Midlands +33 6 £42,750 +22.14% 1
Swindon - 6 £32,500 -
Cornwall - 6 £21,750 -
Wiltshire - 6 £32,500 -
Berkshire +37 4 £85,000 +106.06% 1
Scotland +17 4 £45,500 +12.34% 1
Norfolk - 4 - -
Norwich - 4 - -
Brentwood +6 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Edinburgh +5 3 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Essex +1 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Cambridgeshire 0 3 - -
Cambridge -13 3 - -
Fareham - 3 £43,000 -
Ruislip - 3 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £43,000 - 1
Coventry - 3 £37,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 182 (76.47%) HTTP
2 112 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 93 (39.08%) SSL
4 83 (34.87%) Linux
5 75 (31.51%) Windows
6 70 (29.41%) FTP
7 69 (28.99%) DNS
8 66 (27.73%) Firewall
9 61 (25.63%) Web Services
10 58 (24.37%) Finance
11 53 (22.27%) XML
11 53 (22.27%) VPN
11 53 (22.27%) SMTP
12 51 (21.43%) SQL
13 47 (19.75%) ITIL
14 43 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (17.65%) Oracle
16 40 (16.81%) Apache
17 39 (16.39%) DevOps
18 38 (15.97%) HTML
19 37 (15.55%) MySQL
19 37 (15.55%) Active Directory
19 37 (15.55%) Amazon AWS
20 36 (15.13%) Internet
20 36 (15.13%) Java
20 36 (15.13%) JavaScript
20 36 (15.13%) CSS
20 36 (15.13%) SOAP
20 36 (15.13%) VMware
21 35 (14.71%) Windows Server

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 40 (16.81%) Apache
2 34 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 22 (9.24%) nginx
3 22 (9.24%) WebSphere
4 21 (8.82%) IIS
5 16 (6.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (6.30%) WebLogic
7 14 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
8 13 (5.46%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (5.04%) JBoss
10 11 (4.62%) MS Exchange
11 10 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (3.78%) Jetty
13 8 (3.36%) CMS
13 8 (3.36%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (2.94%) OpenStack
15 6 (2.52%) Drupal
15 6 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (2.52%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 20 (8.40%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.68%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.26%) InDesign
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (1.68%) Magento
3 3 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (15.55%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (9.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.62%) SaaS
4 7 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.94%) Office 365
5 4 (1.68%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.26%) GitHub
6 3 (1.26%) Sage Pay
7 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 182 (76.47%) HTTP
2 112 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 93 (39.08%) SSL
4 70 (29.41%) FTP
5 69 (28.99%) DNS
6 66 (27.73%) Firewall
7 53 (22.27%) SMTP
7 53 (22.27%) VPN
8 36 (15.13%) Internet
9 34 (14.29%) SSH
10 25 (10.50%) Telnet
11 24 (10.08%) IPsec
12 23 (9.66%) WAN
13 22 (9.24%) DHCP
14 20 (8.40%) MPLS
15 17 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (7.14%) LDAP
16 15 (6.30%) IP Telephony
16 15 (6.30%) tcpdump
16 15 (6.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.55%) MySQL
2 27 (11.34%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (6.30%) Redis
4 14 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 14 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.78%) InterSystems Cache
6 7 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.10%) Big Data
9 4 (1.68%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.26%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.26%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.42%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.42%) GIS
11 1 (0.42%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 28 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.82%) Subversion
3 18 (7.56%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.04%) Hudson
4 12 (5.04%) webpack
5 11 (4.62%) Maven
6 10 (4.20%) NuGet
7 9 (3.78%) Ant
7 9 (3.78%) CppUnit
7 9 (3.78%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.78%) GDB
7 9 (3.78%) JIRA
7 9 (3.78%) JUnit
7 9 (3.78%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (3.78%) Valgrind
7 9 (3.78%) XMLSpy
8 4 (1.68%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.26%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.26%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.26%) Mercurial
General
1 58 (24.37%) Finance
2 19 (7.98%) Banking
3 12 (5.04%) Retail
3 12 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.78%) Dutch Language
4 9 (3.78%) French Language
4 9 (3.78%) German Language
4 9 (3.78%) Italian Language
4 9 (3.78%) Legal
4 9 (3.78%) Spanish Language
5 6 (2.52%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.10%) Back Office
7 3 (1.26%) Marketing
8 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.84%) Military
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (20.59%) Analyst
2 27 (11.34%) Developer
2 27 (11.34%) Support Engineer
3 25 (10.50%) Administrator
4 20 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (8.40%) Security Analyst
5 18 (7.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 16 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (6.30%) Network Engineer
8 14 (5.88%) Technical Administrator
9 12 (5.04%) Infrastructure Support
9 12 (5.04%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (4.62%) Incident Analyst
10 11 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 11 (4.62%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.20%) Security Manager
12 9 (3.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 9 (3.78%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
12 9 (3.78%) Senior Security Analyst
12 9 (3.78%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (25.63%) Web Services
2 53 (22.27%) XML
3 38 (15.97%) HTML
4 36 (15.13%) CSS
4 36 (15.13%) SOAP
5 34 (14.29%) XSD
5 34 (14.29%) XSLT
6 25 (10.50%) JMS
7 24 (10.08%) .NET
8 23 (9.66%) WSDL
9 22 (9.24%) J2EE
10 19 (7.98%) LAMP
10 19 (7.98%) REST
11 18 (7.56%) Node.js
12 14 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
12 14 (5.88%) Spring
13 12 (5.04%) JSON
14 11 (4.62%) Hibernate
14 11 (4.62%) Middleware
14 11 (4.62%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.98%) User Experience
3 16 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (5.04%) Cyber Attack
4 12 (5.04%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 12 (5.04%) Data Centre
4 12 (5.04%) DataPower
4 12 (5.04%) PKI
5 11 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.20%) Algorithms
6 10 (4.20%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.94%) Clustering
8 6 (2.52%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.10%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.68%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.68%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 83 (34.87%) Linux
2 75 (31.51%) Windows
3 35 (14.71%) Windows Server
4 31 (13.03%) Unix
5 18 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (5.46%) AIX
6 13 (5.46%) Windows 7
7 12 (5.04%) CentOS
7 12 (5.04%) Solaris
8 11 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.36%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.36%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.94%) Android
11 5 (2.10%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.10%) Mac OS
11 5 (2.10%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.26%) Fedora
13 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.75%) ITIL
2 43 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.39%) DevOps
4 25 (10.50%) Analytics
4 25 (10.50%) Cybersecurity
5 24 (10.08%) Security Operations
6 23 (9.66%) E-Commerce
7 22 (9.24%) OO
7 22 (9.24%) SIEM
8 21 (8.82%) SDLC
8 21 (8.82%) Security Monitoring
8 21 (8.82%) SOA
9 18 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (7.56%) MVC
9 18 (7.56%) Test Automation
10 17 (7.14%) Use Case
11 16 (6.72%) Presales
11 16 (6.72%) Service Design
12 15 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (6.30%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (21.43%) SQL
2 36 (15.13%) Java
2 36 (15.13%) JavaScript
3 31 (13.03%) C#
4 29 (12.18%) Python
5 28 (11.76%) XPath
6 21 (8.82%) PHP
7 20 (8.40%) Ruby
8 15 (6.30%) Bash Shell
8 15 (6.30%) C
9 14 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 12 (5.04%) C++
10 12 (5.04%) PowerShell
11 11 (4.62%) Perl
12 10 (4.20%) Jython
12 10 (4.20%) Scala
13 9 (3.78%) Go
13 9 (3.78%) Groovy
14 8 (3.36%) ActionScript
14 8 (3.36%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 22 (9.24%) CISSP
1 22 (9.24%) Degree
2 18 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (6.72%) CISM
3 16 (6.72%) SANS
4 15 (6.30%) Security Cleared
5 14 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 13 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (5.04%) MCSE
7 12 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (4.20%) ISEB
9 9 (3.78%) CCIE
9 9 (3.78%) CCNA
9 9 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.94%) MCP
11 5 (2.10%) GCIA
11 5 (2.10%) GCIH
11 5 (2.10%) MCSA
11 5 (2.10%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (2.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.72%) QA
2 13 (5.46%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.36%) SLA
4 5 (2.10%) COBIT
4 5 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27002
5 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (15.55%) Active Directory
2 25 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.62%) KVM
4 10 (4.20%) Docker
5 8 (3.36%) NFS
5 8 (3.36%) Varnish
6 7 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.52%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.10%) Samba
9 4 (1.68%) iptables
9 4 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.26%) LXC
10 3 (1.26%) Postfix
10 3 (1.26%) vCloud
10 3 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.26%) VirtualBox
10 3 (1.26%) vSphere
11 1 (0.42%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (6.30%) Puppet
2 14 (5.88%) Packer
2 14 (5.88%) Terraform
2 14 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 11 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (4.20%) Ansible
4 10 (4.20%) CA Single Sign-On
5 7 (2.94%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.68%) CFEngine
6 4 (1.68%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.84%) logstash
7 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.84%) Nagios
7 2 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.42%) Consul
8 1 (0.42%) Grafana
8 1 (0.42%) Graphite
8 1 (0.42%) Kibana
8 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.42%) Rancher
Vendors
1 42 (17.65%) Oracle
2 36 (15.13%) VMware
3 31 (13.03%) Cisco
3 31 (13.03%) IBM
4 26 (10.92%) Microsoft
5 25 (10.50%) Google
6 10 (4.20%) CA
6 10 (4.20%) Juniper
7 9 (3.78%) Altova
7 9 (3.78%) F5
7 9 (3.78%) ILOG
7 9 (3.78%) LexisNexis
7 9 (3.78%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.78%) Splunk
8 6 (2.52%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.52%) Citrix
8 6 (2.52%) Rackspace
9 5 (2.10%) Adobe
10 4 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.68%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£85,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£85,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester|Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago