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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for HTTPS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HTTPS over the 6 months to 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 749 571 296
Rank change year-on-year -178 -275 +48
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 129 47 11
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.16% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 1.16% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 65 19 8
10th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 -
25th Percentile £53,750 £61,875 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,350 £70,000 £51,250
Median % change year-on-year -3.79% +36.59% -33.87%
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £77,813
90th Percentile £89,000 £85,000 £84,375
UK median annual salary £56,250 £62,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -9.27% +7.83% +15.00%

HTTPS 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 WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,475 4,047 1,187
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 11.95% 10.77% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5,455 3,073 963
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,148
25th Percentile £41,519 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -8.33%
75th Percentile £74,250 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

HTTPS
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing HTTPS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

HTTPS trend for jobs with a WFH option

HTTPS
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing HTTPS.

HTTPS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

HTTPS
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing HTTPS over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

HTTPS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, HTTPS job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for HTTPS.

1 60 (46.51%) Linux
2 56 (43.41%) HTTP
3 53 (41.09%) Java
4 49 (37.98%) AWS
5 46 (35.66%) Agile
6 44 (34.11%) JavaScript
7 43 (33.33%) Python
8 41 (31.78%) DevOps
9 36 (27.91%) CI/CD
9 36 (27.91%) SSL
9 36 (27.91%) Unix
10 34 (26.36%) DNS
11 33 (25.58%) SQL
11 33 (25.58%) Firewall
12 32 (24.81%) Go
13 31 (24.03%) Test Automation
14 30 (23.26%) Software Engineering
14 30 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (23.26%) Node.js
14 30 (23.26%) Social Skills
15 27 (20.93%) REST
15 27 (20.93%) Kubernetes
16 26 (20.16%) Docker
16 26 (20.16%) .NET
17 25 (19.38%) Infrastructure as Code
18 24 (18.60%) Task Automation
18 24 (18.60%) Ruby
18 24 (18.60%) TDD
19 23 (17.83%) Terraform
19 23 (17.83%) Line Management

HTTPS
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 19 (14.73%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (10.08%) IIS
3 8 (6.20%) DNN
3 8 (6.20%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.65%) nginx
5 5 (3.88%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.10%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.55%) Apache
7 2 (1.55%) Confluence
7 2 (1.55%) Hyperledger
8 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (6.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (1.55%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 49 (37.98%) AWS
2 15 (11.63%) AWS Lambda
2 15 (11.63%) Serverless
3 14 (10.85%) Amazon S3
3 14 (10.85%) Azure
4 10 (7.75%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (5.43%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (5.43%) GitHub
6 5 (3.88%) SaaS
7 4 (3.10%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (3.10%) Mimecast
7 4 (3.10%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.55%) AWS Direct Connect
9 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.78%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (43.41%) HTTP
2 36 (27.91%) SSL
3 34 (26.36%) DNS
4 33 (25.58%) Firewall
5 22 (17.05%) TCP/IP
6 14 (10.85%) IPsec
6 14 (10.85%) Network Security
7 10 (7.75%) Internet
7 10 (7.75%) VPN
7 10 (7.75%) X.509
8 7 (5.43%) SNMP
8 7 (5.43%) WAN
9 6 (4.65%) FTP
9 6 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (4.65%) Kerberos
10 5 (3.88%) LAN
10 5 (3.88%) Wireless
11 4 (3.10%) DHCP
11 4 (3.10%) NAS
11 4 (3.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.43%) DynamoDB
5 6 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.65%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.33%) MySQL
7 2 (1.55%) Big Data
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.95%) JIRA
3 11 (8.53%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (6.20%) GitLab
4 8 (6.20%) MSTest
4 8 (6.20%) NUnit
4 8 (6.20%) Selenium
5 6 (4.65%) Burp Suite
5 6 (4.65%) Metasploit
5 6 (4.65%) sqlmap
6 5 (3.88%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.88%) Mocha
6 5 (3.88%) Visual Studio Code
7 4 (3.10%) Liquibase
8 2 (1.55%) fastlane
8 2 (1.55%) Robot Framework
8 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.55%) Xcode
9 1 (0.78%) JMeter
General
1 30 (23.26%) Social Skills
2 21 (16.28%) Finance
3 19 (14.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 12 (9.30%) Marketing
5 8 (6.20%) Documentation Skills
5 8 (6.20%) Retail
6 6 (4.65%) Banking
6 6 (4.65%) Games
6 6 (4.65%) Legal
7 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.33%) Law
8 3 (2.33%) Military
9 2 (1.55%) French Language
9 2 (1.55%) German Language
9 2 (1.55%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.55%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 29 (22.48%) Developer
2 23 (17.83%) Software Engineer
3 19 (14.73%) Site Engineer
3 19 (14.73%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 15 (11.63%) Security Engineer
5 9 (6.98%) Applications Engineer
5 9 (6.98%) Azure Developer
5 9 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) AWS Developer
6 8 (6.20%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (6.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) Azure Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) DevOps Developer
6 8 (6.20%) Senior Security Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.26%) Node.js
2 27 (20.93%) REST
3 26 (20.16%) .NET
4 22 (17.05%) React
5 18 (13.95%) HTML
5 18 (13.95%) Web Services
6 17 (13.18%) .NET Core
6 17 (13.18%) CSS
7 14 (10.85%) XML
8 13 (10.08%) WebSockets
9 12 (9.30%) .NET Framework
9 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
9 12 (9.30%) Entity Framework
9 12 (9.30%) HTML5
10 10 (7.75%) OAuth
11 9 (6.98%) jQuery
11 9 (6.98%) JWT
11 9 (6.98%) OAuth2
11 9 (6.98%) Regular Expression
11 9 (6.98%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Blog
2 14 (10.85%) User Experience
3 8 (6.20%) Blockchain
3 8 (6.20%) Cloud Native
3 8 (6.20%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.65%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.88%) Legacy Systems
6 4 (3.10%) Replication
7 3 (2.33%) CESG
7 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.55%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.55%) PKI
8 2 (1.55%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.78%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.78%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 60 (46.51%) Linux
2 36 (27.91%) Unix
3 18 (13.95%) Windows
4 7 (5.43%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.65%) Android
5 6 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.55%) AIX
6 2 (1.55%) CentOS
6 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (1.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.66%) Agile
2 41 (31.78%) DevOps
3 36 (27.91%) CI/CD
4 31 (24.03%) Test Automation
5 30 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (23.26%) Software Engineering
6 25 (19.38%) Infrastructure as Code
7 24 (18.60%) Task Automation
7 24 (18.60%) TDD
8 23 (17.83%) Line Management
9 20 (15.50%) Application Security
9 20 (15.50%) Coaching
9 20 (15.50%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (15.50%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (14.73%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (14.73%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 19 (14.73%) Technical Leadership
11 17 (13.18%) Full Stack Development
11 17 (13.18%) OWASP
12 16 (12.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.09%) Java
2 44 (34.11%) JavaScript
3 43 (33.33%) Python
4 33 (25.58%) SQL
5 32 (24.81%) Go
6 24 (18.60%) Ruby
7 22 (17.05%) C#
8 16 (12.40%) Bash
8 16 (12.40%) XPath
9 13 (10.08%) PHP
10 10 (7.75%) Shell Script
11 7 (5.43%) TypeScript
12 6 (4.65%) C++
12 6 (4.65%) Kotlin
12 6 (4.65%) Perl
13 4 (3.10%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.55%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.55%) DAML
14 2 (1.55%) VB
15 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (15.50%) SC Cleared
1 20 (15.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.43%) Degree
3 6 (4.65%) CISM
3 6 (4.65%) CISSP
4 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.33%) CCNP
5 3 (2.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.33%) ISACA
5 3 (2.33%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.55%) CCNA
6 2 (1.55%) SANS
7 1 (0.78%) MCITP
7 1 (0.78%) MCP
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.75%) HIPAA
2 8 (6.20%) HL7
2 8 (6.20%) QA
3 4 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (2.33%) JSP 440
4 3 (2.33%) NCSC
4 3 (2.33%) NIST
4 3 (2.33%) RMADS
5 2 (1.55%) GDPR
5 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.55%) SLA
6 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (20.16%) Docker
2 12 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.10%) Samba
5 4 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.33%) NFS
7 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.55%) iptables
7 2 (1.55%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.78%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 27 (20.93%) Kubernetes
2 23 (17.83%) Terraform
3 7 (5.43%) Ansible
4 4 (3.10%) Kibana
4 4 (3.10%) MIIS
4 4 (3.10%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (3.10%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.55%) EnCase
5 2 (1.55%) Grafana
5 2 (1.55%) Icinga
5 2 (1.55%) Puppet
5 2 (1.55%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.78%) Nagios
6 1 (0.78%) Simpana
Vendors
1 14 (10.85%) VMware
2 11 (8.53%) IBM
3 8 (6.20%) Datto
4 6 (4.65%) CheckPoint
4 6 (4.65%) NetApp
5 5 (3.88%) Samsung
6 4 (3.10%) Apple
6 4 (3.10%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.10%) F5
6 4 (3.10%) Okta
6 4 (3.10%) Veeam
6 4 (3.10%) Xamarin
7 3 (2.33%) Cisco
7 3 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.55%) Avaya
8 2 (1.55%) Commvault
8 2 (1.55%) Juniper
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle
8 2 (1.55%) Qualys
8 2 (1.55%) Trend Micro