The table below looks at the statistics for HTTPS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 247 228 243
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 9 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.11% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.76% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
HTTPS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1091 1047 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.69% 14.71% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 911 894 900
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,075 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HTTPS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HTTPS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

HTTPS Salary Trend in the North West

HTTPS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -20 5 £40,000 -13.97%
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
HTTPS
England

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing HTTPS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HTTPS.

1 13 (72.22%) HTTP
1 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) Juniper
4 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
4 7 (38.89%) Symantec
4 7 (38.89%) McAfee
4 7 (38.89%) Websense
4 7 (38.89%) Service Management
4 7 (38.89%) Change Management
4 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
4 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Migration
4 7 (38.89%) MS Office
4 7 (38.89%) SSL
4 7 (38.89%) Retail
4 7 (38.89%) Nessus
4 7 (38.89%) Snort
4 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (38.89%) Blue Coat
4 7 (38.89%) IronPort
4 7 (38.89%) Qualys
4 7 (38.89%) Fujitsu
4 7 (38.89%) Network Security
4 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) McAfee ePO

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing HTTPS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited HTTPS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) HTTP
1 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 7 (38.89%) SSL
2 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
1 4 (22.22%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Security Specialist
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Testing Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Data Integrity Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) J2SE
2 3 (16.67%) COM
2 3 (16.67%) AWT
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Android
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Service Management
1 7 (38.89%) Change Management
1 7 (38.89%) Migration
1 7 (38.89%) Vulnerability Management
1 7 (38.89%) SIEM
1 7 (38.89%) Cyber Security
2 6 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) OOD
4 3 (16.67%) Memory Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Snort
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Nessus
1 7 (38.89%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (38.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Juniper
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
2 7 (38.89%) Symantec
2 7 (38.89%) McAfee
2 7 (38.89%) Websense
2 7 (38.89%) Blue Coat
2 7 (38.89%) IronPort
2 7 (38.89%) Qualys
2 7 (38.89%) Fujitsu
2 7 (38.89%) Lumension
2 7 (38.89%) Splunk
2 7 (38.89%) Becrypt
2 7 (38.89%) LogRhythm
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Veeam