The first table below looks at the demand for HTTPS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTPS over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 782 786 809
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 131 96 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.088% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 116 64 47
Average salary £45,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.15% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £33,945 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +16.25%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20476 19756 21075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.49% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16437 15890 17389
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTPS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HTTPS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HTTPS
Salary Trend

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

HTTPS Salary Trend in the UK

HTTPS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTPS over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 within the UK.

HTTPS Salary Histogram in the UK

HTTPS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTPS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
England +9 121 £47,000 +1.07% 31
South East +42 36 £47,500 +15.15% 8
London -52 35 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Yorkshire -21 17 £35,000 -6.66% 5
East of England -25 16 £41,000 -13.68% 1
West Yorkshire -21 15 £37,500 - 4
Leeds -25 15 £37,500 - 4
Berkshire +23 13 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Hampshire +14 12 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Reading +1 10 £47,500 - 2
North West +4 9 £40,000 -13.97% 2
Hertfordshire -19 9 £57,500 +9.52%
West Midlands -4 8 £40,000 - 5
Farnborough - 8 £50,000 - 1
Watford -29 7 £57,500 +9.52%
Oxfordshire - 7 £46,500 - 2
Scotland - 6 £37,500 -
Bedford -6 5 £37,000 -22.10% 1
Cheshire -8 5 £40,000 -13.97%
City of London -12 5 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Bedfordshire -14 5 £37,000 -22.10% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £60,000 -
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 - 3
Edinburgh - 3 £35,000 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 - 2
Worcestershire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge -5 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -6 2 £40,000 -
Staffordshire -8 2 £60,000 - 1

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 200 (74.07%) HTTP
2 136 (50.37%) Windows
3 119 (44.07%) TCP/IP
4 89 (32.96%) Linux
5 88 (32.59%) DNS
6 80 (29.63%) SQL
7 79 (29.26%) SSL
8 72 (26.67%) Firewall
9 66 (24.44%) SQL Server
10 64 (23.70%) VMware
11 62 (22.96%) Cisco
12 61 (22.59%) Microsoft
13 58 (21.48%) FTP
14 55 (20.37%) Network Security
15 54 (20.00%) VPN
15 54 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 53 (19.63%) Internet
17 52 (19.26%) Finance
17 52 (19.26%) Web Services
18 50 (18.52%) HTML
19 47 (17.41%) Java
20 46 (17.04%) UNIX
21 45 (16.67%) SharePoint
22 42 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
22 42 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
23 41 (15.19%) Active Directory
24 40 (14.81%) CCNP
25 39 (14.44%) JavaScript
25 39 (14.44%) Degree
26 38 (14.07%) VLAN

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 45 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 38 (14.07%) IIS
3 30 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 27 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (8.52%) SharePoint Server
6 18 (6.67%) nginx
7 13 (4.81%) Apache
8 10 (3.70%) CMS
8 10 (3.70%) WebSphere
9 9 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (2.59%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.59%) Lync
11 5 (1.85%) Moodle
12 4 (1.48%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.11%) Drupal
13 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.74%) concrete5
Applications
1 24 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.04%) MS Office
3 9 (3.33%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.74%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Magento
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.37%) Agresso
3 1 (0.37%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.70%) SaaS
3 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.74%) Office 365
5 1 (0.37%) PaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Heroku
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 200 (74.07%) HTTP
2 119 (44.07%) TCP/IP
3 88 (32.59%) DNS
4 79 (29.26%) SSL
5 72 (26.67%) Firewall
6 58 (21.48%) FTP
7 55 (20.37%) Network Security
8 54 (20.00%) VPN
9 53 (19.63%) Internet
10 38 (14.07%) VLAN
11 29 (10.74%) SSH
12 28 (10.37%) LAN
13 27 (10.00%) WAN
14 23 (8.52%) DHCP
14 23 (8.52%) SAN
15 19 (7.04%) SMTP
16 15 (5.56%) Wireless
16 15 (5.56%) MPLS
17 12 (4.44%) EIGRP
18 11 (4.07%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.30%) MySQL
4 12 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.96%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.11%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.74%) DTS
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.37%) QlikView
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (6.67%) JUnit
2 17 (6.30%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.19%) Subversion
4 9 (3.33%) LoadRunner
5 8 (2.96%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.96%) Selenium
5 8 (2.96%) FitNesse
6 4 (1.48%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.48%) Hudson
6 4 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.48%) Introscope
7 3 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (1.11%) Toad
7 3 (1.11%) JProfiler
8 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.74%) JMeter
8 2 (0.74%) JIRA
8 2 (0.74%) Maven
9 1 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 52 (19.26%) Finance
2 15 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.19%) Banking
4 12 (4.44%) Retail
5 8 (2.96%) Games
6 7 (2.59%) Marketing
7 4 (1.48%) Law
8 3 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.11%) Legal
9 2 (0.74%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.37%) Front Office
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (20.00%) Developer
2 45 (16.67%) Analyst
3 24 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (8.52%) Architect
4 23 (8.52%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (8.15%) Network Engineer
6 17 (6.30%) Administrator
7 16 (5.93%) Support Analyst
8 14 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 13 (4.81%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (4.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 12 (4.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.07%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 11 (4.07%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (3.70%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.33%) Security Specialist
13 9 (3.33%) Security Architect
13 9 (3.33%) Security Analyst
13 9 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (19.26%) Web Services
2 50 (18.52%) HTML
3 37 (13.70%) XML
4 35 (12.96%) .NET
5 31 (11.48%) CSS
6 21 (7.78%) ASP.NET
7 18 (6.67%) jQuery
8 15 (5.56%) HTML5
9 13 (4.81%) JSON
10 11 (4.07%) Middleware
10 11 (4.07%) SOAP
10 11 (4.07%) J2EE
11 10 (3.70%) LAMP
12 8 (2.96%) RESTful
12 8 (2.96%) REST
13 6 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (2.22%) CSS3
13 6 (2.22%) J2SE
13 6 (2.22%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.44%) Client/Server
2 12 (4.44%) Replication
3 9 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.96%) Open Source
4 8 (2.96%) Firmware
5 6 (2.22%) SWIFT
6 5 (1.85%) E-Learning
6 5 (1.85%) PKI
6 5 (1.85%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.11%) Blog
8 3 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.74%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.74%) GIS
9 2 (0.74%) Animation
9 2 (0.74%) VLE
9 2 (0.74%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.37%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 136 (50.37%) Windows
2 89 (32.96%) Linux
3 46 (17.04%) UNIX
4 42 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (12.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (9.63%) Windows 7
7 22 (8.15%) Windows XP
7 22 (8.15%) Solaris
7 22 (8.15%) Windows Vista
8 17 (6.30%) Ubuntu
8 17 (6.30%) CentOS
9 14 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (5.19%) Android
10 9 (3.33%) Apple iOS
11 8 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (2.96%) AIX
12 4 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (10.37%) ITIL
2 23 (8.52%) Change Management
3 20 (7.41%) Information Security
4 19 (7.04%) Load Balancing
5 17 (6.30%) Scrum
5 17 (6.30%) Project Management
5 17 (6.30%) Migration
6 16 (5.93%) SIEM
6 16 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (3.70%) Cyber Security
7 10 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (3.70%) OO
7 10 (3.70%) ERP
7 10 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (3.33%) Validation
8 9 (3.33%) Regression Testing
8 9 (3.33%) Service Management
8 9 (3.33%) Network Management
8 9 (3.33%) Test Strategy
8 9 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 80 (29.63%) SQL
2 47 (17.41%) Java
3 39 (14.44%) JavaScript
4 34 (12.59%) C#
5 21 (7.78%) PHP
6 19 (7.04%) Bash Shell
7 17 (6.30%) Python
8 15 (5.56%) Perl
9 11 (4.07%) Shell Script
9 11 (4.07%) C
10 10 (3.70%) C++
11 9 (3.33%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.96%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.22%) VB
14 5 (1.85%) Korn
14 5 (1.85%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.48%) ActionScript 2.0
15 4 (1.48%) ActionScript
15 4 (1.48%) Ruby
16 3 (1.11%) AWK
Qualifications
1 42 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (14.81%) CCNP
3 39 (14.44%) Degree
4 31 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (8.89%) MCP
6 22 (8.15%) CCNA
7 19 (7.04%) MCSE
7 19 (7.04%) Security Cleared
7 19 (7.04%) SC Cleared
8 17 (6.30%) CCIP
8 17 (6.30%) CCSP
9 10 (3.70%) CCIE
9 10 (3.70%) CISSP
10 9 (3.33%) MCSA
10 9 (3.33%) DV Cleared
11 7 (2.59%) CEH
11 7 (2.59%) CCSE
12 5 (1.85%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.85%) ISEB
13 4 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.30%) QA
2 7 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.22%) SLA
4 4 (1.48%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 29 (10.74%) Forefront TMG
4 26 (9.63%) Terminal Services
5 18 (6.67%) UAG
5 18 (6.67%) ISA Server
6 13 (4.81%) Xen
7 9 (3.33%) Snort
8 5 (1.85%) ProxySG
9 4 (1.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (1.11%) Shibboleth
10 3 (1.11%) vSphere
10 3 (1.11%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.11%) KVM
11 2 (0.74%) pfSense
11 2 (0.74%) NFS
11 2 (0.74%) Samba
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.37%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (4.81%) Puppet
2 12 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.44%) Nagios
3 11 (4.07%) Ansible
3 11 (4.07%) Salt
4 8 (2.96%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (2.59%) Nessus
5 7 (2.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.48%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.11%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (1.11%) nmon
8 2 (0.74%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.74%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.74%) OpenView
8 2 (0.74%) SCCM
9 1 (0.37%) SCOM
9 1 (0.37%) Legato
9 1 (0.37%) CA SiteMinder
9 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 64 (23.70%) VMware
2 62 (22.96%) Cisco
3 61 (22.59%) Microsoft
4 27 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 26 (9.63%) McAfee
6 23 (8.52%) Oracle
7 21 (7.78%) Juniper
7 21 (7.78%) Red Hat
7 21 (7.78%) F5
8 17 (6.30%) Blue Coat
8 17 (6.30%) HP
9 13 (4.81%) Symantec
10 12 (4.44%) IBM
10 12 (4.44%) Websense
11 11 (4.07%) Sun
12 8 (2.96%) Twitter
13 7 (2.59%) Qualys
13 7 (2.59%) IronPort
13 7 (2.59%) Fujitsu
13 7 (2.59%) Splunk
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Dep on Experience, + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + pension + other exciting benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, great environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago