The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 744 781 734
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -47
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 139 126 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 0.63% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 98 91 125
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 2015. 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 +41 116 £52,500 +16.66% 57
London +42 46 £67,500 +35.00% 16
South East +21 32 £65,000 +35.41% 19
Berkshire +9 15 £55,000 +24.29% 5
North West +6 15 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Surrey +28 14 £65,000 +26.82% 1
City of London +44 13 £90,000 +50.00% 1
East of England +6 13 £33,500 -6.94% 10
Scotland +21 10 £39,000 +11.42%
Cheshire +1 10 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +1 10 £33,500 -41.73%
Knutsford - 9 £40,000 -
Guildford +16 7 £65,000 +41.30%
West Yorkshire +21 5 £45,000 +5.88%
South Wales +11 5 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire +9 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wales +8 5 £32,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 5 £53,500 -
Leeds +13 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Watford +8 4 - -
Glasgow +6 4 £42,500 +1.19%
Isle of Man -1 4 - -
South West -8 4 £33,500 -33.00% 5
Reading -8 4 £55,000 +57.14% 5
Welwyn Garden City - 4 - -
Lancashire - 4 £52,500 - 1
Clydebank - 4 £39,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 4 £39,000 -
Torfaen -15 3 £32,500 - 1
Cwmbran -15 3 £32,500 - 1

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 216 (77.14%) HTTP
2 105 (37.50%) Windows
3 95 (33.93%) TCP/IP
4 92 (32.86%) Linux
5 88 (31.43%) Firewall
6 83 (29.64%) DNS
7 72 (25.71%) FTP
7 72 (25.71%) Finance
8 69 (24.64%) Java
9 65 (23.21%) SMTP
9 65 (23.21%) Cisco
10 63 (22.50%) HTML
11 62 (22.14%) Microsoft
12 57 (20.36%) JavaScript
13 56 (20.00%) SQL
14 55 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
15 53 (18.93%) SQL Server
15 53 (18.93%) SSL
16 51 (18.21%) Python
17 49 (17.50%) Degree
17 49 (17.50%) Mentoring
18 46 (16.43%) VMware
18 46 (16.43%) VPN
19 45 (16.07%) Internet
20 44 (15.71%) Web Services
21 41 (14.64%) VoIP
22 40 (14.29%) Active Directory
22 40 (14.29%) IPsec
22 40 (14.29%) Computer Science
22 40 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 25 (8.93%) Tomcat
2 19 (6.79%) Apache
3 18 (6.43%) IIS
3 18 (6.43%) WebSphere
4 14 (5.00%) Drupal
4 14 (5.00%) Confluence
5 12 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (3.57%) MS Exchange
7 9 (3.21%) JBoss
8 6 (2.14%) CMS
8 6 (2.14%) Lync
9 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (1.43%) WebSphere Portal
10 2 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.71%) Node.js
10 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.36%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.36%) Mule
Applications
1 33 (11.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.64%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.86%) Magento
2 5 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Summit
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.57%) PaaS
2 17 (6.07%) Office 365
3 12 (4.29%) Force.com
4 8 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.86%) SaaS
5 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.71%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.71%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.71%) IaaS
6 2 (0.71%) Route 53
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 216 (77.14%) HTTP
2 95 (33.93%) TCP/IP
3 88 (31.43%) Firewall
4 83 (29.64%) DNS
5 72 (25.71%) FTP
6 65 (23.21%) SMTP
7 53 (18.93%) SSL
8 46 (16.43%) VPN
9 45 (16.07%) Internet
10 41 (14.64%) VoIP
11 40 (14.29%) IPsec
12 39 (13.93%) WAN
12 39 (13.93%) LAN
13 33 (11.79%) Network Security
14 32 (11.43%) VLAN
15 29 (10.36%) PBX
16 27 (9.64%) SSH
16 27 (9.64%) LDAP
16 27 (9.64%) OSPF
17 26 (9.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (18.93%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.29%) MySQL
3 20 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.86%) DB2
7 7 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.71%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.36%) Redis
11 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.36%) Big Data
11 1 (0.36%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (6.79%) Visual Studio
2 15 (5.36%) JIRA
2 15 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.57%) Subversion
4 9 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.21%) JMeter
4 9 (3.21%) JUnit
5 8 (2.86%) LoadRunner
5 8 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.14%) Maven
7 5 (1.79%) RequisitePro
7 5 (1.79%) Ant
8 3 (1.07%) Hudson
8 3 (1.07%) NUnit
8 3 (1.07%) Firebug
9 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.71%) Xcode
9 2 (0.71%) Appium
9 2 (0.71%) Robotium
10 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
General
1 72 (25.71%) Finance
2 28 (10.00%) Retail
3 18 (6.43%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.00%) Back Office
5 13 (4.64%) Marketing
6 10 (3.57%) Legal
6 10 (3.57%) Banking
7 6 (2.14%) Advertising
8 4 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.43%) Games
8 4 (1.43%) Law
8 4 (1.43%) Billing
9 3 (1.07%) Publishing
9 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (17.50%) Developer
2 42 (15.00%) Architect
3 27 (9.64%) Analyst
4 25 (8.93%) Technical Architect
5 24 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 24 (8.57%) Security Engineer
6 21 (7.50%) Administrator
7 19 (6.79%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (4.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 13 (4.64%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (4.29%) Software Engineer
10 12 (4.29%) Support Engineer
11 10 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (3.57%) Salesforce.com Architect
12 9 (3.21%) Network Architect
12 9 (3.21%) Network Administrator
12 9 (3.21%) Technical Specialist
12 9 (3.21%) Test Leader
13 8 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (22.50%) HTML
2 44 (15.71%) Web Services
3 37 (13.21%) CSS
4 36 (12.86%) .NET
5 32 (11.43%) XML
6 26 (9.29%) J2EE
7 23 (8.21%) SOAP
8 21 (7.50%) REST
9 18 (6.43%) HTML5
10 16 (5.71%) Ajax
11 15 (5.36%) CSS3
12 13 (4.64%) ASP.NET
13 12 (4.29%) TAPI
13 12 (4.29%) JTAPI
14 11 (3.93%) Middleware
15 10 (3.57%) LAMP
15 10 (3.57%) AngularJS
16 9 (3.21%) jQuery
17 8 (2.86%) JSON
17 8 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 28 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 21 (7.50%) PKI
5 20 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (5.00%) Wiki
6 14 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 13 (4.64%) Open Source
8 7 (2.50%) IVR
8 7 (2.50%) DataPower
8 7 (2.50%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.14%) Clustering
9 6 (2.14%) Cryptography
9 6 (2.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.43%) Physics
10 4 (1.43%) Online Games
10 4 (1.43%) TRADACOMS
10 4 (1.43%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.43%) Statistics
11 3 (1.07%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 105 (37.50%) Windows
2 92 (32.86%) Linux
3 39 (13.93%) UNIX
4 23 (8.21%) CentOS
5 18 (6.43%) Ubuntu
6 16 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (5.36%) Apple iOS
8 12 (4.29%) AIX
8 12 (4.29%) Android
9 10 (3.57%) Mac OS X
9 10 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (2.86%) Windows XP
12 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.43%) Solaris
13 4 (1.43%) MVS
13 4 (1.43%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.07%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.71%) Debian
15 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (17.50%) Mentoring
3 39 (13.93%) ITIL
4 34 (12.14%) Performance Tuning
5 30 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 30 (10.71%) Scrum
6 24 (8.57%) Coaching
6 24 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 23 (8.21%) Automated Testing
7 23 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (8.21%) Project Management
8 21 (7.50%) CRM
9 18 (6.43%) Analytics
10 17 (6.07%) Software Engineering
10 17 (6.07%) Load Balancing
11 16 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (5.36%) TDD
12 15 (5.36%) OO
13 14 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (24.64%) Java
2 57 (20.36%) JavaScript
3 56 (20.00%) SQL
4 51 (18.21%) Python
5 33 (11.79%) C++
6 27 (9.64%) Bash Shell
6 27 (9.64%) Perl
7 22 (7.86%) Shell Script
7 22 (7.86%) PHP
8 20 (7.14%) C
9 16 (5.71%) C#
10 13 (4.64%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.93%) Ruby
12 8 (2.86%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.86%) Apex Code
12 8 (2.86%) AWK
13 7 (2.50%) Korn
14 4 (1.43%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.43%) REXX
14 4 (1.43%) JCL
Qualifications
1 49 (17.50%) Degree
2 24 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (6.43%) CCNA
4 14 (5.00%) CCNP
5 12 (4.29%) MCSE
5 12 (4.29%) CISSP
5 12 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (3.57%) ISEB
6 10 (3.57%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.86%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.86%) CCSA
8 7 (2.50%) LPIC
9 5 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.79%) CCSE
9 5 (1.79%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.43%) MCP
11 3 (1.07%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.07%) MCSA
12 2 (0.71%) CCDA
12 2 (0.71%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.71%) QA
2 18 (6.43%) SLA
3 15 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (4.64%) PCI DSS
5 9 (3.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.36%) HL7
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 40 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (6.79%) VMware ESX
3 15 (5.36%) VirtualBox
4 7 (2.50%) iptables
5 6 (2.14%) Terminal Services
5 6 (2.14%) KVM
6 5 (1.79%) ProxySG
7 4 (1.43%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 4 (1.43%) vSphere
8 3 (1.07%) Squid
9 2 (0.71%) NFS
9 2 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.36%) vCloud
10 1 (0.36%) Docker
10 1 (0.36%) LXC
10 1 (0.36%) Snort
10 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (8.21%) Nagios
1 23 (8.21%) Puppet
2 21 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.14%) SCOM
4 5 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.79%) logstash
4 5 (1.79%) Kibana
4 5 (1.79%) Ansible
4 5 (1.79%) Graphite
4 5 (1.79%) Cacti
5 4 (1.43%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 4 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.07%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.71%) Nmap
8 1 (0.36%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.36%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.36%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 65 (23.21%) Cisco
2 62 (22.14%) Microsoft
3 46 (16.43%) VMware
4 36 (12.86%) CheckPoint
5 29 (10.36%) Oracle
6 25 (8.93%) F5
7 24 (8.57%) HP
8 23 (8.21%) Juniper
9 22 (7.86%) Red Hat
10 21 (7.50%) IBM
11 16 (5.71%) AppDynamics
12 15 (5.36%) hybris
12 15 (5.36%) Avaya
13 14 (5.00%) Genesys
14 13 (4.64%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (3.93%) LogRhythm
16 9 (3.21%) Fortinet
17 8 (2.86%) Apple
17 8 (2.86%) Sun
18 7 (2.50%) Foundry
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Next Partners Ltd
Salary: on-call allowance, bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexitime etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886.00 - £61745.00 per annum + £4000 RRA
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits, great role!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago