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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 749 803 650
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -153
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 138 91 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.085% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.50% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 113 69 181
Average salary £45,750 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £33,829 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
19215 18159 21469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.95% 16.96% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15412 14209 17542
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +72 133 £45,000 +5.88% 44
London +28 55 £55,000 +20.87% 12
East of England +9 25 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South East -18 18 £42,500 -29.16% 7
City of London +21 16 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 14 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cambridge - 14 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +11 13 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Reading +9 12 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 11 £31,500 - 2
North West -5 9 £37,500 +1.35% 2
East Midlands +28 6 £42,500 +57.40% 4
Manchester +6 6 £33,750 -0.73%
South West -1 6 £35,000 -6.66% 11
West Midlands - 6 £60,000 - 4
Birmingham - 5 £60,000 - 1
Royston - 5 £31,500 -
Surrey -8 4 £60,000 -
Watford - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £40,000 - 4
Nottingham - 4 £40,000 - 4
Leeds - 3 £36,000 - 1
Trowbridge - 3 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £36,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £36,000 - 1
Cheshire -4 2 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Northwich - 2 £37,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - - 2
Leicestershire +17 1 £45,000 +66.66%

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 185 (70.34%) HTTP
2 117 (44.49%) Windows
3 94 (35.74%) Linux
4 83 (31.56%) TCP/IP
5 81 (30.80%) FTP
6 74 (28.14%) Firewall
7 72 (27.38%) DNS
7 72 (27.38%) SQL Server
8 70 (26.62%) Microsoft
9 68 (25.86%) SQL
9 68 (25.86%) Finance
10 67 (25.48%) Python
11 56 (21.29%) Java
11 56 (21.29%) SMTP
12 53 (20.15%) SSL
13 52 (19.77%) Degree
14 51 (19.39%) Web Services
15 49 (18.63%) Perl
15 49 (18.63%) VMware
16 47 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
17 45 (17.11%) ITIL
17 45 (17.11%) VPN
17 45 (17.11%) Active Directory
18 44 (16.73%) HTML
19 43 (16.35%) MySQL
20 40 (15.21%) C++
20 40 (15.21%) VMware Infrastructure
21 39 (14.83%) .NET
22 38 (14.45%) Cisco
23 37 (14.07%) C

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 33 (12.55%) Tomcat
2 32 (12.17%) IIS
3 19 (7.22%) Apache
4 13 (4.94%) MS Exchange
5 11 (4.18%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.80%) JBoss
6 10 (3.80%) Lync
7 7 (2.66%) CMS
8 6 (2.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (2.28%) nginx
8 6 (2.28%) Confluence
9 5 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (1.90%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.52%) Drupal
11 3 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.76%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 32 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.46%) MS Office
3 7 (2.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.52%) Magento
3 2 (0.76%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.76%) Agresso
4 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.56%) PaaS
3 9 (3.42%) Force.com
4 8 (3.04%) SaaS
4 8 (3.04%) Office 365
5 6 (2.28%) Route 53
5 6 (2.28%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (2.28%) CloudFront
5 6 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.28%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 185 (70.34%) HTTP
2 83 (31.56%) TCP/IP
3 81 (30.80%) FTP
4 74 (28.14%) Firewall
5 72 (27.38%) DNS
6 56 (21.29%) SMTP
7 53 (20.15%) SSL
8 45 (17.11%) VPN
9 35 (13.31%) IPsec
9 35 (13.31%) Network Security
10 34 (12.93%) Internet
11 27 (10.27%) Wireshark
12 25 (9.51%) LAN
13 20 (7.60%) VoIP
14 19 (7.22%) WAN
15 17 (6.46%) VLAN
16 16 (6.08%) OSPF
17 15 (5.70%) SAN
17 15 (5.70%) EIGRP
18 14 (5.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (27.38%) SQL Server
2 43 (16.35%) MySQL
3 15 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.32%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.18%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.28%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.52%) DB2
10 3 (1.14%) Big Data
10 3 (1.14%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.76%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (9.51%) Git (software)
2 19 (7.22%) Subversion
3 14 (5.32%) JUnit
4 9 (3.42%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.04%) JIRA
6 5 (1.90%) Maven
6 5 (1.90%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.90%) RequisitePro
6 5 (1.90%) JMeter
7 4 (1.52%) Ant
8 3 (1.14%) NUnit
8 3 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.76%) Xcode
9 2 (0.76%) Selenium
9 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.76%) Appium
9 2 (0.76%) Hudson
9 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.76%) Robotium
General
1 68 (25.86%) Finance
2 17 (6.46%) Retail
3 11 (4.18%) Back Office
4 10 (3.80%) Banking
5 8 (3.04%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.28%) Marketing
7 5 (1.90%) Legal
8 4 (1.52%) Automotive
9 3 (1.14%) Publishing
10 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.76%) Law
10 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.76%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.38%) Games
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (19.39%) Developer
2 38 (14.45%) Analyst
3 30 (11.41%) Architect
4 28 (10.65%) Administrator
5 21 (7.98%) Network Engineer
6 20 (7.60%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (6.84%) Security Engineer
8 17 (6.46%) Linux Administrator
8 17 (6.46%) Support Engineer
9 16 (6.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 15 (5.70%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (4.94%) Network Security Engineer
11 13 (4.94%) Technical Architect
11 13 (4.94%) Network Administrator
11 13 (4.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.56%) Java Developer
12 12 (4.56%) Support Analyst
13 11 (4.18%) Applications Developer
13 11 (4.18%) Linux Engineer
14 10 (3.80%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (19.39%) Web Services
2 44 (16.73%) HTML
3 39 (14.83%) .NET
4 37 (14.07%) XML
5 28 (10.65%) SOAP
6 22 (8.37%) REST
7 19 (7.22%) ASP.NET
7 19 (7.22%) CSS
8 15 (5.70%) J2EE
9 14 (5.32%) HTML5
10 13 (4.94%) JSON
11 12 (4.56%) jQuery
11 12 (4.56%) Middleware
12 11 (4.18%) CSS3
13 9 (3.42%) J2SE
13 9 (3.42%) AWT
14 8 (3.04%) LAMP
14 8 (3.04%) .NET Framework
15 7 (2.66%) RESTful
16 6 (2.28%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.17%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (10.27%) Management Information System
4 26 (9.89%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (4.94%) Mobile App
6 12 (4.56%) PKI
7 8 (3.04%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.28%) Wiki
9 5 (1.90%) User Experience
9 5 (1.90%) Clustering
10 4 (1.52%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.52%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.14%) Statistics
11 3 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.76%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.76%) DataPower
12 2 (0.76%) Open Source
12 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.76%) Replication
12 2 (0.76%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 117 (44.49%) Windows
2 94 (35.74%) Linux
3 30 (11.41%) UNIX
4 23 (8.75%) CentOS
5 22 (8.37%) Apple iOS
6 17 (6.46%) Ubuntu
7 15 (5.70%) Android
8 13 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (3.42%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (2.66%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (2.66%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.66%) Windows XP
11 7 (2.66%) AIX
12 4 (1.52%) MVS
12 4 (1.52%) Debian
12 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.14%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (17.11%) ITIL
3 34 (12.93%) Configuration Management
4 29 (11.03%) Scrum
5 28 (10.65%) Mentoring
6 27 (10.27%) OO
7 26 (9.89%) Project Management
7 26 (9.89%) Penetration Testing
8 24 (9.13%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (8.37%) SOA
10 19 (7.22%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.84%) E-Commerce
12 17 (6.46%) Business Continuity
12 17 (6.46%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (6.08%) Automated Testing
13 16 (6.08%) Time Management
14 15 (5.70%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (5.70%) Analytics
14 15 (5.70%) Load Balancing
15 14 (5.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 68 (25.86%) SQL
2 67 (25.48%) Python
3 56 (21.29%) Java
4 49 (18.63%) Perl
5 40 (15.21%) C++
6 37 (14.07%) C
7 35 (13.31%) JavaScript
8 34 (12.93%) C#
9 25 (9.51%) Bash Shell
10 19 (7.22%) PowerShell
11 17 (6.46%) Shell Script
12 15 (5.70%) PHP
13 14 (5.32%) Korn
14 13 (4.94%) Ruby
15 11 (4.18%) Objective-C
16 8 (3.04%) Apex Code
17 5 (1.90%) XPath
17 5 (1.90%) AWK
18 4 (1.52%) JCL
18 4 (1.52%) REXX
Qualifications
1 52 (19.77%) Degree
2 29 (11.03%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (9.89%) CCNA
4 16 (6.08%) MCSE
4 16 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (4.18%) CCNP
6 10 (3.80%) ISEB
7 9 (3.42%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.04%) ISTQB
9 7 (2.66%) CISSP
9 7 (2.66%) MCP
10 6 (2.28%) PMP
10 6 (2.28%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.90%) CCSA
12 4 (1.52%) HND
12 4 (1.52%) MCSA
12 4 (1.52%) VCP4
13 3 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.14%) LPIC
14 2 (0.76%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (8.75%) QA
3 9 (3.42%) PCI DSS
4 8 (3.04%) SLA
5 4 (1.52%) COBIT
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 45 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.42%) Snort
4 8 (3.04%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.28%) Xen
5 6 (2.28%) VirtualBox
6 5 (1.90%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.52%) Samba
7 4 (1.52%) vSphere
7 4 (1.52%) XenServer
7 4 (1.52%) KVM
8 3 (1.14%) Squid
8 3 (1.14%) NFS
9 2 (0.76%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.76%) Firmware
9 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 24 (9.13%) Nagios
2 23 (8.75%) Puppet
3 19 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (4.18%) Ansible
5 7 (2.66%) SCCM
6 6 (2.28%) Salt
7 4 (1.52%) Graphite
8 3 (1.14%) CA Single Sign-On
8 3 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.76%) SCOM
9 2 (0.76%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.76%) Control-M
9 2 (0.76%) OMEGAMON
10 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.38%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 1 (0.38%) WebInspect
10 1 (0.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 70 (26.62%) Microsoft
2 49 (18.63%) VMware
3 38 (14.45%) Cisco
4 29 (11.03%) CheckPoint
5 21 (7.98%) Red Hat
6 19 (7.22%) Oracle
6 19 (7.22%) F5
7 15 (5.70%) HP
7 15 (5.70%) Juniper
8 13 (4.94%) Apple
9 12 (4.56%) AppDynamics
10 11 (4.18%) IBM
10 11 (4.18%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (3.80%) Citrix
11 10 (3.80%) LogRhythm
12 7 (2.66%) NetApp
12 7 (2.66%) Fortinet
12 7 (2.66%) hybris
12 7 (2.66%) Foundry
13 6 (2.28%) Sun
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Travel Opps, great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
UNiDAYS
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, relaxed environment
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days hol etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Isle of Man
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Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50 per annum
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Morpheus Search Partners Limited
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London
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