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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 730 771 776
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +5
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 174 138 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.096%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.67% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 151 128 69
Average salary £53,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £28,500 £33,499
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%

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
18147 20706 18627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 18.15% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15099 16374 15035
Average salary £45,000 £44,261 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +43 160 £55,000 +34.14% 50
London +39 70 £56,250 +2.27% 13
North West +14 31 £52,500 +31.25% 6
Cheshire +16 27 £55,000 +37.50% 5
South East -13 24 £56,250 +26.40% 13
Berkshire +19 11 £55,000 +15.78%
Surrey +14 11 £65,000 +60.49% 3
Guildford +9 10 £65,000 +41.30% 2
City of London +39 9 £54,384 -5.42%
Reading +8 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Scotland +8 7 £39,000 +22.83%
Yorkshire +2 7 £35,000 - 2
South West -8 7 £40,500 +78.02% 4
East Midlands +2 6 £72,500 +262.50% 2
West Midlands -8 6 £56,250 +40.62% 3
West Yorkshire -1 5 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Leeds -3 5 £35,000 -6.66% 2
East of England -5 5 £27,500 -31.25% 7
Nottinghamshire -11 5 £72,500 +262.50% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 5 £39,000 -
Clydebank - 5 £39,000 -
Lancashire +6 4 £46,500 +32.85% 1
Birmingham +2 4 £60,000 +50.00%
Ipswich - 4 £27,500 -
Suffolk - 4 £27,500 -
Nottingham -4 3 £72,500 +262.50%
Darwen - 3 £46,500 -
Bournemouth - 3 - -
Dorset - 3 - -
North Yorkshire +5 2 £42,000 +86.66%

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 197 (62.54%) HTTP
2 113 (35.87%) JavaScript
3 107 (33.97%) HTML
4 93 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (25.71%) CSS
6 76 (24.13%) Java
7 74 (23.49%) Linux
7 74 (23.49%) TCP/IP
7 74 (23.49%) DNS
7 74 (23.49%) Firewall
8 70 (22.22%) Finance
9 66 (20.95%) Web Services
10 65 (20.63%) Windows
11 60 (19.05%) Cisco
12 58 (18.41%) AngularJS
13 56 (17.78%) HTML5
13 56 (17.78%) Degree
14 53 (16.83%) Computer Science
15 49 (15.56%) FTP
16 48 (15.24%) Law
16 48 (15.24%) TDD
17 45 (14.29%) CSS3
18 44 (13.97%) Scrum
18 44 (13.97%) XML
19 43 (13.65%) .NET
19 43 (13.65%) LDAP
19 43 (13.65%) Internet
20 42 (13.33%) SSL
20 42 (13.33%) UNIX
21 41 (13.02%) OO

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (8.89%) CMS
2 22 (6.98%) IIS
3 19 (6.03%) Apache
4 15 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 15 (4.76%) Drupal
5 13 (4.13%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (2.86%) Lync
7 9 (2.86%) Node.js
7 9 (2.86%) OpenStack
8 8 (2.54%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.22%) MS Exchange
9 7 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (2.22%) WebSphere Portal
9 7 (2.22%) Confluence
10 6 (1.90%) JBoss
11 4 (1.27%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.95%) WordPress
12 3 (0.95%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.22%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.95%) Magento
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.13%) PaaS
3 10 (3.17%) Office 365
4 7 (2.22%) Force.com
4 7 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.27%) IaaS
6 3 (0.95%) Trello
6 3 (0.95%) GitHub
6 3 (0.95%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.63%) Yammer
8 1 (0.32%) SaaS
8 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 197 (62.54%) HTTP
2 74 (23.49%) TCP/IP
2 74 (23.49%) DNS
2 74 (23.49%) Firewall
3 49 (15.56%) FTP
4 43 (13.65%) LDAP
4 43 (13.65%) Internet
5 42 (13.33%) SSL
6 41 (13.02%) SMTP
6 41 (13.02%) VPN
7 39 (12.38%) IPsec
7 39 (12.38%) SSH
8 35 (11.11%) VoIP
9 32 (10.16%) LAN
10 31 (9.84%) Network Security
11 30 (9.52%) WAN
12 28 (8.89%) PBX
12 28 (8.89%) VLAN
13 25 (7.94%) ISDN
14 21 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.67%) MySQL
3 14 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.22%) Big Data
6 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.90%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.27%) Redis
9 3 (0.95%) DB2
10 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.63%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (8.57%) Jasmine
2 21 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.49%) JIRA
5 9 (2.86%) Subversion
6 7 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.22%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.59%) Grunt
7 5 (1.59%) Selenium
8 4 (1.27%) Maven
8 4 (1.27%) JMeter
8 4 (1.27%) gulp
9 3 (0.95%) Redmine
9 3 (0.95%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.95%) Bower
9 3 (0.95%) webpack
9 3 (0.95%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.95%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.95%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.95%) Ant
General
1 70 (22.22%) Finance
2 48 (15.24%) Law
3 36 (11.43%) Banking
4 29 (9.21%) Retail
5 21 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 16 (5.08%) Marketing
7 9 (2.86%) Advertising
8 8 (2.54%) Corporate Banking
8 8 (2.54%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.59%) Legal
9 5 (1.59%) Back Office
9 5 (1.59%) Electronics
10 4 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.27%) Publishing
11 3 (0.95%) Games
11 3 (0.95%) Billing
12 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 92 (29.21%) Developer
2 37 (11.75%) Architect
3 33 (10.48%) Analyst
4 24 (7.62%) Security Engineer
4 24 (7.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 23 (7.30%) Senior Developer
6 22 (6.98%) Technical Architect
7 20 (6.35%) Front-End Developer
8 16 (5.08%) UI Developer
8 16 (5.08%) Network Engineer
8 16 (5.08%) UI Programmer
9 14 (4.44%) Web Developer
10 13 (4.13%) Consultant
11 12 (3.81%) Network Security Engineer
11 12 (3.81%) Administrator
11 12 (3.81%) HTML Developer
12 10 (3.17%) EDI Analyst
12 10 (3.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 9 (2.86%) Python Developer
13 9 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (33.97%) HTML
2 81 (25.71%) CSS
3 66 (20.95%) Web Services
4 58 (18.41%) AngularJS
5 56 (17.78%) HTML5
6 45 (14.29%) CSS3
7 44 (13.97%) XML
8 43 (13.65%) .NET
9 35 (11.11%) jQuery
10 32 (10.16%) Backbone.js
10 32 (10.16%) Sass
11 31 (9.84%) LESS
11 31 (9.84%) J2EE
12 27 (8.57%) Ajax
13 26 (8.25%) KnockoutJS
14 25 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 24 (7.62%) D3.js
16 22 (6.98%) SVG
17 19 (6.03%) SOAP
17 19 (6.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.83%) Computer Science
2 39 (12.38%) Mobile App
3 36 (11.43%) User Experience
4 26 (8.25%) Visualisation
5 24 (7.62%) PKI
6 19 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (4.76%) TRADACOMS
7 15 (4.76%) Management Information System
8 13 (4.13%) IVR
9 12 (3.81%) DataPower
10 11 (3.49%) Cryptography
11 10 (3.17%) Data Centre
12 7 (2.22%) Private Cloud
12 7 (2.22%) Social Media
12 7 (2.22%) Wiki
13 6 (1.90%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.90%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (1.59%) Physics
14 5 (1.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 74 (23.49%) Linux
2 65 (20.63%) Windows
3 42 (13.33%) UNIX
4 15 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.81%) CentOS
5 12 (3.81%) AIX
6 11 (3.49%) Ubuntu
7 9 (2.86%) Solaris
8 8 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.22%) Android
9 7 (2.22%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.59%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.27%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (15.24%) TDD
3 44 (13.97%) Scrum
4 41 (13.02%) OO
5 40 (12.70%) E-Commerce
5 40 (12.70%) MVC
6 37 (11.75%) Mentoring
7 30 (9.52%) Information Security
8 29 (9.21%) ITIL
8 29 (9.21%) Responsive Web Design
9 27 (8.57%) DevOps
10 25 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.94%) Web Design
11 23 (7.30%) CRM
11 23 (7.30%) Open Source
12 19 (6.03%) Configuration Management
13 18 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (5.40%) SDLC
15 16 (5.08%) Penetration Testing
16 15 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 113 (35.87%) JavaScript
2 76 (24.13%) Java
3 38 (12.06%) Python
4 36 (11.43%) SQL
5 25 (7.94%) Bash Shell
6 23 (7.30%) Shell Script
7 22 (6.98%) Ruby
8 19 (6.03%) PHP
9 17 (5.40%) Perl
9 17 (5.40%) C
9 17 (5.40%) C#
10 11 (3.49%) C++
11 10 (3.17%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.27%) PHP5
13 3 (0.95%) Lua
13 3 (0.95%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.95%) AWK
13 3 (0.95%) Scala
14 2 (0.63%) Clojure
14 2 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 56 (17.78%) Degree
2 22 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 20 (6.35%) CISSP
5 16 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 15 (4.76%) CCNA
7 12 (3.81%) CCNP
8 8 (2.54%) ISEB
8 8 (2.54%) ISTQB
9 7 (2.22%) CEH
10 6 (1.90%) CCSA
10 6 (1.90%) CSSLP
10 6 (1.90%) CCSE
11 5 (1.59%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.27%) MCP
12 4 (1.27%) HND
12 4 (1.27%) CISM
13 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.95%) LPIC
14 2 (0.63%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 25 (7.94%) QA
3 15 (4.76%) SLA
4 12 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.40%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.13%) VMware ESX
4 12 (3.81%) KVM
5 11 (3.49%) VirtualBox
6 8 (2.54%) Samba
6 8 (2.54%) ProxySG
7 6 (1.90%) NFS
7 6 (1.90%) vSphere
7 6 (1.90%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 5 (1.59%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.27%) vCloud
10 3 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.63%) Varnish
11 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.63%) Snort
12 1 (0.32%) Xen
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (6.03%) Puppet
2 15 (4.76%) Nagios
3 14 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.86%) FortiGate
5 7 (2.22%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 6 (1.90%) Nmap
6 6 (1.90%) WebInspect
6 6 (1.90%) Ansible
7 5 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (1.59%) WSUS
7 5 (1.59%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.95%) Nessus
8 3 (0.95%) SCOM
8 3 (0.95%) Cacti
8 3 (0.95%) logstash
8 3 (0.95%) Kibana
8 3 (0.95%) Graphite
8 3 (0.95%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 60 (19.05%) Cisco
2 34 (10.79%) Microsoft
3 32 (10.16%) VMware
4 30 (9.52%) Oracle
5 24 (7.62%) IBM
6 23 (7.30%) CheckPoint
7 22 (6.98%) SAP
8 21 (6.67%) Red Hat
9 20 (6.35%) Avaya
9 20 (6.35%) Genesys
10 19 (6.03%) HP
11 18 (5.71%) F5
12 15 (4.76%) Google
12 15 (4.76%) webMethods
13 13 (4.13%) Nortel
14 10 (3.17%) Blue Coat
15 9 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (2.54%) CA
17 7 (2.22%) Cognizant
17 7 (2.22%) Juniper
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, great socials!
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits, great projects!
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Options
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus per placement
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, free parking etc
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago