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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 739 779 673
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -106
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 151 126 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.66% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 109 98 165
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,430 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £63,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
19628 19046 21730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.14% 16.87% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15641 15088 17509
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,300 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 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 30 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 +42 139 £47,500 +11.76% 40
London +3 50 £60,000 +37.14% 6
East of England +24 30 £45,000 +16.12%
South East +14 23 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Berkshire +3 17 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Hertfordshire - 17 £30,750 -
Cambridgeshire +28 13 £45,000 +5.88%
City of London +12 13 £90,000 +63.63% 1
Cambridge - 13 £45,000 -
Reading +2 11 £42,500 -15.00% 2
North West +10 10 £40,000 +17.64% 4
Cheshire +5 8 £40,000 - 2
Knutsford - 8 £40,000 - 2
Watford - 7 - -
South West -15 6 £37,500 -25.00% 17
West Midlands -26 6 £60,000 +81.81% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 6 - -
East Midlands +17 5 £42,500 +57.40% 6
Surrey -4 5 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 5 £60,000 -
Leeds +3 4 £44,250 +4.11% 2
Yorkshire +1 4 £44,250 +4.11% 2
West Yorkshire -5 4 £44,250 +4.11% 2
Isle of Man -8 4 - -
Royston - 4 £30,750 -
Nottinghamshire 0 3 £40,000 +9.58% 2
Nottingham - 3 £40,000 - 2
Jersey - 2 £55,000 -
Trowbridge - 2 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £53,500 - 1

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 214 (75.62%) HTTP
2 125 (44.17%) Windows
3 105 (37.10%) Linux
4 103 (36.40%) TCP/IP
5 85 (30.04%) FTP
6 81 (28.62%) DNS
7 79 (27.92%) Firewall
8 77 (27.21%) Finance
9 73 (25.80%) Microsoft
10 68 (24.03%) Python
11 67 (23.67%) SQL
12 65 (22.97%) SQL Server
12 65 (22.97%) SMTP
13 61 (21.55%) Java
14 55 (19.43%) Degree
15 54 (19.08%) SSL
16 53 (18.73%) VMware
17 51 (18.02%) ITIL
18 50 (17.67%) Web Services
18 50 (17.67%) HTML
18 50 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
19 48 (16.96%) Perl
20 47 (16.61%) Cisco
21 46 (16.25%) Active Directory
22 45 (15.90%) JavaScript
22 45 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
23 41 (14.49%) Tomcat
23 41 (14.49%) Internet
24 40 (14.13%) VPN
24 40 (14.13%) Computer Science

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 41 (14.49%) Tomcat
2 26 (9.19%) IIS
3 24 (8.48%) Apache
4 16 (5.65%) WebSphere
5 15 (5.30%) JBoss
6 12 (4.24%) Confluence
7 11 (3.89%) MS Exchange
8 10 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (3.53%) Drupal
9 8 (2.83%) Lync
10 5 (1.77%) CMS
11 4 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.41%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.41%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (1.06%) nginx
13 2 (0.71%) Node.js
13 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.36%) MS Office
3 11 (3.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.83%) Magento
2 5 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.71%) Agresso
4 1 (0.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.07%) PaaS
2 14 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.95%) Office 365
3 9 (3.18%) Force.com
4 8 (2.83%) SaaS
5 6 (2.12%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (2.12%) CloudFront
5 6 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.12%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.12%) Route 53
5 6 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (2.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 214 (75.62%) HTTP
2 103 (36.40%) TCP/IP
3 85 (30.04%) FTP
4 81 (28.62%) DNS
5 79 (27.92%) Firewall
6 65 (22.97%) SMTP
7 54 (19.08%) SSL
8 41 (14.49%) Internet
9 40 (14.13%) VPN
10 39 (13.78%) Network Security
11 35 (12.37%) IPsec
12 32 (11.31%) LAN
13 30 (10.60%) Wireshark
14 27 (9.54%) VoIP
15 26 (9.19%) WAN
16 24 (8.48%) OSPF
17 23 (8.13%) BGP
18 20 (7.07%) MPLS
18 20 (7.07%) EIGRP
18 20 (7.07%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.43%) MySQL
3 17 (6.01%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.95%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.83%) DB2
7 6 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.71%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.71%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.71%) Big Data
11 1 (0.35%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 25 (8.83%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.71%) Subversion
3 15 (5.30%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.95%) JUnit
5 13 (4.59%) JIRA
6 11 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.18%) JMeter
7 9 (3.18%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.77%) RequisitePro
9 4 (1.41%) Maven
9 4 (1.41%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.06%) Hudson
10 3 (1.06%) Firebug
10 3 (1.06%) NUnit
10 3 (1.06%) Ant
11 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.71%) Selenium
11 2 (0.71%) Xcode
11 2 (0.71%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
General
1 77 (27.21%) Finance
2 28 (9.89%) Retail
3 15 (5.30%) Back Office
4 11 (3.89%) Banking
5 9 (3.18%) Marketing
5 9 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.18%) Legal
6 5 (1.77%) Games
7 4 (1.41%) Advertising
8 3 (1.06%) Publishing
8 3 (1.06%) Billing
9 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.71%) Law
10 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 56 (19.79%) Developer
2 36 (12.72%) Analyst
3 33 (11.66%) Architect
4 30 (10.60%) Administrator
5 25 (8.83%) Network Engineer
5 25 (8.83%) Security Engineer
6 20 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
7 19 (6.71%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (6.01%) Network Security Engineer
9 16 (5.65%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (5.30%) Linux Administrator
10 15 (5.30%) Support Engineer
11 14 (4.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.59%) Technical Architect
12 13 (4.59%) Network Administrator
13 12 (4.24%) Java Developer
13 12 (4.24%) Software Engineer
14 11 (3.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 10 (3.53%) Salesforce.com Architect
15 10 (3.53%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (17.67%) HTML
1 50 (17.67%) Web Services
2 35 (12.37%) .NET
3 34 (12.01%) XML
4 31 (10.95%) SOAP
5 29 (10.25%) CSS
6 24 (8.48%) REST
7 19 (6.71%) J2EE
8 17 (6.01%) HTML5
9 16 (5.65%) ASP.NET
10 15 (5.30%) CSS3
11 12 (4.24%) Middleware
12 11 (3.89%) JSON
13 9 (3.18%) .NET Framework
13 9 (3.18%) LAMP
13 9 (3.18%) J2SE
13 9 (3.18%) AWT
14 8 (2.83%) AngularJS
15 7 (2.47%) jQuery
15 7 (2.47%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.13%) Computer Science
2 35 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (12.01%) Management Information System
4 25 (8.83%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.95%) PKI
6 13 (4.59%) Mobile App
7 12 (4.24%) Wiki
8 9 (3.18%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.47%) Open Source
10 5 (1.77%) User Experience
10 5 (1.77%) Clustering
11 4 (1.41%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.41%) Online Games
12 3 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (1.06%) Statistics
12 3 (1.06%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.71%) NHS
13 2 (0.71%) HACMP
13 2 (0.71%) Replication
13 2 (0.71%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 125 (44.17%) Windows
2 105 (37.10%) Linux
3 38 (13.43%) UNIX
4 28 (9.89%) CentOS
5 22 (7.77%) Apple iOS
6 21 (7.42%) Ubuntu
7 16 (5.65%) Android
8 15 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (3.89%) AIX
10 9 (3.18%) Mac OS X
10 9 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.47%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.77%) Debian
13 5 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (1.77%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.41%) MVS
15 3 (1.06%) Solaris
15 3 (1.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.02%) ITIL
2 50 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (13.43%) Configuration Management
3 38 (13.43%) Mentoring
4 37 (13.07%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (10.95%) Project Management
6 30 (10.60%) Scrum
7 26 (9.19%) OO
8 25 (8.83%) Penetration Testing
9 24 (8.48%) E-Commerce
10 23 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (7.77%) SOA
11 22 (7.77%) Automated Testing
11 22 (7.77%) Software Engineering
12 20 (7.07%) Coaching
13 19 (6.71%) Business Continuity
14 18 (6.36%) Load Balancing
15 17 (6.01%) Root Cause Analysis
15 17 (6.01%) Analytics
16 16 (5.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (24.03%) Python
2 67 (23.67%) SQL
3 61 (21.55%) Java
4 48 (16.96%) Perl
5 45 (15.90%) JavaScript
6 39 (13.78%) C++
7 36 (12.72%) C
8 33 (11.66%) Bash Shell
9 24 (8.48%) C#
10 18 (6.36%) PowerShell
11 17 (6.01%) PHP
11 17 (6.01%) Shell Script
12 14 (4.95%) Korn
13 12 (4.24%) Ruby
14 11 (3.89%) Objective-C
15 9 (3.18%) AWK
16 8 (2.83%) Apex Code
17 4 (1.41%) ActionScript 2.0
17 4 (1.41%) ActionScript
17 4 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 55 (19.43%) Degree
2 24 (8.48%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (6.71%) CCNA
4 14 (4.95%) MCSE
4 14 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.24%) ISEB
6 11 (3.89%) CISSP
6 11 (3.89%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.89%) CCNP
7 10 (3.53%) ISTQB
8 7 (2.47%) LPIC
8 7 (2.47%) CCSA
8 7 (2.47%) MCP
9 6 (2.12%) PMP
9 6 (2.12%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.41%) CCSE
12 3 (1.06%) HND
13 2 (0.71%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.54%) QA
2 23 (8.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.53%) SLA
4 8 (2.83%) COBIT
5 5 (1.77%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.35%) HL7
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 46 (16.25%) Active Directory
2 45 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.95%) VMware ESX
4 12 (4.24%) VirtualBox
5 7 (2.47%) iptables
6 6 (2.12%) Snort
7 4 (1.41%) KVM
7 4 (1.41%) XenServer
7 4 (1.41%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.41%) Xen
8 3 (1.06%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.06%) NFS
8 3 (1.06%) Samba
8 3 (1.06%) Squid
9 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.71%) vSphere
9 2 (0.71%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (11.31%) Nagios
2 27 (9.54%) Puppet
3 22 (7.77%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.18%) Ansible
5 8 (2.83%) Graphite
6 7 (2.47%) SCCM
7 6 (2.12%) SCOM
8 5 (1.77%) logstash
8 5 (1.77%) Cacti
8 5 (1.77%) Kibana
9 3 (1.06%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.06%) Salt
9 3 (1.06%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.71%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.71%) Control-M
10 2 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.71%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.71%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 73 (25.80%) Microsoft
2 53 (18.73%) VMware
3 47 (16.61%) Cisco
4 35 (12.37%) CheckPoint
5 29 (10.25%) Red Hat
6 27 (9.54%) Oracle
7 24 (8.48%) F5
8 22 (7.77%) Juniper
9 21 (7.42%) HP
10 18 (6.36%) AppDynamics
11 15 (5.30%) IBM
12 13 (4.59%) hybris
13 12 (4.24%) LogRhythm
14 11 (3.89%) Citrix
14 11 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (3.53%) Apple
15 10 (3.53%) Sun
16 8 (2.83%) Fortinet
17 7 (2.47%) Foundry
18 6 (2.12%) NetApp
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + benefits, dynamic environment
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits!
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Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, great environment!
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Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 6 weeks holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
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Salary: From £62,746 to £83,661 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 55000 + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £62000 - £74000 per annum + £4333RRA + pension
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Computer Futures
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