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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 769 788 698
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -90
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 135 132 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.65% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 94 94 153
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £59,250 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
19886 20421 21690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.01% 17.03% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15789 16239 17569
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 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 5 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 +46 117 £50,000 +17.64% 63
London +12 45 £67,500 +35.00% 21
South East +28 25 £57,500 +15.00% 18
East of England +13 20 £45,000 +16.12% 11
Berkshire +5 16 £55,000 +15.78% 4
City of London +43 15 £90,000 +50.00% 4
Hertfordshire +8 14 £33,500 -36.19%
North West -10 11 £40,000 +10.34%
Cheshire +1 9 £40,000 -
Knutsford - 9 £40,000 -
Surrey +17 8 £65,000 +30.00%
Scotland +17 8 £40,250 +15.00%
West Yorkshire +22 6 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Yorkshire +15 6 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Watford +12 6 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 6 - -
Cambridge - 6 £45,000 -
Leeds +4 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Reading -2 5 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Maidenhead - 5 £53,500 -
Glasgow +6 4 £42,500 +1.19%
Isle of Man -5 4 - -
South West -7 4 £36,750 -26.50% 7
Guildford +15 3 £65,000 +41.30%
South Wales +2 3 £16,000 -50.76% 1
Wales 0 3 £16,000 -50.76% 1
Edinburgh +8 2 £35,000 +16.66%
West Midlands -15 2 £46,250 +40.15% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £39,000 -

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 210 (76.09%) HTTP
2 107 (38.77%) Windows
3 95 (34.42%) TCP/IP
4 91 (32.97%) Linux
5 84 (30.43%) Firewall
6 83 (30.07%) DNS
7 75 (27.17%) FTP
8 71 (25.72%) Finance
9 68 (24.64%) SMTP
10 66 (23.91%) Microsoft
11 60 (21.74%) Cisco
12 58 (21.01%) SQL
13 57 (20.65%) SQL Server
14 56 (20.29%) Java
14 56 (20.29%) SSL
15 55 (19.93%) HTML
16 53 (19.20%) Python
17 52 (18.84%) Degree
18 50 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
19 49 (17.75%) VMware
19 49 (17.75%) JavaScript
20 46 (16.67%) Mentoring
21 45 (16.30%) Internet
22 43 (15.58%) Active Directory
23 41 (14.86%) ITIL
23 41 (14.86%) Web Services
23 41 (14.86%) Computer Science
23 41 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
24 39 (14.13%) VPN
25 37 (13.41%) CheckPoint

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 32 (11.59%) Tomcat
2 18 (6.52%) WebSphere
2 18 (6.52%) IIS
2 18 (6.52%) Apache
3 14 (5.07%) Drupal
3 14 (5.07%) Confluence
4 12 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (3.62%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.26%) JBoss
7 7 (2.54%) Lync
8 6 (2.17%) CMS
9 5 (1.81%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.45%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (1.09%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (0.72%) Node.js
13 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.36%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.71%) MS Office
3 12 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.90%) Magento
2 5 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.97%) PaaS
2 16 (5.80%) Office 365
3 10 (3.62%) Force.com
3 10 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.90%) SaaS
5 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.81%) Route 53
6 5 (1.81%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.81%) CloudFront
6 5 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.81%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 210 (76.09%) HTTP
2 95 (34.42%) TCP/IP
3 84 (30.43%) Firewall
4 83 (30.07%) DNS
5 75 (27.17%) FTP
6 68 (24.64%) SMTP
7 56 (20.29%) SSL
8 45 (16.30%) Internet
9 39 (14.13%) VPN
10 36 (13.04%) VoIP
11 34 (12.32%) WAN
11 34 (12.32%) LAN
11 34 (12.32%) IPsec
11 34 (12.32%) Network Security
12 27 (9.78%) OSPF
13 26 (9.42%) BGP
13 26 (9.42%) VLAN
13 26 (9.42%) Wireshark
14 25 (9.06%) PBX
15 22 (7.97%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.23%) MySQL
3 19 (6.88%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.07%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.90%) DB2
7 7 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.72%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.36%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 18 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.07%) JIRA
3 12 (4.35%) Subversion
4 10 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.62%) JUnit
5 8 (2.90%) LoadRunner
5 8 (2.90%) JMeter
6 5 (1.81%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.81%) RequisitePro
7 4 (1.45%) Maven
8 3 (1.09%) Hudson
8 3 (1.09%) Ant
8 3 (1.09%) Firebug
8 3 (1.09%) NUnit
9 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.72%) Xcode
9 2 (0.72%) Appium
9 2 (0.72%) Robotium
10 1 (0.36%) Gradle
General
1 71 (25.72%) Finance
2 29 (10.51%) Retail
3 16 (5.80%) Back Office
4 14 (5.07%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.35%) Marketing
6 10 (3.62%) Banking
6 10 (3.62%) Legal
7 7 (2.54%) Advertising
8 4 (1.45%) Billing
8 4 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.45%) Games
9 3 (1.09%) Publishing
10 2 (0.72%) Law
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (18.12%) Developer
2 39 (14.13%) Architect
3 28 (10.14%) Administrator
4 26 (9.42%) Analyst
5 25 (9.06%) Network Engineer
6 23 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 20 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (6.88%) Technical Architect
9 16 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (5.07%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.07%) Network Security Engineer
11 13 (4.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 13 (4.71%) Support Engineer
11 13 (4.71%) Network Administrator
12 11 (3.99%) Software Engineer
13 10 (3.62%) Java Developer
13 10 (3.62%) Salesforce.com Architect
14 9 (3.26%) Test Leader
14 9 (3.26%) Security Administrator
14 9 (3.26%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.93%) HTML
2 41 (14.86%) Web Services
3 34 (12.32%) .NET
3 34 (12.32%) CSS
4 27 (9.78%) XML
5 25 (9.06%) J2EE
6 24 (8.70%) SOAP
7 21 (7.61%) REST
8 16 (5.80%) HTML5
9 15 (5.43%) ASP.NET
10 14 (5.07%) CSS3
11 12 (4.35%) Ajax
12 11 (3.99%) Middleware
12 11 (3.99%) LAMP
13 10 (3.62%) .NET Framework
14 9 (3.26%) JSON
15 8 (2.90%) jQuery
15 8 (2.90%) AngularJS
16 6 (2.17%) JTAPI
16 6 (2.17%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.86%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (9.42%) Management Information System
4 17 (6.16%) PKI
5 16 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (5.07%) Wiki
7 12 (4.35%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.26%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.90%) Open Source
10 6 (2.17%) DataPower
11 5 (1.81%) User Experience
11 5 (1.81%) Clustering
12 4 (1.45%) Cryptography
12 4 (1.45%) Physics
12 4 (1.45%) Online Games
13 3 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (1.09%) IVR
13 3 (1.09%) Statistics
14 2 (0.72%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.72%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 107 (38.77%) Windows
2 91 (32.97%) Linux
3 37 (13.41%) UNIX
4 25 (9.06%) CentOS
5 21 (7.61%) Ubuntu
6 19 (6.88%) Apple iOS
7 15 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (5.07%) Android
9 12 (4.35%) AIX
10 9 (3.26%) Mac OS X
10 9 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.54%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.45%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.45%) Solaris
13 4 (1.45%) MVS
14 3 (1.09%) Debian
14 3 (1.09%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 41 (14.86%) ITIL
4 37 (13.41%) Performance Tuning
5 32 (11.59%) Configuration Management
6 29 (10.51%) Scrum
7 26 (9.42%) Project Management
8 25 (9.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (8.33%) Coaching
9 23 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 22 (7.97%) Automated Testing
11 19 (6.88%) Software Engineering
11 19 (6.88%) Penetration Testing
12 18 (6.52%) OO
12 18 (6.52%) Analytics
13 17 (6.16%) Load Balancing
14 16 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (5.43%) SOA
15 15 (5.43%) CRM
15 15 (5.43%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 58 (21.01%) SQL
2 56 (20.29%) Java
3 53 (19.20%) Python
4 49 (17.75%) JavaScript
5 34 (12.32%) C++
6 29 (10.51%) Perl
7 28 (10.14%) Bash Shell
8 24 (8.70%) C
9 20 (7.25%) PHP
9 20 (7.25%) Shell Script
10 19 (6.88%) C#
11 15 (5.43%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.62%) Objective-C
13 9 (3.26%) Korn
14 8 (2.90%) Ruby
14 8 (2.90%) AWK
14 8 (2.90%) Apex Code
15 4 (1.45%) ActionScript
15 4 (1.45%) JCL
15 4 (1.45%) REXX
Qualifications
1 52 (18.84%) Degree
2 23 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (6.16%) CCNA
4 14 (5.07%) CCNP
5 13 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.71%) MCSE
6 11 (3.99%) ISEB
6 11 (3.99%) CISSP
7 10 (3.62%) ISTQB
7 10 (3.62%) Security Cleared
8 8 (2.90%) CCSA
9 7 (2.54%) LPIC
10 5 (1.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.81%) MCP
10 5 (1.81%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.81%) CCSE
11 3 (1.09%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.09%) MCSA
12 2 (0.72%) CCDA
12 2 (0.72%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.87%) QA
2 18 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (5.43%) SLA
4 9 (3.26%) COBIT
5 6 (2.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) HL7
System Software
1 43 (15.58%) Active Directory
2 41 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.80%) VMware ESX
4 15 (5.43%) VirtualBox
5 7 (2.54%) iptables
6 6 (2.17%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.81%) KVM
7 5 (1.81%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.09%) vSphere
8 3 (1.09%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 3 (1.09%) Squid
9 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.72%) XenServer
9 2 (0.72%) NFS
10 1 (0.36%) Docker
10 1 (0.36%) vCloud
10 1 (0.36%) LXC
10 1 (0.36%) Samba
10 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (9.78%) Nagios
2 24 (8.70%) Puppet
3 20 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.17%) SCOM
4 6 (2.17%) Graphite
5 5 (1.81%) Kibana
5 5 (1.81%) logstash
5 5 (1.81%) Ansible
5 5 (1.81%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.81%) Cacti
6 4 (1.45%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.09%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.09%) SCCM
8 2 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.36%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.36%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.36%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 66 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 60 (21.74%) Cisco
3 49 (17.75%) VMware
4 37 (13.41%) CheckPoint
5 26 (9.42%) Oracle
5 26 (9.42%) Red Hat
6 24 (8.70%) F5
7 23 (8.33%) Juniper
8 22 (7.97%) HP
9 19 (6.88%) AppDynamics
9 19 (6.88%) IBM
10 15 (5.43%) hybris
11 13 (4.71%) LogRhythm
12 12 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (3.62%) Avaya
14 9 (3.26%) Apple
14 9 (3.26%) Fortinet
15 8 (2.90%) Sun
16 7 (2.54%) Foundry
16 7 (2.54%) Genesys
London
Cognizant
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + strong benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886.00 - £61745.00 per annum + GBP 4000 Retention Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886.00 - £61745.00 per annum + £4000 RRA
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31260.00 - £37199.00 per annum + £3000 RRA
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on-call support, O/T, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days a/l, flexible woking
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier Media
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefitss
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, dynamic environment
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Marel
Salary: Unspecified Salary will depend on knowledge and experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: Salary depending on skills and experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: Competitive salary depending on skills and experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
EK Services
Salary: £32,9321 per annum, with opportunity to progress to £37,541
Posted: 12 days ago
South West London
PA Consulting
Posted: 21 days ago