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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 748 777 776
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 140 96 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.090% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.52% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 129 69 64
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £32,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%

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
20571 18433 22281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.34% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16274 14952 18254
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 16 September 2014 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 16 September 2014. 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 +18 127 £40,000 -10.61% 31
South East +16 49 £44,500 -1.11% 9
London -24 25 £55,000 +46.66% 14
Hampshire +17 24 £44,500 +4.70% 5
Yorkshire -18 21 £36,250 -3.33%
West Yorkshire -11 19 £37,500 -
Leeds -12 19 £37,500 -
Farnborough - 14 £50,000 - 4
Berkshire +5 11 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Scotland - 10 £28,500 - 1
North West -14 9 £40,000 -13.97% 1
West Midlands -5 8 £40,000 -15.78% 2
East of England -28 8 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Edinburgh - 8 £28,500 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £46,500 - 1
Reading +5 6 £47,500 -
Basingstoke - 6 £44,500 - 1
Bedford -7 4 £35,750 +10.00%
City of London -7 4 £57,500 - 3
Bedfordshire -8 4 £35,750 +10.00%
South West -24 4 £22,750 -54.50% 2
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £20,000 - 1
Nottingham -1 3 £20,000 -
Birmingham -9 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
East Midlands -16 3 £20,000 -35.48% 2
Cheshire -17 3 £40,000 -13.97%
Southampton - 3 £30,000 -
Bromsgrove - 3 £40,000 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 -

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 168 (65.12%) HTTP
2 127 (49.22%) Windows
3 96 (37.21%) Linux
4 92 (35.66%) TCP/IP
5 85 (32.95%) SQL
6 78 (30.23%) DNS
7 69 (26.74%) HTML
8 67 (25.97%) SQL Server
9 65 (25.19%) SSL
10 60 (23.26%) VMware
11 58 (22.48%) Firewall
12 57 (22.09%) Microsoft
13 53 (20.54%) FTP
14 51 (19.77%) Cisco
15 48 (18.60%) Finance
16 47 (18.22%) VMware Infrastructure
17 46 (17.83%) Web Services
18 45 (17.44%) JavaScript
19 44 (17.05%) .NET
19 44 (17.05%) Degree
20 42 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
20 42 (16.28%) Internet
21 41 (15.89%) VPN
21 41 (15.89%) C#
21 41 (15.89%) CSS
22 40 (15.50%) UNIX
23 39 (15.12%) IIS
23 39 (15.12%) Network Security
24 34 (13.18%) Java
24 34 (13.18%) Active Directory

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 39 (15.12%) IIS
2 33 (12.79%) SharePoint
3 24 (9.30%) nginx
4 20 (7.75%) MS Exchange
5 15 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (5.43%) Apache
7 13 (5.04%) CMS
8 11 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (3.49%) Lync
9 9 (3.49%) WebSphere
10 8 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (2.71%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.55%) MQSeries
13 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.16%) Joomla!
13 3 (1.16%) Drupal
13 3 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.43%) MS Office
3 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.78%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.78%) MS Project
4 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.39%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Magento
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.39%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.39%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.10%) SaaS
3 2 (0.78%) Office 365
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.39%) Heroku
4 1 (0.39%) PaaS
4 1 (0.39%) GitHub
4 1 (0.39%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 168 (65.12%) HTTP
2 92 (35.66%) TCP/IP
3 78 (30.23%) DNS
4 65 (25.19%) SSL
5 58 (22.48%) Firewall
6 53 (20.54%) FTP
7 42 (16.28%) Internet
8 41 (15.89%) VPN
9 39 (15.12%) Network Security
10 30 (11.63%) SSH
11 25 (9.69%) SMTP
11 25 (9.69%) VLAN
12 22 (8.53%) WAN
12 22 (8.53%) LAN
13 20 (7.75%) DHCP
14 18 (6.98%) SAN
15 17 (6.59%) Wireless
16 15 (5.81%) IPsec
17 12 (4.65%) OSPF
17 12 (4.65%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (25.97%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.30%) MySQL
3 17 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.10%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.78%) DTS
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.39%) Redis
10 1 (0.39%) Big Data
10 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (7.36%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.65%) JUnit
3 11 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.26%) Subversion
4 9 (3.49%) LoadRunner
5 6 (2.33%) Selenium
5 6 (2.33%) FitNesse
5 6 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.55%) Introscope
6 4 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.16%) Hudson
7 3 (1.16%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.16%) JProfiler
7 3 (1.16%) Toad
7 3 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (1.16%) JIRA
7 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.78%) NUnit
8 2 (0.78%) Maven
8 2 (0.78%) ReSharper
General
1 48 (18.60%) Finance
2 16 (6.20%) Banking
3 15 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.04%) Retail
5 9 (3.49%) Marketing
6 7 (2.71%) Games
7 5 (1.94%) Law
8 4 (1.55%) Legal
9 3 (1.16%) Automotive
9 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.78%) Back Office
11 1 (0.39%) Front Office
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (21.71%) Developer
2 46 (17.83%) Analyst
3 23 (8.91%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (8.53%) Support Analyst
5 19 (7.36%) Architect
6 18 (6.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 18 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (6.59%) Network Engineer
7 17 (6.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (6.59%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 17 (6.59%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (6.59%) Linux Administrator
8 16 (6.20%) .NET Developer
9 13 (5.04%) Administrator
9 13 (5.04%) Designer
10 11 (4.26%) Security Designer
11 9 (3.49%) Applications Support
11 9 (3.49%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (3.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (3.49%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (26.74%) HTML
2 46 (17.83%) Web Services
3 44 (17.05%) .NET
4 41 (15.89%) CSS
5 31 (12.02%) ASP.NET
6 29 (11.24%) XML
7 25 (9.69%) jQuery
8 21 (8.14%) HTML5
9 15 (5.81%) JSON
10 12 (4.65%) LAMP
11 9 (3.49%) CSS3
11 9 (3.49%) J2EE
12 8 (3.10%) REST
13 7 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (2.71%) SOAP
13 7 (2.71%) Middleware
14 6 (2.33%) Ajax
14 6 (2.33%) .NET Framework
15 5 (1.94%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.49%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.10%) Open Source
5 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.33%) SWIFT
6 5 (1.94%) Replication
7 4 (1.55%) E-Learning
7 4 (1.55%) Blog
7 4 (1.55%) Social Media
8 3 (1.16%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.16%) GIS
8 3 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.16%) Animation
9 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.78%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.78%) Firmware
9 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.39%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 127 (49.22%) Windows
2 96 (37.21%) Linux
3 40 (15.50%) UNIX
4 29 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (8.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (8.53%) Solaris
7 21 (8.14%) Ubuntu
8 20 (7.75%) CentOS
9 16 (6.20%) Windows 7
10 15 (5.81%) Android
11 13 (5.04%) Apple iOS
12 10 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (3.49%) Windows XP
13 9 (3.49%) Windows Vista
14 8 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (2.71%) AIX
16 4 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (1.16%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
18 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (11.63%) ITIL
2 22 (8.53%) Change Management
3 21 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (6.20%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (6.20%) Information Security
4 16 (6.20%) Scrum
5 15 (5.81%) Project Management
5 15 (5.81%) Migration
6 13 (5.04%) Load Balancing
7 12 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (4.65%) MVC
7 12 (4.65%) Validation
8 10 (3.88%) Configuration Management
8 10 (3.88%) E-Commerce
8 10 (3.88%) OO
8 10 (3.88%) Android Development
9 9 (3.49%) SIEM
9 9 (3.49%) Capacity Management
9 9 (3.49%) Fault Management
9 9 (3.49%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.95%) SQL
2 45 (17.44%) JavaScript
3 41 (15.89%) C#
4 34 (13.18%) Java
5 29 (11.24%) Python
6 27 (10.47%) Perl
7 23 (8.91%) PHP
8 22 (8.53%) Bash Shell
9 15 (5.81%) Shell Script
10 14 (5.43%) PowerShell
11 13 (5.04%) VB.NET
12 9 (3.49%) VB
13 7 (2.71%) C
13 7 (2.71%) C++
13 7 (2.71%) Ruby
14 5 (1.94%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (1.16%) sed
15 3 (1.16%) ActionScript
15 3 (1.16%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (17.05%) Degree
2 42 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (12.79%) CCNP
4 22 (8.53%) CCNA
5 21 (8.14%) MCP
6 20 (7.75%) Security Cleared
6 20 (7.75%) SC Cleared
6 20 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (6.59%) MCSE
8 13 (5.04%) CCIE
9 12 (4.65%) DV Cleared
10 9 (3.49%) MCSA
10 9 (3.49%) CCSP
10 9 (3.49%) CCIP
11 7 (2.71%) CISSP
12 6 (2.33%) CCSE
12 6 (2.33%) ISTQB
12 6 (2.33%) ISEB
13 5 (1.94%) CCVP
14 4 (1.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (6.20%) QA
2 9 (3.49%) SLA
2 9 (3.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (18.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (13.18%) Active Directory
3 22 (8.53%) Forefront TMG
4 20 (7.75%) Xen
5 16 (6.20%) Terminal Services
6 12 (4.65%) Snort
7 8 (3.10%) ISA Server
7 8 (3.10%) UAG
8 5 (1.94%) vSphere
9 4 (1.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.78%) KVM
11 2 (0.78%) pfSense
12 1 (0.39%) Varnish
12 1 (0.39%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (7.36%) Puppet
2 18 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (6.98%) Nagios
3 17 (6.59%) Salt
3 17 (6.59%) Ansible
4 7 (2.71%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (2.33%) Nessus
5 6 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (1.55%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.16%) nmon
7 3 (1.16%) OpenView
7 3 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.78%) SCCM
8 2 (0.78%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.78%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.78%) Plesk
9 1 (0.39%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (23.26%) VMware
2 57 (22.09%) Microsoft
3 51 (19.77%) Cisco
4 24 (9.30%) Red Hat
4 24 (9.30%) McAfee
5 23 (8.91%) CheckPoint
6 17 (6.59%) Juniper
7 16 (6.20%) Oracle
7 16 (6.20%) HP
8 12 (4.65%) F5
9 11 (4.26%) Sun
10 9 (3.49%) IBM
10 9 (3.49%) Symantec
11 7 (2.71%) Twitter
11 7 (2.71%) Websense
12 6 (2.33%) Blue Coat
12 6 (2.33%) Qualys
12 6 (2.33%) IronPort
12 6 (2.33%) Fujitsu
12 6 (2.33%) LogRhythm
City, London
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + corporate benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension, training
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Free parking
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LSTM
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, Free Parking
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + OTE £40 - £50K first year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 19 days ago