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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 764 766 786
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 139 98 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.090% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.51% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 126 66 49
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £37,309 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +1.66%

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
20561 19283 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.67% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16341 15568 17860
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +27 127 £44,500 -1.11% 27
South East +29 45 £46,500 +3.62% 7
London -14 31 £55,000 +46.66% 12
Hampshire +13 18 £44,500 +4.70% 3
Yorkshire -17 18 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Leeds -11 16 £37,500 - 1
West Yorkshire -13 16 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire -3 14 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East of England -8 12 £40,000 -15.78%
West Midlands +11 10 £40,000 - 4
Reading +7 10 £47,500 - 1
Farnborough - 10 £50,000 - 2
North West -10 9 £40,000 -13.97%
Oxfordshire - 8 £46,500 -
Scotland - 8 £35,000 - 1
Bedford -4 6 £35,750 -24.73%
Bedfordshire -5 6 £35,750 -24.73%
Edinburgh - 6 £31,750 -
Cheshire -15 5 £40,000 -13.97%
Worcestershire - 5 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -12 4 £57,500 +9.52%
Bromsgrove - 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £60,000 +37.14%
City of London -9 3 £57,500 - 5
Southampton - 3 £30,000 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +3 2 £20,000 -38.46%
Cambridge -2 2 £40,000 -

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 185 (69.29%) HTTP
2 132 (49.44%) Windows
3 113 (42.32%) TCP/IP
4 94 (35.21%) Linux
5 86 (32.21%) DNS
6 84 (31.46%) SQL
7 74 (27.72%) SSL
8 70 (26.22%) SQL Server
9 68 (25.47%) Firewall
10 65 (24.34%) VMware
11 64 (23.97%) Cisco
12 63 (23.60%) Microsoft
13 60 (22.47%) HTML
14 55 (20.60%) FTP
15 53 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
16 52 (19.48%) Network Security
17 50 (18.73%) VPN
18 49 (18.35%) Web Services
18 49 (18.35%) Internet
18 49 (18.35%) Finance
19 48 (17.98%) Degree
20 46 (17.23%) Cisco Certification
21 44 (16.48%) UNIX
22 42 (15.73%) CCNP
23 41 (15.36%) JavaScript
24 40 (14.98%) SharePoint
24 40 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008
25 39 (14.61%) CSS
25 39 (14.61%) Active Directory
26 38 (14.23%) IIS

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 40 (14.98%) SharePoint
2 38 (14.23%) IIS
3 27 (10.11%) MS Exchange
4 24 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (7.87%) nginx
6 20 (7.49%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (4.49%) Apache
8 11 (4.12%) CMS
9 8 (3.00%) WebSphere
9 8 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (2.62%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.62%) Lync
11 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.50%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.12%) Joomla!
12 3 (1.12%) Drupal
12 3 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.99%) MS Office
3 4 (1.50%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Magento
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.37%) Agresso
3 1 (0.37%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.75%) SaaS
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.75%) Office 365
5 1 (0.37%) GitHub
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.37%) PaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 185 (69.29%) HTTP
2 113 (42.32%) TCP/IP
3 86 (32.21%) DNS
4 74 (27.72%) SSL
5 68 (25.47%) Firewall
6 55 (20.60%) FTP
7 52 (19.48%) Network Security
8 50 (18.73%) VPN
9 49 (18.35%) Internet
10 34 (12.73%) VLAN
11 30 (11.24%) SSH
12 29 (10.86%) LAN
13 28 (10.49%) WAN
14 23 (8.61%) SAN
15 21 (7.87%) SMTP
16 20 (7.49%) DHCP
17 17 (6.37%) Wireless
18 16 (5.99%) MPLS
19 13 (4.87%) EIGRP
19 13 (4.87%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (26.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.12%) MySQL
3 18 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.12%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.75%) DTS
9 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (6.37%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.99%) JUnit
3 13 (4.87%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.12%) Subversion
5 9 (3.37%) LoadRunner
6 8 (3.00%) Selenium
6 8 (3.00%) FitNesse
6 8 (3.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.50%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.50%) Hudson
7 4 (1.50%) Introscope
7 4 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.12%) Toad
8 3 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.12%) JProfiler
9 2 (0.75%) JIRA
9 2 (0.75%) JMeter
9 2 (0.75%) Xcode
10 1 (0.37%) NUnit
General
1 49 (18.35%) Finance
2 16 (5.99%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.87%) Banking
3 13 (4.87%) Retail
4 9 (3.37%) Marketing
5 7 (2.62%) Games
6 4 (1.50%) Law
7 3 (1.12%) Legal
7 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (21.35%) Developer
2 48 (17.98%) Analyst
3 25 (9.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (8.61%) Systems Administrator
5 22 (8.24%) Network Engineer
6 20 (7.49%) Architect
7 18 (6.74%) Support Analyst
7 18 (6.74%) .NET Developer
8 16 (5.99%) Administrator
9 15 (5.62%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.24%) Linux Administrator
10 14 (5.24%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 14 (5.24%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.12%) Designer
12 10 (3.75%) Security Designer
12 10 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.37%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.37%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (22.47%) HTML
2 49 (18.35%) Web Services
3 39 (14.61%) CSS
4 38 (14.23%) .NET
5 30 (11.24%) XML
6 28 (10.49%) ASP.NET
7 21 (7.87%) jQuery
8 14 (5.24%) JSON
8 14 (5.24%) HTML5
9 12 (4.49%) LAMP
10 9 (3.37%) J2EE
11 7 (2.62%) SOAP
11 7 (2.62%) Middleware
11 7 (2.62%) REST
11 7 (2.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (2.25%) CSS3
12 6 (2.25%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.87%) EDIFACT
13 5 (1.87%) Ajax
13 5 (1.87%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.24%) Management Information System
1 14 (5.24%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.75%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.00%) Open Source
4 6 (2.25%) Replication
4 6 (2.25%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.50%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.12%) PKI
6 3 (1.12%) Animation
6 3 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.12%) Firmware
6 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.12%) GIS
6 3 (1.12%) Blog
6 3 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.12%) Social Media
7 2 (0.75%) Streaming Video
7 2 (0.75%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 132 (49.44%) Windows
2 94 (35.21%) Linux
3 44 (16.48%) UNIX
4 40 (14.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (8.61%) Solaris
6 23 (8.61%) Windows 7
7 19 (7.12%) Ubuntu
7 19 (7.12%) CentOS
8 18 (6.74%) Windows XP
8 18 (6.74%) Windows Vista
9 14 (5.24%) Android
10 13 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.75%) Apple iOS
12 8 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (2.62%) AIX
14 4 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (1.12%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (10.86%) ITIL
2 22 (8.24%) Change Management
3 19 (7.12%) Information Security
4 17 (6.37%) Load Balancing
5 16 (5.99%) Migration
5 16 (5.99%) Scrum
5 16 (5.99%) Project Management
5 16 (5.99%) SIEM
6 15 (5.62%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (4.12%) Validation
7 11 (4.12%) MVC
7 11 (4.12%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (3.75%) Network Management
8 10 (3.75%) Cyber Security
8 10 (3.75%) OO
9 9 (3.37%) E-Commerce
9 9 (3.37%) Service Management
9 9 (3.37%) Regression Testing
9 9 (3.37%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (31.46%) SQL
2 41 (15.36%) JavaScript
3 38 (14.23%) Java
4 37 (13.86%) C#
5 22 (8.24%) Python
5 22 (8.24%) Bash Shell
6 20 (7.49%) Perl
6 20 (7.49%) PHP
7 13 (4.87%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.12%) Shell Script
8 11 (4.12%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.37%) VB
9 9 (3.37%) C
10 8 (3.00%) C++
11 5 (1.87%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.50%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.50%) ActionScript 2.0
12 4 (1.50%) Ruby
12 4 (1.50%) Korn
13 3 (1.12%) sed
Qualifications
1 48 (17.98%) Degree
2 46 (17.23%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (15.73%) CCNP
4 28 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (9.36%) MCP
6 24 (8.99%) CCNA
7 21 (7.87%) SC Cleared
7 21 (7.87%) Security Cleared
8 19 (7.12%) MCSE
9 17 (6.37%) CCSP
9 17 (6.37%) CCIP
10 11 (4.12%) CCIE
10 11 (4.12%) CISSP
10 11 (4.12%) DV Cleared
11 9 (3.37%) MCSA
12 7 (2.62%) CEH
13 6 (2.25%) CCSE
13 6 (2.25%) ISTQB
13 6 (2.25%) ISEB
14 4 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.74%) QA
2 10 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.25%) SLA
4 5 (1.87%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (14.61%) Active Directory
3 28 (10.49%) Forefront TMG
4 23 (8.61%) Terminal Services
5 17 (6.37%) Xen
6 15 (5.62%) UAG
6 15 (5.62%) ISA Server
7 11 (4.12%) Snort
8 4 (1.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (1.12%) ProxySG
9 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.12%) vSphere
9 3 (1.12%) KVM
10 2 (0.75%) pfSense
11 1 (0.37%) Squid
11 1 (0.37%) Varnish
11 1 (0.37%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 16 (5.99%) Puppet
2 15 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (5.62%) Nagios
3 14 (5.24%) Ansible
3 14 (5.24%) Salt
4 8 (3.00%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (2.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (2.62%) Nessus
6 4 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (1.50%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.12%) nmon
7 3 (1.12%) OpenView
7 3 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.75%) Plesk
8 2 (0.75%) SCCM
8 2 (0.75%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.75%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.37%) SCOM
9 1 (0.37%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 65 (24.34%) VMware
2 64 (23.97%) Cisco
3 63 (23.60%) Microsoft
4 27 (10.11%) McAfee
5 26 (9.74%) CheckPoint
6 24 (8.99%) Red Hat
7 21 (7.87%) Juniper
8 19 (7.12%) Oracle
8 19 (7.12%) F5
9 18 (6.74%) HP
10 14 (5.24%) Blue Coat
11 13 (4.87%) Symantec
12 11 (4.12%) Websense
12 11 (4.12%) Sun
13 10 (3.75%) IBM
13 10 (3.75%) Twitter
14 8 (3.00%) Facebook
15 7 (2.62%) Lumension
15 7 (2.62%) Splunk
15 7 (2.62%) Qualys
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Free parking
Posted: 1 hour ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cornwall
networx
Salary: From £21,500 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, Free Parking
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: Competative + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £18k - 27.5k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Vodafone Group - AMS
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £27k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per annum + experience dependent
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago