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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HyperText Transport Protocol, Secure (HTTPS)
Rank 747 822 777
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -45
Permanent jobs citing HTTPS 155 116 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.098% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.57% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 125 92 70
Average salary £50,000 £47,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -5.88%

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
18879 20458 20390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.32% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15383 16370 16541
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +56 135 £55,000 +10.00% 70
London +27 50 £58,750 +6.81% 23
South East +32 37 £65,000 +30.65% 15
North West +8 22 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Surrey +29 20 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Berkshire 0 14 £53,750 +19.44%
Guildford - 14 £65,000 - 1
Scotland +6 13 £39,000 +11.42% 2
City of London +40 12 £57,158 -4.73% 1
Cheshire +1 11 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Yorkshire +2 10 £39,750 +13.57% 1
Lancashire - 9 £46,500 - 2
South West - 8 £33,500 - 10
West Yorkshire +3 7 £35,000 -3.44% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 7 £39,000 - 1
Clydebank - 7 £39,000 - 1
Leeds +3 6 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Darwen - 5 £46,500 -
Glasgow +7 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Reading -8 4 £55,000 +33.33%
Bournemouth - 4 - -
Dorset - 4 - -
South Wales +6 3 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire +3 3 £42,000 +86.66%
Wales -2 3 £32,500 -
East of England -3 3 £27,500 -44.16% 6
Torfaen -6 3 £32,500 -
Cwmbran -6 3 £32,500 -
County Antrim - 3 - -
Belfast - 3 - -

HTTPS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 227 (73.70%) HTTP
2 104 (33.77%) TCP/IP
3 95 (30.84%) Firewall
4 94 (30.52%) DNS
4 94 (30.52%) Windows
5 92 (29.87%) Linux
6 87 (28.25%) Java
7 85 (27.60%) HTML
8 83 (26.95%) JavaScript
9 74 (24.03%) Finance
10 68 (22.08%) FTP
11 67 (21.75%) Cisco
12 65 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
13 60 (19.48%) Python
14 59 (19.16%) Web Services
15 57 (18.51%) Degree
16 55 (17.86%) SQL
16 55 (17.86%) SMTP
17 53 (17.21%) Mentoring
18 52 (16.88%) XML
19 51 (16.56%) CSS
20 50 (16.23%) Internet
20 50 (16.23%) Computer Science
21 49 (15.91%) Microsoft
22 48 (15.58%) SQL Server
22 48 (15.58%) VMware
23 45 (14.61%) .NET
24 44 (14.29%) VPN
24 44 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
25 43 (13.96%) ITIL

HTTPS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (7.47%) Apache
2 20 (6.49%) Tomcat
3 19 (6.17%) WebSphere
4 18 (5.84%) Drupal
4 18 (5.84%) IIS
5 16 (5.19%) CMS
6 14 (4.55%) Confluence
7 13 (4.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (3.57%) MS Exchange
9 10 (3.25%) Lync
10 9 (2.92%) JBoss
11 7 (2.27%) SharePoint
11 7 (2.27%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.62%) Node.js
12 5 (1.62%) WebSphere Portal
12 5 (1.62%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (1.30%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.97%) WordPress
14 3 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 32 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.19%) MS Visio
3 9 (2.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.60%) Magento
2 5 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.79%) PaaS
2 17 (5.52%) Office 365
3 15 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (4.55%) Force.com
5 7 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.62%) SaaS
7 3 (0.97%) Trello
7 3 (0.97%) GitHub
7 3 (0.97%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.65%) IaaS
8 2 (0.65%) Route 53
8 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.65%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 227 (73.70%) HTTP
2 104 (33.77%) TCP/IP
3 95 (30.84%) Firewall
4 94 (30.52%) DNS
5 68 (22.08%) FTP
6 55 (17.86%) SMTP
7 50 (16.23%) Internet
8 44 (14.29%) VPN
9 43 (13.96%) LDAP
10 42 (13.64%) SSL
10 42 (13.64%) IPsec
11 40 (12.99%) VoIP
12 37 (12.01%) SSH
13 36 (11.69%) WAN
13 36 (11.69%) LAN
14 35 (11.36%) PBX
15 32 (10.39%) ISDN
15 32 (10.39%) VLAN
16 31 (10.06%) Network Security
17 25 (8.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.82%) MySQL
3 18 (5.84%) MongoDB
4 17 (5.52%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.60%) DB2
7 8 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.95%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.95%) Big Data
8 6 (1.95%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.97%) Redis
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.65%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.32%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.32%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 24 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 18 (5.84%) JIRA
3 17 (5.52%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.22%) Subversion
5 9 (2.92%) JMeter
6 8 (2.60%) LoadRunner
6 8 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.60%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.27%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.95%) Maven
8 6 (1.95%) Ant
9 5 (1.62%) RequisitePro
10 4 (1.30%) JUnit
11 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.97%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.97%) Firebug
11 3 (0.97%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.97%) Redmine
11 3 (0.97%) Grunt
11 3 (0.97%) Bower
General
1 74 (24.03%) Finance
2 32 (10.39%) Retail
3 21 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.19%) Banking
5 13 (4.22%) Marketing
6 12 (3.90%) Law
7 10 (3.25%) Back Office
8 9 (2.92%) Legal
9 8 (2.60%) Advertising
10 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.30%) Games
12 3 (0.97%) Billing
12 3 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.97%) Electronics
13 2 (0.65%) Publishing
14 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (19.81%) Developer
2 44 (14.29%) Architect
3 32 (10.39%) Analyst
4 31 (10.06%) Technical Architect
5 23 (7.47%) Security Engineer
6 21 (6.82%) Administrator
7 16 (5.19%) Network Engineer
8 15 (4.87%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (4.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 11 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 11 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
12 10 (3.25%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.25%) Network Security Engineer
12 10 (3.25%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (3.25%) Web Developer
12 10 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
12 10 (3.25%) Salesforce.com Architect
13 9 (2.92%) UI Programmer
13 9 (2.92%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (27.60%) HTML
2 59 (19.16%) Web Services
3 52 (16.88%) XML
4 51 (16.56%) CSS
5 45 (14.61%) .NET
6 34 (11.04%) J2EE
7 30 (9.74%) HTML5
8 26 (8.44%) Ajax
8 26 (8.44%) AngularJS
9 22 (7.14%) REST
9 22 (7.14%) CSS3
10 20 (6.49%) SOAP
11 18 (5.84%) ASP.NET
11 18 (5.84%) JTAPI
11 18 (5.84%) jQuery
11 18 (5.84%) TAPI
12 16 (5.19%) LAMP
13 13 (4.22%) VXML
13 13 (4.22%) CCXML
14 12 (3.90%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.23%) Computer Science
2 28 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (8.12%) PKI
5 23 (7.47%) Management Information System
6 22 (7.14%) Mobile App
7 19 (6.17%) Data Centre
8 14 (4.55%) Wiki
9 13 (4.22%) IVR
10 12 (3.90%) TRADACOMS
11 10 (3.25%) Visualisation
11 10 (3.25%) User Experience
11 10 (3.25%) DataPower
12 9 (2.92%) Cryptography
12 9 (2.92%) Clustering
13 7 (2.27%) Mathematics
13 7 (2.27%) Social Media
13 7 (2.27%) Private Cloud
14 5 (1.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (1.62%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 94 (30.52%) Windows
2 92 (29.87%) Linux
3 39 (12.66%) UNIX
4 21 (6.82%) CentOS
5 19 (6.17%) Ubuntu
6 15 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.22%) AIX
8 10 (3.25%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.60%) Android
9 8 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.27%) Mac OS X
10 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.62%) Solaris
12 4 (1.30%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.97%) MVS
13 3 (0.97%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.65%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (17.21%) Mentoring
3 43 (13.96%) ITIL
4 38 (12.34%) Scrum
5 32 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
6 31 (10.06%) Configuration Management
7 30 (9.74%) E-Commerce
8 26 (8.44%) CRM
9 24 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (7.47%) MVC
10 23 (7.47%) Information Security
10 23 (7.47%) Coaching
11 22 (7.14%) Patch Management
11 22 (7.14%) Project Management
12 21 (6.82%) Automated Testing
12 21 (6.82%) SDLC
13 20 (6.49%) Penetration Testing
14 18 (5.84%) TDD
15 17 (5.52%) OO
15 17 (5.52%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 87 (28.25%) Java
2 83 (26.95%) JavaScript
3 60 (19.48%) Python
4 55 (17.86%) SQL
5 34 (11.04%) Bash Shell
6 30 (9.74%) Perl
7 26 (8.44%) C++
8 24 (7.79%) Shell Script
9 23 (7.47%) PHP
10 22 (7.14%) Ruby
11 20 (6.49%) C#
12 19 (6.17%) C
13 14 (4.55%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.60%) Apex Code
14 8 (2.60%) AWK
15 7 (2.27%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.30%) PHP5
17 3 (0.97%) Korn
17 3 (0.97%) Lua
17 3 (0.97%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 57 (18.51%) Degree
2 22 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (5.52%) CISSP
4 15 (4.87%) CCNA
5 12 (3.90%) CCNP
6 11 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 10 (3.25%) MCSE
8 9 (2.92%) ISEB
8 9 (2.92%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.92%) ISTQB
9 7 (2.27%) LPIC
10 6 (1.95%) CCSE
10 6 (1.95%) CEH
10 6 (1.95%) CCSA
11 5 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.30%) MCP
12 4 (1.30%) HND
13 3 (0.97%) MCSA
13 3 (0.97%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.77%) QA
2 22 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 19 (6.17%) SLA
4 15 (4.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (2.92%) COBIT
6 4 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.32%) HL7
System Software
1 44 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (9.42%) Active Directory
3 19 (6.17%) VMware ESX
4 16 (5.19%) VirtualBox
5 12 (3.90%) KVM
6 9 (2.92%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.60%) vSphere
8 6 (1.95%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 6 (1.95%) Samba
8 6 (1.95%) ProxySG
9 5 (1.62%) NFS
10 3 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.65%) Snort
11 2 (0.65%) vCloud
11 2 (0.65%) Varnish
12 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.32%) Xen
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.32%) Docker
12 1 (0.32%) LXC
Systems Management
1 30 (9.74%) Puppet
2 25 (8.12%) Nagios
3 24 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.27%) Ansible
4 7 (2.27%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.95%) Vagrant
5 6 (1.95%) SCOM
5 6 (1.95%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 5 (1.62%) WSUS
6 5 (1.62%) Cacti
6 5 (1.62%) logstash
6 5 (1.62%) Kibana
7 4 (1.30%) Graphite
7 4 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.97%) Nmap
8 3 (0.97%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 1 (0.32%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 67 (21.75%) Cisco
2 49 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 48 (15.58%) VMware
4 31 (10.06%) CheckPoint
4 31 (10.06%) Oracle
5 29 (9.42%) Red Hat
6 25 (8.12%) IBM
7 22 (7.14%) HP
8 21 (6.82%) Avaya
8 21 (6.82%) F5
9 20 (6.49%) Genesys
10 16 (5.19%) AppDynamics
11 15 (4.87%) hybris
11 15 (4.87%) SAP
11 15 (4.87%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (4.22%) Juniper
12 13 (4.22%) Nortel
13 12 (3.90%) webMethods
14 10 (3.25%) Google
15 8 (2.60%) Blue Coat
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options, 27 Days Holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days hol etc
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, bupa
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, other bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Head Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits, on-call, OT, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Share Options
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits, Annual Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago