The table below looks at the statistics for X.500 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited X.500 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X.500
Rank - 897 894
Permanent jobs citing X.500 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.011% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £25,000

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
20215 18714 21979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.77% 17.16% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16048 15086 17947
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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

X.500
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing X.500 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

X.500 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

X.500
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing X.500 within the UK.

X.500 Salary Trend in the UK

X.500
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing X.500 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 X.500.

1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) S/MIME
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) X.400
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Military
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

X.500
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing X.500 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 X.500. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) S/MIME
1 4 (100.00%) X.400
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Military
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Fujitsu