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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X.500
Rank 899 920 886
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Permanent jobs citing X.500 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.016% 0.019% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
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
18408 21006 19116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.64% 18.09% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15295 16594 15434
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing X.500 within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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 +24 3 £25,000 -
Bristol - 3 £25,000 -
South West - 3 £25,000 -

X.500
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) SMTP
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) X.400
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Lync
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (37.50%) Device Driver
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) AirWatch
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
5 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef

X.500
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SMTP
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
2 4 (50.00%) X.400
3 1 (12.50%) IMAP
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) POP3
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
2 1 (12.50%) Capistrano
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Graylog
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle