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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 18 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 12.10% 0.71% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.91% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £33,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
HTTP
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 11 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 37.90% 7.86% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 29
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HTTP across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

HTTP
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTP across the Belfast region.

HTTP Salary Trend in Belfast

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing HTTP 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 HTTP.

1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
1 14 (77.78%) DNS
2 13 (72.22%) Apache
2 13 (72.22%) Shell Script
2 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (72.22%) FileNet
3 12 (66.67%) Data Security
3 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 12 (66.67%) Jython
3 12 (66.67%) Change Management
3 12 (66.67%) IBM
3 12 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (61.11%) Cognos
5 9 (50.00%) Java
6 8 (44.44%) Linux
6 8 (44.44%) Tcl
6 8 (44.44%) SPSS
7 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
8 5 (27.78%) DB2
9 4 (22.22%) HTML
9 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (22.22%) Firewall
9 4 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (22.22%) Marketing
10 3 (16.67%) VLAN
10 3 (16.67%) SGSN
10 3 (16.67%) IMAP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing HTTP 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 HTTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (72.22%) Apache
1 13 (72.22%) FileNet
2 12 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
3 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) VLAN
3 3 (16.67%) IMAP
3 3 (16.67%) SGSN
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) Internet
3 3 (16.67%) CDMA
3 3 (16.67%) GPRS
3 3 (16.67%) GSM
3 3 (16.67%) POP3
3 3 (16.67%) SMTP
4 2 (11.11%) GGSN
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 4 (22.22%) Applications Support Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Cognos Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Cognos Support
5 2 (11.11%) Escalation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Server Support
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) MAPI
3 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) iOS SDK
3 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
3 1 (5.56%) COM
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (66.67%) Data Security
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (66.67%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Shell Script
2 12 (66.67%) Jython
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) Tcl
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) C
5 2 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) IBM
2 11 (61.11%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec
3 1 (5.56%) Sophos
3 1 (5.56%) VMware