The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 112 114 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 11 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 0.73% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 4.79% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 12
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
341 313 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.94% 15.29% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 283 285 292
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HTTP
West Midlands

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

HTTP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

HTTP Salary Trend in Birmingham

HTTP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (84.21%) TCP/IP
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 13 (68.42%) VMware
4 12 (63.16%) Firewall
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 9 (47.37%) Java
6 8 (42.11%) FTP
6 8 (42.11%) SAN
6 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (42.11%) Open Source
6 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
7 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
7 7 (36.84%) Puppet
7 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
7 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (36.84%) DevOps
7 7 (36.84%) JIRA
7 7 (36.84%) SSL
7 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
7 7 (36.84%) LDAP
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
8 6 (31.58%) Apache
8 6 (31.58%) Citrix
8 6 (31.58%) Active Directory

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
2 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
4 1 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Trello
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) TCP/IP
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) FTP
3 8 (42.11%) SAN
4 7 (36.84%) SSL
4 7 (36.84%) LDAP
5 6 (31.58%) VPN
6 5 (26.32%) IPsec
6 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.79%) SNMP
7 3 (15.79%) SMTP
7 3 (15.79%) NAS
7 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
8 1 (5.26%) DNS
8 1 (5.26%) DHCP
8 1 (5.26%) LAN
8 1 (5.26%) WAN
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (36.84%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) FogBugz
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Implementation Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Technician
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) Struts
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
3 1 (5.26%) JMS
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) LINQ
3 1 (5.26%) YUI
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
2 7 (36.84%) DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) NCDA
2 3 (15.79%) NCIE
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) XenServer
2 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
3 3 (15.79%) NFS
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
1 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
1 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (26.32%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Juniper
5 4 (21.05%) Dell
6 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
7 1 (5.26%) Yahoo!
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter
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