The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 158 172 156
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 100 86 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.46% 1.16% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.91% 7.92% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 86 66 77
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £34,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
HTTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1009 1086 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.76% 14.60% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 804 903 857
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HTTP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

HTTP Salary Trend in the North West

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

HTTP Salary Histogram in the North West

HTTP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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
Cheshire +36 61 £55,000 +37.50% 9
Manchester -31 17 £35,000 -17.64% 14
Cumbria - 13 £37,500 - 6
Lancashire - 8 £46,500 - 3
Merseyside -1 1 £23,168 -42.08% 2
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 86 (50.00%) HTML
2 66 (38.37%) JavaScript
3 60 (34.88%) CSS
4 59 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (31.40%) HTML5
6 49 (28.49%) Finance
6 49 (28.49%) Web Services
7 45 (26.16%) XML
7 45 (26.16%) DNS
8 44 (25.58%) HTTPS
9 43 (25.00%) Scrum
10 42 (24.42%) SQL
11 41 (23.84%) AngularJS
12 39 (22.67%) Windows
13 37 (21.51%) OO
14 36 (20.93%) jQuery
14 36 (20.93%) CSS3
15 35 (20.35%) Backbone.js
15 35 (20.35%) KnockoutJS
16 34 (19.77%) User Experience
16 34 (19.77%) SQL Server
17 33 (19.19%) CMS
18 32 (18.60%) MVC
18 32 (18.60%) E-Commerce
19 31 (18.02%) Cisco
20 30 (17.44%) Cisco Certification
21 29 (16.86%) SSL
21 29 (16.86%) DHCP
21 29 (16.86%) Java
21 29 (16.86%) Sass

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 33 (19.19%) CMS
2 11 (6.40%) Apache
3 10 (5.81%) nginx
4 6 (3.49%) IIS
5 5 (2.91%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.74%) Jetty
7 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) Node.js
9 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 11 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.07%) Google Analytics
2 6 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.33%) SaaS
4 3 (1.74%) PaaS
4 3 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.74%) Route 53
4 3 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.58%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 45 (26.16%) DNS
2 44 (25.58%) HTTPS
3 29 (16.86%) SSL
3 29 (16.86%) DHCP
4 27 (15.70%) TCP/IP
4 27 (15.70%) Network Security
5 22 (12.79%) LAN
6 20 (11.63%) Internet
7 19 (11.05%) iSCSI
7 19 (11.05%) VLAN
7 19 (11.05%) FCoE
7 19 (11.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (9.88%) FTP
8 17 (9.88%) OSPF
8 17 (9.88%) BGP
9 16 (9.30%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (6.98%) SMTP
11 11 (6.40%) Firewall
12 8 (4.65%) SSH
12 8 (4.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) MySQL
3 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.74%) Big Data
5 3 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.58%) DB2
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (11.05%) Jasmine
2 13 (7.56%) LoadRunner
3 8 (4.65%) Subversion
4 4 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.74%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.74%) Hudson
5 3 (1.74%) WebLOAD
5 3 (1.74%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.74%) JUnit
5 3 (1.74%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.74%) Maven
6 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.58%) JIRA
7 1 (0.58%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
General
1 49 (28.49%) Finance
2 19 (11.05%) Banking
3 13 (7.56%) Retail
4 11 (6.40%) Legal
5 10 (5.81%) Financial Institution
6 7 (4.07%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.16%) Games
8 2 (1.16%) Marketing
9 1 (0.58%) Back Office
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (40.12%) Developer
2 30 (17.44%) Analyst
3 20 (11.63%) Network Engineer
4 19 (11.05%) HTML Developer
5 18 (10.47%) Security Engineer
6 16 (9.30%) Senior Security Engineer
6 16 (9.30%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 16 (9.30%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (9.30%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (8.72%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (7.56%) UI Developer
8 13 (7.56%) .NET Developer
8 13 (7.56%) Web Developer
8 13 (7.56%) UI Programmer
9 12 (6.98%) Administrator
10 11 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.81%) EDI Analyst
12 9 (5.23%) C++ Developer
13 8 (4.65%) Test Manager
14 7 (4.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (50.00%) HTML
2 60 (34.88%) CSS
3 54 (31.40%) HTML5
4 49 (28.49%) Web Services
5 45 (26.16%) XML
6 41 (23.84%) AngularJS
7 36 (20.93%) jQuery
7 36 (20.93%) CSS3
8 35 (20.35%) Backbone.js
8 35 (20.35%) KnockoutJS
9 29 (16.86%) Sass
10 27 (15.70%) LESS
10 27 (15.70%) .NET
11 23 (13.37%) SVG
12 20 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (11.05%) D3.js
14 15 (8.72%) EDIFACT
14 15 (8.72%) ASP.NET
14 15 (8.72%) EDI
14 15 (8.72%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.77%) User Experience
2 27 (15.70%) Mobile App
3 23 (13.37%) Visualisation
4 21 (12.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 18 (10.47%) Computer Science
6 15 (8.72%) TRADACOMS
7 11 (6.40%) Mainframe
8 9 (5.23%) Management Information System
8 9 (5.23%) Client/Server
8 9 (5.23%) 3D Graphics
8 9 (5.23%) Algorithms
9 8 (4.65%) Smartphone
10 6 (3.49%) N-Tier
10 6 (3.49%) Interactive TV
11 5 (2.91%) Data Centre
12 4 (2.33%) Private Cloud
12 4 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.74%) Mobile Banking
13 3 (1.74%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.67%) Windows
2 24 (13.95%) Linux
3 16 (9.30%) UNIX
4 12 (6.98%) CentOS
5 5 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.74%) AIX
6 3 (1.74%) Solaris
7 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.58%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.00%) Scrum
3 37 (21.51%) OO
4 32 (18.60%) E-Commerce
4 32 (18.60%) MVC
5 28 (16.28%) Web Design
5 28 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
6 27 (15.70%) TDD
6 27 (15.70%) Load Balancing
7 26 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (8.72%) Performance Testing
9 13 (7.56%) Multithreading
9 13 (7.56%) Test Scripting
10 11 (6.40%) Unit Testing
10 11 (6.40%) Project Management
11 9 (5.23%) ITIL
11 9 (5.23%) 3D Programming
12 8 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.07%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 66 (38.37%) JavaScript
2 42 (24.42%) SQL
3 29 (16.86%) Java
4 20 (11.63%) C
5 19 (11.05%) C++
6 17 (9.88%) C#
7 10 (5.81%) PHP
7 10 (5.81%) VB
8 9 (5.23%) VC++
9 4 (2.33%) Ruby
9 4 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.74%) Python
11 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.58%) REXX
12 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.58%) Perl
12 1 (0.58%) COBOL
12 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.44%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (15.70%) CCNP
3 25 (14.53%) Degree
4 22 (12.79%) CCIE
5 14 (8.14%) SC Cleared
5 14 (8.14%) Security Cleared
6 13 (7.56%) CCNA
7 8 (4.65%) ISEB
8 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.33%) MCSE
10 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.56%) QA
2 5 (2.91%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.07%) vSphere
3 6 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.91%) XenApp
4 5 (2.91%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.16%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.91%) SCCM
2 3 (1.74%) SCOM
2 3 (1.74%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.74%) WSUS
2 3 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.74%) Puppet
2 3 (1.74%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.16%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.58%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 31 (18.02%) Cisco
2 25 (14.53%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.21%) Citrix
4 16 (9.30%) SAP
5 15 (8.72%) Oracle
5 15 (8.72%) webMethods
6 13 (7.56%) HP
7 12 (6.98%) VMware
8 7 (4.07%) Google
8 7 (4.07%) IBM
9 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.74%) McAfee
10 3 (1.74%) NetApp
10 3 (1.74%) EMC
10 3 (1.74%) Sun
10 3 (1.74%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.74%) RightScale
10 3 (1.74%) Meraki
11 1 (0.58%) Aruba
11 1 (0.58%) LANDesk
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + pension, incentives
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TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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TEKsystems
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
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Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
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Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Cumbria
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + attractive benefits
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Cumbria
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
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TEKsystems
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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