The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 175 64 190
Rank change year-on-year
-111 +126
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 69 276 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.98% 3.79% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 20.92% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 51 194 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1043 1319 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.80% 18.13% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 800 1047 886
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
HTTP
England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -60 46 £37,500 +7.14% 19
Cheshire -68 18 £50,000 +33.33% 15
Merseyside -13 3 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Cumbria - 1 £30,500 -
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 68 (39.77%) MySQL
2 63 (36.84%) MVC
3 57 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 55 (32.16%) JavaScript
4 55 (32.16%) PHP
4 55 (32.16%) Web Services
5 51 (29.82%) Load Balancing
6 50 (29.24%) SOAP
6 50 (29.24%) Zend
7 48 (28.07%) SSL
7 48 (28.07%) Internet
8 47 (27.49%) OO
8 47 (27.49%) Finance
8 47 (27.49%) Zend Framework
9 44 (25.73%) Firewall
9 44 (25.73%) Juniper
10 42 (24.56%) HP
10 42 (24.56%) DNS
11 41 (23.98%) WebSphere
12 40 (23.39%) LAN
12 40 (23.39%) WAN
12 40 (23.39%) Cisco
13 39 (22.81%) F5
14 38 (22.22%) Capacity Management
14 38 (22.22%) Network Management
14 38 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
14 38 (22.22%) SMTP
14 38 (22.22%) OSPF
14 38 (22.22%) EIGRP
14 38 (22.22%) IGRP

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 41 (23.98%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.68%) Apache
3 6 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.92%) CMS
5 3 (1.75%) Node.js
5 3 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.17%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.17%) IIS
6 2 (1.17%) Drupal
6 2 (1.17%) Liferay
6 2 (1.17%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.58%) WordPress
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.58%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) MS Office
2 7 (4.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Magento
1 1 (0.58%) Visualfiles
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 57 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 48 (28.07%) SSL
2 48 (28.07%) Internet
3 44 (25.73%) Firewall
4 42 (24.56%) DNS
5 40 (23.39%) LAN
5 40 (23.39%) WAN
6 38 (22.22%) SMTP
6 38 (22.22%) OSPF
6 38 (22.22%) EIGRP
6 38 (22.22%) IGRP
6 38 (22.22%) TACACS
6 38 (22.22%) BGP
6 38 (22.22%) LDAP
7 19 (11.11%) VLAN
8 15 (8.77%) DHCP
9 11 (6.43%) HTTPS
10 8 (4.68%) Network Security
10 8 (4.68%) AMQP
11 7 (4.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (39.77%) MySQL
2 23 (13.45%) SQL Server
3 17 (9.94%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.17%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.17%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.58%) DB2
6 1 (0.58%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 25 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.45%) PHPUnit
3 7 (4.09%) Subversion
4 6 (3.51%) Ant
5 5 (2.92%) Maven
6 4 (2.34%) Selenium
6 4 (2.34%) JUnit
7 3 (1.75%) Grunt
7 3 (1.75%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.17%) Gradle
9 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 47 (27.49%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Marketing
3 9 (5.26%) Retail
4 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.92%) Games
6 4 (2.34%) Banking
7 2 (1.17%) Electronics
7 2 (1.17%) French Language
7 2 (1.17%) German Language
8 1 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 90 (52.63%) Developer
2 41 (23.98%) PHP Developer
3 38 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 34 (19.88%) Firewall Engineer
5 16 (9.36%) .NET Developer
6 13 (7.60%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.51%) Consultant
9 6 (3.51%) Security Specialist
9 6 (3.51%) Security Engineer
9 6 (3.51%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (2.92%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (2.34%) Systems Developer
11 4 (2.34%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (2.34%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.34%) Software Engineer
12 3 (1.75%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (32.16%) Web Services
2 50 (29.24%) SOAP
3 47 (27.49%) Zend Framework
4 37 (21.64%) HTML
4 37 (21.64%) RESTful
5 34 (19.88%) CSS
6 33 (19.30%) .NET
6 33 (19.30%) XML
7 26 (15.20%) Symfony
8 15 (8.77%) ASP.NET
9 14 (8.19%) FIX Protocol
10 10 (5.85%) HTML5
10 10 (5.85%) jQuery
11 9 (5.26%) JSON
12 8 (4.68%) CSS3
13 7 (4.09%) REST
13 7 (4.09%) Ajax
14 6 (3.51%) EDIFACT
14 6 (3.51%) Spring
14 6 (3.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.71%) Visualisation
2 18 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 13 (7.60%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.51%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.34%) TRADACOMS
7 4 (2.34%) Open Source
8 3 (1.75%) Social Media
8 3 (1.75%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.75%) W3C
8 3 (1.75%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.17%) Online Games
10 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.58%) Economics
10 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.58%) STB
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.30%) Linux
1 33 (19.30%) Windows
2 6 (3.51%) Android
2 6 (3.51%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.34%) UNIX
4 4 (2.34%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.17%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.58%) AIX
7 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.84%) MVC
2 51 (29.82%) Load Balancing
3 47 (27.49%) OO
4 38 (22.22%) Capacity Management
4 38 (22.22%) Network Management
4 38 (22.22%) Network Design
5 23 (13.45%) Software Engineering
6 17 (9.94%) TDD
7 16 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (8.19%) UML
8 14 (8.19%) OOP
8 14 (8.19%) Unit Testing
9 13 (7.60%) Scrum
10 12 (7.02%) OOD
10 12 (7.02%) Stress Testing
10 12 (7.02%) Use Case
11 11 (6.43%) Automated Testing
11 11 (6.43%) Pair Programming
12 10 (5.85%) BDD
13 9 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 55 (32.16%) JavaScript
1 55 (32.16%) PHP
2 29 (16.96%) Java
3 27 (15.79%) C#
4 23 (13.45%) SQL
5 8 (4.68%) PHP5
6 7 (4.09%) ActionScript 2.0
6 7 (4.09%) C++
6 7 (4.09%) ActionScript
7 5 (2.92%) C
8 4 (2.34%) Ruby
9 2 (1.17%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) VBA
10 1 (0.58%) Perl
10 1 (0.58%) VBScript
10 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.58%) Korn
10 1 (0.58%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (4.68%) Degree
2 7 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.75%) MCP
5 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.02%) WAI
2 7 (4.09%) QA
3 4 (2.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) BS7799
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.51%) Snort
4 3 (1.75%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
1 38 (22.22%) HP NNM
2 6 (3.51%) Nessus
2 6 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (3.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
4 1 (0.58%) SCOM
4 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (29.24%) Zend
2 44 (25.73%) Juniper
3 42 (24.56%) HP
4 40 (23.39%) Cisco
5 39 (22.81%) F5
6 28 (16.37%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.68%) CheckPoint
8 7 (4.09%) Apple
8 7 (4.09%) VMware
9 6 (3.51%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.51%) Fujitsu
9 6 (3.51%) McAfee
9 6 (3.51%) Symantec
9 6 (3.51%) Websense
9 6 (3.51%) Qualys
9 6 (3.51%) IronPort
9 6 (3.51%) Splunk
9 6 (3.51%) Lumension
9 6 (3.51%) Becrypt
9 6 (3.51%) LogRhythm
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: DOE plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West
Conspicuous
Salary: Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Offer Competive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £7000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Incentives, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Incentive, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, incentives, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bonus/package/pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + package, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago