The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 68 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.15% 1.55% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 5.88% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -15.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
HTTP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
178 136 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.43% 26.41% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 140 121 108
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

HTTP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

HTTP Salary Trend in Slough

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Nagios
3 3 (60.00%) SUSE
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) Squid
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) ZABBIX
3 3 (60.00%) qmail
3 3 (60.00%) nginx
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) MAPI
5 1 (20.00%) Internet

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) nginx
1 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) CDMA
4 1 (20.00%) GPRS
4 1 (20.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) POP3
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Ethereal
4 1 (20.00%) IMAP
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) GGSN
4 1 (20.00%) SGSN
4 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (20.00%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) JDBC
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) MAPI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SUSE
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Squid
1 3 (60.00%) qmail
2 1 (20.00%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) VMware