The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 44 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 14 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.86% - 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% - 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
161 136 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 32.92% 20.64% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 144 102 156
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HTTP
Berkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Slough

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (55.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) XML
3 11 (55.00%) UNIX
3 11 (55.00%) Solaris
3 11 (55.00%) DNS
4 10 (50.00%) Perl
4 10 (50.00%) SOAP
4 10 (50.00%) SMS
4 10 (50.00%) NFS
4 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (50.00%) INAP
4 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (50.00%) IVR
4 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 9 (45.00%) LDAP
5 9 (45.00%) ISEB
5 9 (45.00%) TIBCO
5 9 (45.00%) Rendezvous
5 9 (45.00%) SS7
5 9 (45.00%) ISUP
5 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Wireshark
5 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (45.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (40.00%) Windows
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco
7 7 (35.00%) Juniper

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (55.00%) DNS
3 10 (50.00%) SMS
3 10 (50.00%) INAP
4 9 (45.00%) ISUP
4 9 (45.00%) SS7
4 9 (45.00%) LDAP
4 9 (45.00%) Wireshark
5 6 (30.00%) tcpdump
5 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 2 (10.00%) FTP
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (10.00%) SSL
7 1 (5.00%) IPv6
7 1 (5.00%) GPRS
7 1 (5.00%) GSM
7 1 (5.00%) UMTS
7 1 (5.00%) VoIP
7 1 (5.00%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (5.00%) Toad
2 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.00%) Introscope
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Programmer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Web Hosting Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) XML
2 10 (50.00%) SOAP
3 9 (45.00%) Rendezvous
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) LAMP
4 1 (5.00%) ODBC
4 1 (5.00%) WAP
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) WML
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) IVR
1 10 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) UNIX
2 11 (55.00%) Solaris
3 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (30.00%) SIEM
2 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (5.00%) OOP
3 1 (5.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
1 9 (45.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) RHCE
3 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) NFS
2 6 (30.00%) Snort
2 6 (30.00%) Nmap
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Nessus
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (45.00%) TIBCO
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) Juniper
5 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (30.00%) Sophos
5 6 (30.00%) Redknee
5 6 (30.00%) Imperva
5 6 (30.00%) Splunk
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) Sun
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) VMware