The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 76 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 6 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.84% 1.39% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 6.32% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 13
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
HTTP
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
224 190 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.37% 22.04% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 177 165 203
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

HTTP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

HTTP Salary Trend in Southampton

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (65.22%) Internet
1 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
1 15 (65.22%) LAN
1 15 (65.22%) WAN
1 15 (65.22%) SMTP
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
1 15 (65.22%) SIEM
2 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) DV Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) VB
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 4 (17.39%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
5 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
5 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Statistics
5 4 (17.39%) Capita
5 4 (17.39%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) tcpdump
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) LAN
1 15 (65.22%) WAN
1 15 (65.22%) SMTP
1 15 (65.22%) TCP/IP
1 15 (65.22%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) FTP
2 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
2 3 (13.04%) tcpdump
2 3 (13.04%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Graduate
4 2 (8.70%) IT Graduate
4 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Statistics
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) CESG
3 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) SIEM
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Open Source
2 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.04%) Security Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Change Control
3 3 (13.04%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
1 4 (17.39%) VB
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) DV Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) GIAC
4 3 (13.04%) CEH
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Terminal Services
2 3 (13.04%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Capita
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft