The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 235 222 119
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -103
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 1341 1361 2680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.21% 1.26% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.83% 7.35% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1065 1092 2327
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19643 18515 22476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.18% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15881 14521 18756
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HTTP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HTTP within the UK.

HTTP Salary Trend in the UK

HTTP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

HTTP Salary Histogram in the UK

HTTP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
England -25 1247 £47,500 +5.55% 279
London -19 537 £52,500 +5.00% 109
South East +1 268 £45,250 +0.55% 56
North West -20 125 £40,000 - 26
South West +1 106 £42,500 +6.25% 12
East of England -17 106 £42,500 +6.25% 24
City of London -41 93 £51,250 +2.50% 44
Berkshire +29 88 £50,000 +17.64% 17
Surrey +44 86 £50,000 -7.40% 24
Manchester -18 68 £40,000 - 17
Yorkshire -28 57 £42,500 +21.42% 20
Gloucestershire +13 50 £50,000 +19.04% 5
Cambridgeshire 0 49 £47,500 +18.75% 19
Cheshire -14 46 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Wales +49 43 £42,500 -18.07% 9
South Wales +44 42 £42,500 -18.07% 7
Reading +5 41 £60,000 +37.14% 5
West Yorkshire -6 41 £65,000 +62.50% 15
Hertfordshire +3 40 £42,500 -19.81% 1
Cambridge +5 39 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Leeds -6 39 £65,000 +62.50% 11
Bristol -19 35 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Watford -2 32 £42,500 -
Hampshire -26 30 £47,750 +12.35% 4
Cardiff +23 29 £41,250 +32.00% 5
Scotland +15 29 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Oxfordshire +15 27 £23,500 -53.00% 6
West Midlands -51 25 £36,750 -8.12% 19
Edinburgh +3 20 £42,500 +6.25%
Chester +20 17 £55,000 +9.45% 4

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1260 (43.75%) Linux
2 1156 (40.14%) Java
3 1047 (36.35%) HTML
4 999 (34.69%) SQL
5 945 (32.81%) JavaScript
6 922 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
7 852 (29.58%) CSS
8 834 (28.96%) Windows
9 793 (27.53%) XML
10 689 (23.92%) TCP/IP
11 616 (21.39%) Web Services
12 594 (20.63%) Tomcat
13 590 (20.49%) Apache
14 581 (20.17%) DNS
15 563 (19.55%) .NET
16 541 (18.78%) SQL Server
17 523 (18.16%) Oracle
18 522 (18.13%) MySQL
19 511 (17.74%) Degree
20 509 (17.67%) UNIX
21 496 (17.22%) C#
22 451 (15.66%) SOAP
23 431 (14.97%) Internet
24 427 (14.83%) MVC
25 420 (14.58%) TDD
25 420 (14.58%) jQuery
26 414 (14.38%) Microsoft
27 408 (14.17%) Finance
28 405 (14.06%) Perl
29 402 (13.96%) Scrum

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 594 (20.63%) Tomcat
2 590 (20.49%) Apache
3 309 (10.73%) IIS
4 265 (9.20%) WebSphere
5 135 (4.69%) nginx
6 126 (4.38%) Node.js
6 126 (4.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 116 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
8 112 (3.89%) Apache Solr
9 109 (3.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 104 (3.61%) JBoss
11 83 (2.88%) WebLogic
12 79 (2.74%) CMS
13 77 (2.67%) SharePoint
14 72 (2.50%) MQSeries
15 46 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
16 37 (1.28%) MS Exchange
17 35 (1.22%) GlassFish
18 32 (1.11%) Drupal
18 32 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 161 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 69 (2.40%) MS Office
3 9 (0.31%) SPSS
4 8 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.24%) ArcView
6 5 (0.17%) MS Project
7 4 (0.14%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.10%) Mingle
9 2 (0.069%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 21 (0.73%) RMDS
2 15 (0.52%) Oracle HRMS
3 14 (0.49%) Oracle Payroll
4 13 (0.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (0.35%) Fredhopper
6 9 (0.31%) Magento
6 9 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.17%) SAP R/3
8 5 (0.17%) Summit
8 5 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.17%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 5 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (0.14%) osCommerce
9 4 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
9 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.10%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 135 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (2.81%) SaaS
3 62 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (0.97%) GitHub
7 26 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (0.76%) PaaS
9 21 (0.73%) Heroku
10 16 (0.56%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
12 13 (0.45%) IaaS
13 12 (0.42%) Route 53
14 11 (0.38%) Google App Engine
15 10 (0.35%) Office 365
16 9 (0.31%) Basecamp
17 7 (0.24%) Joyent
18 6 (0.21%) OpenShift
19 5 (0.17%) Trello
19 5 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 689 (23.92%) TCP/IP
2 581 (20.17%) DNS
3 431 (14.97%) Internet
4 351 (12.19%) SSL
5 338 (11.74%) Firewall
6 312 (10.83%) FTP
7 304 (10.56%) SMTP
8 208 (7.22%) DHCP
9 187 (6.49%) LDAP
10 169 (5.87%) SAN
11 168 (5.83%) HTTPS
12 149 (5.17%) VPN
13 146 (5.07%) LAN
14 141 (4.90%) WAN
15 128 (4.44%) SSH
16 94 (3.26%) Wireshark
17 79 (2.74%) SNMP
18 76 (2.64%) VLAN
19 74 (2.57%) IPsec
19 74 (2.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 522 (18.13%) MySQL
3 194 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 158 (5.49%) NoSQL
4 158 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
5 135 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 118 (4.10%) DB2
7 95 (3.30%) RDBMS
8 85 (2.95%) Oracle Database
9 79 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 79 (2.74%) Hadoop
10 71 (2.47%) Big Data
11 66 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
12 59 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 56 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 42 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
15 39 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (1.08%) Redis
17 24 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
18 22 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 374 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 254 (8.82%) Subversion
3 217 (7.53%) Jenkins
4 206 (7.15%) Maven
5 171 (5.94%) Selenium
6 150 (5.21%) Eclipse
7 125 (4.34%) JIRA
8 121 (4.20%) JUnit
9 99 (3.44%) Ant
10 82 (2.85%) Visual Studio
10 82 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 65 (2.26%) Mockito
12 53 (1.84%) Cucumber
13 48 (1.67%) Hudson
14 41 (1.42%) Jasmine
15 34 (1.18%) YourKit
16 33 (1.15%) Mercurial
17 32 (1.11%) TeamCity
18 30 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
19 29 (1.01%) LoadRunner
General
1 408 (14.17%) Finance
2 201 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 163 (5.66%) Marketing
4 147 (5.10%) Retail
5 84 (2.92%) Games
6 80 (2.78%) Banking
7 72 (2.50%) Advertising
8 54 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 33 (1.15%) Aerospace
10 30 (1.04%) Publishing
11 25 (0.87%) Electronics
12 21 (0.73%) Law
13 18 (0.63%) Military
14 16 (0.56%) Legal
14 16 (0.56%) German Language
15 14 (0.49%) Local Government
15 14 (0.49%) Back Office
16 12 (0.42%) Multimedia
17 11 (0.38%) French Language
17 11 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1177 (40.87%) Developer
2 383 (13.30%) Java Developer
3 317 (11.01%) Analyst
4 201 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 190 (6.60%) Architect
6 187 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 177 (6.15%) Administrator
8 144 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 128 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
10 115 (3.99%) C# Developer
11 113 (3.92%) Web Developer
12 112 (3.89%) Consultant
13 111 (3.85%) Network Engineer
14 110 (3.82%) Linux Administrator
15 109 (3.78%) Support Analyst
16 101 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
17 97 (3.37%) Support Engineer
17 97 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
18 91 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
19 85 (2.95%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1047 (36.35%) HTML
2 852 (29.58%) CSS
3 793 (27.53%) XML
4 616 (21.39%) Web Services
5 563 (19.55%) .NET
6 451 (15.66%) SOAP
7 420 (14.58%) jQuery
8 367 (12.74%) J2EE
9 341 (11.84%) Spring
10 332 (11.53%) REST
11 313 (10.87%) HTML5
12 310 (10.76%) ASP.NET
13 293 (10.17%) JSON
14 240 (8.33%) RESTful
15 211 (7.33%) Hibernate
16 176 (6.11%) Ajax
17 172 (5.97%) CSS3
18 168 (5.83%) Middleware
19 165 (5.73%) JSP
20 161 (5.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 299 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 294 (10.21%) Computer Science
3 199 (6.91%) Open Source
4 138 (4.79%) Mobile App
5 112 (3.89%) Client/Server
6 102 (3.54%) User Experience
7 94 (3.26%) Management Information System
8 86 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
9 83 (2.88%) N-Tier
10 81 (2.81%) Clustering
11 74 (2.57%) iPad
12 55 (1.91%) PKI
13 52 (1.81%) iPhone
14 44 (1.53%) Algorithms
15 36 (1.25%) Visualisation
16 35 (1.22%) Digital Media
17 29 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
18 26 (0.90%) Data Structures
18 26 (0.90%) Blog
18 26 (0.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1260 (43.75%) Linux
2 834 (28.96%) Windows
3 509 (17.67%) UNIX
4 230 (7.99%) Solaris
5 166 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 153 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 143 (4.97%) CentOS
8 136 (4.72%) Android
9 119 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 96 (3.33%) Apple iOS
11 67 (2.33%) AIX
12 66 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 64 (2.22%) Ubuntu
14 47 (1.63%) Debian
15 35 (1.22%) Windows 7
16 28 (0.97%) Mac OS X
17 27 (0.94%) Windows XP
18 24 (0.83%) Windows Phone
19 22 (0.76%) SUSE
20 21 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 922 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
2 427 (14.83%) MVC
3 420 (14.58%) TDD
4 402 (13.96%) Scrum
5 366 (12.71%) OO
6 365 (12.67%) E-Commerce
7 302 (10.49%) Software Engineering
8 298 (10.35%) Continuous Integration
9 267 (9.27%) SOA
10 237 (8.23%) ITIL
11 232 (8.06%) Mentoring
12 223 (7.74%) Unit Testing
13 218 (7.57%) DevOps
14 159 (5.52%) BDD
15 152 (5.28%) OOP
16 144 (5.00%) Multithreading
17 139 (4.83%) Configuration Management
18 133 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
19 126 (4.38%) Load Balancing
20 116 (4.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1156 (40.14%) Java
2 999 (34.69%) SQL
3 945 (32.81%) JavaScript
4 496 (17.22%) C#
5 405 (14.06%) Perl
6 383 (13.30%) Python
7 311 (10.80%) PHP
8 282 (9.79%) Bash Shell
9 249 (8.65%) C++
10 196 (6.81%) Ruby
11 175 (6.08%) C
12 100 (3.47%) T-SQL
13 95 (3.30%) PowerShell
14 88 (3.06%) Scala
14 88 (3.06%) Shell Script
15 83 (2.88%) XPath
16 76 (2.64%) Objective-C
17 72 (2.50%) PL/SQL
18 38 (1.32%) Groovy
19 33 (1.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 511 (17.74%) Degree
2 184 (6.39%) Security Cleared
3 123 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 109 (3.78%) Cisco Certification
5 78 (2.71%) CCNA
6 60 (2.08%) CCNP
7 52 (1.81%) DV Cleared
8 47 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (1.01%) ISEB
10 28 (0.97%) MCSE
11 26 (0.90%) Sun Certification
12 24 (0.83%) GCIA
13 22 (0.76%) CISSP
14 21 (0.73%) JNCIP
15 19 (0.66%) GCIH
15 19 (0.66%) CCIE
16 17 (0.59%) PhD
16 17 (0.59%) GIAC
17 16 (0.56%) ISTQB
18 15 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (6.25%) QA
2 58 (2.01%) SLA
3 32 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.38%) WAI
6 10 (0.35%) HL7
7 9 (0.31%) COBIT
8 6 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.17%) COSO
10 3 (0.10%) RosettaNet
11 1 (0.035%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.035%) JTAG
11 1 (0.035%) GAAP
11 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 217 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 135 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 80 (2.78%) NFS
4 55 (1.91%) Hyper-V
5 45 (1.56%) Xen
6 44 (1.53%) Snort
7 39 (1.35%) Varnish
8 37 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
8 37 (1.28%) Squid
9 35 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
10 33 (1.15%) KVM
11 28 (0.97%) vSphere
12 25 (0.87%) Firmware
13 23 (0.80%) SRDF
14 21 (0.73%) Postfix
15 20 (0.69%) Samba
16 17 (0.59%) Docker
17 16 (0.56%) VMware ESX
18 15 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
19 11 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 270 (9.38%) Puppet
2 210 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (3.23%) Nagios
4 45 (1.56%) Vagrant
5 43 (1.49%) Ansible
6 27 (0.94%) Tivoli
7 23 (0.80%) SCCM
8 22 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
9 21 (0.73%) SCOM
10 18 (0.63%) Salt
11 16 (0.56%) Capistrano
12 15 (0.52%) CFEngine
12 15 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 14 (0.49%) Cacti
13 14 (0.49%) WSUS
14 13 (0.45%) Zenoss
14 13 (0.45%) logstash
15 12 (0.42%) yum
15 12 (0.42%) ZABBIX
16 11 (0.38%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 523 (18.16%) Oracle
2 414 (14.38%) Microsoft
3 332 (11.53%) VMware
4 281 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 242 (8.40%) IBM
6 191 (6.63%) Cisco
7 101 (3.51%) F5
8 73 (2.53%) Sun
9 69 (2.40%) HP
10 68 (2.36%) Google
11 67 (2.33%) hybris
11 67 (2.33%) Juniper
12 61 (2.12%) SAP
13 60 (2.08%) Sybase
14 59 (2.05%) Citrix
15 46 (1.60%) CheckPoint
16 43 (1.49%) NetApp
16 43 (1.49%) Twitter
17 39 (1.35%) EMC
18 34 (1.18%) Intel
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + benefit package + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago