The first table below looks at the demand for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 24 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 37 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 42 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.07% 6.92% 12.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.53% 28.57% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 5
Average salary £57,500 - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
215 77 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.20% 24.21% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 138 47 59
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
HTTP
Hertfordshire

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

HTTP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

HTTP Salary Trend in Watford

HTTP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

HTTP Salary Histogram in Watford

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 45 (75.00%) IIS
3 44 (73.33%) Java
3 44 (73.33%) Tomcat
3 44 (73.33%) Retail
4 43 (71.67%) E-Commerce
4 43 (71.67%) Linux
4 43 (71.67%) FTP
4 43 (71.67%) SQL
4 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
5 42 (70.00%) IBM
5 42 (70.00%) Finance
5 42 (70.00%) Oracle
5 42 (70.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 42 (70.00%) UNIX
5 42 (70.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 42 (70.00%) WebSphere
6 41 (68.33%) Solaris
6 41 (68.33%) J2EE
6 41 (68.33%) Manufacturing
6 41 (68.33%) Middleware
7 40 (66.67%) DB2
7 40 (66.67%) AIX
8 38 (63.33%) JDBC
9 37 (61.67%) MS Office
9 37 (61.67%) MQSeries
10 26 (43.33%) ITIL
11 23 (38.33%) Bash Shell
12 22 (36.67%) Problem Management
12 22 (36.67%) Perl

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 45 (75.00%) IIS
2 44 (73.33%) Tomcat
3 42 (70.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 42 (70.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 42 (70.00%) WebSphere
4 37 (61.67%) MQSeries
5 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (10.00%) Apache
5 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (8.33%) Lync
7 4 (6.67%) Tuxedo
7 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
7 4 (6.67%) iPlanet
7 4 (6.67%) GlassFish
7 4 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 37 (61.67%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (71.67%) FTP
2 10 (16.67%) SSL
3 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.33%) Network Security
4 5 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 5 (8.33%) LAN
4 5 (8.33%) WAN
4 5 (8.33%) SMTP
4 5 (8.33%) VPN
4 5 (8.33%) DNS
5 4 (6.67%) SNMP
5 4 (6.67%) MPLS
5 4 (6.67%) OSPF
5 4 (6.67%) BGP
5 4 (6.67%) IPsec
5 4 (6.67%) EIGRP
5 4 (6.67%) TACACS
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (6.67%) VLAN
5 4 (6.67%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) JUnit
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 44 (73.33%) Retail
2 42 (70.00%) Finance
3 41 (68.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Analyst
2 36 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 36 (60.00%) Operations Analyst
2 36 (60.00%) Operations Support Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Junior
3 17 (28.33%) Junior Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Junior Support Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Middleware Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Exchange Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Architect
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (68.33%) J2EE
1 41 (68.33%) Middleware
2 38 (63.33%) JDBC
3 6 (10.00%) .NET
4 4 (6.67%) HTML
4 4 (6.67%) CSS
4 4 (6.67%) JSP
4 4 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (5.00%) XML
6 2 (3.33%) Servlets
6 2 (3.33%) DHTML
6 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.33%) Ajax
7 1 (1.67%) Qt
7 1 (1.67%) REST
7 1 (1.67%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.67%) Java EE
7 1 (1.67%) JSON
7 1 (1.67%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Open Source
2 3 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.67%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) Online Games
3 1 (1.67%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 43 (71.67%) Linux
3 42 (70.00%) UNIX
4 41 (68.33%) Solaris
5 40 (66.67%) AIX
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.67%) Android
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.67%) SUSE
8 1 (1.67%) zOS
8 1 (1.67%) NetWare
8 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) E-Commerce
2 26 (43.33%) ITIL
3 22 (36.67%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.33%) Migration
5 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.00%) High Availability
6 3 (5.00%) Network Management
6 3 (5.00%) Content Management
6 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.33%) Project Management
7 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.67%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (1.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) Java
2 43 (71.67%) SQL
3 23 (38.33%) Bash Shell
4 22 (36.67%) Perl
5 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.67%) Jython
7 2 (3.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.33%) MCSE
2 5 (8.33%) MCSA
3 4 (6.67%) CCNP
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.33%) CCIE
5 1 (1.67%) MCTS
5 1 (1.67%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.67%) XenApp
4 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.67%) Squid
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (5.00%) BMC Performance Manager
1 3 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
2 42 (70.00%) IBM
2 42 (70.00%) Oracle
3 6 (10.00%) Cisco
4 5 (8.33%) HP
4 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.67%) JBoss
5 4 (6.67%) F5
5 4 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.00%) Demandware
6 3 (5.00%) BMC
6 3 (5.00%) NetIQ
6 3 (5.00%) Symantec
7 2 (3.33%) SAP
7 2 (3.33%) VMware
7 2 (3.33%) CyberSource
7 2 (3.33%) DataCash
7 2 (3.33%) Ogone
8 1 (1.67%) hybris
8 1 (1.67%) Clearswift