The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Rank 184 146 140
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -6
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 38 65 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 1.19% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 7.28% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 34 63 57
Average salary £53,750 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.61% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
HTTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
927 893 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.55% 16.41% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 750 756 663
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

HTTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

HTTP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HTTP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

HTTP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

HTTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Birmingham -16 21 £62,500 +31.57% 12
Warwickshire +6 10 £29,000 -18.30% 6
Staffordshire -22 3 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Worcestershire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Solihull +3 1 £20,000 -42.85% 5
Coventry -18 1 £28,000 -17.03% 3
HTTP
England

HTTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 48 (63.16%) Linux
2 35 (46.05%) Java
3 33 (43.42%) Windows
4 30 (39.47%) TCP/IP
4 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (36.84%) SSL
6 26 (34.21%) VMware
6 26 (34.21%) Puppet
7 25 (32.89%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (32.89%) Open Source
8 24 (31.58%) LDAP
9 22 (28.95%) Firewall
10 20 (26.32%) SQL
10 20 (26.32%) DevOps
11 19 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 18 (23.68%) Waterfall
12 18 (23.68%) Apache
12 18 (23.68%) Scrum
13 17 (22.37%) Jenkins
13 17 (22.37%) Vagrant
13 17 (22.37%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
13 17 (22.37%) JIRA
14 16 (21.05%) Bash Shell
14 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
14 16 (21.05%) MS Excel
15 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
15 15 (19.74%) Cisco
15 15 (19.74%) SAN
16 14 (18.42%) MySQL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (23.68%) Apache
2 10 (13.16%) IIS
3 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.58%) WordPress
3 5 (6.58%) Moodle
4 3 (3.95%) nginx
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 16 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
3 3 (3.95%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (39.47%) TCP/IP
2 28 (36.84%) SSL
3 24 (31.58%) LDAP
4 22 (28.95%) Firewall
5 15 (19.74%) SAN
6 12 (15.79%) DNS
7 9 (11.84%) VLAN
8 8 (10.53%) FTP
9 6 (7.89%) SSH
10 5 (6.58%) SMTP
10 5 (6.58%) DHCP
11 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
11 3 (3.95%) SNMP
11 3 (3.95%) VPN
11 3 (3.95%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.95%) NAS
11 3 (3.95%) IPsec
12 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (2.63%) Network Security
12 2 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) MySQL
3 8 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (9.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.63%) OLTP
6 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (22.37%) JIRA
1 17 (22.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) Hudson
2 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Publishing
3 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.95%) Marketing
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Developer
2 10 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Senior Developer
3 9 (11.84%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Administrator
4 8 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Storage Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Flash Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Systems Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) HTML
1 10 (13.16%) .NET
2 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
2 9 (11.84%) CSS
2 9 (11.84%) XML
3 8 (10.53%) Web Services
4 7 (9.21%) LAMP
4 7 (9.21%) Middleware
4 7 (9.21%) SOAP
5 4 (5.26%) Classic ASP
6 3 (3.95%) DHTML
6 3 (3.95%) J2EE
6 3 (3.95%) XSLT
6 3 (3.95%) JMS
6 3 (3.95%) Flash
6 3 (3.95%) Apache Flex
7 2 (2.63%) WCF
7 2 (2.63%) .NET Remoting
7 2 (2.63%) Struts
7 2 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) Open Source
2 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.95%) Replication
5 3 (3.95%) Clustering
5 3 (3.95%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.63%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.63%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.32%) Blog
7 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (63.16%) Linux
2 33 (43.42%) Windows
3 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
3 5 (6.58%) CentOS
4 3 (3.95%) UNIX
4 3 (3.95%) Debian
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.89%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (26.32%) DevOps
4 18 (23.68%) Waterfall
4 18 (23.68%) Scrum
5 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.84%) Load Balancing
7 8 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.89%) Time Management
8 6 (7.89%) OO
9 5 (6.58%) SOA
9 5 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.58%) Content Management
9 5 (6.58%) Change Control
10 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.95%) Data Management
10 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.95%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) Java
2 20 (26.32%) SQL
3 16 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 14 (18.42%) PHP
5 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.84%) Perl
6 9 (11.84%) C#
7 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
8 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.95%) ActionScript 3.0
9 3 (3.95%) XPath
9 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.95%) ActionScript
9 3 (3.95%) Python
10 2 (2.63%) C
10 2 (2.63%) VB6
10 2 (2.63%) VB
11 1 (1.32%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 19 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) NCDA
4 3 (3.95%) NCIE
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.21%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (7.89%) vSphere
6 4 (5.26%) Shibboleth
7 3 (3.95%) XenServer
7 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.95%) NFS
8 2 (2.63%) Samba
8 2 (2.63%) Squid
8 2 (2.63%) Postfix
9 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (34.21%) Puppet
2 17 (22.37%) Vagrant
2 17 (22.37%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (11.84%) WSUS
4 7 (9.21%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.95%) Nagios
5 3 (3.95%) logstash
6 1 (1.32%) Kibana
6 1 (1.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) VMware
2 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 15 (19.74%) Cisco
4 12 (15.79%) NetApp
5 10 (13.16%) Dell
6 8 (10.53%) Oracle
7 7 (9.21%) Altiris
8 5 (6.58%) EMC
8 5 (6.58%) Citrix
8 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.26%) JBoss
10 3 (3.95%) Juniper
11 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.63%) IBM
11 2 (2.63%) HP
11 2 (2.63%) Brocade
12 1 (1.32%) Zend
12 1 (1.32%) SEEBURGER
12 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
12 1 (1.32%) Twitter
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Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
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