Period
to 18 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for HTTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HTTP over the 6 months to 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 230 252 255
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3 -46
Permanent jobs citing HTTP 31 32 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.41% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.36% 2.11% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 50
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.99% -8.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £40,250 £52,625
England median annual salary £60,750 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.65% +4.55% +4.76%

HTTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,315 1,517 1,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.46% 19.48% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1,112 1,145
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,763 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

HTTP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing HTTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HTTP 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for HTTP in the West Midlands

HTTP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HTTP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Salary histogram for HTTP in the West Midlands

HTTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HTTP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -4 12 £52,000 +35.06% 1
Coventry -7 5 £57,500 +57.53% 2
Birmingham - 5 £45,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 4 £55,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 £24,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 - -
HTTP
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, IT jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (38.71%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
3 11 (35.48%) VPN
3 11 (35.48%) QA
4 10 (32.26%) Internet
4 10 (32.26%) Firewall
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco
5 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (29.03%) Degree
5 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) PCI DSS
5 9 (29.03%) Open Source
6 8 (25.81%) Security Architecture
6 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
6 8 (25.81%) CSS
6 8 (25.81%) Python
6 8 (25.81%) OO
6 8 (25.81%) Patch Management
7 7 (22.58%) DNS
7 7 (22.58%) C
7 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
7 7 (22.58%) Network Security
7 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (19.35%) Web Development
8 6 (19.35%) Lua
8 6 (19.35%) Retail
8 6 (19.35%) Nessus
8 6 (19.35%) Nmap

HTTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Azure
3 2 (6.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
1 11 (35.48%) VPN
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 10 (32.26%) Internet
3 7 (22.58%) DNS
3 7 (22.58%) Network Security
4 6 (19.35%) 802.11
4 6 (19.35%) SNMP
5 5 (16.13%) BGP
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
7 3 (9.68%) OSPF
7 3 (9.68%) VXLAN
7 3 (9.68%) Wireless
8 2 (6.45%) DMVPN
8 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.45%) HSRP
8 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Babel
1 6 (19.35%) Burp Suite
1 6 (19.35%) Metasploit
1 6 (19.35%) webpack
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) GitLab
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.45%) Law
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
1 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
1 6 (19.35%) Penetration Tester
1 6 (19.35%) Tester
2 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Information Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Tester
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile Tester
3 4 (12.90%) Web Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 6 (19.35%) 802.1X
2 6 (19.35%) GraphQL
2 6 (19.35%) Redux
2 6 (19.35%) Semantic HTML
3 5 (16.13%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Cyberthreat
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
1 6 (19.35%) Virtual Team
2 5 (16.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (12.90%) SCADA
4 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.45%) Cyberattack
5 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.23%) Anti-Piracy
6 1 (3.23%) BYOD
6 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Kali Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (38.71%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Open Source
4 8 (25.81%) OO
4 8 (25.81%) Patch Management
4 8 (25.81%) Security Architecture
4 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
5 6 (19.35%) Asynchronous Programming
5 6 (19.35%) Cyber Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
5 6 (19.35%) Functional Programming
5 6 (19.35%) Information Security
5 6 (19.35%) OSINT
5 6 (19.35%) Remediation Plan
5 6 (19.35%) Social Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Threat Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (19.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) Python
3 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
3 7 (22.58%) C
4 6 (19.35%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) ES6
4 6 (19.35%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) Lua
4 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
4 6 (19.35%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) CREST Certified
2 6 (19.35%) SANS
3 5 (16.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (12.90%) CHECK Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (12.90%) Cyber Scheme
4 4 (12.90%) GPEN
4 4 (12.90%) GWAPT
4 4 (12.90%) OSCE
4 4 (12.90%) OSCP
4 4 (12.90%) Tigerscheme
5 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.45%) GIAC
6 1 (3.23%) CISM
6 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) QA
2 9 (29.03%) PCI DSS
3 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Nessus
1 6 (19.35%) Nmap
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (6.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) QRadar
3 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) Fortinet
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper
5 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) AlienVault
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter
6 1 (3.23%) VMware