The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 32 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Internet 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.69% 4.07% 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 28.00% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 7
Average salary £20,000 £22,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Internet
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 8.97% 14.53% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 22
Average salary £27,000 £22,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Internet
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Internet Salary Trend in Bolton

Internet
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Draytek
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NETGEAR
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Draytek
1 1 (100.00%) NETGEAR
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam