The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 50 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Internet 8 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.99% 2.62% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 8.57% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 6
Average salary £33,750 £23,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.33%
Internet
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 105 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 22.89% 30.61% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 97 55
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Internet
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Internet Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Internet
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) IIS
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Perl
7 3 (18.75%) PHP
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
8 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (12.50%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) Delphi
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 2 (12.50%) MCSA
8 2 (12.50%) VPN

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (43.75%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) PBX
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 4 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (25.00%) Technical Support Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Support
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
3 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 2 (12.50%) OO
1 2 (12.50%) Scrum
1 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (12.50%) TDD
1 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
1 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
1 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Straight-Through Processing
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Delphi
3 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) F5