The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 43 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing Internet 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.65% 1.84% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 18.00% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +144.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Internet
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.59% 10.20% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 35
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Internet
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Internet Salary Trend in Lancashire

Internet
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Internet Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Internet
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
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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
Preston - 4 £32,500 -
Blackpool - 1 £40,000 -
Lancaster - 1 £35,000 -
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) VB
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 7 (53.85%) PHP
4 7 (53.85%) Web Design
4 7 (53.85%) DHTML
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) IIS
4 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
4 7 (53.85%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) XHTML
4 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (53.85%) Perfmon
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) MS Office
7 4 (30.77%) EDI
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
8 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (53.85%) IIS
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Broadband
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) PBX
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) ReSharper
2 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) AccuRev
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (23.08%) C# Programmer
1 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Programmer
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) VB Analyst Programmer
1 3 (23.08%) VB Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) DHTML
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) XHTML
4 4 (30.77%) EDI
4 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Ninject
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Web Design
3 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Document Management
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Software Licensing
4 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) VB
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) BT
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Dell
2 3 (23.08%) Lotus
2 3 (23.08%) Sage
2 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
2 3 (23.08%) Telerik
2 3 (23.08%) VMware