The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 91 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Internet 170 177 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.50% 2.67% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.57% 19.07% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 148 155 188
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Internet
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1092 928 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.05% 14.02% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 912 809 1001
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Internet
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Internet Salary Trend in the North West

Internet
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in the North West

Internet
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Manchester -11 88 £40,000 +11.11% 26
Cheshire +3 56 £40,000 - 11
Lancashire 0 12 £42,500 +77.08% 1
Merseyside +3 10 £35,000 +34.61%
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 187 (47.22%) .NET
2 143 (36.11%) MVC
3 141 (35.61%) ASP.NET
4 140 (35.35%) C#
5 134 (33.84%) Windows
6 129 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
7 117 (29.55%) SQL Server
8 109 (27.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 104 (26.26%) TDD
10 92 (23.23%) Web Application Development
11 86 (21.72%) JavaScript
12 80 (20.20%) Microsoft
13 77 (19.44%) HTML
14 76 (19.19%) CSS
15 72 (18.18%) SQL
15 72 (18.18%) BDD
16 68 (17.17%) WCF
17 65 (16.41%) Finance
18 64 (16.16%) RESTful
19 62 (15.66%) Git (software)
20 58 (14.65%) Node.js
21 56 (14.14%) Ruby
22 55 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
23 54 (13.64%) NoSQL
24 48 (12.12%) .NET Framework
25 45 (11.36%) Marketing
26 42 (10.61%) MS Excel
27 41 (10.35%) UNIX
27 41 (10.35%) DNS
27 41 (10.35%) jQuery

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 58 (14.65%) Node.js
2 35 (8.84%) IIS
3 21 (5.30%) MS Exchange
4 20 (5.05%) CMS
4 20 (5.05%) Drupal
5 12 (3.03%) Apache
5 12 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.53%) WordPress
6 10 (2.53%) Joomla!
6 10 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (1.26%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.01%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.76%) JBoss
11 2 (0.51%) Mule
11 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.51%) nginx
11 2 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 42 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.07%) MS Office
3 4 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.83%) SaaS
2 21 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.78%) Office 365
5 4 (1.01%) PaaS
6 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.51%) IaaS
7 2 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.35%) DNS
2 36 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 36 (9.09%) Firewall
3 27 (6.82%) Intranet
4 23 (5.81%) SMTP
5 19 (4.80%) iSCSI
6 18 (4.55%) NAS
7 17 (4.29%) DHCP
7 17 (4.29%) VPN
8 16 (4.04%) LAN
9 14 (3.54%) WAN
10 13 (3.28%) Ethernet
11 12 (3.03%) VoIP
12 11 (2.78%) DECT
12 11 (2.78%) HTTP
12 11 (2.78%) SAN
13 8 (2.02%) SNMP
14 7 (1.77%) FTP
14 7 (1.77%) GPRS
14 7 (1.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 54 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 31 (7.83%) MySQL
4 14 (3.54%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.01%) BODI
9 4 (1.01%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.51%) DB2
11 1 (0.25%) Informix
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.25%) MS Access
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 62 (15.66%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.07%) MSTest
3 27 (6.82%) NUnit
4 24 (6.06%) Rhino Mocks
4 24 (6.06%) Moq
5 10 (2.53%) Flash Builder
6 7 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.26%) JIRA
8 5 (1.26%) Selenium
9 4 (1.01%) JMeter
10 3 (0.76%) JUnit
10 3 (0.76%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.51%) Grunt
11 2 (0.51%) Bower
11 2 (0.51%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 65 (16.41%) Finance
2 45 (11.36%) Marketing
3 33 (8.33%) Games
4 31 (7.83%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.77%) Advertising
5 7 (1.77%) Billing
6 5 (1.26%) Banking
6 5 (1.26%) Retail
7 2 (0.51%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Military
8 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 192 (48.48%) Developer
2 130 (32.83%) .NET Developer
3 49 (12.37%) Architect
4 43 (10.86%) Designer
5 35 (8.84%) Junior
6 34 (8.59%) Junior Developer
6 34 (8.59%) Infrastructure Architect
7 33 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
7 33 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 25 (6.31%) Graduate
8 25 (6.31%) Graduate Developer
8 25 (6.31%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 24 (6.06%) Junior .NET Developer
10 20 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (3.54%) Support Engineer
11 14 (3.54%) Analyst
11 14 (3.54%) .NET Web Developer
11 14 (3.54%) PHP Developer
12 12 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (2.78%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (47.22%) .NET
2 141 (35.61%) ASP.NET
3 109 (27.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 77 (19.44%) HTML
5 76 (19.19%) CSS
6 68 (17.17%) WCF
7 64 (16.16%) RESTful
8 55 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 48 (12.12%) .NET Framework
10 41 (10.35%) jQuery
11 38 (9.60%) XML
12 36 (9.09%) Web Services
13 35 (8.84%) Middleware
14 30 (7.58%) HTML5
15 27 (6.82%) CSS3
15 27 (6.82%) WPF
16 24 (6.06%) WinForms
16 24 (6.06%) Castle Windsor
16 24 (6.06%) Ninject
16 24 (6.06%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.08%) Mainframe
1 32 (8.08%) Tandem
1 32 (8.08%) IBM Mainframe
2 31 (7.83%) Computer Science
3 29 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
5 19 (4.80%) User Experience
6 18 (4.55%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.03%) W3C
9 11 (2.78%) Life Science
9 11 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.78%) NHS
10 10 (2.53%) Informatics
11 7 (1.77%) Smart Meter
12 6 (1.52%) Open Source
13 5 (1.26%) CMDB
14 3 (0.76%) Clustering
14 3 (0.76%) Social Media
15 2 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 134 (33.84%) Windows
2 41 (10.35%) UNIX
3 32 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (8.08%) Linux
4 23 (5.81%) Windows XP
5 19 (4.80%) Windows Vista
6 16 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (3.79%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.01%) Debian
10 3 (0.76%) Android
11 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.51%) Solaris
12 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (36.11%) MVC
2 129 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (26.26%) TDD
4 92 (23.23%) Web Application Development
5 72 (18.18%) BDD
6 39 (9.85%) Scrum
7 37 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (9.09%) Project Management
9 31 (7.83%) Kanban
10 30 (7.58%) Problem Management
10 30 (7.58%) Risk Analysis
11 25 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (6.06%) MVVM
12 24 (6.06%) OO
13 23 (5.81%) Time Management
14 21 (5.30%) Product Management
15 20 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (4.80%) Service Delivery
17 18 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 140 (35.35%) C#
2 86 (21.72%) JavaScript
3 72 (18.18%) SQL
4 56 (14.14%) Ruby
5 38 (9.60%) VB.NET
6 34 (8.59%) Java
7 33 (8.33%) PHP
8 28 (7.07%) VB
9 11 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.77%) Python
10 7 (1.77%) Perl
11 5 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.26%) PHP5
12 4 (1.01%) C
13 3 (0.76%) C++
14 2 (0.51%) RPG
14 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.25%) Erlang
15 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (5.30%) Degree
2 16 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.54%) MCSE
4 12 (3.03%) ISEB
5 9 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.52%) CCNP
7 4 (1.01%) MCSA
7 4 (1.01%) MCP
8 2 (0.51%) CCNA
8 2 (0.51%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.25%) CCVP
9 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.25%) MCTS
9 1 (0.25%) MCITP
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.25%) NCDA
9 1 (0.25%) NCIE
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.25%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.29%) SLA
2 11 (2.78%) QA
3 9 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.02%) ISO 14001
4 8 (2.02%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.77%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (8.08%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.03%) vSphere
4 8 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.02%) VMware ESX
4 8 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.77%) vCloud
6 2 (0.51%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.51%) XenApp
6 2 (0.51%) Varnish
7 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.27%) SCOM
3 6 (1.52%) OpenNMS
3 6 (1.52%) Puppet
3 6 (1.52%) SCCM
4 4 (1.01%) Kibana
4 4 (1.01%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.51%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.25%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.25%) MOM
7 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 80 (20.20%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.59%) IBM
3 25 (6.31%) VMware
4 19 (4.80%) Oracle
5 14 (3.54%) Cisco
5 14 (3.54%) Adobe
6 13 (3.28%) Zend
7 7 (1.77%) Veeam
7 7 (1.77%) Dell
8 6 (1.52%) Avaya
8 6 (1.52%) Acronis
9 5 (1.26%) Juniper
9 5 (1.26%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.01%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.01%) Symantec
10 4 (1.01%) Google
10 4 (1.01%) Netezza
10 4 (1.01%) HP
10 4 (1.01%) Citrix
10 4 (1.01%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleetwood, Lancashire
NHS BSA
Salary: From £45,707 to £56,504 per annum - appropriate point on NHS Band 8b
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £21,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago