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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
England / North West
Rank 91 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Internet 187 150 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.15% 2.70% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.85% 17.86% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 146 140 172
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +9.33%

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
856 840 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.40% 15.12% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 670 693 917
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Internet as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 133 £42,500 -10.52% 35
Cheshire +22 29 £25,000 - 16
Lancashire -1 14 £25,000 -23.07% 10
Merseyside -14 11 £35,250 +38.78% 5
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Internet.

1 138 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (28.06%) SQL Server
3 97 (26.94%) Firewall
4 92 (25.56%) Windows
5 91 (25.28%) DNS
6 88 (24.44%) Active Directory
7 87 (24.17%) .NET
8 82 (22.78%) MVC
9 81 (22.50%) ASP.NET
10 80 (22.22%) C#
11 74 (20.56%) WAN
12 73 (20.28%) TDD
13 69 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 65 (18.06%) Microsoft
15 62 (17.22%) Telecoms
15 62 (17.22%) SQL
15 62 (17.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 60 (16.67%) WCF
17 59 (16.39%) Linux
18 57 (15.83%) HTML
19 56 (15.56%) JavaScript
20 54 (15.00%) Web Application Development
21 53 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
22 49 (13.61%) Network Management
23 48 (13.33%) CSS
23 48 (13.33%) Cisco
23 48 (13.33%) VMware
24 46 (12.78%) Scrum
25 45 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
26 43 (11.94%) Ethernet

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 23 (6.39%) IIS
2 19 (5.28%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (3.61%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.22%) Apache
4 8 (2.22%) CMS
5 7 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (1.39%) Drupal
6 5 (1.39%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.11%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.56%) nginx
9 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.56%) WordPress
10 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.33%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (9.17%) Amazon S3
3 31 (8.61%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (5.00%) Office 365
5 17 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (1.94%) PaaS
8 6 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (1.67%) SaaS
9 5 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.39%) IaaS
10 4 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.83%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.56%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 97 (26.94%) Firewall
2 91 (25.28%) DNS
3 74 (20.56%) WAN
4 43 (11.94%) Ethernet
5 36 (10.00%) VLAN
6 35 (9.72%) DHCP
7 33 (9.17%) LAN
7 33 (9.17%) Network Security
8 32 (8.89%) TCP/IP
9 31 (8.61%) Intrusion Detection
10 28 (7.78%) TACACS
11 27 (7.50%) Broadband
11 27 (7.50%) WLAN
12 24 (6.67%) BGP
13 23 (6.39%) MPLS
13 23 (6.39%) VoIP
14 21 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (4.17%) NAS
15 15 (4.17%) SMTP
16 14 (3.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (28.06%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.28%) MySQL
5 17 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (3.89%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (1.94%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.11%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.56%) DB2
12 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.28%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.94%) MSTest
3 19 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (5.00%) NUnit
5 17 (4.72%) Moq
5 17 (4.72%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (2.50%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.22%) Selenium
8 6 (1.67%) Maven
9 5 (1.39%) JUnit
10 2 (0.56%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.56%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.56%) Gradle
10 2 (0.56%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (17.22%) Telecoms
2 35 (9.72%) Games
3 22 (6.11%) Marketing
4 21 (5.83%) Finance
5 9 (2.50%) Banking
6 5 (1.39%) Legal
7 4 (1.11%) Law
7 4 (1.11%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.83%) Electronics
8 3 (0.83%) Retail
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (30.00%) Developer
2 65 (18.06%) .NET Developer
3 32 (8.89%) Internet Developer
4 30 (8.33%) Analyst
5 25 (6.94%) Network Engineer
6 24 (6.67%) Junior
6 24 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 22 (6.11%) Junior Developer
8 18 (5.00%) Graduate
9 17 (4.72%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 17 (4.72%) Graduate Developer
9 17 (4.72%) Junior .NET Developer
10 16 (4.44%) Network Security Manager
10 16 (4.44%) PHP Developer
10 16 (4.44%) Security Manager
11 15 (4.17%) Administrator
11 15 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
12 14 (3.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (3.89%) Senior DBA
12 14 (3.89%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (24.17%) .NET
2 81 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 69 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 62 (17.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 60 (16.67%) WCF
6 57 (15.83%) HTML
7 48 (13.33%) CSS
8 41 (11.39%) .NET Framework
8 41 (11.39%) Web Services
9 35 (9.72%) jQuery
10 29 (8.06%) AngularJS
11 20 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (5.56%) Entity Framework
11 20 (5.56%) WPF
12 18 (5.00%) HTML5
12 18 (5.00%) Node.js
12 18 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 18 (5.00%) WinForms
13 17 (4.72%) Castle Windsor
13 17 (4.72%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 27 (7.50%) NHS
4 23 (6.39%) Internet of Things
5 20 (5.56%) User Experience
6 17 (4.72%) Inversion of Control
7 12 (3.33%) Telematics
8 10 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (2.50%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.50%) W3C
10 8 (2.22%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.67%) CAN bus
11 6 (1.67%) Informatics
11 6 (1.67%) Social Media
11 6 (1.67%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.39%) Statistics
13 4 (1.11%) Digital Media
13 4 (1.11%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 92 (25.56%) Windows
2 59 (16.39%) Linux
3 28 (7.78%) Windows Server
4 15 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (3.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.06%) Unix
7 4 (1.11%) CentOS
7 4 (1.11%) Solaris
8 3 (0.83%) Android
8 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.83%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (22.78%) MVC
3 73 (20.28%) TDD
4 54 (15.00%) Web Application Development
5 49 (13.61%) Network Management
6 46 (12.78%) Scrum
7 43 (11.94%) OO
8 42 (11.67%) BDD
8 42 (11.67%) ITIL
9 37 (10.28%) Coaching
9 37 (10.28%) Configuration Management
10 32 (8.89%) Software Engineering
11 31 (8.61%) DevOps
12 30 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 30 (8.33%) Project Management
12 30 (8.33%) Service Management
13 29 (8.06%) Web Development
14 26 (7.22%) Domain-Driven Design
14 26 (7.22%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (22.22%) C#
2 62 (17.22%) SQL
3 56 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 43 (11.94%) PowerShell
5 42 (11.67%) Python
6 38 (10.56%) PHP
7 26 (7.22%) Perl
8 19 (5.28%) VB.NET
9 17 (4.72%) VB
10 13 (3.61%) Java
11 11 (3.06%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.78%) Ruby
12 10 (2.78%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.94%) C
14 6 (1.67%) C++
15 3 (0.83%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.56%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.56%) ES6
16 2 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (8.33%) CCNP
3 25 (6.94%) Degree
4 16 (4.44%) JNCIP
5 15 (4.17%) CCNA
6 10 (2.78%) ISEB
7 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.94%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.94%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (1.67%) JNCIA
9 6 (1.67%) Sun Certification
10 4 (1.11%) CCENT
10 4 (1.11%) CISSP
10 4 (1.11%) MCSA
10 4 (1.11%) MCSE
10 4 (1.11%) RHCE
10 4 (1.11%) SCNA
10 4 (1.11%) SCSA
11 3 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.94%) PCI DSS
2 32 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.89%) ISO 9001
4 12 (3.33%) QA
5 10 (2.78%) ISO 14001
6 4 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.28%) Firmware
3 16 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (3.89%) VMware ESX
4 14 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (3.61%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.06%) vCloud
6 11 (3.06%) vSphere
7 7 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (1.39%) Sendmail
9 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.28%) Docker
10 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (11.39%) Puppet
2 34 (9.44%) SCCM
3 24 (6.67%) Nagios
3 24 (6.67%) OpenNMS
4 18 (5.00%) RANCID
5 17 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (3.89%) SCOM
7 11 (3.06%) Ansible
7 11 (3.06%) vMotion
8 7 (1.94%) Data Guard
8 7 (1.94%) Oracle Identity Management
8 7 (1.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 5 (1.39%) Cacti
10 3 (0.83%) WMI
11 2 (0.56%) Salt
12 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.28%) Marathon
12 1 (0.28%) Mesos
12 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.28%) OPNET
Vendors
1 65 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 48 (13.33%) Cisco
2 48 (13.33%) VMware
3 37 (10.28%) Juniper
4 34 (9.44%) Ericsson
5 28 (7.78%) Huawei
6 25 (6.94%) Brocade
6 25 (6.94%) Foundry
7 19 (5.28%) ZyXEL
8 17 (4.72%) Oracle
9 15 (4.17%) Zerto
10 13 (3.61%) Google
11 11 (3.06%) Veeam
12 10 (2.78%) IBM
13 8 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.94%) Siebel
15 6 (1.67%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.67%) Redback
15 6 (1.67%) Symantec
16 5 (1.39%) Lotus
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: c.£45,000 DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Talendrone.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Runcorn
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35114.00 - £40380.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: £Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-80,000k base and excellent package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + On Call Rota + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Bonus, Pension and Holidays
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Compu team
Salary: From £16,000 to £19,000 per annum plus pension & profit-share scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago