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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 88 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Internet 201 203 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.99% 2.75% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.06% 18.73% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 188 187 153
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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
1002 1084 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.90% 14.71% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 800 901 834
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,220 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +2 120 £39,000 -3.10% 22
Cheshire -4 60 £35,000 -36.36% 10
Lancashire +9 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Merseyside -2 6 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Cumbria -7 2 £31,000 +1.63%
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 123 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (33.15%) .NET
3 109 (29.62%) HTML
3 109 (29.62%) CSS
3 109 (29.62%) Windows
4 108 (29.35%) JavaScript
4 108 (29.35%) C#
5 101 (27.45%) ASP.NET
6 99 (26.90%) MVC
7 89 (24.18%) SQL Server
8 83 (22.55%) SQL
9 75 (20.38%) Microsoft
9 75 (20.38%) .NET Framework
10 71 (19.29%) Web Services
11 69 (18.75%) jQuery
12 64 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 61 (16.58%) WCF
14 59 (16.03%) TDD
15 53 (14.40%) Web Application Development
16 52 (14.13%) Scrum
17 51 (13.86%) Computer Science
18 47 (12.77%) Firewall
18 47 (12.77%) ITIL
19 46 (12.50%) Cisco
20 45 (12.23%) Finance
21 44 (11.96%) PHP
21 44 (11.96%) HTML5
22 43 (11.68%) CMS
23 42 (11.41%) VB.NET
23 42 (11.41%) Degree

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 43 (11.68%) CMS
2 40 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 37 (10.05%) IIS
4 23 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 19 (5.16%) Node.js
6 13 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.45%) Apache
10 8 (2.17%) Lync
11 5 (1.36%) WordPress
12 4 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (1.09%) Oracle 9iAS
12 4 (1.09%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.08%) MS Office
3 5 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.54%) InDesign
5 2 (0.54%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Tridion
1 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.26%) Office 365
3 9 (2.45%) Amazon EMR
4 8 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.17%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.63%) SaaS
6 3 (0.82%) GitHub
6 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (12.77%) Firewall
2 38 (10.33%) DNS
3 32 (8.70%) WAN
4 30 (8.15%) LAN
4 30 (8.15%) Intranet
5 26 (7.07%) VPN
6 23 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 20 (5.43%) HTTP
8 18 (4.89%) Wireless
9 16 (4.35%) SAN
9 16 (4.35%) MPLS
10 15 (4.08%) Ethernet
10 15 (4.08%) VoIP
11 12 (3.26%) DHCP
12 11 (2.99%) DSL
12 11 (2.99%) Network Security
13 10 (2.72%) SSL
14 9 (2.45%) IPsec
14 9 (2.45%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (2.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.98%) NoSQL
4 21 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (3.26%) MySQL
7 11 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (2.45%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (1.36%) Big Data
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.82%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.54%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.54%) Redis
12 2 (0.54%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (7.88%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.34%) Git (software)
3 25 (6.79%) NUnit
3 25 (6.79%) MSTest
3 25 (6.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (6.79%) Moq
4 22 (5.98%) Subversion
5 21 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.99%) Grunt
7 9 (2.45%) Bower
7 9 (2.45%) gulp
7 9 (2.45%) JIRA
8 8 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (1.63%) Bugzilla
10 5 (1.36%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.09%) Hudson
11 4 (1.09%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.09%) AccuRev
11 4 (1.09%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.82%) ReSharper
General
1 45 (12.23%) Finance
2 32 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 23 (6.25%) Marketing
4 9 (2.45%) Games
5 8 (2.17%) Legal
6 7 (1.90%) Back Office
7 5 (1.36%) Banking
8 4 (1.09%) Retail
9 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.82%) Advertising
10 2 (0.54%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 147 (39.95%) Developer
2 62 (16.85%) .NET Developer
3 51 (13.86%) Analyst
4 37 (10.05%) Web Developer
5 28 (7.61%) Graduate
5 28 (7.61%) Graduate Developer
6 27 (7.34%) Junior
7 26 (7.07%) Junior Developer
8 25 (6.79%) Junior .NET Developer
8 25 (6.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 22 (5.98%) PHP Developer
9 22 (5.98%) Consultant
10 20 (5.43%) Business Analyst
11 17 (4.62%) PHP Web Developer
12 14 (3.80%) Software Developer
12 14 (3.80%) Support Engineer
13 12 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (2.99%) Service Analyst
14 11 (2.99%) Service Desk Analyst
14 11 (2.99%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (33.15%) .NET
2 109 (29.62%) HTML
2 109 (29.62%) CSS
3 101 (27.45%) ASP.NET
4 75 (20.38%) .NET Framework
5 71 (19.29%) Web Services
6 69 (18.75%) jQuery
7 64 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 61 (16.58%) WCF
9 44 (11.96%) HTML5
10 38 (10.33%) XML
11 37 (10.05%) REST
12 30 (8.15%) XHTML
13 29 (7.88%) WinForms
13 29 (7.88%) Ajax
14 28 (7.61%) Ninject
14 28 (7.61%) AngularJS
15 27 (7.34%) WPF
16 25 (6.79%) Castle Windsor
16 25 (6.79%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.86%) Computer Science
2 32 (8.70%) User Experience
3 27 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (7.07%) Data Centre
5 25 (6.79%) Inversion of Control
5 25 (6.79%) Management Information System
6 22 (5.98%) W3C
7 17 (4.62%) Client/Server
7 17 (4.62%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.99%) Interactive TV
9 10 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (2.45%) Replication
11 8 (2.17%) Social Media
12 6 (1.63%) IPTV
12 6 (1.63%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (1.63%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.36%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.36%) Clustering
13 5 (1.36%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 109 (29.62%) Windows
2 37 (10.05%) Linux
3 14 (3.80%) Windows 7
4 13 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (3.26%) UNIX
5 12 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.72%) Android
7 8 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.90%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.63%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.09%) Debian
11 3 (0.82%) Solaris
11 3 (0.82%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.54%) CentOS
12 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.54%) Fedora
12 2 (0.54%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (26.90%) MVC
3 59 (16.03%) TDD
4 53 (14.40%) Web Application Development
5 52 (14.13%) Scrum
6 47 (12.77%) ITIL
7 40 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (10.60%) Web Design
9 34 (9.24%) Web Development
10 33 (8.97%) Mentoring
11 32 (8.70%) OO
11 32 (8.70%) Service Delivery
12 31 (8.42%) Dependency Injection
13 30 (8.15%) Project Management
14 28 (7.61%) E-Commerce
15 26 (7.07%) Analytics
16 25 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (6.79%) MVVM
16 25 (6.79%) Kanban
17 23 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 108 (29.35%) C#
1 108 (29.35%) JavaScript
2 83 (22.55%) SQL
3 44 (11.96%) PHP
4 42 (11.41%) VB.NET
5 41 (11.14%) VB
5 41 (11.14%) Java
6 10 (2.72%) Python
6 10 (2.72%) Ruby
7 9 (2.45%) C++
8 8 (2.17%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.63%) C
9 6 (1.63%) Objective-C
9 6 (1.63%) VC++
10 3 (0.82%) VB6
10 3 (0.82%) VBScript
11 2 (0.54%) Perl
11 2 (0.54%) XPath
11 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (11.41%) Degree
2 25 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (4.08%) CCNA
4 14 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.26%) MCSE
5 12 (3.26%) CCENT
6 9 (2.45%) MCP
7 8 (2.17%) CCIE
7 8 (2.17%) ISEB
8 7 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (1.90%) CCNP
9 5 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.36%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.09%) CISSP
11 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.82%) MCSA
11 3 (0.82%) JNCIS
11 3 (0.82%) MCITP
11 3 (0.82%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.16%) SLA
2 14 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.17%) QA
4 7 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.63%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (8.42%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.90%) vSphere
4 6 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.63%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.09%) vCloud
5 4 (1.09%) pfSense
5 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.82%) XenApp
6 3 (0.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.54%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.54%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (2.17%) SCOM
2 7 (1.90%) SCCM
3 5 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.09%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.09%) ZABBIX
4 4 (1.09%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.09%) ARCserve
4 4 (1.09%) WSUS
4 4 (1.09%) cPanel
5 3 (0.82%) Cisco LMS
6 2 (0.54%) logstash
6 2 (0.54%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.54%) yum
6 2 (0.54%) Puppet
6 2 (0.54%) OpenView
6 2 (0.54%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.27%) Nessus
7 1 (0.27%) Nmap
Vendors
1 75 (20.38%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.50%) Cisco
3 40 (10.87%) VMware
4 13 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.26%) HP
6 11 (2.99%) Citrix
6 11 (2.99%) Zend
7 10 (2.72%) NetApp
8 8 (2.17%) Oracle
9 7 (1.90%) EMC
9 7 (1.90%) Fortinet
10 6 (1.63%) IBM
10 6 (1.63%) Adobe
10 6 (1.63%) BT
11 5 (1.36%) Google
11 5 (1.36%) Veeam
11 5 (1.36%) Riverbed
11 5 (1.36%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.36%) Nimble Storage
12 4 (1.09%) WatchGuard
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + £10,000 OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kelsall, Cheshire
Bubble Jobs Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competive, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
PJ Web Solutions
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Erin Associates
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago