The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 35 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Internet 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.69% 1.87% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £26,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Internet
Lancashire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.60% 1.87% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 6
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Internet
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Internet Salary Trend in Preston

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Nortel
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (25.00%) InDesign
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (25.00%) InDesign
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) PBX
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Extranet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Nortel
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Draytek