The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 28 33 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing Internet 1 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.83% 0.49% 15.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 2.00% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.17% 24.39% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 33
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
West Midlands

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Internet
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Internet Salary Trend in Shropshire

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (40.00%) Squid
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Platform Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Informatics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Munin
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) F5
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle