The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 35 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Internet 35 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.43% 3.54% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.11% 28.09% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 14
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £23,155
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £56,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Internet
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 89 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.93% 12.59% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 94 80 100
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Internet
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Internet Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Internet
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Internet
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
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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
Cannock +17 8 £55,000 +33.33%
Stoke-on-Trent -6 8 £45,000 -18.18%
Tamworth - 6 £40,250 -
Lichfield -3 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £25,000 -
Uttoxeter - 1 £40,000 -
Internet
West Midlands

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 17 (29.82%) E-Commerce
1 17 (29.82%) TCP/IP
2 16 (28.07%) Degree
3 15 (26.32%) .NET
4 14 (24.56%) Windows
5 11 (19.30%) C#
5 11 (19.30%) C++
5 11 (19.30%) HTML
5 11 (19.30%) Java
5 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
5 11 (19.30%) Marketing
5 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
5 11 (19.30%) Business Analysis
5 11 (19.30%) Erlang
5 11 (19.30%) Multithreading
5 11 (19.30%) Analytics
5 11 (19.30%) Functional Programming
6 10 (17.54%) Google
6 10 (17.54%) SEO
6 10 (17.54%) LAN
6 10 (17.54%) WAN
6 10 (17.54%) Cisco
7 9 (15.79%) Middleware
7 9 (15.79%) ERP
7 9 (15.79%) Linux
8 8 (14.04%) OO
8 8 (14.04%) IIS
8 8 (14.04%) SQL
8 8 (14.04%) N-Tier
8 8 (14.04%) OOD

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (14.04%) IIS
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) WordPress
2 3 (5.26%) Kentico
3 1 (1.75%) GroupWise
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.54%) LAN
2 10 (17.54%) WAN
3 5 (8.77%) Intranet
4 3 (5.26%) DNS
4 3 (5.26%) DHCP
5 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.51%) SNMP
5 2 (3.51%) SMTP
5 2 (3.51%) VoIP
5 2 (3.51%) OSPF
5 2 (3.51%) BGP
5 2 (3.51%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.51%) Firewall
5 2 (3.51%) Frame Relay
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.51%) ATM
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.75%) Network Security
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) MySQL
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.26%) OLTP
1 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.51%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) JIRA
1 8 (14.04%) AccuRev
1 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.53%) TestDirector
2 6 (10.53%) Selenium
2 6 (10.53%) TestComplete
3 4 (7.02%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (19.30%) Marketing
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) French Language
4 1 (1.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Architect
2 8 (14.04%) Data Architect
2 8 (14.04%) Systems Architect
3 7 (12.28%) SEO Executive
3 7 (12.28%) Data Integration Architect
3 7 (12.28%) Integration Architect
3 7 (12.28%) Systems Integration Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.26%) DBA
6 3 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Software Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) .NET
2 11 (19.30%) HTML
3 9 (15.79%) Middleware
4 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
5 7 (12.28%) XML
6 5 (8.77%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) N-Tier
1 8 (14.04%) Data Integration
1 8 (14.04%) User Experience
2 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
2 7 (12.28%) Algorithms
2 7 (12.28%) Social Media
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.28%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.02%) Replication
4 3 (5.26%) W3C
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Physics
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.75%) NetWare
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) E-Commerce
2 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.30%) Business Analysis
2 11 (19.30%) Multithreading
2 11 (19.30%) Analytics
2 11 (19.30%) Functional Programming
3 10 (17.54%) SEO
4 9 (15.79%) ERP
5 8 (14.04%) OOD
5 8 (14.04%) Time Management
5 8 (14.04%) Data Architecture
5 8 (14.04%) OO
6 7 (12.28%) Low Latency
6 7 (12.28%) Internet Marketing
6 7 (12.28%) Web Analytics
6 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 6 (10.53%) People Management
8 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) C#
1 11 (19.30%) C++
1 11 (19.30%) Java
1 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
1 11 (19.30%) Erlang
2 8 (14.04%) SQL
3 7 (12.28%) Haskell
3 7 (12.28%) Scala
4 1 (1.75%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) CCNP
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) MOM
2 2 (3.51%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Cisco
1 10 (17.54%) Google
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) hybris
5 2 (3.51%) F5
5 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
5 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.51%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.51%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) Novell
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) M86 Security
6 1 (1.75%) Infor
6 1 (1.75%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.75%) Veeam