The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 31 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Internet 11 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.89% 3.51% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.91% 25.00% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 5
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,350 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £30,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Internet
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 16.25% 14.04% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 17
Average salary £25,500 £31,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.74% -38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Internet
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Internet Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Internet
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 20 (74.07%) Cisco
1 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
2 16 (59.26%) LAN
2 16 (59.26%) WAN
3 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) Citrix
6 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
7 9 (33.33%) Firewall
8 8 (29.63%) Security Management
8 8 (29.63%) Network Security
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (29.63%) VPN
8 8 (29.63%) CCSP
8 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
8 8 (29.63%) Network Architecture
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) IPsec
10 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
10 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
10 4 (14.81%) Erlang
10 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
10 4 (14.81%) F#
10 4 (14.81%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) C#
10 4 (14.81%) C++
10 4 (14.81%) Java
10 4 (14.81%) CCNP
10 4 (14.81%) CCIP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) TCP/IP
2 16 (59.26%) LAN
2 16 (59.26%) WAN
3 9 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (29.63%) VPN
4 8 (29.63%) Network Security
5 4 (14.81%) IPsec
5 4 (14.81%) MPLS
5 4 (14.81%) BGP
6 2 (7.41%) SAN
6 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Security Specialist
2 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Specialist
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Security Specialist
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
1 4 (14.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
1 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
2 8 (29.63%) Network Architecture
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
2 8 (29.63%) Security Management
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
3 4 (14.81%) Functional Programming
4 3 (11.11%) Low Latency
5 2 (7.41%) BCP
5 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C#
1 4 (14.81%) C++
1 4 (14.81%) Java
1 4 (14.81%) Erlang
1 4 (14.81%) F#
1 4 (14.81%) Scala
2 3 (11.11%) Clojure
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) CCSP
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 4 (14.81%) CCIP
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Brocade
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) EMC