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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 99 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Internet 3163 3434 4317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.86% 3.19% 3.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.10% 18.55% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2463 2635 3535
Average salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19643 18515 22476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.18% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15881 14521 18756
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Internet
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet within the UK.

Internet Salary Trend in the UK

Internet
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Internet Salary Histogram in the UK

Internet
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
England -16 3018 £41,500 -7.77% 324
London -10 1212 £47,500 -5.00% 118
South East -17 733 £38,500 -3.75% 90
City of London 0 277 £50,000 -4.76% 38
East of England -1 254 £37,500 -6.25% 29
North West +11 224 £40,000 +6.66% 20
South West +4 205 £35,000 +7.69% 18
Berkshire -34 202 £40,000 -11.11% 16
Surrey +27 194 £38,400 -8.57% 15
Yorkshire -14 176 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Hampshire -3 125 £39,000 +14.70% 23
West Yorkshire +15 122 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Cambridgeshire -2 114 £36,250 +3.57% 20
Manchester -3 110 £36,000 -4.00% 12
West Midlands -43 104 £37,500 +15.38% 13
Cambridge +7 101 £42,500 +30.76% 18
Leeds +6 96 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Hertfordshire -17 90 £42,500 -3.95% 3
East Midlands -17 87 £30,513 -16.40% 11
Reading -17 83 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Cheshire +13 77 £50,000 +21.21% 7
Gloucestershire +13 63 £42,500 +11.11% 2
Scotland +30 61 £46,750 +14.02% 10
Bristol +10 55 £40,000 +6.66% 4
East Sussex +28 51 £37,500 +38.88% 3
Brighton +36 50 £37,500 +50.00% 3
Oxfordshire +1 49 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Kent +14 47 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Watford -2 37 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Warrington +24 34 £42,500 +13.33% 2

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1874 (27.90%) Windows
2 1699 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1660 (24.71%) Microsoft
4 1367 (20.35%) HTML
5 1346 (20.04%) .NET
6 1333 (19.84%) JavaScript
7 1294 (19.26%) SQL Server
8 1160 (17.27%) Linux
9 1129 (16.81%) C#
10 1120 (16.67%) Degree
11 1102 (16.40%) CSS
12 1082 (16.11%) Finance
13 1073 (15.97%) SQL
14 1034 (15.39%) Java
15 936 (13.93%) MVC
16 908 (13.52%) Firewall
17 906 (13.49%) ASP.NET
18 898 (13.37%) Cisco
19 880 (13.10%) MS Excel
20 879 (13.08%) TDD
21 846 (12.59%) E-Commerce
22 806 (12.00%) Telecoms
23 761 (11.33%) VMware
24 755 (11.24%) Active Directory
25 742 (11.04%) MS Office
26 715 (10.64%) DNS
27 698 (10.39%) TCP/IP
28 696 (10.36%) Web Services
29 686 (10.21%) ITIL
30 668 (9.94%) OO

Internet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 601 (8.95%) IIS
2 508 (7.56%) MS Exchange
3 422 (6.28%) SharePoint
4 391 (5.82%) Apache
5 287 (4.27%) Tomcat
6 244 (3.63%) Node.js
7 222 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 210 (3.13%) CMS
9 164 (2.44%) WebSphere
10 159 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 146 (2.17%) Lync
12 142 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
13 138 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
14 120 (1.79%) JBoss
15 86 (1.28%) Drupal
15 86 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
16 72 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 69 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
18 63 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
19 57 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 880 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 742 (11.04%) MS Office
3 126 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 122 (1.82%) Photoshop
5 74 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 61 (0.91%) MS Project
7 54 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
8 37 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 22 (0.33%) InfoPath
10 20 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
11 19 (0.28%) InDesign
12 15 (0.22%) Acrobat
13 12 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
14 6 (0.089%) Adobe After Effects
14 6 (0.089%) Mathematica
15 5 (0.074%) SPSS
16 4 (0.060%) Fireworks
17 2 (0.030%) AutoCAD
17 2 (0.030%) FastStats
18 1 (0.015%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 60 (0.89%) Google Analytics
2 40 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 32 (0.48%) Fredhopper
4 21 (0.31%) Magento
5 17 (0.25%) Agresso
6 13 (0.19%) assyst
7 12 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 12 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 12 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
8 11 (0.16%) Maximo
9 10 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
10 9 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.089%) WebTrends
11 6 (0.089%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (0.089%) SAP Business One
12 5 (0.074%) Oracle BPM
13 4 (0.060%) SAP IS-U
13 4 (0.060%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 4 (0.060%) Oracle CRM
13 4 (0.060%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 168 (2.50%) SaaS
2 137 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (1.67%) Office 365
4 104 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 88 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 50 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 36 (0.54%) PaaS
8 24 (0.36%) IaaS
9 22 (0.33%) GitHub
10 20 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.10%) Route 53
12 7 (0.10%) CloudFront
12 7 (0.10%) Google Apps
13 5 (0.074%) Basecamp
13 5 (0.074%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.045%) Heroku
14 3 (0.045%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.045%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.030%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 908 (13.52%) Firewall
2 715 (10.64%) DNS
3 698 (10.39%) TCP/IP
4 633 (9.42%) WAN
5 597 (8.89%) LAN
6 541 (8.05%) Intranet
7 431 (6.42%) HTTP
8 423 (6.30%) VPN
9 404 (6.01%) Broadband
10 376 (5.60%) Wireless
11 359 (5.34%) SAN
12 340 (5.06%) DHCP
13 285 (4.24%) VoIP
14 262 (3.90%) MPLS
15 227 (3.38%) BGP
16 220 (3.27%) Network Security
17 218 (3.25%) SMTP
18 187 (2.78%) OSPF
19 182 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
20 177 (2.63%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1294 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 534 (7.95%) MySQL
3 330 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 295 (4.39%) NoSQL
5 234 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 185 (2.75%) RDBMS
7 142 (2.11%) Oracle Database
8 141 (2.10%) Big Data
9 136 (2.02%) MongoDB
10 135 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 126 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 116 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 86 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 66 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
15 63 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
16 55 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
17 46 (0.68%) Hadoop
17 46 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 44 (0.65%) DB2
19 43 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 400 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 238 (3.54%) Subversion
3 204 (3.04%) Visual Studio
4 182 (2.71%) NUnit
5 172 (2.56%) Selenium
6 139 (2.07%) Jenkins
7 126 (1.88%) JIRA
8 103 (1.53%) Moq
9 101 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
9 101 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 93 (1.38%) Maven
11 90 (1.34%) TeamCity
12 87 (1.30%) MSTest
13 83 (1.24%) Cucumber
14 74 (1.10%) Eclipse
15 66 (0.98%) JUnit
16 64 (0.95%) Ant
17 56 (0.83%) WebDriver
18 52 (0.77%) ReSharper
19 44 (0.65%) Jasmine
General
1 1082 (16.11%) Finance
2 806 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 566 (8.43%) Marketing
4 374 (5.57%) Retail
5 350 (5.21%) Games
6 326 (4.85%) Banking
7 172 (2.56%) Advertising
8 119 (1.77%) Back Office
9 115 (1.71%) Law
10 101 (1.50%) Multimedia
11 81 (1.21%) Electronics
12 79 (1.18%) Legal
12 79 (1.18%) German Language
13 74 (1.10%) Front Office
14 71 (1.06%) Publishing
15 69 (1.03%) Billing
16 53 (0.79%) French Language
17 51 (0.76%) Manufacturing
18 38 (0.57%) Retail Banking
19 36 (0.54%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1833 (27.28%) Developer
2 892 (13.28%) Analyst
3 593 (8.83%) .NET Developer
4 428 (6.37%) Support Engineer
5 418 (6.22%) Architect
6 311 (4.63%) Network Engineer
7 307 (4.57%) Consultant
8 306 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 299 (4.45%) Support Analyst
10 269 (4.00%) Web Developer
11 232 (3.45%) Java Developer
12 197 (2.93%) Software Engineer
13 196 (2.92%) Project Manager
14 193 (2.87%) Administrator
15 190 (2.83%) Junior
16 174 (2.59%) Technical Support
17 171 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
18 163 (2.43%) Team Leader
19 159 (2.37%) IT Support
20 158 (2.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1367 (20.35%) HTML
2 1346 (20.04%) .NET
3 1102 (16.40%) CSS
4 906 (13.49%) ASP.NET
5 696 (10.36%) Web Services
6 582 (8.66%) jQuery
6 582 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 538 (8.01%) XML
8 481 (7.16%) HTML5
9 344 (5.12%) WCF
10 325 (4.84%) RESTful
11 295 (4.39%) SOAP
12 275 (4.09%) .NET Framework
13 246 (3.66%) AngularJS
14 244 (3.63%) Spring
15 238 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web API
16 231 (3.44%) CSS3
17 228 (3.39%) Ajax
18 218 (3.25%) J2EE
19 188 (2.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 577 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 543 (8.08%) Computer Science
3 369 (5.49%) User Experience
4 349 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 299 (4.45%) Smartphone
6 275 (4.09%) Open Source
7 223 (3.32%) Blackberry
8 211 (3.14%) Mobile App
9 198 (2.95%) Client/Server
10 179 (2.66%) Clustering
11 176 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
12 170 (2.53%) Mathematics
13 168 (2.50%) Social Media
14 159 (2.37%) RIA
15 96 (1.43%) Internet of Things
16 95 (1.41%) iPhone
17 89 (1.32%) Algorithms
17 89 (1.32%) Online Banking
18 70 (1.04%) Statistics
19 67 (1.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1874 (27.90%) Windows
2 1160 (17.27%) Linux
3 649 (9.66%) UNIX
4 595 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 482 (7.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 387 (5.76%) Windows 7
7 371 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 301 (4.48%) Windows XP
9 255 (3.80%) Android
10 247 (3.68%) Apple iOS
11 194 (2.89%) Windows 8
12 188 (2.80%) Solaris
13 166 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 87 (1.30%) Windows Vista
15 64 (0.95%) Mac OS X
15 64 (0.95%) Windows Phone
16 55 (0.82%) CentOS
17 51 (0.76%) Mac OS
17 51 (0.76%) Ubuntu
18 45 (0.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1699 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
2 936 (13.93%) MVC
3 879 (13.08%) TDD
4 846 (12.59%) E-Commerce
5 686 (10.21%) ITIL
6 668 (9.94%) OO
7 649 (9.66%) Scrum
8 586 (8.72%) Project Management
9 558 (8.31%) BDD
10 442 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
11 405 (6.03%) Web Application Development
12 368 (5.48%) Software Engineering
13 327 (4.87%) Web Development
14 317 (4.72%) Mentoring
15 306 (4.55%) Service Delivery
16 262 (3.90%) Load Balancing
17 260 (3.87%) Analytics
18 242 (3.60%) Kanban
19 232 (3.45%) CRM
20 229 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1333 (19.84%) JavaScript
2 1129 (16.81%) C#
3 1073 (15.97%) SQL
4 1034 (15.39%) Java
5 531 (7.90%) PHP
6 403 (6.00%) Python
7 362 (5.39%) Ruby
8 326 (4.85%) Perl
9 256 (3.81%) C
10 216 (3.22%) C++
11 206 (3.07%) PowerShell
12 192 (2.86%) VB.NET
13 184 (2.74%) Bash Shell
14 139 (2.07%) VB
15 132 (1.96%) T-SQL
16 84 (1.25%) Shell Script
17 78 (1.16%) Objective-C
18 42 (0.63%) VBScript
18 42 (0.63%) Scala
19 41 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1120 (16.67%) Degree
2 489 (7.28%) Cisco Certification
3 307 (4.57%) CCNA
4 290 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 234 (3.48%) CCNP
6 220 (3.27%) Security Cleared
7 177 (2.63%) MCSE
8 152 (2.26%) SC Cleared
9 123 (1.83%) MCP
10 117 (1.74%) CISSP
11 76 (1.13%) DV Cleared
12 70 (1.04%) CCIE
13 67 (1.00%) MCITP
14 59 (0.88%) MCSA
15 47 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 47 (0.70%) JNCIA
16 46 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
16 46 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 44 (0.65%) CCSA
18 41 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 369 (5.49%) QA
2 251 (3.74%) SLA
3 98 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 78 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 61 (0.91%) ISO 9001
6 24 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (0.25%) ISO 8583
8 14 (0.21%) COBIT
9 12 (0.18%) GAMP
9 12 (0.18%) ISO 9000
10 10 (0.15%) WCAG
11 9 (0.13%) HL7
12 8 (0.12%) Data Quality
13 7 (0.10%) ISO 14001
14 5 (0.074%) HMG Infosec
15 4 (0.060%) BS7799
15 4 (0.060%) COSO
16 3 (0.045%) WAI
17 1 (0.015%) JSP 440
17 1 (0.015%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 755 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 521 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 196 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 142 (2.11%) vSphere
5 103 (1.53%) VMware ESX
6 100 (1.49%) XenApp
7 82 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
8 62 (0.92%) Terminal Services
9 52 (0.77%) ISA Server
10 43 (0.64%) XenDesktop
11 36 (0.54%) Firmware
12 32 (0.48%) IMail Server
13 30 (0.45%) Squid
14 26 (0.39%) KVM
15 24 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
16 23 (0.34%) XenServer
17 22 (0.33%) NDS
18 21 (0.31%) UAG
18 21 (0.31%) Varnish
19 20 (0.30%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 125 (1.86%) Puppet
2 112 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 102 (1.52%) Nagios
3 102 (1.52%) SCCM
4 95 (1.41%) SCOM
5 47 (0.70%) NetBackup
6 42 (0.63%) SCVMM
7 41 (0.61%) Tivoli
8 39 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
8 39 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
9 35 (0.52%) Backup Exec
10 32 (0.48%) Opsview
11 31 (0.46%) FortiGate
12 30 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
13 25 (0.37%) Cacti
14 24 (0.36%) Data Guard
15 21 (0.31%) Ansible
16 20 (0.30%) OpenView
17 18 (0.27%) WSUS
18 17 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1660 (24.71%) Microsoft
2 898 (13.37%) Cisco
3 761 (11.33%) VMware
4 576 (8.57%) Oracle
5 412 (6.13%) Citrix
6 292 (4.35%) Juniper
7 273 (4.06%) HP
8 234 (3.48%) IBM
9 225 (3.35%) Red Hat
10 210 (3.13%) CheckPoint
11 198 (2.95%) Adobe
12 177 (2.63%) F5
13 157 (2.34%) Google
14 127 (1.89%) SAP
15 122 (1.82%) Dell
16 117 (1.74%) SolarWinds
17 109 (1.62%) Apple
18 104 (1.55%) Sun
19 97 (1.44%) Symantec
20 85 (1.27%) Bloomberg
City, London
Yoh
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Private Medical Insurance + Life A
Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £17,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Circa £50K
Posted: 21 hours ago