Period
to 25 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 221 186 177
Rank change year-on-year -35 -9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Internet 721 2,532 3,049
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.61% 1.95% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.27% 12.28% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 653 1,988 2,518
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7,020 20,615 23,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.63% 15.86% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5,602 15,722 18,743
Median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,518 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Internet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in England

Internet
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Internet in England.

Salary trend for Internet in England

Internet
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Internet in England

Internet
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the England region over the 6 months to 25 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 323 £65,000 +18.18% 86
North of England -35 102 £46,000 +15.00% 40
South East +14 92 £62,500 +31.58% 30
South West +10 90 £58,750 +30.56% 28
Midlands +22 72 £50,000 +42.86% 36
North West +39 61 £50,000 +25.00% 20
West Midlands +34 49 £52,500 +40.00% 29
East of England +39 37 £34,500 -37.27% 14
Yorkshire -47 37 £45,500 +13.75% 14
East Midlands +46 23 £42,500 +34.92% 7
North East +25 4 £33,250 +27.88% 6
Internet
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, IT jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Internet.

1 214 (29.68%) Microsoft
2 184 (25.52%) Azure
3 175 (24.27%) Firewall
4 169 (23.44%) Windows
5 166 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
6 136 (18.86%) Finance
7 132 (18.31%) JavaScript
8 125 (17.34%) Cybersecurity
9 122 (16.92%) AWS
10 119 (16.50%) Cisco
11 118 (16.37%) DevOps
12 113 (15.67%) DNS
13 107 (14.84%) Linux
14 103 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 98 (13.59%) Microsoft Office
16 95 (13.18%) Degree
17 94 (13.04%) Python
18 93 (12.90%) Internet of Things
19 90 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
20 89 (12.34%) Network Security
20 89 (12.34%) Cisco Certification
21 88 (12.21%) SQL Server
22 87 (12.07%) Office 365
23 85 (11.79%) .NET
24 84 (11.65%) WAN
24 84 (11.65%) Telecoms
24 84 (11.65%) Security Cleared
25 81 (11.23%) Windows Server
26 79 (10.96%) VPN
26 79 (10.96%) C#

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (6.38%) IIS
2 32 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 14 (1.94%) CMS
5 14 (1.94%) EPiServer
6 8 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (0.97%) Headless CMS
7 7 (0.97%) Kentico
7 7 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (0.97%) Umbraco
7 7 (0.97%) WordPress
8 5 (0.69%) Confluence
8 5 (0.69%) Jupyter
9 4 (0.55%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.42%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.42%) Drupal
11 2 (0.28%) nginx
11 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 98 (13.59%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.83%) Sketch
4 3 (0.42%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (0.42%) Figma
4 3 (0.42%) InVision
4 3 (0.42%) Marvel
4 3 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.42%) Zeplin
5 2 (0.28%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.53%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 9 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.42%) Carpe Diem
4 3 (0.42%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.42%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.28%) Magento
5 2 (0.28%) Shopify
6 1 (0.14%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.14%) Primavera
6 1 (0.14%) Q-Pulse
6 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.14%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.14%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 184 (25.52%) Azure
2 122 (16.92%) AWS
3 87 (12.07%) Office 365
4 61 (8.46%) SaaS
5 35 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (4.72%) IaaS
7 29 (4.02%) PaaS
8 28 (3.88%) Power Platform
9 26 (3.61%) Serverless
10 25 (3.47%) AWS Lambda
11 24 (3.33%) Azure Functions
11 24 (3.33%) PowerApps
12 18 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
12 18 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
13 16 (2.22%) Mimecast
14 15 (2.08%) GCP
15 6 (0.83%) GitHub
16 5 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
16 5 (0.69%) Amazon ECS
17 4 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 175 (24.27%) Firewall
2 113 (15.67%) DNS
3 89 (12.34%) Network Security
4 84 (11.65%) WAN
5 79 (10.96%) VPN
6 76 (10.54%) LAN
7 66 (9.15%) TCP/IP
8 49 (6.80%) Wireless
9 48 (6.66%) DHCP
9 48 (6.66%) VoIP
10 47 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
11 46 (6.38%) VLAN
12 45 (6.24%) MPLS
13 41 (5.69%) BGP
14 32 (4.44%) OSPF
15 26 (3.61%) Ethernet
16 24 (3.33%) SAN
17 23 (3.19%) HTTP
18 20 (2.77%) Intranet
19 16 (2.22%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 47 (6.52%) Big Data
3 23 (3.19%) MongoDB
3 23 (3.19%) NoSQL
4 22 (3.05%) MySQL
4 22 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (2.64%) Relational Database
5 19 (2.64%) SQL Server 2019
6 10 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 7 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.55%) GIS
10 4 (0.55%) Power BI
10 4 (0.55%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.42%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 77 (10.68%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.05%) Visual Studio
3 20 (2.77%) JIRA
4 15 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.39%) webpack
6 9 (1.25%) Babel
6 9 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (0.83%) Selenium
8 4 (0.55%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.42%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.42%) Cypress.io
9 3 (0.42%) EasyMock
9 3 (0.42%) GitLab
9 3 (0.42%) Mockito
9 3 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.42%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.28%) Burp Suite
10 2 (0.28%) Xdebug
11 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 136 (18.86%) Finance
2 84 (11.65%) Telecoms
3 76 (10.54%) Marketing
4 52 (7.21%) Manufacturing
5 49 (6.80%) Public Sector
6 45 (6.24%) Electronics
7 37 (5.13%) Law
8 35 (4.85%) Games
9 28 (3.88%) Legal
10 23 (3.19%) Local Government
11 20 (2.77%) Retail
12 15 (2.08%) Banking
13 12 (1.66%) Police
14 9 (1.25%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.69%) Advertising
15 5 (0.69%) Back Office
16 4 (0.55%) Billing
16 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.55%) French Language
16 4 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 150 (20.80%) Developer
2 83 (11.51%) Architect
3 62 (8.60%) Security Engineer
4 57 (7.91%) Network Engineer
5 48 (6.66%) .NET Developer
6 40 (5.55%) Analyst
7 34 (4.72%) IT Engineer
8 33 (4.58%) Senior Developer
9 32 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
10 29 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 28 (3.88%) Consultant
12 27 (3.74%) Security Specialist
13 26 (3.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 26 (3.61%) Operations Engineer
14 23 (3.19%) Support Engineer
15 21 (2.91%) Cloud Specialist
15 21 (2.91%) Java Developer
15 21 (2.91%) Software Developer
16 19 (2.64%) C# Developer
16 19 (2.64%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (11.79%) .NET
2 71 (9.85%) Node.js
3 61 (8.46%) CSS
4 57 (7.91%) HTML
5 56 (7.77%) React
6 55 (7.63%) ASP.NET
7 52 (7.21%) AngularJS
8 42 (5.83%) .NET Core
9 34 (4.72%) RESTful
10 30 (4.16%) .NET Framework
10 30 (4.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (4.16%) Web Services
11 29 (4.02%) Spring
12 28 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (3.33%) Vue.js
14 19 (2.64%) Spring Boot
15 18 (2.50%) jQuery
15 18 (2.50%) Redux
16 17 (2.36%) Entity Framework
17 16 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 93 (12.90%) Internet of Things
2 74 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 52 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (6.93%) Data Centre
5 42 (5.83%) User Experience
6 40 (5.55%) Greenfield Project
7 27 (3.74%) Cybercrime
8 25 (3.47%) Cloud Native
8 25 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
9 24 (3.33%) Mobile App
10 20 (2.77%) Client/Server
11 19 (2.64%) Clustering
12 13 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 13 (1.80%) PKI
13 12 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (1.39%) Algorithms
14 10 (1.39%) Public Cloud
15 9 (1.25%) Driving Licence
16 7 (0.97%) Online Banking
16 7 (0.97%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 169 (23.44%) Windows
2 107 (14.84%) Linux
3 81 (11.23%) Windows Server
4 40 (5.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (4.44%) Unix
6 23 (3.19%) Windows 10
6 23 (3.19%) Windows 7
7 20 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.77%) Windows Server 2016
8 14 (1.94%) Windows 8
9 11 (1.53%) Android
9 11 (1.53%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.39%) CentOS
10 10 (1.39%) Windows Server 2019
11 6 (0.83%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.69%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.69%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.42%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (17.34%) Cybersecurity
3 118 (16.37%) DevOps
4 90 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
5 79 (10.96%) ITIL
6 58 (8.04%) Project Management
7 57 (7.91%) Mentoring
8 56 (7.77%) Information Security
9 54 (7.49%) Microservices
9 54 (7.49%) TDD
10 52 (7.21%) Digital Marketing
11 51 (7.07%) Scrum
12 50 (6.93%) Service Design
13 49 (6.80%) MVC
14 46 (6.38%) Front End Development
14 46 (6.38%) OO
14 46 (6.38%) Programme Management
14 46 (6.38%) SIEM
15 44 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
16 43 (5.96%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 132 (18.31%) JavaScript
2 94 (13.04%) Python
3 79 (10.96%) C#
4 72 (9.99%) PowerShell
5 66 (9.15%) SQL
6 63 (8.74%) Java
7 38 (5.27%) PHP
8 36 (4.99%) C
9 34 (4.72%) TypeScript
10 28 (3.88%) Ruby
11 21 (2.91%) Shell Script
12 19 (2.64%) Bash Shell
13 18 (2.50%) C++
14 15 (2.08%) Go
15 12 (1.66%) Perl
15 12 (1.66%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.11%) ES6
17 5 (0.69%) Kotlin
17 5 (0.69%) VB
18 4 (0.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 95 (13.18%) Degree
2 89 (12.34%) Cisco Certification
3 84 (11.65%) Security Cleared
4 63 (8.74%) CCNA
5 47 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (6.52%) SC Cleared
6 43 (5.96%) CCNP
7 32 (4.44%) SANS
8 30 (4.16%) MCSE
9 29 (4.02%) MCP
10 21 (2.91%) DV Cleared
11 16 (2.22%) CISSP
12 15 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
12 15 (2.08%) MCITP
13 13 (1.80%) JNCIA
14 12 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (1.25%) MCSA
16 8 (1.11%) CCIE
16 8 (1.11%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.58%) SLA
2 30 (4.16%) GDPR
3 25 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (3.05%) NIST
5 14 (1.94%) NIST 800
6 11 (1.53%) COBIT
7 9 (1.25%) PCI DSS
8 8 (1.11%) QA
9 5 (0.69%) Actionable Recommendations
10 4 (0.55%) AICPA
10 4 (0.55%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.42%) ISO 20022
11 3 (0.42%) PSD2
11 3 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.42%) TARGET2
12 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.28%) MISRA
12 2 (0.28%) NCSC
13 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.14%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 103 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 49 (6.80%) Docker
3 48 (6.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.80%) vSphere
6 12 (1.66%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (0.97%) Firmware
8 4 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.42%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (0.28%) KVM
10 2 (0.28%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.28%) Xen
10 2 (0.28%) XenApp
11 1 (0.14%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 53 (7.35%) Terraform
2 42 (5.83%) Kubernetes
3 26 (3.61%) QRadar
4 24 (3.33%) Ansible
5 20 (2.77%) SCCM
6 8 (1.11%) Puppet
7 7 (0.97%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.97%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (0.97%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (0.97%) WSUS
8 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.69%) Cisco CME
9 5 (0.69%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.69%) SCOM
10 2 (0.28%) Nessus
10 2 (0.28%) OVSD
Vendors
1 214 (29.68%) Microsoft
2 119 (16.50%) Cisco
3 73 (10.12%) VMware
4 49 (6.80%) SAP
5 44 (6.10%) CheckPoint
6 43 (5.96%) Palo Alto
7 37 (5.13%) IBM
8 36 (4.99%) Juniper
9 28 (3.88%) ArcSight
10 27 (3.74%) BeyondTrust
10 27 (3.74%) CyberArk
10 27 (3.74%) LogRhythm
10 27 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (3.61%) Bomgar
11 26 (3.61%) HP
11 26 (3.61%) NetWitness
11 26 (3.61%) Splunk
11 26 (3.61%) Thycotic
12 20 (2.77%) Sophos
13 19 (2.64%) Citrix