Period
to 14 May 2021

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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK > England
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 253 185 185
Rank change year-on-year -68 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Internet 1,062 1,689 2,536
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.32% 1.88% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.21% 12.45% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1,333 1,884
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £24,650
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £66,500 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,196 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.39% +5.26% -

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 10,405 13,564 20,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.95% 15.12% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7,846 10,916 16,168
10th Percentile £28,813 £26,750 £26,246
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 14 May 2021.

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 14 May 2021. 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 -70 392 £57,500 -4.17% 83
South West +2 191 £47,500 +2.70% 23
North of England -49 148 £43,000 -16.10% 52
South East -54 148 £50,000 +8.11% 54
Yorkshire +4 94 £43,000 -14.00% 14
East of England -32 68 £38,500 -9.41% 22
Midlands -110 59 £37,500 -6.25% 52
North West -51 41 £45,000 -15.89% 28
West Midlands -103 39 £37,500 -10.71% 26
East Midlands -16 20 £35,000 -12.50% 25
North East +1 13 £49,000 +11.36% 10
Internet
UK

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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.

1 333 (31.36%) Social Skills
2 310 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
3 225 (21.19%) JavaScript
4 210 (19.77%) Microsoft
5 207 (19.49%) AWS
6 201 (18.93%) Firewall
7 200 (18.83%) Degree
8 196 (18.46%) Azure
9 185 (17.42%) Linux
10 184 (17.33%) Windows
11 175 (16.48%) Software Engineering
12 173 (16.29%) Docker
13 170 (16.01%) Internet of Things
13 170 (16.01%) Python
14 166 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
15 152 (14.31%) Java
16 136 (12.81%) DevOps
17 134 (12.62%) Cisco
18 129 (12.15%) DNS
18 129 (12.15%) Computer Science
19 124 (11.68%) Kubernetes
20 123 (11.58%) Active Directory
20 123 (11.58%) CSS
21 120 (11.30%) SQL
21 120 (11.30%) Data Centre
22 118 (11.11%) HTML
23 116 (10.92%) Oracle
24 113 (10.64%) VMware
25 108 (10.17%) Web Services
25 108 (10.17%) Microsoft 365

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 42 (3.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 36 (3.39%) nginx
3 35 (3.30%) Apache
3 35 (3.30%) IIS
4 30 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 26 (2.45%) SharePoint
6 24 (2.26%) MS Exchange
7 19 (1.79%) Apache Spark
8 18 (1.69%) Confluence
9 17 (1.60%) WordPress
10 13 (1.22%) ejabberd
11 11 (1.04%) OpenStack
12 10 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.66%) CMS
14 6 (0.56%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.56%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.38%) Drupal
15 4 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
16 3 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.28%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 51 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.094%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.094%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.094%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.094%) InDesign
7 1 (0.094%) InVision
7 1 (0.094%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.094%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.094%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (0.75%) Magento
1 8 (0.75%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 5 (0.47%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.094%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.094%) Maximo
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.094%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.094%) PlanetPress Connect
4 1 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.094%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.094%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 207 (19.49%) AWS
2 196 (18.46%) Azure
3 108 (10.17%) Microsoft 365
4 88 (8.29%) SaaS
5 63 (5.93%) GCP
6 52 (4.90%) IaaS
7 50 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (3.30%) GitHub
9 34 (3.20%) PaaS
10 26 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
11 24 (2.26%) Amazon S3
12 18 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
13 17 (1.60%) npm
13 17 (1.60%) Serverless
14 14 (1.32%) Power Platform
15 13 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
16 12 (1.13%) Route 53
17 11 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (1.04%) Google Workspace
18 9 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 201 (18.93%) Firewall
2 129 (12.15%) DNS
3 105 (9.89%) LAN
4 99 (9.32%) Wireless
5 98 (9.23%) WAN
6 91 (8.57%) VPN
7 78 (7.34%) TCP/IP
8 72 (6.78%) DHCP
8 72 (6.78%) MPLS
9 67 (6.31%) Wi-Fi
10 57 (5.37%) HTTP
10 57 (5.37%) VLAN
11 56 (5.27%) Network Security
12 55 (5.18%) BGP
13 43 (4.05%) Ethernet
14 34 (3.20%) VoIP
15 32 (3.01%) OSPF
16 30 (2.82%) IPv4
16 30 (2.82%) IPv6
17 29 (2.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 87 (8.19%) Big Data
3 58 (5.46%) MySQL
4 31 (2.92%) Relational Database
5 30 (2.82%) NoSQL
6 28 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (1.60%) Hadoop
8 16 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (1.32%) Redis
11 13 (1.22%) Oracle Database
12 10 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
12 10 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (0.85%) Blockchain
13 9 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.66%) Power BI
15 7 (0.66%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.56%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 95 (8.95%) Git (software)
2 47 (4.43%) JIRA
3 45 (4.24%) Jenkins
4 20 (1.88%) PHPUnit
5 13 (1.22%) Cypress.io
5 13 (1.22%) Maven
6 11 (1.04%) fastlane
7 10 (0.94%) Bitbucket
7 10 (0.94%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.85%) NUnit
9 8 (0.75%) webpack
10 5 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.47%) GCC
10 5 (0.47%) JUnit
10 5 (0.47%) Selenium
11 4 (0.38%) CircleCI
11 4 (0.38%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.38%) RSpec
12 3 (0.28%) GitLab
12 3 (0.28%) Postman
General
1 333 (31.36%) Social Skills
2 100 (9.42%) Finance
3 94 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (5.84%) Telecoms
5 52 (4.90%) Marketing
6 45 (4.24%) Public Sector
7 38 (3.58%) Electronics
7 38 (3.58%) Local Government
8 36 (3.39%) Public Speaking
9 34 (3.20%) Organisational Skills
10 33 (3.11%) Banking
11 30 (2.82%) Retail
12 20 (1.88%) Legal
13 18 (1.69%) Games
14 16 (1.51%) Influencing Skills
14 16 (1.51%) Presentation Skills
15 15 (1.41%) Manufacturing
16 13 (1.22%) Law
17 11 (1.04%) Automotive
18 10 (0.94%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 231 (21.75%) Developer
2 93 (8.76%) Network Engineer
3 72 (6.78%) Cloud Engineer
4 59 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 52 (4.90%) Cloud Developer
6 48 (4.52%) Software Engineer
7 46 (4.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 44 (4.14%) Architect
8 44 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
9 41 (3.86%) Analyst
10 40 (3.77%) Senior Developer
11 38 (3.58%) IT Engineer
11 38 (3.58%) IT Support
12 37 (3.48%) Consultant
12 37 (3.48%) Security Engineer
13 35 (3.30%) Junior
14 34 (3.20%) Support Engineer
14 34 (3.20%) Support Technician
15 32 (3.01%) PHP Developer
16 30 (2.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (11.58%) CSS
2 118 (11.11%) HTML
3 108 (10.17%) Web Services
4 99 (9.32%) RESTful
5 92 (8.66%) React
6 73 (6.87%) Node.js
7 55 (5.18%) AngularJS
8 54 (5.08%) .NET
9 50 (4.71%) REST
10 33 (3.11%) 802.1X
11 32 (3.01%) Laravel
12 31 (2.92%) Elastic Stack
13 30 (2.82%) CSS3
13 30 (2.82%) Symfony
13 30 (2.82%) Vue.js
14 28 (2.64%) SOAP
15 26 (2.45%) Apache Flex
16 25 (2.35%) Kafka
17 24 (2.26%) HTML5
17 24 (2.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 170 (16.01%) Internet of Things
2 120 (11.30%) Data Centre
3 101 (9.51%) User Experience
4 68 (6.40%) Algorithms
5 67 (6.31%) Self-Motivation
6 64 (6.03%) Management Information System
7 53 (4.99%) Public Cloud
8 48 (4.52%) Mobile App
9 43 (4.05%) Data Structures
10 31 (2.92%) Smart Home
11 29 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
12 23 (2.17%) Driving Licence
13 22 (2.07%) Online Banking
14 21 (1.98%) Video\Live Streaming
15 20 (1.88%) Home Automation
15 20 (1.88%) Replication
16 17 (1.60%) Music Streaming
17 16 (1.51%) Social Media
18 15 (1.41%) Private Cloud
18 15 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 185 (17.42%) Linux
2 184 (17.33%) Windows
3 65 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 64 (6.03%) Android
5 46 (4.33%) Windows 10
6 44 (4.14%) Apple iOS
7 38 (3.58%) Unix
8 27 (2.54%) Debian
8 27 (2.54%) Windows 7
9 23 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (1.79%) Windows Server 2016
12 18 (1.69%) Windows Server 2019
13 17 (1.60%) Embedded Linux
14 12 (1.13%) CentOS
14 12 (1.13%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.66%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.56%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (16.48%) Software Engineering
3 166 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
4 136 (12.81%) DevOps
5 129 (12.15%) Computer Science
6 103 (9.70%) Mentoring
7 96 (9.04%) Analytics
8 90 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
9 89 (8.38%) ITIL
9 89 (8.38%) Microservices
10 84 (7.91%) Project Management
11 77 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 76 (7.16%) Scrum
13 72 (6.78%) Coaching
14 66 (6.21%) Open Source
15 64 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
16 62 (5.84%) OO
16 62 (5.84%) Test Automation
17 60 (5.65%) Load Balancing
18 59 (5.56%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 225 (21.19%) JavaScript
2 170 (16.01%) Python
3 152 (14.31%) Java
4 120 (11.30%) SQL
5 99 (9.32%) TypeScript
6 88 (8.29%) PowerShell
7 83 (7.82%) C#
8 74 (6.97%) PHP
9 70 (6.59%) C
10 68 (6.40%) Go
11 54 (5.08%) Ruby
12 48 (4.52%) Perl
13 43 (4.05%) Bash Shell
14 35 (3.30%) C++
14 35 (3.30%) Shell Script
15 33 (3.11%) ES6
16 18 (1.69%) Rust
17 13 (1.22%) Embedded C++
18 10 (0.94%) PL/SQL
18 10 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 200 (18.83%) Degree
2 87 (8.19%) Security Cleared
3 83 (7.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 60 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
5 57 (5.37%) Master's Degree
6 53 (4.99%) SC Cleared
7 40 (3.77%) CCNP
8 38 (3.58%) CCNA
9 26 (2.45%) DV Cleared
10 23 (2.17%) CISSP
11 18 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (1.51%) DBS Check
13 10 (0.94%) CISM
13 10 (0.94%) JNCIA
13 10 (0.94%) JNCIS
14 9 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (0.75%) PhD
16 7 (0.66%) CCIE
17 6 (0.56%) CISA
17 6 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.90%) QA
2 29 (2.73%) SLA
3 27 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.32%) GDPR
5 10 (0.94%) GRC
6 9 (0.85%) PMO
7 7 (0.66%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (0.38%) NCSC
9 4 (0.38%) RMADS
10 3 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.28%) IFRS
10 3 (0.28%) NIST
10 3 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.28%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.19%) HAZOP
11 2 (0.19%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 173 (16.29%) Docker
2 123 (11.58%) Active Directory
3 76 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (4.14%) KVM
5 37 (3.48%) Firmware
6 30 (2.82%) Hyper-V
7 20 (1.88%) iptables
8 18 (1.69%) QEMU
9 17 (1.60%) Kamailio
10 15 (1.41%) Postfix
11 12 (1.13%) XenDesktop
12 10 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (0.94%) vSphere
13 7 (0.66%) Xen
14 6 (0.56%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
16 4 (0.38%) OpenSIPS
16 4 (0.38%) Varnish
16 4 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
16 4 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 124 (11.68%) Kubernetes
2 56 (5.27%) Puppet
3 44 (4.14%) Ansible
4 40 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (3.01%) Terraform
6 20 (1.88%) HAProxy
6 20 (1.88%) ZABBIX
7 19 (1.79%) CFEngine
7 19 (1.79%) Demisto
7 19 (1.79%) SCCM
8 18 (1.69%) Galera Cluster
9 16 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
10 12 (1.13%) FortiGate
11 10 (0.94%) Data Guard
11 10 (0.94%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 7 (0.66%) Prometheus
14 6 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 210 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 134 (12.62%) Cisco
3 116 (10.92%) Oracle
4 113 (10.64%) VMware
5 96 (9.04%) Google
6 72 (6.78%) Juniper
7 51 (4.80%) Citrix
8 45 (4.24%) HP
9 38 (3.58%) Palo Alto
10 36 (3.39%) PagerDuty
10 36 (3.39%) ServiceNow
11 28 (2.64%) Mitel
12 26 (2.45%) CheckPoint
12 26 (2.45%) Splunk
13 22 (2.07%) SonicWALL
14 21 (1.98%) Apple
14 21 (1.98%) NEC
15 19 (1.79%) ArcSight
16 18 (1.69%) GENBAND
16 18 (1.69%) Percona